The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 27 August 2014 13:01:36 +0000 Graphic Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/77487/Graphic%2520Designer.html Brief Overview   This is an opening for a creative Graphic Designer to work alongside a small team of designers in a well established, fast moving and expanding design agency.  This agency works with a variety of high profile clients within the licensing industry; offering a multitude of creative services for retailers, licensees and licensors.   The role   Working alongside a small team of designers, you will collaborate to deliver comprehensive creative solutions to a variety of high profile clients. You will play a pivotal role in branding development, specialising in style guides, branding and graphics for the licensing industry, delivering innovative solutions to your clients.      You will be working with some high street brands that we all know and love, some may even take you back to your childhood!  One day you could be working on a fashion style guide to inspire potential licensees and retailers and the next you could be helping to create trend looks and helping with the graphics for packaging.     What we’re looking for   You will have a minimum of one year’s industry experience with a relevent degree and a good working knowledge of the full Creative Suite. Your portfolio will include examples of work on packaging, branding, publishing and promotion; with experience of working for web and exhibition graphics an advantage.   You will be able to demonstrate a creative flair for branding, graphics for packaging, layout, communication and a passion for typography... 22 August 2014 09:09:16 +0000 Creative Services Director - Women's Fashion http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/77269/Creative%2520Services%2520Director%2520-%2520Women%27s%2520Fashion.html WANTED ... A CREATIVE of COMPANY DIRECTOR STATUS A marketer of substance with creative background and experience of general management ... a rare breed!   Our client, an International fashion house in the East Midlands is arguably the brand leader, a ‘best of British’ fully vertically integrated family company with 230 staff creating, marketing and manufacturing women’s fashion for the 40+ premium quality market. Established in 1961, David Nieper’s commitment to quality and design, sustainable manufacturing in Britain and education have all contributed to unprecedented recent sales growth with customers loyal to a world class service. Staff will tell you that this is a great place to work.   The perfect candidate will have a wealth of consumer marketing experience, both agency and client side with a strong creative background. Age is no barrier but lack of marketing and managerial expertise, creativity, enthusiasm, communication and people skills would be Industry background is no handicap but preference will be given to proven multi-media skills and an affinity with fashion marketing. Business acumen and the authorities of a general manager are essential The successful candidate will work at the most senior level within the company, both in the UK and internationally.   The perfect candidate will have the following skills: Art direction Graphic design Copywriting PR On and offline Brand Custody Business Management   You will be: Contagious Challenging Entrepreneurial   If you have... 15 August 2014 13:01:22 +0000 Creative Talent http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/76878/Creative%2520Talent.html Brief overview: We’re delighted to be working with one of the leading marketing services consultancies in the country as they look to double the size of a studio team based onsite with one of their key clients.  We’re not after one person, we’re after lots across all creative disciplines, read on if you’re intrigued… The role: So, there isn’t just one role for one person or one type of skill set. What this client is looking to do is find the right talent and then make a job around them – how refreshing! They are working with one of the foremost UK brands within financial services which develops some hugely creative work across print and digital and due to the success of this, they need more people. You could be a designer with a mixture of print and digital, or purely one or the other, you could be a creative artworker or someone who really specialises in templates, you might have additional skills within photography or animation. You’ll be working onsite, so its key that you have the personality and attributes to do this; its not like being in an agency miles away from your client where they can’t hear you… What we’re looking for: Naturally it’s difficult to define talent, especially when its working for one particular client who knows what they want. You’re probably going to have big brand experience and are likely to have worked within an agency environment. Any experience within financial services would be great, and whichever discipline you’re in,... 12 August 2014 16:04:47 +0000 Senior Artworker http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/76627/Senior%2520Artworker.html Brief overview: Senior Artworker required for a successful print production and communications agency. This company has been established for over twenty years and has thrived in the last seven years which has seen their business almost triple! Clients are across both public and private sectors. The role: This role will predominately involve taking artwork through to completion for layout for print, whether it be university prospectuses or 300 page catalogues, you will be managing long, complex projects. You will love typography and the attention to detail required for such a role, and if you already have an understanding of how to design based on your print knowledge that will be even better. This isn’t necessarily a role where you’ll be involved with concepts and creative, you just need to be able to follow the creative theme and corporate guidelines. What we’re looking for: We’re looking for someone who has a proven portfolio of layout work; brochures, catalogues, manuals would all be really suitable. Someone who can demonstrate their amazing eye for detail, who understands how something is going to be printed and can design accordingly. This is a key role for the department and the ability to work quickly and accurately is of paramount importance. Naturally you’ve going to be experienced in Adobe Creative Suite, and if you’ve got knowledge of Quark as well, that’s handy! If you’ve got agency experience, again that would be useful, but its not a pre-requisite for the role. What is... 07 August 2014 15:03:06 +0000 Digital Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/76409/Digital%2520Designer.html A unique creative, branding & digital marketing agency is looking for a Digital Designer to join their team in Derby. You will need previous agency experience producing designs for websites, Apps, emailers and various print projects. You will be working on a wide variety of client brands & briefs - so ideally you will need to be a great all-rounder. Essential skills include Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign, along with a knowledge & understanding of HTML & CSS - their limitations and what works best for them. This is a great opportunity to utilise all your creative design skills and work alongside like-minded ideas people. 06 August 2014 16:04:26 +0000 Mid Weight Creative http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/76344/Mid%2520Weight%2520Creative.html This is an opening for a strong mid weight creative with agency experience to join one of, if not, the most creative agency in the area. This is an award winning, full service agency who are client focused and innovative.  They are big enough  to attract excellent clients across a range of sectors from automotive to retail, yet small enough that the boss will know your name and how you have your tea! The role Due to a new client win our client needs an additional creative support in the studio on this particular client as well as on various other accounts.  The role will be a mixture of working with creative set by the Creative Director as well as generating concepts following a given brief. You will provide a high standard of design, creative and strategic marketing support to this agency and their clients across all touch points. The role itself will be predominately print based, although some work will be digitally focused.  Their latest client wins are within automotive, but consumer facing and there would also be retail work.  The nature of the work will be completely TTL, so lots of adverts, DM, flyers etc.  Alongside this you will conceptualise new marketing material and communications across all mediums and support all teams with design and creative content as required. You will manage projects, to spec, on time and within budget and foster strong working relationships with clients as well as within the creative studio. You will need to maintain and develop a great working knowledge of the software packages the agency use;... 05 August 2014 14:02:15 +0000 Marketing Coordinator http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/76276/Marketing%2520Coordinator.html In need of some retail therapy? A well known Retail business is looking for a Marketing Coordinator to get involved in a wide range of campaigns and activity. You’ll be the eyes and ears of the company, spotting opportunities to raise the company profile and increase footfall – the more creative the better. To be considered you need to be a confident networker who can positively influence everyone from contractors and suppliers to partners and colleagues, so good communication skills are going to be essential. They are looking for someone who can work on a variety of campaigns including digital, print and events in a fast paced environment to tight deadlines. Ideally you’ll have a marketing and/or retail fashion related degree and evidence of a strong passion for retail which goes beyond the average consumer. Some relevant retail commercial experience would also be an advantage. In return, you will be able to work for a very well know retail group with great opportunities and the ability to develop and learn in a creative environment! To be considered please send your CV across straight away! 01 September 2014 10:10:19 +0000 Digital Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/77780/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 solid... 28 August 2014 17:05:42 +0000 Web Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/77641/Web%2520Developer.html Permanent position. £17.5 - £30k per annum dependent upon experience + pension Haigh Consultancy Services Ltd is an established software house based in Leicester. We are seeking to employ two talented Web Developers, one senior and one junior, to specialise in the development of user interfaces for our archive and retrieval, e-billing and data workflow software applications. You will be involved in all aspects of the development life cycle and will work in close collaboration with your colleagues to develop and to refine our products. Initially this will focus on mobile, tablet and other touch screen devices. We believe that our software should be elegant, inspiring, and easy to use and are looking for developers who share that conviction. Technical skills and essential experience: HTML 5 PHP MySQL Javascript CSS Development for mobile, tablet & touchscreen Soft skills: Ability to address a variety of development tasks accurately and efficiently. Capable of working on a wide variety of applications throughout all stages of the life cycle Strong desire to develop your skills and to learn about new technologies. Ability to interpret, understand and work with existing source code. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. The following skills/experience are not essential but will be considered advantageous: Smarty JQuery DHTMLX Libraries Interbase RDBMS Linux server administration Experience in usability design and evaluation techniques Experience or interest in web security To apply please send CV with... 27 August 2014 15:03:27 +0000 Digital Marketing Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/77499/Digital%2520Marketing%2520Executive.html LOCATION: Milton Keynes JOB TITLE: Digital Marketing Executive SALARY & BENEFITS : £20,000 - £25,000 per annum, dependent on experience WORKING HOURS: 9am - 5:30pm Monday to Friday THE COMPANY: Established in 2005 our client is the UK's leading specialist in steam and hydro-massage showers. The company design, manufacture and distribute their own products to a wide range of clients; from supply retailers to hotel chains and even celebrities! THE ROLE: An exciting opportunity has arisen for a self-motivated and pro-active Digital Marketing Executive to join this friendly, pro-active team. The purpose of this position is to increase the company's web presence across multiple online platforms; implementing change and driving business and online reach. You will be responsible for non-written content updates, web-project management, front-end development and rich-media production. Key Responsibilities to include:- Non-written content updates (including but not limited to) Ensuring all relevant dates and prices are displayed in the correct format across the websites Ensuring all key areas of the website are fully tracked for web analytics and proactively reporting back to the managing director Undertaking regular proactive optimisation based on data analysis Web-project management (including but not limited to) Acting as main point of contact for front-end website technical requirements Proposing, creating, project-managing and bug-fixing ad-hoc marketing incentives and projects... 27 August 2014 14:02:34 +0000 Copywriters x2 http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/77492/Copywriters%2520x2.html Brief overview: Wanted! Two Interim Copywriters to join a leading marketing services company based onsite at one of their blue chip clients, a leading financial provider. The role: You will be working on a large communications refresh which in short will involve rewriting letters, ensuring that all letters are grammatically correct and reflecting the right messages using the correct tone, also proof reading, implementing a corporate name change, reformatting where necessary and quality checking. It is envisaged that the project will take around 3 months for 2 Copywriters to complete, and our client would ideally like to have recruited by October with a completion date to be set within December. What we’re looking for: Our client is looking for candidates with relevant writing experience gained ideally from financial services. If you don’t have this is experience it is at least envisaged that you’ll be used to writing in a regulative style to strict guidelines and be Crystal Mark accredited. What’s on offer? Our client is looking to offer a salary of £30,000, pro rata and will provide you with an excellent opportunity to join one of the UKs leading agencies. Please forward your CV to Debra Bullmore- Dunn consult@afselection.co.uk .                    27 August 2014 12:12:55 +0000 Creative Artworker http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/77480/Creative%2520Artworker.html Brief overview: We’ve been working with this unique full service agency for a number of years, seeing their award cabinet and incredibly passionate team expand. They’re now looking for a Creative Artworker to join them in their fantastic new offices! The role: This agency works across a real variety of clients within public sector and housebuilding producing a mainly print projects but some digital.  In this role you will support the Account Managers and Senior Designer in artworking and amending predominantly print based material. Day to day this will involve artworking and amending customer newsletters and annual reports and creating artwork for promotional and display materials. What we’re looking for: Our client is looking for an Artworker who has a portfolio which can demonstrate print work, especially newsletter. You’ll have comprehensive knowledge of creating production ready files and a thorough understanding of the print process as well as excellent working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite CS6.  Naturally, you’ll have excellent attention to detail and brilliant typography skills. What’s on Offer? Salary for this role is between £20-22,000 plus the usual benefits, but you’ll also get to work in a really nice, caring environment which isn’t the same as every other agency. They’ve worked tirelessly to gain their Investors in People status and really do believe in rewarding their staff, most of who stay for long periods. To be considered for the role, please send... 26 August 2014 18:06:37 +0000 Web Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/77438/Web%2520Developer.html LOCATION: St Neots JOB TITLE: Online Systems Technician SALARY & BENEFITS : Competitive - Dependent on Experience WORKING HOURS: 9am - 5:30pm, Monday to Friday THE COMPANY: Our client is a well-established, leading specialist in time critical quality print and marketing services. The company offers services in web to print, digital print, exhibition services, marketing services, graphic services and dispatch and fulfilment. THE ROLE: Due to expansion the new exciting role of online systems technician has been created and will be responsible for producing and maintaining a range of web-to-print sites. The Technician will be required to respond in a proactive and independent manner to all briefs. Although this is quite a stand-alone role, it will also mould in to other aspects of the business and will develop and grow. Key Responsibilities to include:- Personalisation of template driven web-to-print sites using CSS & HTML Producing and uploading products Maintain all aspects of the Pageflex environment including logging and resolving support issues with Pageflex support, planning and executing Pageflex software upgrades as they become available Keeping up to date with all software developments and updates, and informing account managers of any developments that would be an advantage to clients. Working with colleagues to develop e-commerce sites, interactive storefronts and web-to-print interfaces Responding within agreed timescales on all required projects THE... 26 August 2014 14:02:33 +0000 Senior Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/77408/Senior%2520Designer.html Senior Designer, Communications Agency, Northamptonshire, 30,000 - 40,000, Perm, ASAP Blue Skies Marketing Recruitment is on the hunt for a Senior Designer to join a highly regarded and well-established agency in Northamptonshire. This agency is extremely highly regarded and is one of the best when it comes to internal communications and print production. Their heart ultimately lies in print design but they are well versed when it comes to digital and they pride themselves on putting their client`s requirements first, fulfilling their needs every step of the way. They are looking for a senior designer to join their team who has a passion for all things design, to work within their design studio alongside other creatively led individuals. You will work mainly independently, working on a variety of different clients within a range of sectors from education to financial. You will be designing for large format, direct mail, posters, and brochures and much more, with a small percentage being focussed on website design. To be considered for the role of senior designer you must have a portfolio that showcases both print and digital design across various different platforms. This agency is easily commutable by car from Northamptonshire, Leicestershire and parts of Warwickshire. Please send me your up to date CV and samples to be considered for this role. Senior Designer, Communications Agency, Northamptonshire, 30,000 - 40,000, Perm, ASAP Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering Clientside, Account Handling, PR and Executive. We also have a specialist... 25 August 2014 16:04:28 +0000 Junior C#/MVC/.NET Web Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/77374/Junior%2520C%23%2FMVC%2F.NET%2520Web%2520Developer.html Junior C#/MVC/.NET Web Developer This is probably the ideal 2nd job if you are a talented programmer who wants to learn and have a variety of work available to them ! If you have a minimum 1 year's commercial .NET development experience if you have a degree OR 2 years' .NET development experience if you don't you'll not want to miss this learning opportunity this role affords. You will work with a small but talented team of developers for a company that provides an essential service to many large organisations in the UK. The remuneration package reflects the calibre of talent they are after. It is quite attractive but you will have to prove your ability through the selection process. To be considered for this role, you must have the following skills and experience: Strong C#/.NET 4 MVC Strong ASP.NET MVC 4 or 5 SQL Server 2005/2008 Proven experience with web application technologies - ASP.NET, C#, basic IIS Strong HTML, CSS and Javascript skills Any WFC, web security or Agile methods knowledge would be very desirable. Keywords: c#, ASP.NET, .net, MVC, SQL server, SQL, T-SQL, T-SQL, wcf, IIS, JavaScript, HTML, xhtml, CSS, jquery, developer, programmer, software engineer, analyst/programmer, GIT 23 August 2014 12:12:42 +0000 Senior Designer/Deputy Creative Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/77340/Senior%2520Designer%2FDeputy%2520Creative%2520Director.html Senior Designer/Deputy Creative Director, Design Agency, East Midlands, 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, East Midlands, 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 August 2014 18:06:27 +0000 Senior Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/77333/Senior%2520Designer.html Senior Designer, Multi-Channel Agency, Leicestershire, 25,000 - 45,000 This is a brilliant and rare opportunity to join a global, award winning and multi-channel design agency, who are specialists in shopper marketing experiences. Based in a rural location, you need to be able to drive, but the views and office space are amazing. Really funky and such a fun environment to work in! As Senior Designer for this agency you will work closely with the planning team to create strategies with cutting edge creative solutions, ranging from brand identity and logos to retail graphics, shopper marketing executions, pop-ups and POS. You will then see the project from start to finish, creating the ideas, designs and artwork so the role is varied and busy. It will be down to you to translate insights in to strong creative executions, art directing and creating your own visuals. Working at this agency, youll get the opportunity to work on some huge global brands across fashion, beauty and leisureit really is a rare opportunity and one not to be overlooked! You need to be able to prove you: Are highly creative - a strong creative thinker that constantly challenges the status quo. Thorough understanding of photography, typography and printing/digital techniques. Are passionate about retail, design and the power of brands to change consumer attitudes and behaviours. Fluency in InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator. Strong presentation skills as youll be presenting to clients. If you are interested in this role and would like to know more, please send through your CV and samples to... 18 August 2014 15:03:03 +0000 Midweight Creative http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/76978/Midweight%2520Creative.html Attention all Midweight Creative’s! A fab opportunity has risen for a Midweight Designer to join a leading creative agency in the area. These guys are talented, driven and often push the boundaries when it come to creative. Due to new business wins and increasing requirements from their current clients they are in need of a Creative to join their team. The agency need an experienced designer ideally from an agency background who understand the fast pace and deadline driven environment the team are up against on a daily basis. The role will involve all aspects of design from print design to digital and everything in-between with activity from initial concepts through to artwork. Additionally if you have experience in programmes such as Adobe Aftereffects, Cinema4D and Flash it would be a great benefit. A great opportunity for any creative to be part of this team, not only will you have the opportunity to work with a brilliant team but also in a great environment with a bunch of passionate people. Interested? Get your CV and portfolio over to us asap! 18 August 2014 15:03:10 +0000 Web Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/76975/Web%2520Developer.html This ever growing Nottinghamshire based agency is looking for a Developer to join their fast expanding team. This impressive team offer an integrated marketing services to their clients and have a fantastic digital team doing some great work. The development team are tasked with the development and build of multiple digital projects. You will need to have experience with using HTML and CSS have knowledge of java and jquery and any PHP skills would be an added bonus! Working alongside an impressive digital team you'll report into the Digital Director and work closely with account handlers and project managers aswell as creative’s across all projects. To be considered you will need to have been in a similar role and have a solid amount of commercial experience, be organised and not be afraid of a challenge. In return, you will be able to work on some great clients, within a friendly studio who all love what they do. For a more detailed conversation about the role send your CV now! 18 August 2014 14:02:52 +0000 Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/76968/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 August 2014 19:07:34 +0000 Senior Designer / Head of Design http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/76919/Senior%2520Designer%2520%2F%2520Head%2520of%2520Design.html Absolutely superb opportunity for a Senior Designer/Head of Design to join the internal agency of a leading group of instantly recognisable brands. This isn’t a sleepy in-house design studio that’s devoid of creativity; it has all the energy, ambition, drive and creative output of a leading creative agency, coupled with the chance to take ownership of the creative direction of a number of superb brands. So if you’re a senior designer who’s looking for a fresh new challenge with plenty of opportunity, this one’s for you. As Senior Designer / Head of Design you’ll be leading a highly talented team of designers and will be tasked with developing and delivering design and brand solutions across the full portfolio of print activity. Just like any other design agency, new briefs don’t land in your lap, meaning you have to pitch for and win work; something they have an impressive track record of doing, thanks to their reputation for well considered design, that gets results. If successful, you’ll be joining a dynamic, hardworking and highly motivated team, so you’ll need bags of energy and enthusiasm, a knack of getting the very best out of others in the team and the drive to thrive in a fast-moving environment. As you’d expect, excellent design knowledge and software skills (Adobe Creative Suite) are a must, coupled with a natural ability to develop compelling concepts and to visualise ideas through to completion. You’ll need credible presenting and pitching skills, and a natural ability to... 15 August 2014 08:08:35 +0000 Account Manager/Senior Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/76849/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 13 August 2014 16:04:23 +0000 Senior Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/76717/Senior%2520Designer.html Senior Designer, Multi-Channel Agency, Leicestershire, 25,000 - 45,000, 12 month contract This is a brilliant and rare opportunity to join a global, award winning and multi-channel design agency, who are specialists in shopper marketing experiences. Based in a rural location, you need to be able to drive, but the views and office space are amazing. Really funky and such a fun environment to work in! As Senior Designer for this agency you will work closely with the planning team to create strategies with cutting edge creative solutions, ranging from brand identity and logos to retail graphics, shopper marketing executions, pop-ups and POS. You will then see the project from start to finish, creating the ideas, designs and artwork so the role is varied and busy. It will be down to you to translate insights in to strong creative executions, art directing and creating your own visuals. Working at this agency, youll get the opportunity to work on some huge global brands across fashion, beauty and leisureit really is a rare opportunity and one not to be overlooked! You need to be able to prove you: Are highly creative - a strong creative thinker that constantly challenges the status quo. Thorough understanding of photography, typography and printing/digital techniques. Are passionate about retail, design and the power of brands to change consumer attitudes and behaviours. Fluency in InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator. Strong presentation skills as youll be presenting to clients. If you are interested in this role and would like to know more, please send through your... 13 August 2014 12:12:41 +0000 Senior Account Manager / Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/76697/Senior%2520Account%2520Manager%2520%2F%2520Account%2520Director.html Senior Account Manager / Account Director, Full Service Agency, Leicestershire, 30k-50k , Perm Blue Skies Recruitment is looking for a Senior Account Manager/Account Director for an award winning full service agency in Leicestershire. This is a great opportunity to join a fantastic agency that work with fantastic prestigious brands and have very exciting plans for the future! The successful candidate will have the following experience .... • Proven ability to demonstrate a clear understanding of client business issues and requirements that translates into practical delivery and commercial benefit for the agency. Excellent client servicing and project management expertise. Working to tight deadlines. Multi-tasking. Able to recognise new business opportunities and progress confidently. Retail, category and/or client experience. High computer literacy, with a solid grasp of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Excellent spoken and written communication skills. Strong presentation, diplomacy and negotiation skills. Effective organisational and time management skills. Ability to lead and motivate a cross-functional team. Responsibilities will include .... Develop and grow a portfolio of profitable clients Ensure that necessary actions are undertaken by the planning, insight, design and project teams; together and in collaboration. Achieve pre-determined sales targets and profit margins. Attend client meetings, in the pursuit of effective relationship building and as projects require. Complete all associated administrative work, as required, including timely... 13 August 2014 09:09:50 +0000 Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/76669/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...