The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 31 July 2015 14:02:28 +0000 Freelance eCommerce Photographers http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100966/Freelance%2520eCommerce%2520Photographers.html Footasylum have immediate vacancies for experienced and gifted freelance studio photographers with experience in the fashion sector. The role will include model, mannequin, styled still and cut-photography. Photographers with experience of social media photography would be warmly welcome. The role will be based at Footasylum's new built studio in Heywood, Greater Manchester. Car ownership to reach the site is a necessity. Please send day rate Information, availability, CVs and relevant portfolios.  30 July 2015 14:02:59 +0000 eCommerce Retouchers http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100810/eCommerce%2520Retouchers.html Footasylum ecommerce photography studio is looking to add to its bank of highly skilled permanent and freelance retouchers. A brilliant eye for detail and highly developed retouch skills are required for this incredibly busy and growing team.  30 July 2015 14:02:19 +0000 Creative Artworkers http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100809/Creative%2520Artworkers.html Footasylum is in need of an artworking genius with experience in retail schematics to aid the delivery of all its retail and campaign creation needs. The brand is looking for someone with a great eye for detail and experience in print and online. 30 July 2015 13:01:49 +0000 Graphic Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100805/Graphic%2520Designer.html Footasylum is looking to add to its team of sneaker-addicted graphic designers. Experience in the retail sector is preferred but don’t apply unless you are infatuated by world street culture, contemporary design and searching for the new. The brand expects a high-level of competence in all areas of graphic design and is especially interested in those sneak-freaks with 3D skills.   30 July 2015 13:01:13 +0000 Senior Creative http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100804/Senior%2520Creative.html Footasylum creative team is growing and the brand is looking for experienced seniors to lead the concept and completion process as well as oversee creative studio traffic. Experience in retail is expected and a deep knowledge and passion for street culture a must. A background in presenting ideas to a high level and managing a diverse team of creatives is preferred as well as knowledge of print procurement. 27 July 2015 12:12:50 +0000 Design Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100497/Design%2520Director.html Design Director Manchester This is an excellent opportunity for to join a Manchester-based design and marketing agency with a track record in providing strategically-focussed design that delivers real results. They are looking for an experienced Design Director to help drive and elevate the creative output of the design team, both by the quality of their own creative work and their ability to shape and nurture the creative ideas of the team. You will be working closely with the Creative Director and be involved in hands-on with the creation and development of brand and design solutions, pro-actively developing and managing projects to a planned budget and high standard, overseeing all aspects of the design process from concept to completion and ensuring that the creative output matches the client's brief and company’s standards delivering complete client satisfaction. As a senior member of the team you will be a main focal point for the agency, attending client meetings and fostering strong relationships with client companies. You will input into the strategic direction of the team and will also be responsible for influencing and motivating the Design Team, encouraging them to strive for improvement and be committed to their development within the company.   You will need a track record in understanding, developing and implementing brands and a creative skill set that includes a use of a wide range of media, particularly in the digital/interactive realm. You will need to be a naturally innovative strategic thinker and be highly self motivated, with... 23 July 2015 09:09:40 +0000 Mid Weight Designers http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100087/Mid%2520Weight%2520Designers.html The role As a Mid Weight Designer you will: Be an exceptional, highly creative graphic designer with an eye for detail and a passion for design. Be a conceptual thinker with a portfolio that demonstrates creativity and effectiveness. Be a great all rounder, as comfortable creating brand guidelines and reports as creative concepts and illustrations. Have an excellent knowledge of Indesign, Illustrator and Photoshop. Be able to deliver design jobs efficiently to budget and timetable. Be able to communicate and present your work effectively to clients and our account team. Be comfortable either working on your own or as part of a team. The person Our policy is to only recruit candidates who add more to our company than we already have. As a minimum, you must meet the following criteria: A first class graphic designer with 2+ years experience. A varied portfolio including packaging, brand identity and retail design (illustration experience would be a bonus). Ability to progress your working scamps to presentation quality marker visuals is essential. A clear commercial focus and a strong understanding of our clients businesses. Very intelligent, no bullshit, ambitious and proactive. 