The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 01 April 2015 15:03:20 +0000 Senior Designer - Head of Design http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/90024/Senior%2520Designer%2520-%2520Head%2520of%2520Design.html Head of Design is an important new role at RBL, providing day-to-day leadership of the design team in an ambitious agency based in Leamington Spa.  Working alongside the existing Head of Brand, Head of Client Services and Head of Marketing and Business Development, you will be part of the management team. With responsibility for the quality of all creative output from the studio, you will oversee the workflow of the design team to deliver the best possible results for each client brief. RBL works across all key channels: digital, film, print, events, promotional, environment, so broad experience is essential, with a strong digital focus. As Head of Design in a brand-led agency, you will be expected to have a keen interest and understanding of how successful brands are brought to life through great design. You will coach more junior members of the design team, setting the pace of work and establishing clear creative standards. The Head of Design will also be a hands-on designer delivering a wide range of  work alongside colleagues. High levels of proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite are essential.  This new position would suit a proven, senior designer who is looking for career progression in an ambitious agency working for leading brands in diverse sectors.  Salary:  £35k-£40k + profit share To find out more about RBL please visit rbl-brandagency.com 01 April 2015 09:09:55 +0000 Creative UX Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/89985/Creative%2520UX%2520Designer.html Creative UX Designer The award-winning INK Digital are on the lookout for a super creative, mid-level UX Designer to join the talented team in Halifax, West Yorkshire. Are you ready for an exciting new opportunity?   The ideal candidate will be super friendly and able to wow us with their thinking, approach and creative abilities. You must:   • Live, breathe, eat and sleep creativity! • Have recent digital agency experience • Have a portfolio bursting with creativity. As well as the finished article, we would really love to see your thought process. • Constantly strive to deliver the best possible creative ideas • Work well within a team • Have a desire to improve and expand the possibilities • Be able to work to timescales • Own a keen eye for attention to detail and possess a super positive can-do attitude.   We’re also insistent that you must be a fun, friendly and approachable person, otherwise you won’t be the perfect team fit for our bunch of lovely quirky conversationalists. In return for your amazing talent and skills you can expect:   • A competitive salary based on skills and experience • Performance related bonus • Breakfast rolls on a Friday • Copious cups of fancy coffee (from the fancy coffee machines) • An exciting and oh-so friendly workplace that helps nurture and develop the skills of everyone involved • Team outings and treats • The latest piece of kit that you need to get the job done • Subscriptions to learning... 31 March 2015 10:10:05 +0000 Digital Marketing Communications Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/89757/Digital%2520Marketing%2520Communications%2520Executive.html Digital Marketing Communications Executive Birmingham 20-23K A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a digital marketing professional to join a leading charity based in the West Midlands. You will be responsible for the development of a new intranet facility and taking the lead on improving internal communications and knowledge sharing company wide. You will also be responsible for communicating to and engaging with a wider audience through various online channels to include social media. Key responsibilities of the Digital Marcomms Executive include: Supporting the Digital Marketing Manager with the development of the new intranet, this will include taking the lead on content development as well as ongoing analytics Using tools such as Photoshop for the creation of internal and external promotional collateral Taking the lead on the development of social media Liaising with third party suppliers Actively support your wider team Take responsibility for managing interns and volunteers Key attributes of the Digital Marcomms Executive include: Experience of having used social media in a business environment Strong knowledge of analytics tools such as Google Analytics and Facebook Insights CMS Experience The ability to liaise with third party suppliers A willingness to develop and train others This is an excellent opportunity to build and expand your existing digital marketing skills within a well-known and respected charity. This is an urgent requirement so please dont hesitate in applying. Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering Clientside, Account... 28 March 2015 09:09:03 +0000 Account Manager / Senior Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/89667/Account%2520Manager%2520%2F%2520Senior%2520Account%2520Executive.html Account Manager / Senior Account Executive: Manchester 22 - 26K We are looking for an Account Manager / Senior Account Executive to join one of Manchester's leading integrated agencies. This agency are a serial award winner for their innovative work on behalf of some of the UK's best known brands and therefore its a great role for someone looking for the next step in their career. You will primarily be working on a major Gaming / Gambling account initially, including Digital Marketing campaigns and TV and Print Advertising! The Account Manager / Senior Account Executive will be responsible for: - Liaising with the client to fully understand their requirements and assisting with the development of briefs. - Working on campaigns which will include Advertising, Branding, Print and Digital projects to ensure work is delivered on time within budget. - Briefing the internal teams to ensure they fully understand the requirement. - Various ad hoc duties to project manage the campaigns. The Account Manager / Senior Account Executive must have previous experience within an integrated agency - experience of working with clients in the Gaming / Gambling sector would be an advantage but is not essential. Excellent client facing skills are essential as is the ability to communicate effectively. Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering Clientside, Account Handling, PR and Executive. We also have a specialist Creative Recruitment team. We offer unrivalled opportunities across all specialisms and industry sectors, presenting you with only the best marketing jobs.... 27 March 2015 09:09:04 +0000 Senior Marketing Executive 8 month maternity cover http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/89559/Senior%2520Marketing%2520Executive%2520%25208%2520month%2520maternity.html Senior Marketing Executive - 8 month maternity cover Oxford 25-30K A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Senior Marketing Executive to join professional organisation in order to deliver the corporate marketing strategy to internal clients and stakeholders in order to raise awareness of the work the company does to a range of audiences across a variety of both traditional and digital channels. Key responsibilities include: Working collaboratively with other departments including the managing editor in order to publish the organisations online journal The design and production of all marketing collateral Maintaining the database to develop client relationships using the CRM system Maintaining the website Liaising with external suppliers Working closely with the Marketing and Business Development Manager in order to deliver the strategy Report back on all marketing actively through analytics Key attributes include: Experience within a similar role Previous use of design packages such as InDesign would be advantageous A strong demonstrable knowledge of digital marketing This is a fantastic opportunity for a dedicated marketing executive with a strong digital background. Due to the nature of this role you will be required to come in and hit the ground running whilst in the long run adding value. This is an urgent requirement so please dont hesitate in applying today! Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering Clientside, Account Handling, PR and Executive. We also have a specialist Creative Recruitment team. We offer unrivalled opportunities across... 26 March 2015 18:06:49 +0000 Digital Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/89551/Digital%2520Account%2520Director.html Large, successful and highly reputable Digital Agency in Manchester City Centre is on the lookout for an experienced Account Director or Digital Client Director to join their senior management team.  With flexible working hours, a fantastic list of benefits and a great deal of autonomy, this role is ideal for an experienced Digital professional looking for a new challenge in a mature and rewarding environment. The agency has grown significantly since their inception 7 years ago and with an international client base spanning both B2B and B2C clients, they have found success in turning business requirements into technical solutions. As an Account Director, you will be taking to lead on a number of key accounts; responsible for the on-boarding, roadmap planning and project initiation of large, strategic clients, forming strong relationships with senior contacts, up to CEO level and being responsible for seeking out opportunities to develop incremental business with clients.  We are looking for an experienced Digital professional who has worked on large web build projects for your clients. You will be an excellent relationship builder and a true consultant, able to grow accounts organically through actionable recommendations on their requirements. The Account Director will have experience in leading and managing a team and you will have the support of an account and project management team.  To find out more, please apply now.  26 March 2015 15:03:38 +0000 Web Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/89539/Web%2520Designer.html Large retail group with impressive offices just outside of Manchester City Centre is on the lookout for a Web Designer to join their team. Easily commutable via public transport, this business is a clear market-leader in their field. They are going through a period of growth and investment; having recently hired a very strong senior Marketing team, they are staying ahead of the curve within their sector by diversifying their product and service offering. The time has come to recruit an in-house creative team, and that’s where you come in… We’re looking for a Web Designer who is looking to work in a progressive and diverse business. Not just designing for websites, you will be building and designing HTML emails, online displays adverts, infographics and video and rich media. It would be highly advantageous if you have print experience as well. Needless to say, you will be comfortable in using HTML5, CSS3, Javascript/jQuery and have ideally worked on responsive sites. This is a really nice opportunity for someone looking to join a business at an integral point in its growth and development. If you’re looking to work for a highly-recognisable consumer brand, apply now, including a link to your online portfolio: emmaburke@betterplaced.com 25 March 2015 12:12:38 +0000 Director of Digital http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/89459/Director%2520of%2520Digital.html Director of digital, Media Scotland Scotland's biggest news company Media Scotland, publishers of the Daily Record, Sunday Mail and  dailyrecord.co.uk , has a rare vacancy for an exceptional journalist with a proven track record in digital. You will be the creative drive in digital growth at  dailyrecord.co.uk  through editorial and commercial innovation. You will have worked as a journalist on a national digital news brand. An instinct for a great story, picture or video will only be matched by excellent social media, SEO and analytical skills. It is important you can demonstrate a good understanding of the rapidly-changing Scottish landscape - in particular politics, culture and sport. Reporting to the managing director you will help our editors shape strategy and work closely with colleagues at  mirror.co.uk . Team leadership skills, a good contacts book and, as digital ambassador for our company, a talent for networking, is essential. Other requirements in this demanding but rewarding role include: *Commitment to constant innovation across all platforms - including print. *Identify, build and launch new products in corroboration with editorial and commercial teams.  *Drive our online live sports rights ambitions. *Stay at the cutting edge of digital development and demonstrate a fluid approach to strategy and planning. *Excellent communication skills - inspire our staff, our Mirror colleagues and our clients.   *Champion  dailyrecord.co.uk  as the... 24 March 2015 16:04:10 +0000 Marketing Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/89387/Marketing%2520Executive.html A rare opportunity has arisen for a Marketing Executive to join a successful Marketing Agency based in Manchester. This well-established healthcare agency is the most successful in its field in the UK. After a period of sustained growth, they are looking to grow significantly this year; in turn, they are looking for a Marketing Executive to provide marketing support to the business, and deliver the agency’s own marketing activity; including events, PR, refreshing and providing content for the website, writing blogs and case studies to be used for presentations and meetings. This varied role would suit someone who is looking to work in a fast paced, creative agency environment. Supporting the account handling team, you will be creating new business pitch documents and helping to deliver integrated campaigns for their client base. We are looking for someone proactive, who is keen to promote and capitalise on the success that this agency has already had, through various marketing channels. If you have at least 1 years agency experience but would like to move into a Marketing position, or if you’re working in-house and want to work in a more creative environment, please apply now to be considered. 24 March 2015 15:03:33 +0000 Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/89379/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... 24 March 2015 13:01:45 +0000 ECOMMERCE EXECUTIVE http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/89358/ECOMMERCE%2520EXECUTIVE.html ECOMMERCE EXECUTIVE This is a new role within a brand new business sector of one of the UK’s leading suppliers and wholesalers of giftware to the trade in the UK. Reporting to the Sales Development Manager and working alongside the IT & Marketing teams, the eCommerce executive will focus on maintaining and growing a highly successful brand worldwide with a network of distributors. The successful applicant will be a self starter and have the enthusiasm and vision to help drive a new eCommerce venture forward. The eCommerce executive will be responsible for growing market share in the UK through effective merchandising of products, exciting online promotions and using digital marketing techniques to grow visibility. They will also be required to submit monthly proposals for exploring the export market using varied languages and driving the site overseas through thorough research and implementation of foreign digital marketing. ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES: The main purpose of this role is to manage the trade website on a daily basis with an aim to deliver significant sales growth for the web channel. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE: 1.       Develop and implement the online strategy, ensuring that it fully exploits the potential of our new web platform and the business online. 2.       Report daily, weekly and monthly to the SDM on Web Sales (P & L) figures. 3.       Manage every aspect of the website, ensuring: a high quality online shopping experience... 18 March 2015 16:04:13 +0000 Digital Strategist http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/89009/Digital%2520Strategist.html This is a high profile opportunity for a digital strategist to join the board of this high profile agency. Get in touch for more details 17 March 2015 13:01:01 +0000 SEO Account Manager - top digital agency in Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/88903/SEO%2520Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520top%2520digital%2520agency%2520in.html We're on the lookout for a SEO Account Manager to join one of the top digital agencies in Manchester. We're looking for someone with 2-3 years agency experience and someone who is keen to develop their organic search skills working on some very exciting brands. Reporting to the Head of Natural Search and Account Director and working as a part of a very knowledgeable and passionate team, you will be responsible for the day to day analysis, research, reporting and