The Drum Jobs 27 November 2014 17:05:10 +0000 3D Designer (Retail Environments) - Leicester This international brand communications and retail design agency based in Leicestershire are looking for a 3D Designer to join their busy creative team. Their clients span across fashion, sport, outdoors, charity, leisure and corporate and projects include: •  Brand Strategy •  Exhibitions & Events •  Retail & Interiors •  Campaigns & Communications •  Digital & Social Marketing •  Showrooms & Workplaces They're looking for an enthusiastic 3D designer to join the team. Ideally you'd have some experience within: • Retail environments • Exhibitions • Events • Showrooms • Graphics communication within retail environment • Customer journeys and flow • Good understanding of visual merchandising And proficient in: • Sketch up • CAD • Studio Max • Indesign To apply, please email your CV including current salary details & portfolio of best work. 27 November 2014 17:05:40 +0000 Creative Packaging Artworker- Tamworth, Staffordshire International Packaging design and production company are seeking a Creative Artworker with packaging experience to work on packaging for a major consumer brand. You'll be based in Tamworth, Staffordshire working within the artwork production studio. Excellent skills with the latest Adobe Creative Suite, especially Illustrator with be essential, along with knowledge of packaging artworking techniques. Knowledge of working with creative guidelines already laid down will be required, making amends, using your initiative and creating new layouts and designs across a range of boxes and cartons, blister packs and labels. As with all artworking roles excellent attention to detail and the ability to work accurately at speed is key.  The successful candidate will be required to start ASAP in January 2015. To apply please email over your CV and examples of your packaging design and artwork. 26 November 2014 17:05:54 +0000 Graphic & Web Designer One of the UK’s most established high street retailers is looking to recruit a Graphic & Web Designer for their in-house studio team in West Yorkshire. It is essential that you are able to design across both print and web in order for your application to be successful for this role. You will need excellent skills in InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Dreamweaver and HTML. Coding skills are required for this role. You will be working on a variety of projects including catalogue fashion pages, HTML emails, magazine DPS’s, website designs, DM, adverts, web banners, flyers, posters and internal communications. There will be seasonal campaigns throughout the year spanning across multichannel media. Your role will include working to brand guidelines, managing workloads, adhering to deadlines, prioritisng briefs and liaising with different departments. This is a superb opportunity to join a successful organisation with additional company benefits! 23 November 2014 10:10:16 +0000 Creative Artworker Fast, accurate and attentive to detail? Good under pressure? Able to work to exacting deadlines on a range of TTL campaigns without loss of quality? If so, one of the region’s most professional agencies wants to hear from you. NOW! The (award-winning) agency in question is well-known and well-established, has a growing creative reputation and an ever-increasing workload, and now requires an experienced Creative Artworker who, in addition to the above, must (obviously) be experienced in all of the main software, and have a good feel for layout and design, together with an unwavering commitment to high standards. At least 3 or 4 years’ experience is required. The agency is extremely busy, and the environment friendly and informal. Salary is negotiable. This is a great opportunity to join a respected agency at an exciting time. Interested? Call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV to 21 November 2014 09:09:58 +0000 Senior Designer - Warwickshire Busy Creative Agency based near Stratford Upon Avon are looking for a Senior Graphic/Web designer to join their team. Full description: They are looking for a Senior Graphic/Web designer who has experience in design for print and front end web design. For this role you'll be one of the lead designers in the studio so it goes without saying you'll need to be up there with the best when it come to creativity! It's a small but busy studio so you'll also need to be a good all-rounder, able to turn you hand from design for print, logos, brochures and marketing material to digital, web design and HTML mail shots. Fast accurate artworking skills will also be essential.  The successful applicant will be articulate, numerate and have an eye for detail. The role also entails undertaking original design artwork for print as well as HTML mailers and front end website design and build following existing brand guidelines. An excellent knowledge of the latest Adobe Creative Suite is essential. Senior Graphic/Web Designer - Near Stratford Upon Avon, Warwickshire £25-30k 19 November 2014 09:09:43 +0000 Creative Director 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 TITLE: Graphic Designer We’re looking for a creative graphic designer. One who knows their way around a mac as well as their sketchpad. If you love all elements of design from POS to press ads, have an exciting book and want to work on a collection of international sports and fashion brands, then you should probably get in touch. Salary between 20-30k dependent on experience.   