The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 23 October 2014 09:09:31 +0000 Senior Graphic Designer - Leicestershire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80846/Senior%2520Graphic%2520Designer%2520-%2520Leicestershire.html This international brand communications and retail design agency based in Leicestershire are looking for an enthusiastic Senior Graphic Designer to join their busy creative team. Their clients span across fashion, sport, outdoors, charity, leisure and corporate and projects include: •  Brand Strategy •  Exhibitions & Events •  Retail & Interiors •  Campaigns & Communications •  Digital & Social Marketing •  Showrooms & Workplaces You are: •  Experienced in branding, literature, retail graphics, POS, website design and art-work •  A great communicator and team player •  Expert in Adobe Creative Suite •  Able to work in isolation and help lead the team to deliver world-class creativity within tight deadline You will: •  Have gained the operational and commercial skills, with at least 6 years experience to deliver outstanding results •  Present your work confidently in client presentations •  Liaise with clients directly as required •  See a job through from concept creation through to artwork and completion •  Push boundaries even on the simplest project •  Deliver outstanding creative work To apply, please email your CV including current salary details & portfolio of best work ASAP! Senior Graphic Designer (Retail) - Leicestershire - £35-40k 23 October 2014 09:09:44 +0000 Creative Artworker North Birmingham http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80845/Creative%2520Artworker%2520North%2520Birmingham.html Birmingham based creative agency are looking for a fast, accurate Creative Artworker  to join a busy studio team! This is an artworking role with creative input. Accurate artworking ability using CS6/CC will be a must along with creative skills. All usual Adobe CS packages required, must be fluent in InDesign, Photoshop and illustrator. Interested? Email your CV and some samples of work that show your creative and artworking skills over right away! Creative Artworker - North Birmingham to £22k 20 October 2014 10:10:27 +0000 Junior Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80650/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 17 October 2014 14:02:06 +0000 Digital & Graphic Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80560/Digital%2520%26%2520Graphic%2520Designer.html Thriving online e-commerce organisation based in North Manchester requires an Online Marketing Executive who can design for print too. You will need excellent attention to detail and a great eye for design in order to produce a variety of projects such as online banners, email campaigns and designs for print. Essential skills include HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript/jQuery, cross browser compatiability, Photoshop and Illustrator. You will need to be able to code from scratch and have strong analytical skills. It would be beneficial if you had an understanding of the fundamentals of all digital marketing such as PPC, SEO and social media. It would be an advantageous if you’ve worked with an Email Service Provider such as DotMailer in creating and sending emails. This should also include analysis of data such as spam scores, open rates, hard & soft bounces etc, in order to effect changes and improve ROI. Other beneficial skills include responsive design, Google analytics, web page testing, familiarity with CMS, databases, Google Webmaster Tools and other web technologies. This is a fantastic opportunity to join an established company which has a great reputation with its customers. You will also be entitled to a superb range of benefits & a company bonus! 16 October 2014 13:01:38 +0000 Web Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80209/Web%2520Designer.html Successful organisation based in West Lancashire is looking for a Web Designer to join their online team. This position would suit someone who can produce creative designs for digital projects as well as coding & building scheduled emailers in HTML. Projects will include websites, homepages, landing pages, affiliate banners and email campaigns. It would be beneficial, but not essential, if you had any of the following skills too - JavaScript, SilverPop ESP and video editing skills. 14 October 2014 16:04:14 +0000 Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80076/Designer.html Creative integrated agency, based in a beautiful countryside location near to Skipton, requires a Designer to join their studio. You must be able to design for both print and digital projects, across a variety of media including... catalogues, packaging, social media, branding, websites, brochures, email campaigns, SP and print ads. Great opportunity to join an established team within a content marketing agency environment. A creative and varied portfolio of work is essential for this role. 13 October 2014 12:12:51 +0000 Senior Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79999/Senior%2520Designer.html An exciting key role has come up for a Senior Designer to join a well established & successful agency based in Cheshire. This is a unique opportunity to become the creative lead for a small team of Designers within a branding, packaging & print environment. Whilst overseeing work that leaves the design studio, you will need to be a hands-on Senior Designer who produces ideas, concepts, Mac visuals and designs for an impressive client list. You must be a creative ideas person with excellent communication skills, along with the ability to problem solve and trouble shoot in the studio. 09 October 2014 13:01:37 +0000 Design Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79890/Design%2520Director.html Live communications agency based in Abu Dhabi (UAE) is searching for a Design Director to lead their creative team. This role requires strong strategic & creative outlook, along with the ability to deliver design projects from the creative concept through to delivery. Your role will involve pitches, client presentations, delivering high end conceptual work and mentoring junior team members. Liaising closely with the Creative Director you will need to develop a clear understanding of client proposals, deliver an in-depth brief to the design team and make sure the project adheres to all the client requirements. It is key that you come from an events and experiential agency background which entails lots of brand work. Similarly you will need to have experience of motivating, inspiring and nurturing junior design talent. This is a unique & exciting opportunity to work with a leading global agency on impressive large scale & big budget client projects! Benefits, accommodation charges and tax advantages are included with this role. 09 October 2014 09:09:47 +0000 Email / Web Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79867/Email%2520%2F%2520Web%2520Designer.html We’ve very big plans for the future and we want you to be part of them. Join us at this exciting time of change and you’ll play a lead role in shaping the marketing team of the future, as we grow internationally and set the pace in customer segments, in season trading, mobile-centric retailing and more. Marketing the best fashion ranges around to new and 2.5 million existing customers, you’ll help us to build our highly profitable business and realise the massive potential of our big brands across our shops, catalogues and online stores.   We are recruiting both web and email designers. Full details and requirements for both roles are available on our website but for both roles the candidates will be required to work on a number of different projects, ranging from initial concepts through to the completed, published designs. The ideal candidates will need to have good ideas and plenty of enthusiasm, and have good experience of industry standard design & development tools.    Responsibilities Working to a weekly design schedule outlining the tasks for the week ahead, meeting the deadlines and timescales attributed to each job. Liaising with the email marketing exec to clarify understanding prior to working on the brief.   Interpreting the brief to deliver visually appealing designs and high quality design solutions. Building your signed off design concepts, ensuring the finished design works on all supported browsers and devices.   You will demonstrate knowledge of the opportunities and limitations of... 07 October 2014 15:03:32 +0000 Senior Designer (Retail Campaigns & Branding) - Birmingham http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79727/Senior%2520Designer%2520%28Retail%2520Campaigns%2520%26%2520Branding%29%2520-.html This leading branding design agency based on the outskirts of Birmingham, is looking for a Senior Designer with strong branding experience to strengthen their team. Due to continued success and new client wins this leading branding design agency need a star player to fill the role of Senior Designer who has previous design experience in the retail leisure and food & beverage sectors. The ideal Senior Designer candidate will have worked in the agency environment for some time and be familiar with all the studio processes and managing client briefs alongside the account handling teams. They will be looking for a portfolio full of strong branding, corporate ID's and retail campaigns. Great attention to detail is a must along with an appreciation of branding and the ability to produce innovative conceptual designs that tactically run across various media. The Senior Designer will also be a strong team leader and be able to drive the creative product of the agency to the highest standard. This is a great role for someone who is looking to work as part of a collaborative team, where the focus of the business is on creative quality and design that delivers real return for their clients. The agency is well established and has an enviable client list, working with enviable list of high profile retail brands. In return they offer a great working environment where everyone in the team is respected and valued. There are no glass ceilings. Everyone has a Personal Development Plan and is on an inspiring journey of career development. Salaries are competitive... 03 October 2014 17:05:19 +0000 Retail/3D Designer - Leicestershire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79595/Retail%2F3D%2520Designer%2520-%2520Leicestershire.html Busy Retail Design Agency based in Leicester are looking for a Retail/3D Designer to join their busy creative team. They are looking for Senior / Mid-Weight Creatives with experience within retail / interior design. 3d rendering skills ( preferably 3DsMax ) are important as well as hand sketching.  Competency in the following would also be desirable: AutoCAD / Vectorworks, Indesign, Photoshop & illustrator. Please forward your CV and samples ASAP if your are available 02 October 2014 18:06:52 +0000 Junior-Midweight Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79539/Junior-Midweight%2520Designer.html We’re working with a major leisure brand to find a talented Junior-Midweight Designer to work within their in-house studio.  You’ll work across a wide range of projects, both print and digital, and you should be able to deliver clear and effective concepts across various channels.  You should be passionate about design and typography, and it’s also important you either have some HTML experience or are willing to learn HTML, as designing and building HTML emails is part of every designers role within the studio.   This is a great opportunity to work for a major brand across some great projects. 02 October 2014 12:12:29 +0000 Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79508/Account%2520Manager.html A growing multi-channel marketing agency with major brands in its portfolio is looking to boost its client services team with the appointment of an Account Manager  – a rising star with personality, ambition, ability and long-term potntial! Working in a fast-moving environment, to tight deadlines, your main responsibility will be client liaison and managing projects (print and digital) through to completion, ensuring that both client needs and agency standards are achieved, and also that work is completed on time, to budget and in line with briefs. Suitable candidates for this role will have a recognised marketing qaulification, 3+ years' experience in a marketing agency, ideally, but not essentially, working on healthcare  clients, and strong organization, co-ordination and communication skills, together with a keen eye for detail and the ability to develop strong relationships at all levels - both internally and externally.    This is a great opportunity to develop your career in a fast-growing agency with much to offer – including high level exposure to quality clients, a supportive environment and plenty of opportunities for career progression. To find out more, call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV to advertisingresources@outlook.com 02 October 2014 12:12:00 +0000 Account Manager (Print/Integrated) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79507/Account%2520Manager%2520%28Print%2FIntegrated%29.html A highly successful and growing independent agency is currently looking for an Account Manager to handle a range of ‘traditional’ accounts, reporting directly to an AD. You will have the following responsibilities: - Building relationships with clients and acting as the key point of contact - Full project management, including budgetary control - Developing inspiring creative briefs for a wide range of integrated marketing projects - Contributing to strategy and campaign planning - Identifying opportunities for account growth - Internal liaison with the creative, PR and digital teams - Active involvement in new business projects through pitch, preparation and delivery - Reporting campaign results and analysis You will be smart, enthusiastic and expected to play a proactive role within the team and agency as a whole. You must demonstrate excellent communication and written skills, both internally and externally, when dealing with colleagues, clients and suppliers. Attention to detail is also key, and a high level of quality control on all outgoing agency work is essential. You need to be confident and have the ability to deal with a varied portfolio of clients within different sectors, offering them a professional service at all times. The agency is friendly and forward thinking and offers both internal and external training, as well as other benefits. This is a fab opportunity. Please call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949 to discuss, or send your CV to advertisingresources@outlook.com   30 September 2014 18:06:16 +0000 Creative Director of Consumer Packaging - Global Design Agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79327/Creative%2520Director%2520of%2520Consumer%2520Packaging%2520-%2520Global.html Global independent design agency is in search of a new Creative Director with a strong background in consumer packaging and interest in branding to head up a new team within their London Studio. You would not be reporting to an ECD so this is the most senior creative role within the agency! The brands mostly focused across the FMCG sector range from drinks, Food and health and beauty This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to come in and head up a brand new team whilst also working very closely with a very talented Creative Director on the Corporate branding team to ensue the agency is moving forward in the right direction. Skills and Experience Experience in major branding consultancies working on high profile clients on a variety of branding issues. Clarity of thinking, delegation, effective use of other design staff and resource. Pushing hard for creative solutions that become leading examples of branding. Strong understanding of Brand Architecture and the wider world of design beyond packaging. Salary - 100k-120k + benefits and bonus scheme 30 September 2014 12:12:01 +0000 Midweight Creative designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79305/Midweight%2520Creative%2520designer.html Fantastic East Mids design and branding agency is looking for a Midweight Designer to work on a portfolio of top high street names. You will have a broad experience in all aspects of brand building, mostly in retail and fashion. Not only will you be an excellent individual creative, but you’ll energise and motivate the team making sure everyone gets involved in making the client’s brands come to life. Experience of directing high profile photo shoots is also key! Capable of taking projects from start to finish you will have experience implementing across small and large retail formats. In short, if this isn’t one of the best retail design jobs out of London, then I don’t know what is! Be warned though, the selection criteria is very high! If you’re curious to find out more, please get in touch and sending over your CV and samples. 29 September 2014 15:03:52 +0000 Graphic Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79255/Graphic%2520Designer.html A creative studio based in Cheshire is looking for a Graphic Designer to join their In-House team. You will be working across both digital and print projects on a variety of media including websites, brochures, emailers, posters, web banners, flyers, online ads, newsletters, social media, stationery, presentations, exhibitions, signage and reports. You will be following style guidelines for a number of their brands as well as coming up with original creative ideas on occasions. Essential skills include Illustrator, Photoshop, HTML, CSS, Dreamweaver and InDesign, along with a keen eye for layout and detail. The ability to build/code websites & emailers and also adhere to deadlines and project timelines is also required. Great opportunity to work on a wide range of online & offline projects for a number of brands under the parent company name. 26 September 2014 17:05:22 +0000 Head Of Creative http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79202/Head%2520Of%2520Creative.html Calling all senior creatives. We’re handling an extremely exciting opportunity for a Head of Creative to join