The Drum Jobs 31 October 2014 12:12:13 +0000 Senior Account Manager Senior Account Manager Manchester To c£35k This highly innovative integrated agency are winning business thick and fast and as a result need a number of very talented account handlers.  They definitely have a requirement at Senior Account Manager level and you could either be an AM ready to progress or a SAM feeling a little frustrated in your current role.  They work on very interesting projects both on and offline but exposure to or experience of digital campaigns is really needed.  They have a great team culture and offer exceptional career opportunities and training.  If you would like to discuss in more detail please call Julie Ollerton for information, she’s always at her desk from 12-2pm to answer queries.  30 October 2014 15:03:23 +0000 Digital Designer Creative agency based in Manchester are looking to recruit a Digital Designer for their team. You will need previous digital agency experience, along with a good understanding of UI & UX and brand awareness. Essential skills include Photoshop and Illustrator together with a good understanding of HTML5 and CSS3. Your role will be to translate strategies & requirements into concepts, designs and user experiences. You will need to posses a conceptually strong & strategically minded flair for all things digital & interactive. Excellent communication skills are essential, along with an eye for typography, high-quality design and an ability to work across multiple projects simultaneously. 30 October 2014 13:01:11 +0000 Junior Mid Designer Junior –Mid Designer £20-25k, Manchester   This growing agency needs an additional designer to work on a range of digital brand projects.  You’ll work across the entire design process on a project including design strategy, concepts, production, and final delivery both for their clients and the agency’s own brand. They need someone who can create simple, intuitive and beautiful final designs and user experiences. You will be an integral part of the design department working closely with the Creative Director and other team members from design, UX, development & strategy to successfully deliver projects. They need you to have digital design experience in an agency setting, with good brand awareness and UI/UX understanding (they’ll develop this with you).  You should have excellent Photoshop and Illustrator skills. 29 October 2014 09:09:10 +0000 New Business Executive Great opportunity to join this full service agency based in Cheshire, who are looking for a new business person to help them attract new clients this is a great opportunity get in touch asap for more details. 29 October 2014 08:08:01 +0000 Business Developer/Account Manager We’re looking for a driven and effective Business Developer/Account Manager to take You will be in charge of driving new business from a database of UK and international advertising and media agencies as well as developing and successfully selling our services to new and existing client bases. Although an existing database will be supplied, candidates with their own book of contacts within advertising or brands will be considered favourably. A good knowledge of the advertising and animation industry is preferred but not essential and a strong interest in animation, visual effects, film making and digital technology would also be advantageous. You will be a public face of an exciting, progressive and creative company, representing the company’s public profile in a friendly and dynamic manner. Given the breadth of our client base, you are expected to be able to sell confidently in the creative environments in which we work. You will work directly with the managing director on the growth, development and maintenance of the company’s client base; developing the core proposition of the company, its PR requirements and attending relevant events. Your responsibility ranges from identifying the likely selling points of a project, ascertain the potential of properties, create new revenue streams while expanding the market of existing properties through innovative marketing strategies, tapping into the expertise or tie-up with business partner(s) or exploitation of the changing trends, etc, while developing strategic plans and sales strategies... 27 October 2014 13:01:14 +0000 Mid-Senior Designer Mid-Senior Designer Manchester £30-40k This is a long established Manchester agency currently expanding into new areas and with a great plan for the future.  Their award winning CD is inspirational and focused on a high quality of creative work, and would like to add an experienced conceptual Designer to the team.  Age and experience matter little, as long as you are comfortable taking a project from concept stage through to completion.  They need someone conceptually strong, who doesn’t play it safe and loves a creative challenge.  You should have a real passion for branding and design, and love nothing better than starting a project from a blank page and producing something fresh and inspiring that meets a client’s brief.  This is an agency on the up and a great opportunity for a talented and passionate creative. 24 October 2014 14:02:09 +0000 Studio Manager Studio Manager Manchester £30k   Cirty Centre integrated agency need a Studio Manager to ensure the delivery of all aspects of a range of digital and print projects.  They work with great B2C and B2B clients, producing excellent creative across Digital, Print, Advertising and Video.  Your responsibilities will range from quoting and billing, through to trafficking and project management, managing a whole host of internal and external resource along the way. You’ll need experience managing integrated campaigns and be proactive and fast-paced.  