The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 24 July 2017 13:01:29 +0000 Creative Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164107/Creative%2520Director.html Highly Confidential get in touch for more details. 24 July 2017 12:12:55 +0000 Senior Copywriter http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164059/Senior%2520Copywriter.html This is a rare opportunity to join one of the best agencies inthe UK, if you are looking to join the most succesfull agencies in the UK, get in touch. 19 July 2017 16:04:24 +0000 Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/163800/Designer.html We’re looking for an experienced graphic designer to join our growing creative team based in Leeds. Working across a wide variety of projects from brand design, to campaigns, to small formal print and large format display, you will have a proven track record of delivering to a client’s brief accurately and to a high professional standard both creatively and technically. With a passion for creativity and design, you will work from initial ideas and concepts through to print ready artwork. Approaching projects with energy and enthusiasm to research, challenge, share ideas and push boundaries in order to meet/exceed the expectations of the client. Above all, you’ll be a committed team player who thrives in a busy creative environment, is confident, proactive and takes pride in their work. And who has the drive and ambition to work with and impress some of the world’s best-known brands. WHAT YOU’VE GOT A degree or similar level design qualification plus 3-4 years’ experience working in the graphic design industry and a varied portfolio of your work Mac literate, with a strong understanding of Adobe InDesign Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat, and with a good understanding of MS Word, PowerPoint and Keynote (preferred) An innovative creative thinker and keen problem solver, with meticulous attention to detail and who isn’t afraid to put their ideas forward and challenge the norm in order to achieve the client’s ambitions A highly empathetic team player who thrives in a collaborative environment, is tolerant and... 19 July 2017 12:12:44 +0000 Art Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/163788/Art%2520Director.html Fast-growing north-west agency needs an ambitious art director with strong concept (and design) skills. Someone who understands FMCG brands, approaches every brief creatively, and is full of energy and passion. Someone with at least 3-4 years’ experience - ideally in shopper marketing/sales promo. And someone who wants to win awards (if they haven’t already). Someone like you, perhaps? If so, please get in touch ASAP. Call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV and samples/URL to advertising.resources@btopenworld.com  13 July 2017 17:05:34 +0000 Junior Creative http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/163536/Junior%2520Creative.html Working in the Branding arm of one of Manchester’s top creative agencies, we’re looking for a hugely talented Junior Creative. We’re looking for a strong all-rounder, you’ll need a healthy interest in branding, be able to develop creative ideas and solutions to complex client briefs, you’ll also need to be a good designer who can then make your ideas into aesthetically pleasing design, and you’ll need to have good digital nous and understanding. We’re looking for someone who can challenge a brief, ask the right questions, and work quickly to develop ideas and solutions for clients, not take 2 weeks! Lots of scope to develop and grow with this agency, under the guidance of some hugely talented and experienced people. You’ll work across national and international brands across Sports, Retail and Technology sectors amongst others. You could be a recent grad from Graphic Design or Advertising background, perhaps looking for your first role or you might already have around 1 years’ experience under your belt.   07 July 2017 13:01:43 +0000 Mid-Senior Designer FMCG/Retail http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/163142/Mid-Senior%2520Designer%2520%2520FMCG%2FRetail.html Manchester   A fantastic opportunity has come about for a Mid-Senior Designer to join the team at a young, fast growing creative agency. Our client works with some very well-known FMCG and Retail brands and so experience within this sector is crucial. With a strong focus on driving brand engagement and customer demand, as a Senior Designer you will work on high impact consumer campaigns such as on-pack promotional designs, packaging, POS, in-store marketing and integrated campaigns, and you should have a track record of working on similar projects in your portfolio.  If you are a passionate, self-driven and ambitious individual with the right experience, you should fit in nicely with the team. What makes this role even better is the opportunity to grow into a leadership position within the studio. The agency is happy to offer any guidance and training you need to forward your career.   28 July 2017 09:09:01 +0000 UX & Proposition Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164421/UX%2520%26%2520Proposition%2520Manager.html I have the pleasure of working with a new global client who are re-locating to Manchester City Centre. This is a great opportunity to join a market leader in their space who are looking to build a team of strong professionals across their digital channels, with UX and Proposition playing an intergral part in their growth plans. As UX & Proposition Manager, you will be responsible for the day to day management of the UX function, responsible for leading on UX strategy and implementation as well as building a team of designers and researchers to help you on your journey.A confident and persuasive individual with excellent communication skills, you'll work with cross-functional teams to interpret requirements and provide advice on the most appropriate solutions. With a portfolio or samples of work demonstrating your experience of creating user-centred design solutions, you'll have proven experience of utilising insights and data to tackle a wide variety of design challenges. Key responsibilities include: Line manage, mentor and develop team members - setting development objectives and managing performance. Leading on all UX strategy across design, research and testing  Collaborate with other teams to get to the heart of what our users need, creating sketches, concepts, user journeys, wireframes and navigational prototypes. Establish and promote design guidelines, best practices and standards. Create a coherent user experience across desktop, tablet and mobile devices. Work with product owners to plan, prioritise and execute the product roadmap.... 