The Drum Jobs 26 August 2016 14:02:42 +0000 Marketing Communications Executive Lancashire Marketing Communications Executive required for this successful PR agency in Lancashire.  They have a great client base including household name brands and are busy and growing.  They work across both PR and Events for their clients and either prior experience of or an interest in linking PR and Event Management is needed.  You’ll work on mainly b2c clients and there will be plenty of opportunity to progress. It’s a great agency, keen to develop its staff and has lovely offices close to train links. 24 August 2016 10:10:53 +0000 Events Account Director - 13m maternity contract Our client is a long established events agency based in Manchester. We're currently looking for an Events Account Director to join the team for a twelve month maternity contract. We've started looking a little early - the contract is likely to start end November/early December and you must be available for 13 months.  The agency is small but perfectly formed and they work on some big name retail clients and on projects with significant budgets.  To be considered for this role you must have a pedigree background in events management - ideally in an agency environment and this will include retail and in-store events but also potentially experiential and brand activation too.  You'll have to wear a few hats - you'll be the second in command to the MD and will be their anchor in terms of managing the client services team and taking responsible for day to day project management and delivery of campaigns. You'll be client facing so you will need to be used to working with senior client decision makers and managing those relationships and expectations.  From an operational perspective, we need someone who is hugely organised and has strong attention to detail and who leads by example.  You will work on pitches and proposals but the role is not specifically about biz dev.  This is a lovely opportunity with a very down to earth and sociable agency. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 23 August 2016 23:11:31 +0000 E-commerce Solution Architect Job Title: Ecommerce Solution Architect Job Type: Permanent Job Location: London Salary: £60k - £100k basic salary (depending on experience) Our Client, one of the world's leading e-commerce platform providers, is looking to recruit a Solution Architect to join their team based in Central London. The successful candidate will have experience designing and implementing complex enterprise applications in B2C eCommerce, ERP, CRM or similar, direct customer facing and implementation delivery experience. Candidates must be able to demonstrate that they have experience with the following: Java SOA Application servers Middleware Ecommerce Enterprise application integration This is a great role for the right candidate, so if you meet all the criteria above, please apply now! 15 August 2016 15:03:40 +0000 Head of Global Marketing An innovative paid social ad-tech business are searching for a Head of Global Marketing to join their London office and head up their marketing global marketing efforts. The business was recently acquired by another huge ad-tech company, they are coming to the end of a complete re-brand and are centralising their global marketing function from in the UK. They have offices in 17 different countries and aren’t slowing down when it comes to growing their business. The Head of Global Marketing will build the global marketing strategy, set out the road map and allocate and own the global marketing budget. They will work closely with all country managers, own the brand and deliver marketing qualified leads to sales teams globally. Requirements of the Head of Global Marketing •Strong marketing/lead gen experience in an ad-tech/media agency setting •Comfortable managing remote teams (experience preferred) •Ability to drive a strategic agenda with executive teams •Persuasive, strategic, focused on output This is a fantastic opportunity to join a fast expanding global business to really make an impact on their growth and success on a global scale! To find out more, please apply! 09 August 2016 15:03:20 +0000 Project Manager - d&b agency, 12 month contract Our client is a leading marketing brand & design consultancy based in Manchester. We're looking for someone to come in on a 12 month maternity contract ideally starting mid to end of September 2016.  We're looking for an accomplished Project Manager, ideally someone who has worked in a design and branding agency environment and who is used to managing multiple stakeholders to drive through projects from concept to completion.  The agency is working on a very exciting and significant project for a public sector client which is focussed primarily on environmental improvements so specifically for this role, someone with experience in exhibitions, events or interiors would be advantageous (together with traditional branding & design project management experience).   The agency is long standing and well established with a terrific reputation. You'll need to be someone who can work reasonably autonomously and who is very organised with meticulous attention to detail.  To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP.  05 August 2016 15:03:28 +0000 Account Manager - split role between Leeds & Manchester Our client is a leading agency based in Manchester. Following continued new business wins, and in particular a significant UK retailer, we are seeking an Account Manager to join the team. Based 2 days a week in Manchester and 3 days a week in Leeds (with some flexibility), you'll be responsible for the development and implementation of their retail events and in-store marketing programme. Working as part of a close knit account handling team, you will come up with innovative and creative in-store events to develop brand awareness and loyalty for the retailer. To be considered for this role it is essential that you have agency experience - experiential, branding or events and that you have also managed retail clients. You should be flexible in travelling across the Pennines and have superb client relationship skills as you'll actually be based on site with the client for 2 or 3 days a week.  Whilst we are very interested in Account Managers who are strong on delivery, we are also looking for candidates who have good marketing knowledge and who will be able to add value to the insight and Shopper strategy side of things too.  It's not solely a delivery role, you'll be tasked with a lot of brand planning too.    We're looking for an established Account Manager who will be promoted to Senior Account Manager level within 12 months. To find out more about the opportunity, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 02 August 2016 15:03:24 +0000 Event Project Coordinator Liverpool We’re working with a lovely growing Events Agency looking for an experienced Event Project Coordinator. They work with national brands on a range of conferences, product launches, experiential roadshows, awards dinners, with a key focus on delivering key messages and objectives. This is a key support role, helping the senior members of the team in producing live events, while at the same time learning and growing, this has lots of prospecys.  You’ll be doing anything and everything to do with co-ordinating events, from sourcing hotels and venues, liaising with suppliers to assisting on site during events. They need someone with some events experience, whether it be agency, in-house or venue, someone who will roll their sleeves up and crack on with what is needed, essentially a pro-active, resourceful and organised person with a can-do attitude, you should be fast paced and adaptable. This is a launch pad for a career in events and a great opportunity! 02 August 2016 15:03:46 +0000 Event Producer Liverpool We’re working with a lovely growing Events Agency looking for an experienced Event Producer. They work with national brands on a range of conferences, product launches, experiential roadshows, awards dinners, with a key focus on delivering key messages and objectives. You’ll be responsible for coordinating every detail of an event from conception to delivery, everything from managing budgets, dealing with suppliers and clients, and coordinating the logistics of multiple projects. They pride themselves on the creative and innovative nature of their events so it’s important you can show a history of creative flair and can think outside the norm when required. You need to be all about the detail with lots of passion for ensuring clients needs are met and exceeded. We will consider freelance or temporary options for this opportunity so feel free to get in touch.