The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 11 March 2015 15:03:59 +0000 Account Director - top Leeds agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/88507/Account%2520Director%2520-%2520top%2520Leeds%2520agency.html Our client is a leading integrated agency based just outside Leeds city centre. We're on the lookout for a top notch Account Director to join their team and to lead one of their client services team.  This is a well established agency with some excellent accounts to work on - various sectors including FMCG, retail, travel and leisure.  You'll be comfortable leading clients from the front and taking responsibility for all strategic planning and growth of your accounts.  We're also looking for someone who is happy to roll up their sleeves and get stuck into the delivery side of things and lead by example.  You'll have a love of all things marketing led and will know how to craft a creative brief and to develop and inspire your team to success. At this level, we're looking for someone commercially astute and someone who is credible dealing with senior level client decision makers.  You'll be as happy developing print campaigns as you are digital and if you've got a bit of direct and DM in your skill-set that'll be useful too. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP.  26 March 2015 11:11:02 +0000 Senior Account Manager - integrated agency in DUBAI! http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/89515/Senior%2520Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520integrated%2520agency%2520in.html My client is a successful integrated agency based in Dubai. strengthen their account handling team with an established Senior Account Manager. The successful candidate will work on a number of global clients across the retail, IT, professional services and Telecoms sectors (amongst others). To be considered for this role, you must have an established agency background and have managed through the line campaigns for blue chip clients.  Any experience managing international clients is desirable.  We're happy to look at Junior Account Director and confident Account Managers too.  The agency is British owned with an international team.  They have an excellent creative output and it's essential that you have strong client servicing skills, can manage client expectations and both traditional print and digital projects. You should have excellent communciation and organisation skills. Capable of juggling several projects simultaneously and working in a multi-cultural organisation. You'll have a great life in Dubai, and this agency very much has a work hard, play hard ethos. Whilst there is no tax in Dubai, the cost of living is more expensive than the UK although the property prices are much reduced as a result of the economic downturn. You should factor this into your considerations when thinking about relocating.  To have an initial chat, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP.  25 March 2015 11:11:08 +0000 Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/89443/Account%2520Executive.html Account Executive – Up to 25k + bonus The Agency: We are looking for a superb account executive for one of London’s leading independent branding agencies. They are based in the heart of Central London’s creative hub – This is a really exciting opportunity for 2015! This is a great opportunity for an account executive to join a very successful branding consultancy, specialising in branding & corporate communications. My Client’s teams include design, branding, digital & strategy enabling their clients to draw on a range of creative services. You will work closely with the senior account managers & client services directors. The Role: This leading design agency is looking for a talented & enthusiastic Account Executive to work across the agencies key global accounts. This is a strategic role which requires you do develop an understanding of brand strategy, including brand positioning, architecture, naming and customer segmentation. As an Account Executive you will support the Senior Account handler, Creative and Production teams within the Agency. The Candidate: The ideal Account Executive will have some experience working within leading design agencies. You will be a team player, with the ability to build relationships with colleagues and clients. You must have your strategic head screwed on and be enthusiastic to learn & grow with the agency. This is a great agency who are producing some amazing work and they are looking for someone to help build on their success. If you feel that you have the right skills and experience... 24 March 2015 09:09:52 +0000 Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/89307/Account%2520Manager.html This highly regarded creative agency continues to deliver outstanding work to an impressive portfolio of clients and due to their recent success they’re looking for an Account Manager to join the team. As an experienced account handler and marketer you will relish the challenges of managing integrated campaigns for a variety of accounts and thrive on client contact at all levels. Renowned for their strategic thinking, we’ll need to be convinced that you understand the full marketing mix, have a good grasp on the digital landscape and of course have a natural ability to understand and effectively communicate the relationship between customers, brands and marketing. You will enjoy a high level of client responsibility so must be a confident communicator, commercially aware and proactive. In return, you’ll be working with an