The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 14 February 2017 16:04:57 +0000 Content Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150389/Content%2520Manager.html Content Manager - Manchester Agency Spring is looking for a creative, enthusiastic Content Manager to join its small Manchester-based team. SUMMARY OF THE ROLE You’ll need to be a forward-thinking specialist in all things content, with a range of skills that include developing brand and marketing stories for use across on and offline media, from websites and other digital platforms to PowerPoint presentations and training materials. The role leans towards the B2B sector with a range of clients in the construction and architectural sectors. However, some of our work is also with B2C (FMCG) clients, so you’ll need be comfortable managing a variety of content briefs. You’ll also be confident in delivering presentations to stakeholders at all levels and ensuring the agency is able to achieve buy-in across marketing and other teams. Great writing and storytelling should be at the heart of what you do and your attention to detail second to none. Working closely with a small design team and project manager, a key part of your role will also be supporting the Managing Director in developing content and communications to help drive the business. ESSENTIAL SKILLS Strong copywriting, editing and proofreading skills Proficiency with PowerPoint and other Office tools The ability to strategise and plan content and campaigns Pro-active with ability to prioritise and multi-task Self-motivated; able to systematically plan and organise workloads Capable of setting and meeting specific client objectives Understanding of audience behavior and emerging... 08 February 2017 18:06:41 +0000 Content Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/149933/Content%2520Manager.html A leading Digital Marketing Agency is currently looking for an experienced Content Manager to join their team in Manchester. This role would suit someone with a strong PR/Social background.   You will be responsible for developing and delivering content strategies for high profile clients in a range of sectors including retail and finance. Your responsibilities will also include building relationships with Journalists and Bloggers, being the main point of call for a select number of clients and creating monthly reports.     The ideal person will have a strong background in PR, Social Media or SEO and have experience delivering successful content and PR strategies. You will naturally be a proactive, outgoing and ambitious person with a genuine passion for content.     To be considered for this role you will need:     Strong background in PR, Social media or SEO Client facing experience Blogger Outreach experience Content writing skills       In return this established agency is offering the opportunity to make a true impact to their communications offering, a great working environment and a competitive remuneration package.   21 February 2017 12:12:35 +0000 Media manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150970/Media%2520manager.html I am recruiting on behalf of a fantastic client of mine based in Lincolnshire. Role responsibilities Monitor motivate and inspire staff within your department. Maintain and oversee the delivery of website projects working closely with our digital agency Constantly evaluate the website against the business objectives Manage and monitor daily all web content and social media activity, updating and rotating banners on a weekly basis liaising with design for new and fresh designs Create, develop and manage content for organisation's web presence and associated divisions (requires working with content management software). This includes the websites content look and feel, branding experience. Site features, information and functionality. Ensure business requirements related to site development are developed and communicate with the Web Master, developers and designers. Post various news to the appropriate platforms including Web and Social Media and identify which products should be disseminated to which networks.. Copy edit and proof read all web content Keep current with emerging web technologies through relevant blogs, listservs, and events. Assure web-based information is archived for future needs and reference. Track and report on all site metrics, performance and page views on a monthly basis Work cooperatively with key team members and clients Provide analytical support for the creation of information sharing policies and procedures. Apply new technology, media, interactive research and emerging standards related to digital media.... 21 February 2017 12:12:35 +0000 SEO Manager - Search Engine Optimization - SEO http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150976/SEO%2520Manager%2520-%2520Search%2520Engine%2520Optimization%2520-%2520SEO.html SEO Manager - Birmingham -.*UP TO £40,000* - Leading Media Business A high profile role for a SEO Manager in a leading household name who are currently building throughout Media and Analytics. Offering the opportunity to work for a company with real ambition and drive across the media FMCG sector. This Midlands based firm has a highly dependent salary package upon the right candidate with the experience and skills to push the company to new heights. Fast paced environment, forever evolving and highly respected business within the industry. You will have the license to implement your commercial strategy and voice commercial beliefs and solutions. My client is looking for the following - Responsibilities: - Planning and delivering advanced SEO analysis of data from specific sets - Developing processes for improved data capture to allow action to be taken across SEO - Providing insight which supports business migration to improved systems such as SEO - Delivery of multiple key insight/analytics projects across SEO Essential Skills Required: - Strong technical abilities SEO - Experience of Google Analytics - Previous work within SEO insights and relaying this insight to stakeholders - Qlikview or Tableau Desirable Skills: - Strong communication