The Drum Jobs 26 August 2016 15:03:46 +0000 Digital Designer Job Title: Digital Designer Location: Wakefield Salary: £28,000 - £32,000 About the Digital Designer Role You will be joining one of the most luxurious women’s fashion brands in West Yorkshire. Our client is currently under going a huge transformation instore and online ensuring they give their customers the best shopping experience. This role would suit a Middleweight Designer who is looking to step up within the next year to senior. You will be responsible for providing design solutions for all offline marketing campaigns as well as online HTML Emails, web banners and category landing pages. You will work closely with the marketing team to keep updated with key collections and departments for promotion across all channels. This role is based in Wakefield and easily commutable by car from Leeds, Huddersfield, Halifax, Harrogate and North Manchester. About You You will have a portfolio that presents innovative and creative designs across print and digital, preferably in fashion retail. You will have the ability to present creative flair whilst working within brand guidelines. You will ensure all design briefs are completed and delivered on time and to budget. You must have frontend development knowledge and have experience using HTML and CSS. You will be enthusiastic and highly motivated. Essential Skills: ·         HTML – Ability to build responsive HTML emails from conception to completion ·         Adobe CS5... 24 August 2016 11:11:52 +0000 Photoshop Retoucher - Tamworth, Staffordshire International Packaging Design and Production company are seeking an experienced Photoshop Retoucher with a keen eye for colour and colour matching skills and knowledge of artwork, pre-press and repro procedures. 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 Photoshop will be essential, along with knowledge of artwork, pre-press and repro procedures. Key Responsibilities: •    Converting images received into colour correct, production ready images for use in any media environment. •    Colour correct and execute client’s comments and direction •    Managing multi layered PSD’s containing multiple Layer sets and file management. •    Produce colour accurate proofs for client approval •    Ability to mentor new & junior staff, provide training to less experienced team members •    Responsibility for ensuring line and traffic managers are kept informed of the progress of the jobs they are working on, and any impact there is to the production plan •    To understand the importance of using systems and to record image retouching progress on jobs •    To ensure that all images produced and proofed are correct and reviewed in accordance to the quality procedures •    Develop and update master artworks and guideline documentation. •  ... 23 August 2016 14:02:10 +0000 Artworker - Tamworth, Staffordshire International Packaging Design and Production company are seeking an experienced 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 •    Ability to... 16 August 2016 12:12:06 +0000 Senior Creative Designer - Top Branding Agency, Leicester Established and well respected Branding Agency based in Leicester 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. They are seeking a  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 The Person: •    Have between 7-9 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? •    An excellent all-rounder, able to drive design projects... 16 August 2016 12:12:07 +0000 Creative Designer - Birmingham Birmingham based Creative Agency are seeking a Creative Designer to join their growing agency who can produce original and innovative concepts and designs to the highest standard. They are looking for a balanced all-round Creative Designer – an excellent idea generator with the confidence to come in, find their place within the team and hit the ground running. You’ll need to be a real ‘do-er’ who won’t be fazed when faced with a new project and will add their own magic to deliver great solutions. This individual must very quickly command the trust of both studio and account teams.   Job Description:   • Execute day to day project tasks; Produce original and innovative concepts, designs and visuals to the highest standard.   • Take briefs from Creative Director, Senior Creatives and members of the account team and execute accordingly.   • Develop, guide and inspire more junior creatives   • Effectively communicate upwards and with other agency counterparts   • Understand the internal and external influences affecting clients’ business   • Able to clearly articulate creative rationale behind concepts/proposals   • Demonstrate an understanding of the following criteria within each brief.  – Creative direction  – Project tasks and deadlines  – An understanding of clients’ marketplace  – An understanding of artwork/production constraints   • Individual should also develop relationships with... 16 August 2016 12:12:21 +0000 Artworker - Creative Agency, Worcestershire Worcester based Creative Agency are currently looking for an Artworker to join their team.  You’ll be working across a range of print, advertising and onlne projects. They are seeking an Artworker with all the usual mac skills – InDesign/Illustrator/Photoshop, plus an understanding of digital in the form of animated banners/MPU’s etc. You will be preparing artwork for publication of one sort or another – fast turnaround press ads, literature, sometimes technical literature, display/exhibition work and increasingly artwork for digital. Essential skills required: • Previous experience in a similar Artworker role, either working within a team or independently • Broad range of technical skills to create high quality artwork for online and print • High skill level in using Adobe software: InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and Acrobat • Motivated self-starter with excellent attention to detail • Project management skills: troubleshooting, able to work effectively under pressure to meet deadlines, multi-task and manage priorities So if this looks like the role for you I'd love to see your