The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 07 December 2017 09:09:30 +0000 Client Services Director - top agency in Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/175599/Client%2520Services%2520Director%2520-%2520top%2520agency%2520in.html Great (and rare!) opportunity with a leading Manchester agency for a Client Services Director.  This is a consumer driven agency with a number of retail and trade accounts. It's a TTL agency - they do everything from TV through to social media and it is a fast paced independent agency with a great buzz about them. Long established and with a sound track record servicing blue chip clients, currently seeking a Client Services Director.  This could be an established CSD or an ambitious Account Director/Senior Account Director who is keen to make the step up the ladder.  You will need to have a pedigree agency background, be used to running teams with strong leadership skills and you will be credible working closely with clients in driving their strategy and planning.  If you would like to have a confidential chat and to find out more details, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 22 November 2017 15:03:49 +0000 Head of Membership Development http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/173698/Head%2520of%2520Membership%2520Development.html An exciting opportunity has become available within the commercial team of The Drum’s membership division, a fast-growing part of The Drum’s business which incorporates our membership products and services The Recommended Agency Register (RAR), The Drum Network and The Drum Contributor Network. The Head of Membership Development role will see you lead and develop the membership sales team in our London and Glasgow offices within the UK, and possibly beyond in our overseas territories in the years ahead, to reach the business plan targets for the RAR, The Drum Network and The Drum Contributor Network high quality services for our customers. About You You will have previous sales and sales team management experience gained in a membership development role or organisation and be able to lead, motivate and develop your own team of membership sales people. You will be a dynamic sales leaders and driven to perform to the highest level possible and to encourage your team to do likewise. You will work closely with the head of the Memberships Division to ensure that our products and services continue to develop in line with market requirements and that our sales processes remain robust and forward thinking to develop the communities which work with us in these areas of the business. Specific responsibilities will include: To help set and achieve financial targets across the division through management of the sales team across the UK. Be continually aware of team progress towards commercial budgets and KPI’s. To create plans for each customer... 14 November 2017 09:09:14 +0000 Brand Planner - Strategist. Great Manchester Agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/172942/Brand%2520Planner%2520-%2520Strategist.%2520Great%2520Manchester.html Our client is a long established Manchester agency with a through the line offering.  They are currently looking to strengthen their brand planning and strategy team with the hire of a Strategist.  To be considered for this role, we are ideally looking for a versatile planner who already has around 3 years under their belt and is looking for an exciting new role.  You will report to the Head of Planning and we are seeking someone who can hit the ground running managing both qual and quant research projects to drive insight and then the creative proposition for client campaigns.  We're really keen to speak to Brand Planners who are used to working with creative teams and developing innovative campaigns for a range of blue chip clients. We are looking for a Brand Planner who is 'relentlessly curious' and who is passionate about advertising and marketing and loves to engage consumers and fellow colleagues alike.  This is a very friendly, sociable and down to earth agency - and you will be too.  It's an agency where you'll need to demonstrate commercial awareness and to work well with individuals in client services, creative and the studio too.  A super opportunity, top notch clients and urgent!  If you're interested, please get in touch with Fiona Christian ASAP.  16 October 2017 09:09:13 +0000 Account Director - independent agency in Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/168993/Account%2520Director%2520-%2520independent%2520agency%2520in.html Our client is a leading integrated agency based in Manchester who specialise in B2B marketing communications for blue chip clients.  Following a great 2017, they are looking to strengthen the team with the recruitment of an Account Director.  We are seeking a candidate who is an established Account Director and who will quickly progress to the Group Account Director level. You will lead and develop several of the agency's key accounts and be as capable of developing strategy as you are delivering it. The agency requires you to be hands on in the day to day running accounts. The agency has been established over 8 years and continues to grow year on year. It is a vibrant and buzzy agency and campaigns are fully integrated ranging from trade advertising to digital and DM. If you think this sounds like you, please get in touch with Fiona Christian ASAP as our client is looking to interview very soon. 08 December 2017 11:11:56 +0000 Senior Brand Planner - top agency in Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/175825/Senior%2520Brand%2520Planner%2520-%2520top%2520agency%2520in%2520Manchester.html Our client is a well established  integrated agency based in Manchester. We're on the lookout for a Senior Brand Planner to join the team.  Given the scarcity of traditional Brand Planners in the region, our client does have some flexibility in the profile of the Senior Brand Planner. Whilst we'd ideally love someone who has experience in qual & quant research, developing insight and working with Creatives to develop innovative brand propositions for clients, we're happy to talk to individuals who can demonstrate a significant amount of strategy development and planning in their backgrounds. You'll manage a Junior Planner so should have people management skills and you will need to be credible operating at a senior level with clients - running workshops confidently and managing their strategic development.   It's a great agency with some big name clients and they have a strong reputation as an agency who look after their staff. A very sociable environment too.  To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 07 December 2017 13:01:38 +0000 Client Partner, top branding agency in Leeds http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/175680/Client%2520Partner%2C%2520top%2520branding%2520agency%2520in%2520Leeds.html Our client is a leading agency based in Leeds. Following continued growth, we are seeking a Client Partner to join the team .  To be considered for this role, we're looking for an established Account Director, possibly already operating at a Business Director,  Senior or GAD level with a pedigree agency background.  This agency has a very strong reputation in design and branding but the offering is through the line and we're looking for a Client Partner who is used to working with senior client decision makers and who has credibility and gravitas operating at this level.  We're looking for someone who has well honed strategy and planning skills but who is also strong managing operational teams and campaign delivery.  As Client Partner, you will be responsible for client development and retention and we're looking for a proactive and driven individual who will work closely with clients to maximise opportunities and to develop and strengthen those relationships.  This is a terrific agency with a very impressive client roster - mainly across the FMCG sector so the successful candidate will likely come from a specialism in this area and a strong background working with top brands.  To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 07 December 2017 12:12:04 +0000 Account Manager - top Manchester agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/175678/Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520top%2520Manchester%2520agency.html Our client is a very well established Manchester agency. Whilst they are essentially an integrated agency, they have a strong emphasis on promotional marketing and SP with a strong digital offering too. Following continued growth, they are seeking an Account Manager to join the team. We're looking ideally for an Account Manager with a minimum of 3 years agency experience and who is commercially focused and entrepreneurial in spirit. You'll work across acquisition and retention campaigns which are mostly below the line and we'll be looking for a mix of digital and offline skills. You will take responsibility for your client on a day to day basis so strong communication skills are essential, together with good attention to detail and an ability to multi-task and spin lots of plates simultaneously. You should have managed a small team and be able to motivate and lead an ambitious group of individuals. The agency has an impressive roster of clients, is very sociable and has a work hard, play hard attitude. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 07 December 2017 09:09:50 +0000 Freelance Designers http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/175600/Freelance%2520Designers.html We work with a great mix of agencies in the North – multiple disciplines spanning across print, branding, packaging and digital.  The length of any bookings will vary - there's every possibility they will be extended in to longer-term contracts. What We’re Looking For We’re looking for freelance designers of varying levels - from junior to senior. Designers who are within commutable distance of Manchester.  We’re looking for designers with plenty of agency experience - who can confidently deliver great work for our clients. What’s On Offer? A mix of onsite and remote working £150 - £350 pd Potential for bookings to be extended into regular, long term contracts Craft Craft recruit for leading brand, design and digital agencies throughout Yorkshire and across the North. More jobs here - www.craftagency.co.uk 06 December 2017 15:03:05 +0000 Head of Marketing http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/175346/Head%2520of%2520Marketing.html Head of Marketing - PR and Comms Agency - up 52K - London One of the largest independent PR agencies is looking to recruit a Head of Marketing, maternity cover. The agency has over 100 employees and they are a well established and successful reputation management consultancy. They are looking for an experienced and dynamic Head of Marketing who will have led brand communications and successful marketing campaigns and events. You will be managing an exec and work very closely with the new business and PR teams. You will ideally come from a creative or marketing agency or a professional services firm. Responsibilities: • Develop and implement communications initiatives/activities to support attraction of appropriate new client opportunities. • Identify appropriate entries for various professional body awards; vet and prepare content for submission. • Overall leadership for marketing team; mentor and coach members of the team. • Implement internal communications initiatives (newsletters, posters) overseeing team to produce content. • Managing new business content, credentials and case studies • Manage all social channels Skills/ experience required: • Proven track record in heading a marketing function, ideally within the marketing services/agency sector • Strategic thinking, someone who can inform the bigger picture and ensure all activity is aligned and supports the overall business objectives •Highly motivated with plenty of enthusiasm •Excellent communications skills •Able to take... 06 December 2017 08:08:46 +0000 Senior Graphic Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/175315/Senior%2520Graphic%2520Designer.html Working across bespoke brand and print projects alongside beautiful website design, this integrated brand agency in Leeds city centre have a fantastic portfolio of work. With their client list ranging from universities, property developers, to beer brands - the diversity in their work is impressive!  The Position Coming in as Senior Designer you will be working across multiple projects - from digital to brand to original print pieces. With a small, close knit team the focus is on quality - from original concept ideas to delivering quality finished work, you will have a hand in the whole process.  Day to day you will be pitching original design routes and offering your clients new ideas that push the boundaries - you will have autonomy over creative choices and fresh, conceptually driven outcomes.  What We’re We’re Looking For We want to hear from experienced designers who can bring big ideas with a portfolio to back it up! You need to be driven by concept and quality - taking bold ideas into the finished article.  Strong, original design skills spanning across editorial, layout, typography and branding is what we’re looking for here! What’s On Offer? Salary: £32,000 - £36,000 Opportunity to lead projects In house print department Busy, fast paced agency Regular Friday socials Craft Craft recruit for leading brand, design and digital agencies throughout Yorkshire and across the North. More jobs here - www.craftagency.co.uk 05 December 2017 12:12:41 +0000 Senior Designer [Brand] http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/175274/Senior%2520Designer%2520%5BBrand%5D.html This Leeds based agency may be small in size, but it boasts a big name portfolio of clients. With a small, close-knit design team, this agency focus on quality and craft - setting aside plenty of time to fully explore projects. From digital to print, they do it all, and to a high standard. The Position You will be joining a very talented team of creatives, as well as having the chance to collaborate on projects with well-known illustrators, animators and designers.  You'll be a key part of this hardworking and conceptual team of designers - creating fresh and highly creative design routes. Working closely with each member of the agency, you will be involved in every aspect of projects, from initial territories through to execution and finish.  What We’re Looking For We are looking for a mid-weight to senior designer, with the skills and experience to deliver high quality, conceptual work across the board. You'll be equally comfortable developing brand strategy as you will trying your hand at illustration, 3D renders and animation. We want someone who is happy to develop skills across a range of areas, as you really will be involved with every aspect of a project here. What we need from you is a portfolio bursting with interesting, innovative and inspiring work. Stuff that will really set you out from the crowd. What’s On Offer? A very competitive salary: £25,000 - £40,000 Join a talented, creative team Work on awesome projects Craft Craft recruit for leading brand, design... 04 December 2017 21:09:44 +0000 Motion Graphics Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/175216/Motion%2520Graphics%2520Designer.html An integrated agency here in Leeds with a strategic, creatively lead mindset. These guys are going from strength to strength and growing rapidly - their reputation precedes them through an enviable client portfolio. With incredible offices and studios worldwide, they specialise in ideas both big and small across multiple sectors.  The Position You’ll be working on a diverse range of projects from brand promotion, product visualisation, corporate videos and product marketing through 2D characterisation to 3D animation.  You'll be expected to transform brands and products - pushing the boundaries and creating smooth, quality visuals through motion design.  Working within a collaborative, democratic team, bouncing ideas of each other on projects that require quick, reactive thinking and evolving pieces of work as and when necessary.  What We’re Looking For We want to see beautifully curated showreels that have a variety of work - work that stands out the minute we press ‘play’.  You need to be able to demonstrate different elements to your work - a keen eye for design, meticulous attention to detail and a creative flare. Joining a growing team of experts, you should expect to develop in line with the movement of the agency - willing to work hard and progress! This is a young, fresh team - working collaboratively to deliver stunning, creatively sound motion pieces.  *Experience working with brands is a must - retail and / or fashion! ** Clear understanding and experience of delivering video... 04 December 2017 21:09:58 +0000 Graphic Designer (Middleweight) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/175188/Graphic%2520Designer%2520%28Middleweight%29.html This brand, communications and digital agency based in Leeds city centre are looking for a talented designer to join their close knit and experienced team of designers, developers and account handlers.  The Position You’ll be joining an experienced and passionate team, with the opportunity to work across a range of exciting projects for both existing clients and fresh new projects. Through brand design, creative direction and print collateral you will have the chance to bring new and bigger ideas to the table.  