The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 01 September 2015 17:05:21 +0000 Strategic Planner - top agency in Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/104852/Strategic%2520Planner%2520-%2520top%2520agency%2520in%2520Manchester.html Our client is a leading media agency based in Manchester. They're on the hunt for a strategic planner to join the team. We're open about the background of this person. You could be an experienced Media Planner with a background in media planning and background or you could be from a brand or account planning background. We're more interested in your strategic ability and your understanding of brands and we're looking for a senior strategist who can make insights actionable from all types of research. Who is Digitally savvy but understands all channels across paid, earned and owned.  As Strategic Planner you'll be commercially astute and entrepreneurial with a minimum of 6 years agency experience.  To find out more about this super opportunity where you will have the chance to work with global FMCG brands, please get in touch with Fiona Christian. 01 September 2015 14:02:13 +0000 Senior Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/104799/Senior%2520Account%2520Director.html Quite simply one of the best agencies to work for in the country, this client is looking for a senior level Senior Account Director with extensive experience working with brands in both the B2C and B2B sectors.   The role will primarily focus on FMCG clients so experience within these markets is essential. We are looking for candidates who have proven track record in delivering projects across the full marketing mix, although experience of the shopper marketing discipline will be a distinct advantage. This is a truly exciting opportunity where you can have a real impact on the agency's success, working in a dynamic business with clients who want to receive strategic and creative input. Reporting directly to the CEO, you will be able to build on a successful platform, using your experience to develop a team to further achieve. 20 August 2015 11:11:28 +0000 Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/103246/Account%2520Manager.html Are you an account manager with 3 yrs + industry experience and are looking for a new challenge? Do you feel that in your current role there isn’t a diverse range of projects so you are becoming pigeon holed? If so then you might be the person who we are looking for. Bugler Smith are a full service creative agency based in Lymm, Cheshire. We work on brand and campaign for diverse mix of clients, through TV, Branding and Digital for a range of household brands. We are looking for an experienced Account Manager (or Exec looking for the next step) who is happy to work on a real mix of clients and projects.  With strategic exposure, but a wealth of hands on experience, you will be ready to hit the ground running. You will be used to managing client work through the agency on a day to day basis. You will have experience of brand development, digital campaigns and web through to TV. We need a logical thinker who understands creative. Someone who can manage 3+ clients at any given time, but also someone who likes to nurture and look after their relationships. As an agency we don’t take ourselves too seriously – but we believe in working hard. We enjoy what we do, we enjoy the process BUT we do challenge ourselves.  04 September 2015 11:11:12 +0000 Regional Marketing Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/105185/Regional%2520Marketing%2520Manager.html BSMLL4686 Marketing Manager, Derby, 30k - 35k The Company: Leisure & Entertainment/Visitor Attraction The Role: Exciting opportunity for a Regional Marketing Manager to look after sites across UK and Europe. Working with your accounts, you will be responsible for assisting the on-site marketing teams with creation of annual campaigns to improve guest experience at the attraction and promote the sale of products to improve revenue streams. Key responsibilities: - Project management of campaign activity - Multi-channel marketing including digital, POS, creative, direct marketing - Create briefs for in-house creative teams and agencies and ensure delivered on time and to budget - Account management - Some travel to clients in Europe as well as UK The Candidate: Ideally you will have worked within leisure, retail or entertainment or within a marketing agency. Strong project management and understanding of multi-channel marketing is essential along with the ability to work autonomously. A background in retail or trade marketing would be useful as this role requires you to understand the customer journey through the attractions to encourage customers to buy.This role would NOT suit someone from a corporate and structured background who is used to process. You need to be innovative, creative and able to react and make decisions at speed. As well as the salary of 30k - 35k, the benefits which accompany the role are as follows; 25 days holidays plus bank holiday, bonus, life assurance, pension. This Regional Marketing Manager role is commutable from... 04 September 2015 11:11:08 +0000 Senior Marketing Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/105184/Senior%2520Marketing%2520Executive.html BSMLL4505 Senior Marketing Executive - Wantage/Swindon, 28kplus bonus & benefits The Company: A lovely organisation with extensive growth plans who are part of a wider, well-known retail brand. The head office supports hundreds of independent practices across the UK and offers a busy and rewarding career opportunity for people. Ranked in Times Top 100. Due to location, you must have your own transport and be an animal lover. The Role: This is an exciting opportunity for a Senior Marketing Executivewith strong multi-channel marketing skills and project management experience looking for a step-up into a management role. As New Practice Marketing Manager you will be responsible for project managing the opening of all new practices and supporting them with their marketing for the first six months of business. Key responsibilities: - Deliver multi-channel marketing campaigns including digital, print, PR, direct marketing - Visit practices to understand about location, demographics, competitors etc. - Managing the budget on behalf of practices and reporting back on ROI - Multi-stakeholder requirements both internally and with external clients and third parties - Strong project management skills The Candidate: You will be an experienced Senior Marketing Executive or Marketing Manager who has demonstrable experience of end to end campaign management using multi-channel techniques. Ideally you will have worked in a role supporting the opening of new sites with marketing activity to raise brand awareness and achieve strong business growth. Would suit someone who... 03 September 2015 18:06:06 +0000 Senior Account Manager - Integrated Agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/105115/Senior%2520Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520Integrated%2520Agency.html Better Placed have an exciting new role for a Senior Account Manager to join one of the most recognised Integrated Agencies in Yorkshire. This is a phenomenal opportunity for a creative, forward thinking Account Manager looking for the next step up or an already established Senior Account Manager to develop their career working with well known accounts in the B2C market. As a Senior Account Manager at this agency, no two days are ever the same. Whether you’re in conversations with clients, planning projects, coordinating campaigns or liaising with suppliers, you’re bound to enjoy working in our fast-paced environment with some of the world’s biggest brands. Reporting to the Account Director, your key responsibilities will include;  - Manage a portfolio of Blue Chip accounts with the ability to spot opportunities to generate new business within those accounts - Frequent contact across all designated accounts including delivering presentations and attending meetings - To provide pragmatic commercial value of delivery to clients through accurate, relevant, actionable, clear interpretation and communication of data, results and recommendations - seeking support as and when required - To maximise profitable time management of project/account teams by:- effective briefing of analysts and programming staff taking full responsibility for quality and accuracy of output, once received - Develop own personal skills and experience in line with agreed development plans What’s on offer? This is a wonderful opportunity for someone that wants to be... 18 August 2015 07:07:33 +0000 Senior Project Manager - top branding agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/102665/Senior%2520Project%2520Manager%2520-%2520top%2520branding%2520agency.html Our client is a small but perfectly formed design and branding agency in Manchester with a terrific track record. Very well established and with some big name accounts, they are seeking a Senior Project Manager to join the team. It's a lovely role for a Senior Project Manager who wants an opportunity to really get stuck into their clients' marketing strategy - this certainly isn't about getting briefs in and out of the studio (although obviously that's part of it...). You'll work very closely with your clients and be responsible for guiding them with their marketing communications and planning whilst also taking care of the day to day account and project management. You'll need to be very hands on and happy to roll your sleeves up - the agency work across all aspects of the marketing mix so we're searching for an all rounder who is as happy working on design & branding campaigns and traditional press advertising as they are with direct marketing and digital too. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 17 August 2015 19:07:28 +0000 PROJECT DIRECTOR / SENIOR PRODUCER - FREELANCE http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/102609/PROJECT%2520DIRECTOR%2520%2F%2520SENIOR%2520PRODUCER%2520-%2520FREELANCE.html MP14308 Are you a Project Manager or Account Handler with experience with dynamic brands and exciting projects? An inspiring creative branding and events agency are about to embark on an exciting new campaign. This project will involve a major integrated launch of a major restaurant chain spanning multiple disciplines including branding, PR, interior design, digital, social and experiential. This contract / freelance role will begin in September and last until the end of January. This role will need someone to step in and be a key player in the management of each of these disciplines. Your responsibilities will include; Managing projects from initial scoping to installation Working with 3rd party agencies Building and maintaining excellent client relationships Advising on project scope, including budgets and timelines Briefing and managing internal creative teams Putting together project plans and managing workload Managing external suppliers The ideal candidate would have the proven ability to develop excellent client relationships and deliver large-scale and high-profile projects. Also, they will have experience within the restaurant, music or festival sectors. This is a rare opportunity to blend many exciting marketing disciplines in the form of a high-profile restaurant launch. Live specialises in all disciplines (and at all levels) across marketing, creative and events. If this position isn't quite what you're looking for please visit www.live-recruitment.co.uk to view all of the opportunities we are recruiting. 