CV and work samples. Artworker Worcestershire c£25k 16 August 2016 11:11:30 +0000 Senior Account Manager - Creative Agency We’re delighted to be working with this Creative Full Service agency based in Cheshire, who are actively looking for a Senior Account Manager to join them as they continue to grow. This agency works with some of the UK’s biggest brands spanning retail, sports, entertainment and FMCG. There are lots of opportunities for growth within these accounts, and the Senior Account Manager will be responsible for not only the successful retention of these client relationships, but also spotting opportunities to grow these accounts further. You will be managing a team of Account Managers and Account Executives and ensuring that all campaigns are managed from start to completion. This is a great role for someone looking to work in a very agile agency, with a very strong team of creatives. We are looking for a Senior Account Manager with strong agency experience, ideally from a creative or design agency. You will be a creative thinker, able to shape solutions for your clients as well as being able to deliver high quality creative solutions for them. You will be a strong communicator with the ability to build strong relationships quickly, both with your clients, but also internal departments. This is a fantastic role and one not to be overlooked! Please get in touch now to find out more: 12 August 2016 12:12:09 +0000 Design Manager Design Manager Gibraltar £65-70k If you’re a Senior Creative looking for a new challenge, how about working for a marketing leading gaming company based in sunny Gibraltar! We need an experienced Design Manager to oversee and inspire an in-house team of up to 12 designers, ensuring the creation of top quality online and offline campaigns for all marketing channels. You will be the driving force in defining the visual style and design of all marketing communications and design, generating strong creative concepts and ideas that work effectively and are on brand. You will work with a number of internal stakeholders as well as colleagues across Production, UX, UI and Development teams, so you should be a real team player able to develop strong relationships. You will need to be a talented Senior Designer with significant management and leadership experience in a busy creative environment, as well as experience of working on brands in the gaming or sports sectors. There is a generous relocation package on offer as well as top class benefits. M7823 12 August 2016 11:11:47 +0000 Account Manager - Creative Agency in Cheshire Account Manager - Well established Creative/Marketing Agency based in Cheshire.  Our client, a well-established and thriving full-service Marketing agency in East Cheshire, is on the lookout for an Account Manager or Senior Account Executive, to join their team; working on a brand new retail account for the agency.   Specialising in brand and customer engagement, the agency work across advertising, digital, social and PR to create truly integrated campaigns, that ultimately help to grow their clients businesses. They have an enviable client portfolio of retail, lifestyle and entertainment clients, some of which have been established clients since their inception over 25 years ago. With a friendly and passionate team, they are looking for a highly personable Senior Account Executive, looking to take the step up to AM level, or an Account Manager looking for a new challenge. As an Account Manager, you will be managing POS, packaging, literature, advertising and some TV projects; an appreciation of digital would be highly advantageous and your campaign management skills will be second to none! We’re looking for someone who is highly focused on process, delivery and executing multi-channel campaigns. This role won’t be around for long; please apply now to be considered.  This role is easily commutable from Manchester, Stockport, Knutsford, Wilmslow and Macclesfield 11 August 2016 17:05:43 +0000 Senior Creative Copywriter Senior Creative Copywriter Location: Manchester Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 About the Senior Creative Copywriter role You will be joining one of Manchester’s top digital marketing agencies. They are a multi-award winning brand agency that works with some huge names in the leisure industry. You will work within the core team as a senior consultant and be responsible for brand development and alignment and brand outputs. The agency is based in Manchester City Centre and easily commutable from Stockport, Liverpool, Chester, Bolton and Preston. About You You will be a natural problem solver and have exceptional creative writing skills, allowing you to interpret structure and deliver textual content with maximum impact. You will work along side brand strategists, researchers and creatives and report into the Creative Director. You will be delivering and overseeing content development to the finalised output. Essential Skills ·         Microsoft Office (excel, word, keynote, powerpoint, outlook) ·         Experience in a creative copywriter role ·         Strong character ·         Conceptual thinker   What to do next If this role ticks all the right boxes and you would like to find out more. Please don’t hesitate to get in touch Or call me on 0161 238 6700 11 August 2016 16:04:22 +0000 Contract Web Designer (HTML, CSS) 7 Week Contract Web Designer (HTML, CSS)            Location: Hyde Day Rate: Negotiable About the Web Designer role Our client is a leading educational business based in Hyde. They have recently gone under a digital transformation and launched an ecommerce site that has caused a major surge in business and they are currently under a lot of strain to get the work done. They are looking for a Web Designer with HTML, CSS coding skills to work in their office full time for 7 weeks, designing and building emails, web banners and landing pages. Easily commutable from Manchester, Stockport, Preston and Bolton. Essential Skills ·         Adobe Creative Suite ·         HTML, CSS ·         Experience working within ecommerce advantageous What to do next If this role ticks all the right boxes and you would like to find out more. Please don’t hesitate to get in touch Or call me on 0161 238 6700.  