outstanding team, all passionate about what they do. It is a very exciting time to join an agency which prides itself on being very commercial with a refreshing insight into marketing. The role is very URGENT so get your CV over asap! 23 March 2015 14:02:07 +0000 Brand Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/89265/Brand%2520Manager.html Brand Manager Were currently working with one of the UKs leading retailer who are looking for an experienced Brand Manager to join their ever-expanding team. Working in a fast-paced environment, you will be encouraged to show your creativity whilst working with some well-known brands and retail partners. As a Brand Manager, you will be responsible for: -The creation and execution of marketing plans for various brands. -Presenting new product concepts to the internal team, as well as key retailers. -Briefing and co-ordinating TV commercials, from storyboard to final editing. -Briefing, co-ordinating and attending photoshoots for catalogue, advertisements and POS materials. -Liaising with external PR agencies to create overall PR strategy for your brands. -Planning and attending trade and consumer events. To be considered for this Brand Manager role, you must: -Have previous experience as a Brand Manager; either in-house or agency. -Be a good listener, able to respond to results and consumer research. -Have an intuitive feeling about future product concepts. -Be an excellent communicator, both written and verbally. This fantastic Brand Manager opportunity will allow the right individual to be part of an ever-growing team. You will be working with some of the UKs leading brands and some of the most dominant retailers, so must have a strong passion to succeed. My client will in return, offer a wide range of rewards including a great working culture. Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering Clientside, Account Handling, PR and Executive. We also have... 22 March 2015 09:09:08 +0000 Brand Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/89225/Brand%2520Executive.html Brand Executive Were currently working with one of the UKs leading retailer who are looking for an experienced Brand Executive to join their ever-expanding team. Working in a fast-paced environment, you will be encouraged to show your creativity whilst working with some well-known brands and retail partners. As a Brand Executive, you will be responsible for: -The creation and execution of marketing plans for various brands. -Presenting new product concepts to the internal team, as well as key retailers. -Briefing and co-ordinating TV commercials, from storyboard to final editing. -Briefing, co-ordinating and attending photo-shoots for catalogue, advertisements and POS materials. -Liaising with external PR agencies to create overall PR strategy for your brands. -Planning and attending trade and consumer events. To be considered for this Brand Executive role, you must: -Have previous experience as a Brand Manager; either in-house or agency. -Be a good listener, able to respond to results and consumer research. -Have an intuitive feeling about future product concepts. -Be an excellent communicator, both written and verbally. This fantastic Brand Executive opportunity will allow the right individual to be part of an ever-growing team. You will be working with some of the UK's leading brands and some of the most dominant retailers, so must have a strong passion to succeed. My client will in return, offer a wide range of rewards including a great working culture. Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering Clientside, Account Handling, PR and Executive.... 21 March 2015 09:09:55 +0000 Brand Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/89212/Brand%2520Manager.html Brand Executive Were currently working with one of the UKs leading retailer who are looking for an experienced Brand Executive to join their ever-expanding team. Working in a fast-paced environment, you will be encouraged to show your creativity whilst working with some well-known brands and retail partners. As a Brand Executive, you will be responsible for: -The creation and execution of marketing plans for various brands. -Presenting new product concepts to the internal team, as well as key retailers. -Briefing and co-ordinating TV commercials, from storyboard to final editing. -Briefing, co-ordinating and attending photo-shoots for catalogue, advertisements and POS materials. -Liaising with external PR agencies to create overall PR strategy for your brands. -Planning and attending trade and consumer events. To be considered for this Brand Executive role, you must: -Have previous experience as a Brand Manager; either in-house or agency. -Be a good listener, able to respond to results and consumer research. -Have an intuitive feeling about future product concepts. -Be an excellent communicator, both written and verbally. This fantastic Brand Executive opportunity will allow the right individual to be part of an ever-growing team. You will be working with some of the UK's leading brands and some of the most dominant retailers, so must have a strong passion to succeed. My client will in return, offer a wide range of rewards including a great working culture. Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering Clientside, Account Handling, PR and Executive.... 