The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 08 December 2016 09:09:38 +0000 Account Director (PPC) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/144628/Account%2520Director%2520%28PPC%29.html Forward3D is an award winning, cutting-edge, and multilingual digital marketing agency. We work with some of the world’s most prestigious brands including Ralph Lauren, Hilton Hotels, ASOS, British Airways and Gucci and are proud to be one of the largest independent agencies in the world. We currently have 11 offices globally with plans for continued growth - now is a great time to join our thriving team and see your own career flourish.   We’re looking for an accomplished PPC pro with experience in performance marketing and a flair for driving team output. You will take responsibility for the management of multiple paid search teams, as well as help drive innovation with our bespoke industry leading tech. A challenging senior level role, your expertise within the field will have every chance to shine.   You will; Own strategic client relationship’s; getting involved in key aspects of client communication contributing to high-level strategy Identify new opportunities in the marketplace and attend prospective pitches Provide leadership and support to the team; developing team members, managing the workload and resource allocation   The ideal candidate will have the following core skills and abilities: Confident with a client's digital marketing strategy Hands-on paid search experience in addition to a strong technical understanding Proven leadership experience gained in a fast-past environment Exceptional communication skills Real desire to join a forward thinking agency   Above all you will be... 07 December 2016 11:11:44 +0000 Design Director (Creative Director) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/144491/Design%2520Director%2520%28Creative%2520Director%29.html We are proud to be working with one of the best branding agencies in the UK, in their search for a Design Director. With opportunity for this role to progress to Creative Director level, the role is perfect for someone looking for a fresh, new challenge where you will be working on some of the most high-profile branding projects in the UK. This well-established agency has an unrivalled reputation for quality of work, and underpinning their projects with thought and consideration for their client’s requirements. Having grown steadily and sensibly over the past 30 years, their collaborative and agile culture has seen some of the UKs most impressive brands walk through their door and they have evolved to ensure their clients are benefiting from their vast experience in branding, offering them a truly integrated solution.   As Design Director, you will be leading and mentoring a talented design department, inspiring and challenging your clients and be able to devise thought-provoking and meaningful responses to brand challenges. We are looking for someone who is inquisitive in nature, has natural leadership skills and the ability to command and engage a room with your ideas. You’ll have experience in developing identities for large, well-known brands and in turn, you’ll be working in a rewarding environment which offers you the chance to progress your career. Please apply now, by sending your CV and Portfolio to emmaburke@betterplaced.com 06 December 2016 13:01:32 +0000 Marketing Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/144403/Marketing%2520Manager.html   Marketing Manager   Competitive salary and benefits package.   The Scottish FA is seeking to appoint a Marketing Manager to join the Commercial department. Reporting to the Head of Marketing and Digital, this role will have responsibility for managing the development and delivery of strategic marketing campaigns across our three major brands – Scotland, Scottish Cup & Scottish FA.       Proven experience of working in a marketing role is required with an excellent knowledge of brand management and consumer insight. Experience of working collaboratively with sponsors; commercial partners and agencies is also essential. The ideal candidate will have the skill to adapt communication and influencing style regardless of whether working with the Marketing team or with stakeholders. This position will be based within a results orientated, fast-paced environment so it is expected of the job holder to set the priorities and to meet deadlines. Please refer to the job description for further information on requirements for this role.   Due to the nature of the role, flexibility is required with regard to working evenings and week-ends, as well as travelling. This position will be based at Hampden Park in Glasgow. If you require any further information the full job description can be found here -   If you think you have the necessary experience, skills and competencies for the role, and you wish to apply, please go to the Application Process page and follow the relative instructions. Applications... 