The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 22 September 2016 10:10:36 +0000 Artworker - Tamworth, Staffordshire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/137546/Artworker%2520-%2520Tamworth%2C%2520Staffordshire.html International Packaging Design and Production company are seeking an experienced Artworker to produce artwork across a range of boxes and cartons, blister packs, labels and other printed material. You'll be based in their studio in Tamworth, Staffordshire working within the artwork production team. Excellent skills with the latest Adobe Creative Suite, especially Illustrator will be essential, along with knowledge of packaging artworking techniques. Knowledge of working with creative guidelines already laid down will be required, making amends, using your initiative and creating new layouts and designs across a range of boxes and cartons, blister packs and labels. As with all artworking roles excellent attention to detail and the ability to work accurately at speed is key. Key Responsibilities: •    Accurately create artwork for client, following client’s brand guidelines or design requirements, with the ability to create multilingual artwork whilst maintaining consistency across the complete range.   •    Ensure that all work is completed to client guidelines and to the standards outlined in the process and procedures •    Ensure artwork interpretation is achievable within print production constraints. •    Prepare accurate artworks from approved design and brief •    Ensure client guidelines are followed •    Roll-out artwork across complicated multilingual packs from translation documents •    Ability to... 22 September 2016 10:10:14 +0000 Retoucher - Tamworth, Staffordshire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/137545/Retoucher%2520-%2520Tamworth%2C%2520Staffordshire.html International Packaging Design and Production company are seeking an experienced Retoucher with a keen eye for colour and colour matching skills and knowledge of artwork, pre-press and repro procedures. You'll be based in their studio in Tamworth, Staffordshire working within the artwork production team. Excellent skills with the latest Adobe Creative Suite, especially Photoshop will be essential, along with knowledge of artwork, pre-press and repro procedures. Key Responsibilities: •    Converting images received into colour correct, production ready images for use in any media environment. •    Colour correct and execute client’s comments and direction •    Managing multi layered PSD’s containing multiple Layer sets and file management. •    Produce colour accurate proofs for client approval •    Ability to mentor new & junior staff, provide training to less experienced team members •    Responsibility for ensuring line and traffic managers are kept informed of the progress of the jobs they are working on, and any impact there is to the production plan •    To understand the importance of using systems and to record image retouching progress on jobs •    To ensure that all images produced and proofed are correct and reviewed in accordance to the quality procedures •    Develop and update master artworks and guideline documentation. •    Ability... 22 September 2016 10:10:59 +0000 Proof Reader/Quality Control Executive (Print & Artwork) - Staffordshire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/137544/Proof%2520Reader%2FQuality%2520Control%2520Executive%2520%28Print%2520%26.html International Packaging design and production company are seeking a print experienced Proof Reader/Quality Control Executive to work across packaging for major consumer brands. You'll be based in Staffordshire working within the artwork production studio. Excellent copy checking, proof reading and attention to detail with an eye for spotting errors in copy and artwork construction will be important. They are looking for someone with a print/technical background, even without QC experience someone with a printing background would be ideal. You'll be checking a large selection of layouts and designs across a range of containers, boxes and cartons, blister packs and labels so the ability to work accurately at speed will be essential.  Responsible to ensure all deliverables are correct to the brief supplied and brand constancies are adhered to. Key Responsibilities: •    Check the digital artwork / proofs being produced are done to the brief supplied.   •    To feedback errors to production team in a timely manner. •    To use internal MIS system in accordance with standardised work procedures to ensure an accurate permanent asset database is maintained. •    To understand the importance of using systems and to monitor and record QC errors on all jobs. •    To adhere to all internal processes in place for art working •    To adhere to all reporting processes set up within the department •    Provide input... 22 September 2016 10:10:44 +0000 Junior Account Manager - Packaging Production, Staffordshire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/137543/Junior%2520Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520Packaging%2520Production%2C.html International Packaging design and production company are seeking a print experienced Junior Account Manager to work across packaging for major consumer brands. You'll be Responsible for the accurate data entry of the client’s briefs / orders into the MIS system.  Responsible for supporting the account manager with admin duties and updates on status of items / projects. Qualifications / Requirements: •    1-2 years proven administration services experience •    Good general office skills, including interpersonal and client service skills, administrative and organisational •    Efficient, effective prioritisation of work and ability to cope under pressure. •    print / packaging / design experience preferred Overall Responsibilities •    Your team will have one main goal to focus on, the delivery of customer service based on measurable key performance indicators and quality control. Key Responsibilities •    Ensure accurate data entry and collation into the MIS System •    Ensure excellent communication with your Account Manager •    Ensure data is organised and up to date. Additional Responsibilities •    Demonstrate good communication skills. •    Demonstrate a keen eye for detail. •    Show strong organisational skills with all aspects of their team including holiday cover. Quality Control •    To... 22 September 2016 10:10:42 +0000 Senior Account Manager - Packaging, Staffordshire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/137542/Senior%2520Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520Packaging%2C%2520Staffordshire.html International Packaging design and production company are seeking an experienced Senior Account Manager with proven client services experience in the packaging graphics industry to work across packaging for major consumer brands. Responsible for the overseeing of customer service activities relating to the supply of goods and services to blue chip client.  To uphold and develop the client relationship and ensure consistent quality of work produced. Qualifications / Requirements: •    4 years proven client services experience in the packaging graphics industry. •    Good general managerial skills, including interpersonal and client service skills, administrative and financial efficiency, effective prioritisation of projects and ability to cope under pressure. •    Broad technical knowledge of various printing processes, including flexographic Gravure, Litho. •    Travel will be expected at least 1-2 times a month in the UK to the client but not limited to this. Responsibilities: You will have one main goal to focus on, the delivery of customer service based on measurable key performance indicators and quality control. You should have a good understanding of reprographics, print and knowledge of the FMCG customer service industry. Key Responsibilities •    To liaise with the client on existing, and forthcoming projects, including the planning and development of plans to complete those projects within the client time scales and to the quality... 16 September 2016 17:05:30 +0000 3D Product Visualiser - Tamworth, Staffordshire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/137194/3D%2520Product%2520Visualiser%2520-%2520Tamworth%2C%2520Staffordshire.html International Packaging Design and Production company are seeking an experienced 3D Product Visualiser to produce product renders, multiple composites and lifestyle scenes. You'll be based in their studio in Tamworth, Staffordshire working within the retouching team. Excellent skills with 3D rendering software is essential Role: To produce web/print ready 3D product renders of a wide range of electrical goods for a major international client. These could be single product renders, multiple composites or lifestyle scenes. Key Responsibilities: • Pre-flighting supplied manufacturer's CAD files. • Conversion of CAD files into the working 3D application. • Applying textures and materials based on technical briefs. • Setting up 3D models to produce renders for print/E-commerce usage based on client guidelines. • Required to work closely with the both the client and the retouching team. Skills and Abilities: Would ideally have a sound working knowledge of the following: • 3ds Max • Maya • V-Ray • Octane However, training could be provided for someone with similar 3D application skills. A keen eye for detail and the ability to produce high quality 3D images to tight deadlines is essential.` To apply please email your CV with examples of you 3D work. 30 September 2016 01:01:30 +0000 Web Developer .net/HTML/Javascript http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/138302/Web%2520Developer%2520.net%2FHTML%2FJavascript.html Web Developer .net/HTML/JavaScript/CSS/Jquery An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Web developer with good experience of .net, HTML, CSS and Javascript to join our clients eCommerce development team. As a.NET Developer you will work on an existing E-commerce platform. As the position will be to work with the existing development team in updating the platform to take it forward into the future. As a .net developer you will work well in a team environment, but be equally capable of working independently when needed and able to manage your own priorities. Good communication skills are essential as is the ability to tackle problems and tasks in a logical methodical manner to arrive at an efficient solution or fix. As a .net Developer you will have excellent HTML and CSS skills, along with strong JavaScript and Jquery experience. You will be enthusiastic about .net and the web. You will also be encouraged to work with the team on suggestions as to how our client could improve and move the platform forward. As a .net Developer the Essential Skills Required 3 -5 year's experience Asp.NET 4.0 ( MVC & Web Forms) C# Microsoft SQL server 2008+ ( Transact SQL, Stored Procedures, Triggers, Indexes & Performance ) HTML CSS JavaScript (Jquery) SVN Xml Desirable Skills: HTML 5 ( Responsive design, Bootstrap, CCS & SASS ) Razor Git Experience of E-commerce Experience of payment gateways So if you are an experienced web developer looking for your next career move please apply now! 30 September 2016 01:01:29 +0000 Lead Digital Architect - Mobile http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/138299/Lead%2520Digital%2520Architect%2520-%2520Mobile.html Key Accountabilities and Skills required: Key specific accountabilities Accountable for creating digital technology architecture solutions and cost estimates, to meet business needs, in line with Barclaycard and Barclays strategy and architecture Work with supply chain (including external) as appropriate Working with the relevant enterprise wide architects and digital business aligned strategy leads, supports the creation of an appropriate digital technology strategy for the relevant business area Define and maintain technology roadmaps for digital capabilities across Barclaycard Accountable for ensuring the digital engineering/development teams within Barclaycard are aligned to the Barclaycard technical strategy, architecture, quality standards and policies Key Experience and Skills Strong experience of application client and server architecture in the mobile domain Strong experience of application frameworks and architecture patterns Experience of Object-Oriented design, Enterprise Integration Patterns as well as domain driven and event driven architecture Experience of presenting technical concepts to a non-technical audience and senior/CxO stakeholders Past and/or current experience of Java/JavaScript software development Thinks outside of the box to support the business in delivering its strategic objectives rather than just responding to a pre-defined request Able to challenge stakeholders and colleagues creatively and professionally to create architectural solutions which meet the business need (including budgetary/time constraints) whilst... 30 September 2016 01:01:27 +0000 .NET Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/138264/.NET%2520Developer.html One of my key clients, based out of Leicestershire - are looking for a .NET Developer with strong web tools to join the expanding E-commerce team. The successful applicant will come from a Microsoft technologies background, but be well versed on a range of open source Front End tools. Interviews are ongoing for this role so register interest ASAP to be considered for interview. Skill set: *3 years C#/.NET *12months + MVC/CMS experience *Customer facing Company offer: *Up to £35,000 base salary *Private health care *Career progression, foundation of a development team Register interest ASAP to be considered for interview. You must be eligible to work in the UK to be considered - client request. Best of luck with your application. C#/.NET/SOFTWARE DEVELOPER/SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT/ASP.NET/MVC/DEVELOPER/SQL/SOLID/VB.NET/WCF/WPF/HTML/CSS 30 September 2016 01:01:27 +0000 JUNIOR to MID PHP DEVELOPER (PHP, OOP, MySQL, Javascript) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/138266/JUNIOR%2520to%2520MID%2520PHP%2520DEVELOPER%2520%28PHP%2C%2520OOP%2C%2520MySQL%2C.html JUNIOR to MID PHP DEVELOPER (PHP, OOP, MySQL, Javascript) Salary DOE GBP 27-35k Commutable from Leicester or Kettering My client is a digital agency established over 10 years ago. They are supporting and assisting small and large client and specialise in sales outsourcing. Most of their clients provide sustainable solutions to individuals or other companies. Role: Working in a team of 5 developers (expanding) you will be: . Working with standard LAMP technologies . Working on different typo of tasks: new and Legacy projects for in-house development. . Supporting and modification existing Legacy projects Opportunity Great opportunity to join well established company which is looking to double in size over next 4 years. The company has flexible approach to continuous development - they already utilise unit testing, continuous integration and git. You will be adopting to the company best practice on a daily basis. The client will consider Junior and Mid-level candidates for this position. Essential skills: . PHP . OOP and strong OOD skills . MySQL . One or more major PHP framework (ideally Symfony2) . JavaScript . AJAX . source control systems ( ideally Git) Desired skills: . Linux,Agile . TDD . JS framework (jQuery, Prototype, Angular) . One or more major ticketing systems (JIRA, Redmine etc.) . PHPUnit or equivalent For immediate consideration and to hear more about this opportunity please apply below or forward your C.V ASAP or call. 30 September 2016 01:01:26 +0000 PHP Web Developer - Nottingham http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/138254/PHP%2520Web%2520Developer%2520-%2520Nottingham.html PHP Web Developer - Nottingham A successful online business who are pioneers within their industry are looking for a Web Developer to join their existing digital team. The successful candidate will get the opportunity to work within a fast paced environment, managing the company's E-commerce websites & CRM systems as well as developing a number of web based applications. This PHP Web Developer is paying up to £30,000 Dependent on experience. Please note that the role is initially based in Newark and then relocating to Nottingham from January 2017. To be considered suitable for this Web Developer role, you will need to have knowledge and experience of the following technologies: - PHP (Object Oriented Programming) - MySQL - JavaScript/jQuery This PHP Developer role will suit either an existing Developer or possibly a Computer Science Graduate/Junior Developer who has completed a placement year in industry. To apply for this Junior/Graduate Web Developer role please send a copy of your CV quoting reference number ASH15251CH. The Ashdown Group Ltd acts as an employment agency in respect of permanent vacancies and as an employment business in respect of temporary vacancies. 29 September 2016 00:12:43 +0000 C#/ASP.NET Web Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/138119/C%23%2FASP.NET%2520Web%2520Developer.html C#/ASP.NET Web Developer require to develop web applications and Front End tools for expanding company developing integrated computer vision and tracking systems for clients across the world. This role would suit a C#/ASP.NET Web Developer with some experience in modern web development and C#/ASP.NET, and some use or exposure to AngularJS, JavaScript, MVC and HTML5, CSS3. Ideally you will have some real world commercial experience in working in an agile scrum environment. You must have a good degree in Computer Science, Web Development, Software Engineering or similar. If you have learnt C# or C++ in your studies that would be an advantage, to go with your web development and coding knowledge. Any experience with TFS or GIT, Gulp/Grunt or JQuery would be useful as well. For this C#/ASP.NET Web Developer position your core web development knowledge and skills in C# ASP.NET and JavaScript will be stretched and expanded in this role. Candidates who have worked in a web development agency, games programming, sports betting or travel sectors would be of interest. This role will join a team using agile scrum methods and can offer the opportunity to work on new cutting edge web applications and tools. This is a fantastic opportunity for a talented and committed web developer to build their career and skills in a supportive development environment. The role is based in Northampton, and is commutable from Milton Keynes, Bedford, Banbury and Coventry. C#/ASP.NET Web Developer. 22 September 2016 12:12:27 +0000 Account Manager - Fantastic B2C Integrated Agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/137633/Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520Fantastic%2520B2C%2520Integrated%2520Agency.html Account Manager/Senior Account Manager, Nottingham, Integrated Agency 30 000- 35 000 Im currently working on a fantastic opportunity with one of Nottinghams leading independent integrated agency. They have a great history, amazing reputation and create some outstanding work for very reputable brands within the FMCG, Retail, Construction sectors plus many more. This is a great opportunity for an established Account Manager/Senior Account Manager to work across a broad range of clients within FMCG, Retail and interior design. The work is an exciting mix of providing the very best insight, brand strategy, design, creative and art direction, digital, PR and social media to ensure that you provide true ROI for your clients. Key Responsibilities: - As an Account Manager you will be working with an Account Director - They have a great creative Studio in-house so as an Account Manager you will be working very closely with the creative department and studio on the creation and delivery of high-end work. - This is a hands on Account Manager Role that will oversee campaigns right from conception through to delivery, including all aspect of project management. - You will be responsible for the financial management and budgeting of the campaign They are looking for an Account Manager who: - Has a good understanding of print channels, including the production process - Can manage work-flow with studio - Is competent in managing and nurturing key client relationships as well as internal relationships with creatives and supplier relationships - Has excellent project... 16 September 2016 16:04:42 +0000 PPC Campaign Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/137189/PPC%2520Campaign%2520Manager.html PPC Campaign Manager, Northamptonshire, B2C, 25 000- 30 000 An opportunity has recently arisen to join a brand new start-up that has been founded by incredibly talented and well regarded marketers from an automotive brand. They have created a digital marketing agency and are now looking to expand their team and recruit a PPC Campaign Manager. This is a challenging hands-on role that will require lots of initiative and drive. It is ideal for a proven performance marketer who wants to purely focus their career on PPC.If you are passionate about automotive, have an entrepreneurial spirit then do read on! Key Responsibilities: - Managing and growing multiple high value in-house PPC campaigns costing in total over 300K per month - Continually optimising campaigns to generate as much profit as possible - Analysing data daily to spot trends and opportunities and then acting upon them - Continually A/B testing and analysing adverts and landing pages to find out what works best - Working with the head of digital to create and implement strategy f - Planning and improving account structures in order to maximise performance - Reporting on the performance of campaigns to more senior members of staff - Championing PPC best practice throughout the accounts - Building new PPC Accounts and Campaigns in Google AdWords and Bing Ads - Researching new keywords and themes to test - Frequently creating landing page and banner briefs for the in-house design team - Training and developing more junior members of the team Desirable candidate: - Around three years previous... 13 September 2016 18:06:36 +0000 Design Project Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/136914/Design%2520Project%2520Manager.html Design Project Manager, Retail Company, Derbyshire, 30,000 - 40,000, Perm, ASAP I am on the lookout for an experienced Design Project Manager to work as part of a communications team within a rapidly growing company within the retail and leisure sector. Located in Derbyshire this role is commutable from Leicestershire, Sheffield, Nottingham and Tamworth and is definitely worth the commute. The role of project manager is an exciting, fast-paced and challenging position working alongside the wider communications team working across packaging projects as a focus. You will report into the Design Manager and with their support you will be responsible for the coordinating the production and delivery, scheduling work for design, as well as preparing proposals /costings. You must have a previous background in project coordination, experience in project managing packaging design as well as having a strong understanding of design, artworking and print processes. You must have previous experience in planning, taking briefs and managing reports/documentation to ensure the daily delivery of deadlines and the smooth running of each project within the team. Skills: Great organisational and scheduling skills. You must be able to work collaboratively and as part of a wider team. Have a good understanding of design and approval processes. You must demonstrate excellent written and verbal communications skills. You must be proficient in MS Office including Excel and Outlook. This really is a great role and would suit a junior project manager chomping at the bit to... 07 September 2016 16:04:16 +0000 Artworker http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/136435/Artworker.html Artworker, Design Agency, Leicestershire, up to 30,000, Permanent A great opportunity has arisen to work for a leading agency in Nottingham, with 4 days per week on-site at one of their biggest clients in Leicestershire. Youll be a talented Artworker with an exceptional eye for detail and the ability to deliver an excellent standard of finished artwork on time, accurately and on brief. Working both in-studio and in-house at the clients office, you will be responsible for rolling out pre-existing designs and concepts across multiple sizes and formats, as well as maintaining brand assets, aligning your work to brand guidelines and adding definition and improving the quality of artwork. Working on-site at this agency, you can expect to work to tight guidelines and across collateral such as letter templates, email designs, artworking up a DM piece. They are looking for a strong Artworker who also has a creative eye, able to question the client and the work when needed. You must be proficient in the use of Adobe Creative Cloud and have advanced skills in InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop, with experience working either agency or in-house and across print and digital. Culture is really important to this agency and the chemistry of their team is pivotal to their success. You must be able to demonstrate you have the right amount of confidence and assertiveness, a strong work ethic and lots of enthusiasm. Youll be working predominantly on site at the clients office 4 days per week with 1 day a week in the agency in Nottingham. They offer great benefits such... 07 September 2016 10:10:31 +0000 Account Manager/Senior Account Manager - Top Integrated Agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/136395/Account%2520Manager%2FSenior%2520Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520Top.html Account Manager/Senior Account Manager, Nottingham, Integrated Agency 30 000- 35 000 Im currently working on a fantastic opportunity with one of Nottinghams leading independent integrated agency. They have a great history, amazing reputation and create some outstanding work for very reputable brands within the FMCG, Retail, Construction sectors plus many more. This is a great opportunity for an established Account Manager/Senior Account Manager to work across a broad range of clients within FMCG, Retail and interior design. The work is an exciting mix of providing the very best insight, brand strategy, design, creative and art direction, digital, PR and social media to ensure that you provide true ROI for your clients. Key Responsibilities: - As an Account Manager you will be working with an Account Director - They have a great creative Studio in-house so as an Account Manager you will be working very closely with the creative department and studio on the creation and delivery of high-end work. - This is a hands on Account Manager Role that will oversee campaigns right from conception through to delivery, including all aspect of project management. - You will be responsible for the financial management and budgeting of the campaign They are looking for an Account Manager who: - Has a good understanding of print channels, including the production process - Can manage work-flow with studio - Is competent in managing and nurturing key client relationships as well as internal relationships with creatives and supplier relationships - Has excellent project... 06 September 2016 18:06:51 +0000 Graphic Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/136294/Graphic%2520Designer.html Graphic Designer, Travel and Tourism, Leicestershire, 23,000 - 26,000, PERM, ASAP I am on the lookout for a Graphic Designer to join a growing and highly established company based in a beautiful market town in Leicestershire that is commutable from Corby, Kettering, Rugby, Leicester and Northampton and due to its location can be commutable using public transport. This company is highly thought of and regarded within the travel and tourism sector and are growing their creative team due to overall demand. Reporting into the Creative Manager and working within a very friendly, dedicated and creative team of 16 you will be a fundamental part of this team, bringing with you at least two years within a similar creative environment and having worked across many creative campaigns as well as being a team player who enjoys collaborative working alongside likeminded individuals. Key Responsibilities and Skills required: You will be responsible for transforming initial concepts into outstanding pieces of Direct Mail. You must ensure that the brand identity is consistently carried across every campaign you undertake. You must have outstanding typography skills. You must be very competent using the Adobe Creative Suite, Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop. You must demonstrate meticulous attention to detail. To be considered for the role of Graphic Designer you must submit a portfolio that is packed full of variety showcasing everything from POS, Exhibition Graphics, Direct Mail, Brochures and Press Ads ultimately demonstrating your ability to produce work that is...