The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 12 December 2014 14:02:21 +0000 Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/83463/Account%2520Manager.html This is a brand new role for a talented Account Manager to work within this reputable integrated marketing agency, renowned for both quality and innovation. The last 12 months has seen this agency going from strength to strength with significant investment, specifically within the account handling team. Having recently been appointed the leading agency for a global consumer brand, they are looking for a proven Account Manager to join one of their biggest account teams. As a full time member on this account, they are looking for someone to manage and support this worldwide brand and ensure outstanding delivery across a range disciplines. You will be a passionate, dynamic and dedicated individual, with solid integrated through the line experience, with a proven track record of excellent project and financial management and establishing superb client relationships. As an Account Manager you will be required to take new projects on and manage them from start to finish, whilst being the first point of contact for the client on a day to day basis. They are looking for a real self-starter, someone who will be able to hit the ground running, understand the clients needs, and be able demonstrate a good creative eye for this growing account. In return for this role, you be will offered a competitive salary, as well as a number of great benefits, not to mention, working within one of the UK’s leading agencies. 09 December 2014 10:10:34 +0000 Brand Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/83203/Brand%2520Manager.html Oak Tyres UK Ltd is the industry leader of imported exclusive tyre brands, including Evergreen, Landsail and Headway. Established in 1980, the company has grown rapidly over recent years, with over 200 staff and turnover in excess of 65 million. In the past 12 months alone, Oak has opened two major distribution hubs as part of its ambitious and on-going expansion strategy. Were looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Brand Manager for this newly created role. The Brand Manager will monitor market trends, oversee all aspects of marketing these brands and will play an integral part in developing sales strategy. They will play a pivotal role in building and maintaining strong brands across the Oak portfolio. The successful candidate will have a proven track record in marketing/brand strategy development, a passion for the automotive sector and demonstrate drive and determination to achieve goals and objectives. An integral part of this role will be to help manage our dealer base and support their marketing efforts including merchandising support. Based in our Head Office in Haydock Merseyside, they will also be required to regularly visit our dealer base. This role represents a fantastic opportunity to work within a highly successful and focussed management team in a dynamic and exciting company with a passion to succeed. Required Attributes: Energetic and passionate about brand marketing A dedicated team player Confident and responsive individual Enthusiastic about the automotive industry 04 December 2014 18:06:33 +0000 Client Services/Senior Account Manager - West Midlands http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/83056/Client%2520Services%2FSenior%2520Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520West.html A Client Services/Senior Account Manager is sought by this leading branding design agency based on the outskirts of Birmingham. This role will be ideal for Account Manager who has established themselves within a smaller agency and is now looking for a fresh challenge. Your role will be to support the Managing Director in the building and developing of relationships and campaigns for key clients and providing client service across multiple projects with multiple clients with frequent high level client contact. Being a smaller agency there's nowhere to hide!! it's a very hands on role and you will be working within a supportive team who are always ready to role their sleeves up too! Essential requirements for this role: • Smaller agency experience • Ability to think and write copy • Sociable • Experience with high level client contact. • Exceptional organisational skills. • Big personality with drive and ambition. The agency is well established and has an enviable client list, working with enviable list of high profile retail brands. In return they offer a great working environment where everyone in the team is respected and valued. There are no glass ceilings. Everyone has a Personal Development Plan and is on an inspiring journey of career development. The package includes: • Attractive salary in accordance with experience, • Good holiday allowance • MacBook and Iphone • Profit share for all employees • Personal Development Plan AND you will be able to claim you’re working for one of the... 20 November 2014 12:12:19 +0000 Marketing Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82358/Marketing%2520Manager.html HAVAS LYNX is a global communications group with 250 employees - supported by the wider HAVAS network; we deliver truly global campaigns based on robust local insight and as a group, we are proud to have been responsible for a series of industry firsts. We innovate on behalf of our clients and we are proud winners of prestigious awards for effectiveness and innovation. We now have an opportunity for a Marketing Manager to join our Manchester based team. As a company we invest heavily in our thought leadership content, producing presentations and white papers to establish us as leaders in the healthcare communications industry. It is important that we ensure that this content is reaching our target audience and ensure the message is distributed on a variety of platforms. As the Marketing Manager you will be at the heart of all our marketing activities. We are looking for someone who has established marketing experience with knowledge and experience of: Website management and development SEO Website reporting through google analytics Setting up successful PPC campaigns from keyword research, keyword grouping and ad group creation Development and implementation of social media strategy Social media management and delivering analytics that demonstrate social media ROI Monitoring industry trends and creating content accordingly Social media reporting Event management Working with the Brand Manager, you will be responsible for developing an annual marketing plan and will work to ensure this is implemented throughout the year - ensuring budget, timelines and... 16 December 2014 10:10:23 +0000 Web Co-Ordinator http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/83563/Web%2520Co-Ordinator.html Web Co-ordinator Overview: An opportunity exists to work with some of the world`s biggest brands. Everyday our client works with brands including; Google, Intel, Michelin, EE, CAT, JCB and Rolls-Royce, providing creative solutions for their brand communication activities. We`re looking for a candidate to assist in the develop and maintenance of their company e-stores. They host over 80 e-stores for our customers which are used as portals for the sales and communication activities of our account management teams. You`ll be joining an existing team of 2 web-managers, who currently co-ordinate the design, development and maintenance of our customer facing web-presences; working with a team of off -shore developers and programmers. With over 80 live sites, and more in the pipeline, our client's resources need reinforcement. They have some big plans for the future and much depends on their ability to develop and maintain world-class customer interfaces. Our client wants someone that can help maintain and develop the existing suite of websites. For this role, our client wants a do-it-all, not a know-it-all. Someone who is willing to help and work alongside a team of professionals to deliver whatever it takes to help them look good in front of our customers and in turn to help them look good to their customers. The successful candidate will have a great work ethic, and a passion to delivering results `V and importantly an engaging personality. Role specifics: -Be the `web-master` contact for our existing portfolio of sites `V help keep us online! -Project Manage... 15 December 2014 07:07:14 +0000 Trade Marketing Executive - top Global sports brand http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/83509/Trade%2520Marketing%2520Executive%2520-%2520top%2520Global%2520sports.html Our client is a leading global sports brand based just outside Manchester.  Following continued growth, they are seeking a Trade Marketing Executive to join their team, initially for a 12 month maternity contract.  We're looking for a Marketing Executive who has worked in an environment where they have dealt with retailers and who have previously developed relationships with retailers and key accounts - experience working with online retailers would be a key advantage.  You will understand the retail environment and be able to maximise product success at the point of sale.  You will work on European marketing campaigns to drive awareness, instore standout and sales in key territories.  You'll be responsible for the development of creative briefs and ensuring all campaigns are on brand. This is a seldom seen role in the North West. You'll be working for a global sports brand so we're looking for someone who is passionate about sport (but you don't need to be running ultra-marathons!).  The campaigns that you will manage will be international so any previous experience of global marketing would be advantageous.  We're seeking someone who is a proven relationship builder and who is very commercially focused too. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP.  11 December 2014 08:08:56 +0000 Brand Marketing Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/83361/Brand%2520Marketing%2520Manager.html Are you an innovative and creative Brand Marketing Manager? Are you seeking an opportunity to work for a leading UK brand? Are you used to managing teams, budgets and agencies? If so, then read on - this may be the role for you.... Brand Marketing Manager, to 50k (doe) + car + bonus + benefits - Gloucestershire Our client is a thriving, dynamic and successful business. They are on the lookout for a talented and experienced Brand Marketing Manager to lead the consumer communications for one of their most high profile brands. Working as an integral part of a larger marketing team, the Brand Marketing Manager will manage and implement brand marketing strategies and tactical plans for all brands. Key duties will include: - Develop and implement brand marketing strategy - Recommend budget allocations and ensure that budgets are maximised. - Own and drive brand EPD working with relevant teams. - Management and development of team members. - Ensure that all brands have an effective tactical consumer communications support plan. - Work with Category and Customer Marketing teams to ensure brand communications support is integrated, maximised and communicated. Ideally, you will already be an existing Brand Marketing Manager looking for a bigger and broader challenge. You will have experience of working across media platforms and managing large budgets. An ability to put together a range of consumer communications plans and using digital as a platform are also essential. If you enjoy developing brands and can demonstrate the above experience, then please do get in touch.... 10 December 2014 16:04:40 +0000 Brand Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/83350/Brand%2520Executive.html Orchard are recruiting a Brand Executive to join an established, growing online retailer in Manchester. It's a great opportunity for an experience advertising/branding individual to take the next step in their career. The main purpose of the role is to support the Brand Marketing Manager in creating and executing, innovative advertising strategies in both the UK and International markets. The ideal candidate will be dedicated, flexible and above all confident as you will be required to build relationships with internal and external stakeholders. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2 years experience within a advertising / branding role. In addition, you will have experience working with the fashion industry with a knowledge of the UK retail market. If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience, then please apply with your CV. 10 December 2014 12:12:23 +0000 Head of Brand Communications http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/83285/Head%2520of%2520Brand%2520Communications.html Head of Brand Communications We are looking for an experienced Head of Brand Communications Manager to join one of UKs longest running hospitality organisations. Established over 30 years ago they pride themselves on delivering the best in customer products and service. Due to continued growth, they are looking to expand their current management team and are looking for a Brand & Communications Manager to join them, helping to drive brand awareness and company growth both in the UK and throughout Europe. The Head of Brand Communications will be responsible for: Analysing trends and keeping up to date on best practices, regulations, legislation and codes of practices. Provide clear direction on all communications, guide team and influence business decisions in relation to industry changes. Identify and implement communication strategies across the business Engaging within internal and external partners; staff/ suppliers/ agencies and customers. Steer all branding across the business - lead any company trade show presence, advertising, materials, and digital marketing. Own all market research including the voice of the customer and voice of the business The successful Head of Brand Communications will have: Previous experience in a marketing or communications role - ideally from retail/ food or FMCG industry Degree educated - Marketing OR Business Good communication and branding skills and analytical skills with the ability to work within a fast moving environment and to tight deadlines. We are looking for an experienced and business minded Brand... 10 December 2014 11:11:01 +0000 Head of Brand Communications http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/83271/Head%2520of%2520Brand%2520Communications.html Head of Brand Communications We are looking for an experienced Head of Brand Communications Manager to join one of UKs longest running hospitality organisations. Established over 30 years ago they pride themselves on delivering the best in customer products and service. Due to continued growth, they are looking to expand their current management team and are looking for a Brand & Communications Manager to join them, helping to drive brand awareness and company growth both in the UK and throughout Europe. The Head of Brand Communications will be responsible for: Analysing trends and keeping up to date on best practices, regulations, legislation and codes of practices. Provide clear direction on all communications, guide team and influence business decisions in relation to industry changes. Identify and implement communication strategies across the business Engaging within internal and external partners; staff/ suppliers/ agencies and customers. Steer all branding across the business - lead any company trade show presence, advertising, materials, and digital marketing. Own all market research including the voice of the customer and voice of the business The successful Head of Brand Communications will have: Previous experience in a marketing or communications role - ideally from retail/ food or FMCG industry Degree educated - Marketing OR Business Good communication and branding skills and analytical skills with the ability to work within a fast moving environment and to tight deadlines. We are looking for an experienced and business minded Brand... 09 December 2014 11:11:03 +0000 Account Manager (Brand) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/83213/Account%2520Manager%2520%28Brand%29.html A great opportunity has arisen for a high calibre Account Manager with a highly creative agency who are looking to further strengthen their already highly impressive client services team. This is likely to be a very involved and demanding role, and it requires proven strategic flair, a passion for brands and creativity, the ability to liaise effectively at all levels, internally and externally, a hands-on approach, and good project management skills, as well as the ability to develop client relationships effectively and profitably. You should be a strong team player, but also someone who is able to use their initiative to good effect and make a positive individual contribution to the agency’s ongoing success and development. Suitable candidates for this position will have experience in a high quality environment and the ability to handle varied client requirements – including TV - smoothly and efficiently, providing a high quality input and ensuring that campaigns are implemented within the agreed guidelines; also, that creative, marketing and commercial objectives are achieved in a timely and effective manner. The role is ideally suited to an existing AM seeking more scope and responsibility. The team is friendly and informal, but high-powered and professional. The salary is negotiable, and the prospects are excellent. Call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949 or send your CV to advertisingresources@outlook.com   04 December 2014 17:05:29 +0000 Account Manager - Integrated & DM http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/83053/Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520Integrated%2520%26%2520DM.html An advertising agency based in Central London is looking for an Account Manager to handle its client relationship and develop advertising campaigns. You will have at least 2.5 years experience in a creative agency and be able to demonstrate experience of managing clients, design and creative briefs for advertising campaigns. You will have a passion for advertising, be able to contribute ideas and be driven and able to motivate yourself and others around you with your enthusiasm. Your experience can come from any channel. There is a full client services team working on this account. You will be a lead on some elements of the campaign and support a Senior Account Manager and Account Director with support from an Account Executive and Graduate. If you have direct marketing or print experience this is an advantage. 50% work is through the direct and in-branch channel supported by digital, experiential ideas that might run across press, outdoor or online video to drive engagement and awareness. The agency can offer an exceptional office and location, training to grow and develop your skills, an opportunity to work with some of the best creative and design talent in London with a competitive salary and package. Sector experience is not specific. The agency is interested in candidates who are either available immediately or on 1 months notice with a view to start in January 2015. There will be two stages of interviews, the first rounds being booked before Christmas. Get in touch with your CV and if you are shortlisted we will be in touch within 12 hours of... 04 December 2014 16:04:55 +0000 Senior Designer - Retail http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/83041/Senior%2520Designer%2520-%2520Retail.html Senior Designer - Retail Communications Our clients are looking to find a talented and innovative Conceptual Senior Designer to join their busy creative team as a result of recent new business wins. The biggest factor is that you MUST have a portfolio which demonstrates your passion and experience for Retail Communications, and showcases your thinking and approach to answering challenging briefs . You’ll be adding strength and depth to an already busy and highly motivated team of creatives who work with a client service team who share their commitment to exceeding clients’ expectations in everything they do. You are likely to have a minimum of 5 years relevant industry experience within a busy creative studio environment, and have a portfolio that displays your talents which obviously will include lovingly crafted creative work. Added to this your portfolio of work will show your thinking, your understanding of how brands communicate with consumers and above all that you love your work. The ideal things we’d like to see are : Branding Brand Activation Promotions Packaging In-store Experiential In return you’ll be working with a young, dynamic and client focused team who are all working towards a bright and successful future for the agency and themselves. If this sounds like it could be just up your street, then get in touch with us and send us a CV and some work samples. We’ll get right back to you with further information. 03 December 2014 17:05:56 +0000 Retail Planning Director - Agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82998/Retail%2520Planning%2520Director%2520-%2520Agency.html Retail Planning Director - Agency     Package is negotiable for the right candidate  c£50k negotiable for the right candidate Background Due to continued expansion our clients are looking to secure the services of a top tier Planner with experience of working on Retail accounts to join their growing Planning team. This is a great role with masses of potential for the right individual. The Role Reporting into the Head of Planning you will be responsible for : Providing valuable insights and strategy to drive winning pitches, and campaigns for existing clients Driving strategic and analytical thinking into clear and inspiring creative briefs Presenting to clients and senior members of the team Drive innovation through the agency Work in conjunction with the team to develop a planning-led approach throughout the agency   The Person You MUST have an agency background, or come from a highly creatively driven clientside planning role You MUST have Retail experience and a passion for brands Must be able to work at all levels and with people from different disciplines Be able to demonstrate your ability to offer up insights that drive strategy Be a thinker and a doer Be relentlessly proactive in your approach 03 December 2014 17:05:44 +0000 Junior Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82996/Junior%2520Designer.html Based Leeds Junior Conceptual Art Director/  Designer - Retail    c£19-21k neg Our clients are looking to find a talented and innovative Junior Designer to join their busy studio team as a result of recent new business wins. The biggest factor is that you MUST have a portfolio which demonstrates your passion and experience for Design. You’ll be adding strength and depth to an already busy and highly motivated team of creatives who work with a client service team who share their commitment to exceeding clients’ expectations in everything they do. You are likely to have a minimum of 2 years relevant industry experience within a busy studio environment, and have a portfolio that displays your talents which obviously will include lovingly crafted creative work. Added to this your portfolio of work will show your thinking, your understanding of how brands communicate with consumers and above all that you love your work. The ideal things we’d like to see are : Branding Brand Activation Promotions Packaging In-store Experiential In return you’ll be working with a young, dynamic and client focused team who are all working towards a bright and successful future for the agency and themselves. If this sounds like it could be just up your street, then get in touch with us and send us a CV and some work samples. We’ll get right back to you with further information. 01 December 2014 09:09:42 +0000 Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82834/Account%2520Director.html 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. We work within the healthcare and wellness sector, so our campaign activity sees us help Patients to understand their treatment options, it helps to provide support to Carers, and it helps Healthcare Professionals, and others in healthcare systems to make appropriate treatment decisions. Our sector is a challenging market place, but the potential for reward is unrivalled – that sense of genuinely making a difference is hugely motivating. Our Head Office is in the centre of Manchester, and it is in this office that we have an opportunity for an experienced Account Director to join us. 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... 29 November 2014 11:11:40 +0000 Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82776/Account%2520Manager.html This is an exceptional opportunity for an Account Manager to work on a hugely prestigious automotive brand. Given this agency’s pedigree in the automotive sector they like their Account Managers to have a bit of a passion (secret or otherwise) for their cars (or at the very least, an interest in them). That’s where you come in; ideally you’ll have spent a bit of time marketing within the sector but it’s not a pre-requisite as long as you can convince us that it’s a sector that you’ve got an interest in. Assuming this applies, read on. We need an experienced Account Manager to work on a range of high-end brand activity for a luxury automotive marque. The agency you'll be working for is easily one of the best around. And a very nice bunch of people too. All you'll need to do is prove your marketing credentials and your passion for content rich brand development. Experience will need to include all forms of brand collateral, a brilliant, unflappable ability to deliver activity to the very highest standards and a natural ability to quickly gain the trust of clients. Any experience of managing photoshoots would be great too (this isn't essential by the way, but it would stand you in good stead). It goes without saying that you'll need a solid agency background and in return you get to work for an absolutely top notch agency, with a fantastic working environment, down to earth culture and high class creative output. What could be better? Apply now in the strictest confidence for immediate consideration. 21 November 2014 13:01:35 +0000 Strategist – Consumer brand + design agency, 40-50k http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82411/Strategist%2520%26%23x2013%3B%2520Consumer%2520brand%2520%2B%2520design.html Are you a Strategist with 4-5 years’ experience, who wants an exciting opportunity or a new challenge, take a step up, and join a global, but independent consumer brand and design agency in the heart of London? You might be a Senior Account Manager or Account Director with a more strategic mind who wants to move over? This agency has 5 offices worldwide, with a seriously enviable client list. From food, drinks, health, nutrition brands. As a Strategist, you’ll have proven experience in a similar creative agency, working on consumer or fmcg brands. You’ll work with and be supported by a fabulous Strategy Director, on the deliverable of all strategic outputs, and to be able to independently run certain projects in conjunction with the Client Services lead. The role will be client-facing so you as a Strategist must be confident and articulate in front of senior level clients. Salary expectation: 40-50k As a Strategist, you should be: - A self-starter - Organised (able to manage their own time/budgets) - Confident and articulate - Able to think analytically As a Strategist, you should also have some experience in: - Brand Architecture - Brand Positioning / Essence - Innovation - Identification/population of opportunity areas for innovation/design - Structuring a pitch - Research methodologies - Working closely with a creative team to ensure the work remains on strategy throughout the life of a project As a Strategist you must be able to independently: - Plan and analyse a brand/category/parallel category audit - Plan and facilitate... 20 November 2014 12:12:58 +0000 Digital Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82357/Digital%2520Account%2520Manager.html Helpful Change. What does this mean to you? To us at LYNX, it means many things. Whether it’s communicating with a Doctor to educate them about the latest treatment, or whether it’s creating tools for patients which provide them with a better quality of life. How does this involve technology? We need to ensure we are communicating with our various audiences in an appropriate, engaging and innovative way. The majority of the tools we produce are digital and we strive to stay abreast of new technology to ensure they exceed the client’s brief and are effective for the end-user. What does this mean for me? We are pleased to be growing our team – if you are an established Account Manager, or Project Manager who is adept at managing clients and delivering digital solutions - then we’d love to hear from you.  We are looking for an individual who is passionate about technology – within this particular team, we have a forward-thinking client who is looking to push the boundaries to stay ahead of the competition. We’re therefore keen to hear from individuals who have worked on full service campaigns and who have led internal teams to deliver a range of projects; whether its mobile applications, websites, games or interactive pieces for exhibitions. You should be eager to really get to grips with a project – to be hands on working with internal Creatives, UX Architects and Developers to bring digital innovation to life. We see our role to be working in collaboration with clients – to take their initial ideas...