implementation of SEO campaigns for a varied range of clients. You will also be exposed to all other relevant channels (PPC, affiliate marketing, shopping comparison, display advertising, social media etc.) and the integration between channels - so it's important that you have broader digital knowledge (and an interest in all things digital). The role responsibilities include:   • Day to day management of organic search campaigns • Carrying out technical SEO reviews of client websites • Keyword research • Content recommendations and copywriting • Planning and implementation of link building campaigns  • Producing monthly / weekly / ad hoc ranking reports  • Tracking, monitoring and reporting using Google Analytics and other tools • Competitor and market analysis & Staying up to date with industry developments The agency has a fantastic reputation and they are a very sociable bunch of people. You will work with clients in the financial services, travel, retail and fashion sectors - so you'll have a lot of varieties!... 17 March 2015 13:01:40 +0000 Senior 3D Designer (Retail Environments) - Leicester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/88901/Senior%25203D%2520Designer%2520%28Retail%2520Environments%29%2520-.html This international brand communications and retail design agency based in Leicestershire are looking for a Senior 3D Designer to join their busy creative team. Their clients span across fashion, sport, outdoors, charity, leisure and corporate and projects include: •  Brand Strategy •  Exhibitions & Events •  Retail & Interiors •  Campaigns & Communications •  Digital & Social Marketing •  Showrooms & Workplaces They're looking for an enthusiastic 3D designer to join the team. Ideally you'd have some experience within: • Retail environments • Exhibitions • Events • Showrooms • Graphics communication within retail environment • Customer journeys and flow • Good understanding of visual merchandising And proficient in: • Sketch up • CAD • Studio Max • Indesign To apply, please email your CV including current salary details & portfolio of best work. Senior 3D Designer (Retail Environments) - Leicestershire 17 March 2015 11:11:15 +0000 Account Manager (Integrated) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/88880/Account%2520Manager%2520%28Integrated%29.html Due to continued growth, a highly successful - award-winning - north-west agency is looking for an experienced (and, ideally, marketing-qualified) Account Manager to look after a number of accounts, managing online and offline campaigns from start to finish, as a key member of their highly professional client services team. Several years’ experience in an integrated agency, a good feel for brands and strategy and strong implementation skills are all required for this role, together with proven client handling and development skills and the ability to work within a close-knit team, using your own initiative to good effect. A good all-round knowledge of print and digital is essential. The environment is professional, but friendly and informal, and the prospects are excellent. Call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV to advertising.resources@btopenworld.com 10 March 2015 18:06:45 +0000 Graphic/Web Designer (Part Time) Walsall, West Midlands http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/88425/Graphic%2FWeb%2520Designer%2520%28Part%2520Time%29%2520Walsall%2C%2520West.html A part time Graphic and Web Designer is being sough to join a busy in-house Marketing and Business Development Team to work 3 days a week. The team is responsible for supporting all business development, marketing, PR and communication activity across the business. The role offers the opportunity to work on a wide variety of projects including website development, internal and external marketing campaigns and management of the clients brand identity. The role will report to the Marketing Manager. Role responsibilities:     •    On-going management of a suite of websites     •    Development support of new websites as required     •    Management of online demonstration tools     •    Ownership of brand identity guidelines     •    Managing the design of on and offline internal and external marketing campaigns – working with the Marketing Manager to develop project concepts     •    Marketing collateral production – white papers, brochures, adverts etc.     •    Diagram production and presentation support     •    Photography     •    Social media imagery support Role requirements (Essential Skills):     •    Experience in website design and development – including good working knowledge of HTML... 06 March 2015 10:10:37 +0000 Account Manager - Life sciences http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/88189/Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520Life%2520sciences.html Passionate about B2C marketing and ready to apply it in a B2B role? We are looking for an energetic and highly organised account manager to join our busy life sciences advertising & PR agency. Based in our central Manchester (UK) office, your primary purpose would be to look after our clients everyday marketing communications needs. You will build a trusting relationship with some of our key clients in the chemicals and materials sciences industries, who are looking to engage young scientists using the latest B2C-style tactics. You will liaise closely with clients to plan and deliver their marketing campaigns, and offer new ideas and fresh insights to their marketing on a regular basis. You will work alongside other Notch staff to brief our creative teams and ensure clients projects are delivered on time, and to budget. This position also includes a significant content component, where you will be required to assist in social media campaign planning and content management, reporting and media relations. This role will suit an ambitious candidate wanting to drive significant campaigns and grow quickly into an account team leader. 