I want to work in...Advertising

This list of links and resources has been carefully compiled by our Careers Consultants and Careers Information Team to provide you with the key knowledge you need if you are considering a career in this line of work.   All the links are reviewed regularly to ensure the source is reliable and the information is accurate and relevant.

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Sector overview

Typical job profiles

Useful online resources

Job sites and specialist recruiters

Magazines/business insight 

  • Campaign Online business portal for the advertising, marketing & PR industries. Includes job search facility
  • The Drum Media and marketing magazine, with job search section
  • Marketing Week Sector news, directory, job search 

Advertising agencies 

Professional bodies

To find out more about what it's like to work in this career, use the LinkedIn alumni tool to make contact with Strathclyde alumni working in this area.