The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 29 June 2015 11:11:07 +0000 Account Manager / Senior Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/97965/Account%2520Manager%2520%2F%2520Senior%2520Account%2520Executive.html Account Manager / Senior Account Executive: Manchester 22 - 28K (Exclusive role) We are looking for an Account Manager / Senior Account Executive to join one of Manchester's leading integrated agencies. The agency have grown rapidly as a result of their ability to create innovative campaigns that deliver genuine results for their clients, and they can offer excellent progression prospects. The Account Manager / Senior Account Executive will be responsible for: - Liaising with the client to fully understand their requirements and assisting with the development of briefs. - Working on campaigns which will include TV commercials, Print Advertising and Digital Marketing to ensure work is delivered on time within budget. - Briefing the internal teams to ensure they fully understand the requirementquirment. - Various ad hoc duties to project manage the campaigns. The Account Manager / Senior Account Executive must have previous experience within an integrated agency - experience of working with Retail / Travel clients would be an advantage but is not essential. Excellent client facing skills are essential as is the ability to communicate effectively. 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... 26 June 2015 15:03:52 +0000 Senior Front End Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/97882/Senior%2520Front%2520End%2520Developer.html Havas Lynx is a healthcare communications agency headquartered in Manchester. From our City Centre offices, we create and deliver a wide range of engaging digital solutions, including responsive websites, microsites, mobile applications and games, to name a few. We’re a large agency, so we are structured into teams of around 25-30 people which facilitates better team work, communication, efficiency and collaboration. It means we can be more creative and also more responsive to our clients. As we continue to grow, we’re setting up new teams, and those teams are made up of a combination of existing Lynx folk and new additions. We now have an opportunity for an experienced Front end Developer to join one of our newest teams. You’ll be the first developer in the team – so we’re looking for someone who is technically strong, but what is also important is your professional skill set and a sense of passion, we’re looking for someone who wants to be part of something new – you get the benefit of the backing of a big agency, but the excitement of being in a start-up environment. From a technical point of view, we’re keen to hear from applicants who have either worked in a creative or digital agency, or a software development house. You will be able to show us a strong portfolio of work which portrays your individuality, technical knowledge and coding skills – you should be able to clearly demonstrate strong capability in all aspects of Front End Development; across HTML(5), CSS and JavaScript/JQuery. You’ll also have... 26 June 2015 14:02:38 +0000 Senior Account Manager/AD (Fixed-term) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/97874/Senior%2520Account%2520Manager%2FAD%2520%28Fixed-term%29.html Passionate about brands and creativity? Experienced in ALL 'mainstream' (i.e., traditional) media, and with a solid grounding in digital and social media? And also immediately available? If so, and you’re interested in a short to medium term assignment (6 months initially, with temp-to-perm a possibility), one of the region’s most successful agencies wants to hear from you… They’re growing fast, extremely busy and in need of additional strategic input on a number of accounts (though you’ll also need to be very 'hands-on'). The range of work is extensive, the work itself outstanding, and the environment you’ll be working in, fast-moving, dynamic and creative. You’ll be an accomplished SAM (knocking on the door of Account Direction), or a 'hands-on' AD - in either case, with a track-record of brand-building success in a known and recognised agency (recognised for its strategic and creative excellence, that is). And you’ll be skilled in interpreting briefs, handling clients, and also managing processes smoothly and efficiently – and, of course, profitably – through to completion. The agency in question is going from strength to strength and is highly regarded by both its clients and peers. And this is an excellent opportunity for a tip-top Senior Account Manager/AD looking for a short-term (possibly interim, maybe longer term) assignment in a 1st class creative agency. To find out more, call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV to advertising.resources@btopenworld.com 26 June 2015 13:01:39 +0000 Middleweight Creative Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/97867/Middleweight%2520Creative%2520Designer.html   We’re looking for a Middleweight Designer who has a passion for design – someone who is a hands-on creative designer, strong with ideas and can work both collaboratively and autonomously within a small team, efficiently delivering exceptional creative design work.    You’ll be working in our beautiful studio in the centre of Leicester, and be involved in a variety of projects, across a wide range of markets and will also will have a specific focus working with a blue chip brand.     Take a look at our website newenglish.co.uk to see where we work and what we do.   We are looking for someone with:   Creativity, intelligence and an exciting portfolio Strong communication skills Shows initiative and is proactive A desire to work as part of a small vibrant creative team, creating stunning concepts and visuals   An ability to work to tight deadlines and move between projects A strong ability within the Adobe Creative Suite   The position involves: Interpretation of design briefs and creation of original ideas Experience of creating advertising Art direction of photo-shoots Design and preparation of artwork for print – brochures, leaflets, exhibition graphics, advertising Front end of website design The opportunity to work across a wide spectrum of accounts. Client contact at all levels. Working as part of a team in a busy studio. Being up-to date with current trends in Graphic design.         