06 December 2016 10:10:17 +0000 Media Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/144378/Media%2520Manager.html Media Manager - Manchester We are delighted to be working with a leading Media agency in their search for a Media Manager within their Manchester team. This agency work with an impressive range of clients across a broad range of sectors, planning and managing their Media activities across every available channel to ensure maximum visibility. Its an exciting place to work due to the ever-changing nature of the work and range of clients involved - for a Media Manager looking to progress their career its an opportunity not to be missed. The Media Manager will manage several high profile clients with duties inclulding: Planning clients media activity, identifying relevant channels to ensure maximium visibility and success with the target market. Managing relationships with clients to fully understand their aims and objectives and to maintain the agencies position as their Media agency of choice. Overseeing campaign delivery ensuring everyone is briefed on objectives and plans. Presenting ideas to clients to ensure their buy-in. Applicants for the Media Manager role should be able to demonstrate some experience planning Media activities, preferably within an agency environment. Excellent client facing skills are essential as is an understanding of both online and offline media.  Prospects for personal progression are excellent and the agency offer a generous salary and benefits package. For more information, apply quickly! 04 December 2016 08:08:27 +0000 Account Executive/Senior Account Executive, top retail agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/144227/Account%2520Executive%2FSenior%2520Account%2520Executive%2C%2520top.html This is a lovely role with a well established Manchester integrated agency. The agency has a wide range of clients in the retail sector and as such, most of their projects are around retail advertising, shopper marketing, brand activation,  POS & In Store. It is a very creative agency and they regularly win awards. Following continued growth, they are seeking an Account Executive to join the team. We are ideally looking for someone with 12 months agency experience and the agency are happy to consider Senior Account Executives too. As Account Executive/Senior Account Executive you will work closely with an Account Manager and Account Director and be responsible for the day to day account management of several accounts. You should already be proficient in the development of creative briefs and working with Designers & Studio team members to ensure projects are completed on time. We're looking for an Account Executive who has great attention to detail and who can juggle several projects simultaneously.  You'll work through the line - on everything from TV and press through to digital, in-store and everything in between. A great agency with lots of talented staff who you can learn from and develop your own career.  You must love brands and advertising and be obsessed with consumers and the customer journey. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 02 December 2016 08:08:18 +0000 Digital Account Director - top Manchester agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/144078/Digital%2520Account%2520Director%2520-%2520top%2520Manchester%2520agency.html We are currently working with a top Manchester digital agency who are looking for a Digital Account Director to join the team.  This is a boutique digital agency who are very creative and who have a global client portfolio.  As Digital Account Director, you will have experience across all digital channels and we're looking for someone who can work across design, content, search and social - a real all-rounder. You should be comfortable working across paid media and paid social too.  At this level, we're looking for someone to take the lead working directly with clients and managing their expectations.  You'll enjoy leading a small team and taking responsibility for growing accounts.  The role could suit someone who feels that they are ready to step up to Account Director level or an established Account Director and salary will be in line with experience.  The agency has a terrific reputation for innovative and results oriented digital campaigns and if you'd like to know more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 01 December 2016 12:12:18 +0000 Operations Director/Dublin http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/144041/Operations%2520Director%2FDublin.html Experienced Operations Director for an international agency based in Dublin. This is an exceptional opportunity for someone with a proven track record in agency operations to join this fast growing, international award winning agency. You will have significant experience in working in an integrated agency with a background in project management and delivery. As this is a new role for this growing agency, it’s a great opportunity for an Ops Director to build and drive new working practices to achieve maximum creativity and profitability - driving the business forward with operational oversight of all delivery functions and profit centres. The Ops Director will set the strategy and promote the integration of the agency departments and group agencies, driving additional revenue opportunities.   They will help, guide and support trouble-shooting, acting as an escalation point for Project Management and delivery departments.   Working alongside Client Services and the Head of Client Pricing, the Ops Director will be involved in setting client fees and any negotiations with procurement. They will be a champion of and advisor on value pricing.   Working with the heads of the delivery departments, the Ops Director will guide and advise on contracts and supplier relationships, looking to partner with the best talent and driving revenue opportunities.   The role has five key functions reporting in: Project Management, Resource Management, Production, Digital and Studio setting the vision, direction and commercial targets for each of these... 