The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 19 November 2014 09:09:43 +0000 Creative Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82255/Creative%2520Director.html My client is a global business based in Hull with an aggressive growth strategy over the forthcoming 12 months. As part of its growth plan they require a new Creative Director with a digital biased to help manage their extensive digital creative team. As Creative Director you will: Lead a team of creative designers dealing with all aspects of daily workflow management. Develop a creative identity, culture and set of products. Establish creative direction for the entire line of creative services. Complete creative work such as concept development, wire framing and visual development. Proactively develop ideas, concepts and uses of new technology and trends. Ensure that the creative team operates in a profitable manor that supports the commercial objectives of the account team.   You will be a proven leader with experience of shaping and moulding creative teams, either within an agency or client side environment. You will be naturally creative with an excellent understanding of multiple digital marketing channels such as social media, web design and email marketing. This is a brand new role within the business with lots of opportunity to develop and make the role your own. 17 November 2014 11:11:14 +0000 Creative Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82125/Creative%2520Designer.html We’re looking for a creative designer. One who knows their way around a mac as well as their sketchpad. If you love design, have an exciting book and want to work on a collection of international sports and fashion brands, then you should probably get in touch. 14 November 2014 15:03:52 +0000 Senior Design Manager - Nottingham http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82018/Senior%2520Design%2520Manager%2520-%2520Nottingham.html In-house design studio based in Nottingham are recruiting for a Senior Design Manager to lead a creative team.  You'll need skills across all media - Graphic Design, Artwork and Web Design along with management abilities. Job description This role will manage multiple projects, resource allocation and the delivery of all work entering and the design team to a consistently high standard, to deadline and on brand. You will be managing a team of 3 online designers, working across 5 different brands and 9 different websites, and produce creative for a variety of digital design projects;  including on-site, display, email and social media, in addition to two graphic designers and one artworker working on print advertising, brochures, PoS, exhibitions, packaging and corporate. You will lead the creative output of the team across all brands and channels. Your team will work to internal briefs and work closely with the marketing and web development teams. Duties include:  •    Manage a team of 6 in-house designers •    Motivate, mentor, support and train team members and develop their skills •    Manage resource, projects, workflow and change •    Manage external resource as required •    Ensure all work meets brief and deadlines, is on brand and conforms to applicable standards •    Develop in-house standards and capabilities •    Ensure a high level of quality for all projects •    Lead... 13 November 2014 17:05:10 +0000 Senior Graphic Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81986/Senior%2520Graphic%2520Designer.html A highly creative and personable Senior Graphic Designer wanted to join our design team.   Uber offers a full creative advertising service, injecting personality and passion into the work we produce. Our business is communication, so you’ll not find us using exclusive language that is designed to impress, yet actually fails to communicate – we talk straight so you know what we’re talking about. With brand development at the heart of our business, we create ideas that add the right personality to your brand.   The work we produce is rich and varied with specialisms in retail and entertainment. Clients include Harveys, BAFTA, Tombola, The Perfume Shop, Crabtree & Evelyn, BFI and Cargo.   Campaign magazine listed Uber as a top 3 agency outside London. We’re a national top 40 agency in The Drum Design 100. Marketing magazine included Uber in the Top 30 Creative Agencies in the UK. The Drum called Uber ‘Advertising agency of the year’.   5 years’+ commercial experience is required. Experience spanning both digital and print is expected. Major brand experience working on projects from concept to completion. Ability to think imaginatively around a brief. Attention to detail and strong typographical skills are essential. Evidence in your portfolio of press, point of sale material, packaging and digital are a big plus. The tools of your trade will at the very least be: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Pencil, Brain. 3D skills are a bonus.   This role will be based in our Sheffield office.... 