Join us on the 2023 Back2Businessship Returners Programme

Are you a Media, Marketing or Communications/PR professional who has taken time out of your career for caring reasons?

Are you now looking to get back into the workplace?

If so, the Back2Businessship programme, now celebrating its 10th year, could be a great programme to help you launch an entry back into your career.

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Leaders in Marketing, PR, Digital, Corporate Affairs, Sponsorship and Sports Marketing Recruitment

Hello and welcome to f1 recruitment, a leading disruptor in the recruitment and search sector for Marketing, PR, Digital, Corporate Affairs, Sponsorship and Sports Marketing professionals.

For 18 years we have committed to building relationships to help individuals develop their careers and connect employers to outstanding, diverse talent.

Our expert consultants have placed Communications and Marketing & Sponsorship Directors at leading organisations across all sectors locally and globally both agency and client side.

We are changing the face of the recruitment sector as a trailblazer for a more inclusive and diverse workforce. In December 2021 we became a Certified B-Corp achieving one of the highest points score by any UK recruitment & search consultancy.

We value all of our clients and candidates and want you to be a part of this change with us!

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Latest jobs

Senior Account Director – Sports PR & Comms – to £65K – London/Hybrid


£51k to £100k

Sports / Sports PR /

Paid Digital/Social Media Executive – Global Sports Brand – 9 to 12 months FTC – £28K to £35K DoE – Manchester/Hybrid

External Communications/PR Content Writer – £70-90k + 20% salary bonus + good corporate benefits Central London based – hybrid working

Greater London

£51k to £100k

Communication & PR / Corporate Communications /

Managing Director – PR Consultancy £150,000 + bonus + LTIP package

Greater London


PR /

Consultant – Corporate Affairs and Learning & Development £60K-70K

Greater London

£51k to £100k

Communication & PR / Corporate Communications /

Senior Account Director – Sports Marketing & Comms – to £60K – London/Hybrid

Associate Director – Consumer Lifestyle £65,000-£80,000


£51k to £100k

Communication & PR / Events & Experiential /

Marketing Communications Manager – Leading London Charity – £40K to £45K London/Hybrid

Greater London

£36k to £50k

Marketing /

Communication & PR

Marketing & Digital

Experiential & Events


Opinions & Stories

Congratulations on the start of a really exciting new chapter for VCCP Business and Harvard with the arrival of Rachel Friend as Executive Chair at Harvard. Working alongside Lorna Hughes ANDREW LAST and Georgina G. Eat the Fox. Jo Parker.

01 Feb 2023

Thank you to our amazing NoTurningBack2020 Ambasssadors Naomi, Madeleine and Faith for a brilliantly inspiring virtual talk to Haberdashers’ Crayford Academy 6th formers. – We are so pleased to have you onboard. #Noturningback2020

27 Jan 2023

A very warm welcome to Youssef Hassan, Marketing Partnerships Manager, Global Sponsorships, World Rugby and now Ambassador to NoTurningBack2020

27 Jan 2023

@VCCP Business and @BCW-global have joined the Back2businessship programme, hosting the second week at their central London offices.

23 Jan 2023

The Team