The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 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. 27 October 2014 17:05:38 +0000 Graphic Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80994/Graphic%2520Designer.html Well established organisation based in West Yorkshire on the M62 corridor is looking for a Graphic Designer to join their growing team. It is essential that you have worked on large format graphics and print previously. You will be producing graphics for a wide range of projects such as exhibitions, retail interiors, installations, signage, display graphics and exterior graphics. Your role will involve liaising with 3D Designers and project managers, along with commissioning illustrators and sourcing imagery. As well as large format, you will also be producing tender documents for the new business process. Knowledge of the print processes would be advantageous. 27 October 2014 13:01:14 +0000 Mid-Senior Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80978/Mid-Senior%2520Designer.html Mid-Senior Designer Manchester £30-40k This is a long established Manchester agency currently expanding into new areas and with a great plan for the future.  Their award winning CD is inspirational and focused on a high quality of creative work, and would like to add an experienced conceptual Designer to the team.  Age and experience matter little, as long as you are comfortable taking a project from concept stage through to completion.  They need someone conceptually strong, who doesn’t play it safe and loves a creative challenge.  You should have a real passion for branding and design, and love nothing better than starting a project from a blank page and producing something fresh and inspiring that meets a client’s brief.  This is an agency on the up and a great opportunity for a talented and passionate creative. 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... 31 October 2014 16:04:49 +0000 Visual Merchandising Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81312/Visual%2520Merchandising%2520Manager.html Store Development & Visual Merchandising Manager, Oxford, 33,00 - 35,000 A great opportunity to work for a leading high street retailer with Head Offices in Oxford on a maternity contract. This role will be responsible for the development of Global store designs and the Visual Merchandising approach across all their store formats to consistently reflect the companies' brand positioning. This role has two elements to it - Store development: Projects; working with the external designer to optimize design and create strict identity which appeals to their customers; lead all store development work - new store openings, refits, one time international openings, detailed project management. Visual merchandising manager: Leading their two visual merchandisers who create all their windows, and internal product layouts for their many stores with 3 store categories - prime, high street and outlet. To review overall role & impact of Point of Sale in delivering the appropriate shopper experience in-store. Set clear guidelines that enable retail marketing team to deliver ongoing solutions Source and purchase any props and equipment required to enhance store, windows and interiors Visit the stores on a regular basis to ensure consistency of presentation and brand /store standards There are many more facets to this role, but to be considered for this role, you will need to be in a senior visual merchandising position preferably within the fashion or home accessory industry. Store Development & Visual Merchandising Manager, Oxford, 33,00 - 35,000 Blue Skies specialise... 31 October 2014 16:04:31 +0000 Freelance Web Designer/ Front end Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81303/Freelance%2520Web%2520Designer%2F%2520Front%2520end%2520Developer.html We are currently on the lookout for experienced freelance front end developers with strong web design skills for both short and long term bookings with a variety of high profile clients in and around Manchester and must be willing to work inhouse. The successful candidates will need the following: - At least 3 years commercial experience. - The ability to design and develop eye catching websites. - Strong HTML(5), CSS, Javascript and jQuery skills. - Advanced knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator. - Experience with responsive web design. - A strong portfolio with links to your best and most recent work. Rate banding If you are set up as a limited company or if you are a sole trader who would be paid through our PAYE payment structure. Freelancers set up as a limited company would be looking at up to 32.50 per hour. Freelancers being paid through our PAYE payment structure would be looking at up to 25 per hour plus statutory holiday pay. For those of you thinking of applying who don't really know the advantages of working as a freelancer through an agency like Orchard I would like to mention a couple of key points. For every booking you do through Orchard, you will be paid the week following the assignment. Another great advantage is that we carry the burden when it comes to collecting payment from the client and you get paid even if we don't. Freelancers who are on the PAYE payment structure will receive statutory holiday pay. If you have any questions please contact our freelance team on 0161 455 0055. 31 October 2014 14:02:06 +0000 Junior-Midweight Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81296/Junior-Midweight%2520Designer.html Liverpool 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!       31 October 2014 14:02:30 +0000 Web Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81294/Web%2520Designer.html Award Winning Creative Agency - Web Designer - Liverpool This is fantastic opportunity to join a well respected creative communications agency offering graphic design, marketing and digital services to leading brands across the UK. This is an important role within the business, you will be somebody who can work closely with our graphic designers and translate their concepts onto different technology platforms. A dynamic, forward thinking, organised agency, you will be part of a relatively new team working across a range of exciting clients across fashion, food and drink and sport. Interpreting briefs to execute the design and build of new responsive web designs, including design concepts and prototyping where appropriate. Demonstrate knowledge of the opportunities and limitations of technology when designing creative solutions. Excellent understanding of best practices with regards to web standards, usability and accessibility, plus cross browser and device testing. Skills HTML/5 and CSS/3 JavaScript and jQuery Creative Web Design Responsive Web Design Adobe Suite HTML Email Design and Build Mailshot systems 31 October 2014 13:01:49 +0000 POS Assistant Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81292/POS%2520Assistant%2520Manager.html POS Assistant Manager (Point of Sale) Bueskies Recruitment have a rare and very exciting opportunity for an experienced POS Assistant Manager to join one of the worlds largest and best loved FMCG brands. You will join their North West offices, working with the EMEA team on a number of their key in store display materials and brands helping to drive the company forward and maintain its success within a hugely competitive market. Responsibilities for the POS Assistant Manager Assist with the organisation and implementation of key strategic promotions, ensuring accurate implementation and effective and consistent communication throughout the store. Design customised in-store materials for the brand to meet local and national needs Work cross functionally to produce accurate communication documents to support implementation in-store. Project manager POS orders and all delivery schedules - working closely with external suppliers Work within agreed budgets - whilst managing the POS budget helping to influence future spend choices Build and maintain good working relationship with all key stakeholders. Look at ways to improve the POS ordering process Coordinate the brands price monitoring programme create relevant reports for communications across relevant stakeholders The successful POS Assistant Manager will possess POS (point of sale) experience working for a retail or FMCG brand Strong analytical skills, highly numerate with previous project management and leadership skills Excellent communication skills, ability to influence at all levels. This is a great role,... 31 October 2014 12:12:46 +0000 Client Services Director – Sydney Australia http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81291/Client%2520Services%2520Director%2520%26%23x2013%3B%2520Sydney%2520Australia.html Salary circa Aus $150k One of Australia’s premier brand and design agencies is seeking a talented senior suit to join their team. You’ll be leading a close-knit team of Account Service with responsibility for mentoring and nurturing them, and will be able to run profitable and sustainable accounts. You’ll deal directly with senior clients and should be have outstanding client management skills. Brand strategy should be part of your DNA, along with the ability to inspire outstanding brand design work. As part of the senior management of the agency you’ll work on new business and provide general leadership and guidance to the agency. This agency is highly respected through the Design world, with an amazing pedigree of exceptional work for iconic Australian brands. Your background should incorporate agency experience, including in a Corporate design environment or maybe also in advertising. You’ll be part of a fresh and dynamic team, led by their passion for great work and building their client’s brands. Located in a buzzing inner-city spot with public transport and great cafs right nearby. 31 October 2014 12:12:30 +0000 Business Analyst - Global Media Agency, Central London http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81286/Business%2520Analyst%2520-%2520Global%2520Media%2520Agency%2C%2520Central.html Business Analyst Global Media Agency, central London A Global Media Agency in Central London currently have an opportunity to join them on a permanent basis as a Business Analyst, within their central London offices. The Global Media Agency is one of the largest and prominent players in the world within the media sector, holding a gigantic portion of the total global media billings. The Business Analyst will work within a team focused on creating solutions for their worldwide client base which includes the major TV Production companies, major global brands, and many others. The Business Analyst will be required to have experience in the following: - Stakeholder management - Project Management (desirable) - Testing - Requirements gathering - Exposure to major clients/companies - Working within an agile environment If you would like the opportunity to further your career within a major force within the media sector, and are experienced in the above, please apply for this role. 30 October 2014 15:03:31 +0000 Social Media Executive - Milton Keynes http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81242/Social%2520Media%2520Executive%2520-%2520Milton%2520Keynes.html Social Media Executive - Milton Keynes To be suitable for this role you MUST have at least two years' successful in-house social media experience including developing social strategy and day to day management of social media platforms. We are looking for a creative thinker with excellent copywriting skills; analytical skills and the ability to measure, analyse and report on our social media success. This person must have a genuine interest & passion for social media marketing & digital marketing technologies. Responsibilities include: * Developing and carrying out the social media strategy in line with organisational requirements * Daily management of the company's social media channels * Assisting with website management including content publication, analytics and reporting * Writing & publishing compelling creative content for a variety of outlets * Raising awareness of existing products and services, launches, events, webinars, publications & media coverage through social channels * Build awareness; engage & develop communities on various social channels * Build awareness; engage & develop relationships with key social media influencers * Assist with digital marketing campaigns * Manage & co-ordinate the company's email marketing Knowledge of social media tools & Microsoft Office are crucial for this role About the company: You will be doing your social media strategies for on of my clients biggest and best companies. They are a global manufacturing and retail organisation and a world wide recognised business. This is a very... 30 October 2014 14:02:01 +0000 Account Manager (Print/Integrated) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81239/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 October 2014 14:02:43 +0000 Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81238/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 30 October 2014 10:10:18 +0000 Head of Ecommerce | International Media Giant, Multiple Brands http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81192/Head%2520of%2520Ecommerce%2520%7C%2520International%2520Media%2520Giant%2C.html Head of Ecommerce required to lead a substantial digital team for and international giant Without doubt the big cheese in their industry this company pushes over 40+ brands in the UK alone and drives revenues globally of £6 billion. With growth still in the high single digits and a major digital transformation in full swing this is a fantastic time to join a company where if the right impression is made, opportunities are a plenty on a global scale. The successful Head of Ecommerce will lead a team of 10+ digital specialist to drive qualified traffic to, and conversions on, a suite of branded consumer facing websites. Translating brand objectives into effective digital marketing strategy across SEO, PPC, Email/CRM, Mobile and Display you will control overarching strategy for all leading UK brands, defining departmental systems and processes and be a persuasive digital though leader in a business that encourage creative thinking and embraces change. The ideal Head of Ecommerce will have at least 5 years focused experience developing and optimising marketing strategy, and conversion rates, for large consumer facing websites. Experience managing multiple websites and large teams is essential as well as a clear ability to influence and inform stakeholders at the highest level. A digital native you must still have an obvious passion for the industry. If you feel that you could be a good match for the role then please send a CV and call for more info. Please note a CV will be required to discuss the role. No terminology in this advert is designed to discriminate on...