September 4, 2014
Blackstripe Design and Marketing are looking for a Marketing Account Executive with a minimum of two years’ experience, ideally from a busy agency background.
You will be liaising with clients on a daily basis, taking briefs and working closely with the Creative Director and designers to ensure creative and marketing briefs are met accurately and on a timely manner, therefore attention to detail is crucial.
You will develop marketing schedules across email marketing, social media and website content and have working knowledge of programs such as Mail Chimp and WordPress, as well as being fully proficient in all of the Microsoft Office programs.
You will possess the ability to produce effective copywriting for websites, social media and email marketing campaigns and have experience in collating and producing monthly statistical reports using Google Analytics and such programs.
The role also requires a highly organised individual as you will be responsible for maintaining the internal job production schedule and job bag process.
The successful candidate will be pro-active, self-sufficient with the ability to work calmly under pressure.
Please send a covering letter detailing why you think you would be a successful candidate along with your CV and full contact details to: email@example.com
February 12, 2014
With a minimum of 2 years design agency experience behind you, you’ll be full of creative ideas, have confident, enthusiastic communication skills and be able to work accurately to the agency’s client briefs under pressure.
Reporting to the Creative Director, you’ll be assisting in generating ideas, concepts and visuals, developing these to final proofs across print, web, Social Media and multimedia projects. You’ll take detailed creative briefs from the Accounts Team and possess the ability to turn these around swiftly and accurately, therefore attention to detail is crucial in this role.
You must have excellent working knowledge of all the latest Adobe packages; InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator. HTML (knowledge of WordPress desirable), and designing for Emarketing (knowledge of Mail Chimp desirable). Be fully Mac literate, proficient in Word, Powerpoint and Excel. An understanding of Flash and website creation would be an advantage.
Please send a covering letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
November 8, 2013
This is a great opportunity for a committed, keen and talented Junior Artworker to join us.
You will work alongside the Creative Director across various market sectors
and develop concepts into final artwork working with InDesign, Illustrator
A knowledge of HTML for generating emails and websites would be an advantage.
Please send your C.V. along with samples of your work to: email@example.com
June 17, 2013
Our client JD Parties are the biggest and most spectacular party organisers in North of England and we’re excited to announce that our new brochures for their 2013 Christmas parties have just been printed, delivered and are now available to order. Their equally spectacular new website, www.jdparties.co.uk is also now live!
It may be 6 months until Christmas but you need to get in early as these unique parties get booked up as quickly as Santa delivers his presents! Visit www.jdparties.co.uk today and whet your appetite for Christmas with information on this year’s fantastic party themes; Hollywood, Masquerade and Dance Fever. View the sumptuous menus on offer & feast your eyes on a gallery of stunning images from last year’s magical shows at Tatton Park, The ICC Birmingham and Knowsley Safari Park.
To request your copy of a JD Parties shiny new brochure, simply fill out the order form at http://www.jdparties.co.uk/ or call a member of their team on 0844 318 3903.
April 11, 2013
Our old studio just wasn’t big enough to contain all of our creativity so we’ve moved into a lovely 4 story grade II listed building just around the corner! Why not pop in for a brew and we’ll give you the guided tour.
March 25, 2013
It’s that time of year again! Even though it’s only Spring the Blackstripe design studio is in Christmas mode already. Our designers are producing all of the artwork for one of our favourite clients JD Parties, the guys responsible for the biggest and best Christmas Parties in the North West. All this snow is definitely helping us get get into the Christmas spirit…
February 15, 2013
MIDDLE WEIGHT CREATIVE
Full of ideas and capable of expanding on the brief. Currently employed or working as Freelance. To work across various market sectors and disciplines – Advertising/Direct Mail/Brochures and Branding. Knowledge of Digital media (Eshots and Web an advantage but not essential) Work as part of a team and under own initiative.
Salary dependent on experience
To work alongside M.D. on major account. Experience in events based clients an advantage. Be capable of taking a brief or initiating new ideas to help the client with marketing. Liaise with designers and monitor all aspects of budget control. Role would involve travel (no car at this stage). Salary dependent on experience.
Blackstripe were tasked with redesigning the Bliss Wedding Shows weekly email newsletter to coincide with the launch of their new website.
October 16, 2012
We are delighted to announce that we have been asked by Liverpool County FA to produce a series of exhibition graphics that showcases the inclusive nature of the association. Liverpool County FA aim to use the power of football to build a better future and to provide equal football opportunities for everyone.
May 10, 2012
Our shiny new website is now up and running, keep checking this section for the latest news from the Blackstripe Headquarters.