The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 21 July 2014 16:04:17 +0000 Events Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75400/Events%2520Manager.html Account Manager - Events £24-28k Liverpool This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing events agency as they continue to secure prestigious win after prestigious win.  They’re growing steadily and are keen to attract dynamic and passionate events professionals to join their team.  Your role will be to manage various client events from inception to delivery, so it’s important you have both excellent client facing skills as well as the required project management ability to ensure you can deliver on time and to budget.  You should be capable of developing creative solutions to client briefs, able to work closely with clients to fully understand their objectives to recommend the most appropriate solution. Your logistics skills should be brilliant! M7270 08 July 2014 18:06:23 +0000 Marketing Manager - great in-house opp, N Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/74645/Marketing%2520Manager%2520-%2520great%2520in-house%2520opp%2C%2520%2520N.html Our client is a well established manufacturer and retailer of promotional clothing and accessories based in North Manchester.  Following continued growth, they are seeking a Marketing Manager to join their team.  To be considered for this role you must have 5 years + marketing experience, ideally within the B2B sector and you'll be experienced in managing and developing international distributor relations, supporting distributors with marketing collateral and photography, product development,  attending trade exhibitions, managing PR and all digital platforms too.  Essentially you'll be a marketing communications all-rounder and you will manage a small team to implement the marketing plan.  We're looking for a Marketing Manager who is hugely organised and who will provide structure and process in an extremely busy organisation.  We're also looking for someone who is driven and commercially minded but also very happy to roll up their sleeves and muck in with the day to day running of the marketing team.  Any language skills - particularly French or German would be desirable but are not essential.   Knowledge of the retail sector would also be desirable as our client is working directly with key UK retailers aswell as with trade partners.  Whilst on a day to day basis, digital marketing represents a relatively small part of the role, our client is looking at a major overhaul of their online presence so previous experience of managing a major website development project working with agencies or other suppliers is... 23 July 2014 13:01:39 +0000 Marketing and Events Officer Maternity cover http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75507/Marketing%2520and%2520Events%2520Officer%2520%2520Maternity%2520cover.html Are you a creative, dynamic and motivated ‘go-getter’ who understands the importance of good external and internal communications and takes pride in a job well done? If so, you will be interested an exciting marketing opportunity within our busy and diverse Communications Team here in North Ayrshire – just 35 minutes from Glasgow City Centre We’re looking for exceptional people who can work under pressure and have first class people skills for the following post: Marketing and Events Officer – Maternity cover We are looking for a creative, confident and experienced Marketing & Events Officer to support the Council’s priorities for the area. You will be able to manage and deliver a number of projects simultaneously that will promote the Council and its services to our stakeholders and residents. For more details please visit:   (myjobscotland.gov.uk)    21 July 2014 15:03:44 +0000 Senior Account Manager - Events http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75399/Senior%2520Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520Events.html Senior Account Manager - Events Liverpool £34-38k (dependent upon level of experience) We have been retained to find a Senior Account Manager for a growing events company who produce and deliver events, conferences, incentive programmes, exhibitions, experiential roadshows and more for a range of high profile businesses throughout the UK. They have an exciting and ambitious plan for their future growth, and are over-delivering to it – they are very proactive in pitching for new business and have a strong team dedicated to doing this. This role will combine maintaining client relationships with man-managing a team of account handlers who deliver large scale events throughout the UK. You should have experience working in the corporate events industry, be client-facing and have some experience directing a team.  M7269 18 July 2014 16:04:22 +0000 Account Director - Design Agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75302/Account%2520Director%2520-%2520Design%2520Agency.html Greater London based design and brand agency is looking for an Account Director to be an important part of their team and to work on high end property accounts.    Smashing opportunity to join a superb, passionately creative, very hectic but fun design agency.   The agency is very well established, profitable and stable. Great working environment in a fantastic location, not central London but very easily accessible from central and SW London especially as well as the M4 corridor. Their work is Brand Identity, Comms, bespoke High End brochures and collateral for prestigious residential property clients and luxury consumer brands. They are also involved in putting on exciting events and conferences for corporate organisations. Your background: Account Manager  or Account Director at design or marketing agency OR Currently working in Marketing department at a prestigious residential Property Development company.  Great chance to hop over the fence to the agency side! The varied work comes in at a fast and furious pace and the AD they are looking for must be enthusiastic, a genuine multi tasker, calm under pressure and very organised.  