30 November 2016 16:04:38 +0000 Board of Governors http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/143836/Board%2520of%2520Governors.html Board of Governors For further info The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland is Scotland’s national Conservatoire and an international leader in the provision of education from early years to doctoral level in dance, drama, music, production and screen. The breadth of our provision is unique in the UK, encompassing as it does all genres of the performing arts. A leading research institution, the Royal Conservatoire is also one of the busiest and most exciting performing arts venues in the UK. International in outlook, we recruit students from some 50 countries. Our Board of Governors, which is responsible for the strategic direction of the Conservatoire, is seeking applications from individuals who would be willing to join the Board as non-executive Governors and/or members of Board Committees. As the Board wishes to draw on as wide an experience base as possible, and because we seek to achieve a balanced membership in terms of equality and diversity, applications from all sections of the community are welcome. The Board would particularly welcome interest from individuals who are, or have recently been, active professionally in the performing arts at a senior level and from those who have leadership experience in the promotion of access to higher education, particularly in and for the performing arts. These challenging and rewarding roles are not remunerated, but expenses are paid. If you are interested in contributing to the success of the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland by helping to shape its strategic vision as a Governor, you should send your CV and... 29 November 2016 15:03:45 +0000 Marketing Project Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/143729/Marketing%2520Project%2520Manager.html Marketing Project Manager – Manchester – New Opportunity An industry leading financial services business in Manchester is looking to bring a new Marketing Project Manager into their expansive marketing team to co-ordinate their efforts to deliver a best in class marketing strategy. The role of Marketing Project Manager is ideal if you are currently working in a marketing agency at either Senior Account Manager or Account Director level. CVs of Marketing Project Managers and Marketing Planning Managers will also be considered.   The responsibilities and duties of the Marketing Planning Manager will include but not be limited to: ·         Embedding a new campaign planning process ·         Shaping marketing best practice through influencing senior stakeholders from across the business ·         Managing the allocation and use of central resources such as digital and creative ·         Driving the cultural change of making marketing more integrated, collaborative and efficient ·         Effectively streamline multiple marketing projects from numerous business areas ·         Managing existing campaign projects through their various stages ensuring adherence to timescales and budgets ·         Reporting on project... 29 November 2016 15:03:59 +0000 Account Handlers - All Levels http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/143728/Account%2520Handlers%2520-%2520All%2520Levels.html After a couple of (fairly) quiet weeks, I’ve just been briefed on a variety of new and exciting vacancies from integrated agencies in the North West; looking for Account Handlers of all levels. If you’re looking for a new challenge to start either before or after the New Year, please have a look through a selection of roles below and get in touch if you would like to be considered for any of the positions. Account Manager/ Senior Account Manager – South Manchester - £DOE – Start ASAP Due to growth, this truly integrated and highly-regarded agency is on the lookout for either a well-established Account Manager or Senior Account Manager to join them. Working across both print and digital comms, you will be working within a team of experts, whose focus is to deliver high-quality integrated projects which deliver to clients requirements. Flexible working and perks on offer – perfect for someone looking for a well-established and thriving agency! Account Executive – Manchester CC - £23,000 – Start ASAP Incredible and multi-award winning agency is on the lookout for an Account Executive who wants to work in a fast-paced environment. You’ll have strong organisational skills, an interest in retail and ability to manage multiple projects at once. Supporting the Account Managers, you will be learning the ropes and developing your skills into becoming a fully-fledged Account Manager. Exclusive; Account Manager/ Senior Account Manager Manchester CC – £35,000 – Start ASAP One of... 29 November 2016 13:01:57 +0000 Junior-Mid Art Director/Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/143725/Junior-Mid%2520Art%2520Director%2FDesigner.html Well established agency based in Cheshire are looking for an Art Director/Designer to join their expanding team.  Working with the Creative Director and conceptual creatives you will be working on offline and online assets for a variety of clients. This agency tend to focus on retail, leisure and financial services. You will get the opportunity to work on full campaigns producing leaflets, micro sites, adverts and other design collateral.  