PR Recruitment Firms: Network for PR Jobs

Recruiters play a critical role in finding senior public relations pros. They’re masters at networking and the real good headhunters are always looking for new talent. We’ve put together a list of agencies specializing in public relations and communications jobs. Many of their websites have current PR job openings, tips and suggestions on how to work together to land that next great PR career position. Don’t forget these other PR Job resources: PR Coach Public Relations Job Board, Best Places to Find PR Jobs and Best PR Job Tools & Resources.

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Agency Central (UK)
Looking for a UK PR job? Here’s a terrific site and search tool for recruitment agencies. Search by location or job title. Hail Britannia.

Bloom, Gross & Associates
Specializes in searches for PR professionals and does the PR Week salary survey. Many job openings featured on its website.

Cantor Integrated Marketing Staffing
Cantor has some helpful articles and tips for PR job hunters including how to work with a recruiter.

Capstone Partners
Handles placement of senior professionals in government relations and strategic communications in DC, Charlotte and Columbus.

Chaloner Associates
Solid PR, marketing, and corporate communications job listings.

CM Recruiting
SF recruiter covers west coast and national searches. Check for public relations job openings.

Based in San Francisco, handles regional and national searches in PR and related professions.

F & C Executive Recruiting
Copley, Ohio recruiters cover PR, marketing and advertising.

Flesher & Associates
Silicon Valley firm recruits in high-tech, marketing and corporate communications. Some useful job market resources.

Heyman Associates, Inc Executive Search
Has senior level postings and produces a quality newsletter called Positioning.

High Tech Connect
Pleasanton, CA firm handles PR and Marcom recruitment.

Integrity Search Inc
Specializing in communication search, Integrity has several good tools and papers of interest to PR career candidates.

Judith Cushman & Associates
Seattle recruiter handles communications searches on the west coast and across the US.  Cushman Report has useful market place trends for senior professionals.

Koller Search Partners
Works for PR, advertising, online, media, entertainment and publishing in NYC and LA.

Laurie Mitchell & Company
Cleveland based firm recruits PR, marketing and advertising professionals.  Has several resume writing and email etiquette tips.

Linsey Careers
Focused on finding corporate communications and marketing professionals in Seattle, the Pacific Northwest and US.

Lynn Hazan & Associates
Impressive list of PR, advertising, marketing and communications job postings from this Chicago recruiter.

Lynne Palmer Executive Recruitment
Good list of active job listings in corporate communications, marketing, advertising, public relations, publishing and new media.

Marshall Consultants
CA firm specializing in PR, corporate, investor relations and marketing communications.

McClellan Tesar Reynes
Chicago firm’s expertise is integrated marketing recruitment.

Melinda Holm & Associates
Handles marketing, communications, PR and advertising placement from Chicago.

Moyer, Sherwood Associates
Specializes in corporate communications, public relations, not for profits and marketing in NY.

Neil Frank & Company
West coast US PR recruiters.

Paladin Recruiting & Staffing
Finds marketing, creative and PR talent across the US.

Paradigm Staffing
Specializes in PR and communications industry recruitment.  Numerous public relations job postings and a helpful alert for new job listings.

Patch & Associates
West coast recruiter has a range of public relations job listings.

Peter Bell & Associates
NYC search firm has current openings on its website.

PR Talent
Agency specializes in PR recruitment and features a large number of PR job postings, very useful resume tips and a member forum. Offices in NY, LA, London.

This search agency specializes in pharmaceutical and medical sectors but does feature health care public relations and communications jobs.

Spring Associates Inc
Has listings for PR Agency and Corporate communications jobs. Producers of  The Official Public Relations Salary & Bonus Report or you can just read the news release.  Check out the free resume critique service.

Tesar Reynes Inc
Covers PR, advertising, marketing and creative recruitment in Chicago and NE US.

The Fry Group, Inc
Good list of senior postings as well as salary tools and resources.

The Ward Group
Handles executive search in marketing and communications from its Woburn, MA and NY offices.

Cleveland recruiter does have some communication and marketing jobs.

DC firm handles executive searches for communications professionals.

Wills Consulting Associates
Specializing in corporate communications, public relations and public affairs jobs search and based in Greenwich, CT.