A large dollop of commercial acumen is highly desirable and a passion for design and attention to detail is an absolute must. This agency is not a workhouse, hours are sensible but you must be prepared to muck in and meet deadlines when they arise. Keys skills you should have: Highly articulate Organised Team player Energetic Love of Design Unflappable Your role will be to work... 15 July 2014 11:11:05 +0000 Marketing & Events Specialist http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/74967/Marketing%2520%26%2520Events%2520Specialist.html Overview This rapidly expanding company is looking to introduce a Marketing and Events Specialist to join their creative and lively team based in North Yorkshire. The Role Reporting directly to the Regional EMEA Director, this person will take full responsibility for developing and executing lead generation events for this market leading and well backed company. Duties will include developing and managing tradeshows, seminars and conferences assisting with the full lifecycle from concept through to completion. You will also be managing a substantial budget for these events, so experience of delivering a comprehensive event on spend is essential. The person The Marketing and Events Specialist will have extensive knowledge of running events for B2B companies and will have substantial experience of running multiple projects at the same time. This company is looking for that perfect of somebody with a creative flair, outgoing personality and dynamic organisational skills. So if this is you, why haven’t you called me yet?! 14 July 2014 12:12:11 +0000 Senior Production Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/74904/Senior%2520Production%2520Manager.html Exceptional Warwickshire based seeks an experienced Event Production Manager to join the team and aid in the streamlining of their busy schedule. As Production Manager you’ll be responsible for delivering all aspects of the agencies creative vision at large scale events across the country. Tasked with specifying cost, procure and delivering technical and production requirements for multiple events at any one time. You’ll oversee sign off of work, scheduling of plans and completion of all aspects of the different parts that pull the whole project together. To be considered you’ll need to take all of the above in your stride, enjoy a challenge and not be phased be large scale projects for big brand names. Spanning more than your average assignments you’ll work with an array of materials, specialists and locations so you’ll need to be logistically organised and on top of a large team at all times. This is an incredible opportunity to be part of an award winning agency, it’s a challenging role but worth all of the time and effort when you see your projects come to life. If you’ve got the determination, drive and experience to take on all of the above then don’t delay send your CV today! 11 July 2014 14:02:52 +0000 Events Senior Account Manager - top agency in Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/74844/Events%2520Senior%2520Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520top%2520agency%2520in.html Our client is a well established Manchester Live Communications & Events agency.  We're keen to speak to Events Senior Account Managers who can combine live events experience with creative agency account management. You'll work on a range of clients in the retail, FMCG, Financial Services and travel sectors and we'd like to speak to individuals who have a broad range of events experience - from in store events to large scale corporate conferences.  You'll ideally have some people management experience, the ability to manage several projects simultaneously and also budget management skills. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. Please note, to be considered for these roles you must have worked in a creative agency environment managing live events, you'll need to know your way around a creative brief and working with designers and digital teams too.  11 July 2014 11:11:39 +0000 UK Marketing Officer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/74811/UK%2520Marketing%2520Officer.html We are looking for a keen, imaginative and hard-working marketing professional to join a small team based in Glasgow.  With a proven track record in marketing, excellent communication and presentation skills and a demonstrable interest in comedy and arts events, you will be an integral part of one of Scotland’s key cultural events.   TO APPLY: Candidates with the relevant skills wishing to apply should email their CV along with a covering letter outlining how their experience matches the job description no later than 5pm on Friday 8th August to Sarah Watson, Festival Manager: sarah@glasgowcomedyfestival.com     Duties and responsibilities   1. Planning and execution of strategic marketing and promotional campaigns aimed at increasing attendance at and awareness of the festival, particularly in the key target areas.   2. Researching the most appropriate mediums to target the audience effectively.   3. Setting up inclusive packages with tickets, travel and accommodation specifically to attract people to visit Glasgow for the comedy festival.   4. Developing promotions with travel operators centred on the festival to encourage attendance.   5. Identifying potential customers in target areas by working with third parties and partners   6. Liaising with tourism partners e.g. Glasgow City Marketing Bureau, VisitScotland and EventScotland and other festivals in order to develop cross promotional activity.   7.   Researching and increasing levels of advertising and sponsorship... 07 July 2014 12:12:51 +0000 Campaign Manager - Brand Activation http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/74543/Campaign%2520Manager%2520%2520-%2520Brand%2520Activation.html Campaign Manager - Brand Activation, Manchester, 24 - 28K A well-respected experiential agency based in Manchester are looking to expand their Manchester team after a period of client wins and outstanding success. Working across a span of high profile FMCG and retail brands, they are now looking to expand the team who work on a particularly well known retail and beauty client. You will be a confident Campaign Manager / Account Manager who can hit the ground running and have a clear understanding of experiential marketing. You will be expected to be the first point of contact for clients and suppliers alike. Duties and responsibilities include, ensuring campaigns are delivered within agreed costs, understanding client needs and their key objectives as well as maintaining client relationships. The successful candidate must be organised and passionate. Previous experience in an agency environment is important (preferably experiential or events) This is a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic and competent Campaign Manager / Account Manager. 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,...