The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 18 April 2014 16:04:37 +0000 Packaging Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/69621/Packaging%2520Designer.html Packaging Designer, Not For Profit Organisation, Wiltshire, 25,000, Perm, ASAP Blue Skies Marketing Recruitment is on the lookout for a Packaging Designer to join a not for profit organisation in Wiltshire. This organisation is looking for a Packaging Designer to come and join their team and create, execute and implement outstanding creative designs for products and packaging for the retail gift market. You will be working closely with the account manager and reporting day to day for design direction to the brand and creative services manager. Main duties and responsibilities: Providing innovative packaging design solutions, designing and refreshing gift ranges, to include toys, food and drink, stationery, calendars, diaries and more. Also designing across POS, branding, brochures and advertising. Researching and monitoring customer markets and trends to find new and innovative design solutions. Advising clients on production methods and best print practice. Using cutter guides, completing artwork for new product development and packaging as well as providing revised or new artwork for brand packaging. Knowledge and skills: Proven experience working in the FMCG sector and a clear understanding of branding. Have a strong conceptual approach to rebranding packaging and delivering ideas and designs across new packaging. Proficient knowledge of Apple Macs, Adobe CS (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator) Exacting attention to detail and a keen appreciation of design methodology and typography This is a great opportunity for any packaging designer to work for a... 17 April 2014 11:11:39 +0000 Senior Packaging Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/69531/Senior%2520Packaging%2520Designer.html Senior Packaging Designer, Full Service Agency, Gloucestershire, 30,000 - 40,000, Perm, ASAP Blue Skies Recruitment is looking for a Senior Packaging Designer to join a Full Service Agency in Gloucestershire. Our client who specialises in branding and packaging design is on the lookout for an experienced Senior Packaging Designer with previous experience within packaging to join their very imaginative studio team. Working on some exciting and well-known brands, this is a great opportunity that you cannot miss out on. You will be part of an amazing studio team, and will brainstorm ideas and concepts for packaging, following those through to artwork. Working hands-on with the team means you need to have excellent communication skills and not to be afraid to get stuck in and voice your ideas and opinions. If this role has grabbed your attention, then see if you tick the boxes below and send through your CV! A portfolio full to bursting, demonstrating packaging designs and concepts Proven experience to not only design great packaging but also create the initial ideas and concepts. Keen eye for detail Great communicator Senior Packaging Designer, Full Service Agency, Gloucestershire, 30,000 - 400,000, Perm, ASAP 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... 24 April 2014 11:11:40 +0000 Client Service Team Leader (Direct Marketing) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/69857/Client%2520Service%2520Team%2520Leader%2520%28Direct%2520Marketing%29.html Green Shoots Recruitment Ltd is looking for a Client Service Team Leader (Direct Marketing). As a growing and fast moving multi-channel marketing company they are always looking for people who love solving problems and who share their belief in delivering the best possible service to our clients. They know that people deliver the best results and an exceptional service when they’re given the right support and full ownership of a challenge. That’s why they give their people the chance to take on projects from inception to delivery, encouraging them to see the bigger picture and build strong relationships with clients. They are looking for an excellent Client Service Team leader with experience of running Direct Marketing campaigns, in a client-facing, multi-channel environment, whilst also having experience of managing and developing a small team. The ideal candidate will be an innate problem solver, with print production and data management experience, who can build great relationships and delight our client! As a Team Leader you will be responsible for: • Mentoring, motivating and encouraging personal development within your team • Building strong relationships with clients • Project management of campaigns • Negotiation and smart purchasing • Assisting with new business opportunities, preparing documents and pitch presentations You will have: • Excellent knowledge of marketing technology, print production, data and postal services • Passion for delighting clients and building excellent relationships... 