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The Drum daily jobs round-up: Portland Communications, TBWA Manchester, DC Thomson, PH Media Group, Devonshire Creative

By Angela Haggerty, Reporter

April 9, 2013 | 3 min read

A digital account manager job is available with Portland Communications in London. The communications and public affairs consultancy has a client list including Google, McDonald's, Apple, Tesco and Vodafone and is looking for an individual who can deliver online reputation projects, website builds and social media strategy development. Applicants should have several years' online and social media marketing experience and excellent proposal-writing skills.

Jobs: Portland Communications seeks a digital account manager

TBWA Manchester is looking for a junior Mac artist with a good working knowledge in digital design and ideally with Flash experience. The work will range from ATL to large volume retail and includes large format and point of sale production. Applicants should be skilled in InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop, while ability to use Quark, Acrobat, Office Suite and Large Format Printing is desirable.

A press officer is required for DC Thomson in east-central Scotland for a salary of £28,000-£33,000. Responsibilities include writing press releases, preparing spokespeople and briefings, managing interviews and providing out of hours press cover when required. Applicants should be educated to degree level or equivalent with a background in communications. Excellent proofreading and interpersonal skills are required for the role, which has a closing date of 12 April for applications.

PH Media group is seeking a designer in the north-west of England. The group's clients include Coca-Cola, Adidas and Harvey Nichols and the company is looking for an individual to help drive its brand forward. For a salary of £17,000-£20,000 plus bonus, applicants should be able to provide a portfolio demonstrating design success in print and digital and a relevant degree or qualification would be beneficial. Applications should be submitted by 16 April.

A senior account manager for a client based in London is required by Devonshire Creative for a salary of £30,000-£35,000 plus benefits. Candidates will require previous agency experience, good project management skills across direct and digital and a good appreciation of creative work. The role will involve managing up to 10 client contacts, as well as an internal team of planners, creative and digital developers.

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