27 July 2017 16:04:09 +0000 Graphic Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164376/Graphic%2520Designer.html Leading sports retailer based in Cheshire is looking to recruit a Graphic Designer for their in-house marketing team. You will be producing both print and online material for a range of customer facing projects, including POS, branding, campaigns, promotions, layouts and publications. You will need excellent skills in InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop. Any digital experience would be advantageous too (HTML and CSS). Other essential skills include the ability to work to tight deadlines, be highly organised, communicate effectively with multiple departments, copywriting, working as part of a team and be able to juggle several projects at once. This is a great opportunity to work within an established brand name across exciting retail campaigns! Please apply for this role by sending your CV and work samples through to mcr@becomeuk.com 27 July 2017 15:03:34 +0000 Creative and Design Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164374/Creative%2520and%2520Design%2520Manager.html This highly respected in-house company based in North Yorkshire are seeking a creative and design manager to help lead the team on a new digital first campaign run. With experience in both print and digital across marketing collateral, packaging and cross digital platforms including social media, you will be in charge of a small in-house creative team looking to continue the growth of this renowned business with bags of heritage into a new digital age. From a conceptual stand point you will be very strong, able to challenge the status quo and interject your ideas across various platforms while remaining hands on in terms of the design. Excellent Adobe Creative Cloud skills are a must and any HTML and CSS would be an added bonus. With wonderful offices and a real grandeur about the business, you will enjoy a whole host of great benefits including monetary bonus and free breakfast and lunch. If you feel as though you hold the necessary skill sets and experience then please apply with your most up to date CV and portfolio. 27 July 2017 10:10:39 +0000 In-House Graphic Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164372/In-House%2520Graphic%2520Designer.html In-House Graphic Designer A well-recognised UK aviation brand is looking for an In-House Graphic Designer to join their fast-faced studio. You will be working on a wide range of integrated and promotional projects at brand level and for subsidiary brands across consumer, marketing, trade and employee engagement campaigns. The team has a high mix of energy and motivation and my client requires someone who has experience working in a fast-paced environment. You must have a minimum of 3 years experience and a design related degree. You will also require a portfolio demonstrating your integrated thinking and design execution across print and digital platforms. Note that the company is based near to London Gatwick so the role would suit a candidate living in South-East London/ Sussex, Surrey or Kent. There are good public transport links and there is parking available for staff. Key Responsibilities • Provide leadership and inspiration to the creative team • Interpret design briefs, generate fresh ideas and develop projects from concept stages through to delivery • Oversee the creation and development of integrated campaigns across print, digital platforms • Work in partnership with the creative lead and fellow creatives to deliver brand and creative excellence • Provide support and creative direction to internal departments and external organisations • Help formulate creative campaigns, with an understanding of media planning and communications strategy Key Qualifications/ Experience • A Graphic Design Degree or... 27 July 2017 10:10:38 +0000 In-House Graphic Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164371/In-House%2520Graphic%2520Designer.html In-House Graphic Designer A well-recognised UK aviation brand is looking for an In-House Graphic Designer to join their fast-faced studio. You will be working on a wide range of integrated and promotional projects at brand level and for subsidiary brands across consumer, marketing, trade and employee engagement campaigns. The team has a high mix of energy and motivation and my client requires someone who has experience working in a fast-paced environment. You must have a minimum of 3 years experience and a design related degree. You will also require a portfolio demonstrating your integrated thinking and design execution across print and digital platforms. Note that the company is based near to London Gatwick so the role would suit a candidate living in South-East London/ Sussex, Surrey or Kent. There are good public transport links and there is parking available for staff. Key Responsibilities • Provide leadership and inspiration to the creative team • Interpret design briefs, generate fresh ideas and develop projects from concept stages through to delivery • Oversee the creation and development of integrated campaigns across print, digital platforms • Work in partnership with the creative lead and fellow creatives to deliver brand and creative excellence • Provide support and