The Drum Jobs 05 September 2017 10:10:05 +0000 Senior Account Executive 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... 05 September 2017 10:10:59 +0000 Designer 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... 05 September 2017 10:10:34 +0000 Junior Account Manager 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 23 September 2017 12:12:53 +0000 Senior Producer Havas Lynx is a Healthcare Communications agency with a creative team of over 70 people, and a growing Video and Motion team, made up of a diverse range of professionals with different skill sets. Having recently undergone an internal rebrand to Studio6Life, we’re now looking to add to the team with an experienced Senior Producer. An ideal candidate will have a proven history in the corporate sector or a background in film/television; you must have a creative flair and a clear vision for how messages can work on screen. An excellent communicator, you will be confident and diplomatic when working on creative projects, sharing ideas and developing outcomes. Our Studio6Life team encompasses Producers, Directors, Animators, Editors and Motion Graphics Designers, who thrive on immersing ourselves in new brands, people and products for our pharmaceutical clients. We are passionate about everything we produce from commercials and documentary to brand films and animation for broadcast TV, web, social media, app and exhibition. We actively collaborate across departments and work with top industry talent to produce quality work that captivates our audiences. Your main duties in the role include:  - Taking briefs from Creative and Client Services teams, and act as sounding board  - Provide initial cost estimates and accurately budget productions to maintain agreed levels of profitability.  - Devise production schedules to meet delivery deadlines agreed with account managers.  - Manage all external providers, including, directors, animators,... 23 September 2017 12:12:38 +0000 Strategic Planner Our aim here at Havas Lynx is with every piece of work that we do is to initiate and drive Helpful Change. It’s our motto and we live and breathe it.  In healthcare communications we’re lucky enough to be able to work each day on strategies, campaigns and tactical execution of work that makes a difference. Our customers might be patients, they could be carers of patients, or they could be the Healthcare Professionals that make treatment decisions on their behalf. Our role is to make their lives easier and to provide information, education or tools to assist them.  Your role, should you join us, is to contribute to the development of strategy across a number of brands, developing identities, positioning and vision. It is for you to ensure that we have robust insight and that we understand our end user so that we can develop a strategic map that outlines clear brand objectives. You can then expect to take a lead role in meeting these aims, measuring their fulfilment and making sure that our activity remains current and appropriate. We’re looking for a Planner who is able to draw on their experience working at a franchise level as well as with single brands. You don’t need experience from the pharmaceutical market place but you do need to be open to learning about it, and see the potential and the satisfaction that working in this sector can bring.  You will work to ensure that we understand our customers and their behaviours and you’ll be able to select suitable channels through which to communicate with them, you’ll... 07 September 2017 08:08:49 +0000 Technical Lead Large, well established organisation based in Lancashire is looking for a Technical Lead to join their e-commerce and offline sales teams. Overseeing a team of 3, your role will be to support the continued delivery of high quality, stable software within the e-commerce and offline sales functions for two of their main brands. Your role will involve writing acceptance criteria & user stories, facilitating meetings with the development team & external stakeholders, improving work practices (coding skills, QA and process related), use & develop agile practices, prioritise task allocation and implementation of security & data protection. Previous experience in the following is required... • Proven aptitude for software development. • Ability to develop e-commerce / web solutions at a senior level. • Previous experience working on large scale websites. • Strong communication & leadership skills. • Ability to work under pressure & to tight deadlines. • .Net (C#) • ASP.NET • WCF • JavaScript / jQuery / AJAX • JSON / XML • SQL 2008+ • Agile Scrum/Kanban • QA automation/practices • CI/CD Great opportunity to work in a well recognised brand name with opportunities of progression. Please send your CV through to me here at 05 September 2017 10:10:15 +0000 Account Director ( Future MD role) 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. 05 September 2017 10:10:09 +0000 Senior Account Executive 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.