The Drum Jobs 18 January 2017 10:10:49 +0000 Print/Pre-Press Quality Control Executive - Staffordshire International Packaging design and production company are seeking a Print/Pre-Press Quality Control Executive to support the production studio based in Tamworth, Staffordshire. This is a technical Quality Control position that would be ideal for anyone with a printing industry background - pre-press department, reprographics or printing experience. You'll be checking a large selection of layouts across a range of containers, boxes and cartons, blister packs and labels so the ability to work accurately at speed will be essential. Role: Responsible to ensure all deliverables will print according to the brief supplied and brand consistencies are adhered to. Key Responsibilities: •    Check the digital artwork / proofs being produced will print and are completed to the brief supplied.   •    To feedback errors to production team in a timely manner. •    To use internal MIS system in accordance with standardised work procedures to ensure an accurate permanent asset database is maintained. •    To understand the importance of using systems and to monitor and record QC errors on all jobs. •    To adhere to all internal processes in place for art working and repro •    To adhere to all reporting processes set up within the department •    Provide input into development of QC process based on client needs. Skills and Abilities: •    Excellent, proven interpersonal, verbal and written communications... 17 January 2017 19:07:02 +0000 Book Editor (US Team) - Chelsea, London Are you an experienced US Editor looking for an exciting new challenge? This leading book publisher has a fantastic opportunity for a dynamic, skilled and creative US Editor to work across their US publishing lists. The successful Editor will have a thorough understanding of the differences between American and UK English and be responsible for a wide range of US titles. You will manage and edit multiple projects to schedule and to the quality expected, working alongside the US Team to initially Americanise existing product, before progressing to creating bespoke titles for the American market. Skills & Requirements Other key responsibilities include, but are not limited to: • Write and edit text, working closely with authors and packagers • Brief packagers and designers to ensure files are supplied on time and to the right specification • Commission projects and help oversee project work across the US List • Competitor product research • Project management, from initial concept through to final, print-ready files • Proofread material to check editorial detail and factual accuracy • Reformat and refresh existing titles • Check printer proofs and advance copies • Maintain and oversee editorial procedures across the team • Maintain and oversee the ‘US Sales Presenter’ for all US List titles We are looking for candidates with at least two years’ book publishing experience with a creative and methodical eye that will add to our dynamic editorial team. Other key skills and experiences include:... 09 January 2017 15:03:50 +0000 Proof Reader/QC Executive (Print & Artwork) - Birmingham Birmingham based design & Print agency are looking for an experienced Proofreader to join the studio team on a freelance basis You must have a keen eye for detail to accurately and consistently check supplied content against final artwork files, editing spelling, grammar and style where necessary. Key Responsibilities will include: - A high level of skill in written English, including spelling, grammar and punctuation - highly important - A scrupulous approach to detailed work, and excellent attention to detail - The motivation to work on their own, and to meet deadlines - Familiarity with the production process for marketing collateral - An ability to work within the style of the client, rather than impose their own ideas - Good interpersonal skills, to build working relationships with colleagues & clients Required skills - High level of skill in written English - Proofreading - Quality Control Previous experience working in a Proofreader/Quality Control role within the printing/creative industry is essential. Freelance Proof Reader/QC Executive (Print & Artwork) Birmingham 20 January 2017 19:07:39 +0000 Media Relations Manager is given the opportunity to contribute to that vision. We champion self-reliance and foster a collaborative and innovative culture. The Orange Code is our global manifesto for how we stay true to our purpose and our tradition of reinvention and empowerment. It is made up of ING Values (we are honest; we are prudent; we are responsible) and ING Behaviours: (you take it on and make it happen; you help others to be successful; you are always a step ahead) For us, success will only be achieved if we act with Integrity . Some companies see diversity as a box to be ticked. We see it as fundamental to our success and we encourage a proper work/life balance. At ING, you'll only be judged on your performance in line with the Orange Code. And that's a promise. Job Specification Department Overview: ING is a global financial institution with a strong European base, offering banking services through its operating company ING Bank. In the UK Region, we offer Wholesale Banking services, including lending, financial markets and