The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 26 August 2016 15:03:46 +0000 Digital Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/135412/Digital%2520Designer.html Job Title: Digital Designer Location: Wakefield Salary: £28,000 - £32,000 About the Digital Designer Role You will be joining one of the most luxurious women’s fashion brands in West Yorkshire. Our client is currently under going a huge transformation instore and online ensuring they give their customers the best shopping experience. This role would suit a Middleweight Designer who is looking to step up within the next year to senior. You will be responsible for providing design solutions for all offline marketing campaigns as well as online HTML Emails, web banners and category landing pages. You will work closely with the marketing team to keep updated with key collections and departments for promotion across all channels. This role is based in Wakefield and easily commutable by car from Leeds, Huddersfield, Halifax, Harrogate and North Manchester. About You You will have a portfolio that presents innovative and creative designs across print and digital, preferably in fashion retail. You will have the ability to present creative flair whilst working within brand guidelines. You will ensure all design briefs are completed and delivered on time and to budget. You must have frontend development knowledge and have experience using HTML and CSS. You will be enthusiastic and highly motivated. Essential Skills: ·         HTML – Ability to build responsive HTML emails from conception to completion ·         Adobe CS5... 26 August 2016 09:09:14 +0000 Social Media Manager: Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/135382/Social%2520Media%2520Manager%3A%2520Manchester.html Social Media Manager: Manchester city centre - major B2C clients! Our client has been a real success story in Manchester since their inception. Not afraid of pushing boundaries in their approach, they have built an agency that now works with a substantial number of major Consumer clients and they have won numerous awards for their work. They are now looking for a Social Media Manager to join the team working initially on several major Consumer brands. Reporting into the Digital Director, the Social Media Manager will be responsible for: Devising effective strategies for clients that incorporate all Social Media channels. Presenting ideas to clients to gain their buy in and overseeing the delivery of all campaigns. Producing effective content and info pieces, and checking the work created by junior members of staff. Reporting back to clients regularly on campaign effectiveness demonstrating particularly the successes of the Social Media campaigns. Managing two Account Executives. Experience managing Social Media campaigns for a major brand is essential - agency experience would be preferred. You will be a confident and effective presenter with excellent written skills, and a keen interest in Social Media. The agency are looking to invest in developing this person so its an opportunity with excellent career prospects. For more information on this exciting Social Media Manager role in Manchester forward your CV ASAP! 25 August 2016 17:05:10 +0000 Head of Digital and Marketing http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/135316/Head%2520of%2520Digital%2520and%2520Marketing.html We are looking for a dynamic, creative, and highly motivated Head of Digital and Marketing based in Leeds who is passionate about innovative branding and digital communication channels. You will be completely digitally savvy, have lots of hands on experience, have a creative mind having worked with companies who are innovating and leading the way marketing and digital communications are delivered. You won’t be afraid to fail and will thrive with a challenge of working in an innovative company where processes and systems aren’t constraining what you can do. The role of Head of Digital and Marketing is a senior and strategically significant one and a newrole to the business. It is key for us to recruit the right person who has characteristics that complement and enhance the rest of the team. Age isn’t important to us, ability and track record are. So who are we? We are a young property development business whose purpose is to accelerate the transition to zero carbon cities. We are growing at a fast rate. We have over 40 awards for innovation, sustainability, design and enterprise. We have a great story to tell and an even better plan for what we’re delivering over the next few years. Our branding and communications haven’tpreviously matched the innovative standards of our developments, but we are looking to change all of this with the introduction of this role, plus some strategic investments into the business. Our values are around positivity, commitment & responsibility, courage... 