The Drum Jobs 24 October 2014 12:12:30 +0000 Recruitment Consultant Become Part of the Manchester Team!   We are a specialist recruitment agency based in Manchester’s city centre and we’re looking to recruit a new Recruitment Consultant to join our expanding team!   Here’s a little bit more information about ourselves... Become is a highly successful recruitment agency specialising in the creative, digital & marketing industries. Celebrating 17 years in the business, we are a renowned market leader operating in London, Manchester, Sydney, Melbourne and Hong Kong. Our offices deal with permanent, contract and freelance business for a variety of agencies & companies. We are currently looking for a Recruitment Consultant to join our team here in our Manchester office. We’re based in the heart of Manchester, in some lovely offices and very close to all transport links. Ideally you will have some recruitment or sales experience and an interest/passion in the creative field eg: Graphic Design graduate, Art & Design Degree, photography background, fashion related, media etc - we’re open to ideas and applicants, so drop us a line! This is a real people person role, so you will need excellent communication skills, be able to meet & talk with clients & candidates both face to face, on the phone and via email. You will also need superb organisational skills and be able to co-ordinate the recruitment process from initial client brief through to the final placement of the candidate. This position pays a competitive basic salary, along with monthly commission and quarterly bonuses.... 23 October 2014 09:09:39 +0000 Packaging Artwork Production Manager - Birmingham Due to new client wins a full time role is available for an experienced Production Manger with Packaging Artwork knowledge to join this fast growing creative, advertising & marketing agency based just north of Birmingham. Extensive packaging artwork production and set up for a range of specialist printing processes will be essential for the this role. Outline The Packaging Artwork Production Manger is a key member of the agency team, carrying responsibility for customer service delivery, operational excellence and innovation and project management of all print related jobs. The Production Print Manger/Print Buyer will be responsible for the print management of the client, from RFQ, supplier assessment, managing WIPs, buying of print along with press passing and final delivery of print to its end destination. The role will encompass the management and delivery of packaging and to be the voice of print knowledge to your fellow Account Managers have responsibility for, the overall quality control of print and delivery, WIP management, project management, cost control and estimation, cost tracking and invoicing, project briefing and support for the customer. Your location will be in the Agency HQ near Birmingham but there may be a requirement for travel to printers, The successful candidate will have print experience either client or agency side, they will also need to be motivated, organized, able to prioritise and think clearly under pressure. Desired Skills and Experience - Packaging artwork production knowledge - Regional marketing experience - Agency... 23 October 2014 09:09:31 +0000 Senior Graphic Designer - Leicestershire This international brand communications and retail design agency based in Leicestershire are looking for an enthusiastic Senior Graphic Designer to join their busy creative team. Their clients span across fashion, sport, outdoors, charity, leisure and corporate and projects include: •  Brand Strategy •  Exhibitions & Events •  Retail & Interiors •  Campaigns & Communications •  Digital & Social Marketing •  Showrooms & Workplaces You are: •  Experienced in branding, literature, retail graphics, POS, website design and art-work •  A great communicator and team player •  Expert in Adobe Creative Suite •  Able to work in isolation and help lead the team to deliver world-class creativity within tight deadline You will: •  Have gained the operational and commercial skills, with at least 6 years experience to deliver outstanding results •  Present your work confidently in client presentations •  Liaise with clients directly as required •  See a job through from concept creation through to artwork and completion •  Push boundaries even on the simplest project •  Deliver outstanding creative work To apply, please email your CV including current salary details & portfolio of best work ASAP! Senior Graphic Designer (Retail) - Leicestershire - £35-40k 23 October 2014 09:09:44 +0000 Creative Artworker North Birmingham Birmingham based creative agency are looking for a fast, accurate Creative Artworker  to join a busy studio team! This is an artworking role with creative input. Accurate artworking ability using CS6/CC will be a must along with creative skills. All usual Adobe CS packages required, must be fluent in InDesign, Photoshop and illustrator. Interested? Email your CV and some samples of work that show your creative and artworking skills over right away! Creative Artworker - North Birmingham to £22k 20 October 2014 10:10:34 +0000 Head of Direct Marketing Head of Direct Marketing Sheffield Full time/Permanent £38,000–£43,000 per annum  One of the UK‘s leading charitable organisations is looking to recruit a Head of Direct Marketing to develop and implement the campaign activity for the individual giving fundraising function. A significant part of the Sheffield healthcare sector, this charity have an outstanding reputation for providing brilliant quality care.  