The Drum Jobs 24 October 2014 17:05:26 +0000 Front End Web Developer LOCATION: Peterborough JOB TITLE: Front End Web Developer SALARY & BENEFITS : Competitive (Depending on experience) WORKING HOURS: : Full time (9am - 5.30pm) THE COMPANY: Our client is one of the leading providers in the UK of website design and development and learning platforms for schools. Based in Peterborough they are regarded as an innovative and flexible company providing high quality products with a reputation for a fast, friendly and efficient service. THE ROLE: An opportunity has become available for a Front End Web Developer to join the team in Peterborough. You will be working along side the design team to fully develop websites within the CMS based on signed off designs. In this role you'll be working predominately on our primary school projects, of which cover a huge variety of styles from heavily illustrated designs through to contemporary and fully responsive. Our very own CMS and in-house frameworks power these projects. Key Responsibilities to include:- Working alongside the design team to fully develop websites within our CMS based on signed-off designs. Implementing animation that's been provided by our animator either as Flash or with HTML5 techniques Contributing ideas, discussing concepts to really bring our sites to life. Testing and health checking websites across various browsers (IE7+) and devices (Windows, iOS, android etc) Refining and perfecting built websites during the development stage based on... 24 October 2014 17:05:46 +0000 Web Developer WEB DEVELOPER - B2B DIGITAL AGENCY - CAMBRIDGE LOCATION - SALARY DEPENDANT ON EXPERIENCE Web developer required to work in a B2B digital agency. This is an incredibly exciting opportunity for a web developer with commercial experience to join an innovative web team working with some of the world's largest global businesses. The job: Building web-sites, prototypes and applications using the latest front-end technologies. Providing timely resolution to reported problems in existing web-sites. Working closely with both the project and design teams to achieve the best possible results in web projects from conception right through to delivery. Liaising with third party developers to oversee development and documentation. Ensuring all work adheres to current industry best practice. You will need: Working knowledge of both current and emerging front-end technologies, e.g. HTML and CSS, Experience of developing within a CMS, Experience of client-side coding using JavaScript, The ability to turn designs into code. If you have the above experience and are looking for a new and exciting role, please apply straight away- this role wont be around for long! Summary: Web developer B2B digital agency Cambridge Salary dependant on experience 24 October 2014 11:11:27 +0000 User Experience Designer/UX Designer User Experience Designer/UX Designer This is a fantastic opportunity for a highly motivated, ambitious user experience professional to join our well-established, award-winning software client. As a strong advocate for user-centred design, you will be defining and communicating the user experience vision for our client's new and existing products. You'll drive research activities to identify key user needs and requirements, and interpret users' needs into effective and thoughtful design solutions. As the successful candidate, you will have: A strong portfolio of work. The ability to work across multiple platforms (desktop, web, mobile) and quickly learn to work with new ones. The ability to work well with developers, technical authors, and testers in small project teams. An excellent knowledge of user-centred design methods and tools. Strong technical analysis skills with the ability to objectively challenge problems and devise simple design solutions. Excellent communication skills. Any familiarity with web, SQL Server, .NET technologies, and/or agile environments would be advantageous. A competitive salary, bonus and an excellent benefits package are on offer. The benefits include company bonuses, a contributory pension scheme, 25 days' holiday, life assurance, private family healthcare, childcare vouchers, and a discounted gym membership. Help with relocation costs may also be available. 24 October 2014 11:11:27 +0000 Marketing Manager - TV, Online, Digital Media Marketing Manager - Television, TV, Digital Media A leading well renowned Blue Chip organisation are looking for a strong Marketing Manager with strong TV, Online and Digital Media experience to help aid them in some pioneering new initiates that will revolutionise the industry. This exciting new role will be responsible for TV Marketing planning and will lead the team, ensuring the delivery of a highly effective, creative and sustainable business models for this area. This is a fantastic opportunity to contribute significantly to the on-going development of the Digital marketing strategy. To be successful in this role you will have: - TV/Digital Media experience - Marketing Planning experience - Budget experience (£10's of million per month). - Multi-channel, Multi-product experience - Experience working in a fast and entrepreneurial environment - Experience as an inspirational leader with the drive to achieve ambitious and challenging targets. This is a business critical hire with interviews taking place next week. To avoid disappointment please apply immediately. 