25 June 2015 15:03:47 +0000 Graphic Designer - Meriden, West Midlands http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/97734/Graphic%2520Designer%2520-%2520Meriden%2C%2520West%2520Midlands.html In-house design team are looking for a Graphic Designer to join their team near Solihull. Working as part of the Marketing Team you’ll be responsible for all internal and external marketing documentation and associated materials for internal and external comms. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES •    Create and format documents •    Manage projects from initial briefing step to completion and delivery •    Working on external and internal projects including all marketing material forms. Electronic media, POS material, exhibition, signage and graphical material and corporate stationery etc. •    Providing all round marketing support •    Write and proof read copy WORKING RELATIONSHIPS Internal:     •    Business Development •    Product Management •    Project Management KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE: •    Mac & Windows PC skills •    Essential Skills: Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator Indesign, Powerpoint, Word •    Desirable: Video Editing - Premier •    Understand requirement of design for print and at least a basic understanding of print processes etc, interest in other media would be helpful particularly sound editing and photography PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS REQUIRED •    Ability to work to crushing deadlines •    Can work with own initiative,... 25 June 2015 15:03:05 +0000 Middleweight Graphic Designer - Gloucestershire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/97733/Middleweight%2520Graphic%2520Designer%2520-%2520Gloucestershire.html Creative agency based in Gloucestershire are on the lookout for a Middleweight Designer to join their friendly team. If the stunning, visual impact of a great creative concept is the first* thing you think about when you wake up, you could be the designer this agency are looking for!   With a great portfolio of blue-chip clients and fast-growing SMEs, they need a self-motivated and talented creative who is energetic and ambitious.   In return this agency can offer a great salary package and plenty of scope for development and promotion in a growing consultancy.   *it’s ok for it to be the second thing you think about after a cup of tea!   Here's some more detail about what they’re looking for from the new recruit to the design team: • The ability to listen to clients and understand their design needs • Interpret business requirements and develop a concept to suit the purpose • Develop creative ideas and concepts, choosing the appropriate media and style to meet the client's objectives • Create design solutions that have a high visual impact • Present finalised ideas and concepts to clients and/or account managers • Contribute ideas and design artwork to the overall brief • Demonstrate illustrative skills with rough sketches • Display a keen attention to detail whilst working on layouts and artworked pages ready for print • Excel in a variety of media, including – but not exclusively - websites, advertising, books, magazines, posters, product... 25 June 2015 13:01:17 +0000 Artworker - Northampton http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/97724/Artworker%2520-%2520Northampton.html Award winning publishers based near Northampton are looking to recruit an Artworker with experience working across books, magazines, brochures, leaflets, catalogues and newsletters. Are you a creative and energetic with a passion for publishing?  Do you dream of working in a lively, people-centric and fast growing organisation where you can truly make a difference and grow your career?   An Artworker is required to join the Production team at an award winning publishing business based near Northampton creating great quality, value adult and children’s e-books/books that are sold through major multiples and independent book stores throughout the world.    The Artworker works as part of the Production Studio team, who ensure that files are uploaded to the printers correctly and on time, for all UK and International English book titles.   What we want from you: • Carry out necessary pre-flight checklists, generate print-ready PDF’s and upload all correct files to the relevant printer • Ensure all completed files are delivered on time and advise the Production team of any delays or technical issues that may affect the schedule • Identify and resolve any issues at all stages of the project, providing alternatives and solutions quickly • Work with the Safety Auditor to ensure all files have been checked and approved • Follow the prescribed sign off process to ensure there are no administrative errors that might slow down the schedule • Create cover treatments such as foil, glitter and embossing... 25 June 2015 13:01:45 +0000 Pre-Press Artworker - Staffordshire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/97723/Pre-Press%2520Artworker%2520-%2520Staffordshire.html International Packaging design and production company are seeking an experienced Pre-Press Artworker to support join the artwork studio. 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 and ensure that all images and files are complete and ready for printing according to the printers specifications. Key Responsibilities: •    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 •    Develop and update master artworks and guideline documentation •    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 •    Providing colour proofs for client sign off •  ... 25 June 2015 12:12:34 +0000 Graphic/Digital Designer - Birmingham City Centre http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/97721/Graphic%2FDigital%2520Designer%2520-%2520Birmingham%2520City%2520Centre.html A Full time Graphic and Web Designer is required by Birmingham City Centre based client-side Creative Agency who are capable of creating B2B print design and page layout through from concept to final artwork alond with front end web and digital design. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a premier in-house agency working with an established and well respected client on both print and digital projects. You’ll need to have a creative agency background backed up by a folio of creative work that you’ve nurtured from concept to completion along with a great passion for on-line design. As a Graphic/Digital Designer you will be highly skilled at designing corporate documents and presentations along with the ability to design for digital solutions, using different technologies and mediums of communication. You are experienced at taking, questioning and understanding creative briefs. You have a demonstrable ability to interpret, and in an engaging manner, visually communicate marketing messages and complex data, both diagrammatically and in tabular form. You are skilled at producing both design for print, presentations and interactive documents. You have a demonstrable desire to develop your design skills for digital and online delivery. You are a designer who is comfortable and capable of taking a job through from concept to final artwork or for online use. You are a great team player with a client centric focus and possess the ability to build strong and effective working relationships with colleagues and clients alike. You are... 25 June 2015 12:12:35 +0000 Senior Designer - Birmingham City Centre http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/97719/Senior%2520Designer%2520-%2520Birmingham%2520City%2520Centre.html A Full time Senior Designer is required by Birmingham City Centre based client-side Creative Agency who are capable of taking a job through from concept to final artwork. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a premier in-house agency working across an enviable selection of top tier international clients on highly conceptual projects. You’ll need to have a creative agency background backed up by a folio of creative work that you’ve nurtured from concept to completion. As a Senior Graphic Designer you will be highly skilled at designing corporate documents, presentations and marketing material that showcase high levels of creativity and understanding. You are experienced at taking, questioning and understanding creative briefs. You have a demonstrable ability to interpret, and in an engaging manner, visually communicate marketing messages and complex data, both diagrammatically and in tabular form. You are skilled at producing both design for print, presentations and interactive documents. You have a demonstrable desire to develop your design skills and knowledge of how to utilise these. You are a designer who is comfortable and capable of taking a job through from concept to final artwork. You are a great team player with a client centric focus and possess the ability to build strong and effective working relationships with colleagues and clients alike. You are trustworthy and conscientious – someone who takes responsibility for their work. You have gravitas and are able to work under your own initiative whilst effectively... 25 June 2015 12:12:10 +0000 Graphic Designer - Hampshire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/97718/Graphic%2520Designer%2520-%2520Hampshire.html An exciting position is available for a highly creative Graphic Designer within the studio of a multi award winning advertising agency based in Hampshire that work with major Pharmaceutical & Healthcare clients. This agency benefits from being part of an agency group with offices in New York and many other countries around the world. Successful and ambitious, they work at the forefront of pharmaceutical and medical advertising, promotion and education (both traditionally and digitally). They have a great studio environment to work in, with a highly professional but warm and friendly atmosphere. They would be very interested to hear from applicants with at least 2 to 3 years’ experience that might fit the following description: The ability to bring flair and bucket-loads of creativity to everything you do – from ongoing brand work to completely new campaigns and pitch presentations. This role covers print and digital, so the ability to think and create design work across both media is essential. Experience of producing artwork for print would be very helpful. A massive talent with Illustrator and Photoshop - InDesign a must. Experience with programs like Cinema 4D would be an advantage. Also: •    Energetic and versatile with a can-do attitude •    Good inter-personal skills •    Intelligent, focused, professional and very creative!! This is a great opportunity for the right candidate, with a fantastic benefits package: • 25 days Holiday (once accrued) • Benefits package... 19 June 2015 16:04:00 +0000 Digital Project Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/97208/Digital%2520Project%2520Manager.html Job title:  Digital Project Manager         Hours:  36.25 hours/week                   Job Type:  Contract - Expires July 2017 Department:  Marketing, Communications and Development Reporting to:  Director of Marketing, Communications and Development   Purpose of job: To transform the digital visitor experience at Brunel’s ss Great Britain. The role is focused on managing the Trust’s Digital Transformation Project from project initiation through to successful delivery and completion.   The Digital Transformation Project is an Arts Council England funded project. The core aim is to deliver infrastructure and systems to ensure that all of the Trust’s visitors/customers have the best possible experience, and develop ongoing relationships with the Trust.   Aims: The role will focus on implementing a CRM solution, E-commerce system and onsite digital infrastructure and digital visitor experience; integrating these solutions with Trust systems and procedures, and delivering a suite of cross-channel, cross-system communication measures to provide a consistent visitor/customer experience.   Main tasks Work closely with the Director of Communications, Marketing & Development and the Digital Officer, to help to define, implement and deliver the Trust’s CRM and digital strategy. Using data and available technologies to optimise the visitor/customer experience. Hands on responsibility for the day-to-day running... 19 June 2015 15:03:53 +0000 Digital Marketing Specialist http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/97192/Digital%2520Marketing%2520Specialist.html Role:                                     Digital Marketing Specialist Salary:                                  £33,600 – £42,000 Location:                             Birchwood, Warrington Duration:                             Permanent   Here at Your Housing Group, we’re on a journey to transform lives and communities and as a can-do  business, we’re determined to succeed. We’re equally as determined to transform our approach to digital marketing and are looking for an experienced, creative and forward-thinking individual to join the Marketing & Commications team in this new role.   You’ll be responsible for driving forward our digital agenda and will have experience in strategy development, web and social media management as well as all aspects of digital marketing so that you can create innovative and targeted campaigns. Being able to demonstrate ROI is vital so you’ll also need to know your way around monitoring, analytics and data capture.   This is a pivotal new... 18 June 2015 15:03:46 +0000 Senior Planner http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/97085/Senior%2520Planner.html Senior Planner Manchester This is a fantastic opportunity to join an award-winning communications agency that is seeking an additional Senior Planner to join them in their Manchester studio. They produce vivid marketing campaigns on a global scale and always deliver high quality results. The Senior Planner has an integral part to play as you would be involved in hands-on with the entirety of a project; from the development of brand and design solutions, campaign execution, managing projects to a planned budget and high standard, overseeing all aspects of the design process from concept to completion and ensuring that the creative output matches the client's brief and company’s standards delivering complete client satisfaction. You will work on research, competitor analysis, creative briefs, pitches and workshops and will be a focal point for client contact; establishing relationships, leading pitches, workshops and fronting external meetings so you will need to be confident working with diverse groups of people, both internally and externally. You’ll need a strong strategic background in digital marketing, preferably from a creative agency, and the ability to achieve a thorough understanding of the brand and target audience through strategic market research. You need to be a strong team player who is confident, proactive and have the ability to remain calm and deliver under pressure.   £ - Salary negotiable M7511 16 June 2015 10:10:24 +0000 Business Development Manager - Digital http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/96835/Business%2520Development%2520Manager%2520-%2520Digital.html Brilliant Digital Agency looking for an equally brilliant Business Development Manager to join their growing team. This organisation has a unique approach and coupled with big plans for the future, honest, insightful and creative approach has earned them the trust of some fabulous brand names. They’re winning clients on a regular basis and so the team is becoming busier by the day. So, rather than resting on their laurels, they are keen to retain a sharp focus on growth by hiring a talented Business Development Manager. As digital specialists the work they produce is innovative, forward thinking creatively pleasing. It’s a proposition clients immediately buy into and there’s a growing portfolio of case studies to support whoever comes in to this role. This is a forward thinking role, as Business Development Manager you’ll have plenty of scope and opportunity to not only play a key part in the continued growth of the agency, but if successful, you’ll also have excellent personal development opportunities. It’s essential that you’ve got well honed business development skills – you’ll need an upbeat and energetic character and a real knack for getting in front of key decision makers. We need someone who understands the subtleties of a consultative sell, who’s confident, but not pushy. It’s important you understand the digital industry too as you’ll be selling online solutions, however, we’re not expecting you to be a strategist – that’s left to others in the agency. Experience of... 15 June 2015 16:04:39 +0000 Graphic and Digital Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/96784/Graphic%2520and%2520Digital%2520Designer.html Role:                                   Graphic and Digital Designer  Salary:                                 £22,400 to £28,000 Location:                             Birchwood, Warrington Duration:                             Permanent   If you’re a graphic designer with innovative and creative ideas that you’re just waiting for an opportunity to show off, then Your Housing Group wants to hear from you.   This is a brand new role, based at our Headquarters in Birchwood, Warrington, and we’re looking for someone that can demonstrate all the skills and knowledge we’ve asked for in our person specification, as well as having tonnes of enthusiasm, ideas and a willingness to influence all aspects of our marketing campaigns.   Here at Your Housing Group, we’re always trying to push the boundaries so if you’re wondering whether this job is for you, ask yourself whether you want to be part of a dynamic team that isn’t afraid to try new things, shape the way the business is seen and be... 15 June 2015 14:02:22 +0000 Senior Interactive Designer, top agency in Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/96773/Senior%2520Interactive%2520Designer%2C%2520top%2520agency%2520in.html We're working with a top design and branding agency in Manchester city centre.  Following continued growth of their digital division, they're on the lookout for a Senior Digital Designer to join the team.  We're looking for a Digital Designer who has extensive agency experience and who has a thorough understanding of contemporary user-centred design methodologies.  As Senior Digital Designer, you will be responsible for executing interactive design and visual design as part of a multi-disciplinary team.  We're keen to talk to individuals who have good conceptualisation ability with good drawing and sketchbook skills.  You'll have excellent knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign and you will be able to work with information architects, Front and Back end Developers to complete projects. We're looking for a Senior Digital Designer who keeps ahead of the latest technology and design trends and who has a very impressive portfolio.  The agency has some great consumer based brands and they have a great city centre location.  It's an agency where career development is taken seriously and there will be great prospects for promotion.  To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 12 June 2015 14:02:41 +0000 Graphic Designers http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/96642/Graphic%2520Designers.html Graphic Designers, Stirlingshire - Competitive D.O.E An exciting opportunity has arisen with the luxury Aurora Hotel Collection, Scotland's most exciting & fast paced hotel groups, for two full-time Creative Graphic Designers.  You will be working across a variety of different outputs from signage to brochures to newspaper advertising while maintaining multiple brand guidelines. About You You’ll have proven design experience with a thorough understanding of pre-press, design for print and large format. Using Creative Suite will be second nature, but most importantly you’ll have a pro-active, can-do attitude. Working to tight deadlines won’t scare you and you should have a sharp eye when it comes to attention to detail. Obviously it goes without saying that you’ll love staying up-to-date with the latest trends and technologies and have a strong portfolio to demonstrate your previous successes. Key Requirements Proven experience in graphic design for print& digital (at least 5 years) Experience using InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and Quark Social media experience is essential Beneficial if you have experience in the following software areas: HTML, CSS, Flash & JQuery although this is not essential.  Ideally you will have a Brand or Design agency background experience Due to the nature of business and role, you will be expected to be flexible with your time and standard duties. Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)  Have the ability to thrive under pressure in a fast paced... 11 June 2015 15:03:08 +0000 Digital Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/96528/Digital%2520Account%2520Director.html If you're a Digital Account Director looking for the next step in your career, this opportunity is not one to be missed.  Highly successful, established and growing Digital agency based in Liverpool City Centre is on the lookout for a strong Account Director to join their team. Heading up a number of key, national brands, you will be repsonsible for the growth and retention of these accounts; providing consultancy and advice at senior level and mentoring and growing an Account Handling team beneath you.  Your main responsibilities will include: ·         Working consultatively with clients to understand their business needs; using your technical and digital knowledge to devise and implement online solutions to solve problems or improve their online presence. ·         Liaise closely with internal departments, including Project Management teams, to make sure that client projects are delivered seamlessly. ·         Maintain strong working relationships with clients, ensuring that you are the first person they come to with any requirements. ·         Spot potential revenue opportunities within existing accounts, and ensuring that all leads are followed up. This agency is renowned for it's highly talented and friendly team, plus there is a mature working environment with flexible working hours and a host of additional benefits. There are excellent career... 11 June 2015 15:03:37 +0000 Senior Digital Project Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/96526/Senior%2520Digital%2520Project%2520Manager.html My client, one of the North West's fastest growing digital agencies, is actively looking for a Senior Digital Project Manager to join their team, based in central Manchester. With a great location, amazing new offices and a sizeable, well-structured team, this agency has grown considerably over the last few years and have clients based all over the world. The Senior Digital Project Manager is an integral role for the agency and we are looking for people with a proven-track record in a similar position or a Digital Project Manager looking to take the next step.  Skills required: • Experience in managing and scoping projects • Able to recognise and manage project risks and dependencies until they are resolved • Background in managing both design and technical web and mobile projects • Proven track record in managing projects on time and within budget • Excellent organisational, communication and client facing skills • Strong stakeholder management You will be delivering large web based projects for some of the world's biggest companies. Additionally, you will be working with the Client Services team to support new work proposals and creating project plans as well as reporting back to the client about the status of their project. This role has an unrivalled benefits package for an agency, a sociable working environment and a fantastic, talented team to work with. Apply now to be considered. 