The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 29 January 2015 14:02:24 +0000 Digital Marketing Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/85927/Digital%2520Marketing%2520Executive.html This is an exciting opportunity to join our digital team working in a fast paced publishing and retail environment, across a number of websites including Reader’s Digest, Simply Media and Moviemail. The role requires a commercially minded content marketer, with a proven track record of campaign management, generating online traffic and increasing revenue – all in line with agreed targets and within budget. You will work as part of a small team, and together you are responsible for proactively developing our online strategies to deliver and grow revenue, through data analytics and multi-channel marketing across multiple e-commerce websites.  Your main mission will be to drive footfall, increase online sales on the site, and build brand awareness online.  You will be expected to take ownership of and manage the tracking of all sales revenues, and will work to optimise conversion and identify new opportunities. A broad knowledge of all matters e-commerce is essential, and an understanding of disciplines such as conversion optimisation, web analytics and user experience is a must.  You must have good project management skills and ability to drive commercial performance through web performance using retail metrics. Responsibilities: Content marketing across all e-commerce websites Campaign management and promotional strategy across all websites Product and content management for all company websites Analyse the online customer experience and identify new ways to improve functionality and revenue opportunities for all brands Manage and... 28 January 2015 11:11:10 +0000 Creative Services Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/85814/Creative%2520Services%2520Manager.html New and exciting client side creative services management opportunities are rare especially one which will give you the autonomy and scope to really make your mark. You will be joining the Coventry, the UK’s third largest building society with a strong position in the UK mortgage market, owned by and run for our 1.5 million members and employing over 2000 members of staff with 70 branches across the UK.   Critical to our success is the hard work and innovation of our marketing team. As we have gone from strength to strength, we recognised the need to develop a dedicated in-house creative services department to deliver digital and print creative, with a real opportunity to make an impact in online experience, and are looking for a manager to lead this function.   As Creative Services Manager, you will manage the internally produced print and digital creative for the Society. You will lead a small and dedicated in-house creative team working alongside other teams, in particular the marketing and online teams. In addition to creating outputs yourself (60%+ of time), you will be responsible for scheduling work across the team and ensuring all outputs (offline and online) align with brand guidelines, are delivered on time and meet the approved brief (40%- of time).   To be a success in this Creative Services Manager role you will be an experienced online and print creative professional with a minimum of three years’ experience of managing a small design team. You will be adept at delivering high quality/accurate work on time and be confident... 27 January 2015 17:05:02 +0000 Digital Project Manager - Marketing Agency, Global Brand http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/85783/Digital%2520Project%2520Manager%2520-%2520Marketing%2520Agency%2C%2520Global.html Are you a digital expert who thrives on working within a fast paced agency environment… We are looking for a Digital Project Manager to join an ever growing global agency within their Birmingham office. Sound interesting?..   As Digital Project Manager you’ll work to deliver first class ecommerce, microsite and digital solutions for a global brand, ensuring that project milestones are achieved, that all schedule work is completed within timescales agreed and that internal teams are keep updated through weekly WIP meetings. So you’ll also be armed with top notch communication skills, as you’ll also need to be client facing, keeping them informed of project status, taking briefings and delivering work for review with clients too.            To be successful you will have already gained at least 2 years’ experience agency side within digital project management, ideally across websites and microsite builds within a formal project management environment (AGILE, Prince 2 etc). You’ll understand the challenges that responsive design can bring and have an analytical mind, expert problem solver and a knack for ensuring that deadlines are achieved with your unrivalled project management skills!   As well as the opportunity to join a leading global agency you can expect a salary of between £25,000 - £30,000 depending on experience, continued career progression and fantastic benefits package including bonus, pension and private healthcare too!   If you are... 23 January 2015 16:04:47 +0000 Digital Project Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/85596/Digital%2520Project%2520Manager.html At Vista we help global businesses to achieve their full potential. Were an intelligent, creative communications agency that changes minds and behaviours, and were looking for another exceptional person to join our award-winning, fast-growing team. We're looking for an experienced digital project manager to be responsible for the successful day-to-day delivery of some of Vistas most exciting and challenging digital projects. You'll work with a diverse range of valued clients from a prestigious roster of FTSE Top 100 companies. 