24 October 2014 06:06:51 +0000 Immediate Start - New Business Account Manager Business Development Manager **Fantastic Opportunity with A Market Leader** Money Orientated? Tenacious? With a Consultative approach? My Client based in the Hertfordshire has a fantastic opportunity for a bright and tenacious sales professional looking to continue their career with a corporate international group. This is a genuine opportunity to take your sales career to another level. With the training, stability and culture my client can provide. The earning potential can genuinely be described as off the chart. Package £26,000 - £30,000 Basic - £36,000 OTE (Realistic + Uncapped) 21 Days Holiday Great Culture with Modern Offices Free Parking Progression Available for the right profile Personal Attributes · Both new business and account management · The role will be office based and will involve telephone calls to understand the customers' requirements and in turn introduce the product range and complete follow up communication. · To maintain the customer database ensuring all key contacts are up to date, so that potential business can be adequately pipelined. · The candidate will have a complete understanding of the product portfolio so they can highlight the specific features and benefits to influence or close any potential business transactions. · Understand and take a proactive approach to competitors' pricing strategy to ensure products remain competitive. · Encourage customers to take samples of product in order to evaluate quality. Required qualities: · Excellent communication skills, both written and oral. · Demonstrate at... 23 October 2014 14:02:52 +0000 Senior.NET Developer At the heart of our department is flexibility; from working with customers to ensure the solutions we deliver fit with business strategy and their requirements, right through to our approach to work life balance for the team. Within the IT Solutions team, developing our own software applications not only sets us apart from many of our competitors but also means through championing innovation, and working within this forward thinking environment, we have the opportunity to work right at the forefront of cutting edge technology, and develop award winning solutions for the business. Sounds good? We think so, and we are looking for a talented developer to join us. If you: Are educated to degree level in a relevant discipline Have sound knowledge & exposure to the complete systems development life cycle (both Agile & Waterfall) Have extensive commercial experience of at least 2 of the following technologies: C# (mandatory), VB.NET, ASP.NET, MVC Have extensive commercial experience working with relational databases (preferably SQL Server) Ideally have a good understanding of: WCF, MVC (v3 onwards), CSS, .NET Frameworks 3.5, 4.0 or 4.5, XML, XSLT, SOLID principles, Service Oriented Architecture, Test Driven Development, SubVersion, NANT, NUnit & Rhino Mocks Can demonstrate creativity to find the right solutions Are able to plan and organise your work to achieve close deadlines Have good communication skills Have strong analytical and problem solving abilities Are able to define and communicate both a high level and detailed view of information on systems We... 23 October 2014 12:12:53 +0000 Web Developer The Aviva Websites team build, enhance and maintain Aviva's customer facing websites and have a vacancy for a web developer. We are looking for an enthusiastic, energetic person who is passionate about all things web and new technology. You'll be exposed to challenges that typically involve translating creative visions into beautiful implementations and to work closely with a highly skilled team to produce the best solutions possible. We want to speak to you if you are interested in working for a leading company, helping to drive forward the development of its websites. You will need to be confident taking design concepts through to delivery and fruition. Candidates require a strong understanding of Django/Python, HTML, CSS, Javascript, Photoshop and Git. Experience with producing accessible and responsive layouts using HTML5/CSS3 will be needed. Salary is flexible depending on experience. Essential Expert and hands on knowledge of Django & Python Expert and hands on knowledge of HTML5 with a passion for semantics Expert in the latest CSS standards Practical experience of working using responsive design techniques Advanced JavaScript skills A good level of understanding of Git Evidenced working knowledge of accessibility and the ability to assess sites against it including working to standards such as WCAG 2 A passion for problem solving Documentation writing skills Task management Excellent communication skills A strong portfolio of sites developed by you demonstrating the breadth of your skills Desirable Photoshop skills Knowledge... 23 October 2014 12:12:53 +0000 Marketing Planning Manager, Television, TV, Digital Media Marketing Planning Manager, Television, TV, Digital Media This is a really exciting opportunity for a Senior Manager in the Marketing Planning arena to work for our industry leading client who has a truly innovative and unique approach to marketing. The role will be responsible for TV Marketing planning and will lead the team, ensuring the delivery of a highly effective, creative and sustainable business model for this area. This is a fantastic opportunity to contribute significantly to the on-going development of the Digital marketing strategy. To be successful in this role you will have extensive experience working in TV/Digital Media Marketing Planning and be used to working with extremely large budgets (£10's of million per month). You will have demonstrable experience of managing multi-channel, multi-product plans within a fast and entrepreneurial environment and be an inspirational leader with the drive to achieve ambitious and challenging targets. This is a business critical hire with interviews taking place so please