25 August 2016 14:02:36 +0000 Digital Account Manager: Leeds city centre http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/135311/Digital%2520Account%2520Manager%3A%2520Leeds%2520city%2520centre.html Digital Account Manager: Leeds city centre Our client is a major international agency with a growing presence in Leeds city centre. They have ambitious plans for growth across Yorkshire and the North East over the coming years and are investing significantly in the growth of their Leeds office as a result. This Digital Account Manager role will form part of a newly created Client Services team, tasked with ensuring clients receive an outstanding level of service and a genuine return on their investment. Its an exciting role that will allow you to manage campaigns that encompass the full spectrum of Digital Marketing within an agency that can offer outstanding career prospects. Managing several key clients as Digital Account Manager, duties will include: Meeting regularly with clients to immerse yourself within their business and fully understand their Digital Marketing needs. Taking detailed briefs from contacts and liaising with the internal technical teams to ensure they fully understand the client's requirements. Actively contributing to the development of strategies for clients and presenting ideas back to clients. Researching competitors and keeping a keen eye on the market to identify other opportunities to support clients. Pitching ideas to clients that will enhance their online offering. Various additional duties as required. To be suitable for the Digital Account Manager role you will be able to demonstrate the following: A genuine passion for Digital and an understanding of the range of opportunities it offers clients. Previous Digital... 24 August 2016 15:03:26 +0000 Production Executive - Birmingham http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/135193/Production%2520Executive%2520-%2520Birmingham.html Birmingham based Creative Agency are currently looking to recruit an Production/Account Executive. This role will offer an exciting opportunity to work across the different disciplines of marketing, including Direct Marketing, Sales Promotion, Online Marketing, Media, PR and Events, taking responsibility for both print management and client liaison. They are looking for a Production/Account Executive who is a real all-rounder with plenty of experience; someone who is great with clients, well organised and who has a solid knowledge of print production and studio processes. The key responsibilities of the role will include, but will not be restricted to: • You will be responsible for working within a team and with the Clients to develop and deliver offline and online marketing campaigns, which may include Direct Marketing, Sales Promotion, Online marketing, Media, PR and Events • Work very closely with our integrated teams to ensure that campaigns are delivered to agreed timescales and in line with Client briefs • Deal with a variety of suppliers to ensure we are always achieving the best prices in the marketplace while providing good quality services are delivered to the customer • Quote jobs to clients for both time and services delivered ensuring all costs are captured and being clear on what is being provided • Assist clients in achieving their business objectives through use of marketing campaigns • Ensure that projects are delivered on time and to budget • Encourage utilisation of generic materials and campaign... 24 August 2016 15:03:03 +0000 Senior Account Manager - Packaging, Staffordshire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/135188/Senior%2520Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520Packaging%2C%2520Staffordshire.html International Packaging design and production company are seeking an experienced Senior Account Manager with proven client services experience in the packaging graphics industry to work across packaging for major consumer brands. Responsible for the overseeing of customer service activities relating to the supply of goods and services to blue chip client.  To uphold and develop the client relationship and ensure consistent quality of work produced. Qualifications / Requirements: •    4 years proven client services experience in the packaging graphics industry. •    Good general managerial skills, including interpersonal and client service skills, administrative and financial efficiency, effective prioritisation of projects and ability to cope under pressure. •    Broad technical knowledge of various printing processes, including flexographic Gravure, Litho. •    Travel will be expected at least 1-2 times a month in the UK to the client but not limited to this. Responsibilities: You will have one main goal to focus on, the delivery of customer service based on measurable key performance indicators and quality control. You should have a good understanding of reprographics, print and knowledge of the FMCG customer service industry. Key Responsibilities •    To liaise with the client on existing, and forthcoming projects, including the planning and development of plans to complete those projects within the client time scales and to the quality... 24 August 2016 14:02:02 +0000 Client Services Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/135187/Client%2520Services%2520Director.html Location: London or Edinburgh Contract: Full-Time Permanent Salary: Competitive, based on experience   The Role Are you passionate about digital marketing and driven to help your team deliver great results to clients? Can you capture audience insights, define client objectives and bring people together to deliver the best campaigns on time and on budget? Are you a great communicator looking for an opportunity to define your own department and grow a team of knowledgeable, hardworking account managers and executives? Caliber’s Client Services Director will be joining an established and growing agency of organic marketing professionals with skills ranging across SEO, Content Marketing, Analytics and content promotion.  