The Drum Jobs 22 January 2018 12:12:15 +0000 Digital Account Manager - great Manchester agency Our client is a well established digital agency based in Manchester. Following continued growth, they are seeking a Digital Account Manager to join their team ASAP. The agency has a fabulous roster of blue chip consumer brands and the bulk of the work is creative design and build of websites. We're looking for a Digital Account Manager who has a minimum of 2 years agency experience and who has a good command of digital marketing and working alongside digital creative and development teams. You'll have great communication skills as the role is largely client facing and you must be articulate, organised and have excellent attention to detail. We're looking for a Digital Account Manager who is keen to work in a very collaborative environment and to stay ahead of the fast evolving digital world and who is interested in the work that they delivery.  It's a sociable team, city centre based and a great CSD will mentor and develop you too.  To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 19 January 2018 14:02:07 +0000 Social Media Manager We are seeking a Social Media Manager with at least 1-2 years’ experience. The primary focus for the role is community management and day-to-day management of brand channels. The successful candidate will have an unrivalled passion for all things social and enjoy working in a fast-paced, creative environment dedicated to food and drink. A bonus if you’re well versed in social media advertising. Collaboration underpins the role as you will work as part of a team of creatives and strategists to use social media to support the brand and communication goals for our food and drink clients. Essential Skills & Responsibilities: A passion for community management: Drive brand engagement and loyalty through effective community management Manage online communities with an enormous comfort level communicating online Comfortable being the online customer service touch point for an array of brands The ability to craft flawless copy, mindful of social media channels’ best practices, including optimising content across different platforms Embodying client house style and successfully conveying key messages Extensive knowledge of social media and a passion to learn about the ever-changing social/digital media landscape, constantly on the look-out for how we can use social more effectively for our brands Develop strong working relationships with technology partners and social media platforms to identify new features and functionality to support client work and new business Knowledge and experience of social media analytics and measurement tools... 18 January 2018 11:11:33 +0000 Media & Digital Reporter (London) The Drum is hiring a reporter to join its experienced and driven editorial team cover the media and digital marketing sectors online and in print.  From 2018, the role will see the successful applicant work with the team to deliver breaking news, insights, interviews and other related content that meets the focus of The Drum as it continues to focus on its mission statement; Marketing Can Change the World.  Preferred candidates will have industry knowledge and experience in a previous reporting capacity. Responsibilities will include: Writing daily for the website and monthly for the magazine to cover both media and digital marketing sectors, working alongside the rest of the editorial team Engaging and building a contact-base in both sectors, which will include advertising and media agencies, major publishing businesses, technology companies and innovative newcomers, to help inform and guide The Drum's readership Attend industry events and award ceremonies throughout the year, with potential for international travel Sending a weekly personalised newsletter consisting of the latest media content 18 January 2018 11:11:32 +0000 Google Adwords Account Manager We are one of the fastest growing digital marketing companies in the UK and we are looking for pay per click account managers to liaise between our clients and our Adwords team. The role requires excellent communication skills and a basic understanding and experience of Google Adwords. We are flexible and have full and part-time positions available. Hourly rate remuneration.  Our team work remotely, so this would suit someone looking to work from home.  17 January 2018 14:02:11 +0000 Mid-Weight Creative Artworker/Designer We are on the hunt for an experienced Mid-Weight Creative Artworker/Designer to join Chapter One Design. We are looking for a highly skilled and experienced person who will become an integral addition to our small busy team (min 4 years). This challenging role is for a creative talent who has a desire for hands-on responsibility regarding design and artwork produced. You will have a passion for design and be able to work closely with the rest of the team to create and develop ideas in a collaborative way. You will share our passion for design and bring an interesting new perspective to the table. Requirements: A degree in design and/or recent, relevant experience in design and artworking Ability to listen to clients and understand their design needs. Contribute ideas and design artwork to the overall brief with a creative mind and sharp eye. Display a keen attention to detail whilst working on layouts and artwork pages ready for print and possess good communication, interpersonal and team working skills. Ability to produce dummies, mock-ups and presentations to a high level of finish Check final printed proofs (digital or wet). Use your experience and knowledge to identify and resolve design, artwork and print challenges across a range of media including, including – but not exclusively - websites, advertising, corporate communications, corporate identity and catalogues. Experience in managing relationships with a number of external clients and liaise with suppliers. Excellent knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite principally InDesign, Illustrator and... 17 January 2018 12:12:08 +0000 UX Designer We’re looking for a Digital / UX Designer for a growing digital business based in North Manchester. They’re looking for a talented Designer with at least 2 years’ experience in a Digital Design role, ideally with some experience of UX and experience of designing for complex digital design projects. You should have a solid grasp of user-centred design, experience in UX software such as Axure is a must. You’ll work for large brands on complex design projects where you’ll need to craft strong digital experiences that work for a brand’s target audience and ensure a strong user experience. You’ll design and deliver wireframces, user journeys and mock ups for a wide range of devices and interfaces, as well as researching, prototyping and user-testing experiences. You’ll work in a sizeable and growing UX Design team, there are also excellent benefits available and you’ll be working on a blue chip client list of national retailers.   17 January 2018 09:09:44 +0000 Chief PR Editor WHAT TO EXPECT Help deliver the world’s finest cars. Drive our success with your fresh thinking, skills and determination. The role of Chief PR Editor sits as a part of the PR leadership team – a world class PR communications team promoting and protecting Jaguar Land Rover, internally and externally, to create an outstanding reputation as a responsible, innovative and sustainable global company with two world-class automotive brands.  WHAT YOU’LL NEED As Chief PR Editor you will create, develop and lead an in-house PR content & publishing team of world-class storytellers and will be accountable for overseeing global PR creative output (internal and external) via owned and earned channels & publications - style, content, timing, channel planning.  This is a brand new role for the organisation, and you will also be accountable for creating and chairing a monthly PR Editorial Board. As a member of the PR leadership team you will be responsible for defining, developing and managing a new end-to-end PR editorial publishing production process, to ensure we achieve the function's objectives, as well as developing JLR’s PR content, style and tone of voice and bringing this new function to life.  Additional responsibilities include managing JLR’s PR owned channels to include media website and corporate social channels, as well as running global content and publishing schedule. You will work in partnership with the Head of International PR and Head of Content Strategy to develop both global and local publishing... 16 January 2018 15:03:18 +0000 SEO Officer If you are looking for an opportunity to work in a dynamic and growing team of digital professionals, this could be the role for you. We are looking for a proactive digital professional that is passionate about digital marketing and the constant opportunities it offers. Working in a specialist digital team of 16 and a wider Communications and Marketing group of 60 we are looking for a proactive, experienced and passionate SEO specialist who can use their expert knowledge to improve the position of the University website and its key sections and pages. You will be the organisation’s key expert and linchpin when it comes to SEO. With support from the senior team and working in collaboration with other digital staff, you will be responsible for delivering the university’s SEO strategy and work plan. With support from your direct report, this will include implementing improvements to centrally owned system and content on a day-to-day basis, undertaking development of both on and off page content and being part of a large change project to transform the University of Southampton website. You will also support and advise colleagues with varying levels of knowledge from across the institution, helping them to achieve results in their own specialist areas. You will be highly analytical with a passion for problem solving. You will regularly report and make recommendations to staff at all levels of the organisation on our progress and position. Liaising with colleagues from across the institution to build an understanding of the SEO... 16 January 2018 15:03:22 +0000 Digital Business Development Manager This is a new position in a successful creative agency; one that requires a senior(ish)-level digital marketing professional with proven strategic know-how, who can help define/refine/improve the agency’s digital offering, and proactively develop it – creatively and profitably - across all relevant platforms (an achievement for which you will be well rewarded).  It’s a key role. One that would ideally suit either an existing senior AM or AD with digital expertise, who is seeking a new challenge - or more of a challenge - and has the ability to significantly develop business (existing and new) and grow the agency's digital dept.   If that’s you, call Peter Leonard 0161 449 9949 for a confidential discussion, or send your CV to 16 January 2018 11:11:15 +0000 DIGITAL STRATEGIST DIGITAL STRATEGIST DIGITAL THINKER WANTED FOR IMMEDIATE START.       As Digital Strategist within the planning team, you will shape the way we build some of the UK’s biggest brands across our properly full-service, properly integrated, properly massive, proper agency by blending both traditional consumer touchpoints and digital experience together to create effective strategy.   We do EVERYTHING here – PR, Social, Media, Digital, TV, Print, Outdoor, Experiential, Activation…the lot. All under one roof. So you’ll need to understand how to play with all of these.   With an expertise in digital and innovation, you’ll oversee and deliver integrated strategy and communications planning across the full consumer journey for your client accounts – across advertising, content and activation planning.   You’ve got a solid understanding of traditional channels and how they integrate with digital, emerging tech and consumer behaviour, but you’ll add innovation and digital thinking to the “truth hunting” approach.   You’ll help your clients uncover product, brand and consumer truths; communicating them at the right time, in the right way, along the right consumer journey.   You’ll also help shape the process for how we think about digitally integrated planning in a world where digital is no longer separate from how consumers behave, but still requires your specialist expertise and strategic thinking.   We are an integrated agency, but above all... 16 January 2018 11:11:14 +0000 Managing Director This is a very rare opportunity highly confidential get in contact asap for a confidentail chat. 11 January 2018 15:03:13 +0000 Digital Account Manager One of the region’s most creative agencies is on the lookout for a livewire digital account manager (with new business skills) to manage existing clients and help further boost growth… This is an agency with much to shout about: they have a blue-chip client portfolio, a strong team already in place and a track record of brand-building – and award-winning - creativity that few can match. They now require a multi-faceted account manager with proven client handling skills, the ability to develop existing relationships and manage existing (digital) projects, and the drive, energy and commitment to make a positive contribution to the agency’s continued new business success. This is a demanding role, but one that offers plenty of rewards, the chance to be part of a winning team and also excellent long-term prospects. If you’re up to the challenge and can demonstrate a track record of success in a sales-orientated account management role (in a creative agency environment), this could be just the opportunity for career progression that you’re looking for. To find out more, call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV to him at 11 January 2018 15:03:56 +0000 PR Account Manager Due to several new client wins, this fast-growing north-west comms. agency is on the lookout for a talented PR account manager to join their highly professional team and take responsibility for several key accounts. You must be a skilled client handler, with proven skills in PR and content marketing. And you’ll be a strong communicator, able to effectively influence key target groups and secure high levels of engagement across all channels, thus helping clients to achieve their objectives in a timely and creative manner. As a key member of the agency’s client handling team, you will be responsible for helping to devise effective PR and social media strategies and ensuring their effective execution, and you must have a firm grasp of social and digital media, strong writing skills and a creative approach to every brief. A background in B2B PR would be preferred and a commitment to the highest standards of professionalism in all your dealings is essential. At the same time, you’ll need to be friendly and approachable, with the ability to motivate and inspire others and fit within a dynamic, close-knit team. This is an exciting opportunity to join a highly regarded agency at an important stage in its development and make a key contribution to its growing success. To find out more, call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV to 09 January 2018 17:05:30 +0000 Account Manager/SAM This successful TTL agency is looking to boost its client services team with the appointment of an additional account manager/SAM to help manage their increasing workload. Working in a fast-moving environment, to tight deadlines, your main responsibility will be client liaison and managing projects through to completion, ensuring that both client needs and agency standards are achieved, and also that work is completed on time, to budget and in line with agreed objectives. Suitable candidates for this role will have a good all-round knowledge (digital and print), 4+ years' experience in a marketing agency, and strong organisation, co-ordination and communication skills, together with a keen eye for detail and the ability to develop strong relationships at all levels - both internally and externally. A good level of strategic and commercial awareness, together with real creative appreciation, are also essential. This is a great opportunity to develop your career in a fast-growing agency with much to offer – including high level exposure to quality clients, a supportive environment and plenty of opportunities for career progression. To find out more, call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV to 09 January 2018 17:05:50 +0000 Account Planner This is a new position in a successful agency - one that requires a mid/senior-level marketing professional who is able to further strengthen their planning team.   It's also a key appointment, with a fast-track progression envisaged/expected for the right person. The right person will be an existing planner, who is skilled in the creation of insight-led campaigns. Someone who's data-driven and analytical, but also intuitive and creative, with a track record of brand-building success in a recognised agency - either B2B or B2C.  And for the right person, this is an outstanding career opportunity, and a chance to join a top agency at an exciting stage in its development. Call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, for a confidential discussion, or send your CV to 09 January 2018 17:05:09 +0000 Conceptual Copywriter A rare opportunity in one of the best agencies around… You’ll be working - as part of a top team - on high-profile accounts and across all channels (including TV), and must be a ‘blue-skies’ thinker, but one who combines creative ideas with strong execution and a fresh, original approach to EVERY brief – not just the glamour jobs.   You’re (most) likely to be an ambitious mid-weight writer. Someone with a bit of a track record and something still to prove. But with the *already-proven* ability to deliver, against the highest expectations - first time, every time!  This agency only/really wants to hear from the very best. If that’s you - and you have a book that proves it - get in touch with Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV, with URL/samples, to 09 January 2018 11:11:31 +0000 Graphic Designer / Marketing Executive Global is a truly inspirational business. We are one of the UK`s most dynamic fleet management and rental companies, and we are thinking bigger than ever before. We are taking on new challenges, expanding and finding new ways to deliver the best value. You could be part of this adventure. Yorkshire based, with UK wide coverage, our fundamental principles of high quality professional service and tailored solutions are as true today as they were 20 years ago. Our strong reputation is key to our success. We offer extraordinary fleet solutions to simplify fleet management. Our comprehensive and market leading range of products and services include vehicle daily rental, contract hire, remarketing, maintenance and servicing. But it’s not what we do, it’s the way we do it that makes us so awesome. Customers are at the centre of our thinking and decision making all of the time. Constantly innovating, the Global team is talented, diverse and hard working. It’s a high octane performance led culture where we have fun. If you share our values, want to be challenged, get support for your professional growth and be well rewarded, you will fit right in! What you will do… The Graphic Designer / Marketing Executive will support the Commercial Director in the ongoing development of a long term effective marketing strategy that contributes to the sustained success of the Company. How you will do it… Manage the Global brand and corporate identity Create powerful visual concepts to effectively communicate ideas that inspire, inform, and... 09 January 2018 10:10:38 +0000 No vacancy. Just great roles for switched on people. Blank faces aren’t really our thing. But if you’re engaged, not vacant, the Business CreativityTM agency could be the place for you. Check out our current roles below by clicking the "Apply Now" button.    Apply direct and we’ll give you a £1,000  welcome if we take you on (subject to a few Ts & Cs.) If we don’t have something suitable today, send us your CV and a great example of when you’ve been alive to opportunity. If we love how switched on you are, we’ll stay in touch. We’re always happy to add savvy people to our network, so take a moment to connect with Faith, our Talent Manager, on  LinkedIn . 09 January 2018 10:10:24 +0000 Head of Conferences The Drum is actively looking for a Head of Conferences to join its vibrant Events team in London. The Drum is Europe’s biggest marketing website, with a fair chunk of international traffic, too.  We also provide a range of publishing services, and our awards and events are legendary in the marketing world.   In addition to strong growth across the UK, we are rapidly expanding in North America and Asia. It’s an exciting time to join us, and the opportunities truly are endless. This role is to lead and develop the Conferences team to deliver the portfolio of events to the highest level of standards for our customers, whilst achieving the business plan targets. 09 January 2018 09:09:58 +0000 Lead Designer Neom Organics London has an excellent opportunity for an experienced and highly motivated Lead Designer. Working primarily within the ecommerce team on all things digital this role will also be key in leading the creative direction for key marketing campaigns across all channels. This is an amazing opportunity to come and work with a trail blazing brand who are on a mission to inspire people to live a naturally healthy life in all that we do. We are looking for one talented individual who has a high level of expertise to deliver stunning and disruptive creative design that not only meets the brief but exceeds it! This role only applies to those individuals that are truly passionate about making a difference in the creative world from being able to take a creative vision and bring it to life to being the creative vision for the campaigns. Working directly for the Ecommerce Manager you will also work closely with both the Marketing and Creative Director, your projects will be varied and may include: conceptual ideation, brand design and execution, campaign development, printed collateral, advertising, social media assets. This is a hands-on design & technical role which no two days are the same! If this sounds like you and you are ready for a new challenge with one of the brands to watch in 2018 then submit your creative applications now! Send your CVs and your creative application along with a link to your portfolio/work you’re most proud of by clicking the "Apply Now" button below.  05 January 2018 15:03:02 +0000 Sponsorship Executive / Manager Location - UK - London or Glasgow   As The Drum continues to expand its events portfolio internationally, we are on the look-out for a talented sales professional to join our event sponsorship team. The role will involve selling our awards and conferences across multiple markets. The ideal candidate will have experience in selling high value packages to senior level execs, putting the needs of our clients at the heart of any pitch. They must be able to write eloquent proposals, articulating the benefits succinctly with much attention to detail. The candidate should be be able to work at pace, under pressure and travel as part of the role.   Salary will be dependent upon experience   If you can see yourself working for a global business in one of the most fun and exciting divisions, then send a covering letter and CV by clicking the "apply Now" button below. 05 January 2018 09:09:52 +0000 Key Account Development Manager The Drum is founded on the belief that marketing can change the world. A fast growing and disruptive global media and events business serving a vibrant, expanding and creative B2B eco system. Brands, agencies, media owners, martech, adtech and more…  "The Drum has been tweaking the noses of its more established rivals for some time now in the UK. Its journey from Glasgow to London to New York is a lesson in the opportunities of the internet age. Good luck to them.” — Sir Martin Sorrell, founder and chief executive of WPP   Key Account Development Manager The Drum currently has an exciting opportunity in our New York office for an ambitious Key Account Development Manager looking to join the sales team behind the most used media and marketing platform in Europe, and the fastest growing in the US. This is an excellent opportunity for a career-driven sales person looking to join a fun, creative and results driven team, developing partnerships with and growing revenue from, the largest players in our market. The Role Reporting to the Head of Sales US, our Global Key Account Development Manager will be responsible for managing and developing tier one client relationships, driving growth and new business opportunities on multiple products and services on to high value-based contracts. Selling the Drum marketing solutions including branded content, digital display, print and events, we are seeking applicants that have a strong background in innovative B2B marketing solution sales, who can educate and inspire clients that... 03 January 2018 18:06:46 +0000 Digital Strategist, top creative agency in Manchester Our client is a terrifically forward thinking agency based in Manchester. With a very strong planning and insight proposition, they have a multitude of exciting brand clients who they work with, particularly within the sports and music sectors. We're looking for quite a hybrid individual. Someone who is a Digital Native, someone who is genuinely interested and engaged in the ongoing evolution of digital marketing and someone who gets under the skin of a brand and how to engage with their audiences and how to stay with them on the customer journey. You'll possibly be from a brand planning background as you will need to work on qual and quant research projects and to run workshops for clients, however, it is also essential that you have a strong appreciation for all things creative and you can transform insight into actionable creative propositions. This is a great opportunity to join a very well established agency who operate in quite a consultative manner with their clients. Whatever level you are at, you must have gravitas operating with senior level clients and able to come up with innovative and creative campaigns that have strategy and insight at their heart. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 03 January 2018 18:06:28 +0000 Account Manager - must love sport! Creative agency, Manchester Our client is a very well established agency in Manchester. With an eclectic and exciting client mix, they offer something a bit different to the usual agency roles that we see. Here, you won't be working on endless retail print campaigns or in-store marketing. You will be working through the line and on extremely creative campaigns for clients who are predominantly in the sports and music sectors. There is quite a lot of brand activation, experiential, events and sponsorship work and we can guarantee that no client or project is ever the same. We're looking for an Account Manager to join this fast growing team and ideally as quickly as possible! Ideally you'll have a pedigree agency background and we'd love to see some quite high level sponsorship, events and brand activation experience. It's a very client facing and hands on role, you'll be used to spinning multiple plates and demonstrating superb communication skills on a daily basis. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 03 January 2018 18:06:57 +0000 Senior Account Manager - creative agency in Manchester Our client is a top integrated agency in Manchester with a strong creative output and impressive roster of blue chip clients. Following continued growth, they are seeking a Senior Account Manager to join the team. To be considered for this role, we are looking for either an established SAM or someone who is a longstanding Account Manager who believes they are currently doing a SAM role without the job title! The agency work through the line and we are looking for an all-rounder. Someone who is as happy working on print advertising as they are POS or digital. It's a very sociable agency where it is possible to have a good work life balance. The agency are very strong on career development and staff retention so there will be plenty of opportunities for promotion. We're particularly keen to speak to individuals who have retail or trade sector experience. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP.