The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 23 November 2014 10:10:16 +0000 Creative Artworker http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82449/Creative%2520Artworker.html 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 advertisingresources@outlook.com 21 November 2014 09:09:58 +0000 Senior Designer - Warwickshire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82392/Senior%2520Designer%2520-%2520Warwickshire.html 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 09:09:21 +0000 Junior Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82256/Junior%2520Designer.html Great opportunity to join a thriving independant agency near Chester.  This agency over the last year have won some amazing clients and are now looking to add a junior designer to their award winning team. This is a rare opportunity so get in touch ASAP 18 November 2014 20:08:07 +0000 Mid-Senior Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82239/Mid-Senior%2520Designer.html Ambitious mid-senior designer required to work across all business streams - brand, digital, and print. Working closely with the creative director and related teams to take a brief through from concept to completion with creativity, flair and a 'bring it on' attitude. You'll have extensive client-facing experience plus an excellent working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite. You live and breath to help clients build their brands through creative and strategic development. If you're looking for a pipe and slippers role that will fill the hours between 9 and 5.30, this is not the job for you. But if you are determined to do great work, understand the commercial imperatives and want to share your enthusiasm with a team of like-minded people, get in touch. There is always the chance of progression in EQ, for those who strive for it. 17 November 2014 11:11:14 +0000 Creative Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82125/Creative%2520Designer.html We’re looking for a creative designer. One who knows their way around a mac as well as their sketchpad. If you love design, have an exciting book and want to work on a collection of international sports and fashion brands, then you should probably get in touch. 14 November 2014 15:03:52 +0000 Senior Design Manager - Nottingham http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82018/Senior%2520Design%2520Manager%2520-%2520Nottingham.html 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 http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81986/Senior%2520Graphic%2520Designer.html 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.... 13 November 2014 09:09:47 +0000 Web Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81954/Web%2520Designer.html Successful online business based in central Manchester is searching for a Web Designer to join their growing team. You must be a Front End Web Designer with previous experience designing websites for desktop, mobile and tablet formats. Other projects will include email templates, banner designs and other online marketing material. Essential skills include Photoshop and Illustrator, along with UX and UI layout experience. If you have HTML & CSS then this would be advantageous but not imperative. Applying candidates must have a comprehensive portfolio of online work to show. Any PDF’s or URL’s should be included with your application. 07 November 2014 18:06:53 +0000 Senior Digital Designer - Milton Keynes, Bedfordshire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81684/Senior%2520Digital%2520Designer%2520-%2520Milton%2520Keynes%2C.html 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 http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81669/Account%2520Manager.html 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! 05 November 2014 11:11:05 +0000 Creative teams wanted (Permanent and freelance) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81464/Creative%2520teams%2520wanted%2520%28Permanent%2520and%2520freelance%29.html 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 leigh.sheridan@delineo.com. Please note, only successful candidates will be contacted. No recruitment agencies please. 05 November 2014 09:09:39 +0000 Creative Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81460/Creative%2520Designer.html 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 04 November 2014 16:04:05 +0000 Digital Project & Traffick Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81438/Digital%2520Project%2520%26%2520Traffick%2520Manager.html Global integrated brand communications agency with offices based in Manchester is searching for a Digital Project Manager with Traffick Management experience. Working across both B2B and B2C clients, this is a key appointment within the agency where you’ll be expected to deliver a variety of digital and off-line projects, as well as managing the workflow through the studio. You will need previous agency experience, along with excellent communication skills as you will be liaising between multiple teams within the agency - and also with external client contacts. Main responsibilities will include scoping out digital projects, liaising with 3rd party suppliers, preparing estimates and timelines, managing client relationships, monitoring project life cycles, developing detailed project plans, sourcing freelancers, preparing financial reports and producing regular client status reports. It would be ideal if you have a good knowledge & understanding of sitemaps, wireframing, usability best practice, strategic initiatives, functional & technical specifications, IA, proto-typing and internal & user testing. This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a reputable agency who can offer great benefits along with a competitive salary. 31 October 2014 14:02:06 +0000 Junior-Midweight Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81296/Junior-Midweight%2520Designer.html A lovely boutique creative agency based in Liverpool is looking for a driven and motivated Junior-Midweight Designer to join their studio team. They have a great client list of household brand names and work on a various projects in branding, design and advertising. You will work closely with the Creative Director and other members of the creative team working on a variety of projects from the initial brief all the way through to the finished design piece. A minimum of 12 months agency experience is required for this role. You should be conceptually strong and have the ability to generate design ideas. You should also have competent Adobe skills, excellent communication skills and be able to work to tight deadlines. This is a fantastic opportunity for any passionate designers to continue their career in a great creative agency!       30 October 2014 15:03:23 +0000 Digital Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81249/Digital%2520Designer.html Creative agency based in Manchester are looking to recruit a Digital Designer for their team. You will need previous digital agency experience, along with a good understanding of UI & UX and brand awareness. Essential skills include Photoshop and Illustrator together with a good understanding of HTML5 and CSS3. Your role will be to translate strategies & requirements into concepts, designs and user experiences. You will need to posses a conceptually strong & strategically minded flair for all things digital & interactive. Excellent communication skills are essential, along with an eye for typography, high-quality design and an ability to work across multiple projects simultaneously. 30 October 2014 13:01:11 +0000 Junior Mid Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81228/Junior%2520Mid%2520Designer.html Junior –Mid Designer £20-25k, Manchester   This growing agency needs an additional designer to work on a range of digital brand projects.  You’ll work across the entire design process on a project including design strategy, concepts, production, and final delivery both for their clients and the agency’s own brand. They need someone who can create simple, intuitive and beautiful final designs and user experiences. You will be an integral part of the design department working closely with the Creative Director and other team members from design, UX, development & strategy to successfully deliver projects. They need you to have digital design experience in an agency setting, with good brand awareness and UI/UX understanding (they’ll develop this with you).  You should have excellent Photoshop and Illustrator skills. 24 November 2014 17:05:40 +0000 Midweight Packaging Designer - Global Independent Design Agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82495/Midweight%2520Packaging%2520Designer%2520-%2520Global%2520Independent.html As a Midweight Designer you’ll need to have a solid background in packaging design and a portfolio full of big retail names. You'll be experienced in most as[ecs of packaging design, up to date with recent protocol and guidelines. Most importantly you’ll need to be conceptual with your thinking, driven by developing something new and exciting, you'll always want to push the boundaries and go above and beyond for your clients Experience working with confectionary, alcoholic beverages and food brands would be ideal Must be from a top 10 agency Must have around 3+ years packaging design experience Must be articulate, presentable and confident in working on briefs from concept stage through to delivery. This independent agency is hugely respected within the packaging design field. Consisting of around 30 people they have one of the highest retention of staff within the industry. Creatively they are coming up with work that is pushing boundaries consistently and in turn winning various awards. They are a collaborative studio (with no ego’s) and are looking for people to help the company move forward. Benefits include private health care, life insurance, gym membership and pension scheme contribution. Salary: 28k-35k + Benefits. If this sounds like the right role for you then please send your cv/folio to daniel@twistorstick.co.uk or call 020 3603 4090 24 November 2014 17:05:27 +0000 Mid-Senior Packaging Artworker http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82494/Mid-Senior%2520Packaging%2520Artworker.html Would you like an exciting career working for a global agency ranked highly in the UKs top 100 best agencies? Would you like to work in a fantastic busy team on amazing FMCG global brands?  Our client is looking for an experienced Artworker with excellent pre-press and packaging experience.  Working within a busy production team and reporting into the Studio Supervisor you will be responsible for producing packaging artwork for a variety of clients from the Nottingham studio.  PLEASE NOTE: To be considered for this position you must have previous experience of preparing packaging artwork for print production. You could either be from an agency or print background but the role requires someone with an excellent level of artworking skills and technical ability.  The role also requires high attention to detail and accuracy as well as the ability to adapt easily to client requirements. As you will be working to tight and sometimes challenging deadlines, you should have calm and focused attitude to your work.   24 November 2014 16:04:44 +0000 PROJECT MANAGER - MEDIA - LONDON http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82489/PROJECT%2520MANAGER%2520-%2520MEDIA%2520-%2520LONDON.html PROJECT MANAGER - MEDIA/BROADCASTING/VOD - LONDON My high profile Broadcast Media client is urgently seeking a strong Project Manager to support across their Media Sales Department for their Video-on-Demand & related products. Key Experience: +8 years PM/Senior PM, with experience dealing with the business and experience of business change/transformation Previous experience as Delivery/Implementation or Product Manager Clear and strong track record of delivering projects on time and to budget, whilst managing risks and issues, with budgetary control VOD experience Previous broadcasting experience (Sales experience desirable - working on digital sales systems (E-commerce) Applying their PM skills to scrum managers (able to understand scrum language) Candidates with knowledge of Digital Video projects or inserting products into video streams - so VoD related client side and sales side experience are preferred. Whilst this person will need to have an understanding of IT, the client is NOT looking for an infrastructure or purely IT Project Manager. Please note - this requirement is urgent and candidates with more than a 2 week notice period will not be considered. Duration: 3 months initially, although very strong chance of extension Location: West London If interested in this position please submit your CV at contact Francesca at Hydrogen 24 November 2014 12:12:48 +0000 Creative Artworker http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82468/Creative%2520Artworker.html If you're looking for a creative role based in tranquil surroundings this Cheshire based company may be just for you! Based with good links from Manchester, the M6 and West Cheshire they are looking for a Graphic Designer to work within an international business intelligence unit which is responsible for delivering a range of communications through online and offline media for both internal and external clients. The role will include maintenance and operation of a high-end digital colour machine, Duplo suction collator and Guillotine to manage print jobs (where applicable) from brief through to the finished product. In order to be considered for this position you will have good knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite specifically illustrator, indesign and photoshop. Any knowledge of HTML and artworking in multiple languages is highly desirable. 21 November 2014 16:04:51 +0000 Design Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82421/Design%2520Manager.html Design Manager - Home Counties, on application Blue Skies are delighted to be working with our client,a world-leading internal communications agency based in the Northern Home Counties. We are looking for someone who can work 50% of their time mentoring and line managing a busy and talented creative team and 50% being be a hands creative and conceptual designer working on a wide range of creative projects. You will be able to mentor, motivate and inspire as well as being conceptual, highly creative, client facing and hands on. You will be someone who has a broader understanding of the needs of the business, with a great level of business acumen, bringing a high level of creative kudos to the role and the wider team. Working on branding, campaign, design, layout, logo and scamps on both Digital & Print projects, you will lead the Creative team under the Creative Director and alongside the Traffic and Production Managers. The ideal candidate will have a wide range of skills and a diverse portfolio spanning branding, brand building, campaign design, magazines, reports, promotional items, editorial design etc For more specific information please contact me today. 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... 21 November 2014 13:01:35 +0000 Strategist – Consumer brand + design agency, 40-50k http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82411/Strategist%2520%26%23x2013%3B%2520Consumer%2520brand%2520%2B%2520design.html Are you a Strategist with 4-5 years’ experience, who wants an exciting opportunity or a new challenge, take a step up, and join a global, but independent consumer brand and design agency in the heart of London? You might be a Senior Account Manager or Account Director with a more strategic mind who wants to move over? This agency has 5 offices worldwide, with a seriously enviable client list. From food, drinks, health, nutrition brands. As a Strategist, you’ll have proven experience in a similar creative agency, working on consumer or fmcg brands. You’ll work with and be supported by a fabulous Strategy Director, on the deliverable of all strategic outputs, and to be able to independently run certain projects in conjunction with the Client Services lead. The role will be client-facing so you as a Strategist must be confident and articulate in front of senior level clients. Salary expectation: 40-50k As a Strategist, you should be: - A self-starter - Organised (able to manage their own time/budgets) - Confident and articulate - Able to think analytically As a Strategist, you should also have some experience in: - Brand Architecture - Brand Positioning / Essence - Innovation - Identification/population of opportunity areas for innovation/design - Structuring a pitch - Research methodologies - Working closely with a creative team to ensure the work remains on strategy throughout the life of a project As a Strategist you must be able to independently: - Plan and analyse a brand/category/parallel category audit - Plan and facilitate... 21 November 2014 13:01:41 +0000 Digital Designer (No Build) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82402/Digital%2520Designer%2520%28No%2520Build%29.html This multi award winning Leeds agency have an outstanding reputation nationwide and a client list that others can only dream of. They currently have a very rare opportunity for an enthusiastic Digital Designer to join their busy digital team. You'll be involved in briefs at a strategic level, working on sites from concept through to user experience right up to delivery. Suitable candidates will be experienced in conceptual design for desktop, mobile and tablet and will ideally have knowledge of either UI or UX. The company offer a fun and friendly working environment and the chance to work with some genuinely massive brands. 20 November 2014 18:06:43 +0000 3D Concept Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82381/3D%2520Concept%2520Designer.html 3D Concept Designer, Retail Agency, Leicestershire, 30,000 - 40,000, Permanent Fantastic opportunity to join a global, award winning and multi-channel retail design agency that specialises in shopper marketing experiences for some world renowned brands. As a 3D Concept Designer for this agency you can expect to work across store design and builds, shop in shops, integrated multichannel campaigns, events, pop-ups, point of sale. It will be your job to create the concepts and ideas for all of the above. You do not need to be conversant in the latest 3D software packages, although that would be a bonus and this agency works in 3D Studio Max and AutoCAD. The key for this role is a thinker, an ideas personsomeone that can create the space/environment and if needs be, the team of talented 3D Designers can develop it up using the 3D software. Therefore, you need to demonstrate through your portfolio that you can create exciting retail environments. This agency isnt looking for a Designer that specialises in POS or exhibition stand designs. Your portfolio really needs to show you can create innovative environments and spaces, preferably for retail, that engage the customer and challenge the status quo. Client facing experience is also expected, as this is a senior position within the agency, so you will be expected to meet with clients and liaise with clients over the phone, with the ability to talk through your creative concepts and ideas. If youre a Designer with experience in the world of 3D and retail spaces/environments and youre looking for an opportunity to step up,... 20 November 2014 17:05:57 +0000 Senior Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82380/Senior%2520Designer.html Senior Designer, Full Service Agency, Nottinghamshire, 30,000-40,000, Perm, ASAP Based in a stunning office, this agency can offer a really creative environment in which to work, with amazing views of the Lace Market and excellent transport links via public transport and parking nearby too. Your day to day duties would include being involved from the initial brief, working independently to come up with concepts, story boards, scamps and visuals and to then follow them through to design and production. You will get the opportunity to work with some highly recognised and global clients, producing high impact concepts for interactive events/road shows/exhibitions, which would also include videos, interactive games, Ipad apps, on screen, animations, printed collateral...you'll get the chance to work on extremely meaty campaigns! A really varied role! Also, as Senior Designer for this agency, you will art direct videos, produce story boards for animations, liaise directly with clients...this role is a real gem of a role and requires someone with flair, the ability to think outside the box, someone who's ambitious and punches well above their weight, as these are all attributes the agency push and try to constantly deliver on. It's a given that you'll have experience working in the creative suite, but you'll also need to demonstrate that you have an enviable portfolio of award winning work that makes you proud and others jealous. Your portfolio really needs to demonstrate your ability as a multi-channel designer, able to create that great idea that is applied across...