The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 14 August 2014 18:06:27 +0000 Senior Digital Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/76841/Senior%2520Digital%2520Account%2520Manager.html Senior Digital Account Manager urgently needed to join a top digital agency based in West Yorkshire. This agency boast an impressive client portfolio and are adding to it all the time hence their need to recruit! The demand for these guys’ digital talent is growing week on week but without enough resource in house they’re struggling to keep up with demands, which is a nice problem to have. So, to ensure they’re always offering their clients the best solution, they need a digital expert to come on board and lead the team in the ever changing world of digital. Working across multiple sectors you’ll need to know your stuff and have your ear to the ground with emerging technologies, constantly offering the newest innovations in digital and always being one step ahead of the game. With online advertising dominating the work load they need an experienced digital marketer who can develop and implement impressive campaigns covering all elements of online. From banners and blogs to email marketing, SEO and PPC to social networking platforms. You’ll work alongside creative and developers to deliver plans perfectly time and time again. But what’s in it for you? Well if working for one of Leeds best agencies wasn’t enough, you’ll be a key hire in the agency’s digital future, moulding their offering and leading the way towards the their impressive digital goals! Interested? Send your CV over now for immediate & confidential consideration. 13 August 2014 16:04:56 +0000 Marketing Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/76718/Marketing%2520Manager.html Our Company WaggFoods is a family owned and managed, petfood manufacturer, with a portfolio of both branded and own label products. With our own, recently expanded factory now fully commissioned, we are in the middle of a period of significant sales growth.   The Position Reporting to the Marketing Director, the successful candidate will act as “marketing champion”, developing, co-ordinating and implementing the strategic marketing plan. Dealing with all outside agencies on both B2B and B2C communications, leading the Social Media function and ensuring our approach is consistent on brand presentation across all touch points (Adverts, Websites, Events, Trade shows and Sponsorship.) Category management skills and the ability to interact at a senior level are essential requirements.   The Candidate Ideally, with a minimum of 5 years in a marketing role, this position will only suit an ambitious person looking to really utilise the FMCG skills gained in their careers’ to date. This is a new position and the successful candidate will develop and build the marketing department in the years to come.   The Package Salary will be between £45k and £55k, commensurate with experience, and further benefits are available. Office based.   Apply  Send your current CV to: Tom Page, WaggFoods Ltd, Dalton Airfield, Topcliffe, Thirsk, YO7 3HE. Tel 01845 578111. Email : marketingjobs@waggfoods.co.uk   No Agencies             13 August 2014 07:07:46 +0000 SEO Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/76646/SEO%2520Account%2520Manager.html Our client is a leading digital agency based in Leeds.  Following continued growth of their Search team, they are looking for a SEO Account Manager to join the team.  We're looking for someone who has a pedigree digital agency background and who can demonstrate excellent client servicing skills.  You will have managed SEO campaigns for blue chip clients and you will be well versed in reviewing client websites and making strategic SEO recommendations  - these may be technical or around creative content, digital PR and outreach work.  As SEO Account Manager you will have excellent reporting skills and you will be very savvy in using Google Analytics and other reporting tools. The agency has a terrific reputation and you will work on some great brands and projects.  It is a very sociable working environment and genuinely one of the top agencies in Leeds. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP.  12 August 2014 19:07:19 +0000 Designer - Catalogues (6 month contract) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/76640/Designer%2520-%2520Catalogues%2520%286%2520month%2520contract%29.html Designer - Catalogues (6 month FTC, possible perm), Huddersfield, 34,000 One of Yorkshire's most forward thinking fashion business' are looking for an experienced Designer to join their team, initially on a 6 month contract. You will need experience of page layout design for catalogues and experience within the fashion industry would be a bonus. You will have to attend and art direct photographic shoots so an appreciation and understanding of photography is also essential. The Designer role will require you to work 36 hours per week but there may be some flexibility required dependent on workload. Its a great business with an enjoyable work environment where the staff are truly valued, so its not a role to miss out on! So if you are looking for a catalogue designer role within a great business then please request more information by clicking the apply button now. 