creative direction to internal departments and external organisations • Help formulate creative campaigns, with an understanding of media planning and communications strategy Key Qualifications/ Experience • A Graphic Design Degree or... 26 July 2017 19:07:17 +0000 Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164308/Designer.html Havas Lynx is an award winning global communications group - with offices in Manchester, London and New York. The majority of the work we do is within the healthcare and wellness sector and we are proud to develop innovative and creative global campaigns, which really make a difference to people’s lives. We are proud to be one of the largest creative agencies working in healthcare and due to our success we’re pleased to be seeking a further Mid-Weight Designer to join us. Our existing team is made up of some extremely strong all-rounders at a range of levels. We are looking for someone who is equally flexible and broad ranging in their approach to compliment this team. Your portfolio should include a strong range of work, including web, print, branding and conceptual examples. What we would love to see in your application is your ability to hit the right tone in a variety of styles and approaches appropriate to our varied clients and target audiences. It goes without saying that you'll also need excellent mac skills, that you're happy working as part of a busy team, flexible in your approach and confident to work with contacts both internally within the agency and externally when required.  In return, we offer an excellent working environment, we're centrally located, extremely busy and your appointment will be part of planned expansion across the business as a whole.   For more information about this opportunity and to apply, please send your CV and portfolio to Katy Nagy at careers@havaslynx.com This advertised post is with Havas... 26 July 2017 19:07:11 +0000 Producer - Film http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164307/Producer%2520-%2520Film.html Havas Lynx is a Healthcare Communications agency with a creative team of over 70 people, and a growing video and motion team, made up of a really diverse range of professionals with different skill sets.  We’re now looking to add to the team with an experienced Producer with a proven history in the corporate sector. A background in film/television will bolster your creative flair, and you will have a clear vision for how messages can work on screen. An excellent communicator, you will be confident and diplomatic when working on creative projects, sharing ideas and developing outcomes. Our Film team is encompasses Producers, Directors, Animators, Editors and Motion Graphics Designers, who thrive on immersing ourselves in new brands, people and products for our pharmaceutical clients. We are passionate about everything we produce from commercials and documentary to brand films and animation for broadcast TV, web, social media, app and exhibition. We actively collaborate across departments and work with top industry talent to produce quality work that captivates our audiences. Your main duties in the role include:  - Taking briefs from Creative and Client Services teams, and act as sounding board  - Provide initial cost estimates and accurately budget productions to maintain agreed levels of profitability.  - Devise production schedules to meet delivery deadlines agreed with account managers.  - Manage all external providers, including, directors, animators, voiceover artists, actors and models... 26 July 2017 14:02:05 +0000 UX Designer Researcher http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164300/UX%2520Designer%2520Researcher.html UX Designer // Manchester City Centre // £22,000 - £28,000 Work for a company who for 40 years have dedicated their time to guiding students along the right path bringing both graduates and employers closer together. Being the #1 company in the UK bridging the communication gap between students and employers they boast an impressive list of clients who, for some, it’s their only choice! Clients include: Major blue-chip recruiters, local authorities and SMEs. Your role… This role will see you undertake the status as a hybrid…UX Designer coupled with UX Research! You will be just as comfortable defining, conducting, implementing and analysing user research as you are creative innovative design solutions. The right person for this role may have more design experience than research or vice versa, either way you will be expected to have the motivation to develop your own UX skillset and flourish as an UX professional! key responsibilities… -          Produce innovative, user-centred, competent based interface design solutions. -          Using a range of qualitative and quantitative research methods to gain a clear understanding of the users needs by established research strategies. -          The ability to explain your design and research findings clearly to stakeholders as well as the whole UX team. -          Using only best practices and... 26 July 2017 11:11:26 +0000 Deputy Creative Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164290/Deputy%2520Creative%2520Director.html We are working with a massively growing and ambitious Creative Agency seeking a Deputy Creative Director to join their team. Based in modern new offices in MediaCityUK, with stunning views and very close to excellent amenities; you will have the opportunity to work on world class campaigns across the full retail sector. Structured beneath the Creative Director and overseeing the creative team, comprising of Art Directors, Copywriters and working with the graphic design team; this role is essentially centred around great ideas bringing out the WOW factor on retailers products and essentially increasing product and market share. As Deputy Creative Director, you will be conceptualising and pitching and presenting your ideas to Directors and Stakeholders of the worlds leading brands and the UKs top retail outlets. You will be scamping ideas out and collaborating with your creative and design team to roll these out into stunningly executed campaigns that dazzle the clients and win pitches! Successful candidates will have a proven and progressive knowledge and experience within shopper marketing and promotion. You will have an exceptional portfolio showcasing your projects over Packaging and POS. Additionally, having a strong understanding of retail-based campaigns and how to roll out in the most intuitive and capturing avenues across all forms of print and digital advertising. This is a pivotal point to join one of he North Wests most exciting new agencies and work on stunning conceptual campaigns. Please apply with your CV and Portfolio. 