corporate finance. Corporate Communications as a team oversees internal and external communications, raising the profile of the UK office among stakeholders and ensuring messages are consistent with ING's global positioning and standards. This role is newly developed to increase the media relations and public relations activities of the UK office, in collaboration with ING Group Corporate Communications. Main Duties and Responsibilities of Role: Identifies particular publicity opportunities and risks arising from political, social and... 19 January 2017 19:07:48 +0000 Digital Designer: Junior-Middleweight (Adobe Creative Suite/JavaScript Digital Designer: Junior-Middleweight (Adobe Creative Suite/JavaScript/jQuery/HTML/CSS) Exciting opportunity for a junior to middleweight-level designer to work for a global corporate agency as part of an integrated team on a variety of briefs from email campaigns to webpages, banners and more. Working as part of a small team and reporting directly into the Design Manager, this is an amazing opportunity to establish your career whilst working with some amazing global brands. The role is predominantly digital so you should have previous experience doing layouts and design of landing pages and microsites, banners and emails. Work would be both conceptual and production based and in addition to working as part of the design team, you would also work across the organisation with various stakeholders to get projects completed. Your experience should include: * 2+ years of commercial design experience, ideally with a degree * Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate your ideas both written and verbally * Exceptional command of the Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator). Dreamweaver a plus. * An understanding of JavaScript and jQuery * HTML/CSS hand coding knowledge Please send your CV and portfolio for consideration 19 January 2017 19:07:48 +0000 Social Media & Community Executive This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the fastest growing, successful retailers of downloadable games to come out of the UK in the last few years. The team works with games developers and publishers to bring epic savings on Steam games and bundles across all the major genres. They are always looking for new talent to join their team and this role is no exception! They need someone who has a passion not only for social media and community management, but also games and spends the majority of their existence online! The ideal candidate has boundless enthusiasm is naturally inspirational and has an infectious drive for achievement. This, along with the creative ability to put together innovative and exciting social media campaigns, balance and co-ordinate these campaigns across multiple social media channels and forums, i.e., Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, Twitch, Reddit etc., will be key to their social media strategy and success. The role will entail: - - Growing a thriving online community of gamers using creative skills to actively engage and retain existing customers, and assist the Marketing team with acquiring new customers. - Champion their brand and the games that we sell, encouraging positive community interaction. - Assist in driving traffic-to-revenue generation strategies for all social media channels. Main Responsibilities: - Work with the Head of Store to plan and execute a schedule covering the existing channels to deliver creative messaging and community contests. - Work with team members to execute on-brand messaging across social... 19 January 2017 19:07:48 +0000 Media Sales Account Managers - Radio Basic salary of £17,000 to £19,000 with an OTE of £30,000 + + Cheshire's number 1 Commercial Radio Group are looking to recruit sales account managers to join their team in Chester, having recently launched another two successful radio services in Manchester covering 1 million people and another covering 1.8 million adults across Liverpool, the Wirral, West Cheshire and N Wales. They now have 5 radio stations with plans to extend further. They are a highly successful multi-media company with a vision to be the North West / North Wales biggest and best independent multi-platform local radio operator. They are looking to achieve this by being the independent voice of the broadcast areas they serve. Their core values are... Love Radio and have Fun Radio is a wonderful medium that touches individuals and communities lives in so many positive ways. They have the ability to powerfully inform and educate in an environment of great entertainment. Family and Local Community They are good, wholesome, decent and honest. They support their own and their community, their listeners and clients are part of their family. Popular and Entertaining They put their listeners and client's needs first, they play the music their listeners want to hear and they are always fair in business. They are creative and come up with solutions that delight their commercial clients and entertain their listeners. Engaging and Interactive They look to touch their listeners and clients lives in many ways on-air, on-line and face to face out in the community. They listen and respond to what... 19 January 2017 19:07:47 +0000 Senior Art Director, Independant Digital Agency, London, £55k Senior Art Director, Independant Digital Agency, London, £55k We are looking for a Senior Digital Art Director with a proven track record in innovative ideas, inspirational art direction and commercial understanding. You will be required to establish Art Direction, style and tone of digital concepts within a globally reaching digital agency, working for major blue chip clients. Requirements Significant experience in a design, digital or advertising firm with multi-disciplinary clients. A strong portfolio with demonstrated examples of creating award winning multi-channel digital design and communications projects In-depth knowledge of digital technologies, platforms and channels of delivery and clarity of thinking in how brands are expressed in this channel This role is about having big ideas and thinking of new and innovative ways to push technology and create inspirational digital concepts and communications for new business opportunities and across our existing clients. Reporting to the Global Creative Director you will need to display a cohesive understanding of the principles that make innovative and effective digital communications, interface design, interaction design and film. In-depth knowledge of digital technologies, platforms and channels of delivery and clarity of thinking in how brands are expressed will also be vitally important. Responsibilities Lead creative and production teams to ensure feasibility of design solutions and articulate design principles and guidelines for implementation. Direct and assign workflow while... 19 January 2017 10:10:54 +0000 Creative Copywriter Well established agency in Manchester are looking for a highly creative Copywriter to join their team.  Working on multiple campaigns with tight deadlines you will need to be able to see a campaign from concept through to completion. You will need to have experience working across all channels such as digital, TV, radio, print and experiential.  The ideal candidate will have a passion for pitching and presenting ideas to both colleagues and clients. You will need to be able to write clear and persuasive copy. On a day to day basis you will be amending creative work, liaising with clients to take briefs, casting for live events and TV as well as monitoring the effectiveness of creative campaigns.  This position will give the ideal candidate the opportunity to create award-worthy work. It is essential you can ignite the creative department with your ideas! This agency offer a great benefit scheme with a competitive salary and great career progression! If you wish to apply for this role, please send your CV and an relevant work samples through to 18 January 2017 19:07:56 +0000 National Sales Manager (MEDIA ONLY) WE ARE UNABLE TO ACCEPT ANY APPLICATIONS FROM CANDIDATES WHO ARE NOT FROM THE MEDIA INDUSTRY BASIC SALARY : £30,000 to £50,000 Depending on Experience Our Internationally recognised MEDIA client is seeking to immediately appoint a UK based Media Sales Manager (Director) to their business. WE ARE UNABLE TO ACCEPT ANY APPLICATIONS FROM CANDIDATES WHO ARE NOT FROM THE MEDIA INDUSTRY . You can live anywhere in the UK. Working from home, you will receive a superb remuneration package - coupled with a company car (BMW) plus excellent OTE. The ideal applicant, will have the following skills: Demonstrable Sales Track Record of working to targets and exceeding these. Have the ability to work under own initiative Self Motivated Be from an industry such as Media or Radio or Outdoor or Direct Mail / Advertising or TV Sales. The successful applicant will most certainly be someone who is in an industry which sells to the world of Advertising Agencies If you would like to learn more about this role, please apply in the very first instance, to receive an immediate call back. Applicants, MUST have exceptional communication skills, clear and concise and be highly presentable. Please ensure you have included a COVER LETTER 17 January 2017 10:10:34 +0000 Senior Copywriter / Group Head Manchester We’re working with one of Manchester’s best medium sized agencies. Currently in a period of planned and managed growth, they’re in need of a highly conceptual Senior Writer to join them. They need someone with a strong TTL portfolio including digital experience, you should be hungry for an agency focused on ideas, and have a strong track record of driving truly creative, conceptual ideas through ideas stage, client presentations/pitches to production and campaign completion. You should be a passionate and natural leader, capable of inspiring a creative department to continue to push the boundaries for clients and never settling for mediocrity in response to a brief. This role has real potential to progress into a creative leadership role and to the agency management team, and we’re looking to ambitious and driven creatives.   17 January 2017 10:10:06 +0000 Social Media & Content Executive Manchester We are working with a great city centre agency to help them find a Social Media & Content Executive.  They have a number of FMCG and Food & Drink clients so it’s fast paced and exciting, especially if are a foodie! The role will work closely with the Head of Social and a team of 2, working across a number of different clients, your role will range from hands on implementation across multiple channels, including content writing, though due to the nature of their clients there is lots of imagery and photography in their social for clients! You’ll need at least 1 years experience in a similar role, either agency or in-house, and bonus points if you are a foodie!   16 January 2017 19:07:28 +0000 Digital Deputy Finance Editor - Leading Media Owner - London About the Deputy Digital Finance Editor Digital Deputy Finance Editor required for a leading media owner based in London. As Digital Deputy Finance Editor will be working with the Finance Editor to grow my clients Finance presence in the UK. You will be working with their partners in content to highlight the best finance news coverage of the day. As Digital Deputy Finance Editor you will also work with freelancers and analysts to produce original content that fills any gaps. You will also responsible for growing their off-network audiences on social by promoting content via social media (Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter). About You The successful candidates will have the following skills/experience: Demonstrable experience working as either a writer of editor in the UK finance news industry Experience of promoting content on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter Any experience with online trend-tracking tools like CrowdTangle of NewsWhip would be seen as highly beneficial Experience of using data/analytics to choose the top-performing news of the day About the client My client are a leading media owner that is a household name. They offer a collaborative & supportive environment with a friendly and professional team. To apply for this Digital Deputy Finance Editor role please click Apply' below and attach your CV. 16 January 2017 15:03:23 +0000 Junior Copywriter Are you a junior copywriter with at least some commercial experience in this sector? My client is a small agency in Leeds quiet heavily entrenched in the fashion sector. Now looking for an enthusiastic, perhaps recently educated junior copywriter (Advertising or English Literature course may be) with a passion for the fashion industry. Working within a studio team, responsible for long and short copy covering responsive publication advertising to direct packs, including envelopes, letters and mini catalogues. This role will also require a small amount of support in other areas of the agency, such as liaising with clients and more office based duties. You will have at least 6 months copywriting experience in some sort of commercial capacity. Plus own a portfolio of writing projects, preferably showing work in situ. A great chance for somebody at the beginning of their career to establish themselves as a good future prospect. 16 January 2017 15:03:00 +0000 Senior Copywriter (part time) Are you a seasoned copywriter looking for a permanent three day week in Leeds? Do you also understand what it takes to write effective DM copy for the fashion sector? This is an established direct marketing agency based in Leeds who are currently looking for a part time experienced copywriter to support the creative team. Based on site, responsible for creating captivating strap lines through to engaging long copy that engages with its target audience and ultimately triggers sales. Working on responsive publication advertising to direct mail packs including envelopes, letters, mini catalogues and much more. You will have at least 6/8 + years solid copywriting experience working along side designers in either an agency environment or the fashion sector. Successful in picking up clients tone of voice, delivering workable and effective solutions and within deadlines. Finally you will posses an impressive portfolio of work in situ as evidence of your experience and abilities. If you think you have what it takes to succeed in this role like this and a three week would be ideal, please send your CV and portfolio for immediate consideration. 11 January 2017 18:06:26 +0000 Head of Channels Social and Content Content Marketing Agency Head of Channels – Social and Content – Content Marketing Agency – £60,000   The Company   My client are a widely acclaimed Content Marketing Agency. They help brands create content that is not just informative and succinct but connects people through the power of said content! With an awesome client roster, this is a name in the market that has great influence and empowers brands.   The Job   Support the Strategy Director on large scale planning projects on digital and social briefs Advise internal teams on the best way to distribute our content across paid, earned and owned channels and carry this out Be a digital and social native – be ahead of the curve, hungry to know EVERYTHING that’s happening in digital Leading the team in SEO best practice, and ensuring that all content is keyword optimized across digital and social channels Understand content marketing and implement this knowledge Manage two members of the team from day one Lead and attend client meetings     You Excellent knowledge of digital and social channels – at a level where you can train and advise senior client stakeholders From a content and editorial background with a creative mindset Excellent knowledge of content marketing sector within retail Line management experience is imperative as you’ll be managing from day one Very strong ability to distribute content across paid/owned/earned channels; and digital/social reporting & analytics     Apply Now You can apply... 