apply immediately if this sounds like the next role for you. 23 October 2014 10:10:23 +0000 Digital Project Managers Our English Language Teaching (ELT) group is seeking experienced technical project managers to set up develop and manage digital projects. You will be working on world leading educational products used by teachers and learners using English as a foreign language. Working with the Technical Manager and/or Platform Technologies, you will develop detailed specifications using your knowledge of web development and e-learning. You will need experience of multiple CMS systems and HTMl/CSS/Javascript. You will be responsible for planning, co-ordinating and delivering to time and budget the digital products assigned to you. You will provide guidance to publishers and editors in developing specifications. Crucial to this role is the ability to manage the technical responsibilities of multi-disciplinary teams and ensure effective communication throughout the life cycle of the project. The successful candidate will have previous project management experience of digital products, and will be able to demonstrate an innovative approach to product design. Experience of specifying, designing and delivering digital products and monitoring the schedules and budgets associated with this is essential. You will have a strong track record of digital production and a keen interest in education products. Previous experience in publishing is not necessary but would be an advantage. More important are project management skills combined with commercial aptitude and the ability to develop innovative solutions under pressure. Benefits include a generous staff incentive scheme, flexible... 21 October 2014 11:11:43 +0000 Project Manager (Process Design) Project Manager. (Operations, processes). Hertfordshire. £35,000 - £45,000 + Package Keywords: "data analysis" "Process design" Project Manager" "Six Sigma" My International retail client is at the cutting edge of defining and re-defining customer experiences with innovative new ways to shop effectively through new technologies and process solutions. As a result of the constant success of this operations team, they are looking for an analytical and delivery focused Project Manager to help the team define new project opportunities moving forward. As the successful candidate you will be responsible for recognising trends in business and customer data and identifying new business change project opportunities and then define, develop and deliver these projects into the business. The role itself requires someone who has experience of analysing data and/or data trends and suggesting ways that processes ca be improved moving forward to make the business more cost effective. Experience of LEAN or Six Sigma and process re-design will be really beneficial for this type of role. In addition you will have worked on or led projects and have liaised with sponsors and stakeholders on previous projects that you have worked on. You will have experience of managing projects through the full life cycle, from development to deployment through to post implementation. In addition you must be a strong communicator and be able to build relationships with stakeholders and colleagues. You will be able to explore root causes of problems and propose solutions This role is an... 21 October 2014 11:11:43 +0000 Digital Advertising Sales Executive Digital Advertising Sales Executive Media sales is an exciting and fast paced environment, working with strong brands including Welwyn Hatfield Times, Hunts Post, Royston Crow, Herts Advertiser & The Comet this opportunity is selling digital advertising solutions. You will be offering multi-platform solutions such as digital display, mobile websites, loyalty apps, sms texting packages, banners, content marketing, e-newsletters, vouchers and social media. You will need to have a naturally consultative sales approach, putting the client first and creating solutions based on their needs. You will enjoy inspiring customers and introducing advertisers to the possibilities of the digital world, with the creativity to design and deliver bespoke innovative campaigns. The Ideal Candidate Will Have: 1-2 years advertising sales experience Strong face to face B2B background Excellent presentation and pitching skills Confident negotiation and sales communication Passion and knowledge of digital advertising solutions Ability and desire to win new business opportunities With a base in Stevenage you will be working throughout Herts & Cambs so the ability to drive is essential BENEFITS OF WORKING FOR ARCHANT With Archant you would be joining the UK's largest independently-owned regional media business. This is an entry-role that naturally gives candidates the opportunity to progress through our business. We provide excellent training and support to ensure that if you are selected you will be set up to succeed. In return... 21 October 2014 10:10:32 +0000 SEO Specialist Epson is a global imaging and innovation leader that is dedicated to exceeding the vision of customers worldwide through its compact, energy-saving, high-precision technologies. We offer an extensive array of award-winning products across the world ranging from printers and 3LCD projectors for business and the home, to electronic and crystal devices. Are you passionate about consumer products and would love the challenge of ensuring our products reach the highest rankings from external searches? If so, Epson are looking to recruit an SEO Specialist who can increase and maintain the attraction rates of visitors to our websites through the use of search engines such as Google and Bings. Based out of our Headquarters in Hemel Hempstead, you will also have an opportunity to work with a variety of stakeholders across EMEAR on web-related projects, right the way through from structure, to content, to campaigns. Reporting into the Marketing E-Manager you will: Drive natural search traffic to the main site and all Epson online campaigns Provide SEO expertise upon commencement of campaigns providing insight and advice on best practice Control, monitor and influence website user journey and campaign page traffic Develop, scope and deliver the SEO strategy for the main site as well as campaigns and promotional sites Manage and work with the SEO agency to deliver profitable SEO solutions Work collaboratively with the Marketing team to create and pull content from all areas of the business to actively publish on relevant new sites and... 20 October 2014 08:08:37 +0000 Junior Motion Designer This Hertfordshire based small but highly creative agency seeks Junior Motion Designer proficient with Cinema 4D and After Effects to join the studio. You’ll be working on one the agency’s high profile clients producing on screen promotional ads of up to 30 seconds. Joining this friendly and creative environment during a very busy time, you’ll need to be able to hit the ground running and be comfortable working on high profile national clients producing fresh, smart and beautifully crafted work. To be considered you’ll have a good base of commercial experience within a creative environment. Exposure to broadcast would be desirable but not essential. This is for an initial two months but the way things are going there might well be more work available for the right person. The role is urgent so you’ll need to get in touch quick! Send CV and show reel to impress. 13 October 2014 15:03:51 +0000 Social Media Executive CONTACT: Jemma Rudkin - Resourcing Manager JOB TITLE: Social Media Executive LOCATION: Peterborough SALARY & BENEFITS : £16k - £20k WORKING HOURS: Monday - Friday - 09:00 - 17:30 THE ROLE: Graduate Social Media Executive Due to the continued success TheSmartList, we have further extended our product range by offering a Social Media package to our new and existing clients. This is an ideal role for someone looking to enter the recruitment sector. The primary focus will be to support a team of Recruitment Account Managers sourcing relevant candidates and growing our online social media presence. Key Responsibilities For The Role:- Writing informative and entertaining copy for the all social media channels Researching content ideas and staying on top of breaking news that should be shared with our clients and candidates Writing job advertisements and maintaining the database, assisting the team with basic administration tasks Sourcing candidates from all available resources (LinkedIn Recruiter, CV databases, Candidate Management System) Using various sourcing techniques (Boolean etc) Managing the Talent Network to ensure candidates are communicated with and categorised accordingly Supporting the Recruiters in identifying the appropriate recruitment channels for UK vacancies Reviewing and updating key social media channels on a daily basis Analysing and reporting on the key metrics of social media channels to provide insight and recommendations... 07 October 2014 12:12:18 +0000 Account Manager/Senior Account Manager This agency has it all – fantastic big name clients across a mix of sectors, cutting edge creative output, great vision and an excellent team. Fancy joining them? We’re looking for an experienced Account Manager/Senior Account Manager to play a key role in the day-to-day management of a prestigious group of clients. With a proven track record in an agency environment, you’ll be used to working on integrated marketing campaigns and forging exceptional client relationships. Experience will need to span all areas of the marketing mix from advertising to digital and brand collateral. Whilst it's by no means a specialist role, the more digital experience you have, the better; anything from site builds, through digital campaign activity, mobile, social, content creation and beyond. In return, you’ll be working for a class leading agency on instantly recognisable clients, supported by exceptional creative, insight and technical talent. Superb opportunity for any agency account handlers serious about their career – email your CV over for immediate consideration. 07 October 2014 09:09:18 +0000 Account Executive Are you looking for an amazing Account Executive opportunity where you’ll get to work extremely closely with a global brand name on a variety of exciting marketing activity? This phenomenal agency are looking for an Account Executive to join their team where you’ll be working closely with a growing number of exciting clients. If you’re successful in securing the role, you’ll act as a key interface between the agency and the client, liaising on a day-to-day basis on progress across all forms of marketing and advertising activity, to ensure all projects are completed to the highest of standards. You’ll be working closely with the Account Manager ensuring that all the departments are briefed, clients are happy with progress and that the agency team are delivering activity on brief and on time! It could be that you’re a graduate who’s undertaken marketing work placements as part of your studies, or it could be that you’ve got a solid base of marketing experience and hungry for your next challenge and for a role that offers good long term progression opportunities. If so, this role represents the ideal next step in your career and a superb opportunity to work with a major brand on a range of exciting marketing projects. For immediate consideration send your CV today!