The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 22 July 2014 14:02:49 +0000 Retoucher http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75459/Retoucher.html Retoucher, Design Agency, Nottinghamshire, Competitive Salary, Perm, ASAP Blue Skies Marketing Recruitment is looking for a technical Retoucher to join a brilliant design agency based in the East Midlands. This is an exciting opportunity to work within a specialist environment, working alongside artworkers, designers, in-house photographers and an award winning Creative Director. You will work on a variety of blue chip clients across the food and beverage sector and as such, must be able to demonstrate experience of retouching specifically for food as this will be the predominant focus of your role. They are looking to see a portfolio full of before and after examples so make sure its crammed full with different retouching samples to really show case your ability and skill. It really is a unique chance to join a great agency that are growing quickly and looking to expand their team. You will be an integral part and the career opportunities here are vast! Commutable from Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire, Northamptonshire, Derbyshire, Warwickshire and Staffordshire, via public transport or car, this agency is easy to reach. Apply now so you dont miss out! Retoucher, Design Agency, Nottinghamshire, Competitive Salary, 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... 22 July 2014 14:02:59 +0000 Senior Designer/Deputy Creative Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75458/Senior%2520Designer%2FDeputy%2520Creative%2520Director.html Senior Designer/Deputy Creative Director, Design Agency, Nottinghamshire, Competitive Salary, Perm, ASAP Blue Skies Marketing Recruitment is on the hunt for a very experienced Senior Designer/Deputy Creative Director to join a fast growing design agency based in Nottinghamshire. As Senior Designer/Deputy Creative Director you will be surrounded by a team of dedicated and talented individuals working on Blue Chip clients across the food and beverage sector. You must be able to demonstrate past experience working with high profile clients and a portfolio packed full of diversity showcasing your ability on working on various platforms, especially on packaging and POS. This is a brilliant opportunity that has a lot of scope and potential for a Senior Designer/Creative Director ready to come on board and take the bull by horns and really get stuck in. Commutable from Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire, Northamptonshire, Derbyshire, Warwickshire and Staffordshire, via public transport or car, this agency is easy to reach. If this role sounds like it could be for you, then please get in touch by sending me your CV. Senior Designer/Deputy Creative Director, Design Agency, Nottinghamshire, Competitive Salary, 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 receive... 22 July 2014 12:12:58 +0000 Digital Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75452/Digital%2520Designer.html Brief Overview This is an opening for a Digital Designer to join a forward thinking company based in spacious offices in Central Nottingham.  Our client is the market leader in their field, developing discount offers to major high-street retailers through e-commerce.  They are actively seeking a talented and creative Digital Designer to join their expanding talented and passionate team.   The role The successful candidate will gain exposure to a wide variety of projects, and can expect to be designing for various web applications.  This role will involve managing multiple projects simultaneously and working to tight deadlines, assisting the team with all creative projects and designing and producing work for a variety of digital outlets including web, email, and social platforms.  Alongside this, you will set up and administer web content, actively participate in live briefings, deliver strong creative responses to support campaign initiatives and present design proposals and supporting rationale.  In addition you will need to keep up to date with current trends and develop industry knowledge.   What we’re looking for The successful candidate will have a degree in design with a strong portfolio that oozes creativity and able to demonstrate digital work within your portfolio. You will have up to three years experience, and previous digital experience will be beneficial.   Alongside this you will be highly creative, organised, hard working, proactive and have an eagerness to learn.  You will also need a... 22 July 2014 10:10:06 +0000 SEO Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75429/SEO%2520Manager.html SEO Manager - £25000 - £35000 My Client who operated solely online is looking for a SEO Manager to join its expanding team. Reporting to the CTO the SEO manager will focus on all aspects of SEO, PPC and strategic online development. This is a great opportunity to join the organisation in its infancy and could be a great opportunity to be in a position to grow your own team You will have an in-depth understanding of the Search Engine Optimisation process and current SEO trends, as well as Knowledge of both on-site and off-site SEO techniques, A solid understanding of SEO best practice, primarily Google, A solid understanding of PPC If this is the next stage in your online career then apply ASAP or contact  21 July 2014 14:02:57 +0000 Digital Project Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75396/Digital%2520Project%2520Manager.html