17 August 2015 17:05:58 +0000 Creative Champion http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/102604/Creative%2520Champion.html  Become Inspired! Bleeding edge, niche agency, with a world class following in an ever-expanding field, needs an inspirational, Creative Leader  This is an opportunity to join an independent and world-renowned organisation who are delivering something uniquely innovative to some of the World’s leading consumer brands.  Collaborating with iconic global brands, across every conceivable platform, including Big/Multiple screen, 3D project mapping, motion/animation, Social Media, Web based static pieces, branding and typography. Working on the cutting edge of this discipline and with some of the most forward-thinking organisations both here and abroad to produce ambitious, beautiful pieces that tell compelling and engaging stories with data. This is an amazing and rare opportunity, with huge growth potential to be part of something special Please do get in touch today sian@becomeuk.com   14 August 2015 16:04:58 +0000 Part Time Receptionist http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/102502/Part%2520Time%2520Receptionist.html This Part Time Receptionist role is an amazing opportunity for a bright, positive and personable character who values working in a beautiful, creative and jaw dropping office in central London. You will be proud to be the Receptionist at this creative agency. This company is part of one of the most recognisable Advertising groups in the world. This agency in particular has a strong reputation for innovation, exceptional clients and ground breaking work in their field. They employ likeminded people who are focused, enthusiastic and have their finger on the pulse. The office is great! Spread over 3 floors, it houses 90 people and has a wraparound balcony with park benches which is perfect for lunches, after work drinks and meetings with a view. There are 5 meetings rooms which you would organise and manage the bookings of. When clients arrive you will be the face of the brand; welcoming them, offering drinks and being your lovely, chatty self. You may be required to organise travel for senior management and you will help organise company socials, Xmas and Summer parties. Social events are always well attended and ensure a fantastic work environment. There is general administration involved in this Receptionist role such as distributing mail, ordering office supplies and booking couriers. If you have a genuine interest in Marketing, Design and the Creative industries along with a fabulous can do attitude then you will get along famously with everyone in the office. This is a job share so working as part of a team is essential. This is a part time job:... 14 August 2015 15:03:09 +0000 Part Time Receptionist http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/102494/Part%2520Time%2520Receptionist.html This Part Time Receptionist role is an amazing opportunity for a bright, positive and personable character who values working in a beautiful, creative and jaw dropping office in central London. You will be proud to be the Receptionist at this creative agency. This company is part of one of the most recognisable Advertising groups in the world. This agency in particular has a strong reputation for innovation, exceptional clients and ground breaking work in their field. They employ likeminded people who are focused, enthusiastic and have their finger on the pulse. The office is great! Spread over 3 floors, it houses 90 people and has a wraparound balcony with park benches which is perfect for lunches, after work drinks and meetings with a view. There are 5 meetings rooms which you would organise and manage the bookings of. When clients arrive you will be the face of the brand; welcoming them, offering drinks and being your lovely, chatty self. You may be required to organise travel for senior management and you will help organise company socials, Xmas and Summer parties. Social events are always well attended and ensure a fantastic work environment. There is general administration involved in this Receptionist role such as distributing mail, ordering office supplies and booking couriers. If you have a genuine interest in Marketing, Design and the Creative industries along with a fabulous can do attitude then you will get along famously with everyone in the office. This is a job share so working as part of a team is essential. This is a part time job:... 14 August 2015 14:02:06 +0000 Brand Marketing Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/102485/Brand%2520Marketing%2520Manager.html BSMLL4696 Brand Marketing Manager, Lincolnshire, 26K - 30K The Company: A wonderful family business with a unique heritage, manufacturing their own brand animal-food products as well as producing own-label for the grocery sector. Located in a beautiful setting, they offer a friendly working environment, supportive of personal development and growth. The Role: This is an exciting opportunity for someone with experience of brand marketing who ideally has a love of animals. Joining at a pivotal time for the business, you will be responsible for driving and building awareness of their own-brand products in the market through a mix of digital, PR and advertising. Key responsibilities: - Strategic planning and delivery scope out market and best channels to use to maximise brand exposure and reach - Digital updating website via CMS and introducing social media calendar - Trade and consumer shows and sampling events - PR develop relationships with relevant press contacts and develop creative PR concepts to gain maximum interest and exposure and push the brand to consumers - Email marketing - Sales support/collateral creation - Budget management and ROI reporting of all campaigns The Candidate: You will have worked as a brand manager or product marketing manager previously within a B2C product environment; ideally FMCG or Retail and understand multi-channel marketing, including PR and how to reach consumers through a mix of creative and innovative campaigns. You will be able to demonstrate how you have grown a brand in the market and show strong... 