The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 01 October 2014 11:11:12 +0000 PHP Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79365/PHP%2520Developer.html An exciting opportunity within a global agency, focusing on back end development of mobile web sites and applications. Role Develop sites, API's and applications for mobile platforms Strong PHP Development experience Strong experience using HTML, CSS and JavaScript Skills and Experience Custom API Design experience Client facing experience Administration of the full LAMP stack Experience working with Symfony2 . Date posted: 16/09/2014 30 September 2014 12:12:48 +0000 Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79306/Account%2520Director.html Account Director Packaging Agency Central Cheltenham Location Salary £38,000 - £42,000 per annum 12 month Fixed Term Contract We're looking for a talented and enthusiastic Account Director to join this leading packaging and branding agency based in a lovely part of Cheltenham for a 12 month maternity cover contract! This is a senior position within the agency managing a number of clients with the support of a team of account managers. The job: As Account Director your duties will include; - Working closely with the Creative Directors to deliver first class design work - Taking a directive approach and outlining a clear strategy and guidance to your clients - Developing design briefs and briefing this in to design and artwork teams - Attending client meetings to take briefs, give input and present work - The management of various client brand and packaging design projects You will need to have: - Previous branded packaging design experience gained from working agency side (we may consider exceptional candidates who are coming from the client side) - Solid project management skills - Strong financial skills including negotiation skills and budget and profitability management You'll be someone who lives and breathes all things packaging and is passionate about delivering world class service to your clients! Although this is a maternity cover position, this agency is growing fast! This means that it's extremely likely that this position will become permanent. So if you're looking for a change of scenery from hectic London or just fancy a... 30 September 2014 11:11:59 +0000 Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79298/Account%2520Manager.html Account Manager The chosen Account Manager will join us in our city centre offices, be provided with the appropriate support and tools in order to be a success within this role. We are looking for someone account management/relationship/executive experience, to communicate with clients, creatives and developers alike. (Ideally within an agency environment, but will consider customer focused experience) We need you to have: Excellent customer service skills Account/relationship management experience Strong oral and written communication skills Strong organisation/prioritisation skills Ability to act as part of a team The Role: Working with our project management team your duties will include: Responsible for day to day communication with clients Advising clients on complimentary products Communication client briefs to our design and development teams Managing budgets Acting as project manager ensuring deadlines are met Proactively feeding back product information to the Business Development Team Salary & Package: Salary up to £25,000 5% contributory pension Gym membership Private healthcare Private dental Private eye care 4 fully paid staff socials 1 fully paid, 2day, non UK social 29 September 2014 13:01:48 +0000 Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79250/Account%2520Director.html Account Director, Branding and Packaging Agency, Gloucestershire, 36,000-42,000, 12 month maternity contract/perm A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an Account Director to join a great Branding and Packaging Agency based in Gloucestershire, commutable from Bristol, Cheltenham and Gloucester. The purpose of this exciting opportunity is to manage a number of clients with the support of a team of account managers. You would be required to deliver strategic direction and guidance to the clients briefs, as well as managing and developing them. The successful candidate will have strong communication and project management skills as well as client development skills to maximise opportunities within their client base. As Account Director you will have the following responsibilities: - A directive approach to giving clear strategy and guidance to clients - Collaborate effectively with the Creative Directors to deliver best in class design work - Management of various client brand and packaging design projects - Attending client meetings to take briefs, give input and present work - Develop design briefs and briefing design and artwork teams As Account Director you will have the following skills and experience: - Previous agency experience, ideally within brand and packaging - Strong project management skills - Strong financial skills, including budget management, profitability management and negotiation skills - Highly organised with a positive can-do attitude - Previous experience working at Account Director level This really is a fantastic opportunity for an Account... 29 September 2014 12:12:49 +0000 MW Creative Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79242/MW%2520Creative%2520Designer.html Mid Weight Creative Designers, Bristol, on application Are you a Creative Designer looking for a chance to join a Integrated Digital Agency in the South West ? My client are looking for talented creative designers to join their Bristol team and who are as strong on communication concepts as design, able to art-direct and craft their ideas into stylish and memorable finished pieces. This Agency can promise variety - apps, sites, video, animation, print, brand development, ad campaigns, marketing strategy - we never know what well be turning our hand to next. They need people who are equally adaptable and can think through clients problems to create compelling integrated communication concepts. Youll be full of ideas, fluent in the CS Design suite and related software, and if you have an understanding of front end web technologies (html, css), even better. Youll also appreciate the creativity and discipline that working on big brands requires. Youll have a design degree and should be able to hit the ground running in a busy studio environment with previous experience of working in a deadline-driven agency. Were offering the chance to work on some of the worlds biggest brands as part of a friendly team - one thats committed to producing great work and sharing the rewards. This is a chance to make your mark at an agency with big ambitions. Key skills: Capable of working on and offline Ability to generate good ideas and concepts Able to deliver projects from concept to completion Be creative but commercially minded Must have good technical skills... 29 September 2014 12:12:55 +0000 Print & Digital Advertising Copywriter http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79241/Print%2520%26%2520Digital%2520Advertising%2520Copywriter.html Digital & Print Advertising Copywriter dependent on exp My client, a digital agency in Bristol are looking for an experienced Advertising Copywriter to work on their outstanding digital communications for a growing portfolio of multinational business brands. We are looking for someone who has a minimum of four years experience of creating advertising ideas for a broad variety of clients and industries. Youll have created campaign concepts that use a wide range of channels e.g. video, social, apps, banners and even print. And youll have a portfolio that proves it. You will be able to take a client brief, understand the business problem, create a range of solutions and present these back. You will also be able to work as part of a team and maintain grace under pressure. The job is based in their Bristol offices and salary is dependent on experience. Digital & Print Advertising Copywriter dependent on exp Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering Clientside, Account Handling, PR and Executive. We also have a specialist Creative Recruitment team. We offer unrivalled opportunities across all specialisms and industry sectors, presenting you with only the best marketing jobs. Although we try to respond to all applications, the high number we receive means this isn`t always possible. If you have not heard from us within 72 hours, please assume that your application has not been successful. For more information, visit www.blueskiescareers.co.uk and we`ll make sure we do our best to find you the perfect marketing role. 26 September 2014 17:05:29 +0000 Middlewight Creative Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79204/Middlewight%2520Creative%2520Designer.html Middleweight Creative Designer Digital Agency Central Bristol Location Salary dependent on experience + benefits Middleweight Creative Designer required to join this leading South West digital marketing agency. They're looking for someone to help create consistently high quality digital creative work. This includes websites, email campaigns, apps, motion graphics, video, social media campaigns and brand development. You will need to have: - Strong concept creation skills - The ability to deliver projects from brief to completion - Knowledge of After Effects and front end web technologies such as HTML and CSS - Art-direction skills - Fluency in Design CS Suite - Several years agency experience - Both on and offline experience You'll have the ability to manage a busy schedule whilst creating exceptional design work and will be able to demonstrate strong design and campaign ideas for a wide variety of client type. You will have worked on major brands and be comfortable liaising with and presenting to clients. If this is the next challenge you've been waiting for, then don't hesitate to apply straight away! Don't forget to send us a portfolio or a url link! Summary: Middleweight Creative Designer Digital Agency Central Bristol Location Salary DOE For daily updates on our live roles find us on facebook or twitter! 26 September 2014 14:02:47 +0000 .NET Developer. VB.NET, C#. £35-40k. Chippenham http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79183/.NET%2520Developer.%2520VB.NET%2C%2520C%23.%2520%C2%A335-40k.%2520Chippenham.html .NET Developer/Programmer/Software Engineer, VB.NET or C#, SQL Server, £35-40,000 plus benefits, Chippenham, Wiltshire. Key Skills: - Good .NET Development experience - Solid commercial web development experience. - Good VB.NET or C# development experience. - Experience with any databases (ie MS SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL etc). - Must have excellent English communication skills. - Must be based or willing to work within easy commute of Chippenham, Wiltshire. - Must be eligible to work in the UK Desirable, but not essential, is any from: - HTML and/or JavaScript experience. - MVC Framework experience. About the role: The successful .NET Developer/Programmer/Software Engineer ( VB.NET or C#, SQL Server, MVC, HTML, JavaScript ) will be working in a small team developing our client's flagship website based application. This .NET Developer/Programmer/Software Engineer ( VB.NET or C#, SQL Server, MVC, HTML, JavaScript ) role will involve: - Development of new versions of our client's flagship product. - Developing enhancements to the current versions of our client's flagship product - System architecture and software design. - User interface and usability design. - Developing maintainable solutions to meet requirements. About the Company: Our client is an international name and a highly successful business employing over 1000 people in the UK. For more information about this .NET Developer/Programmer/Software Engineer ( VB.NET or C#, SQL Server, MVC, HTML, JavaScript ) role please submit your CV as a word document. 26 September 2014 09:09:06 +0000 Creative Copywriter http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79162/Creative%2520Copywriter.html Creative Copywriter Digital Agency Central Bristol Location Salary dependent on experience Creative Copywriter required to join this leading South West digital marketing agency. They are looking for the best of the best to join their team and play an essential part towards their continued growth! We're looking for somebody who can create outstanding digital communications for a growing portfolio of multinational business brands. The job: As Creative Copywriter your duties will include; - Devising digital campaign ideas - Writing eye-popping content - Scripting award winning videos This is an amazing opportunity for a big thinker who wants to work with businesses who are based all over the world. This agency's award winning work targets customers, employees and stakeholders. You'll have several years agency experience as well as a portfolio to die for!! It will be bursting with creativity and big ideas. If you want to make your mark with an agency that going places, then don't hesitate to apply straight away! Summary: Creative Copywriter Digital Agency Central Bristol Salary DOE For daily updates on our live roles, find us on facebook or twitter! 24 September 2014 15:03:13 +0000 Senior Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79067/Senior%2520Account%2520Executive.html Senior Account Executive, Branding Agency, Worcestershire, 20,000-23,000, Perm, ASAP A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Senior Account Executive to join an established Branding Agency based in Worcestershire, commutable from the likes of Cheltenham, Worcester, Chipping Norton, Broadway, Evesham and Stratford-upon-Avon. This exciting opportunity will see the successful candidate working for some of the worlds leading fashion, sports and lifestyle brands. The role of Senior Account Executive is a key role within the agency, and will give the successful candidate great exposure to come top brands by supporting the Client Services Director with the day to day management of multiple clients, some of which are international. On a daily basis you will get involved with client administration, project management and scheduling. You will have top time management skills, and will have the opportunity to work on exciting branding campaigns, including some filming and shoot work. The successful candidate will ideally come from an agency background, and will have experience of project management on multiple accounts. Production experience (film/content/stills) is essential. You will have a strong understanding of the creative process, from initial brief to delivery, and will have financial budget management experience. Due to the rural location of this vacancy, a driving license and car is essential. To find out more please send me your CV today! Senior Account Executive, Branding Agency, Worcestershire, 20,000-23,000, Perm, ASAP Blue Skies specialise in Marketing... 22 September 2014 10:10:20 +0000 Interactive Digital Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/78916/Interactive%2520Digital%2520Designer.html Interactive digital designer / developer - 12 month contract Working within the Creative Hub, a fast paced creative team responsible for all communications in the GB and Ireland Market for this client, a well known brand in Wiltshire.. The team has a range of roles within it, including print and retail design as well as studio, traffic, and account management. As the interactive digital designer / developer you will need to design, develop, maintain and build digital creative work, creating flash banners, updating website content, building branded spaces on our retailer websites to help grow their online presence. You will also create storyboards and wireframes to show how digital assets integrate with our ATL, promotions and print campaigns. Essential technical skills you need you to have: Have strong design and creative skills, producing work that is innovative and engaging. Excellent knowledge of using Photoshop and Flash. Ability to create and build high quality flash animations with an in depth knowledge of Flash & ActionScript. Ability to design solutions for our websites from storyboards, wireframes through to transfer, product set up and delivery of assets e.g. Flash banners, apps and video elements. Create assets that work across different platforms e.g. web, mobile, email. Awareness of UX (User Experience). Up to date in what makes a successful digital experience. Knowledge of image & video compression and optimisation. Understanding of CMS (Content Management System) and usability. Knowledge of code based video/audio/image manipulation.... 19 September 2014 18:06:36 +0000 Front End / UI Web Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/78872/Front%2520End%2520%2F%2520UI%2520Web%2520Developer.html Front End / UI Web Developer - Innovative Digital Company - Bristol Location - £30,000 to £40,000 per annum. An innovative national company is looking for a talented Front End / UI Web Developer to join their busy team in Bristol and become part of an agile working environment. You will focus on front end development for web and mobile and essential that you will have proven experience developing successful, standards compliant, rich, consumer facing websites as well as mobile sites. As a Front End / UI Web Developer you will you have; Excellent software development skills HTML including HTML5 JavaScript, AJAX, JSON CSS2-3 Creating optimized and clean front end code Experience of developing consumer facing websites and mobile sites Experience designing and implementing large scale web user interfaces Experience of working with Photoshop designs (Not required to design) Experience of integrating (Json or XML based) back-end services It is also desirable to have; Experience with additional languages Java/C#/C++ etc... Knowledge of modern developments in JavaScript & Node.JS Experience of working on high traffic sites Ideally the Front End Developer will have experience with UX design. Experience of developing sites specially targeting tablets e.g. IPads. ASP.NET and WCF experience Agile & Scrum Experience. The successful candidate will benefit from excellent career enhancing prospects and will be working with some of the best talent in the IT industry. They are an innovative company who work with new and upcoming technologies and enjoy what... 17 September 2014 09:09:37 +0000 Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/78665/Account%2520Manager.html ASAP!! ACCOUNT MANAGER - DESIGN & MARKETING AGENCY - CENTRAL BRISTOL LOCATION - SALARY UP TO £28,000 PER ANNUM We're looking for an experienced and hands on Account Manager to join this well established Design and Marketing agency! The job: As Account Manager your duties will include; - Taking client briefs - Writing briefs for creative - Attending client meetings as and when required - Liaising with and sourcing for suppliers - Quotations and invoicing - General admin You will work independently on client accounts but with supervision of an Account Director. You'll have excellent knowledge of graphic design, branding, print production and web production, and your eye for detail will be second to none. Knowledge of video/animation production would be hugely beneficial, as would any knowledge of the property industry. This is a fantastic opportunity to join an agency that can pride itself on its low staff turnover. Once people join they just don't want to leave!! If you want to be the next person to join this enthusiastic and dedicated team, then apply today!! Summary: Account Manager Design & Marketing agency Central Bristol Salary up to £28,000 For daily updates on our live roles, find us on facebook or twitter! -@fishtankteam 17 September 2014 08:08:24 +0000 PR Senior Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/78664/PR%2520Senior%2520Account%2520Executive.html ASAP!!! PR SENIOR ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE - PR AGENCY - VIBRANT BRISTOL LOCATION - SALARY UP TO £22,000 PER ANNUM DOE PR Senior Account Executive required to work within this buzzing PR and Communications agency based in a great part of Bristol! This is a great opportunity for a PR enthusiast who is looking for a fantastic career opportunity, to learn from industry leaders and work with clients you just wouldn't believe! What a great end to the fantastic summer months with an exciting new PR job specialising in the events sector!! The job: As Senior Account Executive your duties will include: - Implementing PR plans - Heading-up client meetings - Writing required materials - Working to deadlines - Building excellent relationships with clients. - Regular travel to London This agency will offer you the opportunity to grow and progress your career quickly if you're willing to work hard and accept that going the extra mile is just part of your day job! You will need to have: - Previous PR agency experience and ideally a PR, media or related degree - The ability to quickly gain an in-depth understanding of the clients industry sectors - A proactive and a can-do attitude - A love of writing - Acceptance that that isn't a 9-5 job! - Previous B2B PR experience would be a huge advantage, but if you have the right attitude and enthusiasm this can be overlooked! (PR experience is of course still a necessity). You will need determination and bags of enthusiasm to succeed in this role, and not be afraid to push the boundaries of what... 15 September 2014 18:06:25 +0000 Ruby on Rails and/or PHP Develper http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/78594/Ruby%2520on%2520Rails%2520and%2For%2520PHP%2520Develper.html Ruby and/or PHP Software Developer -Innovative Digital Agency - Bristol Location - Salary from £30,000 per annum Are you a full time web developer who's part inventor, part engineer and part scientist? An exciting digital agency in Bristol is looking for an experienced Ruby and/or PHP Software Developer to come join their team in an accessible location in Bristol. This is a unique opportunity for a Web Application Developer to join an agency where everyone matters! It's really important you understand the importance of good engineering solutions, take pride in what you deliver and enjoy being an active part of a hard working and smart team. Your responsibilities will include: Working with project managers and clients to scope out and deliver appropriate technology solutions Participating in the planning, analysis, design, development and deployment of products, features and enhancements Building high-performance, scalable applications and APIs Creating clean, maintainable and well tested code Involvement in client projects as well as the development and launch of our own (and partners) SaaS based products. Playing an active role in their development and be an integral part of the companies' success, as the share options they offer you will reflect this. Assisting junior developers throughout the course of your work. You will have experience in all or most of the following technologies which are used in the office: Proficient in at least two of the following languages/platforms (and an eagerness to learn new languages!): Ruby (Rails), PHP,... 05 September 2014 17:05:58 +0000 PHP Web Developer - Middle Weight http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/78152/PHP%2520Web%2520Developer%2520-%2520Middle%2520Weight.html PHP Web Developer - Middle Weight - Global Digital Agency - Bristol Location - Salary depending on experience A successful global digital agency is looking for a talented Middle Weight PHP Web Developer to join their busy team in Bristol. This is a great opportunity to be part of one of the UK's biggest digital agency. As a Middle Weight PHP Web Developer you will be responsible for: Fulfilling tasks quickly, efficiently and to the highest possible standards Understanding project plans must be adhered to and impacting on deadline commitments. Creating modern, innovative solutions to meet specifications Presenting technical solutions clearly and succinctly Developing constructive and positive relationships with the client team Collaborating and listening to ideas from team members Judging priorities across several pieces of business As a Middle Weight PHP Web Developer you have; Advanced working knowledge of the following technologies: o PHP o MySQL o Version control, preferably GIT o Apache o JQuery / JavaScript o HTML o CSS Familiarity with: o Mac OS X, Linux and Windows environments o Drupal o ExpressionEngine o Umbraco or Amaxus Understanding of the following principles: o MVC - Progressive enhancement, Accessibility, Usability, Semantic web, RWD This is a great opportunity to work with amazing brands at a brilliant agency. If this sounds like the role for you waste no time in applying now! Summary PHP Web Developer - Middle Weight Global Digital Agency Bristol Location Salary depending on experience 04 September 2014 09:09:48 +0000 Middleweight Copywriter http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/78048/Middleweight%2520Copywriter.html Middleweight Copywriter, Gloucestershire, on application My client is on a roll. After winning seven out of their last seven pitches, they are looking for a middleweight writer to join their team, build on their success and help push them to even greater heights. Youll be working in an award-winning agency with an ambitious, maker culture thats pushing the boundaries of where direct & digital meets data & tech - and in a creative department with great name clients. All of which will give you the chance to raise your game, play on some real blue chip clients and produce the best work of your career so far. Plus well throw in breakfast on Monday & beer on Friday - and all in the chilled-out-but-still-within-a-stones-throw-of-urban-thrills of the Cotswolds. Please contact me today with your updated CV and dazzling Portfolio or relevant work samples. Middleweight Copywriter, Gloucestershire, on application Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering Clientside, Account Handling, PR and Executive. We also have a specialist Creative Recruitment team. We offer unrivalled opportunities across all specialisms and industry sectors, presenting you with only the best marketing jobs. Although we try to respond to all applications, the high number we receive means this isn`t always possible. If you have not heard from us within 72 hours, please assume that your application has not been successful. For more information, visit www.blueskiescareers.co.uk and we`ll make sure we do our best to find you the perfect marketing role.