07 November 2014 18:06:53 +0000 Senior Digital Designer - Milton Keynes, Bedfordshire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81684/Senior%2520Digital%2520Designer%2520-%2520Milton%2520Keynes%2C.html This established B2B Marketing and Creative Agency based in Milton Keynes is looking for a highly creative all-rounder who can demonstrate creative skills across all media. Essential requirements for this role: • 5+ years’ experience in a similar position, preferably b2b agency • Have strong views on design and show confidence in work produced • Art direction – be able to art direct and take direction from Creative Director • Creative thinking and creative integrity • Adept at taking a brief • Excellence in typography • Advanced level skills in Adobe Creative Suite - InDesign, Illustrator, Acrobat and Photoshop. • Have a knowledge and level of skill in video and animation using After Effects. • Able to produce quality mock ups. • Demonstrate leadership. • Ability to motivate and mange a team (freelance/juniors). • Project management – the ability to manage multiple projects and on time. • Be inspiring, proactive and confident. Further details and responsibilities: Content Marketing • Understand and design creative content for the Agency's proposition. • Create relevant and valuable content to attract, acquire, and engage a clearly defined and understood target audience – with the objective of driving a positive buyer action along the Agency's buyer journey. • Working with the Creative Director, Head of Content Origination, Head of Content Marketing, Business Strategy Directors, Client Directors and departments to contribute to and... 07 November 2014 14:02:02 +0000 Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81669/Account%2520Manager.html Top opportunity for a focused Account Manager to join one for Greater Manchester best known creative agencies. This well-known team has earned a tonne of respect over the years and their talented team rank highly on the creative scene attracting talent from far and wide. They’re invested heavily into the client’s services team and have streamlined briefing, brainstorming and delivery to an impressive standard; But with new business coming at them like you wouldn't believe even their well-oiled delivery machine is coming under some pressure – which is where you come in….. As an Account Manager focused on campaign delivery you’ll be a key cog within the agency ensuring all projects are completed on time, all clients are up to date and all lose ends are tied up. The role is a hybrid position so candidates could come from either an account handling or a project management background. As long as you are confident client facing but happy ensuring delivery you’ll fit just nicely. It goes without saying that you’ll be used to working at pace, within a creative environment amongst designers, developer, account handlers and juniors. This a brilliant opportunity for an experienced account handler or junior AM looking to take the next step in their career. Send your CV over today to find out more! 07 November 2014 14:02:07 +0000 Middle Weight Creative Team http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81666/Middle%2520Weight%2520Creative%2520Team.html Middle Weight Creative Team - 35 - 40k An Integrated agency based in South West London is looking for a concept-driven Middle Weight Creative Team to join their wider creative team. You will be joining the agency at a really exciting time, getting the opportunity to be a part of their continued growth & work across their global clients! As a Middle Weight Creative Team you need... • 4 years + experience in an agency environment • Dynamic thinking agility, entrepreneurial drive & big ideas! • Experience of end to end project delivery - From concept to implementation • Exposure to some of the following – integrated, retail, experiential, branding, digital & social • Presentations Skills If you are a looking for a fresh start this winter and have experience of working in an integrated environment, then this agency for you. Please email CVs & portfolios to Kiely@twistorstick.co.uk 06 November 2014 15:03:10 +0000 Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81616/Account%2520Director.html Account Director: 40 - 45K Manchester - fully integrated creative agency. Our client is an independent creative agency based in Manchester looking for an Account Director to manage several clients within the leisure and property sectors. Operating as part of the senior management team responsible for driving the strategy of the agency, this is a challenging and highly rewarding role responsible for: - Management of three existing clients (one of which is retained), building relationships with senior stakeholders to fully understand their Marketing needs. - Leading a variety of advertising, branding and digital campaigns on behalf of clients from initial brief to execution. - Providing relevant advice and guidance to clients to enhance their marketing strategy. - Full responsibility for financials and budgets, ensuring profitability is maintained. - Working with the senior management team identifying opportunities for further growth within both existing and new clients. - Management of a small team responsible for training and development. It is anticipated the Account Director will currently be operating at a similar level within a fully integrated agency, preferably working with clients within either the Leisure or Property sector. They will be able to demonstate the ability to effectively manage client relationships with the commerciality to spot new opportunities. Most importantly they will share the same drive and ambition as the agency but won't be someone who takes themselves too seriously! In return a generous salary and benefits package is on offer for the... 06 November 2014 13:01:18 +0000 Copywriter http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81604/Copywriter.html You’re a writer with a passion for brands. You have brand agency experience, with a portfolio to prove it. You’re a natural when it comes to generating big ideas for a range of tactics; from print ads and websites, to TV and brochures. Your long copy is inspiring, and your headlines are even better. You’re able to turn your hand to a wide range of different tones, relishing the opportunity to write for a variety of sectors. You want to be teamed up with an amazing and award-winning art director (his own words), but are equally creative when it comes to working alone. You’re able to create industry-leading work, and want to be part of an agency that changes the fortunes of brands. You’re looking for an agency that works with clients at a senior level, on large campaigns and strategies that have a real impact on business. You’re looking for an agency that creates their own brands, writes their own briefs, and doesn’t pitch. You’re looking for one of the North’s longest established and highly respected agencies. You’re just what we’re looking for. If you have a portfolio that demonstrates all of the above, please send samples of your ideas, ads, and long copy to: lynn.mullen@propaganda.co.uk   no agencies please 05 November 2014 11:11:05 +0000 Creative teams wanted (Permanent and freelance) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81464/Creative%2520teams%2520wanted%2520%28Permanent%2520and%2520freelance%29.html You may or may not have heard of us, but last year Delineo was voted Number 2 by our peers in The Drum's Elite Agency Census and there are many reasons why we've more than doubled in size to over 50 people over the past 4 years. The result of this success and growth means we're now looking for highly talented permanent and freelance creatives, to devise amazing integrated campaigns across our varied client base. You will have considerable agency experience and a portfolio of thought provoking work. Your work will also demonstrate a track record of advertising that drives response, across both on and offline channels. You might already be an established creative team, or an individual Art Director or Copywriter. Either way, if you think you can add to our talented and growing team please send your CV and examples of your work to leigh.sheridan@delineo.com. Please note, only successful candidates will be contacted. No recruitment agencies please. 05 November 2014 09:09:39 +0000 Creative Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81460/Creative%2520Designer.html Creative Designer - Design and Innovation Agency - Convenient Central Bristol Location - Salary dependent on experience We're looking for an experienced Creative Product & Packaging Designer to join this award winning agency. You'll have a top level degree and several years experience working in a design consultancy or similar creative product/packaging development environment. The job: As Creative Designer your duties will include; - Brand translation and creation of visual language - Ideation/creative idea generation - Sketching and visualisation - Brief assimilation/proposal writing - Project leadership/planning - resources, milestones, time planning - Client relationship building You will need to have: - Brand interpretation - Creative concept generation and visualisation skills - 3D CAD skills - Knowledge of consumer products and FMCG - The ability to work quickly and to deadlines on multiple projects - Managing project budgets and timescales - Project management and client facing skills This is an exciting opportunity for a talented creative designer to join a passionate team, so if you meet the requirements above don't hesitate to apply! Don't forget to include your portfolio or url link. Summary: Creative Designer Design and Innovation Agency Central Bristol Salary DOE 31 October 2014 14:02:06 +0000 Junior-Midweight Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81296/Junior-Midweight%2520Designer.html A lovely boutique creative agency based in Liverpool is looking for a driven and motivated Junior-Midweight Designer to join their studio team. They have a great client list of household brand names and work on a various projects in branding, design and advertising. You will work closely with the Creative Director and other members of the creative team working on a variety of projects from the initial brief all the way through to the finished design piece. A minimum of 12 months agency experience is required for this role. You should be conceptually strong and have the ability to generate design ideas. You should also have competent Adobe skills, excellent communication skills and be able to work to tight deadlines. This is a fantastic opportunity for any passionate designers to continue their career in a great creative agency!       30 October 2014 13:01:11 +0000 Junior Mid Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81228/Junior%2520Mid%2520Designer.html Junior –Mid Designer £20-25k, Manchester   This growing agency needs an additional designer to work on a range of digital brand projects.  