The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 20 January 2017 16:04:06 +0000 Packaging Artworker - Tamworth, Staffordshire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/148130/Packaging%2520Artworker%2520-%2520Tamworth%2C%2520Staffordshire.html International Packaging Design and Production company are seeking an experienced Packaging Artworker to produce artwork across a range of boxes and cartons, blister packs, labels and other printed material. You'll be based in their studio in Tamworth, Staffordshire working within the artwork production team. Excellent skills with the latest Adobe Creative Suite, especially Illustrator will 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. Key Responsibilities: •    Accurately create artwork for client, following client’s brand guidelines or design requirements, with the ability to create multilingual artwork whilst maintaining consistency across the complete range.   •    Ensure that all work is completed to client guidelines and to the standards outlined in the process and procedures •    Ensure artwork interpretation is achievable within print production constraints. •    Prepare accurate artworks from approved design and brief •    Ensure client guidelines are followed •    Roll-out artwork across complicated multilingual packs from translation documents •  ... 20 January 2017 12:12:45 +0000 Senior Global Brand Communications Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/148121/Senior%2520Global%2520Brand%2520Communications%2520Manager.html Senior Global Brand Communications Manager – Costa Global Marketing – Permanent – Dunstable Based   Join our mission to deliver customer preference and incremental global growth   Develop a competitively advantaged global communication strategy Deliver a consistent brand message to customers globally Raise the bar in brand communications and leapfrog our competition  We're incredibly proud to be the nation's favourite coffee shop brand* Now, as we're expanding into new countries across the globe, we have even greater ambitions. We want to inspire the World to love great coffee! Showcasing our coffee credentials and putting our people at the front and centre of our business.  Who we are looking for   You're a self starter with the tenacity to deliver beyond the immediate and in ambiguous conditions. You're also super smart, socially and culturally adept with exceptional communication skills. You'll connect with people at all levels, inspiring and influencing as you cultivate meaningful relationships in, out and across our global business whilst leading cross functional teams and senior stakeholders. You're hungry for new knowledge and are eager to learn; thinking outside of the box to bring fresh ideas and ways of doing things. You're also insight led, with the ability to join the dots from multiple data sources at speed to make bold decisions. A classically trained marketer who's worked in global role's for some of the big multinational players and you're accustomed... 20 January 2017 12:12:34 +0000 Senior Global Brand Marketing Manager x2 http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/148120/Senior%2520Global%2520Brand%2520Marketing%2520Manager%2520x2.html Senior Global Brand Marketing Manager x2 – Costa Global Marketing – Grade B – Permanent – Dunstable Based   Join our mission to deliver customer preference and incremental global growth   Develop outstanding bi-monthly campaigns to win the hearts and minds of customers in lead geographies Develop POS and activation plans for adaptation locally Deliver a consistent brand message through our communications to customers globally  We're incredibly proud to be the nation's favourite coffee shop brand* Now, as we're expanding into new countries across the globe, we have even greater ambitions. We want to inspire the World to love great coffee! Showcasing our coffee credentials and putting our people at the front and centre of our business.  Who we are looking for   You're commercially savvy with a deep appreciation of customer needs. Solution focused; you subtly navigate challenges as they arise and are not derailed by issues and setbacks.  You're driven to deliver beyond the immediate and are comfortable operating in ambiguous situations. You're socially and culturally adept with exceptional communication and collaboration skills; you'll connect with people at all levels as you build meaningful relationships in, out and across our global business enabling you to function successfully - as you manage multiple agencies and stakeholders across multiple markets to deliver effective integrated multi channel global campaigns. You're the owner of a marketing/business degree and... 18 January 2017 16:04:13 +0000 Senior Account Manager - Respected Creative Agency, Leicester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/147905/Senior%2520Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520Respected%2520Creative.html Established and well respected Branding Agency with offices in Leicester & London are looking to recruit a first class Senior Account Manager with extensive creative agency experience. The Agency Established since the 1980’s this award winning Agency work across all forms of media and have a talented and passionate creative team. Their client list includes household names and blue chip companies. Positions are available at their Leicester HQ or new London office available for a Senior Account Manager who has 10 years+ agency experience.   