The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 24 July 2014 17:05:35 +0000 Digital Designer- Digital Creative, CS5, HTML5, CSS http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75630/Digital%2520Designer-%2520Digital%2520Creative%2C%2520CS5%2C%2520HTML5%2C.html Digital Designer- Digital Creative, CS5, HTML5, CSS Digital Designer required to join Salmon. This key role requires a creative, experienced digital designer with a breadth of agency experience, who thrives in a fast-paced environment. As our Digital Designer, you will be responsible for leading the development and management of all visual content for clients' websites, delivering engaging, digital experiences for customers that are reflective of the brand. The successful candidate will be responsible for: Producing creative visual designs, often adhering to strict brand guidelines Supporting existing projects, providing guidance and visual designs for business as usual content changes Acting as brand guardian' as part of a project team. Leading the design,producing concept design through to pixel perfect page design. Presenting concepts/designs to external clients and internal project teams. Working closely with Front End developer(s) and user experience consultant(s) to ensure any creative produced is fit for purpose Developing of brand's digital Corporate Identity guidelines, using existing CI guidelines as a baseline Working with the Digital Production Manager to ensure client requirements can be delivered to agreed specifications and timescales Working as part of a cross functional team to deliver on-site elements of large scale integrated marketing campaigns EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS At least 3 years' proven experience of producing digital creative in an agency environment Fully proficient in CS5 and up (Photoshop, Illustrator,... 24 July 2014 12:12:43 +0000 Senior PHP Web Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75591/Senior%2520PHP%2520Web%2520Developer%2520.html Our WiFi business is currently going through a huge amount of expansion and the Web services team are looking for an all-round Senior PHP Web Developer that can do front end and back end development as well as well as testing. The Senior PHP Web Developer role will suit someone who likes to play with technology, as well as mentoring and leading junior developers. Arqiva is the company that provides the UK's critical communications infrastructure for television, radio, satellite and wireless communications, as well as a host of media services. We are also the UK's largest, independent WiFi provider. A specialist in wireless internet and WiFi for businesses. Key Responsibilities: -Responsible for the development and enhancement of our applications and platforms -Responsible testing of application functions and web pages. -Responsible for the development and testing of backend APIs and services. -Responsible for the mentoring and coaching junior developers. -Participate in software and system performance analysis and tuning, service capacity planning and demand forecasting -Work collaboratively as part of the wider technical team to ensure interoperability with other developments and to provide assistance where needed by others in the team. Experience Required: -Expertise in Object Oriented PHP -Expertise with MVC frameworks -Expertise in HTML, CSS & JavaScript. -Experienced in MySQL Administration and Schema design -Experienced in responsive UI design and templating -Knowledge of NoSQL databases desirable -Strong analytical and troubleshooting... 23 July 2014 18:06:05 +0000 User Experience Consultant http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75545/User%2520Experience%2520Consultant.html User Experience Consultant User Experience Designer required for our eCommerce/Customer Experience team.  You will be working as part of an integrated client/Salmon team in a highly interactive environment.  You will be a key part of the team and expected to take the initiative in ensuring the business needs of our client are fully understood and met by the proposed solution.  This is a practical role requiring someone of excellent technical ability looking to make their mark in a diverse and expanding team. The successful candidate will need to: Produce scenarios, process flows, information architecture diagrams, wireframes, and other artifacts required to develop and evolve user experience designs Communicate, defend, and build consensus around the desired interaction design direction Understand how to utilise customer and user research to drive design decisions Work closely with stakeholders, fellow designers, program managers, and developers Clearly and persuasively communicate and present design concepts and solutions EXPERIENCE REQUIRED Essential Qualified candidates should have at least 2-3 years of UX experience Solid information, interaction, and visual design skills. Expertise creating a variety of interaction design documents including user scenarios, task flows, conceptual models, competitor analysis, heuristic analysis, and annotated wireframes Experience of providing usability guidance on transactional websites. Ability to work on several projects at any one time and autonomously manage own workload... 23 July 2014 10:10:42 +0000 Product Manager - Online - E-commerce - Retail - £40k http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75485/Product%2520Manager%2520-%2520Online%2520-%2520E-commerce%2520-%2520Retail%2520-.html Salary/Package: Up to 55k depending on level and experience + great benefits! Company This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading online retailer based in their stunning head offices based in Hatfield. My client is seeking a Product Manager that combines data, logic and creativity to improve the customer experience and develop commercially-savvy innovations on the website and mobile apps Essential Criteria eCommerce Product Management experience Passion for improving customer experience Experience working with Creative and Technical teams Retail or Consumer Goods experience (preferred) A/B or multivariate testing and Google Analytics experience Ability to articulate ideas and directions both verbally and visually Can-do, positive attitude, willing to direct and innovate our E-commerce site Responsibilities Break down complex problems into achievable steps for product development Build quick business cases for new ideas Develop and own a testing plan, working with user experience and development teams to get new tests live Gather requirements and spec out projects, leaving nothing to interpretation Ensure all projects are built to customer friendly and commercially savvy spec and launch as planned Continual testing of ideas and improvements with customers to enable prioritisation of development and improvement Constantly analysing data to identify outcomes and improvements Be responsible for every step of the user journey for specific product launches Work across the business to ensure that time-smart solutions can be found... 