The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 21 September 2017 17:05:50 +0000 Senior Instructional Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/167743/Senior%2520Instructional%2520Designer.html We are working with a growing creative eLearning business looking for a Senior Instructional Designer to join their team. Based in the heart of Nottingham, this agency specialise across a range of digital platforms from digital marketing and comms, websites, gamification to digital portals and e-learning platforms. This is the perfect opportunity for an experienced and confident individual to use their skills in instructional design to take the lead in designing effective and creative eLearning for global leads in the industry. While being very hands on in terms of designing and reviewing high level documents, content maps, storyboards and audio scripts, you'll also have the opportunity to provide coaching and mentoring to the instructional design team and mentor, direct and review the work of the Learning Designers. You'll also be leading the design of multiple e-learning projects, as well as supporting in the winning of competitive bids and contributing to project kick-off meetings. Skills required - - 3+ years experience producing bespoke e-learning for major corporate clients - Excellent knowledge of learning theory - Experience of cutting-edge learning solutions - Experience working with bid teams to secure new business - Excellent written and communication skills Benefits - - Opportunity for European travel - 30+ days holiday - Pension - Employee bonus - Childcare vouchers - Discounted access to various facilities 21 September 2017 17:05:14 +0000 Senior Animator/Motion Graphics Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/167742/Senior%2520Animator%2FMotion%2520Graphics%2520Designer.html We are working with an established eLearning business seeking a Senior Animator to join their creative team. Based in the heart of Nottingham, this agency specialise across a range of digital platforms from digital marketing and comms, websites, gamification to digital portals and e-learning platforms. As Senior Animator, you'll have the opportunity to work on and lead projects within animation, video, and motion graphics. The key to this role will be creating compelling stories and user journeys for their global clients. Whilst this is a very hands-on creative role, you'll have the opportunity to lead and mentor a team of 3 junior animators and also demonstrate your knowledge and expertise within workshops and training sessions for the design team. Skills required - Strong digital design capabilities - Proven client liaison experience - Experience at management level - Over 3+ years experience within After Effects, Illustrator and Adobe Animate or Premier Pro This is a wonderful opportunity to work for an established brand on a wealth of global clients. Youll have the opportunity to help grow and mentor the creative team and become a core member of the business. They are looking to interview asap, please apply with your CV and Portfolio Showreel. 21 September 2017 16:04:52 +0000 Bid Specialist http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/167739/Bid%2520Specialist.html This role lies within a creative software company based in Nottingham who have been established for around 40 years operating in a number of sectors for a wide range of global companies. We're looking for an experienced bid writer to work closely with the wider creative team. This role provides a great opportunity to work with global industry leading organisations in range of a different sectors. The work is extremely varied due to the nature of the business and diverse range of clients and services. Whilst not direct salespeople, you'll work within the bid team that plays an integral part in bringing in new business. You'll be working within a team to produce proposals for new projects to maximise the success and profitability of the company. You'll work on wider company initiatives which contribute to the agencys success. You'll be able to get your creative juices flowing by working closely with a team of graphic designers and project managers. Requirements/Responsibilities - - Understanding a client brief - Producing a bid strategy - Analysing and deconstructing their requirements - Have a strong academic background, minimum 21 degree - Fantastic verbal and written communication skills - Commercially minded Benefits - - 30+ days holiday - Pension - Employee bonus - Childcare vouchers - Discounted access to various facilities 21 September 2017 15:03:47 +0000 Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/167738/Designer.html Due to continued expansion, another Graphic Designer position has arisen within this growing agency. If you're looking to work on more diverse projects for a tech savvy business who are consistently pushing the boundaries in terms of design output then this could be the ideal role for you. You'll ideally be a middleweight designer with at least 2 years commercial experience. Based in the heart of Nottingham, this agency specialise across a range of digital platforms from digital marketing and comms, websites, gamification to digital portals and e-learning platforms. This is a diverse position and one in which you'll be able to demonstrate your design capabilities across a wide range of disciplines from creating illustrations, info-graphics to editorial style layouts. You'll help create the core aspects of the assets that will be rolled out across various digital platforms. Responsibilities - - Producing a wide range of graphics and UI designs - Working in a collaborative, team environment - Mentoring junior designers - Demonstrate strong working knowledge of the Adobe creative suite - Basic HTML, CSS would be a bonus Benefits - - 30+ days holiday - Pension - Employee bonus - Childcare vouchers - Discounted access to various facilities 21 September 2017 15:03:27 +0000 Senior Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/167737/Senior%2520Designer.html High profile Senior Digital Designer position for a growing agency, if you're looking to work on more diverse projects for a tech savy business who are consistently pushing the boundaries in terms of design output then this could be the ideal role for you. You'll also play a key part in the mentoring and tutoring of assisting designers, whilst continuing your own development by working closely with the Design Manager. Based in the heart of Nottingham, this agency specialise across a range of digital platforms from digital marketing and comms, websites, gamification to digital portals and e-learning platforms. Demonstrating your excellent knowledge of digital design principles, you will work below the Design Manager working on large budget projects for a range of global companies across sectors such as finance, retail, healthcare and telecommunications to name a few. You'll be one of the most senior and experienced designers among the 10+ currently within the agency. You'll help take the pressure off the Design Manager by helping to mentor, train and develop existing staff members. More importantly you'll be demonstrating your eye for design as a range of UI design projects. Responsibilities - - Producing graphics and UI designs for a variety of digital platforms - Supporting and mentoring a team of designers - Working closely with the Design Manager on pitches and innovative concepts - Demonstrate strong UI and web design skills - Basic HTML, CSS would be a bonus - Demonstrate your leadership and experience as a Senior Designer Benefits - - 30+ days holiday -... 21 September 2017 15:03:53 +0000 Design Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/167736/Design%2520Manager.html Are you presently a Design Manager for a Digital agency looking for a new challenge? This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a innovative and attention seeking agency that produce a wide range of creative solutions for many long-term global clients, across multiple sectors and industries. Based in the heart of Nottingham, this agency specialise across a range of digital platforms from digital marketing and comms, websites, gamification to digital portals and e-learning platforms. As a growing company this agency have introduced this role into the agency, you'll be managing a substantially sized team. You'll be able to make a real difference and help shape not only the future of the business, but also be the future of your fellow designers, ranging from juniors to middleweight designers, you'll be the leader of the pack and help tutor, mentor and develop each individual. Demonstrating your excellent knowledge of digital design principles, you will be involved in the entire project lifecycle working on large budget projects for a range of global companies across sectors such as finance, retail, healthcare and telecommunications to name a few. This is a diverse position, from running creative workshops to attending client meetings and mentoring 10+ designers; you'll be the heart and sole of the design department and be accountable of the creative hub of the business. Ideally the company are looking for somebody who can generate engaging conceptual designs but also act as that brand ambassador for the agency, you'll be involved in pitching and presenting what... 19 September 2017 11:11:15 +0000 Senior PR Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/167600/Senior%2520PR%2520Account%2520Executive.html PR Account Executives looking to launch into an exciting new career in the wonderful world of PR, I have the perfect role for you! I am working with a super cool and quirky agency in Leicester who has a fabulous reputation, incredible working environment and offers extensive opportunity for the development of a successful career in PR! This wonderful agency has a fantastic client list with clients across a range of predominantly B2B sectors and they need a fantastic PR Account Executive- Senior Account Executive to join their team to work across such accounts. This role requires a bright and enthusiastic candidate who is an excellent writer and communicator with a passion for PR and a desire to learn and grow. This fantastic agency has a wonderful working culture, offers extensive career progression and provides the work life balance we all desire. Key Responsibilities Creating engaging, compelling copy for press releases and social media content for a predominantly trade audience Building and maintaining strong relationships with the media in order to gain successful media coverage Working closely alongside PR Account Managers to produce powerful and successful campaigns Key skills Exceptional creative writing and an ability to write compelling and engaging content Confidence and credibility when pitching to media relations Excellent time management and organisation A solid understanding of PR This role will provide the successful candidate with an incredible opportunity to enter an exceptional agency with huge scope for future... 12 September 2017 16:04:58 +0000 Lead Digital Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/167048/Lead%2520Digital%2520Designer.html Our client is a top notch full service digital agency working with some enviable clients based in Central Leicester. They are looking for a digitally savvy Creative Director / Lead Digital Designer to join the team in a newly created position where you will be involved in leading their talented creative team and working with premium B2B & B2C brands in the UK and internationally. You will have a portfolio bursting with inspirational ideas and projects and our client will want to see you demonstrate your ability to deliver fully-integrated digital campaigns, impressive headlines, innovative branding and breath-taking imagery. Your creative mind will be matched to the leadership skills needed to shape an award-winning creative team. You will need extensive agency experience, a strong ability to lead, collaborate and motivate others and a passion for first class digital design and proven creative direction experience (art/design and copy) at senior level across a range of media, clients, varied shoots and campaigns. You will need to... Lead creative processes such as braining storming and concept-shaping Be an advocate of modern web design principles – with a thorough understanding of technical production and best practice standards Take a lead role in defining the creative strategic direction for both clients and the agency. Including analysing needs, writing creative briefs and conducting creative workshops To keep ahead of the curve. In a fast-paced environment, you will require the foresight and instinct to predict the broader creative... 08 September 2017 18:06:45 +0000 Lead Digital Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/166959/Lead%2520Digital%2520Designer.html This large integrated agency in Northampton is searching for a Lead Digital Designer to work in their digital creative to help provide hands-on inspirational leadership to the wider digital team working across their multiple brands which span across both B2C and B2B. This role is both hands on being conceptual and creative in a digital space as well as managing a small team of digital creatives, helping them to deliver on the vision set by the agency in growing their digital offering across all of their clients. This large agency need this Lead Digital Designer to be inspirational to their team and at the forefront of technology, showcasing to their clients just what they can do or deliver on the digital side to help guide their clients to the new options available to them in delivering their marketing objectives in a digital way to their clients. You must have managed a small team previously to be considered for this role as well as being able to showcase a portfolio that shows your conceptual and creative work within digital. This Northampton agency has a fantastic culture and is very much about developing and training their staff, so if you are searching for a new role that will look to develop both yourself and your team and listen to implementing new technologies and ways of working, then this is very much up your street. 01 September 2017 09:09:28 +0000 Artworker http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/166415/Artworker.html I am on the lookout for an experienced Artworker to work as part of a design 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. You’ll be reporting to the Artwork Manager and working closely with the project manager and senior designer. You’ll have the opportunity to work on a variety of projects from packaging, POS and advertising, to posters, promotional campaigns and page layouts for our internal magazine. You’ll also demonstrate excellent problem solving skills and have: Two years’ experience (or equivalent) in an Artworking role Fluent in Adobe CS (In Design, Photoshop and Illustrator) Have experience of page layout, including the use of photography and typography to create beautiful layouts, and a keen eye for detail Have a working knowledge of the pre-press and print process. Great organisational and scheduling skills. You must be able to work collaboratively and as part of a wider team. Have a good understanding of print and production processes. You must demonstrate excellent written and verbal communications skills. This really is a great role and would suit a Junior Artwotker chomping at the bit to progress into a role that can offer responsibility and a broad spectrum of work to be getting your teeth stuck in to. This really is a wonderful company to be a part of as they can offer a great working environment as well as offering fantastic... 29 August 2017 11:11:22 +0000 Digital Content Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/166119/Digital%2520Content%2520Manager.html 8 Week Contract – starting ASAP Digital Content Manager Nottingham 200 - 250 Per day About the Digital Content Manager Role You will be joining an exciting new breed of agency that is part of an award winning global communications organisation. You will be based in Nottingham in one of the agencies largest clients within the energy sector. As a Digital Content Manager you’ll help to drive the business forward by designing and implementing strategic content-led marketing, using your web content management system (CMS) experience and knowledge of digital trends to help make strategic improvements to the digital ecosystems that align the Digital Strategy, meeting both customer and stakeholder needs. Essential Skills Previous work experience in a high-performing marketing team. Previous work experience in a digital environment Previous experience of working with Content Management Systems (CMS), and social platforms, such as LinkedIn and Facebook. Sitecore Content Management System (CMS) (Advantageous) Previous editorial/publishing experience or communications experience. Solid appreciation of SEO and its importance. Previous experience of strong copy production and editing skills. Comfortable with working with technical detail and translating digital capability to a wide range of stakeholders How to apply If you think you might be interested and would like to find out more. Please don’t hesitate to get in touch nicolastelfox@betterplaced.com or call me on 0161 238 6700.