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Creative agency based in Manchester are looking for a Creative Team to join their studio. Ideally you will be an established Creative Team (Art Director & Copywriter) who have worked together for a period of time - however, they are open to finding individual Art Directors and Copywriters who click. This agency are open to the level of experience applicants have. They will consider Junior, Mid or Senior levels. Working in a specialist sector, your role will involve generating campaigns across a range of traditional print and digital channels for a niche market. You must be ideas led and be able to generate original concepts and bring them to life through storytelling. Projects will be varied and involve social, branding, OOH, storyboarding, audio, video, generating online content and design for print. This is a great opportunity to join a small expanding agency in a creative inspiring environment! Please send your CV and work samples through to [email protected]
Junior- Middleweight Graphic Designer
A global firm in the heart of London is expanding their creative team and looking for a junior – midweight designer with strong experience in PowerPoint Presentation and artworking. We are looking for a diligent designer with a strong eye for detail who can work from an initial brief, contribute ideas and engage closely with the client to execute work to a high standard. Ideally you will have experience of working within a corporate environment and have the ability to produce design with a strong visual impact whilst respecting brand guidelines. You must have at least 12 months experience either agency side or in house, and have worked on creating reports with detailed data, presentations, and skilled in both digital and print. A strong command of full Adobe Creative Suite is essential. To apply please send your CV and Portfolio to [email protected]
Senior Account Manager | MedComms
Senior Account Manager wanted in Manchester for leading Medical Communications agency! This outstanding agency have been around for over 20 years, and have emerged as industry leaders within their specialist field - pharmaceutical, scientific, and medical communications. Due to sustained growth, they are looking for a Senior Account Manager to join their team. The successful Senior Account Manager must have a MedComms agency background. Applicants without medical communications experience, agency-side, will not be considered. You will have a proven knowledge of pharmaceutical marketing and MedComms, be proficient in account planning, and be a client-focused leader within the account management team. You will also be equally strategic and commercially-minded, and focused on driving organic growth of your accounts, working collaboratively with various teams across the agency. If successful, you’ll join one of the UK’s leading medical communications agencies, with access to a global network and a hugely impressive client portfolio. With unrivalled training and development opportunities, a generous salary and benefits package, and a supportive team environment, this role won’t be around for long. Manchester MedComms Senior Account Managers - Apply today with your CV to [email protected]!
Junior Account Manager | Marketing Agency
Junior Account Manager wanted in Manchester for leading creative agency! This awesome agency is renowned for delivering world-class work for household name brands, and are now looking for a Junior Account Manager to join the team and work across a range of exciting creative and strategic campaigns. With a hugely-impressive client portfolio, these guys produce work of the highest quality across print, digital, TV, social, and more! To be successful, you must have a solid background within creative or marketing agencies, candidates without agency experience will not be considered. You will be responsible for managing projects from design to delivery, and providing the highest level of service to your clients, taking incoming briefs and reporting on progress throughout. This role requires a deep understanding of briefs to help create an outstanding creative strategy. Along with being a creative thinker, you will have strong business acumen and continually seek out ways to develop key accounts further. In return, you will join an exceptional agency whose success shows no sign of slowing down. You will work among an amazingly talented team, in a super-creative and collaborative environment, with a generous salary and benefits package in cool city centre offices (although they’re mainly working remotely right now!). With well-established structures and processes in commerciality, along with excellent training and development opportunities, this role really offers the chance to take your career to the next level! Manchester Junior Account Managers – this one definitely won’t be around for long so apply today with your CV to [email protected]!
Marketing Executive | Events
Marketing Executive wanted in Lancashire for outstanding educational organisation! This institution has one of the highest success rates in the North-West, and they are now looking for a Marketing Executive to join the team and focus on promoting their virtual event delivery. The successful Marketing Executive will have a minimum of 2 years’ experience along with a relevant degree. You will ideally be experienced across the marketing mix, but events will be your specialism. With Covid having ensured recent events have mostly been held online, experience of delivering virtual events will be a huge advantage. The ideal candidate will be used to working at a fast pace, be creative and innovative, and will thrive on exceeding all stakeholders’ expectations! In return you’ll have the opportunity to join a highly-respected educational organisation and work with a talented team in a collaborative and supportive environment, all with a generous salary and benefits package! Lancashire Marketing Executives, apply today with your CV to [email protected]
Graphic Designer Print-Packaging
An award-winning consumer products business in Blackpool are looking for a Graphic Designer to join their growing business. This opportunity would suit a talented creative with experience in print and packaging, looking for the next step in their career in a fast-paced role. We are looking for at least 3 years’ experience in FMCG packaging, knowledge of print processes and artworking, brochure design and creating eye catching imagery for social media and online content. An interest and knowledge in product photography would be highly advantageous! You must be a confident conceptual designer, able to carry a project through from initial briefing to execution and have a strong eye for detail to ensure all work is in line with required specifics. As the role will also require regular updates on company website, we ‘re looking someone with a basic understand of CMS with WordPress and social media platforms. An expert command of Adobe Create Suite is a must, along with confident communication skills and collaborative thinking. If you would like to be considered to be part of an exciting business at a time of growth, email your CV and Portfolio.
Senior Back-End Developer | Agency
Senior Back-End Developer wanted for outstanding North Manchester marketing agency! This agency has been in business for a number of years and has helped a host of brands stand out from the crowd and look great, thanks to their creative flair and strategic nous. Due to continued and sustained growth, they now require a Senior Back-End Developer to join the team. Working on a range of projects, the successful Senior Back-End Developer will work closely with the agency’s digital, web, creative, and account management teams to create custom applications for a range of clients in a variety of sectors. You will ideally have a minimum of 5 years’ experience, agency-side, and have experience of 3rd party API integrations and the following frameworks: Laraval Symphony PHP MySQL React Node Vue.js This is an opportunity for an established Senior Back-End Developer to join an award-winning team with a renowned agency culture, who consistently achieve exceptional results and go above and beyond for clients. All this with a generous salary and benefits package, and full autonomy in your role! Manchester Senior Back-End Developers – apply with your CV to [email protected]!
Planner | Marketing | 12-Month Contract
Our client, a nationally renowned marketing agency, is looking for an experienced Planner to join the team on a 12 month maternity cover contract, with planning responsibility for some of the agency’s highest profile clients. The successful Planner will oversee research and take a leading role in presenting findings and insights to guide meaningful strategic recommendations. You will maintain strong relationships with key stakeholders within the account handling and creative teams to deliver optimal solutions for your client’s needs. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record working in a similar position, agency-side. You will be able to demonstrate a clear understanding of both online and offline marketing techniques and processes, and possess an excellent grasp of market research techniques. As an experienced Planner, you will be used to working across a range of high-level clients, and managing a range of stakeholders both internally and externally. This is a multi-faceted role, the successful candidate will be part channel planner, part digital planner, and part business analyst. This is an amazing opportunity to join a highly respected agency and work with a range of big-brand clients. You will also receive unrivalled training and development opportunities and a generous salary and benefits package! Manchester Planners, apply today with your CV to [email protected]!
Senior Marketing Executive | 12-Month Contract
Senior Marketing Executive wanted in Lancashire for leading educational institution! This institution is one of the best-known in Lancashire, and due to continued success they are looking for a Senior Marketing Executive to join the team. The successful Senior Marketing Executive will have a minimum of 3 years’ experience, and be fully capable across the marketing mix. Equally comfortable with online and offline marketing, you will have a demonstrable track record of delivering results across content marketing, social media management, PR, and events. You will be both creative and strategic with a commercial mindset. The ideal candidate will be used to working at a fast pace, be confident, dynamic, and influential, and will thrive on delivering outstanding work! In return you’ll have the opportunity to join a long-established educational institution and work with a talented team in a friendly and supportive environment, all with a generous salary and benefits package! Lancashire Senior Marketing Executives, apply today with your CV to [email protected]
Mid- Senior Graphic Designer
An exciting company based in the luxury travel and events industry with a global reach, is looking for a strong creative to join their creative studio based in South West London. This is an exciting role that would suit a proactive and dynamic conceptual designer, looking to create memorable design that delivers considered thinking with high impact across a wide range of creative platforms. Due to the varied nature of the work, we are looking for an ambitious designer with at least 3 years’ experience working across print, digital marketing campaigns – a background in the events and exhibitions space would be a plus! You must be able to communicate your ideas clearly and effectively, and happy to work on simple and straightforward design to the more intricate, complex and innovative. The successful candidate will need to be confident working from concept through to execution and have experience of working alongside copywriters to deliver striking and eye-catching design campaigns. Expert command of Adobe CC and MS office is a must, as well as a portfolio showcasing creative flair and innovative work. To apply for this challenging and rewarding role within an ambitious company, send your CV and Portfolio to [email protected]
PR & Social Media Account Manager | B2C
PR & Social Media Account Manager wanted in Manchester for outstanding PR agency! This fab agency continues to evolve and grow, and has developed a reputation as one of the UK’s leading agencies. Due to sustained success, they are looking for a PR & Social Media Account Manager to join the team. To be successful you will have at least 3 years agency experience, and be equally skilled across PR and Social Media. You will have developed your skills within a Consumer PR agency, ideally across big brand clients, and be comfortable with both strategy and delivery. The ideal candidate will be an excellent writer, with a strong network of both traditional media and influencer contacts, and have a proven track record of running targeted social media campaigns. You will also be a key point of contact for your clients, requiring a commercial mindset to spot opportunities and develop accounts. In return, you will have the opportunity to join a multi award-winning agency, with an unrivalled culture and team environment. They also offer exceptional training and development opportunities, a generous salary and benefits package, and like to have fun too! Manchester PR & Social Media Account Managers, apply today with your CV to [email protected]!
PR Account Manager | B2C
One of Manchester’s leading PR agencies are looking for a PR Account Manager to join the team and support a number of new client wins! The year so far has brought expansion, new clients, and industry recognition, and with huge future plans this fab agency are looking for an equally awesome PR Account Manager to work across a range of Consumer clients, including some household name brands! The successful PR Account Manager will have at least 3 year’s Consumer PR experience, agency side. You will have access to a strong network of contacts within the Consumer press and among online influencers. It goes without saying that you will be an outstanding writer, and use your skills to really get under the skin of brands and generate a buzz for your clients. But what’s in it for you? You’ll be joining one of Manchester’s coolest agencies at an incredibly exciting time in their evolution. You’ll join a super-talented and creative team, and work across some of the UK’s best-known brands, with loads of fun perks. All with a generous salary and benefits package, in fab city centre offices! Manchester PR Account Managers – apply with your CV to [email protected]!
Freelance Recruitment Consultant
Become Part of Our Team! London or Manchester based We are looking to recruit a Freelance Recruitment Consultant to work alongside the existing Freelance team. This is a successful, established & warm desk where New Business Development is key. This is an exciting opportunity for someone to cover all London locations! You might be living in London currently – or you may live in the North of England and have existing relationships with London clients? – either way, this is your chance to get your teeth into a busy & vibrant established market with some of our impressive existing clients! We’re open to ideas and applicants, so drop us a line!... Ideally you will have 2-3 years+ London recruitment experience in the Freelance/Contract/Temp market and ideally experience in the creative fields eg: Digital, Design, Marketing, Client Services or PR etc. About Us: Become is a specialist digital & creative recruitment agency. Our Manchester & London offices are based in the heart of the city centre, within easy reach of transport routes, bars, restaurants & great shops! We also have established offices in Sydney & Melbourne. We work with some of the most creative individuals, agencies and brands across the UK and have excellent connections within the creative, digital & clients services space. We cover Freelance, permanent and contract briefs in an exciting sector with impressive client names and talented candidates. We offer a competitive basic salary along with a rewarding commission structure and great benefits! Please apply in confidence to [email protected] Interviews will be done via video initially. We may suggest a social distanced meet & greet during the final interview stages (depending on government guidance). A normal flexible working week will consist of 3 days in the office and 2 days working from home (things will change when government guidance changes). Our offices & building space are fully compliant with all Covid-19 measures.
An established organisation based in Manchester city centre is looking to recruit a Mid Weight Packaging Designer for its in-house studio team. On a day-to-day basis your role will involve creating original and eye catching designs for a whole host of packaging ranges, along with artworking. Previous packaging experience is essential to fulfil this role. It would suit someone who has come from a fast paced FMCG background. Other projects will include catalogues, presentations, branding, digital asset creation and promotional material. You will be working across a variety of brands on a whole range of different packaging projects. This company covers a big mixture of sectors including gardening, household, automotive, DIY, stationery, cosmetics and sports aids. This is a fast paced environment, so excellent attention to detail and a the ability to hit deadlines is key. You will need to have a high level of skill using Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign, along with a sound knowledge of artworking. As well as producing original creative designs, you will be adhering to brand guidelines for certain brands and creating new brand identities for others. You will need some technical knowledge producing cutter guides and supporting the artworker, creating mock-ups and manipulating images. This is a great opportunity to join a friendly company that has a real family feel to it. Fantastic location in the NQ and a great building with original features! Please send your CV and work samples to [email protected]