Impressive digital agency is looking for an experienced Digital Project Manager to join their growing team. These guys run a fast paced high performance environment with an excellent base of great clients. Therefore they're looking for a brilliant communicator to take on this role as you'll be in constant contact with the creative, development and clients to make sure everyone is constantly up to date with on-going projects. You'll be responsible for delivering projects on time and within budget so you'll have to be on the ball, monitoring the progression of work; managing and implementing changes where necessary and reviewing the project plan, making sure work is flowing as it should be at all times. So you'll need an excellent base of digital experience and a passion for keeping up with the ever evolving digital world. As you'd expect they'll be expecting you to be knowledgeable about all things digital and you'll need proven project management skills. If successful you'd be joining a small but perfectly formed agency, who are growing at an impressive rate and based out of lovely offices. All in all a great opportunity. 17 July 2014 17:05:14 +0000 Creative Services Manager/Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75239/Creative%2520Services%2520Manager%2FDirector.html Creative Services Manager/Director, Full Service Agency, Leicestershire, 30,000 - 40,000, Perm, ASAP Blue Skies Marketing Recruitment is looking for a Creative Services Manager/Director to join a fantastic full service agency based in Leicestershire. This Agency is highly regarded and well established within the industry and they work with some amazing global clients throughout a variety of sectors, across automotive all the way through to lifestyle and leisure. This agency is looking for a creative services manager or director to join the team and be a part of a great environment which offers great clients and a lovely working environment. This role could also be suited to a traffic or production manager, so whatever your experience take a read of what is required and send me your updated CV. Key Accountabilities and responsibilities include: Coordinating and facilitating the workflow through the creative department. Ensuring briefs are appropriately matched to the relevant creative skillset. Traffic briefs through the creative department, and effectively manage approvals of the creative briefs from the creative group heads. Be proactive in process structures and maintain best in practice ways of working. Key Competences: Exceptional time management and organisational skills. Line management. Have an understanding of the creative job flow process. Ability to influence and negotiate seamlessly under pressure. This is an excellent opportunity for creative services manager or director to work within a renowned and exciting agency that is commutable from,... 17 July 2014 16:04:17 +0000 Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75238/Account%2520Manager.html Account Manager, Integrated Agency, Nottingham, 23k-28k Our client is one of Nottinghams premier integrated agencies, currently looking for an Account Manager to work with a fantastic mixture of property, retail and Construction Clients. This agency have a proud tradition of producing award impeccable campaigns that truly deliver for their clients. They have long established relationships with some of the UK`s leading brands and have ambitious growth plans. The Account Manager will join a vibrant office and will benefit from the opportunity to work closely with an experienced Account Director, with plenty of scope to progress into a Senior Account Manager role. The successful Account Manager will be supporting the Account Directors in managing a variety of accounts, the successful candidate will have the following experience and skills: -Be a solid Account Executive/Senior Account Executive ready to move up to AM level or an AM with around 1 years experience -Digital experience is a must -Good commercial skills -Construction, property, public sector or retail sector experience would be an advantage -Branding experience would be an advantage -A self starter that is very ambitious and must give an exceptional service to the clients Acting as an extension of the clients Marketing team you will ensure their brand is championed effectively and will build up a great understanding of the clients business in order to provide them with useful strategic advice. Excellent client facing skills are essential for the role but of equal importance is a passion for brands and... 17 July 2014 16:04:23 +0000 Creative Services Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75216/Creative%2520Services%2520Manager.html A Creative Services Manager is required by one of the UK's greatest integrated agencies. Boasting big brands, loads of awards, a great team, fantastic creative product, unprecedented growth and everything else a class leading agency offers, it's a great team to be joining. With the studio being as busy as ever the team need an experienced Creative Services Manager to join them - someone who can keep calm when things get a little manic! With a solid base of agency experience, you will be the person to manage the work flow in and out of the agency, predominantly have knowledge of print however would be beneficial if you had experience in digital projects. You will be reporting into the Creative Director, and will be responsible for managing, scheduling and delivery