a fantastic up and coming agency in the region. You will need to be a passionate and ambitious individual with a book bursting with creativity and work that spans all channels from TV to press, literature to digital and experiential. You’ll have a clear conceptual ability and a real confidence in your thinking, with a proven track record of exciting clients with your ideas and how they can benefit their businesses. If successful you will be working with a brilliant and likeminded team of people who believe are always looking to push the boundaries to achieve the best possible results for clients. In addition you will need to be a confident relationship builder with gravitas and passion, a natural team leader who nurtures and inspires, with a great ability to pitch to clients. We’ll also need you to have a good commercial acumen – it’s not creative for the sake of creative, but someone who can clearly translate business requirements in to exceptional creative solutions. It's essential that you understand the wider marketing mix and the importance of developing campaigns that work across all channels, you’ll need to be as comfortable thinking digitally as you are across traditional channels and you must be happy working across truly integrated activity. An opportunity to work with a great team and be an integral part of their growth moving forward. Its a role that won’t be around for long so don’t hesitate and... 26 September 2014 16:04:21 +0000 Senior Designer / Team Leader (Brand, Web, Print) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79198/Senior%2520Designer%2520%2F%2520Team%2520Leader%2520%28Brand%2C%2520Web%2C%2520Print%29.html IE Design Consultancy is an award winning brand strategy, web design and digital marketing agency for the Charity, Health and Education sectors. Based in the historic Jewellery Quarter of Birmingham, with a satellite studio in Brighton, IE is a team of 26 brand storytellers and digital problem solvers who are passionate about the power of crafted, integrated communications. Founded 20 years ago, IE is expanding rapidly in line with ambitious growth plans and ever-increasing demand. We are searching for an experienced, highly creative senior designer with at least 4 years agency experience to join our growing creative team. We are looking for someone with bags of experience in UI/UX/Web design, branding and design for print. An in-depth knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite is a must along with a rich understanding of design for the web. Are you capable of producing outstanding, fully realised ideas, from concept through to completion for both digital and print-based projects alike? Do you have a keen eye for detail and a passion for craftsmanship in all aspects of the job? The creative team needs an inspiring leader with a rounded skill set someone who is able to create beautiful work and take responsibility for team delivery and supporting / encouraging the young talent in the team. Are you fiercely bright, responsible and self-disciplined? Are you highly motivated? Are you a good communicator who is well organised and excellent at problem solving? Are you confident, reliable and able to develop designs for a variety of clients and applications? IE's designers are... 24 October 2014 09:09:08 +0000 Project Manager, Digital Agency, London, £40,000 http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80903/Project%2520Manager%2C%2520Digital%2520Agency%2C%2520London%2C%2520%C2%A340%2C000.html Project Manager, Digital Agency, London, £40,000 My client is a growing digital agency with offices based around the world. They are looking for to employee a Project manager on a permanent basis, based in the London office. They are keen to find somebody who is passionate about the web and who wants to deliver cutting edge solutions. As a PM you will deliver technical leadership within their digital projects and collaborate with internal teams to deliver innovative solutions. You will have the opportunity to work closely with their clients and have the opportunity to understand the business objectives of each new client. You will help to create solutions to turn their ideas into reality. Required skills: Agile Waterfall Web Background If you would like to hear more about this role please apply with your CV via the link provided. 24 October 2014 04:04:48 +0000 Middle Weight Creative Team http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80899/Middle%2520Weight%2520Creative%2520Team.html Middle Weight Creative Team - 30 - 35k The Agency An industry leading integrated agency specialising in retail, brand activation & shopper marketing is looking for a Middle Weight Creative Team. As an agency their focus is retail, youth marketing, retail activation, point of sale & shopper marketing. This is a great opportunity to work on global clients across Drinks, FMCG and fashion! They are looking for a middle weight team who want to work across a variety of briefs & you will get the opportunity to work closely with the Creative Directors. As a Middle Weight Creative Team you need... • 3 years + experience in an agency environment • Dynamic thinking agility, entrepreneurial drive & big ideas! • Experience of end to end project delivery - From concept to implementation • Exposure to some of the following – retail, shopper marketing, point of sale &/or brand activation • Presentations Skills If you are a looking for a new start this autumn and have experience of working with retail clients then this agency for you. Please email CVs & portfolios to Kiely@twistorstick.co.uk 24 October 2014 04:04:46 +0000 Creative Head of Retail http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80898/Creative%2520Head%2520of%2520Retail.html Creative Head of Retail - 70k pa A South West London based, integrated agency is looking for a Creative Head of Retail to join their creative team! As the Creative Head of Retail you will work closely with creative teams and designers to ensure that creative intent and results are achieved at the highest level. You will also assist in developing and