The role: As Senior Account Manager you will: •    Represent the Agency in presentations and meetings, building good working relationships •    Be responsible for managing and developing an exciting portfolio of clients •    Understand client needs, take briefings, consult with confidence and liaise with the studio teams and suppliers •    Control the financials of specific client accounts from quotations through to invoicing and reporting •    Deliver a high standard of client service •    Have a full, clean driving licence The person: This is an exciting opportunity to join a successful design agency. To be part of our fast-paced and highly productive team you must: •    Have approximately 10 years design agency experience preferably to include packaging. Being a qualified graphic designer, although not essential would be advantageous •  ... 18 January 2017 16:04:43 +0000 Senior Creative Designer - Top Branding Agency, London http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/147901/Senior%2520Creative%2520Designer%2520-%2520Top%2520Branding%2520Agency%2C.html Established and well respected Branding Agency with offices in Leicester & London are looking to recruit first class Senior Creative Designer with a stand-out portfolio. The Agency Established since the 1980’s this award winning Agency work across all forms of media and have a talented and passionate creative team. Their client list includes household names and blue chip companies. Positions are available at their new London office for a first class Senior Creative Designer who’s passionate about the design process with a stand-out portfolio. The Role: •  Are you a  Senior Creative Designer looking for a new challenge? •  It’s an opportunity to make your mark at a top branding agency •  You need to be a confident, effective communicator who’s passionate about the design process •  Be able to lead major design projects for big named brands •  An experienced conceptual thinker with excellent copywriting skills •  Be able to liaise with studio teams, clients and suppliers •  Knowledge of After Effects, Flash, Dreamweaver, HTML 5, CSS and Java Script, although not essential, would be advantageous The Person: •  Have at least 9 years of experience in the graphic design industry •  A first class graphic designer with a stand-out portfolio •  Lives and breathes design •  Can hold their own in a fast-paced creative studio •  Needs to add something different to our team – is that you?... 18 January 2017 16:04:46 +0000 Senior Creative Designer - Top Branding Agency, Leicester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/147898/Senior%2520Creative%2520Designer%2520-%2520Top%2520Branding%2520Agency%2C.html Established and well respected Branding Agency with offices in Leicester & London are looking to recruit first class Senior Creative Designer with a stand-out portfolio. The Agency Established since the 1980’s this award winning Agency work across all forms of media and have a talented and passionate creative team. Their client list includes household names and blue chip companies. Positions are available at their Leicester HQ for a first class Senior Creative Designer who’s passionate about the design process with a stand-out portfolio. The Role: •  Are you a  Senior Creative Designer looking for a new challenge? •  It’s an opportunity to make your mark at a top branding agency •  You need to be a confident, effective communicator who’s passionate about the design process •  Be able to lead major design projects for big named brands •  An experienced conceptual thinker with excellent copywriting skills •  Be able to liaise with studio teams, clients and suppliers •  Knowledge of After Effects, Flash, Dreamweaver, HTML 5, CSS and Java Script, although not essential, would be advantageous The Person: •  Have at least 9 years of experience in the graphic design industry •  A first class graphic designer with a stand-out portfolio •  Lives and breathes design •  Can hold their own in a fast-paced creative studio •  Needs to add something different to our team – is that you? • ... 18 January 2017 12:12:37 +0000 Visual Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/147888/Visual%2520Designer.html Visual Designer – Costa Digital – Permanent – Holborn Based   Our customers feel connected with our brand and that's down to you Produce online and mobile product designs that thrill Work with talented multi-disciplinary teams Join a digital team that's going places  We're Costa, the nation's favourite coffee shop brand*, pouring our heart and soul into everything we do and creating moments to remember for our customers, our communities and for each other. Together we turn sips into smiles, choices into opportunities and passions into careers. Help us spread a little happiness!  Who we are looking for   You're a creative, concept-driven idea-machine. You're a brand savvy, intuitive and passionate visual designer who knows how to take a brilliant design and make it work across every type of digital platform imaginable. And that's because you understand the code and development process, as well UX design and user-centred principles. So when you're creating, you're always thinking how it will work for the customer. What's more you can balance inspirational visual solutions, with the practical. You're detail-focussed, can identify problems and solve them, have great organisational skills and are happy to work in the hustle and bustle of a fast-growing team. And because you come from a similar role, where you've worked with agile teams from a broad range of digital and traditional design, copy and development teams, we're guessing you might have just found your new... 18 January 2017 12:12:45 +0000 Graphic Designer/Packaging Designer - Worcestershire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/147885/Graphic%2520Designer%2FPackaging%2520Designer%2520-.html This is an excellent opportunity for a Graphic Designer with packaging experience to join a small & friendly In-house Design Team in  Worcestershire who are