The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 19 November 2014 09:09:21 +0000 Junior Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82256/Junior%2520Designer.html Great opportunity to join a thriving independant agency near Chester.  This agency over the last year have won some amazing clients and are now looking to add a junior designer to their award winning team. This is a rare opportunity so get in touch ASAP 20 November 2014 12:12:15 +0000 Recruitment Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82360/Recruitment%2520Manager.html HAVAS LYNX is a communications agency with offices in Manchester and London. In the UK we have a fantastic team of over 200 people, who are skilled in various disciplines and who work to produce global communications campaigns that truly enhance people’s lives. It’s an exciting time for LYNX – having joined the Havas network, we are now on a global playing field and we have expanded dramatically over previous years; adding new teams and capabilities to our offering. Our growth is continuing and to help build on this; we are seeking a Recruitment Manager to be based in our Manchester office.    We work with Marketers, Copy Writers, Creatives and Developers to name a few. We have a range of personalities and levels and we work to recruit established, industry leaders, right through to Apprentices, Placement Students and Graduates. We’re a busy team and we can be recruiting for around 30 vacancies at any one time, therefore we’re seeking somebody who is incredibly organised and who can prioritise effectively in a fast-paced, dynamic environment. We are looking for an experienced Recruiter; we’re open as to your background – you could be working as a Recruitment Consultant at present or you could be in-house, with or without experience in our sector. What’s important is that you’re a quick learner and that you can demonstrate previous instances of where you have quickly familiarised yourself with a new market. Your transferable skills are incredibly important – we’d like to hear about how you... 19 November 2014 17:05:06 +0000 SEO Content Strategist http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82321/SEO%2520Content%2520Strategist.html A fantastic job opportunity has arisen for a SEO Content Strategist within one of the North West’s most exciting digital agencies. The innovative agency specialise in web design and development as well as digital marketing services for a range of unique and industry leading clients. The SEO Content Strategist will work with a team of developers, designers and digital marketers to manage and implement effective strategies. Responsibilities will include creating and constantly evolving content plans based on best practice, user experience data and client requirements. The ideal candidate for this role will have a passion for all things digital and will be personally motivated to keep up to date with the latest industry trends and technological developments. Applicants must have agency experience and a proven track record of managing multiple clients at any one time. The ideal candidate: ·         A wealth of agency-side experience ·         Experience managing multiple clients and accounts ·         Strong strategic background ·         A good awareness of SEO ·         Passionate about the digital arena ·         Exceptional communication skill ·         Excellent organisation and analytical skills If this sounds like it could... 19 November 2014 17:05:23 +0000 Outreach PR Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82320/Outreach%2520PR%2520Executive.html Our client is a boutique agency specialising in digital marketing and web development and they are looking for an ambitious and enthusiastic individual to fill the position of Outreach PR Executive. This is a great opportunity for someone with previous PR and digital experience that wants to further their career in a specialist role. The successful candidate will create new and innovative online strategies to improve the digital PR offering, particularly through social media and blogging. A proven track record of generating opportunities for client’s products on influential blogs is desirable as a significant aspect of this role will be to research and identify key blogs in regards to outreach projects, and work together with other members of the team on the development of the agencies outreach strategy. The successful candidate will contribute to a variety of digital campaigns, and assist with the management of accounts for a variety of clients operating across a range of sectors. This role requires someone with a real passion for digital PR and online communities that can utilise their excellent interpersonal and communication skills to network and build new contacts for the agency. The ideal candidate ; ·         Strong awareness of PR and blogging ·         A good understanding of SEO as well as social media outlets and content marketing ·         Excellent communication and interpersonal skills... 05 November 2014 11:11:37 +0000 PowerPoint Specialist http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81465/PowerPoint%2520Specialist.html HAVAS LYNX is a global communications group with over 250 employees - supported by the wider HAVAS network, we have offices in Manchester, London and New York. We innovate on behalf of our clients across the healthcare and wellness sectors and we are proud winners of prestigious awards for effectiveness and innovation; we are pleased to now be looking for a dedicated PowerPoint Specialist to join our team in Manchester.  This is a new role within the Agency – the successful candidate will take on a broad range of projects, acting as the internal expert for all things PowerPoint. This role will see you work with a range of teams; undertaking work for our clients as well as working on our own internal communications. We’re therefore keen to hear from people who are self-starters and diligent in their approach, who are organised and happy to work independently to see a project through from start to finish. You should be methodical, yet have a creative eye and take pride in your outputs. We’d like to hear from applicants who can demonstrate experience in:   Working with internal teams to service client needs across all areas of their business - via the generation, stylisation and development of associated PowerPoint slide Specifically, you should be confident in animating slides, offering eye-catching yet appropriate icons and typography. You should also be confident in inserting videos, graphs and images  Confidently liaising with internal teams to understand a brief; proactively offering suggestions and guidance as how to achieve... 30 October 2014 14:02:32 +0000 Sales Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81229/Sales%2520Executive.html A great opportunity has arisen within one of Manchester’s most exciting Post-Production houses for a hardworking and proactive Sales Executive. The leading boutique company, which has state of the art facilities, offers editing, graphics, visual effects, 3D and audio services to a diverse range of clients and well-known brands. The right candidate will join a vibrant and busy sales team, where self-motivation and a results driven approach are key requirements. The role itself includes cold calling, organising meetings and sales events, such as award ceremonies, client drinks and client entertainment. Moreover, the Sales Executive will generate sales through using their initiative and self-research.   Requirements: -          At least 2 years of experience in a sales role -          A proven track record -          Self-motivation -          Hard work -          Excellent communication skills -          Organisation skills -          Strategic thinking   The company targets rapid growth over the next period of time, so, why not help with their success? Apply now or, for more information, contact our award winning recruitment team on 0161 833 1044. 27 October 2014 14:02:24 +0000 Multi-Lingual PR Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80982/Multi-Lingual%2520PR%2520Account%2520Manager.html My client is looking for an experienced PR Account Manager to join their dedicated and growing team, which looks after B2B and online media. This new role is an exciting and challenging opportunity for an individual with a genuine passion for PR. Their extensive portfolio of brands makes them a stand out competitor in a fiercely contested market. The successful candidate will need proven experience within an agency, and the ability to hit the ground running and take responsibility of the task in hand. The essential responsibility of the role is to stimulate the external reputation of the business and their products, through pro-active PR and social media campaigns. This will include product launches, press communications and product placements. The successful candidate will be required, but not limited to performing the following tasks: ·         The development and execution of PR strategy and campaigns, contributing creative ideas and providing practical support to ensure work is delivered on time and on brief.   ·         Delivering effective social media campaigns. ·         Researching and writing editorial opportunities and requests, such as press releases, features and interviews. ·         Managing the junior members of the team to ensure they stay focused and on track. Essential qualities will include but not be limited to:...