Account Director (Corporate)

Looking for a new challenge? Please come and join our corporate team where we are looking to recruit at Account Director level.  Murray comprises a team of exceptional professionals managing strategic communications for some of Ireland’s largest companies and public sector organisations.

This role will suit those with the ambition to shape corporate narratives, protect and enhance client reputations at times of crisis, and inform communications around global transactions of scale. You should be ready to help our clients build best-in-class employer brands, deliver impactful sustainability programmes and engage with a wide range of stakeholders to deliver exceptional results.

Ideally you will already be working at Account Director level or be an Account Manager/Senior Consultant looking to move to the next level, however candidates from a non-agency background are also encouraged to apply.

For over four decades, Murray has been at the forefront of the communications industry and this exciting role offers an opportunity to join our award-winning team and an opportunity to learn, develop and grow within a supportive and collegiate environment. Murray is home to the 2020 Cannes Young Lions PR winners, some of the most experienced PR professionals in the industry, and a suite of blue-chip clients that mean every day provides a new challenge.

Murray offers opportunities for significant career progression, a supportive team environment where you are encouraged to really spread your wings and continuous professional development and training and development opportunities.  We believe in not only hiring the best, but in investing in and developing our people to achieve their true potential.  The longevity of tenure amongst our colleagues and clients speaks volumes about our inclusive culture.

We want to hear from ambitious, bright, and down to earth team players, who will work with us to deliver integrated communications services across corporate affairs, public affairs, crisis management, content creation, digital strategy and execution to our top-class client roster.

The ideal candidates will have:

  • A minimum of five years’ experience in a relevant agency or in-house position.
  • Media relations expertise across print, broadcast and online
  • Excellent attention to detail, strong writing and communications skills
  • A relevant third level qualification.
  • Demonstrable experience in developing and implementing high impact communications strategies and programmes for clients or clear ability to develop same
  • A track record of managing high profile clients and handling client budgets or clear ability to develop same

What we offer

Joining Murray will mean you will be working alongside great colleagues on some of the most significant public relations accounts in Ireland. We offer our staff:

  • Competitive salary
  • Meaningful performance bonus
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Access to hybrid working
  • Continuous internal training and development
  • Financial support for external training
  • Staff social programme
  • Pension/PRSA facility
  • Flexible and remote working to meet NPHET requirements

Please submit a CV and covering letter, noting you are applying for the Account Director position in strict confidence to by Friday, 6th May 2022.