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An international branding agency is currently looking for a talented designer to join their awesome studio! The Job To work with some of the most well-known brands on branding solution- to produce and drive high visual creative work. You are not here to create design according to set brand guideline, but to have this great creativity space to strengthen a brand with stories! You’ll work with a team of talented designers to provide a holistic design solution, from print, packaging, retouching to digital! Working in a fast pace environment, you’ll need to roll up your sleeve and get ready to get your hands dirty! Not only to provide beautiful design, you’ll need to be able to story-tell your concept and idea behind it. You’ll be communicating with varies internal and external contractors to ensure a top-notch creative output, meaning great communication skills is pretty important here as well. Are you right? 5 years + experience in creative agency or related field Great in story-telling of your design concept Experience in providing art direction and brief Extensive experience in Packaging/ Rebranding Excellent with Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and After Effects A keen eye for typography You get: To work at a reputable branding agency Unlimited creativity space Opportunity to widen your portfolio with well-known brands Think you've tick all the boxes? Submit our CV and Portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org today!
Senior Packaging Designer
An established organisation based in Manchester city centre is looking to recruit a Senior 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. 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 catalogue 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@example.com
Freelance Search Director
We are currently looking for Freelance, Contract and/or permanent candidates for an immediate role based in Manchester City centre! This role is to support and develop the talent of the SEO and paid Search team. Your role will be to identify and implement training and development of the team, supporting others to line manage and enable all to reach their potential. Act as the owner or strategic driver of the SEO product, to deliver innovative solutions and ideas for clients. Ensures that performance Vs KPIs is at the heart of all SEO strategies. Help teams to develop accounts through application of best practice implementation, processes, technology, testing and innovation. To support new business acquisition which are commercially sound and deliver growth. Oversee the auditing of internal accounts, checking consistency of quality and looking for opportunities.
Freelance Paid Social Manager
We are currently looking for a freelance Paid Social Manager for an immediate Freelance / Contract role. This is an on site role with a fantastic agency in central Manchester. The analytics team is currently going through a period of growth and therefore we are open to considering all levels of candidates with solid Paid Social experience. Key requirements for the role will be: * Confident with Numbers & Spreadsheets. This is a data driven role so you must be confident analysing a table of figures and finding insights * Producing detailed reports which highlight performance of campaigns * Ensure the ROI across all paid social channels * Ensure that all budgets are being adhered to Ideally you will come with: * An excellent understanding of social media and digital marketing advertising is essential * An agency-background (not essential) * Experience working on various biddable media channels * Comfortable working in a fast-paced agency environment * Proven track record of planning and executing paid campaigns across a number of social media channels Please drop me a line with your latest CV if you are interested in applying for this role (freelance / contract or potentially permanent) Email - firstname.lastname@example.org
Motion Graphics Artist
Multi award winning creative agency based in central Manchester is looking for a Motion Graphics Artist to join their studio teams. Working across some impressive national & global client brands, you will need a good eye for typography and be able to interpret scripts and storyboards into motion. You will be working across a variety of sectors producing a range of motion graphics and animation for several video platforms including broadcast and social media; experience in editing is also a key skill required in this role. You will be proficient in using After Effects and Premiere Pro. Knowledge in using photoshop, Illustrator and Cinema 4D is advantageous. This is an amazing opportunity to work with a leading design agency that has a great reputation. You need to have a strong portfolio/showreel of work to accompany your application. Please apply for this role by sending me your CV and work samples to email@example.com
Snr PHP or Magento Developer
Based in central London this creative agency with a focus on brand activation and shopper marketing is looking for a Traffic Manager to join their team. We are looking for a talented individual who has previously worked in an agency environment specialising ideally within the POS and display arena. You will be working on a variety of creative work, on projects that will include brand activations, shopper marketing, digital and promotional work across huge FMCG and entertainment clients. You will be working in a fairly big team that will include designers, artworkers, creative services managers and account managers, so there will be experienced people that you can collaborate with and learn from. You will be responsible for scheduling the work of around 20 people as well as any extra freelance resource where needed. It’s an exciting time to be joining this agency as they are rapidly evolving, winning lots of new business and always pushing boundaries to come up with the most innovative and forward-thinking creative solutions! Your Role & Responsibilities: • Manage, traffic and schedule the creative and production workflow for the agency • Ensure the creative department is working efficiently and on-time • Keep all parties informed on work progress, communicate changes quickly • Liaise with the different teams in order to deliver elements to agreed timelines and deadlines • Manage and co-ordinate freelance resource • Be good humoured, positive, and motivating at all times Skills & Experience Required: • Previous experience in a similar role in a creative agency • Ability to manage multiple projects at the same time • Results-focused with a tenacious approach • Strong listening and communication skills and able to display a high level of confidence • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; proficient in using Microsoft Office and project management software. • Proactive in your whole approach. • A strong communicator If you would like the opportunity to join a fantastic creative agency and work with a highly passionate team of creatives, then please send your CV through for immediate consideration!
Marketing Manager | Retail
Retail Marketing Manager wanted for leading fashion retailer! This household name brand is one of the top names in fashion retail, and are looking for a Retail Marketing Manager to join the team to lead and deliver on marketing strategies across their UK stores. Responsible for ensuring that local marketing strategy is consistent with global campaigns across all store formats, you will maximise all Retail KPI’s, manage your marketing budget effectively, ensure all seasonal marketing campaigns are effective and on-brand, and ensure marketing strategies are in place with new store openings. To be successful, you will have significant experience in a similar role within Retail Marketing - candidates without Retail Marketing experience will not be considered. Ideally your experience will have been gained within the fashion sector, although most sectors within retail are applicable. You will be data-driven with a strong knowledge of Retail KPI’s, possess outstanding interpersonal and networking skills, and be incredibly organised and able to juggle multiple tasks. You must also have a valid driving licence as the role involves travel between various retail sites. In return, you’ll have the opportunity to join one of the UK’s most successful businesses and recognisable brands, and help drive further growth and expansion. A role here offers outstanding career development and progression opportunities, along with a generous salary and benefits package. It really is the opportunity to take your career to the next level! Manchester Retail Marketing Managers - apply today with your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org!
Our client, an in-house communications consultancy, is looking for a Junior Designer for their London office. The business provides strategic communications for a range of FTSE 100 and other global blue chip brands. The role of the Junior Designer is to assist with the creation of design collateral across the company, lifting the quality of production wherever possible. Working as part of team of 3 designers, the candidate will be proactive in providing support and fresh design thinking, responding to the needs of the business and requests of clients. The role is based in London but there is a significant amount of remote work required for their Brussels office and design support for London when Brussels work is not needed. Travelling abroad will only be required for 1-2 days every other month for larger projects. Responsibilities: Supporting clients in creating clear design briefs; and setting perimeters for these Ongoing project management, including keeping clients updated on workflow and schedules Designing and formatting Powerpoint and Word templates Using Photoshop to create a range of marketing materials, including invitations and event collateral and posters Keeping abreast of design trends in order to apply new thinking to projects Working as part of a high performing team, striving for top quality, contributing ideas and working flexibly Experience: Competent in PowerPoint, Word and Adobe Suite. Confident in putting forward ideas, solutions and improvements to clients Keen interest in changing design trends and ability to turn external inspiration into new design thinking for clients Proactive approach to time management; ability to set clear expectations and flexibility to manage multiple projects with changeable deadlines Strong communicator who can keep clients and the team updated through the design process and who can flex style to different clients’ needs Relishes new challenges and has a ‘can-do’ attitude To apply, please attach a copy of your CV and folio.
eCommerce Trading Executive
A leading Lancashire-based business are looking for an eCommerce Trading Executive to join the team! This outstanding business have grown at a phenomenal rate over the past number of years, and are looking for an eCommerce Sales Executive to maintain and grow sales through online platforms such as Amazon, Ebay, and Groupon. The successful eCommerce Trading Executive will be responsible for optimising all product listings, enabling the customer to easily identify products to maximise conversion for the business. Using analytical tools to keep track of sales metrics, you will be highly data-driven and use the insight you derive to seek out new opportunities to further increase sales. To be successful, you will have a minimum of 12 months experience in a similar role, with strong knowledge of online merchandising, and ideally familiarity with the Magento eCommerce platform. You will be commercially minded, in planning and preparing online marketplace campaigns, and compiling weekly sales reports for the Sales Manager. You will also be highly organised, a team player, and an excellent communicator. But what’s on it for you? The opportunity to join one of Lancashire’s fastest-growing eCommerce businesses at a super-exciting time in their evolution. They have big plans for further expansion and offer incredible progression and development opportunities. With a genuine team culture, you’ll join a friendly, motivated, and talented team, and earn a generous salary and benefits package! To apply, send your CV to email@example.com!
Senior Project Manager
Calling all passionate events and conferences Project Managers! I’ve got an awesome opportunity here for you! An international event agency are currently looking for a Senior Project Manager to join their strong productive team in Leicestershire and Leeds, managing and executing exciting global projects. The Job To deliver exceptional event experience to global clients Responsible for the planning and execution of multiple events Oversee and manage the whole event life cycle, from initial briefing, budgeting, production to on-site delivery Working closely with other stakeholders (Creatives, logistics, external suppliers etc) to ensure projects are executed under set timeline Are you right? 4 years + global event management experience Experience in agency environment is preferred Hands-on project management skills and experience in negotiating and working with external vendors The ability to deliver under pressure and to perform in a deadline driven environment Agile project management skills to solve the unknowns! What you get Enrich portfolio with global clients’ experience Excellent support with award winning training programme Amazing internal activities Candidates with less experience will be considered as Project Manager/ Executive Feeling good? Go ahead and submit your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Reports to a Creative Director and a Head of Design. The agency provides creative campaign direction, from initial briefing to research, photoshoot direction, typography and outpit across digital, out-of-home and print advertising. Responsibilities: - To artwork across the board materials for posters, leaflets, adverts, front of house, online banner ads etc.. 80% of the work will be print-based. - Prepare for pitch presentations and be client-facing when necessary. - As well as working under supervision from the Senior Designer and Creative Director and in collaboration with other Designers, you need to be able to work independently across a variety of projects which have very fast turnarounds. - Retouching artist pictures or overseeing 3rd party retouchers. - Be resourceful, organised and have the ability to work with people from all departments and at all levels. - Enthusiastic team player with a can-do problem-solving attitude. - Work at a fast pace and on multiple projects at the same time to keep up with agency deadlines. Skills: - Photoshop, InDesign, Illustration and all other necessary programs for artworking. - Carrying approved designs through on all other formats including web, print, outdoor and digital without altering the approved design and weighting of information. - Entertainment and/or agency experience desirable. - 2-3 years’ experience in the field of graphic design. To apply, please get in touch with your CV and folio.
Freelance Magento Web Designer
Become Uk are looking for freelance Web developers to work in Manchester City centre based agency. The role is a freelance specialist role where a successful candidate will be used consecutively for any additional Magento specialised roles that do come up in the future. A candidate who has experience developing front-end development and working in tandem with back-end developers to create webpages, banners and other digital formatted advertisements. Please ring on 0161 974 7460 or drop me an email on email@example.com.
Project Manager | Creative
Project Manager wanted for awesome Food & Beverage business based in South Manchester! This business is renowned for the production of high-quality, luxury produce, and require a Project Manager to help bring to life stunning packaging that captures their diverse portfolio, and help them stand out in a crowded marketplace. As Project Manager, you will be responsible for moving projects at pace, and delivering them on time and on budget. You will own the creation and execution of packaging projects across the company’s brands, liaising closely with designers, product managers, manufacturers, sales teams, and the customer. The successful Project Manager will be experienced in managing multiple creative projects from end-to-end, either agency or client side, have a good working knowledge of print or packaging techniques. This is a key role and requires an excellent communicator, you will be required to take the initial brief and convey it effectively to the creative team or external agency. You will be highly organised and have a keen head for numbers, ensuring all projects are completed within budget. You will also be enthusiastic, energetic, and thrive on going above and beyond for all relevant stakeholders! In return, you will have the opportunity to join a vibrant Food & Beverage business with a high-end product range, and work among a passionate, friendly, and talented team. With a generous salary and benefits package, and loads of perks including international travel, you will join at a super-exciting point in the company’s evolution, with big plans for further growth! Manchester Project Managers, this role will be snapped up so apply today with your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org!
Mid Weight Front End Developer
Digital Project Manager
Calling experienced Digital Project Managers! Currently looking for Digital Project Managers for a digital agency based in Central London. You will be expected to help drive forward the agencies digital offering, delivering innovation to digital requirements. You will also be responsible for introducing new ideas, thinking and solutions to clients. You will have a passion for all things digital and have an eye for new/emerging platforms and how these may be integrated into the end solution. Responsibilities: - Make sure that any changes to the proposed project plan and delivery timings are minimised and communicated in an appropriate manner with the client - keeping all key contacts abreast of any impacts on timings or deliverables. - Share learnings across the business in a concise and straightforward manner - Support and cover for other team members as required - Assist the Digital Projects Lead with monthly forecasting Working with the Creative and Development team: - Managing the briefing of the creative and development team - involving working with these teams from the outset on projects, and creating / maintaining relationships and involvement throughout the project life cycle - Assist Digital studio / developers on project planning, deliverables and final outputs If this sounds like you get in contact asap!
Senior PHP Developer
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