The Drum Jobs 09 October 2015 14:02:12 +0000 Senior Designer Job Title: Senior Designer Location: Leeds Salary: £35-£40K About the Senior Designer Role As the Senior Designer you will join a fast paced, super creative agency, based in Leeds. Specialising in retail, they work with some huge brands and are passionate about building long lasting relationships. You will work across all kinds of print and digital media creating off the rail ideas and using a Mac produce out of this world designs that exceed client expectations and set unrivalled standards. This is a super exciting time to be joining the team. They will be taking on some brand new accounts and expanding their team so now is the time to jump straight in their basket! About You You will be bursting with energy, passion and excitement. You will sit in a creative team of 8 and play a crucial part in developing the key accounts, you must be confident as this role is client facing. You will come equipped with a fantastic portfolio that proves you have worked across a diverse range of clients and you will be an inspiring mentor for the junior members of the team. Essential Skills ·         5+ years experience in creative agency ·         Expert in Adobe Creative Suite ·         Familiar with working on retail accounts What to do next So if you are the Tommy to their Hilfiger, the Vera to their Wang then please get in touch to Nicola Stelfox at Better Placed on  0161 238 6700 or drop me a line... 09 October 2015 13:01:31 +0000 Account Director Our client, one of the fastest growing integrated Marketing agencies in West Yorkshire, is currently looking for an experienced Account Director to work on a mix of exciting brands. With the support of a stellar account handling team, you will be taking the lead on some of the agency’s key accounts; nurturing existing client relationships and helping to grow accounts organically through deep insight and getting under the skin of the brand to fully understand their requirements. We are looking for a Senior Account Manager looking to take the step up to AD level, or a strategic Account Director looking for a brand new challenge. Either way, you will have a strong passion for brands, be commercially driven, have previous retail marketing experience and have demonstrable experience of leading and managing a team. You will be a strong relationship builder and an advocate of the agency. Please apply now to hear more information about this exciting opportunity. 09 October 2015 09:09:47 +0000 PR Senior Account Executive/ Junior Account Manager Incredible opportunity for a Senior PR Account Executive/ Junior Account Manager to join an impressive agency during an exciting period of growth. This boutique PR agency has gone from strength to strength in recent years and is in need of an ambitious Senior Account Executive/JAM to join the team and hit the ground running. Not your average PR agency these guys set the bar high and rightly so, their client portfolio amazing! Riving the big agencies these guys have an unique and tailored approach to PR, offering a consultative service to their clients and always ensuring they’re going above and beyond to ensure impressive results,. It’s this approach that sets them apart form the norm and the reason clients keep coming back for more. As a small team they’re looking for an experienced account handler who’s’ a confident writer, happy in client facing scenarios, has a good grasp of social media and isn’t afraid of a challenge! If you’re keen to progress quickly, work on a range of greats clients and are passionate about the PR industry then this award winning agency is the place for you. Send your CV today to find out more! 08 October 2015 17:05:14 +0000 Head of Photography Job Title: Head of Photography Location: Leeds Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per annum About the Head of Photography Role As the Head of Photography you will be all about the image! You will play a crucial part in communicating with the creative team, accounts team and most importantly the client. You will be futuristic, always looking for the newest, brightest thing that will ooze excellence in the imagery your team will produce. As the Head of Photography your responsibilities will be the overall management of the photography from inception to completion on client accounts. You will take “the big idea” and sell the visual representation in pitch meetings, exceeding client expectations and inspiring confidence. You will communicate clearly with internal teams, photographers, art director, account handlers and the Head of Creative to ensure that everything photographic is of high quality and standards are being met. You will also be responsible for hard negotiations with clients, production houses and modelling agencies; backbone is required. About You If a walk in the park is what you are after then you need not apply. You must have a strong work ethic, be extremely confident when presenting and communicating to all level stake holders. You will be highly organised, focused and a good time keeper. As well as this you will be positive, motivating and the go to person. Essential Skills Minimum of 5 years experience in a creative agency / consultancy environment Experience in a Senior Design / Art Director / Lead Creative... 