part of a well-established overseas company. The role is a full time position available at the European Head Office in Evesham, Worcestershire. They are leading experts within the Kitchenware & Housewares industry, supplying to the majority of leading retailers and distributors in the UK. Ideally they are looking for someone with at least 2 to 3 years experience in a similar design role. The successful candidate will be working under the guidance of 2 Senior Designers and alongside 1 other Product Designer across Kitchenware Packaging Ranges. You will need to love the detail and accuracy of Artworking as this would be your primary role in creating eye catching Designs & neat Layouts for Kitchenware Packaging Ranges. Although the role is predominately Packaging Artwork, there will be opportunities to show your creative flare with involvement in the Product Design. This would include tasks such a researching Trends in the market, working on Designs for new Product ranges and creating Presentations to show these ideas to Customers. As well as having sound knowledge of Illustrator to enable you to complete Packaging Artwork, Photoshop is also essential for creating Packaging backgrounds and editing elements such as images/textures. Basic skills in InDesign would be needed for setting up Customer Presentations and Brochures. Photography skills would also be an advantage but not essential. The... 18 January 2017 11:11:59 +0000 3D Designer/Product Visualiser - Tamworth, Staffordshire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/147881/3D%2520Designer%2FProduct%2520Visualiser%2520-%2520Tamworth%2C.html International Packaging Design and Production company are seeking an experienced 3D Designer/Product Visualiser to produce product renders, multiple composites and lifestyle scenes. You'll be based in their studio in Tamworth, Staffordshire working within the retouching team. Excellent skills with the latest 3D rendering software is essential Role: To produce web/print ready 3D product renders of a wide range of electrical goods for a major international client. These could be single product renders, multiple composites or lifestyle scenes. Key Responsibilities: • Pre-flighting supplied manufacturer's CAD files. • Conversion of CAD files into the working 3D application. • Applying textures and materials based on technical briefs. • Setting up 3D models to produce renders for print/E-commerce usage based on client guidelines. • Required to work closely with the both the client and the retouching team. Skills and Abilities: Would ideally have a sound working knowledge of the following: • 3ds Max • Maya • V-Ray • Octane However, training could be provided for someone with similar 3D application skills. A keen eye for detail and the ability to produce high quality 3D images to tight deadlines is essential. To apply please email your CV with examples of you 3D work. 3D Designer/Product Visualiser Tamworth Staffordshire 18 January 2017 11:11:56 +0000 Customer Experience Lead http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/147875/Customer%2520Experience%2520Lead.html Customer Experience (CX) Designer – Costa Digital – Permanent – Holborn Based   Make customer experiences even more memorable through the latest digital and mobile technology   Get to know our customers inside and out Champion the use of digital technology across the customer journey Enjoy being part of a new team whilst helping to shape it   We're Costa, the nation's favourite coffee shop brand*, pouring our heart and soul into everything we do and creating moments to remember for our customers, our communities and for each other. Together we turn sips into smiles, choices into opportunities and passions into careers. Help us spread a little happiness!  Who we are looking for   You're an intuitive CX professional who loves customers. You understand them. It's why you're able to translate their needs into practical solutions that work for them and us. You're also totally at ease with bringing teams together to deliver customer-pleasing journeys (which is down to your easy manner, great judgement and superior communication skills). As a pioneer in this new team, you're just the type of person that likes being able to put their own stamp on things. Something that will go down well at out new digital hub in Holborn. And as you've been cultivating your digital career by designing and managing digital and mobile customer experiences, you're used to building customer journey maps and have a good grasp of wire-framing diagramming techniques.  A bit about the role  ... 18 January 2017 11:11:42 +0000 Visual Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/147871/Visual%2520Designer.html Our customers feel connected with our brand and that's down to you Produce online and mobile product designs that thrill Work with talented multi-disciplinary teams Join a digital team that's going places  We're Costa, the nation's favourite coffee shop brand*, pouring our heart and soul into everything we do and creating moments to remember for our customers, our communities and for each other. Together we turn sips into smiles, choices into opportunities and passions into careers. Help us spread a little happiness!  A bit about the role  We love our brand. It says a lot about what we do and what we believe in. It's a brand our customers trust. And as we build our digital team to respond their ever-evolving digital needs, you'll work with wider creative and marketing teams, to bring the Costa brand to life in the digital arena – overseeing your designs from conception to digital delivery. Nothing will escape your attention as you create on-brand designs that provide consistent and memorable customer experiences – whether they're online, or for their phone or tablet.  So bring us your unique blend, together with ambition and experience and in return we'll give you a competitive salary, a very achievable yearly bonus, plenty of benefits and more coffee than you could dream of to enjoy in a supportive environment.  *Independent survey of 5000 people published in December 2014 by Allegra Strategies. For further details see www.costa.co.uk/terms 17 January 2017 17:05:00 +0000 Visual Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/147783/Visual%2520Designer.html Our customers feel connected with our brand and that's down to you Produce online and mobile product designs that thrill Work with talented multi-disciplinary teams Join a digital team that's going places  We're Costa, the nation's favourite coffee shop brand*, pouring our heart and soul into everything we do and creating moments to remember for our customers, our communities and for each other. Together we turn sips into smiles, choices into opportunities and passions into careers. Help us spread a little happiness!  A bit about the role   We love our brand. It says a lot about what we do and what we believe in. It's a brand our customers trust. And as we build our digital team to respond their ever-evolving digital needs, you'll work with wider creative and marketing teams, to bring the Costa brand to life in the digital arena – overseeing your designs from conception to digital delivery. Nothing will escape your attention as you create on-brand designs that provide consistent and memorable customer experiences – whether they're online, or for their phone or tablet.  So bring us your unique blend, together with ambition and experience and in return we'll give you a competitive salary, a very achievable yearly bonus, plenty of benefits and more coffee than you could dream of to enjoy in a supportive environment.  *Independent survey of 5000 people published in December 2014 by Allegra Strategies. For further details see www.costa.co.uk/terms 17 January 2017 10:10:02 +0000 Creative Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/147740/Creative%2520Director.html Highly Confidential get in touch for more details. 11 January 2017 12:12:49 +0000 Senior Creative Designer - Coventry http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/147221/Senior%2520Creative%2520Designer%2520-%2520Coventry.html Busy Creative Agency based in Coventry City Centre are looking for an experienced Senior Creative Designer. Job description: You'll need to be a good all-rounder. A Senior Creative Designer who is no stranger to rolling his or her sleeves up and getting stuck in with artwork as well as a juicy creative brief! With a minimum of 6 years industry experience you’ll have an excellent understanding of design for all media including print and digital.  You must be skilled in working across presentations and pitches and working within an agency creative team environment. Projects you'd be working on would include Graphic Design, Web Design, Branding, Digital Marketing and Advertising for small businesses to large corporations throughout the UK so being a good all-rounder is essential for this role. Of course full Adobe Creative Suite skills will be essential alond with an understanding of HTML/CSS so you can work alongside the in-house development team. If this sounds like you next career move please send your CV along with samples of you best work asap! Location: The agency is based just off the ring road in Coventry City Centre so you must be based within an acceptable commuting distance of Coventry. Senior Creative Designer Coventry £30-33k 09 January 2017 17:05:06 +0000 Art Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/147020/Art%2520Director.html How do you represent visually the impact of a drug that is going to change someone’s life? How do you illustrate to a doctor the way in which this drug is going to target the cause of their patient’s disease? How do you offer support to a patient, or their carer? These are challenges that we face every day and they are challenges that are met through the application of fantastic ideas, and collaboration with strategists to find the insight that will give you the hook that you work from. We utilise the most relevant and appropriate media for the task in hand and we are not frightened to make suggestions to our clients based on what we believe to be the right creative response to their need. We are looking for an Art Director to join us. We’re looking for a creative who is able to utilise their talent to generate meaningful responses to the most challenging briefs. Through the experience that you have gained, we would hope that you have confidence taking a brief and working through the creative process, right the way through to presenting internally and to clients. Are you able to get to grips with what your client is looking for? Are you able to ask the right questions? Are you confident enough to challenge the direction others are taking if you don’t think it’s the best solution for the audience? We’re looking for someone that understands and puts the needs of the end-user first; who can create a strategic campaign which is based on a big idea and who can put this across in a way that brings people together. We’re fortunate to... 27 December 2016 11:11:25 +0000 Midweight Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/146095/Midweight%2520Designer.html Manchester Fantastic agency based in the city centre with some great consumer clients. Working with a talented and personable Senior Designer, you’ll work across a range of projects from Ad campaigns through to literature, branding, packaging and digital, right from concept stage through to artwork, though they have an artworking team for more technical artworking jobs. This is an agency with a great track record for its creativity, its fully integrated and growing steadily, they are also excellent at giving people opportunities to grow and develop. If you’ve got a minimum of 3 years agency experience and are looking for a fun and creative agency to take your next step get in touch. 27 December 2016 06:06:17 +0000 Digital Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/146077/Digital%2520Designer.html Manchester We’re working with a sizeable full service agency based in South Manchester who are looking for a talented Digital Designer to join their team. You’ll be responsible for creating strong concepts and delivering them across digital platforms through strong UI and UX wireframes and responsive design. You should have a strong background in digital design and be able to showcase conceptual design work across multi-channel campaigns. You’ll understand how to work closely with developers, understanding the limitations of what is possible and how to push technology to its limits.  You’ll work closely with fellow designers, developers, account handlers and project managers across a range of clients, from household brand names across both B2C and B2B channels. This agency has one of Manchester’s best CD’s in place, with a great track record of developing and growing talented people so if you’re ambitious and looking for an excellent mentor this will be a great opportunity. 23 January 2017 16:04:20 +0000 Digital Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/148246/Digital%2520Designer.html JOB DESCRIPTION Digital Designer - Liverpool - £35,000 An exciting opportunity for a Digital Designer has arisen to join an E-commerce company who are looking to embark on an interesting journey of growth and change. Joining their marketing team you will produce a range of creative digital for use across multiple formats, including online, email, social and affiliates. You will be responsible for maintaining website content, delivering high impact creative that meets the brief objectives and connects with their customers. Digital Designer   – The   role You produce, a range of digital creative for use across multiple digital formats Including; online, email, social and affiliates. You are responsible for delivering of the website content. You are proactive and have the ability to understand and take an initial brief to the next level, you deliver high impact digital creative ideas and concepts; that meet the brief objectives and connect with our digital customers. You ensure brand consistency whist innovating for the future. You provide work with accuracy against brief, you are an excellent communicator and confident in presenting work. Develops and maintains excellent working relationships across the creative teams and wider company. Understands the needs of multi device digital creative with user centric design in mind. Constantly strives to be the best and an innovator of ideas and creativity. Understand design briefs and ensures all concepts/design meets the brief set whilst offering creativity and ideas. Regularly reviews... 23 January 2017 16:04:01 +0000 Motion Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/148245/Motion%2520Designer.html One of our favourite clients are looking for a Motion Graphics designer to work within their creative team. This communications agency based in Manchester city centre produce a wide range of projects from campaigns right through to websites, blogs, social media assets and much more. They produce advertising and awareness campaigns for which they would produce a range of collateral. Most recently the company have been producing some awesome animations for clients; ranging from full storyboards to gifs to be used on social media. This role will play a key part in the creation of those animations so After Effects is highly desirable. You will of course be able to express yourself across multiple mediums but at the same time, the agency will utilise you for your strengths and allow you to develop those skills that you may feel need to be improved. Its a highly collaborative environment within a business that truly cares about its people, there is no hierarchy or egos in the agency and employees are actively encouraged to work on a wide range of projects no matter what their seniority is. Its a highly creative environment, whilst it may seem corporate on the outside, its really not when you walk through the doors and become part of this creative team. You will play key part within the business, ideally producing animations but as discussed the role will offer plenty of variety. 22 January 2017 12:12:00 +0000 Graphic Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/148174/Graphic%2520Designer.html WDC Creative are looking for an experienced (2 years minimum post graduate) graphic designer on a freelance basis initially, but with potential for a permanent position in future. We are an independent agency based in Manchester's Northern Quarter, working with a wide range of clients (global names as well as local companies). We currently need additional support in our busy Graphics team - a great opportunity if you like variety and enjoy working as part of a talented, friendly and centrally-located team. 20 January 2017 19:07:39 +0000 Media Relations Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/148143/Media%2520Relations%2520Manager.html is given the opportunity to contribute to that vision. We champion self-reliance and foster a collaborative and innovative culture. The Orange Code is our global manifesto for how we stay true to our purpose and our tradition of reinvention and empowerment. It is made up of ING Values (we are honest; we are prudent; we are responsible) and ING Behaviours: (you take it on and make it happen; you help others