The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 20 October 2017 10:10:10 +0000 Account Manager/SAM http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/169550/Account%2520Manager%2FSAM.html This successful TTL agency is looking to boost its client services team with the appointment of an additional account manager/SAM to help manage their increasing workload. Working in a fast-moving environment, to tight deadlines, your main responsibility will be client liaison and managing projects through to completion, ensuring that both client needs and agency standards are achieved, and also that work is completed on time, to budget and in line with agreed objectives. Suitable candidates for this role will have a good all-round knowledge (particularly digital and eCRM), 4+ years' experience in a marketing agency, and strong organisation, co-ordination and communication skills, together with a keen eye for detail and the ability to develop strong relationships at all levels - both internally and externally. A good level of strategic and commercial awareness, and a passion for creativity, are also essential. This is a great opportunity to develop your career in a fast-growing agency with much to offer – including high level exposure to quality clients, a supportive environment and plenty of opportunities for career progression. To find out more, call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV to advertising.resources@btopenworld.com 19 October 2017 14:02:30 +0000 Junior Motion Graphics Designer / Video Editor http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/169461/Junior%2520Motion%2520Graphics%2520Designer%2520%2F%2520Video%2520Editor.html We’re working with a great full service agency in South Manchester looking for a Junior Motion Graphics Designer & Video Editor. Ideally you’ll have around 1 years’ experience in a similar role, but we’ll consider outstanding candidates with less. You should have technical skills including Adobe Premier, After Effects, and any experience of Cinema 4D would be beneficial. You should have a strong interest in film and animation, and a desire to get involved in the ideas generation process alongside senior Creatives, as well as involvement in storyboarding, shoots and post-production. You’ll need an outgoing and confident personality, with a drive to impress and win awards!     19 October 2017 14:02:45 +0000 Video Editor http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/169460/Video%2520Editor.html We’re working with an exciting and youthful owner of several social brands with millions of followers! They’re looking to bring their Video Production in-house and need a talented Video Editor / Designer to join them. There is real possibilities that in a short space of time you’ll be managing and growing your own Video team so this is a great opportunity if you are ambitious! It will be a fast paced role, most Video projects will be short clips and snippets for Social channels, so you’ll need to be comfortable and experienced at working quickly under pressure to quick turnarounds, as they need their Video content to be relevant. We’re looking for someone with at least 12 months commercial experience in a video role, ideally with experience working on Video projects for Social channels and fast turnarounds. Ideally you’ll have some interest in sports, and enjoy working in a lively team with a great buzz in the office, where everyone lives and breathes their brands.   16 October 2017 14:02:40 +0000 Senior Client Executive - Manchester & Liverpool - 2 separate roles http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/169084/Senior%2520Client%2520Executive%2520-%2520Manchester%2520%2520%26%2520Liverpool.html  Our client is a leading Shopper Marketing & Retail agency with offices in both Liverpool and Manchester. Following continued growth, they are seeking two Senior Client Executives to join each office.   The profile that we're seeking is an Account Executive with a minimum of 18 months agency experience or an established Senior Account Executive who has a pedigree agency background. You'll know your way around a creative brief and will be able to work through the line - everything from TV and Radio through to in-store, POS and experiential. You will work on major retail brands and a number of top FMCG brands too.  Each role represents a terrific opportunity for a commercially minded AE or SAE and someone who loves retail, shopping and branding.  You'll work with some of the most creative people in the region and will be well trained with plenty of opportunity for promotion and development. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 16 October 2017 09:09:13 +0000 Account Director - independent agency in Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/168993/Account%2520Director%2520-%2520independent%2520agency%2520in.html Our client is a leading integrated agency based in Manchester who specialise in B2B marketing communications for blue chip clients.  Following a great 2017, they are looking to strengthen the team with the recruitment of an Account Director.  We are seeking a candidate who is an established Account Director and who will quickly progress to the Group Account Director level. You will lead and develop several of the agency's key accounts and be as capable of developing strategy as you are delivering it. The agency requires you to be hands on in the day to day running accounts. The agency has been established over 8 years and continues to grow year on year. It is a vibrant and buzzy agency and campaigns are fully integrated ranging from trade advertising to digital and DM. If you think this sounds like you, please get in touch with Fiona Christian ASAP as our client is looking to interview very soon. 12 October 2017 16:04:19 +0000 Senior SEO Account Manager - top agency in Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/168802/Senior%2520SEO%2520Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520top%2520agency%2520in.html Our client is a well established digital media agency based in Manchester city centre. Due to a number of new client wins, they are seeking a Senior SEO Manager to join the team.  It goes without saying that you will have a pedigree agency background and you will enjoy managing client relationships.  At this level, we're looking for someone who has a good grounding in managing day to day SEO campaigns and in the analysis and reporting of activity. However, at the Senior SEO Manager level, we also require some line management experience and you will enjoy leading by example. We are also looking for a decent level of strategy and planning experience. You will be able to advise clients from a strategic perspective and to grow accounts organically.  Whilst you will be an SEO Specialist, you will have strong all-round knowledge of PPC, Display, Affiliates and Social and you will work collaboratively with other teams in the agency. The agency has a global presence and some big name and blue chip clients. They take career progression very seriously and it's a very sociable team too.  To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 11 October 2017 10:10:50 +0000 Conceptual Copywriter http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/168686/Conceptual%2520Copywriter.html A rare opportunity in one of the best agencies around… You’ll be working - as part of a top team - on high-profile accounts and across all channels (including TV), and must be a ‘blue-skies’ thinker, but one who combines creative ideas with strong execution and a fresh, original approach to EVERY brief – not just the glamour jobs.   You’re (most) likely to be an ambitious mid-weight writer. Someone with a bit of a track record and something still to prove. But with the *already-proven* ability to deliver, against the highest expectations - first time, every time!  This agency only/really wants to hear from the very best. If that’s you - and you have a book that proves it - get in touch with Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV, with URL/samples, to advertising.resources@btopenworld.com 11 October 2017 09:09:43 +0000 Mid-senior Artworker http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/168654/Mid-senior%2520Artworker.html If you’re an artworker who’s committed to the highest standards and has real design appreciation, read on… A fast-growing, award-winning Manchester agency requires a mid-weight/senior artworker to further strengthen their already impressive team! Working closely with a creative team of designers and delivering artwork to spec, you should be able to take initial designs and concepts through to finished artwork, and must have excellent proofing skills, a detailed knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite and the ability to work effectively under pressure, within exacting deadlines, and without loss of quality!  If you’re a talented team player, ready to join a fast-growing studio, this is too good an opportunity to overlook! So get in touch ASAP! Call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV to advertising.resources@btopenworld.com 11 October 2017 09:09:00 +0000 Mid-weight Designer/Art Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/168653/Mid-weight%2520Designer%2FArt%2520Director.html A successful integrated agency is looking for a mid-weight designer/art director to join their creative team working on a wide range of TTL campaigns. Someone who's equally happy working on design or advertising briefs. If that's you, read on... Working closely with other team members, directors and clients, your main responsibility will be the origination and development of creative and design concepts (on the mac, or with markers and layout pad), and art direction of others, in order to ensure that projects are completed on time, and to the required standard. You’ll be a high-powered, conceptually-biased creative, with strong design skills, who's equally at home working online and offline (print, websites, landing pages, social media, email campaigns, etc.), and you must have excellent communication and project/time management skills, together with the the ability to think commercially and strategically. A high level of proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign is essential, and any additional skills (video editing, motion graphics, UX/UI design & information architecture) would be welcome, but are NOT essential. This is an outstanding opportunity for a talented, multi-skilled creative to join a top agency at an exciting stage in its development. Call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV/samples to advertising.resources@btopenworld.com   09 October 2017 15:03:37 +0000 UI/UX Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/168336/UI%2FUX%2520Designer.html We’re looking for a Digital/UX Designer for a growing digital business based in North Manchester. They’re looking for a talented Designer with at least 1 years’ experience in a Digital Design role, ideally with some experience of UI and UX. You’ll work for large brands on complex design projects where you’ll need to craft strong digital experiences that work for a brand’s target audience and ensure a strong user experience.   09 October 2017 11:11:36 +0000 Digital Marketing Manager - professional services, Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/168334/Digital%2520Marketing%2520Manager%2520-%2520professional%2520services%2C.html Our client is a well established professional services firm based in Manchester. We are currently looking for a Digital Marketing Manager to join their marketing team.  To be considered for this role, you must have a minimum of 3 years digital marketing experience with a strong bias towards SEO.  As Digital Marketing Manager, you will project manage the development of web and microsites so we are looking for an individual who can work with design/development staff.  We're looking for someone who is used to developing content and managing the planning and implementation of mainly SEO campaigns but with strong awareness of PPC too.  You will be an all-rounder, someone who can pick things up quickly and who is able to manage multiple stakeholders.  It's a very hands-on role and would potentially suit someone who is currently working agency-side and who would like to work in-house.  It's an organisation with regular hours and they look after their employees.  To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP.  09 October 2017 10:10:22 +0000 Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/168330/Account%2520Director.html An account director with a background in shopper marketing/brand activation is required by one of the region’s most talked-about agencies… An account director with strategic and tactical know-how, an affinity with brands and creativity, and the ability to manage a team and develop successful, lasting and profitable relationships with key clients. And a track record that proves it. This is a terrific opportunity to join a dynamic, fast-growing agency at an exciting stage in its development and make a decisive contribution to its continued growth, directing – and developing - one of its most prestigious accounts. To find out more, call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV to advertising.resources@btopenworld.com 09 October 2017 10:10:15 +0000 Account Manager/SAM (Customer Advocacy) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/168329/Account%2520Manager%2FSAM%2520%28Customer%2520Advocacy%29.html Peer endorsement continues to grow in importance as an influencer of purchasing decisions, and this agency, which is part of a bigger group, is right at the forefront of the burgeoning advocacy market. Due to continued growth, they now require an additional customer reference specialist (SAM) to join their busy team offering a wide-ranging, high-quality, content-driven service to blue-chip companies across the globe. The format varies – everything from PDF to video, hybrid, web-text, infographic and white paper – but the emphasis is on high-quality testimonials and support materials, and the objective is to effectively service diverse needs in an informative, professional, cost-efficient and timely manner, helping clients to win more business, and in so doing, further establish the agency as market leaders in this specialist area. Specific responsibilities will include: - case study creation - sales and marketing reference - help-desk support - customer reference database management - customer reference programme consultancy - incentive and reward programmes - e-newsletters and other comms A marketing/PR agency background Peer endorsement continues to grow in importance as an influencer of purchasing decisions, and this agency, which is part of a bigger group, is right at the forefront of the burgeoning advocacy market. Due to continued growth, they now require an additional customer reference specialist (SAM) to join their busy team offering a wide-ranging, high-quality, content-driven service to blue-chip companies across the globe. The... 09 October 2017 10:10:29 +0000 PR Account Executive (Junior) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/168328/PR%2520Account%2520Executive%2520%28Junior%29.html A 1st-class opportunity for a recent grad. with a relevant degree, or an existing AE with some experience and the ability to fast-track to AM level… One of Liverpool’s up-and-coming agencies is looking for an up-and-coming PR professional to join its busy team, working across well-known trade and consumer accounts. The work is varied, ranging from media relations campaigns to content marketing, and the position requires excellent writing and communication skills, a confident manner, the ability and willingness to take ownership and responsibility, and a high level of ambition. This is an immediate requirement and the agency in question is looking to attract like-minded individuals, who are positive, driven and focused, quick to learn, and keen to develop their career in a dynamic but friendly environment. If that's you, and you tick all the boxes, please get in touch ASAP. Call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV to advertising.resources@btopenworld.com 28 September 2017 15:03:29 +0000 Midweight Copywriter http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/167935/Midweight%2520Copywriter.html Manchester A fantastic opportunity has come about for a conceptual Midweight Copywriter 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 an Art Director. 