This organisation relies heavily on individual donations and direct marketing campaigns are an integral part of generation that income. You will lead the team who develop and implement all the campaigns and will be responsible for analysing and driving performance with the overall aim of increasing the level of donations the hospice gets from individuals. You‘ll be a direct marketing specialist with the capability to work across all the traditional channels to generate to best possible return on investment. You‘ll lead on planning, implementing and analysing all campaign activity. You‘ll also be able to manage the budget to ensure best possible value for money.  In order to be considered for the role you will have demonstrable experience of working within a marketing team developing integrated marketing campaigns as well as being extremely well organised, detail oriented and capable of managing a high workload. You must also be a confident individual who is capable of working with senior stakeholders both internally and externally. Please email your CV to TeeJay Jones at 20 October 2014 10:10:27 +0000 Junior Designer Great opportunity to join a thriving independant agency near Chester.  This agency over the last year have won some amazing clients and are now looking to add a junior designer to their award winning team. This is a rare opportunity so get in touch ASAP 20 October 2014 10:10:31 +0000 Agency Planning Director - Media Planning Director  Leeds Competitive Salary, dependent on experience (£50,000+) This leading agency with an outstanding blue chip client base is seeking a Planning Director to join their fantastic team to expand their planning function.  Your role will involve defining business strategy – leading and participating in cross functional teams to deliver projects across the agency. You‘ll be an excellent communicator with a proven track record of building long lasting relationships with clients. Through actively networking within clients markets, you‘ll promote the agency and their culture of high performance, service excellence, collaboration and innovation.  Specifically you will be: working with your clients to establish their aims and objectives analysing existing data, market reports and trends developing, managing and analysing research projects working with colleagues to develop ideas for a campaign briefing the creative team, allowing them to create an effective and well–targeted proposition for the client presenting ideas and conclusions to the client organising and attending focus groups to do qualitative research monitoring the success of the campaign as it runs, suggesting changes and improvements where necessary analysing results To be considered you‘ll need to demonstrate a strong back ground in strategic consumer account planning using classical techniques and are likely to have held a similar role in a leading TTL agency. This role offers high level interaction from both an internal and... 20 October 2014 10:10:08 +0000 Head of Account Management We are looking for a senior account director who is looking for the next step up.  This agency are growing from strength to strength and are looking to add a heavy weight to their team. Get in touch ASAP for a confidential chat. 20 October 2014 10:10:18 +0000 Media Planner/Buyer Leading agency in the Midlands is looking for a media manager to join the team, outstanding career propects this is a great opportunity to grow in a leading agency get in touch for more details. 20 October 2014 10:10:11 +0000 Senior Account Executive SENIOR ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE To be the day to day contact on allocated areas of accounts, on both an internal and external basis, delivering an efficient, effective and profitable service. To control and progress jobs through the Agency system, keeping all departments fully informed. REPORTING TO Account Manager MAIN DUTIES Understanding the Agency • The agencies credentials. • Familiarisation with McCann corridor companies. • Understand and implement, where relevant, proprietary tools of Brand Footprint, Selling Strategy and Pulse. • Understand the roles and responsibilities of other Agency departments • Understand and proactively implement the appropriate admin/briefing/scheduling procedures required by other Agency departments • Understand the financial management process relating to client accounts and take an active role in terms of budget and cost management on all assigned projects on an ongoing basis. Client Servicing • Develop and maintain a close and productive relationship with relevant client contacts, acting with integrity at all times • Identify problems as they arise and deal with them when appropriate, keeping the Account Manager appraised at all times. • Provide day to day contact with client and take the lead on certain projects outlined by the Account Manager. • Respond promptly to client requests, managing expectations in terms of speed and delivery of response, using appropriate briefing/admin structures • Work with Account Manager to ensure all jobs are scheduled on time and budget and... 20 October 2014 10:10:11 +0000 New Business Manager This is a brilliant chance to join this thiving agency based in Cheshire, this agency have big plans to be the best agency in the Northwest and are looking for a new business manager to join their team, this is a key role within the agency so if you would like more information get in touch asap 20 October 2014 10:10:57 +0000 Search & Media Executive Search and Media Executive – Manchester – £18 – £22K Dream big and dare to fail. – Norman Vaughan Fantastic role for a super ambitious Digitally Savvy exec that is looking to work at one of the North‘s most revered Digital agencies. Someone who has experience in digital media, search (SEO & PPC) is what they are looking for and you would be part of a wider team whose remit is to deliver quality content on behalf of its clients! The Role would require: – Supporting the Search and Media team in the implementation of search strategies. – PPC campaign set–up and management, strategy, optimisation and reporting – Keyword, competitor and market research. – Content and on–page SEO recommendations. – Link building and outreach strategies. – Client strategy support. – Acting as a regular point of contact for clients in order to develop and maintain a close and productive relationship, acting with integrity at all times. – Preparing background information for briefs/pitches/presentations as required. – Demonstrating a good understanding of the agency credentials, and the roles and responsibilities of Search – as well as the other teams – within the agency. If this sounds like a bit of you then please apply today! Please email your CV to David Walsh or call on 0161 638 0896 for a confidential discussion about the position. Connect on Linkedin: David Walsh Network Marketing specialises in Marketing, Digital and... 20 October 2014 10:10:02 +0000 PR Senior Account Manager PR Senior Account Manager – £28 – £36K – Manchester "Everything you do or say is public relations." – Unknown Join this amazing Manchester based integrated agency working across some of the worlds travel, retail and consumer brands! From travel, food & drink, retail & Technology, they help high–growth companies build awareness, grow their business, expand into new markets and become market leaders through a full suite of public relations, digital content and social media services. The agency is looking for a Senior Account Manager, with strong B2C and B2B experience, excellent media relations in the travel and leisure arena and second to none strategic ability to join their awesome team. The agency has a brilliant reputation as a well established forwarded thinking agency with a strong history of intelligent, engaging and professional PR campaigns. You will be an experienced AM ready to step up or already be operating at an SAM level. You will be someone with a strong B2C and B2B experience and contacts looking to work with some highbrow clients. You will be switched on, competent, with excellent writing skills and attention to detail. This is a client that is not tainted by the big agency thinking. The right candidate will need to think like a start up... like their clients. For the right person, a fantastic career opportunity awaits! Work with some of the most exciting businesses in the world, in a very supportive and tight team. They all chip in to ensure every one shines!! LOCAL MEDIA CONTACTS &... 20 October 2014 10:10:49 +0000 Account Executive Network Marketing has teamed up with a leading agency in Leeds who are looking for an Account Executive to join their growing team! My client works on site with a major retailer and specialises in packaging – this agency works with global FMCG companies and retailers, delivering exceptional project management. As Account Executive, you‘ll be working in a fast paced retail environment and be responsible for the smooth delivery of packaging projects. This includes information handling, processing approvals, invoicing, confirming schedules and progressing jobs through the studio. To be considered for this role, you‘ll be well versed in managing multiple projects within a fast paced environment – organisational skills are a must! You‘ll have a keen eye for detail. This really is a great opportunity for someone looking to join an agency and work with a fun, vibrant team! Please email your CV to Becki Burton or call on 0113 246 9605 for a confidential discussion about the position. Network Marketing specialises in Marketing, Digital and Strategy recruitment across the UK with offices in Leeds, London and Manchester. All current vacancies are live on our website or you can follow us on twitter @networknatter.   17 October 2014 14:02:06 +0000 Digital & Graphic Designer Thriving online e-commerce organisation based in North Manchester requires an Online Marketing Executive who can design for print too. You will need excellent attention to detail and a great eye for design in order to produce a variety of projects such as online banners, email campaigns and designs for print. Essential skills include HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript/jQuery, cross browser compatiability, Photoshop and Illustrator. You will need to be able to code from scratch and have strong analytical skills. It would be beneficial if you had an understanding of the fundamentals of all digital marketing such as PPC, SEO and social media. It would be an advantageous if you’ve worked with an Email Service Provider such as DotMailer in creating and sending emails. This should also include analysis of data such as spam scores, open rates, hard & soft bounces etc, in order to effect changes and improve ROI. Other beneficial skills include responsive design, Google analytics, web page testing, familiarity with CMS, databases, Google Webmaster Tools and other web technologies. This is a fantastic opportunity to join an established company which has a great reputation with its customers. You will also be entitled to a superb range of benefits & a company bonus! 