The Drum Jobs 23 May 2017 12:12:17 +0000 CRM Marketing Executive This is a great opportunity to join a growing online brand in Manchester city centre as Marketing Executive to focus on their CRM activity.  You will be responsible for all customer comms across acquisition and retention, through email and SMS channels. You will help to set the comms strategy in order to engage customers throughout their interaction with the brand online. You’ll need a minimum of 1 years’ experience in a CRM led Marketing role, an excellent working knowledge of CRM systems, databases and email platforms, and the ability to analyse and spot trends in data, so that you can use the data to accurately report on the effectiveness of campaigns, and improve future campaigns. This is a fast growing brand with an expanding Marketing team so there is lots of opportunity to develop and grow here. M8005 23 May 2017 10:10:25 +0000 Account Manager - top Wilmslow agency Our client is a well established boutique integrated agency in Wilmslow.  We're on the hunt for an Account Manager to join their growing team.  To be considered for this role, you will have a minimum of 3 years agency experience and will be able to manage clients autonomously with support from an Account Director.  This is a role that would perhaps suit someone who is frustrated by the lack of progression in a bigger agency and someone who enjoys a large degree of creative input and planning in their client relationships.  You'll manage one of the agency's top clients and will be responsible for the day to day tactical implementation of campaigns which will incorporate branding & design, advertising, promotional work (TV, POS, In-store) and digital.  This isn't a role full of churn and your days will be varied and different. The agency has been established over many years and they have an impressive client roster. A great environment to grow and develop your skills and progress your career.   If you are a Senior Account Exec' looking for promotion it's worth getting in touch too! To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian. 23 May 2017 10:10:03 +0000 Account Manager with Media Planning. Our client is a well established agency in Manchester with a small network of UK offices. With an impressive roster of clients in the entertainment and leisure sectors, they are now seeking an Account Manager to join the team.  We're looking for an Account Manager who has integrated campaign management skills and is able to write creative briefs and follow through to production. However, we are also looking for someone who can add media planning and buying knowledge to that mix so the role is really a bit of a hybrid.  You'll be used to working on fast paced accounts so you'll need to be super organised with strong attention to detail. We're happy to consider Media Planner/Buyers who have been looking for an opportunity to move into a more creative agency and to gain experience on that side of the fence. If you perhaps feel that media is too small a world for you, this could be a good lateral move to gain creative exposure and to work on creative briefs. Clearly the alternative is integrated account handlers who know how to plan and buy media.   The office is centrally located and it's a decent work life balance here. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 23 May 2017 10:10:08 +0000 Account Executive - great creative agency Our client is a leading Manchester Advertising agency. Following continued growth, they are seeking an Account Executive with 6-12 months agency experience. You'll work on a busy retail account in the first instance and we're keen to talk to Account Executives who have a good knowledge of both the creative briefing and print production process. It's essential that you are hugely organised with excellent attention to detail - these are high volume and fast paced campaigns! The agency is very well established with a strong reputation in the region, you'll be given plenty of training and there are lots of development opportunities within the agency. It is a sociable and buzzy environment with a strong creative output. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 23 May 2017 09:09:25 +0000 Broadcast Account Manager (Media Planner Buyer) - interim/perm Our client is a leading integrated agency in South Manchester.  We're on the lookout for a Media Planner/Buyer with a minimum of 4 years agency experience.  Whilst the media team at the agency do work on all channels, this role is particularly to work with Broadcast clients and we are keen to speak to candidates who are currently managing TV campaigns for blue chip clients.  You will also work across radio, cinema and VOD but TV probably represents 70% of the role. This agency is one of the best in the region and their client roster is second to none.  You'll have great client management skills and you'll be adept at using all the key media research tools. It's essential that you have proven planning and buying skills from a media agency background. The role is urgently required.  We are ideally looking for a permanent hire but our client will also consider interim for 3-6 months. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP.  16 May 2017 12:12:06 +0000 Midweight Designer Liverpool We're working with a fantastic boutique creative agency in Liverpool who are looking for a talented Midweight Designer. A small but growing studio, they a multi-disciplinary so we’re looking for a Designer with a portfolio that shows variety across Branding, Design, Advertising and Digital. You’ll ideally have a minimum of 3 years agency experience, and be ambitious and driven to progress your career as a creative, with a real love for what you do. You should have what it takes to develop highly creative concepts and solutions to client briefs, you’ll also be managing a couple of juniors, work closely with clients and essentially be the number 2 to the CD. This is a fantastic opportunity to fast track to Senior Designer within a supportive and highly creative environment.   16 May 2017 11:11:04 +0000 Front-end Developer (Fixed-term/temp-to-perm) As a result of several new account wins and growing demand for their digital creative services, this fully-integrated marketing agency (based in Staffs) are looking for a talented front-end developer to join their digital team. Working closely (and collaboratively) with the agency’s creative team, your main responsibility will be to design, build and maintain web sites and other digital applications from the ground up, so you must have in-depth knowledge and extensive experience of relevant digital languages and up-to-date methods, together with the ability to provide ideas and input on practicality, functionality and user experience to the creative team and the agency’s clients. Applicants must also be curious about new digital technologies, and possess a desire to create visually-impactful web sites and applications for the agency’s varied client base, working in a highly-charged creative atmosphere.   The initial contract is for a 6-month period with a high probability of a permanent role for the right individual. There is also room for progression, and potential to further build the team, as the agency continues to grow. To find out more about this exciting opportunity, call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV to 15 May 2017 21:09:31 +0000 Digital Account Manager/SAM If you're an experienced digital account handler with a good technical understanding, or a digital PM with client handling skills, an ambitious and successful TTL agency would like to hear from you! They're looking for an ambitious AM/SAM with good all-round knowledge and experience, great interpersonal skills, solid agency experience, and proven success in a client-facing role. This is a key role in the agency, which requires the ability to clearly brief technical requirements, and also to work as part of a close-knit team on web build and other digital projects – ensuring both client and agency objectives are achieved in a timely manner and in line with budgets and quality standards. The agency in question is going from strength to strength, and is able to offer lots of scope and excellent prospects, as well as a positive working environment. If you can tick the above boxes and are keen to join a fast-growing agency, this could be the perfect opportunity for you. Call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949 to find out more. Or send your CV to 12 May 2017 13:01:26 +0000 Digital Product Owner Digital Product Owner £42,000-48,000 dependant on experience + package with flexible working around core hours Located in the highly prestigious St Peter’s Square development in the city centre, Distrelec are establishing their new Enterprise Hub and hiring a Digital Product Owner. The Enterprise Hub will be the European centre for the implementation of their new digital operations that will deliver all online trading, marketing and technical deliveries for the organisation.  Distrelec, part of the Datwyler group, is a leading online distributor for electronics, automation, measurement technology, IT and accessories in Europe and the exciting new Enterprise Hub in Manchester will be its first operational presence in the UK. This is an exciting time to be joining their business. Are you up for the challenge? The role: As the Digital Product Owner you will be tasked with building and maintaining a commercially focused roadmap of online capabilities prioritised through deep and robust commercial analysis and understanding the wider business priorities for online development. You will articulate detailed functional requirements as online capabilities move from the roadmap into the technical delivery plan. Key accountabilities: The main responsibilities of the role will include identifying and prioritising a roadmap of online capabilities that drive online sales and customer engagement. You will build business cases for future initiatives, ensuring that the financial value of each initiative is aligned with the Head of Digital. You will... 11 May 2017 16:04:41 +0000 Communications Co-ordinator (ADS) Addiction Dependency Solutions is a progressive, 21st century substance misuse and wellbeing charity.  Operating throughout the North West and Midlands of England, we have over 40 years’ experience of delivering high quality services to those facing struggles with substance misuse and addiction, utilising our innovative ethos to stay outcome focused for the benefit of our clients. Our ambition is to excel in providing quality services that improve the wider health and wellbeing of the diverse communities we serve, whilst staying true to our charitable roots and ensuring the life chances of our beneficiaries are continuously improved.  To achieve our goals and objectives as a charity, our services are underpinned by excellent research, innovation, forward thinking and creativity from an exciting team at ADS Head Office in the heart of Manchester.  Our Head Office acts as the catalyst for modern and progressive services that are specifically tailored to the needs of our clients, providing whole person care for all. The role of Communications Coordinator is integral to the next stage of ADS development. Sat within the Business Development and Innovation Directorate, this role will assist in achieving organisation growth and transformational development across the charity. Working collaboratively with colleagues across the organisation, the post holder’s mission will be to propose, develop, implement and manage a communications and brand strategy for ADS alongside developing creative digital innovations.  The successful candidate... 11 May 2017 13:01:58 +0000 Head of Functional Proposition & UX Head of Functional Proposition and User Experience £55-65,000 dependant on experience + package with flexible working around core hours Located in the highly prestigious St Peter’s Square development in the city centre, Distrelec are establishing their new Enterprise Hub and hiring Head of Functional Proposition and User Experience . The Enterprise Hub will be the European centre for the implementation of their new digital operations that will deliver all online trading, marketing and technical deliveries for the organisation.  Distrelec, part of the Datwyler group, is a leading online distributor for electronics, automation, measurement technology, IT and accessories in Europe and the exciting new Enterprise Hub in Manchester will be its first operational presence in the UK. This is an exciting time to be joining their business. Are you up for the challenge? The role: Managing a team of up to 7 specialists, you will build a commercially focused roadmap of online capabilities prioritised through analysis and understanding the wider business priorities for online development. As part of the role, you will articulate detailed functional requirements as online capabilities move from the roadmap and into the technical delivery plan.  Key accountabilities: You will maintain and develop a complete customer focused vision of the online proposition, ensuring that the user experience is second to none throughout. Your team will include Product Owners, User Experience architects and Business Analysts, who will define optimised online... 11 May 2017 10:10:35 +0000 Senior Account Manager / Junior Account Director Manchester We’re looking for a Senior Account Manager who is looking for the fast-track into a Junior Account Director level.  This is a great agency with a strong history and excellent reputation for its creative and strategic capabilities.  They are looking for someone good at building strong client relationships, good strategic marketing knowledge, as well as able to get stuck in and roll your sleeves up. You should be a team player, as this is a full service agency and many campaigns involve multiple parts of the agency, as well as being good at developing and mentoring junior members of the team. Ideally you are an existing SAM who feels you’ll be ready soon for the step up to AD level. This is a medium sized, growing agency in a great location and environment.   11 May 2017 10:10:13 +0000 Senior Digital Project Manager Manchester We have a fantastic opportunity on offer, from one of Manchester’s top digital agencies. They produce some outstanding work with some amazing global brands and have won multiple awards in recent years. You’ll need a minimum of 5 years experience in digital agency environments, owning and delivering the timely production of cutting edge digital projects. You’ll have a thorough and detailed approach, adept at juggling multiple projects, with the proactivity and tenacity to get things done. You’ll need a strong understanding of both creative and technical aspects that go into a great digital solution, and understand the needs and demands of both. This agency have a great laid back culture, they look after their people incredibly well and have a strong focus on digital innovation.   11 May 2017 10:10:50 +0000 Midweight Digital Designer East Lancashire  This is a lovely agency based in East Lancashire with a growing team and a lovely client list, looking for a strong Digital / UX Designer.  They are keen to find a creative who can grow their strong creative reputation even further, you should be able to work from initial brief through to completion, and UX is very important to them so expertise and interest in UX is essential. Experience in using UX design practices to influence your design solutions, you should be an advocate of mobile first and responsive design, with a good understanding of user-centred design, testing methodologies and usability. You’ll need a minimum of 3 years’ experience in either an agency or in-house role, you should be comfortable taking the lead on complex, multi-channel projects.  It’s important you are comfortable in client facing situations, presenting and pitching work, and able to clearly outline your vision and ideas both internally and externally.  Ideally you’ll have a good understanding of Front End technologies but you will be working alongside a talented Development team.   09 May 2017 14:02:16 +0000 Midweight Art Director Manchester A fantastic opportunity has come about for a conceptual Midweight Art Director to join the team at a young, fast growing creative agency. Our client works with some very well-known FMCG and Retail brands, and has a strong focus on driving brand engagement and customer demand.  Quality of ideas are paramount, as is your enthusiasm and passion, your portfolio should show your ideas, concepts for brands, and you’ll work closely in a team with a Copywriter. You should have at least 2 years agency experience and be looking for an agency where there are real prospects. If you are a passionate, self-driven and ambitious individual with the right experience, you should fit in nicely with the team. The agency is happy to offer any guidance and training you need to forward your career. This is not a role for a designer, we’re looking for big ideas!   09 May 2017 14:02:48 +0000 Account Director Healthcare Manchester This role is to work with one of Manchester’s most successful agencies, winner of lots of creative awards and a with a great team environment. They now need an additional Account Director who is confident of their own abilities and very good with clients.  You’ll need to have medcomms / healthcare agency experience with an appreciation for good multi-channel creative work but especially strong on digital channels. Great communication and client relationship skills are important. With great plans for the future, there is scope for your development and personal growth as the agency continues to grow.   05 May 2017 17:05:26 +0000 Senior Account Manager Havas Lynx is a global communications group with over 250 employees; supported by the wider Havas network we deliver truly integrated campaigns based on robust local insight and as a group, and are proud to have been responsible for a series of industry firsts. We continually innovate on behalf of our clients across the healthcare sector and we are proud winners of prestigious awards for effectiveness and innovation. Much more important than the gongs, however, is the recognition that campaign activity originated and driven by our teams has a huge impact on the lives of hundreds of patients. We now have a unique opportunity for a  Senior Account Manager  to join our Central Manchester based team. This is a brilliant opportunity where you will drive business on a day to day basis with your team and over time look to increase your input into the strategic elements of the account along with a Client Services Director or Managing Partner. This is very much a hands on role – your ability to manage projects effectively and profitably will only aid you in delivery of a range of communications tactics utilising tools from across the marketing mix, with an emphasis on digital. We are a full service agency, so you'll work as part of a talented team to manage campaign activities and gain measurable results using which ever medium is most appropriate to our agreed objectives. You will be responsible for, with some input from a more senior team member, building relationships, understanding, testing and challenging client requests and directing production... 05 May 2017 17:05:03 +0000 Account Director HAVAS LYNX is a globally renowned, full service communications group with offices in Manchester, London and New York. We are passionate about our work within the healthcare and wellness sector, and love seeing our campaign activity enhancing people’s lives. Whether it be by helping patients to understand their treatment options, providing support to carers or helping Healthcare Professionals, or others in healthcare systems to make appropriate treatment decisions, our tireless efforts have created true change within the industry. Our sector is a challenging market place, but the potential for reward is unrivalled – that sense of genuinely making a difference is hugely motivating. Our Head Office is in the very centre of Manchester and due to the team’s impact and their subsequent success, we’re pleased to be seeking an experienced Account Director to join the team. This opportunity for an Account Director with experience of healthcare communications activity with clients working on a global basis is an exciting new challenge. We’re working internationally on brand positioning and creative, tactical roll out, and large scale conference activity and support in the development of materials for meetings with customers and KOLs for this franchise. This client is one of our very favourites – they challenge us to challenge them and we work in true partnership. They’re open to creativity and innovation and we’ve fostered an excellent relationship. As well as leading a team to deliver the currently assigned work, you’ll be... 05 May 2017 10:10:05 +0000 Email Designer Chester Our client is a growing business based on the outskirts of Chester with a sizeable design team. They are looking for an experienced Email Designer to join them to help them continue to provide creative design solutions to both their clients and for their own marketing campaigns. You will work across as email campaigns as well as web and app design projects, so you’ll need knowledge of best practice, usability, browsers and accessibility, especially when it comes to email design. You’ll need to be technically strong with HTML and CSS, able to clearly understand and interpret a client brief, and to oversee the development of concepts through to design. They’re looking for someone innovative with fresh ideas and energy to bring to their team, you should be keen to be up to date with the latest digital and design trends and technologies.   28 April 2017 22:10:03 +0000 Senior B2B PR Executive A successful (Liverpool-based) integrated comms. agency needs a senior PR executive to join its fast-growing team working on a range of B2B accounts. The work is varied and ranges from media relations campaigns to content marketing, and the position requires excellent copywriting skills, together with the proven ability to handle clients and develop positive relationships at every level. A commitment to the highest standards of service, a firm grasp of social media, and a creative, ideas-led approach are also essential for this role. And experience of integrated comms would be helpful. This is an immediate requirement and the agency in question is looking to attract like-minded individuals, who are driven and focused, and keen to develop their career in a dynamic but friendly environment.  If that's you, and you have at least 2/3 years’ experience, together with the potential to quickly progress to AM level, please get in touch ASAP. Call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV to 28 April 2017 22:10:35 +0000 B2B PR Account Manager Successful and growing integrated comms. agency needs a PR AM to join its highly effective team working on various accounts - professional services, tech., construction, property and public sector. The work is varied and ranges from national media relations campaigns to content marketing, and it requires excellent writing skills (across news, features and online content), together with the proven ability to handle clients and develop positive relationships at every level. Experience of integrated comms. and a commitment to the highest standards of service are 'must-have' requirements, and a creative, ideas-led approach is essential. The agency is extremely ambitious, and seeks to attract like-minded individuals, who are driven and focused, and keen to develop their careers in a dynamic but friendly and informal environment. You'll be working as part of a close-knit team, and will be given plenty of scope and opportunity. The agency is looking for only the most talented of individuals - someone who can make a real long-term contribution to its ongoing growth and success. If that's you, and you are an AM with a minimum 4 years’ agency experience, please get in touch ASAP. Call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV to 24 May 2017 15:03:08 +0000 PR and Marketing Manager Are you a fashion minded marketer who is looking for a new challenge? My client is a leading fashion company and they are looking for a talented Marketing and PR professional to come and join them on a permanent basis. Reporting into the Directors, you will be responsible for creating and implementing a marketing strategy and working to identify opportunity for brand enhancement.    This role will be taking on the management of the marketing of one of the brands, its public relations strategy and the delivery of PR and Social Media campaigns. This is a central role for the organisation and as such you will have complete ownership over developing and implementing a comprehensive marketing strategy, incorporating the use of social media to support campaigns.    The ideal candidate for this position will be individual who has a proven track record in a fashion environment. You will have at least 3 years experience managing marketing strategies and will be able to demonstrate examples of raising brands profiles.    This is a brilliant opportunity to step into an organisation where you will be able drive significant activity. The role comes with a generous salary and attractive benefits package.    Please apply now for immediate consideration!  24 May 2017 11:11:43 +0000 Senior Digital Client Services Manager. Our client is a leading digital agency based in Manchester. Following continued growth, we are looking for a Senior Client Services Manager to join their team.  We're looking for a consummate client services professional with a pedigree agency background, someone who is used to managing the client relationship and taking responsibility for it's growth and development.  As a key member of the client services team, you will work across a variety of digital campaigns - everything from design and build work and including search, content, social media and email marketing. You'll work closely with the creative, development and technical search teams and you'll need to have super communication skills to ensure all campaigns are delivered on time and in budget. You'll need to be proactive at coming up with innovative new campaigns for your clients and to always be one step ahead of them - aware of their needs and ways of increasing their ROI. The agency works on a variety of consumer and b2b clients. It's a lovely place to work, centrally located and a very sociable team. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 23 May 2017 15:03:31 +0000 Junior Creative Designer I am working with a highly established and creative full service agency based in Liverpool City Centre seeking a talented junior creative designer. Based in stunning offices by the waterfront, you will be an integral part of a small design team who are constantly striving to produce top-tier creative. You'll have the opportunity to work on international brands; crafting designs and concepts at the highest level. The role will be incredibly varied; working on a vast range of design mediums from Branding, Packaging and Exhibition design to Digital; web design (no build) and video production and presentations. Their design projects are respected for exceptional typography, illustrative devices and clean layouts throughout all of their work. Youll have the opportunity to liaise directly with the client and work on full branding campaigns with multiple brands small and large. This is an exceptional opportunity to work for an established agency who are passionate for exceptional design craft, you will be constantly learning and developing your skills whilst bringing your own craft and design flair to all of your work. Successful candidates will ideally have an agency background with ideally 1+ years commercial experience, have a vast range of design skills over print and web and also have a very personable character passionate to be part of a very friendly and driven design agency. They are reviewing applications asap, please get back in touch with your CV and Portfolio. 23 May 2017 13:01:39 +0000 Account Manager - retail agency in Manchester Our client is a very well established Manchester agency. Whilst they are essentially an integrated agency, they have a strong emphasis on promotional marketing and SP with a strong digital offering too. Following continued growth, they are seeking an Account Manager to join the team. We're looking ideally for an Account Manager with a minimum of 3 years agency experience and who is commercially focused and entrepreneurial in spirit. You'll work across acquisition and retention campaigns which are mostly below the line and we'll be looking for a mix of digital and offline skills. You will take responsibility for your client on a day to day basis so strong communication skills are essential, together with good attention to detail and an ability to multi-task and spin lots of plates simultaneously. You should have managed a small team and be able to motivate and lead an ambitious group of individuals. The agency has an impressive roster of clients, is very sociable and has a work hard, play hard attitude. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP.