The Drum Jobs 31 July 2014 14:02:05 +0000 Artworker (Fluent in Polish) - North Birmingham Birmingham based creative agency are looking for a fast, accurate Artworker who is fluent in Polish. You'll be working on fast turn-around artwork for Print, POS, POP and Sales Promotion . It's a pure artworking role so no creative input will be required but a fast, accurate artworking ability using CS6/CC will be a must for this role All usual Adobe CS packages required, must be fluent in InDesign. Any experience with data merging and tagging InDesign files an advantage. The ability to read, write and speak Polish is important for this role. Interested? Email your CV and some samples of work that show your layout/typesetting skills over right away! Artworker (Fluent in Polish) - North Birmingham to c£18-23k DOE 28 July 2014 10:10:51 +0000 Studio Manager Brief overview: A fantastic opportunity has come up with our client, a very well-established marketing services agency, for a Studio Manager to work on-site with a leading blue chip client in Northampton.   The role: The Studio Manager will be responsible for ensuring the day-to-day running of the on-site studio, overseeing work, liaising with the client, and supporting the client and creative services teams in the delivery of quality design and artwork.  As Studio Manager, your key responsibilities will include traffic management, planning resources, scheduling workloads, producing project plans, managing relationships with the campaign management teams, advising on schedules and timescales, being commercially aware when managing invoices and budgets, producing and maintaining process and procedure documents, and conducting and attending key meetings. You will also be expected to deal with technical issues, such as supporting and troubleshooting with Macs and PCs, liaising with IT department, policing file management, and maintaining a freelance database.    What we’re looking for: To be considered for the role, you must have excellent practical, agency-based experience of managing Mac/PC IT systems, trafficking and procedural development in a similar role within a similar internal/client-side or agency environment. You will also require an understanding of the technical requirements and related technology and systems, an extensive knowledge of print and digital production methods, the ability to manage budgets, and experience of... 25 July 2014 16:04:37 +0000 Senior Designer Senior Designer, Design Agency, Derbyshire, 27,000 - 40,000, Permanent Blue Skies Recruitment is on the lookout for a talented Senior Designer to join a brilliant agency based in Derbyshire. This branding and design agency can boast working with some of the best retail clients on a global as well as national scale. You will work within a wonderful team of talented designers, below an award wining Creative Director and Design Director, who together produce retail designs, retail graphics and brand identities. The agency firmly believes that ideas are the foundation for all great design. To be considered, you need to demonstrate you have experience working within an agency as well as demonstrating through your portfolio, experience working on fashion and retail accounts, spanning retail graphics, packaging, POS, window displays, ticketing and much more. This is a truly great opportunity to join a brilliant agency that prides itself on not only working with some of the best retail clients but also providing a phenomenal working environment for its employees! Easily commutable from Leicester, Nottingham, Derby, Mansfield and North Birmingham (Tamworth, Lichfield, Sutton Coldfield) but not via public transport. You must own your own transport. Senior Designer, Design Agency, Derbyshire, 27,000 - 40,000, Permanent Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering Clientside, Account Handling, PR and Executive. We also have a specialist Creative Recruitment team. We offer unrivalled opportunities across all specialisms and industry sectors, presenting you with... 21 July 2014 17:05:10 +0000 Creative Director Exciting new key role for a well known digital brand based in East Yorkshire. My client is searching for a Senior Digital Creative who can lead an online team of designers, developers and account managers. This is a great opportunity to shape the future of a creative digital team and take the department to the next level. You will be very hands-on in this role - overseeing the creative, liaising with the development department and building the client base with a new external arm. You will need a solid digital creative track record along with managerial experience and the ability to grown, mentor and inspire your team. You will be working on and completing multidisciplinary projects including concept development, wire framing and visual design. Your role will involve developing original ideas, concepts and uses of new digital technology - and you will need a demonstrable track record of delivering creative solutions across the full spectrum, including - advertising, copywriting, concept development, idea generation, visual design and marketing. It is essential that you have first class relationship building skills at a high level, along with experience of managing & delivering both medium and large projects & campaigns. This is a great opportunity & challenge for someone looking to combine both an inhouse & agency experience into one exciting role. 18 July 2014 11:11:16 +0000 3D Exhibition Designer Ashfield Healthcare Communications is a global leader in the delivery of actionable global strategies across 22 countries that deliver scientific content to the pharmaceutical and biotech community via relevant audiences’ preferred channels.  