Day to day, you will be working alongside the whole team - you will be involved with client pitches, creative thrashes and project discussion!  What We’re Looking For We want to hear from someone who has a passion for producing consistently top notch creative. Someone who can work effectively and develop strong concepts, whilst managing some client relations. If you are a natural creative with an eagerness to continue developing your skills in a growing agency we want to see your work - a polished portfolio of projects showing clean and exciting branding work. Preferable with a focus on print - brochures, books, packaging - you name it, we want to see it! Digital design experience would be advantageous too. What’s On Offer? Competitive salary - up to £30,000 Holiday entitlement increases by 1 day per year Regular Friday drinks and socials City centre studio Craft Craft recruit for leading brand, design and digital agencies throughout Yorkshire and across the North. More jobs here -... 04 December 2017 17:05:48 +0000 Social Media Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/175183/Social%2520Media%2520Manager.html Social Media Manager - South Manchester Social media gurus/ninjas/wizards/*insert preferred title here*... I am looking for a Social Media Manager to join an outstanding integrated agency in Manchester city centre. Ideally you will have 2 years or more experience working with retail or FMCG clients, strong community management skills and have managed a team before. In house applicants considered! Responsibilities As a social media manager, you'll need to: Develop a social media strategy and set goals to increase brand awareness and increase engagement Manage all social media channels such as Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Google + and Instagram Plan content and delivery and use tools like Hootsuite and Asana to manage multiple social media channels Develop and manage competitions and campaigns that promote your organisation and brand Write engaging blog posts and articles Create engaging multimedia content such as videos, and/or outsource this effectively Form key relationships with influencers across the social media platforms Manage and facilitate social media communities by responding to social media posts and developing discussions Monitor and report on performance on social media platforms using tools such as Google Analytics Manage junior staff Regularly liaise with clients via telephone, email, conference calls or face-to-face Salary up to £30k. Get in touch for more info! will@forwardrole.com As the North's leading Marketing, Digital, Analytics, IT and Design recruitment agency, we are continually receiving new... 04 December 2017 17:05:43 +0000 PR Senior Account Executive - Integrated Agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/175182/PR%2520Senior%2520Account%2520Executive%2520-%2520Integrated%2520Agency.html Senior Account Executive  - Manchester (£20k - £24k) I have an exciting opportunity to join a full service agency with a highly experienced team. They have an excellent portfolio of clients, and due to a very high-profile account win, the Manchester office is looking for a Senior Account Executive to manage the PR for a client's multi-location PR campaign and project work, as well as working closely with their in-house marketing and creative teams. Key Responsibilities of this exciting role include: Writing and issuing media releases, features and blogs on each of the schemes Attending client meetings Preparing client reports Monitoring and executing social media and digital campaigns with the Social Media Manager Working with the creative team to help enhance the campaigns Building on your existing media contacts to ensure coverage across all media Event management Assisting with the production of the client's publications, such as HTML newsletters Commissioning market research Liaising with the media and pitching high-quality content to journalists Monitoring the media, including newspapers, magazines, journals, broadcasts, newswires and blogs, to source opportunities for the client Collating, analysing and evaluating media coverage Co-ordinating location photography across the UK and attending at locations where necessary Assisting with any issues management including on social media Benefits: You will be entitled to a number of benefits including an iPhone, free fruit, an excellent holiday allowance, including a day... 04 December 2017 17:05:41 +0000 Lead Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/175181/Lead%2520Designer.html This multi talented, award-winning agency mix strategic insight with strong creative to offer full-service expertise to their clients.  These guys have seen massive success over the last few years; they are continuing to strengthen their team across design, digital, marketing and content - delivering top class work for a variety of clients and brands. Having just finished a complete rebrand, this is definitely an exciting time to join the agency! The Position Joining the agency as the Lead Designer you’ll be an integral part of the agency and the plans going forward - working on full scale campaigns, intelligent delivery and big creative. Day to day you’ll be working across strategy, conceptual idea building, creative campaigns, branding and digital design. The main focus of this position is to bring big ideas to the agency - ideas that are outside the box and can transform brands!  You’ll have full autonomy over your work and the creative delivery - working closely with an established Creative Director to drive and build brand communications. What We’re Looking For This position needs agency experience and strong creative. With skills across both print and digital, your portfolio will be beautifully curated and show us some original ideas. We’re looking for something we haven’t seen before in terms of thought process, creative design and strong output.  You’ll be up to date on design trends, industry news and have the passion to completely immerse yourself in the creative industry - a... 01 December 2017 15:03:46 +0000 Client Manager: Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/175086/Client%2520Manager%3A%2520Manchester.html Client Manager: Manchester, Retail Marketing We're looking for a Client Manager to be based onsite in Manchester 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 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 Client Manager role should be able... 01 December 2017 15:03:04 +0000 Senior Client Manager: Liverpool http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/175084/Senior%2520Client%2520Manager%3A%2520Liverpool.html Senior Client Manager: Retail Marketing, Liverpool 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... 27 November 2017 11:11:32 +0000 PR Senior Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/174021/PR%2520Senior%2520Account%2520Executive.html Senior Account Executive  - Manchester (£20k - £24k) I have an exciting opportunity to join a full service agency with a highly experienced team. They have an excellent portfolio of clients, and due to a very high-profile account win, the Manchester office is looking for a Senior Account Executive to manage the PR for a client's multi-location PR campaign and project work, as well as working closely with their in-house marketing and creative teams. Key Responsibilities of this exciting role include: Writing and issuing media releases, features and blogs on each of the schemes Attending client meetings Preparing client reports Monitoring and executing social media and digital campaigns with the Social Media Manager Working with the creative team to help enhance the campaigns Building on your existing media contacts to ensure coverage across all media Event management Assisting with the production of the client's publications, such as HTML newsletters Commissioning market research Liaising with the media and pitching high-quality content to journalists Monitoring the media, including newspapers, magazines, journals, broadcasts, newswires and blogs, to source opportunities for the client Collating, analysing and evaluating media coverage Co-ordinating location photography across the UK and attending at locations where necessary Assisting with any issues management including on social media Benefits: You will be entitled to a number of benefits including an iPhone, free fruit, an excellent holiday allowance, including a day... 21 November 2017 17:05:10 +0000 Senior Brand Planner - top creative agency in Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/173627/Senior%2520Brand%2520Planner%2520-%2520top%2520creative%2520agency%2520in.html Our client is the Manchester office of a London agency and they've been steadily growing their team and revenue over the past 3 years. We're currently seeking a Senior Brand Planner to join the team.  Someone with a pedigree agency background and who is used to qual and quant research and developing insight that will develop creative propositions and form the basis of innovative TTL campaigns.  As Senior Brand Planner you will work directly with senior client decision makers, the client services team and probably most closely with the Creative team (both in London and Manchester). Your research and insight will underpin every piece of work that comes out of the agency so this is a pivotal role for them.   Ideally we'd like a Senior Brand Planner who has worked across FMCG and retail clients and who has both print and online experience. You must be a brand specialist and be passionate about the industry.  The agency has a terrific track record and ambitious but achievable growth plans for Manchester. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP.  Our client is happy to look at midweight Planners who are keen to move up to Senior and also established Senior Brand Planners.  16 November 2017 16:04:50 +0000 Digital Directors - two roles with top global agency in Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/173228/Digital%2520Directors%2520-%2520two%2520roles%2520with%2520top%2520global.html Our client is a leading global agency in Manchester. Following continued growth, they are seeking TWO Directors of Digital Strategy to join them.  The roles and responsibilities are relatively similar but the client bases will be quite different.  One role will be to work on a large retail client and the other will work across a mix of travel, retail, healthcare clients.  It's a great agency and some of the best digital talent in the North West work here - so you'll be in good company and able to deliver the strategy that you think up!  Ultimately we're looking for digital heavyweights.  Individuals who have pedigree agency backgrounds and who are at Business Director level within a digital agency at the moment.  You'll have a proven track record in driving the growth of clients and P&L, you will be used to coming up with innovative and creative digital strategies that will add value to clients and deliver ROI, you will thrive in a bustling and forward thinking agency environment and will be used to ensuring that digital strategy sits well alongside other channels in the mix.  These are super roles with one of the best agencies in the region. For a confidential chat to find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP.  16 November 2017 10:10:14 +0000 Assistant Brand Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/173218/Assistant%2520Brand%2520Manager.html I'm currently working with one of the UK's best known broadcasters, who are looking for an Assistant Brand Manager to work across a number of their channels. The role encompasses the strategy and implementation of their Marketing campaigns across the full Marketing mix. Ideally, the perfect candidate will have at least 2 years experience in the entertainment sector. The role:  Initiates, plans and leads the implementation of multiple channel marketing projects.  