The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 23 February 2017 08:08:11 +0000 Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/151214/Account%2520Director.html This high profile agency are looking for experienced Account Director to lead the account for a global e-cigarette brand. As the face of the agency you’ll be great in client meetings, able to present to client senior management and hold your own in a corporate environment among some of the top minds in the industry. International travel is required for this position. Good for air miles, bad for… well it’s good for air miles anyway! And to be clear: we’re working with the Emerging Products division of an international tobacco company in markets spanning Europe and the US as lead ATL agency globally. So you need to be comfortable with all of the above. Our Approach Strategically-led, integrated all-over-it-ness. Brought to life with game changing creative. We put our Account team at the heart of the agency, drawing on specialisms across all channels. SKILLS & EXPERIENCE Front: Awesome with clients at a very senior level Agency background Corporate savviness Experience running TV, Radio, Photography, Outdoor Plus all the usual AD stuff (Powerpoint/Excel geek, on-time everything, commercially astute, slick professional operator) Quals: A proper degree from a proper University ESSENTIAL Corporate experience Above The Line agency side experience Understands global branding and advertising 23 February 2017 08:08:34 +0000 Account Director -Shopper marketing http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/151210/Account%2520Director%2520-Shopper%2520marketing.html Skills & experience Educated to graduate level or equivalent Excellent communication skills - both written and verbal PC literate You will have worked agency side on Shopper or Customer marketing accounts, or client-side within a Shopper or Customer marketing role Essential As well as being a Shopper Marketing expert, we’re looking for someone who understands the role these channels play in delivering best-in-class brand experience Well versed in Shopper and Consumer insights Familiarity with the Big 4 UK grocers, with experience in landing brand campaigns within their owned channels Digital and Experiential skills also advantageous Strong collaboration and client management skills Understand channel mix and how to implement highly successful, integrated campaigns 22 February 2017 17:05:13 +0000 Regional Marketing Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/151109/Regional%2520Marketing%2520Manager.html REGIONAL MARKETING MANAGER – GLASGOW Can you develop powerful and engaging marketing strategies? A leading British car manufacturer wants to provide their dealers and retailers with dynamic new marketing programmes.   You’ll be working closely with automotive retailers and dealers across Scotland to help develop their marketing strategies – with particular focus on digital engagement.   Naturally, you’ll be a highly effective communicator and collaborator, preferably with experience gained in automotive marketing from an advertising agency, Retailer or manufacturer.   You’ll be forming strong and productive working relationships with the field teams, so you need excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to present and lead the marketing strategies you’ll be developing across different media channels. Competitive salary and car.  Your job responsibilities will be Develop, plan and sustain media and marketing plans for retailers – with focus on digital Identify and exploit key marketing activities for each region Cost and coordinate effective campaigns within budget Initiate and sustain retailer marketing activities across the regions Execute campaigns from conception to final delivery, then evaluate and improve Brief creative to agency and manage the process through to production of finished work   To be successful, you’ll need Experience in automotive retail marketing – at a dealership, agency or manufacturer (preferred but not essential) Knowledge and... 22 February 2017 17:05:05 +0000 PA to CEO & CFO http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/151107/PA%2520to%2520CEO%2520%26%2520CFO.html       PA to CEO & CFO One of the leading creative agencies in Birmingham  are looking for an experienced PA to support our Chief Executive Officer and Chief Finance Officer. With fun, creative offices and a great supportive working environment you would be the first point of contact for these dynamic individuals, organising extensive travel, diary management, meetings, presentations, expenses and occasional client interaction. They look  for individuality, confidence and attitude when recruiting. They  seek people who disrupt the norm, push boundaries and are collaborative in their approach. This role demands a PA with spirit, pizazz and aggressive energy.  They act with honesty and humility and treat those around them with respect whilst upholding the upmost confidentiality. This is an amazing role, and would suit someone who is happy to roll up their sleeves, use their own initiative and build relationships whilst sustaining a thirst for providing total support. Key Responsibilities: To provide full PA support to the CEO and CFO Duties Gatekeeper Strong levels of communication required between all departments to assist CEO with traffic of information Extensive diary and email management Booking of all travel requirements Responsible for creating PowerPoint presentations Responsible for Monthly Board meeting packs Copy, bind and scan documents as required Processing of expenses Arrange internal and external meetings as required Book catering requirements Typing minutes of Board Meetings Typing... 