Underpinning this activity are the specialists and centres of excellence within digital, creative, data research and consulting.  We are extremely proud of the passion and value brought to the work today which is delivered by a highly successful and dynamic team. Ashfield’s ambition is to continue to grow and expand but maintain its ethos and drive that distinguishes the company in every location where it exists.   As part of the Ashfield group of companies we are a specialist creative agency working with many of the world’s leading healthcare brands. We design and develop memorable and engaging customer experiences and structures across a range of live educational environments.   As a key member of the experiential team you will need to demonstrate exceptional creativity in order to lead the conceptual design and development for key exhibits and events, including helping to define effective engagement tactics that drive our client’s communication objectives. The role involves conceptual design, visualization, space planning and technical development of exhibits, set design and other 3D environments. In addition you will ensure design integrity is maintained during the construction and installation phases while ensuring effective delivery at key events around the globe.  ... 14 July 2014 16:04:22 +0000 Creative Do you consider yourself an ideas person? Here at HAVAS LYNX we work as a team on projects of all shapes and sizes. Creativity and ideas lie at the heart of everything we do and we now have an exciting opportunity for a Creative to join our award winning Studio. We’re looking for someone who has a passion for coming up with creative concepts and is confident creating incredible pieces for print and digital. Day to day you will work with Account Handlers, Writers and Developers and we’re seeking someone who is comfortable working in a multi-disciplinary team, thinking of ideas one day, designing them the next, then crafting them the day after. We hope you’d be passionate and proud of your work and that you keep an eye on the finer details. We’re very proud of our heritage and culture, so in return, you’ll find HAVAS LYNX is a sociable, friendly environment. We place a great deal of focus on the development of our people, supporting you and providing ample opportunity to advance your career.  Sounds like the perfect role for you? Great - please send your CV and portfolio to Aimee via 14 July 2014 14:02:51 +0000 Middleweight/Senior Art Director/Designer A highly creative north-west agency requires a conceptually biased Art Director who also has excellent design skills and is able to work creatively across a range of high profile accounts (including major brands). This is a rare opportunity for a middleweight or senior level all-rounder with at least 5 years’ experience and the ability to turn their hand to everything from traditional print to mass-market above the line media - including TV - without missing a beat – someone who sees the big picture, thinks verbally as well as visually, can quickly visualize concepts (loose scribbles, etc.), is fully mac literate, and is also able to produce design that reinforces above-the-line campaign messages/values and reflects commercial (as well as creative) objectives. No easy task. But then this agency only wants to hear from the best. If that’s you, and you have a portfolio/awards that prove it, get in touch with Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV (with a few samples) to 09 July 2014 12:12:56 +0000 Creative Artworker Brief overview We are looking for a mid-level Creative Artworker for an award winning integrated agency based in the heart of Manchester. The agency has an incredibly strong heritage and this new role is purely down to growth and client retention. Traditionally a B2B agency, they are now expanding into new territories with fresh ideas supported by a very talented creative team. The role This role is really about getting the right mix of people and skills, in order to build a really strong team and deliver a superb service to a wide range of exciting well-known brands. We are looking for an artworker who understands the importance and value of producing perfectly finished artwork.  The role is an essential and key addition to a thriving creative team and will work alongside designers and art directors ensuring the output of the studio is consistently of high standard. What we’re looking for We envisage that you will have no less than 3 years agency based experience and you are now seeking a new challenge in an agency which continually pushes the boundaries.  You will be an expert in Adobe Creative Suite, especially InDesign and Illustrator.  Needless to say, you will have an impeccable attention to detail and a solid understanding of print processes. What’s on offer   This agency is mid sized and has an excellent heritage and are now seeing the rewards of their endeavours which has stemmed from their ability to transform the identity and perception of many market leading brands.  You will be working in a team which is... 05 July 2014 22:10:30 +0000 Digital/UX Designer - The Drum The Drum - UK Media Brand of the Year - is looking for a Digital UX Designer to join its expanding team in Glasgow. This is lead role working on a range of digital projects including and provides a great opportunity to show what you can do to the best digital and design companies in the UK. is the largest design and marketing website in the UK and along with its 25 other websites we are central in providing news, information and events to the industry. Working within the digital team and alongside our events, editorial and commercial teams you will lead the design and UX projects creating concepts and designs across the company’s online platforms. You will be create responsive design across desktop and mobile environments from planning, wireframing and concepts into front end markup. As well as a portfolio which shows your ability and appreciation for design, you will have good working knowledge of Photoshop, HTML and CSS along with a sound technical understanding of web technologies.  A great user experience (UX) will underpin your designs and relevant understanding of UX issues and best practice will give you a clear advantage in this role. The position is open to talented individuals looking to develop their careers with at least two or three years experience ideally in an agency or commercial background. If you feel you are up for this role and enjoy a challenge we'd love to hear from you. 31 July 2014 17:05:13 +0000 Graphic Designer Leading digital marketing agency based in Lancashire are on the look out for a talented and enthusiastic Graphic Designer to join them in their fast paced studio! This is a great chance to work over a variety of clients in a laid back agency environment which is accessible easily by rail or road. The agency offers a great working environment and will equip you with all the latest technology. You will be working on a variety of offline and online projects, working closely with the development teams with good knowledge of web restrictions and designs that best serve the client's requirement. To be considered for this role, you will need to have real attention to detail, career ambition and a great attitude to your work. An in-depth understanding of the Adobe Creative Suite is an absolute must and any digital knowledge that you have under your belt could possibly seal the deal. 31 July 2014 16:04:44 +0000 Creative Designer Brief Overview: Our client is a leading specialist within the insurance services with a very strong corporate brand and a lovely working environment. Due to continued growth, they’re looking for an additional Creative Designer to join their team.   The role: The primary function of this role is to be responsible for the design and creativity of existing and new projects for five different companies within the organisation, so there will always be variety within the position.  You will work on both print and digital creative projects from concept to completion on both large scale projects as well as smaller artworking work.  This could involve branding projects, corporate identity through to email and website projects.   What we’re looking for: We’re looking for a strong creative with experience of working on corporate or b2b accounts who can demonstrate a strong portfolio of both print and web based material. You’ll have a strong understanding of the print process and web technologies and be able to work with external suppliers. You will also be liaising with many internal stakeholders, understanding their briefs and turning them into practical solutions.    What’s on Offer? Our client has a hugely rewarding environment and takes great pride in staff nurturing and development.  They are paying a salary of between £25-30,000 with additional bonuses and benefits. 31 July 2014 16:04:49 +0000 Art Director This West Yorkshire agency have an enviable client list and an excellent reputation in the industry. Due to the expansion of their client base they are currently looking for an Art Director. You'll be a versatile creative, capable of working with a copywriter on traditional campaigns from concept stage while also being competent at design and able to bring your ideas to life on the mac. Projects will be varied and will include advertising, direct mail, sales promotion, email campaigns, TV and digital so experience in at least some of these areas is vital. The company offer a relaxed and friendly working environment and opportunities to take on more responsibility further down the line. 31 July 2014 14:02:18 +0000 Middleweight Designer A leading online fashion retailer are looking for an enthusiastic Middleweight Designer to join their rapidly growing team. This mens and womens online store, have seen a massive increase in their customer base over the past few years, now hitting over the 900,000 mark and are looking to increase their creative team with the appointment of a new Middle-Weight Designer. Having moved into a huge and deceptively cool building 3 years ago, they are ready to be the next big thing globally in the fashion world. Reporting into the Head of Creative in their busy studio, the Middleweight Designer will be working on around 4 briefs at any one time. You will work closely alongside the creative team, producing a wide range of printed and digital materials in a super cool environment that could only encourage growth and creativity. They are looking for someone who can put their own slant on modern design trends. The ideal Designer will live and breathe all that is creative, have a keen eye for detail and be motivated by exceeding trending boundaries. You must be highly proficient in all things CS5/6, be sharp on Photoshop and Illustrator, a progressive thinker and have an affinity for all that is retro and vintage! An additional interest in typography would be a real key advantage. Innovative and forward thinking you will have strong experience of retouching/composition of detailed imagery and be able to efficiently create look book page layouts. If this sounds like you and you have in-house studio experience, and are looking for your next big challenge I want to hear from you!... 31 July 2014 12:12:11 +0000 Snr Online / Magazine Designer SENIOR ONLINE / DIGITAL MAGAZINE DESIGNER, MILTON KEYNES, on application Blue Skies are looking for an experienced Senior Designer to join a world-leading internal communications agency based in Buckinghamshire. If you are a Senior Digital/ Online Designer or a Magazine Designer with excellent Digital and Online skills and experience and if you have a big personality to join their expanding team then please read on ... The role: We are looking for a confident ambitious designer with good experience in digital design and magazine layout. 
 The ideal candidate will have strong technical ability, have experience in working with different digital devices and also have a superb eye for detail and strong grammatical skills. The candidate must have client-facing experience with superb project management/client liaison skills and be able to take and interpret briefs and manage tasks through to final artwork. They will be experienced working in a demanding environment, keeping up with digital/design trends and have strong organisational and time management abilities. Candidates need to live within a commutable distance or be willing to relocate. What you need to have .. Design agency background (at least four years is desirable) Experienced in editorial design Expert in HTML, CSS, content management systems, particularly Wordpress Expert in InDesign, Photoshop etc Experience in working with digital magazines Strong proofing and grammatical skills An innovative and creative thinker Excellent communicator Able to work... 31 July 2014 11:11:16 +0000 Production Manager - Graphics & Packaging Production Manager - Graphics & Packaging, Wiltshire, on application Blue Skies are working with a long standing client based in the South West. This organisation are well-known for thinking differently, challenging convention and are unafraid to make mistakes. They are creative, collaborative, practical and enthusiastic, but most of all hugely passionate about what they do. Blue Skies are looking for an extremely competent and experienced Graphics & Packaging Category Manager to join their Graphics & Packaging team. This team is responsible for creative development, project management, production, and lifecycle management of all graphics and packaging material used in the manufacturing of every one of their products. Working closely with Product Marketing, Creative Services, Engineering and Manufacturing teams around the world to ensure we deliver effective, innovative solutions to the companys Graphics & Packaging needs the role plays a vital part within the company. This role is UK based but there will be significant interaction with the team based in South East Asia. This is what we need you to do... Responsible for all production activity, covering all new product launch projects, range extensions, exclusives, and change management. Co-ordinate and collaborate with all teams in Operations, Product Marketing and Research, Design & Development to ensure efficient, effective and timely delivery Ensure the team follow established business processes and achieve the highest quality standards, within the boundaries of time, specification, and budget... 31 July 2014 11:11:11 +0000 Junior – Midweight Copywriter I am currently working with one of the top integrated agencies in London. Their main focus is retail and shopper marketing projects and they work with a variety of different clients including FMCG, Spirits and financial services. The role I have is for a junior to middleweight copywriter to work on a variety of projects but mainly FMCG. You will, at points be producing creative work, working alongside an art director. Equally, you will be working solo. Working with existing creative and producing copy for a mix of channels! You need to have agency experience, and experience of working for web and print. You should also be well versed in working creatively, being conceptual and happily work closely with an art director. My client is looking for somebody who can produce long and short copy, and also be able to work across clients. Get in touch if this sound of interest! Please note that due to exceptionally high levels of response, we are only able to get back to those applicants who have been successful. 31 July 2014 10:10:44 +0000 Senior Designer - Retail Communications Senior Designer - Retail Communications Our clients are looking to find a talented and innovative Conceptual Senior Designer to join their busy creative team as a result of recent new business wins. The biggest factor is that you MUST have a portfolio which demonstrates your passion and experience for Retail Communications, and showcases your thinking and approach to answering challenging briefs . You’ll be adding strength and depth to an already busy and highly motivated team of creatives who work with a client service team who share their commitment to exceeding clients’ expectations in everything they do. You are likely to have a minimum of 5 years relevant industry experience within a busy creative studio environment, and have a portfolio that displays your talents which obviously will include lovingly crafted creative work. Added to this your portfolio of work will show your thinking, your understanding of how brands communicate with consumers and above all that you love your work. The ideal things we’d like to see are : Branding Brand Activation Promotions Packaging In-store Experiential In return you’ll be working with a young, dynamic and client focused team who are all working towards a bright and successful future for the agency and themselves. If this sounds like it could be just up your street, then get in touch with us and send us a CV and some work samples. We’ll get right back to you with further information. 31 July 2014 10:10:02 +0000 Designer CANDIDATES PLEASE NOTE :  Due to location (outskirts of Huddersfield in beautiful newly refurbished offices in gorgeous countryside) you must have your own transport. Our clients are a young and growing web design agency based in lovely offices out in the "sticks", so candidates must be able to drive. Due to continued success they now need to secure the services of a talented on and offline designer to help out with the mass of creative work going through studio. The agency is predominantly web based, but clients do have a requirement for traditional graphic design, so it's important that whoever goes forward for the role can point to an understanding of integrated communications. Key skills: Graphic design Web design Artwork for Print Some knowledge of website development Online vs offline design knowledge Main design duties will be to produce print designs & artwork for items such as catalogues, mailers, booklets, adverts, leaflets, menus, etc. Also for web design including: websites, e-shot templates, online ads, etc. The ideal candidate will generate fresh ideas independently, and will need excellent skills in Illustrator, Photoshop & InDesign. Work portfolio a must please. You must: Have skills in all graphic design software Have creativity and imagination Be adaptable and able to pick up new techniques Have good interpersonal and communication skills Be able to work on their own or in a team Be able to work to tight deadlines Be thorough and precise in their work Be able to multi-task Be aware of international web... 31 July 2014 04:04:28 +0000 Senior Creative Team Senior Creative Team - 30 - 45k The Agency A leading ATL agency based in the heart of Shoreditch are looking for a Senior Creative Team. They are looking for a concept-driven, 360 creative team, 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 Director & ECD. As a Senior Creative Team you... • 6 years + experience in an agency environment • Dynamic thinking agility, entrepreneurial drive & big ideas! • Should have experience of end to end project delivery - From concept to implementation • Should have had exposure to ATL & integrated campaigns. • Presentations Skills If you are a looking for a fresh start this Summer and want some award winning work in your book then this agency for you. Please email CVs & folios to 31 July 2014 04:04:22 +0000 Middle Weight Creative Team Middle weight Creative Team - 30 - 45k The Agency Leading ATL agency based in the heart of Shoreditch are looking for a Senior Creative Team. They are looking for a concept-driven, 360 creative team, 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 Director & ECD. As a Middle Weight Creative Team you... • 3 years + experience in an agency environment • Dynamic thinking agility, entrepreneurial drive & big ideas! • Should have experience of end to end project delivery - From concept to implementation • Should have had exposure to ATL & integrated campaigns. • Presentations Skills If you are a looking for a fresh start this Summer and want some award winning work in your book then this agency for you. Please email CVs & folios to 30 July 2014 17:05:18 +0000 3D Senior Creative Lead Designer 3D Senior Creative Lead Designer, Agency, Midlands, 50,000 - 65,000 - Permanent An established and independent agency with a global presence, is now on the hunt for a senior level 3D Designer to join their team in the Midlands. Its an extremely rare and exciting opportunity for someone with a lot of 3D and exhibition design experience so please read on if youre interested Working within an existing creative team, you will: Take overall responsibility for the creative output of all projects whilst motivating the creative team under you. Create, develop and execute 3D ideas for exhibitions - on a local and global scale. Work closely with the other offices across England as well as working in partnership with one particular client, whilst also presenting creative ideas and concepts at board level. To be considered for this senior level role, you need to demonstrate you have: A lot of design experience with a bias towards exhibitions, interiors, retail, architectural background. Experience in large scale exhibition design for global roll-out programmes. Excellent leadership and organisational skills, with experience managing a team. Experience working with and presenting to clients. Knowledge of Cinema 4D, Vectorworks and Photoshop. This role would suit a 3D creative that is either currently at a senior designer level looking for their next step up in to more of a managerial role whilst remaining hands on still, or someone already in a managerial 3D Designer role looking to join a large international agency where they can work on global accounts. Easily... 30 July 2014 17:05:50 +0000 Senior Manager, Digital Product Development Senior Manager, Digital Product Development We are looking for a Senior Manager, Digital Product Development to join the team. You will be responsible for leading and managing a digital products/production team, by delivering high-quality experiences for Disney Interactive EMEA. This role contributes to Disney Interactive's central function of producing destinations and products that encourage and allows for families and kids to be entertained, interact, and engage with beloved Disney characters, franchises and Disney brands. You will be responsible for leading teams delivering an evolving range of digital products and current and emerging platforms and devices, mobile, online and others. The role will work closely with many stakeholders across the business and requires patience, excellent communication and consultancy skills and work with a broad range of stakeholders to understand business requirements and scope in order to deliver against core marketing priorities across EMEA. You will provide operational leadership, planning, and daily management of the Product Development team as well as ensureing delivery of products and services meeting business requirements and objectives, on time and on budget, and to the required quality standards. It is an exciting role where you will oversee the development of detailed roadmaps and the delivery of content plans for each of the supported product areas. You must have successfully developed and managed approximately 10 people, resources and schedules for major media brands, high profile IP or leading global... 30 July 2014 16:04:55 +0000 Middleweight Designer An outstanding Middleweight Designer required immediately to work on some of the most prestigious and well known retail clients. This incredible retail agency are on the lookout for a talented Middleweight Designer to join their incredible . With two offices in the UK they are expanding and looking to work with the best of the best. Working on some leading retail accounts this agency covers POS, Digital and Brand advertising campaigns. As the Middleweight Designer you will be fully immersed into the incredible client base this retail agency already holds. Being passionate about new and innovative design as well as wanting to learn about the mechanics of the agency and clients will not just be required but promoted! This is a role for someone looking for the next step in their career in the agency world. The perfect Middleweight Designer will have a passion for seeing projects through concept all the way to the completion and final product. Evidence of campaign design would be advantageous alongside experience of a retail agency environment. A passion for creative concepts is a must with the ability to demonstrate this in your portfolio. Is this you? Send your CV and Portfolio in ASAP! 30 July 2014 15:03:20 +0000 Senior Copywriter Senior Copywriter - Brand Storytelling Agency - 50 - 55k A one of a kind brand storytelling agency is looking for a Senior Conceptual Copywriter to join their creative team. You will be joining the agency at a really exciting time, & get the opportunity to be a part of their continued growth. They are based in Central London & work with well known brands across FMCG, alcohol & confectionery. As a Senior Conceptual Copywriter you will work across multiple platforms from ATL TV advertising to experiential campaigns. Must Haves... • Big ideas person • 6/7 years + in relevant advertising/integrated agency • Ability to work across multiple disciplines • Presentation skills • Evidence of end to end project delivery - From receiving a client brief to project completion If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply with full CV & portfolio at or get in touch on 020 3603 4090. 30 July 2014 11:11:25 +0000 Lead Designer A start up, backed by exceptionally talented creatives, with a clear vision in how to position an agency in amongst the top dogs in the industry. You will be working collaboratively with the creative lead, handling work from early conceptual stage right the way through to polished designs. You will be happy working closely with the creative lead, and this is a perfect role for somebody who craves that conceptual involvement. You will have retail work in your book, not just in-store but work TTL for retail brands. A real advantage would be an exposure to luxury brands, an understanding of what it takes to design high-end brands. On top of this, you need to be happy to take control of your own briefs and projects, being happy to work hard; for this you will receive a range of work that will stand out in the strongest of books! Sound good? Get in touch.