Implementation of small scale projects across experiential, digital / print &/or other off-air elements.  Supports line manager on ATL campaigns.  Develops basic marketing spend proposals.  Budget management, tracking & reporting performance e.g. post campaign evaluations. Skills:  A genuine passion for and interest in TV.  Basic understanding of the TV industry.  Experience of working with agencies / immersion across the marketing mix.  Solid project management skills & experience of taking a project through the system from inception to in-market delivery & evaluation.  Thorough understanding of Marketing systems & processes.  Ability to work autonomously. If you are interested in this role, please apply, or get in touch with Raoul Rechnitz: raoul.rechnitz@majorplayers.co.uk 15 November 2017 18:06:22 +0000 Senior Brand Communications Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/173134/Senior%2520Brand%2520Communications%2520Manager.html Brand new role just in - Freelance Senior Brand Communications Manager - starting ASAP - 6/7 month FTC - 40-50K pro rata - Specialist Education Provider The Freelance Senior Brand Communications Manager will report directly to the Head of Brand. This position is for an immediate start with a renowned education provider. Main duties include: Develop, manage and deliver proactive communications programmes that support our corporate ambitions Set the editorial direction for the brand communications and social media. Develop and lead the company’s internal communication strategy. Support product launches, generating compelling stories and narrative. Manage the Social Media Executive and the ongoing development of their social media channels. Writing blogs and press releases. Internal Communications. Stakeholder Management. Manage the Brand Content Executive and content channels. They are looking for a highly competent individual with a Brand and Communications background, Exceptional writing skills are a MUST - someone with a passion and track record for writing great content. You will be managing a small team and will have to manage Stakeholders expectations. If the Freelance Senior Brand Communications Manager sounds like you, or anyone you know, please send your CV to Rebecca.lyons@Majorplayers.co.uk today. 13 November 2017 17:05:16 +0000 Senior PR Account Manager/Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/172761/Senior%2520PR%2520Account%2520Manager%2FAccount%2520Director.html PR Senior Account Manager/Account Director (flexible working) Manchester City Centre PR Agency Forward Role are thrilled to be working once more with a long-standing client, a PR agency in Manchester city centre, seeking a Senior PR Account Manager. Their client base comprises of a range of national and local businesses, across the B2B and consumer sectors and they have built an outstanding reputation based on the quality of service they deliver, winning several awards in the process. The agency has a fantastic work culture. It's friendly and welcoming and there's a very active social scene. Furthermore, they invest significantly in training and development to enable their people to progress and grow with them. Duties will include: - Building relationships with clients to fully understand their business needs. - Devising effective PR strategies that utilise both traditional media and digital channels. - Building relationships with key media contacts - Writing press releases, feature copy, social media and online content. Additionally, proof reading the work of junior members of staff - Social media analysis - Assisting with pitches for new business - Managing junior members of staff - Be creative - come up with great campaign ideas to support the standard press office activity Previous experience within a PR agency is preferred but client side PR candidates will be considered. This agency really values the work life balance and offers flexible working hours. As the North's leading Marketing, Digital, Analytics, IT and Design... 13 November 2017 17:05:36 +0000 PR B2B Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/172760/PR%2520B2B%2520Account%2520Executive.html PR B2B Account Executive - Manchester City Centre £22k This is a fantastic opportunity to join a multi award winning PR agency in Manchester city centre on their B2B team. What you will do: Liaise on a daily basis with clients and the media, often via telephone and email Build strong relationships and networks with colleagues, clients and the media Monitor the media, including newspapers, magazines, journals, broadcasts, newswires, social media sites and blogs, for opportunities for clients Work as part of an account team to develop client proposals and implement the PR activity Prepare regular client reports and attend client meetings Research, write and distribute press releases to targeted media Promote news stories and features to the media, known as 'selling in' Collate, analyse and evaluate media coverage Manage events, including press conferences and promotional events Attend and promote client events to the media Assist with the production of client publications, such as in-house magazines Commission market research Coordinate studio or location photography Undertake research for new business proposals and present them to potential new clients Manage the PR aspect of a possible crisis situation. Ideally you will have at least 12 months experience working in a PR agency on B2B clients. Get in touch for more info! will@forwardrole.com 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,...