The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 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. 04 October 2017 13:01:31 +0000 Managing Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/167993/Managing%2520Director.html This is a very rare opportunity highly confidential get in contact asap for a confidentail chat. 19 September 2017 15:03:50 +0000 Account Director - top FMCG agency in Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/167606/Account%2520Director%2520-%2520top%2520FMCG%2520agency%2520in%2520Manchester.html Our client needs little introduction as a leading light in the North West agency scene - they are proof that you don't need to go to London to work with the top agencies. Due to continued growth, they are seeking an Account Director to join their team. A proven track record within integrated/creative agencies is required and as Account Director you will lead and develop a team working for an exciting mix of FMCG clients . At the Account Director level it is essential that you are able to take responsibility for growing and retaining existing accounts. You will also be required to provide marketing consultancy to senior level marketing professionals to provide them with effective creative solutions to their marketing objectives. We're looking for a strong all-rounder, someone who has an excellent knowledge of strategic brand management but who is also strong on delivery and who can work on everything from traditional advertising and SP campaigns but also has a lot of digital exposure too. We're looking for an Account Director who can demonstrate that they can grow and develop clients, contribute to new biz and to manage a small team. This agency regularly wins awards and has a great track record. One of the longest established agencies in the North. To have a chat in more detail, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 13 October 2017 09:09:48 +0000 Senior Client Manager: Liverpool http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/168873/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... 06 October 2017 14:02:56 +0000 Interim Senior Brand Strategist, global agency, Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/168052/Interim%2520Senior%2520Brand%2520Strategist%2C%2520global%2520agency%2C.html Our client is a global integrated agency with a well established Manchester office. We're currently looking for an interim Senior Brand Strategist. Whilst this is initially an interim opportunity, there is potential for this to go permanent.  We're ideally looking for someone who has a pedigree agency background and someone who has a lot of gravitas working with senior level clients. You'll be able to run client workshops and will be confident heading up the process and delivery.  You will work alongside a talented planning team who will take care of the research and insight side of things. We'd like the Senior Brand Strategist to compliment their skill-sets and to be able to add value to communications planning and knowing 'how' campaigns come to life, what channels are best and what combination works.  As Senior Brand Strategist you must have sound digital knowledge as the agency is increasing the volume of digital projects and we're keen to hear from content strategists who can drive brand development through innovative and thought provoking ideas.  The agency has a great reputation and is in the city centre. Working with an impressive client roster, this is a great opportunity to join a solid agency with great prospects.  To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP.  04 October 2017 13:01:00 +0000 Account Director -Shopper marketing http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/168027/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 04 October 2017 13:01:23 +0000 Account Director -Shopper marketing http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/167997/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 03 October 2017 17:05:59 +0000 Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/167982/Account%2520Director.html Account Director: Manchester £40 - £50K Forward Role are working on a great opportunity for an experienced Account Director or Senior Account Manager looking for the next step to join a successful medium sized independent agency in Manchester, managing one of their key accounts. Based in Manchester city centre this BTL agency work nationally with some of the UK's leading Retail and FMCG brands. They have come up with some fantastic and highly visible ideas over the years on behalf of their clients and have won a number of industry awards as a result. Their office environment is second to none and they have a great track record for progressing people internally. This role will manage one of their key retail accounts. Its an incredibly fast paced client with a Marketing team who are always willing to try new things so it offers an exciting challenge for the right Account Director. Managing a small team the Account Director's primary role will be to manage relationships with key decision makers. Immersing yourself within the clients business you will be responsible for developing ideas that will deliver a genuine boost in sales, presenting the ideas to clients and overseeing the implementation of them across a range of channels including; In-store POS, Promotional Marketing, Experiential, Websites / Microsites and Social Media. Familiarity with both Print and Digital is essential. Additionally the Account Director will be responsible for management and development of the team. Providing training and direction in addition to delegating duties will be an... 03 October 2017 14:02:32 +0000 Senior Client Manager: Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/167972/Senior%2520Client%2520Manager%3A%2520Manchester.html Senior Client Manager: Manchester, 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... 02 October 2017 09:09:14 +0000 Head of Marketing and PR http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/167956/Head%2520of%2520Marketing%2520and%2520PR.html One of the largest independent creative agencies with their head office based in the UK is now looking to recruit a Head of Marketing & PR. The company has over 300 employees across a Global Network of offices and they help to create effective engagement between people and brands, products and services and delivering greater value for their clients. The Head of Marketing & PR will be responsible for leading the marketing strategy for EMEA (responsible for 3 direct reports – Digital PM , Website/Social Content Manager, Marketing Executive) as well as working very closely with the Strategy Director responsible for new client relationships helping to identify new client opportunities. Responsibilities: • Leading the, implement, design and delivery of the EMEA marketing strategy. • Develop new business opportunities through marketing and Comms initiatives • Own the development and production of marketing collateral and insight led communications, to be developed in collaboration with the strategy function. • Identify pitch and new business opportunities in conjunction with the Client Services Director. • Manage EMEA's PR activities, from outreach to reporting • Maintain PR agency relationship • Be point of contact for information/comment from journalists; coordinate relevant Board Directors/employees to respond as appropriate. • Identify external speaking opportunities for the Board and senior expertise. • Identify appropriate entries for various professional body awards; vet and prepare content... 26 September 2017 16:04:14 +0000 Marketing Communications Manager - design & branding agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/167889/Marketing%2520Communications%2520Manager%2520-%2520design%2520%26.html Our client is a well established design and branding agency in Manchester.  As part of their continued growth, they are seeking to recruit a Marketing Communications Manager to join the team.  Ideally, we are looking for an individual who has experience working in the property sector or with a strong interest in design and architecture.  