The Drum Jobs 25 May 2017 19:07:47 +0000 Account Manager - design and branding agency  Our client is a very long established design and branding agency based in Manchester. They have top notch creative output and for a small but perfectly formed agency, some significant blue chip clients.  We're currently looking for an Account Manager. This role would suit a Senior Account Executive who is looking to step up to Account Manager and take on more responsibility.  You'll be client facing from day one and we're looking for an SAE/AM who knows the art required in preparation of a  strong creative brief. You'll be super organised and will be used to working at a fast pace, managing several campaigns at once. The agency works through the line so you'll work on a range of campaigns - from design & branding to advertising and digital.  It's a very sociable environment and they take career development very seriously. They have regular training days and you will be sure to take the fast track to the next level.  To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 25 May 2017 14:02:23 +0000 Digital Architect Manager 37 hours per week Salary £25,167- £41,190 per annum (dependent upon experience) + pension benefit + 34 days annual leave (includes Bank Holidays and Company Days) British Gymnastics is on a roll. Participation and membership are rising, our fan base is growing, and our medal-winning British Team has never been so prolific. As one of the most successful sports governing bodies in the UK, we are thrilled with what’s been achieved. This really is a remarkable time to be involved in gymnastics, and we are very proud of the part we have played in driving the development, delivery, promotion and success of the sport. Summary This is a new role within the organisation to consolidate, develop, drive and deliver a digital strategy to ensure best in class digital experiences for customers and audiences that will support business objectives for raising the profile of the organisation and the sport as well as helping to create lasting and valued relationships with all customers. The Role The main responsibilities of the role include: • Take ownership of  and develop strategy for optimising the user experience across all digital products currently spanning website, mobile applications, e-learning platform, intranet, club management portal, microsites and apps • Line managing the Digital and Marketing Services Team in the delivery of a range of marketing and creative services to the business; establishing a digital centre of excellence, strengthening and expanding the service offering • Working with a range of colleagues... 23 May 2017 11:11:31 +0000 Graphic Designer / Creative Designer MacGregor Photography is one of the UK’s leading livestock photographers, specialising in the beef and sheep industries.  This thriving business has grown significantly over the past 10 years and is looking for a Graphic Designer/Creative Designer to join the vibrant team due to the Marketing and Design section of the business expanding.  As the Graphic Designer / Creative Designer you will have the ability to create engaging artwork for print, online and social media and will be responsible for producing a wide range of marketing materials including adverts, leaflets, banners, signs, also social media and web site content in line with the brand.    The brief…...  You should be a Graphic Designer / Creative Designer with a CV / Portfolio that demonstrates: Engaging Graphic Design / Creative Design ; Commercial experience with InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and other Creative Suite apps; An understanding of core design principles and a sharp eye for industry trends; A solid understanding of the printing process, colour, and typefaces; A passion for creativity and problem solving; Excellent attention to detail; A strong communicator for dealing with internal and external clients. Experience in video and web desirable but not essential   Permanent full Time position Position may be based from home with some office days and travel required. An excellent package.   Please send CV and detail why you would be the best person for the role by Friday 14th June 2017 by clicking the apply button ... 18 May 2017 15:03:02 +0000 Senior Manager - Digital Campaign Optimisation Is conversion strategy your ‘thing’? At Lloyds we’re transforming marketing and committed to providing the best place to learn the marketing skills of tomorrow – embracing the latest technologies and emerging digital channels. Our mission is to make a positive difference to over 30 million customers. Join us and see for yourself how our firm commitment to Helping Britain Prosper is producing exciting Marketing opportunities as we build our iconic brand portfolio. And as one of our Senior Campaign Optimisation Managers you’ll play a key role in nurturing a team of Performance Marketing experts who provide guidance and support to our Conversion and Campaign teams – using the available digital data in an agile and pro-active way. It’s a new role which would see you: Ensure that The Group maximizes its conversion marketing spend to deliver the best return on our investment Lead the development of Conversion acquisition strategies, advising campaign planning teams and reporting back on performance outcomes. Introduce and cultivate Optimisation best practice across our Marketing community Provide performance insight to executive stakeholders, ensuring you have a multi-channel view of performance drivers Lead and develop your high-performing, embedded, Optimisation team in support of our conversion/direct response agenda and hone their skills in optimizing Display & BTL Effectively set the budgets for the Group’s acquisition strategy, including channels such as paid search, aggregates and affiliates We’d be... 16 May 2017 12:12:06 +0000 Midweight Designer Liverpool We're working with a fantastic boutique creative agency in Liverpool who are looking for a talented Midweight Designer. A small but growing studio, they a multi-disciplinary so we’re looking for a Designer with a portfolio that shows variety across Branding, Design, Advertising and Digital. You’ll ideally have a minimum of 3 years agency experience, and be ambitious and driven to progress your career as a creative, with a real love for what you do. You should have what it takes to develop highly creative concepts and solutions to client briefs, you’ll also be managing a couple of juniors, work closely with clients and essentially be the number 2 to the CD. This is a fantastic opportunity to fast track to Senior Designer within a supportive and highly creative environment.   16 May 2017 11:11:04 +0000 Front-end Developer (Fixed-term/temp-to-perm) As a result of several new account wins and growing demand for their digital creative services, this fully-integrated marketing agency (based in Staffs) are looking for a talented front-end developer to join their digital team. Working closely (and collaboratively) with the agency’s creative team, your main responsibility will be to design, build and maintain web sites and other digital applications from the ground up, so you must have in-depth knowledge and extensive experience of relevant digital languages and up-to-date methods, together with the ability to provide ideas and input on practicality, functionality and user experience to the creative team and the agency’s clients. Applicants must also be curious about new digital technologies, and possess a desire to create visually-impactful web sites and applications for the agency’s varied client base, working in a highly-charged creative atmosphere.   The initial contract is for a 6-month period with a high probability of a permanent role for the right individual. There is also room for progression, and potential to further build the team, as the agency continues to grow. To find out more about this exciting opportunity, call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV to 15 May 2017 21:09:31 +0000 Digital Account Manager/SAM If you're an experienced digital account handler with a good technical understanding, or a digital PM with client handling skills, an ambitious and successful TTL agency would like to hear from you! They're looking for an ambitious AM/SAM with good all-round knowledge and experience, great interpersonal skills, solid agency experience, and proven success in a client-facing role. This is a key role in the agency, which requires the ability to clearly brief technical requirements, and also to work as part of a close-knit team on web build and other digital projects – ensuring both client and agency objectives are achieved in a timely manner and in line with budgets and quality standards. The agency in question is going from strength to strength, and is able to offer lots of scope and excellent prospects, as well as a positive working environment. If you can tick the above boxes and are keen to join a fast-growing agency, this could be the perfect opportunity for you. Call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949 to find out more. Or send your CV to 12 May 2017 13:01:26 +0000 Digital Product Owner Digital Product Owner £42,000-48,000 dependant on experience + package with flexible working around core hours Located in the highly prestigious St Peter’s Square development in the city centre, Distrelec are establishing their new Enterprise Hub and hiring a Digital Product Owner. The Enterprise Hub will be the European centre for the implementation of their new digital operations that will deliver all online trading, marketing and technical deliveries for the organisation.  Distrelec, part of the Datwyler group, is a leading online distributor for electronics, automation, measurement technology, IT and accessories in Europe and the exciting new Enterprise Hub in Manchester will be its first operational presence in the UK. This is an exciting time to be joining their business. Are you up for the challenge? The role: As the Digital Product Owner you will be tasked with building and maintaining a commercially focused roadmap of online capabilities prioritised through deep and robust commercial analysis and understanding the wider business priorities for online development. You will articulate detailed functional requirements as online capabilities move from the roadmap into the technical delivery plan. Key accountabilities: The main responsibilities of the role will include identifying and prioritising a roadmap of online capabilities that drive online sales and customer engagement. You will build business cases for future initiatives, ensuring that the financial value of each initiative is aligned with the Head of Digital. You will... 11 May 2017 13:01:58 +0000 Head of Functional Proposition & UX Head of Functional Proposition and User Experience £55-65,000 dependant on experience + package with flexible working around core hours Located in the highly prestigious St Peter’s Square development in the city centre, Distrelec are establishing their new Enterprise Hub and hiring Head of Functional Proposition and User Experience . The Enterprise Hub will be the European centre for the implementation of their new digital operations that will deliver all online trading, marketing and technical deliveries for the organisation.  Distrelec, part of the Datwyler group, is a leading online distributor for electronics, automation, measurement technology, IT and accessories in Europe and the exciting new Enterprise Hub in Manchester will be its first operational presence in the UK. This is an exciting time to be joining their business. Are you up for the challenge? The role: Managing a team of up to 7 specialists, you will build a commercially focused roadmap of online capabilities prioritised through analysis and understanding the wider business priorities for online development. As part of the role, you will articulate detailed functional requirements as online capabilities move from the roadmap and into the technical delivery plan.  Key accountabilities: You will maintain and develop a complete customer focused vision of the online proposition, ensuring that the user experience is second to none throughout. Your team will include Product Owners, User Experience architects and Business Analysts, who will define optimised online... 11 May 2017 10:10:13 +0000 Senior Digital Project Manager Manchester We have a fantastic opportunity on offer, from one of Manchester’s top digital agencies. They produce some outstanding work with some amazing global brands and have won multiple awards in recent years. You’ll need a minimum of 5 years experience in digital agency environments, owning and delivering the timely production of cutting edge digital projects. You’ll have a thorough and detailed approach, adept at juggling multiple projects, with the proactivity and tenacity to get things done. You’ll need a strong understanding of both creative and technical aspects that go into a great digital solution, and understand the needs and demands of both. This agency have a great laid back culture, they look after their people incredibly well and have a strong focus on digital innovation.   11 May 2017 10:10:50 +0000 Midweight Digital Designer East Lancashire  This is a lovely agency based in East Lancashire with a growing team and a lovely client list, looking for a strong Digital / UX Designer.  They are keen to find a creative who can grow their strong creative reputation even further, you should be able to work from initial brief through to completion, and UX is very important to them so expertise and interest in UX is essential. Experience in using UX design practices to influence your design solutions, you should be an advocate of mobile first and responsive design, with a good understanding of user-centred design, testing methodologies and usability. You’ll need a minimum of 3 years’ experience in either an agency or in-house role, you should be comfortable taking the lead on complex, multi-channel projects.  It’s important you are comfortable in client facing situations, presenting and pitching work, and able to clearly outline your vision and ideas both internally and externally.  Ideally you’ll have a good understanding of Front End technologies but you will be working alongside a talented Development team.   09 May 2017 14:02:16 +0000 Midweight Art Director Manchester A fantastic opportunity has come about for a conceptual Midweight Art Director to join the team at a young, fast growing creative agency. Our client works with some very well-known FMCG and Retail brands, and has a strong focus on driving brand engagement and customer demand.  Quality of ideas are paramount, as is your enthusiasm and passion, your portfolio should show your ideas, concepts for brands, and you’ll work closely in a team with a Copywriter. You should have at least 2 years agency experience and be looking for an agency where there are real prospects. If you are a passionate, self-driven and ambitious individual with the right experience, you should fit in nicely with the team. The agency is happy to offer any guidance and training you need to forward your career. This is not a role for a designer, we’re looking for big ideas!   05 May 2017 10:10:05 +0000 Email Designer Chester Our client is a growing business based on the outskirts of Chester with a sizeable design team. They are looking for an experienced Email Designer to join them to help them continue to provide creative design solutions to both their clients and for their own marketing campaigns. You will work across as email campaigns as well as web and app design projects, so you’ll need knowledge of best practice, usability, browsers and accessibility, especially when it comes to email design. You’ll need to be technically strong with HTML and CSS, able to clearly understand and interpret a client brief, and to oversee the development of concepts through to design. They’re looking for someone innovative with fresh ideas and energy to bring to their team, you should be keen to be up to date with the latest digital and design trends and technologies.   26 May 2017 13:01:21 +0000 Account Manager / Senior Account Manager: Manchester Account Manager / Senior Account Manager: Manchester city centre 25 - 35K A leading Advertising agency who work with a range of high profile clients are looking for an Account Manager / Senior Account Manager within their Manchester office. Few agencies can match the impressive client roster and career prospects on offer with this business so don't miss out! This new opportunity has been created due to several new client wins and will join an established team led by an impressive Director. Specifically the Account Manager / Senior Account Manager will take responsibility for: Management of several key clients, meeting with them regularly to maintain the agencies relationship with them. Taking briefs from clients and overseeing the completion of work by the inhouse technical team. Work will include Advertising, Brand, POS, Email, Web and Social Media campaigns. . Identifying opportunities to enhance the clients strategies and presenting ideas to decision makers. Managing an Account Executive. Supporting with new business opportunities playing an active role in pitches. We are looking for a Account Manager / Senior Account Manager, looking to progress who has experience within a reputable Digital or Marketing agency. Excellent client management skills are essential including the ability to challenge and consult with senior stakeholders. You will be able to work effectively as part of a team and will have the commercial ability to grow accounts. In return you will be joining a business with an impressive reputation for training and development,... 