This is an exciting time to join as this agency have recently won some new clients. If you wish to apply for this role, please send your CV and any relevant work samples through to mcr@becomeuk.com 28 November 2016 13:01:46 +0000 Account Executive/SAE (Customer Advocacy) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/143633/Account%2520Executive%2FSAE%2520%28Customer%2520Advocacy%29.html Peer endorsement continues to grow in importance as an influencer of purchasing decisions, and this agency, which is part of a bigger group, is right at the forefront of the burgeoning advocacy market. Due to continued growth, they now require an additional customer reference specialist (AM or SAE equiv.) to join their busy team offering a wide-ranging, high-quality, content-driven service to blue-chip companies across the globe. The format varies – everything from PDF to video, hybrid, web-text, infographic and white paper – but the emphasis is on high-quality testimonials and support materials, and the objective is to effectively service diverse needs in an informative, professional, cost-efficient and timely manner, helping clients to win more business, and in so doing, further establish the agency as market leaders in this specialist area. Specific responsibilities will include: - case study creation - sales and marketing reference - help desk support - customer reference database management - customer reference programme consultancy - incentive and reward programmes - e-newsletters and other comm A marketing/PR agency background would be ideal for this position, and strong communication (written and verbal), organisation and project management skills are required, as is experience in managing the creation of content. A background in technology or corporate comms would be useful, but what really counts is a positive approach, a strong customer service ethic, and a belief in the power of customer advocacy! This is a dynamic, forward-looking... 25 November 2016 16:04:56 +0000 Digital Creative Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/143511/Digital%2520Creative%2520Director.html Role Objective Reporting to the Managing Director, the creative director is accountable for the successful delivery of strong, creative services for each and every activity undertaken and sold into the client base and will bring a strong, uncompromising creative point of view to the leadership of the business. They will have a digital background and be a highly strategic thinker with a proven track record as being a leader within the wider design community. The chosen candidate will have an assertive and inspiring approach with an excellent track record of pitching and securing new business. They will work closely with the Head of Design, Commercial and Marketing teams. The successful candidate will inspire the whole company to reach ever higher degrees of excellence and demonstrate the value that critical design thinking can play in an evolving industry. The chosen candidate will have a winning mentality and have experience of pitching and securing business. They will be a well networked individual and will have a super strong portfolio of digital creative work. He/she will have a strong background experience in digital strategy and the ability to formulate and communicate this to our clients. They will have a good appreciation and experience of both marketing and of agency commercials. They will be active in the digital community and have a good grasp of the digital landscape and have opinions and visions for its future. We're looking for a bright, talented individual who's passionate about digital and understands the importance of great client service... 25 November 2016 15:03:37 +0000 Account Manager (AM) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/143509/Account%2520Manager%2520%28AM%29.html Responsibilities Reporting to the Head of Client Services, the AM is responsible for the achievement of annual revenue targets, managing and developing existing key accounts, as well as increasing / maximising the spending potential of existing key accounts. Develop and maintain close working relationships with all allocated clients so that the Company remains at the forefront of their minds and to ensure that no sales opportunities are missed. Must take responsibility for the development, management, implementation and maintenance of strategic account plans for key accounts. Help the Commercial Team to achieve goals around business development and growth within agreed sectors, assisting with new business proposals and pitches when required. Should attend and actively participate in regular Sales meetings and ensure forecast and pipeline reports are kept accurate and up to date. Ensure appropriate communication is upheld both internally in The Company and externally with clients and potential new clients. Maintain excellent relationships with clients, colleagues and suppliers, and present a professional attitude at all times.  Role Responsibilities Promote the Company’s products and services to existing customers by nurturing relationships with key decision makers - and those who influence at all levels within the account - and developing strong and consistent relationships Understand the clients’ business needs, objectives and practices and present compelling business propositions, concepts and ideas to clients at senior level Develop... 