The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 03 February 2016 17:05:37 +0000 Senior Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/119303/Senior%2520Account%2520Manager.html An exciting opportunity to join a top independent creative agency that opened its doors in 2012 and has been growing ever since. They have an enviable client list and a fantastic new business record. Their new central London offices reflect their open and modern culture with 3 floors of open workspace, a great terrace area for the regular summer BBQs and an unrivalled view that they’ll tell you more about when you meet them.   Your new role With a relatively flat structure, you’ll have a wide remit of responsibility and work closely with a Business Director and Planner to run the piece/s of business, allowing plenty of room for growth and development. Your client accounts will be selected to suit your background and skillsets and will include a new business win.    What you'll need to suceed:   You’ll be enthusiastic about the industry, creative work and popular culture with an energy that allows you to make things happen. You’ll be personable, with the ability to work collaboratively in a team. You’ll be confident, eloquent, good with detail and up for having fun along the way.     Core Account Management skills: - At least 3 years’ agency experience, minimum1-2 years at AM level - Ability to run the day-to-day|; status meetings, finances, timings, contact reports - Core understanding of agency process from client brief, to delivery and measurement - Hold and develop mid-level client relationships - Lead and run own projects and smaller pieces of business - Good... 01 February 2016 09:09:14 +0000 Digital Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/119063/Digital%2520Manager.html Digital Manager Based at BT Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh Permanent Contract:  37.5 hours a week   Scottish Rugby has an exciting opportunity for an experienced and enthusiastic Digital Manager to join our Marketing Team.  This role has the responsibility of developing and managing Scottish Rugby’s key communications channels such as the website, social media and online publications.   About the role The postholder will work collaboratively with departments across Scottish Rugby, including Marketing, Communications, IT and Domestic Rugby, to ensure that consistent messages are delivered across our digital platforms.   This role is responsible for administering all the Scottish Rugby websites, including Glasgow Warriors and Edinburgh Rugby and also for managing the commercial partnership with YouTube to ensure that the interests of our sponsors are observed and content is optimised for SEO and the YouTube audience. The successful candidate will be forward thinking as they will be investigating and evaluating new opportunities to expand Scottish Rugby’s online presence.  Excellent planning and organisational skills are essential, together with the ability to manage a number of stakeholders both internally and externally.  Candidates will need to demonstrate experience of developing and analysing websites and should also have a track record of working positively and productively with colleagues and business partners. Also key to the role is overseeing the development Scottish Rugby’s social presence... 01 February 2016 09:09:17 +0000 Magazine Journalist http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/119062/Magazine%2520Journalist.html Magazine Journalist The People’s Friend Dundee Ref: VAC189   An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Magazine Journalist to join The People’s Friend magazine team, based in Dundee.       The People’s Friend is the longest-running women’s weekly magazine in the world, and its distinctive features style is key to its continuing success.   Reporting to the Assistant Editor (Features), the successful candidate will work to source and produce entertaining, engaging and relevant content of the highest quality for the magazine, as well as contributing to other projects within The People’s Friend brand portfolio.   You will be required to generate, capture and communicate creative ideas which build on brand values at regular feature ideas meetings. You will need to work well as part of a team, and with internal and external stakeholders. Bright, creative and enthusiastic, the successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate a strong awareness of the interests of the “Friend’s” audience.   The key responsibilities of this role include:   Researching, developing and creating entertaining features for the readers in line with brand values Working with the Design Team to ensure layouts are impactful and functional Networking and building strong relationships with relevant external contributors Playing an active role in all content creation for The Peoples’ Friend, contributing feature ideas and taking part in team projects   The... 27 January 2016 17:05:53 +0000 Junior Marketing Assistant, Top Communications Agency, London, Great Bens http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/118606/Junior%2520Marketing%2520Assistant%2C%2520Top%2520Communications.html Job Description – Junior Marketing Assistant                                                                      The role Portland’s central marketing team is seeking a Junior Marketer to assist in the delivery of a variety of marketing activity to promote and build the profile of the agency. This employment is based in our London office.    