06 October 2015 18:06:28 +0000 Digital Media Account Manager - top agency in Leeds Our client is a leading digital agency based in Leeds. Following continued new business wins, they are seeking a Digital Media Account Manager to join their team. The role includes working across all digital media channels and we are keen to speak to Account Managers who have experience across PPC, SEO, Display and Affiliates. Sector wise, you'll work on blue chip clients across a wide range of sectors including travel, retail, finance and automotive. The role is client facing and you will be responsible for identifying digital media solutions for clients with proven ROI. You should have a digital direct response background, be performance and target driven, highly numerate with strong attention to detail. Man management experience is desirable. Our client will stretch the salary to SAM level candidates so if you've a little more experience, please do get in touch. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 18 September 2015 06:06:20 +0000 Group Account Director Better Placed are looking for a senior level account handler with extensive experience working with brands in both the B2C and B2B sectors. The role will primarily focus on FMCG clients so experience within these markets is essential. We are looking for candidates who have proven track record in delivering projects across the full marketing mix, although experience of the shopper marketing discipline will be a distinct advantage. This is a truly exciting opportunity where you can have a real impact on the agency's success, working in a dynamic business with clients who want to receive strategic and creative input. Reporting directly to the CEO, you will be able to build on a successful platform, using your experience to develop a team to further achieve. Desired Skills and Experience Educated to degree level Circa 10 years experience in creative agency account handling Experience in managing successful teams of at least 5 people Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build and develop strategic relationships with people Proven track record of managing and growing client relationships Proven track record of identifying new growth opportunities and winning new business Integrated marketing experience with a particular emphasis on FMCG brands and the creation of promotional / shopper marketing campaigns Strong financial management and business planning skills If you think this role is for you, then please apply using the following link or call Steph at Better Placed. 17 September 2015 12:12:35 +0000 SENIOR EVENT MANAGER GB14374 Fantastic opportunity to join growing event agency and lead across a fantastic portfolio of UK and international events. This event agency are fast becoming one of the leading names in the industry! With key focus on creating close knit client relationships through the delivery of exceptional events, they have established a brilliant client base. Working across various sectors including FMCG, manufacturing and retail, events can vary from product launches and incentives through to conferences and large scale exhibitions based throughout the UK and overseas. Due to their on-going success, they are now seeking a Senior Event Manager to join their team. This an exciting chance to work across some of the agencies most established accounts and deliver a broad spectrum of events. Responsibilities will include: Account management including retaining and developing key accounts Client liaison Taking initial client brief Proposal writing and pitching Managing the entire event delivery Oversee events team Budget management On-site management The ideal candidate must have previous event agency experience, having provided full end to end management across a varied range of events. Proven experience of account management is also a must as is the ability to oversee a team. Most important is having the ability to use your creativity and initiative to ensure each event is as unique as the last. In return for your commitment, you will become part of remarkable team who are committed in going above and beyond to ensure they hit the brief time and time again! Live... 17 September 2015 08:08:31 +0000 PPC Executive Leeds coolest digital agency is on the hunt for a savvy PPC Executive to join their award winning team! Having experienced and impressive period of growth in thee early part of this year the team need some pay per click talent to join the team and support in the development of the department. Taking the above into consideration it's no surprise that when the agency recruit they look for exceptional talent and in this case they need a PPC Executive to join the team. The agency offers the full digital marketing suite but PPC is in a league of its own and is therefore a key element of the agencies products. You’ll be tasked with working alongside an impressive team and supporting them in the development and implementation of PPC campaigns. Responsible for supporting on numerous high profile clients, advising on their budget spend for paid search across all search engines to maximize visibility on key search terms and increase click-through and revenue from PPC campaigns. It’s an amazing opportunity for a dedicated paid search executive looking for a company and progress with them as the agency grows. This is a rare chance to be part of a unique agency at an exciting time in their history. Don’t miss out on the chance to be part of it. Apply today for immediate consideration! 17 September 2015 08:08:54 +0000 Senior Creative PR Manager Senior Digital PR professional looking for the next step in your career? This top digital agency is looking for an Online PR/Content Manager to join their award winning team and work across a variety of well-known clients in an assortment of sectors including leisure, fashion and technology. They want this person to be able to work across a mix of integrated PR campaigns; developing social media and digital content for a mix of industries. Ideally you will come from a similar background and have gained some relevant commercial experience and a sound understanding of online PR. Working closely with clients you will be responsible for developing creative ideas and implementing campaigns while communicating key information via online platforms. This role will see you writing content, building relationships with the media and working with the SEO team. In addition to the activity you'll generate you will also be involved in planning and brainstorming sessions, have regular contact with the clients and work closely with many of the specialist digital teams to ensure the best result for your clients In return, you will be working with a top performing agency in a creative and dynamic team. You will be given top training and the chance to develop and progress internally. As one of the most dynamic roles around they will require someone with a combined passion for digital and PR. Send your CV today for immediate consideration! 09 October 2015 17:05:30 +0000 Front End Developer (Central Leeds Agency) This award winning city centre digital agency produce cutting edge digital solutions for clients in a variety of sectors. They are currently seeking a talented Front End Developer to join their busy team. Youll be a driven and ambitious digital professional with a passion for development and problem solving. Youll enjoy keeping abreast with emerging technologies and will strive to ensure that the work you produce is at the forefront of evolving technology. Suitable candidates will have experience in the following HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, design and UX skills would be useful but this is a development role rather than a design one. The company offer a competitive package and opportunities for further professional and personal progression as well as opportunities to work with a supportive team of dedicated digital professionals. 09 October 2015 01:01:36 +0000 C#.NET Developer Sopra Steria Recruitment are looking for a C#.NET Developer to join a public sector organisation in Leeds on permanent basis. C#.NET Developer Leeds 40,217 to 42,957 + package C#.NET Developer is required to work on major transformation programmes, delivering exciting and challenging technical solutions while ensuring appropriate support arrangements are in place. To be considered for the position of a C#.NET Developer, you must have: " Application development experience " Experience of implementing complex Sharepoint solutions, including Corporate EDRMS, Web and Intranet CMS " Experience designing and implementing best practice standards in application development and testing " Ability to coach and mentor other team members In return, you will receive a fantastic basic salary as well as a minimum of 26 days holiday, home working and flexi time and a pension scheme. To be considered for the position of a C#.NET Developer, please apply immediately to avoid disappointment. Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited acts as both an employment business and as an employment agency. 07 October 2015 15:03:10 +0000 Senior Digital Account Executive A well established Leeds Digital Agency based are in the process of expanding their client services team and are looking for a digital account executive / senior digital account executive to work with their client base of household name brands. As digital account executive you will be responsible for assisting the digital account manager and account directors the timely delivery of all digital projects You will work on a variety of platforms from mobile apps to E-Commerce affiliate sites. To apply for this position you must have a minimum of 12 months experience gained working in an agency environment and more importantly you must be passionate about all things digital. This is a great opportunity to work with a nationally renowned agency in a fantastic agency space, the company offer opportunities for both personal and professional progression. 07 October 2015 14:02:45 +0000 Senior Front End Developer Tired of working with the same old brands? How about getting some work for some of the worlds biggest brands in your portfolio? This renowned creative marketing agency have offices on three continents and work with some of the biggest FMCG brands in the world. They have an established Yorkshire office which is based in the heart of Leeds city centre but works with companies based all over the globe. Due to the expansion of the Leeds office, they are currently looking for a Senior Front End Developer to join their busy studio team and work across a range of different projects; web sites, tools, applications and complete rich media campaigns. As a senior developer, you will be tasked with creating dynamic, data driven solutions for new and existing online destinations; using your knowledge of current trends and emerging technology to select the best possible route for each project. Technically, you will be advanced with HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, and jQuery and will have experience in working with social media sites and in building apps; being able to convert product requirements into a clearly coded end product. You will be capable of mentoring junior developers showing them your best working practices and playing a key role in their professional development. You will also be confident in dealing with clients, key stakeholders and other teams, being able communicate effectively and persuasively. This is a great opportunity to work with some amazing clients and see your work on the worlds stage. If you would like to know more, please apply with your CV and portfolio... 07 October 2015 13:01:32 +0000 IT Network Design Expert / IT Network Design Engineer IT Network Design Expert / IT Network Design Engineer Overview: The position is for an experienced Network Design Engineer to be allocated to multiple projects. You will produce Low Level Network Designs with associated Security Designs if required for approval internally, progress to TDA and following through to US for approval in exceptions. This is an outstanding opportunity to work for the largest retail company in the world who can offer you the following: Fun vibrant environment (Asda culture!!) Fantastic career opportunities In-depth 12 week training, plus regular training courses to keep you updated with all the latest technologies. Flexible working Free parking Excellent benefits Voluntary Community Events - Help the local community through scheduled events during working hours Scope of Role: You will be supporting the IT Technical Team Manager in the development & design of network infrastructure to support multiple projects and strategy work You will be supporting IT Infrastructure project managers to deliver against our business plan You will be supporting the IT project delivery team through design of network technologies required to enable next generation retail applications You will provide networking technical advice and expertise to IT service operations & project team peers You will report into the Technical Team Manager, Network Design for technical aspects and the associated project manager for the multiple projects Personal Qualities: Proactive Structured and logical thinker to enable network design decisions Honest... 06 October 2015 18:06:41 +0000 Interim Head of Digital Media - Leeds Our client is a leading digital media agency based in LEEDS.  We're on the hunt for an Interim Head of Digital Media to join them from mid to end December 2015 through to August 2016.  We're looking for a digital media specialist and someone who has a good hybrid mix across SEO, PPC, Affiliates, Display and Social Media.  It's essential that you have led teams previously and that you have solid skills managing senior level client decision makers and in growing and retaining accounts.   The agency has a terrific reputation and an impressive roster of blue chip clients across the financial, travel and retail sectors. If you're a senior agency side digital media specialist who is looking for a 6-8 month contract, please get in touch with Fiona Christian ASAP. 06 October 2015 10:10:24 +0000 Digital Senior Account Executive Agency: An award winning Digital agency in Leeds is on the lookout for an experienced Digital Senior Account Executive to come on board and manage a variety of brilliant accounts and projects. My client is looking for a Digital Senior Account Executive to excel across a range of platforms including digital, print, social media and outdoor by working with a range of exciting clients across fashion and retail. Based in the heart of Leeds, with amazing new offices just a stone’s throw away from the train station. This well-established agency are now looking to grow and need an Digital Senior Account Executive with brilliant management skills and the drive to tackle a challenge head-on. The role: Maintain, plan, execute and manage digital campaigns across multiple channels Communicating with clients on a daily basis to maintain and build key relationships Provide detailed reports, reviews and demonstrate performance levels based from data Help create digital media plans Create and present campaign strategies The Ideal candidate: Digital/Integrated agency experience Excellent understanding of digital marketing campaigns Exceptional attention to detail Collaborative team player with effective relationship management skills Strong organiser with clear communications skills Does this sound like an opportunity that you can’t let get away? Then don’t miss out, apply now… 05 October 2015 13:01:23 +0000 PPC Analyst PPC Analyst Harrogate £16K - £22K depending on experience Our client is actively seeking an experience PPC analyst due to growth at their Head office. Our client is seeking an experienced PPC Analyst who has proven experience on Setting up PPC Campaigns, providing analysis and recommendations for any changes Managing a budget of up £20K per month on Campaign spends Providing regular competitor analysis and reports Provide Performance reports The ideal candidate should have strong analytical skills, and proven PPC Campaign management, experience of managing the budget spend and reporting on the results. For further details please forward your CV for immediate consideration 05 October 2015 13:01:23 +0000 Digital Marketing Assistant Digital Marketing Assistant £16K - £22K depending on experience Our client a leading in their industry are actively seeking a Digital Marketing Assistant to join a strong Marketing team in Doncaster. Responsible to the Digital Marketing Manager you will be responsible for: Plan and deliver digital marketing campaigns Plan and develop original engaging digital content Develop multi channel content/campaigns - both on and offline Evaluate Digital Marketing performance and conduct SEO audits of the website Manage 3rd party indexes and profiles Manage agency relationships from creative briefing through to production, ensuring campaigns are delivered on time and to budget Key Duties will include: Manage E-marketing and PPC campaigns Co-ordinate social media activity Monitor and analyse digital Marketing activity and reports Using a selection of analysis tools including Google Analytics and integrating with Microsoft CRM propose enhancements to the website, to produce better results The ideal candidate should have excellent communication skills, proven Digital marketing experience, experience of analysing web statics, Copywriting, with strong IT skills, qualified to degree level with a marketing or related qualification would be desirable, Some travel may be required for the role, across different office and occasionally in Europe as and when required, ideally you will need to be able to drive for this role 02 October 2015 09:09:58 +0000 Digital Communications Manager Orchard is recruiting for one of the worlds leading organisations in the medical care sector, based in Leeds. Since they started over 10 years ago, theyve grown to have numerous offices around the UK and the world. Due to growth and success this organisation are now looking for a Digital Communications Manager to join the existing marketing communications team. As Digital Communications Manager you will have the opportunity to create and implement a full strategy that will compliment the overarching marketing strategy and will assist in developing new relationships with clients across the UK. You will create and manage social media and e-mail marketing campaigns aimed at professionals within the medical care sector, as well as SEO, PPC and online content. The successful candidate will be extremely creative and will have proven experience of implementing a full-scale digital strategy and management. This organisation has developed a strong reputation within their market and is looking for someone to continue and carry this momentum through their digital communications. The ideal candidate will have strong leadership skills, excellent digital communications skills with 5 years experience, or more. If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience and would like to apply, please submit your CV and covering letter. 01 October 2015 16:04:18 +0000 PR Senior Account Executive Senior PR Account Executive or PR Account Manager PR Agency Leeds 22,000 to 26,000 Fantastic opportunity to join a brilliant Leeds based agency who are looking to expand their team! This agency work across some fantastic blue chip clients within the business to business space and the campaigns they get involved in are high profile offline and online PR campaigns. Youd be working on great CSR stories, thought leadership pieces, trade PR, media relations and social media management. The agency have a great culture, they work had but the environment is relaxed and they offer their employees a lot of freedom and flexibility in their working day. They have a client focused approach and work in a creative environment where ideas are encouraged at all levels and they are looking for a candidate with excellent writing skills, bags of enthusiasm and a hunger to develop a brilliant PR career Key Responsibilities: - Client management - Generating coverage - regionally and nationally - Building relationships with journalists across national, trade and regional press - Creating brilliant press releases, features and CSR stories - Social media management The successful candidate will: - Have excellent writing skills - Come from a PR agency, in house PR or journalism background b2b or consumer This agency is based in Leeds and is easily commutable from across South Yorkshire, Bradford, Dewsbury, Huddersfield, Wakefield, Halifax, Wetherby, Castleford, Sheffield and Doncaster. The agency are keen to recruit a fantastic writer with the potential to be a... 01 October 2015 00:12:29 +0000 Web Developer Web Developer An exciting opportunity to join an evolving computer company and work in a fast paced environment. You must be proficient in PHP, JavaScript, HTML5, XML, CSS, mod rewrite, SSH, Ajax, MySQL databases, PCI Compliance, FTP, SEO and have experience in working with and remotely maintaining a Linux server. It is equally as important that you are sociable, open minded and ready for a challenge. You will be working with thousands of lines of code that have been hand-written and form part of a custom written CRM system that has been developed from the ground upwards over the past 12 years. You role will involve improving the CRM system, improving security, replacing deprecated code, re-writing some files and the ability to develop a website in multiple languages, however it is not essential to read, write or speak different languages. You should enjoy writing code and be able to find solutions to almost any problem. Whilst reporting to the company MD, you will be working for the benefit of 75+ staff to make their duties easier and improve on efficiencies where possible. Other favourable skills: • Experience in creating and editing images in Adobe Photoshop. • Knowledge of high specification computers and laptops. • Ability to maintain/upgrade vBulletin forums and live chat software. • Very basic experience of Visual Basic, C++ or the willingness to learn new languages. 30 September 2015 16:04:10 +0000 Artworkers - Junior and Senior Junior Artworker & Senior Artworker Agency Barnsley Competitive Blue Skies Marketing Recruitment is looking for 2 talented Artworkers to join a highly regarded agency located in the picturesque county of Yorkshire. This agency are highly regarded within their industry and have built up a loyal and secure clientbase through their beautiful, engaging and sympathetic design for clients, within the heritage, museum and education sectors. The winner of many awards, this agency are growing ever stronger and are in the throes of adding to their already dedicated studio team. Working within a team of around 8, you will be a crucial piece of their puzzle working with excellent attention to detail at a fast pace and meeting the brief to the letter. To be considered for these roles you must havesufficient experiencewithin an agency similar to this as well as an eye for detail and your artwork accuracy must be second to none. You must have previous experience working within a similar environment, under pressure with the ability to work smartly as part of a team. You must be highly competent in the Adobve Creative Suite including InDesign and Illustrator and you must have worked across a wide variety of publications including magazines, look books, brochures, workbooks and you must be confident in putting together multipage documents. If you have skills and experience relevant to these roles then please apply online in the first instance, if you are shortlisted youwill need to provide a portfolio that is packed full of high quality work across a variety of sectors... 28 September 2015 15:03:51 +0000 Business Development Manager This successful and well known South Yorkshire agency have been established for over a decade. Going from strength to strength they are looking for a talented Business Development Manager to help them sustain and increase their continued growth. As Business Development Manager you will help promote the agency, who specialise in creative design and marketing to significantly increase revenue. The agency has a strong client base and as Business Development Manager, you will be expected to nurture these relationships. As well as identifying commercial opportunities with existing clients, you will also be responsible for researching, sourcing and developing new relationships. Ideally, the successful candidate will have some previous experience in a sales role within an agency environment but experience of sales within other sectors will also be considered. To apply you should understand and have a proven track record in the full sales cycle. The commission structure and base salary are both very attractive and the targets are certainly achievable. If you feel that you would be a good fit for this role please apply now for a confidential chat. 28 September 2015 15:03:34 +0000 Account Executive One of Sheffields most creative marketing agencies are currently looking for an account executive to join their busy team. They specialise in design, branding and digital, have a great reputation and work with a whole host of well known brands. If you are interested and have a least a years experience gained in a fast paced agency environment with exposure to a mixture of accounts then this opportunity would be ideal for you. As an account executive, you will work on multiple accounts. Working closely with the account managers you will brief creative teams, keep clients clients up to date with developments and ensure that work is delivered on time and to budget. The company offer a relaxed and friendly working environment, sensible working hours and plenty of extra perks. If youd like to know more, please apply now or contact me for a confidential chat. 28 September 2015 15:03:59 +0000 Digital Account Manager / Project Manager A this successful South Yorkshire creative agency is looking for a strong digital account manager with good project management skills to join their team. This is a great opportunity for someone looking for a hybrid AM/PM role working on some fantastic clients. You will work closely with clients, helping to work out solutions to their business problems. They will also be responsible for leading a number of client accounts and managing projects, from end to end, across a range of digital channels. As well as a strong client services background, the successful candidate must also be able to manage budgets, scheduling and write great documentation. Skills and Experience - A strong client services background. - Good PM skills (writing and responding to briefs, scheduling and budgets). - Strong digital experience across websites, banners, social media and mobile. - Agency background. - Experience of working on big brands. - A passion for digital innovation. If you like the sound of this role and would like more information please either apply now or give me a call for a confidential chat.