The Drum Jobs 13 October 2016 12:12:50 +0000 Senior Account Manager One of the most impressive branding agencies in the UK is on the lookout for an Account Manager or Senior Account Manager to join their team in Leeds. With offices around the world, this creative agency works with some of the biggest retail, FMCG and luxury brands in the UK on developing the look and feel of their packaging through planning and insight, to increase repeat purchase. They’re an agency that get excellent results, and in turn, have very happy clients. With a strong reputation in their field, an exceptionally strong creative team and ample opportunity to progress your career, they’re looking for an experienced Account Manager or Senior Account Manager to join them. You will be working closely with your clients to get under the skin of their brand, understand what they are looking to achieve and work closely with the creative teams to deliver a solution that is tailored to each client. The result is stunning and award winning creative that appeals to the masses. We are looking for an Account Handler that is passionate about branding, with solid agency experience. You’ll be highly strategic in your approach and able to build a strong and trusting rapport with your clients. Ideally, you will have worked closely with retail clients, and be able to work on multiple different projects with ease. Please apply now for more information!   11 October 2016 11:11:01 +0000 Digital Account Manager - Leeds Our client is a leading agency in Leeds. We're currently looking for a Digital Account Manager to join the team.  You will have worked across web and mobile development projects and will be used to managing brands online.  Ideally, we're also looking fora  Digital Account Manager who has a strong understanding of Email campaigns, Content Marketing, Search Marketing and Social Media too - a true digital all-rounder.  If you've managed organic and paid search campaigns for clients, you'll have a real advantage.  Ideally as Digital Account Manager you will know all about online marketing - not just about nuts and bolts and delivery of campaigns. You'll be able to get under the skin of your clients brands and to understand their audiences and customer journeys.  We're looking for all the usual personal qualities in an Account Manager. You will be super organised with strong attention to detail and the ability to spin multiple plates simultaneously. We're looking for an Account Manager who can proactively manage clients and who can manage their expectations and maximise the effectiveness of campaigns. You'll be genuinely interested in your clients' products and services and will be constantly coming up with innovative ideas for them. No two days are ever the same and you'll thrive in a busy and fast paced work environment. This is a great agency in Leeds. They take career development very seriously and it's a sociable and buzzy environment to work in. We will also consider Senior Account Managers so... 11 October 2016 09:09:23 +0000 Interim Account Director - maternity contract Our client is a leading design & branding agency based in Leeds. To cover a 12 month maternity leave, they are now seeking an established Account Director to join their team. To be considered for this role, you must have a proven track record in agency account handling at a senior level. We're looking for an Account Director who can demonstrate experience of developing strategic, long term client relationships in order to maximise revenue and profitability and who also has superb man management skills. You should have experience in working with clients in the FMCG and Retail sectors with excellent design & branding capability, it would be advantageous if this was with a view to print and production for corporate and packaging work.  We are looking for an Account Director who can start a contract at the start of November 2016. This is a fantastic agency with a terrific culture and lots of big brand clients. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian in the first instance. 07 October 2016 13:01:44 +0000 Senior Account Executive/Account Manager. Leeds & Amsterdam Our client is a long established agency based in Leeds. Following continued growth, they are now seeking a talented Senior Account Executive to join their team. We're looking for a SAE who has a minimum of 2 years agency experience and who is looking for their next step up the career ladder. You'll be fully proficient in managing creative briefs from concept to completion and will be used to working directly with clients - strong communication skills are a must. The agency is fully integrated and you'll work across design, advertising, DM, digital and SP campaigns - you should be a strong all rounder. It's a lovely place to work with a very sociable team and decent working hours. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 21 October 2016 15:03:44 +0000 Junior-Middleweight Packaging Designer This is an excellent opportunity for a Junior designer or someone who is looking to become a midweight Packaging Designer. This is an agency with an environment that will nurture, challenge and enhance your design capabilities. You'll be working in a busy studio on clients that face intense competition within their industry and need YOUR ideas to put them on top. You can expect to work on stimulating packaging projects where you can demonstrate your creativity to world renowned clients. FMCG and Packaging experience within an agency is a must for people looking for the Middleweight role. It should also exemplify the journey you have taken with design projects, so lots of illustrations of how your work developed from start to finish. You will have a portfolio that excites and boasts your exceptional talents and experience within the Packaging sector. The ideal candidate will be an inspiring and exciting designer that can join a close team and become a real member within their family. You will also be someone who can juggle multiple projects in a fast paced environment whilst also being able to coach junior members of the team. In this role you will be an essential part of this team, not only helping produce outstanding work but really become part of the agency and embracing the ethos, helping with client meetings, mentoring and developing business as and when it comes through. The essentials will be important though, you will create a wide range of packing designs in a very creative and cool environment which encourages and challenges you to develop some... 21 October 2016 15:03:23 +0000 Creative Artworker Are you a Creative Artworker with solid page layout experience, looking for a role near York? My client is an established company in the leisure sector with their head office in York. They now looking for another meticulous Creative Artworker to join their busy studio team. The role will involve the creation of various sized brochures, direct mail catalogues and promotional flyers, working to pre conceived style guides. There will also be a chance to help in the design process with the refreshing of publication styles from time to time, as well as in other areas too. The ideal candidate will therefore come form a page layout background with a portfolio to match. Be a master in the set up of multiple page artwork, adhering to grid systems and design styles, formatting copy and resizing imagery to beautifully balance a page. You will be a master of InDesign, with supporting skills in Illustrator and Photoshop. If you feel you have the necessary career experience, live within commuting distance of York (train included), this is a great opportunity to join a recognise company working with a world wide industry. 21 October 2016 05:05:54 +0000 Junior PHP Developer - 20 - 25k - Barton Upon Humber Junior PHP Developer - 20 - 25k - Barton Upon Humber- Cutting Edge Technology, Extensive Benefits Package, Training on the Job and Much More .. My client is currently in the market for a hungry developer with the drive and ambition to succeed in the industry to come in and join their agile development team. The ideal candidate will be working alongside an Award Winning team of developers picking up on skills as they work. Working as a member of our agile development team, new features are written using Object Oriented (OO) PHP, MySQL, HTML5 and JavaScript in an environment that encourages learning and the advancement of your technical skills as a developer. The ideal candidate will have: *At least 1 years' experience in creating and maintaining Object Oriented PHP5 based systems - graduate developers with a coding portfolio will also be considered *Experience of working with MySQL 5+ *Knowledge of web technologies including HTML, CSS, JavaScript and Ajax The client at hand prides themselves on providing an excellent working environment where everybody has a voice. They strive to ensure that their office is a friendly, welcoming and fun place to complete your work and have monthly socials for those with in the company. Please be aware that my client is looking to fill this position ASAP so to avoid missing out on this opportunity send your CV in today. Pearson Frank International is the leading Java/PHP recruitment firm in the UK, advertising more JAVA & PHP jobs than any other agency. We deal with both Digital Agencies & End Users throughout the UK and... 21 October 2016 05:05:53 +0000 Lead UX Designer Lead UX Designer (Architect, Prototyping, Maxymiser or Optimizely) Permanent Up to £42,000 Based in Leeds For you, design isn't just visual - it is validating we have the right idea in the first place, it's product visioning, user research and testing, understanding users' motivations and emotions. And not just for the single touch point, but for the whole end-to-end user journey. You have a passion for putting customers and users at the heart of everything you do. You're a big picture thinker who's comfortable taking a group of stakeholders through a journey of discovery to release. You're equally happy sitting down with developers to work on complex interaction design because, for you, it's the finished product that is really important. You have a portfolio you are proud of. Mobile and responsive design are at the core of what you do and you're at your best when collaborating as part of a cross-functional, agile team. You're experienced in leading your peers and stakeholders, coaching and supporting your team members, setting standards and maintaining quality with the support from your managers. As a UX Designer, here's what you'll do: Inspire innovation with the team through visioning, mentoring and leadership. Evangelize UX and create a user centric culture not just within the UX team but across the business. Be a strong communicator, build successful relationships with fellow designers, our research and insights teams, product managers, marketing executives, developers, business analysts and solutions architects.... 21 October 2016 05:05:47 +0000 Zend PHP Developer Zend Developer Zend Developer, PHP, Harrogate, £35000, annual bonus, training, pension and career progression! This role working as a Zend Developer offers a base salary of £35000, with impressive incentives, bonuses and career development opportunities available to those willing to work hard and excel in a professional environment. My client is open to candidates with a varying level of previous experience, and offering an excellent environment in which developers can increase their knowledge and perfect their Zend programming skill set. This client have recently experienced some internal growth and are looking for developers to come on board and ensure they can meet the increasing demands of their leading cliental. Ideal candidate criteria: *A relevant degree (2:1 or better) in a technical field (Computing Science etc) *Previous experience developing and building web sites and applications using Linux, Apache, PHP (v5+) & MySQL *Good knowledge of software development (using MySQL v5+) *Zend commercial experience (at least 1 year) *Technical skills, problem solving and time management skills *Passionate about web and digital technologies *Excellent written and verbal communication skills *HTML/GIT/JavaScript This position offers ample room for career growth and development for those professionally motivated, and also opportunities for monetary bonuses and pay rises for those willing to put in effort and time. As well as these career driven encouragements the client also offers 25 days paid annual leave, a company car scheme, a pension scheme and a... 21 October 2016 05:05:40 +0000 .NET Developer .NET Developer £50k Leeds City Centre .NET Software Developer required to join a highly imaginative, methodical and inventive team within one of the leading companies in the UK. The Key Skills - ASP .NET MVC - Client-side development technologies (JQuery, AJAX, Knockout) - Web API Career, Benefits, Salary You will receive an industry leading benefits package. Joining a company where you will be supported and get the chance to work with the latest technology. The organisation want to invest in you and provide the right individual with the best prospects. Your new company You will join a company that pride themselves on a high performance innovative culture. This is the perfect place to expand your skill set and further your career. What you'll need to succeed Great .NET development skills. You will come in at a Senior level and there are opportunities to take your career in multiple Senior directions in future. What you need to do now If you are interested in this role, click "apply now" to forward an up to date CV or give the office a call. If this job isn't for you, but you are aware of someone who could be suitable please do feel free to send on our details as you may qualify for our Refer a Friend scheme where you will receive up to £500.00 in shopping vouchers. Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found... 21 October 2016 05:05:39 +0000 Web Trading Manager - Retail/E-Commerce - Sheffield, Yorkshire Web Trading Manager Web Trading Manager - Retail/E-commerce - Sheffield, Yorkshire Roc Search are currently recruiting for a Web Trading Manager to join a highly successful team for a E-commerce company based in Sheffield, Yorkshire. I have had to sign an agreement in this company to not give anything specific away about who they are and what they do in this job advert, but I can run through details in more detail over the phone. I can confirm however that they are one of the leading companies in their field with strong progression opportunities. They are looking for somebody to effectively take control of the overarching strategy of the business, creating innovative ways to increase both traffic and conversion rates. You will have the opportunity to utilise web analytics and identify areas to improve, take ownership of all of the products that are being sold on the site (everything from titles, descriptions, pictures etc) and constantly look for areas to improve. You will directly manage a team made up of Pricing Analysts, Marketers and Web Trading Assistants. Essential skills include experience with: *Experience as a Web Trading Manager/Commercial Web Manager *Online Retail *Google Analytics This is an excellent opportunity for the successful applicant to gain further exposure to the online retailing industry with great rewards, including bonus, pension, healthcare and more. Apply now for immediate consideration. As a professional company we gladly welcome applications from persons of any age and background and do not intend to discriminate with advert text... 20 October 2016 15:03:01 +0000 .NET Web Developer (C#) We are currently looking for a friendly, organised developer to join our expanding and enthusiastic Development Team. The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years' experience with n-tier development in C# .NET 3.5 and extensive experience of Content Management Systems. The candidate will be able to provide examples of ASP.NET sites they have developed and to explain the rationale behind architectural decisions and display experience of web site deployment using Windows Server 2008 / 2012 Experience of creating and maintaining databases in Microsoft SQL Server (2005 or above) is a must, along with a working knowledge of stored procedures. Confidence in producing clean, accessible HTML and CSS whilst harnessing other technologies where applicable (e.g. jQuery, Web APIs etc) is an essential element to the continued production of exciting, usable web projects at h2o. Although a relevant degree-level qualification will be an advantage, actual industry work experience, preferably in a marketing agency or new media company, will be of greater benefit to a candidate's application. Client-facing experience is also a must, with good communication skills needed especially when discussing technical issues with non-technical customers. In return the right candidate will be rewarded with a growing, good-humoured team full of people who both enjoy and excel at what they do. To apply for this role please click the APPLY button. 20 October 2016 12:12:05 +0000 SEO Executive SEO Executive, Leeds 18,000 to 20,000 I am currently recruiting for a SEO Executive on behalf of a market leading consumer business based in Leeds. The company is a well known and successful business operating across a number of key markets, and is strong in both retail and ecommerce channels. Due to the ongoing success and growth of the business my client is now looking to appoint a SEO Executive to join their digital marketing team. Reporting to the ecommerce manager, the overall purpose of the role is to grow organic traffic to the site, leading to increased online sales. Therefore, experience within an ecommerce environment would be a distinct advantage. You key responsibilities will be Work closely with eCommerce manager to develop SEO campaigns that will provide continual improvement in search rankings, click through rates and conversions from organic traffic. Responsible for all on page copy including H1s, Metas, URLs, category copy. Also keyword research and management of copy writing Technical audits of all websites ensuring implementations of best practice for SEO. Ongoing competitor keyword and backlink profile research and identifying opportunities Blogger Outreach activity including building blogger relationships, managing gifting, reviewing content quality and re-engagement Strategy for on site content including blogs, tutorials and graphics working closely with the content team to produce content based on what users are searching for and what will answer their search queries Research and data driven content creation to ensure the website contains... 19 October 2016 16:04:47 +0000 SEO/PPC Marketing Executive - Leeds/Remote SEO/PPC Marketing Executive - Leeds/Remote My client is currently looking for an experienced SEO/PPC marketing executive to help them over a very busy period for a minimum of 6 months. Initially in this role you will be focusing on SEO and key words research for the company however further down the line due to clients requirements you will be expected to help implement PPC into various different campaigns. You would be able to work remotely for the majority of the contract however would be expected to go onsite once a month for a meeting with the directors. If this role is of interest to you please apply and send your CV. Senitor Associates Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. 18 October 2016 18:06:56 +0000 Creative Director Are you an experienced Creative Director or a Design Director looking to make the next step? Someone who has experience within Packaging and Branding? This role will be suitable for you. This is a position for an experienced Creative Director who can take on the role and hit the ground running, you will be expected a to have a hands on approach, whilst being able to lead and develop a team. There are already exceptional designers within the agency but they are looking to expand the team significantly. It goes without saying you will need to have a wealth of experience within Packaging and Branding. This agency, although already well known, are looking to make the next step and become a real power within the North. Happy to divulge information about the agency over the phone. You will already have experience as a Creative Director, this position is available to people from anywhere in the country and beyond. You will have a truly captivating portfolio, full of conceptual work which of course will include branding and packaging. You will also be a mentor to the Design team, providing creative guidance, motivation, supervision and encouragement to your direct reports. As well as recruiting new creative’s, appraisals and training. 18 October 2016 16:04:55 +0000 Head of Marketing Head of Marketing Early Excellence Ltd Elland, West Yorkshire Excellent Salary 40-60 DOE Overview of company Established in 2000, Early Excellence is a national leader of pedagogy, provision and practice, specialising in young childrens education. Every day we champion the development of inspirational learning and teaching, offering expert advice, support and training to schools and settings across the UK. We help schools and early years settings to understand and respond to the ever changing landscape of education policy and keep a sharp focus on the leadership of quality provision. Early Excellence offers a full range of solutions from our training centres in Huddersfield and London, through national events, and through providing specialist equipment such as storage products, furniture, indoor and outdoor products and literature. We also offer complete classroom sets and design services. The Role As part of the senior management team within the business, and reporting to the MD / owner, this role has a wide remit and is pivotal in our future growth ambitions. Your key responsibilities will include; Having a thorough commercial understanding of the companys business needs in order to support the sales targets through effective marketing strategies Developing a strong, proven marketing strategy with a clear implementation plan that supports communication and sales of all aspects of the business, across all channels (i.e. print, film, online, digital, social media, events and PR) Leading the implementation of all aspects of the marketing plans, guiding... 18 October 2016 16:04:44 +0000 PHP Developer - Sheffield - PHP - MySQL - JavaScript PHP Developer - Sheffield- PHP, MySQL, JavaScript - 4 to 6 Years' experience Job Description: Understanding client requirements & functional specifications Developing and maintaining dynamic websites and web applications Ensuring foolproof performance of the deliverable Coordinating with co-developers and other related departments Sending regular updates about project status The developer will be involved in both Back End and Front End development for an in house system. Desired Candidate Profile: Must be proficient in PHP, MySQL, CSS, HTML, JavaScript and JQuery. Should have experience with Drupal Should have excellent written communication skills (English) Must have capacity to work independently and also as a part of team Must have dedication and commitment towards work. 18 October 2016 12:12:31 +0000 Midweight-Senior Graphic Designer Type are currently looking for an outstanding Midweight - Senior Designer who is looking to make the step to one of the most sought after agencies in the North. This fantastic agency are looking for an experienced graphic designer to join their successful and growing team. Ideally you will have worked across varying projects and will have a proven track record of delivering to a client’s brief accurately and to high standard both technically and creatively. Within this role you will take initial ideas and concepts through to completion whilst having the passion for creativity and design. This is an agency who give you freedom to push boundaries and really push you creatively and flare. In return you will be part of a fantastic team who are social and friendly, they view each other more like a family. As well as being a designer, you will be encouraged to widen your talents with opportunities to become more client facing, as well as start building your skills in Art Directing and Digital design. You will have the freedom to work collaboratively or autonomously. The Creative Director is looking for someone who takes immense pride in their work, will be committed and hard working until the project is complete, but also someone who has the drive and ambition to work with and impress some of worldwide brands. Should you feel you have the relevant experience for this role then please send across an updated CV and Portfolio to Tom at Type. 18 October 2016 04:04:30 +0000 Web Front End Developer/Designer- HTML & CSS |Solid experience of web This a great opportunity to work in a multi-disciplined agile team on large scale digital products used by millions of people every day. Making better user-centered services has a positive impact on millions of people. You will be able to show a body of work that strongly demonstrates your approaches, thinking and understanding of needs in designing and making successful user centred products and services. You will have a love of the web and its possibilities, a passion for design and its history and an understanding of how form and function work together. You will proactively seek new learning opportunities and welcome constructive criticism of your work. Main responsibilities: Work as part of a multi-disciplined team to design user centered and successful services Deliver designs that meet web standards, ensuring that key elements are built in from the outset Contributing to the development and continual enhancement of products Partnering with colleagues to facilitate a consistent user experience. Building relationships and work effectively with external providers, for example user testing and user experience professionals. Disseminating expertise of how design decisions impact accessibility both internally and externally. Communicating credibly with a wide range of digital delivery disciplines and talent both internally and externally. Specialist skills and expertise we look for: Expertise designing interactions professionally for the web and mobile. Solid experience of web and mobile application interface design . Core skills:... 17 October 2016 16:04:14 +0000 Account Manager - Leading Photography Studio Account Manager, Sales executive, no cold calling Account Managers with fantastic communication skills a persuasive nature are needed for this leading Photography Studio to be based in their offices in Sheffield. They are looking for dynamic individuals to work alongside their existing team making appointments for our Wakefield, Huddersfield and Sheffield Makeover & photography studios. No cold calling required, their proven lead generation methods mean that most calls are made to serious potential clients that are expecting to hear from you and are interested in the product. You will work from 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday and call both new & existing clients. Although previous sales experience would be an advantage full training will be given. If you have strong communication skills, an upbeat attitude and a persuasive nature please forward your CV for consideration. Free parking on site and excellent earning potential. 14 October 2016 12:12:54 +0000 Creative Artworker Are you a confident graphic designer who sees the benefit in doing your own artwork? My client is a sizeable marketing agency based in the edge of Leeds. They are now looking to bring in a competent graphic designer who also doesn’t mind getting involved in setting up artwork from print, whilst managing a small studio. There is also the exciting opportunity to help push the creative services of this agency further, playing a big part in pitching for new business (from the design side) and as a consequence, expand the studio team further which would be recognised in your salary package if successful. They are therefore looking for an inspiring candidate with a solid portfolio of design and artwork, having preferably worked on marketing literature, advertising, exhibitions, direct mail, plus a little online / digital projects too. Experience of managing work busy loads and possibly other studio staff would also be advantageous. Able to work in a fast paced environment, working to schedules and delivering within deadlines. This person will also need to be a great communicator (confident in front of clients and colleagues alike) and portray a friendly demeanour. Excellent software skills in InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop, with any basic working ability in HTML would be nice to have. A truly great chance to join a sizeable agency and make your mark. 14 October 2016 11:11:41 +0000 Jnr / Mid Weight Designer This successful brand communication agency based in South Yorkshire are currently going through another growth spurt as a result of an excellent last 12 months. Working on brand creation through to customer engagement across print and digital platforms. Based in an easily accessible location via car, train or bus, commutable from Doncaster, Rotherham, Chesterfield, Sheffield and further afield. B2b and b2c clients ranging from SMEs to national blue chip companies in the fashion, e-commerce, financial, transport, travel sectors and more. Work covering responsive web sites, marketing literature, trade advertising, direct mail, e-marketing and video. This is a requirement for a Mid Weight Designer, one of a number of new vacancies with this current wave of recruitment, A position sitting neatly between the senior creatives and the artworkers, responsible for taking pre conceived concepts and rolling these ideas out across a wide range projects (as work listed above). Using your design expertise to craft these concepts into beautiful layouts and clinically balanced typography, keeping on track within the original concept idea. This will require solid working knowledge of the usual InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop packages, with any additional software abilities an advantage. If you are already have agency experience and are confident this role matches your abilities, please don’t hesitate to contact us with your cv and digital portfolio of work. 13 October 2016 10:10:32 +0000 Project Manager Here is an opportunity to join an amazing agency in Leeds and work with some of the biggest and best clients in the land. This is an agency renowned for the quality and sheer creativity, and they are looking to expand their award winning team. They are looking for the brightest, most vibrant digital project managers Yorkshire has to offer. This opportunity will be responsible for day-to-day responsibility for the smooth and effective running of projects with a focus on great delivery. This will be working across a variety of client projects in a key role. You will work closely with clients, internal teams and third parties to create lasting relationships, managing projects through to concept to delivery. The ideal Project Manager will have a proven track record of successfully managing multiple projects, be confident and incredibly organised and have a knack for creating and developing lasting relationships. 13 October 2016 10:10:32 +0000 Senior Account Manager This is an opportunity to join an agency with an unbeatable pedigree. With an off the chart level of creativity and a client portfolio to die for, this is a team on top of their game and there’s never been a better time to join. An agency like no other and based in the creative heart of Leeds. This is an opportunity to be a part of a forward thinking creative team, playing a key role in delivering and managing some of the most cutting-edge projects and campaigns. If you have a passion for creative excellence, a knack for building lasting client relationships and an ambition to be part of a pioneering team, we want to hear from you! The ideal Senior Account Manager will be able to bring seasoned experience of a range of marketing skills and disciplines, be a team player and will have worked in an integrated agency previously. You will have an infectious enthusiasm and be able to use this to provide an excellent all-round client experience. 13 October 2016 10:10:06 +0000 Digital Account Manager Fancy being a part of a super creative agency like no other? Working with the newest, freshest technologies known to man? GOOD NEWS! An innovative, digital agency is looking to expand their award winning team. They are looking for the brightest, most vibrant digital account managers Yorkshire has to offer. This is an opportunity to join an agency with a fantastic client base boasting some of the world’s most ground-breaking and best known brands. You will have the opportunity to produce some of the most cutting-edge work of your career for brands that hold the attention of a global audience. If you have a passion for digital excellence, a knack for building lasting client relationships and an ambition to be part of a pioneering team - we want to hear from you!! The ideal candidate will live and breathe everything digital. They will share a passion for emerging technologies and will insist on creating inspired, intelligent solutions. They will also be confident in leading the accounts and managing campaigns from creative brief to final production.