It's a very creative agency and they are doing some particularly innovative and inspirational work within these sectors so we are looking for a Marketing Communications Manager who can develop their brand further with both national and international clients and contribute to business development through awareness and brand building.  We're looking for a proactive Marketing Communications Manager who has experience across the marketing mix and who is used to working in a results driven environment. It's essential that you have a high degree of digital marketing experience, particularly in content development and social media.  It's a lovely role for an in-house marketer who would like the opportunity to work in a fast and varied agency environment, a lovely creative culture and in a business where they really will make a difference. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP.  25 September 2017 11:11:36 +0000 Account Manager or Senior Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/167868/Account%2520Manager%2520or%2520Senior%2520Account%2520Manager.html PR Account Manager/Senior Account Manager (B2B or Consumer focussed) Manchester £28 - £37k dependent on experience Are you looking for a great new opportunity within an award-winning PR agency? I am currently looking for strong PR Account Managers/Senior Account Managers to join an international communications agency in Manchester. Their client base includes of a range of international and local businesses, across the B2B and consumer sectors, for whom they create award winning integrated work. 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 and maintaining relationships with clients to fully understand their business needs. Devising effective PR strategies Delegating tasks to account teams and ensuring activity across the accounts is driven forward Assisting with pitches for new business Managing junior members of staff Being creative - come up with great campaign ideas What you will need: Strong expertise in media handling The ability to write creative and engaging content Experience of working in a PR agency or relevant clientside PR experience Strong organisational skills The ability to work to tight deadlines at a high standard 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... 21 September 2017 10:10:03 +0000 Account Director, Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/167731/Account%2520Director%2C%2520Manchester.html Account Director: Manchester, 40 - 45K We are working with a leading integrated agency in Manchester who boast a client roster of major brands and a friendly and talented team. They are looking for an Account Director to head up two accounts, managing TTL campaigns. As an Account Director, you will be building relationships at senior level with Brand guardians and marketers, on devising and developing effective campaigns which incorporate online and offline channels. 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 Retail or Leisure sector experience and they will offer continued development and support for those interested in developing their skills. You will be passionate, energetic and love the idea of working with brands that everyone has heard of. 01 September 2017 16:04:27 +0000 Account Manager - global agency in Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/166482/Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520global%2520agency%2520in%2520Manchester.html Our client is a long established integrated agency based just outside Manchester city centre. Following a period of continued growth, they are now seeking an Account Manager to join the team. We are looking for an Account Manager who has a proven track record gained agency side, managing a wide range of integrated marketing campaigns. We are also happy to consider proven SAEs who are ready to step up to this level. As Account Manager you will report directly to the Account Director and in turn, will manage an Account Executive. We're looking for an Account Manager who has worked on FMCG/retail accounts and who is as comfortable working across advertising campaigns as they are sales promotions and digital. The client is looking to recruit ASAP so if you would like to know more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 01 September 2017 16:04:12 +0000 Interim Account Manager - top advertising agency in Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/166480/Interim%2520Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520top%2520advertising%2520agency.html Our client is a top agency based in Manchester and they are seeking an interim Account Manager to join the team. We're looking for an established Account Manager with a minimum of 4 years creative agency experience. You must be happy to work directly with clients with enough confidence to work reasonably autonomously. The accounts are FMCG & Retail based and you'll work across TV, Press and brochures, door to door and some digital too. - so we need an all rounder! It's a terrific agency with a superb roster of well known, blue chip clients. They're keen on talking to Account Managers who are passionate about design & branding with a genuine love of the industry. You should be available immediately - the role is likely to be a minimum of a month but rolling from there.    If you'd like to find out more, please get in touch with Fiona Christian ASAP. 01 September 2017 16:04:35 +0000 Account Manager - independent creative agency in Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/166478/Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520independent%2520creative%2520agency%2520in.html Our client is a leading integrated agency based in Manchester with a range of exciting brands to work on.  They come from a strong design and branding background and whilst they work through the line, they are renowned for their creativity and innovation, particularly in CGI projects.   We're currently looking for an Account Manager to join the team. This is a hands on campaign/project management role where you will be the primary client contact and take responsibility for day to day delivery of campaigns.  You will work across brand, design, moving image and digital campaigns and the agency has a terrific creative team and you'll be involved in some exciting projects.  This agency has some terrific people, it's a very warm and inclusive environment and you'll be an excellent communicator with a strong track record gained agency side with excellent client facing ability.  To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 23 August 2017 11:11:35 +0000 Senior Client Executive - Shopper agency in Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/165950/Senior%2520Client%2520Executive%2520-%2520Shopper%2520agency%2520in.html We're currently working with a top Manchester based Shopper marketing agency.  We are seeking a Senior Client Executive to join the team.   We're looking for Marketing/Business/Commercial Graduates with excellent academic track records who have at least 18 months marketing experience gained agency side - this is an absolute must - more experience is, of course, advantageous. On a day to day basis you will be responsible for managing the day to day progress of marketing and advertising campaigns. These may range from TV and press advertising to digital, email and social media projects so you'll gain some excellent all-round experience. In terms of character, we're looking for enthusiastic self starters, individuals who are determined to make the most of what is an excellent opportunity. You'll need to be super organised, capable of juggling several projects simultaneously and have excellent attention to detail. The campaigns revolve around their ability to deliver return on investment so you'll be numerically sound and able to review campaigns based on original success criteria and to report these back. You will be client facing from day one so we're looking for superb communication skills and individuals who are presentable and business savvy. You'll work with some very talented marketers so there will be ongoing mentoring and training but you will absorb new information quickly and be able to run with the ball.  It's a fabulous agency to progress your career and whilst everyone is driven, commercially focused... 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.