// RedSofa London

Salary: Up to £65k
Location: Central London
Ref: 0853

This well-known Global brand is looking to recruit a seasoned video director with a passion for creating engaging content. The successful candidate will be an effective communicator that can handle multiple projects from beginning to end, under tight and ever changing deadlines. You’ll need like for like experience as a director in a production environment with a portfolio that shows how you can turn a raw idea into beautiful and compelling video content. You’ll need to have evidence of creating and delivering branded and video content, including advertising, online and social media. In addition you’ll need strong project management and organisational skills, experience with localisation of video content would be a huge benefit. This company is growing so fast, it’s a real opportunity to be part of something special. For more information or a full job description please drop me a line.

acollins@redsofalondon.com

30 May / Project Manager

Location: East London
Salary: £32-35K + benefits
Ref: RHA001

One of the leading agencies within its sector is looking for a confident, experienced project manager to join their project management team based in the City of London.

They are an extremely forward thinking agency offering their clients everything from traditional print/press through to digital, video production, experiential through to events.

A project manager that has gained experience working within an agency world would be advantageous. The successful candidate will need to be confident in managing various projects at once, able to run a PPM and manage shoots, client facing, able to update and maintain all project documentation from the initial SOW through to reconciling the campaign at the end of the project. You will have the ability to speak and manage not only 3rd party external suppliers but also internal depts including the creative teams, studio and designers, digital teams, client service teams and planning.

If you can identify and show on your CV you have the above aswell these key skills -

- Experienced PM – managing video, photography, print work and digital

- Agency background

- Good interpersonal, presentation skills.

- Excellent command of written and spoken English.

- Willingness to travel for shoots

If you do have what it takes and tick all of the above that is required then please get in contact today.

Location: Central London
Salary: £25k-£28k + perks and benefits
Ref: 3294

My client is centrally London based with about 300 staff, and work with a really varied mix of well-known brands. Clients work within health and beauty, food and drink, technology and travel often on a global basis. The agency is a big believer in looking after it’s people and strive to promote from within.

The Role of this Creative Services Manager

Due to one of the CSM’s being promoted to a Operations Manager, the agency is looking for an additional CSM to add to the team. This Creative Services Manager will manage the workload of Creatives (Art Directors, Copy Writers and Designers) and the Tech Team (Front and Back End Developers, Email, QA and Content Managers).

The CSM’s need to be commercially aware and they assist the Client and Project Management teams with quoting and ensuring adequate costings for all booked resource.

Thea Creative Services team uphold the agency process and ensure everyone is working in the correct way to make sure the agency is working as smoothly as possible.

The Requirements for this Creative Services Manager

This CSM will be using their knowledge to match the right people to the right jobs and making sure the department freelance tracking system is up to date. The CSM will also be responsible for running weekly commercial reports, including the commercial health of projects and flagging up any issues.

  • Working with various teams on timesheet completion
  • Keeping the Creative Directors and Tech Leads involved around resource
  • Keeping the teams updated on project progression
  • Managing creative diaries
  • Leading stand-ups

 

The Skill Set for this Creative Services Manager
  • Experience in a traffic/studio/resource/creative services role within an agency environment
  • A personable and approachable team player
  • Someone who can hit the ground running
  • Experience of resourcing across creative and tech
The successful applicant can expect to work in a fun but fast paced environment with perks and benefits including subsidised cafe/bar, roof terrace, sports days and charity events.

sbuss@redsofalondon.com

Location: Central London
Salary: C. £50k
Ref: ACM6969

This Global Creative Branding agency is currently looking for a Senior Digital Project Manager to join its team. Ideally you’ll have a good understanding of Branding and communications, UX & UI principles as well as be technically knowledgeable and capable of discussing and advising on technical elements with the internal team and clients.  This agency uses Waterfall approach so if you have experience with this then that’ll be a huge benefit. Most of the agencies work will involve consultancy pieces for existing clients. However the agency currently has a few larger website builds in progress that will need managing.  You’ll work with the content strategists, assisting in building the team, helping out in workshops and writing proposals. If this sounds of interest then we’d love to hear from you.

acollins@redsofalondon.com

Ref: G6375
Salary: £30k-£33k + benefits
Location: 7589

The Client

This is a large production agency which work across TV, digital and print campaigns for some really big brands. They are a global agency with over 1,000 employees and about 200 staff in this central London office.

The Role

My client is currently seeking a Print Project Manager, ideally someone who has press fulfilment experience, although this is not a necessity. This Project Manager will be working on a wide range on clients, in a client facing role and working on projects from start through to completion.

As Project Manager you will be responding to information requests which will come from either the creative agencies or the internal client services department.

- Day to day liaison with the internal department
- Working closely with the account and transcreation teams
- Working on a wide range of print projects
- Manage and monitor timelines and deadlines
- Highlight and escalate quality control issues
The Requirements for this Print Project Manager
- A PM with experience of working on print based projects
- A PM who has experience in working within a fast paced agency environment
- Someone with good communication skillsThe successful applicant can expect to work in a well established centrally located office with good perks and benefits such as 25 days holiday, gym discounts, season ticket loan and pension scheme with excellent promotion prospects.Ref: SHG6375
sbuss@redsofalondon.com

Salary: £40k-£45k + benefits
Location: London
Ref: SPAA

The Client

My client is part of a larger networked agency who specialise in customer experiences, working with a variety of clients within different industry sectors. There are over 2,000 employees worldwide with about 100 within this agency in central London.

This agency creates things that are useful, personal, shareable and meaningful and due to taking on more work with a particular client within the energy sector they are looking for a Digital Project Manager to join the team.

The Role

This is a close knit team and you’ll be working alongside the Programme Director, Project Director, Business Director and Account Director to deliver challenging digital projects.

This Digital Project Manager will have a solid digital background and you will have a strong understanding and background of working on websites, apps and social media. You will be working on a range of projects varying in size and duration and you must be able to juggle working on several projects at anyone time.

The Responsibilities for this Digital Project Manager

  • Working on projects up to £500k
  • Writing SOW’s and project planning
  • Working with the Resource team to ensure projects are suitably resourced
  • Weekly reporting to the team
The Requirements for this Digital Project Manager
  • Someone with good attention to detail, someone who is risk adverse and process driven
  • Client facing and a team player
  • A solid digital background with several years in an agency environment
  • Extremely well organised and able to track end to end, the financial health of a project
This agency are looking for someone with a solid digital experience who is super organised and able to work in a small team but delivering big projects.

This Digital Project Manager will need

  • To be comfortable managing disciplines from Strategy to UX and UX to Tech
  • A background in working for a creative or digital agency
  • MS Office and Visio, or Merlin
  • Experience in Agile or Prince2 is a plus
  • Sitecore knowledge is beneficial
  • Experience of managing 3rd party production houses
The successful candidate can expect to work in a growing team, so there are good prospects for promotion within the agency and it’s sister agencies.

Perks and benefits include free breakfast, discounted gym, childcare vouchers, pension, cycle to work scheme as various other flexible benefits.

Ref: SPAA
sbuss@redsofalondon.com

Location: Central London
Salary: £30-£35k
Ref: 1042
My client is a company that provides solutions based around mindfulness, yoga and conscious living, based in Central London. They are currently looking for a Digital Producer to join their London team. In this role your primary focus would be the day to day project management of technical projects, as well as some administration of filming and post production.

You should be a bright, motivated professional, who enjoys working in a dynamic environment and have at last 3 years experience managing multimedia projects.

Skills & Requirements

Required:

  • Experience managing web builds
  • Experience managing mobile app builds
  • Basic technical understanding of software development and deployment(ability to actually code is not required)
  • Basic understanding of filming and post production
  • Experience of dealing with multiple project stakeholders
  • Attention to detail
  • Task orientated
  • Self motivated and ambitious

Preferred

  • Start up or agency experience
  • Design and UX experience and understanding
  • Knowledge of Conscious 2 subject matter

About the company

Our client is a well funded young company specialising in mindfulness, yoga and self development online. They have their own, dedicated studio in North London producing high quality content as well as a roving team of producers and engineers covering live events across the world.

Since its launch, the company has attracted a lot of attention in the world of self development. The business is currently gaining a huge amount of traction and is looking to expand its team.

If you are interested in this role, get in touch straight away.

Ref: 104
sbuss@redsofalondon.com

Salary – up to £25K
Location – London
Ref – RH7544

The leading advertising agency within the recruitment industry is looking for a top-notch junior project manager to join their team.

Based over is East London this agency is the world leader in delivering advertising solutions to companies globally.

They are looking for a Project Co-ordinator/Junior Project Manager to join their team.

The ideal candidate for this role will have the following skill set -

- Degree (or equivalent) qualified.

- Multi-tasking and willingness to get stuck in.

- Customer service skills.

- Excellent organisational, negotiation and interpersonal communication skills.

- Proficiency in MS Office including Excel, Word and PPT.

- Willingness to travel occasionally (shoots, events, etc)

- Highly developed attention to detail.

- Good interpersonal & presentation skills.

- Excellent command of written and spoken English

Your day to day responsibilities would be to manage several projects, produce detailed timelines, estimates, SOW’s, liaise with different depts including – Client Services, Planning, Creative and Studio.

The deliverable for all of their clients is a mix of print, OOH, digital including social media and apps.

If you have all the necessary skills above and are in need of a change then please contact us today.

rhowells@redsofalondon.com

Location: Central London

Salary: up to £27k

Our client is a global, award-winning integrated healthcare agency, providing creative solutions for large brands across the sector. They are currently sourcing for a Junior Project Manager to join their team, based in Thames-side office of London.

The agency require someone with a focus on print experience and some digital. A solid two years of relevant agency experience is required for the role to be considered. If you are interested to hear more, get in touch.

Ref: 107
sbuss@redsofalondon.com

Location: London
Salary: £50-55k + benefits
Ref: SLB

The Agency

The client is a well known ATL networked agency who are expanding their digital offering and looking for a Senior Digital Project Manager to join their expanding team. The agency has just under 300 staff and is made up of four different agencies all with particular specialisms and this is to work in the expanding digital team primarily on a large retail client.

The Role

Due to winning a large retail client on a retained basis and an ever growing digital team my client is looking for a Senior Digital Project Manager to work closely with the Head of Production and be a real support to them within the PM team which comprises of two PD’s, five senior PM’s, two mid- weight PM’s and one Junior PM. As it is a relatively new team the Head of Production is still setting up process and integration and this Senior Digital Project Manager will need to take the lead and also mentor the mid-weight PM’s.

This Project Manager will lead the digital production team, working with the strategists, digital creative teams, producers, designers and developers to create digital and integrated products that are industry leading, delivered on time and within pre-defined budgets.

The Responsibilities for this Senior Digital Project Manager

• Working on a wide variety of digital projects including large scale digital marketing campaigns, web and mobile builds, video production, social media, content and mobile
• Managing third party vendors and looking after resource
• Reporting to the Head of Production on project status, financials and issue escalation
• Working closely with the Head of Department to define project scope, cost estimates, and timings
• Monitoring overall progress including resolution, budget management and initiating corrective action where necessary

The Experience of this Senior Digital Project Manager

• Solid experience as a Senior Digital PM within and agency
• Experience of working on campaign based projects such as content and social media
• Retail experience is a bonus but not essential
• Someone who has good documentation experience and is process driven
• Someone with gravitas who will be looked towards as a senior member of the team

The successful candidate can expect to work in a forward thinking and sociable creative agency to work on a new account with a great scope of work. Perks and benefits include pension, travel-card loan, discounted cafe and coffee shop, bespoke training to name a few.

Job Ref: SLB
sbuss@redsofalondon.com

Location: London
Salary: £22-35k
Ref: 005

The Client

Based in very cool and spacious offices in Shoreditch this agency is a full service agency ispanning branding, communications, digital, mobile, research and analysis. With offices in New York and Hong Kong this agency has been around for 12 years and is 30+ strong. They have won loads of awards and operate a very flat structure and everyone is very hands on and passionate about the work they do. Due to growth my client is looking for a Junior Digital Project Manager to work alongside the Digital Account Director on a wide variety of digital projects.

The Role

My client is looking for a Junior Digital Project Manager with 1-2 years experience gained in an agency, any experience working within corporate communications is a bonus but not essential. The Junior Digital Project Manager will be working on projects from start through to completion including scoping, planning, estimating and budgeting, scheduling, design and implementation. Projects will span web build, social, communications and mobile platforms and you’ll be working closely with the Digital Account Director, design and development teams on these.

The Junior Digital Project Manager will be responsible for:

• Supporting the production of appropriate documentation in support of digital projects including project plans, risk logs, issue logs, requirement specifications, resource plans and profile, budgets and standard project communications
• Writing internal and external client reports
• Ensuring that the project plans are inputted on the internal budgeting system and imported to estimate stage for accounts team
• Inputting into regular external company meetings with ideas about technology and digital innovation

The Requirements for this Junior Digital Project Manager:

• 1-2 years relevant experience within an agency
• An understanding of digital design and production software
• An awareness of UX software
• A passion for digital technology
• The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work closely with senior members of the team and learn on the job and through internal and external training. There are excellent opportunities for this person to really grow and progress within the agency and work with some really big clients in a very client facing role.
• Benefits include healthcare, bonus scheme, 25 days holiday, training and the opportunity to work in a social and creative environment (an annual summer trip abroad, quarterly get-togethers and team drinks).

Job Ref: 005
sbuss@redsofalondon.com

Salary c£55k
Location: London
Ref: NC#7289

My client is a creative technology agency looking for a Senior Project Manager. They have with in-house UX, design, strategy and developer teams. They are over 80 curious minds, digital crafters and data experts with a shared goal to make digital better. They work with a range of clients including large enterprise blue chip organisations such as Microsoft, SAP, Sky, PepsiCo, L’Oreal, Wolseley & The Labour Party as well as well as fast growing brands like Hippo, Nails inc, Charlotte Simone, 39 Monte Carlo and Grey’s Court.

They are looking for a Senior Project Manager who wants to step up and be the driving force.  Have a passion for all things digital and tech. You’ll be managing a small team of project managers and developers, making sure projects are running on time and on budget.  You’ll also be delivering projects as required.

Projects include small-medium web-builds, UX/UI, eCommerce, strategy and planning, CRM, content, customer service solutions and data services.

This role is for some with confidence, drive, an entrepreneurial spirit and lots of ambition to help grow this agency.

All candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK to be considered for this role.

No sponsorship for this role.

Location: Central London
Salary: C. £300 a day
Ref: AC6968M
4 – 5 month contract

This Global Creative Branding agency is currently looking for a senior freelance Producer with experience in broadcast design, branding and packaging. The role involves working with the in-house team of animators, designers and directors to produce news channel identity for foreign markets. Someone with a good understanding of broadcast/channel design process and it’s production. This role is very production focused, it’s less creative and strategic and more about juggling projects, time lines and budgets.  You’ll need to be fairly technical and have a good understanding of news and broadcast systems. If you’d like any more info then please get in touch immediately – this is to start ASAP!!

acollins@redsofalondon.com

East London
C. £40k
Ref: ACRC6991

This creatively led, multidisciplinary agency based in trendy East London are currently looking for an experienced Integrated Project Manager. The agency is small so needs someone who can add change and implement process and help get them organised. Someone who shows initiative and proactively drives projects, a safe pair of hands. The agency is big on culture, they’re a really tight bunch and it’s important they find someone with an equally down to earth personality who can genuinely add value to the business. The teams very collaborative, everyone mucks in to break through briefs and bring ideas to life. The work can be varied so this role would suit someone from either an events, branding and design or publishing agency background. If you’d like to know more then please get in touch.

acollins@redsofalondon.com

23 Apr / Project Manager

Location: Central London
Salary: C. £35k
Ref: ACC7020

Our clients an award winning, integrated marketing agency based in Central London. They’ve been extremely busy lately and what with a few recent account wins are looking to get themselves a little more organised and hire another Project Manager. The main responsibilities day to day include managing your own time and that of others in delivering against time and budget constraints to high standards.  Week in, week out, without flapping. You’ll be working with Client Service, the artwork Studio Manager and the Production Managers to manage work into and through the creative department, including managing any art buying and the production of artwork. There may also be the need to manage some print buying for smaller offline projects. As for your background, you’ll need experience in workflow management from an agency or similar environment handling below-the-line work (direct mail, press inserts, SP, POS, etc). You’ll need superb interpersonal skills, proven commercial acumen and strong numeracy skills. You’ll need to be friendly, hard-working; the hours can be long at times so a positive outlook will help!

acollins@redsofalondon.com

Location: Central London
Salary: C. £35k
Ref: ACC7019

This award winning, integrated advertising agency based in Central London is currently looking for an experienced Digital Project Manager to join the ranks. The main responsibilities day to day will include managing the website for the agencies largest client, there’s multiple small updates that get done daily and then some more creative original product launches and one off projects that you’ll be responsible for too. Working alongside Client Service and Studio you’ll be responsible for driving projects through the agency keeping an eye on timings, budgets and quality control. As for your background, you’ll need experience in a similar agency environment managing multiple digital campaigns including web, social media and general comms. You’ll need to be a real people person, friendly, calm and hard working. For more information please get in touch immediately.

acollins@redsofalondon.com

 

Salary: £35k
Location: London
Ref: AMB445GH1

We’re looking for a competent digital designer, a creative thinker, a problem solver. Someone who keeps abreast of what’s happening in the design industry and is excited by new opportunities with typography, moving image and responsive layouts.

You’ll be focussed on improving the user experience, with strong background in UI/UX and you will have applied your digital skills across a variety of the different channels of a brand – with a solid understanding of which channels are appropriate and why.

It goes without saying that working in a Partnership you’ll need to be a good team player, a good listener and an eloquent presenter of your ideas.

In return, you’ll get to work in our vibrant office in the heart of Central London with an award winning team of creatives. We’ll invest in you with support and training to help you develop.

Qualifications:

Relevant design degree
Around 3 – 4 years experience

Software Skills:

Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Illustrator
Wire framing tools – Sketch / MockFlow / AED / Balsamiq / Azure / InVision.. (any or all)

Bonus Software Skills:

HTML / CSS
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Premiere Pro
Adobe After Effects
Adobe Experience Manager
Cinema 4D
Google Analytics

abyass@redsofalondon.com

Location: London
Salary – £55k+
Ref: BBBH7289

My client is a creative technology agency with in-house UX, design, strategy and developer teams on site. They are over 80 curious minds, digital crafters and data experts with a shared goal to make digital better. We work with a range of clients including large enterprise blue chip organisations such as well as fast growing boutique brands.

They are looking for a Senior Project Manager who wants to step up into an Ops role and be the driving force. You’re hungry and driven. You have a passion for all things digital and tech. And you’re not afraid to crack the whip! You’ll be managing a small team of project managers and developers, making sure projects are running on time and on budget.

Projects include small-medium web-builds, UX/UI, eCommerce, strategy and planning, CRM, content, customer service solutions and data services.This role is for some with ambition, drive, an entrepreneurial spirit and lots of ambition to help grow this agency.

Previous experience at a senior level in a digital/innovations agency is absolutely essential.

Great prospects for the right candidate.

rhowells@redsofalondon.com

04 Apr / Content Manager

Location: Barbican
Salary: £30-£40k
Ref: 505

Our client is a top-end and very sophisticated digital content agency of around 25 people, based in lovely offices near Smithfields Market. They don’t pitch for work or enter awards and concentrate solely on the quality of their work, which is of an exceptional standard. They are currently hiring for an Content Manager (mid-weight Project Manager) to join their team, concentrating on digital content and editorial production.

The agency is looking for a candidate with solid experience within the digital space, specifically around content-based projects and production. Acute attention to detail and rigour is essential for this role. Everything from timelines, budgets, process, is presented beautifully by the agency to their clients. They are working on major projects with big brands this year, therefore a top-level candidate from a renowned agency environment is required for this role. The agency will offer a competitive salary and an excellent working culture.

If you would like to hear more about this fantastic role, get in touch straight away!

Job Ref: 505

sbuss@redsofalondon.com

Location: Central London
Salary: £22k – £26k
Ref: 6505

This global TV network is looking for an Assistant Content Creator to join their internal Digital team. The team produces award-winning content for all their interactive services across their websites, apps and their broader digital portfolio. The role will involve helping to produce video content for all the networks channels on a weekly basis, Supporting the day-to-day management of their online channels so planning, uploading, describing and annotating their video content. Supporting the design of digital assets to promote content and support the production on the online games using HTML engines to design and develop new gaming content. This is a huge opportunity for someone, the right persons going to need to be proficient in Photoshop and After Effects, a strong communicator, good attention to detail and be very organised! If you’d like to know more or even see a full job description then please get in touch immediately!

Ref: 6505
sbuss@redsofalondon.com