Key responsibilities Managing of the CRM system, working with departments to maintain the client database providing administrative support. Assisting in event delivery, helping to brief with the events team in the production of event material, venue and logistical information. Managing collateral – making sure we have adequate resources for events and marketing activity and helping with briefs for new requirements. Help maintain the content calendar and social channels. Working with the CMO to create and publish news and stories. Updating Portland’s website where necessary. Monitoring trends in marketing and communications, conducting ad-hoc research as necessary. Providing press office support promoting Portland’s new hires and account wins.   Person Specification Experience required Essential: A background in marketing.... 27 January 2016 17:05:42 +0000 Corporate Digital Account Director/Associate Director, Top Communications Agency, London, Great Bens http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/118605/Corporate%2520Digital%2520Account%2520Director%2FAssociate.html Account Director – Digital Communications   Job Description                                                                            The company Portland is a fast-growing communications and public affairs consultancy. We are based in London, with offices in New York and Nairobi. Our team devises and implements communication and public affairs strategies across a number of specialist areas, including strategic communications for major global brands, reputation and issues management, crisis communications and both proactive and reactive media relations. We have an enviable client list including several government clients, major non-profit organisations like the Kofi Annan Foundation, and major brands such as Google, Coca-Cola, BNY Mellon, McDonald’s, Apple, Tesco and Mars.   The role   This role is to act as a digital consultant within Portland’s Corporate Communications and Public Affairs unit (CCPA).   The role involves leading digital work streams on a number of significant accounts, including iconic brands such as Nestlé and Heathrow. Working within an integrated communications team, you will develop digital and social media strategies; taking... 27 January 2016 11:11:56 +0000 Digital Marketing Manager - Northampton http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/118583/Digital%2520Marketing%2520Manager%2520-%2520Northampton.html This young, energetic agency based in Northampton are looking to rapidly expand their team. As part of big plans they need to recruit a ‘best in class’ SEO, PPC & Digital Marketing Specialist. Due to continued success they are recruiting a SEO, PPC & Digital Marketing Manager with the necessary experience and personality to help drive their brand and client's brands to deliver online success and match budget expectations. Position Summary: As a Digital Marketing Manager you will be responsible for delivering SEO and PPC strategies to drive traffic & generate new leads through onsite and offsite optimisation and monitor all activity in order to generate business growth.     •    Proven track record delivering successful digital marketing campaigns across key free and paid channels (PPC, SEO, and Social Media).     •    Strong understanding of inbound marketing concepts such as SEO/SEM, blogging, content creation, strategy, social media.     •    Knowledge in lead nurturing. Roles & Responsibilities     •    Monitor and analyse website performance using different tools such as Google Analytics, and Word press.     •    Undertake ongoing market, keyword and competitor research to identify opportunities for business growth and industry trends.     •    Implement new ways of obtaining quality data to increase and... 25 January 2016 19:07:34 +0000 PR Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/118289/PR%2520Account%2520Director.html As a result of continuing growth, one of the region's most successful, forward-looking and highly-regarded agencies is looking for a PR Account Director. This is a rare opportunity. And the agency in question has an unwavering commitment to excellence in all things, so only the best need apply. If that’s you, read on... A natural self-starter, you’re the sort of person who thrives in a busy environment, and you’ll have plenty of consumer brand (but also some B2B) experience, together with a strong results-orientation and the ability to motivate a team - not least by the quality of your own example. You’ll have at least a year's experience as an AD, and should also have a good eye for what makes a winning campaign, the ability to write great copy (features, case studies, releases, blogs and social posts), excellent media contacts, and a real passion for social media. It goes without saying that you’re able to forge and develop strong and profitable client relationships, and you should also have the ability to lead clients (confidently and strategically) and contribute positively to the agency’s new business drive. Oh, and you’ll be an accomplished plate-spinner, able to cope with multi-client demands in a fast-moving, pressurised environment. This agency REALLY only wants to hear from the best. If that REALLY is you, call Peter Leonard on 0161 449 9949, or send your CV to advertisingresources@outlook.com   25 January 2016 15:03:44 +0000 Marketing Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/118280/Marketing%2520Executive.html Marketing Executive Job Description Witherby Publishing Group is a specialist publisher of marine training, reference and regulatory materials, providing the finest books and publications to the shipping industry.  