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Senior UI Designer
Salary: £30-40k One of Manchester’s top rated Web development agency is looking for a Senior UI designer to join their team. You will need a deep understanding of UI design across web and mobile applications and be responsible for devising customer journeys, wireframing, designing responsive websites and mobile apps. Experience in Figma, Adobe Creative Suite, Balsamiq and Zeplin. Take challenging complex projects and conceptualise user-friendly and simple designs, with problem solving from concept to high fidelity, interactive products. Your portfolio must include examples of desktop UI, mobile UI, micro-UI, branding and UX. You must also have a strong understanding of CRO and multi-variant testing. An added extra to this job spec is the ability to design more traditional projects such as branding and brochure work using Adobe Creative Suite. Great opportunity to join a digital agency that has been established for nearly 20 years. Please send your CV and portfolio examples to firstname.lastname@example.org
Email Marketing Executive
Role: Email Marketing Exec Location: Lancashire Salary: £21-23k A Multi-channel, retail e-commerce company which is based in the north west of England is looking for an Email Marketing Exec to join their team! The successful candidate will play a vital role in the continued growth of the business, managing email marketing campaigns for a portfolio of products. This role will be responsible for inputting email marketing activity into the wider marketing strategy to help achieve overall marketing KPIs by managing all email campaigns. Additionally, you will create engaging campaigns and carry out segmentation of the database to implement marketing strategies. The ideal candidate for this role will have a demonstrable track record in a similar position. Having both CRM and affiliate marketing experience would be a bonus. This is a great opportunity to work for a brilliant organisation and take the next step in your careers. Please apply now for immediate consideration! Please send your CV’s through to email@example.com
Well established full service agency based in Cheshire is looking to expand it’s existing team with the addition of a Mid-Snr Artworker. The role will involve producing print ready Artwork on a day-to-day basis, along with following brand guidelines and carrying style guides through a wide range of retail print projects. You will need to have previous experience working in a busy studio environment, along with proven skills using InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop. This role will require you to work on a variety of print projects such as catalogues, brochures, leaflets, DM and other corporate literature. You must have an excellent eye for detail, accuracy, layout and typography, as well as being able to cast a creative eye over finished artwork. Excellent communications skills are essential, along with the ability to work well as part of a busy studio team. If you wish to apply for this role please send your CV & work samples through to firstname.lastname@example.org
Expanding integrated agency with new offices based in Yorkshire is looking for a Creative Partner to head up the agency's creative offering. Pitching to some of the best well known brands, your role will involve working across numerous channels and projects, such as branding, customer experience, product design, packaging, identity, product innovation, content, social, tech, events and employee engagement. Experience with managing, running, developing & growing creative teams is crucial, as is coming up with creative strategy, creative concepts & ideas, delivering client pitches, building & developing client relationships and producing award winning work. Previous big agency and big brand experience across ATL, BTL, TTL and online are essential for this role. Ideally you'll have worked across a broad mix of clients & sectors in the past and can bring a wealth of entrepreneurial experience to the agency. This is an exciting key role within an exciting period of growth for this agency! Please send your CV and portfolio to email@example.com
PR Account Executive | B2B
One of Manchester’s best-known PR agencies are looking for a PR Account Executive to join their B2B team! This year so far has brought expansion, new clients, and multiple awards, and with huge plans for further growth this fab agency are looking for an equally awesome PR Account Executive to work across a range of B2B clients! The successful PR Account Executive will ideally have at least 12 month’s B2B PR experience, agency side. You will have begun to build a network of contacts within the B2B press and among online influencers. It goes without saying that you will be an talented 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 super-exciting brands, from awesome start-ups to established names. This agency has a renowned culture and genuine team environment - these guys love to have fun and their celebrate success. All with a generous salary and benefits package! Manchester PR Account Executives – apply with your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Planning Director | Marketing Agency
Our client, a global marketing agency network, is looking for a Planning Director to join their Leeds team! The successful Planning Director will focus on owned channels – brand identity, customer experience, packaging/in-store, tech, identity, innovation – and will be required to advise and consult on the role Tech can play in marketing. As Planning Director, you will take a leading role in presenting findings and insights to guide meaningful strategic recommendations and deliver optimal solutions for your client’s needs. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of developing integrated marketing strategies across the customer journey, agency-side. You will be able to demonstrate a clear understanding of both online and offline marketing techniques, and possess an excellent grasp of analytical processes. As an experienced Planner, you will be used to working across high-level clients, and managing a range of stakeholders both internally and externally. This is an amazing opportunity for a Planning Director to join a global agency and work across a range of high-profile campaigns. You will also benefit from unrivalled training and development opportunities, a generous salary and benefits package, and work with a super talented team! Leeds Planning Directors, apply today with your CV to email@example.com!
Motion Graphic Designer
One of the top online payment companies in Central London is looking for a talented Motion Graphic Designer to join their growing inhouse Brand Design Team to shape the future of Motion Graphics for the entire Company! You will be a vital part of this creative team as you will be helping to develop the company’s global moving image requirements. Projects will range from motion graphics and animations through to video edits, social content, external events, product/ web user interactions and various other internal and external animation requirements. Working closely with the Group Creative Director and other team members across Europe, you will be required to brainstorm, sketch, verbalise and bring to life, your ideas and motion work. You will proactively drive creative delivery on your projects and across the studio, aiding in the overall creative output across moving image. A key part of this role will also be to advise on all film-related tasks and collaborate with the design team to concept, storyboard, edit and create engaging and compelling work for original video content. Other responsibilities will include: - 2D and 3D animation - Experience animating interactions for the use of online and digital products - Video editing & basic colour correction along with audio mixing. - Have strong presentations skills, with the ability to explain and communicate your thought processes or why you should push the boundaries - A keen eye for design, typography and layout - A willing to learn and always be up to date with the latest motion and design trends. - Able to work autonomously or in a team. Software: - Proficient in After Effects, Premiere and Cinema 4D - Experience working in Sketch If you are looking to work for a very forward-thinking company with great benefits then please apply with your up to date CV and showreel.
SEO Manager | Digital Agency
SEO Manager wanted for awesome Manchester digital agency! This award-winning agency has seen tremendous growth year-on-year, and are now looking for an experienced SEO Manager to join the team and help drive further growth. The successful candidate will have a solid background within an SEO Manager role, ideally agency-side, and be comfortable managing high-level SEO campaigns. Reporting directly to the Head of Search, you will be an influential leader within the SEO team, and a dynamic presence with clients, from taking the initial brief, to reporting back on progress and return on investment. Responsible for monthly client reporting, as SEO Manager you will have a strong working knowledge of tools such as Google Search Console, Screaming Frog, Deep Crawl, and Moz, and possess expertise in integrating SEO with overall digital strategy. It goes without saying you will be skilled in developing keyword-rich, SEO friendly content! In return, you will be joining a dynamic agency at a super-exciting time in their evolution, in a role which offers a large degree of autonomy and scope for further growth, among a talented team in a creative and collaborative environment! Manchester SEO Managers - this one won’t be around for long. Apply today with your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org!
Paid Social Executive | Agency
Multi award-winning Manchester agency are looking for a Paid Social Executive to join their super-talented team! This outstanding agency have experienced exceptional growth over the past number of years, and now require a superstar Paid Social Executive to join their ranks. The successful candidate will have at least 12 months’ experience in a similar role, preferably agency side. Working closely with colleagues in the agency’s digital and social media teams, you will play a key role in the planning and implementation of Paid Social campaigns for your clients, who will include some of the world’s biggest brands. In return, you will join one of the UK’s most impressive agency networks and develop your skills further among an incredibly talented team in a creative and collaborative environment, in cool city-centre offices with an awesome salary and benefits package! Manchester Paid Social Executives – this one won’t be around for long. Apply today with your CV to email@example.com!
Front End Developer
Senior Designer Salary: £35-45k depending of experience, they might budge for the right person. Location: Cheshire An innovative organisation based in Cheshire is looking for a Senior Designer to join their creative team! Using CAD, my client is looking for someone who would be able to create impressive product & packaging visuals for digital presentations. The successful candidate would be able to bring the product to life on-screen and manage multiple projects at any one time. Any experience within the beauty sector field would be a bonus. This is a great opportunity to work for an ambitious fast-growing company. Please send your CV through to firstname.lastname@example.org
Paid Media Manager | Digital Agency
Paid Media Manager wanted in Manchester for awesome start-up digital agency! Based in Manchester city centre, these guys are new on the scene and have huge plans for further growth, and are now looking for a Paid Media Manager to join the team and take the lead with Paid Search and Social activity for their clients. The successful candidate will have a solid background within Paid Media, ideally agency side, and be comfortable managing budgets and implementing campaigns that will deliver measurable ROI. You will be strong analytically and commercially sound, and comfortable liaising with clients and reporting back on campaign progress. As these guys are still in start-up mode, they’re looking for someone with drive and energy who will match their ambition and help to build and grow the agency! In return, you will be joining a dynamic and innovative agency at a super exciting time in their evolution, in a role which offers a high degree of autonomy and scope for further growth, working among a talented team in cool city centre offices! Manchester Paid Media Managers – apply today with your CV to email@example.com!
Creative agency based in Manchester city centre is looking for a Designer who can also Artwork to join their team. This role will involve around 60% creative and 40% artwork, so someone who is a good all-rounder with a great balance of skills is essential. Ideas, concepts, good designs and the ability to take work through to finished artwork stage are all key aspects of this role. This is a busy, fast paced agency environment working on one of their biggest retail clients. You will be producing a wide variety of projects such as in-store retail material eg: shelf talkers, aisle promotions, digital assets, posters, POS, gift cards etc. Supporting the Senior Designer and helping a Junior Designer, you will need previous agency experience, excellent attention to detail, fantastic organisational skills and the ability to communicate your ideas to the team around you. Great opportunity to join an established agency in an exciting period of growth! Excellent salary & benefits included with your package. Please send your CV and work samples to firstname.lastname@example.org
Freelance Events Co-ordinator
An in-house marketing team based in Lancashire are looking for an Events Co-ordinator to join their team ASAP. You will be responsible for assisting the Event Manager across a range of duties. This would include maintaining the events calendar, supporting the delivery of events, assisting with event set up and any ad-hoc duty requests. It would be desirable if you had experience in producing promotional materials for campaigns and events, e.g posters, signage etc. Please note, this will be a full-time freelance role, 1 month duration with the view to be extended. You must have experience within the events sector. Please send your CV across to email@example.com for immediate consideration!
Social Media Manager | Digital Agency
Social Media Manager wanted for awesome Bolton-based digital agency! This outstanding agency have experienced exceptional growth over the past number of years, and now require a superstar Social Media Manager to join their ranks. The successful candidate will have at least 2 years’ experience in a similar role, in a digital, advertising, or creative agency environment. Working closely with colleagues across the agency, you will have full ownership of social media activity and take the lead in the planning and implementation of both organic and paid social campaigns for clients in a range of industries. You will be both creative and commercial, as comfortable creating engaging content as you are devising paid social strategies to deliver measurable ROI. In return, you will join one of the North-West’s friendliest agencies and work among an incredibly talented team in a creative and collaborative environment, with full autonomy in your role, and an unrivalled salary and benefits package! Bolton Social Media Managers, this one won’t be around for long so apply today with your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org!
PR Account Director | B2B
PR Account Director wanted for national PR agency network! This outstanding 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 Account Director to join the team. To be successful you will have at least 5 years PR agency experience, and already be at PR Account Director level, or ready to step up after a couple of years as Senior Account Manager. Ideally you will have developed your skills within B2B PR, across high value clients. As B2B PR Account Director, it goes without saying you be a strong writer, skilled at interpreting often complex subject matter, and equally comfortable across traditional and digital PR. You will have a strong network of relevant media contacts, and be a dynamic leader within the agency, helping to guide and develop junior colleagues. You will also take the lead with 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 network, with an unrivalled culture and team environment. They also offer exceptional training and development opportunities, a generous salary and benefits package, and work from cool city centre offices! Manchester PR Account Directors, apply today with your CV to email@example.com!
Senior Account Manager / Account Director
Our client, a phenomenal leading E-commerce Agency working with Global Household names within the Fashion, Beauty, & Retail space, are seeking a highly dynamic and passionate Senior Account Manager/ Account Director with strong digital experience to join their friendly and ambitious team! This role will best suit an experienced Account Manager ready to take that step up. You will head up the Account Management Team, taking the lead on high value strategic accounts for the business, and being the first port of call for any problems/queries and dealing with those in an efficient and professional manner. You will also be the direct Line Manager for the Account Managers, they will report in to you and you will carry out regular reports, progress updates and be their go-to person for any questions or developments on a daily basis. You will be an integral and valued member of the company with exceptional opportunities for learning development and progression, no day will ever be the same but your hard work will be truly valued and rewarded! You will be at the forefront of the Client Services Team representing the agency brand and developing unique e-commerce roadmaps for all your clients; distilling your ideas and their goals into deliverable action plans for the creative & production team to develop! It’s an extremely exciting time to be joining as they grow from strength to strength having doubled in size over the past year! With increasing client demand and constant inbound enquiries from successful marketing campaigns, they are in a fantastic position where they now need a personable, sharp, ambitious and forward-thinking Senior Account Manager/ Lead Account Manager to head up the team! With a wide variety of clients - no two days are the same! Leading creative brainstorms, planning sessions, and collaboration will be at the heart of what you do. You will be joining a fantastic team of Design, UX, Solutions & Development experts to devise your strategies to grow lasting relationships and forever solutions for your clients! Your Role & Responsibilities: Line Manage the Account Management team, be on hand to help, carry out reports, monitor their progress and offer additional development programmes where needed. Manage high value strategic accounts for the business. Be the first point of contact for escalation and deal with any queries/issues in an efficient and professional manner- you need not be phased by any issues that occur. Go-to person for any changes/issues/developments within the team. Client Relationships are yours to own whilst delivering against SLAs. You will host weekly calls alongside monthly meetings, as well as being your clients go-to via phone, email or in person. Digest each client brief, to be clear and ready for the production team to action. Using and extracting insights and analytics to inform your own planning, quarterly client pitches, feedback and recommendations to the agency and client teams to help evolve strategies. Ongoing management and communication of workflow and client schedules. Pro-actively seeking and identifying opportunities to increase conversion, improve design & UX and website performance for each of your Shopify merchants. Conceiving e-commerce strategies, proposals and road-mapping on a quarterly & annual basis. Skills & Experience Required: Minimum of 3-4 years’ experience working within a client facing digital agency Knowledge of the E-commerce lifecycle, retail operations and digital marketing preferred. Outstanding interpersonal skills and experienced in developing & managing robust stakeholder relationships of all levels. Experience in delivering digital campaigns across a variety of projects & clients. Adept at problem-solving and take a pro-active approach when a solution opportunity arises. Meticulous attention to detail Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Excel in a fast-pace environment whilst being easily adaptable during periods of change. You must relish the chance to join a rapidly growing international agency. Benefits (the good stuff)! For each year of service, you will gain an additional 1.5 days holiday that is uncapped. Monday morning breakfast and Friday lunches for the entire team. Free coffee, tea, fruit and snacks delivered to the office. Discounted gym membership, food, entertainment and travel. An inspiring office environment built for comfort and social interactions. A fun and social culture – team drinks/outings and an annual company-wide event. Access to travel and work at the NYC office. A willingness to be invested in, to develop any areas of learning or progression that you will need to nurture and expand your skills. Those that show talent and leadership skills will be rewarded with a clear path to promotion. The ideal candidate will be full of innovative ideas, market & commercial awareness and experienced in creating and building strong, long-lasting relationships to drive turnover. Sound like you? Then what are you waiting for, send your CV in now for immediate consideration and interview!
SEO Strategist | Digital Agency
SEO Strategist required for leading Bolton-based digital agency! This outstanding digital agency, established for a number of years in Bolton and with industry leading specialism across a number of sectors, are going through a period of exceptional growth and now require an SEO Strategist to join the team and support in the delivery of a wide range of SEO tasks. The successful SEO Strategist will have approx. 2 years’ experience in a similar role, either agency or client-side. You will be responsible for carrying out detailed keyword research, working closely with the content team in the creation of high-quality SEO content. You will also know your way around Analytical tools such as SEMrush, Moz, and Screaming Frog to monitor, analyse, and report on your client’s websites, utilising your findings to provide recommendations and implement SEO fixes. The ideal candidate will also be comfortable and confident liaising with clients, from taking the brief to reporting on progress throughout. In return, you’ll have the opportunity to take your career to the next level within this outstanding agency. Working as part of a super-talented team in a creative and collaborative environment, you will benefit from unrivalled training, development, and progression opportunities, all with a generous salary and benefits package, in cool offices! Bolton SEO Strategists – apply with your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org!