The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 02 February 2016 18:06:34 +0000 Digital Graphic Designer - Northampton http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/119204/Digital%2520Graphic%2520Designer%2520-%2520Northampton.html This young, energetic agency based in Northampton are looking to rapidly expand their team. As part of big plans they need to recruit a highly creative Digital Graphic Designer. They are looking for a Digital Graphic Designer with high quality design skills, excellent digital skills and up-to-date knowledge to design solutions with high visual impact to work as part of the in-house applications development team in Northampton. Working as part of a cross-functional team the role of Digital Graphic Designer involves leading and executing the creative approach for projects on a range of platforms including; web, tablet and mobile devices. Designers are responsible for the entire project; from interpreting the brief to creating the initial design through to the final build and test stage. In addition, you will use your expertise to ensure the user experience is to the highest standard and appropriate for the target audience. Key Requirements:     •    An eye-catching, high quality portfolio demonstrating an intelligent approach to design and showing an ability to take the initiative     •    Minimum 3 years previous web design experience     •    Complete mastery of Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator)     •    Proficiency in HTML5/CSS3 is desirable, but not mandatory     •    A strong grasp of Responsive Design principles     •    Conceptual... 27 January 2016 11:11:00 +0000 New Business Development Manager - Northampton http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/118589/New%2520Business%2520Development%2520Manager%2520-%2520Northampton.html This young, energetic agency based in Northampton are looking to rapidly expand their team. As part of big plans they need to recruit a ‘best in class’ Business Development Manager.   This exciting, client focused role will include finding and developing new business, liaising with clients and helping drive the company forward. This position provides the chance for you to utilise your own existing network in addition to forming new connections in order to develop business opportunities that will deliver rewarding results. You’ll have a proven new business track record gained from at least 2 years working within the creative/advertising industry. You’ll know all about the importance of networking, building contacts and developing relationships with potential clients. You’ll also be brilliant at re-energising existing clients while creating those new opportunities. The agency prides itself on producing top quality content, whether it’s a shiny new website, a corporate re-branding strategy or delivering a long term integrated marketing campaign. We exceed our clients expectations and our creative team consistently pushes the boundaries to achieve the very highest standard of work. If you are an ambitious Business Development Manager with an eye for quality and a great sense of direction, then this could be the job vacancy for you. We will also look at candidates from a senior position in sales or marketing with great industry links/experience and an emphasis on developing new business opportunities on a personal, one to... 27 January 2016 11:11:56 +0000 Digital Marketing Manager - Northampton http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/118583/Digital%2520Marketing%2520Manager%2520-%2520Northampton.html This young, energetic agency based in Northampton are looking to rapidly expand their team. As part of big plans they need to recruit a ‘best in class’ SEO, PPC & Digital Marketing Specialist. Due to continued success they are recruiting a SEO, PPC & Digital Marketing Manager with the necessary experience and personality to help drive their brand and client's brands to deliver online success and match budget expectations. Position Summary: As a Digital Marketing Manager you will be responsible for delivering SEO and PPC strategies to drive traffic & generate new leads through onsite and offsite optimisation and monitor all activity in order to generate business growth.     •    Proven track record delivering successful digital marketing campaigns across key free and paid channels (PPC, SEO, and Social Media).     •    Strong understanding of inbound marketing concepts such as SEO/SEM, blogging, content creation, strategy, social media.     •    Knowledge in lead nurturing. Roles & Responsibilities     •    Monitor and analyse website performance using different tools such as Google Analytics, and Word press.     •    Undertake ongoing market, keyword and competitor research to identify opportunities for business growth and industry trends.     •    Implement new ways of obtaining quality data to increase and... 19 January 2016 17:05:03 +0000 Technical Copywriter - Stoke on Trent http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/117881/Technical%2520Copywriter%2520-%2520Stoke%2520on%2520Trent.html One of Europe’s largest housewares and electricals distributor is looking for a Technical Copywriter to join their Marketing team. Are you an editorial assistant or product writer looking to progress your career? Do you have experience of taking complex product information and jargon and turning it into easily read, plain English for a wide range of consumer audiences? If so then this may just be the job you’re looking for. My client is one of Europe’s largest housewares and electricals distributors who supply trade customers like John Lewis, Tesco and Amazon with high volume products spanning cookware, housewares etc as well as selling direct to consumers through their wholly owned and licensed brands. Their in-house Marketing department has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Technical Writer to join a rapidly expanding team. Working on some of their most high-profile housewares and electricals brands you will write consumer-facing informational materials in the form of instruction manuals, in-box pamphlets, info-cards, and other instructional materials. In addition, you’ll also work in close conjunction with other in-house results-driven departments to produce product information for several industry leading brands. The content you’ll craft could take the form of anything from on-site product descriptions, How-To’s, and Tech Specs, right through to recipe books, instruction manuals or repair docket copy. No two days are the same! As well as an aptitude for producing clean copy on time and to brief, you’ll... 15 January 2016 13:01:49 +0000 Email Designer - Stoke-on-Trent http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/117619/Email%2520Designer%2520-%2520Stoke-on-Trent.html This leading Housewares supplier based in Stoke-on-Trent are looking for an Email Designer that can help drive products, incentives and news information to valued trade customers via email campaigns. You will be responsible for managing B2B and B2C email campaign distribution. Working alongside the Marketing Manager the Email Designer will learn new software to align and segment client groups, who will receive your attractive creative monthly targeted campaigns. Report information will self-build, you will become skilled to monitor the data, which will help you improve future campaign performance. The role as Email Designer will no doubt encourage your creative enthusiasm and make you think outside the box using your initiative. Email Designer Role Responsibilities • Design, populate, develop and build responsive HTML email templates using the businesses preferred supplier online portal software. • Amend bespoke email templates. • Perform email campaign-specific quality assurance testing. • Manage data, including importing and exporting data. • Distribution of email promotions. • Perform A-B testing • Monitoring, analysing and reporting on email campaign send activity. • Competitor product price research. • Adjusting trade web prices to deals emailed. • Liaising with the email software company to get the best knowledge and training to drive ROI. • Building the B2B and B2C email database in relation to new accounts etc. • Managing bounce back and reporting output information – to review input... 15 January 2016 13:01:20 +0000 Senior Web Developer - Stoke-on-Trent http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/117618/Senior%2520Web%2520Developer%2520-%2520Stoke-on-Trent.html This leading Housewares supplier based in Stoke-on-Trent are looking for a Magento Developer with commercial website development experience in developing and building stable e-commerce platforms and online shopping retail environments. Working within the creative Marketing Department the Magento Developer will build strong working relations with the departments front end web design team. The company is now committing to building a strong and robust in-house development team. With several brand e-commerce websites already in existence and a number of static websites online, the opportunity to show off your talent is now open. Career level: • Confident Magento Developer with a CAN-DO approach • 3+ years agency experience • Relevant degree qualification Must have: • Microsoft Dynamics CRM • XML feeds with relevant database knowledge Requirements of the Magento Developer: • Experience with eCommerce Platforms is a must (Magento etc) • W3c Standards compliance • Computer Science degree would be to the candidates advantage • HTML5, CCS3 Javascript, Jquery • PHP (preferred) • Hosting packages and FTP • Setting up Linux / Unix type servers with MySQL and Apache • Domains and DNS management • Email Setup (Outlook and Apple Mail) • Ajax • SQL/ MySQL Management (Databases) • API Feed set up and configuration (such as SOAP) • GIT Workflow • Browser Compatibility • Email design and development (Mailchimp, Pure360) Please email over you CV and samples of your work ASAP to... 15 January 2016 13:01:16 +0000 PPC Executive - Stoke-on-Trent http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/117617/PPC%2520Executive%2520-%2520Stoke-on-Trent.html If you’re an experienced commercial PPC Executive, this is an exceptional opportunity to develop your digital marketing career. Your job will be to manage and implement quality SEO and PPC campaigns around our brands and product ranges. As PPC Executive you’ll be part of the marketing team of this leading Housewares supplier based in Stoke-on-Trent, and will report directly to the Marketing Manager. More details Your job will include every aspect, from initial PPC multiple product campaign set up, administering bid management, reviewing, analysing data, competitor analysis, monitoring conversion results through to providing reports in ref to ROI objectives. Your goal as PPC Executive will be to grow visiting traffic via best practice engagement strategies and to increase conversion rates of direct sales, using the various platforms and tools to assist your role. As an individual you will set new targets and agendas which will contribute to your success. Essential requirements • Impressive private sector or agency experience. • Ability to demonstrate previous practical success in SEO and internet marketing campaign delivery. • A thorough understanding of digital projects in a fast-moving business. • Have a passion for SEO and web optimisation and search in general. • Keep up to date in relation to search engine algorithms. • Research consumer movement activity on site. • Support A/B testing to improve bounce rates and customer experience. • Use of heat maps to analyse visitor journeys. • Deploy link baiting... 15 January 2016 13:01:38 +0000 Senior SEO Executive - Stoke-on-Trent http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/117616/Senior%2520SEO%2520Executive%2520-%2520Stoke-on-Trent.html If you’re an experienced commercial Senior SEO Executive with Retail/e-commerce experience, this is an exceptional and exciting opportunity to develop your digital career and possibly become the SEO champion who in the near future will be given the opportunity to manage a team of SEO executives in-house. As Senior SEO Executive You’ll be part of the marketing team of this leading Housewares supplier based in Stoke-on-Trent. Working with the teams Web Designers, PPC, Social and Content individuals, and will report directly to our Marketing Manager and external digital agency suppliers. We have an expert in-house design team, and you will work with them to increase page conversion rates. Essential requirements for the Senior SEO Executive: • Must have a proven SEO role track record (outreach & content marketing), from a previous in-house role - exhaustive knowledge managing high quality link development and organic website rank and engagement optimisation. • A portfolio exampling case studies where substantially visibility and traffic levels via SEO efforts have been heightened. • Large website architecture experience, link and content strategy with exceptional knowledge of the latest algorithm updates. • A thorough understanding of digital projects in a fast-moving business. • Knowledge/experience using SEO tools such as: SEMrush, Brightedge, Ahrefs, Search Metrics, AWR, Webmaster Tools, Adwords, Open Site Explorer and Google Analytics. • Ability to teach other SEO team members on using the tools. • Ability to... 15 January 2016 13:01:18 +0000 Junior SEO Executive - Stoke-on-Trent http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/117615/Junior%2520SEO%2520Executive%2520-%2520Stoke-on-Trent.html If you’re an experienced commercial SEO expert, this is an exceptional and exciting opportunity to develop your digital career and possibly become a new SEO team member. You’ll be part of the marketing team of this leading Housewares supplier based in Stoke-on-Trent working with the teams Web Designers, PPC, Social and Content individuals, and will report directly to our Marketing Manager and external digital agency suppliers. We have an expert in-house design team, and you will work with them to increase page conversion rates. Your job role will be to implement quality SEO for our brands and product ranges, including every aspect of SEO implementation; reviewing keyword research, analysing data and code, competitor analysis, monitoring conversion results through to providing reports in ref to ROI reports and objectives. As an individual you will set new targets and agendas which will contribute to your success. As well as championing the importance of building search engine authority right across the business you will be very confident with managing link and authority building campaigns at scale. Your goal will be to grow visiting traffic via best practice engagement strategies and to increase conversion rates of direct sales, using the various platforms and tools to assist your role. We are looking for a creative mind. You must understand the importance of achieving business objectives, and have top-class SEO abilities. Essential requirements • Must have a proven SEO role track record (outreach & content marketing), from a previous in-house... 15 January 2016 13:01:57 +0000 Junior Web Developer - Stoke-on-Trent http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/117614/Junior%2520Web%2520Developer%2520-%2520Stoke-on-Trent.html This leading Housewares supplier based in Stoke-on-Trent are looking for a Junior Web Developer who is confident at online e-commerce   Day to day work will be to ensure the B2B trade website remains up to date with the latest products being showcased on the correct landing pages etc. Responsible in ensuring our clients have an excellent shopping experience by appropriately categorising products. The Junior Web Developer will be responsible for product content management and visual site merchandising for a range of household brands with in the website. Working within the creative Marketing Department, the successful recruit will build a strong working relation with the departments front end web design team. The company is now committing to building a strong and robust in-house development team. With several brand e-commerce websites already in existence and a number of static websites online, the opportunity to show off your talent is now open. The position will require you to do some out of hours work in relation to National exhibition attendance. Working hours are 8.30 to 5.00pm with overtime when and where required (non paid) during busy periods is compulsory. Role Requirements: • 1 to 2 years’ experience working in Magento using the CMS system • A level in English and Maths • Photoshop experience would be to the candidates advantage • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, Powerpoint) Key responsibilities: • Create the trade focused web merchandising seasonal calendar. • Create cross-sell... 08 February 2016 09:09:09 +0000 LEAD .NET Developer, Nottingham http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/119514/LEAD%2520.NET%2520Developer%2C%2520Nottingham.html Lead .NET Developer, Nottingham, £45- £55k A Market leading company based in Nottingham are currently looking for a Lead Developer who wants to step up in their career into a Development Manager. The role is a Development Manager position however it is hands on. If you have prior experience in managing and mentoring Developers and enjoy the management aspect as well as Development then this is the role for you. The role involves, initially joining as a Lead Developer and starting a team from scratch, which means getting involved in Hiring new team members straight away. You will need hands on experience in Developing in: C# ASP.NET Webforms/MVC SQL server CSS, JavaScript, HTML It is a exciting opportunity for a Lead or a Senior Developer to join and build your own team where the Developers will be reporting to you. In return they are offering Great salary and excellent Benefits package and flexi time. To be considered for the role please apply or call me. 08 February 2016 09:09:09 +0000 Lead PHP Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/119515/Lead%2520PHP%2520Developer.html We are looking for a creative Lead PHP Developer for an award winning Digital Agency based in Derbyshire. They have a talented team who work hard to deliver design, graphics and brand identity projects to a variety of clients, utilising our interdisciplinary team, which includes 2D, 3D, Motion, and Digital. Role Overview The Digital Team Head is an experienced professional developer with a full understanding of industry practices and the agency's offering. You have an excellent understanding of all current technology and a good insight into future potential technologies and able to respond to complex briefs and resolve a wide range of issues in a creative and practical way. You will be leading/directing a multiple small and medium projects, running presentation meetings with clients in London also have the ability to explain and demonstrate advanced concepts. You will share knowledge; coaching, developing, supporting and motivating all digital team members and influence the digital direction of the team's work. Technical knowledge * Advanced HTML5 knowledge * Advanced CSS2/3 programming and architecture. * Advanced JS OOP knowledge. Ability to build fully stand-alone multilayer Front End applications * Good PHP OOP knowledge. Proven work of creating bespoke architecture and extending commercially standard frameworks * Good MySQL architecture and database optimization * Good knowledge of Node.JS and Sockets.io * Good understanding of 2-3 additional coding languages (Java, Ruby, Python. C++,C#) * Advanced working knowledge of Cloud Server administration... 08 February 2016 09:09:09 +0000 Front-End Web Developer (HTML/CSS/PHP/LARAVEL) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/119522/Front-End%2520Web%2520Developer%2520%28HTML%2FCSS%2FPHP%2FLARAVEL%29.html Front End Web Developer (HTML/CSS/PHP/LARAVEL) An exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and motivated Front End developer to join a sports brand headquartered in Nottingham is now live! The Front End developer will help support the team in maintaining and further developing a range of vibrant sporting websites. You should be able to hand code in HTML and CSS and have worked within a PHP environment having awareness of PHP and ideally Laravel or other MVC frameworks. You should also have a passion for UX, a creative eye and be able to demonstrate good working knowledge on JavaScript frameworks. The Front End developer will have technical skills and experience in the following: HTML5 CSS3 PHP LAVAREL JAVASCRIPT MVC GIT UX Aside from being able to contribute to this growing sporting brand you will have the opportunity to attend product launches and promotional events to promote both the organisation and your portfolio, along with the chance to meet sports professionals in the office regularly. You will be working in an open plan, purpose built office for the brand with the obligatory break out area that includes an on-site gym. To have the chance of securing this exciting role please APPLY NOW! Front End Web Developer (HTML/CSS/PHP/LARAVEL ) 05 February 2016 20:08:54 +0000 SEO Specialist http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/119491/SEO%2520Specialist.html SEO Specialist - Kettering - £20,000-£25,000 Candidate Key Words - SEO, Google Analytics, Keyword Research, Webmaster An experienced SEO Specialist is required to join a rapidly growing web and design agency based in the Kettering area to be involved with the day to day management of client accounts. As a company they are ambitious, energetic and highly motivated and are looking for a candidate who shares their enthusiasm for the industry and can hit the ground running to be involved with the vast workload that they have at the moment. The successful candidate will have a strong understanding of digital marketing with a keen enthusiasm to specialise in SEO. Requirements: An understanding of SEO and its purpose Current knowledge of digital marketing techniques - Social, PPC, content marketing Excellent communication and presentation skills Understanding of Google Analytics, Web Master tools and ability to utilise data Desirable: HTML Excel Adobe InDesign Particular industry experience isn't specifically necessary however a desire to work in a fast paced company within a team environment is required. For more details please call Matt Morris. "The services advertised by IntaPeople are those of an Employment Agency and an Employment Business" 04 February 2016 21:09:05 +0000 Head of Creative http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/119413/Head%2520of%2520Creative.html Head of Creative, Marketing Communications Agency, Northampton, Competitive Salary, Perm, Asap I am on the lookout for a Head of Creative to join a rapidly expanding marketing communications agency in Northamptonshire. I am looking for a Head of Creative, or Senior Designer ready to take the next step in their career to work within an agency that is in throws of growing their creative team and their offering to their clients. The agency work across a variety of international clients from amazing SME's to big blue chip companies, their clients are fun, friendly and welcome exciting creative ideas, so there is a lot of scope to develop this role how you see fit. This is a new role within the agency which will see you head up the overall creative offering and you will work within an already existing creative team consisting of 3D and 2D designers, across a wide variety of touch points. As Head of Creative your main roles and responsibilities will include: - Coming up with an initial creative strategy, you must be confident in your approach when presenting your ideas to clients. - You must have previous experience managing a team and you must be an engaging and inspiring individual ensuring the very best creative is being produced within your team. - You must be an excellent scamper and an ideas man. - In the short term, you will be responsible for all traffic coming through the studio, so you must be happy and comfortable to get stuck in on a day to day basis. This really is a brilliant opportunity for a Head of Creative to come into a busy and stable... 02 February 2016 12:12:23 +0000 Business Sales Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/119184/Business%2520Sales%2520Executive.html Sales Support Executive, Shopper and Retail Design Agency, Northampton, Competitive salary Are you an Account Executive with agency experience ideally with experience of working on a number of retail, point of purchase and sale promotion accounts? A fabulous opportunity has just become available for a sales support executive to join a thriving, award winning shopper and retail design agency who are based in Northamptonshire. They have an exciting range of blue chip clients with a real focus on the retail sector. This agency does a very impressive job of connecting brands with consumers, shoppers retailers and trade. They are looking for someone who will be assisting the new business team helping them to develop and set business appointments, your role will consist of introducing new clients. Main duties and responsibilities - To update the client database with all contacts that are made, compile and send out to potential clients any relevant marketing collateral. - Undertake all necessary activity involved in winning new accounts which will include cold calling, letter writing and follow up calls. - The role will involve working closely with the business development director - To research and establish your own new business contacts through networking Skills and expertise - Agency experience is vital - Sales experience is essential - You must have great attention to detail - You will have excellent communication skills both verbally and written - Have a strong understanding of all things retail Sales Support Executive, Shopper and... 02 February 2016 10:10:07 +0000 Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/119177/Account%2520Executive.html Account Executive, full service agency, Leicester, Perm, 18,000 to 22,000 A brilliant opportunity has just come on our radar, an established, full service marketing agency are looking to add a great account executive in to their growing team. This agency work with a number of B2B clients across a variety of sectors, including property and the arts! The agency I am working for are fantastic, they can offer great career progression and are very supportive, if you are passionate about delivering an excellent level of customer service, are used to working in a busy environment, are naturally highly organised and are used to multi-tasking then this could be the role for you! As the account executive, you will be reporting directly in to the account manager and you will be involved at every stage of the design process, from understanding the clients briefs through to bringing the finished product to life and reporting back to the client!! Key Responsibilities Building strong relationships with both colleagues and clients Liaising with clients by phone, face to face and also by email, attending client meetings, taking notes and delivering actions Developing marketing activity plans Ensuring projects are completed on time and to budget Qualifications and Experience Ideally you will have worked within an full service agency on B2B accounts Exceptional attention to detail and numerical skills Strong project and campaign management skills Effective communication and presentation skills This really is a fantastic opportunity for an... 01 February 2016 18:06:45 +0000 Designer/Artworker http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/119076/Designer%2FArtworker.html Designer/Artworker, Marketing Communications Agency, Leicestershire, Up to 22,000, Perm Blue Skies Marketing Recruitment is on the lookout for a designer or an artworker with at least 2 years experience to work within a busy marketing communications agency in Leicester city centre. This agency specialises within the Property sector and is on the lookout for a designer/artworker to join their studio team. This role is a very busy positon that would see this person working across a variety of different touch points that include brochures, leaflets, signage and some emailers but it is heavily weighted towards catalogues so you must have had experience working on catalogues within a fast paced and busy environment. You must be able to provide evidence of the successful production of a number of catalogues as well as presenting a portfolio that is packed full of catalogues, brochures and leaflets and demonstrating your eye for creativity, excellent attention to detail and accuracy as well as some digital experience. Your skills and responsibilities will include: Making amends to existing projects. Page make up to existing designs. To maintain excellent standards of communication across all departments of the business. You must have excellent knowledge of the print process. Highly proficient on the Adobe Creative Suite. This is a great opportunity for a designer/artworker to take the next step in their career working within a successful and busy agency. If you would like to be considered for the role of designer/artworker then please email me your... 26 January 2016 19:07:27 +0000 Junior Web Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/118524/Junior%2520Web%2520Developer.html An opportunity has arisen for a Junior Web Developer to join Northampton College. This role provides prospects for those looking to expand their current skill set and would be ideal for a recently qualified graduate. Within your role you will have the option to improve your current skills and learn new best practice to fully equip you in developing your career in web development. This is a varied role with a wide range of responsibilities and offers a great opportunity to use your initiative and creativity. Your responsibilities will include maintaining and developing third party and in house web IT systems and you will also initialise and develop your own projects as required. You must be flexible in your approach to work, taking on roles and responsibilities as required, willing to work both independently and as part of a team. You will be expected work under your own initiative and to pre-defined deadlines. The role requires good communication skills. This post will require a DBS check. To apply please click the APPLY button. Closing date: Friday, 12 February 2016. Interview date: Wednesday, 24 February 2016. We strive to achieve diversity in our staff to reflect the community we serve. 26 January 2016 13:01:05 +0000 Freelance Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/118466/Freelance%2520Account%2520Manager.html FREELANCE ACCOUNT MANAGER Leicestershire Small agency with amazing clients, looking for an experienced account manger thats looking for a part-time role. This suit could work remotely and would probably only need to work 4hrs a day or 3 days a week. They should have at least a couple of years account handling experience, but flexibility, reliability and especially integrity and are the most important factors in this search. Please note: Ideally this candidate would be making a part-time but ongoing commitment to this one agency. 20 January 2016 13:01:27 +0000 Marketing Manager - Retail - Derby http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/117962/Marketing%2520Manager%2520-%2520Retail%2520-%2520Derby.html Marketing Manager Circa. £40,000 | Derby | Permanent Retail A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join a Retail business who are looking for a Marketing Manager to join their existing team. You will be expected to deliver compelling marketing campaigns that drive footfall, frequency of visit and dwell-time. As a Marketing Manager, your responsibilities will include: ·         Developing and implementing an annual marketing plan and strategy for the centre that is also in line with corporate objectives. ·         To ustilise market research in the development and evaluation of all marketing activities. ·         Managing the marketing budget including allocation of funds. ·         Liaise with external agencies to produce creative and compelling advertising, PR and promotional campaigns. This will be done using a combination of traditional media and new technologies. ·         Developing a media buying strategy that targets desired demographics. ·         Create a robust public relations programme that increase awareness. ·         To develop promotions and incentives schemes. This Marketing Manager position will be suitable for someone with previous experience in the retail industry. You must work closely with the regional... 19 January 2016 10:10:30 +0000 Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/117851/Account%2520Manager.html This is a rare chance to join this small but award winning agency based near Leicester   You will be working in a a small fun talented team and the chance to work across a number of high profile brands.  14 January 2016 18:06:09 +0000 Digital Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/117509/Digital%2520Designer.html Digital Designer, Digital Company, Nottinghamshire, 22,000 - 26,000, Perm, ASAP I am looking for a talented and creative digital designer to join a leading digital marketing company located in the growing creative hub that is Nottingham. This company dream big and are growing fast, not only are they UK wide they are now a global company with offices stateside and down under. Working in funky refurbed officesand yes there is a ping pong table! you will besat within a inspiring creative space, what more could you want? They are looking to add to their expanding digital team with a candidate who can bring experience and leadershipwith them. You will work alongside a fun, vibrant and inspiring team working across some great retail brands which are highly recognisable. You must have previous experience in mentoring junior members of the team and working within a fast paced environment. You will work collaboratively with the marketing team working across everything from email marketing, social advertising and responsive microsites. You will be hands on in your approach, working from initial concept through to completion expressing your creative talents working on a wide variety of global brands. You must demonstrate your skill and experience working within a similar environment for at least 2-3 years previously and also provide a portfolio which is packed full of creative design across digital and print. But I havent got any digital I hear you cry.. Dont worry. This company will look at print designers who demonstrate a passion and love for all things digital with a... 13 January 2016 18:06:14 +0000 Digital Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/117442/Digital%2520Designer.html Digital Designer, Digital Agency, Leicestershire, Competitive Salary, Perm, ASAP Blue Skies Marketing Recruitment is on the lookout for a creative and technically savvy digital designer to join one of Leicestershires most highly regarded digital agencies. This agency offers the very best in digital solutions to a varied client list ranging from well-known brands in the food and drink, public health and tech sectors. Working within a dedicated and rapidly growing team located in the city centre you will be a fundamental part of the creative team, offering outstanding creative solutions to some of the agencys largest clients. If you are a junior digital designer looking for that next step within your career, than look no further, this is the role for you. You must have proven knowledge and skill working across UX/UI as well as web and app design and also has some knowledge of HTML/CSS working with some Blue Chip clients. You will be working alongside the senior designer interpreting there initial visuals as well as working as part of a wider team and collaborating ideas on a daily basis. Skills and experience 2-5 years experience working within a creative environment. Fully versed in Adobe Creative Cloud (and ideally Sketch/Edge). A passion for technology-driven communications and an awareness of web and mobile trends. Excellent communication skills. This is a brilliant opportunity that would even consider an exceptional graduate for this role if you demonstrate outstanding drive and determination to succeed and produce award winning creative....