- 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 agencyBefore we begin, it's importan... Read more
- 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:
- Not knowing what a typical marketing manager job... Read more
- 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...Read more
- 26th February 2019
The rise of 360 content
Design agencies in Leeds are discussing how new technologies will influence the skills required within their agencies. It’s important to get the timing right when new tech hits the design agency, as not everything new passes the test of time.
While virtual reality is currently fading into the background, it’s brought about a new concept - that of 360° content. Anyone on the lookout for marketing or design agency jobs in Leeds needs to be aware of this concept. To help with this, our team has discussed it with candidates and ... Read more
- 21st January 2019
Going from Freelance to Full Time in Leeds
Did you know that every third Monday in January is known as Blue Monday?It’s the most depressing Monday of the entire year. No, we’re not going to leave the article like that.
If your current freelancing gig is making you feel a little blue this Monday, why not take the first step to changing things up a bit?Our team specialises in creative recruitment in Leeds and we’re happy to help you battle Blue Monday with some tips on going from freelance to full-time agency ...Read more
- 10th December 2018
How to get into creative roles
The creative industry is highly sought after - especially in Leeds, as the city is a hub not only for digital jobs but also for creative agencies.
Creative Recruitment in Leeds is therefore a hot topic. As a graduate or a career changer getting your foot in the door of a creative role can be tough.While there are many exciting creative jobs in Leeds, there’s also fierce competition for these jobs.To help you fulfil your creative pote...Read more
- 26th November 2018
Graphic Design Jobs Interview Tips
If you're looking for graphic designer jobs in Leeds, you'll need to bring your A-game. Leeds is a major hub for all things design and digital, which means every creative job is highly sought after.
But don't worry; with a little planning beforehand, you'll be ready for anything an interviewer can throw at you!That's why we've put together this guide to graphic design interviews, to ensure you have a better idea of what to expect.
- 1st October 2018
What does a modern-day PR professional do?
Leeds is a vibrant digital hub with creative skills across the sector. Public relations skills covering the digital needs of brands is a vital addition to any Leeds based creative agency.
But what does a modern-day PR professional actually do? And what career challenges do they face? If you’re curious about PR jobs in Leeds, read on for some tips on these roles in Leeds.
- 18th September 2018
What does a digital marketing manager do?
Yorkshire and especially Leeds offer a lot of roles for digital marketing managers. But what does a digital marketing manager actually do?
And how do you best get into this career path as a graduate or a career-changer?Read on to discover what a digital marketing manager does, what skills are great for success within the role and why Leeds is so important for digital marketing jobs.
- 4th September 2018
The impact of low motivation at work
You’re no slacker, but perhaps you’ve been feeling pretty sluggish in the office lately?
If you’re more likely to be watching the clock than cracking on with the latest project, you’re probably suffering from low motivation at work.Don’t worry, though. This happens to many people, especially within the creative industry.Read on for some tips on how to get your office mojo ...Read more