25 November 2016 15:03:38 +0000 Account Manager (AM) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/143508/Account%2520Manager%2520%28AM%29.html Role Objective Reporting to the Head of Client Services, the AM is responsible for the achievement of annual revenue targets, managing and developing existing key accounts, as well as increasing /maximising the spending potential of existing key accounts. Develop and maintain close working relationships with all allocated clients so that the company remains at the forefront of their minds and to ensure that no sales opportunities are missed. Must take responsibility for the development, management, implementation and maintenance of strategic account plans for key accounts. Help the Commercial Team to achieve goals around business development and growth within agreed sectors, assisting with new business proposals and pitches when required. Should attend and actively participate in regular Sales meetings and ensure forecast and pipeline reports are kept accurate and up to date. Ensure appropriate communication is upheld both internally in The Company and externally with clients and potential new clients. Maintain excellent relationships with clients, colleagues and suppliers, and present a professional attitude at all times. Role Responsibilities Promote the Company’s products and services to existing customers by nurturing relationships with key decision makers - and those who influence at all levels within the account - and developing strong and consistent relationships Understand the clients’ business needs, objectives and practices and present compelling business propositions, concepts and ideas to clients at senior level Develop strategic... 25 November 2016 08:08:48 +0000 Head of Digital, Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/143396/Head%2520of%2520Digital%2C%2520Manchester.html Head of Digital: Manchester An established integrated agency in Manchester are looking for a Head of Digital to lead this key division within their business. Joining the agencies senior management team you will be responsible for leading the digital operation, driving growth and developing the operation in line with changing market trends. It's an exciting role within an agency that have a great reputation and ambitious growth plans. Our client enjoy long established relationships with a range of high profile clients across the UK. They've a strong reputation for the quality of their work and offer an excellent work environment and generous benefits. This role will manage an established Digital team looking to grow the operation and develop their service offering. Specifically the Head of Digital will be responsible for: Reviewing and developing the agencies existing strategy for Digital growth, identifying additional opportunities to increase revenues. Raising awareness of the agencies Digital offering to grow the existing client base, working closely with the Business Development Manager. Developing the existing team and recruitment of new skills into the agency as required. Providing leadership, direction and training to the team to ensure the agency retains its top talent. As part of the senior management team, playing an active role in driving growth across other areas of the agency particularly PR and Social Media. Maintaining an awareness of changes and innovations in Digital Marketing that can benefit the agency and its clients. This is an... 25 November 2016 08:08:12 +0000 (Junior) Account Manager - Integrated http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/143395/%28Junior%29%2520Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520Integrated.html A great opportunity for a junior account manager seeking a new challenge (or senior account executive ready for progression). Due to continued growth, an integrated specialist agency requires an additional account handler with experience - and a good knowledge - of all the main disciplines, together with good client handling and project management skills, and the ability to learn quickly on the job. Working in a busy environment, you must be able to steer campaigns from conception through to profitable completion, developing client relationships in the process and also helping to develop opportunities for revenue growth. Versatility, commercial awareness and the ability to liaise effectively at all levels, internally and externally, are all key to this role, as are creative appreciation, a keen eye for quality and detail and good analytical skills. And you should have 2-3 years’ experience, together with a strong desire to be part of a winning team. Call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV to advertising.resources@btopenworld.com 25 November 2016 07:07:33 +0000 Account Manager (Integrated) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/143394/Account%2520Manager%2520%28Integrated%29.html This successful TTL agency is looking to boost its client services team with the appointment of an additional account manager to help manage their increasing workload. Working in a fast-moving environment, to tight deadlines, your main responsibility will be client liaison and managing projects (both print and digital) through to completion, ensuring that both client needs and agency standards are achieved, and also that work is completed on time, to budget and in line with agreed objectives. Suitable candidates for this role will have a good knowledge of digital and print, 3+ years' experience in a marketing agency, and strong organisation, co-ordination and communication skills, together with a keen eye for detail and the ability to develop strong relationships at all levels - both internally and externally.    