11 June 2015 14:02:46 +0000 Digital Project Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/96525/Digital%2520Project%2520Manager.html Digital Project Manager Digital Marketing agency in Manchester City Centre is on the lookout for a Digital Project Manager to join their talented team! This agency is one to watch and certainly an agency to consider in your job search. With a growing (and international) client base, enviable, open plan offices and a very friendly, sociable team, they have grown rapidly over the last year and are ever-present at digital conferences, events and award ceremonies. They are looking for a Digital Project Manager with at least 1 years’ project management experience to join their delivery team. Working alongside developers, designers and account handling teams, you will play an instrumental part in the successful delivery of digital projects; making sure they are delivered on time, within budget and to a high standard. You will be present in client meetings, scoping out client requirements, liaising with stakeholders to update them on the progress and develop functional specifications. We are looking for someone incredibly process driven, passionate and a great communicator. In return, you will be rewarded with a mature, yet sociable working environment, with flexible working hours, support with your career development and an early finish on Fridays! It sounds pretty good to me… Apply now to hear more about this opportunity! Better Placed is one of the UKs leading Marketing recruitment agencies. Our agency client base comprises of the best Advertising, Marketing and Digital agencies in the region, making us perfectly placed to speak to you about your... 10 June 2015 16:04:08 +0000 Social Media Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/96409/Social%2520Media%2520Executive.html Social Media Executive 25K Birmingham Blue Skies have been exclusively briefed on a fantastic opportunity within an Educational/Training organisation. Working within a small team you will be responsible for creating engaging and exciting content in order to drive visitors to the website and purchase educational courses. Key responsibilities of the Social Media Executive will include: - Content creation and management - Updating all social media channels with engaging content - Generating all ideas for social media - Managing and measuring success of campaigns - Blogging - Growth in likes - Increase of reach and engagement - Developing brand awareness - Cultivating leads and sales Key attributes will include: - Excellent copywriting skills - Experience in a similar content focused role (with examples) - Self-starter If you are a creative individual with a passion for social media and the ability to write exciting and engaging content then please dont hesitate to get in touch! 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 has not been successful. For more information, visit www.blueskiescareers.co.uk and... 10 June 2015 15:03:12 +0000 Digital Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/96399/Digital%2520Account%2520Manager.html Exciting opportunity for a Digital Account Manager to join an agency growing at a rapid rate. As a result of new client wins and general brilliance, they need a proven Account Manager to manage an exciting portfolio of clients. To be considered, you must bring proven experience of working closely with clients across all forms of digital campaign activity, from SEO and PPC, to affiliate, email and more. You’ll be skilled at working with clients to define their digital requirements and a dab hand at nurturing and developing accounts. So a strong commercial ability is essential, as is the ability to manage some pretty cutting edge digital campaigns. If successful you’ll be joining an excellent agency with a fantastic creative offering and an equally fantastic team culture. All at a time when they’re really on the rise. It is a very exciting time to join the agency, offering the right person a real opportunity to shine. 10 June 2015 15:03:46 +0000 PPC Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/96397/PPC%2520Account%2520Manager.html With so many PPC opportunities on the market it’s hard to know which opportunities are going to offer the progression and development you crave as a technically capable digital marketer but that’s where we can help. Were currently recruiting for one of Yorkshire most established so taking the above into consideration it's no surprise that when the agency recruit they look for exceptional talent and in this case they need a PPC Account Manager to join the team. Responsible for taking the lead on numerous high profile clients, advising on their budget spend for paid search across all search engines to maximize visibility on key search terms and increase click-through and revenue from PPC campaigns. It’s an amazing opportunity for a dedicated PPC Account Manager looking for a company and progress with them as the agency grows. Top opportunity! Apply today for immediate consideration!   04 June 2015 17:05:34 +0000 Account Director - top creative agency in Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/95843/Account%2520Director%2520-%2520top%2520creative%2520agency%2520in.html We're working with a well established creative agency in Manchester. With a terrific roster of blue chip clients across both consumer and B2B sectors they work on through the line campaigns and this includes a fair amount of digital too.  We're searching for an Account Director who will work across several client accounts across retail, financial services and healthcare.  As Account Director, you will lead and develop client accounts but we're also looking for someone who can lead by example and work on project delivery too.  You'll have strong people management skills and be comfortable managing client expectations and demonstrate gravitas and credibility with senior level client decision makers. It's a lovely agency, based just outside the city centre and it's a very sociable working environment. It will ideally suit someone who has been an AD for around a year and is confident operating at this level. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP.