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  • 16th July 2019

How to get the most out of creative brainstorms

The humble brainstorm is a vital tool in the creative professional's toolkit.

However, if you're a recent graduate or career changer, you might not be sure of the best brainstorming approach. We're here to give you the knowledge you need to hit it off, in any marketing jobs in West Yorkshire.In this article we'll show you how to brainstorm most effectively. We'll explore ...

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  • 24th June 2019

The handiest PR news resources

If you're a recent graduate (or looking to change careers) we know getting onto a new career ladder can be tricky.

But don't worry! If you're looking to give yourself an advantage in your search for PR jobs in Leeds, there are plenty of websites with the latest stories and developments.We've rounded up some of the top resources for PR and digital news. By keeping a close eye on website like these, you'll mak...

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  • 11th June 2019

The jargon of creative agencies—brush up on your lingo

At Gloss Recruitment we work to support everyone looking for creative agency jobs in Leeds; whether you're a recent graduate, changing careers, or just looking for a new creative job, our team is happy to help.

Part of the job hunt is finding the perfect match between a candidate and the culture of a creative agency. We know our candidates are cream of the crop talent looking for the right agency. We match each candidate with an agency that will challenge the, nurture them and help them reach their career ...

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  • 31st May 2019

Digital Marketing News Recap: May 2019

To help you stay on top of the latest developments, we've put together this new roundup of stories; it covers the most important updates from both Leeds and the wider digital landscape.

Leeds prepares for Channel 4’s arrival

Last year, we learned that the broadcaster Channel 4 was opening an office in Leeds. In response to this, Leeds City Council is taking a closer look at the wider needs of Leeds' creative sectors.[caption id="...

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  • 17th May 2019

Gloss Young Talent of the Year Announced!

We asked our candidates to flex their creative muscles with a professional design brief.


The winner of the competition would receive the title of "Gloss Young Talent of the Year", and a £100 Amazon gift voucher.Candidates were asked to create a brand identity for Leeds, to help it attract the best graphic design talent. Although Leeds is a hotspot for cre...

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  • 16th May 2019

How to Settle Into Your First Creative Agency Job

Whether you're changing your career or starting it, creative agency jobs in Leeds are a rewarding choice. However, there's still plenty to consider before you apply.

In this guide we'll highlight typical activities, how to work well with your colleagues, and what you can learn from them during your time working at a creative agency of Leeds.

What it's like working at a creative agency

Before we begin, it's importan...

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  • 23rd April 2019

The best awards for Leeds creative agencies to enter

If you're working in a creative agency, we're sure you're incredibly proud of the work you've achieved.

So why not share your success with the world by entering your work for an award?Leeds agencies are eligible for many different design awards, but that doesn't mean the prize is in the bag.In this article, we'll take a closer look at the best awards to enter, and some best practice tips for a...

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  • 9th April 2019

What do marketing managers in Leeds do?

We often talk about specialist roles like graphic designer and digital marketing managers, but the city of Leeds is also a hub for many conventional marketing managers.

The job of a marketing manager is just as specialist as the ones mentioned, but it’s often overlooked as a career option by creative graduates.


In the majority of cases this is for two reasons:
  1. Not knowing what a typical marketing manager job...

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  • 29th March 2019

Top 3 graphic design job interview task mistakes – candidates

Leeds is a hub of creativity, and it’s home to lots of fantastic graphic design talent. Gloss Recruitment is proud to be working with the cream of the top candidates and the top design agencies of the city. But even top talent can make these top three interview task mistakes.

As we’ve launched the Gloss Young Talent Award (take a closer look here if you’ve not had a chance to find out about this yet) with a graphic design brief we thought it would be worth discussing graphic design job inte...

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  • 25th March 2019

The Gloss Young Talent Of The Year Award

Are you a graphic design student or graphic design graduate?Looking to test your skills against a professional design brief?

Now’s your chance. For the first time, Gloss Recruitment is awarding the Gloss Young Talent Of The Year Award.Put your skills to the test with our fun design brief and see what awaits you when working for a Leeds design agency. It’s a gre...

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