The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 20 May 2015 10:10:19 +0000 Social Media Officer (fixed-term) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/94353/Social%2520Media%2520Officer%2520%28fixed-term%29.html Social Media Officer (fixed-term) £26,274 to £30,434 per annum   Location: Central Edinburgh   EDINA, at the University of Edinburgh, enjoys an excellent reputation for delivering innovative online services to UK Higher and Further Education.  These form part of the ‘virtual library’ for staff and students and are used by over 400 Universities and Colleges.    We need a Social Media Officer to help with our activity in the community outreach and social media area. This is an excellent opportunity to join a talented and friendly group of professionals, helping to promote our many services and projects.    You will have relevant experience in community engagement, the use of social media tools in a professional context and content creation skills. A relevant higher or further education qualification or substantial relevant experience is required.  You will also be enthusiastic about what you do and be able to train others in the use of technologies, demonstrating excellent communication and presentation skills.   Benefits of working at the University include flexible working, an excellent pension, career prospects and generous holiday provision.   Please note that this is a full-time, fixed term post for a period of two years.   Ref:  033250. Closing date: Tuesday, 09 June 2015 at 5pm.   Apply online, view further information or browse more jobs at our website by clicking on the ‘apply’ button.     Committed to Equality... 19 May 2015 15:03:40 +0000 Production Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/94253/Production%2520Executive.html Production Executive Hermiston Quay, Edinburgh £26,438 rising to £27,830 after a successful years’ service Permanent/ 40 hours per week   The National Trust for Scotland is the conservation charity that protects and promotes Scotland’s natural and cultural heritage for present and future generations to enjoy. With over 330,000 members, it is the largest conservation charity in Scotland, acting as guardian of the nation’s magnificent heritage of architectural, scenic and historic treasures. We now have an exciting opportunity for a Production Executive to manage the progress of all production/print jobs in the annual operational plan. You will respond to design briefs and advise on best production method, from traditional to digital print, while liaising with editors, designers and print contractors. The successful candidate will be educated to Degree level in a Print/Publishing/Production Management discipline or have equivalent practical experience. With significant hands-on experience of print work in an agency, design, print or publishing environment, you will be capable of dealing with a wide range of products. For full job details and information about how to apply, go to www.nts.org.uk/charity and click on the “work for us” tab.  Closing date for all applications is 8 June 2015. Interviews are likely to take place in Edinburgh during mid June 2015. The National Trust for Scotland for Places of Historic Interest or Natural Beauty is a charity registered in Scotland, Charity Number SC... 19 May 2015 15:03:02 +0000 Head of Design http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/94252/Head%2520of%2520Design.html Head of Design Hermiston Quay, Edinburgh £47,481 rising to £49,979 after a successful years’ service Permanent / 40 hours per week   The National Trust for Scotland is the conservation charity that protects and promotes Scotland’s natural and cultural heritage for present and future generations to enjoy. With over 330,000 members, it is the largest conservation charity in Scotland, acting as guardian of the nation’s magnificent heritage of architectural, scenic and historic treasures. This newly created role will manage and take the lead on all NTS creative output and provide operational line management to a multi-disciplined team of editors, designers and production personnel (the design team) on a wide variety of Trust visual communications across a broad range of media. The successful candidate will bring extensive relevant experience in a similar environment including the provision of services to a diverse range of clients/customers, coupled with a creative flair and an integral knowledge of the design process. For full job details and information about how to apply, go to www.nts.org.uk/charity and click on the “work for us” tab.  Closing date for all applications is 8 June 2015. Interviews are likely to take place in Edinburgh during mid June 2015. The National Trust for Scotland for Places of Historic Interest or Natural Beauty is a charity registered in Scotland, Charity Number SC 007410. 03 June 2015 04:04:30 +0000 Stage Graphisme & Design Ecosse http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/95669/Stage%2520Graphisme%2520%26%2520Design%2520Ecosse.html Short description of the company: Entreprise spécialisée dans l'import et l'export d'articles de sécurité Domain: Graphisme/Infographisme/Design Time of internship: 4month(s) Internship description: Faire la conception graphique de base pour l'emballage des produits S'occuper du design des différents programmes Faire d'autres tâches liées au graphisme et aux besoins de l'entreprise Candidate profile: Être étudiant(e) ou jeune diplômé(e) spécialisé(e) en Graphisme / Design, convention de stage obligatoire Avoir un niveau d'anglais Intermédiaire + (B2+) Avoir une expérience précédente serait un plus Salary: €0.00 03 June 2015 00:12:38 +0000 User Experience Specialist http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/95655/User%2520Experience%2520Specialist.html My client, a fast growing, global software company, are looking for a UX Designer to join their highly skilled team. They are currently expanding their product portfolio - enhancing their existing products to add functionality and enhance user experience, and adding new products that extend their reach to more potential customers and into new markets. As part of this expansion, they are seeking a talented User Experience Specialist. The successful candidate will become the user experience authority and UI design specialist and will be a key resource in product management as a whole, helping to establish and propagate best practice across all teams and products. Key Responsibilities *Collaborate with product and technical development teams in different global locations. *Design desktop and mobile optimised interfaces for business applications. *Advocate for customers and end users with regards to application interface experiences. *Oversee UX in projects from conception to launch. *Lead and contribute to the various UX activities involved in the User Centred Design process. *Work with Product Management, Engineering and Marketing, to design and improve product features and also contribute to the development of new products. *Create appropriate UX collateral to illustrate customer and business requirements. Required Skills and Experience *Significant professional experience working in a software development team *3-5 years' experience in application design (web or modern desktop) *Solid design sense, as illustrated in your design portfolio *Strong... 03 June 2015 00:12:38 +0000 Front End Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/95656/Front%2520End%2520Developer.html One of Edinburgh's stand-out companies are in the process of overhauling their entire digital output; not only hiring a new team but redesigning their entre office space so their environment reflects their place at the forefront of Front End development. The projects that you will be involved with will give you the chance to work with Real Time, highly transactional applications that serve internal users, sole customers as well as small businesses. It will also give you the chance to enhance or gain knowledge about the financial services and join the team at the most exciting time in the company. Highlights of the new office include a Games Room as well as a Club House for relaxing and taking time out. Currently looking for people with strong skills in (Strong skills being 3+ years commercial experience) HTML5 CSS3, Angular. JS JavaScript Exposure to D3, underscore.js, backbone.JS, moustache, js is also highly desirable. If this is of interest then please do reach out! (see below) Allegis Group Limited and Aston Carter Limited operate Employment Businesses and Agencies and are companies within the Allegis Group Inc. group of companies, the fourth largest staffing company in the world, (collectively referred to as the "Allegis Group"). TEKsystems and Aerotek are divisions of Allegis Group Limited. Applicant data will be treated in accordance with the Allegis Group's Privacy Notice. By submitting personal data to any company or division within the Allegis Group, the applicant is providing explicit consent to the use of such data by the Allegis Group and to... 02 June 2015 11:11:26 +0000 Digital Consultant (C1 &C2) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/95597/Digital%2520Consultant%2520%28C1%2520%26C2%29.html The Scottish Government has a vision for Scotland to be a world-class digital nation by 2020. We are committed to ensuring our nation is well placed to take full advantage the economic, social and environmental opportunities offered by the digital age, making sure all appropriate public services are being delivered online to make everyday life easier and faster. This is your chance to transform the way we live our lives in Scotland. We're looking for innovative and passionate people to join our Digital Transformation Services team. Those who understand that our digital landscape is changing every day and those who get excited by the prospect of being at the centre of it. You will be working across multiple client locations within Central Government, championing collaboration and re-use, in both technology and skills, to deliver on clients' vision for their services. Offering exciting challenges to experienced professionals at various levels of experience, this is an opportunity to make a major contribution to how Government works. You'll want to work on projects that really mean something to people in Scotland. You'll recognise, as we do, that digital changes everything. You'll want to play your part in providing information and services as efficiently as possible because they truly meet the needs of the people who use them. You will play your part in driving change across the Scottish Government. You'll want to support organisations across the country, helping them embrace digital technology and revolutionising the way they work. You will want to be part of... 02 June 2015 01:01:16 +0000 Graphic Design http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/95559/Graphic%2520Design.html McGregor Boyall's client is a leading web services provider for this industry and we are currently building an in house software development team to be based out their quirky new Edinburgh city centre office. Working for this innovative and stylish Edinburgh Company, you will notice a difference in culture and environment from day one... together with a leadership team renowned for their successes across many industries in Central Scotland. We are looking for an experienced Graphic Designer with demonstrable technical/creative skills using Adobe Photoshop, HTML and preferably with CSS. Candidates applying will be expected to showcase their portfolio during the selection process- please do not hesitate to send this through with your updated CV. You will ideally have some commercial experience, but above all you'll need to demonstrate the willingness to learn with excellent business acumen. On offer is a salary of up to £24,000 + quarterly bonus + beer Fridays! Quick interview process.. For a discreet conversation and the full job spec, please contact Hakim (see below) McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate based on race, religion, gender, age, sexuality, gender identification, or physical ability. 29 May 2015 11:11:02 +0000 Production Editor, Girls Magazines http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/95287/Production%2520Editor%2C%2520Girls%2520Magazines.html An opportunity has arisen for a talented Production Editor to join DC Thomson’s girls’ magazines. Reporting to the Editor-In-Chief, you will manage the production of The Official Jacqueline Wilson Mag, Animals And You, Shout, and Wendy (a syndicated comic strip) as well as being involved in the planning and scheduling of our magazines’ social media and website content. You will be responsible for ensuring our titles always meet their print and online deadlines without compromising on quality, and that we remain within budget at all times.   Key responsibilities of the role include: Monitoring production and approval schedules and flatplans, revising as necessary and resolving any issues to ensure the titles are produced and approved to deadline Managing production of cross-platform content across all titles to ensure quality standards are met and costs are kept to a minimum Contributing to and monitoring social media and YouTube content and development Ensuring that all corrections are carried out accurately and in accordance with the in-house style and that of the licensor, where applicable Liaising with our Advertising team, other DCT colleagues, and external stakeholders to schedule and create advertorial and sponsored content across platforms Contributing to the generation of print and online features and brand development ideas, including project work when necessary   It is expected that the successful candidate will be educated to degree level or equivalent and have a proven track record of editorial experience. In addition,... 29 May 2015 11:11:53 +0000 Features Editor, Shout (Temporary) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/95285/Features%2520Editor%2C%2520Shout%2520%28Temporary%29.html Shout, the UK’s best-selling teen lifestyle magazine, is looking for a Features Editor. This exciting and creative position involves managing our features team, planning and producing vibrant, engaging content across all media platforms and brand extensions, and taking an active role in the future development of Shout.   Reporting to the Editor, you will work with our in-house journalists and designers, as well as picture agencies and PRs, to create entertaining features and social media posts that promote the magazine’s brand values and meet the needs of our readers.   The key responsibilities of this role will include: Organising and chairing regular features meetings and brainstorming sessions in order to generate ideas for cross-platform articles and posts, ensuring a continual flow of relevant ideas Scheduling features for each issue, including future planning Planning, developing and creating social media and YouTube content Researching and writing features and online content Keeping up-to-date with current trends and readers' needs and incorporating these into Shout’s content Liaising with the design team regarding page layouts Taking an active role in the creation of covers, polybags and covermounts Managing a small team of magazine journalists Managing the features budget in line with agreed targets Working on projects and brand extensions when necessary   With previous experience of writing and commissioning articles in a busy magazine environment, the successful candidate will be expected to actively seek...