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 72 hours, please assume that your application has not been successful. For more information, visit www.blueskiescareers.co.uk and we`ll make sure we do our best to find you the perfect marketing role. 07 August 2014 06:06:31 +0000 Account Manager/Senior Account Manager - Shopper http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/76357/Account%2520Manager%2FSenior%2520Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520Shopper.html Our client is a leading integrated agency, one of the fastest growing in Yorkshire and they've continued to go from strength to strength over the past 5 years.  To support this growth and a number of new account wins, we're looking for a talented Senior Account Manager/Account Manager who can join the team working on a major retail brand account.  To be considered for this role, we're looking for a Senior Account Manager/Account Manager who has a pedigree integrated agency background with some specific experience in Sales Promotion.  It's essential that you've worked on FMCG and retail accounts.  They key account you will manage is a fashion retail brand.   This is an agency where everybody mucks in so we're looking for a Senior Account Manager/Account Manager who is very hands on and who has excellent organisational skills.  You'll work as part of a close knit team and the pace of campaign turnarounds will be challenging so you must be someone who thrives on the buzz of managing busy accounts.   To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian in the first instance. 31 July 2014 17:05:58 +0000 PR Account Manager - top agency in Leeds http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/76072/PR%2520Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520top%2520agency%2520in%2520Leeds.html Our client is a leading PR agency based in Leeds. We're on the lookout for an Account Manager or Senior Account Manager to join the team. Ideally we're looking for a PR Account Manager with a minimum of 3 years agency experience. You should be proficient in all aspects of client account management and ideally with B2B client campaign management skills.  As PR Account Manager you will have great writing skills, be a strong writer of press releases and increasingly for online content too.  We're looking for someone who enjoys the media relations as much as client communications.  As with most PR roles, we're finding that clients are increasingly looking for skills in online PR, social media, SEO and content management and this one is no exception - you must be digitally savvy, ideally with some skills in reporting online activity too (Google Analytics). The agency is looking to recruit asap so if this is of interest, please get in touch with Fiona Christian ASAP.  31 July 2014 11:11:04 +0000 Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/76027/Account%2520Director.html Having won several major clients, the agency has been growing at an impressive rate. This is a fantastic opportunity for a talented media professional to join this leading media agency as an Account Director. You’ll have the gravitas to communicate credibly with client at senior marketing level. You’ll take time to understand the client, their business, target audience and who their competitors are in order to deliver the most targeted and successful solutions providing optimum return on investment. With a commercial mind you will work closely with the business development manager identifying new ways to grow accounts profitably, forecasting revenue and planning delivery. You will also be responsible for a team ensuring they build strong relationships with clients and deliver a great service, so experience of managing a team is a must. To be considered you will have solid media planning and buying experience across the full range of on and offline channels from TV, press and radio to digital. You will have a great attitude to work, good organisational skills and able to work to tight deadlines. It’s a busy job and one that requires dedication and attention to detail so if you think you have what it takes to join this award winning team then send your CV today for immediate consideration. 22 August 2014 15:03:54 +0000 Senior Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/77303/Senior%2520Designer.html Senior Designer, Leeds, 35,000 to 40,000 We are looking for fantastically talented and driven senior designer who comes with a wealth of agency experience for one of the biggest names in the agency world. This is an amazing and rare opportunity for a senior designer who can demonstrate that they one of the best in the industry and want to work with some really big clients on some really exciting projects. You will be working on a range of branding, packaging and design projects across all print media so you will need to be able to demonstrate a wealth of experience in these areas. It is really important to this agency that you are a story teller and able to express what a brand means and a campaign is trying to say from beginning to end within any project. You will be expected to be able to develop concepts from scratch and execute them across multiple media. There is a large creative team within the agency and part of your role will be mentoring more junior designers to help them develop within their roles, you will also be expected to present concepts in front of clients so being able to demonstrate experience in these two areas is essential. This is an awesome opportunity for a senior designer who really wants to make a statement so for more information press the apply button and send your CV and sample portfolio. 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... 22 August 2014 15:03:24 +0000 Middleweight Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/77302/Middleweight%2520Designer.html Middleweight Designer, Leeds, 23,000 to 26,000 One of Yorkshire's most well respected shopper marketing agencies are looking for a designer to join their talented and driven creative team. You will need to be able to demonstrate previous experience of working as a designer within an agency environment. You should be able to show work across a range of clients and all media types and explain why you have a passion for design and creative. The agency are taking on more and more digitally led projects so an understanding of digital media will definitely be an advantage. This is a really exciting opportunity to progress as a designer, for more information pleas submit your CV and sample portfolio by pressing the apply button. 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 72 hours, please assume that your application has not been successful. For more information, visit www.blueskiescareers.co.uk and we`ll make sure we do our best to find you the perfect marketing role. 21 August 2014 18:06:19 +0000 UX Designer - Central Leeds http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/77248/UX%2520Designer%2520-%2520Central%2520Leeds.html If you dream of combining sports with your 9-5, this is the one for you! The company: A world leader at broadcasting and commercialising through digital media, this business maximises the returns for sports associations, football clubs, bookmakers, media groups and broadcasters around the world by producing industry leading production, technical and commercial solutions. The role: You'll become part of the Experience Design Team that drives user experience and usability to deliver cutting edge creative across multiple platforms. Collaborating closely with other UX Architects and UI designers you'll be involved in projects from idea conception right through to product delivery. What’s required: You'll have commercial experience of delivering high quality UX work across big brands and will have an impressive portfolio to match. Knowledge of interaction design, usability, accessibility and information architectureis an absolute must. Your portfolio will showcase that you understand requirements and user needs and can translate these to create elegant and usable solutions. You'll also have experience creating functional specifications in the form of screenflows, sitemaps, state transition diagrams, annotated wireframes and interactive prototypes. Other things we're looking for include: * An understanding of the principles of User Centred Design * Experience or knowledge of Axure, Visio, and Adobe Creative Suite * Experience of usability testing methods and customer interaction * Knowledge of Responsive Design and App creation * Confidence in... 21 August 2014 11:11:42 +0000 Senior Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/77193/Senior%2520Account%2520Executive.html This leading Leeds based shopper marketing agency manage the majority of a major retail account. This exciting new role will focus on this account solely. You will support all marketing activity on the account, including instore POS, literature, and photoshoots and much more. The company offer a relaxed and friendly working environment along with opportunities for progression. This role would suit an experienced account executive who looking to gain further experience with a large brand account. 21 August 2014 08:08:23 +0000 Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/77187/Account%2520Manager.html Brilliant opportunity for an Account Manager to join an exceptional agency based in Leeds. As one of the leading names in the region these guys have an impressive portfolio of retail clients and set the bar high when it comes to their creative output. The same goes for their talented team! They attract an exceptional level of account handlers and due to their growing client base they’re keen to find some more. They offer their clients the full suite of shopper marketing activity ranging from in store activation to digital shopper marketing, brand planning and retail strategy and everything in-between. Therefore they’re looking for an experienced account manager with on and offline experience who can hit the ground running; happy planning strategy to link in with their consultative approach, capable in project delivery, familiar with handling a creative team and savvy enough to recognise opportunities to develop the account when they come up. But what’s in it for you? Not only will you be a part of one of Leeds most successful agencies but you’ll have the opportunity to work on some impressive retail names, be supported by a talented and forward thinking team and have the opportunity to progress. What more could you want? This role is urgent so if you’re interested don’t delay and send your CV today! 20 August 2014 16:04:17 +0000 Creative Copywriter http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/77166/Creative%2520Copywriter.html Leeds Based We’re looking for a creative writer to help us create industry leading work and be part of an agency that changes the fortunes of brands, challenges industries, and breaks sector codes. As a company that only works with clients at a senior level, we work on large campaigns and strategies that have a real impact on their business. The role is as varied and diverse as the work we do; therefore we require someone who can generate creative ideas that work across a range of platforms, create brand copy that inspires, and who can also make longer copy sing. It’s not only the type of copy that’s diverse, our work isn’t sector specific, so we require someone that can turn their hand to a wide range of different tones. The writer will spend time partnered with an amazing and award winning art director, but will also work alone on copy specific briefs. We work fast, and think big. This is a great opportunity to be part of one of the norths longest established and highly respected agencies. We’d like to see portfolios that demonstrate great creative thinking across sectors, tactics and copy types, with examples of  longer copy too. Creative copywriters only please, who have a portfolio that demonstrates your skills and your passion for your craft. 20 August 2014 15:03:32 +0000 Account Manager - North http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/77152/Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520North.html Account Manager - Healthcare Technology - North My client is a leading Healthcare technology organisation that has a strong presence within the NHS across the UK and further afield. The release of a new product suite last year has seen their business grow at an exponential rate, and they currently have an excellent opportunity for an Account Manager to help manage this success, who will play a lead role in developing relationships with new and existing clients. As an Account Manager your key responsibilities will be; *Build on existing and new relationships with customers to ensure engagement with all senior stakeholders and buying influencers *Manage and create account plans which focus on each customer's utilisation rates, satisfaction levels and benefits realisation with regards to the service provided *Work alongside other departments to ensure that new wins are converted into satisfied customers as well as existing customers that are approaching renewal to ensure that they are happy in order to maximise customer retention Successful applicants must have excellent presentation skills, with the ability to engage with stakeholders at all levels. You will have the ability to sell at a high level ideally within the Primary Care/Commissioning space. This particular business has a reputation in recent years for recruiting best of breed individuals. The bar for this role is high, so they are looking for more than just an order-taker for this role. Applicants must consider themselves both ambitious and conscientious. New business sales exposure is not necessary for... 20 August 2014 14:02:51 +0000 Digital Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/77148/Digital%2520Account%2520Director.html Digital Account Director: West Yorkshire 40 - 48K We are working with an ambitious, growing Integrated agency in West Yorkshire within easy reach of Leeds, Halifax and Huddersfield. They have had a fantastic 2014 bringing in several major national accounts and as a result have created a new role for a Digital Account Director to enhance their ability to drive these clients Digital strategies. The agency work with a broad client base which comprises a mixture of major PLC's, Owner managed businesses and NFP organisations. They have an excellent reputation within the marketplace and provide a wide range of Marketing and Communication services. The Digital Account Director will work on several existing accounts taking responsibility for: - Building effective relationships with clients. - Devising and implementing effective Digital Marketing strategies for clients. - Reviewing the existing Digital services on offer and seeking to improve the agencies Digital offering. - Management of the team. - Marketing and business development activities to increase revenue from Digital services, targeting both new and existing clients. - As part of the senior management team involvement in the agencies broader growth strategy. - Various additional duties. Applicants for the Digital Account Director role will have significant experience growing Digital Marketing functions for reputable agencies. Commercially astute with excellent interpersonal skills they will have a track record for growing revenue and securing new business. Inspirational leadership skills are also a pre requisite.... 20 August 2014 11:11:57 +0000 PHP Developer - PHP, PHP5, JQUERY, MVC, MySQL http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/77128/PHP%2520Developer%2520-%2520PHP%2C%2520PHP5%2C%2520JQUERY%2C%2520MVC%2C%2520MySQL.html PHP Developer -PHP, PHP5, JQUERY, MVC, MySQL PHP Developer required for my Sheffield based client! This is a fantastic opportunity to work within a growing marketing environment. Your main responsibilities will be implementing client projects using internally-developed software apps and code libraries and implementation of bespoke client work using internal shared code, open source tools (where appropriate) and custom code. Essential skills: PHP5, HTML/XHTML/CSS, MySQL, MVC. Desirables: Knowledge of Subversion or GIT. CAKEPHP Javascipt or jquery Zend Excellent verbal and written skills are also essential for this role. Please note only candidates with all of the above will be considered for this role 19 August 2014 17:05:22 +0000 PHP Web Developer - Leading Leeds-based Agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/77092/PHP%2520Web%2520Developer%2520-%2520Leading%2520Leeds-based%2520Agency.html This multiple award winning brand design agency is on the hunt for a talented PHP Web Developer to join their central Leeds studio. Want to learn how to use Magento? Want big name brands splashed across your CV? This is definitely the opportunity for you! The company: Based in the agency hub of Leeds and within walking distance of the train station, this brand design agency specialises in communications, brand development, digital, packaging and retail. Boasting a client base of huge retailers, FMCG brands, B2B & B2C companies, this well renowned agency offer bespoke branding projects and have won loads of awards - proving that they are pretty good at it! The role: You'll be working with a variety of clients - from large global organisations to small local businesses across website, eCommerce and web application projects. Everything they do is mobile/tablet responsive and they've even dabbled in the occasional iOS application. All of the eCommerce builds are in Magento. Don't worry if you haven't worked with this before - this is your opportunity to pick up this in-demand skill. The perfect person: You'll be an established Web Developer with at least 2 years' commercial experience under your belt, ideally within an agency environment. In an ideal world, you'll love delving into both the back and front ends, but don't worry if one is stronger than the other. What we're looking for is someone who wants to turn their hand to anything, who wants to learn new things and trial out new technologies. Your portfolio will contain work on some big brands and you'll be able to... 19 August 2014 17:05:20 +0000 Middleweight Digital Designer - Central Leeds http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/77091/Middleweight%2520Digital%2520Designer%2520-%2520Central%2520Leeds.html Definitely a role for the sports mad! If you dream of combining footie with your 9-5, this is the one for you. The company: A world leader at broadcasting and commercialising through digital media, this business maximises the returns for sports associations, rights holders, football clubs, content publishers, bookmakers, media groups, mobile operators and broadcasters around the world by producing industry leading production, technical and commercial solutions. The role: We are looking for a Digital Designer to join the growing UX/UI team that consistently delivers cutting edge creative across multiple platforms. You will be instrumental in driving forward global sports brands, with the aim of increasing consumer numbers and revenue. What’s required: We're looking for a highly talented Digital Designer with strong ideas, creativity and with an impressive portfolio to match. You'll have commercial experience of delivering first class design for large clients and naturally possess high competency in all areas of Adobe Creative Suite. If you can demonstrate good knowledge of delivering creative across multiple platforms, including mobile web and native applications, that would be a massive bonus. Responsive Design is an absolute must. A true love for sport is pretty crucial too! In return you'll be rewarded with a fantastic team environment and: * 25 days annual leave * Bupa Private Healthcare * Life Assurance * Pension * Season Ticket Loan * Cycle to Work Scheme * Sharesave plan * Childcare Voucher Scheme If this sounds up your street, please... 19 August 2014 15:03:21 +0000 Web/Graphic Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/77072/Web%2FGraphic%2520Designer.html About us We're a leading health & fitness provider with 47 clubs across the UK and Ireland, from city centres, to family friendly residential clubs. Our members are at the heart of everything we do, and member enjoyment and satisfaction is everything to us. We're constantly striving to improve the service we offer to our members to ensure they receive the support they need to help them achieve their health & fitness goals. The Opportunity We're looking for a Web/Graphic Designer to join the Marketing team and report into the Marketing Manager. You'll be responsible for designing both online & offline Marketing materials to support each of our clubs; however this role will encompass other areas of design and marketing activities. Designing print-ready promotional items Use InDesign & Photoshop to create artwork Work within established brand guidelines Updating and creating web banners Web page design/markup Proofreading to produce accurate and high-quality work Amending HTML email templates Creating HTML email templates Assisting in the implementation of other marketing campaigns where required Creating and uploading content Digital marketing Working with internal managers, printers and our creative agency The person A minimum of two year's experience in design role within a commercial organisation Demonstratable creative skills Understanding of website maintenance and email delivery Proficient verbal and written English communication skills Proficient with Microsoft Office products Advanced experience... 19 August 2014 14:02:38 +0000 Digital Propositions Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/77067/Digital%2520Propositions%2520Manager.html Digital Propositions Manager Based Hull     Salary c£45k plus benefits Our clients are a hugely successful organization now ready for the next stage in their evolution. The strategy and investment are in place, what is required now is a talented, proactive, highly commercial and visionary Digital Propositions Manager who will lead, create, manage and optimise strategic commercial digital propositions aimed at SME’s. We’re looking for someone who is used to setting direction, influencing others, and achieving results. Personally you will be innovative, inspired, collaborative and able to lead a team. You will : In return you will get the opportunity to work with a team who share a vision of building a brand new proposition with the significant level of investment to achieve this and a board that are fully supportive. ·         Lead the Digital Propositions Team ·         Plan, develop, investigate, recommend and drive improvements to the portfolio ·         Ensure outstanding customer experience ·         Develop a comprehensive understanding of the customer base ·         Work closely with the sales team to develop new revenue initiatives ·         Develop communication and training programmes... 19 August 2014 13:01:18 +0000 Creative Director - Integrated Digital http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/77066/Creative%2520Director%2520-%2520Integrated%2520Digital.html Creative Director – Integrated Digital   c£45k neg.   Based Hull Our clients are a hugely successful organization now ready for the next stage in their evolution. The strategy and investment are in place, what is required now is a talented, proactive, highly commercial and visionary creative director who can lead the growing creative team and build their offering into more of an agency model, allowing them to compete with the best. The role will service the various departments within the Group, and will also work closely with The Head of Digital on the strategic development of the creative team, which will start from brand, brand identity, creative direction and build from there. Together you will be the ‘face of digital’ for the future of the Group, and as such we’re looking for someone not just with the creative talent; we want someone who is passionate about the role of digital in communications, who can embrace the commercial challenges, and build an exemplary integrated digital proposition for the future. You will : Have an outstanding creative portfolio Be an expert in digital communications Demonstrate your ability to build and manage a multi-disciplinary team Be able to demonstrate a successful track record of delivering creative campaigns that span the full creative spectrum Be an inspiring leader with a collaborative style Be a first class presenter Have excellent communication skills In return you will get the opportunity to work with a team who share a vision of building a brand new proposition... 19 August 2014 12:12:41 +0000 Sales / Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/77058/Sales%2520%2F%2520Account%2520Manager%2520.html LOCATION: Sheffield, South Yorkshire JOB TITLE: Sales / Account Manager SALARY & BENEFITS: Dependent on Skills & Experience + Pension Scheme & Generous Holiday Allowance WORKING HOURS: Full Time (Monday-Thursday 9am-5pm, Friday 9am-4pm) THE COMPANY: Our Clients are a leading Wire supplier and manufacturer based in Sheffield who export bespoke wire to industries across the world. With machinery ranging from traditional to the latest in technology, and with the key strength of valued their skilled employees, Our Clients can confidently assure you of the highest standards available, offering efficient and quality solutions for all your wire requirements. THE ROLE: Due to our clients continued development they are now looking for a salesperson to work alongside the Sales Director where you will be responsible for managing and maintaining existing client and customer accounts and delivering excellent customer service or advice. You will also be responsible for developing existing customer relations and creating new opportunities. Key Responsibilities:- Understanding customers requirements or queries and to provide advice/quotations by telephone and through email To develop and maintain existing and new customer relations Ensure customer satisfaction is delivered and to respond to any queries Record and document all orders and relevant paper work using internal systems and to update CRM systems and customer records Develop a detailed understanding of business and competitors Develop... 19 August 2014 08:08:48 +0000 PR Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/77006/PR%2520Director.html A leading West Yorkshire PR agency is looking for an Associate Director to join their senior management team. Having gone from strength to strength over the last few years thanks to an impressive new business success rate, they are looking to add further gravitas at a senior level and creating an additional Director role. Working closely with the Business Development Director, you’ll relish the opportunity to pitch, inputting strategic and creative ideas which will demonstrate real return on investment for clients and the agency. You’ll be a natural leader, able to inspire, train and mentor more junior members of the team. You’ll be responsible for growing the team and thus able to spot and secure the very best talent for the agency. In addition to this you’ll understand the digital PR landscape, comfortable crafting campaigns which include both off and online activity. You’ll enjoy getting stuck in to all the tactical delivery - a real team player who loves nothing more than achieving brilliant results for your clients. To be considered you'll need to have a proven PR agency background having led and grown large accounts. The agency boasts primarily consumer accounts but they are open to candidates from consumer or b2b, it’s more about the hunger to be part of a forward thinking growing agency and the ability to develop a team beneath you. You might be a Senior Account Director who’s reached a glass ceiling or an Associate Director, Deputy MD looking for a fresh challenge. To find out more, please send your CV and... 18 August 2014 16:04:40 +0000 Midweight Digital Designer - West Yorkshire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/76989/Midweight%2520Digital%2520Designer%2520-%2520West%2520Yorkshire.html Do you see yourself in a more client-facing role? Want to evangelise UX? Fancy building a team or mentoring more junior designers? Do you have ideas on how to revolutionise client pitches? The world is your oyster with this agency - we're on the lookout for the right people, not prescriptive job description fillers. Talk to me about your ideas for future career progression within UI & UX design, and we can probably make it happen at this agency. The company: This award winning specialist digital design agency is progressive, dynamic and professional, and holds itself to exceptionally high standards. With a progressive and dynamic vibe, they are on the lookout for rare people – confident, knowledgeable, assured and committed to the cause! On offer is a highly creative environment in which you can truly shine, with space to grow your role in the direction you fancy. Easily commutable from Halifax, Bradford, Dewsbury and Huddersfield, this agency is well-established, highly creative and on the up! If Leeds is too much of a commute for you, this West Yorkshire based agency could be right up your street. The role: You'll be part of the Creative Team generating ideas and designs across entertainment, online gaming, youth marketing, data visualisation and large scale web projects. You'll contribute to creating interactive design concepts as prototypes, developing great relationships along the way to achieve repeat business. A typical day will include designing mood boards, storyboards, interactive schematics and site layout grids whilst also paying attention to... 18 August 2014 16:04:29 +0000 Lead Digital Designer - Leeds City Centre http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/76988/Lead%2520Digital%2520Designer%2520-%2520Leeds%2520City%2520Centre.html Are you a Senior or Lead Digital Designer looking for the opportunity to step up? Do you already have mentoring experience and would like the scope to build upon an existing team? Are you interested in rich media and the performance side of design? This could be the opportunity you've been seeking... The company: This award winning specialist digital design agency delivers class-leading digital experiences for some of the world’s best brands - retail, fashion and luxury brands to name a few. On offer is a progressive environment in a business that's still small enough to provide you scope for growth and progression. The role: Delivering user-centric e-commerce sites is key to this company's ethos and you will be critical in this element of its project delivery. Involved with projects from the discovery phase onwards, you'll lead the design department and be responsible for the quality of front end output across the business. You'll also drive concept and rich content generation to deliver world-class digital experiences way beyond traditional e-commerce. The right person: We are on the lookout for rare people – confident, knowledgeable, assured, committed and with a digital background of course! You'll present strong ideas, creativity and have an impressive portfolio to match. You will have a good understanding of responsive mobile first design and UX principles, and will be able to clearly communicate your ideas to both your team and clients. You'll need to demonstrate delivery across multiple platforms, including mobile web and native applications....