The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 11 May 2017 13:01:58 +0000 Head of Functional Proposition & UX http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/157585/Head%2520of%2520Functional%2520Proposition%2520%26%2520UX.html Head of Functional Proposition and User Experience £55-65,000 dependant on experience + package with flexible working around core hours Located in the highly prestigious St Peter’s Square development in the city centre, Distrelec are establishing their new Enterprise Hub and hiring Head of Functional Proposition and User Experience . The Enterprise Hub will be the European centre for the implementation of their new digital operations that will deliver all online trading, marketing and technical deliveries for the organisation.  Distrelec, part of the Datwyler group, is a leading online distributor for electronics, automation, measurement technology, IT and accessories in Europe and the exciting new Enterprise Hub in Manchester will be its first operational presence in the UK. This is an exciting time to be joining their business. Are you up for the challenge? The role: Managing a team of up to 7 specialists, you will build a commercially focused roadmap of online capabilities prioritised through analysis and understanding the wider business priorities for online development. As part of the role, you will articulate detailed functional requirements as online capabilities move from the roadmap and into the technical delivery plan.  Key accountabilities: You will maintain and develop a complete customer focused vision of the online proposition, ensuring that the user experience is second to none throughout. Your team will include Product Owners, User Experience architects and Business Analysts, who will define optimised online... 26 May 2017 15:03:49 +0000 UX Researcher http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/159136/UX%2520Researcher.html My client, an exciting, forward thinking Digital Agency are looking to recruit a UX Researcher to join their growing team in Manchester City Centre. The enthusiastic and experimental company have a great open, honest and energetic culture where they have an emphasis on developing the team and developing great client relationships. Developing a deep understanding of user needs through research Website analytics Website evaluation based on UX best practice A/B testing & website improvement Regular client visits This is a great opportunity to work in a great environment and grow and develop with a company who have some fantastic and innovative future plans. If you are interested please get in touch with Tom Byrne on 07585 221 031 or email tm@forwardrolerecruitment.com As the North's leading Marketing, Digital, Analytics, IT and Design recruitment agency, we are continually receiving new assignments to work on so keep a close eye on our website, Facebook, Linkedin and Twitter pages for a full list of current permanent and interim opportunities as well as marketplace news and fun stuff. Forward Role is operating as an employment agency. 26 May 2017 15:03:27 +0000 Senior UX Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/159135/Senior%2520UX%2520Designer.html I have the pleasure of working with an award winning tech company based in Manchester who are looking for a Senior UX professional to champion a data driven approach to their UX function. This will be the first UX role within the company and as such will give you the opportunity to lead on all things UX from design and prototyping to looking at UX research and experimentation and how this fits with their analytics and data science team. My client have experienced year on year growth and ultimately see this person leading their own team of technical designers,UX professionals and FEDs as they expand both nationally and internationally. They are an award winning company featured in several top 50 tech recognition lists with a buzzing culture of career driven individuals. So, What does the role entail? Reporting to the Head of Marketing, you’ll be responsible for helping to analyse and design user journeys, monitor performance and identify areas for improvement across all of our websites. As such it crosses 3 areas of the digital system. Daily reporting: Constantly looking to improve the design of the company's 5 different brands and enhance the digital experiences Utilising relevant software throughout the UX process from research, through to designing and testing Daily use of Google Analytics and excel to manipulate data and identify trends Use of trend insights to inform marketing team strategy across all tasks Support other team members with reporting on their individual KPIs through dashboard and report creation / automation New product... 26 May 2017 14:02:37 +0000 Creative Design Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/159134/Creative%2520Design%2520Manager.html I am currently recruiting for a great opportunity on behalf of our client, which will enable you to contribute to a leading company that produce creative, varied and bespoke projects in a niche market. If you're the kind of designer who wants to make a real difference and help shape the future of a hugely talented creative team then look no further! Alongside your brilliant grasp of digital design principles you will possess the curiosity and desire to push the boundaries of design and technology to create innovative and engaging digital learning experiences. Their design team is the creative hub of the business and they are looking for someone who is enthusiastic and passionate about all things design - You'll be up to date with current industry trends and encourage their team to be innovative and forward thinking. They want you to share your knowledge and expertise by leading internal training sessions to develop the team. A big part of the role involves mentoring and developing a small team of UI designers, as well as sharing best practice with the wider departments. You will form part of the design management team and help to oversee the work and development of around 20 people. As a Senior Creative Designer you will be involved in the entire project lifecycle. They want someone who can generate engaging conceptual designs and get involved in pre-sales and bids. You'll be taking the lead on projects, providing support to colleagues and having a real input into the creative direction of the team. As you will have tons of commercial design experience, they will want...