abilities, preferably speaking with senior stakeholders - Experience with Google Analytics - Working knowledge of social media analytics tools Qualifications: - Degree qualified with a 2:1 or above in a relevant field For more details please contact Munveer Jabbal at (see below) Parallel Consulting is a... 21 February 2017 12:12:35 +0000 Social Media Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150978/Social%2520Media%2520Manager.html Job Title: Social Media Manager Location: Tunbridge Wells Pay: £20,000-£40,000 Job Type: Permanent Company: Gold Group Ltd Job description Within the production & development team and in close coordination within your product team, you will be in charge of the product public face. Handling both announcements and support, you will be part of the communication campaign plans and would have to provide proper stats of their impacts. This is also a huge opportunity to have your say about the product development life cycle. Responsibilities Management of a number of social media platforms for our products. o Handling communication through Facebook, Twitter, website and email o Processing customer service queries & communicating with the brand's tone of voice. o Social Media Content Scheduling in coordination with the product team. Report ROI of social media actions. Report feature requests and weight of them. You Are an addict user of social media. Are familiar with the mechanisms used in social media brand communication. Have great communication skills. Adapt easily your communication to follow brand spirit and tunes. Wants to be part of successful communication campaigns Are well organised, a bit self-starter as well. Are able to show creativity and initiative. Job Title: Social Media Manager Location: Tunbridge Wells Pay: £20,000-£40,000 Job Type: Permanent Company: Gold Group Ltd This advert was posted by Gold Group - one of the UK's leading niche recruitment consultancies. We span a variety of specialist industries and are the recruitment company... 21 February 2017 12:12:35 +0000 Marketing Graphic Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150981/Marketing%2520Graphic%2520Designer.html My client is currently seeking a Graphic Designer to join their existing team in an exciting time of growth. This role has come into fruition due to the businesses continued success and rapid expansion and is a great opportunity to join a creative, fun and dynamic work environment. My client offers real progression promotes and career development from within. The purpose of the role: Deliver creative solutions for print, digital, internal communications and presentations. Produce captivating design will bring internal marketing to life. Asking the right questions to thoroughly understand the briefs Produce engaging materials that reflect the brand and support business objectives. Liaise with internal stakeholders and external suppliers, such as printers and creative agencies. Skills required: Adobe creative suite Photoshop and InDesign. An understanding of digital design for both web and email marketing and exposure or experience of HTML, CSS, JavaScript is an advantage. A great understanding of typography and composition. An exceptional eye with attention to detail. A brilliant communicator, you listen well and effectively build relationships with stakeholders within the business and externally. If you the above role sound like something you are capable of then please apply straight away. 21 February 2017 00:12:48 +0000 Media Telesales Executive - Part Time http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150919/Media%2520Telesales%2520Executive%2520-%2520Part%2520Time.html This is an opportunity for an enthusiastic telesales person looking to join a growing media sales company in Southport for a minimum of 15 hours per week (flexible). 4 family magazines produced but with another 2 planned for 2017. You do not have to have experience as training will be given, just a good phone manner and not afraid to speak to new people on the phone. Basic wage plus open ended commission structure. Realistic commissions of £100 per week plus. This is your chance to join a growing, exciting media company, that produces magazines that are distributed 100% to the family market. Get the Recruitment Genius Advantage today. As the UK's largest online recruitment advertising company placing more candidates than anyone else. 21 February 2017 00:12:47 +0000 Copywriter and Social Media Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150917/Copywriter%2520and%2520Social%2520Media%2520Executive.html This fully integrated digital marketing agency is looking to recruit a Copywriter and Social Media Executive. This role requires a person who is capable of influencing consumers by delivering a clear message in all mediums; whether it be for blog posts, social media, infographics, newsletter etc, as well as using your initiative to seek out new trends and effectively incorporate them into campaigns. Although your role will vary from day to day your main responsibilities will include: - Take ownership of content briefs and undertake all projects to a very high standard - Develop creative content strategies that are forward-thinking and SEO friendly - Demonstrate a clear understanding of campaign objectives and devise strategies to achieve them across both content and social - Bring forward creative ideas and concepts for projects - Manage multiple projects and clients, with the ability to switch from one to the other seamlessly - Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines - Oversees all company social media accounts management - Develops engaging, creative, innovative content for regularly scheduled posts, which enlighten audiences and promote brand-focused messages - Audits and analyses social media presences, including digital advertising costs and returns - Analyses social media campaigns with tracking systems to gather visitor data and determine efficacy and areas for social media campaign improvement - Monitors and develops reports on competitor activity within social media spaces Skills Required: - Significant experience in professional,... 17 February 2017 14:02:21 +0000 Junior Art Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150705/Junior%2520Art%2520Director.html Job Title: Junior Art Director Location: Leeds Salary: 18,000 - 21,000 You will be joining one of UK’s largest independent creative agencies. With offices in Leeds and London you will be based in Leeds and be part of a team of over 130 talented people. Our client work with some of the biggest and fastest moving businesses in the UK. They are now looking to develop and enhance their reputation by recruiting a Junior Art Director. As the Art Director you will be responsible for the concept, art direction and final designs of an extensive portfolio of projects from an enviable client list. You will have experience in both artwork and design across digital, print and branding. You will be involved in the whole process from the initial concept through to the execution. You will think conceptually and have the ability to take a complex brief and create the tone of voice. You will be confident at pitching your ideas to peers and clients and you will be adaptable when you may be asked to change your ideas to suit a client’s need. Essential Skills Experience in an Art Directing role Presentation skills Ideally experience within an advertising agency Work well under pressure and to tight deadlines What to do next If you would like to find out more then please get in touch to Nicola Stelfox at Better Placed on 0161 238 6700 or drop me a line at nicolastelfox@betterplaced.com 17 February 2017 14:02:21 +0000 Junior Copywriter http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150704/Junior%2520Copywriter.html Job Title: Junior Copywriter Location: Leeds Salary: 18,000 - 21,000 You will be joining one of UK’s largest independent creative agencies. With offices in Leeds and London you will be based in Leeds and be part of a team of over 130 talented people. Our client work with some of the biggest and fastest moving businesses in the UK. They are now looking to develop and enhance their reputation by recruiting a Junior Copywriter. You will be a natural problem solver and have exceptional creative writing skills, allowing you to interpret structure and deliver textual content with maximum impact. You will work along side brand strategists, researchers and creatives and report into the Creative Director. You will think conceptually and have the ability to take a complex brief and create the tone of voice. You will be confident at pitching your ideas to peers and clients and you will be adaptable when you may be asked to change your ideas to suit a client’s need. Essential Skills Experience in Copywriting role Presentation skills Ideally experience within an advertising agency Work well under pressure and to tight deadlines What to do next If you would like to find out more then please get in touch to Nicola Stelfox at Better Placed on 0161 238 6700 or drop me a line at nicolastelfox@betterplaced.com 17 February 2017 11:11:12 +0000 Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150638/Account%2520Manager.html The Account Manager should have experience within the B2B sector (with a minimum of few years) and will be expected to support Account Directors to help manage the client accounts and manage client teams. Skills and experience: Solid media relations skills and great relationships with corporate and trade journalists Creative and inspiring Media contacts and successful at pitching, sell-ins and performance. The ability to manage campaigns and newsrooms and effective delegation skills Great client relationship skills A strong mathematical capability for budgeting, costs and data analytics Proactive in researching PR opportunities Proficiency in the use of social media & digital analytics. Excellent written and verbal presentation skills A curiosity around digital & social media trends A team player, who is competent at helping junior colleagues progress in an effective & supportive manner Ability to deputise for your Editor A good eye for visual design and basic level visual asset creation for social media/infographics Good understanding of how content generation works across traditional and social platforms, with awareness of the latest creative campaigns that make an impact. My client is an independent agency who love energetic and ambitious candidates who can contribute strong ideas towards the business. The candidate will have a dynamic and creative approach whilst adopting an optimistic, supportive and fun attitude, adding to the overall culture and spirit of the agency. 16 February 2017 23:11:30 +0000 Senior Digital Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150629/Senior%2520Digital%2520Designer.html Senior Digital Designer I am currently looking for a Senior Digital Designer to work based in Bracknell for a 3 month rolling contract Must have 7 years + experience in Brand and digital design role(s) Proven knowledge of UI and excellent understanding of branding, including creating and extending brand identity systems into digital design language (portfolio examples of deliverables: graphic and motion/animation design) Examples of working on digital visual design within a large and established organisation for periods longer than six weeks Excellent Adobe Creative Suite skills in producing graphic and motion design a must Excellent written, visual and verbal communication skills, used to presenting and defending recommendations at all levels within an organisation Experience working closely with UX, technology and proposition development teams Please send an updated CV to be considered for the role! 16 February 2017 23:11:28 +0000 Social Media & Community Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150623/Social%2520Media%2520%26%2520Community%2520Executive.html 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... 16 February 2017 23:11:28 +0000 Media Sales Account Managers - Radio http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150624/Media%2520Sales%2520Account%2520Managers%2520-%2520Radio.html 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... 