to be successful; you are always a step ahead) For us, success will only be achieved if we act with Integrity . Some companies see diversity as a box to be ticked. We see it as fundamental to our success and we encourage a proper work/life balance. At ING, you'll only be judged on your performance in line with the Orange Code. And that's a promise. Job Specification Department Overview: ING is a global financial institution with a strong European base, offering banking services through its operating company ING Bank. In the UK Region, we offer Wholesale Banking services, including lending, financial markets and corporate finance. Corporate Communications as a team oversees internal and external communications, raising the profile of the UK office among stakeholders and ensuring messages are consistent with ING's global positioning and standards. This role is newly developed to increase the media relations and public relations activities of the UK office, in collaboration with ING Group Corporate Communications. Main Duties and Responsibilities of Role: Identifies particular publicity opportunities and risks arising from political, social and... 20 January 2017 15:03:04 +0000 Integrated Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/148129/Integrated%2520Designer.html Integrated Designer West Yorkshire 25,000 - 35,000 About the Integrated Designer Role You will be joining one of Leeds most desirable agencies specialising in Creative, Digital, Data and Social Media. Working across some large accounts in a b2b and b2c sector you will be expected to deliver clients design requirements, ensuring creativity, consistency and compliance within all guidelines. You will work in a close knit team of designers and art directors and report into the Creative Director. You must have the ability to handle various projects, maintain high standards and deliver consistent good quality work. You will be an excellent team player, you will work closely with the account handlers, photography studio and creative teams and you will also set a positive example for the junior members of the team. You will be super organised, confident at pitching and have some knowledge of your clients market. Essential Skills Minimum 3 years experience of interpreting design briefs Digital design experience Creative or Brand agency experience Conceptual thinker If you would like to find out more then please get in touch to Nicola Stelfox at Better Placed on 0161 238 6700 or drop me a line at nicolastelfox@betterplaced.com 20 January 2017 15:03:10 +0000 Art Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/148128/Art%2520Director.html Art Director West Yorkshire 30,000 -40,000 About the Art Director Role You will be joining one of Leeds most desirable agencies specialising in Creative, Digital, Data and Social Media. As the Art Director you will be responsible for the concept, art direction and final designs of an extensive portfolio of projects from an enviable client list. You will have experience in both artwork and design across digital, print and branding. You will be involved in the whole process from the initial concept through to the execution. You will come from a reputable advertising agency with a strong integrated portfolio for mainstream brands. Essential Skills 3+ years in an art director role Creative or branding agency experience Ability to pitch confidently Great attention to detail If you think you might be interested and would like to find out more. Please don’t hesitate to get in touch nicolastelfox@betterplaced.com or call me on 0161 238 6700. 20 January 2017 14:02:17 +0000 Freelance Designer 1 day per week http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/148123/Freelance%2520Designer%25201%2520day%2520per%2520week.html Stockport We’re working with a growing agency in Stockport who need a freelancer with extra capacity to do a regular 1 day per week with them, this would be on-site only. Ideally you’ll be a good all-rounder, good design and artwork skills of course and any additional skills in HTML, website design, infographics, powerpoints, would all be useful.   19 January 2017 20:08:10 +0000 Interaction Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/148062/Interaction%2520Designer.html Interaction Designer A well-known online platform based company are looking for an Interaction Designer to join their highly experienced team. You will be: A specialist in interaction and interface design for digital services. This covers all aspects of a service that a user would interact with, such as web applications, web sites and software. It also includes the non-digital steps a user might take to get something done. Comfortable working at both ends of the scale, from high level flows and journeys to the detail of individual elements on screen. Familiar with the technical side of designing for the web; enough to have informed discussions with developers Define elements on screen (layout, design patterns, controls, actions) Design for visual priorities on screen (such as what needs to be obvious, what needs to be easy, what needs to be made possible) Experienced with rapid, light weight prototyping A designer will form a close partnership with a user researcher so a really good understanding of user flows, decision journeys, Information Architecture, User Profiling, prototypes, site maps, call to action strategies will be essential. This role is about challenging assumptions and testing ideas. Rather than make things look 'pretty' or design what a stakeholder thinks they need, you need to be able to translate known user needs into a solution that will meets those needs, and then to test how well those needs have been met. If interested please send your CV and Portfolio to chris.mccabe@majorplayers.co.uk