We are currently looking for a Marketing Executive to join our expanding team. Based in Livingston, this role will work closely and report to the Head of Marketing to raise the company’s profile and maximise sales.   Key responsibilities of the Marketing Executive post include, but are not limited to: Co-ordination and management of marketing campaigns set out by the Head of Marketing. To assist in the preparation of printed material, particularly regular newsletters Assisting in writing reports and analysing data Organising and attending industry events Carrying out marketing research projects Maintenance of product information in company databases Organising advertising for the company Contribute and manage social media platforms Management of mailers and content management   What we are looking for: Witherby Publishing Group would love to hear from you if you: Have at least 3 years’ experience in a marketing role, ideally within a Business-to-Business or professional service environment. Are creative with a strong sense of detail and possess the ability to work effectively in a team. Possess an excellent knowledge of social media, a sound understanding of CRM systems and its benefits.  Witherby Publishing Group is a ‘great place to work’. We have won Scotland and UK Wide ‘Best... 19 January 2016 17:05:03 +0000 Technical Copywriter - Stoke on Trent http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/117881/Technical%2520Copywriter%2520-%2520Stoke%2520on%2520Trent.html One of Europe’s largest housewares and electricals distributor is looking for a Technical Copywriter to join their Marketing team. Are you an editorial assistant or product writer looking to progress your career? Do you have experience of taking complex product information and jargon and turning it into easily read, plain English for a wide range of consumer audiences? If so then this may just be the job you’re looking for. My client is one of Europe’s largest housewares and electricals distributors who supply trade customers like John Lewis, Tesco and Amazon with high volume products spanning cookware, housewares etc as well as selling direct to consumers through their wholly owned and licensed brands. Their in-house Marketing department has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Technical Writer to join a rapidly expanding team. Working on some of their most high-profile housewares and electricals brands you will write consumer-facing informational materials in the form of instruction manuals, in-box pamphlets, info-cards, and other instructional materials. In addition, you’ll also work in close conjunction with other in-house results-driven departments to produce product information for several industry leading brands. The content you’ll craft could take the form of anything from on-site product descriptions, How-To’s, and Tech Specs, right through to recipe books, instruction manuals or repair docket copy. No two days are the same! As well as an aptitude for producing clean copy on time and to brief, you’ll... 15 January 2016 13:01:16 +0000 PPC Executive - Stoke-on-Trent http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/117617/PPC%2520Executive%2520-%2520Stoke-on-Trent.html If you’re an experienced commercial PPC Executive, this is an exceptional opportunity to develop your digital marketing career. Your job will be to manage and implement quality SEO and PPC campaigns around our brands and product ranges. As PPC Executive you’ll be part of the marketing team of this leading Housewares supplier based in Stoke-on-Trent, and will report directly to the Marketing Manager. More details Your job will include every aspect, from initial PPC multiple product campaign set up, administering bid management, reviewing, analysing data, competitor analysis, monitoring conversion results through to providing reports in ref to ROI objectives. Your goal as PPC Executive will be to grow visiting traffic via best practice engagement strategies and to increase conversion rates of direct sales, using the various platforms and tools to assist your role. As an individual you will set new targets and agendas which will contribute to your success. Essential requirements • Impressive private sector or agency experience. • Ability to demonstrate previous practical success in SEO and internet marketing campaign delivery. • A thorough understanding of digital projects in a fast-moving business. • Have a passion for SEO and web optimisation and search in general. • Keep up to date in relation to search engine algorithms. • Research consumer movement activity on site. • Support A/B testing to improve bounce rates and customer experience. • Use of heat maps to analyse visitor journeys. • Deploy link baiting... 15 January 2016 13:01:38 +0000 Senior SEO Executive - Stoke-on-Trent http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/117616/Senior%2520SEO%2520Executive%2520-%2520Stoke-on-Trent.html If you’re an experienced commercial Senior SEO Executive with Retail/e-commerce experience, this is an exceptional and exciting opportunity to develop your digital career and possibly become the SEO champion who in the near future will be given the opportunity to manage a team of SEO executives in-house. As Senior SEO Executive You’ll be part of the marketing team of this leading Housewares supplier based in Stoke-on-Trent. Working with the teams Web Designers, PPC, Social and Content individuals, and will report directly to our Marketing Manager and external digital agency suppliers. We have an expert in-house design team, and you will work with them to increase page conversion rates. Essential requirements for the Senior SEO Executive: • Must have a proven SEO role track record (outreach & content marketing), from a previous in-house role - exhaustive knowledge managing high quality link development and organic website rank and engagement optimisation. • A portfolio exampling case studies where substantially visibility and traffic levels via SEO efforts have been heightened. • Large website architecture experience, link and content strategy with exceptional knowledge of the latest algorithm updates. • A thorough understanding of digital projects in a fast-moving business. • Knowledge/experience using SEO tools such as: SEMrush, Brightedge, Ahrefs, Search Metrics, AWR, Webmaster Tools, Adwords, Open Site Explorer and Google Analytics. • Ability to teach other SEO team members on using the tools. • Ability to... 15 January 2016 13:01:18 +0000 Junior SEO Executive - Stoke-on-Trent http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/117615/Junior%2520SEO%2520Executive%2520-%2520Stoke-on-Trent.html If you’re an experienced commercial SEO expert, this is an exceptional and exciting opportunity to develop your digital career and possibly become a new SEO team member. You’ll be part of the marketing team of this leading Housewares supplier based in Stoke-on-Trent working with the teams Web Designers, PPC, Social and Content individuals, and will report directly to our Marketing Manager and external digital agency suppliers. We have an expert in-house design team, and you will work with them to increase page conversion rates. Your job role will be to implement quality SEO for our brands and product ranges, including every aspect of SEO implementation; reviewing keyword research, analysing data and code, competitor analysis, monitoring conversion results through to providing reports in ref to ROI reports and objectives. As an individual you will set new targets and agendas which will contribute to your success. As well as championing the importance of building search engine authority right across the business you will be very confident with managing link and authority building campaigns at scale. Your goal will be to grow visiting traffic via best practice engagement strategies and to increase conversion rates of direct sales, using the various platforms and tools to assist your role. We are looking for a creative mind. You must understand the importance of achieving business objectives, and have top-class SEO abilities. Essential requirements • Must have a proven SEO role track record (outreach & content marketing), from a previous in-house... 09 February 2016 21:09:13 +0000 PPC Executive - Client Side! http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/119680/PPC%2520Executive%2520-%2520Client%2520Side%21.html Do you have a love for all things PPC? Are you a driven individual looking to excel your career in paid search? If so, this renowned international travel organisation is urgently looking to hire a talented PPC Executive, to manage their in-house PPC campaigns. Perhaps you come from another customer acquisition led industry as a PPC Executive and are seeking a new challenge, or are keen to move from an agency and go in-house. As the PPC Executive, you will take responsibility for setting up, optimising and managing all their PPC campaigns. In more detail, as the PPC Executive, you will: Set-up, optimise and report on PPC campaigns for nominated geographies and holiday types Manage PPC budgets Create and implement new campaigns Undertake keyword research, landing page and adcopy testing Report and analyse on trends and drive KPI's This company have invested heavily into their digital marketing strategy, and have a highly talented digital marketing team in place, enabling you to learn and develop your career. To snap up this fantastic PPC Executive position, you will need to demonstrate: A minimum of 1 year PPC experience Be data driven and have a good understanding of RIO measurement/attribution and optimization Proficient with Google AdWords or Bing Strong Excel and analytical skills The company are housed in a modern office based in London and offer a fun and sociable working environment. There's plenty of room to progress and make a difference to how the company moves forward in the future. The role offers a salary between... 09 February 2016 21:09:13 +0000 Digital Performance Marketing Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/119681/Digital%2520Performance%2520Marketing%2520Manager.html Propel are working with a fantastic brand in the sports and fitness space, who are part of the ever growing wearable tech space. They're an innovative business who already have global reach, but are looking to harness and grow their UK market. They're now looking for a talented Digital Performance Marketing Manager to work on the UK market, acquiring new customers and driving product & service sales from existing customers through various digital channels (Online Display, Email, Paid/Natural Search, Affiliates, Mobile and Social Media). You will generate high volume and high quality traffic to the target websites and ensure strong conversion off the back of a great online customer experience. Responsibilities of the Digital Performance Marketing Manager include: *Deliver monthly and quarterly media plans based on budget *Deploy and optimise campaigns through the affiliate marketing channels *Delivering against the traffic and sales targets from the 3rd party stores and affiliate channels *Collaborating with different teams to plan budget, offers and campaigns *Grow the relationships with 3rd party stores, key affiliates and local vendors *Reporting back to the business on the activity through the affiliate and partner channels *Drive multichannel initiative and use attribution to drive efficiencies. Experience required of the Digital Performance Marketing Manager: *Bachelor's degree required - preferably in Marketing or Business *5-7 years of work experience in digital marketing or ecommerce *Passionate and knowledgeable of the online industry and ROI based... 09 February 2016 21:09:13 +0000 Lead Front End Developer - B2C Tech Startup - London 60-80k +stock http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/119687/Lead%2520Front%2520End%2520Developer%2520-%2520B2C%2520Tech%2520Startup%2520-.html We are hunting an ambitious and creative Lead Front End Developer to work on a major B2C app targeting audiences in the millions of users. This is a complex app build, based on core principles behind Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Data Science so if you have a passion for building a truly unique app rather than pushing quick builds out the door come and find out more! You will be heading up all Front End development reporting directly to the CTO but will be expected to link closely with the iOS, Android and Back End development teams. Ideally you will demonstrate a deep level of skill in Angular JS or similar (eg React, Ember etc), overall strong Javascript development and ideally some exposure to Ruby on Rails - although as this is not currently flavour of the month we are happy to see those with Rails experience but back in the day not as your last role necessarily. Other skills of interest include standard HTML5, CSS, Javascript plus JSON, REST, APIs, Gulp/Grunt, SASS/LESS, Node.js Any experience of Knowledge RoR, UI/UX or Android/iOS Mobile development, AI or Machine Learning or similar algorithm exposure would be a major plus but not essential to join. However, you will be offered the chance to skillup in these areas as well as explore new emerging tools and techniques and apply them in a commercial capacity not just in the R&D lab! Above all we need those who thrive and enjoy the modern startup culture and want to be part of something long term. To this end we will be offering stock options to the core team members as well as the... 09 February 2016 21:09:12 +0000 Web Developer - PHP / Magento http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/119667/Web%2520Developer%2520-%2520PHP%2520%2F%2520Magento.html Web Developer - PHP / Magento We are recruiting for a number of PHP Web Developers of varying seniortiy, ideally with Magento experience to join our growing development team. This is a unique opportunity to join a market leading online retailer with a strong track record of sustained growth in an exciting market sector. If you have experience in OO PHP and/or Magento we would love to hear from you! The Role You will be responsible for developing PHP web applications for our high-traffic successful e-commerce websites and back end web systems. Those with Magento experience will work on our curreny major re platforming project onto Magento. Working as part of an agile software development team (using the Scrum process) you will be involved in the full cycle of planning, developing and testing web applications. Key technologies include PHP 5, MySQL, Magento, Zend Framework, Symfony Framework, Ubuntu/Debian Linux, Apache, Nginx, HTML, CSS, Javascript, git, JQuery, REST, JSON, XML etc. (we love open source!) Requirements You have experience in developing PHP websites ideally with the Magento e-commerce framework, e.g. building templates and extensions as well as customisation of Magento functionality.You will have experience in web development using Object Oriented design methodologies.You'll be familiar with the challenges of developing for mobile devices and multiple browsers. You will be familiar with working in a Linux environment with open source technologies. You will have a passion for IT, web and mobile technologies and be excited about joining a... 09 February 2016 21:09:12 +0000 Senior Account Manager - £120K package - London http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/119668/Senior%2520Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520%C2%A3120K%2520package%2520-%2520London.html Account Manager - £60K / Double OTE - London My client is one of the UK's leading Managed Service and Cloud Platform Providers. They have been delivering Managed Services to partners and customers for nearly two decades. They are in the time "Top 20" companies to work for. Due to company expansion we have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Account Manager Reporting to the Sales Director you will be responsible for a number of named accounts across London and the South East. The Account Management team is looking for successful, interesting and experienced Account Managers to help them realise the significant growth opportunity that exists within their existing Client base. They have an innovative and market-leading services portfolio designed to meet the most demanding client requirements for highly performant, efficient hybrid computing solutions backed by robust service guarantees. The successful Account Manager will have the hunger, desire and passion to develop long term, mutually beneficial relationships with their clients. Skills and experience of the Account Manager *Intelligent, interesting, passionate, engaging, challenging, hungry, creative with a desire to learn and grow *An opinion and point of view on the IT and Cloud market that is more than a replay of an analyst's report *Background in Sales, Client Management or Commercial Management and capable of identifying & developing opportunities with your clients and shaping their service propositions accordingly *Natural inclination to work with people to find the right long term... 09 February 2016 21:09:12 +0000 creative producer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/119669/creative%2520producer.html Fantastic new role for a Creative Producer to join this leading global PR agency 's creative services group that consists of planning, creative, design, digital and new business specialists. Working closely with the Creative Director, the Creative Producer will be required to help devise, develop and produce communication campaign content for a wide variety of clients, with a particular emphasis on film and video graphics. The job is pressured, but the agency is a fun, collaborative and relaxed agency to work for with great people, great clients and a rolling range of brand, technology, healthcare and corporate work. You are likely to be an art/film/design oriented professional with significant years experience and knowledge of various audio/visual production packages. Looking to move into an agency role, you will work closely with the team, practice heads and account teams on content production for a wide range of clients including Telecoms, FMCG, and global brands. taking ideas from concept to execution. You will also have the opportunity to work on domestic and global new business pitches, as well as helping to develop London's external brand positioning and identity. Ideally we would like you to have a strong, creative instinct and to be comfortable developing ideas alongside the teams, but the more significant aspect of the role will involve taking those ideas and making them real. Which will require solid and tested production skills. The agency's London office includes a full editing suite that is currently underused. Part of the role will be to advise how... 09 February 2016 21:09:12 +0000 Digital UX Designer - Sky Technology http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/119670/Digital%2520UX%2520Designer%2520-%2520Sky%2520Technology.html Who you'll be working with: Based in Leeds, our Technology team is one of the largest technical hubs in the UK, it's a strategic location for our business and offers a vibrant place to live and work. Our new teams have a real start up' feel and there's loads of room for development. You'll have the chance to use cutting edge tools and technologies to create rich user experiences; all whilst working in an Agile environment. The main sky.com website receives over 7 million visits a week with users researching new products and services, accessing account management and looking for help. Our targets are tough and the business moves at a quick pace. Within Online Customer Service, we manage those areas of the site concerned with Account Management, Help and Contact Us, as well as the Customer Service App. We are responsible for delivering an intuitive and compelling online service experience that will improve customer goal achievement and deliver call reduction; achieved by delivering data-driven improvements and new service propositions. Your Key Responsibilities Idea / concept generation UX leadership and excellence Execute UX design work that adheres to best practice brand and consistency standards Ensure creative and UX coherence across Sky's digital estate Maintain and update Sky's global online brand guidelines, principles, templates and assets Practice and promote contemporary UX thinking Knowledge and thirst to investigate, innovate and develop emerging design, UX and technology trends Work to push... 09 February 2016 21:09:12 +0000 UX Designer - Sky Sports, Sky News, Sky Technology http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/119671/UX%2520Designer%2520-%2520Sky%2520Sports%2C%2520Sky%2520News%2C%2520Sky%2520Technology.html Who you'll be working with Based out of the Sky's new tech hub at Leeds Dock, the role of UX Designer will work across two of the company's biggest brands: Sky News and Sky Sports. Here, we offer the best and broadest range of Sports / News content, deliver market-leading products and use the latest technologies to ensure our customers get the best possible digital experience. Developing against these principles is at the heart of everything we do. Working across the entire digital portfolio for Sports and News, this role is entirely focussed on driving a more unified user experience across our products. Having worked previously in an Agile environment, with a broad knowledge of existing methodologies, UX principles and industry-standard tools, we're looking for a highly talented candidate to help take our products to the next level. Think innovation, passion for content, empowerment and start up culture. Your Key Responsibilities Ensure creative and UX coherence across Sky News and Sports digital estate Execute UX design solutions that adheres to best practice brand and consistency standards UX leadership and excellence Practice and promote contemporary UX thinking Knowledge and thirst to investigate, innovate and develop emerging design, UX and technology trends Idea / concept generation Push boundaries Your Key Skills Proven experience in UCD, human interface guidelines, standards, and best practices as they apply to platforms and devices Solid understanding of user-centred design... 09 February 2016 21:09:12 +0000 Data Design Lead http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/119676/Data%2520Design%2520Lead.html Data Design Lead Duration: Initial 6 months Location: Glasgow EXCLUSIVE OPPORTUNITY: Sopra Steria Recruitment Ltd (a Sopra Steria company) provides recruitment and resourcing solutions to Sopra Steria, a leading European IT service provider. Sopra Steria requires a Data Design Lead for an initial 6 month contract based in Glasgow, onsite for one of our financial services Clients. Sopra Steria requires the Data Design Lead to assist our team to help drive forward the establishment of our Clients enterprise architecture, specifically the technology architecture. The Data Design Lead is required to support the Data Architect in developing and driving the design and implementation of the Business Intelligence Strategy for our Client. Furthermore, the Data Design Lead will support the Data Architect in defining and implementing the procedures and processes by which data architecture is maintained. Data Design Lead Essential Skills: Solid experience in Datamodelling and data designincluding some or all of: Entity-Relationship Modelling Object-Oriented Analysis and Design/Object Modelling Object/Relational Mapping Database Design Normalisation/Denormalisation techniques Data Warehouse design and implementation ETL Tools Data Design Lead Desirable Skills: Experience with Agile methodologies (TDD, SCRUM, Kanban, etc) Knowledge of TOGAF methodologies and Archimate modelling language Experience of working with relational and non-relational (or no SQL ) databases Experience organising and performing prototyping and proof of... 09 February 2016 21:09:12 +0000 Digital Project Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/119677/Digital%2520Project%2520Manager.html Are you an aspiring Digital Project Manager with a background in web/app development? An award-winning integrated communications agency wants to meet you. What they do: Craft compelling conversations and live experiences to connect clients with audiences. Focus on the delivery of first class user experience, design specs, wireframes, style sheets, and so on. What you'll do: Deliver award-winning projects to support the events and communications teams. Act as a technical subject matter expert Give expert advice on design, UX, and IA principles, and keep up with industry developments and how these will impact the business.Liaise with stakeholders continuously while running the projects end-to-end. What you'll need: Degree-educated with 2-3 years of experience Excellent knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office Suite, and HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, XML, or similar. A strong portfolio showcasing your brilliance at creating digital assets (via blog, Twitter, etc.) Experience of delivering in Agile or Waterfall methodologies. A drive for producing best-in-class work and always putting the client first. Interested? Get in touch for more information. Propel are the UK's largest independent provider of permanent and contract recruitment services to the global digital economy, specialising in commercial, marketing, technical and creative talent. Services advertised by Propel are those of an Agency and/or an Employment Business. Please be aware that we receive a high volume of applications for our roles, many from people who... 09 February 2016 21:09:12 +0000 Developer - Digital Analytics http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/119678/Developer%2520-%2520Digital%2520Analytics.html Are you an Analytics professional looking to join a pioneering digital research agency? Read on. What they do: Research and strategy for some of the world's biggest brands Use search engine & social media data to provide insight into consumer behaviour Transform insights into online strategies to drive business growth What you'll do: Running, testing and writing code (mainly in Python) Analysing data using SQL & statistical methods Liaising with consultants to clarify project requirements and feedback results What you'll need: 1-2 years of programming experience in a commercial setting Strong familiarity with Python Understanding of data from digital, web, or social media sources Numerical degree background What they offer: Encouragement to use intellectual creativity to make a genuine difference to their clients, while being creative in your approach. Interested? I'm looking forward to hearing from you. Propel are the UK's largest independent provider of permanent and contract recruitment services to the global digital economy, specialising in commercial, marketing, technical and creative talent. Services advertised by Propel are those of an Agency and/or an Employment Business. Please be aware that we receive a high volume of applications for our roles, many from people who meet or exceed the requirements. Whilst we try to respond to as many applicants as possible, you can assume that you have not been selected for interview if you do not hear from us within 14 days. . Date posted: 03/02/2016 09 February 2016 21:09:12 +0000 PPC Executive - Sports Company ! http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/119679/PPC%2520Executive%2520-%2520Sports%2520Company%2520%21.html Do you have a love for all things PPC? Are you a driven individual looking to excel your career in paid search? If so, this renowned Sports organisation is urgently looking to hire a talented PPC/Digital Marketing Executive, to manage their in-house PPC campaigns. Perhaps you come from another customer acquisition led industry as a PPC Executive and are seeking a new challenge, or are keen to move from an agency and go in-house. As the PPC Executive, you will take responsibility for setting up, optimising and managing all their PPC campaigns. In more detail, as the PPC Executive, you will: - Set-up, optimise and report on PPC campaigns - Manage PPC budgets - Create and implement new campaigns - Undertake keyword research, landing page and adcopy testing - Report and analyse on trends and drive KPI's You will also get the opportunity to get into other areas of digital marketing as well, including SEO, Email, Social Media, and Analytics etc! This company have invested heavily into their digital marketing strategy, and have a highly talented digital marketing team in place, enabling you to learn and develop your career. To snap up this fantastic PPC/Digital Marketing Executive position, you will need to demonstrate: - A minimum of 1 year PPC experience - Be data driven and have a good understanding of RIO measurement/attribution and optimization - Proficient with Google AdWords or Google Analytics - Strong Excel and analytical skills The company are housed in a modern office based in London and offer a fun and sociable working environment. There's plenty... 09 February 2016 21:09:11 +0000 User Experience Architect (UX, Architect) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/119655/User%2520Experience%2520Architect%2520%28UX%2C%2520Architect%29.html Job Title: User Experience Architect (UX, Architect) Location: Chiswick, London, United Kingdom Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits We are looking for two User Experience Architects to join our newly formed Global Interactive team at our state of the art Media & Commerce Centre based in Chiswick Park. QVC is a fast paced and diverse business. The ranges at QVC include Fashion, Beauty, Jewellery, Electronics and Home-style, and we sell big name brands from Elemis and Bose, to Dyson. You can find our channels on Freeview, Sky, Virgin Media, QVC app for Apple TV and online at qvcuk.com and via our apps for mobile and tablet. Interactive at QVC is a global function, and will determine the future design of our digital platforms and prioritise the introduction of new features and functions for all of our markets. The development of the digital and mobile experience for our customers continues to be one of our highest global priorities and will support QVC's continued digital commerce growth. About the User Experience Architect (UX, Architect) role: Working with and reporting to the UX architecture manager, EU, as one of our UX Architects you will help define information architecture and navigation for QVC, Mobile Apps and other interactive platforms and devices. You'll have responsibility to create interactive design deliverables such as wireframes, site maps, process maps, feature lists, mockups, UI specifications, working prototypes and other artifacts to describe the intended user experience. The UX Architect also works with Business Analysts and...