The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 24 May 2017 10:10:27 +0000 Corporate Event Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/158876/Corporate%2520Event%2520Manager.html My client is looking for a driven and creative Corporate Event Managers. This events agency is head and shoulders one of the most creative and exciting Events companies in the North! This is an opportunity for a driven event professional to have a varied and interesting role as well as being an integral part of a growing the business. You will already be a seasoned events professional boasting experience with private events, weddings and corporate events. You will be used to dealing with all aspects of the operational process, warehouse, crew and logistical challenges that events bring. This position requires someone who enjoys working in a small team and can hit the ground running. Responsibilities •Site visits •Monitoring of projects and events to ensure that everything is kept up to date and all scheduling is effective. •Management of workload, build and derig phases as well as logistics, transport and crew. •Management of junior team members •Develop creative elements of the event/expand ideas and themes •Supplier engagement, onsite direction and integration •Budget creation, negotiation and management with clients and suppliers •Event H&S/Risk assessments •Onsite management of staff and subcontractors •Event production, dcor design •Engage and manage AV and media solutions My client is a creative and contemporary organisation that thrive on innovative ideas. The ideal candidate will be flexible, adaptable and happy to work in a constantly changing environment of new daily challenges.... 15 May 2017 10:10:03 +0000 Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/157862/Account%2520Director.html I'm on the lookout for an established Account Director to join a market leader in experiential youth culture and student marketing! The role will see you heading up a team and taking the lead with a number of key accounts for the business across Beauty, Fashion, Lifestyle and FMCG brands. ROLE Reporting to the Board you will act as the key POC for your dedicated clients Responsible for developing in-depth relationships and identifying opportunities for growth Responding to creative briefs and being able to pitch Overseeing campaigns in their entirety from brief, strategy development, end to end project delivery and client management Responsible for leading an experienced team in a fast growing and commercially successful agency Responsible for team development, appraisals and recruitment as required Supplier management, resource management, complex budget management and reconciliation Delivering a wide variety of experiential brand campaign, from live festival activations to live sports & music events REQUIREMENTS Excellent experience developed in an experiential agency environment, delivering live events and campaigns Solid commercial and strategic brain, with proven experience forecasting and managing complex budgets Ability to confidently drive projects and lead teams, with excellent eye for detail Experience and knowledge of the student market and millennials, ideally with experience delivering live music events Presentable, enthusiastic with the ability to develop strong relationships with clients, team members and suppliers Knowledge of creative processes... 11 May 2017 10:10:01 +0000 Events Senior Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/157581/Events%2520Senior%2520Account%2520Manager.html Manchester One of Manchester’s top Events Agencies is looking for an experienced Senior Account Manager to join their team. You’ll ideally be working in an Events Agency environment currently, but we will consider outstanding in-house Events professionals.  You would be responsible for the management of a small team of Account Manager’s and Exec’s, and the day to day running of a number of clients, the main two being from Financial Services and Retail sectors, as well as some smaller clients. This is a very creative agency, the events they produce are outstanding creatively and they’ve got a talented in-house creative and studio team to work with. You’ll work closely with your team to manage the production of events of all sizes, from £10k to £500k budgets, ranging from UK based events to some international events too.   10 May 2017 11:11:24 +0000 Event Producer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/157438/Event%2520Producer.html A leading communications agency are looking for an experienced Event Producer with a proven track record of delivering large scale client events. This is an agency with a real creative pedigree; you will be joining a team at the top of their game delivering events for a stellar line up of some of the biggest and best loved brands across retail, music and technology. You’ll work closely with the Senior Events Producer to assist in the creation and delivery of some of the agency’s biggest and most exciting client events. This will include everything from experiential campaigns and product launches to road shows and award ceremonies. You will manage the end-to-end lifecycle of projects as well as have the opportunity to travel. The ideal candidate will be able to call upon experience of working in a similar role within an agency production environment, you will be highly organised, have an excellent eye for detail and be able to bring drive, positivity and professionalism to deliver innovative events. The potential scope and possibilities for this role are huge, if you have the ambition this is the agency for you to thrive in. 10 May 2017 11:11:36 +0000 Senior Event Producer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/157437/Senior%2520Event%2520Producer.html A communications agency at the top of their game, are looking for an experienced Senior Event Producer to lead the day to day delivery of high profile, big budget client events. This is an agency with a real creative pedigree; you will be joining a team at the top of their game delivering events on behalf of some of the biggest brands in retail, music and technology. You’ll work closely with the Events Director, production partners and manage the agency’s impressive internal studio, exhibition and comms teams to create and deliver events that have a significant ‘wow factor’ as well as develop relationships and repeat business with some of the largest brands around. The ideal candidate will be able to call upon strong previous experience of working at a similar level within an agency production environment; you will have a proven track record of delivering a number of large scale client events from a brand perspective. You will be an expert in the delivery and production of events of all scales, be a respected and motivated team leader and be able to bring a razor-sharp eye for detail, an off-the-charts level of enthusiasm and a cultured ability to develop lasting relationships. 09 May 2017 10:10:07 +0000 Creative Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/157309/Creative%2520Director.html My client is an award winning full service agency with an impressive client list ranging from global automotive brands to music awards! They currently have a fabulous one-off opportunity for an experienced Creative Director with an Events background to join them in their Leeds studio. As the Creative Director, you will be responsible for driving the development of creative strategy on major pitches and live projects and building and sustaining client understanding of the creative and strategic capabilities. You will be responsible for the overall creative team mentoring and managing designers. The creative thought process will be your responsibility across all teams within the business. You will have the confidence and know how to challenge briefs where appropriate, stretching both brand and aspiration. My exceptional client is looking for a strategic thinker who has a highly-developed understanding of MarComms along with a keen business awareness and thorough understanding of clients and their sectors. You will have a proven track record and extensive experience in a lead role within a creative agency along with an impressive portfolio which MUST include events experience. It is essential for you to have a multidisciplinary background along with knowledge of event production. If you would like further information please get in touch! 08 May 2017 10:10:01 +0000 Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/157177/Account%2520Executive.html ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE - LIVE EVENTS - 18-21K - C LONDON - PERM We're working on a really exciting opportunity for an entry level candidate to join this wonderful experiential agency! The role will see you joining a small but experienced team and so this will be a great opportunity to cut your teeth and develop your career, gaining knowledge and expertise within this space. The agency deliver a variety of of live experiences across sampling campaigns, brand activations and roadshows, for a variety of brands across the FMCG (food & drink), tech, e-commerce, fashion and automotive sectors. This role will see you acting as an extra pair of hands across all live event projects. you will be responsible for general admin, client management, event logistics, research (venues, suppliers, locations), staffing and on-site delivery assistance. This role will suit a self-starter, who will be pro-active, driven and enthusiastic. The role will include long hours and a high-volume of work and so candidate's must be able to demonstrate knowledge of this space. The role will suit a recent Events & Marketing grad, or candidates with experience gained either within a staffing agency or working as a brand ambassador/on site event manager. You will ideally come with experience working with alcohol brands and should have a good understanding of the end to end event management process, within live events. If this is you and you're looking for that foot in door, please get in touch! 02 May 2017 15:03:07 +0000 Events Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/156771/Events%2520Manager.html Manchester Our client is a successful and well established Creative Events Agency just outside of Manchester.  They are looking for an experienced Events Manager to join their growing team, you’ll need a minimum of 18months agency experience to be considered, you’ll be given lots of responsibility to run your own smaller events with budgets of £10k+ and assist with larger events with budgets up to £300k. The role combines client facing activity along with event production, so you’ll be the main point of contact for clients, taking events through from kick off meetings, liaising with venues and suppliers, through to on-site management and post-event reconciliation. Not only do they have a fantastic benefits package, but this is a great opportunity to join an ambitious and motivated team in a well- established creative agency. For this role there is travel involved and you must have a driving licence.