14 November 2014 15:03:52 +0000 Senior Design Manager - Nottingham 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 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 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 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 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 06 November 2014 15:03:10 +0000 Account Director 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 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:   no agencies please 05 November 2014 11:11:05 +0000 Creative teams wanted (Permanent and freelance) 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 Please note, only successful candidates will be contacted. No recruitment agencies please. 05 November 2014 09:09:39 +0000 Creative Designer 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 28 November 2014 17:05:18 +0000 Artworker Our hugely successful retail client are looking for an exceptional art worker to join their team of talented individuals. This a company who pride themselves in looking after their staff and commit to developing high performance products that are recognised across the globe. Based with easy commutable links from Manchester and Cheshire, this is the type of brand you will be proud to work for. You will have excellent artworking skills and be fully confident in using illustrator in particular. This role would suit someone who has worked in packaging or with garments / textiles in a previous role. If you think you have the relevant skills please apply without delay. 28 November 2014 15:03:01 +0000 Graphic Designer Are you a Graphic Designer hoping to work for the agency that everyone is talking about? This is one of the very best creative positions around right now. This agency produces cutting edge design within their sector so to be considered your portfolio must demonstrate good conceptual thinking. To be successful in this role, you will need to be a strong creative thinker with a keen eye for detail. But it’s not all about the conceptualisation, this is also a hands-on role. You’ll need to be as comfortable coming up with a concept as you are seeing the project through to final design and artwork. It goes without saying that you must be au fait with Adobe Creative Suite; additional digital design skills would also be beneficial. It’s essential that you demonstrate a proven background in a similar role and have a clear passion for design. Any web experience would be a bonus, but we won’t hold it against you if you don’t. If this sounds like the opportunity you've been waiting for then get in touch ASAP, send your CV and portfolio now! 28 November 2014 11:11:02 +0000 Junior Designer Needed – West End – Award winning PR Agency Junior Designer Needed – West End – Award winning PR Agency An award winning PR communications agency classed as one of the fasted growing agencies in their space is on the lookout for a creative junior designer with bags full of enthusiasm. This exciting communications and digital agency who have won several awards across CIPR, best international campaign, integrated strategy, best international campaign of the year and superior achievement in brand building to name but a few. They are also voted in the top 10 agencies for Digital, Consumer and Tech. Due to recent success this agency is expanding and looking for a junior creative designer to join their team. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is keen to learn, ambitious and wants to work with a range of clients across Digital, telecoms, technology and photography. This role will involve working between servicing in-house clientele and helping deliver better work for businesses and client pitches. The right person for the role of junior designer must have -Some In-house or agency experience. -Strong interest in PR -At least 6 months of print and digital experience -The ability to meet deadlines, work in a fast paced environment and work well under pressure. -Adobe experience – InDesign, illustrator, Photoshop The benefits Flexible working hours, Duvet day, Bonuses, Pension scheme and private health insurance. Please email for more details. 27 November 2014 17:05:56 +0000 Freelance Artworkers Freelance Artworkers, Various, West Midlands, Agency, up to 20 per hour This is traditionally a busy time for our clients in the run up to Christmas and this year is no exception! We have a number of clients who require freelance support over the next few weeks for anything from a few days to a few weeks. Great opportunities for Creative Artworkers who have the ability to take a basic design all the way through to print ready artwork. You will ideally have experience within an agency environment where you will have worked on a variety of work from brochures, display units or reports through to rebranding projects. It goes without saying that you will be a Mac guru too and know creative suite like the back of your hand! If you are looking for freelance opportunities, have some good availability over the weeks to come and like the thought of working for some super West Midlands based agencies, then please get in touch! 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 only the best marketing jobs. Although we try to respond to all applications, the high number we receive means this isn`t always possible. If you have not heard from us within 72 hours, please assume that your application has not been successful. For more information, visit and we`ll make sure we do our best to find you the perfect marketing role. 27 November 2014 17:05:28 +0000 Senior Designer You will need to have a strong grasp of corporate identity/branding and be a confident and intelligent thinker. top quality copy skills would be ideal for this role, this job is going to incorporate many different skills so being comfortable working within guidelines and also storyboarding for films/videos would be desirable. You need to be friendly but with a strong ability to communicate your ideas and be something more than just a stereo-typical designer someone who can hold their own and stand their creative ground. You will need to be aware of digital platforms and know how to design for them, having extra language skills is a bonus which is more than welcomed. If you are feel this role is right for you please get in touch and send me over your portfolio and C.V. 27 November 2014 17:05:07 +0000 Store Development and Visual Merchandising Manager Store Development and Visual Merchandising Manager - 12 month Mat cover I am looking to fill an immediate 12 month Maternity cover role for my Retail client based in Oxfordshire. A dual role, this position is responsible for the development of both Global store designs and Visual Merchandising approach across all store formats, consistently reflecting the companys brand positioning. Amongst others this role works alongside the MD, Design Team, Marketing, Retail team Buying & Merchandising Team as well as International Team, Finance and Project managers. This is a role which requires dual abilities and someone who has experience in working within a Design Agency and alongside Visual Merchandising suppliers and Shopfitters. The role will require a minimum of 5 years experience in a senior visual merchandising position preferably within the fashion or home accessory industry... The Role - To lead the VM team to deliver an inspiring, cohesive & commercial brand experience through store layout & brand presentation Take full responsibility and ownership of the design & VM budget for new store openings To manage new store development & rollout To be key contact to work with suppliers in developing store design in line with vision of business Develop VM strategy & guidelines to be implemented across all store formats To develop new VM solutions to ensure that the VM presentation in the stores is constantly innovating and driving the Brand proposition forward To keep up to date on external developments / competitor initiatives in the area of VM Store... 27 November 2014 16:04:22 +0000 Graphic Designer - POS and Signage A company specialising in retail signage is looking for an experienced mid to senior Graphic Designer to join their small but tight-knit team here in Manchester. This would be a perfect position for all Graphic Designers with POS and retail signage (or event / exhibition signage))experience to further enhance their niche skill set with some very well known and leading high street brands. Work involves concepts, sketches and designs of signage, POS and printed retail marketing solutions for both off the peg and bespoke visual solutions for a number of retailers across many sectors. You will also be involved in art working, making amends to designs and having a hand in the digital printing process. The strongest candidates will have a proven background in designing for retail with a number of projects included in their portfolio. Ideally you will have 5+ years experience of Graphic Design, with a minimum of 2+ years in a retail orientated design position. You'll be a pro in all Adobe CS programs and any knowledge or experience of using Sketchup would be a great advantage (but isn't essential) Please note that this is not a role for junior candidates! If you're looking for your next challenge and match the above criteria send us your CV and portfolio and we'll be in touch. 27 November 2014 15:03:14 +0000 Graphic Designer Graphic Designer Coventry, West Midlands GD145 15 – 17k Green Shoots Recruitment Ltd is looking for an in-house graphic designer to join their very busy marketing team. The role will report in to the Senior Designer. Your creative skills will be matched by an ability to thrive in a team environment. Strong interpersonal skills and enthusiasm are essential to succeed in this role, as is the ability to prioritise work to meet deadlines and communicate realistic timelines to internal clients. We are looking for someone who is able to work on a range of marketing collateral from adverts to brochure design and has strong PowerPoint skills to create editable presentations. As well as being a fast worker, you need to be accurate, organised and display a positive attitude. Sound time management skills are required to manage a constant busy workload. Experience: Minimum: One years experience Skills Required: * Understanding of layout, hierarchy and grid structures * The ability to follow/interpret brand guidelines * Proficient in Adobe CS6 and Creative Cloud (Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop) * Thorough understanding of PowerPoint * Proven ability to take a job through from briefing to final delivery * The ability to design and produce videos would be an advantage but not essential This position is offered within a close-knit team with plenty of opportunity to grow within the business. A can-do attitude is essential as is the desire to get involved with a variety of projects within the marketing department. Applicants must have a portfolio... 27 November 2014 12:12:19 +0000 Senior SEO Executive - London We are looking for an experienced SEO candidate (Accout Manager or Senior Executive level) to join one of the biggest and best Media Agencies in the UK. You will be experienced in SEO, ideally having worked with Bluechip clients previously. You will also get involved in some content work, so it is critical that you have some content experience. You will have experienced and be interested in testing different ideas and discussing your ideas with the team. You will also be confident at pitching and presenting. There is no management involved in this role so could be a good opportunity for someone to develop. For further information and a full job specification please apply today. 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