17 October 2014 09:09:33 +0000 Brand Planner My client is a hugely successful consultancy with a fantastic portfolio of clients across all sectors, including FMCG, Retail and Financial Services. Working with clients that genuinely want to innovate and grow, this agency is currently looking to recruit a Senior Brand Planner to help deliver across an exceptionally diverse range of brands. As a senior Planner, this role will see you working with brands who are focused on making change in their business by providing new products, new services and new approaches to problems. Your role will be to help facilitate that change and bring your knowledge and insight for these brands. You will work across 3 main areas: brand and product innovation and customer experience. To be considered for this role you must be able to demonstrate: • Strategic approach to business • A deep understanding of marketing and consumers • Expert level facilitation skills • Brilliant communications skills • Strong idea generation skills • Leadership and relationship building skills A fantastic opportunity to join this leading agency working across an array of clients. 17 October 2014 09:09:08 +0000 Senior Digital Account Manager My client is a highly rated digital agency in Leeds that has a reputation, which speaks for itself. A client list that spans across all sectors, this agency has developed into one of the best digital outfits currently at the forefront of digital marketing. As a result of continued growth in 2013 they are now looking for a new Senior Digital Account Manager to help grow their client services team. As a Senior Digital Account Manager you will work closely with internal and external stakeholders to contribute to the smooth delivery of creative, strategic campaigns (websites, microsites, banners, social, creative and mobile). As a Senior Digital Account Manager you will have strong commercial experience in a digital arena, great client facing skills with the tangible experience of running digitally focussed business. You will have a strong interest in your client projects, including every aspect of the customer journey, digital or otherwise. 17 October 2014 09:09:51 +0000 Account Manager This is a brand new role for a talented Account Manager to work within this reputable integrated marketing agency, renowned for both quality and innovation. The last 12 months has seen this agency going from strength to strength with significant investment, specifically within the account handling team. Having recently been appointed the leading agency for a global consumer brand, they are looking for a proven Account Manager to join one of their biggest account teams. As a full time member on this account, they are looking for someone to manage and support this worldwide brand and ensure outstanding delivery across a range disciplines. You will be a passionate, dynamic and dedicated individual, with solid integrated through the line experience, with a proven track record of excellent project and financial management and establishing superb client relationships. As an Account Manager you will be required to take new projects on and manage them from start to finish, whilst being the first point of contact for the client on a day to day basis. They are looking for a real self-starter, someone who will be able to hit the ground running, understand the clients needs, and be able demonstrate a good creative eye for this growing account. In return for this role, you be will offered a competitive salary, as well as a number of great benefits, not to mention, working within one of the UK’s leading agencies. 17 October 2014 09:09:34 +0000 Senior Account Executive This is a brand new role for a talented Senior Account Executive to work within this reputable integrated marketing agency, renowned for both quality and innovation. A prime location within Leeds city centre, the last 12 months has seen this agency going from strength to strength with significant investment, specifically within the account handling team. Having recently been appointed the leading agency for a global retail and leisure organisation, they are looking for a proven Senior Account Executive to join one of their biggest account teams. As a full time member on this account, they are looking for someone to manage and support this worldwide brand and ensure outstanding delivery across a range disciplines. You will be a passionate, dynamic and dedicated individual, with solid integrated through the line experience, with a proven track record of excellent project and financial management and establishing superb client relationships. As an Account Manager you will be required to take new projects on and manage them from start to finish, whilst being the first point of contact for the client on a day to day basis. They are looking for a real self-starter, someone who will be able to hit the ground running, understand the clients needs, and be able demonstrate a good creative eye for this growing account. In return for this role, you be will offered a competitive salary, as well as a number of great benefits, not to mention, working within one of the UK’s leading agencies. 17 October 2014 09:09:18 +0000 Senior Account Director This is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Account Director to join this leading full service advertising agency with a network of offices across the UK. As part of its continued relationship with a long standing client they now require a proven AD to work on site at their offices. Reporting into the MD, you will head up a group within the client services team working across this instantly recognisable brand. You will facilitate and lead client service activity across your group and build, develop and strengthen client relationships. You will also support your team and focus on the strategic development of the group and its service provision as a whole. Your key responsibilities will include: Ultimate responsibility for allocated client accounts Day to day management of the team Provide strategic context for all client work produced Efficient leadership, management and strategic contribution to the new business process You will need to have a strong strategic background and be a natural business developer with clients as new business pitches are essential to the role. You must have previous agency experience, and get a kick out of creating work that will deliver creative innovation and return on investment for the agencies high profile clients. Retail or FMCG is essential. 17 October 2014 09:09:49 +0000 Digital Account Manager This agency is a creative digital agency with an envied portfolio of clients. With offices across the UK and Europe, they are a talented team bound by their passion for all things digital. Continued growth within the UK has resulted in the need for another new Digital Account Manager. As a Digital Account Manager you will: Establish client requirements at initial briefing Present, alongside the agency team, the campaign ideas and budgets to clients Build solid, trusted relationships with clients and other team members Support project documentation in accordance with their methodology Analysing profitability, revenue, margins and bills You will already be digital savvy, ideally within an agency environment. You will be strategic thinker with excellent knowledge and experience of digital innovations and technologies. Outstanding client facing skills are essential as well an awareness of Waterfall and Agile methodologies. 17 October 2014 09:09:35 +0000 Designer My client is a leading consumer business based in Harrogate which has continued to grow throughout 2014. As part of its continued commitment to its marketing team they are now looking for a Graphic Designer to help strengthen their creative team.   As a Designer you will play an integral part of the creative team, interpreting briefs and proving creative ideas and opportunities whilst ensuing brand guidelines are maintained.   Your key responsibilities will include:   Taking projects from brief to completion ensuing that you take individual responsibility to ensure all creative work meets the required standard. Liaising with internal departments to determine design requirements. Developing effective monthly mail shots Packaging final artwork and managing deliveries to external suppliers.   You will have previous commercial design experience and be fully conversant in all the latest Adobe package. Additional CSS and HTML experience would put candidates in good stead. 16 October 2014 13:01:38 +0000 Web Designer Successful organisation based in West Lancashire is looking for a Web Designer to join their online team. This position would suit someone who can produce creative designs for digital projects as well as coding & building scheduled emailers in HTML. Projects will include websites, homepages, landing pages, affiliate banners and email campaigns. It would be beneficial, but not essential, if you had any of the following skills too - JavaScript, SilverPop ESP and video editing skills. 15 October 2014 12:12:39 +0000 Senior Account Executive Calling all Senior Account Executives! Amazing opportunity to join a brilliant Greater Manchester based team and support on very well-known client. Due to a continual increase in work load - based on the great job the team are doing they’re looking for an experienced Account Executive to join the team and support across a mixture of activity. Offering an integrated approach the role will covering all aspects of offline marketing including direct mail campaigns, brochure creation and internal communication documents. There will also be a heavy emphasis on digital too so you’ll be involved in website content, email campaigns an social media so there is plenty to get your teeth into. The team have established an impressive reputation so when it comes to recruiting they set the bar high! They need an experienced account handler who is confident working in a busy deadline focused environment whilst juggling multiple projects. You’ll need to hit the ground running, pick up campaigns confidently and manage work through the studio seamlessly. It’s a brilliant opportunity for anyone with a good base of experience that’s ready to take the next step in their agency career. They need to get someone on board ASAP so if you’re interested don’t delay, get your CV over today! 15 October 2014 12:12:53 +0000 Account Executive This highly regarded Marketing Agency continues to deliver outstanding work to an amazing portfolio of brands. And now an exciting opportunity has arisen for an Account Executive to join the Manchester based team. As an Account Executive and marketer you will be responsible for supporting more senior members of the team as well as relishing the challenges of managing multiple campaigns for a variety of accounts. Renowned for their strategic brand thinking, we’ll need to be convinced that you understand all forms of marketing, POS, Direct Mail campaigns and shopper marketing. Along with your marketing knowledge you’ll need to be a confident communicator, commercially aware and proactive. In return, you’ll be working with an outstanding team, who are all passionate about what they do. It is a very exciting time to join an agency which prides itself on being commercial focused with a refreshingly creative approach. If this sounds like the role you’ve been looking for send your CV today!