work through the creative department. You will be leading a team within the production and will need have great communication and people skills, a good understanding of press and print. You will act as the main point of contact between the studio and account directors balancing requirements with resource, and be able to plan in advance so your communication and diplomacy skills will definitely be important. Truly a fantastic opportunity so get your CV over ASAP! 17 July 2014 10:10:08 +0000 C# .NET Web Developer - Northampton http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75177/C%23%2520.NET%2520Web%2520Developer%2520-%2520Northampton.html C# .NET Web developer with strong .NET MVC web based development experience. Based in Northampton working on cutting edge Greenfield projects, my client is in the market for a strong developer who can lead on web based projects, from ideally a web development background (OO and N-tier) with at least 4+ year's solid .NET design and coding experience. The projects will see the successful Senior C# .NET developer working full life cycle from development and design through to architecture using the latest .NET frameworks 3.0, 3.5. Any experience within Ajax, Unit testing, TDD, Silverlight, nHibernate, CSS and HTML is also highly advantageous. You must be a software enthusiast, thrive under tight project deadlines and have a passion for working within an Agile methodology environment. This is a superb opportunity to join a fast growing company and work within a relaxed, friendly yet very professional environment. Superb rate on offer. Please apply now! 16 July 2014 16:04:15 +0000 Account Manager (Asset Management) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75109/Account%2520Manager%2520%28Asset%2520Management%29.html Account Manager (Asset Management) Code Red Associates are a specialist supplier of ICT resource to the public sector, local authority & social housing sectors. We are currently resourcing for an exciting opportunity for a Social Housing Account Manager with a market leading software vendor and solutions outsourcer to take responsibility for their Customer Accounts. The purpose of the role will be to provide customer service to the organisations key accounts directly and to be responsible for achieving an individual sales target. You will do this by ensuring overall customer satisfaction and retention whilst recommending appropriate business solutions to support the customers business & IT strategies. There is an equal emphasis placed on customer service & account management, as there is on the sales element of this role. Therefore the role has more to it than just the sales element, and the sales would be very much consultancy led rather than an aggressive new business approach. You will also have or develop on an existing understanding of the Social Housing sector including in particular the issues and challenges that the market currently faces as well as perceived future challenges. In the way, you will assist in achieving the strategic aims of the organisation and contribute to a continuous improvement programme. The suitable applicant will ensure that their sales & customer satisfaction targets are met, ensuring an accurate sales pipeline and ensure the highest customer service levels whilst recommending improvements on an on-going basis. It is... 16 July 2014 09:09:21 +0000 Senior Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75014/Senior%2520Designer.html A Senior Designer is now required to join this vibrant creative agency who have longevity with a range of blue chip retail clients. You will be working closely with the Creative Director by leading and delivering creative output for key projects. You will have responsibility for more junior members of the creative teams and be confident meeting with clients to take a detailed brief. You will then develop concepts and story-board ideas and work closely with copywriters to ensure the right tone of voice / message is conveyed. Ideally you will have a number of years’ experience working within an agency and be used to handling multiple projects at any one time. As you will be working on one of their largest clients you will need to have a strong portfolio to demonstrate your design ability. A background in retail design would be a massive bonus as key projects will be to develop and manage retail brands and their communication to customers. Joining this agency, you’ll get to work in fantastic offices amongst a mix of highly creative and down to earth individual. Although they harbour some big brands and deliver highly successful campaigns, there are no egos, a very approachable management team and a good social scene. Genuinely fabulous opportunity for the right person. Inspire us with your CV and classy portfolio and you could be half way there. 