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16 May 2013 11:11:37 +0000Online Content Editorhttp://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/47313/Online%2520Content%2520Editor.htmlWe are currently recruiting for an Online Content Editor within the Digital Experience and Engagement team and are seeking creative self-starters who live and breathe digital and who are seeking a role where you can make a visible impact and has genuine opportunities for progression for the right candidates. Knowledge and experience of the University sector would be an advantage but is not essential, but you must be passionate about all things digital, showing strong motivation and close attention to detail. We are looking for candidates with relevant experience and would welcome applications from both client and agency side.
This person will be central to our content team, helping to deliver our content strategy as part of our drive to constantly improve the user experience within all our channels. You should be an experienced online copy writer, but also a creative individual, helping to manage the delivery of other rich media content where relevant. Reporting to the senior content editor you will be responsible for the day to day upkeep of the University’s social media channels and be an evangelist across the organisation for our social media strategies.
In support of your application we would like you to submit some written content, please send this document to HRrecruitment@leedsmet.ac.uk. Please quote your name and the job reference by 26 May 2013.
Closing Date: 26 May 201309 May 2013 16:04:21 +0000Digital User Interface Managerhttp://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/46921/Digital%2520User%2520Interface%2520Manager.htmlDenholm’s client, a leading brand undergoing a period of transformation, is seeking a creative, digital expert with the ability to design simple and effective solutions whilst ensuring delivery on the overall strategy and experience across web interfaces e.g. mobile.
With the ever evolving area of digital, you must have specific expertise in the areas of design, testing against brand, usability and accessability standards. With a focus on internal management you will help create the journey for them by building prototypes, site maps, etc to help end users with visualisation. In addition, some of your duties will include project management, work allocation, keeping on top of their progress, looking at the results via analytics and providing input into other areas such as acquisitions and strategy.
In order to be considered for interview you must be able to demonstrate a background in leading and delivering digital user interface and experience design projects, UX proto-typing across desktop, tablet and mobile and exposure to coding e.g. HTML, CSS, etc.
If you wish to discuss further then please call our team of Marketing recruiters quoting the reference number as above.
09 May 2013 14:02:57 +0000Front End Developerhttp://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/46908/Front%2520End%2520Developer.htmlHAVAS LYNX is a global communications group, formed from Creative Lynx and Havas 4D, leading digital agencies in Europe and the USA respectively. With 250 employees and supported by the wider HAVAS network, we deliver truly global campaigns based on robust local insight. As a group we have been responsible for a series of industry firsts in social media, closed-loop marketing and mobile. We actively partner with Apple, Microsoft, Facebook, Stanford Persuasive Tech Lab and practice fusion and these partnerships facilitate our ability to innovate on behalf of our clients across the healthcare, education and culture sectors. Blending this innovation with sector insight and design pedigree, our team of over 145 professionals, based in the heart of Manchester city centre comprise our European head office, from which we work closely with colleagues in London and New York.
Like us, you’ll be fanatical about developing great user experiences (both online and offline) and be able to pick...09 May 2013 11:11:55 +0000Head of Web Designhttp://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/46841/Head%2520of%2520Web%2520Design.htmlOutstanding Opportunity: If you're a Senior Web Designer in the North West looking to be a part of something huge; get in touch to find out more about this exciting role.
Head of Web Design required for a Times Top 100 Company based in the North West. This is a rare and exciting role for someone looking to make a real difference in one of the best companies around.
A rare opportunity has arisen with a Times 100 Top employer to spearhead their Design function, work alongside senior management, lead and manage a team of designers, oversee all campaigns and work on design strategy for numerous different brands.
Having been to visit this client, you will certainly be blown away by the exciting opportunities that are under way at the moment; their ambitious growth plans, their further plans to invest in their people and their innovative marketing strategy.
In order to complement this growth, they need a great Designer to lead the way and create and redesign the initial face of the company. We are looking for someone who has a wealth of experience in web design, UX, mobile websites and mobile apps, who would be responsible for redesigning entire brands. You will delegate responsibility, ensuring that your team are producing the best quality designs, lead brainstorming meetings and have a good relationship with the Managing Director, who takes...09 May 2013 11:11:42 +0000Ecommerce & UX Managerhttp://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/46840/Ecommerce%2520%26%2520UX%2520Manager.htmlOur client are a leading leisure and travel business with a global presence. They are currently looking to recruit an experienced Ecommerce & UX Development Manager to join their growing online marketing and ecommerce team.
The key remit of the role is to develop the digital customer experience through new technology, functionality, analysis, optimisation, research and testing.
Your responsibilities will include but not be limited to the following:
•Responsible for usability testing, advising best practice and keeping the business up to date with latest tools, technologies, industry trends and approaches.
•Design and facilitate user research programmes to support interactive channel developments. Provide feedback and recommendations on results of usability and A/B testing.
•Support and develop one direct report in completion of customer experience, conversion and optimisation activities.
•Lead Information Architecture tasks, adapted for website and mobile platforms, working closely with other member of the ecommerce team on the appropriate structure, use and development of content on the websites.
•Responsible for the direction of mobile devices, smart phones and tablets - Delivering major projects, leading best practice and advising the wider business on new technology and industry innovations.
•Drive implementation of new site functionality and website optimisation across UK/European websites.
The successful candidate will have a number of years experience gained in an ecommerce role, with a focus on user experience and optimisation of...08 May 2013 13:01:11 +0000User Experience Designerhttp://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/46776/User%2520Experience%2520Designer.htmlDenholm’s client, a leading brand undergoing a major transformation, is keen to hear from experienced UX candidates. This opportunity will allow you to spend a key amount of your time reviewing current websites or applications and making proposals/recommendations as to how the user experience can be improved. Candidates will be considered from any industry so long as you have proven, direct UX skills.
• Review ‘usability’ best practice and feed back to the wider team
• Contribute towards the service infrastructure design
• Ensure digital interfaces are tested against brand and the customer journey is industry leading
• Work with internal teams to develop interfaces including mobile using customer feedback and with the data analytics area, proposing solutions
• Utilise in-house and expert agency resources to design and model examples of wire-frames, site maps, customer journeys and digital service interfaces
Required Experience / Skills:
• Proven UX experience as well as wire-framing, using Axure or proto-typing software
• A strong understanding of the internet, usability trends and developments
• Passionate about excellent user experience and the digital customer journey
• Site / App architecture, mapping, design and optimisation
• Excellent communications skills
• The ability to ‘think solution’
07 May 2013 16:04:12 +0000Web Developer - Salisbury, Wiltshirehttp://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/46702/Web%2520Developer%2520-%2520Salisbury%2C%2520Wiltshire.htmlWell established Creative Agency in Salisbury is looking to recruit a Web Developer/Coder to complement their team of designers and help deliver professional digital solutions to their clients.
They're a mid-sized team of seven people working for local clients in Wiltshire as well as entertainment and video game companies across the world. This role is the only dedicated coder position in the agency so you can shape it but will need to be able to get things done without being able to call on heavyweight coding support from the other team members.
Problem solving skills and a can do attitude are crucial, as well as the being able to communicate well and work to the usual tight agency/client deadlines.
The candidate must have a core skill-set comprising:
• HTML : 4 & 5
• XHTML : 1.0
• CSS : 2.0 & 3.0
• PHP : 4 & 5
With knowledge of:
• SASS / SCSS
It was be helpful too if you know some of the following:
• C / C++ / OBJECTIVE-C;
• RUBY & RAILS;
You'll need to show examples of your work prior to or during the interview.
If you think this is you, please do get in touch by sending your CV and links to your work.
to £25k DOE06 May 2013 11:11:27 +0000Digital Marketing Executivehttp://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/46633/Digital%2520Marketing%2520Executive.htmlDenholm’s client, a financial services brand, is seeking a digital consultant with experience of end to end planning and delivery of online communications activity. As such, the ideal applicant must be able to demonstrate significant experience in digital marketing especially web interfaces and preferably within financial services.
Typical duties may include:
• Managing micro-sites
• Working with external partners to ensure delivery
• Ensuring consistency in brand and against all regulatory conditions
• Co-ordinating and execution of online communications activity
ESSENTIAL CRITERIA - Candidates must be able to demonstrate delivery or contribution towards delivery of online marketing campaigns/projects