Account Director

Account Director

From £36,000 pro’rata



Voted one of the best places to work in Gloucestershire, our client is looking for a PR Account Executive, on a nine-month FTC to cover maternity.

A creative comms agency, with measurement at its core, this is a fun and exciting opportunity for a PR Account Director to lead a team of driven individuals.

Our client work 4.5 day weeks (paid for 5), with Fridays being a half-day, from home.



  • Ensure client timelines are created and adhered to by empowering your team
  • Approve team content
  • Create strategies and creative ideas that deliver against client goals
  • Handle reviews with your team – including the creation of SMART development goals
  • Work with the Head of New Business to onboard clients
  • Share your knowledge and experience as part of ongoing internal training and development
  • Lead creative meetings and let imaginations fly
  • Have calls with prospective clients and be involved in presentations for current clients
  • Create quality reports for clients alongside your team, highlighting agreed-upon measurements and KPIs
  • Be on top of the media in a way that’s beneficial to clients and the team – looking for opportunities, managing and delegating reactive ideas to your team as required


Skills/ Experience:

  • PR experience, either in-house or agency
  • Previous experience leading a team
  • You are fun and friendly, with a creative flair and a keen eye for detail
  • You are ambitious, organised, and care about delivering great results
  • Digital savvy



  • 4.5 day week, for 5 days’ pay
  • 25 days annual leave, plus your birthday day off
  • 12 work from home days to use throughout the year
  • Charity work (last Friday of each month, dedicated hours)
  • Bereavement policy
  • Parental policy (enhanced maternity, miscarriage leave, paternity leave etc)

GB Marketing is your specialist in Marketing and Agency recruitment. We hire across a vast range of roles including PR, Ecommerce, Advertising, Digital Marketing, Creative Marketing and Communications.

We manage Marketing jobs in Gloucestershire and the Southwest including Cheltenham, Gloucester, Worcester, Tewkesbury, Cirencester, and Bristol.

Specialists in permanent recruitment, we also provide temporary, interim and fixed term solutions. We are committed to working to the highest possible standards for our candidates and clients.




  • Job Category Marketing
  • Job Location Gloucester
  • Job Salary £36,000
  • Job Salary Benefits
  • Job hours Full-Time
  • Job Type Contract
  • Job Ref JO513