You’ll work across the entire design process on a project including design strategy, concepts, production, and final delivery both for their clients and the agency’s own brand. They need someone who can create simple, intuitive and beautiful final designs and user experiences. You will be an integral part of the design department working closely with the Creative Director and other team members from design, UX, development & strategy to successfully deliver projects. They need you to have digital design experience in an agency setting, with good brand awareness and UI/UX understanding (they’ll develop this with you).  You should have excellent Photoshop and Illustrator skills. 28 October 2014 09:09:31 +0000 Senior Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81019/Senior%2520Account%2520Executive.html Calling all Senior Account Executives! Top opportunity to join one of West Yorkshire most sought after agencies. The agency has established a brilliant name for themselves over the years and pride themselves on the delivery of their unique projects and personable approach. Due to a continual increase in work load they’re looking for a Senior Account Executive to join the team and work on one of the agencies most prestigious accounts. It’s a brand name everyone is aware of an account that requires the most hands on and creative individual. Working across the full marketing mix you’ll cover on and off line activity, retail marketing, POS, packaging in store, DM, promotional and more. The account is fast paced and requires acute attention to detail so they’re looking for an experienced executive. Someone who can join the team and hit the ground running, pick up campaigns and move with them, manage work through the studio seamlessly and who of course has a passion for all aspects of marketing. It’s a brilliant opportunity for anyone with a good base of experience that’s ready to take the next step in their agency career. They need to get someone on board ASAP so if you’re interested don’t delay, get your CV over today! 27 October 2014 13:01:14 +0000 Mid-Senior Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80978/Mid-Senior%2520Designer.html Mid-Senior Designer Manchester £30-40k This is a long established Manchester agency currently expanding into new areas and with a great plan for the future.  Their award winning CD is inspirational and focused on a high quality of creative work, and would like to add an experienced conceptual Designer to the team.  Age and experience matter little, as long as you are comfortable taking a project from concept stage through to completion.  They need someone conceptually strong, who doesn’t play it safe and loves a creative challenge.  You should have a real passion for branding and design, and love nothing better than starting a project from a blank page and producing something fresh and inspiring that meets a client’s brief.  This is an agency on the up and a great opportunity for a talented and passionate creative. 20 November 2014 18:06:43 +0000 3D Concept Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82381/3D%2520Concept%2520Designer.html 3D Concept Designer, Retail Agency, Leicestershire, 30,000 - 40,000, Permanent Fantastic opportunity to join a global, award winning and multi-channel retail design agency that specialises in shopper marketing experiences for some world renowned brands. As a 3D Concept Designer for this agency you can expect to work across store design and builds, shop in shops, integrated multichannel campaigns, events, pop-ups, point of sale. It will be your job to create the concepts and ideas for all of the above. You do not need to be conversant in the latest 3D software packages, although that would be a bonus and this agency works in 3D Studio Max and AutoCAD. The key for this role is a thinker, an ideas personsomeone that can create the space/environment and if needs be, the team of talented 3D Designers can develop it up using the 3D software. Therefore, you need to demonstrate through your portfolio that you can create exciting retail environments. This agency isnt looking for a Designer that specialises in POS or exhibition stand designs. Your portfolio really needs to show you can create innovative environments and spaces, preferably for retail, that engage the customer and challenge the status quo. Client facing experience is also expected, as this is a senior position within the agency, so you will be expected to meet with clients and liaise with clients over the phone, with the ability to talk through your creative concepts and ideas. If youre a Designer with experience in the world of 3D and retail spaces/environments and youre looking for an opportunity to step up,... 20 November 2014 17:05:57 +0000 Senior Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82380/Senior%2520Designer.html Senior Designer, Full Service Agency, Nottinghamshire, 30,000-40,000, Perm, ASAP Based in a stunning office, this agency can offer a really creative environment in which to work, with amazing views of the Lace Market and excellent transport links via public transport and parking nearby too. Your day to day duties would include being involved from the initial brief, working independently to come up with concepts, story boards, scamps and visuals and to then follow them through to design and production. You will get the opportunity to work with some highly recognised and global clients, producing high impact concepts for interactive events/road shows/exhibitions, which would also include videos, interactive games, Ipad apps, on screen, animations, printed collateral...you'll get the chance to work on extremely meaty campaigns! A really varied role! Also, as Senior Designer for this agency, you will art direct videos, produce story boards for animations, liaise directly with clients...this role is a real gem of a role and requires someone with flair, the ability to think outside the box, someone who's ambitious and punches well above their weight, as these are all attributes the agency push and try to constantly deliver on. It's a given that you'll have experience working in the creative suite, but you'll also need to demonstrate that you have an enviable portfolio of award winning work that makes you proud and others jealous. Your portfolio really needs to demonstrate your ability as a multi-channel designer, able to create that great idea that is applied across... 