This is a great opportunity to develop your career in a fast-growing agency with much to offer – including high level exposure to quality clients, a supportive environment and plenty of opportunities for career progression. To find out more, call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV to advertising.resources@btopenworld.com   24 November 2016 18:06:30 +0000 Senior Account Manager - Agency in Lancashire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/143359/Senior%2520Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520Agency%2520in%2520Lancashire.html Senior Account Manager One of the top Integrated Marketing Agencies in the region is on the lookout for a Senior Account Manager to support the Account Director in one of the busiest teams within the agency.   This exciting and multi-disciplined agency work with massive brands across both B2C and B2B sectors, on everything from brochures and DM projects right through to website builds and TV. Due to growth of accounts within one of the teams, the agency is looking to appoint an experienced Account Manager or Senior Account Manager to support the workload; you will be getting involved in campaign management as well as being involved in attending client meetings, planning sessions and helping to grow the accounts through identifying opportunities to cross-sell the agency’s services. Working with specialists within the agency, you will be ·         Communicating effectively with your client to maintain a strong relationship, ensuring that all work is completed on time and adheres to budgets ·         Managing client budgets and campaign costs, writing reports and feeding back to client and internal teams accordingly ·         Informing the client of the agency’s vast range of services, by recommending further channels that will enhance their campaign, providing true ROI. ·         Briefing creative, development and digital teams effectively and ensuring that the... 24 November 2016 16:04:40 +0000 Account Manager / Senior Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/143353/Account%2520Manager%2520%2F%2520Senior%2520Account%2520Manager.html A thriving Manchester based marketing agency is looking for an Account Manager or Senior Account Manager to join them, due to growth of existing accounts and new client wins.   Specialising in the leisure and tourism sectors, this agency works with high-profile and well-established brands, on completely multi-channel campaigns. Working closely with the Account Director, you will be responsible for managing and growing your own accounts; campaign management and delivery is key for this role, as well as having the ability to spot potential revenue opportunities within your client’s business. We are looking for an Account Manager or Senior Account Manager with previous agency experience. You’ll have gained a strong knowledge of both offline and online communications, including web and social and be able to manage multiple projects at once with ease.  You’ll be adept at managing work through a studio, liaising with senior stakeholders as well as providing your clients with a high quality level of service. This agency is a hidden gem in Manchester and are definitely one to have on your radar! Please apply now for more information about this vacancy: emmaburke@betterplaced.com 24 November 2016 12:12:51 +0000 Senior Graphic Designer - South Birmingham http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/143339/Senior%2520Graphic%2520Designer%2520-%2520South%2520Birmingham.html Top Midlands intergrated agency are on the lookout for a Senior Designer to join their team in South Birmingham. Based just south of Birmingham this top agency are after a strong experienced Senior Graphic Designer first and foremost. You will need to be passionate about crafting your work and have a level of creativity heads and shoulders above the competition. The Creative Director will be looking for that ‘Spark’ that will make him want to see you.  No room for mundane run of the mill folios here, you must be top of your game! A Designer who has art-direction experience (leading pitches & projects, directing shoots etc.) rather than an Art Director who does a little bit of design. Someone who doesn’t just a sit at the mac and do a layout, but a conceptual thinker with more strings to their bow. As an exceptionally talented Senior Graphic Designer , you will add your own magic to our team and deliver great solutions, whatever the brief or sector. Key responsibilities: •    Produce original and innovative concepts, designs and visuals to the highest standard •    Take briefs from and develop ideas with the Creative Director and members of the Account team and execute accordingly •    Art Direction of photo shoots Skills & knowledge: •    5+ years design agency experience •    Broad client base experience across multiple sectors •    Degree or equivalent •    Excellent MAC skills If... 23 November 2016 15:03:56 +0000 PR & Social Media Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/143135/PR%2520%26%2520Social%2520Media%2520Manager.html PR & Social Media Manager Cheshire Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 You will be joining an award winning integrated media agency that offer a full service to their clients in b2b and b2c sectors. The PR & Social Media Manager will work on several key clients for the agency. Duties Include: Devising effective