The Drum Jobs 19 July 2016 12:12:35 +0000 PR Account Manager / Senior PR Account Manager: South Manchester PR Account Manager / Senior PR Account Manager: South Manchester / Cheshire We are looking for a PR Account Manager / Senior PR Account Manager to join an established full service agency in South Manchester / Cheshire. You will be joining an agency that have an outstanding record for staff retention and where many of the management team have progressed internally through the ranks - if you're looking to develop your career in PR & Communications its not an opportunity to be missed! Reporting into the PR Account Director, the PR Account Manager / Senior PR Account Manager will be responsible for several key B2B clients with duties including: Devising effective PR and Communications strategies for clients. Overseeing the delivery of campaigns, proof reading work from junior members of staff and ensuring is completed on time. Writing effective press releases, content and info pieces. Assisting with Exents and Design projects for clients on occasion. Reporting back to clients regularly on campaign effectiveness demonstrating particularly the successes of the Social Media campaigns. Managing two PR Account Executives. Applicants for the PR Account Manager / Senior PR Account Manager role should have experience within a reputable agency, preferably with some experience of B2B work. You will be able to demonstrate excellent writing and communication skills and an interest in taking on more strategy work for clients. 12 July 2016 18:06:28 +0000 PR Account Manager / Senior PR Account Manager: Leeds PR Account Manager / Senior PR Account Manager: Leeds, £26 - 35K   One of Leeds's most highly regarded agencies are looking for a PR Account Manager / Senior PR Account Manager. Their trophy cabinet is stacked with high profile awards and they boast a client base that rivals many of the top London agencies, such is their reputation for quality. For a PR Account Manager / Senior PR Account Manager looking to progress their career, its an excellent agency to be joining. This role will sit within their rapidly expanding B2B / Corporate PR team where you will be given the opportunity to work with a number of major clients across sectors including; Property, Professional Services, Oil & Gas and Engineering. Work will be varied including: Corporate & Trade PR Crisis Comms Social Media strategy and content Corporate Consultancy Internal Communications The PR Account Manager / Senior PR Account Manager will increasingly take on more responsibility for strategic planning and will be given the opportunity to work closely with senior management / board level contacts for major global businesses. If you're an experienced PR Account Manager looking for the next step in your career, or a PR Senior Account Manager looking to take on more national work, this is an opportunity not to be missed. B2B PR experience is essential for the role (Crisis communications experience would be an additional advantage), along with an interest in the opportunities Digital can offer. For more information apply quickly!   PR Account Manager / Senior PR... 11 July 2016 16:04:51 +0000 Middleweight / Senior Creative Copywriter Middleweight / Senior Creative Copywriter Location: Sale Salary: £24,000 - £35,000 About the Middleweight / Senior Creative Copywriter role You will be joining a fully integrated agency that homes some fantastic creative talent. Although they regularly create award winning campaigns they are far from egotistical, they offer a down to earth and modest environment that is friendly, warm and approachable. You will have the opportunity to work with their very talented Creative Director and the team of art directors, designers and artworkers creating big ideas that read and sound like creative excellence. You will work with b2b and b2c accounts in consumer, financial and trade sectors. Their offices are easily commutable by train, car or tram and would suit someone who lives in Manchester, Stockport or Altrincham. About You If you are a middleweight copywriter looking to step up in a progressive agency this could be the perfect role for you. You will have the opportunity to work across the board creating engaging copy and content for traditional, digital and social channels. You should demonstrate that you know what good ideas look like and have a proactive, self sufficient attitude. You will work very closely with the creative team from initial concepts and brief through to execution of campaigns. This role would also suit a senior copywriter who is looking for a change in direction, creating innovative copy on some fresh new accounts. Essential Skills ·         Microsoft Office (excel, word,... 