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20 February 2014 19:07:57 +0000Middleweight Creative Teamhttp://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/64828/Middleweight%2520Creative%2520Team.html Our client is an award winning integrated agency based in South Manchester. Following continued growth, they are seeking a talented Senior Creative team to join them. To be considered for this role, we are looking ideally for an established team who have a pedigree agency background. You'll work on a leading retail client and the work that the agency has done for this client has won lots of accolades and awards over the past two years so they're keen to continue delivering top quality innovative creative work for them. The recent campaigns have been through the line but have included some very high profile TV & Press campaigns. If you're a talented and established Senior Creative Team with leading agency experience and a Book full of exciting campaigns delivered for Retail & FMCG clients then we'd like to talk to you ASAP. Equally, if you're not a developed team, it's worth getting in touch as the client may be prepared to show some flexibility. 20 February 2014 19:07:57 +0000Middleweight Creative Teamhttp://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/64829/Middleweight%2520Creative%2520Team.html Our client is an award winning integrated agency based in South Manchester. Following continued growth, they are seeking a talented Senior Creative team to join them. To be considered for this role, we are looking ideally for an established team who have a pedigree agency background. You'll work on a leading retail client and the work that the agency has done for this client has won lots of accolades and awards over the past two years so they're keen to continue delivering top quality innovative creative work for them. The recent campaigns have been through the line but have included some very high profile TV & Press campaigns. If you're a talented and established Senior Creative Team with leading agency experience and a Book full of exciting campaigns delivered for Retail & FMCG clients then we'd like to talk to you ASAP. Equally, if you're not a developed team, it's worth getting in touch as the client may be prepared to show some flexibility. 14 February 2014 12:12:05 +0000Account Executivehttp://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/64279/Account%2520Executive.html Account Executive - 7142 C£23K This is an exciting opportunity to join a thriving communications agency in Cheshire. This is an agency with an excellent reputation for training, and is therefore a great place for you to learn and develop your skills. You will work within a team of account handlers providing support for experienced account managers, and should have excellent written and verbal communication skills in order to deal with clients and internal contacts. You should also have highly effective time management skills. You will need to be well organised, have good attention to detail and have some experience in a project management or account handling type role. If you are an enthusiastic and hard-working team player, looking to take the next step in account handling, we want to hear from you. 11 March 2014 12:12:05 +0000Communications Managerhttp://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/66261/Communications%2520Manager.htmlGreen Shoots Recruitment is handling an opportunity for Communications Manager covering, social media, print and online content to join a busy marketing team. Reporting to the Head of Marketing, this role offers a fantastic opportunity to be part of a successful business looking to develop their brands, media strategy and digital channels. Main Duties and Key Responsibilities: Person specification: * The ability to bring their propositions, marketing messages and promotions to life, while staying focused on their brand and the customer journey * Ability to quickly understand complex product offerings and communicate them in simple and sellable language true to our market place * Excellent creative writing and copy writing skills * Proven experience on writing blogs using WordPress * Have a proven knowledge and experience of social media and online campaigns through Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, Google+ etc. * Ability to create engaging multimedia campaigns * Develop a solid understanding of their Brand, products, event objectives and the target audience * Knowledge of Word, Excel and Outlook expected. * A motivated person with the ability to prioritise and organise their own workload able to work closely with all members of the marketing team * Proven experience and knowledge of other marketing roles would be a benefit to this role Other: * Aid the Head of Marketing in looking to continual improve the messages to their customers and the wording and usability of our websites * Supporting and helping the Head of Marketing to develop a...11 March 2014 11:11:30 +0000Copywriterhttp://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/66254/Copywriter.html This exciting new role has been created within the Creative Solutions department of D C Thomson’s Publishing division which covers magazines, newspapers and digital. The copywriter will be required to work across all parts of the business and provide copywriting support for both internal and external campaigns. Creative Solutions supports a wide range of clients and the copywriter will work alongside a team of seven designers to provide best in class creative for clients from within our business. This will range from house ads for our Enterprise and Subscription department, through to wide ranging direct mail campaigns for our brands, to online campaigns. The