The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 10 August 2017 14:02:18 +0000 Brand Strategist - top creative agency, Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/165198/Brand%2520Strategist%2520-%2520top%2520creative%2520agency%2C%2520Manchester.html Our client is a lovely creative agency based just outside Manchester centre. They are well established and have an exciting roster of blue chip clients.  Following continued growth, we are seeking a Brand & Communications Strategist to join their planning team.  We're looking for a Brand Planner - essentially someone who has a pedigree agency background developing insight to drive creative propositions.  One of the most important factors in this role is that you must be able to design, plan and executive all strategic workshops with clients - specialising in brand proposition and multi-channel campaigns. It's a great agency to have a good quality of life and the creative output is very strong. The agency works through the line and we're looking for a Brand Strategist who is used to working collaboratively with both client services and creative teams.  To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP.  There may be potential for some flexible working.  26 July 2017 10:10:45 +0000 Client Director - leading design & brand agency in Liverpool http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164282/Client%2520Director%2520-%2520leading%2520design%2520%26%2520brand%2520agency%2520in.html Our client is a very well established design & branding agency based in Liverpool. We're currently on the hunt for a Client Director to join the team. To be considered for this role, you'll be an established senior client facing account handler with a pedigree agency background.  We're looking for a Client Director who has good integrated campaign experience - you'll be comfortable working on offline or online projects and you'll have sound strategic planning skills too.  As Client Director you will lead a small team and we do require previous management skills but you'll lead by example and be happy to roll up your sleeves as and when required.  The agency has an exciting roster of blue chip clients and it's a very sociable place to work.  To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP.  17 August 2017 11:11:55 +0000 Senior Account Executive / Account Executive: Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/165620/Senior%2520Account%2520Executive%2520%2F%2520Account%2520Executive%3A.html Senior Account Executive / Account Executive: Manchester, 18 -24K If you're looking to progress your agency career this is an opportunity not to be missed. It's working for an agency that have consistently developed people internally (several of their leadership team joined them as Account Executives!) and who can offer an exciting client base that includes a large number of major Consumer brands. Having just won a major new leisure client they're looking for a Senior Account Executive / Account Executive who is keen to progress their career. You'll be given the opportunity to work on a wide range of projects including Websites / Apps, Branding, Advertising (Online, Press and Outdoor), POS and Brochures, therefore gaining some excellent experience to develop your career. You'll be supported by an experienced leadership team committed to developing your career with the aim of progressing you internally. To be considered for the Senior Account Executive / Account Executive role, you'll need to demonstrate: Previous experience as an Account Executive or Marketing Executive. Some Digital experience would be an advantage but is not essential. The ability to work effectively as part of a team, collaborating on ideas. Excellent communication skills and the ability to build rapport with clients. A keen interested in developing your Marketing experience! For more information on this exciting role in Manchester, forward your CV ASAP! 17 August 2017 10:10:14 +0000 Senior Account Manager - Shopper agency in Leeds http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/165618/Senior%2520Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520Shopper%2520agency%2520in%2520Leeds.html Our client is a well established Shopper agency in Leeds. It's boutique in size but they have some very well known blue chip consumer brands and they are growing.  We're currently looking for a Senior Account Manager to join the team. You'll be hands on in the day to day delivery of projects - but everyone in the agency is, it doesn't have a hierarchical structure at all.  You will have well developed strategic ability and you'll be skilled in managing clients and their expectations.  We are looking for a Senior Account Manager who has worked on Shopper campaigns and who are passionate about consumer marketing. You'll have a strong appreciation of all things creative and as a Senior Account Manager will look after a small team so we'd like some people management skills.  It's an agency that is perhaps not on the radar of most people so if you're interested to find out more, please give Fiona Christian a buzz ASAP.  We are also looking for an Account Director so if you're more experienced, it is worth getting in touch.  16 August 2017 17:05:45 +0000 Junior Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/165587/Junior%2520Account%2520Manager.html Junior Account Manager Manchester / South Manchester £23,000 to £26,000 Forward Role are proud to be working exclusively with one of Manchester's most respected marketing agencies on a superb Junior Account Manager opportunity. This is an agency renowned for their consumer insight, shaping shopper behaviour with creative campaigns for some of the globes best known brands. Role descriptions: Working on a range of national and international brands the role involves playing a key role in managing and developing clients' requirements, including strategy, marketing, branding, advertising and digital. The roles include: Overseeing and coordinating client campaigns and projects on a day-to-day basis Ensuring projects run smoothly and achieve their full potential Executing creative ideas professionally, successfully, on time and on budget Being responsible for and coordinating the successful management of the client relationship You'll also need to have: A fascination with retailing and shopping A curious disposition Excellent organisational skills Ability to present ideas with conviction Creative and imaginative, with the flexibility to problem solve Ability to build effective working relationships Pro-active and self-motivated Accuracy and attention to detail Excellent verbal and written communication skills As well as generous remuneration, a fantastic work environment and exciting clients and projects to work on they also offer: A chance to enter the Employee of the Year scheme and win a shopping trip of a... 15 August 2017 17:05:13 +0000 Account Manager / Project Manager - Packaging Design Agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/165518/Account%2520Manager%2520%2F%2520Project%2520Manager%2520-%2520Packaging.html We have been exclusively briefed on this exciting new Account Manager opportunity with a brilliant packaging design agency working on a high profile retail brand, if you're an exceptional project manager with agency experience please get in touch to hear more!? This agency is looking for an experience Account Manager / Brand Manager or Project Manager to work on packaging design briefs managing projects from conception to launch. You’ll be working on one of the agency’s flagship clients, a well-known retail brand and managing packaging design projects for a multitude of categories. This exciting new role will see you working on a big brand retail client, managing packaging design projects from brief to execution and leading a team to manage the delivery of projects to strict deadlines. This role requires a brilliant project manager with a real passion for the brand, exceptional attention to detail and fantastic client handling skills. Key responsibilities: • Day to day client management managing senior level relationships • Taking client briefs and managing these though internally and via external suppliers • Managing and escalating issues with a solution focused approach • Managing external suppliers • Keeping up to date with clients competitors and advising them on credible marketing initiatives • Ensuring that internal teams are driving projects through to timescales and budgets They are looking for a candidate who has: • Exceptional project management and account management skills gained within... 14 August 2017 16:04:59 +0000 Senior Client Manager: Liverpool http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/165313/Senior%2520Client%2520Manager%3A%2520Liverpool.html Senior Client Manager: Liverpool, Retail Marketing We're looking for a Senior Client Manager to be based onsite within a major Retail business, working for a rapidly expanding Marketing agency. It's an exciting, fast-paced role offering lots of scope for personal development! Our client is an agency who work with an exciting array of major Retail and Ecommerce brands. They've expanded quickly as as result of their innovative approach which produces tangible results for clients and they're now looking for a Senior Client Manager to work with one of their largest clients. You'll be based on site with the client allowing you to immerse yourself within their business - for someone who's considered moving clientside but feels they'd miss the agency culture this role will offer an ideal middle ground. You'll inherit a talented and capable team, taking responsibility for: Building relationships with stakeholders across the clients business. Devising effective Retail Marketing strategies for the client and their suppliers who include a wide range of major household brands. Overseeing the delivery of campaigns ensuring work is completed on time within budget. Management of the team ensuring the agency continues to attract, retain and develop great talent. Reporting back to clients on the success of campaigns. Identifying new opportunities and presenting ideas to the client. Various additional duties. It's an exciting, fast-paced role working on site within a business that's open to pushing boundaries. Applicants for the Senior Client Manager role... 10 August 2017 15:03:51 +0000 Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/165203/Account%2520Director.html Account Director: Manchester, 40 - 45K We are working with one of the most exciting Retail Marketing agencies in the UK; boasting a client roster of global FMCG brands and a friendly and talented team. They are looking for an Account Director to head up two accounts; one, a global FMCG account and the other is a high-growth account for a very well-known confectionery brand. As an Account Director, you will be building relationships at senior level with Brand guardians and marketers, on devising and developing shopper and promotional campaigns which lead to repeat purchase and brand loyalty. This agency operates in a really agile way, making this role really varied as you will be able to devise completely multi-channel strategies which will enable the client to see their campaigns reach the masses. As part of their growth, the Account Director will be assisting with new business pitches, developing and nurturing a team of account handlers and working with the Directors to identify potential new opportunities. We are looking for experienced Senior Account Managers looking to step up to Account Director level, or Account Directors searching for a new opportunity. We’re specifically interested in people with BTL, shopper and/or events experience, and they will offer continued development and support for those interested in this area of marketing. You will be passionate, energetic and love the idea of working with brands that everyone has heard of. 10 August 2017 14:02:50 +0000 Junior Account Manager - Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/165199/Junior%2520Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520Manchester.html Junior Account Manager: Manchester 22 - 25K We're looking for an experienced Senior Account Executive who's looking for the next step in their career as a Junior Account Manager. This exciting role in Manchester offers the opportunity to work with a number of major brands on award winning campaigns - if you're looking for a new challenge, it's an opportunity not to be missed! As Junior Account Manager you'll be working with a number of major Consumer brands taking on increasing levels of client responsibility. Within the agency there's a genuine emphasis on collaborative working therefore you'll enjoy the opportunity to input significantly into the strategic planning process before seeing those ideas come to life! Specifically as Junior Account Manager your role will entail: Taking briefs from clients and immersing yourself within the clients business. Helping develop ideas for clients that generate a true return on investment and presenting ideas back to decision makers. Overseeing the execution of campaigns ensuring everything is completed on time within budget. Managing an Account Executive. Applicants should be able to demonstrate experience as a Senior Account Executive within an established agency - experience working with Retail clients would be a distinct advantage. You'll be a confident communicator who can think strategically and will be able to work effectively as part of a team. For more information on this exciting Junior Account Manager role in Manchester forward your CV ASAP! 09 August 2017 22:10:04 +0000 ASP.Net Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/165149/ASP.Net%2520Developer.html Role: ASP.Net Developer Location: Guildford Job Type: Permanent Salary: £35k As an ASP.NET Developer your core responsibility will be the development of new and existing products. You will have the opportunity to take ownership of projects and see them through from beginning to end. This role will give you the opportunity to develop cool new apps and craft products that you can be proud of as well as maintaining some business critical systems for global brands. Required skills/experience Tangible, commercial experience of web applications and website development using ASP.NET and C#. Solid knowledge of MVC and front-end technologies. Understanding of Windows server environment, testing methodologies and deployment skills including Azure In-depth understanding of other relevant technologies and practices such as HTML5, JQuery, JavaScript, AJAX, CSS Experience of building application websites / systems (i.e. not just marketing sites) Sound knowledge of Microsoft technologies and tools, such as Visual Studio and IIS Umbraco CMS would be extremely beneficial If this role sounds of interest to you, please send me your up to date CV to 01 August 2017 20:08:01 +0000 Integrated Account Director, Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164703/Integrated%2520Account%2520Director%2C%2520Manchester.html Integrated Account Director, Manchester 38-45K Our client is an established integrated agency in Manchester currently recruiting for an Account Director. This role forms a key part of the agencies management team with scope to help shape their future direction - for a commercially minded Account Director looking for the next step in their career, it's a fantastic opportunity. The role will allow you to take on several of the agencies key clients, including a number of major international Consumer brands. Duties will include: Building relationships with clients and identifying the best strategy for achieving their goals. Managing client budgets, identifying the right mix of channels to use and developing clear briefs for the creative and technical teams to deliver. Briefs will include online and offline campaigns. Presenting ideas to clients and identifying opportunities for revenue growth. Overseeing the delivery of campaigns to ensure they meet the clients expectations and are completed on time. Management of a Senior Account Executive. Identifying opportunities to grow accounts and presenting ideas to clients. The agency are looking for an Account Director (or Senior Account Manager ready to progress) with true integrated marketing experience. Specifically they're looking for: Experience managing both print and digital campaigns, including Paid Media (Social and PPC) experience. Advanced client management skills. The ability to work within a team and a strong sense of humour! For more information on this exciting Integrated Account... 01 August 2017 17:05:13 +0000 Senior Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164699/Senior%2520Account%2520Executive.html Senior Account Executive - working on global brands Liverpool - competitive salary Are you looking for your next great opportunity within a well-established retail marketing agency? Forward Role are delighted to be working with a long-established client in Liverpool. They work with an excellent client base through some massive retailers and are looking for new talented individuals to join their business and help take them into the next stage of their aggressive plans for growth. The agency truly believe that their people are their biggest asset, and this is reflected by the fantastic office space, and opportunities to progress through the business. Duties will include: - Day to day management of client accounts - Attending meetings with clients - Participating in creating campaigns - Supporting new business development - Liaising with the creative team to deliver a brief What they can offer you: - An excellent performance driven bonus - 25 days holiday - Company pension - Highly competitive salary - Laptop and smartphone (latest models) Previous experience within a marketing agency is preferred but client side candidates and graduates with good placement experience will be considered. Senior Account Executive, Liverpool, Marketing Agency, Integrated Marketing Agency, Retail Agency. As the North's leading Marketing, Digital, Analytics, IT and Design recruitment agency, we are continually receiving new assignments to work on so keep a close eye on our website, Facebook, Linkedin and Twitter pages for a full list of current permanent and interim... 01 August 2017 14:02:31 +0000 Account Manager: Macclesfield, Cheshire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164693/Account%2520Manager%3A%2520Macclesfield%2C%2520Cheshire.html Account Manager, Macclesfield, Cheshire We're working with an up and coming Creative agency in Macclesfield, Cheshire who are looking for an Account Manager. The agency work with an impressive roster of clients including several major international brands and are looking for someone who can grow with them. You'll be working with an experienced management team who are looking to invest in developing your career, The agency offer a great work environment with a close knit team - the Account Manager will take responsibility for: Management of several clients (a mix of B2C and B2B including a major Retailer), meeting with them regularly to maintain the agencies relationship with them. Taking briefs from clients and overseeing the completion of work by the inhouse technical team. Work will include Advertising, Brand, POS, Email, Web and Social Media campaigns. . Identifying opportunities to enhance the clients strategies and presenting ideas to decision makers. Managing an Account Executive. Supporting with new business opportunities playing an active role in pitches. We are looking for a Account Manager looking to progress who has experience within a reputable Digital or Marketing agency. Excellent client management skills are essential including the ability to challenge and consult with senior stakeholders. You will be able to work effectively as part of a team and will have the commercial ability to grow accounts. In return you will be joining a business with an impressive reputation for training and development, where career prospects are strong.... 31 July 2017 15:03:00 +0000 Senior Account Manager - top agency in Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164480/Senior%2520Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520top%2520agency%2520in%2520Manchester.html 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. 31 July 2017 15:03:17 +0000 Creative Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164479/Creative%2520Manager.html About the role You would plan and deliver communications campaigns to create positive human rights change in the world. You’ll bring advertising/marketing principles to the organisation that will help us excite people to get involved in change and allow Amnesty to grow as a movement. You would work, for example, on one of the movement’s two global campaigns - on refugees or protecting human rights defenders. Or you would be leading on something more short term or tactical like trying to free journalists in Turkey or opposing the latest retrograde move coming out of the White House. You will make human rights look more appealing and find novel ways of explaining why people should support them. The campaigns you organise will engage as many members of the public around the world as possible. The work you create will be used and implemented by our national offices and will also be delivered directly by you, particularly digitally, into countries where we don’t yet have a presence. You’ll be an important member of the international secretariat communications team at Amnesty, a team which comprises design, video, brand, digital engagement, news and media, and publishing. You will work closely with all these units to deliver game changing work. About you Ideally you’ll be from an advertising or marketing background and will have a trackrecord of at least five years working on campaigns which have created change. You will have solid political acumen, knowledge of international affairs, and have operated in many different global settings... 31 July 2017 15:03:52 +0000 Marketing Director - top independent school, Lancashire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164478/Marketing%2520Director%2520-%2520top%2520independent%2520school%2C.html Our client is a leading independent school based in Lancashire.We're currently looking for a Director of Marketing to join their Communications team.  To be considered for this role, you will have a proven track record in the successful delivery of marketing campaigns, specifically in terms of pupil acquisition, retention and development.  We're looking for a brand champion, someone who is strategically sound but also hands on. As Director of Marketing, you will be able to manage multiple stakeholders and to help the school grow it's market share in the highly competitive world of independent schooling.  The role is full time and offers and excellent benefits package. There is a great holiday entitlement and a contributory pension scheme. There are also superb sports and fitness facilities and  a fee remission scheme if you would like your children to be educated at the school.  To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP.  Experience in schools, colleges or universities is desirable but not essential.  28 July 2017 16:04:08 +0000 Senior Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164429/Senior%2520Account%2520Executive.html Senior Account Executive - working on global brands Liverpool - competitive salary Are you looking for your next great opportunity within a well-established retail marketing agency? Forward Role are delighted to be working with a long-established client in Liverpool. They work with an excellent client base through some massive retailers and are looking for new talented individuals to join their business and help take them into the next stage of their aggressive plans for growth. The agency truly believe that their people are their biggest asset, and this is reflected by the fantastic office space, and opportunities to progress through the business. Duties will include: - Day to day management of client accounts - Attending meetings with clients - Participating in creating campaigns - Supporting new business development - Liaising with the creative team to deliver a brief What they can offer you: - An excellent performance driven bonus - 25 days holiday - Company pension - Highly competitive salary - Laptop and smartphone (latest models) Previous experience within a marketing agency is preferred but client side candidates and graduates with good placement experience will be considered. Senior Account Executive, Liverpool, Marketing Agency, Integrated Marketing Agency, Retail Agency. As the North's leading Marketing, Digital, Analytics, IT and Design recruitment agency, we are continually receiving new assignments to work on so keep a close eye on our website, Facebook, Linkedin and Twitter pages for a full list of current permanent and interim... 26 July 2017 11:11:35 +0000 Senior Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164292/Senior%2520Account%2520Manager.html This small, boutique Communications agency in Cheshire has a great reputation for Corporate and Brand Communication. Their friendly, close-knit, hardworking team are looking for a Senior Account Manager who iscapable of hitting the ground running in this busy environment. The work here is varied with a fairly equal split of Print, Digital and Video, and they have the production facilities in-house to handle all of these disciplines. Projects include branding, promotional videos, training materials, engagement projects and even social awareness. The main reason to work here is that they really are a rather nice bunch of people. If you are looking for an opportunity to work with a successful team of people whogenuinely care about each other, where delivering a great experience for the client is paramount, but isdelivered in a sustainable sensible way, then this agency is definitely worth talking to. 24 July 2017 13:01:42 +0000 Creative Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164109/Creative%2520Director.html Creative Director - wanted uregntly by expanding design and branding agency in the Midlands, Ideally you will have a stong branding and design background with extensive packaging experience.  You will be joining one of the countries fastest growing design agencies with a high profile client list to this a rare opportunity get in touch asap for a confidential chat.   24 July 2017 12:12:15 +0000 Account Director -Shopper marketing http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164077/Account%2520Director%2520-Shopper%2520marketing.html Skills & experience Educated to graduate level or equivalent Excellent communication skills - both written and verbal PC literate You will have worked agency side on Shopper or Customer marketing accounts, or client-side within a Shopper or Customer marketing role Essential As well as being a Shopper Marketing expert, we’re looking for someone who understands the role these channels play in delivering best-in-class brand experience Well versed in Shopper and Consumer insights Familiarity with the Big 4 UK grocers, with experience in landing brand campaigns within their owned channels Digital and Experiential skills also advantageous Strong collaboration and client management skills Understand channel mix and how to implement highly successful, integrated campaigns 24 July 2017 12:12:06 +0000 Account Director -Shopper marketing http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164076/Account%2520Director%2520-Shopper%2520marketing.html Skills & experience Educated to graduate level or equivalent Excellent communication skills - both written and verbal PC literate You will have worked agency side on Shopper or Customer marketing accounts, or client-side within a Shopper or Customer marketing role Essential As well as being a Shopper Marketing expert, we’re looking for someone who understands the role these channels play in delivering best-in-class brand experience Well versed in Shopper and Consumer insights Familiarity with the Big 4 UK grocers, with experience in landing brand campaigns within their owned channels Digital and Experiential skills also advantageous Strong collaboration and client management skills Understand channel mix and how to implement highly successful, integrated campaigns 24 July 2017 12:12:19 +0000 Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164066/Account%2520Manager.html Account Manager Role Overview This outstanding branding and design agency are looking for  an energetic Account Manager who thrives in a fast paced environment. The Account Manager will be responsible for managing FMCG off-pack design projects from concept through to delivery, liaising with various stakeholders to ensure projects are delivered on schedule, at cost and within tight brand guidelines. The role entails: Managing the design process of in-store POS and marketing promotional materials for the FMCG client. Ensuring all work is processed to the client satisfaction, on budget, and in a timely and accurate manner. Delivering regular reports on projects status to both clients and line manager. Collect briefs from clients. Coordinate with the design studio. Ensure all assets are compliant with client brand values and regulations. Administrate project financial invoicing. Manage all the workflow through the company internal database systems. Account Manager essential attributes ·        Excellent interpersonal and communication skills at all levels of communication. Understanding of briefing, artwork, reprographics, print and a knowledge of the FMCG customer service industry. 3-5 years’ experience in project management or account management. Client and service orientated. Good command of English language, both written and spoken. Flexible and self-motivated team-player. Proactive thinker and problem solver. ·        Excellent organisational...