09 August 2016 07:07:35 +0000 Junior Creative Team This is a fantastic opportunity to join a thriving advertising agency based in Manchester city centre, this agency have growth from strength to strenght and have some of the best talent in the UK, Due to continued success they are now looking for a junior creative team, copywirter and Art Director to join them.  You will have brilliant career prospects and the chance to work with some of the best creatives in the industry.  You will also get to work on high profile TV campains.  Get in touch asap for more information. 09 August 2016 07:07:11 +0000 Art Director This is an amazing opportunity to join a Midlands agency grwoing from strength to strength get in touch asap for a confidential chat. 26 August 2016 18:06:33 +0000 Designer Designer, Retail Sector, Worcestershire, 20,000 - 25,000, Perm, ASAP I am on the lookout for an experienced designer to work as part of an award winning team within the retail/healthcare sector in their brand new office space in Worcestershire that is commutable from Warwickshire, South Birmingham and Gloucestershire but due to its location you must be able to drive and have a car. This is a brand new designer position working within a dedicated, fast paced and fun office working collaboratively alongside the companys marketing team. You will be responsible for the companys 6 brands which you will be taking to the next level ensuring they are engaging and creative across print and digital. Reporting to the Marketing Manager and also supporting the Product Designer this role is extremely broad and requires this candidate to have previous experience working within a similar environment, juggling many plates at any one time. You will be working across POS, banners, websites, exhibitions, internal and external communication and social media. Responsibilities include: Conceptualisation and artworking of all print and digital marketing collateral. Product photography. Image retouching. Designing and building email marketing campaigns. Print management. Develop mood boards for internal and external projects. Skills and Experience: Broad ranging graphic design experience. A strong portfolio that demonstrates passion and knowledge of design techniques. Excellent communication skills. Can work competently across the Adobe Creative Suite. Have... 26 August 2016 15:03:39 +0000 Freelance Midweight 3D Designer After winning a huge pitch our client is looking for some freelance Midweight 3D Designers to help assist them on a few upcoming projects. You will be working alongside some exceptional designers within an agency known worldwide for their innovative projects. You will need to be able to use Cinema 4D and Vectorworks proficiently with a good understanding of Adobe CS. For this project you will need to have experience of working on retail brands before and be able to show in your portfolio that you can design stunning renders and visuals. Interested? Apply now with your CV and portfolio. 26 August 2016 14:02:23 +0000 Senior Art Director My client is looking for an ambitious creative Senior Art Director to join their company for an initial 3month contract. This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of an award winning agency based in London. You will be working with an impressive in house creative team developing exciting events for major Brands. The Senior Art Director will Come from a strong experiential marketing background. Have previous experience with copywriting skills. Work collaboratively across the agency. Be able to translate ideas in a real and 3D environment. Come with a strong hands on approach to work and able to handle a fast paced environment. If you believe you are the right person for this position and would like to hear more details please do not hesitate to get in touch:/(see below)   26 August 2016 14:02:00 +0000 Campaign Manager Manchester This role is for a Campaign Manager to work within the in-house studio of a leading company in city centre Manchester.  It is a fantastic opportunity if you want to work in an in-house environment, working closely with one brand, though with multiple contacts. This role is all about delivering quality creative work consistently, there is no requirement to work on P&L, or account growth. If you're confident in your ability to deliver in a creative environment across a range of print and digital campaign and would like a different role than the norm get in touch. 26 August 2016 11:11:04 +0000 Freelance Senior 3D Designer We are looking for a super talented freelance senior 3D Designer to work on a 2-3 month project for a global retail and branding agency. You will need to be able to use Cinema 4D to an exceptional standard, being able to create amazing renders of store environments and brand experiences. It would be a bonus if you were also skilled in hand sketching. This agency is looking for somebody who is innovative and able to work in a fast paced environment. Interested? Apply now with your CV and portfolio. 26 August 2016 10:10:10 +0000 StudioLR Middleweight/Senior Designer We're looking to boost our team in Edinburgh with a Middleweight / Senior Designer who demonstrates a depth of industry experience bringing brand identity and, ideally, environments to life. You'll be exposed to a diverse range of challenging projects and will need to share our commitment to designing change, delivering impact and effectiveness. And you must be able to offer us something special that builds on the skills and expertise of our current team. You'll be joining an energetic team with a social conscience, you might like to volunteer on the Care Van with us and you'll be welcome to join us in Yoga on Wednesdays. Please tell us what you can add to the future of StudioLR (with examples of your best three pieces of work), along with your salary expectation. 26 August 2016 09:09:52 +0000 Web Designer Role Purpose: This role involves creating web designs for dating websites and providing full brand support for our Partners, comprising; world renowned media brands, global partners and entrepreneurs. Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities: Creation of design work of a high standard that follows and answers a brief Creation of designs from scratch using the Adobe Creative Suite Building web pages designs using HTML and CSS Cross browser testing and troubleshooting Key Skills, Knowledge, Experience and Competencies: Interpretation of brief to create high quality design work Knowledge and experience of hand coded HTML and CSS Ability to use the Adobe Creative Suite (in particular Photoshop and Illustrator) Portfolio of web design projects on which you’ve contributed Flexibility and experience with working in a deadline driven environment Be able to create work for print on an ad-hoc basis Salary: The basic salary is upto 30,000 per annum Location: Windsor headquarters Hours of work: The working hours for this role are Monday-Friday, 9am-530pm. About Us: We are one of the world's leading online dating, social discovery and lifestyle companies. Our mission is to connect people to a life they'll love through our portfolio of nine brands. Our products cater to a diverse range of lifestyles and interests, and are currently used by more than 45 million consumers globally. With offices in London, Windsor, Boston and San Francisco, we offer our team great working conditions and very competitive... 26 August 2016 02:02:19 +0000 Media Manager Working for one of the UK's leading engineering support services organisation we wish to appoint a Media Manager to work within the Training Centre based in Lyneham. This is a great opportunity to become the key point of contact for high level media strategy and lead the media creative team. Responsibilities: Responsible for Media services and ensuring delivery to contract requirements. Lead and manage multiple workstreams, serving as the primary and high level contact to articulate media strategy Line management and functional responsibility of the Media Team, ensuring high standards and Continuous Improvement; ensure staff development and best practice through identification of Continuous Professional Development opportunities, monitoring, feedback, appraisal, discipline and training interventions and ensuring all supporting documentation is completed Determine and oversee the best possible implementation of all approved media plans and projects through developing project objectives, identifying deliverables, schedules, and estimating resources needed Manage the weekly workflow, adjusting task allocation and workloads in Real Time based on current and future needs Manage and monitor project progress to ensure projects meet scope, timeline, budget, and quality goals Act as an advocate for continuous improvement and inspire client participation through promotion of the Media Team capability Be the brand guardian and ensure the relevant brand is applied consistently across every touch-point Maintain a high awareness of industry issues and trends Maintain a... 25 August 2016 16:04:27 +0000 Creative Artworker I am working with a highly regarded and established luxury travel company are seeking a Creative Artworker to join their existing marketing team in MediaCityUK. Working as part of a fast paced marketing team, in a vibrant office space you will be responsible for the Manchester offices creative function; which will involve a mixture of design and artwork for brochures, direct mail, advertising, web and e-shot banners. Suitable candidates will have strong mac skills (Adobe Creative Suite) and will ideally have over 2 years experience in designing and artworking to a high level. Portfolio examples containing; brochures, direct mail and catalogue work will be highly regarded for this position. The company offer a competitive salary, alongside great benefits and a good career progression. This is an exciting position in a great location, so please apply with your CV and Portfolio. 25 August 2016 16:04:09 +0000 Midweight 3D/ Interior Designer We are looking for a Midweight 3D Designer (or a Junior looking to make their next step) to join with a really fun and well-established creative agency based in East London. They work on some exciting projects, creating retail environments and brand experiences that are both innovative and entertaining. You will need to ideally have at least 2-3 years retail experience and be a master of Cinema 4D. It would be a bonus if you have strong hand sketching abilities, with a portfolio that really shows you not only create amazing renders but come up with the ground-breaking concepts as well. Interested? Apply now with your cv and portfolio. 25 August 2016 15:03:59 +0000 Senior 3D Designer Based in the heart of London our client is a leading retail and branding agency that work on some of the biggest brands across the world. They are now looking for a Senior 3D Designer to join their team and lead briefs from concept to production. For this position you will need to have a exceptional understanding of using C4D and Vectorworks in 3D environments and it is vital that you have a portfolio that showcases a variety of renders and sketches. Does this sound like the next big challenge for you? Apply ASAP with your CV and portfolio. 25 August 2016 10:10:12 +0000 Digital Designer Our prestigious Surrey based client is looking for a digital all-rounder for a three month freelance contract.    If you are a creative that instinctively thinks of digital / motion solutions first and can suggest numerous digital routes to creative challenges then this international brand needs you.   You must be a versatile designer who is  creating striking UI visuals, moticomfortableon graphics, e-marketing & social campaigns as well as  print design projects.   Technical skills include: Excellent Creative Suite, ideally including After Effects and a reasonable knowledge of  HTML / CSS skills.   This is booking is to start end of September, until 23/12. You must be able to get to  West Sussex - own transport preferable but good train links. Day rate tbc.   Get in contact for more info.