20 November 2014 17:05:46 +0000 Junior Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82371/Junior%2520Designer.html We’re looking for a Junior Designer to work with a small but perfectly formed Design Agency in Manchester city centre.  Well established, they can offer you the chance to get really involved in a wide variety of projects across print and digital.  As well as a good portfolio, a great feel for typography and layout, and good technical skills, you’ll also need to be willing to get stuck in with a good hard working attitude, good communication skills and a strong attention to detail.  This is a down to earth agency in a great location where a Junior Designer will have the opportunity learn and develop quickly.  Its important you have at least 6 months studio experience, that could be from a permanent role or from placement. 20 November 2014 16:04:46 +0000 Senior Digital Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82370/Senior%2520Digital%2520Designer.html It’s REALLY easy to get excited about this design and digital agency in Manchester City Centre. They have undergone an incredible transformation over the last two years; launching new, digital products into the market, doubling in size, increasing their industry offering and employing some of the most talented minds in the region. Due to growth, they are looking for a Senior Digital Designer; the ideal role for someone who is looking to work in a progressive, commercial and highly entrepreneurial, creative environment. This agency’s core client base includes music labels, retail, sports and lifestyle brands and they produce stunning creative across websites, mobile sites, social and print. You will be working across these sectors, and so it would help if you have an interest in either music, fashion and or sports! We are looking for a Digital Designer with passion, drive and BIG ideas. Working closely with the Lead Creative and Development teams, you will be involved in the full lifecycle of the project; coming up with initial concepts, brainstorming and seeing ideas through to completion; project managing your own workload. As a Senior Designer, you will be mentoring and supporting more Junior Designers, whilst improving the efficiency and maintainability of design workflows. For more information and to apply, please send your CV and portfolio to emmaburke@betterplaced.com 20 November 2014 15:03:22 +0000 Digital Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82367/Digital%2520Designer.html We are proud to be recruiting for a multi-channel fashion retailer based in South Manchester, who are actively looking for a Digital Designer to join their ecommerce team. This progressive, ambitious and highly-regarded business has a strong online presence, and has seen their online marketing team grow in recent years. There is a lovely opportunity for a Web or Digital Designer to join them at a crucial part in their growth. Working closely with content and social teams, you will be responsible for defining and creating the look and feel of the website and all the assets and imagery that goes with it. With work on numerous different fashion brand websites, banners, emails, social media assets and other marketing collateral, this is a truly varied role and one which will be perfect for someone looking for more autonomy and creativity in a fun and friendly environment.  We are looking for someone with previous experience in designing for web, and ideally, someone with ecommerce experience. You will have a passion for fashion, a good eye for detail and a strong interest or previous experience in photography. You will be getting involved in all of the photography for still-life shoots, which makes this a highly desirable and rare opportunity for someone looking to use an interest or hobby in a commercial environment! You will also have good HTML skills for coding emails.  For more information, apply now! Please include a link or attachment to your portfolio: emmaburke@betterplaced.com 20 November 2014 04:04:51 +0000 Associate Creative Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82327/Associate%2520Creative%2520Director.html Associate Creative Director 70k per annum + benefits The Agency Leading creative agency based in the heart of Soho are looking for an Associate Creative Director to join their creative team. They are looking for a concept-driven, 360 creative, who isn't afraid to get stuck in! You will get the opportunity to work across all the briefs that come into the studio & work closely with the Creative Directors & ECD. Must Haves... * Experience as a senior creative in an agency environment * Strong background in creative, either copywriting or art direction * Dynamic thinking agility, entrepreneurial drive & big ideas! * Ability to lead a team, & actively promote & inspire creativity in others * Experience of end to end project delivery - From concept to implementation * Exposure to ATL & integrated campaigns, & display extensive evidence of this is in your portfolio * Presentations Skills & experience of presenting to clients If you are a looking for a fresh start this winter and want to work for an award winning agency then this opportunity is for you! Please email CVs & folios to Kiely@twistorstick.co.uk 19 November 2014 17:05:56 +0000 Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82322/Account%2520Director.html A vibrant, integrated agency with offices throughout the UK is now looking for an experienced Account Director to join their growing team out of their Birmingham studio. Over the past year this agency has grown dramatically, winning several large contracts and they now need an Account Director who can come in and hit the ground running - All very exciting. You will need a proven knack of developing long and lasting client relationships and an ability to work closely with clients to define briefs, then manage these internally with creative and production teams to ensure projects are delivered on time to the highest possible standards. Dealing predominantly with retail clients all over the UK and further afield you will be involved with fully integrated activity from advertising, through to brand development, digital, POS, in-store activity and more. Experience of working with clients to develop strategy would be great, but the most important requirement is your ability to forge strong relationships and manage multiple integrated marketing projects. Ideally you will have a proven marketing agency background and be used to working in a fast paced environment, with impeccable organisational skills. It is preferable, but not essential, that you have experience with retail or consumer clients. This is a fantastic opportunity to join an agency at a time they are growing and can offer you a stable future and a chance to grow with them. Working out of their beautiful Birmingham offices you will join a team of friendly, experienced people. 19 November 2014 17:05:47 +0000 Graphic Designer / Artworker http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82315/Graphic%2520Designer%2520%2F%2520Artworker.html This highly regarded luxury travel company are seeking a Graphic Designer / Artworker to join their existing marketing team in a newly refurbished space. Based in landmark offices in the heart of Manchester City Centre, you will be responsible for the Manchester office's creative function; which will involve a mixture of design and artwork for brochures, direct mail, advertising, web and e-shot banners. Suitable candidates will have solid mac skills (Adobe Creative Suite) and will ideally have over 2 years experience in designing and artworking to a high level. The company offer a competitive salary as well as a relaxed and friendly working environment. This is an exciting position in a great location so please apply without delay! 19 November 2014 16:04:04 +0000 Senior Designer / Studio Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82311/Senior%2520Designer%2520%2F%2520Studio%2520Manager.html A fantastic opportunity for an experienced senior Designer/Studio manager to join an award-winning company based in Northamptonshire. Our client is an established and successful company specialising in nutrition and weight management, with offices based in the UK, Germany and Spain and distributing to 26 countries worldwide.  With a minimum of 5 years’ commercial experience and with a recongnised design qualification (degree or HND), you will help deliver the best visual representation of the company’s brand identity across multiple channels. With a thorough understanding of the internal client’s needs, developing and pitching high-level concepts for variety of design projects. You will also be responsible for recruiting and managing third-party suppliers such as external agencies and copywriters, as well as all internal design resources and a small design team.     19 November 2014 15:03:28 +0000 Junior Digital Content Producer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82309/Junior%2520Digital%2520Content%2520Producer.html Large successful agency dealing with many of the UK's major brands needs a Junior Digital Content Producer to produce digital content. And to do it really well. You’ll be working on a variety of projects for big name brands so  the work might be online banners one day and digital screens or emailers the next. So some Flash, HTML and CSS knowhow is a must, and any HTML5 and JQuery experience is a bonus. You may be a graduate or have some agency experience under your trackpad. Either way, you’ll have built a good technical understanding and strong email design and build credentials. Motion design and animation skills are a plus too. You’re organised, positive and have an appetite for digital knowledge that an eating champ would envy. You have an eye for detail and another for creative. Because as well as making ideas from the creative teams sing, you’ll also be responsible for delivering accurate digital artwork. Every time. In addition to an up to date CV, we'd also like to have a link to your portfolio.