02 April 2015 00:12:43 +0000 Junior PHP Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/90071/Junior%2520PHP%2520Developer.html Junior PHP Developer My client are based in Solihull and are currently increasing the size of their small development team. You will be taking on responsibility for various aspects of the product development/support from prototyping new features, through to bug fixing and getting to grips with Legacy code. You will need a good understanding of Object-oriented programming and PHP5 as well as a good knowledge of MySQL, HTML5, CSS and JavaScript. Knowledge on Zend and or Laravel frameworks would be an advantage. A good basic understanding of Unix/Linux systems would also help. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing company and get involved in exciting projects. Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found on our website. 02 April 2015 00:12:43 +0000 Software Developer- VB.NET Developer Lincoln - up to £40,000 http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/90072/Software%2520Developer-%2520VB.NET%2520Developer%2520Lincoln%2520-%2520up.html Software Developer- VB.NET Developer Lincoln - up to £40,000 Key Skills- VB.NET/.NET/SQL Servers/Visual Studio About the company: My Client is urgently seeking a talented and highly motivated .NET Developer to join their innovative development team. This opportunity has arisen due to growth within my client's organisation. Founded over two decades, they still hold their reputation for the highest standards. About the role: This is a fantastic opportunity for a talented VB.NET Developer to join my clients expanding development team. You will be working closely with other developers to enrich my client's ever expanding product. Key Responsibilities: -Developing,implementing and maintaining all aspects of software -Ensuring that all products are of a high standard About you: The ideal candidate will have experience in a similar role. My client is seeking an analytical and confident individual looking for a rewarding role. You must have skills in the following areas- -VB.NET -Experience using SQL Servers -Visual Studio 2012/2013 The successful candidate will be part of an organisation committed to providing excellent customer service and delivering a class leading software package. An excellent salary as well as unparalleled career progression is on offer. To be considered for this fantastic opportunity apply for this position send your CV to Nellie (see below) Key Skills- VB.NET/.NET/SQL Server/Visual Studio Circle Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. 02 April 2015 00:12:43 +0000 C# Developer/.NET Developer (Epicor, ERP) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/90073/C%23%2520Developer%2F.NET%2520Developer%2520%28Epicor%2C%2520ERP%29.html C# Develop/.NET Developer with experience of Epicor or relevant ERP systems required for a leading FTSE250 based in Camberley, Surrey. As a senior C# Developer or .NET Developer you will be working with a broad team of software professionals, dealing with Epicore ERP Implementation projects. You will need to be a seasoned C# developer with ERP experience and strong experience of the following. C# Asp.NET. Epicor/ERP SQL Server - T-SQL. Crystal Reports. SSRS. IIS XML HTML JavaScript VB.NET/VBScript. Biztalk. Webservices This is an excellent opportunity with a great employer who offer challenging, enterprise level projects and on-going opportunities for professional growth. To apply please send your CV to Paul Wilson at Arc IT Recruitment Please note that this role will be based in Camberley, being easily commutable from London, Surrey, Sussex, Hampshire and Berkshire. C#, Asp.NET, ERP, Epicore, SQL, Crystal Reports, JavaScript, XML, HTML, SSRS, VB.NET, VBScript 02 April 2015 00:12:43 +0000 UX Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/90074/UX%2520Designer.html UX Designer Our client is a Cardiff based startup dedicated to transforming the digital professional job market, matching digital professionals to jobs and employers to talented professionals in a cost effective format. They are fast growing company and are looking for a talented and experienced UX Designer to join their team. The Benefits Competitive Salary Company Share Scheme Healthcare Plan Apple Equipment 23 Days Holiday (Plus Bank Holidays) Attend Conferences and Hackathons Staff Socials The Role: They are looking for a strong, Senior UX Designer who can create compelling digital experiences through user analysis and observation, information architecture, prototyping and highfidelity design comps. This individual will provide the voice of UX within very technical projects and will be asked to simplify and reduce complex user experiences into simpler, more satisfying digital experiences which connect and delight their users. Core skills: Expert level expertise in Photoshop and/or Axure or other wireframe/prototyping tools. They ' d love to see: Ideally 3+ years of experience at a Digital Agency, having led UX initiatives of major web applications Extensive experience defining user journeys by leading the development of an application's information architecture, taxonomy and user personas Collaborate with users and subject matter experts to define and understand audience behaviour Task analysis & user story mapping Lead the production of wireframing, interaction diagrams & prototyping for the projects you work on... 02 April 2015 00:12:43 +0000 ASP .NET Developer - Wakefield - 25k-30k http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/90075/ASP%2520.NET%2520Developer%2520-%2520Wakefield%2520-%252025k-30k.html ASP .NET MVC Developer - Wakefield - 25-30k + 40 DAYS HOLIDAY! 40 DAYS HOLIDAY FLEXITIME PENSION I am actively recruiting for two .NET Developers to work for my client based in Wakefield. You will be working on a brand new project to completely replace my clients CRM and ERP systems This is a fantastic opportunity to be exposed to the latest technologies within the Microsoft stack. Ideally you will have experience within the following: - C# - SQL - .NET Webservices - Team Foundation Server Any exposure to .NET MVC would be advantageous although not necessary. Please apply for further information 02 April 2015 00:12:43 +0000 .NET Web Developer/Team Lead http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/90076/.NET%2520Web%2520Developer%2FTeam%2520Lead.html .NET Web Developer/Team Lead This is a great opportunity for an experienced Web Developer to join a global market leader. In this fantastic position you will get exposure to new technologies, and gain experience in building product systems used globally. Description: In addition to the daily Software Developer responsibilities, the Software Development Team Leader provides line management and day to day support to a team of software developers. You will assist the Head of Software Development in building and developing team member skills and experience, you will also act as a first point of escalation for arising system issues. Responsibilities: -Provides line management support to a nominated team of Software Developers. -Assists the Head of Software Development in the implementation and monitoring of task management processes and systems. -Provides task direction to their team of software developers, as required. -Acts as a key point of escalation and response for arising system issues. -Assists the Head of Software Development in resource forecasting and scheduling activities, as required. Line management duties to include: -Ensuring company policies, procedures and processes are adhered to through effective monitoring. -Communicating effectively with the team. -Delivering the company cascade briefings, obtaining feedback from staff and proactively deal with this. -Development of all team members to maximise performance through objective setting, quality assessments, coaching and performance reviews. Salary - £35,000 + Benefits 02 April 2015 00:12:43 +0000 UX Designer - Basingstoke, Hampshie £31k http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/90077/UX%2520Designer%2520-%2520Basingstoke%2C%2520Hampshie%2520%C2%A331k.html UX Designer - Basingstoke, Hampshire - £31k UX Designer required to join my client, a leading software house in Basingstoke. You will join an established team of 12 working on some exciting projects! You will live for user experience and user journeys and excel at providing highly analytical and creative ideas to a design engagement. You will be responsible for:- - Developing and maintaining design Wireframes, mock ups and specifications as needed. - Collaborating on user experience planning with technical and non-technical team members. - Defining interaction models, user flows and UI specifications. - Researching interaction design trends. - Involvement in system/UAT testing. You will have the following skill-set:- - Experience designing and building products and features for mobile or desktop, native or web. - Passion for identifying and solving real user problems. - A ability to tell compelling stories about your designs and present your work with confidence. - Proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator or other design tools. Nice to have:- - Working knowledge of HTML, CSS, JavaScript and JQuery. - Ability on rapidly prototype your work. - Experience of working in an Agile environment. This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing team at a forward thinking company. To apply please send your CV to (see below) or call for more details. 02 April 2015 00:12:43 +0000 User Experience Researcher http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/90078/User%2520Experience%2520Researcher.html User Experience Researcher Are you an experienced researcher looking for an opportunity where you can be part of creating an innovative, fun and intuitive user experience for over 48,000 users across a global digital community? The University of Nottingham is one of the top 75 Universities worldwide, having 43,000 students and 5,000 staff, with a global reach and campuses in the UK, China and Malaysia. The Information Services department is at the heart of delivering change to this global and increasingly digital community, delivering new models of educational services as well as transforming Back Office services. Job Purpose As part of this transforming organisation IS are looking to invest in a passionate user experience researcher who will be a key driver in understanding our users and how we can create a better experience and journey for students and staff through the use of innovative technology and services. Job Responsibilities As an experienced researcher (market, behavioural or scientific), Psychologist or Human factors researcher you will use a variety of research methods and tools to gain a deep understanding of the existing user experience, creating personas and market segmentation you will work with the UX design team to create the user journey and a future vision that will allow the university to create a fun, vibrant, accessible and intuitive experience for its users. Acting as the user experience ambassador you will act as an advocate for the users working with existing research and teaching departments to create greater participation...