07 July 2016 05:05:49 +0000 Head of PR - Integrated agency in Manchester Head of PR - Integrated Agency, Manchester This is a rare and exciting opportunity for a Head of PR to lead an established and successful PR division in Manchester. Joining the management team of an ambitious Integrated agency its a role that will prove equally stimulating and challenging, overseeing a division that has enjoyed consistent year on year growth. The agency have an impressive management team with a clear and consistent vision for the future. They have invested significantly in developing their service offering in recent years and this has been successful in allowing them to win a number of major new accounts. Within the PR team they have enhanced their Social Media and Content capabilities and they're now looking to grow the division further. The Head of PR will take over a talented and capable team and will be focussed on retaining and developing this talent as the division grows. Overseeing a roster of clients that encompass B2C, B2B and non-for-profit organisations, your role will involve: Management of the PR teams key clients meeting with clients regularly to maintain the relationship. Devise effective PR and Social Media strategies for clients that deliver a genuine return on investment, utilising both traditional and online channels. Work closely with the other functions within the agency to identify opportunities for the PR team to provide additional services to additional clients. Pitching for new business as part of the senior management team. Involvement in senior management meetings contributing actively to the agencies growth... 06 July 2016 15:03:44 +0000 Copywriter A professional Copywriter within the Content Marketing division of a Search Marketing company. Education Requirements Relevant degree preferred Skills Requirements Key responsibilities include: To research and create compelling content for blogs, articles, infographics and an array of other content types. To ensure all content is proofread to the highest standard. To provide editorial support for pitch proposals. Experience Requirements The ideal candidate will: Have a working knowledge of SEO best practice. Have experience of CMS platforms like Wordpress. Be able to work to tight deadlines. Have excellent attention to detail and a can-do attitude. Incentives Staff Benefits include: BUPA Healthcare Free onsite parking/secure bike storage Cycle to Work scheme Free Legal, Financial and HR Professional advice Childcare Vouchers Free Soft Drinks, Hot Drinks, Crisps, Fruit, Fruit Juice, chocolates, sweets etc every day On-site Showers Friday Dress Down & Early Finish Weekly Staff Raffle 90 minute lunch, once a week Contemporary Office with high spec equipment and large desks 21-26 days holiday per annum 29 July 2016 16:04:54 +0000 Media Manager/Editor - PR, Media, Copywriting, Social Media Media Manager/Editor - PR, Media, Copywriting, Editing, Social Media Our public sector client has an exciting opportunity to join their fast growing environment which is under transformation and modernisation for a Media Manager/Editor based in Edinburgh for 3 month. This is a great forward thinking culture with an ever evolving environment as they want to remain a state of the art in processes and technology. This means they will provide you with excellent exposure to a multitude of processes and ways of working you wouldn't see in many other organisations in Scotland such as Agile working in a Communications team making experience here highly desirable on a CV. Desirable Experience Extensive experience of managing a broad range of media and public relations engagement Experience of writing press releases, speeches, blogs, forewords, broadcast scripts etc. Experience managing and growing multiple social media accounts. Experience of producing content standards and editing/copywriting Experience of presenting and interviewing on broadcast media Experience of Agile working - Kanban would be desirable. Public sector experience would be desirable. Parity - Source, Develop, Transform Parity Professionals Ltd acts in the capacity of an Employment Business when providing contract work finding services. 29 July 2016 16:04:54 +0000 Social Media and Content Manager We are looking for someone with a strong social media background having worked at a strategic level but also have the ability and willingness to be hands on in the day to day running of the social media page when necessary. You must have confidence in your own ability to be able to push back to challenging stakeholders and liaise with the creative agencies that assists with blogs and white paper etc. Essential Experience: - Excellent writting and storytelling skills - Vast experience within social media and producing good engaging content - Ability to push back to stakeholders when needed - Experience of working at a strategic level - Have managed agencies previously - Ideally experience of managing a direct report - Experience of liaising with different areas of the organisation 29 July 2016 16:04:53 +0000 Technical Lead - 3-6 month contract - Global Digital Technical Lead - 3-6 month contract - Global Digital Agency - London An award winning digital agency with offices in over 40 countries is looking for an interim Head of Technology to join their rapidly growing London office to lead and grow the technical and development function. The Head of Technology will be the driving force in the technical direction of the agency with a remit of growing the development team and defining the tools to use. The position will be reporting directly to the MD & COO. Core Requirements  Hands on understanding of technical workflow, ideally gained from a development background Commercial understanding of web ecosystems (E-commerce, content publishing etc) Understanding of enterprise architecture Deep exposure to a number of CMS/platform stacks (Adobe EM, Magento, Drupal, Umbraco, Sitecore etc) Deep experience of 3rd party integrations & data transfer (feeds, Webservices etc) Keeping up to date on latest technology trends Being comfortable in a client facing position, and able to explain technically complex solutions from a business objective point of view The ability to work efficiently and concurrently across multiple projects Experience of building out a team and recruiting new skillsets as required by the business Exposure to working with global teams (both client & internal) would be a distinct advantage The agency is a platform agnostic agency; our key drive is to understand client needs and requirements before assessing different platforms and suggesting the ideal solution. As such you may be... 29 July 2016 16:04:52 +0000 Social Media Producer - Television - Kids Television - Contract (or FT Social Media Producer - Television - Kids Television - Contract (or FTC) 6 months THE COMPANY: A leading television network/broadcaster is looking for a Social Media Marketing Producer to join their Central London based marketing team. The broadcaster is a phenomenal brand, global, well known and the owner of an awesome portfolio of extremely popular television shows. THE JOB: Working alongside the Senior Social Media Producer this Social Media Marketing Producer will be responsible for planning social media content ideas around two very popular Childrens Television shows, one of which has been around for over 30 years-- I love this show! You will be responsible for Social Media planning, strategy and content with the aim of creating buzz among consumers, driving tune-in and promoting 3rd party products to drive sales. You will be responsible for this across all popular Social Media channels- Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, SnapChat, Pinterest. The Social Media Marketing Producer will work with my clients marketing and communications team to co-ordinate Social Media activity and liaise with broadcaster's social media teams form their global hubs to execute the delivery of this content. THE ROLE: To be successful in this role the Social Media Marketing candidate will have the following key responsibilities: Work with Senior Social & Digital Producer on tactical marketing activity around key storyline spikes for the drama series Liaise with Head of Digital to build relationships with social platforms to boost content and identify strategic new... 28 July 2016 17:05:52 +0000 Mid-weight Creative Team Mid-weight Creative Team Manchester Salaries negotiable   This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading and award winning Manchester agency.  It’s a really creative environment working on inspirational campaigns with colleagues at the top of their game.  They need an additional creative team and are very happy to put a talented pair of creatives together or hire a team well-versed in working together.  So if you’re conceptually strong and want to make a move please get in touch in confidence and we’ll tell you more. M7733 28 July 2016 16:04:32 +0000 Midweight Copywriter Midweight Copywriter Manchester £25-30k Leading independent agency based in South Manchester with a top Creative Director is looking for a talented Midweight Copywriter. This is an ideas role, not content creation, and you’ll be working across fully integrated campaigns from TV & Radio through Press Ads, DM and Digital, from concepts through to roll out and long copy.  Working closely with the CD across a range of B2C and B2B clients, you’ll work closely with a PR & Digital team to ensure consistency across all channels. They are looking for someone who can recognise a good idea and has a down to earth personality. You must have a minimum of 2 years’ experience in an integrated agency environment and be able to show strong ideas in your portfolio. M7769 28 July 2016 16:04:27 +0000 Digital Executive I am currently recruiting for an Award Winning Media Agency, they are looking for a Senior Digital Executive to deliver an outstanding paid social advertising service to clients across digital and mobile channels. As a Senior Digital Executive you will report into the Digital Associate Director. Key skills and requirements: * Experience in proactive campaign planning and delivery across key digital channels; Facebook, Instagram and Twitter * Ability to lead optimisation of paid social campaigns to deliver outstanding client performance * Experience in fully managing activity from set up and deployment to ongoing optimisation, budget control and post-campaign analysis * Accurate gathering and reporting of campaign data and providing clients with comprehensive and insightful analysis * Identification and resolution of technical issues impeding delivery or tracking of campaigns * Supporting new business pitches, including creation and presentation of channel-specific material * Responsibility for the management and development of more junior members of the team Recruitment Zone acting as an employment agency in regard to this advert. 