20 July 2015 11:11:38 +0000 Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/99775/Designer.html Designer   Think creates award-winning print and digital content for a range of clients including Historic Scotland, Royal Society of Biology, Royal Photographic Society and the National Trust for Scotland.   A vacancy has arisen within the team for a designer working primarily on magazine content. This is vital role in our busy in-house design studio, working on magazine layouts, brochures and online graphics, creating both editorial and advertising layouts for the broad range of titles within the Think portfolio. You will be creative, conscientious and able to remain calm under pressure.   You should be able to work as part of a team, problem solve efficiently and effectively and above all be able to multi-task.   It is essential that you have advanced knowledge of Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator in a Mac environment. The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years’ design experience in a publishing setting.   Salary £20,000 – £27,000 DOE   Send you CV and examples of recent work to: John  Innes 0794 1717443 John.innes@thinkpublishing.co.uk @thinkjohninnes   www.thinkpublishing.co.uk   17 July 2015 16:04:38 +0000 Client Services Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/99686/Client%2520Services%2520Executive.html About RBL RBL is a brand-led, creative agency providing the perfect balance between strategy, creativity and delivery. We create powerful brands for ambitious businesses and bring brands to life through creative communications that change the way that people think, feel and act. Diverse clients including FTSE 100 companies, elite sports teams, global challengers, entrepreneurial players and social enterprises choose to collaborate with us. What we do helps businesses to grow and creates long-term value. Based in Leamington Spa, we are looking for a Client Services Executive to join our team.  Find out more at rbl-brandagency.com   Background Since 2012, the agency has grown considerably and has acquired a diverse client base, serviced by a team of 4 designers and 3 client services specialists. We have an ambitious plan for the future that will see us execute strategic brand-led programmes for key clients that include: Volkswagen Group, Lockton, Severn Trent Water, Team Sky and a host of medium sized, entrepreneurial players. We operate from a purpose designed, open-plan studio in the centre of Leamington Spa, just over an hour from London by train with great connectivity to the rest of the country.   The Future With the essential infrastructure in place - a close-knit team, a strong client base, a proven strategic branding model, high-quality premises and excellent facilities - the agency is targeting success on a number of different fronts: great clients results, outstanding creative work, rewarding agency culture and superior... 17 July 2015 11:11:16 +0000 HIghtly Creative Designer - Hampshire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/99637/HIghtly%2520Creative%2520Designer%2520-%2520Hampshire.html Can your Portolio make the Creative Director say "WOW - I WISH I'D THOUGHT OF THAT!" ?? An exciting position is available for a highly creative Graphic Designer with true flair and creativity within the studio of a multi award winning advertising agency based in Hampshire that work with major Pharmaceutical & Healthcare clients. This agency benefits from being part of an agency group with offices in New York and many other countries around the world. Successful and ambitious, they work at the forefront of pharmaceutical and medical advertising, promotion and education (both traditionally and digitally). They have a great studio environment to work in, with a highly professional but warm and friendly atmosphere. They would be very interested to hear from applicants with at least 2 to 3 years’ experience that might fit the following description: The ability to bring flair and bucket-loads of creativity to everything you do – from ongoing brand work to completely new campaigns and pitch presentations. This role covers print and digital, so the ability to think and create design work across both media is essential. Experience of producing artwork for print would be very helpful. A massive talent with Illustrator and Photoshop - InDesign a must. Experience with programs like Cinema 4D would be an advantage. Also: •    Energetic and versatile with a can-do attitude •    Good inter-personal skills •    Intelligent, focused, professional and very creative!!... 16 July 2015 18:06:18 +0000 Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/99574/Designer.html Extraordinary opportunity for a talented Designer to be involved with both client-side and agency life in a very unique role! This award winning agency produce game-changing creative ideas within their sector so to be considered your portfolio must demonstrate remarkable conceptual thinking. But it’s not just about the concepts – it’s a hands-on role so you’ll need to be as comfortable coming up with a concept, as you are seeing this through to final design and artwork. You’ll need to be an exceptional creative thinker with a keen eye for detail. You will also be required to get involved in marketing projects that require a broader range of skills, such as database management, website updates via CMS, App development and statistical reporting – you must be willing to roll your sleeves up and get stuck in with any task at hand. It goes without saying that you’ll be fully conversant with Adobe Creative Suite, Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop in particular - plus Quark, although this isn't essential. It’s important that you can demonstrate experience with digital, print work and a proven background in a similar role. Above all, you must have an obvious passion for design that really stands out! If this sounds like the perfect fit for you then don’t delay, get your CV to us today! 14 July 2015 12:12:18 +0000 Retoucher - Creative Agency, Birmingham http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/99272/Retoucher%2520-%2520Creative%2520Agency%2C%2520Birmingham.html Expert Retoucher needed to join this vibrant Creative Studio in Birmingham and help to ensure that they maintain their reputation for first class creative. As Retoucher you’ll support the digital workflow and work closely with the QA team to ensure that all photographic imagery, whether on the website or in printed materials is at optimum standard and any discrepancy is fixed and updated as needed.  With your advanced knowledge of photoshoot processes, image manipulation and colour correction, you’ll quickly become to go to expert within the agency.  You’ll oversee quality control of images and approve and upload digital and photographic assets that represent your clients brand to be the very best in the market.  To be successful you’ll need to have a minimum of 3-5 years professional retouching experience within an agency, print or prepress environment. You’ll have keen attention to detail and a solid understanding of photography and light. You’ll also be an expert user of Adobe Creative Suite 6, including smart objects and non-destructive editing and essential that you are a confident user of Wacom Board/ Pen. On offer a salary of between £35,000 to £45,000, depending on the experience you can bring to the table and generous holiday allowance and pension. We need a Retoucher who is at the very top of their game, so if you have what we are looking for then get in touch with your CV and portfolio – we’d love to hear from you! 10 July 2015 14:02:12 +0000 Middleweight Graphic Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/99042/Middleweight%2520Graphic%2520Designer.html Overview If you’re a talented designer with lots of ideas and a bit of experience under your belt, here’s your opportunity to join a successful agency with over 25 years experience and a portfolio of exciting clients. Our agency enjoys a great studio atmosphere with designers able to work across a range of disciplines, including creative concepts, illustration, typography and copywriting. We expect you to be versatile, self-motivated and - of course - have a good sense of humour! We’re looking for someone who Has a minimum of 3 years agency experience Is confident working in both print-based and digital design Knows Adobe Creative Suite like the back of their hand Has strong communication skills Can interpret design briefs and create original concepts Has a keen eye for detail and can prepare artwork for print – brochures, leaflets, exhibition graphics and advertising Enjoys working across a wide spectrum of accounts Works well as part of a team in a busy studio Meets tight deadlines and can move easily between projects Can work in Microsoft Office even though you wish you couldn’t This is a great opportunity to join a fantastic, progressive agency and be part of some exciting projects. Up to the challenge? To apply for this position, please send your CV (stating your current salary) and portfolio to shane@m360.co.uk. 07 July 2015 10:10:13 +0000 Customer Experience Design Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/98702/Customer%2520Experience%2520Design%2520Executive.html Experience Design Executive British Airways Heathrow, West London Competitive salary   An iconic global brand that recently won both the UK’s Consumer and Business Superbrand - British Airways is a place where creating customer experiences that bring customers back again and again is vital. So, if you're ready to support the definition of a vision and strategy for the BA customer experience across all journey touch points, you’re in the right place.   Joining our Customer Directorate, you’ll bring change to the future customer experience and support the commercial case for new products and services that drive brand differentiation and business performance. Along the way, you’ll manage a range of customer experience development projects across short, mid and long-term innovation up to specification definition and business case approval.   We’ll rely on you to acquire and summarise information/intelligence (customer, market, technology, economic factors, etc.) through a variety of sources to stimulate ideas and develop insight. Mapping design of the end-to-end customer experience; specifying, developing and testing conceptual prototypes that bring ideas to life and directing development of design work with agencies – all are aspects of this challenging role.   As well as knowing what’s involved in getting from initial insights through to a fully specified proposition, you have a sound understanding of marketing built up through academic studies and/or practical experience. You're also... 07 July 2015 10:10:58 +0000 Customer Experience Design Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/98699/Customer%2520Experience%2520Design%2520Manager.html Experience Design Manager British Airways Heathrow, West London Competitive salary   Experience creates memories, and this role is all about creating great ones that will keep bringing customers back to British Airways - an iconic global brand and winner of Superbrands 2015, number 1 in both Consumer and Business Superbrand. So, if you’re ready to define the vision and strategy for the BA customer experience journey across all journey touchpoints and create and lead an innovation programme to deliver that vision, read on.   A key member of our Customer Directorate, you’ll be responsible for a new product and service development portfolio that will drive brand differentiation and business performance. You’ll also lead the cross-functional innovation process up to specification definition, develop the specification for new product/service propositions and build business cases that have buy-in from all key stakeholders.   Gathering, synthesising and interpreting insight – customer research, competitor benchmarking, feedback from sales and delivery areas etc. - will be important too. We’ll also rely on you to motivate, lead and performance manage teams of executives too, And, when it comes to seeking to step change the customer experience by driving a more innovative approach to product and service development and embedding it in the wider organisation, again, it's you we'll turn to.   An experienced people manager with a sound understanding of the travel industry, you’re used to developing... 06 July 2015 15:03:04 +0000 Art Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/98625/Art%2520Director.html We have an exciting new role for an Art Director within a local Cardiff Company within the property sector. Having rebranded within the last four years, you will have the opportunity to create and foster this developing brand. We continually strive to keep our brand modern and relevant and having broken the industry mould we are happy to keep pushing to keep us at the forefront.  You’ll need to have a creative background backed up with a folio of creative work that you have nurtured from concept to completion. As an Art Director you will be highly skilled taking, questioning and understanding briefs. You will be practiced at producing design for a range of medium including print, web, editorial, billboard etc You will be conscientious and able to work under your own initiative whilst managing workloads and company deadlines. You will be able to convey and manage instructions to other junior designers where needed.   Key responsibilities Drive creativity – You will work closely with Company Directors and Senior management to look to produce engaging designs that help deliver against their vision for the company. Hands on creation and development of brand solutions, from idea to final execution. Present concepts – You will be comfortable in presenting and communicating ideas. Organise design across different medium – Oversee the creation of joined up creative campaigns, supporting content production for each relevant medium within designated timeframes. Brand protection – You will ensure that the look and feel of... 03 August 2015 12:12:57 +0000 SEO Analyst http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/101322/SEO%2520Analyst.html Working alongside our Search Engine Optimisation Account Managers, creating client proposals, compiling internal key performance indicator reports and managing client campaigns. Our online marketing products are helping clients drive new traffic to their websites and increase their profits. Continuing expansion means we need an additional Assistant Search Analyst to join our existing team to research, monitor and report on client activity for one of our most profitable products. This is an opportunity for a bright Spark with good IT skills and an analytical mind who is interested in Internet marketing. Join our team and acquire the skills and experience to develop a career in search engine optimisation and online marketing, there is the scope for career progression and promotion in-house. Duties will include Compiling in depth monthly reports on SEO campaigns performance for clients Analysing data and technical/structural reviews of websites Compiling internal weekly performance measurement reports Daily monitoring of campaigns General administration Creating client proposals using in house templates and tools Sourcing and vetting outsourcers Forum monitoring to keep abreast of the industy's latest thinking and developments and advising the team of any changes or improvements which should be implemented. This is a great opportunity for someone with basic Internet marketing/SEO experience to work for an innovative online solutions group. An affinity for numbers with excellent analytical skills Good Internet skills The ability to manage your own... 03 August 2015 10:10:21 +0000 Production Assistant http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/101312/Production%2520Assistant.html We are currently recruiting for a junior to mid level production assistant for a financial investment company.   You will have experience working across print and direct marketing campaigns, be confident in your approach, and have great attention to detail. Due to the high-speed turnaround of work you will need to be fast, meticulous, and able to hit the ground running. Some basic training will be available but the ability to work independently is of high-importance.   This is an ongoing freelance assignment with the potential to go permanent in the future. Salary / rate is dependant on experience and level.     02 August 2015 21:09:55 +0000 Art Director/Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/101267/Art%2520Director%2FDesigner.html WANTED: Outstanding art designer with BIG ideas!! Our client seeks a creative thinker with a good understanding of everything digital. You will have a positive attitude and be diplomatic and respectful in nature whilst being a great negotiator and master of persuasion. A pro-active individual with good design skills will be well suited to this role. You’ll be joining a team of marketing professionals and academics within a bright and energetic agency. Ideally, you will have a background in fundraising and an understanding of behavioural science. If you are a problem solver and can generate strong conceptual ideas, this role may be just what you’re looking for! Key responsibilities include producing creative responsive communications across all relevant media, taking ownership of briefs and answering them to the highest standard. You will manage multiple projects whilst continually seeking opportunities for use of new creative media. If this sounds like a role you may be interested in, apply NOW. Salary 28-38k depending on experience. 31 July 2015 18:06:35 +0000 Visual/UI Designer - London http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100997/Visual%2FUI%2520Designer%2520-%2520London.html I have a well-established client in the finance sector based in Central London looking a Visual/UI Designer to help support the creative team. When joining the team you will be responsible for developing and producing graphical elements of Digital user interfaces with on-going support from more senior members of the interaction design team. They are looking for a creative thinker to work across the brand on a variety of new and exciting projects across all platforms; mobile, tablet and desktop.   Skill and Knowledge Creating a positive client/customer experience by ensuring all interactions within the team are managed professionally Creative flair / imagination in producing customer-facing designs. Proactive in solving problems effectively, using multiple sources of factual information Excellent verbal and written communication. Ability to guide and persuade others Taking initiative to effectively partner and collaborate across the organisation and externally to drive performance A clear understanding of branding, strategic and marketing considerations, particularly in the digital arena Demonstrable ability to deliver high quality design artefacts through previous examples of work.   To be considered for this fantastic opportunity, please email your up to date  portfolio and CV  to  hemant@favouritepeople.com . If you wish to discuss the role in more detail, please don't hesitate to call -  0161 416 6610 . 31 July 2015 18:06:10 +0000 Conceptual Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100995/Conceptual%2520Designer.html Conceptual Designer, Design Agency, Birmingham, Competitive Salary, Perm, ASAP Blue Skies Marketing Recruitment is looking for a very talented Conceptual Designer to join an award winning agency based in the city of Birmingham making it easily reachable by car and public transport from Warwickshire, Coventry, Rugby, Worcestershire, and Staffordshire. This agency is growing very rapidly and is expanding their studio team to meet demand from their new clients that have come on board. Working within an open plan, hardworking and dedicated team you will work within one of their committed project teams, alongside other creatives and project managers working on a range of clients from FTSE 100 and 250. This award winning agency is looking for a Designer who is an out and out conceptual creative who lives and breathes creativity inside and outside of the office. I am looking for an innovator, someone who is full of new and engaging ideas across both print and digital and you must have experience across branding. You must also be a wonderful communicator as you will be pitching your ideas to clients on a regular basis and you will have constant contact throughout the process. You will need to present a portfolio full of engaging and creative design ranging from websites and publications showcasing a creative flair that is the envy of other designers. You must showcase excellent typography and branidng to which you have rolled it out onto several different touch points.You must have previous experience within an agency environment and have at least 5 years experience.... 31 July 2015 17:05:38 +0000 Senior Designer (x 2) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100994/Senior%2520Designer%2520%28x%25202%29.html Become the best of the best! Multi award winning agency need talented Designers to bolster their Creative teams. This agency creates compelling brand stories across multiple touch points.  They constantly strive to produce beautiful work that makes a difference.  31 July 2015 16:04:44 +0000 Senior Web Designer - London http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100987/Senior%2520Web%2520Designer%2520-%2520London.html A fantastic opportunity for an Senior   Web/UI/Digital designer to grow and develop in a dynamic team environment for a well-established online brand. They are looking for a designer that is passionate about design, have creative flair and be able to deliver excellent digital/design execution with great attention to detail. Day to day activities will involve producing high quality web pages across mobile/tablet/desktop by working alongside the UX team and development team. Other responsibilities will involve developing innovative campaign designs/ideas for display advertising, email marketing and direct mail. You will also be involved in creating high quality marketing materials for both internal and external usage.   Skills/Experience: Min 5 years ’ experience as a designer either agency side or client side. Excellent knowledge of Adobe Creative suite and Sketch (desirable). Good drawing and sketching skills for ideas generation and web page mock-ups as well as being comfortable sketching ideas and concepts or brainstorming marketing ideas on paper. Excellent practical design skills, awareness of layout, colour, fonts etc. Previous wire-framing understand/experience. Confident and clear communicator to get ideas across to senior team members.   To be considered for this fantastic opportunity, please email your up to date portfolio and CV to  hemant@favouritepeople.com . If you wish to discuss the role in more detail, please don't hesitate to call -  0161 416 6610 31 July 2015 16:04:26 +0000 Artworker http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100986/Artworker.html Do you want to make a difference to the lives of people in Manchester? M-Four is Manchester City Council’s in-house communications agency. We produce high-profile campaigns for a range of organisations across Greater Manchester. Our campaigns vary from raising awareness of sexual health to promoting the Christmas Markets and many more. Find out more about us at www.mfourcreative.com We are looking for an experienced Artworker to join our award-winning studio. The successful candidate will: Have in-depth Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign expertise ; Possess excellent typographical skills; Have two years experience in a similar role; Will have an excellent eye for detail; Ideally be educated to degree level. The M-Four studio is a fast paced environment and our team is required to manage a varied workload on a day-to-day basis. To assist in this process, we provide employees with access to top of the range kit and software to encourage the growth and development of talent. If you have passion for the work you produce, want to work in a lively, hard-working environment and are confident that you can hit the ground running then this could be an ideal opportunity for you. To apply, please complete the online application form and ensure that you upload relevant samples of your work to support your application. 31 July 2015 16:04:04 +0000 Digital Display Junior Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/100981/Digital%2520Display%2520Junior%2520Account%2520Executive.html Digital Display Junior Account Executive. 6 month contract - circa £18,000 per annum (Pro rata for part time or fixed term contracts). London. Our client is an international marketing agency, native to digital with a holistic approach to creativity, technology and media looking to add a Digital Display Account Executive to the team based in London. The Digital Display Junior Account Executive position is ideal for an enthusiastic Marketing or Business Graduate looking to kick-start their career in digital marketing. You will have direct input into display advertising campaigns and strategies for the clients established database. Responsibilities include: Become competent in using Display admin tools and techniques. Build strong relationships with key clients Communicate with clients via email and face to face. Identify opportunities to upset Display products or cross sell other digital channels. Negotiate with suppliers to secure quality products at the best value. Identify ways in which Display strategies can be improved and feed back to the team. Travel to industry events. Undertake ad hoc assignments from time to time. Bring to the attention of the marketing and technical teams any PR, marketing opportunities that arise as a result of your work. Provide support to the team working on elements of client projects. (Optimising client campaign accounts, creating implementation plans, checking advertising trends.) The Digital Display Junior Account Executive will have: A keen interest in real time bidding (RTB) specifically...