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 content writer, we’re looking for big ideas!   22 September 2017 07:07:11 +0000 Account Manager - communications & digital http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/167800/Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520communications%2520%26%2520digital.html  Our client is a top London creative agency who have an implant team based with a leading blue chip firm in Manchester. The team is 20 strong in Manchester and they sit alongside the client's marketing communications team.  Due to increased growth, we are looking for an Account Manager to join the team. We're seeking an Account Manager who has a minimum of 3 years agency experience and who has a good mix of marketing communications based campaigns under their belt. You'll work across everything from design & branding and advertising through to brochure development, website and content management and new product launches.  You will be an all-rounder who has excellent organisational ability and is used to multi-tasking whilst retaining excellent attention to detail.  The client sector is professional services and includes both consumer and b2b campaigns.  It's a great opportunity to stay agency side whilst experiencing life in-house.   This is a great team, there are plenty of opportunities for promotion and the working hours and life balance are excellent too. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 19 September 2017 15:03:50 +0000 Account Director - top FMCG agency in Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/167606/Account%2520Director%2520-%2520top%2520FMCG%2520agency%2520in%2520Manchester.html Our client needs little introduction as a leading light in the North West agency scene - they are proof that you don't need to go to London to work with the top agencies. Due to continued growth, they are seeking an Account Director to join their team. A proven track record within integrated/creative agencies is required and as Account Director you will lead and develop a team working for an exciting mix of FMCG clients . At the Account Director level it is essential that you are able to take responsibility for growing and retaining existing accounts. You will also be required to provide marketing consultancy to senior level marketing professionals to provide them with effective creative solutions to their marketing objectives. We're looking for a strong all-rounder, someone who has an excellent knowledge of strategic brand management but who is also strong on delivery and who can work on everything from traditional advertising and SP campaigns but also has a lot of digital exposure too. We're looking for an Account Director who can demonstrate that they can grow and develop clients, contribute to new biz and to manage a small team. This agency regularly wins awards and has a great track record. One of the longest established agencies in the North. To have a chat in more detail, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 12 September 2017 09:09:05 +0000 Digital Project Manager - immediate start, temp to perm. 6m initially. Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/167040/Digital%2520Project%2520Manager%2520-%2520immediate%2520start%2C%2520temp%2520to.html  Our client is a leading creative agency based just outside Manchester city centre. Following continued growth of their digital team, they are seeking a Digital Project Manager to join the team. This role is immediately available and for an initial 6 month contract - likely to then be made permanent. To be considered for this role, we're looking for an established Digital Project Manager with a minimum of 3 years agency experience. You will be accomplished in all areas of project delivery from the creation of wireframes, developing requirements and scoping through to testing and launch.  As Digital Project Manager you will be client facing and we are looking for someone with excellent communication skills. You will work closely with the team of Designers and Developers and we are looking for an individual with strong multi-tasking and organisation skills too. The agency work with some top blue chip clients on a wide range of web and mobile development campaigns and it is a very creative environment.  It would suit a Digital Project Manager who is keen to work on a wide variety of digital campaigns - it's not an agency where it's full on large budget technical design and build projects - more a real variety (does include design and build) but also email, content, social, etc.  If you're passionate about all things digital with a proven track record in digital project management gained in a digital agency environment, please get in touch with Fiona Christian ASAP. 11 September 2017 08:08:27 +0000 Events Client Services Director - top Manchester agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/166986/Events%2520Client%2520Services%2520Director%2520-%2520top%2520Manchester.html Our client is a boutique events agency based in Manchester.  We’re currently looking for a Client Services Director to join the team. To be considered for this role, we’re looking for a pedigree Events background – someone who has a track record working in creative events agencies and who has worked on both traditional events together with experiential too.  We’re looking for a Client Services Director who has team leadership experience. You will run a small team and we’re looking for someone who will lead by example.  As Client Services Director, you will report directly to the board and we are looking for someone who is commercially strong and who has P&L experience.  You should be strategically sound and be very credible working with senior client decision makers.  You will have sound brand planning and communication skills and be able to develop innovative and creative campaigns for clients that span a range of sectors.  The client is interviewing now so if you’d like to find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP.  23 August 2017 11:11:25 +0000 Client Account Manager - retail agency in Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/165949/Client%2520Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520retail%2520agency%2520in.html Our client is a leading retail agency based in Manchester.  Working with a number of key retail brands, they deliver creative & innovative Through the Line campaigns.  We're looking for a well established Account Manager with 3-5 years agency experience. You must have good integrated campaign management experience - from advertising through to direct response & digital and we're also looking for someone who has some people management experience as you will be responsible for developing and mentoring Account Executives.  The agency is growing rapidly and there are plenty of career development opportunities here. You must be commercially oriented, credible working with senior in-house marketing decision makers and have superb communication skills.  As with all client servicing roles, you should be extremely organised with strong attention to detail and be able to juggle several projects simultaneously.    It is a very sociable working environment, terrific client brands and an agency where success is rewarded.   Everyone who works here is commercially driven and entrepreneurially minded - it makes for a very exciting work environment! To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 20 October 2017 12:12:56 +0000 Motion Designer / Video Editor http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/169553/Motion%2520Designer%2520%2F%2520Video%2520Editor.html A newly formed in-house creative agency has been created in Manchester. Working within a global retailer, this company have effectively decided to bring all of the design work in-house, creating a real opportunity for the business to transform their range of emerging brands into household names through insightful creative thinking and execution. The creative team will be able to impact every creative touch point from designing a logo for a new brand/product to creating a beautifully presented brochure and taking the idea through to packaging, website and app. This role will play a key and influential position within this expanding creative department. You will be at the heart of transforming these brands through the creation of the highest quality creative content and brand messages through video. You'll be at the heart of product launching, advertising ideas across a wide range of categories ranging from sports equipment, beauty products, kitchen, DIY tools and various other products within a household. Based in Manchester city centre, the company are growing fast, having already achieved multi-million pound turnover as well as won various awards to support these achievements. They have over multiple brands across various different sectors of retail. You will be a key part in transforming these brands into household names. You will need to have the following traits and experience - - Adobe Premiere, After Effects and preferably Audition - Experience and knowledge of video and audio techniques. Edit raw footage with the goal of creating well-paced, engaging... 19 October 2017 16:04:59 +0000 Senior Digital Strategist, digital agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/169464/Senior%2520Digital%2520Strategist%2C%2520digital%2520agency.html Senior Digital Strategist,   Multi award winning digital agency, Manchester City Centre Forward Role are proud to be working exclusively with an award -winning digital agency in Manchester city centre who are looking for a Senior Digital Strategist/ Analyst to join their team. They have huge growth plans over the next few months & impressive global clients. Plus, you'll join an exceptional team! This agency has recently won a number of huge clients with instantly recognisable brands across gaming, leisure and sports to name a few, and they are now looking for a Senior Digital Strategist to join their growing digital marketing team. Working closely with the Head of Search and Head of Marketing you will be responsible for analysing the performance of clients digital campaigns, across paid search, organic search, UX and social media. The agency focuses on creative design and development projects therefore you will be working with internal teams and client's direct to ensure that projects are fully integrated. Its a great opportunity to really contribute to the growth of the digital marketing team.  As Senior Digital Strategist you will work with channel specialists within the agency to coordinate strategy, analyse data and keep track of results, feeding back to the wider team and re-evaluating when necessary. Your role will be focussed on driving web performance and ensuring clients campaigns are hitting their KPI's whilst looking at new ways for innovative. Requirements: - A good understanding of Google Analytics, Facebook Insights and Google... 19 October 2017 16:04:45 +0000 Digital Account Director, full service agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/169463/Digital%2520Account%2520Director%2C%2520full%2520service%2520agency.html Digital Account Director - Full Service Marketing agency, Manchester City Centre Forward Role as proud to be working once again with an award winning full-service agency based in the heart of Manchester. Offering a brilliant creative office environment and overseas social events this marketing agency in Manchester is a great place to work. After several recent client wins they are looking for an experienced Digital Account Director to join the team, taking responsibility for the management of a number of high profile consumer clients. As Digital Account Director you will need to thrive whilst being part of a team that is creating & building something. As part of the role you will be comfortable across the full digital media landscape including content & campaign delivery, web, search, paid media and performance.  You will be responsible for devising effective digital marketing strategies that will deliver a tangible return for clients, and presenting ideas back to the wider team. We are looking for an experienced Digital Account Director, or Senior Account Manager looking for the next step, who has experience of managing key accounts. A passion for digital and the opportunities it can present to clients is essential, as is the ability to lead and inspire others. The commercial awareness to spot opportunities and deliver effective pitches for work is also a pre requisite.  In return the agency offers a competitive salary and benefits, a seriously impressive office space complete with on-site bar and regular socials which have included numerous... 19 October 2017 16:04:43 +0000 Account Director, Marketing Agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/169462/Account%2520Director%2C%2520Marketing%2520Agency.html Account Director - Marketing Agency  Manchester City Centre £40 - 47K Offering a great work environment, exciting clients from a range of sectors and overseas social events, this rapidly expanding Marketing Agency in Manchester is a great place to work. After several recent client wins they are looking for an experienced Account Director to join the team, taking responsibility for a small team. The Account Director will take responsibility for several clients ensuring the agency retains its relationship and standing with them. You will be responsible for devising effective marketing strategies that will deliver a tangible return for clients, and presenting ideas back to them. The role will oversee a team of Account Managers and Project Managers and will be responsible for ensuring all campaigns and projects are delivered on time, within budget and to a high standard. This will include ATL, print, web projects, email marketing campaigns, social media, and online advertising. We are looking for an experienced Account Director, or Senior Account Manager looking for the next step, who has experience of managing key accounts. A passion for multi channel marketing and the opportunities it can present to clients is essential, as is the ability to lead and inspire others. The commercial awareness to spot opportunities and deliver effective pitches for work is also a pre-requisite. In return the agency are offering a competitive salary and benefits, a great work environment and regular socials which have included numerous trips to Europe in recent years.... 19 October 2017 14:02:39 +0000 Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/169459/Account%2520Director.html Following a period of business growth, an award winning PR Agency based in central Manchesters Northern Quarter have a fantastic opportunity for an Account Director to join their outstanding team and work across B2B and Consumer Accounts. The team offers a wide range of PR services to clients within the travel, personal finance, construction and tech sectors. The role will give you the opportunity to manage a small team, including mentoring juniors and managing their workloads and deadlines. You'll be responsible for PR and social media for a range of big name brands. It will give you chance to be responsible for the successful running of assigned accounts with regular client interaction. You'll be contributing to campaign strategies, writing press releases, copy and award entries. You'll also have the opportunity to be actively participating in business development. For the role they are looking for someone with proven writing skills who has a solid understanding of B2B and consumer accounts with proven results. You'll need to have digital experience including social media and analysis and solid media relations. Experience of campaign planning, reporting and budgeting will be essential. If you think you have the right amount of experience for this exciting role, I'd love to hear from you. Account Director from 40,000