23 January 2015 14:02:54 +0000 Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/85575/Account%2520Director.html HAVAS LYNX is a global communications group, with offices in Manchester, London and New York. We operate within the healthcare and wellness sectors - our campaign activity sees us enhancing people’s lives via a variety of means, for example, by helping patients to understand their treatment options, by providing support to carers, or helping Healthcare Professionals and others within healthcare systems to make appropriate treatment decisions. Our sector is a challenging market place, but the potential for reward is unrivalled – the sense of genuinely making a difference is hugely motivating. Our Head Office is in the centre of Manchester and due to the team’s impact and their subsequent success, we’re pleased to be seeking an experienced Account Director to join us. This role will combine strategy development and tactical delivery; we have a culture of being hands on and taking ownership and responsibility as part of a team so it’s important that you can draw on your previous Agency experience in order to deliver results and exceptional service levels to your clients. This role will see you work with clients across the Pharmaceutical sector, although prior experience in this industry isn’t essential – what’s key is that you’re willing to apply your skill set and learn about a new market. We are looking for a skilled relationship developer who appreciates that the key to achieving long term success with an account; is the consistently strong delivery of a wide range of activities. Therefore, we will ask you to work... 23 January 2015 14:02:11 +0000 Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/85574/Account%2520Director.html HAVAS LYNX is a global communications group, with offices in Manchester, London and New York. We operate within the healthcare and wellness sectors - our campaign activity sees us enhancing people’s lives via a variety of means, for example, by helping patients to understand their treatment options, by providing support to carers, or helping Healthcare Professionals and others within healthcare systems to make appropriate treatment decisions. Our sector is a challenging market place, but the potential for reward is unrivalled – the sense of genuinely making a difference is hugely motivating. Our London office comprises of 20 professionals and due to the team’s impact and their subsequent success, we’re pleased to be seeking an experienced Account Director to join us. This role will combine strategy development and tactical delivery; we have a culture of being hands on and taking ownership and responsibility as part of a team so it’s important that you can draw on your previous Agency experience in order to deliver results and exceptional service levels to your clients. This role will see you work with clients across the Pharmaceutical sector, although prior experience in this industry isn’t essential – what’s key is that you’re willing to apply your skill set and learn about a new market. We are looking for a skilled relationship developer who appreciates that the key to achieving long term success with an account; is the consistently strong delivery of a wide range of activities. Therefore, we will ask you to work... 22 January 2015 18:06:23 +0000 Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/85511/Account%2520Director.html Our client is an award winning integrated agency renowned for their creativity and effectiveness, going through a period of sustained growth and looking to add a very talented Account Director to their team.  You’ll work across a range of major brand names on a variety of creative and strategic brand led projects, with strong digital elements.  You should be capable of leading a team across a range of complex and challenging projects that will test your marketing skills to the full.  There are exceptional career opportunities available for an ambitious AD, and we will also consider very strong SAM’s keen to progress to AD level. 22 January 2015 14:02:42 +0000 Social Media Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/85479/Social%2520Media%2520Executive.html Fantastic opportunity for a Social Media Executive to join one of Greater Manchester most established agency groups. It’s an exciting time to join the agency as they’re investing heavily into the digital team to support the growth of the agency. They’ve recently recruited for some key technical talent and with the platform to now develop further they’re in need of a Social Media Executive to join them. They’re looking for someone with a clear grasp of social media within a commercial environment. Someone who can think creatively and bring campaigns to live as well as manage client’s online reputation and engage with their digital community. You’ll need to be fully clued up with all aspects of social and it’s numerous platforms – Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and so on. To be considered you’ll need to hands on experience, a can do attitude and enjoy working in a team-focused environment that loves nothing more than a digital challenge. This is a brilliant opportunity for someone looking to progress their career and take ownership of social projects. A role not to be missed. Send your CV today for immediate consideration! 22 January 2015 13:01:34 +0000 Junior Digital Media Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/85476/Junior%2520Digital%2520Media%2520Executive.html Just graduated and lucky enough to have secured some experience but now looking to put that to good use in an exciting role? A top digital agency is now on the lookout for an Digital Media Executive to join their award winning team! With an ever expanding team, this agency is now on the lookout for some fresh talent to join them and work within their digital media team for a range of exciting clients. They are looking for a sparky and energetic individual who is looking to develop their career in a fast paced environment; writing content for blogs, handling media relationships and working alongside the SEO team to deliver integrated campaigns. It is essential that you have strong copywriting skills and are able to demonstrate your ability to write for different audiences while having creative input in campaigns. You will be expected to manage multiple campaigns so organisational skills are also crucial along with good industry knowledge. If this role sounds like the opportunity you have been looking for – send your CV across to me straight away! 20 January 2015 11:11:50 +0000 Head of Digital Design and Development http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/85338/Head%2520of%2520Digital%2520Design%2520and%2520Development.html Head of Digital Design and Development Manchester c£45k   This is an exciting opportunity to lead a talented team within an award winning integrated agency who work on a range of digital marketing and web build projects for largely consumer clients.  They have ambitious plans for 2015 and beyond and are growing their digital offering and pulling back into the agency the larger, currently outsourced projects.  You will lead and develop the digital team and identify and present the benefits of emerging technology relevant to clients needs. As well as working with the senior management team to present these solutions to clients, you’ll also be able to put on your coding hat and help the team with development projects. The role encompasses many skills and you may either already have experience of managing a digital team including web development or be hungry and ready to do so. It would definitely suit an ambitious individual who is ready to step up into this role, so you could be a senior or lead front end developer looking to step up into a team lead role whilst still being hands on. You’ll need a strong creative personality and to have the ability to think strategically. You should have the ability to inspire and talk to clients and internal stakeholders. Ideally you will have excellent HTML 5 & CSS experience and be able lead by example when it comes to front end development.   You will oversee a growing digital department and be involved in the up-skilling of staff, future recruitment of digital people, working... 19 January 2015 19:07:09 +0000 Business Developer/Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/85296/Business%2520Developer%2FAccount%2520Manager.html We’re looking for a driven and effective Business Developer/Account Manager to take You will be in charge of driving new business from a database of UK and international advertising and media agencies as well as developing and successfully selling our services to new and existing client bases. Although an existing database will be supplied, candidates with their own book of contacts within advertising or brands will be considered favourably. A good knowledge of the advertising and animation industry is preferred but not essential and a strong interest in animation, visual effects, film making and digital technology would also be advantageous. You will be a public face of an exciting, progressive and creative company, representing the company’s public profile in a friendly and dynamic manner. Given the breadth of our client base, you are expected to be able to sell confidently in the creative environments in which we work. You will work directly with the managing director on the growth, development and maintenance of the company’s client base; developing the core proposition of the company, its PR requirements and attending relevant events. Your responsibility ranges from identifying the likely selling points of a project, ascertain the potential of properties, create new revenue streams while expanding the market of existing properties through innovative marketing strategies, tapping into the expertise or tie-up with business partner(s) or exploitation of the changing trends, etc, while developing strategic plans and sales strategies... 19 January 2015 19:07:43 +0000 Social Media/ copywriter http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/85292/Social%2520Media%2F%2520copywriter.html We have a fanstic opportunity for a social media executive who is also able to write copy, this is a gat opportunity to join this thriving agency based in Milton Keynes.  Please get in touch ASAP for a more detailed description. 19 January 2015 10:10:28 +0000 Group Search Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/85244/Group%2520Search%2520Manager.html Brilliant opportunity for a talented search professional to join Manchester greatest digital team and work on an amazing retail account. This well known high street group are at the top of their game and with the online world ever emerging they need a talented and creative SEO professional to join forces with them and help in the development of their search strategy. As group Search Manager you will be tasked with the devising innovative and strategic campaigns inspired by research and insight. You’ll wow the client with your clear thinking, analytical approach and technical know how. Taking the lead of a small team you’ll support and guide them through search dos and don’ts and encourage them to think outside of the box and find intriguing digital solutions that will provide excellent results. To be considered you’ll need a to be conversant in all aspects of SEO and with a broader understanding of digital you’ll appreciate how your projects need to knit nicely with other digital teams in the agency. 18 January 2015 15:03:34 +0000 Senior Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/85228/Senior%2520Account%2520Manager.html HAVAS LYNX is a global communications group with 250 employees - supported by the wider HAVAS network; we deliver truly global campaigns based on robust local insight and as a group, we are proud to have been responsible for a series of industry firsts. We innovate on behalf of our clients across the healthcare sector and we are proud winners of prestigious awards for effectiveness and innovation. More important than the gongs however, is the recognition that campaign activity originated and driven by our teams has a huge impact on the lives of hundreds of patients. We now have a rare opportunity for a Senior Account Manager from outside of the healthcare sector to join our Manchesrer based team. This is an excellent opportunity for someone to take on a high level of responsibility as primary client contact on a substantial account. You will drive business on a day to day basis with your team and over time look to increase your input into the strategic elements of the account along with a Client Services Director or Managing Partner. This is a hands on role – your ability to manage projects effectively and profitably will aid you in delivery of a range of communications tactics utilising tools from across the marketing mix, with an emphasis on digital. We’re a full service agency, so you'll work as part of a team to manage campaign activities and gain measurable results using which ever medium is most appropriate to our agreed objectives. It will be your responsibility, with input from a more senior team member to build relationships, understand,... 18 January 2015 15:03:55 +0000 Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/85227/Account%2520Director.html HAVAS LYNX is a global communications group - with offices in Manchester, London and New York. We work within the healthcare and wellness sectors, so our campaign activity sees us enhancing people’s lives, whether that is by helping patients to understand their treatment options, providing support to carers or helping Healthcare Professionals and others in healthcare systems to make appropriate treatment decisions. Our sector is a challenging market place, but the potential for reward is unrivalled –genuinely making a difference is hugely motivating. As part of our planned growth for 2015 we’re seeking an Account Director to join our Manchester based team. We’re looking for someone who has a healthcare background and clear experience of developing campaigns for the pharmaceutical sector. For this role the ideal candidate will be a skilled relationship developer who appreciates that the key to achieving long term success with an account; is consistently delivering a wide range of innovative, effective, and relevant activities. Therefore, we will ask you to work with clients on the development of overarching strategic goals and objectives, to set measurable KPIs and then manage delivery of the associated projects. You can expect to work with experienced Planners, dedicated Client Services professionals, scientifically brilliant Medical Writers, talented Creatives and technical Developers.  We ask you to direct the development and utilisation of project teams in an efficient, effective way – not forgetting to ensure that yourself and the... 16 January 2015 11:11:43 +0000 Middleweight Graphic Designer - Nottingham http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/85155/Middleweight%2520Graphic%2520Designer%2520-%2520Nottingham.html In-house Design & Marketing studio based in Nottingham are recruiting for a Middleweight Graphic Designer to join their creative team.   T he Role The Middleweight Graphic Designer will be an integral part of the in-house marketing design team, involved in the whole design process from concept to completion. Working as part of a team with printers, comms team, other designers, and marketing specialists, this mainly offline role involves producing various pieces of marketing material including brochures, helping to create campaign creative, store/exhibition graphics and other ad hoc design requests, some of which cross media both online and offline. There is scope to work across print and digital for the right candidate. Experience • Minimum 5 years industry experience, some in-house would be beneficial. • Full working knowledge of InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop. Knowledge of HTML and CSS would be an advantage • Experience generating design concepts within style guidelines • Knowledge of preparing files for print is essential. • An understanding of designing for on- and off-line projects • A degree in graphic design (or equivalent) Skills • Excellent attention to detail and strong layout and typographic skills • Previous design experience in a similar fast paced environment • A proven ability to work independently, to tight deadlines while maintaining the highest standards • A creative and innovative approach that welcomes new ideas • Ability to see your designs through from concept to... 15 January 2015 18:06:28 +0000 Marketing Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/85124/Marketing%2520Manager.html ASAP!! Marketing Manager - leading South West Media Company - Salary £25,000 A fantastic opportunity has arisen within this leading Media Company for a Marketing Manager!! You'll be responsible for implementing the consumer-focused marketing plans within the 3 very exciting verticals!! In conjunction with the Group Marketing Manager you'll be responsible for implementing the marketing plan against the delivery of the agreed metrics and will work with the required functional teams to deliver a coherent and consistent plan. The job: As Marketing Manager your responsibilities will include; Ensuring that multi-channel marketing plans and campaigns are thoroughly planned, targeted, measurable and delivered on-brand and on-budget, within agreed timescales and with an emphasis on clear objectives, creativity and outstanding execution. Monitoring and evaluating all marketing campaigns and activities against agreed metrics and providing accurate and timely reporting to the Group Marketing Manager and Head of Content & Marketing. Building effective working relationships and pursuing an integrated approach to the consumer marketing strategy and planning process by working with specialists within areas such as search & Social Media, direct marketing, commercial revenues, trade marketing, export and events. Inform the Group Marketing Manager of progress and achievements, through attendance at regular team meetings and other means, as determined by the senior management team. This is an exciting new phase for this leading organisation and they're looking for a dedicated... 