24 April 2014 11:11:08 +0000 Client Service Project Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/69846/Client%2520Service%2520Project%2520Manager.html Client Service Project Manager Cheltenham 24 – 35k Depending on Experience Ref: AH178 Green Shoots Recruitment Ltd is looking for a Client Services Project Manager. As a growing and fast moving multi-channel marketing company they are always looking for people who love solving problems and who share our belief in delivering the best possible service to their clients. We know that people deliver the best results and an exceptional service when they’re given the right support and full ownership of a challenge. That’s why they give their people the chance to take on projects from inception to delivery, encouraging them to see the bigger picture and build strong relationships with clients. They are looking for an excellent Project Manager with experience of running Direct Marketing campaigns, in a client-facing, multi- channel environment. The ideal candidate will be an innate problem solver, with print production and data management experience, who can build great relationships and delight our clients. 1 Excellent at building relationships with clients and internal services 2 Knowledge of marketing technology, print production, data and postal services 3 Sound organised approach to project management with great attention to detail 4 Negotiation and smart purchasing experience 5 Excellent communication skills 6 Ability to interpret client briefs / instructions and provide alternative options 7 Appetite to develop and learn new skills 8 Great problem solving ability 23 April 2014 15:03:06 +0000 Account Manager - BI/Business Intelligence Job http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/69806/Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520BI%2FBusiness%2520Intelligence%2520Job.html Account Manager - An outgoing & driven Account Manager is needed for a permanent opportunity with fast-growing BI Company to be based between Bournemouth and London. The Big Picture - Top Skills You Should Possess: - Passion for business intelligence, analytics and data. - Technical or business background. - Exposure to the sales process. What you'll be doing: - Driving sales of BI/Analytics products and professional services products. - Managing all aspects of the sales process (including lead generation, closing and account care). What You Need to Bring to the Table: - Passionate for BI and data analytics and the impact it can have if used correctly. - An outgoing personality and the drive to go the extra mile. - Some prior experience of sales is preferred but isn't essential. You should be comfortable dealing with customers and be able to recognise growth opportunities. What's In It for You? This is an excellent chance to join a fun and high-energy business within the Business Intelligence arena. These guys are looking for the next star of the business! You will become a key influential member of the team and will drive growth opportunities and build relationships with customers. This is a fantastic opportunity for a driven and ambitious individual to become the master of their own destiny! What are you waiting for? Apply Now! Recruiter: Aimee Rogers Yoh Solutions Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. SF:UK_INFOTECH Ref: DZH/Req/018066 23 April 2014 14:02:58 +0000 UI Developer with Design http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/69794/UI%2520Developer%2520with%2520Design.html Fasthosts Internet Ltd is one of the fastest growing technology businesses in the UK. As a growing SME in this rapid moving internet industry, we offer fantastic careers, creating real opportunities for candidates wishing to become part of an ambitious team. Fasthosts has a successful track record and proven business model in providing high value, award winning products. This is an exciting opportunity to join a friendly, agile, established international technology business in a UI Development & Design role within the Development Department at the company headquarters in Gloucester Docks. You will be responsible for the design and delivery of our web interfaces for a wide range of customer-facing products. You will be focused mainly on technologies such as HTML, CSS, JQuery, but will also be the UI expert advising Product and Development teams, designing interfaces, producing graphics, wireframes and mocks, and assisting the UX Lead to develop customer journeys. The team is highly skilled and passionate about the business. You will be the expert in UI Design representing the UI Team in the development Scrums working alongside product specialists, infrastructure developers, and QA staff to deliver consistent high quality. Your input will be vital to the success of the products, your expertise will be valued, and you will be an essential member of the team. This is a great opportunity to develop your career as a recognised UI expert. We also offer a great working environment, with many employees leading out-of-hours activities such as... 23 April 2014 13:01:33 +0000 Ruby on Rails Development contract opportunity (Bristol) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/69780/Ruby%2520on%2520Rails%2520Development%2520contract%2520opportunity.html The Company ConSol Partners are looking for a Ruby on Rails Developer for an initial 3-6 month contract. Our client is a leading software supplier in the transport industry. We are looking for a Ruby on Rails Developer to work on a time critical project. The Role In this position you will be delivering a specialised content management system for an application we are developing.  