key responsibilities of this role will include: · Taking briefs on the client's core message and target audience · Brainstorming visual and copy ideas with other members of the creative team · Writing and presenting a few options to clients · Modifying copy until the client is satisfied · Overseeing the production phase · Ensuring all the content being advertised is truthful and complies with codes of advertising practice. The successful candidate will have a demonstrable interest in commerce, popular culture, and new advertising trends and...11 March 2014 11:11:21 +0000Production Engineer: Digital Video/Audio: Broadcast: Leading Entertainhttp://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/66241/Production%2520Engineer%3A%2520Digital%2520Video%2FAudio%3A.html Production Engineer: Digital Video/Audio: Broadcast: Leading Entertainment Co. Global Leader within the Music Digital Solutions & Entertainment Sectors with a key focus on Digital on-line Music Supply Chain and Distribution Channels, has an exciting opportunity for a Production Engineer to join their Video Supply Chain New Media Solutions Department. Responsibilities: Manage existing technological infrastructure to ensure on-time delivery of content Troubleshoot issues across a variety of video, audio and metadata applications Act as point of escalation for related technical issues both internally and externally Provide technical expertise in digital broadcast deliverables (video, audio, subtitle and metadata file formats) Liaise with internal technology stakeholders to ensure best practise and provide training where necessary Drive efficiencies in operational/technical workflows Maintain a positive team relationship through both written and verbal communication. You must have: Media production and/or distribution experience Degree in media or computer science/other related schooling preferred Must be technically literate with a strong understanding of video and audio terminology. Strong familiarity with Mac and Windows OS and networking, Linux and command line Workflow management QC tools and Transcode tools We believe in equality of opportunity for all job applicants regardless of gender, marital status, race, colour, nationality, ethnic origin, creed or religion, disability, sexual orientation or age. Specialising...11 March 2014 09:09:56 +0000Artworker - Project Managerhttp://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/66229/Artworker%2520-%2520Project%2520Manager.html My client is an established sign and interior design company in South West London working in the retail, theatre and exhibition markets and are looking for a highly motivated artworker/project manager to join our team. The successful candidate will be someone who can liaise with both senior management and the end client, taking briefs and applying corporate guidelines. They will need to be able to create visuals and layouts then final artwork and manufacturing instructions for the production process. Key Responsibilities of the role include: Creating designs, layouts and visuals with an understanding of how they will turn into finished products. Liaising with senior managers as well as customers. Interpreting the client's needs and developing a concept to suit their purpose Manage their own projects from brief to installation. Candidate Requirements: Full Adobe Creative Suite knowledge, especially Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, etc.. Highest level of accuracy and attention to detail. Thinking creatively to produce new ideas and concepts Be able to follow in house product creation and manufacturing process. Professional approach to time, costs and deadlines. Good communication skills and the ability to work as part of the team Excellent written and spoken English. Experience in using production management software such as Filemaker helpful but not essential. 10 March 2014 11:11:01 +0000B2B Digital & Social Consultanthttp://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/66178/B2B%2520Digital%2520%26%2520Social%2520Consultant.html This role offers an exciting opportunity to implement our B2B digital & social plans, as we develop our B2B content marketing capability at pace. Reporting to the Senior B2B Content Manager, and working closely with the B2B Digital and Social Manager, you'll get involved in developing our adviser website (A4A), publishing and managing content on A4A and social platforms; video recording and editing capability; and even implementing campaigns. You'll also use analytics monitoring tools to monitor and report on results; provide insight on identified audiences; identify low cost leads for distribution; identify content opportunities; implement ideas; develop best practice and ensure content is compelling, fresh and achieving impact and stand-out in the market. As a creative, innovative, ambassador for the brand and its values, you'll seek and scope out new digital technologies that drive traffic to our website and engage the intermediary. If you have the determination to make a real difference, the motivation for change and the skills we need, this could be for you! Key responsibilities: - Publishing content on social media platforms and/or our aviva-for-advisers website using a Content Management System - Engaging in social listening and research. Using this insight to inform plans, whilst sharing best practice with the wider team - Ensuring alignment of plans and campaigns to brand guidelines. Working with and engaging with members of the wider B2B and B2C marketing teams as necessary - Ensuring campaigns match requirements budgets and are monitored...10 March 2014 08:08:42 +0000Digital Project Manager/Digital Account Manager: Leading Oil & Gas