26 July 2017 10:10:13 +0000 Graphic Designer (Retail) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164288/Graphic%2520Designer%2520%28Retail%29.html An exciting opportunity has arisen with a retail-based company in Salford. They are looking to expand their creative team with experienced Graphic Designers with a strong background in B2C creative campaigns. Working as part of a growing creative team you will have a pivotal role creating conceptual design pieces for massive array of national brands including; New Look, TGI Fridays and JD Sports. You will have the opportunity to design eye catching B2C designs from Window Displays and Way-finding through to POS and FSDUs - everything creative to enhance the physical customer journey. Suitable candidates will have 3+ years commercial experience; working on printed retail campaigns and supplementary be able to consult and liaise with clients. This is a wonderful company to grow your career, produce stunning print design and work with big national brands. The company have a very positive and driven working environment and want someone passionate to join them and continue with their growing success. They are looking to interview asap, please apply with a relevant CV and Portfolio. 26 July 2017 10:10:14 +0000 Structural Packaging Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164286/Structural%2520Packaging%2520Designer.html We are working with an international product development group seeking a talented and experienced Structural Packaging Designer to join their creative team. Based near MediaCity UK, in stunning modern and open-plan office space, this unique client have over 100 years of experience across the world. As the Lead Structural Packaging Designer in a friendly dedicated creative team, you'll have the opportunity to work with the Design Managers and Packaging Designer, working on a range of bespoke and licensed product ranges for retail brands and stores across the UK. The role will involve working on trend analysis, product design and creation of cutter guides. This further rolls out through to the physical piecing of the mocked-up product together so you can see what the product packaging will finally look like before liaising with the suppliers in the Far East. This is a very challenging but rewarding position involving lots of skills and expertise covering product design, costing, through to team briefings and even client pitching. As such a pivotal role within the business, you will ideally need 3+ years experience in structural packaging, with software knowledge in preferably 2D and 3D CAD rendering such as Case Make and a good working of knowledge of Illustrator. Overall, this is an incredible role to work as part of a highly successful and growing multinational company and have vast scope for career progression. They will be looking to interview asap, please apply with your CV / Portfolio. 26 July 2017 10:10:02 +0000 Mid-Senior Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164283/Mid-Senior%2520Designer.html East Lancashire  This is a lovely agency based in East Lancashire with a growing team and a lovely client list, looking for a strong Mid-Senior Designer.  They are keen to find a creative who can grow their strong creative reputation even further, you should be able to work from initial brief through to completion. They are increasingly working in a digital first mindset, and they’d be looking for a designer with a similar outlook. Experience in using UX design practices to influence your design solutions would be beneficial, you should be an advocate of mobile first and responsive design. You’ll need a minimum of 3 years’ experience in either an agency or in-house role, you should be comfortable taking the lead on complex, multi-channel projects.  It’s important you are comfortable in client facing situations, presenting and pitching work, and able to clearly outline your vision and ideas both internally and externally.   26 July 2017 09:09:25 +0000 Graphic Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164278/Graphic%2520Designer.html A high profile client in York are looking to expand their creative design team by adding another Graphic Designer to the studio. This company are one of the world leaders within their particular sector, they work with some of the largest organisations across multiple sectors, many of these organisations have high profile tourist destinations across the globe. The company cover a broad range of disciplines and services which will provide you with plenty of variety with regards to the design output. Creativity and engagement is at the heart of everything this company does, you'll be working across a diverse range of mediums from large format design, branding, signage and wayfinding to illustrative pieces. One week you may be working on a host of exhibition graphics, the next creating a sub-brand for a particular client/venue. You'll work across a diverse range of blue-chip companies and licence, sometimes working to strict brand guidelines. It's a very diverse position. Good typography and layout skills would be a nice advantage but ideally you will have diverse portfolio across various formats of print. If this sounds interesting, please apply with your CV and PDF portfolio.   25 July 2017 17:05:38 +0000 Presentation Specialist http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164224/Presentation%2520Specialist.html Specialist agency based in Cheshire is looking to recruit a Presentation Designer to join their team. This will be an initial 3 month full time contract with the view to going permanent after this period. You will be paid on a pro-rata salary basis. Supporting all divisions globally, your duties will involve delivering high quality presentations across print and digital formats. Content will include slides, infographics and posters. You will need previous experience in creating & editing presentations with good working knowledge of PowerPoint. Any knowledge of Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign would be beneficial too. The ability to follow brand guidelines is key, along with having excellent communication and organisational skills. You will be liaising with other departments on a daily basis - and a keen eye for accuracy & consistency is essential. Training will be provided for the successful applicant. 25 July 2017 16:04:22 +0000 Experienced Junior Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164222/Experienced%2520Junior%2520Designer.html Experienced junior designer looking to make the move? The role is varied and expansive, at the core it is a Branding agency, however it’s primary focus is it’s conceptual and strategic focus on projects. Someone who has experience in this is a must, with your portfolio reflecting this as well. You have full autonomy on the process, working within a small team who come together on the planning, research and initial concepts. There are no ceilings for creative ideas. For this role you will be an experienced junior. In your book you will need to show a diverse range, however showing the conceptual elements is crucial for this role. Not only this but someone who really takes pride in delivering high quality work. This is a sociable place and is looking for someone who is happy to speak up in meetings, doesn’t mind having a laugh and most importantly doesn’t take themselves too serious. This agency are based in a beautiful space just outside of Leeds City Centre, they are a close-knit team who do work hard but enjoy a laugh as well. It is a nurturing environment where you can really push the boat out, you can further your development. It is a really nice culture within the agency and something you pick up on the moment you walk through the door. If you would like to find out more about the role then please do get in touch with Tom. 25 July 2017 15:03:06 +0000 Mid-senior Artworker http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164220/Mid-senior%2520Artworker.html If you’re an artworker who’s committed to the highest standards and has real design appreciation, read on… A fast-growing, award-winning Manchester agency requires a mid-weight/senior artworker to further strengthen their already impressive team! Working closely with a creative team of designers and delivering artwork to spec, you should be able to take initial designs and concepts through to finished artwork, and must have excellent proofing skills, a detailed knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite and the ability to work effectively under pressure, within exacting deadlines, and without loss of quality!  If you’re a talented team player, ready to join a fast-growing studio, this is too good an opportunity to overlook! So get in touch ASAP! Call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV to advertising.resources@btopenworld.com 25 July 2017 12:12:39 +0000 Motion Graphics Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164211/Motion%2520Graphics%2520Designer.html This West Yorkshire agency were established over twenty years ago and have grown from humble beginnings to a team of over fifty people in Yorkshire with more offices around the world. They have a full service offering; covering digital design, design for print and video and motion. Their client base is incredibly varied, ranging from huge international sports brands, through to luxury motor brands, high street banks and even an airline. They are looking for a senior motion designer to join them in a newly created role in their dedicated video team. Although the title is 'motion designer' the role is incredibly varied and will range from concept creation and storyboarding through to elements of film production and editing and of course motion design. You will be an integral part of a team of the video team, responsible for mentoring less senior creatives and helping to get the best out of them. In order to be suitable, you should have 5 years in motion design and animation under your belt. You will be a creative to the core, able to find ways of telling stories through character design and film that will both engage and inform the viewer. Obviously super skills in After Effects will be in your armoury, as will skills with Premiere, Illustrator, Photoshop and Audition. Although no management experience is required, experience of mentoring and guiding less senior team members would be a distinct advantage. The company offer a relaxed and friendly working environment and are based in a landmark period property with excellent state of the art facilities. They are... 24 July 2017 13:01:42 +0000 Creative Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164109/Creative%2520Director.html Creative Director - wanted uregntly by expanding design and branding agency in the Midlands, Ideally you will have a stong branding and design background with extensive packaging experience.  You will be joining one of the countries fastest growing design agencies with a high profile client list to this a rare opportunity get in touch asap for a confidential chat.   24 July 2017 13:01:57 +0000 Senior Creative Team http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/164105/Senior%2520Creative%2520Team.html Highly confidential Senir Creative Team required by fantastic agency get in touch ASAP