The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 21 July 2016 15:03:59 +0000 Freelance PR Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/132441/Freelance%2520PR%2520Director.html We’re looking for an experienced PR Director to help with the launch of an exciting new start-up brand that is part of a global billion dollar company. Initially you’ll be responsible for activating the brand launch through a series of creative experiential events and stunts, and building media traction for these big creative ideas.  You’ll be responsible for building strong media relations across print and digital, both regional and national, for both campaigns and on an ongoing basis spotting media opportunities to gain publicity for the brand. It’s important you have B2C experience and a track record in any of the following sectors would be advantageous – Home Furnishings, Lifestyle, E-Commerce or within Disruptor brands.  You’ll work closely with the creative agency to bring ideas to life, oversee partnership campaigns, and have an eye for crafting an engaging news story or brand activation. Ideally to start 15th August for 3 weeks initially, followed by minimum of 2-3 days per week until the end of the year. 21 July 2016 15:03:44 +0000 Freelance PR Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/132439/Freelance%2520PR%2520Director.html We’re looking for an experienced PR Director to help with the launch of an exciting new start-up brand that is part of a global billion dollar company. Initially you’ll be responsible for activating the brand launch through a series of creative experiential events and stunts, and building media traction for these big creative ideas.  You’ll be responsible for building strong media relations across print and digital, both regional and national, for both campaigns and on an ongoing basis spotting media opportunities to gain publicity for the brand. It’s important you have B2C experience and a track record in any of the following sectors would be advantageous – Home Furnishings, Lifestyle, E-Commerce or within Disruptor brands.  You’ll work closely with the creative agency to bring ideas to life, oversee partnership campaigns, and have an eye for crafting an engaging news story or brand activation. Ideally to start 15th August for 3 weeks initially, followed by minimum of 2-3 days per week until the end of the year. 21 July 2016 10:10:53 +0000 Events Senior Account Executive - Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/132369/Events%2520Senior%2520Account%2520Executive%2520-%2520Manchester.html Our client is a leading live communications and events agency based in Manchester. Following continued growth of one of their top accounts, they are looking for a Senior Account Executive to join the team. We're looking for someone who will work on a leading retail client account and the events are mostly experiential, in-store and will include new store launches too.  We are keen to speak to Senior Account Executives who have a minimum of 2 years events experience and who can demonstrate brilliant organisational ability, superb attention to detail and who is a strong team-player.  As Senior Account Executive, you will be client facing from day one and you must be able to manage client expectations and to develop a strong working relationship with the client marketing team.  You will report directly to an Account Director and there will be plenty of support on hand, however, we are looking for a Senior Account Executive who can show initiative and work well under pressure with a high workload (nobody ever said events management was easy!).  The agency has a terrific reputation, is creative and they really look after their staff.  Ideally due to their location you'll be a driver.  To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 16 July 2016 01:01:27 +0000 E-commerce Solution Architect - London http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/131947/E-commerce%2520Solution%2520Architect%2520-%2520London.html Job Title: Ecommerce Solution Architect Job Type: Permanent Job Location: London Salary: £60 - £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! 14 July 2016 10:10:25 +0000 Events Account Manager - top Manchester events agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/131753/Events%2520Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520top%2520Manchester%2520events.html Our client is a leading Events agency in Manchester and following a number of new client wins, they are now seeking an  Account Manager to join their team. We are looking ideally looking for an individual who has solid events management experience gained in an agency environment and who has managed clients in the retail sector.  You must, however, also have a strong understanding of brands and of the creative campaign management process, ideally you'll have worked in an integrated agency environment too and will be used to briefing creative teams. Our client is keen to talk to events individuals who have excellent multi-tasking skills, can manage budgets and who has excellent relationship building skills. The events are a combination of large scale live communication events and in store/experiential activity for retail clients.  The client roster is full of high profile blue chip clients. Additional experience in shopper marketing and in-store event management would be advantageous. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian. 13 July 2016 15:03:31 +0000 Account Manager - Full Service Marketing Agency (Events and Experiential) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/131678/Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520Full%2520Service%2520Marketing%2520Agency.html Account Manager - Full Service Marketing Agency Events and Experiential  Manchester £25,000 - £29,000 We are looking for an Events Manager or Account Manager from a marketing agency on behalf of one of the biggest and best global events agencies in the UK. As part of the events team for a key client, a large global retailer, you will work on experiential events, store launches, product launches, internal engagement campaigns and roadshows, organising and co-ordinating the logistics of registration, travel and accommodation to ensure a flawless delegate experience across global events.  The successful candidate will support the Account Director and designated team in the effective and timely delivery of the project management, both in pre-production, on-site and post-production.  Key Responsibilities:  - First class delegate and client communication. - Collaboratively work with venue and other suppliers/providers, both pre and during the conference/event. - Travel, accommodation, print, crew requirements etc. - Participate in venue search, evaluate venues and proposals with the support of the Project Manager and complete proposals and budgets for client submission  - Collaborate effectively with key suppliers - Produce, review, monitor and action all event related documentation, ensuring that appropriate records are maintained and filed correctly. - Continuously provide high quality on-site support The ideal candidate will come either from an agency or in-house background and have experience in the... 08 July 2016 15:03:10 +0000 Midweight Digital Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/131319/Midweight%2520Digital%2520Designer.html Manchester Our client is an award winning agency based in Manchester city centre. They’re looking for a talented Designer with a strong appreciation for UX, they are believers in data driven design, and thinking strongly about the end user, so if you believe great analytics and data can help you as a Designer this would be a great agency for you.  Your approach should be about understanding the persona of the target audience, getting under their skin, enabling you to produce not only outstanding visual design, but effective design. You should have a good understanding of working with developers, what is and isn’t possible.  This is a growing agency with a lot of potential for an ambitious designer.   05 July 2016 17:05:09 +0000 Events Project Manager - Events Agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/130922/Events%2520Project%2520Manager%2520-%2520Events%2520Agency.html Events Projecy Manager - Events Agency Manchester £25,000 - £30,000 We are looking for a Project Manager, Events Manager or Account Manager on behalf of one of the biggest and best global events agencies in the UK. As part of the events team for a key client, a large global retailer, you will work on experiential events, store launches, product launches, internal engagement campaigns and roadshows, organising and co-ordinating the logistics of registration, travel and accommodation to ensure a flawless delegate experience across global events.  The successful candidate will support the Account Director and designated team in the effective and timely delivery of the project management, both in pre-production, on-site and post-production.  Key Responsibilities:  - First class delegate and client communication. - Collaboratively work with venue and other suppliers/providers, both pre and during the conference/event. - Travel, accommodation, print, crew requirements etc. - Participate in venue search, evaluate venues and proposals with the support of the Project Manager and complete proposals and budgets for client submission  - Collaborate effectively with key suppliers - Produce, review, monitor and action all event related documentation, ensuring that appropriate records are maintained and filed correctly. - Continuously provide high quality on-site support The ideal candidate will come either from an agency or in-house background and have experience in the above areas, working on events, experiential... 01 July 2016 10:10:45 +0000 Account Director - Events http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/130913/Account%2520Director%2520-%2520Events.html Liverpool A growing events agency based in the heart of Liverpool is looking for an Account Director as they continue to secure prestigious win after prestigious win. They are 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. Your job will be to drive this well established and successful business forward and working directly with the Managing Director you will focus on managing and developing existing clients as well as profiling and developing new business opportunities. You will be a focal point for clients and develop strong relationships with management and creative professionals at a senior level. 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. Salary: Up to £50k