15 February 2017 23:11:34 +0000 Social Media Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150522/Social%2520Media%2520Executive.html This media company offers all you need to know about food and drink innovation and trends around the world and interprets them to help you improve your business. This company has 2 international leading publications. It also operates the industry's most established and respected awards schemes: the World Food Innovation Awards, World Dairy Innovation Awards and World Beverage Innovation Awards. The Social Media Executive will be responsible for effectively running all of their social media channels. The candidate will be responsible for creating and driving content on a range of platforms, to increase reach. The main aim is to effectively promote the overall brand and its products and services, through the given social media channels, alongside creating a strong strategy to be able to do so. The Social Media Executive will also support other marketing activities when required. Key Responsibilities: - Oversee all company social media account management. - Build and execute social media strategy through competitor research, platform determination, messaging and audience identification. - Generate, edit, publish and share daily content that is correct for each specific platform and builds meaningful connections and encourages community members to take action. - Create social media campaign calendars and campaigns. - Continuously improve, by capturing and analysing the appropriate social data/metrics, insights and best practices, and then acting on the information. - Increase engagement to all social media channels. - Collaborate with other departments to manage... 15 February 2017 23:11:34 +0000 Digital Designer -Client Side http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150524/Digital%2520Designer%2520-Client%2520Side.html Digital Designer -Client Side - £35,000-£38,000 - London THE COMPANY My client is looking to hire a Digital Designer due to continued growth within the business. They are a phenomenal business, with fantastic offices based in Central London. This role would be responsible for the creation of concepts, layouts, UI design and implementation for a range of the brands websites. This is an essential role in a process that supports end-to-end website creation, development of new concepts and platform enhancements. Interactive Designers should have a strong knowledge of current web technologies (HTML5/CSS3), a passion for graphic web design and development. THE ROLE Design, code, and build of new websites, web pages, responsive layouts and email templates. Develop and maintain the look and feel of the brands websites according to corporate identity and brand guidelines. Propose enhancements to existing website functionality and play an active role in the conceptual designs of new website features. Propose platform enhancements to development tools integral for business processes (CMS/Components/Frameworks)4 Work closely with product teams Competitor insight research YOU Proven professional experience in product and/or web design/development Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, etc) Advanced knowledge of current web-technologies including HTML(5) and CSS(3) An understanding and previous use of Flash Advanced knowledge of creating responsive web design layouts, and optimizing web content for mobile devices... 14 February 2017 16:04:39 +0000 Junior Creative Team http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150386/Junior%2520Creative%2520Team.html Job Title: Junior Creative Team Location: Leeds Salary: 18,000 - 21,000 You will be joining one of UK’s largest independent creative agencies. With offices in Leeds and London you will be based in Leeds and be part of a team of over 130 talented people. Our client work with some of the biggest and fastest moving businesses in the UK. They are now looking to develop and enhance their reputation by recruiting a Junior Creative Team. You will ideally be an existing team of a Copywriter and Art Director and you will have experience working across multiple channels both online and offline. You will both think conceptually and have the ability to take a complex brief and create the tone of voice. You will be confident presenters when pitching your ideas to peers and clients and you will be adaptable when you may be asked to change your ideas to suit a client’s need. Essential Skills Experience in Art Direction and Copywriting Presentation skills Ideally experience within an advertising agency Work well under pressure and to tight deadlines What to do next If you would like to find out more then please get in touch to Nicola Stelfox at Better Placed on 0161 238 6700 or drop me a line at nicolastelfox@betterplaced.com 06 February 2017 09:09:26 +0000 Content Manager - Liverpool http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/149645/Content%2520Manager%2520-%2520Liverpool.html Our client is a well established digital agency based in Liverpool. We're on the lookout for a Content Manager to join their team.  To be considered for this role, you should be a Content Manager with a min 3-5 years agency experience where you will be used to working across a number of different clients in different sectors.  You'll be client facing and will work closely with clients to establish their Content Strategy and then to deliver.  We're looking for someone who is a solid content writer with excellent grammar and sub-editing skills.  You will enjoy coming up with creative and innovative content ideas which will work alongside online and traditional PR, social media and outreach campaigns.  You'll write across a number of media - from web content to blogs, research articles and some email content too.  As Content Manager you'll be commercially focused and will have good digital skills across SEO and conversion marketing.  We're looking for someone who is reactive and able to react quickly to media and market opportunities and who is very ideas driven.   The agency has been established for nearly 10 years and has a roster of top blue chip clients.  To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP.