The Drum Jobs 18 April 2018 17:05:02 +0000 Senior Designer We’re working with a top creative agency who have won a raft of awards in recent years. While not city centre based, they’re in a lovely studio space, well connected by both rail and road links from both Leeds and Manchester, and they’re looking for someone whose motivation is the quality of the work and have ambitions that match their own. They are looking for someone with a spark, someone who is ideas led, is capable of creative and strategic thinking through to execution, is strong in client facing situations, pitches, etc, as well as managing and mentoring a team of more junior creatives. They want someone who wants to own the creative output and team of the agency and to shape it. You’ll be an experienced Senior Creative with a profile of winning awards and pitches, having worked at some great agencies you’ll be keen to carve your own reputation out at this great agency, they have got a very strong and experienced senior management team which is leading it through a very successful 2017, and you’ll be a key part of this continued growth.   13 April 2018 13:01:53 +0000 Account Manager 90degrees is a B2B marketing & communications agency, specialising in the property sector. We bring the built environment to life in lots of wonderful ways. We’re upgrading our ambitions and taking our work to the next level.  And we're looking for an energetic and resourceful Account Manager, with experience in managing digital projects, to help us write our exciting new chapter. Here’s what we can offer: - The chance to see your work make a real difference to an evolving agency. - The opportunity to work on some of the biggest projects in Manchester and beyond. - Challenges that will allow you to ‘level up’ your skillset.  In return, you’ll give us: - A willingness to think creatively as well as commercially. - Two to three years’ agency experience at an account-manager level, including managing some digital projects. - The abilaty to work as a close knit team and also independently across a variety of projects. - A detail-driven outlook that means you spotted the typo just now and were a bit annoyed by it. To find out more, please call Daniela on 07768 173232, or send your CV to 03 April 2018 16:04:11 +0000 Midweight Designer This is a great opportunity to join a sizeable design studio based within a leading professional services firm.  You’ll work closely with the rest of the team to develop concepts for campaigns, both print and digital elements, as well as working on event materials, presentations and other marketing collateral as and when required. You’ll be involved in ensuring the studio runs smoothly, supporting the Senior Designers in developing robust processes and structures. You’ll need a couple of years’ experience in a studio environment, good Mac skills, able to work through to artwork stage, the confidence to liaise with colleagues from across the business and you should enjoy working in a fast paced, busy environment.   26 April 2018 01:01:09 +0000 Creative Project Manager JOB TITLE : Creative Project Manager LOCATION: London SALARY & BENEFITS: £35,000 WORKING HOURS: 09:00 - 17:30 permanent THE COMPANY: Johnston Press are a leading media company within the UK with brands including The I, The Scotsman, Yorkshire Post, Sheffield Star, and Portsmouth News. Our digital audience is nationwide and we reach over 24m users a month across mobile, desktop and tablet. THE ROLE : We are currently recruiting for a Creative Project Manager to work with the Chief Creative Officer to ensure the operation of all aspects of creative work, from placement and movement of external resource across projects, against approved project plans and planning and managing projects. Create a 'live' workflow structure to ensure all outsourced work is delivered to deadlines and to the best quality. Resource / pipeline management, identifying bottlenecks or downtime in workflow and making appropriate recommendations. Manage a internal request for projects and outputs Liaise with outsourced design suppliers to monitor output and quality of campaigns and special projects Chair weekly creative meeting analyse output and external creative resource against deliverables Deliver regular, concise and considered resource updates Responsible for the management of time checking against agreed time allocation Quality Control THE CANDIDATE: The ideal candidate for the Creative Project Manager based in London, will have significant design skills and the ability to schedule and manage multiple projects with a range of requirements. You will be an... 26 April 2018 01:01:09 +0000 Copywriter Established B2B Marketing Agency in North Kent requires a copywriter to work on a variety of client Content Marketing campaigns. Working closely with the Account Management team, you will take ownership of content projects across multiple accounts. One day you will find yourself writing a series of social media posts, the next interviewing clients to copywrite their blogs and Press Releases. You will need to manage your time as there will be long form content projects too, such as copywriting entire websites, brochures and whitepapers. You will be a creative thinker, continually suggesting original ideas for content, and you won't be afraid to get on the phone to clients and publishers. You will be comfortable using social media platforms and Content Management Systems, and have an understanding of Search Engine marketing and Google Analytics. The position is ideal for someone with 1-2 years' experience in a similar role and is looking to progress in their career. The post is full time, but flexible working hours will be considered. 25 April 2018 15:03:04 +0000 Senior Art Director HELLO, I’M A SENIOR ART DIRECTOR @ VAYNERMEDIA ----- I use my creative craft and grasp of culture to solve marketing problems for a variety of brands. I'm interested in bringing the best of traditional advertising to the new world of digital-first campaigns. I understand the difference between a campaign idea and a tactical execution. I am capable of and responsible for directing art in all mediums, everything from social posts to video scripts to Christmas adverts. I work to stay current with technology and trends as well as seek opportunities to improve my writing skills. As a senior art director, I’m a master of a brand’s look/feel and my work reflects that. My work quality is consistent. I am a mentor and example to my team. I know how to handle and implement feedback in a timely manner. Once work is sold, I see it all the way through to completion. My qualifications include: Strong portfolio with brand campaigns and video executions. Advanced Creative Suite skills Design skills and ability to mock up your own ideas Strong collaborator Understanding of platforms and social media best practices Experience with social-first video production Great with feedback and revisions VaynerMedia are a human based company. We try our hardest to make this a place you want to spend your career at. We only hire nice people 25 April 2018 12:12:12 +0000 Editorial Assistant We are looking for an Editorial Assistant to join our team in our Cheltenham office to work on an exciting range of new educational content for schools. Taking direction from a Senior Editor or Project Manager, our Editorial Assistants work on one or more projects in a constantly changing environment. This role would suit a motivated individual looking to gain experience for a career in the publishing industry. What are Editorial Assistants responsible for? Acting as assistants to Editors and Senior Editors Liaise with other in-house teams Basic level editorial tasks Proofreading / checking print and electronic content Testing electronic content Filing and other routine administrative tasks Working within project teams to deliver accurate content and products Providing support to other colleagues as and when required About Haremi Haremi helps publishing companies produce print and digital resources for education. We specialise in interpreting what publishers and authors want, helping them to turn their ideas and work into inspiring and exciting content for teachers and learners. We have project managers, editors, content producers, testers (and more) helping our customers create high quality, market-leading products. Our customers include some of the big educational publishers such as Hodder, Oxford University Press and Pearson, and some not-so-big publishers too. We offer all of the publishing services they might need under one roof. We're based in the beautiful spa town of Cheltenham, but we have an international reach, working with... 25 April 2018 12:12:10 +0000 Media Relations Specialist Stakeholder Relations Manager - Edinburgh or Glasgow - part time We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Stakeholder Relations Manager for a 3 day per week contract until 30th June 2018 the position can be based in either Edinburgh or Glasgow. Please note this position falls inside scope of IR35 and the candidate needs to be happy to work on out of hour rota. Duties will include but are not limited to - Developing and executing effective communication and media relations programmes Managing the organisation's media relations and social media presence Develop and implement media relations and social media strategies Approve digital content for the organisation's social media outlets Manage the media and social media functions, ensuring that senior management have full media relations support Advising on crisis management/business continuity media issues, multi-agency liaison; Approving media releases and other press materials; briefing spokespeople within on communicating key messages to the media Direct and lead the media support preparations. Essential skills - A relevant honours degree with relevant post-graduate degree/professional qualification in eg English, PR, media studies, communications Significant experience in PR, media and with press office experience Solid knowledge and understanding of social media and of emerging new digital media Understanding of current health and political agendas Excellent interpersonal skills with highly developed influencing and negotiation skills Strong writing. editing and presentation... 23 April 2018 17:05:32 +0000 Digital Designer We are working with an established and renowned cosmetics brand in Harrogate seeking a skilled Digital Designer to join their design team. Based in modern open-plan offices easily commutable by public transport, this retail brand have been growing for the last 15 years working on a very premium product suite that is helping to revolutionise the cosmetics market. As Digital Designer you will be working as part of a core design team being involved in helping define and improve their full online brand and digital presence. Working closely with the Ecommerce Manager and Lead Graphic Designer you will have a pivitol opportunity to work across their website, promotional banners, online promotions, landing pages and social media. Whilst this brand currently has a beautiful look and feel, they are very open-minded to creative ideas and great marketing campaigns spanning multiple platforms to keep enhancing their online aesthetics and functionality. Successful candidates will ideally have over 3 years commercial experience with a great degree of digital design knowledge and basic coding. You'll be passionate about all things digital, being able to demonstrate a good level of UX, wireframes/layouts through to pixel perfect designs within the retail sector. This is a very popular role so please apply immediately with your CV and portfolio. 23 April 2018 12:12:48 +0000 Freelance Motion Graphics Designer Become UK are currently looking for Motion Graphics Designers to work in several locations including Manchester.    There has been a lot of recent ongoing need for Motion Graphics freelancers to work in the Manchester area currently. The need is mainly in-house roles rather than remote.    If your an experienced Motion Graphics designer in the area please send through your CV and portfolio.    