The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 29 July 2015 13:01:41 +0000 Head Of Digital Production. http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100726/Head%2520Of%2520Digital%2520Production..html Our client is a major Leeds based agency. Fantastic client base and a great place to work. The business is currently going through a period of significant investment and they are looking to recruit a   Head of Digital Production. This role will be responsible for the effective management of the workflow, implementation and ownership of digital processes and management of a team of content & digital producers to ensure projects are delivered on-spec, on-time and on- budget.   Key Activities:   ·         Working with developers, designers, artworkers and producers as well as account management and strategic teams, to help translate complex technical requirements for less technically experienced  colleagues. ·         Responsible for implementing & managing complex digital projects personally and through your team. ·         Designing and implement efficient production processes across all digital outputs. ·         Managing resource requirements of the team from scheduling a whip to recruiting. ·         Support in managing the full digital team’s personal objectives, promotional & growth expectations. ·         Acts as a key operational liason between account, creative, planning, studio and digital teams.... 29 July 2015 12:12:07 +0000 Digital Marketing Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100722/Digital%2520Marketing%2520Executive.html Digital Marketing Manager 24-30K Oxfordshire Blue Skies are currently working exclusively with an online retailer who are looking to appoint a Digital Marketing Executive. With offices across three countries this organisation is rapidly expanding. To continue the growth they are now looking for a digital marketing executive to start leading their marketing team. This would be a fantastic opportunity for a marketing executive/ digital marketing executive looking to take the next step up. With support from senior members of the organisation you will soon be on the road to management! Key responsibilities include: - Working to improve current digital marketing methods to improve customer experience and marketing ROIs for all brands across the organisation - Creating a marketing team from the current resources available who sit within different teams - Analysis of the current social media strategy, to ensure awareness and engagement - Email marketing current email list is one million. Working on personalisation and segmentation - Working on SEO and PPC campaigns - Liaising with technical, creative and analytical teams to drive through digital marketing changes - Full campaign management Key attributes of the digital marketing executive: - Knowledge of HTML5, CSS3 - Strong experience within a digital marketing role - Experience of using PPC campaigns to increase ROI - SEO experience, getting ranked for keyword - Email marketing experience to large email lists This is an urgent requirement with interview happening asap so please dont hesitate in... 29 July 2015 10:10:33 +0000 Business Development Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100699/Business%2520Development%2520Director.html This is a high profile opportunity to join a fantastic agency in the Midlands, who are looking for a Business Development Director get in touch ASAP for a confidential  29 July 2015 10:10:08 +0000 Account Director-Automotive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100696/Account%2520Director-Automotive.html This is a high profile role working on a high profile automotive account get in touch asap for a confidential chat 29 July 2015 10:10:43 +0000 Digital Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100695/Digital%2520Account%2520Manager.html Due to growth, this prestigious, large and highly-successful Digital Agency in Manchester City Centre is actively looking for an Account Manager, to strengthen its Client Services team. (These guys are genuinely one of the most impressive outfits in the North!) Working alongside an existing AM, you will take complete ownership of a number of the agencies key accounts, managing the day to day relationship and making sure that your client is happy and engaged. With this in mind, we are looking for a commercially focused Account Manager with a consultative, friendly and honest approach...and a good understanding of web build. Your main responsibilities will include: ·         Driving client strategy across your client base, and advising customers on how best to achieve their objectives through the agency’s diverse offering; ultimately driving business growth by meeting client retention and budget targets. ·         Managing a small but high quality range of accounts, ensuring that communication is consistent and seamless. ·         Working alongside Project Managers and Creative and Technical teams to make sure that projects are running smoothly and on time. ·         Supporting the Account Director in developing business plans and attending new business meetings to understand the client’s business and objectives. Additionally, assisting with the new client on-boarding... 