strategies for clients and presenting ideas to key decision makers. Producing high quality press releases, blog articles, whitepapers and other content for promoting clients effectively. Building relationships with key press contacts and liaising with them to ensure secure high quality coverage. Proof reading others work to ensure all content is of the highest quality. Liaising regularly with clients to maintain the agencies strong relationship. Identifying opportunities to gain additional coverage for clients. Applicants for the PR & Social Media Manager role should be able to demonstrate the following: Experience at a similar level within a PR or Integrated Marketing agency. Previous experience working with B2C and B2B clients Versatile writing skills. If you would like to find to apply for this role or fine out more please don’t hesitate to get in touch nicolastelfox@betterplaced.com  or call me on 0161 238 6700.  23 November 2016 14:02:04 +0000 Proof Reader/Quality Control Executive (Print & Artwork) - Birmingham http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/143134/Proof%2520Reader%2FQuality%2520Control%2520Executive%2520%28Print%2520%26.html Birmingham based design & Print agency are looking for an experienced Proofreader to join the studio team on a full time basis. You must have a keen eye for detail to accurately and consistently check supplied content against final artwork files, editing spelling, grammar and style where necessary. Key Responsibilities will include: - A high level of skill in written English, including spelling, grammar and punctuation - highly important - A scrupulous approach to detailed work, and excellent attention to detail - The motivation to work on their own, and to meet deadlines - Familiarity with the production process for marketing collateral - An ability to work within the style of the client, rather than impose their own ideas - Good interpersonal skills, to build working relationships with colleagues & clients Required skills - High level of skill in written English - Proofreading - Quality Control Previous experience working in a Proofreader/Quality Control role within the printing/creative industry is essential. Proof Reader/Quality Control Executive (Print & Artwork) Birmingham c£23k 23 November 2016 14:02:04 +0000 Senior Digital Designer - Leicester & London http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/143126/Senior%2520Digital%2520Designer%2520-%2520Leicester%2520%26%2520London.html Established and well respected Branding Agency based in Leicester & London are looking to recruit a first class  Senior Digital Designer with excellent digital design experience to lead the growth and development of the digital team. The Agency Established since the 1980’s this award winning Agency work across all forms of media and have a talented and passionate creative team. Their client list includes household names and blue chip companies. Positions are available at their Leicester HQ and new London office available for a first class Senior Digital Designer with e xcellent HTML5, CSS3 knowledge and UX/UI design. The Role As a Senior Digital Designer you will: •  Help lead the growth and development of our digital team •  Be responsible for the design and project management of digital projects •  Generate ideas and sell them into clients and other members of the team •  Stay up to date with industry trends, executing exciting digital ideas •  You will need in-depth digital design capabilities •  Experience in animation, video production and apps would be a benefit The Person •  Expert in Adobe Creative Suite with 7+ years experience in the digital sector •  Excellent HTML5 and CSS3 knowledge with a good understanding of UX/UI design and any other software you think is relevant •  A great graphic designer with a fantastic digital portfolio •  Have excellent written and verbal communication skills •  Have experience... 23 November 2016 13:01:47 +0000 Senior Artworker/Artwork Manager - South Birmingham http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/143119/Senior%2520Artworker%2FArtwork%2520Manager%2520-%2520South.html Creative Agency based in South Birmingham are looking to recruit a Senior Artworker/Artwork Manager with extensive agency experience. In a nutshell Detail is everything. In fact, it could be your middle name. In other words you care passionately about making sure that our final creative product is delivered to the very highest standards possible. The basics You are 100% focused on the preparation of creative files to a suitable format for production, whether it’s physical print or digital/screen output. The role spelt out Artwork output •    Accuracy and quality drive everything you do •    Deliver a high level of quality control on all production projects •    Check all files and links are correct and suitable for production •    Ensure artwork files are correct to client brand guidelines •    Make certain all files for production contain a ‘SLUG’ and all areas are ticked and signed before files are dispatched Clarity and understanding •    To ensure everything always remains crystal clear you will liaise with: -    Creative Teams and Client Services to understand the brief requirements -    Head of Production to understand file construction and output to pass the job onto the next phase of production -    Where appropriate, with repro houses, printers, digital builders and other relevant suppliers to supply files for production -    You know and fully...