Punch is Hiring
We are Punch; a full-service social media agency pushing creative and strategic boundaries every day. Constantly changing and ever-evolving, we are a transparent and diverse team, celebrating our collective cultures, differences, ideas and talents with every project we touch. We’re always on the lookout for talented individuals who will bring equal parts originality, ambition, energy and passion to our growing team. We’re also hugely proud to work for some of the biggest brands in the world, including Sony, Barclays, GHD, LinkedIn, Mattel, John Lewis, River Island, Paul Mitchell, Ivy Park, TUI, Legal & General, Habitat and Space NK.
Punch is looking for a highly talented video editor to join our in-house creative studio. Working collaboratively with both the client services and creative teams, you’ll be working in a fast-paced, vibrant and dynamic environment, helping bring to life a wide range of social-first video content projects across a growing spectrum of clients. Editing both live action and animation projects, proactivity and a hunger to bring new ideas, ways of working and innovation to the final product are paramount. Surrounded by our experienced team of Directors, DOPs, Editors, Animators and Designers you’ll also be working as part of a hugely ambitious team, eager to learn from each other on a daily basis. Oh, and you’ll love using the phrase “It’s just rendering” A LOT.
The ideal candidate has:
3-5 years’ experience in video/film production as an editor (a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field of study a plus)
Highly proficient in the Adobe Creative Cloud suite of programs (highly experienced working with Premiere, After Effects, Photoshop a must)
Proficiency in DaVinci Resolve
Proficiency in sound design, audio mixing, colour correction & colour grading
Strong understanding of post-production workflow
Good understanding of social media best practices for video
Good knowledge of contemporary cameras, file formats, codecs and their proper handling in a post-production workflow
Highly adept at organising projects and managing workload across several projects at once
Able to easily adapt creative styles from brand-to-brand and industry-to-industry
The ability to communicate and bring to life new ideas and ways of working
Excellent attention to detail in your work and creative processes
Senior Account Manager
We’re looking for a talented, experienced, client-facing Senior Account Manager to join our accounts team in delivering brilliant work for our world-class clients. Taking the lead on your own portfolio of UK and global accounts, you’ll work with colleagues across the agency to assure the smooth delivery of a range of social media-oriented campaigns and projects and maintain our continued expansion.
Punch is an extremely dedicated yet fun-loving team of social media strategists, community managers, content creators, SEO specialists, in-house design, PR and video specialists. We would love to hear from hands-on, like-minded individuals who aren’t afraid to challenge our thinking and give our clients everything they’ve got.
Strategy development of Social Media campaigns, projects and initiatives
Idea generation for social content
Content creation for social posts
Campaign execution and project management
Influencer relationship management
Reporting on success of activities and content analysis
Client and external stakeholder liaison
What we’re looking for:
3-5 years’ experience in global account management, ideally within a digital/social environment
A deep understanding of digital, social media and word of mouth
Experience of working with blue-chip organisations and of managing an international client base
An extensive knowledge of social media best practices and the latest industry trends
The confidence to interact with people at all levels demonstrating tact, diplomacy, discretion and maturity
An analytical and creative thinker
Excellent written and communication skills
The flexibility to travel internationally
A hands-on approach and positive mindset
We’re seeking an exceptional wordsmith/devoted editor/conceptual creative (and a stickler for finely-tuned grammar) to fill our Copywriter vacancy. The successful candidate should come armed with varied examples of their writing capabilities, with 3+ years’ experience desirable but not essential for the right talent.
As Copywriter, you will work closely with the Senior Editorial Manager and Head of Editorial, supporting our social media account teams in the creation of polished content. You will be agile, happy to create content for a variety of clients and platforms and have excellent time-management skills.
To act as principal creative overseer and editorial ambassador of Punch best practice.
To forge strong relationships, both externally and across creative and account teams at Punch.
To meticulously ensure all material passing through the department is copyedited/proofread to the highest of standards, offering feedback to team members where necessary.
To write/provide editorial support for pitch presentations, decks and proposals.
To interpret creative briefs of varying magnitudes, with the ability to respond with cutting-edge, innovative concepts.
To quickly adapt to our clients’ tone of voice and house-style requirements, creating quality content within tight deadlines.
To conduct thorough research as and when required for the creation of insightful articles.
To possess a detailed understanding of social media best practice and how best to engage audiences across a variety of different platforms.
To help develop a comprehensive house style guide to circulate among team members, updating with relevant changes as and when necessary.
To keep abreast of the latest developments in the world of search and social media and how these may affect the wider team.
To collaborate/support our design department and source suitable images for campaigns as and when required.
Send us your CV to apply today.