15 July 2014 16:04:35 +0000 Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/74993/Account%2520Executive.html Account Executive, Full Service Agency, Nottinghamshire, 16k-20k Blue Skies Recruitment is working with a fantastic award winning agency that is looking for an Account Executive to join their busy team. The Agency is looking to recruit a proactive Account Executive who has a passion for marketing and the desire to work on Prestigious Accounts. You will be a proactive forward thinking individual that is dedicated to their career as an Account Handler. The successful candidate will have .... -enthusiastic personality - need to be part of a team and work calmly under pressure ("unflappable") -Good attention to detail - will be proofing documents and have responsibility for cross-checking Ability to work on a number of different projects simultaneously, either individual projects or supporting members of the team -Good 'administration' skills e.g. responsibility for status reports, contact reports, meeting requests, timing plans (and awareness/management of deadlines and communicating to team) -Very organised, able to prioritise work. If this sounds like you apply now! This agency is easily commutable from all parts of Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire and parts of Leicestershire. Account Executive, Full Service Agency, Nottinghamshire, 16k-20k 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... 14 July 2014 10:10:47 +0000 Senior Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/74894/Senior%2520Account%2520Manager.html Senior Account Manager, Full Service Agency, Derbyshire, 28,000 - 35,000, Perm, ASAP Blue Skies Recruitment is looking for a Senior Account Manager to work in a fantastic full service agency in Derbyshire. With some amazing clients, this agency are well on the way to being one of the greatest when it comes to delivering high quality and innovative work. Looking for an experienced Senior Account Manager to join the team you will be highly organised and ready for a challenge. If this role interests you, you will have the following: Key Responsibilities - Work on retail and branding projects from creative brief through to completion Able to seek out opportunities for growing accounts To work as part of a team, both creative and client services Delivery of projects to time and budget Liaison with creatives to deliver campaign briefs and ensure projects are on track Preparing and presenting pitches and client work Qualifications and Experience - Preferably experience working on retail and branding projects Excellent at networking Enthusiastic, committed, and driven Good writing/documentation skills for presentations, proposals and the briefing process Good commercial awareness This really is a brilliant opportunity at a great agency for any Account Manager looking for the next step or Senior Account Manager looking for a new challenge to really get stuck into. If you would like to apply for this role, then please send me your CV today Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering Clientside, Account Handling, PR and Executive. We also have a... 09 July 2014 16:04:52 +0000 Digital Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/74706/Digital%2520Account%2520Manager.html Digital Account Manager, Full Service Agency, Nottinghamshire, 23k-30k, Blue Skies Recruitment is working with a fantastic award winning agency that is looking for a Digital Account Manager to join their busy team due to expansion. A Digital Account Manager who is passionate about all things digital is required to join my client`s account handling team. Responsibilities will include being the client`s first port of call on a daily basis. You will have strong account management skills with an ability to juggle multiple projects, whilst managing the timings and budget. You`ll be working across a range of prestigious brands. This role requires some independent working and someone who is driven to get the job done. Requirements: - knowledge of digital marketing - Excellent at communicating your area expertise and adding value - A motivated, ambitious, self-starter - Independent working This agency is easily commutable form Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire. This role would suit a Digital Account Manager that is looking for a new challenge or an integrated Account Manager that has strong digital knowledge and would like more of a digital role! Not quite for you? Please do still get in touch as I have many agency roles which may be perfect for you, email apply.a4lg9amycq9@blueskiescareers.aptrack.co Know someone who`d be perfect? We offer 125 for referrals placed in a permanent role! Digital Account Manager, Full Service Agency, Nottinghamshire, 23k-30k, Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering Clientside, Account Handling, PR and... 09 July 2014 09:09:46 +0000 Project Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/74661/Project%2520Manager.html Project Manager, Full Service Agency, Nottinghamshire, 28k-35k Blue Skies are working with a fantastic award winning agency that is looking for an experienced Project Manager to join their busy and successful team. The successful candidate will have the following .... 3 years design agency project management experience Excellence in time management and organisational skills Understand client requirements and have strong written communication skills to create clear design briefs and proposals Be able to liaise effectively with the creative team to ensure efficient delivery of high quality work to exceed client expectations Ability to converse comfortably with a diverse range of organisations and people to build client relationships Demonstrate budget management and profitability control, balancing supplier control and client requirements Management of key-account development to nurture growth to pre-set targets A friendly and calm rapport when handling multiple projects and up against tight deadlines and client requests A highly pro-active approach, can-do attitude and willingness to get stuck in to other company projects that need support This role would suit an Account Manager looking for a new challenge or a junior project manager looking for a step up! Easily commutable from Leicestershire and Derbyshire. If this sounds like it could be the right role for you apply now! Project Manager, Full Service Agency, Nottinghamshire, 28k-35k Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering Clientside, Account Handling, PR and Executive. We also have a... 09 July 2014 09:09:46 +0000 Senior Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/74662/Senior%2520Account%2520Manager.html Senior Account Manager, Design Agency, Northamptonshire, Competitive Blue Skies recruitment are working with a Fantastic Award winning agency based in Northamptonshire and they a looking for a Senior Account Manager to join their successful team. Key Responsibilities are .... -Responsible for the day to day processing and management of all instructions given by their appointed clients -Seek all opportunities to develop existing business within the appointed accounts -To ensure that clients expectations are managed and achieved to the benefit of the company and the client -Project manage complex marketing campaigns to ensure they are delivered on time and to budget -Be involved at all stages of the creative process The successful candidate will have .... -Ideally has experience within an agency -Have experience of managing/heading up retail projects and large accounts -The ability to input in creative writing -experience in delivering creative led campaigns across a variety of touchpoints, including print, DM, digital and POS -To be committed, passionate and demonstrate initiative This position would suit an Account Manager that is looking for the next step up or a Senior Account Manager that is looking for a new challenge managing fantastic prestigious accounts. The agency is easily commutable from most parts of Oxfordshire, Leicestershire, Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire. If this sounds like you apply now, or call for a confidential conversation! Senior Account Manager, Design Agency, Northamptonshire, Competitive Blue Skies specialise in Marketing... 08 July 2014 08:08:47 +0000 Digital Designer - 6 month contract http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/74616/Digital%2520Designer%2520-%25206%2520month%2520contract.html Digital Designer, 6 month contract, Northampton This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced digital designer/artworker to work at one of the UK's largest companies who have their head offices in Northampton. They have a good creative team filled with print designers and digital designers to work within their marketing and creative team. They are looking for a web designer who knows their responsive from adaptive, desktop and mobile. You will be producing designs and artwork across a range of digital medias. They require a Digital Designer with an appreciation of code, but you will be responsible for the Design execution only, some HTML, mainly email design, and content / image search/selection to brand. Importantly you will need to have the ability to be client facing in a corporate environment with both excellent verbal and written communication skills. This role could lead to a further contract or a permanent opportunity for the right person. Digital Designer, 6 month contract, Northampton 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 receive means this isn`t always possible. If you have not heard from us within 72 hours, please assume that your application has not been successful. For more information, visit www.blueskiescareers.co.uk and we`ll... 04 July 2014 15:03:51 +0000 Talented Graduate Interactive Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/74481/Talented%2520Graduate%2520Interactive%2520Designer.html Brief Overview This is an opening for a Junior Interactive Designer with a focus on  UI to join a forward thinking company based in spacious offices in Central Nottingham.  Our client is the market leader in their field, developing discount offers to major high-street retailers through e-commerce.  They are actively seeking a talented and creative Junior Interactive Designer to join their expanding talented and passionate team.   The role This is a mixed and varied web design role; the emphasis will very much be on UI and UX and designing innovative concepts for all marketing and project based initiatives. Your work will enhance our clients brand by designing the look and feel of their website.  Day to day responsibilities will include project research, problem solving, and interface design using a user centred design approach.   What we’re looking for The successful candidate must have a degree in the field of web/graphic design and a strong online portfolio – both creatively and conceptually with a focus on UI design and UX.  You will need to be proficient in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and Dreamweaver, and have knowledge of HTML/CSS.   It is advantageous if you have previous experience working as a creative Web Designer in either a design agency or UK commercial retail/ecommerce environment.  You will need the desire and enthusiasm to develop with a focus on UI and be able to demonstrate a commercial understanding of current retail web trends. In addition you will need the ability to resolve... 04 July 2014 15:03:56 +0000 Talented Graduate Digital Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/74480/Talented%2520Graduate%2520Digital%2520Designer.html Brief Overview This is an opening for a Graduate/Junior Digital Designer to join a forward thinking company based in spacious offices in Central Nottingham.  Our client is the market leader in their field, developing discount offers to major high-street retailers through e-commerce.  They are actively seeking a talented and creative Junior Digital Designer to join their expanding talented and passionate team. The role The successful candidate will gain exposure to a wide variety of projects, and can expect to be designing for various web applications.  This role will involve managing multiple projects simultaneously and working to tight deadlines, assisting the team with all creative projects and designing and producing work for a variety of digital outlets including web, email, and social platforms.  Alongside this, you will set up and administer web content, actively participate in live briefings, deliver strong creative responses to support campaign initiatives and present design proposals and supporting rationale.  In addition you will need to keep up to date with current trends and develop industry knowledge. What we’re looking for The successful candidate will be a Design Graduate or Junior Designer with a strong creative portfolio and able to demonstrate digital work within your portfolio. If you are a Junior Digital Designer you will need no more than three years experience, and previous digital experience will be beneficial. Our client will consider a graduate with a strong portfolio who can hit the ground running.... 03 July 2014 08:08:12 +0000 Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/74293/Account%2520Executive.html Account Executive, Full Service Agency, Nottinghamshire, 18k-23k Blue Skies Recruitment is looking for an Account Executive to work in a fantastic full service agency in Nottinghamshire. This exciting opportunity will give you exposure to work amongst the most experienced and sophisticated marketers in the industry. Key Responsibilities -Effectively assist across all client activities - To understand a wide range of audiences for the best possible results for client - To be sensitive to client budgets - ensuring clients get excellent value - To read relevant trade media and stay in touch with industry issues and trends - To be a regular contributor to industry discussions This is a wonderful opportunity to join a fast paced and friendly team to work on a brilliant some brilliant prestigious accounts. If you are an Account Executive looking for a new challenge or a graduate with relevant work experience this could be the job for you! This agency is commutable from Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire and Derbyshire. Account Executive, Full Service Agency, Nottinghamshire, 18k-23k 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 receive means this isn`t always possible. If you have not heard from us within 72 hours, please assume that your application has not been... 02 July 2014 17:05:11 +0000 Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/74273/Account%2520Manager.html Account Manager, Full Service Agency, Nottinghamshire, 25k-32k, Perm, ASAP Blue Skies Recruitment is looking for an Account Manager to work in a fantastic full service agency in Nottinghamshire. The successful candidate will be managing and developing existing client accounts. Ensuring that accounts are run to the satisfaction of clients, timely and professionally at all times and developed to their full profit potential. Skills Required .... Excellent spoken and written communication skills Confident, tactful and friendly manner Must be personable and willing to work as part of the team. Ability to coach/ mentor Account Executives Excellent organisational and time management skills - the ability to multi task Good business sense and ability to manage budgets Willingness to work longer hours where required to meet deadlines and ensure projects are completed in time Key Responsibilities .... Main point of contact for agreed list of clients, relationship building with agreed list of clients. Answering client/supplier queries, dealing with any issues, managing client expectations at all times and ensuring that all timings and deadlines are met. Attend meetings with Clients as required/ regular status checks and contact. Taking briefs from Clients. Provide quotes as required, timely to receipt of brief. Interpreting information and research and briefing creative / production teams. Communicating project requirements to all areas of the business. Project Management of Design, Photography, Artwork, Repro and Print Chairing Pre-artwork meetings where required.... 01 July 2014 18:06:52 +0000 Account Manager/Senior Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/74173/Account%2520Manager%2FSenior%2520Account%2520Manager.html This fantastic integrated agency are looking to bring an equally fantastic Account Manager on board. With a creative reputation that’s one of the best around, you’ll be working in a team packed full of great talent to bring campaigns for clients to life and to create award winning work you can be proud of. Not to mention the amount of new business opportunities that keep coming through the doors. So opportunities to really develop your career in the agency are there in abundance, making it a great long term move. If successful you’ll be responsible for integrated campaign activity across all areas of the mix from radio and outdoor, to DM, digital and most things in between. What’s more, the accounts you’ll be working on are great clients to work with who have a refreshing attitude to their relationships with agencies, are open to new ideas and innovative thinking and who are generally fun to work with. It goes without saying that you’ll need a solid agency background, coupled with a proven background across all areas of the mix and a knack of forging strong client relationships. In return you get to work for an agency with a fabulous creative output, a cabinet bursting with awards and an opportunity to really develop your career. Top notch role. Apply now in confidence for immediate consideration 01 July 2014 11:11:28 +0000 Marketing Communications Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/74143/Marketing%2520Communications%2520Executive.html Brief overview: Exciting opportunity for a Marketing Communications Executive to join a global organisation, a real leader in their sector at a time of growth.  Our client has been established for around fifty years, with a base in the UK since the mid '90s, but is a global player in their niche arena within the business-to-business market. The organisation within the UK is continuing to thrive and because of this they need an additional Marketing Communications Executive who has a broad marketing background. The role: The main focus of the role will be to assist the Head of Marketing to raise brand awareness, and promote products, applications and services to key target audiences. This could involve advertising, print, digital and POS, but will definitely involve working with external design and PR agencies. You will assist with the launch of new products to market and will ensure effective marketing communications across websites, social media sites, print communication and advertising.  What we’re looking for: To be considered for the role you should have had previous experience working within a small marketing team, with experience of covering most, if not all, of the skills above. You will be of graduate calibre or similar and a business-to-business background would be ideal, although our client is willing to consider candidates with other sector backgrounds if they possess an interest in the sector. You will be familiar with proofing and editing copy and understand PR and will have previous digital experience. The client could... 30 June 2014 10:10:01 +0000 Digital Project Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/73937/Digital%2520Project%2520Manager.html An exciting new opportunity has arisen for a Digital Project Manager to work for a friendly team focused design agency in Leicestershire. We are looking for an experienced PM to work on various online systems for a range of clients, but in particular a leading client in the automotive sector.   The ideal candidate will have experience in dealing with large web based projects in the corporate sector (automotive) and have strong programming know how with good analytical and technical knowledge of internal business systems. You may have begun your career within programming/web support then moved across to a move client-facing role. As a key person within the digital design team, the candidate will be responsible for identifying client change needs within IT, capturing, documenting and scoping requirements (wire framing) and then ensuring that those requirements are delivered within an agreed timeframe and then user tested - whilst supporting the client through the implementation, system training and role out process.   To be considered for this role candidates must be great communicators, tactful diplomats, problem solvers, thinkers and analysers - with the ability to understand and respond to user needs in rapidly changing business environments and being ultimately responsible for ensuring that clients get the most from their limited IT and change management resource.   If this role is of interest, please don’t hesitate to send your CV through to... 27 June 2014 11:11:46 +0000 Web Developer / Design Assistant http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/73871/Web%2520Developer%2520%2F%2520Design%2520Assistant.html Brief Overview:   Inhouse role working for a leading pan-European manufacturer with a fantastic reputation which works with some of the UK’s leading retailers as well as independent stores.   The role: This is a brand new position due to growth of the business, sitting within the busy design and marketing team, where you will be involved with the maintenance and development of several websites.  This will involve the updating of product information which tends to change very quickly as well as making sure the sites are running effectively.  Additionally you will be required to catalogue and photograph all existing and new products for online and print, creating product specifications for all products.  You will create new web pages, graphics and multimedia  as well as assisting with design for packaging and POS as and when required. What we’re looking for: Ideally we’re looking for a someone with a couple of years industry experience who can show a portfolio of technical and creative ability, but they may consider a recent graduate if they can convey sufficient experience.  You must have practical and creative experience of Adobe Creative Suite and knowledge of Javascript, .Net, SQL, CSS3, HTML 5 and jQuery (3 or 4 of these may be considered.)  You’ll also have decent knowledge of SEO and it would be great if you had skills with photography and design for print knowledge. What’s on offer: Salary level for this role is between £18-20k for candidates who meet the required...