Lots of great company benefits for all.

Birthdays off (a special treat for our special people), Employee of the Month Award, Employee of the Year Award, monthly ‘Sunshine Meetings’, quarterly ‘Retail Safaris’, long service awards & bonus scheme.’

Getting the work-life balance just right.

Flexible working, ad hoc home working, health and wellbeing schemes, flexible annual leave, ‘Yikes' days, compassionate leave and childcare voucher scheme policy

Developing our people through our Learning Academy.

We invest significantly in training our people, giving them the knowledge and support they need to grow.

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Inspiring our people to grow, succeed and enjoy every day is important to us. And the benefits and training we offer play a huge part in making this happen.

Campaign Manager


MANCHESTER

This is a superb opportunity for a talented agency campaign manager to join us. At The Market Creative, we use people’s behaviour to influence brand experiences and communication.

We collaborate with brands and retailers to help them embrace the power of behavioural-led thinking to drive growth, acceptance, commitment, and action. This behaviour-led thinking is driven by our unique model which enables us to help our clients to understand and influence behaviour, nudging people into action.

As an IPA CPD and Investors in People accredited agency there is enormous emphasis on the development and coaching of our people to reach their goals and ambitions.

Within the role, you will need to:

  • Oversee & manage integrated campaigns across a number of different clients, taking ideas from creative to completion, ensuring the projects are delivered on time and on budget.
  • Be able to interpret a brief and scope required resource accordingly.
  • Attending weekly scheduling/workflow meetings to ensure resource requirements are booked, forecast and managed effectively
  • Ensure the seamless execution of all artwork, print, digital and production materials to the highest possible standard.
  • Be proactive and solutions oriented, super organised, able to work with many departments within the agency and to gain trust and support from the whole team
  • Be obsessed with quality and will be able to manage a robust QA process to ensure quality output for our clients.

You’ll need to have/be:

Essential

  • Demonstrable experience of working in an agency environment managing and delivering client’s projects
  • Experience of managing multiple concurrent projects with conflicting deadlines
  • A persuasive and confident approach to projects
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Possesses the ability to build effective working relationships.
  • The ability to respond positively to feedback
  • Possesses outstanding interpersonal skills demonstrating professionalism in every interaction.
  • Can demonstrate a quality focus in their work with a keen attention to detail
  • Can demonstrate a full awareness of creative processes and techniques – including digital platforms
  • Good commercial and financial acumen
  • Can work under pressure and motivate others to meet tight deadlines
  • A flexible problem solver
  • Resilient and able to work well under pressure
  • Proactive and hard working

Desirable

  • Previous experience of managing and delivering digital projects

Benefits of working at TMC

  • Up to 25 days holiday entitlement inc Christmas & birthday days off
  • We’re IPA CPD and IIP Gold (the only agency in the north west) accredited which means we’re all about developing our talent
  • Annual CPD requirement of a minimum 30 hours
  • Excellent recognition & reward schemes including an “Employee of the Year” scheme that offers a weekend shopping trip to New York for two.
  • Flexible & family friendly work life balance
  • Access to the TMC “Learning Academy”.
  • Free Parking
  • 2 minutes from the Trafford Centre
  • 5 minutes from Manchester City Centre
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Account Executive


MANCHESTER

We’re looking for an experienced account exec to help us delight our clients and contribute to the happiness of the agency.

You must have:

  • 6-12months experience working in an agency environment – creative, digital, design
  • Has effective analytical, presentation (written & verbal) & organisational skills
  • Is curious about shopper behaviour and has a real desire to learn and progress
  • Is aware of current digital media techniques
  • IT/MS Office skills – PPT, Word, Excel
  • Education – degree level ideally in a marketing/communications led subject

We’re looking for someone who wants to accelerate his or her career and shape the direction of The Market Creative.

Our remuneration package is commensurate with experience and desire to grow the business.

Full time position

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Account Manager


MANCHESTER

This is a superb opportunity for a talented agency account manager to join us. At The Market Creative, we use people’s behaviour to influence brand experiences and communication.

We collaborate with brands and retailers to help them embrace the power of behavioural-led thinking to drive growth, acceptance, commitment, and action. This behaviour-led thinking is driven by our unique model which enables us to help our clients to understand and influence behaviour, nudging people into action.

As an IPA CPD and Investors in People accredited agency there is enormous emphasis on the development and coaching of our people to reach their goals and ambitions.

Role description

Working on a range of national and international brands you’ll play a key role in managing and developing clients’ requirements, including strategy, marketing, branding, advertising and digital.

Your role will include:

  • Being the bridge between client and agency sharing insights, ideas and enthusiasm for their business.
  • Be responsible for the successful management of the client relationship.
  • Oversee all projects on a day-to-day basis, constantly solving problems, driving to completion.
  • Ensure client servicing runs smoothly and achieves maximum potential.
  • Execute creative ideas, professionally, successfully, on time and within budget.

You’ll need to have/be:

Essential:

  • Experience of working in a marketing communications agency
  • Be a senior account exec or an existing account manager looking for a challenge.
  • A persuasive and confident approach to creative projects
  • Possesses outstanding interpersonal skills demonstrating professionalism in every interaction.
  • Can demonstrate a quality focus in their work with a keen attention to detail
  • Can demonstrate a full awareness of creative processes and techniques – including digital platforms
  • The passion to note relevant trends and develop ideas
  • Good commercial and financial acumen
  • Resilient and able to work well under pressure
  • A desire to learn about behavioural economics
  • A full driving licence

Desirable

  • Previous experience and passion of working with clients from within B2B and B2C environments

Benefits of working at TMC

  • Up to 25 days holiday entitlement inc Christmas & birthday days off
  • We’re IPA CPD and IIP Gold (the only agency in the north west) accredited which means we’re all about developing our talent
  • Annual CPD requirement of a minimum 30 hours
  • Excellent recognition & reward schemes including an “Employee of the Year” scheme that offers a weekend shopping trip to New York for two.
  • Flexible & family friendly work life balance
  • Access to the TMC “Learning Academy”.
  • Free Parking
  • 2 minutes from the Trafford Centre
  • 5 minutes from Manchester City Centre
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Deputy Creative Director


MANCHESTER

Are you our next Deputy Creative Director?

We’re looking for an experienced Art Director looking to take the next exciting step in your career. You’ll be a strong conceptual designer and art director, with experience of managing a team of designers, copywriters and art directors.

The role is to team up with an equally as experienced Copywriter to form an Deputy Creative Director team. Together you’ll support the Creative Director in driving the creative department.

Working with us

Our mission is to shape shopper behaviour to drive business for our clients. Therefore, our work spans across a variety of clients and media channels. So, you must have experience of creating on- and off-line campaigns, including brand identity, websites, email marketing, direct mail, print advertising, retail and exhibition design. In a nutshell, as a multi-platform thinker and doer your ideas will can make an impact anywhere.

We’re an ego-free zone here at The Market Creative. While confidence is important in this role, so is being approachable and encouraging. Because you’ll be the go-to person within the creative team to lead and inspire the very best work.

You’ll be a confident communicator both to internal teams and to clients with experience in leading and contributing to everything from pitches to strategic meetings. All in all, you’ll be a motivating person and team leader, and (of course) your portfolio will be packed full of well-crafted creative campaigns.

If this sounds like you, please send your CV and portfolio to Dorina at dorina@themarketcreative.com

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Strategic Planner


MANCHESTER

We’re looking for an experienced strategic planner to help us transform both our clients business and ours.

You must have experience working in a brand, advertising or marketing strategy consultancy, preferably with retail clients. You’ll be responsible for

Impact – developing clear business objectives and deliverables for all our activity, with measurement criteria for effectiveness

Insight – developing an approach to insight gathering using a variety of research techniques – both commissioned and in-house

Strategy – developing the business, brand or communication strategy using a set of in house tools.

Creative – developing all high level briefs, supporting the client team on every day briefs and working collaboratively with the creative team to produce award winning work

Shopper behaviour – you will be the champion in the agency for SB – helping us to pioneer new techniques for understanding this exciting area.

We’re looking for someone who wants to accelerate his or her career and shape the direction of The Market Creative.

Our remuneration package is commensurate with experience and desire to grow the business.

Full or part time position.

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Integrated Designer


MANCHESTER

We’re looking for an ambitious Integrated Designer to help us grow and challenge our creativity through integrated design and ideas across digital and traditional platforms. At the same time, you will contribute to the wellbeing and success of the creative department and the agency.

You must have:

  • Expertise and experience in a variety of areas across multiple platforms
  • Over 3 years’ experience working in a creative/digital agency
  • Expert knowledge in the Adobe Creative Suite and be comfortable with a workflow that crosses packages easily
  • A great eye for design and a real ideas person
  • The drive to continually learn and improve your skills
  • A team player attitude
  • Great organisational skills and be able to meet internal and client deadlines

We’re looking for someone who wants to accelerate their career and shape the direction of The Market Creative.

Our remuneration package is commensurate with experience and desire to grow the business.

Full time position.

Please attach your CV and 3 favourite pieces of work from your portfolio.

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Freelance


MANCHESTER

We’ve a good bank of talented freelancers who we use on a regular basis, but we’re always looking for more. So if you’re an art director, designer, writer, artworker or all-round creative genius then please get in touch. You’ll need to send us a covering letter, a CV and some examples of your best work.

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