Account Director

  • Slowey McManus Communications
  • Boston, MA, USA
Full Time Business Development Communications Marketing Professional Services Strategy

Job Description

Slowey McManus Communications is seeking a talented Account Director to further their career at our rapidly expanding company.


About Us:

Slowey McManus Communications is a strategic communications firm headquartered in Boston, serving corporate, nonprofit, public policy-oriented and mission-driven clients. Founded by Dominic Slowey and Jim McManus, the firm specializes in promoting the interests and advancing the causes of social impact and nonprofit organizations through thoughtful, compelling messaging and content delivery strategies. What sets us apart from our competitors is our enthusiastic, thorough immersion in our clients and their challenges. We dive deeply with our clients to understand their strengths, their culture, and their goals, and then we customize a plan of action. SMC is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.



  • Serving as a key contact for clients from a variety of spaces

  • Participating in client calls/meetings

  • Establishing benchmarks and creating data and success matrices for clients

  • Executing strategic communications campaign strategies

  • Executing media outreach

  • Executing digital communications programs

  • Monitoring relevant social media accounts

  • Writing press releases, pitches, fact sheets, and digital content

  • Working closely with a small team to provide client service

  • Contributing meaningfully to business development



  • Bachelor’s degree or higher required

  • 6-8 years of communications experience

  • Experience working with people from diverse racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic backgrounds

  • Experience communicating with a broad range of stakeholders

  • Strong written and verbal communications skills

  • Strong time management and multitasking skills


Salary range:

  • Competitive salary, commensurate with experience

  • Generous benefits package includes annual bonus, health insurance, commuting subsidy, PTO, 401K


To apply: 

Please email David Art,, with the subject line “Job Opening – Account Director,” with your resume and cover letter. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. 


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. Slowey McManus Communications is committed to equity, diversity and inclusion throughout the organization and believes strongly in the many benefits  that come from a diverse workforce. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. SMC is committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.