You will act as the senior stakeholder across all accounts, building relationships with clients to remove delivery obstacles and open new opportunities for growth and innovation. You will be responsible for coordinating communications and planning between client and internal team to make the agency and client look good on a daily basis.    So if you’re the kind of person who is excited about what the internet holds for the future, likes working on big brand accounts, developing a team, and you have a vision of how to harness this for our clients’ businesses, then you’re the kind of person we want to hear from. Responsibilities •    Providing leadership and coordination to the Client Service team, driving growth and nurturing expertise •    Deliver an exceptional... 24 August 2016 14:02:16 +0000 Junior Account Manager - Packaging Production, Staffordshire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/135161/Junior%2520Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520Packaging%2520Production%2C.html International Packaging design and production company are seeking a print experienced Junior Account Manager to work across packaging for major consumer brands. You'll be Responsible for the accurate data entry of the client’s briefs / orders into the MIS system.  Responsible for supporting the account manager with admin duties and updates on status of items / projects. Qualifications / Requirements: •    1-2 years proven administration services experience •    Good general office skills, including interpersonal and client service skills, administrative and organisational •    Efficient, effective prioritisation of work and ability to cope under pressure. •    print / packaging / design experience preferred Overall Responsibilities •    Your team will have one main goal to focus on, the delivery of customer service based on measurable key performance indicators and quality control. Key Responsibilities •    Ensure accurate data entry and collation into the MIS System •    Ensure excellent communication with your Account Manager •    Ensure data is organised and up to date. Additional Responsibilities •    Demonstrate good communication skills. •    Demonstrate a keen eye for detail. •    Show strong organisational skills with all aspects of their team including holiday cover. Quality Control •    To... 24 August 2016 13:01:19 +0000 Proof Reader/Quality Control Executive (Print & Artwork) - Staffordshire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/135160/Proof%2520Reader%2FQuality%2520Control%2520Executive%2520%28Print%2520%26.html International Packaging design and production company are seeking a print experienced Proof Reader/Quality Control Executive to work across packaging for major consumer brands. You'll be based in Staffordshire working within the artwork production studio. Excellent copy checking, proof reading and attention to detail with an eye for spotting errors in copy and artwork construction will be important. They are looking for someone with a print/technical background, even without QC experience someone with a printing background would be ideal. You'll be checking a large selection of layouts and designs across a range of containers, boxes and cartons, blister packs and labels so the ability to work accurately at speed will be essential.  Responsible to ensure all deliverables are correct to the brief supplied and brand constancies are adhered to. Key Responsibilities: •    Check the digital artwork / proofs being produced are done to the brief supplied.   •    To feedback errors to production team in a timely manner. •    To use internal MIS system in accordance with standardised work procedures to ensure an accurate permanent asset database is maintained. •    To understand the importance of using systems and to monitor and record QC errors on all jobs. •    To adhere to all internal processes in place for art working •    To adhere to all reporting processes set up within the department •    Provide input... 24 August 2016 11:11:52 +0000 Photoshop Retoucher - Tamworth, Staffordshire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/135153/Photoshop%2520Retoucher%2520-%2520Tamworth%2C%2520Staffordshire.html International Packaging Design and Production company are seeking an experienced Photoshop Retoucher with a keen eye for colour and colour matching skills and knowledge of artwork, pre-press and repro procedures. You'll be based in their studio in Tamworth, Staffordshire working within the artwork production team. Excellent skills with the latest Adobe Creative Suite, especially Photoshop will be essential, along with knowledge of artwork, pre-press and repro procedures. Key Responsibilities: •    Converting images received into colour correct, production ready images for use in any media environment. •    Colour correct and execute client’s comments and direction •    Managing multi layered PSD’s containing multiple Layer sets and file management. •    Produce colour accurate proofs for client approval •    Ability to mentor new & junior staff, provide training to less experienced team members •    Responsibility for ensuring line and traffic managers are kept informed of the progress of the jobs they are working on, and any impact there is to the production plan •    To understand the importance of using systems and to record image retouching progress on jobs •    To ensure that all images produced and proofed are correct and reviewed in accordance to the quality procedures •    Develop and update master artworks and guideline documentation. •  ... 23 August 2016 17:05:32 +0000 Technical Solutions Manager - Programmatic Advertising http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/135072/Technical%2520Solutions%2520Manager%2520-%2520Programmatic.html The Company   An award winning Programmatic Advertising Software Company combining powerful proprietary tech with passionate client services and insight teams. They're growing rapidly, both in the UK and overseas, working closely with some of the world's biggest advertisers.   The Role   As a Technical Solutions Manager you will become an expert in their Programmatic Advertising solutions. The Technical Solutions team sits between the Platform and Client Services teams, combining deep expertise on the Product and Solutions available with an in depth understanding of client goals and strategies. They're involved in a wide variety of areas including running projects to implement new solutions, on-boarding new clients, coordinating and managing technical / performance issues, and acting as a key client contact / expert for all things technical.   Responsibilities include:   • Managing technical projects including feature development and new client on-boardings  • Developing solutions and preparing project plans for their delivery  • Reviewing code to optimise performance • Querying and analysing complex data (SQL) • Working closely with the Sales and Client Services Team to ensure the successful transition of new business to live clients • Acting as a knowledge hub for all new and existing clients and projects on the platform     & You...    The successful Technical Solutions Manager will have a mixed skillset combining strong technical skills with the ability to... 23 August 2016 16:04:18 +0000 Publisher Recruitment - Affiliate Marketing Network http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/135071/Publisher%2520Recruitment%2520-%2520Affiliate%2520Marketing.html Publisher Recruitment - Affiliate Marketing Network  £27,000 - £32,000  Join a fast growing business changing the world of Affiliate Marketing - great opportunity to join an innovative team with exciting plans for growth.  The Company A leading international Affiliate Marketing Tech business. From their offices in the UK, the USA, Asia & Sydney, they offer powerful tech solutions and services in Affiliate Marketing. This is a fantastic opportunity to work alongside a team of talented and motivated specialists, in an exciting and rewarding environment.  The Role Working in Publisher Acquistion / Publisher Recruitment you will drive growth for the platform, developing partnerships with publishers and website owners across the UK and Europe to enhance the reach of the Affiliate network and improve performance for advertisers.   Your responsibilities will include: Researching, developing, and securing long term partnerships with new key publishers and website owners Engaging publishers and website owners and educating them about the benefits of working with you and your platform Managing partner recruitment from end to end Preparing and presenting report data  Reviewing and improving publisher experience Working with the Head of Publisher Acquisition to drive the publisher strategy   23 August 2016 14:02:10 +0000 Artworker - Tamworth, Staffordshire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/135045/Artworker%2520-%2520Tamworth%2C%2520Staffordshire.html International Packaging Design and Production company are seeking an experienced Artworker to produce artwork across a range of boxes and cartons, blister packs, labels and other printed material. You'll be based in their studio in Tamworth, Staffordshire working within the artwork production team. Excellent skills with the latest Adobe Creative Suite, especially Illustrator will be essential, along with knowledge of packaging artworking techniques. Knowledge of working with creative guidelines already laid down will be required, making amends, using your initiative and creating new layouts and designs across a range of boxes and cartons, blister packs and labels. As with all artworking roles excellent attention to detail and the ability to work accurately at speed is key. Key Responsibilities: •    Accurately create artwork for client, following client’s brand guidelines or design requirements, with the ability to create multilingual artwork whilst maintaining consistency across the complete range.   •    Ensure that all work is completed to client guidelines and to the standards outlined in the process and procedures •    Ensure artwork interpretation is achievable within print production constraints. •    Prepare accurate artworks from approved design and brief •    Ensure client guidelines are followed •    Roll-out artwork across complicated multilingual packs from translation documents •    Ability to... 22 August 2016 14:02:43 +0000 Graduate Junior Front End Developer. http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/134973/Graduate%2520Junior%2520Front%2520End%2520Developer..html Here at Havas Lynx we use our technical, creative and marketing skills to promote Helpful Change. That’s our motto, and our work in healthcare communications is all around achieving this with our clients from the healthcare and wellness sectors. In order to communicate with patients, their carer’s, and healthcare professionals across the world, we create a wide range of innovative digital solutions. We’re always focused on what is the most accessible channel – posing the question: How can patient’s best access the information that they need? The solution can include responsive websites, microsites, mobile applications and games, to name a few. To join this year’s Graduate Programme commencing in September we are looking for Junior Front End Developers to join us in our Manchester office. We’re a large agency, with a flat structure and multi-functional teams of around 25-30 people. Our structure facilitates opportunities for great team work, communication and collaboration; we can be creative, innovative and provide a strong response to our clients. This also means that as a graduate you can expect to get exposure to a wide variety of projects early on in your career. At Lynx, we place a high level of focus on your skills and career development - we’re really proud to offer our internal training programme; you can find out more about the #LXAcademy via the blog area of our website - http://www.havaslynx.com/blog/ . You will become one of over 80 graduates that have joined Lynx to commence their careers in recent years... 22 August 2016 12:12:12 +0000 NEW BUSINESS ACCOUNT MANAGER @ THE FUTURE FACTORY (LONDON) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/134953/NEW%2520BUSINESS%2520ACCOUNT%2520MANAGER%2520%40%2520THE%2520FUTURE%2520FACTORY.html NEW BUSINESS ACCOUNT MANAGER @ THE FUTURE FACTORY (LONDON)   We're a Business Development Agency looking for a New Business Account Manager to work across 2 of the creative agencies we consult for.   We still like to think of ourselves as the young guns shaking up the status quo of business development in the creative industry - in reality we’re now almost 5 years old. From our inception we refused to toe the line of mediocre service, out-dated thinking and mindless cold calling, and nothing has changed there.   We currently work with 40 creative, communications and digital agencies. They engage us to help them on the most fast-paced and exciting part of agency life, Business Development. We advise creative agencies on everything from their propositions & USP, their websites, pitching, building relationships with brands, and winning new clients. As well as our consultancy role, we also arrange over 90 meetings every month for those agencies - with Marketing Directors and Brand Managers, to discuss potential projects & campaigns.   The role of New Business Account Manager: 50% of your time will be on the phone, contacting brands directly: to get an understanding of their current agency relationships to introduce the agencies we work with to get a greater understanding of their marketing plans over the next 12 months to arrange face-to-face meetings for your agencies to attend and discuss potential business opportunities. The other 50% of the time will be spent researching the brands you'll be targeting, and... 22 August 2016 10:10:45 +0000 Snr SEO Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/134951/Snr%2520SEO%2520Account%2520Manager.html The Role You’ll be managing all day-to-day activity of  SEO campaigns  for a select number of Caliber’s portfolio of high profile brands. As a Senior Account Manager, you’ll be the lead on  SEO  and  Content Marketing  campaign planning and client communications. In collaboration with our specialist teams you will help deliver heaps of value to our clients through in-depth research, strategic planning and exceptional creative campaign delivery.   As a forward-thinking individual, you’ll have one eye out for new developments within the industry and be one step ahead of the search engines when it comes to proposing innovative tactics for clients. You’ll be a proud member of team Caliber and comfortable saying what you think as an ambassador for the agency, contributing to thought-leadership and press as well as speaking at industry events.   Responsibilities • First point of contact for your clients and the link to agency teams • Managing and delivering a full-stack, data-driven SEO strategy • Briefing internal teams on supporting content marketing, outreach and link development activity • Quarterly and annual strategic account reviews and planning • Fostering and developing strong, long-term relationships with Caliber’s clients • Managing your client P&L and driving account growth and profitability • Educating and reporting to other teams and senior management on all matters SEO • Delivering... 21 August 2016 20:08:22 +0000 Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/134900/Account%2520Executive.html A well-known Manchester agency is looking for a well-organised and highly self-motivated account executive to join their fast-growing team… Your main role will be to assist with day-to-day client requirements, and you must have 1st-class communication skills, an appreciation of brands, a good knowledge of all channels, including digital, a real passion for creativity and a good knowledge of systems and procedures. And you will, of course, have strong project management skills, and the ability to make sure that things get done - on time, to the required standard, within the usual parameters... This is a great opportunity for a career-minded 2nd-jobber with real ambition, and the ability to match. Please call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949 to find out more, or send your CV to advertising.resources@btopenworld.com 21 August 2016 20:08:10 +0000 Senior Creative Front-end Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/134899/Senior%2520Creative%2520Front-end%2520Developer.html Well-established and fast-growing agency, with an ongoing commitment to branding and creativity through digital innovation, requires a senior creative front-end developer, to join their high-powered team. A digital leader with a passion for experimenting with emerging technologies, you must be comfortable working either as part of a development team on large projects or confidently tackling projects alone. Able to offer unique creative solutions, you’ll also have a keen eye for creative design. The techy bit... Knowledge/experience of the following is required: JavaScript ES5/6  OOP (JavaScript) React/Backbone Grunt, NPM Sass GreenSock SVG animation mark up WordPress GitFlow This is an exciting opportunity for career development in a highly creative, innovative and forward-thinking agency, in which you’ll be working on global digital campaigns. The salary on offer is competitive and the prospects excellent. Please get in touch NOW! Call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV to advertising.resources@btopenworld.com       21 August 2016 20:08:29 +0000 Digital Account Manager/SAM http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/134897/Digital%2520Account%2520Manager%2FSAM.html If you're an experienced digital account handler with a good technical understanding, or a digital PM with client handling skills, an ambitious and successful TTL pharma agency would like to hear from you! They're looking for an ambitious AM/SAM with good all-round knowledge and experience, great interpersonal skills, solid agency experience, and proven success in a client-facing role. This is a key role in the agency, which requires the ability to clearly brief technical requirements, and also to work as part of a close-knit team on web build and other digital projects – ensuring both client and agency objectives are achieved in a timely manner and in line with budgets and quality standards. The agency in question is going from strength to strength, and is able to offer lots of scope and excellent prospects, as well as a positive working environment. If you can tick the above boxes and are keen to join a fast-growing agency, this could be the perfect opportunity for you. Call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949 to find out more. Or send your CV to advertising.resources@btopenworld.com 19 August 2016 14:02:27 +0000 Recruitment Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/134870/Recruitment%2520Manager.html At Havas Lynx we're proud of how we attract and then welcome people into our team. Our Recruitment and Talent Development people are responsible for finding, securing, and then settling the best people in our industry into our business. We work across our London and Manchester offices, and we're based in Manchester. We're looking for an experienced recruiter who is looking to make the move into a role that allows more breadth of activity. With us, you'll work autonomously on fulfilling freelance and permanent recruitment needs, and you'll also work closely with our Recruitment and Talent Development Director on a complete overhaul of our onboarding process - which you'll then take responsibility for. That's just the beginning! Our culture and approach to staff development means that the opportunities to grow and shape your role are endless. We're not looking for someone who thinks that going in-house is an easy ride - it isn't! Imagine having your clients in your office with you all day everyday! We're continually growing, so you should expect this role to be extremely busy, but also extremely rewarding, because you get to hire people, and then see them build amazing careers! We'd like to hear from recruiters who have experience of the creative sector, or who can demonstrate a genuine connection to and understanding of the sector. You should have proven experience of managing a busy work load, and definitely be someone who others describe as enthusiastic, committed and self-starting. We're open as to whether you're... 18 August 2016 14:02:39 +0000 Account Director (integrated agency) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/134769/Account%2520Director%2520%28integrated%2520agency%29.html Your new company is a large integrated agency, based in amazing new offices. Their mission is to make their Clients famous, their brands more desired and to take their business to a new level. They solve problems for their clients using all channels whether it is digital, mobile, CRM, DR advertising, email or direct mail. Account overview: It’s a fully integrated account working BTL from new customer acquisition to building customer relations and retaining them. To achieve this, a large team supports across the agency’s core departments; Data Analytics, Data Planning, Planning, Creative, Project Management, Finance, Social and Content in addition to a core account team of around 25. It is a fast paced, retail account operating in a highly competitive market environment.   Job Purpose - Summary They’re seeking an outstanding and seasoned Account Director to lead and become the driving force for this team. This account is pretty unique in that it covers both acquisition and retention, so not only would you establish the first communication with the customer, you'd then nurture that relationship with engagement comms. First impressions last and driving loyalty is key. It would suit a candidate who is very self-starting and keen to be a part of shaping the business and helping the senior Client grow her team at the same time; someone who has worked on bedding in new business before and isn’t scared of giving things a go. You must be a strategic thinker, strong leader and able to demonstrate success at forming cemented and... 18 August 2016 14:02:45 +0000 Graphic Designer/Digital Designer - Worcestershire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/134768/Graphic%2520Designer%2FDigital%2520Designer%2520-%2520Worcestershire.html This established Creative and Marketing agency who specialise in PR & Social Media, Creative Design, Digital Marketing are seeking a Creative Graphic Designer/Digital Designer to work a 50/50 split across design for print and digital. On the Graphic Design side you will need at least a few years agency experience in design for print. On the Digital side you will need a similar level of knowledge in front end web design. You will need to be a fast, efficient and reliable creative designer who can interpret a brief direct from a client, creative director or account director. You need to be able to produce original and innovative concepts and designs. Complete with accurate artwork skills with the ability to prepare artwork for print or digital. The role will suit someone who is confident to be involved at the conceptual stage of a project and happy to be client facing from time-to-time. The skills needed for the Graphic Design side are: • 2 to 3 years design agency experience. • Excellent skills with the Adobe creative suite crucially Indesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and Acrobat. • The ability to interpret a design brief • Graphic design experience across print media • The ability to prepare artwork for print. The skills needed for the Digital Design side are: • Experience with layout, typography, web fonts, grid systems and interaction principles • Good understanding of responsive design and how to optimise design and layout across all devices – mobile, tablet, desktop. • Ability to identify headline... 18 August 2016 14:02:28 +0000 Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/134767/Account%2520Manager.html An exciting opportunity to join a specialist integrated agency that holds strong values and has built-up an impressive list of clients that reflect these values. They’re a medium sized integrated agency with wide scope and big ambition. Working across multiple channels and disciplines – direct to digital, brand and design to social and campaigns. Their best work crosses boundaries and brings teams together. With a strong new business record so far this year there’s a real buzz at the agency and they have strong plans for growth in the coming year.   Your new role Your role will be focused on running 2-3 key accounts. Strong print experience is required as the channel mix is 50/50 print/digital and social. You’ll be supported by, and responsible for managing, a Senior Account Executives. Experience with Charity clients would be an added bonus. You’ll be the kind of person who gets stuck in, and really enjoys working as part of a team. The ability to build and own relationships is key, as well as being super organised and having strong project management skills. You’ll be detail focused with a creative eye.   What you’ll need to succeed: Great client services The ability to develop strong relationships with your Clients Inspires and motivates Clients with the work you do and the ethos of the agency Creative and Strategic thinking Creative critique skills; using evidence to support what will and won’t work Develop creative briefs and brief the creative team Persuasively sell creative to... 18 August 2016 12:12:44 +0000 Head of Digital: Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/134753/Head%2520of%2520Digital%3A%2520Manchester.html Head of Digital: Manchester We are looking for an experienced Head of Digital / Digital Account Director who is looking to take the lead for an agencies Digital operation. It's an exciting role within an agency that has ambitious growth plans for the next few years and will provide the successful applicant with plenty of autonomy to shape and growth the function. 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 / Digital Account Director 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 autonomous role offering the opportunity to... 16 August 2016 12:12:38 +0000 Front End Web Designer - Creative Agency, Bedfordshire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/134553/Front%2520End%2520Web%2520Designer%2520-%2520Creative%2520Agency%2C.html This young, energetic creative & digital agency based in an idylic studio in Bedfordshire are looking to rapidly expand their team. As part of big plans they need to recruit a highly skilled Front End Web Designer. They are looking for a Front End Web Designer with Wordpress, HTML5/CSS3/JavaScript skills to work as part of the in-house development team in a fantastic countryside setting in Bedforshire. Job responsibilities     •    Bringing design concepts to life using Wordpress, HTML5/CSS3/JavaScript     •    Working closely with the design team     •    Awareness of industry trends     •    Working as the sole developer or as part of a team. Essential skills     •    Excellent Wordpress skills     •    Great responsive HTML5/CSS3 skills.     •    A strong front-end portfolio.     •    Creative coding, showing clever solutions to difficult problems.     •    Excellent understanding of usability and design patterns.     •    Solid understanding of JavaScript .     •    Excellent communication, organisation and time management skills. Junior and senior Candidates are welcome to apply as long as you can demonstrate excellent Front End Web Design skills. If this sounds...