The Drum Jobs 31 October 2014 12:12:13 +0000 Senior Account Manager Senior Account Manager Manchester To c£35k This highly innovative integrated agency are winning business thick and fast and as a result need a number of very talented account handlers.  They definitely have a requirement at Senior Account Manager level and you could either be an AM ready to progress or a SAM feeling a little frustrated in your current role.  They work on very interesting projects both on and offline but exposure to or experience of digital campaigns is really needed.  They have a great team culture and offer exceptional career opportunities and training.  If you would like to discuss in more detail please call Julie Ollerton for information, she’s always at her desk from 12-2pm to answer queries.  30 October 2014 15:03:23 +0000 Digital Designer Creative agency based in Manchester are looking to recruit a Digital Designer for their team. You will need previous digital agency experience, along with a good understanding of UI & UX and brand awareness. Essential skills include Photoshop and Illustrator together with a good understanding of HTML5 and CSS3. Your role will be to translate strategies & requirements into concepts, designs and user experiences. You will need to posses a conceptually strong & strategically minded flair for all things digital & interactive. Excellent communication skills are essential, along with an eye for typography, high-quality design and an ability to work across multiple projects simultaneously. 30 October 2014 13:01:11 +0000 Junior Mid Designer Junior –Mid Designer £20-25k, Manchester   This growing agency needs an additional designer to work on a range of digital brand projects.  You’ll work across the entire design process on a project including design strategy, concepts, production, and final delivery both for their clients and the agency’s own brand. They need someone who can create simple, intuitive and beautiful final designs and user experiences. You will be an integral part of the design department working closely with the Creative Director and other team members from design, UX, development & strategy to successfully deliver projects. They need you to have digital design experience in an agency setting, with good brand awareness and UI/UX understanding (they’ll develop this with you).  You should have excellent Photoshop and Illustrator skills. 29 October 2014 18:06:31 +0000 PHP Web Developer A PHP Web Developer based in central Glasgow is required. Carnyx Group, publisher of The Drum, has an opening for a PHP Developer to join its expanding development team. The position is ideally suited to a developer ideally with 1 or two years experience, and will be primarily focused on PHP/MySQL development with some front-end involvement part of the role. Graduates may also be considered.  Attitude is as important as aptitude in this team, and candidates are expected to show evidence of ongoing professional development. The role will involve supporting and developing features across all Carnyx Group's 25 websites including  The ideal candidate will be proactive in taking initiative and will work with a team of developers and project managers to help drive development.  This is a great opportunity for a developer with a genuine passion for finding solution to business needs. You will work closely with the rest of the development team to develop our business assets, and should be able to demonstrate the ability to work well with others. 29 October 2014 09:09:42 +0000 Managing Director Managing Director required to head up this small but growing  agency, this is a rare opportunity for you to develop your career, if you are looking for your first MD role or are looking for a new challenge get in touch asap 29 October 2014 09:09:59 +0000 Account Director -Motorbikes Great opportunity for an account director to join this great agency in the Midlands, you will be working on a high profile motorbike account, strong digital skills are required get in touch asap   29 October 2014 09:09:44 +0000 Senior Account Director This is one of the most high profile roles in the Midlands heading up a high profile automotive account, there is a clear progression path with a position on the board.   get in touch ASAP for confidetial chat 29 October 2014 09:09:10 +0000 New Business Executive Great opportunity to join this full service agency based in Cheshire, who are looking for a new business person to help them attract new clients this is a great opportunity get in touch asap for more details. 29 October 2014 09:09:54 +0000 Senior Account Director -Motorbikes This is a rare opportunity to join a high profile agency, if you have a passion for motorbikes get in touch ASAP as this could be your dream role. This role is urgent so get in touch ASAP for a confidential chat. 29 October 2014 09:09:44 +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... 29 October 2014 08:08:07 +0000 Senior Planner This leading well known advertising agency are looking for a senior planner with 4years experience who is comfortable talking about business as they are abut ideas.  