22 February 2017 16:04:36 +0000 Business Director - Integrated Agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/151100/Business%2520Director%2520-%2520Integrated%2520Agency.html Business Director – Integrated Agency Driven, ambitious and experienced Business Director is required to take the lead on a group of well-known commercial brands and play a crucial part in the development and growth of this agency. This is a rare and exciting opportunity to make your mark in one of the North’s top Advertising and Marketing agencies.   For this position, we’re looking for an ambitious Group Account Director looking to progress their career, or a Client Services Director looking for a brand new challenge; either way, you’ll feel completely at ease having board-level conversations, responding quickly to provide solutions to your client’s requirements and have a proven and natural ability to lead from the front, displaying excellent leadership qualities. With the support of the MD, you’ll be running your own business unit within the agency, and have access to some of the most talented specialists in the UK.   We’re looking for someone who is both commercial and strategic. You’ll have strong TTL experience, having touched on and have a clear interest in all channels, from TV right through to CRM and be able to advise your clients on the best channels for their requirements. You’ll be strategic and commercial; you’ll build trust quickly with your clients and be able to spot revenue opportunities, and getting right under the skin of your clients brand, championing their business.   This agency is highly impressive, working with some of the best brands in the UK they have an... 22 February 2017 12:12:03 +0000 Search Marketing Specialist Associate http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/151056/Search%2520Marketing%2520Specialist%2520%2520Associate.html BlackRock is a global leader in investment management, risk management and advisory services for institutional and retail clients. At December 31, 2016, BlackRock’s AUM was $5.1 trillion. BlackRock helps clients around the world meet their goals and overcome challenges with a range of products that include separate accounts, mutual funds, iShares® (exchange-traded funds), and other pooled investment vehicles. BlackRock also offers risk management, advisory and enterprise investment system services to a broad base of institutional investors through BlackRock Solutions®. As of December 31, 2016, the firm had approximately 13,000 employees in more than 30 countries and a major presence in global markets, including North and South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and the Middle East and Africa.  For additional information, please visit the Company’s website at www.blackrock.com | Twitter: @blackrock_news | Blog: www.blackrockblog.com | LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/blackrock   Overview: We’re looking for a talented, energetic, can-do search & digital marketing expert to join our thriving Brand marketing team. BlackRock, the world’s largest asset manager, is at the point of a significant evolution of its paid search strategy and we need someone who will advise, project manage, measure, optimize and innovate. This City of London-based role will report into the Head of Brand & Creative EMEA (London-based) and the Global Head of Search (New York based). Daily responsibilities will include a range of acquisition... 22 February 2017 10:10:54 +0000 Senior Researcher http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/151051/Senior%2520Researcher.html As the proud owner of Europe’s biggest marketing website The Drum is also expanding rapidly into the US and Asia. We also run 23 awards, five live events, a peer-to-peer learning organisation, content marketing division, video production service and our Recommended Agency Register. Over the next few years, we have plans to expand the business even further, to advance our offerings to readers and clients and realise our goal of becoming the world’s premier marketing media platform. And we are looking for exceptional people to help us get there. This role is to develop and deliver research and insight for internal and external consumption.  This includes content for The Drum, for marketing, for external clients and for areas of the business that require a research element to run their products/services.  Working with other teams, the role is responsible for providing analysis and content across the business.   Responsibilities will include: To produce research and insights, serving all departments and geographical teams. To supervise the daily work of the Researcher and Research Assistant. To follow the plan for the development of the research and insights element of the business, including growing existing products, creating new products and extending existing products. Ensure that there is a written process, including timetabling, in place for each research project To work with other departments to deliver research projects on time and to the highest quality and accuracy. To be responsible for the production of research-based... 21 February 2017 15:03:38 +0000 Senior Account Executive / Account Manager - Experiential http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150994/Senior%2520Account%2520Executive%2520%2F%2520Account%2520Manager%2520-.html We’re excited to be working with a highly respected and multi-award winning experiential and events agency based in Manchester, who are looking for a Senior Account Executive or Account Manager to join the team. Working on a global drinks brand, you will be creating unforgettable experiences that increase brand loyalty and ultimately, drives sales. You will be responsible for: Managing the full lifecycle of experiential and creative projects; taking the brief from the client and project managing it through to completion. Driving creativity throughout the business, whether that is playing an active part in brainstorming sessions or managing the 2D/3D creative process. Ensuring that your event runs as smoothly as possible, from set-up to breakdown and overseeing the logistic processes. Using your knowledge on shopper and retail marketing to devise and deliver exceptional on-trade events, ensuring that the brand is communicated consistently across all channels, including social. This is an exceptional and rare opportunity to join one of Manchester’s most desirable and exciting agencies. We are looking for someone with experience in campaign management, shopper marketing and experiential/events. If you have worked with drinks brands or in an on-trade environment, that would be highly beneficial. This agency are looking for someone to start as soon as possible, so please apply now if this role sounds of interest: emmaburke@betterplaced.com   21 February 2017 15:03:28 +0000 Head of Digital: Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150990/Head%2520of%2520Digital%3A%2520Manchester.html Head of Digital: Manchester   A leading Manchester based agency are recruiting for a Head of Digital. Suiting an experienced Digital Account Director or existing Head of Digital, you'll enjoy the opportunity to take the lead for your own division as part of the agencies senior management team. It's an exciting role within an agency that has ambitious growth plans for the next few years and will provide the successful applicant with plenty of autonomy to shape and growth the function.     Our client enjoy long established relationships with a range of high profile clients across the UK. They've a strong reputation for the quality of their work and offer an excellent work environment and generous benefits. This role will manage an established Digital team looking to grow the operation and develop their service offering.     Specifically the Head of Digital / Digital Account Director will be responsible for:     Reviewing and developing the agencies existing strategy for Digital growth, identifying additional opportunities to increase revenues. Raising awareness of the agencies Digital offering to grow the existing client base, working closely with the Business Development Manager. Developing the existing team and recruitment of new skills into the agency as required. Providing leadership, direction and training to the team to ensure the agency retains its top talent. As part of the senior management team, playing an active role in driving growth across other areas of the agency particularly PR and... 20 February 2017 21:09:57 +0000 Account Manager (Integrated) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150903/Account%2520Manager%2520%28Integrated%29.html This successful TTL agency is looking to boost its client services team with the appointment of an additional account manager to help manage their increasing workload. Working in a fast-moving environment, to tight deadlines, your main responsibility will be client liaison and managing projects (both print and digital) through to completion, ensuring that both client needs and agency standards are achieved, and also that work is completed on time, to budget and in line with agreed objectives. Suitable candidates for this role will have a good knowledge of digital and print, 3+ years' experience in a marketing agency, and strong organisation, co-ordination and communication skills, together with a keen eye for detail and the ability to develop strong relationships at all levels - both internally and externally.    This is a great opportunity to develop your career in a fast-growing agency with much to offer – including high level exposure to quality clients, a supportive environment and plenty of opportunities for career progression. To find out more, call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV to advertising.resources@btopenworld.com   20 February 2017 15:03:10 +0000 Agency Account Executive - New York, NY http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150891/Agency%2520Account%2520Executive%2520-%2520New%2520York%2C%2520NY.html The Drum US sales team is scaling quickly and we are looking to build a highly motivated and strategic sales team dedicated to our main client verticals: agencies, digital suppliers, media owners and specialist suppliers. As an Agency Account Executive, you will be responsible for identifying, prospecting and developing client relationships within the agency vertical. Additionally, you will be working with several internal stakeholders – including our sales support, marketing and events teams, to ensure effective campaigns and repeat business. This role requires some travel – including outside the US.   In this role, you will need to: Become an expert in identifying the marketing challenges that our agency clients face and how The Drum can help Serve as a brand enthusiast for The Drum’s pov and the products we create Build relationships with prospects and internal stake holders to grow new business Consistently hit sales targets set by the business Work collaboratively across departments to execute campaigns and overall sales strategy Bring your thinking, strategies, and ideas to advance our company’s values, unique culture, and vision for the future   You should have: Experience within a sales team that produces and exceeds their goals consistently Experience in a startup environment, if possible Evidence that you are a Top Performer 1-2 years of selling experience (ideally within a publisher or advertising environment) Experience in a cold-calling/outreach sales environment A sharp focus on your goals... 20 February 2017 14:02:35 +0000 Marketing Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150890/Marketing%2520Executive.html Salary: from 25,000, negotiable Base: Preferably at the charitys Head Office in St Andrews, however a flexible location could also be considered. Hours: Full-time, fixed term for 6 months. We're looking for a Marketing Executive to join our busy Marketing Communications team. This is an exciting role working across all marketing channels to help deliver fundraising leads and income generation for the charity, as well as raise awareness to new supporters of the charitys unique work in funding pioneering cancer research worldwide. Knowledge of multi-channel marketing best practice and demonstrable experience of developing campaigns and marketing materials for various platforms is essential. This role would suit a strong team player able to work across multi-disciplined teams and with external suppliers and agencies. 17 February 2017 12:12:23 +0000 Researcher http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150703/Researcher.html There’s a lot going on at The Drum. Not only are we the proud owner of Europe’s biggest marketing website, we also run 23 awards, five live events, a peer-to-peer learning organisation, content marketing division, video production service and our Recommended Agency Register. And we’re not stopping there. Over the next few years, we have plans to expand the business even further, to advance our offerings to readers and clients and realise our goal of becoming the world’s premier marketing media platform. So, can you help us get there? This role is to develop & deliver research and insight for internal and external consumption.  This includes content for The Drum, for marketing and for external clients.  Working with other teams, the role is responsible for providing analysis and content across the business.   The role will include the following responsibilities To produce research and insights, serving all departments and geographical teams. To produce research-based reports for editorial, content marketing and commercial purposes. To follow the plan for the development of the research and insights element of the business, including growing existing products, creating new products and extending existing products. To work with other departments to deliver research projects on time and to the highest quality and carry out the tasks associated with the distribution of research results. To manage the process of identifying target companies to be included in research, working with the data team to ensure the data is... 15 February 2017 21:09:55 +0000 Senior Account Manager/JAD (B2B/Integrated) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150484/Senior%2520Account%2520Manager%2FJAD%2520%28B2B%2FIntegrated%29.html A great opportunity has arisen for a high calibre senior account manager with a well-established integrated agency, who are looking to further strengthen their already highly impressive client services team. This is likely to be a very involved and demanding role, and it requires proven strategic flair, a passion for B2B brands and creativity, the ability to liaise effectively at all levels, internally and externally, a hands-on approach, and good project management skills, as well as the ability to develop client relationships effectively and profitably. You should be a strong team player, but also someone who is able to use their initiative to good effect and make a positive individual contribution to the agency’s ongoing success and development. Suitable candidates for this position will have at least 4/5 years’ experience in a high quality environment and the ability to handle varied client requirements smoothly and efficiently, providing a high quality input and ensuring that multi-channel campaigns are implemented within the agreed guidelines; also, that creative, marketing and commercial objectives are achieved in a timely and effective manner. The role is suited to either an existing AM seeking more scope and responsibility or an existing SAM in need of a new challenge. The team is friendly and informal, but high-powered and professional. The salary is negotiable, and the prospects are excellent. Call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV to advertising.resources@btopenworld.com 15 February 2017 17:05:30 +0000 Digital Marketing & Graphic Design Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150481/Digital%2520Marketing%2520%26%2520Graphic%2520Design%2520Manager.html Equatex provides international employee and executive compensation plan services for today’s global enterprise, supporting clients with participants across Europe, Asia, Australia and America. With world-class cloud technologies and market leading financial reporting capabilities, Equatex enables companies to deliver engaging compensation schemes across borders, languages and currencies. Equatex supports over 200 international businesses and over one million of their employees, providing customised end-to-end solutions from funding instruments to administration, execution, accounting and financial reporting. The successful candidate will be responsible for the end-to-end process (from idea, planning, execution and follow up) of all our digital marketing and graphic design work and projects globally. Working with stakeholders across the whole organisation (sales. client-facing teams, countries, product and business development) and with external partners. Located in London, UK the position reports into Global Head of Marketing based in Zurich. Key tasks of this diverse and challenging role include: Website & Social Media Web management for group wide global website ( www.equatex.com ) Further develop, product contents for and manage all our social media channels (e.g. YouTube, Twitter, LinkedIn) Prepare and conceptualise digital contents, including social media graphics, campaign images and online banner ads Format/retouch and resizing images for web use Video/animation production and editing experience a strong plus  Graphic Design &... 14 February 2017 11:11:57 +0000 PPC Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150375/PPC%2520Executive.html Who are we? Spacebar Media Ltd a group company of the Stride Gaming Group is a market leader in the online gaming space. We dream, develop and market really awesome games for our customers and have a great time doing it. We live and breathe our Vision and Values and believe everyone who works at Spacebar Media has a very important role to play in making the company a success. We wont sugar coat it, its a challenging environment where we all get in and get the job done whatever it takes to ensure our products are the best of the best. We are currently looking for a PPC Executive will deliver on the PPC strategy for multiple brands under the guidance of the PPC Manager. Responsibilities: Create and manage PPC campaigns across Google and Bing; Grow and optimise keyword portfolio, create and test ad copies and landing pages; Independently manage and take ownership of your own accounts; Maintain a pulse on key trends in the PPC and online marketing industry; Report on key KPIs on a regular basis; Establish and maintain relationship with account managers of different publishers; Support other marketing efforts with knowledge and experience; Focus on ROI; Any other duties as requested by the company. Spacebar Media Ltd is an equal opportunity employer. Dear Recruitment Companieswe think what you do is great, but we have this role covered so please do not contact or send emails. If we need you we will call. We will endeavor to get back to you within two weeks of you submitting your application, however if you do not hear back from us after this time... 14 February 2017 10:10:08 +0000 Training Co-ordinator http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150324/Training%2520Co-ordinator.html There’s a lot going on at The Drum. Not only are we the proud owner of Europe’s biggest marketing website, we also run 23 awards, five live events, a peer-to-peer learning organisation, content marketing division, video production service and our Recommended Agency Register. And we’re not stopping there. Over the next few years, we have plans to expand the business even further, to advance our offerings to readers and clients and realise our goal of becoming the world’s premier marketing media platform. So, can you help us get there? This role is to ensure that new staff are onboarded effectively and that a programme of ongoing training is organised for groups and individuals. This role can be located in either our  London or Glasgow  office   Specific Responsibilities To be responsible for co-ordinating training across the company, in all geographies. Build a matrix of skills needed per person/role and take responsibility for ensuring that the training is delivered. To plan and deliver an induction programme, creating re-usable briefings in formats including video, webinar, online and printed. To keep the induction programme up to date. To ensure that every new member of staff is on-boarded fully. To work with the line managers to identify group training needs then investigate options for delivery (including using The Drum’s industry contacts to reduce costs), then create a plan and budget for consideration. To work with the line managers to plan training for individuals in line with what is identified... 14 February 2017 10:10:16 +0000 Training Co-ordinator http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150320/Training%2520Co-ordinator.html There’s a lot going on at The Drum. Not only are we the proud owner of Europe’s biggest marketing website, we also run 23 awards, five live events, a peer-to-peer learning organisation, content marketing division, video production service and our Recommended Agency Register. And we’re not stopping there. Over the next few years, we have plans to expand the business even further, to advance our offerings to readers and clients and realise our goal of becoming the world’s premier marketing media platform. So, can you help us get there? This role is to ensure that new staff are onboarded effectively and that a programme of ongoing training is organised for groups and individuals. This role can be located in either our London or Glasgow office   Specific Responsibilities To be responsible for co-ordinating training across the company, in all geographies. Build a matrix of skills needed per person/role and take responsibility for ensuring that the training is delivered. To plan and deliver an induction programme, creating re-usable briefings in formats including video, webinar, online and printed. To keep the induction programme up to date. To ensure that every new member of staff is on-boarded fully. To work with the line managers to identify group training needs then investigate options for delivery (including using The Drum’s industry contacts to reduce costs), then create a plan and budget for consideration. To work with the line managers to plan training for individuals in line with what is identified in... 13 February 2017 14:02:07 +0000 Account Director - BTL agency in Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150293/Account%2520Director%2520-%2520BTL%2520agency%2520in%2520Manchester.html Our client needs little introduction as a leading light in the North West agency scene - they are proof that you don't need to go to London to work with the top agencies. Due to continued growth, they are seeking an Account Director to join their team. A proven track record within integrated/creative agencies is required and as Account Director you will lead and develop a team working for an exciting mix of FMCG clients . At the Account Director level it is essential that you are able to take responsibility for growing and retaining existing accounts. You will also be required to provide marketing consultancy to senior level marketing professionals to provide them with effective creative solutions to their marketing objectives. We're looking for a strong all-rounder, someone who has an excellent knowledge of strategic brand management but who is also strong on delivery and who can work on everything from traditional advertising and SP campaigns but also has a lot of digital exposure too. We're looking for an Account Director who can demonstrate that they can grow and develop clients, contribute to new biz and to manage a small team. This agency regularly wins awards and has a great track record. One of the longest established agencies in the North. To have a chat in more detail, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 13 February 2017 07:07:05 +0000 Business Development Manager - global integrated agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/150226/Business%2520Development%2520Manager%2520-%2520global%2520integrated.html Our client is a global integrated agency based in S Manchester. We're currently looking for an experienced Business Development Manager to join their established Business Development Team.   Working closely with the Business Development Director, you will manage the new business process.  This will involve planning and targeting prospects and sectors, managing the CRM database, all marketing communications and of course, the proposal and pitch development processes. We're looking for a Business Development Manager who has a pedigree agency background, someone who has a creative yet organised approach to new business and someone who is full of drive to make things happen.   Working with a global agency who work with a top range of clients means you'll have excellent credentials and you will also have a Business Development Executive to support you on a day to day basis.  To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 07 February 2017 12:12:28 +0000 Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/149812/Account%2520Manager.html Cheshire Fantastic role if you are looking for a fast track opportunity. This a fast growing agency with a great client list, they’ve won multiple awards and raised their profile significantly over the last 12 months. This is to directly support the CSD on a number of their major clients, which are household name B2C brands. They are looking for a safe pair of hands, used to handling big clients and big budgets, but looking for more responsibility as you’ll very much take the lead on these accounts, with the CSD there to support you. You should have integrated experience including digital & social experience, and any exposure to internal comms or employee engagement campaigns would be beneficial but not essential. 02 February 2017 18:06:36 +0000 Account Executive - top Manchester agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/149471/Account%2520Executive%2520-%2520top%2520Manchester%2520agency.html Our client needs little introduction as a leading light in the North West agency scene. Specialising in below the line marketing communications, particularly sales promotion, shopper marketing and digital solutions. They are now seeking a hands on and enthusiastic graduate to join their team as an Account Executive. As an entry level role, you will need a good degree (2.1 or above) and a passion for a career in marketing and an ability to stand out from the rest. The agency work with a stunning selection of top FMCG brands and you will be involved in client liaison and project management, implementation of promotions across many disciplines and supplier management too (working with designers & photographers). Ideally you'll have a work placement under your belt but the candidate who is offered the role of Account Executive will receive full training. Above all, the agency is looking for energy, passion and a desire to succeed in a career in marketing. The client has stipulated that you must have a min 2.1 degree. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. Due to the predicted high volume of response, we will only respond to successful candidates. 02 February 2017 17:05:06 +0000 Campaign Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/149470/Campaign%2520Manager.html A leading media and marketing company, The Drum has recently expanded its online portfolio and is looking for an enthusiastic Campaign Manager to join our growing Digital Trading team. Based in our Shoreditch office, this role sits at the intersection where commercial meets ad ops, working with the Account Management Team to help online advertising clients reach their campaign objectives. Central to the role will be the setup, launch, optimization and performance reporting for campaigns via DFP. Troubleshooting adhoc issues as they arise, you will be responsible for ensuring campaigns run on time, communicating any problems that jeopardise full delivery. Standard tasks such as screenshots, delivery reporting, campaign insights and future recommendations will be executed as a matter of process. Comfortable with client contact, you will work with the Account Management team to ensure clients receive a high standard of service with their online bookings, producing proposal templates for speculative briefs.      The Person You will enjoy the variety of a role that means no two days are the same, organising your own diary to ensure campaign deadlines are hit. You will want to work in a thriving environment, using your strong organisational skills and attention to detail to ensure campaigns run smoothly. You can think outside the box, with a can-do approach to problem solving.  You will have great communication skills both written and verbal. A Drive to achieve 100% The ability to take on tasks and see them through to completion as well as... 02 February 2017 17:05:54 +0000 Account Director - FMCG and Retail http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/149468/Account%2520Director%2520-%2520FMCG%2520and%2520Retail.html We are working with one of the most exciting Retail Marketing agencies in the UK; boasting a client roster of global FMCG brands and a friendly and talented team. They are looking for an Account Director to take the lead on a set of accounts.  As an Account Director, you will be building relationships at senior level with Brand guardians and marketers, on devising and developing shopper and promotional campaigns which lead to repeat purchase and brand loyalty. This agency operates in a really agile way, making this role really varied as you will be able to devise completely multi-channel strategies which will enable the client to see their campaigns reach the masses.  As part of their growth, the Account Director will be assisting with new business pitches, developing and nurturing a team of account handlers and working with the Directors to identify potential new opportunities. We are looking for experienced Senior Account Managers looking to step up to Account Director level, or Account Directors searching for a new opportunity. The client is interested in people with BTL, shopper and/or events experience, and they will offer continued development and support for those interested in this area of marketing. You will be passionate, energetic and love the idea of working with brands that everyone has heard of. For more information, please apply now: emmaburke@betterplaced.com 02 February 2017 17:05:37 +0000 Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/149467/Account%2520Executive.html Our client, a multi-award winning and highly creative Marketing agency in Manchester, is looking for Account Executives to join them in the New Year. Due to growth and recent client wins, the Account Executive will support the Account Managers with marketing activity for a host of impressive household names across retail, telecoms and FMCG. This is an exciting opportunity for you to be part of an entrepreneurial agency, which devises highly impactful promotional campaigns for massive brands, getting involved from the initial brainstorming, briefing creative and digital teams and seeing projects through to completion. You’ll be working across a variety of off and online channels and be part of a team which truly mentors and develops you into becoming a first-class account handler. We are looking for someone ideally with some agency experience; however we would also consider candidates with a marketing/advertising related degree, who has perhaps worked in a client-side environment. Either way, you’ll be a creative thinker and an excellent “doer”; proactive in nature and can run with projects easily and efficiently.   This is an amazing opportunity to join one of Manchester’s finest agencies. Please get in touch to be considered: emmaburke@betterplaced.com