The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 28 October 2014 13:01:52 +0000 Account Manager/Print Buyer - Market Harborough, Leicestershire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81071/Account%2520Manager%2FPrint%2520Buyer%2520-%2520Market%2520Harborough%2C.html A full time opportunity is available for an Account Manager/Print Buyer to join a fast growing and dynamic creative, advertising & marketing agency working within their client based in Market Harborough, Leicestershire. You will need experience in print buying for web, sheet fed and large format and will be based within the Agency's client in Market Harborough, Leicestershire. Job Requirements: • Candidates will be from a point of sales / printing sales background with a working knowledge of print techniques, print contacts • Good knowledge of 2D and 3D POS production required • Ideally has experience in working with clients in the retail sector • Computer literate, advanced / expert knowledge of excel • Committed, resilient and prepared to work extra hours as required • Service minded, excellent customer focus • Experience of working in an environment where priorities are constantly changing • Team player, with positive outlook • Focus on project management, timely delivery and achievement of Key Performance Indicators This is a role for an experienced professional Account Manager/Print Buyer with a good knowledge of printed material for the retail/POS. If this sounds like to next step in your career then get in touch ASAP. Account Manager/Print Buyer Market Harborough, Leicestershire. c£30-35k 23 October 2014 09:09:31 +0000 Senior Graphic Designer - Leicestershire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80846/Senior%2520Graphic%2520Designer%2520-%2520Leicestershire.html This international brand communications and retail design agency based in Leicestershire are looking for an enthusiastic Senior Graphic Designer to join their busy creative team. Their clients span across fashion, sport, outdoors, charity, leisure and corporate and projects include: •  Brand Strategy •  Exhibitions & Events •  Retail & Interiors •  Campaigns & Communications •  Digital & Social Marketing •  Showrooms & Workplaces You are: •  Experienced in branding, literature, retail graphics, POS, website design and art-work •  A great communicator and team player •  Expert in Adobe Creative Suite •  Able to work in isolation and help lead the team to deliver world-class creativity within tight deadline You will: •  Have gained the operational and commercial skills, with at least 6 years experience to deliver outstanding results •  Present your work confidently in client presentations •  Liaise with clients directly as required •  See a job through from concept creation through to artwork and completion •  Push boundaries even on the simplest project •  Deliver outstanding creative work To apply, please email your CV including current salary details & portfolio of best work ASAP! Senior Graphic Designer (Retail) - Leicestershire - £35-40k 31 October 2014 15:03:46 +0000 Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81297/Account%2520Manager.html Calling all Account Managers looking for a new challenge! This fantastic integrated marketing agency are on the lookout due to new business wins- so very exciting time to join them. You will ideally bring with you a proven background of working across integrated activity within an agency track record, a small team but all very passionate about what they do. You'll need to have well-honed strategic skills, but also not to be afraid to be hands-on with the execution of campaigns for different accounts and also have an ability to manage a couple of more junior team members. In terms of activity, you'll play a key role in developing integrated marketing campaigns so activity is through the line so you'll need an understanding of how to develop integrated campaigns that work across all channels. We may be asking for a lot but this agency sets the bar high and rightly so. It's seen them grow at a phenomenal rate as a group and winning new work. The team are lovely, very supportive and looking for like minded ambitious people to join. Experience within the property sector would be an added benefit. Please apply in confidence for immediate consideration. 30 October 2014 11:11:26 +0000 Direct Marketing Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81205/Direct%2520Marketing%2520Manager.html LOCATION: Chesterfield, Derbyshire JOB TITLE: Direct Marketing Manager SALARY & BENEFITS: £21,602 - £28,180 (depending on experience) WORKING HOURS: 37.5 hours per week THE COMPANY: We are recruiting on behalf of our client which is an independent charity situated on the edge of the Peak District and provides care to patients across North Derbyshire. THE ROLE: The Direct Marketing Manager will be responsible for managing the IMO & Legacy Fundraiser, the Lottery Fundraiser and the Database Fundraiser. You will be responsible for producing a rolling 5 year budget with line reports and developing donor programmes. You will evaluate and improve current policies and procedures across your team and implement an organised and effective annual work plan and set KPIs. You will work with the Communications Manager to ensure PR and marketing is planned for 12 months ahead to coincide with appeals and lottery super draws. Key Responsibilities to include:- Work with the Director of Fundraising and Marketing and where relevant with clinical heads to deliver funding for projects and services utilising the entire trusts and grants portfolio, through a range of techniques with a focus on increasing income from both restricted and unrestricted sources. To create, write, manage, develop and deliver persuasive and successful funding applications including big lottery and department of health. Working autonomously, directly manage and develop a portfolio of high value relationships with trusts and individuals in... 29 October 2014 10:10:03 +0000 Print Production Assistant http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81127/Print%2520Production%2520Assistant.html Print Production Assistant, Northampton, ON APPLICATION My client based in Northampton are looking to fill a 15mth mat cover role within their expansive internal Creative team. This position is accountable for ensuring that all ad-hoc print literature is produced on time, in line with the print schedules and that these are available in the relevant places in readiness for distribution. This position will be the key contact for regional ad-hoc design pieces and will will manage the lifecycle of each print piece from initial quotation through to completion, including the creation of schedules for all design & print pieces. The role will also require the update of Job Bags on a daily basis to ensure all information is up to date and will be the key contact for UK delivery bags and customer order slips. What you'll do.. - Design/print project management, liaising with vendors, market contacts to ensure literature is produced on time for distribution to the Representative - Print cost management, ensuring the literature is produced within budget, the Job Bag database is constantly updated, POs are produced and supplied to vendors in a timely fashion - Schedule management for UK Sale Flyers, ad-hoc pieces & Product Photography & Layout Work. Working with relevant departments to produce work around solutions when required - Stock control (UK only), management of print stocks to ensure 100% order & unit fill for Representatives What you will be able to do ... Co-ordinating with all areas of the Business, ensuring that all ad-hoc design/print jobs are on... 28 October 2014 11:11:01 +0000 Senior Graphic Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81055/Senior%2520Graphic%2520Designer.html Senior Graphic Designer Leicestershire Salary: 30 – 35k Ref: GD138 Green Shoots Recruitment Ltd is looking for an enthusiastic heavyweight Graphic Designer to join and direct a busy team within a successful Design Agency You are: - A great communicator and team player - Expert in Adobe Creative Suite - Able to work in isolation and help lead the team to deliver world-class creativity within tight deadline - Experienced in branding, literature, retail graphics, POS, website design and art-work You will: - Deliver vision and direction to all projects, have an awareness of the strategic positioning of brands and communication. - Have gained the operational and commercial skills, with at least 10 years’ experience to deliver outstanding results - Present your work confidently in client presentations - Liaise with clients directly as required - See a job through from concept creation through to artwork and completion - Push boundaries even on the simplest project - Deliver outstanding creative work Please email your CV including current salary details & portfolio of best work 28 October 2014 11:11:03 +0000 Digital Marketing Assistant - German or French Speaking http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81047/Digital%2520Marketing%2520Assistant%2520-%2520German%2520or%2520French.html Advancing People - Multilingual Recruitment Specialists are now recruiting for a German or French speaking Digital Marketing Assistant for an international distributor based in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire. As a German or French Speaking Digital Marketing Assistant it will be your responsibility to support the marketing team to deliver all aspects of digital marketing communications. Roles & Responsibilities: Update website to maximise Search Engine Optimisation Contributing to written and graphic content to deliver our clients social media needs effectively To maintain mobile applications to ensure that they are kept up to date and accurate To provide content and support the delivery of email marketing campaigns Person Specification: Fluent in German or French Previous experience within a similar role or environment Relevant qualifications Excellent communication skills Ability to work effectively as part of a team and independently Good computer skills Positive "can do" attitude This is a full time permanent position offering an annual salary of up-to 22,000 plus attractive company benefits Apply now! Advancing People - Multilingual Recruitment Specialists Advancing People Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer and acts as both an Employment Business and Employment Agency. 28 October 2014 10:10:19 +0000 Creative Artworker http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81038/Creative%2520Artworker.html Creative Artworker Lutterworth 20 – 25k Ref: GD137 Green Shoots Recruitment Ltd is looking for a Creative Artworker, for a small design consultancy with a busy and friendly studio. The candidate would hopefully take on all the artwork requirements for the business. Predominantly the candidate would be producing artwork to support all of the retail projects but could also support the 2D designer at times – hence the preference for a more creative artworker. Job Purpose: 1. To provide a professional and accurate artworker resource to all areas of the business. 2. In the main to produce design/artwork layouts of large scale POS for print. 3. To produce smaller pieces of 2D design work. Job role outline: The candidate will take on all artwork requirements for the business, dealing with many smaller projects concurrently. The projects will mainly consist of laying out artwork files using supplied assets and then preparing them for print. This could range from the resizing of a logo to art-working graphics for a whole store. The candidate will hopefully have a methodical ‘attention to detail’ mind when it comes to producing and saving files as this is a key area where accuracy is a must. With this being a new job role there will be times where an attitude of ‘mucking in’ would be required! They may also be required to support with some smaller pieces of actual design work but this isn’t the primary role. Key requirements of the role: 1. Must have an extensive knowledge and understanding... 28 October 2014 10:10:26 +0000 Freelance 3D Retail Environment Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81033/Freelance%25203D%2520Retail%2520Environment%2520Designer.html Designer - 3D Retail Environments 3 month Freelance Contract Leicestershire Salary: Neg depending on experience Green Shoots Recruitment Ltd is looking for a 3D Retail Environment Designer for a busy design agency for a 3 month contract up until Christmas. Ideally you'd have some experience within: * Retail environments * Exhibitions * Events * Showrooms * Graphics communication within retail environment * Customer journeys and flow * Good understanding of visual merchandising And proficient in: * CAD * Sketch up * Studio Max * Indesign 28 October 2014 08:08:11 +0000 Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/81011/Account%2520Manager.html This top integrated agency seeks and ambitious Account Manager to join their expanding team. With business booming and their client base continuing to grow we are on the look out for as Account Manager, with a slight saes focus with the opportunity to move into the client servicing team. As a business Account Manager you will be responsible for developing new relationships with qualified warm prospects, following up calls and arranging meetings to get the most out of clients. To be considered you'll need a solid understanding of the sales process, working smart to ensure you're making the most of your time and delivering on those all-important targets. Experience within a marketing agency is a must. This is a brilliant opportunity for a commercially minded individual to take ownership of their own progression and develop and impressive career for themselves at an award winning creative agency! Sound good to you? Then send your CV over now! 27 October 2014 11:11:24 +0000 Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80970/Account%2520Executive.html One of the East Midlands' highly regarded integrated agencies are seeking a Account Executive to join their team! Their service inculde everything from branding and digital through to internal and external communications for some top national brands. They have a much broader and varied way of making sure their clients get the most out of their campaigns, acting as an extension to their clients marketing teams. Due to growth, they are looking to recruit an experienced Account Executive to work on a number of their key accounts. You'll preferably have previous agency experience, however for the right person they will consider in-house experience. To be considered you'll need to have a genuine passion and enthusiasm for the industry. You will be working across both offline and digital, be tasked with briefing creative teams and ensuring that campaigns are kept within brief to budget. Great opportunity! Send your CV today! 23 October 2014 17:05:36 +0000 Middleweight Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80892/Middleweight%2520Designer.html Middleweight Designer, Brand Communication Agency, Nottinghamshire, 22,000-25,000, Perm ASAP. Blue Skies Marketing Recruitment is on the hunt for a middleweight designer to join a brand communications agency in Nottinghamshire. This agency is without a doubt an exciting and inspiring place to work with its amazing client portfolio that is forever growing, which means you must be creatively minded with excellent design and communication skills as this role will require you to be client facing. This really is an exciting opportunity for a designer to work in an inspiring and creative environment and working with a highly talented and skilled team across various clients. As a designer, you most definitely need to be up to date with industry standard software including Photoshop and InDesign, and you must be able to present an amazing portfolio that is varied, covering both print and digital showcasing a range of designs across brochures, booklets, branding, websites and e-shots. You must demonstrate your creative thinking throughout your portfolio and you must have at least 18 months experience as a Middleweight designer. Duties within the role: Client liaison - taking briefs and presenting work. Working with a diverse team of designers, developers and copywriters to communicate your ideas and the clients needs to get the best results. Time management of your own projects. Taking a project from initial brief all the way to print ready artwork. Image re-touching in Photoshop This really is a very exciting opportunity to work within a fast growing brand communications... 23 October 2014 15:03:38 +0000 Editor Copywriter http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80879/Editor%2520Copywriter.html Editor / Copywriter Are you an Editor who can also turn their hand to creating engaging, innovative and timely copy ? My well known retail client based in Northampton are looking for an Edito / Copywriter to be accountable for the editing and final quality check of their brochures to ensure all print pieces contain the correct information prior to being printed. The post holder is also accountable, to a lesser extent, for creating engaging, innovative and timely copy, on time and to brief for the Ad-Hoc Team. To be successful in the role of Editor / Copywriter you will be measured against: - Number of errors missed at editorial stage - On time to print schedule - Print budget Editing - Accountable for checking the spreads and for checking brochure copy against Copywriters PDF. - Completing the editorial review. - Accountable for the final quality check/review prior to sign off at the Final Look Review. - Responsible for checking the Blueprint on the Printer Website and for clicking through and signing off each spread. - Check print pieces for grammar, spelling and syntax of copy and for alignment with internal MAPs system (prices, products, page order, etc.) - Responsible for making sure every piece handled is legally approved before sign off. - Ensure all prices, savings, unit prices, special deals/offers, ordering information, images; legal disclaimers and product information are correct and clear to the customer. - Responsible for keeping to the schedule milestones and communicating any issues to manager or production senior. Copywriting -... 22 October 2014 17:05:43 +0000 Middleweight Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80831/Middleweight%2520Designer.html Middleweight Designer, Brand Communication Agency, Nottinghamshire, 22,000-25,000, Perm ASAP. Blue Skies Marketing Recruitment is on the hunt for a middleweight designer to join an integrated agency in Nottinghamshire. This agency is without a doubt an exciting and inspiring place to work with its amazing client portfolio, which means you must be creatively minded with excellent design and communication skills. This really is an exciting opportunity for a designer to work in an inspiring and creative environment and working with a highly talented and skilled team across various clients. As a designer, you most definitely need to be up to date with industry standard software including Photoshop and InDesign, and you must be able to present an amazing portfolio that is varied, covering both print and digital and have at least 18 months experience as a Middleweight designer. Duties within the role: Client liaison - taking briefs and presenting work. Working with a diverse team of designers, developers and copywriters to communicate your ideas and the clients needs to get the best results. Time management of your own projects. Taking a project from initial brief all the way to print ready artwork. Image re-touching in Photoshop This really is a very exciting opportunity to work within a very exciting brand communications agency in the heart of their creative team. This agency is also easily commutable by car from Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire and Leicestershire. If you think youve got what it takes to join this brilliant agency and work with some top clients and... 22 October 2014 15:03:43 +0000 PPC Account Manager - Digital Marketing Agency - 6547 http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80799/PPC%2520Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520Digital%2520Marketing%2520Agency%2520-.html PPC Account Manager - Digital Marketing Agency Nottingham £22,000 - £35,000 DOE + Company Bonus + Private Health Care + Company Pension Scheme The PPC Account Manager Opportunity: As things continue to grow apace we're looking for another experienced PPC Account Manager to join our rapidly expanding Paid Search & Display team. We manage accounts for a diverse range of B2B and B2C clients with varying budgets, interested in lead generation and e-commerce. We're recruiting for this particular role due to a member of staff taking maternity leave. Although this is a temporary position, there is the potential of it becoming a permanent contract. Our Ideal Candidate: The ideal person will come from an agency background and have solid experience in a relevant role. They will have good problem solving skills, the ability to work in a logical manner and be able to switch between SEO and PPC tasks with ease. The role requires someone who is capable of managing their own time and priorities, responding to client requests at short notice and carrying out their own research and continuous development. In return, we will provide support, training and an environment where staff are encouraged to take the lead and run with their ideas. You will get to work on a wide range of campaigns, covering the full spectrum from standard search ads to dynamic remarketing and social display advertising. We have a knowledgeable, enthusiastic team willing to learn from each other and contribute ideas, along with design and development skills in-house to make your life easier. Plus the... 22 October 2014 15:03:42 +0000 Digital Merchandising Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80796/Digital%2520Merchandising%2520Manager.html Digital Merchandising Manager - High-profile Global Brands £36,000 - £54,000 + excellent benefits You know what "good" looks likes online, so come and drive "great" with some of the world's biggest brands. We are seeking a highly motivated and creative Digital Merchandising Manager to join our digital team. Your mission will be to define, execute, and measure innovative ways to leverage global brands with our customers in the digital channel. Reporting to our Digital Channel Director, you'll join a high performance team in a fast paced environment driving innovative business practices and approaches for our customers. You have a deep understanding of shopper behaviour online, a passion for helping customers enhance their digital shelf, and a flair for retailing using digital channels. You'll be accountable for our how our brands are shopped online, in addition to: Understanding the search strategy for our customers and maximising search rankings for our brands Manage catalogue set up with our customer teams including attributes such as categorization, browsing & buying features, sequencing, filtering, and product views and details Research performance metrics to identify and drive opportunities for improvement of digital shelf and aisle performance You are familiar with retailing using digital channels, catalogue and algorithm technology. Ideally, you've managed online catalogue/retailers, understand market trends, and have past experience in analysing retailer search ranking and purchase data to successfully drive increased customer demand with our... 17 October 2014 10:10:05 +0000 Acount Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80263/Acount%2520Executive.html Fantastic opportunity for an ambitious Account Executive to join an expanding digital marketing agency. Following recent success this outstanding agency is in need of an enthusiastic, tenacious Account Executive who’s hungry for success. These guys set the bar high, so you need to be really passionate, ambitious and excited to join this forward thinking agency. You will be working across a number of high profile clients within different sectors from Retail through to top technology companies. As an Account Executive you will be joining the account handling team working on many projects at one given time. You must be able to work well under pressure, adhere to deadlines and need to have great attention to detail.It may be that you have recently graduated and have a placement under your belt or it may be that you are currently employed looking for that all important next step in your career. The agency is a digital agency so therefore experience within a digital agency is preferred but not essential. If this role sounds like the next step you are looking for, get your CV over to us asap! 16 October 2014 06:06:15 +0000 Deputy Creative Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80174/Deputy%2520Creative%2520Director.html Deputy Creative Director, Full Service Agency, Leicestershire, 45,0000 - 55,000, Permanent Rare opportunity to work with an award winning Creative Director, helping to push creativity throughout the agency, being the go to person in the team, in the Creative Director's absence. You'll need to understand that every great piece of work starts with a really big idea and this is where you'll come in to your own, as the Deputy Creative Director...leading brainstorming sessions, creating scamps/visuals and ideas for others in the team to bounce off. You will also be able to demonstrate through your portfolio that you have exceptional put down skills so as well as being an outstanding ideas generator, you should also possess excellent craft skills and have a love of typography, print and an eye for attention to detail. The range of clients you will work on is vast, so your portfolio really needs to show off your ability as a super flexible designer, just as at home working on retail as you are on automotive or corporate. As the Deputy Creative Director for this agency, you'll need to get a kick out of mentoring/managing others, as it will be up to you to keep everything in the creative studio ticking over nicely in the absence of the Creative Director, so any mentoring/managing experience would be a great bonus! Above is just a snapshot of this role and if you would like to know more and think you could be just the Deputy Creative Director I'm looking for, then please send through your CV and portfolio for a confidential chat! Deputy Creative Director, Full Service... 15 October 2014 17:05:19 +0000 Traffic Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80168/Traffic%2520Manager.html Traffic Manager, Full Service Agency, Leicestershire, 25,000 - 45,000, Perm, ASAP 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. Based in central Leicester, they are easy to reach via train, bus or why not drive - they have ample parking being based in a converted house - and what an amazing space to work in - oozing creativity on the walls, stairs, garden (yes the garden has it's own creative space and it's fantastic!)... This agency is looking for a Traffic Manager or Creative Services Manager to join the agency and really help implement and set up processes within the studio, creative, design and digital teams, ensuring that projects are delivered smoothly and on time, to budget. 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 an experienced Traffic Manager or Creative Services... 15 October 2014 16:04:18 +0000 Senior Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/80164/Senior%2520Designer.html Senior Designer, Full Service Agency, Nottinghamshire, 30,000-40,000, Perm, ASAP Based in a stunning office, this agency can offer a really creative environment in which to work, with amazing views of the Lace Market and excellent transport links via public transport and parking nearby too. Your day to day duties would include being involved from the initial brief, working independently to come up with concepts, story boards, scamps and visuals and to then follow them through to design and production. You will get the opportunity to work with some highly recognised and global clients, producing high impact concepts for interactive events/road shows/exhibitions, which would also include videos, interactive games, Ipad apps, on screen, animations, printed collateral...you'll get the chance to work on extremely meaty campaigns! A really varied role! Also, as Senior Designer for this agency, you will art direct videos, produce story boards for animations, liaise directly with clients...this role is a real gem of a role and requires someone with flair, the ability to think outside the box, someone who's ambitious and punches well above their weight, as these are all attributes the agency push and try to constantly deliver on. It's a given that you'll have experience working in the creative suite, but you'll also need to demonstrate that you have an enviable portfolio of award winning work that makes you proud and others jealous. Your portfolio really needs to demonstrate your ability as a multi-channel designer, able to create that great idea that is applied across... 13 October 2014 10:10:41 +0000 Senior Account Manager / Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79991/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... 09 October 2014 17:05:46 +0000 Junior / Middleweight Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79904/Junior%2520%2F%2520Middleweight%2520Designer.html Calling all creative Designers who are looking for a fresh challenge or to kick-start their design career - this forward thinking creative design agency want to talk to you. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing company that can offer you a long term career path. Offering a mix of services including; web and print design, exhibition design, email marketing and more, there is certainly a lot going on and plenty for you to get stuck in to. This vibrant agency works with a varied client base including some household names and also smaller SMEs and is looking for an ambitious and passionate Designer who is ready for a new challenge. It may be that you may have several years graphic or web design experience, or perhaps you simply have a strong personal portfolio and the drive to get your design career started – either way, we would love to hear from you. You will get to work with all types of print material including; brochures, newsletters, flyers and presentations, but digital is also a key area so a passion for designing online media and ecommerce websites is a definite advantage. You’ll need to have great attention to detail and be able to create work that’s in tune with the brands you’re working on and communicates to the correct audience. You will need experience using Adobe Creative Suite, in particular with Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop. In return for all your hard work, you’ll get to work alongside a fun, friendly team with excellent experience that will be able to help you grow and develop. If this is... 09 October 2014 10:10:07 +0000 Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79875/Account%2520Executive.html Account Executive, Full Service Agency, Leicestershire, 18k-23k, Perm Blue Skies recruitment are working with a Fantastic Award winning agency based in Leicestershire and they are looking for an Account Executive to join their busy team. This is a fantastic opportunity with great benefits on offer! Key Accountabilities Working with the account manager to brief creative. Working with the production manager to plan and book resource in line with project timescales and budgets. Liaising with, and acting as the link between the client and creative teams, ensuring that communication flows effectively. Negotiating with clients and internal teams about the details of campaigns. Presenting creative work to clients for approval or modification. Undertaking administration tasks. Arranging and attending meetings. Required Skills Excellent communication skills Attention to detail Ability to work alone or as part of a team Ability to plan and prioritise as required Successful time management skills / ability to work to pre-determined deadlines Experience of managing print projects is desirable but not essential Solid proof checking experience with a fantastic eye for detail Retail experience is desirable but not essential This position would be ideal for a marketing graduate that has successfully completed an internship or an Account Executive with agency experience looking for a new challenge. This role could also be suitable for a junior client side candidate that is looking for a role within an agency. The agency is easily commutable from Leicestershire,... 09 October 2014 10:10:03 +0000 Project Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79874/Project%2520Manager.html Project Manager, Full Service Agency, Leicestershire, 25k-35k, Perm Blue Skies Recruitment is looking for a Project Manager 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 .... Project management Point of Sale Exhibition projects Campaign-led projects Working within teams to deliver results Proven management of budgets, building relationships and delivering on time Costing / budget control Client interface and managing meetings Leadership and man management Strong negotiation skills Confidence, tact and a persuasive manner Excellent organisational and time management skills Good people skills for working with a range of colleagues and clients The ability to lead and motivate a team Responsibilities will include .... Manage fast turnaround projects to quality, time and budget Prepare & estimate quotations Attend and/or chair meetings with clients, colleagues, contractors and suppliers Produce work programmes and schedules. Raise supplier orders and manage costs and variations Ensure that full communication takes place between all relevant parties. Maintain accurate cost and project records. Record, cost and manage variations to the projects Continually develop and enhance working practices Ensure that every project is signed off on completion Fantastic benefits apply to this role! If this sounds like you apply now! Blue Skies specialise in... 09 October 2014 10:10:59 +0000 Senior Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79872/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...