The Drum Jobs 23 November 2014 10:10:16 +0000 Creative Artworker Fast, accurate and attentive to detail? Good under pressure? Able to work to exacting deadlines on a range of TTL campaigns without loss of quality? If so, one of the region’s most professional agencies wants to hear from you. NOW! The (award-winning) agency in question is well-known and well-established, has a growing creative reputation and an ever-increasing workload, and now requires an experienced Creative Artworker who, in addition to the above, must (obviously) be experienced in all of the main software, and have a good feel for layout and design, together with an unwavering commitment to high standards. At least 3 or 4 years’ experience is required. The agency is extremely busy, and the environment friendly and informal. Salary is negotiable. This is a great opportunity to join a respected agency at an exciting time. Interested? Call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV to 21 November 2014 09:09:58 +0000 Senior Designer - Warwickshire Busy Creative Agency based near Stratford Upon Avon are looking for a Senior Graphic/Web designer to join their team. Full description: They are looking for a Senior Graphic/Web designer who has experience in design for print and front end web design. For this role you'll be one of the lead designers in the studio so it goes without saying you'll need to be up there with the best when it come to creativity! It's a small but busy studio so you'll also need to be a good all-rounder, able to turn you hand from design for print, logos, brochures and marketing material to digital, web design and HTML mail shots. Fast accurate artworking skills will also be essential.  The successful applicant will be articulate, numerate and have an eye for detail. The role also entails undertaking original design artwork for print as well as HTML mailers and front end website design and build following existing brand guidelines. An excellent knowledge of the latest Adobe Creative Suite is essential. Senior Graphic/Web Designer - Near Stratford Upon Avon, Warwickshire £25-30k 19 November 2014 09:09:51 +0000 Account Director Our client is a well known Midlands based agency with a fabulous client list.  Due to well managed growth they now need to appoint an experienced Account Director to work across a range of accounts, automotive experience will be an advantage..  In return, you will get th opportunity to develop your career in a highly regarded agency. 19 November 2014 09:09:28 +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... 19 November 2014 09:09:36 +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. 19 November 2014 09:09:24 +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. 19 November 2014 09:09:21 +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 19 November 2014 09:09:43 +0000 Creative Director My client is a global business based in Hull with an aggressive growth strategy over the forthcoming 12 months. As part of its growth plan they require a new Creative Director with a digital biased to help manage their extensive digital creative team. As Creative Director you will: Lead a team of creative designers dealing with all aspects of daily workflow management. Develop a creative identity, culture and set of products. Establish creative direction for the entire line of creative services. Complete creative work such as concept development, wire framing and visual development. Proactively develop ideas, concepts and uses of new technology and trends. Ensure that the creative team operates in a profitable manor that supports the commercial objectives of the account team.   You will be a proven leader with experience of shaping and moulding creative teams, either within an agency or client side environment. You will be naturally creative with an excellent understanding of multiple digital marketing channels such as social media, web design and email marketing. This is a brand new role within the business with lots of opportunity to develop and make the role your own. 19 November 2014 09:09:24 +0000 Digital Project Manager A leading digital agency based in Leeds is currently looking for a Digital Project Manager after yet another significant business win. Based on the outskirts of Leeds and closely with this already established project management team you will own and drive delivery on a number of small to medium scale digital projects. As a Digital Project Manager you will work closely with cross functional teams within the agency to plan, cost and drive projects, as well as be client facing in a consultative and planning capacity. As a Digital Project Manager you will have worked across multiple digital projects with a keen interest in the latest digital trends and technologies. You will be naturally collaborative, efficient and organised and be hungry to take ownership of as range of clients. 19 November 2014 09:09:17 +0000 Account Director A fantastic opportunity for someone to join this long established agency based on the outskirts of Leeds. As a result of a number of high profile account wins they are now looking for another Account Director to help grow the client services team. A small but growing agency this is a great opportunity for an experienced Account Director to work across a number of sectors, including Travel, Mail Order and Financial Services. You will develop and maintain excellent relationships with clients on a day to day to day basis, delivering outstanding work supported by fantastic customer service. You will lead a team of 3 across all channels, including DM, POS, Digital and TV advertising. As an Account Director within this agency you will be from a truly integrated background with experience of shaping and moulding a team of account managers. You will have an excellent financial management background, demonstrating commercial awareness whilst always maintaining the relationships with some of the agencies biggest accounts. 19 November 2014 09:09:59 +0000 Planning Director - Retail My client is a fantastic integrated agency based in Leeds that has continued to develop their retail proposition. As a result of a number of new business wins they are now looking for a Retail Planning Director. This role will see you deliver strategic input into client briefs. You will develop clear and inspiring creative briefs, helping the creative team to think of new ways to ‘push’ their ideas. You will pitch input to new business, ensuring there is a strategic approach to way the business pitches new ideas. As a Senior Planner you will continually drive innovative marketing strategies across advertising, shopper and in store marketing and digital. Ultimately, this role will see you working with the senior management team to help develop the broader strategic capabilities of the entire agency. As a Senior Planner you will have experience of researching competitors, analysing reports and developing unique insights into identifying the audience sweet spot.  You will have proven planning experience, ideally within a retail/FMCG capacity.  This is a fantastic opportunity to join a business whop are at the top of their game 19 November 2014 09:09:47 +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. 19 November 2014 09:09:27 +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. 19 November 2014 09:09:11 +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. 18 November 2014 20:08:07 +0000 Mid-Senior Designer Ambitious mid-senior designer required to work across all business streams - brand, digital, and print. Working closely with the creative director and related teams to take a brief through from concept to completion with creativity, flair and a 'bring it on' attitude. You'll have extensive client-facing experience plus an excellent working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite. You live and breath to help clients build their brands through creative and strategic development. If you're looking for a pipe and slippers role that will fill the hours between 9 and 5.30, this is not the job for you. But if you are determined to do great work, understand the commercial imperatives and want to share your enthusiasm with a team of like-minded people, get in touch. There is always the chance of progression in EQ, for those who strive for it. 18 November 2014 16:04:11 +0000 Digital Project Manager - top creative agency in Manchester Our client is one of the most creative agencies and is much sought after in the North West by both candidates and brands alike.  With a well established and expanding digital offering, they are seeking a Digital Project Manager to join the team.  We're looking for a Digital Project Manager with a minimum of  4 years agency experience to join the team.  You'll be experienced working with multi-disciplinary teams to conceive and deliver a variety of digital projects.  We're looking for a Digital Project Manager who can take a digital project from conception to completion. You'll be skilled in managing scope & resources, scheduling, budgeting, developing project plans and status updates.    The clients you will work on are typically global FMCG brands and you'll provide the creative team with the technical know how and allow them to come up with inspirational creative concepts that work.  We're looking for proactive Digital Project Manager, someone who has a passion for all things digital and who can work in partnership with the client services, creative and planning teams to create amazing solutions. The agency has a terrific roster of a clients, a very sociable environment and a commitment to career development for everyone.  To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP.  18 November 2014 15:03:35 +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!   18 November 2014 15:03:25 +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! 17 November 2014 18:06:06 +0000 Account Manager Entrepreneurial agency based in the heart of Merseyside are looking for a driven Account Manager to join their expanding team. This well-established agency is having a growth spurt and is therefore in need of an experienced account handler to support their expansion. With a range of impressive brands on board the agency pride themselves on their consultative full service offering and ability to act as more than just an agency but support brands with their hands on partnership approach. If successful you'll work across a range of activity from traditional offline print campaigns to interactive digital projects, events and more. Not a role for the inexperienced the account handler they're looking for is savvy tenacious and seeks out opportunities for develop and grow accounts. One of the few roles in the region that can offer you the works; progression, training, reward and a great team to support you in the challenges you'll face. Keen to find out more? Then send your CV today for immediate consideration 17 November 2014 16:04:57 +0000 Account Director HAVAS LYNX is a global communications group - with 250 employees and supported by the wider Havas network, we deliver truly global campaigns based on robust local insight.  As a group we have been responsible for a series of industry firsts and we innovate on behalf of our clients across the healthcare and wellness sectors.  Our team of 180 professionals based in the heart of Manchester City Centre comprise our European head office, from which we work closely with our colleagues in London and New York. We are proud winners of prestigious awards for effectiveness and innovation and as part of our planned growth for 2014; we now have an opportunity for an experienced Account Director to join our London based team.  This role will see you work with clients across the Pharmaceutical sector, although prior experience in this industry isn’t essential – what’s important is that you can draw on your previous Agency experience in order to lead a team to deliver results and exceptional service levels to your clients. This role will combine strategy development and tactical delivery; we have a culture of being hands on and taking ownership and responsibility as part of a team. We are looking for a skilled relationship developer who appreciates that the key to achieving long term success with an account; is the consistently strong delivery of a wide range of activities. Therefore, we will ask you to work with clients on the development of overarching strategic goals and objectives, to set measurable KPIs and then manage delivery of the associated... 17 November 2014 11:11:14 +0000 Creative Designer We’re looking for a creative designer. One who knows their way around a mac as well as their sketchpad. If you love design, have an exciting book and want to work on a collection of international sports and fashion brands, then you should probably get in touch. 14 November 2014 16:04:54 +0000 Marketing Manager No Limits – to what you can achieve   North Lanarkshire Leisure Ltd is a new modern and forward thinking charitable trust delivering sport and leisure services to the residents of North Lanarkshire.  Established in 2006 and employing around 700 staff, major growth plans are in place.  As part of this growth process we have the following opportunities to join our enthusiastic team and play a vital role in the development of the organisation.     Marketing Manager                                                                          NLL 55/14 Salary Circa £40K   North Lanarkshire Leisure are looking for a creative and innovative marketing professional with a proven track record to contribute to the development and  the excellent performance that has been   achieved to date delivering sport, leisure, recreation and health improvement services within  North Lanarkshire.   Educated to degree level in marketing or a related discipline and having gained several year’s experience in a progressive marketing and sales environment, you will have extensive experience of website management and the development and implementation... 14 November 2014 15:03:52 +0000 Senior Design Manager - Nottingham In-house design studio based in Nottingham are recruiting for a Senior Design Manager to lead a creative team.  You'll need skills across all media - Graphic Design, Artwork and Web Design along with management abilities. Job description This role will manage multiple projects, resource allocation and the delivery of all work entering and the design team to a consistently high standard, to deadline and on brand. You will be managing a team of 3 online designers, working across 5 different brands and 9 different websites, and produce creative for a variety of digital design projects;  including on-site, display, email and social media, in addition to two graphic designers and one artworker working on print advertising, brochures, PoS, exhibitions, packaging and corporate. You will lead the creative output of the team across all brands and channels. Your team will work to internal briefs and work closely with the marketing and web development teams. Duties include:  •    Manage a team of 6 in-house designers •    Motivate, mentor, support and train team members and develop their skills •    Manage resource, projects, workflow and change •    Manage external resource as required •    Ensure all work meets brief and deadlines, is on brand and conforms to applicable standards •    Develop in-house standards and capabilities •    Ensure a high level of quality for all projects •    Lead... 13 November 2014 17:05:10 +0000 Senior Graphic Designer A highly creative and personable Senior Graphic Designer wanted to join our design team.   Uber offers a full creative advertising service, injecting personality and passion into the work we produce. Our business is communication, so you’ll not find us using exclusive language that is designed to impress, yet actually fails to communicate – we talk straight so you know what we’re talking about. With brand development at the heart of our business, we create ideas that add the right personality to your brand.   The work we produce is rich and varied with specialisms in retail and entertainment. Clients include Harveys, BAFTA, Tombola, The Perfume Shop, Crabtree & Evelyn, BFI and Cargo.   Campaign magazine listed Uber as a top 3 agency outside London. We’re a national top 40 agency in The Drum Design 100. Marketing magazine included Uber in the Top 30 Creative Agencies in the UK. The Drum called Uber ‘Advertising agency of the year’.   5 years’+ commercial experience is required. Experience spanning both digital and print is expected. Major brand experience working on projects from concept to completion. Ability to think imaginatively around a brief. Attention to detail and strong typographical skills are essential. Evidence in your portfolio of press, point of sale material, packaging and digital are a big plus. The tools of your trade will at the very least be: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Pencil, Brain. 3D skills are a bonus.   This role will be based in our Sheffield office.... 13 November 2014 09:09:26 +0000 Account Manager Award winning agency based in Merseyside is looking for a freelance Account manager to start asap.  You will be working closely with the account director on a diverse range of projects from start to finish, you will mainly be contributing to campaigns, liaising with clients, presenting & pitching alongside like minded agency creatives and handling budgets in order to ensure each project in complete within set costs and on time.  Ideally you would need to have a strong background within account management and able to show a keen approach to new business, identifying leads etc.