directing creative work for the in-and-around store aspect of retail campaigns. This is a great opportunity for a senior creative to step up to the challenge & work alongside Creative Directors to shape the creative output of the agency! You will get the opportunity to work on global telecommunications, FMCG and fashion brands As Creative Head of Retail you must: • Be conceptually and strategically opinionated about retail and shopper • Be passionate about creativity and aware of current retail trends and their commercial implications. • Have 8 years’ + experience in a suitable industry sectors – agency or client side. • Have a proven track-record of building, running and developing a team. • Have strong persuasion skills, this is a client facing role and these will be required If you are a looking for a fresh start this autumn and have experience of working with retail clients then this agency for you! Please email CVs & portfolios to Kiely@twistorstick.co.uk 23 October 2014 17:05:38 +0000 Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80886/Designer.html Graphic Designer Manchester 18,000 to 20,000 An opportunity with one of the UK's best know e-commerce businesses based in Central Manchester. You will join the in-house graphic design team and be responsible for delivering high quality design work for all areas of the business ensuring adherence to the company brand guidelines. You will need to be have a relevant degree level qualification and have previous experience working as a designer, experience within an e-commerce environment will be an advantage but is not a pre-requisite. The following skills be required for the role: Software - Adobe CS, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Photoshop Design and build of HTML emails Design and build of basic HTML and CSS web pages Design of graphical web based elements such as banners Design for print The ability to translate a brief into design and work within a team Work to tight deadlines and show high levels of attention to detail If this is the type of opportunity you have been looking for within Graphic Design then please click the apply button and send your CV and sample portfolio for more details. Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering Clientside, Account Handling, PR and Executive. We also have a specialist Creative Recruitment team. We offer unrivalled opportunities across all specialisms and industry sectors, presenting you with only the best marketing jobs. Although we try to respond to all applications, the high number we receive means this isn`t always possible. If you have not heard from us within 72 hours, please assume that your application... 23 October 2014 15:03:36 +0000 Senior Digital Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80882/Senior%2520Digital%2520Account%2520Manager.html Our clients are looking for a Senior Digital Account Manager to join their SEO team. This is an opportunity for an experienced and highly creative digital marketer to progress their career. This person will be responsible for leading and developing the company's UK's content service; so you will need to be full of ideas and have extensive experience in producing optimised online content strategies for an array of clients/brands. You will be responsible for managing a team of Digital Account Managers, delegating work, providing feedback and line management. You will be able to motivate and provide support to a team to ensure the service is of the best quality and industry leading. Desired Skills and Experience: You will have a thorough understanding of search engines with excellent internet search skills Have experience of producing detailed content marketing strategies and seeing these through to completion Confident in producing and presenting content led strategies for a variety of clients Experienced in working collaboratively with colleagues and clients to work out the best approach and strategy to deliver a successful and effective campaign Help define how the service should be delivered, taking into account changing industry and market conditions, to ensure that quality standards are maintained and the department remains profitable Excellent account and client management skills Keen interest in social media and networking You will be able to demonstrate good communication skills and possess the ability to converse well with other... 23 October 2014 12:12:36 +0000 Art Buyer/Producer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80870/Art%2520Buyer%2FProducer.html Art Buyer/Producer 6-12 month contract, Milton Keynes Due to cover maternity, this amazing full service agency is looking for an experienced Art Buyer/Producer starting in November. Our client is looking for an experience Art Buyer/ Producer with print production knowledge to join their team on an initial 6 month FTC (which should either extend or have the ability to go permanent) to be based onsite at their beautiful offices in Milton Keynes. The Art Buyer will work closely with the Art/Creative Directors to procure required art, coordinate pre-production planning and prepare for reproduction of all projects. Jobs Skills / Job Specifics oRecommends to Creative the talents of photographers and illustrators that are appropriate for the execution of the agencys creative concepts under existing timetables and budgets oDevelop good working relationship with Creative and Production to foster innovative solutions oKnow how to obtain comprehensive briefings from Creatives/Traffic oSource and commission photography/illustration for the production of all press and print advertisements oBuild extensive file of known photographer/illustrator suppliers with up to date visual reference of recent work oReview supplier portfolios on a daily basis oTrack down creators of work seen in books, magazines etc. oSource visuals for pitches/concepts e.g. from tear sheets/picture libraries oPre-production liaison including approvals of revised roughs, location, model making, set build, casting etc. oOrganise and run casting sessions (where casting agents arent used) oPurchases art...