The Drum Jobs 09 January 2018 10:10:24 +0000 Head of Conferences The Drum is actively looking for a Head of Conferences to join its vibrant Events team in London. The Drum is Europe’s biggest marketing website, with a fair chunk of international traffic, too.  We also provide a range of publishing services, and our awards and events are legendary in the marketing world.   In addition to strong growth across the UK, we are rapidly expanding in North America and Asia. It’s an exciting time to join us, and the opportunities truly are endless. This role is to lead and develop the Conferences team to deliver the portfolio of events to the highest level of standards for our customers, whilst achieving the business plan targets. 03 January 2018 18:06:28 +0000 Account Manager - must love sport! Creative agency, Manchester Our client is a very well established agency in Manchester. With an eclectic and exciting client mix, they offer something a bit different to the usual agency roles that we see. Here, you won't be working on endless retail print campaigns or in-store marketing. You will be working through the line and on extremely creative campaigns for clients who are predominantly in the sports and music sectors. There is quite a lot of brand activation, experiential, events and sponsorship work and we can guarantee that no client or project is ever the same. We're looking for an Account Manager to join this fast growing team and ideally as quickly as possible! Ideally you'll have a pedigree agency background and we'd love to see some quite high level sponsorship, events and brand activation experience. It's a very client facing and hands on role, you'll be used to spinning multiple plates and demonstrating superb communication skills on a daily basis. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 05 January 2018 11:11:53 +0000 Senior Account Manager: Events Senior Account Manager; Live Events, Manchester Our client is an innovative live events agency based in South Manchester with an impressive client base. They've created a truly unique work culture having invested significantly in their working environment and introduced a number of initiatives aimed at providing a great work / life balance, so its a great business to join! The Senior Account Manager role is a new position created as a result of growth this year. You'll be working on several established clients including a major Automotive and Retail client overseeing a broad range of Events. Duties will include: Management of projects for clients from initial brief through to execution. This will include resource planning across all internal departments including technical, creative and digital. Strategy planning and presenting ideas to senior client stakeholders. Acting as the main point of contact for clients throughout the project keeping them engaged and ensuring all queries are resolved quickly. Management of an Account Manager and several Account Executives, delegating effectively to ensure projects are delivered on time within budget and acting as their mentor. Assisting with new business pitches. The projects you'll manage will be extremely diverse including; new product launches, team building events, charity dinners and internal communications projects. The agency are looking for experienced Senior Account Managers / Project Managers with experience delivering large events. They're particularly keen to see: Outstanding project... 03 January 2018 18:06:32 +0000 Account Director - Experiential agency, Manchester Our client is a leading integrated agency based in Manchester. With a number of exciting sports brands in their client roster, we're now looking for an Account Director who has a healthy interest in all things sporty and who would love a role working with some global brands. The bulk of the work that this agency does is experiential, events, brand activation, sponsorship and digital. It's a hugely creative and innovative agency and they have a superb brand planning team who ensure that all activity drives consumer awareness and action. We're seeking an Account Director who can run a small team and inspire via leadership. You'll be hands on and able to hit the ground running - working with clients on a strategic level and delivery. Ideally you will have an integrated agency background with a lot of digital work and you'll thrive in a fast paced and constantly evolving agency. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 03 January 2018 15:03:06 +0000 Senior Account Manager Events South Manchester Our client is a full service creative events agency based in South Manchester. This is a key role to join their sizeable account handling team to provide a lead point of contact for a number of clients, ensuring that projects are being delivered on brand, on budget and on time. Clients are major brand names across retail, fmcg and automotive sectors, and events include conferences, product launches, dinners, charity events, often with an internal comms bias so the agency also produces a mix of design & print, film & video for internal brand comms. They need someone strong on client, project, budget, supplier and team management, and you’ll be supported by Account Manager’s and Account Exec’s. You’ll need large scale event experience, ideally with some exposure to international events and internal comms. This agency has a strong culture, with a focus on it’s people and their development.   03 January 2018 15:03:38 +0000 Event Producer This is a fantastic opportunity for an Event Producer to join a lovely, creative agency with an outstanding track record of producing award winning work for their clients, who are both national and international. Working with some major consumer brand names, they are looking for an Event Producer with a minimum of 5 years’ experience to join their team from an events agency environment. You will be working with a talented team of highly creative and passionate professionals to help high-profile international brands communicate with their audiences via live events, print and digital media. You will be proactively managing multiple projects and working closely with Account Management and Creative teams. You should be passionate about seamless delivery of events, and enjoy organising events to the most minute details, and it could be you are now looking for more responsibility or to work on larger national and international events. 14 November 2017 07:07:22 +0000 Events Account Director - Corporate clients  Our client is a leading agency based in Manchester. Specialising in events and live communications, they have a terrific reputation and an impressive roster of blue chip clients. We're currently looking for an Account Director to lead one of their teams.  Line management experience is essential and you will have worked on large scale corporate events (product launches, internal, exhibitions, conferences).  It's an agency where you'll also work on global events so we are looking for a strong all-rounder.  The agency has a very sociable feel and they look after their staff with a good range of staff benefits.  To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP.