The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 01 October 2014 14:02:08 +0000 Digital Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79410/Digital%2520Director.html Digital Director C£80k plus bonus and extensive benefits South Manchester   Digital Director role with senior client service and strategic responsibilities.  You will lead an established team across digital account management and planning, developing the agencies digital offering.  You will have responsibility for ensuring ongoing innovation and product development, working with and developing relationships at a senior level with existing clients.  You will be a brilliant leader, inspiring and motivating your team to achieve remarkable results for their clients.  You’ll love pitching and developing business with newer clients, influencing key strategic decisions.  You should have a strong track record at a senior level within a client service led marketing role, with a focus on digital innovation within a wider communications plan. If you would like an initial confidential discussion please contact our Managing Director, Julie Ollerton 01 October 2014 12:12:21 +0000 Marketing Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79388/Marketing%2520Manager.html We are looking for an experienced Marketing Manager to join Edinburgh College on a maternity cover basis. In this post you will support the development and delivery of an effective and integrated marketing strategy which builds on the College’s profile and reputation, promotes its vision and values, and supports the delivery of its strategic and operational objectives.   Major tasks / Job Activities include: ·  Management of marketing, web and design teams. ·  To promote the college, it’s courses, services and facilities to target markets ·  Build awareness of the brand and sub brands with target audiences ·  Develop and implement effective strategic marketing plans to support achievement of enrolment and commercial income targets. ·  Plan and oversee development of the College web site and digital marketing activities ·  Plan and oversee the management and implementation of external events ·  Manage external agencies ·  Manage the overall development and production of brand aligned marketing materials ·  Manage the planning and allocation of resources for marketing projects ·  Identify opportunities to improve effectiveness of marketing activities and    produce regular reports to monitor effectiveness and return on investment.   You will also be responsible for leading and managing the planning and delivery of team activities and services with effective service management.   To be successful in... 30 September 2014 14:02:56 +0000 Business Developer/Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79309/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... 26 September 2014 16:04:21 +0000 Senior Designer / Team Leader (Brand, Web, Print) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79198/Senior%2520Designer%2520%2F%2520Team%2520Leader%2520%28Brand%2C%2520Web%2C%2520Print%29.html IE Design Consultancy is an award winning brand strategy, web design and digital marketing agency for the Charity, Health and Education sectors. Based in the historic Jewellery Quarter of Birmingham, with a satellite studio in Brighton, IE is a team of 26 brand storytellers and digital problem solvers who are passionate about the power of crafted, integrated communications. Founded 20 years ago, IE is expanding rapidly in line with ambitious growth plans and ever-increasing demand. We are searching for an experienced, highly creative senior designer with at least 4 years agency experience to join our growing creative team. We are looking for someone with bags of experience in UI/UX/Web design, branding and design for print. An in-depth knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite is a must along with a rich understanding of design for the web. Are you capable of producing outstanding, fully realised ideas, from concept through to completion for both digital and print-based projects alike? Do you have a keen eye for detail and a passion for craftsmanship in all aspects of the job? The creative team needs an inspiring leader with a rounded skill set someone who is able to create beautiful work and take responsibility for team delivery and supporting / encouraging the young talent in the team. Are you fiercely bright, responsible and self-disciplined? Are you highly motivated? Are you a good communicator who is well organised and excellent at problem solving? Are you confident, reliable and able to develop designs for a variety of clients and applications? IE's designers are... 26 September 2014 09:09:09 +0000 Web Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79163/Web%2520Developer.html Web Developer We have a unique opportunity for a talented web developer to join a brilliant digital communications agency, based in Edinburgh. To become part of an experienced team who’ve been delivering business driven, audience focused solutions for over 15 years. You must have experience of building CMS-driven websites in a LAMP environment, and preferably with experience in one or more of Drupal, Wordpress, or Expression Engine. You’ll be passionate about the web, and eager to develop your skills. Heehaw has a diverse set of clients across a range of sectors, including education, finance, and charity, so you’ll get to work on a variety of very different sites. Key requirements: Experience in building CMS-powered websites. In depth knowledge of front-end development, including (X)HTML, CSS, JavaScript (including jQuery and YUI), AJAX. A keen eye for detail, with a rigorous approach to coding and quality. Good understanding of web standards and accessibility. Good knowledge of PHP programming. A good team player, but able to use initiative and work independently. We're an equal opportunities employer and will pay a competitive salary according to experience.   24 September 2014 11:11:46 +0000 Senior Graphic Designer - Leicestershire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79043/Senior%2520Graphic%2520Designer%2520-%2520Leicestershire.html This international brand communications and retail design agency based in Leicestershire are looking for an enthusiastic Senior Graphic 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 You are: •  Experienced in branding, literature, retail graphics, POS, website design and art-work •  A great communicator and team player •  Expert in Adobe Creative Suite •  Able to work in isolation and help lead the team to deliver world-class creativity within tight deadline You will: •  Have gained the operational and commercial skills, with at least 6 years experience to deliver outstanding results •  Present your work confidently in client presentations •  Liaise with clients directly as required •  See a job through from concept creation through to artwork and completion •  Push boundaries even on the simplest project •  Deliver outstanding creative work To apply, please email your CV including current salary details & portfolio of best work ASAP! Senior Retail Designer - Leicestershire - £35-40k 23 September 2014 10:10:19 +0000 Digital Project Manager - Temp to Perm http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/78983/Digital%2520Project%2520Manager%2520-%2520Temp%2520to%2520Perm.html Our client, a market leader in their field, has recently invested heavily into their digital and more specifically, ecommerce department. They are actively looking for an experienced Digital Project Manager to join their growing team. You will be managing a range of digital projects that are currently underway, across web, mobile and apps, managing the full lifecycle of these projects, working with project owners and internal departments to ensure the timely delivery of the work. We are looking for someone who has experience in producing specifications, timing plans and other documentation to support these projects as well as using project management tools and software to track and monitor progression. We are looking for someone with a strong background in Digital Project Management, gained from either an agency or client side environment. You will be passionate about digital and mobile technology, keeping up to date with latest trends and recommending these internally. This company has a very friendly team, and would suit someone looking for a creative client-side position. As it is a new team, there is plenty of opportunity for career development, and a good opportunity to work with some of the greatest ecommerce professionals in the industry. Apply now to be considered for this fantastic and rare opportunity.  23 September 2014 04:04:50 +0000 Creative Lead http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/78963/Creative%2520Lead.html Creative Lead 40 - 45k per annum + benefits The Agency A leading independent creative agency based in the heart of Soho are looking for a Creative Lead to join their creative team. They are looking for a concept-driven, 360 creative, who isn't afraid to get stuck in! You will get the opportunity to creatively lead on a global sports brand & work closely with the Senior Creatives & founders. Must Haves... * Experience as a senior creative in an agency environment * Strong background in creative copywriting & art direction * Dynamic thinking agility, entrepreneurial drive & big ideas! * Ability to lead on projects, & actively promote & inspire creativity in others * Experience of end to end project delivery - From concept to implementation * Exposure to ATL & integrated campaigns, & display extensive evidence of this is in your portfolio * Presentations Skills & experience of presenting to clients If you are a looking for a fresh start this Autumn and want to work for an award winning agency then this opportunity is for you! Please email CVs & folios to Kiely@twistorstick.co.uk 22 September 2014 11:11:13 +0000 Digital Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/78920/Digital%2520Designer.html Well established organisation based North of Manchester is looking for a Digital Designer to join their growing team.  Your main responsibilities will include creating assets to be used across a variety of websites, producing emailers, conceptualising new marketing material and designing across digital channels such as mobile, desktop and app. A thorough understanding of the digital industry is essential for this role. You must have proficient skills in InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator. In addition it would be beneficial if you had experience in the following software areas: HTML, CSS, Flash & JQuery although this is not essential.  Any experience within a similar role in the fashion/retail sector would be highly beneficial for this position. If you feel this role matches your experience please send through your CV as well as a portfolio of work. 22 September 2014 11:11:49 +0000 Creative http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/78918/Creative.html How do you represent visually the impact of a drug that is going to change someone’s life? How do you illustrate to a doctor the way in which this drug is going to target the cause of their patient’s disease? How do you offer support to a patient, or their carer? These are challenges that we face every day and they are challenges that are met through the application of fantastic ideas, excellent design and superb craftsmanship. We utilise the most relevant and appropriate media for the task in hand and we are not frightened to make suggestions to our clients based on what we believe to be the right creative response to their need. We are looking for an additional Creative to join our team – you may currently think of yourself as a ‘Designer’ or an ‘Art Director’, but we’re open to the background of the Creatives who join us. The most important thing is that you’re able to utilise your talent to generate meaningful responses to the most challenging briefs. Through the experience that you have gained, we would hope that you have confidence taking a brief and working through the creative process, right the way through to presenting internally and to clients. Are you able to get to grips with what your client is looking for? Are you able to ask the right questions? Are you confident enough to challenge the direction others are taking if you don’t think it’s the best solution for the audience? We’re looking for someone who understands and puts the needs of the end-user first; someone who can create a... 18 September 2014 11:11:36 +0000 Account Director: CRM - Integrated Agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/78732/Account%2520Director%3A%2520CRM%2520%2520-%2520Integrated%2520Agency.html Account Director: CRM - Integrated agency in South Manchester We are looking for an Account Director to join a highly renowned integrated agency, based in either their South Manchester or London office. The role will manage one of the agencies largest accounts - a major B2B client - and requires significant experience CRM & Data driven communications experience. Our client has an outstanding reputation for the work they produce for their clients, backed up by the numerous awards they've collected in recent years. They offer a fabulous working environment and excellent prospects for personal development and advancement, making it a truly great place to work. The Account Director will manage an established, successful team of Account Handlers and will be responsible for developing the clients CRM strategy and ensuring work is completed to a high standard, within budget. They are looking for a commercially focussed Account Director / Senior Account Director who can demonstrate: - Significant knowledge and experience of CRM and Data, managing large integrated communications strategies. - Experience managing teams - excellent leadership skills are essential. - Successful track record managing large accounts, demonstrating the ability to build effective relationships with clients. - Project management and Digital experience would be a distinct advantage. The agency are open minded to someone from another Agency or a Clientside business provided they demonstrate significant experience of CRM and Data driven comms. For more information on this exciting role, contacts us... 16 September 2014 17:05:30 +0000 Creative Artworkers x 2 - North Birmingham http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/78645/Creative%2520Artworkers%2520x%25202%2520-%2520North%2520Birmingham.html Birmingham based creative agency are looking for a couple of fast, accurate Creative Artworkers to join a busy studio team! This is an artworking role with creative input. Accurate artworking ability using CS6/CC will be a must along with creative skills. All usual Adobe CS packages required, must be fluent in InDesign, Photoshop and illustrator. Interested? Email your CV and some samples of work that show your creative and artworking skills over right away! Creative Artworker - North Birmingham to £22k 15 September 2014 11:11:12 +0000 Digital Marketing Manager - top financial services co http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/78534/Digital%2520Marketing%2520Manager%2520-%2520top%2520financial%2520services.html Our client is a leading Financial Services organisation based in Yorkshire.  We are currently looking for a Digital Marketing Manager to join the team.  To be considered for this role, we are looking for a Digital Marketing Manager with a proven track record of creating and implementing digital marketing plans to support lead acquisition and brand awareness.  We are ideally looking for a Digital Marketing Manager who has knowledge of the financial services sector and who has strong knowledge of website development, management of multichannel marketing campaigns, content marketing, user experience journeys, SEO and Social Media.  It is essential that you have excellent knowledge of data and you will be adept at the interpretation of data and analytics to allow customer profiling and the development of customer journey mapping.  As Digital Marketing Manager you will be adept in the management of email marketing campaigns, and CRM strategy with a focus on ROI for customer acquisition, development and retention.  This is an all-encompassing digital role and will require an all-rounder who has solid web and CMS technology knowledge. The organisation is growing rapidly and are based in beautiful offices in West Yorkshire.  This is definitely a role which offers plenty of scope for career development and growth and one where it is possible to maintain a decent work life balance too. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP.  12 September 2014 16:04:20 +0000 Digital Project Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/78492/Digital%2520Project%2520Manager.html Digital Project Manager My client is one of the most desirable agencies to work with in Manchester. They are actively looking for a Project Manager to join their talented team. Based in Manchester City Centre, this agency has made a name for themselves for their digital innovation and creative expertise. Their exceptionally cool client base is testament to the demonstrable passion that they have for the industries that they operate in. If you fancy working with amazing consumer brands on a national and international basis, this is the best opportunity for you. We are looking for a proven and experienced Digital Project Manager to work on the planning and project management for a number of clients. You will be managing the full lifecycle of web build, design and other occasionally offline projects, tracking, monitoring and advising clients on timings and budgets, ensuring that these are adhered to. You will be responsible for going to client meetings, taking the brief and seeing it through to completion. We are looking for someone who is passionate, driven and who takes a keen interest in digital . Apply now to hear more about this amazing opportunity! 10 September 2014 10:10:04 +0000 Web Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/78304/Web%2520Designer.html We are working with a rapidly expanding Financial Services organisation with a truly innovative and exceptional digital team. They are actively looking for an experienced Web Designer to work on a variety of high quality design solutions for their marketing department. You will be responsible for: ·         Designing for a range of digital media, including websites, emails and online campaigns for the business ·         Presenting design ideas to internal stakeholders ·         Project management of your workload and working alongside other creatives to develop ideas ·         Some basic coding of HTML for emails ·         Testing of the design projects, once completed by the development team ·         Staying up to date with latest trends in digital and industry best practice. This role would suit someone who wants to work in a very forward-thinking environment. You will have strong creative-flair, able to produce stunning creative and good knowledge of UX/UI Design and usability techniques. You will have a solid knowledge of the Adobe Suite, including Photoshop and Fireworks, and strong organisation skills. Apply now to be considered for this position, and please include a link to your portfolio. Emmaburke@betterplaced.com   08 September 2014 08:08:55 +0000 Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/78178/Account%2520Manager.html Account Manager: Manchester city centre - leading integrated agency 24-30K Our client: - Major national and international B2C clients across Retail, FMCG and Leisure. - Fully integrated agency known for award winning work. - Growing with great career prospects. The role: Account Manager responsible for several high profile brands managing: - Advertising campaigns including TV and Press. - Digital projects including websites, social media and Email Marketing. - POS and promotional marketing. - Brand development campaigns. What they are looking for in the Account Manager: - Excellent client management and relationship building skills. - Someone with the commerciality to be able to spot opportunities and present reasoned arguments for securing the work. - Ability to work collaboratively. - Creative, able to think up innovative solutions to problems. - Driven to learn and progress within an ambitious agency. This is an opportunity for an Account Manager to take their career to the next level within one of Manchester`s leading agencies. Forward us your CV for more information. 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. Although we try to respond to all applications, the high number we receive means this isn`t always possible. If you have not heard from us within 72 hours, please assume that your application has not been... 08 September 2014 08:08:28 +0000 SEO Account Manager/Senior Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/78176/SEO%2520Account%2520Manager%2FSenior%2520Account%2520Manager.html Our client, a Manchester based digital media agency is an award-winning agency with global clients and one of the fastest growing search teams in the North. Specialising in multilingual search engine optimisation (SEO), PPC, conversion optimisation and website analytics they are now on the lookout for a SEO Senior Account Manager/Account Manager to join the team. Responsible for setting and managing clients’ SEO strategy, the SEO Senior Account Manager role is a key role for which we are looking for a customer-centric individual to help lead the way in delivering exceptional service and helping maximise the profitability of clients' SEO campaigns. The main focus of the role is to build and develop client relationships and provide recommendations to them about technical aspects of their site’s SEO. By having a clear understanding of your clients’ aims and objectives, you will autonomously implement appropriate strategies, managing internal and external resources to ensure projects are delivered with excellent results, on time and on budget. You'll work on some great clients and it is a very sociable team with plenty of career development opportunities. To find out more, contact Fiona Christian ASAP.  05 September 2014 15:03:52 +0000 Traffic / Studio Coordinator http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/78135/Traffic%2520%2F%2520Studio%2520Coordinator.html WLD Traffic / Studio Coordinator   We Love Digital is growing due to our continued success, and we’re looking for the right talent to join the family, making sure our future looks great.   Are you a super hero at resource and studio management? From day-to-day traffic wrangling with PMs, to ensuring a stable studio and consistent workflow, the role digs deep into both mental agility and personal patience.   Core responsibilities:    Pipelining upcoming work – identifying gaps and pinch points, ensuring a smooth and efficient flow of work through the studio.  Day-to-day resourcing, clearly communicated across both Ops and Creative teams (working closely with project managers to both allocate and coordinate resources).  Monitoring and reporting on utilisation.  Maintaining resource availability (whilst managing capacity) - supporting recruitment of permanent and freelance staff.  Supporting project team in estimations and project scoping.   Experience:    You should have experience as a Junior Traffic or Studio Manager that understands how to direct a brief through a creative department/studio. You may have been working as a Junior but are now ready to take a step up and take sole responsibility for a department.  Knowledge of Excel is essential.  Knowledge of Powerpoint is a plus, as is any kind of Traffic/PM software.  Must have a solid understanding of how to organise a workflow and the resources within that flow.  Must have experience of digital... 01 October 2014 20:08:29 +0000 Senior Digital Web Operations Team Lead-Cloud-Linux/Chef/Puppet http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79475/Senior%2520Digital%2520Web%2520Operations%2520Team.html Senior Digital Web Development Operations/Team Lead, Cloud, Linux, Ruby, Python, is required by our government, public sector client based in Central London Essential Experience: Experience of Automated configuration management tools - ie Chef, Puppet, SaltStack, or Ansible Ruby or Python experience Experience with cloud services such as Amazon Web Services (AWS) Desirable Experience: Previous history as a developer a plus. Responsibilities will include the following; #9679; Operational management of Linux Servers, delivering a complex web application stack #9679; Building and configuring new server platforms and the automated tooling to do so #9679; Testing, debugging and troubleshooting of platform level problems #9679; Supporting development teams with configuring applications for deployment #9679; Sharing on-call duties Managing the team of Dev Ops; Share advanced knowledge of programming skills with the wider team, providing support where necessary; Operational management of Linux Servers, delivering a complex web application stack; Building and configuring new server platforms and the automated tooling to do so; Testing, debugging and troubleshooting of platform level problems; Supporting development teams with configuring applications for deployment; Anticipate technological developments to keep activity relevant and targeted; The successful applicant will have: Understanding of common web application architectures; Experience configuring and managing Linux Servers for serving a dynamic website; Experience debugging a... 01 October 2014 20:08:29 +0000 .NET Developer. VB .NET, C#. £35-40k. Chippenham http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79476/.NET%2520Developer.%2520VB%2520.NET%2C%2520C%23.%2520%C2%A335-40k.%2520Chippenham.html .NET Developer/Programmer/Software Engineer, VB .NET, C#, SQL Server, £35-40,000 plus benefits, Chippenham, Wiltshire. Key Skills: - Good .NET Development experience - Solid commercial web development experience. - Good VB.NET and/or C# development experience. - Experience with any databases (ie MS SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL etc.) - Must have excellent English communication skills. - Must be based or willing to work within easy commute of Chippenham, Wiltshire. - Must be eligible to work in the UK Nice to have: - HTML and/or JavaScript experience. - MVC Framework experience. - Use if Entity Framework About the role: The successful .NET Developer/Programmer/Software Engineer ( VB.NET or C#, SQL Server, MVC, HTML, JavaScript) will be working in a small team developing our client's flagship website based application. This .NET Developer/Programmer/Software Engineer ( VB.NET or C#, SQL Server, MVC, HTML, JavaScript) role will involve: - Development of new versions of our client's flagship product. - Developing enhancements to the current versions of our client's flagship product - Web Service development with WCF and Web API. - System architecture and software design. - User interface and usability design. - Developing maintainable solutions to meet requirements. About the Company: Our client is an international name and a highly successful business employing over 1000 people in the UK. For more information about this .NET Developer/Programmer/Software Engineer (VB .NET or C#, SQL Server, MVC, HTML, JavaScript) role please submit your CV as a word document. 01 October 2014 18:06:57 +0000 Front End Developer - XHTML, HTML, CSS, Javascript http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79469/Front%2520End%2520Developer%2520-%2520XHTML%2C%2520HTML%2C%2520CSS%2C%2520Javascript.html Front End Developer - XHTML, HTML, CSS, Javascript We are currently seeking an additional Front End Developer for our eCommerce team. You will be working as part of an integrated client/Salmon team in a highly interactive environment. You will be a key part of the team and expected to take the initiative in ensuring the business needs of our client are fully understood and met by the proposed solution.This is a practical role requiring someone of excellent technical ability looking to make their mark in a diverse and expanding team. The successful candidate will need to: Create production-ready responsive HTML/CSS web pages Focus on user needs and optimum user experience Stay current with evolving standards and technologies, learning new skills as required Be a strong JavaScript developer with the ability to learn bespoke frameworks EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS Essential A passion for programming and excitement in taking on challenges and learning new skills. Mastery of hand-coded HTML5 and CSS3 (using LESS and SASS), adhering to W3C standards. semantic markup; standards enthusiast. Experience implementing responsive websites Strong JavaScript skills, experience of MV* frameworks (Knockout, Backbone, Angular etc.) Experience using HTML templates Experience using API's Willingness to contribute to both large, complex projects and smaller tasks as directed. Ability to work quickly and manage multiple projects and timelines to strict deadlines. Great attitude, strong work ethic, excellent communication skills. Ability to work independently.... 01 October 2014 18:06:57 +0000 PHP Developer - CONTRACT - £380 per day Job http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79470/PHP%2520Developer%2520-%2520CONTRACT%2520-%2520%C2%A3380%2520per%2520day%2520Job.html PHP Developer - London - £350 to £380 per day PHP/Linux/APACHE/CSS/JSON/LAMP/MySQL/TDD A global, highly recognisable brand within the marketing world has a permanent requirement for a .NET Developer. Our client is the only business within their industry to have been accredited with Investors in People, highlighting the emphasis on their personal touch. Based in the heart of Central London, at their headquarters, you will have the opportunity to contribute toward their flagship product, working within an agile development team. Our client is looking for an ambitious, committed individual who is seeking the opportunity to progress and will go that extra mile to achieve success. My client believes that the key to their success are their employees. You could be part of this and join an Agile team of highly talented and fun indivduals, who are passionate about their jobs and always have their say in how the company move forward. To succeed in this role, the PHP Developer will need to have sound knowledge of software design principles and patterns and be very passionate about what they do. You must be capable of extending web platforms and passionate about developing leading edge solutions for high profile customers. Essential Requirements: * PHP * LAMP * Linux * Apache * MySQL * Agile * TDD Any experience of integrating JSON and REST web services would be highly advantageous. In return the successful PHP Developer will be working for a fantastic company in a great environment and very impressive office. Career progression with training programmes are... 01 October 2014 18:06:57 +0000 ASP.NET Developer - C#, Agile, TDD, SOLID, DRY - Manchester http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79471/ASP.NET%2520Developer%2520-%2520C%23%2C%2520Agile%2C%2520TDD%2C%2520SOLID%2C%2520DRY%2520-.html ASP.NET Developers - C#, MVC, Agile, TDD, SOLID, DRY - Manchester - up to £60k I am currently working with a leading software business based in Manchester who supply C# ASP.NET MVC based software services internationally to a huge range of companies including many household names across the UK and further afield, they currently have multiple opportunities due to huge growth for developers from junior to lead level with C# ASP.NET experience and a desire to work on greenfield developments whilst employing best practices at all phases of development - including Scrum, Agile, TDD, DDD. Based in Manchester they are easily commutable from most parts of Cheshire, Lancashire due to excellent transport links. The current software portfolio is being rebuilt from the ground up, using the latest technologies and methodologies, they already have an enviable portfolio of clients including numerous household names - some of which they have saved them millions of pounds annually with their innovative software and consultancy services. They are looking for developers with at least one year commercial experience developing web based C# applications and a desire / passion to work to best practice utilising TDD, DDD, SOLID, DRY etc. These guys are all about good coding standards, building highly scalable and clean solutions. Required Experience: * C# * ASP.NET * SQL Desirable Experience: * MVC - personal or commercial experience * TFS / Team Foundation Server for source control use and management * n-tier architectural knowledge * Experience with Service Oriented... 01 October 2014 18:06:07 +0000 Digital Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79467/Digital%2520Account%2520Manager.html Superb opportunity for a talented Digital Account Manager to join a really impressive digital agency in Nottingham! With an impressive client base, brilliant set up and great team of people; Therefore it goes without saying that they’re looking for the cream of the crop when it comes to talent. Working alongside the Digital Director you’ll have the opportunity to support and lead on some impressive accounts. Supported by specialist digital teams within the agency you’ll have all the resource you could dream of and a fantastic brand supporting all of your hard work. To be considered you’ll need to bring a solid base of agency experience, which must include a substantial amount of digital activity, search, SEO, PPC and full web builds. Combined with a clear understanding of account handling, commercially savvy approach and confidence in your ideas and delivery you’ll be the full package. This opportunity is a rare one but one that will take your career to the next level. Interested? Get your CV to us ASAP! 01 October 2014 17:05:26 +0000 Freelance UX Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/79461/Freelance%2520UX%2520Designer.html We are currently on the lookout for talented Senior UX designers to work in house with a variety of exciting clients across the Northwest. Our clients pride themselves on the positive connections they make with their audience helping them to successfully market their clients products to the best of their ability. If you are an experienced UX designer on the lookout for your next freelance role and have the skills outlined below then this could be the perfect opportunity. Desired Skills: - Have good interpersonal and communication skills to understand design briefs. - Your portfolio should demonstrate your thought process, underlining your thoughts from the users perspective. - You will have an excellent understanding of modern accessibility and usability techniques and experience of working to an agile methodology. - Strong skills and knowledge of using Axure for creating interactive prototypes and user testing. Rate banding If you are set up as a limited company or if you are a sole trader who would be paid through our PAYE payment structure. Freelancers set up as a limited company would be looking at between up to 290 per day. Freelancers being paid through our PAYE payment structure would be looking at up to 240 per day plus statutory holiday pay. For those of you thinking of applying who don't really know the advantages of working as a freelancer through an agency like Orchard I would like to mention a couple of key points. For every booking you do through Orchard, you will be paid the week following the assignment. Another great advantage is that we...