The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 19 February 2018 09:09:18 +0000 European Marketing Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/180630/European%2520Marketing%2520Director.html Job Title:  European Marketing Director Location:  North West UK, with regular trips to Europe and USA Salary:  Substantial + Benefits Job Type:  Full Time, Permanent Job Description: Gorilla Glue is a truly international brand; the best-selling glue in the US and now the fastest-growing DIY brand in the UK. As our new European Marketing Director, you’ll need to take the brand to new levels, both in the UK and Europe. This is a strategic role: you’ll be responsible for developing and implementing an integrated marketing plan. Your vision, and the way you put it into practice, will ensure that our key marketing objectives are met. That we grow the business. That we increase the value of our brand.  Sound tough? Well, that’s the idea. These are the toughest glues and tapes on the market. To be anything less wouldn’t reflect this heavyweight brand. As well as Gorilla Glue, you’ll also oversee the growth of our sister brand, O’Keeffe’s, the hardworking skincare range. It’s equally successful in the States, and now listed in major UK retailers such as Boots. Across both brands, this is an exceptional chance for an existing marketing director who wants to push themselves to new levels. You’ll have some help: a direct team of five people, and an external marketing agency to work alongside. And then there’s the multi-million pound budget. For advertising across the full range of media - not just digital, but building on the existing national TV campaign. This is a demanding,... 13 February 2018 12:12:41 +0000 Live Events Executive / Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/180451/Live%2520Events%2520Executive%2520%2F%2520Manager.html Location - UK - London or Glasgow  The Drum is founded on the belief that marketing can change the world. A fast growing and disruptive global media and events business serving a vibrant, expanding and creative B2B eco system of brands, agencies, media owners, martech, adtech and more…  "The Drum has been tweaking the noses of its more established rivals for some time now in the UK. Its journey from Glasgow to London to New York is a lesson in the opportunities of the internet age. Good luck to them.” — Sir Martin Sorrell, founder and chief executive of WPP   The Drum has an exciting opportunity in our Glasgow or London office for a Live Event Executive / Manager. You will be joining the team behind the biggest media and marketing platform in Europe, and the fastest growing in the US. This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious person looking to join a fun, creative and results driven team, developing events and partnerships with the largest players in our market. This role will organise and be responsible for several events in The Drum’s portfolio. You will run, develop and help grow these events and drive brand recognition in the UK and beyond.  19 February 2018 15:03:07 +0000 Junior Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/180682/Junior%2520Account%2520Manager.html This is a great chance to work at an outstanding agency based in the South Manchester you will get the chance to work with some of the most talented account handlers and creatives in the business see below a short brief. Day-to-day management of the account including timing plans, status reports and management of finances along with trafficking work through the agency (creative, digital, print, TV depts.) Daily direct contact with main clients, managing their briefs and expectations Support AD in management of quarterly campaigns including TV, radio, press, brochures and POS Management of the website including changes to the site for new campaigns, e-crm emails and responsibility for reporting of website stats using Google Analytics Help lead digital strategy and guide both the media and PR agencies in content creation, SEO and online PR Management of online advertising campaigns Ad-hoc campaign support from the client including store specific or local media campaigns. This role is urgent so please get in touch asap 19 February 2018 09:09:10 +0000 Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/180656/Designer.html What we are looking for A self-starter looking to make the next step in their career. We’re looking for someone who can manage multiple deadlines at one time, enjoys working as part of a small team, displays creative panache and has outstanding attention to detail. You’ll have a solid design grounding and be willing to apply yourself to a range of projects across a variety of disciplines, always being eager to take on new challenges. As part of a small design team, you will be confident working independently and contributing your own ideas. You’ll use your initiative to help progress projects quickly and efficiently, whilst also taking on board feedback and changes as part of a fluid design process. Key Responsibilities • Producing a high standard of design execution across all work produced • Create work to clients’ expectations, within time and budget • Assisting at all stages of creative projects: through from initial concept to artwork and final production • Communicating clearly and effectively with distributed team Skills & Experience required • Approx 2 years(+) experience • Good understanding of all aspects of design from typography to grids to creating pixel perfect designs • Sound knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite – InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop. Experience in PowerPoint a plus • Knowledge of printing techniques • Experience of digital design: an understanding of website production and the digital / social landscape • Experience of print design: a good... 19 February 2018 09:09:32 +0000 Senior Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/180654/Senior%2520Account%2520Executive.html SENIOR ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE To be the day to day contact on allocated areas of accounts, on both an internal and external basis, delivering an efficient, effective and profitable service. To control and progress jobs through the Agency system, keeping all departments fully informed. REPORTING TO Account Manager MAIN DUTIES Understanding the Agency • The agencies credentials. • Familiarisation with McCann corridor companies. • Understand and implement, where relevant, proprietary tools of Brand Footprint, Selling Strategy and Pulse. • Understand the roles and responsibilities of other Agency departments • Understand and proactively implement the appropriate admin/briefing/scheduling procedures required by other Agency departments • Understand the financial management process relating to client accounts and take an active role in terms of budget and cost management on all assigned projects on an ongoing basis. Client Servicing • Develop and maintain a close and productive relationship with relevant client contacts, acting with integrity at all times • Identify problems as they arise and deal with them when appropriate, keeping the Account Manager appraised at all times. • Provide day to day contact with client and take the lead on certain projects outlined by the Account Manager. • Respond promptly to client requests, managing expectations in terms of speed and delivery of response, using appropriate briefing/admin structures • Work with Account Manager to ensure all jobs are scheduled on time and budget and... 19 February 2018 09:09:21 +0000 Senior Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/180649/Senior%2520Account%2520Executive.html We are looking for an exceptional account executive looking to take a step up, with first class skills in project management, communication and organisation.  Working alongside the Account Managers you will either manage or assist with a range of projects from events and videos to design.  You will be involved from concept to completion including involvement with budgets, proposals, delivery schedules and support documentation. You must demonstrate  the potential of being an account manager of the future. You'll be confident, personable and enthusiastic with initiative, a keen eye for detail and real motivation to succeed and develop your career. 19 February 2018 09:09:07 +0000 Client Services Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/180647/Client%2520Services%2520Director.html We are currently looking for an ambitious and talented senior account director to head up a division of this one to watch agency. If you are looking for the next step or are looking to join the management team of one of the most exciting agencies outside of London then this is an outstanding opportunity. This agency has the cream of the crop of clients which are all high profile brands. You will need to have experience heading up a division and leading and developing a team. This role is reporting staright into the MD and could lead quickly to a senior board role. Get in touch asap for a confidential chat 19 February 2018 09:09:29 +0000 Account Director ( Future MD role) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/180646/Account%2520Director%2520%28%2520Future%2520MD%2520role%29.html Great opportunity to join a thriving agency newly moved to Knutsford.  Due to continued sucess they are now looking for an Account Director who is looking for a long term career opportunity.  With this agency growing they are looking for an ambitious Account Director who is wanting to become an Managing Director in the future.  For the right candidate there are profit share avaliable get in contact asap for a confidential chat. 25 January 2018 16:04:26 +0000 Graphic Design Lecturer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/179413/Graphic%2520Design%2520Lecturer.html Ever thought of a change of career in the Creative sector? Ever wanted to use your Design and Digital knowledge while you inspire & mentor the next rising stars? Well, this may be the job for you!... My client is a well respected global industry leader in the educational Design field. Based in Manchester city centre your role will be a Graphic Design Lecturer. You will need previous experience in the design & digital sectors working within an agency or in-house creative team. InDesign, Illustrator & Photoshop skills are essential, along with excellent print, branding, UX & UI design knowledge. You will need a very strong creative portfolio. It is essential that you have a high standard of work and evidence to back this up. Previous teaching qualifications are not required. Strong presentation skills are key to this role, along with excellent communication skills, previous pitching experience, ability to manage junior designers and work as part of a team environment. Other essential aspects include... excellent time management & organisation skills, keen eye for detail, impressive portfolio, ability to Art Direct and the ability to develop & nurture juniors. This is a fantastic opportunity. It is a full time permanent role. Hours: 8am-5.30pm 8 weeks holiday (after 1st year) Future development & progressional opportunities are available within this role too. Please send your CV and work samples through to mcr@becomeuk.com 25 January 2018 15:03:59 +0000 Freelance Senior Account Manager / Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/179411/Freelance%2520Senior%2520Account%2520Manager%2520%2F%2520Account.html Well established agency based in Cheshire are on the lookout for a Freelance Senior Account Manager to assist their team during a period of growth. There is an opportunity for this position to develop into a full time role for the right person.  Planning client budgets, leading the creation of proposals, managing profitability & performance, client briefings and pitch presentations will all be part of the day to day role.  If you are a Senior Account Manager looking to take the step up into an Account Director role or an existing Account Director who is willing to get involved in all stages of a project then this could be the perfect fit.  This role will suit somebody with immediate availability.  If this sounds like something you might be interested in then please get in touch.  Kim@becomeuk.com 25 January 2018 12:12:36 +0000 Junior UX Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/179409/Junior%2520UX%2520Designer.html Havas Lynx is a global communications group - with offices in Manchester, London and New York. The majority of the work we do is within the healthcare and wellness sector. Across our UK offices we have a team of over 300 people who produce global marketing campaigns that enable us to enhance people’s lives whether that is by helping patients to understand their treatment options, providing support to carers or by helping Healthcare Professionals, and others in healthcare systems to make appropriate treatment decisions. To deliver these messages, we create and deliver a wide range of digital solutions. To ensure we continue to deliver and drive world-class User Experience for our clients, we are looking for a Junior UX Designer to join our Manchester based team. This position is ideal for someone seeking to commence their career in UX, particularly those who have a passion for delivering great digital experiences. This role will see you work with clients across the Pharmaceutical sector, although prior experience in this industry isn’t essential. As a Junior UX Designer you will work closely with our dynamic, cross-functional team to research and design digital user journeys. From your user research and testing you will be responsible for identifying suitable insights and recommendations. You’ll work to support the formulation of strategies, ensuring they are engaging, well considered and appropriate to our varied audiences. This is a supportive role and you’ll work with more senior team members, constantly developing and adding to your...