18 March 2015 12:12:52 +0000 Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/88981/Account%2520Manager.html We are looking for a superb Account Manager for one of London’s leading integrated branding and communications agencies. They are an international agency with offices in London, Hong Kong & New York. They are looking to appoint an Account Manager in their London office, based in the heart of East London – This is a really exciting opportunity for 2015! This is a great opportunity for a highly experienced Account Manager to join a very successful consultancy, specialising in corporate branding & corporate communications. My Client’s teams include design, branding, digital & strategy enabling their clients to draw on a range of creative services. Their client base boasts of FTSE 100 & FTSE 250 clients across the financial, professional services, property and technology sectors. You will support & work alongside the Client Services Director & Account Director. As an Account Manager your key responsibilities will include: •Significant experience in professional client relationship management •The ability to plan and strategise at a senior level •A persuasive and confident approach to creative projects •A keen attention to detail and budgetary restraints •Full awareness of creative processes and techniques – including digital platforms •You will spend time in meetings and briefings, as well as remaining in close contact with key clients. As an Account Manager, having a knowledge of design is essential as you will have worked in/be working in a Top 10 Design/integrated/Branding/Corporate... 17 March 2015 16:04:40 +0000 Junior Marketing Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/88931/Junior%2520Marketing%2520Manager.html Junior Marketing Manager, 30k - Birmingham Our client is a leading distributor of housewares products. They work with all major high street department stores, independent retailers and an ever expanding export market. The company has experienced consistent levels of growth and occupies a much envied position within the consumer durables industry. They are now urgently seeking to appoint a talented Marketing Executive or Marketing Manager to join their marketing and design team of twelve to manage a vast amount of on-going projects across their vast product range. The Marketing Executive / Marketing Manager will be responsible for: Management and development of external online content for a range of products Copywriting, proof reading, creative briefing to designers, photographers, videographers and a web agency Project managment of packaging lifecycle Developing brand style homepage banners for retailers, developing POS in-store for links to digital communications / content / competitions. Analysing campaign effectiveness in order to develop and ingoing campaign strategy Managing the launch of new products in-store The role will suit a creative person who loves the autonomy to develop their own ideas. It is essential that you can demonstrate evidence of managing multiple projects simultaneously and that you can apply a commercial stance to all that you do. In addition, this role will require excellent levels of attention to detail and the ability to manage a diverse range of internal and external stakeholder relationships. You will require experience in... 16 March 2015 12:12:16 +0000 Senior Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/88784/Senior%2520Account%2520Manager.html Senior Account Manager - 35k + bonus We are looking for a superb Senior Account Manager for one of London’s leading independent branding agencies. They are based in the heart of Central London’s creative hub – This is a really exciting opportunity for 2015! This is a great opportunity for a Senior Account Manager to join a very successful branding consultancy, specialising in corporate branding & corporate communications. My Client’s teams include design, branding, digital & strategy enabling their clients to draw on a range of creative services. You will work alongside the Client Services Directors & Senior Account Directors. As a Senior Account Manager your key responsibilities will include: • Significant experience in professional client relationship management • The ability to plan and strategise at a senior level • A persuasive and confident approach to creative projects • A keen attention to detail and budgetary restraints • Full awareness of creative processes and techniques – including digital platforms • You will spend time in meetings and briefings, as well as remaining in close contact with key clients. As a Senior Account Manager, having a knowledge of design is essential as you will have worked in/be working in a Top 10 Design/integrated/Branding/Corporate Communications Agency at this level. This is a really exciting opportunity for a Senior Account Manager, specialising in brands, to take on a new role with loads of potential to be a key part in the future success of the... 13 March 2015 10:10:52 +0000 Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/88677/Account%2520Manager.html Our client is a leading agency based in Liverpool.  Working with a number of key fashion retail brands, they deliver creative & innovative Through the Line campaigns.  We're looking for a well established Account Manager with 3-5 years agency experience. You must have good integrated campaign management experience - from advertising through to direct response & digital and we're also looking for someone who has some people management experience as you will be responsible for developing and mentoring Account Executives.  The agency is growing rapidly and there are plenty of career development opportunities here.  You must be commercially oriented, credible working with senior in-house marketing decision makers and have superb communication skills.  