The Individual: Ruby on Rails v3.2x OR v4.1 Experience with Devise Gem and CanCan gem. Development of RSpec Tests Use of cucumber with selenium  ConSol Partners ConSol are leader in recruiting for digital development across Europe. We work in collaboration with growing organisations on exclusive assignments to find them the best talent in the industry. Please send your CV or get in touch for immediate consideration. 23 April 2014 12:12:17 +0000 Web Developer x2. JavaScript, XHTML, CSS. £25k-£35k. Bath http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/69777/Web%2520Developer%2520x2.%2520JavaScript%2C%2520XHTML%2C%2520CSS..html Web Developer x2, JavaScript, XHTML, CSS, £25-35,000, Bath. On offer is excellent benefits including; Pension, Health Care, Gym Membership. The successful candidate must have a good portfolio of previous programming work, and applications should include relevant URLs. Our client is keen to get to know you from your CV, they would like you concentrate on adding evidence of excitement, achievements and interests in your CV. Key Skills: - Computer Science Degree or similar - 2+ years web development experience. Amy web programming language experience will be considered eg JavaScript, ColdFusion, PHP, Java, .NET, C#, Python, Perl or ASP etc - Good knowledge or experience of the following web technologies XHTML, XML, CSS and JavaScript. - Experience of working in an Agile and Test Driven Development environment using services such as Git, Trello or Unfuddle etc. - Must be open minded, because our clients business is unique and unusual. - Must be eligible to work in the UK. Nice to have: - ColdFusion Markup Language (CFML)or MS IIS - Detailed knowledge Web standards and Accessibility - Experience of databases eg MySQL, SQL Server etc. - E-commerce/E-commerce web development experience. About the role: The successful Web Developer (JavaScript, XHTML, MS IIS, CSS, XML, ColdFusion, CFML, PHP, Java, .NET, Python, Perl or ASP) will be part of an open minded, fun and highly technical team of web/E-commerce developers. Main responsibilities include; - Working on our client's award-winning leading edge E-commerce websites - Contributing ideas, technical expertise and... 22 April 2014 18:06:00 +0000 PR Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/69731/PR%2520Account%2520Manager.html PR Account Manager - PR Agency - Vibrant Location in Bristol - Salary circa £25,000 DOE PR Account Manager required to work within this buzzing PR and Communications agency based in a great part of Bristol! What a great start to the summer months for a PR enthusiast who is looking for a fantastic career opportunity, to learn from industry leaders and work with client's you just wouldn't believe! The job: As Account Manager your duties will include: - Contributing to marketing and PR strategy documents - Identifying new media and selling in feature opportunities, as well news, blogs, social media, video, client networking and conference speaker opportunities - Networking with relevant opinion formers, media and clients to deliver new opportunities - Managing the expectations of clients and innovating with coverage ideas - Helping to manage teams effectively to deliver enhanced results - Supporting with winning new business 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 consumer PR agency experience and ideally a PR, media or related degree - The ability to quickly gain an in-depth understanding of the client's industry sectors - A proactive and a "can-do" attitude - A love of writing - Acceptance that that isn't a 9-5 job! You will need determination and bags of enthusiasm to succeed in this role, and not be afraid to push the boundaries of what you're achieving for your clients. You'll be the... 22 April 2014 14:02:12 +0000 Digital Communications Campaign Support Exec http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/69675/Digital%2520Communications%2520Campaign%2520Support%2520Exec.html Essential *Experience of working in any of the following fields: - Communications, Customer Service, Customer Liaison, Copywriting, Marketing, Campaign Management, Direct Marketing, Journalism, Press *Experience of supporting communications delivery across multiple channels. This should include writing copy or content for a variety of communications channels for example letters, briefing notes, presentations, press releases, e-brochures, leaflets, customer information, external e-mails, websites, intranets *Liaison with 'subject matter experts' whose background is not in digital Communications or Copywriting *Management of stakeholders at a range of levels including Senior Managers, Managers, Executive Officers and Administrators *Proficient in Microsoft Office IT, particularly word and excel *Good communications and interpersonal and team working skills Desirable *Experience of supporting Digital Communications Campaigns Management *Experience delivering sensitive or complex messages across a range of communications channels *Experience in developing approval processes with a wide range of stakeholders in a fast moving environment Essential *Occasional travel in the UK *Occasional overnight stays Spring Technology is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Spring Technology is an Equal Opportunities employer; we welcome applicants from all backgrounds. 