Driving the brand and creative strategy across some of this agencies most important clients, you should be culturally curious and committed to new brand thinking. please email you CV. 29 October 2014 08:08:49 +0000 Automotive Account Executive This is a great opportunity to join this leading agency based in the Midlands, who are looking to expand great career prospects so get in touch to find out more. 29 October 2014 08:08:01 +0000 Business Developer/Account Manager We’re looking for a driven and effective Business Developer/Account Manager to take You will be in charge of driving new business from a database of UK and international advertising and media agencies as well as developing and successfully selling our services to new and existing client bases. Although an existing database will be supplied, candidates with their own book of contacts within advertising or brands will be considered favourably. A good knowledge of the advertising and animation industry is preferred but not essential and a strong interest in animation, visual effects, film making and digital technology would also be advantageous. You will be a public face of an exciting, progressive and creative company, representing the company’s public profile in a friendly and dynamic manner. Given the breadth of our client base, you are expected to be able to sell confidently in the creative environments in which we work. You will work directly with the managing director on the growth, development and maintenance of the company’s client base; developing the core proposition of the company, its PR requirements and attending relevant events. Your responsibility ranges from identifying the likely selling points of a project, ascertain the potential of properties, create new revenue streams while expanding the market of existing properties through innovative marketing strategies, tapping into the expertise or tie-up with business partner(s) or exploitation of the changing trends, etc, while developing strategic plans and sales strategies... 28 October 2014 13:01:52 +0000 Account Manager/Print Buyer - Market Harborough, Leicestershire A full time opportunity is available for an Account Manager/Print Buyer to join a fast growing and dynamic creative, advertising & marketing agency working within their client based in Market Harborough, Leicestershire. You will need experience in print buying for web, sheet fed and large format and will be based within the Agency's client in Market Harborough, Leicestershire. Job Requirements: • Candidates will be from a point of sales / printing sales background with a working knowledge of print techniques, print contacts • Good knowledge of 2D and 3D POS production required • Ideally has experience in working with clients in the retail sector • Computer literate, advanced / expert knowledge of excel • Committed, resilient and prepared to work extra hours as required • Service minded, excellent customer focus • Experience of working in an environment where priorities are constantly changing • Team player, with positive outlook • Focus on project management, timely delivery and achievement of Key Performance Indicators This is a role for an experienced professional Account Manager/Print Buyer with a good knowledge of printed material for the retail/POS. If this sounds like to next step in your career then get in touch ASAP. Account Manager/Print Buyer Market Harborough, Leicestershire. c£30-35k 27 October 2014 17:05:38 +0000 Graphic Designer Well established organisation based in West Yorkshire on the M62 corridor is looking for a Graphic Designer to join their growing team. It is essential that you have worked on large format graphics and print previously. You will be producing graphics for a wide range of projects such as exhibitions, retail interiors, installations, signage, display graphics and exterior graphics. Your role will involve liaising with 3D Designers and project managers, along with commissioning illustrators and sourcing imagery. As well as large format, you will also be producing tender documents for the new business process. Knowledge of the print processes would be advantageous. 27 October 2014 13:01:14 +0000 Mid-Senior Designer Mid-Senior Designer Manchester £30-40k This is a long established Manchester agency currently expanding into new areas and with a great plan for the future.  Their award winning CD is inspirational and focused on a high quality of creative work, and would like to add an experienced conceptual Designer to the team.  Age and experience matter little, as long as you are comfortable taking a project from concept stage through to completion.  They need someone conceptually strong, who doesn’t play it safe and loves a creative challenge.  You should have a real passion for branding and design, and love nothing better than starting a project from a blank page and producing something fresh and inspiring that meets a client’s brief.  This is an agency on the up and a great opportunity for a talented and passionate creative. 24 October 2014 14:02:09 +0000 Studio Manager Studio Manager Manchester £30k   Cirty Centre integrated agency need a Studio Manager to ensure the delivery of all aspects of a range of digital and print projects.  They work with great B2C and B2B clients, producing excellent creative across Digital, Print, Advertising and Video.  Your responsibilities will range from quoting and billing, through to trafficking and project management, managing a whole host of internal and external resource along the way. You’ll need experience managing integrated campaigns and be proactive and fast-paced.  The role would suit an experience production or studio professional. 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.