12 August 2015 14:02:46 +0000 Head of Content http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/102270/Head%2520of%2520Content.html Better Placed are looking for a Head of Content to work within a growing Leeds Agency across a variety of accounts from; Retail, Property, Health and Beauty and Legal   About the Client:   Our vision is to create commercial advantage for clients through outstanding service, innovation and acumen in all that we do enabling us to become one of the UK’s most respected and desired public relations consultancies.   To allow us to achieve this vision, a head of content is required to manage existing client accounts and further build a content business unit. This is a unique opportunity to for an entrepreneurially-minded person to manage and grow a business unit within the agency. It will provide the successful candidate with the opportunity to continually increase their income and shape the agency’s content offer.   You must be able to develop strong client relationships, create powerful strategies, deliver outstanding tactical implementation, manage junior staff and contribute directly to the sourcing and winning of new business.   In addition, you must want to constantly improve yourself as a content marketing and public relations practitioner. The business will assist you in achieving this objective by providing ongoing training, where relevant.   The head of content would be expected to be willing and able to work on any type of client business, providing the same excellent standard of consultancy, delivery and service across the board.     Responsibilities and accountabilities The head of content... 12 August 2015 12:12:20 +0000 Marketing Executive- part time http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/102259/Marketing%2520Executive-%2520part%2520time.html BSMLL4645 Marketing Executive part time, Oxford, 20k - 25k pro rata (9 months maternity cover) The Company: Heritage site/ Visitor Attraction The Role: A well-known heritage attraction in the Oxfordshire area is looking for part time marketing manager to join them on a 9 month maternity cover. This is an opportunity to work for a leading leisure company with attractions across the UK. You will be responsible for both the planning and delivery of the marketing strategy in order to deliver against admission revenue as well as visitor number targets. You will have responsibility for two reports. Key responsibilities: - Creation of annual marketing plan and budget setting for campaigns - Multi-channel marketing including online content, PPC, SEO, outdoor, email marketing, PR and social media - Management of two people - Supporting shop and caf with all marketing collateral The Candidate: Ideally you will have worked within leisure/ visitor attractions or retail or entertainment within the Oxford area as an understanding of the Oxford market is essential. Strong project management and understanding of multi-channel marketing is essential along with the ability to work autonomously. You need to understand digital as well as offline marketing techniques and be creative with strong copy-writing ability. As well as the salary of 20k - 25k pro rata, the benefits which accompany the role are as follows; 25 days holidays plus bank holiday (pro rata). This Marketing Executive role is commutable from Oxfordshire, Warwickshire and Buckinghamshire. Would suit... 11 August 2015 15:03:42 +0000 Brand Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/102171/Brand%2520Manager.html Brand Manager Greater Manchester Were currently working with an online gaming operator who are looking for a Brand Manager to join their team. This is a very exciting opportunity as the company have been consistently experiencing growth and it could be a great start to what could be a fantastic career for the right person. As a Brand Manager, you will be responsible for: - Giving each of your brands their own identity. - Being self-motivated and intuitive; being able to come up with new ideas and strategies. - Planning, implementing and analysing short/long term goals for the brands. - Implementing CRM and consistently measuring and managing the results. - Project management - Customer acquisition using a variety of marketing channels. - Maintaining and improving relationships with customers. - Providing clear direction and briefs for all relevant parties. To be considered for this Brand Manager role, you must: - Have 1-2 years worth of experience from a Marketing background. - Ideally have a 2:1 in any degree. -Be driven and passionate. This is a really great opportunity that will allow the right individual to be part of a fast-growing team. You will be working across multiple brands and have the possibility to make an impact quickly. My client is looking for someone who is motivated and passionate about marketing, they will in return, offer an fast-paced role with a competitive salary. Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering Clientside, Account Handling, PR and Executive. We also have a specialist Creative Recruitment team. We...