22 April 2014 11:11:21 +0000 PHP Web Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/69664/PHP%2520Web%2520Developer.html Hargreaves Lansdown is a FTSE 100 Financial Services firm based in Bristol. Market leaders at what we do, we are looking for the best people to join our existing internal IT team. Growing at a rate which makes it the fastest department of its kind in the South West, we have a number of opportunities available to the right people. We utilise the newest technologies and embrace the most recent of advances in hardware. We manage more than 43.4 billion for our 584,000 clients and our profits have grown by more than 150% over the past 5 years. Our online and mobile services are at the heart of this. This is a truly 24 / 7 business; if you think you have what it takes and would like to be part of this success story, please get in touch. Some of the roles are new, unique opportunities making this a particularly existing time to join us. Ever wondered what it would be like to work on and improve IT systems that handle thousands of pounds worth of transactions every minute? The IT Web Development team are a multi-disciplinary group responsible for HL's online trading platform and various other important internal and external web based systems. It is a team who work very closely with business analysts, testers and other business areas to deliver critical new functionality to our clients and staff users. This is an exciting role in which you would be assigned to a small team of developers with whom you will work closely, to deliver improvements and crucial changes to our services, as well as having the opportunity to be instrumental in the delivery of large scale systems... 11 April 2014 12:12:36 +0000 Graphic Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/69189/Graphic%2520Designer.html Midweight Designer £20k - £25k Our client is a fantastic agency in Dorset and they are looking for a passionate, creative designer with a strong portfolio displaying both digital and print work. You will be joining a great team and will have the chance to work with major blue chip clients, in a creative and collaborative environment. The agency is based in a lovely rural setting, and offers a fun and passionate working environment. This is an excellent opportunity for a talented designer to continue your career in a brilliant creative agency, so apply now. 09 April 2014 11:11:07 +0000 Campaign Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/69022/Campaign%2520Executive.html A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Campaign Executive to join an exciting business and support the growth of the business. To be successful in this role you will deliver campaigns that are both compelling and effective across all media channels.   Working in partnership with the marketing communications team to manage and deliver exciting and innovative marketing campaigns to achieve results, optimising campaign response while managing budgets to drive ROI in all communications.   Responsibilities   • Supporting the design, build & execution of all marketing campaigns • Creating captivating communications that drive sales performance • Work with Insight / Intelligence team to plan & target campaigns to drive optimum response rates • Work with the Propositions team to understand the business strategy • Work with campaign analytics to understand and constantly improve response rates • Work with marketing agencies & print suppliers to deliver effective & efficient communications • Manage effective relationships with stakeholder teams   The ideal candidate needs to have end to end campaign management/communications experience and sound experience of direct marketing from within a high profile consumer brand. Knowledge of the financial services sector would be beneficial and be ideally qualified with a CIM or IDM (or equivalent) 09 April 2014 11:11:39 +0000 Communications Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/69021/Communications%2520Executive.html A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an Communications Executive to join an exciting business and support the delivery of acquisition trading targets. To achieve this you will deliver campaigns that are both compelling and effective across online and offline media and across the product range.   Responsibilities Overall ownership of delivery of marketing campaigns for specific media channel Deliver campaign targets within budget, driving efficiencies. Deliver media schedules according to plans. Implement new creative in-line with seasonal offers. Regularly monitor performance of campaigns to ensure effectiveness and review against KPI’S Provide recommendations for future activity Reporting variances against the business plan and recommendations Campaign briefing to include data, creative media and insight / intelligence   The ideal candidate will have experience in direct marketing and campaign management gained within a high profile consumer brand. They will also have experience of targeting and segmentation techniques with database management (selections, test design) preferable.  It would be beneficial to have a financial services background and knowledge of the sector. It is desirable for the candidate to have CIM or similar marketing qualification. 09 April 2014 09:09:00 +0000 Artworker http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/69008/Artworker.html A role has arisen for an Artworker to join a national marketing services agency that is currently enjoying phenomenal success.   We have worked with this agency for a number of years, and understand that when it comes to hiring, they are always seeking out the ‘cream of the crop’ to join in their success. As an Artworker, you will be based on-site with one of their clients, a national financial services company, and will be working alongside a talented team which consists of Artworker and Print Account Managers. On a daily basis, you’ll be working in a fast-paced, fun, environment and will be producing print-ready artwork for a number of platforms, ensuring all work adheres to client guidelines and meets the brand requirements.   Needless to say, for this role, we are looking for someone with an exceptional eye for detail, excellent technical knowledge (i.e. Adobe Creative Suite) and the ability to work well under pressure. Ideally we are looking for someone with at least two years’ in-house or agency experience, preferably with a background in repro or print production, although this is not essential.   This is a brilliant role that will really add value to your career, so if you think that this could be the role for you, please send your CV and portfolio to us at contact@afselection.co.uk or for more information, call Debra on 0121 355 0955. 08 April 2014 17:05:45 +0000 Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/68987/Account%2520Executive.html Account Executive, Integrated below the line agency, Gloucestershire, 17,000-19,000, Perm, ASAP Blue Skies Marketing Recruitment is on the looking for a talented Account Executive to join an Integrated below the line agency based in Gloucestershire. This would be a fantastic role for a graduate looking to get your foot in the door in the agency world, or an established Account Executive with a passion for experiential and events looking to take their next career move. The agency is commutable from Cirencester, Stroud, Cheltenham, Gloucester, Swindon and Bristol. The agency specialises in experiential marketing, sales promotions and field demonstrations, and has a focus on creating engaging consumer experiences to connect brands with their audience in relevant, timely and effective ways. They are on the lookout for an Account Executive to join their team, who will be responsible for handling the day-to-day running and administration of campaigns, working across the whole range of clients as well as help in research for new business pitches and presentations. As Account Executive you will be responsible for: Liaising and booking venues Briefing and dealing with the design, artwork and print of materials (leaflets, posters, branding, etc) Production of trailers and sampling units Briefing and managing field staff Management of campaign logistics whilst campaign is live (booking stock in-store, monitoring sales and field staff performance) Preparing weekly evaluations for clients As Account Executive you will have the following skills and experience: Previous... 31 March 2014 14:02:29 +0000 Midweight Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/68243/Midweight%2520Designer.html Midweight Designer £20k - £25k Our client is a fantastic agency in Dorset and they are looking for a passionate, creative designer with a strong portfolio displaying both digital and print work. You will be joining a great team and will have the chance to work with major blue chip clients, in a creative and collaborative environment. The agency is based in a lovely rural setting, and offers a fun and passionate working environment. This is an excellent opportunity for a talented designer to continue your career in a brilliant creative agency, so apply now. 28 March 2014 10:10:16 +0000 Field Sales Agent http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/67982/Field%2520Sales%2520Agent.html Green Shoots Recruitment Ltd is looking for an exceptional Sales Manager for this highly successful business. Would you like to be able to offer your customers a comprehensive and competitive portfolio of products and services that they really need? Not only that but from a reputable and well-known brand? Are you the kind of person who likes to not only hit their sales targets but exceed them, and receive a generous commission for doing so? Due to expansion we are looking for target driven Sales Executives. Supplying small businesses, SME’s and Education Markets all over the UK with Telephone Systems, Calls, VoIP, Lines, Broadband, Mobiles, Web Enablement, Conferencing, Hosting, Training, Flexible Working, Virtualisation and a host of other services. They are local and get to know our customers and their businesses to supply and implement their ICT, Telephone, Broadband & Mobile Communication requirements. The job is to pro-actively call and visit new and existing customers; building solutions and selling/cross-selling an extensive portfolio. These are out and out targeted sales jobs. They are looking for hard-working, driven success-hungry focused sales people. If you have the drive that exceeds those around you and a determination to be at the top of your profession, you have found a fantastic career opportunity. KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES * To achieve defined Gross profit and product area targets and objectives through pro-active appointment generation, visiting existing customers and new businesses. * To ensure all product areas with...