28 July 2015 11:11:50 +0000 Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100581/Account%2520Manager.html Looking for an exciting new challenge in Account Management? If you're hard working, self-motivated, conscientious and can hit the ground running, we could be just the agency for you. This is a great opportunity to join a vibrant, growing agency in a fast-paced, multi-faceted role. You'll need a great work ethic and proven experience in project delivery and managing accounts, including budgets, scheduling and briefing creative and production teams. Key skills will also include client liaison experience of at least 4 years in a solid integrated agency. You'll also have a great eye for detail, impeccable standards and the ability to work under pressure. And if you can do it all with good humour and a big smile on your face, all the better. We're a hard working team so a can-do attitude is a must. In return you'll have the chance to make a positive impact on agency life and your own career. In addition to a competitive starting salary there are also fantastic benefits on offer, including 25 days holiday and your birthday off! If you're interested in joining us send your CV now. 28 July 2015 10:10:18 +0000 Senior Client Service Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100563/Senior%2520Client%2520Service%2520Manager.html This Uxbridge based agency are looking for a Senior Client Service Manager.  Please email your CV for more details. 27 July 2015 18:06:09 +0000 Data Planning Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100524/Data%2520Planning%2520Director.html Senior Manager - Data Planning Up to 600 p/day (dep on exp) Bristol Do you have experience of implementing and leading a team of analytical professionals to develop and deliver data insight on products, channels and customers? Have you lead the technical function for marketing data and set-up policies and processes? Do you have experience of creating and managing a contact strategy across all communication channels to support marketing campaigns? We are keen to find a data professional with experience of implementing a new data function and team within a marketing department. This is an exciting project to lead and will require the knowledge and experience of a confident data guru to take control and manage the day to day programme. The data is in place and currently supported by an external team. We plan to manage all future activity in-house and in order to take control, require the support, guidance and expertise of a data professional ideally with experience of having done this before! If you would like to know more about this opportunity, please get in contact today by sending your CV through to ellie.o.a4lj6in02bc@fishtank.aptrack.co.uk 27 July 2015 15:03:09 +0000 Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100510/Account%2520Manager.html Account Manager: 22-28K + Company Car, Sheffield. Fully integrated agency. We have an exciting Account Manager opportunity working for a fully integrated agency in Sheffield. For an Account Manager looking to increase their exposure to major accounts, its a brilliant role as it will provide the scope to work on several national clients and one international one. The agency are proud of their staff retention record which demonstrates what a great work environment they offer, and career prospects are excellent. Reporting to an Account Director, the Account Manager will be responsible for: - Building relationships with key decision makers within clients, to build a thorough understanding of their Marketing requirements and core business aims. - Managing campaigns from initial brief to execution including: Print and online advertising, Branding, Content Marketing, Email Marketing and Direct Mail, Internal Communications and Events. - Developing briefs for the Creative & Digital teams and ensuring all work is completed ontime. - Identifying opportunities to provide further support to clients. - Supervising one Account Executive. - Various ad hoc duties. For an Account Manager who wants to broaden their experience, its an exciting role within an agency that offer a fun, vibrant work environment. Applicants must have experience within an integrated agency and will be able to demonstrate examples of successful campaigns they have managed. Excellent relationship building skills and communication skills are a pre requisite. Interviews will be taking place quickly so forward... 27 July 2015 13:01:57 +0000 Lead Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100502/Lead%2520Developer.html Call yourself a (Lead) Developer? If so, one of the north-west’s most creative agencies wants to hear from you. You’ll need to have the highest standards, the ability to manage multiple projects (and other developers) and knowledge of WordPress. And you’ll have worked in a senior(ish) role in a quality environment. The agency in question is going places and has much to offer. Don’t miss out. Call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV to advertising.resources@btopenworld.com   27 July 2015 12:12:50 +0000 Design Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100497/Design%2520Director.html Design Director Manchester This is an excellent opportunity for to join a Manchester-based design and marketing agency with a track record in providing strategically-focussed design that delivers real results. They are looking for an experienced Design Director to help drive and elevate the creative output of the design team, both by the quality of their own creative work and their ability to shape and nurture the creative ideas of the team. You will be working closely with the Creative Director and be involved in hands-on with the creation and development of brand and design solutions, pro-actively developing and managing projects to a planned budget and high standard, overseeing all aspects of the design process from concept to completion and ensuring that the creative output matches the client's brief and company’s standards delivering complete client satisfaction. As a senior member of the team you will be a main focal point for the agency, attending client meetings and fostering strong relationships with client companies. You will input into the strategic direction of the team and will also be responsible for influencing and motivating the Design Team, encouraging them to strive for improvement and be committed to their development within the company.   You will need a track record in understanding, developing and implementing brands and a creative skill set that includes a use of a wide range of media, particularly in the digital/interactive realm. You will need to be a naturally innovative strategic thinker and be highly self motivated, with... 24 July 2015 18:06:49 +0000 Project Manager - Birmingham City Centre http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100384/Project%2520Manager%2520-%2520Birmingham%2520City%2520Centre.html An exciting opportunity for a Project Manager is available with a premier in-house agency working across an enviable selection of top tier international clients on highly conceptual projects based in Birmingham City Centre. Job purpose summary Reporting into the Head of Project Delivery, the Project Manager will be responsible for managing creative projects from initial brief through strategic planning, concept, design and final delivery, ensuring they are delivered on time and on budget. The Project Manager is key to liberating creativity through smart operational process. By working closely to understand how creative stakeholders (Creative Directors/Designers/Strategic Leads) wish to deliver projects, Project Manager’s are responsible for enabling stakeholders to deliver the best creative work possible. The Project Manager is at the centre of each project and as such is responsible for the communication and management between all key stakeholders, including our clients, strategic leads, creative director, designers and any 3rd parties. They will work closely with the Strategic Leads to facilitate and manage an efficient and collaborative project process for our clients by scoping, devising creative briefs, estimating and scheduling a full project plan.   The Project manager will also have a close relationship with our workflow management to ensure the correct design skill set and creative oversight is assigned to the project and to ensure all briefings and internal reviews are correctly allocated. The Project manager will become the key point... 24 July 2015 17:05:36 +0000 PR Account Executive / Senior Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100278/PR%2520Account%2520Executive%2520%2F%2520Senior%2520Account%2520Executive.html Position: PR Account Executive Location: Oxfordshire / Gloucestershire boarder Salary: 18K-24K (dep on experience) Start date: yesterday! An ambitious strategic PR consultancy are growing and keen to introduce a team member with enthusiasm and solid writing skills. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a supportive friendly organisation under the guidance of a Director allowing you exposure to a range of clients, PR strategies, techniques and live events. In order to be THE successful candidate, you will need to be enthusiastic, a keen writer, and have a passion for PR. Working with a wide range of clients across both B2B and B2C, we are keen to hear from either experienced PR candidates or trainees with self believe and ambition. If you would like to learn more about this opportunity, please get in contact ASAP as we will be interviewing next week. Please send your CV and 3 bullet points on why you believe you would be right for this position. Apply now! 24 July 2015 16:04:29 +0000 Front End Develop http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100243/Front%2520End%2520Develop.html Position: Front-End Developer (Junior or Mid-weight) Location: West London Salary: 22,000 - 25,000 Per annum (dependant on experience) Start date: Yesterday Are you looking for a long term opportunity with plenty of scope? Are you looking to join a strong creative team? Are you looking for a job where each day will be a challenge working on a wide range of projects and clients? Do you have experience of html, css, wordpress? If yes. A small ambitious Digital Marketing Agency are looking to recruit a Front End Developer to support their growing work load. With a wide range of clients, from music industry leaders through to a small insurance start-up, this agency are spreading their wings and looking to grow their team. Working alongside driven creatives, you will be kept busy working on clean, fresh creative to deliver digital that works! Headed-up by a very reputable name in the industry and big plans in the pipeline, this is a fantastic opportunity to get your feet under the table of a small team helping to support and shape their future. We're keen to hear from Developers with enthusiasm, a good sense of humour and someone who enjoys being part of a team. If this sounds like you, get in touch today as there is a desk and an inbox of work waiting for you! Please send your CV and 3 bullet points on why you believe you would be right for this position to ellie.o.a4lj6in00xu@fishtank.aptrack.co.uk or apply NOW! 24 July 2015 16:04:11 +0000 Marketing Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100239/Marketing%2520Manager.html Marketing Manager 40-46K Warwickshire A wonderful opportunity has arisen for to join a benevolent charity based in Warwickshire. You will be responsible for the development, implementation and ongoing monitoring of the organisations marketing strategy as well as managing and developing a team of five. In this role you will be increasing both brand awareness and engagement in order to create a greater understanding of the charity and the services they offer. Key responsibilities of the Marketing Manager will include: - Development and execution of the marketing communications plan in order to deliver against corporate objectives and priorities - Working alongside key partners and stakeholders in order to develop marketing opportunities which will increase reach and engagement - Work with other departments in order to create marketing strategies for new service launches - External agency management when needed - Representing the charity across the UK at events and networking when required - Management of the annual marketing budget - Oversee the development and delivery of the digital strategy - Drive an effective PR and advertising plan in order to gain maximum coverage as well as working on a reactive basis managing press enquiries Key attributes of the Marketing Manager will include: - Effective people manager used to managing a team of multi skilled marketers - Experience within a charity/not for profit background would be beneficial - Demonstrable experience of creating marketing strategies and managing marketing... 23 July 2015 15:03:30 +0000 Soccer Aid Digital Producer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100124/Soccer%2520Aid%2520Digital%2520Producer.html Soccer Aid Digital Producer £36,519 - £43,194 per annum inclusive Fixed term contract until end of June 2016   Right now, children are in danger. They face violence, disease, hunger, and the chaos of war and disaster. This is wrong and it has to change. Unicef already ensures more of the world’s children are fed, vaccinated, educated and protected than any other organisation. We have done more to influence laws, policies and customs to help protect children than anyone else in history. Unicef UK raises money and campaigns to change children’s lives – doing whatever it takes until every child is safe.   In 2016, Unicef UK will be staging its sixth Soccer Aid football match and telethon. Celebrities and football legends from across the country will team up in a special effort to raise money for children worldwide. We are looking for a Digital Producer to develop a digital engagement strategy in preparation for Soccer Aid 2016.   Joining the Soccer Aid Project Team, you will lead on the creation and maintenance of engaging online content for the Soccer Aid website and associated channels, ensuring high quality standards are met at all times. You will be responsible for digital content and marketing strategies, covering content creation, UX and other digital elements.   You will have proven background of successfully delivering effective digital projects with multiple stakeholders, and be able to anticipate and identify potential problems to ensure their swift resolution. You... 23 July 2015 09:09:40 +0000 Mid Weight Designers http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100087/Mid%2520Weight%2520Designers.html The role As a Mid Weight Designer you will: Be an exceptional, highly creative graphic designer with an eye for detail and a passion for design. Be a conceptual thinker with a portfolio that demonstrates creativity and effectiveness. Be a great all rounder, as comfortable creating brand guidelines and reports as creative concepts and illustrations. Have an excellent knowledge of Indesign, Illustrator and Photoshop. Be able to deliver design jobs efficiently to budget and timetable. Be able to communicate and present your work effectively to clients and our account team. Be comfortable either working on your own or as part of a team. The person Our policy is to only recruit candidates who add more to our company than we already have. As a minimum, you must meet the following criteria: A first class graphic designer with 2+ years experience. A varied portfolio including packaging, brand identity and retail design (illustration experience would be a bonus). Ability to progress your working scamps to presentation quality marker visuals is essential. A clear commercial focus and a strong understanding of our clients businesses. Very intelligent, no bullshit, ambitious and proactive. 22 July 2015 11:11:45 +0000 Digital Account Manager (PM) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/99984/Digital%2520Account%2520Manager%2520%28PM%29.html If you’re an experienced Digital Account Handler or Digital PM with good technical understanding, and client relationship management and project delivery skills, an ambitious and successful Liverpool agency would like to hear from you. They’re looking for an ambitious digital account handler with technical web build knowledge, great interpersonal skills, solid agency experience (2-3 years), and proven success in a client-facing role. Ideally, you’ll be able to gather technical requirements, knock up basic wireframes and write clear technical briefs for web build projects, and work closely with the DPM to manage multiple web build and digital projects. You must have a good understanding of web design, front-end, back-end and mobile development, knowledge of the .NET environment, and an understanding of responsive/mobile/app design, as well as custom CMSs and their capabilities (WordPress, Joomla, Drupal). SEO knowledge is essential, as is an understanding of HTML, CSS and CSS3 possibilities. If you can tick the above boxes and are keen to join an independent, 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 20 July 2015 11:11:15 +0000 Graphic Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/99774/Graphic%2520Designer.html     Job Title: Graphic Designer (Ref: GD4032) Salary: £21,525 per annum Contract: Permanent Location: Manchester City Centre   Manchester Growth Company is seeking to recruit a talented and experienced designer, to work across a number of business areas.   Working within a small in-house design studio, you will design an array of print and digital marketing collateral, and:   Work directly with internal customers to ensure correct briefing, set delivery expectations and ensure fulfilment to time / quality standards. Manage jobs from request through to delivery – including artworking, printer liaison etc. Ensure brand consistency through quality design work Act as a brand custodian for brands within role’s remit Manage own time to ensure scheduled jobs are completed and produced to agreed timescales Support briefing process for associated marketing activities such as photography Work with a broader panel of marketing service suppliers on campaign / delivery planning, inputting for design, where required. Maintain and manage document / asset archiving for materials.   About you: The successful candidate will have 3+ years of experience in an in-house or agency graphic design role, a strong work ethic and a ‘can do’ attitude. You will be naturally creative and work effectively, and supportively, within a design studio team. Please read on for a full role description and person specification.     About Manchester Growth Company: The Manchester Growth... 17 July 2015 16:04:38 +0000 Client Services Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/99686/Client%2520Services%2520Executive.html About RBL RBL is a brand-led, creative agency providing the perfect balance between strategy, creativity and delivery. We create powerful brands for ambitious businesses and bring brands to life through creative communications that change the way that people think, feel and act. Diverse clients including FTSE 100 companies, elite sports teams, global challengers, entrepreneurial players and social enterprises choose to collaborate with us. What we do helps businesses to grow and creates long-term value. Based in Leamington Spa, we are looking for a Client Services Executive to join our team.  Find out more at rbl-brandagency.com   Background Since 2012, the agency has grown considerably and has acquired a diverse client base, serviced by a team of 4 designers and 3 client services specialists. We have an ambitious plan for the future that will see us execute strategic brand-led programmes for key clients that include: Volkswagen Group, Lockton, Severn Trent Water, Team Sky and a host of medium sized, entrepreneurial players. We operate from a purpose designed, open-plan studio in the centre of Leamington Spa, just over an hour from London by train with great connectivity to the rest of the country.   The Future With the essential infrastructure in place - a close-knit team, a strong client base, a proven strategic branding model, high-quality premises and excellent facilities - the agency is targeting success on a number of different fronts: great clients results, outstanding creative work, rewarding agency culture and superior... 17 July 2015 12:12:06 +0000 New Business Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/99669/New%2520Business%2520Manager.html 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 17 July 2015 12:12:19 +0000 Account Manager- Motorbikes http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/99667/Account%2520Manager-%2520Motorbikes.html Fantastic opportunity to join a thriving agency in the Midlands who are going from strength to strength, are looking for an account manager with automotive expeirence get in touch asap 17 July 2015 12:12:25 +0000 Senior Account Executive/junior account manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/99661/Senior%2520Account%2520Executive%2Fjunior%2520account%2520manager.html Creative Services Senior Account Exec/Junior Account Manager We're looking for someone with a minimum of 2 years experience within an creative/design agency environment, they must have strong organisational skills and good attention to detail. Ideally, some experience of print buying and production. The successful candidate would work closely with and report to an Account Director, would be client facing, and responsible [in tandem with the Account Director] for:- - reporting  - briefing into and coordinating work through our studio [ads, literature, POS etc etc] - attend client meetings/photo shoots/set builds - day to day client liaison [by email/phone etc] - supplier liaison - estimating/invoicing - presenting work - timing plans - liaison with other personnel [Media, PR and Digital] - general admin for the accounts they work on eg status reports, proof checking etc 17 July 2015 12:12:06 +0000 PHP Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/99653/PHP%2520Developer.html Fantastc company based in Manchester is Looking for a keen software developer with primary backgrounds in PHP with PHP/LAMP who can use their initiative and ‘hit the ground running’ in a fast growing SME who specialises in Big Data acquisition and analytics. They will be able to work as part of a team developing Linux based solutions in PHP, MySQL, WordPress, Laravel and custom frameworks They will be able to develop applications which scale for many thousands of users Have a disciplined software development approach to produce high quality products. Keen to learn about new technology and techniques in pursuit of application performance. Takes security of applications and services into account from the ground up. Mandatory PHP/MySQL Good knowledge of API development including REST Positive attitude to security and knowledge of security standards Excellent organisation skills Attention to detail Ability to handle multiple responsibilities Professional manner Ability to work on own initiative Highly motivated and works with minimum supervision Good inter-personal skills and develops a good working relationship with their peers Bright attitude, willing to help other members of the team Preferable Unit Testing (PHPUnit) Linux / LAMP stack WordPress Laravel AngularJS / JQuery CSS Perforce 17 July 2015 12:12:33 +0000 Junior Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/99652/Junior%2520Designer.html Great opportunity to join a thriving independant agency in Birmingham.  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