23 July 2014 07:07:15 +0000 Media Sales Advisor http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75474/Media%2520Sales%2520Advisor.html Media Sales Advisors £16,500 - £18,000 Bury St Edmunds Johnston Press is one of the UK's largest media publishers covering print, online and mobile. Our portfolio encompasses 13 daily, 154 weekly paid-for and 37 weekly free newspapers, monthly lifestyle magazines, e-commerce and mobile websites, and 31 tablet and Smartphone apps. Currently we are seeking to build a team of Media Sales Advisors. The role will comprise of: • driving telephone sales • managing customer experience • advising our clients of the optimum way to advertise and grow their business You will receive full training from the start; you must be motivated to work in a proactive sales environment. If you have: • telephone sales experience • strong communication skills • a competitive attitude then you will be an ideal candidate for this role. We are always looking for top talent, if this role is not where you are right now please still send us your CV and details to be considered for other opportunities. If this sounds like you or someone that you know ,then please email us: for more details. 21 July 2014 15:03:23 +0000 Digital Service Lead - CTC - Norwich, East Anglia http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75397/Digital%2520Service%2520Lead%2520-%2520CTC%2520-%2520Norwich%2C%2520East%2520Anglia.html Digital Services Lead - CTC required for a Government client based Norwich, East Anglia. Main Duties and Responsibilities: Provide hands on support to the technical architect in the design of operational digital services; Provide hands-on technical capability in the development, operation and ongoing improvement of a complex, transformational digital service serving millions of users; Develop a deep understanding of the department s digital service user needs and ensure that new technology is built to support them; Provide technical hands on guidance and advice for production of quality code; Understand and manage system quality with regards to simplicity, usability, availability, security and fraud avoidance; Work with external suppliers to ensure that their system architectures are robust, scalable, open and secure, with appropriate overall system design and integration points/APIs, to deliver a high quality user experience. CAPABILITIES Well developed analytical, organisational and problem solving skills. Uses information to ensure the evidence base for the clients strategy and work is open to critical challenge and inspires the confidence of stakeholders Outstanding stakeholder management skills, including the ability to engage and influence in complex customer and supplier environments An excellent communicator, with consultative selling skills and the gravitas to build credible peer relationships with decision makers Strong numeracy skills with the ability to confidently handle numbers and/or undertake complex statistical analysis Proven Project... 20 July 2014 10:10:16 +0000 Senior.NET Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75349/Senior.NET%2520Developer.html 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... 18 July 2014 18:06:52 +0000 User Experience Designer/UX Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75328/User%2520Experience%2520Designer%2FUX%2520Designer.html 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. 15 July 2014 17:05:48 +0000 Digital Project Managers http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/75002/Digital%2520Project%2520Managers.html Our English Language Teaching group is seeking experienced Digital Project Managers to set up, develop and manage digital projects across all ELT lists. 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. Our offices are based in Cambridge, ten minutes from the train station. 14 July 2014 17:05:10 +0000 Digital Marketing / Conversion Analyst Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/74940/Digital%2520Marketing%2520%2F%2520Conversion%2520Analyst%2520Executive.html PMS International Group Plc International House Cricketers Way Basildon Essex SS13 1ST Job Title Digital Marketing Executive Salary Dependent on experience Company PMS International Group Plc Job Type Full time Location Basildon, Essex Post Date 14th July 2014 Digital Marketing / Conversion Analyst Executive A fantastic opportunity for a driven Digital Marketing professional has arisen within our B2B/E Commerce team. We are looking to recruit a Digital Marketing Executive to drive and execute online marketing strategies and campaigns to increase ecommerce sales, transform the web presence, drive traffic to the B2B sites and enhance brand awareness. Introduction PMS International Group Plc is a high volume importer of a wide range of consumer goods from China which are distributed to its customers in the UK and Europe. The Company's wide product range includes toys, housewares, giftware, stationery, novelties, electrical gadgets, Christmas decorations, dinnerware and a camping range. The Company is also the largest supplier of licensed plush toys to the amusement and leisure industry. The Group has more recently implemented a B2B website for all companies within the Group and now requires a B2B Manager to drive growth. The Digital Marketing Executive will primarily be responsible for (but not limited to): Managing the optimisation of B2B user experience Email marketing and online PR campaigns Paid search and affiliate marketing - PPC Devising and implementing programmes to generate awareness of B2B sites amongst existing customers Devising and... 14 July 2014 16:04:12 +0000 Technical Architect Mobile Devices | Technical Design Authority http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/74926/Technical%2520Architect%2520Mobile%2520Devices%2520%7C%2520Technical.html Technical Architect Mobile Devices | Technical Design Authority | Smartphone | Tablet | 2G | 3G | 4G Your Challenge: Are you a thought leader and innovator with a great understanding of mobile / smart phone technology devices? Do you have a passion for understanding the likely future trends and innovations within the Technical Devices industry? You'll be the Technical Architect (Mobile Devices) supporting the Airwave proposed technical solution and input directly into the Airwave technical submissions into the UK Home Office as part of our Emergency Services Mobile Communication Programme (ESMCP) bid. As the Technical Architect you'll need to have a detailed knowledge of mobile devices hardware and associated software design delivered into both the commercial and private sector. In particular, knowledge of 2G/3G/4G Smartphone and cellular modem technology together with associated accessories. Your Role: As the Technical Architect (Mobile Devices) working within the Airwave CTO directorate you will directly interface with all relevant technology architects and designers. In addition, as part of the wider Airwave bid team, you will interface directly with service design, finance and bid management teams within the context of ESMCP. You will define and agree with peers relevant component device technology solutions within the context of an overall bid winning end to end solution. Your role as Technical Architect will be to provide the best technical and cost conscious device component solutions that fit within the overall Airwave Emergency Services submission....