Please send your details through to  23 April 2018 12:12:35 +0000 Artworker - Night shift (4 days a week) A leading Professional Services firm based in London are seeking an Artworker to join their team on Night Shift on a permanent basis. 4 days a week - Monday - Friday 23:00- 08:45 You will be working as part of the Create Graphics Team to produce high quality deliverables to the whole firm in both Adobe InDesign and Microsoft PowerPoint. The Artworker supports internal clients in producing creative, comprehensive layout and design for internal/external marketing collateral/bids and client deliverables and assisting in preparation of original artwork for print or electronic documents. Key responsibilities Provide professional and functional design support on deliverables/bids that align with business needs and which adhere to company/client's corporate style and brand. Develop technical knowledge and the ability to finalise ongoing projects and manage rapid response requests for design, print and electronic deliverables within the brand. Execute routine design projects, effectively prioritising work and balancing multiple priorities simultaneously. Working with Creative Leads/Graphic Designers to assist with art working conceptual layouts. Develop knowledge and application of company's visual identity; promote awareness of visual identity in the business. Keep up to date with the evolution of brand. Follow the Job Track document submission process in accordance with standards and protocols. Work with team members to implement and drive internal initiatives/projects which contribute to an enhanced service offering and promote awareness. Assist... 19 April 2018 12:12:16 +0000 Paid Social Media Manager Paid Social Media CRM Manager - Gaming, E-commerce - London - Media - £450 per day - 3 month contract Our leading media business requires a Paid Social CRM Manager to work under the Head of Direct Audience Engagement (CRM, Social & Personalisation) and alongside the Media Planning Strategy Lead in Salford. The aim of this position is to be responsible for buying the media directly. This person will manage the in-house and always on paid social media CRM operating model. They are planning to use social media products to get more users on to their video streaming service, they will do this through suggesting they content type they already seem to enjoy. This Paid Social CRM will work closely with the CRM, video streaming making, media planning teams and the Insight & Analytics team. This person will most likely have worked on; Internal trading desks in gaming companies or within E-commerce companies. They will need to know and understand how to use third party data. They will need to be a collaborative type person as this role will involve engaging a number of areas for the progression for personalising the clients paid social media advertising and optimise media engagement budgets. They must be a self-starter that can grab hold of this project and drive it forward. The successful candidate must have some resilience for this role as some people within the business are reluctant to change and move towards paid social media. This is a big change for the business and means they will be moving away from using digital agencies. 19 April 2018 12:12:17 +0000 Junior 3D Visualiser Well established design agency based in central Manchester is looking for a Junior 3D Visualiser to join it’s team.   Working alongside like-minded creatives in the studio, you will be creating 3D visuals for well known national & global client brands.   The ideal person needs to have experience in Archviz at a junior level - someone that knows about modelling to scale for interior design scenario’s and rendering views to a high standard.   Key skills you will be developing include Modo, Cinema 4D and Photoshop. Any 3D software experience is advantageous. Previous experience sketching out ideas, producing renders, modelling, textures, lighting and shade are essential.   Knowledge of SketchUp, UV Mapping and Photoshop Retouching is a bonus.   An exciting opportunity to work with a well respected creative agency!   Please send your CV and work samples through to 19 April 2018 11:11:00 +0000 Senior Creative Branding & Communications agency based in Manchester require a Senior Creative for their team.   You will be working across both print & digital projects, producing concepts & ideas for client briefs.   Key skills include InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop, along with the ability to scamp, come up with creative ideas and illustrate.   Experience in Art Directing photoshoots is essential, commissioning photographers, casting models and a keen eye for detail.   You must have excellent communication skills as you will be handling your own accounts and presenting your ideas to clients. Your role will involve running a project from start do finish alongside an Artworker.   Please apply by sending your CV & work samples through to   19 April 2018 09:09:54 +0000 Graphic Designer - Initial 6 Month Contract (view to permanent) Are you an experienced, Creative Designer looking for an exciting new challenge in the industry? A well known and fast growing client of mine based in London are looking for a talented and versatile creative to join them for initially 6 months, with a strong chance of being taken on permanently. This role is an excellent chance for an ambitious, driven individual to join a team of collaborative creative’s and work across exciting, multichannel campaigns. Who are they? The agency are extremely well known and highly reputable, you will be employed by them but be working for a very well known company in the retail sector, one of their biggest clients! The team are fun, collaborative and they have a great culture, you will quickly be made to feel like a part of the team! They also offer great benefits and to top it all off, they have lovely offices based in the heart of London! What will the role be like? This role is perfect for someone that likes a fast paced environment; someone with an agency background is preferable. As the Creative Designer/Artworker you’ll be sat within the creative team, working across print and digital. It will be a mixture day to day of POS, literature, HTML 5 banners, social/web assets, but essentially you will be working across exciting, integrated marketing campaigns. You’ll need to have a good appreciation for digital marketing and press advertising and be able to evidence experience in campaign work. The role will require conceptual skills and idea generation ability but it will also require attention to... 18 April 2018 17:05:31 +0000 Document Specialist This is a fantastic opportunity for a Document Specialist to further and develop their career working for a leading global business that is looking to expand their team in central Manchester. You will produce accurate interpretations of incoming briefs and produce the relevant documents within the required timescales, seeking clarification when necessary. Proofreading and checking the quality of work is also involved to ensure a high standard of outgoing projects are delivered and they all make logical and grammatical sense. You will be working closely with the Creative Designers, you will be responsible for the formatting and styling of presentations and assisting the creative/accounts team in the coordination and delivery of creative projects. You should be competent in Microsoft Office packages including Word, Excel and PowerPoint and any additional Adobe Suite skills would be advantageous but not essential.   18 April 2018 17:05:20 +0000 Senior Designer We’re working with a fast growing design agency in Manchester city centre working with some huge national and international brands. They have a real people focus to them, with personal development and career progression at the heart of what they do for their people, as well as industry leading benefits on offer. They’re looking for a talented Senior Designer to join them, they’re looking for someone with a minimum of 4 years’ experience, either within an agency or inhouse studio. What is important is your design skills, always designing with the end user in mind, with a good eye for visual design, layout and typography, able to take sometimes complex information and craft it into a beautiful and effective piece of design that is clean and crisp. You’ll also be involved in client meetings and presentations of creative ideas and work, as well as supporting and mentoring more junior designers within the team. Any experience of Information and Editorial Design could be useful, as could experience of Data Visualisation and Infographics, but essentially we’re looking for strong core design skills. You’ll be working alongside a talented and vibrant team of designers, developers, copywriters, animators, account handlers and project managers in one of the most unique and innovative studio spaces in Manchester!       18 April 2018 17:05:38 +0000 Midweight Art Director   A fantastic opportunity has come about for a conceptual Midweight Art Director to join the team at a young, fast growing creative agency. Our client works with some very well-known FMCG and Retail brands, and has a strong focus on driving brand engagement and customer demand.  Quality of ideas are paramount, as is your enthusiasm and passion, your portfolio should show your ideas, concepts for brands, and you’ll work closely in a team with a Copywriter. You should have at least 2 years agency experience and be looking for an agency where there are real prospects. If you are a passionate, self-driven and ambitious individual with the right experience, you should fit in nicely with the team. The agency is happy to offer any guidance and training you need to forward your career. This is not a role for a designer, we’re looking for big ideas! 18 April 2018 15:03:46 +0000 Graphic Designer Are you an experienced Graphic Designer that is looking for a new challenge? This entrepreneurial Property Investment Group are looking for a varied designer with a strong leaning towards digital to help bring their design in-house. This is a great company to work for with the chance to work across a variety of brands within the group, working closely with the Marketing Manager to create various marketing solutions. You will need to be confident in your design ability with great communication skills and a strong portfolio of work including e-mail, web banners and landing pages with print elements such as brochures, exhibition, leaflets, posters being benefical also. This position requires a minimum of 3 years experience within a digitally focused role and a working knowledge of HTML & CSS would be highly advantageous. You will also need to have excellent skills in Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign. This is an extremely varied and exciting role within an expanding company and would be a great move for a junior designer to make their next career move. Please apply for this role with your portfolio and CV. 18 April 2018 14:02:09 +0000 Social Media & Content Manager Social Media and Content Marketing Manager, Agency, Manchester City Centre 30-35k My client has earned a name for themselves as one of the Northwests top digital and content production agencies, working both directly with international brands and supporting other creative agencies. Boasting high profile clients across leisure, food and beverages, sports and more, they are looking to find another likeminded individual to join their talented team. They offer an enviable environment in the heart of Manchester, with a culture that supports innovation and collaboration. Joining as the Social Media and Content Marketing Manager, you will enjoy taking responsibility for both strategy and delivery (including Paid social), working predominantly, but not exclusively, across facebook, twitter and instagram. You will be instrumental in promoting fun brands to a young demographic. As such, a willingness to get involved with the kind of activities and events that they enjoy will be a real advantage for both the successful applicant and for the quality of content generated. You will have the latest social media management software at your fingertips, and a team of top notch design and video production to ensure your output is of the highest calibre. As you might expect, creative writing and an appreciation of tone of voice when writing for different brands, and on different platforms, will be crucial. Furthermore, the successful candidate will enjoy coming up with interesting and in some cases interactive content that will stir up a buzz and drive engagement. If you've... 17 April 2018 17:05:11 +0000 Mid-Weight Creative (Global B2B Creative Agency) Mid Weight Creative // B2B Design/Branding Agency // Central Leeds // Salary: Up to £35,000 As a risk taking design agency quality is extremely important, we strive for the best! We’ve doubled in size in 2017 - One of the reasons for this is that we provide consistently high standard of work to each and every one of our clients. We are looking for an industry disrupting junior designer who isn’t scared to go against the grain, think outside of the box and delivery top quality design work.           A ‘can do attitude’ “We want a designer who can think, not just a mac operator.”           Self-starters “We celebrate the individuals within the agency who proactively come up with ideas and creative solution that improve the work, grow opportunities and win awards.”           Design Flair “The world is awash with mediocre designers. We’re not interested in any of them. We’re looking for people who have a passion for good design in all its many forms.”           Digital Innovation “We’re looking for designers with an appetite to try new things. They won’t always work, but unless we’re prepared to try we’ll never know.” Skillset Brilliant Ideas Excellent copywriting and art direction skills Adobe Creative suite skills (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator) that are good enough to take work to presentation standards Basic PowerPoint/keynote... 17 April 2018 17:05:37 +0000 Senior Graphic Designer Senior Creative // Branding Agency // Manchester City Centre // Salary: £Competitive We are looking to grow our already established creative department in Manchester. We are looking for a professional Senior Creative who will help us deliver unrivalled work for the agency and our many clients. You will need to be an ambitious and highly creative minded professional who is looking to further your career by working on high-profile work for globally renowned clients. Over 3 years’ agency experience working in a fast-paced studio setting where delivering the best possible work comes second nature! Responsibilities -          Be an integral part of the creative team! -          Be technically brilliant and prepared to roll up your sleeve with hands on design work. -          Work closely with the Creative Director to help maintain creative flow. -          Lead by example, delegate to and influencing the more junior members of the team. -          Take the lead on projects, making sure all design work meets the brief and amazes the client. -          Capable of presenting your work in a professional manor to key stakeholders. Skillset -          3+ Years' agency experience. -          Experienced... 17 April 2018 17:05:10 +0000 Creative Manager - Derbyshire Creative greetings card & stationery company based in Derbyshire are looking for a Creative Development Manager to join their organisation.   You will be working alongside the Art Director, Marketing, Production and Sales teams to produce original artwork.   Overseeing a team of Artists and Graphic Designers, you will be producing creative briefs, delegating work to juniors and overseeing any creative work leaving the studio.   Future prospects with this role are to lead the new gift & textile arm of the company into market.   This is a creative role with autonomy & responsibility. It would suit someone who understands the process needed to get an idea into a product and then to market.   Please apply by sending your CV and work samples through to 17 April 2018 17:05:47 +0000 Packaging Artworker Based within vibrant and fast paced design studio in South Liverpool, my client is one of the most successful national retailers in the UK and as such, they are now looking to add a packaging artworker to their team on a permanent basis. This established brand have been growing year upon year for the last 40 years and following a brand new initiative in their product lines, they now have a requirement to expand their energetic and friendly team. This role will involve having a keen eye for layout, colour, composition, proof-reading and overall technical artworking as you will be working on a vast and varied range of nationally distributed packaging. As part of a large design team consisting of studio managers and packaging designers, you will have the opportunity to work on a wide range of bespoke and pioneering food packaging ranges across their multiple brands. You may also have the opportunity to work with international licensed products whilst working to their established brand guidelines. This is a rare position to join such a successful national brand and work with a great team in a friendly, positive and passionate design studio. The role will be fast-paced but will provide lots of variety and skills to learn and develop within the position too. They are looking to interview immediately, so please get in touch asap if youre interested! 17 April 2018 15:03:34 +0000 Senior Creative Multi award winning creative design agency based in Central Manchester is looking for a Senior Creative / Creative Lead to join them.   You will need previous experience working at a senior level in an agency environment on some impressive client accounts. Also a good track record of mentoring, developing and overseeing juniors in the team will be required.   Producing original creative ideas & concepts is key for this role. You will need a solid creative portfolio of work and an eye for typography and visual layouts.   Excellent communication skills are a must as you will be required to liaise with different departments and talk knowledgeably about your ideas and concepts.   Please apply for this role by sending me your CV and work samples to