15 January 2015 17:05:12 +0000 Online Content Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/85120/Online%2520Content%2520Manager.html This is a chance to join one of the most forward thinking media communications teams in the region it will come as no surprise that they’re investing heavily into their digital team to keep up with the demand from their high profile clients. As Creative Content Manager you’ll sit perfectly between the digital, creative, content and media teams. Sitting in the hub of digital activity you’ll lead with content strategy and implementation; advising and guiding on best practice and best process for excellent results. To be considered you’ll have a solid base of experience in developing content strategy underpinned with excellent writing skills from a PR or communications role. It goes without saying that you’ll have an superb grasp of the digital landscape and emerging technologies in content and online engagement. It’s a very exciting time of change for the business and this hire is integral to their plans for the future digital team so if you’re interested in being a key cog in this talented them then send your CV today. 15 January 2015 16:04:23 +0000 PPC Assistant http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/85113/PPC%2520Assistant.html This internationally acclaimed Digital Agency is urgently looking for an enthusiastic PPC Assistant to join their growing West Yorkshire based team. As part of the digital team you’ll spend your time working with like-minded individuals implementing and tracking paid search & display campaigns for a range of prestigious clients; you’ll be responsible for generating targeted traffic and increasing conversion. As a member of the PPC team you’ll be really hands on when it comes to clients, you may be involved in planning upcoming campaigns and tweaking current ones. You’ll provide keyword research, analysis and eventually get involved with strategy and budget management as well as writing ad copy. When the implementation for each campaign is complete you’ll generate reports in order to measure results for your clients. To be considered you’ll need to be able to confidently demonstrate your experience in paid search projects; in addition to technical knowledge, you will be organised and persistent. You must naturally pay meticulous attention to detail and be willing to invest into building relationships. If successful you’ll join a global business who offer a majorly creative and forwarding thinking environment to work in. If you’re interested, please send your CV today for immediate consideration. 15 January 2015 08:08:29 +0000 Regional Account Manager/ Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/85067/Regional%2520Account%2520Manager%2F%2520Account%2520Director.html This evolving Digital Marketing Agency is looking for a Regional Account Manager to join their impressive team! The agency has recently opened their second location and with business booming they’re keen to develop their existing client relationships further whilst continuing to grow new ones. They’re a specialist in automotive dealership digital marketing and dominate the market with their impressive digital services. The Account Management role is a client servicing position so you’ll be out meeting with clients and discussing their current package whilst offering them other products and services. You’ll join the team with an already established client base so your task will be to develop these clients further and take additional new clients on when the BD Manager has secured them. To be considered you’ll need a solid understanding of the full digital marketing suite and have a passion for the services you’re selling. This is a brilliant opportunity for a commercially minded individual to take ownership of their clients needs and develop them. It’s one of the best new business opportunities I’ve come across and with and impressive commission structure it’s likely to be a very lucrative one! Sound good to you? Then send your CV over now! 15 January 2015 07:07:37 +0000 Senior Digital Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/85066/Senior%2520Digital%2520Account%2520Manager.html Senior Digital Account Manager urgently needed to join a top digital agency based in West Yorkshire This agency boast an impressive client portfolio and are adding to it all the time hence their need to recruit! The demand for these guys’ digital talent is growing week on week but without enough resource in house they’re struggling to keep up with demands, which is a nice problem to have. So, to ensure they’re always offering their clients the best solution, they need a digital expert to come on board and lead the team in the ever changing world of digital. Working across multiple sectors you’ll need to know your stuff and have your ear to the ground with emerging technologies, constantly offering the newest innovations in digital and always being one step ahead of the game. With online advertising dominating the work load they need an experienced digital marketer who can develop and implement impressive campaigns covering all elements of online. From banners and blogs to email marketing, SEO and PPC to social networking platforms. You’ll work alongside creative and developers to deliver plans perfectly time and time again. But what’s in it for you? Well if working for one of Leeds best agencies wasn’t enough, you’ll be a key hire in the agency’s digital future, moulding their offering and leading the way towards the their impressive digital goals! Interested? Send your CV over now for immediate & confidential consideration 14 January 2015 18:06:27 +0000 Artworker (Rotating Shifts) - North Birmingham http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/85060/Artworker%2520%28Rotating%2520Shifts%29%2520-%2520North%2520Birmingham.html Birmingham based creative agency are looking for a fast, accurate Artworker to work rotating evening/day shifts. You'll be working on fast turn-around artwork for Print, POS, POP and Sales Promotion. It's a pure artworking role so no creative input will be required but a fast, accurate artworking ability using CS6/CC will be a must for this role, along with good typography and fast page layout skills Hours of work are likely to be: Day - Mon - Fri 8am - 4.30pm, Nights - Sun - Thur 5pm - 1.30am. A 10% shift allowance is available along with paid overtime. All usual Adobe CS packages required, must be advanced in InDesign. Any experience with data merging and tagging InDesign files an advantage. IMPORTANT - You MUST be happy to work shifts and due to the lack of public transport in the early hours of the morning you MUST have your own car. Interested? Email your CV and some samples of work that show your layout/typesetting skills over right away! Artworker (Rotating Shifts) - North Birmingham to £22k + shift allowance. 14 January 2015 10:10:54 +0000 Digital Client Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/84983/Digital%2520Client%2520Director.html Highly successful and growing Digital consultancy based in Manchester City Centre is actively looking for a Digital Account Director to join their well-established team. This Digital agency has recently expanded its product offering, and with big international expansion plans, they are certainly one of the most reputable and exciting agencies in the North. Due to growth, we are looking for an experienced Digital Account Director or Digital Client Director to take the lead on a number of key accounts; working on large, enterprise clients and acting as a mentor to the client services team. Reporting to the CEO, you will be responsible for delivering tailored online solutions to client’s requirements, advising on strategy and acting as a Consultant. We are looking for someone from a Digital Agency who has been responsible for overseeing and managing accounts with large budgets. You will be developing the accounts given to you organically, through building a strong and trusting rapport with the client, and you will feel confident in answering more technical queries that the clients may have.  We need a strong leader, and someone with drive, determination and interest in all elements of digital. Please apply now to be considered for this position.  13 January 2015 15:03:30 +0000 Senior Artworker - Birmingham http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/84937/Senior%2520Artworker%2520-%2520Birmingham.html Creative Production Agency based in Central Birmingham are looking to recruit a Senior Artworker with extensive agency experience. Specialists in artwork production, advertising, image manipulation and digital design they work across most sectors for all kinds of clients. Fashion, automotive, retail, housing and aerospace clients and corporate, ad agencies, B2B, B2C.   Essential requirements for the role: • Minimum five years experience in creative/advertising agency artwork studios • Comfortable with brochures, press ads for magazines/newspapers, packaging, newsletters • In-depth knowledge of InDesign CC2014 and advanced features • Working knowledge of Photoshop and Illustrator CC • Technical, rather than creative, with traditional typography skills and type 'craftsmanship' • Good eye for a well-balanced layout • Meticulous attention to detail • Lots of common sense and able to think for self • Team player • Happy working with tight work processes and procedures   Candidates will demonstrate a great eye for detail and practical knowledge of traditional typography skills. A good grounding in an agency environment and confidence working across a wide range of print-based disciplines, including brochures, catalogues, press ads, packaging and newsletters is essential. Candidates should be fluent in InDesign CC2014 and have an understanding of advanced features, along with a good working knowledge of Illustrator and Photoshop. Together with superb technical skills, candidates should... 09 January 2015 17:05:17 +0000 Software Development Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/84663/Software%2520Development%2520Manager.html This is a key role within a leading digital agency, with responsibility for ensuring the successful design, build and delivery of innovative software projects - on-time, to budget, and also to high quality standards! The main responsibilities are as follows: - Leading development across a wide range of technologies (.Net/SQL web applications, but also HTML 5, JavaScript, CSS, and Objective C/Swift) and various channels: desktop, mobile, events, etc. - Overseeing developers, freelancers, etc. - Day-to-day leading of bespoke and off-the-shelf development - Inputting into budgeting, timelines, and the brainstorming of ideas - Ensuring projects are well documented - Providing technical lead through programming to test - Reporting to the Development Director re status, risks and ongoing progress - Liaising with the commercial team, and also the IT team to ensure successful hosting of solutions, using technologies such as Microsoft Azure - Collaborating with design/UX teams to create high quality software - Managing staff and budgets, and scheduling This is a demanding role, that requires all of the following: - Experience of leading .Net/SQL web applications, and HTML/5 and mobile projects - The ability to lead other technologies, such as Xamarin, Phone Gap, JQTouch, Telerik, Objective C/Swift - Experience of using SVN or equivalent versioning software - The ability to liaise with clients - Experience in product specification, technical design and architecture - Experience in leading teams You should have a proven track record in leading development and...