26 May 2017 13:01:07 +0000 SEO Manager, Manchester SEO Manager: Manchester We're looking for an SEO Manager who wants to develop and grow a team, working for an ambitious independent agency in Manchester. This agency have been established for eight years and recently secured an investment to support further growth. Run by two Director's who appreciate the importance of investing in people, they've created a great working environment where people can really progress their careers. Their SEO function works with a number of clients, with budgets ranging from 500 - 8K per month. They're keen to grow this and so are investing in an SEO Manager to take responsibility for: Support the client services team in developing & executing Organic Search/SEO strategies for clients to improve performance and online presence Utilise a range of SEO tools to identify and implement findings, regularly monitoring and improving website performance On-site Technical SEO including keyword research, technical audits, improving site speed, micro formatting and localisation On-page/content including on-page audits, meta data audits and revisions, site copy additions, audit revisions, content reviews and site structure reviews Off-site/external outreach including back-link analysis and cleansing, competitor analysis, link building, bloggers relationships for outreach campaigns and link acquisition Utilise social media effectively to maximise content outreach exposure As the department grows so will the role, with it envisaged that the SEO Manager will become a key member of the agencies management team! You'll be... 26 May 2017 13:01:52 +0000 Digital Account Manager, Preston, Lancashire Digital Account Manager: Preston, Lancashire 25 - 30K We are looking for a Digital Account Manager (or Senior Account Exec looking to progress) to join an innovative Digital Marketing agency in Preston, Lancashire. The agency have a great track record of creating impactful, effective campaigns for a range of impressive clients and you'll have the opportunity to develop your experience across the Digital Marketing mix. It's a great work environment with plenty of banter within the office and a busy social calendar across the business. They look after their people, investing in external training and rewarding high performance which has allowed them to gain a high staff retention record. The Digital Account Manager will be given the opportunity to work on several exciting clients taking responsibility for: Devising effective Digital Marketing strategies for clients which incorporate Web / Mobile, SEO, PPC, Social Media etc. Managing campaigns and projects from brief through to execution. Presenting ideas to clients to gain their buy-in. Building relationships with senior decision makers to maintain the agencies position as their Digital agency of choice. Briefing internal teams on client requirements. Reporting regularly to clients on campaign effectiveness identifying opportunities to further enhance their campaigns. Its an exciting role working on several major clients. To be suitable for the Digital Account Manager role, you will be able to demonstrate: Experience as an Account Manager or Senior Account Executive working across Digital... 26 May 2017 13:01:39 +0000 Search Marketing Executive (SEO & PPC) Search Marketing Executive: Preston, Lancashire We're looking for a Search Marketing Executive to join a leading agency in Preston, Lancashire. You'll be responsible for delivering Paid and Organic campaigns for a range of interesting clients within an agency that genuinely cares and invests in its people. The Search Marketing Executive will work closely with the Account Managers and Account Directors to understand a clients aims and develop effective SEO and PPC strategies to meet these. Duties will be varied and will include: Support the client services team in developing & executing SEO and PPC strategies for clients to improve performance and online presence Utilise a range of online tools to identify and implement ideas, regularly monitoring results and suggesting improvements. On-site Technical SEO including keyword research, technical audits, improving site speed, micro formatting and localisation Work closely with the Content Marketing team to ensure this delivers results. Running PPC campaigns for clients and identifying opportunities to utilise Paid advertising on Social Media. It's a hands on role with scope to develop into a senior position within the agencies growing Digital Marketing function. Applicants for the Search Marketing Executive role should therefore be able to demonstrate: Experience implementing SEO and PPC campaigns, preferably within an agency environment. Knowledge of Google Analytics, Adwords and Microsoft Adcentre. Strong analytical skills and the ability to identify trends. Excellent communication... 26 May 2017 13:01:39 +0000 Account Executive: Manchester Account Executive: Manchester, West Yorkshire, 18 - 22K One of Manchester's most successful agencies are looking for an Account Executive to work on several key clients. It's an ideal second role for someone looking to progress their career within an agency as you will benefit from the agencies first-class training, and the opportunity to work on a number of high profile national brands! Working within a talented team under an experienced Account Director, the Account Executive will be exposed to major clients from day one. You will have the opportunity to work on a range of highly visible and exciting campaigns, getting involved with: Social Media campaigns and content writing. Planning and delivering Email Marketing campaigns. Assisting with web development projects. Print and Advertising campaigns. Producing reports for clients analysing campaign results and identifying improvements. Liaising with clients. Working with other teams in the agency on wider projects. For someone who has worked within an agency but who wants to broaden their experience and work with high profile clients its a terrific opportunity. You will be joining an agency that has consistently developed people internally and that has a proud track record for producing high quality, award winning work. To be considered for the Account Executive role, you will be able to demonstrate: Previous experience within an agency. Digital Marketing experience - experience of Email Marketing or Social Media would be a distinct advantage. Excellent communication and writing... 26 May 2017 13:01:49 +0000 Senior Digital Project Manager: Manchester Senior Digital Project Manager: Manchester 35 - 45K Our client is a renowned Digital agency in Manchester with big ambitions for the next few years. Looking to expand significantly, they already work with an impressive range of clients across a wide range of sectors. Over the years they’ve picked up numerous significant industry awards due to their unrelenting focus on providing quality solutions that deliver a genuine return for clients. They’re now looking for a Senior Digital Project Manager due to an increase in the volume of Web and Mobile projects they are taking on. These projects are diverse in both their nature and scope, offering plenty of variety for the successful Senior Digital Project Manager. The role will involve: Managing Digital projects for the agency from start to finish. Meeting with clients at brief stage to understand the brief and keeping them updated on progress throughout the lifecycle of the project. Coordinating the work of Developers and Designers to ensure all work is completed on time, within budget to a high standard. Post project review meetings with clients. Various additional duties. Applicants for the Senior Digital Project Manager role will ideally have experience of working to SCRUM / Agile principles, managing Digital projects within a reputable agency. They will be confident and assured in front of clients and will be able to organise effectively and lead by example. Its an exciting time to join this agency as they embark on the next stage of their growth. For any Digital Project Manager... 26 May 2017 13:01:03 +0000 Digital Project Manager, Leeds Digital Project Manager: Leeds, 25 - 35K We are extremely excited to be working exclusively with this Leeds based Digital agency. Over many years they have worked with some of the UK's best loved brands creating Digital solutions that people use on a daily basis. Justifiably they have built a reputation for being at the forefront of Digital innovation and creativity and it is impossible not to be impressed by the work award winning work they've undertaken. They put their success squarely down to the quality of people they hire. They look for people who share their passion for creativity and who are prepared to push boundaries for their clients. Now, as a result of growth this year, they require a Digital Project Manager with exactly this mindset. Working across several high profile clients, the Digital Project Manager will take responsibility for: Management of Digital projects from initial brief through to completion. Taking an active role in initial meetings with the client to understand their requirement in detail. Leading planning meetings internally with Developers, Designers and Strategists to devise effective responses to projects. Overseeing the completion of work liaising regularly with clients to keep them apprised of progress and engaged in the project. Managing resources and budgets to ensure the project is completed on time within budget. For projects involving complex (and in some cases untested) technologies, sourcing external support as required. It is important to note that this Digital Project Manager role will involve a high... 26 May 2017 09:09:50 +0000 Account Manager This is an excellent opportunity for an Account Manager to join a thriving team within our successful business. This role brings with it a high level of responsibility, autonomy, global travel and the support of an exceptional team to deliver impactful and award winning work. Havas Lynx is a global communications group, with offices in Manchester, London and New York. We operate within the healthcare and wellness sectors - our campaign activity sees us enhancing people’s lives via a variety of means, for example, by helping patients to understand their treatment options, by providing support to carers, or helping Healthcare Professionals and others within healthcare systems to make appropriate treatment decisions. Our sector is a challenging market place, but the potential for reward is unrivalled – the sense of genuinely making a difference is hugely motivating. Our Head Office is in the centre of Manchester and due to the team’s impact and their subsequent success, we’re pleased to be seeking an experienced Account Manager to join us. This role will combine strategy development and tactical delivery; we have a culture of being hands on and taking ownership and responsibility as part of a team so it’s important that you can draw on your previous Agency experience in order to deliver results and exceptional service levels to your clients. This role will see you work with clients across the Pharmaceutical sector, although prior experience in this industry isn’t essential – what’s key is that you’re willing to apply... 26 May 2017 07:07:29 +0000 Technical Resource Manager - top Manchester agency Our client is one of the top digital agencies in Manchester. With a global presence and a roster of impressive blue chip clients, they are currently seeking a Technical Resource Manager to join the team. The Technical Resource Manager will work closely with the Senior Technical Team and Programme Managers to understand client requirements and to facilitate effective resourcing decisions across a 70 strong team.  We're looking for someone who has 5+ years agency experience with a strong understanding of digital project management and the digital products across the full delivery lifecycle.  You'll have knowledge of different software systems, digital technology, architectures and compatibility requirements and an understanding of cross project resource forecasting, planning and analysis.  It goes without saying that you'll be an excellent communicator with the ability to work with key teams, stakeholders and clients.   The agency has a terrific reputation, some of the most talented digital people in the region work here and roles are much sought after. The variety and extent of projects that they work on, their innovation and their creativity all combine to make this an excellent opportunity. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 26 May 2017 07:07:22 +0000 Digital Account Director - innovative agency in Manchester Our client is an innovative and creative digital agency based in Manchester. Following continued growth, we are currently looking for a Digital Account Director to join the team. The agency is a full service digital agency with a particular focus on video and content as fast evolving disciplines.  To be considered for this role, it is essential that you have a digital agency background and that you have a good mix of operational, client services and development experience. You'll lead by example and will be able to combine the structures and processes of an efficient client services team alongside the creativity and innovation of the campaigns that you will deliver to big blue chip clients.  The role could suit a traditional Account Director or someone who has a project management background but who has become increasingly client development focused. The agency is centrally based, a very sociable team and one where career development is taken seriously. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 26 May 2017 07:07:00 +0000 Senior Account Executive - great creative agency in Manchester Our client is a well established Design and branding agency based in Manchester. Small but perfectly formed, they work with some big brands and deliver integrated marketing communications. We're currently looking for a Senior Account Executive - ideally someone with 18 months agency experience and who is confident managing the creative brief process. You'll work closely with an Account Director as the day to day contact for all client activity so we are looking for a strong communicator.  You will also work alongside the creative team and studio to ensure the timely and efficient delivery of all briefs.  We're keen to speak to all-rounders who have everything from advertising through to DM and Digital. It will be a very varied role. The agency takes career development very seriously with regular training sessions. A sociable environment and one of the oldest and best established agencies in the city. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 25 May 2017 17:05:03 +0000 Digital Designer An exciting opportunity has just arisen for a Digital Designer to join the in-house marketing department of a marking leading manufacturing organisation. The role is by no means a typical in-house role as the design studio within the department also runs as a stand alone business with external clients, allowing the designers to work on a variety of different projects. The holding company also had multiple brands across various different sectors so this in-house role certainly provides you with that variety of work. Working with a team of graphic designers, your key role will be to maintain and extend the groups portfolio of sites - ensuring that the work you produce remains both creative and functional. The company are also looking at launching their first mobile app so you will play a key part in that process. The creative team is sizeable but still allows each individual plenty of creative freedom, it's due to the demand and workload that the team have asked for another Digital Designer to be brought in! The ideal candidate with have basic experience in HTML and CSS but this isn't essential. You won't be expected to code sites as such but the ability to understand/read it would certainly help. The successful candidate will be a strong team player as well as a good communicator. If you would like to hear more about this role, please apply below.