The role would suit an experience production or studio professional. 24 October 2014 12:12:30 +0000 Recruitment Consultant Become Part of the Manchester Team!   We are a specialist recruitment agency based in Manchester’s city centre and we’re looking to recruit a new Recruitment Consultant to join our expanding team!   Here’s a little bit more information about ourselves... Become is a highly successful recruitment agency specialising in the creative, digital & marketing industries. Celebrating 17 years in the business, we are a renowned market leader operating in London, Manchester, Sydney, Melbourne and Hong Kong. Our offices deal with permanent, contract and freelance business for a variety of agencies & companies. We are currently looking for a Recruitment Consultant to join our team here in our Manchester office. We’re based in the heart of Manchester, in some lovely offices and very close to all transport links. Ideally you will have some recruitment or sales experience and an interest/passion in the creative field eg: Graphic Design graduate, Art & Design Degree, photography background, fashion related, media etc - we’re open to ideas and applicants, so drop us a line! This is a real people person role, so you will need excellent communication skills, be able to meet & talk with clients & candidates both face to face, on the phone and via email. You will also need superb organisational skills and be able to co-ordinate the recruitment process from initial client brief through to the final placement of the candidate. This position pays a competitive basic salary, along with monthly commission and quarterly bonuses.... 20 October 2014 10:10:11 +0000 New Business Manager This is a brilliant chance to join this thiving agency based in Cheshire, this agency have big plans to be the best agency in the Northwest and are looking for a new business manager to join their team, this is a key role within the agency so if you would like more information get in touch asap 20 October 2014 10:10:57 +0000 Search & Media Executive Search and Media Executive – Manchester – £18 – £22K Dream big and dare to fail. – Norman Vaughan Fantastic role for a super ambitious Digitally Savvy exec that is looking to work at one of the North‘s most revered Digital agencies. Someone who has experience in digital media, search (SEO & PPC) is what they are looking for and you would be part of a wider team whose remit is to deliver quality content on behalf of its clients! The Role would require: – Supporting the Search and Media team in the implementation of search strategies. – PPC campaign set–up and management, strategy, optimisation and reporting – Keyword, competitor and market research. – Content and on–page SEO recommendations. – Link building and outreach strategies. – Client strategy support. – Acting as a regular point of contact for clients in order to develop and maintain a close and productive relationship, acting with integrity at all times. – Preparing background information for briefs/pitches/presentations as required. – Demonstrating a good understanding of the agency credentials, and the roles and responsibilities of Search – as well as the other teams – within the agency. If this sounds like a bit of you then please apply today! Please email your CV to David Walsh or call on 0161 638 0896 for a confidential discussion about the position. Connect on Linkedin: David Walsh Network Marketing specialises in Marketing, Digital and... 20 October 2014 10:10:02 +0000 PR Senior Account Manager PR Senior Account Manager – £28 – £36K – Manchester "Everything you do or say is public relations." – Unknown Join this amazing Manchester based integrated agency working across some of the worlds travel, retail and consumer brands! From travel, food & drink, retail & Technology, they help high–growth companies build awareness, grow their business, expand into new markets and become market leaders through a full suite of public relations, digital content and social media services. The agency is looking for a Senior Account Manager, with strong B2C and B2B experience, excellent media relations in the travel and leisure arena and second to none strategic ability to join their awesome team. The agency has a brilliant reputation as a well established forwarded thinking agency with a strong history of intelligent, engaging and professional PR campaigns. You will be an experienced AM ready to step up or already be operating at an SAM level. You will be someone with a strong B2C and B2B experience and contacts looking to work with some highbrow clients. You will be switched on, competent, with excellent writing skills and attention to detail. This is a client that is not tainted by the big agency thinking. The right candidate will need to think like a start up... like their clients. For the right person, a fantastic career opportunity awaits! Work with some of the most exciting businesses in the world, in a very supportive and tight team. They all chip in to ensure every one shines!! LOCAL MEDIA CONTACTS &... 17 October 2014 16:04:17 +0000 Account Director HAVAS LYNX is a global communications group - with 250 employees and supported by the wider Havas network, we deliver truly global campaigns based on robust local insight. We work within the healthcare and wellness sector, so our campaign activity sees us help Patients to understand their treatment options, it helps to provide support to Carers, and it helps Healthcare Professionals, and others in healthcare systems to make appropriate treatment decisions. 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 centre of Manchester, and it is in this office that we have an opportunity for an experienced Account Director to join us. This role will see you work with clients across the Pharmaceutical sector, although prior experience in this industry isn’t essential – what’s important is that you can draw on your previous Agency experience in order to lead a team to deliver results and exceptional service levels to your clients. This role will combine strategy development and tactical delivery; we have a culture of being hands on and taking ownership and responsibility as part of a team. We are looking for a skilled relationship developer who appreciates that the key to achieving long term success with an account; is the consistently strong delivery of a wide range of activities. Therefore, we will ask you to work with clients on the development of overarching strategic goals and objectives, to set measurable KPIs and then... 17 October 2014 14:02:06 +0000 Digital & Graphic Designer Thriving online e-commerce organisation based in North Manchester requires an Online Marketing Executive who can design for print too. You will need excellent attention to detail and a great eye for design in order to produce a variety of projects such as online banners, email campaigns and designs for print. Essential skills include HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript/jQuery, cross browser compatiability, Photoshop and Illustrator. You will need to be able to code from scratch and have strong analytical skills. It would be beneficial if you had an understanding of the fundamentals of all digital marketing such as PPC, SEO and social media. It would be an advantageous if you’ve worked with an Email Service Provider such as DotMailer in creating and sending emails. This should also include analysis of data such as spam scores, open rates, hard & soft bounces etc, in order to effect changes and improve ROI. Other beneficial skills include responsive design, Google analytics, web page testing, familiarity with CMS, databases, Google Webmaster Tools and other web technologies. This is a fantastic opportunity to join an established company which has a great reputation with its customers. You will also be entitled to a superb range of benefits & a company bonus! 16 October 2014 13:01:38 +0000 Web Designer Successful organisation based in West Lancashire is looking for a Web Designer to join their online team. This position would suit someone who can produce creative designs for digital projects as well as coding & building scheduled emailers in HTML. Projects will include websites, homepages, landing pages, affiliate banners and email campaigns. It would be beneficial, but not essential, if you had any of the following skills too - JavaScript, SilverPop ESP and video editing skills. 15 October 2014 12:12:39 +0000 Senior Account Executive Calling all Senior Account Executives! Amazing opportunity to join a brilliant Greater Manchester based team and support on very well-known client. Due to a continual increase in work load - based on the great job the team are doing they’re looking for an experienced Account Executive to join the team and support across a mixture of activity. Offering an integrated approach the role will covering all aspects of offline marketing including direct mail campaigns, brochure creation and internal communication documents. There will also be a heavy emphasis on digital too so you’ll be involved in website content, email campaigns an social media so there is plenty to get your teeth into. The team have established an impressive reputation so when it comes to recruiting they set the bar high! They need an experienced account handler who is confident working in a busy deadline focused environment whilst juggling multiple projects. You’ll need to hit the ground running, pick up campaigns confidently and manage work through the studio seamlessly. It’s a brilliant opportunity for anyone with a good base of experience that’s ready to take the next step in their agency career. They need to get someone on board ASAP so if you’re interested don’t delay, get your CV over today! 15 October 2014 12:12:53 +0000 Account Executive This highly regarded Marketing Agency continues to deliver outstanding work to an amazing portfolio of brands. And now an exciting opportunity has arisen for an Account Executive to join the Manchester based team. As an Account Executive and marketer you will be responsible for supporting more senior members of the team as well as relishing the challenges of managing multiple campaigns for a variety of accounts. Renowned for their strategic brand thinking, we’ll need to be convinced that you understand all forms of marketing, POS, Direct Mail campaigns and shopper marketing. Along with your marketing knowledge you’ll need to be a confident communicator, commercially aware and proactive. In return, you’ll be working with an outstanding team, who are all passionate about what they do. It is a very exciting time to join an agency which prides itself on being commercial focused with a refreshingly creative approach. If this sounds like the role you’ve been looking for send your CV today!   14 October 2014 17:05:55 +0000 Account Director Fabulous opportunity to join one of Greater Manchester’s most impressive Advertising agencies. The team is expanding and due to client demand they need to recruit a talented Account Director to work on one of the agency’s most prestigious clients. To be considered you will need extensive experience in above the line advertising - in particular with TV. You will be managing multiple broadcasting projects at any one time, sometimes numerous projects in any one week! You will of course be supported by a highly capable and very friendly team made up of talented individuals from Account Executive to Senior Account Manager level. As a key cog in the machine you’ll be the go to person for the client and team. You’ll liaise regularly with the client, discussing strategy for new and existing campaigns. You’ll be a pool of knowledge for them offering advice and information on industry guidelines and restrictions, with no question too small to answer. With all of this going on you’ll be cool calm and collected under pressure, juggling multiple responsibilities at any one time and all with a smile on your face. This is an exceptional opportunity to join an award winning agency on an amazing account. Send your CV today to find out more! 14 October 2014 14:02:39 +0000 Midweight Developer Midweight Developer Arguably, the most dynamic and innovative Digital agency in the North is actively looking for Developers to join their established Web Development team. This agency are relatively unheard of, but with an phenomenal client base spanning lifestyle, retail and entertainment brands and a highly talented team of experts in digital and design, they are definitely one to consider if you’re looking for a new challenge. We are looking for someone with: ·         Strong experience with HTML5, CSS3, JS, PHP and Javascript ·         Commercial experience as a Developer, preferably within an agency ·         Coding using OO and MVC principles ·         Experience across development of website, mobile and apps. ·         Strong communication skills and ability to work well in a fast-pace environment If you are looking to work in a progressive and exciting environment, where you will be working on brands in really interesting sectors, apply now to hear more about this opportunity. 14 October 2014 14:02:26 +0000 Account Manager / Senior Account Executive Account Manager / Senior Account Executive: South Manchester 20 - 25K We are looking for an Account Manager / Senior Account Executive to join one of South Manchester's leading integrated agencies. The agency have grown rapidly as a result of their ability to create innovative campaigns that deliver genuine results for their clients, and they can offer excellent progression prospects. The Account Manager / Senior Account Executive will be responsible for: - Liaising with the client to fully understand their requirements and assisting with the development of briefs. - Working on campaigns which will include TV commercials, Print Advertising and Digital Marketing to ensure work is delivered on time within budget. - Briefing the internal teams to ensure they fully understand the requirementquirment. - Various ad hoc duties to project manage the campaigns. The Account Manager / Senior Account Executive must have previous experience within an integrated agency - experience of working with Retail / Travel clients would be an advantage but is not essential. Excellent client facing skills are essential as is the ability to communicate effectively. Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering Clientside, Account Handling, PR and Executive. We also have a specialist Creative Recruitment team. We offer unrivalled opportunities across all specialisms and industry sectors, presenting you with only the best marketing jobs. Although we try to respond to all applications, the high number we receive means this isn`t always possible. If you have not heard from us within... 14 October 2014 14:02:18 +0000 Senior Developer (PHP) Senior Developer (PHP) We are actively looking for a Senior PHP Developer to join one of the most unique and progressive digital agencies, based in Manchester City Centre. This agency has grown considerably over the last 18 months; expanding not only their client base and sector experience, but also hiring some of the most talented minds in the region. They are investing heavily in the growth of their team, based on new business wins and increase of existing client projects, and looking to appoint an experienced Senior Developer (PHP) to lead and manage the development team, but also to work alongside the Digital Project Managers to drive and improve the efficiency and maintainability of development workflows. We are looking for someone with the following skills: Commercial experience as a Developer – preferably within an agency environment HTML5, CSS3 and JS experience, with the view to create responsive, cross browser websites Extensive PHP experience Coding using OO and MVC principles Strong communicator, ideally with some management experience Computer Sciences degree would be highly preferable, but not essential This agency operates across a number of desirable sectors, and would suit someone with a passion for lifestyle, sports or entertainment brands. They are a lively, friendly agency where culture fit is of upmost importance to them. Apply now to hear more about this exciting vacancy. 14 October 2014 10:10:01 +0000 Digital Account Director We have an exciting opportunity with one of the largest and most prestigious Digital agencies in the North. We are looking for an experienced Digital Account Director or Digital Consultant to join their team, based in Manchester City Centre.  This agency specialise in building large and complex websites and apps for Global organisations. Despite being a relatively young agency, they have grown considerably over the last few years, with an international client base and attracting some of the best digital talent in the region. Their internal structure, although somewhat different to the conventional agency structure, works to facilitate the smooth delivery of complex technical solutions to business requirements. You will be joining a very talented and above all, friendly team with a good sociable environment and high retention of employees.  You will be the main point of contact for 1 or 2 of the agency's largest accounts. You will be highly strategic in your approach to these accounts, whilst advising on their current requirements; you will be responsible for making recommendable actions in order to grow accounts further. We are therefore looking for someone very commercial, who can spot opportunities within existing accounts, through nurturing and building a strong, trusting relationship with the client. You will have strong digital knowledge; credible and confident in front of clients, and lead an account management team. The ideal candidate will have experience in being involved in the earlier pitch stage process, and be able to cross sell... 13 October 2014 12:12:51 +0000 Senior Designer An exciting key role has come up for a Senior Designer to join a well established & successful agency based in Cheshire. This is a unique opportunity to become the creative lead for a small team of Designers within a branding, packaging & print environment. Whilst overseeing work that leaves the design studio, you will need to be a hands-on Senior Designer who produces ideas, concepts, Mac visuals and designs for an impressive client list. You must be a creative ideas person with excellent communication skills, along with the ability to problem solve and trouble shoot in the studio. 10 October 2014 15:03:15 +0000 Digital Account Manager Digital Account Manager looking for an opportunity to stand out? This developing digital agency are experiencing a time of impressive growth and looking for a driven Account Manager to join the team and take the lead with some of the agencies biggest clients. To be considered, you must bring proven experience of working closely with clients across all forms of digital campaign activity, from full web builds for major sites to microsites, social campaigns, innovative online advertising and everything in between. You’ll be skilled at working with clients to define their digital requirements and a dab hand at nurturing and developing accounts. So a strong commercial ability is essential, as is the ability to manage some pretty cutting edge digital campaigns. If successful you’ll be joining an excellent agency with a fantastic creative offering and an equally fantastic team culture. All at a time when they’re really on the rise. It is a very exciting time to join the agency, offering the right person a real opportunity to shine. 10 October 2014 14:02:42 +0000 Account Manager HAVAS LYNX is a global communications group with over 250 employees - supported by the wider HAVAS network. We innovate on behalf of our clients across the healthcare and wellness sectors and we are proud winners of prestigious awards for effectiveness and innovation. Due to our continued success, we are now delighted to be expanding HAVAS LYNX Medical; a specialist Medical Education division within HAVAS LYNX. HAVAS LYNX Medical offers a broad portfolio of Medical Education activities to our existing clients and draws on our expertise in digital and promotional marketing for the sector - we now have an exciting opportunity for a Medical Writer, who has experience from the medical education sector, to join this Manchester-based team. You will have a flair for writing persuasive copy and will combine this seamlessly with your scientific knowledge and research abilities.  We are looking for someone who is interested in a broad role, working across a range of therapy areas, and drawing on a passion for the continuous development of medical professionals. Due to the nature and expertise of the wider business, you can expect to work on materials that are delivered via digital communications platforms.  Your ability to develop content for a variety of platforms will be central to your success in this position, as will your willingness to liaise directly with clients, taking the lead where appropriate in highly scientific discussions around content, and how this is best developed and presented. Working with internal teams is also a key part of this role, you will... 10 October 2014 14:02:36 +0000 Digital Account Director Impressive Digital Agency seeks experienced and dedicated Digital Account Director to join the team in a period of exciting change. This is a unique opportunity or a talented Digital Account Director to join a business at a time of considered growth. Having enjoyed a number of great years as a boutique agency the team are now ready to take the agency to the next level but need to add key talent to the team to ensure success. The agency already boasts a solid client portfolio but with access to a huge catalogue of big brand names they’re now in a position to cherry pick the companies they want to work with. Not only do they have access to whatever ever client you want to work with they already have a well-established development team, innovation lab and data reporting facilities….. It really is a digital candidates dream. They offer a complete range of digital services from web design and development, tailor made ecommerce sites and CMS system. Results driven digital marketing campaigns including social media, SEO and PPC. The agency has the makings to be one of Manchester most impressive and innovate digital agency but they need experiences hands on deck to make it happen. If you’re looking for a new challenge and the opportunity to really make your mark in the digital industry then this is it. If all of the above wasn’t enough the benefits and salary package is just as impressive! Interested? Send your CV today for immediate and confidential consideration.