As with all client servicing roles, you should be extremely organised with strong attention to detail and be able to juggle several projects simultaneously.    It is a very sociable working environment, terrific client brands and an agency where success is rewarded.  To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 10 March 2015 18:06:16 +0000 Head of Marketing http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/88429/Head%2520of%2520Marketing.html Head of Marketing My client is a national clothes retailer, and one of todays most exciting brands. Stocking some of the worlds biggest fashion and sports brands, they have a huge high street presence and have continued to grow rapidly over the past 12months. The company are always looking to move beyond traditional high street experience for their customers and offer a unique retail experience. With this in mind they are currently looing to recruit for a Head of Marketing to sit across their entire business, helping to drive forward growth and creative ideas. Responsibilities for the Head of Marketing Determine brand strategy for the Marketing Department in line with the overall business plan. Alongside other creative departments, determine brand identity and push this forward through the marketing strategy. Deliver sales goals and innovation targets working in close collaboration with the sales team Launch new products and track their progress as well as develop sales and go-to-market tools Drive the ongoing development of online business alongside the Ecommerce Department. Develop brand through new media channels as appropriate. Design and manage new in store campaigns through to completion. Manage direct marketing budget to deliver maximum business effectiveness Proactively contribute to broader business debate and planning where appropriate Lead and manage junior members of the team - supporting and training them as and when required Requirements for the Head of Marketing Educated to degree level ideally in Marketing (Chartered Institute in Marketing) or... 09 March 2015 15:03:28 +0000 Category Brand Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/88297/Category%2520Brand%2520Manager.html Category Brand Manager, 55k - Wiltshire Blue Skies have been exclusively briefed on an amazing senior level New Category Brand Manager position working for a leading global brand. With the opportunity to work on a new range of products for this business, the successful Brand Manager will be responsible for researching the category and working closely with the marketing team to implement the marketing strategy. You will work with the Head of Category and global sales managers to set and execute joint business plans across all channel partners and be responsible for developing strategy to win retailers. This is a high profile role for our client and as such they are looking to appoint an experienced and credible candidate who can generate an excitement and buzz both internally and externally through the use of innovative and targeted marketing communications. In order to be considered for this rare opportunity, you will need to demonstrate experience of launching new products to market; be a solid Brand Manager and have first-hand experience of (trade) customer engagement and developing in-store POS. It goes without saying that you will be passionate about customers and have the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously. In addition, it would be highly beneficial to come armed with experience of working across retail, beauty, luxury goods or FMCG sectors. Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering Clientside, Account Handling, PR and Executive. We also have a specialist Creative Recruitment team. We offer unrivalled opportunities across all... 06 March 2015 08:08:28 +0000 Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/88181/Account%2520Manager.html Are you an Account Manager looking for an opportunity to spice up your career? We are looking for someone to join a truly hip-hop and happenin’ agency in the centre of Birmingham. This role requires a quirky individual with fresh ideas and a faultlessly positive outlook; as a key point of contact for their clients and creative team you will communicate effectively and seamlessly. This agency is a pretty exciting and fast-paced place to work, they believe that having experience is one thing, but they’re really looking for someone who fits in with their high-energy and extremely ambitious team. The ideal candidate will be driven by achievement and strongly believe in success, commitment, not cutting corners and the value of expertise. To be successful in this role you’ll need to be reliable and dependable, with an innate ability to persuade, reassure and instil confidence in clients, you will have the conviction to assert authority over accounts; happily self-sufficient, you must always act with honesty and diplomacy. In order to fit in with the agency’s lifestyle and working culture, you must believe in adventure, trying new things and having fun. Naturally, you’ll feel at home in a high-pressure environment, using your initiative and be flexible enough to deal with a range of tasks that may occur outside of your key responsibilities. It is also essential to be good with numbers, IT literate and skilled at negotiating and motivating others – got your attention? We’re rapt! To apply for this demanding but hugely... 05 March 2015 10:10:23 +0000 Brand Planner http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/88128/Brand%2520Planner.html My client is a hugely successful consultancy with a fantastic portfolio of clients across all sectors, including FMCG, Retail and Financial Services. Working with clients that genuinely want to innovate and grow, this agency is currently looking to recruit a Senior Brand Planner to help deliver across an exceptionally diverse range of brands. As a senior Planner, this role will see you working with brands who are focused on making change in their business by providing new products, new services and new approaches to problems. Your role will be to help facilitate that change and bring your knowledge and insight for these brands. You will work across 3 main areas: brand and product innovation and customer experience. To be considered for this role you must be able to demonstrate: • Strategic approach to business • A deep understanding of marketing and consumers • Expert level facilitation skills • Brilliant communications skills • Strong idea generation skills • Leadership and relationship building skills A fantastic opportunity to join this leading agency working across an array of clients. 04 March 2015 19:07:43 +0000 Group Marketing Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/88107/Group%2520Marketing%2520Executive.html An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Group Marketing Executive to deliver the marketing strategy and interpret requirements and objectives for a leading leisure group. The right candidate will work closely with the Group Marketing Manager to develop and implement marketing plans in accordance with group businesses objectives. You’ll be responsible for marketing activity across all areas of the mix and will ensure consistency of communication across all the group businesses, whilst also recognising the individual requirements of each venue. Being solution orientated the right person will be able to suggest improvements to existing campaigns, with an ability to measure and track the results. A core part of the role will be to deliver marketing activity that enhances the overall customer experience. Working alongside the CRM Executive you will ensure that campaigns are targeted accurately in order to maximise growth opportunities. It’s also important that you have a very good understanding of digital marketing so experience with social media, PPC and SEO is highly desirable. If you think you've got the relevant experience and the desire to develop engaging marketing activity for a U.K leading company then apply within – you won’t regret it. 02 March 2015 16:04:01 +0000 PR Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/87938/PR%2520Account%2520Manager.html An amazing opportunity for a fantastic Account Manager specialising in b2b. My client is one of the most well known agencies in the b2b tech industry and have offices all over the world. This is an fantastic career opportunity for someone who is confident, ambitious and driven to join their business practice team and work alongside a fun and strong bunch of talented people. As a agency they have a consumer team and a b2b team both focusing on results and achieving the best. Ideally you will need to have at least three years experience working in the b2b world and have grown a solid network of contacts around this sector. In an ideal world, having b2b tech experience too, would be the dream! Being a team player is a must as it will involve managing a few members of the business practice team. Having the skills to manage client relationships both excising and new is very important along with generating new business partnerships and pitching new ideas. Experience managing budgets along with a strong grasp of the industry would be great! You should have the ability to come up with exciting new ideas, generate creative press releases and social content across all media platforms. Being creative about your work is something that this agency thrive on. They think outside the box. You must be organised, confident and passionate about work and have a pro active attitude. The role requires the following; - Strong worth ethic - Organisation - Competent managing a small team - Excellent communication skills - Attention to detail - Great writen skills - Familiar working in a... 02 March 2015 13:01:44 +0000 Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/87909/Account%2520Director.html One of TWIST's favourite boutique integrated agencies are continuing to build their team and are looking to an Account Director to their growing team. This fully integrated agency that have a team of 10 are looking for a number 2 to their Client Services Director to both lead and support on big accounts on both the account handling side through to strategy and client development too! If you have had exposure to fully integrated campaigns covering from branding through to press, digital, Direct marketing and Social too then this could be great opportunity to make your mark within a thriving and busy young agency. This agency are based in Central London and are 6 years old and are just hitting their stride as they take advantage of hard work to establish themselves and build their name and personal brand too. They have won 5 out of the last 6 pitches and this year plan to double the team with the addition first of an Account Director then Account managers and creatives to the team as well. The sectors that they cover include property, automotive, education, financial services and FMCG. TWIST are extremely busy with the start of the new year so if you are looking to make a move or a fresh start then drop me a line for a confidential chat. paul@twistorstick.co.uk