CAREERS IN… Advertising, Marketing & PR

The links below are relevant to your subject area and will list careers information, employers in your field and job/work experience opportunities. You may want to look at other areas closely aligned to your subject area. Also bear in mind that there are a range of careers open to you which may not directly relate to the subject you have studied.

To access a comprehensive listing of occupations visit Prospects Explore Types of Jobs

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Careers Info Jobs & Work Experience Volunteering Employer Directories Related Media & Docs

Careers Info

Prospects – Graduate Careers Website

Industry Insights – Marketing, Advertising & PR
Types of Jobs – Marketing, Advertising & PR
Options with your subject – Explore career options with your degree.

Getin2 Marketing – Provides a wealth of industry knowledge, information and tips on marketing and related professions.

Creative Skillset Advertising – Creative Skillset is the licensed Sector Skills Council for entertainment media, fashion and textiles, publishing and advertising, marketing and communications.

Chartered Institute of Marketing – Includes ‘Careers & CPD’ and ‘Marketing Resources’

D&AD – Advice and information on design and art direction.

Institute of Practitioners in Advertising – Find out about a career in advertising, including agency types and roles.

The Communication, Advertising and Marketing Education Foundation – Find out about specialist marketing qualifications.

The Institute of Direct and Digital Marketing – Search ‘Directory’ to find companies in your sector and find out all the latest on marketing best practice, research and reports

The Advertising Association – Keep up to date with what’s happening in the world of advertising.

The Institute of Promotional Marketing – View ‘Education’ for information on promotional marketing training courses

How to get a job in public relations and various other PR tips – A guide from Pressat on how to get your first job in public relations.

Jobs & Work Experience

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Prospects Graduate Jobs – Marketing, Advertising & PR.

For general work experience & volunteering opportunities visit the Work Experience section of the Careers Website.

Agency Central – Search for recruitment agencies and jobs by category and location.

Blue Skies Careers – Marketing recruitment site

Brand Republic Jobs – Search for advertising, marketing, media and PR jobs.

Guardian Jobs – Search for ‘Marketing and PR’.

MAD Jobs – Marketing, advertising and design jobs listed.

Media Recruitment(Media Recruitment – Public Relations Recruitment Agency

Marketing Jobboard – Jobs in marketing, advertising and PR.

MrWeb – The market research industry online – includes jobs section.

Pathfinders Recruitment – Media recruitment agency.

PR Moment – Includes PR jobs and ‘Find a PR Agency’.

PR Week Jobs – Find PR jobs in the UK and overseas.

Research Job Finder – Jobs in Market Research.

Stopgap – Marketing recruitment site.

Targetjobs – Marketing, Advertising & PR.

The Drum Jobs – Creative marketing and media jobs


For general volunteering opportunities visit the Volunteering section of the Careers Website.

Employer Directories

Ad Forum – search for advertising agencies.

Creativebrief – Access information on marketing and PR agencies.

Prospects – Find Graduate EmployersA-Z of graduate recruiters.

The Drum Directory – search for creative marketing and media companies

Yellow Pages – Search public relations/marketing/advertising consultancies regionally

Related Media & Docs

Careers Talk Podcast – Breaking into Competitive Sectors – Advertising

Career Player – Video profiles on Advertising and PR.