Comhttp://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/66162/Digital%2520Project%2520Manager%2FDigital%2520Account%2520Manager%3A.html Digital Project Manager/Digital Account Manager : Leading Oil & Gas Company World Leading Global Oil Company has an exciting opportunity for a Production Digital Project Manager with strong experience with Web, Social Media, Digital and Campaign based projects and consultancy roles to work for a Leading Oil & Gas Company to join their Production Project team. You Need: Strong Digital Agency background A passion for Digital and Service Delivery Marketing & Communications experience Social Media/Digital/Campaign Management Web Applications, Content Management, UI Design Multi-Channel, Social Media, Video, Digital, Photo & Event based Duties: Day to day management of small to medium sized projects Liaison with internal teams and external agencies to understand project needs Initiation of new projects with stakeholder management throughout Delivery through the full project life cycle Agile and PrinceII methodology The production project team play a key role in supporting the communications and marketing strategies. You will be helping to deliver a multitude of cross media projects include campaign visualisation and conceptual design, print, e-publishing, web, mobile and digital media 3D and 4D. This is an excellent opportunity to become an integral part of this high profile team, ideally using your Digital Agency background and really pushing forward with your passion for Digital. Current projects include 13 new 3D training animations delivered through a completely new UI where is there is an aspect of Marketing and...07 March 2014 17:05:32 +0000PR Managerhttp://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/66130/PR%2520Manager.htmlPR professional looking for an exciting new challenge? We have a rare opportunity for an experienced individual to join an ambitious Full Service Agency and take the lead with their PR offering. Responsible for managing all aspects of the company’s PR, Social Media and Channel Monitoring services you’ll have a large task on your hands, but a very rewarding on. Manager and mentor to a small team you’ll ensure that consistently high levels of client satisfaction, quality of service and staff retention are achieved in parallel with the company’s commercial objectives. To be considered it goes without saying that you’ll have exceptional PR skills and a solid grasp of the digital/pr/social landscape that has evolved in recent years. It could be that you're a proven Account Director, or talented Senior Account Manager who's ready to make the step up but can’t find it in their current agency. Sound familiar? If you want to be proactive rather than reactive, hands-on and are willing to get really stuck in as the agency grows then this is the role for you. To find out more about this opportunity send your CV over today. 07 March 2014 14:02:33 +0000Creative Design Leadhttp://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/66094/Creative%2520Design%2520Lead.html Our client is one of the biggest fashion retailers in the country, with nearly 600 UK stores and over 50 international outlets. Their ranges are updated weekly in store and daily online. They offer the shopping experience customers clearly love - a jersey top is sold every two seconds and they have won numerous awards for their collections. Within their creative studio they are looking to recruit a Creative Lead who will report into the Creative Director. Working closely with the Creative Director you will deliver the brands creative vision. Taking the initial brief, create a concept and develop and articulate the vision right through to delivery. This is a great opportunity for an experienced Senior Creative to work across all mediums to include TV, Print, Digital and advertising campaigns. Look books, In-store POS, Art Direction photo campaigns and brand marketing communications. You will have a passion for fashion (cheesy I know) be a great motivator and people person. Skills & Experience: Individual who possesses strong creative and visioning skills Ability to pro-actively take a brief and develop creative and commercially viable solutions (which are often beyond expectations) Ability to challenge and influence at a senior level the direction of the brand, bringing ideas, inspiration and creative thinking Strong visualisation skills Strong presentation skills Inspired creative conceptual skills/mood boards/sketches Art direction on photographic, video and TV shoots Creative management experience Experience of working in a fast paced...07 March 2014 14:02:37 +0000Creative Copywriter/Content Marketing (Copywriter/Online PR/SEO)http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/66090/Creative%2520Copywriter%2FContent%2520Marketing.html Working alongside our Content Marketing Manager and SEO team, you will be a creative copywriter capable of producing high quality and social media friendly articles, stories, blogs and general content as part of our content marketing campaigns. This role is suitable for those with perhaps a journalistic background (degree/job) and certainly a gift for creating interesting stories on a daily basis that will draw interest from their audience, good enough to illicit a good response (share, like, link etc). You should be organised, creative and have excellent written English and copywriting skills. You will be guided by the Content Marketing Manager and Head of SEO in terms of content ideas and style, but you will be expected to work hard to produce high quality, informative and interesting content. Your skills should include: • Word Processing (Word)/WordPress • Organisation • Creativity • Understanding of SEO/Google (preferred) • Understanding of social media (preferred) • Excellent writing skills. 07 March 2014 09:09:38 +0000Digital Manager - CMS - Traffic Generationhttp://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/66038/Digital%2520Manager%2520-%2520CMS%2520-%2520Traffic%2520Generation.html Digital Manager- Berkshire A great opportunity for digital manager to join a trusted, leading global provider of mobility solutions who are considered one of the world's top brands for customer loyalty. The digital area is going through significant change and investment in redesigning and this role will be responsible for the implementation within the central region using CMS - Magnolia and all digital sales and marketing activities. Essential Skills: Strong knowledge of digital marketing strategy, technologies and innovations Proven experience in strategic planning and development of online marketing campaigns Experienced team manager Experience in content management and using a CMS Experience of an analytics package is essential German speaker To apply or for more information please send your CV or call Tom. 06 March 2014 16:04:12 +0000GOOGLE ADWORDS SENIOR PPC MANAGERhttp://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/66013/GOOGLE%2520ADWORDS%2520SENIOR%2520PPC%2520MANAGER.htmlOur Client is leading Internet Marketing Agency. An exciting and immediate opportunity has opened up in their rapidly expanding Bristol office and they are looking for an experienced and ambitious Paid Search Senior Account Manager with agency experience to join their team for an immediate or ASAP start. Proven hands-on experience of implementing and managing Paid Search campaigns and ability to manage a small team are essential requirements for this role. The role will involve: • Client facing work • Managing a small team • Site audits and recommendations • Keyword research • Ad copy creation • Bid management • Client competitor analysis • Strategy development & testing • Identifying new opportunities for campaign growth • Analysis of post click behaviour • Client budgetary control • Making recommendations for improved performance Candidate Requirements: You need to: • Have at least 3 years previous experience working in PPC, agency side • Have taken or be ready to take the Adwords Professional Exam. • Have good understanding of Google Analytics. • Understand how post click reporting can be used to complement PPC. • Have great communication skills, both written, verbal and presentation. • Have great client facing skills. • Be highly analytical. • Have a strong commercial sense, with a focus on return on investment. • Be highly motivated. 06 March 2014 16:04:11 +0000SALES EXECUTIVE - SEO, PPC, Digital Marketinghttp://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/66012/SALES%2520EXECUTIVE%2520-%2520SEO%2C%2520PPC%2C%2520Digital%2520Marketing.htmlSALES EXECUTIVE - SEO, PPC, Digital Marketing in Bristol Job Description Our Client is leading Internet Marketing Agency. An exciting and immediate opportunity has opened up in their rapidly expanding Bristol office and they are looking for an experienced BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER to join their team for an immediate or ASAP start. You will be working day to day with and reporting directly to the Executive Chairman and Sales Director, performing a variety of functions, including but not limited to: • Involvement in the designing the overall sales strategy around reseller, white label and retail SEO and PPC • Maintaining and developing existing relationships, pitching and increasing business with retail prospects and digital marketing agencies by phone and occassionally in person • Researching, contacting and developing relationships with, pitching and securing business from potential new retails prospects and digital marketing agencies by phone and occassionally in person • Putting together sales proposals • Recommending to and liaising with technical teams to carry out projects, audits, and all technical work for partners • Represent us at exhibitions Candidate Requirements: Essential skills: • Experience in selling digital marketing, preferably but not essentially SEO or link building or PPC • The ability to build relationships with retail prospects and digital marketing agencies of all sizes • An understanding of SEO, PPC and link building • Business development skills • The ability to discuss technical concepts with colleagues & clients...06 March 2014 08:08:36 +0000Senior Product Lead- Non Technical, Digital, Advertising, P&L Central http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/65951/Senior%2520Product%2520Lead-%2520Non%2520Technical%2C%2520Digital%2C.html Senior Product Lead- Non Technical for a large online marketing and advertising company based in London paying a salary of £55-65k The Senior Product Lead is responsible for ensuring that my clients digital product portfolio meets the needs of its customers. They will ensure by collaborating with internal teams in all areas of the business that they support the delivery of the product to maximise sales. They will proactively look for all opportunities to promote their product and support the Commercial team in maximizing revenue. They are the go to source of product and market knowledge The Senior Product Lead is also responsible for identifying new digital opportunities and future revenue streams within OOH and collaborate across my client and other business units where relevant to translate these opportunities into new product lines and revenue streams. Key Responsibilities of the Position Use of product knowledge to drive business value Possess a deep understanding of their relevant product and use this knowledge to support maximisation of revenue. Serve as internal advocate for relevant product, promoting it as a potential solution to client needs Monitor product performance and make recommendations to Sales Leadership team to improve revenue performance Keep track of sales meetings and activities related to the product which are underway Support Agency Account Managers in meetings with agencies and clients where requested Inform and educate members of Product Marketing and others, on relevant products features advantages and benefits Work...24 February 2014 18:06:04 +0000Senior PR Account Managerhttp://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/65063/Senior%2520PR%2520Account%2520Manager.htmlAward winning Worcester based agency is looking for Senior PR AM to join their team. As a proven PR professional you will have a solid agency track record in all aspects of communications. With excellent writing skills, you’ll be comfortable bringing the most technical data to life through creative and engaging copy. You’ll be an idea person too, generating creative campaign ideas to help grow your client’s brand. The agency is growing at a fast rate and is therefore looking for entrepreneurial characters who, like the agency, are keen to progress and grow. They have an excellent consultative approach to their clients, always putting client needs above their own – a very professional and successful team! You will be working across an impressive portfolio of clients interacting at all level so you need to demonstrate an ability to multitask and stay cool under pressure Not only an excellent agency, they are a brilliant employer giving everyone training and development to facilitate a long term career within the agency. The agency is looking to interview quickly so if you would like to find out more, please get in touch straight away by sending over your CV. 20 February 2014 15:03:35 +0000PR Account Managerhttp://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/64803/PR%2520Account%2520Manager.htmlFantastic opportunity to join a leading Birmingham based PR agency! The role is working across a very broad mix of b2b accounts. You’ll need agency experience and exposure to trade accounts although if you have a mix of b2c & b2b, that’s ok too as long as you’re happy to work exclusively on b2b. These days a strong PR account handler is expected to do a lot more than your traditional press office function, you must be able to encompass off and online, understand how to generate engaging content and use social to show real results to your clients. You’ll be able to spot opportunities, suggest campaigns and organically grow accounts by producing results clients can’t say no to! As an agency you won’t find a better balance of career development, friendly team and juicy accounts. Please email your CV for a confidential chat and to be considered. 18 February 2014 12:12:39 +0000PR Account Executivehttp://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/64549/PR%2520Account%2520Executive.htmlThis superb integrated agency is urgently looking for a top notch PR Account Executive to work across large consumer accounts and events. To be in with a shout it's absolutely essential that you have a proven background working in an agency that it be through several internships or perhaps you’re in a full time agency role looking for that all important second job! The role is a mix of off and online PR so you’ll need impeccable writing skills, ability to sell in stories to a broad mix of media but also have some social media experience. You’d work on accounts across all parts of the agency so covering events, leisure and 3rd sector. They’re not worried about sector experience, it’s more about the fundamentals skills. Personality fit is very important for them too, they might work hard but it’s a very relaxed and vibrant office. So it’s about passion and having the confidence to voice creative ideas around the office. If this sounds like you then email your CV over for immediate consideration. 13 February 2014 13:01:39 +0000Freelance Art Director and Copywriter Teamhttp://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/64195/Freelance%2520Art%2520Director%2520and%2520Copywriter%2520Team.html We are currently looking for talented freelance Art Director and Copywriter teams with at least 3 years industry experience for freelance bookings across the Northwest. If you are an Art Director and Copywriter team looking to expand on your freelance portfolio and to work for some great clients on a range of exciting projects then this could be the opportunity to do so. Desired Skills - 4+ years industry experience working as a team. - Highly conceptual and able to come up with solutions to whatever is thrown at you. - Evidence of working on big advertising campaigns. - Able to work in sometimes high pressured and fast paced environments. - A proven track record of working with Blue Chip clients. Rate banding If you are set up as a limited company or if you are a sole trader who would be paid through our PAYE payment structure. Freelancers set up as a limited company would be looking at up to £33 each per hour. Freelancers being paid through our PAYE payment structure would be looking at up to £26 per hour each plus statutory holiday pay. For those of you thinking of applying who don't really know the advantages of working as a freelancer through an agency like Orchard I would like to mention a couple of key points. For every booking you do through Orchard, you will be paid the week following the assignment. Another great advantage is that we carry the burden when it comes to collecting payment from the client and you get paid even if we don't. If you have any questions please contact our freelance team on 0161 455 0055.