11 January 2017 17:05:37 +0000 Content Executive Marketing Agency Content Executive – Marketing Agency – £28,000   The Company My client is a top digital agency widely recognised for its work across paid, owned and earned digital campaigns to focus on the consumer and data insights.   The Job Working with the team to create content and research inventive content marketing strategies Championing a team mentality to produce top class content Be a key part of team meetings, client meetings and pitching Impeccable and efficient content campaign management while meeting KPIs Drive innovation in content marketing, particularly within SEO and integration with other media campaigns and services   You Tonnes of experience creating compelling content that is true to brand Understanding of working with journalist or influencers Experience working on a brand and capturing tone of voice Experience and confidence talking to clients   Apply Now You can apply for this role now by sending us your CV or by calling us now! Claire Liddiard Senior Content and Editorial Consultant 02037638750 We recruit for a variety of opportunities in Digital so feel free to get in touch with us to find out how we can help you. You can learn more about me by looking me up on LinkedIn. Search for (Claire Liddiard - 11 January 2017 17:05:48 +0000 Copywriter DUBAI - Independent Full-Service Agency Copywriter – DUBAI - Independent Full-Service Agency – circa £45,000   The Company My client is looking for someone to relocate to join their awesome team in DUBIA. The agency offers a wide range of digital media solutions including; social media planning, management, production & buying always aiming to connect brands and people through memorable experiences. They have been awarded as one of the most effective independent agencies in the Middle-East.   The Job Collaborate with creative team; interaction designers, art directors, and programmers Write captivating long-form website copy as well as effective headlines and taglines Oversee social media content produced within the agency Develop and distribute best practices guides and tone of voice trends amongst the agency Set content strategy guidelines, tonality, themes for brand’s digital content needs Develop creative presentations/pitches   You A love for language and the ability to handle pressure Exceptional time management and ability to manage workload and help with creating budgets and project plans Energy, a sense of humour and an open and curious mind Apply Now You can apply for this role now by sending us your CV or by calling us now! Claire Liddiard Senior Content and Editorial Consultant 02037638750 We recruit for a variety of opportunities in Digital so feel free to get in touch with us to find out how we can help you. You can learn more about me by looking me up on LinkedIn. Search for (Claire... 10 January 2017 16:04:55 +0000 Social Media & Marketing Co-ordinator Ambitious business seeking to appoint a forward thinking and creative social media and marketing co-ordinator to work a fast paced environment within an exciting new marketing team. Early Excellence is an education-based company which provides training, resources and furniture to professionals working within the early years and primary edcucation sector. Our National Centre for Inspirational Learning is based in Huddersfield from which we provide services and products to nurseries and schools across the whole of the UK. Based at our Elland office, this post is a challenging and exciting opportunity to utilise strong communication skills within a modern business environment, supported by a great professional team culture. The role will be fast-paced where attention to detail and the ability to multi-task is essential, whilst working to deadlines and liaising with our customers. This is a great opportunity for the right candidate. 04 January 2017 17:05:30 +0000 Internal Communications Executive Key duties for the Internal Communications Role will include but not be limited too Edit and publish daily international newsletter, including special focused edition on specific sector, practice, team or country) Edit and publish local newsletter, Nest News Edit and update the Marketing intranet pages Act as an ambassador for the firm’s brand and tone of voice Support the delivery of a range of other corporate communication materials and projects as required. To be considered for the role you will have; Attention to detail, a ‘can do’ approach, approachability, flexibility, a practical/common sense manner, ability to work well under pressure Methodical and with a structured and process-driven mentality Team player with excellent verbal and written communication skills Understanding of different cultures and their way of working Ability to work closely together with representatives of all levels Excellent MS skills (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook and Excel). Experience of working with HTML would be useful. Other desired attributes Delivers work in a professional and timely way Manages expectations where priorities conflict Provides quick and timely responses to queries Receptive and flexible to change Desire to develop skills and knowledge relevant to the role Experience of working in a professional services firm