28 July 2016 16:04:27 +0000 Strategic Planning Associate Director Our client, a leading and dynamic media agency are looking for a Strategic Planning Associate Director. We are looking for someone with an excellent background in media and someone is who is able to inspire and lead teams. Reporting directly into the Head of Strategic Planning (HoSP) you will be expected to deputise in their absence and support in maintaining effective client relationships. The following skills/experience would also be required: Excellent people management skills - able to manage relationships with clients and also input into new business pitches Understands the use of media tools and systems - able to understand terminology & concepts Able to get hands on in internal projects and add value where required Ability to turn client requirements into communications and media The ideal candidate will possess between 2 to 3 years in a similar role in the media industry and have direct experience and examples of when they have managed teams effectively. Recruitment Zone acting as an employment agency in regard to this advert. 27 July 2016 16:04:28 +0000 Graduate/Junior Artworker Graduate/Junior Artworker - Contract £9-10 per hour.   Have you recently graduated from university and looking for your first job, or if you've got 1 years' experience working in a similar role? If that's a yes, I have the perfect role for you. I am looking for a junior artworker to join a creative and very fun studio team that has exceptional exposure to some great household names. This will be initial 1-2 months contract which will likely extend. As junior artworker you will be working as part of the agency's dedicated and talented artwork studio team working across many of the agency's clients working collaboratively with the wider creative team from their new offices. You will work closely with the Studio Director on many projects as well as being mentored through the role. Key Skills: Relevant Degree Packaging experience Strong knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite including Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign. Excellent attention to detail and a good team player. Have a technical eye for detail, layout and an understanding of the print process. For further information on this exciting position please apply now! 27 July 2016 09:09:29 +0000 Account Manager: International B2B Agency Account Manager: International B2B agency in Altrincham, Cheshire Our client is an established Marketing Communications agency in Altrincham, Cheshire who are looking for an Account Manager / Senior Account Manager due to growth. The agency have an outstanding staff retention record on account of their investment in training and development, and creating a great work environment. Their client base consists of large global B2B businesses across a range of sectors. Typically working on a retained basis the agency develop effective international communications strategies for their clients and oversee the delivery of these across the world. Its a great agency to join for an Account Manager / Senior Account Manager looking to work on varied campaigns for huge international clients. The Account Manager / Senior Account Manager will be responsible for: Devising effective Marketing and Communications strategies for clients. Overseeing the delivery of campaigns, proof reading work from junior members of staff and ensuring is completed on time. Writing effective press releases, content and info pieces. Assisting with Exents and Design projects for clients on occasion. Reporting back to clients regularly on campaign effectiveness demonstrating particularly the successes of the Social Media campaigns. Managing two PR Account Executives. Applicants for the Account Manager / Senior Account Manager role must have experience of B2B Marketing communications, preferably gained within a Marketing agency. You will have excellent communication and written skills and the... 27 July 2016 01:01:42 +0000 Account Manager -Sales Representative Nutriculture UK Ltd is a manufacturer and wholesaler of hydroponic equipment. We are also pioneers of some of the industry's best known growing methods. We currently have a vacancy for an Account Manager. We believe this is an exciting opportunity for someone who has kicked off a career in sales and is now looking to take the next step. The job holder is expected to cover a territory that covers from the Midlands to the South (East and West). As such, applicants must understand that overnight stays will sometimes be required, but the company covers all reasonable expenses, ensuring that you do not have to suffer any financial detriment. A company vehicle (Transit van or equivalent) will be provided. The successful applicant will possess the following: · Excellent communication skills · The ability to retain detailed information on a diverse product range · Excellent analytical skills that will enable you to review sales information and turn it into account management activity · Basic knowledge of MS Office packages, especially Excel and Word · Excellent time management skills · A full, clean driving license Finally, as a company, we try our absolute utmost to support our staff in whatever capacity they fulfil. All we ask for in return is that you are hard-working, positive and proactive. If you think you have the requisite skills and attitude to do the job, then please send your CV, stating your salary expectations to 26 July 2016 16:04:56 +0000 Applications Support Analyst - Global Media Applications Support Analyst A unique opportunity has arisen for an Application Support Analyst with strong Windows, and Linux experience, to join one of the world's largest media agencies on a permanent basis. This role will sit within their fantastic offices in central London. The Application Support Analyst will be supporting, maintaining and evolving a mix of UK, EMEA and Global business applications, providing world class application services to a company who are global leaders within the media and advertising world. The Application Support Analyst will hold responsibilities that include some of the following: - Respond to support issues and service requests - Deliver projects on time and with a focus on quality, working with other technical teams and business stakeholders - Participate in the Service transition Process of bringing new applications into the support process - Contribute to the definition and management of the application support model and associated processes - Enhance performance of supported software and applications across the global organisation. The Application Support Analyst will be required to hold experience in the following: - Windows Server 2012 - IIS - Linux administration - Support of large scale application in a windows environment This company is one of the world's largest media agencies, with a huge portion of the world's media billings. They are also going through a period of rapid growth, with them over doubling their headcount in the coming few years. They currently have tens of thousands of employees globally, and... 22 July 2016 16:04:25 +0000 Social Media Manager - German Speaking (6 month Contract) We’re looking for a junior to midweight Social Media Manager to take a 6 month fixed term contract with a top creative agency to work on an exciting start-up brand which is part of a billion dollar global company. You’ll be responsible for managing the brand’s social media across multiple platforms both in the UK and Germany, as such it’s important you speak fluent English and German and have a good understanding of both countries social media landscapes and trends.   You will be supported by the creative agency, who will help with ideas, and creative executions for social. You will support the creative, PR, and sales team in promoting launch events through social media in the UK and Germany.  You should have strong experience in social media management, content creation and be able to build strong relationships with online influencers, bloggers, and able to build online traction for big creative ideas. You will be a strong writer, able to monitor and report on social media performance, and you’ll work in partnership with a media agency to enhance social presence through paid media. This is a role you’ll very much make for yourself. As such, it will evolve and change over time. Whilst it’s only a 6 month contract, if the role is successful it has the possibility to develop into a longer opportunity with career growth. 22 July 2016 15:03:54 +0000 Creative Team Creative Team (Copywriter and Art Director) Location: Central London Start Date: ASAP Salary: £40k - £55k (dep exp) My client is a leading creative agency who provide strategic and creative direction to our clients' brands, and work across all media channels and disciplines. The agency's clients include global brands within the Broadcasting, Film, FMCG, Technology and Beauty/Health industries. Their goal is to make brands active, bringing them to life in consumers' lives and are looking for like-minded souls. They are looking for a dynamic duo (copywriter and art director) who have 3 years previous experience and are interested in working on innovative campaigns covering AV, content, digital, social, PR and print. Overview of the role Responsible for high-level creative thinking, producing innovative ideas for integrated campaigns in line with internal briefs Creating ideas that can be used across various platforms to support campaigns Staying one-step ahead of competitors by researching current media trends Liaising with the Account Management team to discuss client requirements, gaining an understanding of the target audience and meeting with the Creative Director before ideas are presented to the client to confirm they are final and therefore suitable for presentation Carry out required research, collating information and imagery to help strengthen proposals Able to develop concepts, which adhere to any brand guidelines and restrictions Utilising a high level of skill across relevant design software packages (such as Photoshop,... 22 July 2016 12:12:59 +0000 Digital Business Development Manager Do you have some online media sales experience, ideally gained selling recruitment solutions to advertising agencies, recruitment consultancies and/or direct employers? Are you keen to work in an environment that's free from the shackles of corporate politics and red tape and where your ability will be recognised, encouraged and rewarded? Then this could be a really interesting opportunity for you to join a new start up job board in the education sector - There is huge scope here to develop the company into a globally recognised brand, while working with a young team of exceptionally bright, enthusiastic people in an energetic, well financed and fast-growing business. Although a relatively 'new kid on the block', we are already a hit. Indeed, more and more employers and education professionals are using The Educator as a one-stop shop to finding their future staff or their next career move. But, in order to keep the ball rolling, the sales drive needs to be taken to the next level - and, this is where you come in. The great thing about the role is that you'll very much be your own boss. That means once we have agreed and set realistic sales targets, you'll be relied upon to organise your workload and plan your days, rather than have us breathing down your neck in dictatorial fashion. Experience with the education sector would be great, but isn't as essential as your entrepreneurial approach, strong relationship building skills and confidence selling both face-to-face and over the phone. Hard working, highly motivated and committed to the bigger picture, you'll be... 21 July 2016 14:02:51 +0000 Copywriter A large and well established agency based in Manchester is looking for a Copywriter to join their team. You will be working alongside an Art Director on a variety of projects.  The successful candidate will be a very conceptual thinker who can generate ideas and copy and turn them into successful campaigns. You must be able to develop fitting tones-of-voice for new clients, as well as follow established ones for existing clients. Excellent communication skills are essential as you will be liaising closely with creative teams, clients and other departments within the agency. This is an amazing opportunity to work in a great environment at one of top agencies in Manchester. If you are interested in this role then please send your CV through to 21 July 2016 09:09:42 +0000 Copywriter - Junior to Midweight. Our client is a leading Manchester Advertising agency. We're on the hunt for a Copywriter to join their team and to be considered for this role, you should be an agency Copywriter with 1-4 years agency experience.  They're ideally looking for someone who is a bit more established but as there is a shortage of talent, they're happy to look at bright and motivated juniors who show a lot of potential.  We're looking for Advertising Copywriters - you'll be working closely in a team with an Art Director so you'll be working together coming up with concepts for client campaigns and following through with award winning creative work.  You will work through the line - everything from TV and radio through to digital and DM.  It is essential that you have creative agency experience and you'll have a Book to impress. The agency has a global network and is a well regarded agency with some superb clients.  Career progression is taken seriously and you will work in a very sociable environment.  To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian. 20 July 2016 02:02:22 +0000 Digital Advert Trafficker Role: Digital Advertising Trafficker Location: London Salary: £24k - £30k Job Type: Permanent My client, a global digital marketing agency, are looking for a highly experienced Ad Trafficker to join their dynamic team of digital marketing professionals at their offices in London. The successful candidate will have experience in an ad trafficker role and be able to demonstrate a solid understanding of web trafficking and use of a range of ad serving tools/software. This role will work primarily in their established Display channel; however there is scope to develop across their PPC and Affiliate channels, so this would suit a candidate who is keen to develop their digital skills further. An analytical mind, the ability to think strategically and problem solving skills are a must. You should have good documentation skills, demonstrate excellent attention to detail and possess the ability to converse well with others, providing consultation, support and feedback to clients and team members in a clear and understandable way. This is a great role for the right candidate, so if you meet all the criteria above the please APPLY TODAY! 19 July 2016 16:04:02 +0000 Content Writer Cheshire 24 hours per week over 4 days  – up to £28,000k pro rata An exciting opportunity has arisen for a part time Content Writer to join a great charity. The role will be extremely varied - you will support senior members of the marketing team, and working in a small team you will be responsible for writing the organisations internal and external communications, such as posters, email campaigns, case studies, brochures, direct mail campaigns and advertising, and making sure all the content from the brand and marketing team is proof read. You will have experience of content and/or copy writing for both online and offline channels and have the ability to write content for a wide range of styles to suit different audiences. You should have good organisation and communication skill with strong attention to detail.   18 July 2016 18:06:29 +0000 Junior Copywriter Well-established and fast-growing agency, with a reputation for intelligent and engaging branding, content and creativity, requires a creative copywriter, with already proven creative flair, to boost their already impressive team. You should, ideally, have 1-2 years’ agency experience, but what really counts is ability and potential. Whether it’s a brand campaign or internal project, you’ll be responsible for developing (and proofreading) copy in line with clients’ (and, of course, the agency’s) business objectives and should have a book that’s bursting with imaginative ideas and clear, concise copy. You’ll also be a team player who thrives under pressure and manages workloads effectively. This is undoubtedly a great springboard for an up-and-coming copywriter looking to develop their craft in a highly creative agency. To find out more, call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV to