The Drum Jobs 30 July 2014 15:03:32 +0000 .Net Developer (1-2 years exp+) We are looking for a dynamic developer to join our busy development team. Ideally you will have 1-2 years experience of .NET Development and SQL server. You should obviously also know your way around Visual Studio. We would consider VB or C# and you should also have experience of ASP.NET. Any experience of Web/HTML5/CSS3/JS/JQuery would be a bonus Although this is a developer role, we would consider increasing our salary expectations for a Senior Developer as well. We are only looking for local people, only apply if you live in Essex/Suffolk etc. NO AGENCIES 30 July 2014 14:02:20 +0000 User Experience Consultant 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... 30 July 2014 14:02:20 +0000 Account Executive A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an Account Executive to join the packaging division of one of the leading retail companies in the UK. This role will focus on facilitating the day-to-day running of a client account and to manage internal communication between the key teams within the packaging department. This candidate will have strong administrative and organisational skills, great attention to detail and the ability to multi-task. Fantastic communication and interpersonal skills are a must and proficiency in all Microsoft packages are essential. If you are interested in this position and feel you have the suitable experience, please send CV across to the details provided. 30 July 2014 12:12:59 +0000 Infosec Engineer - System Design Background Due to growth within Information Security my client are currently looking to recruit an Infosec Engineer with a background or experience of working within a system design environment. You will be accountable for the development and delivery of Information Security Risk Analysis and Risk Treatment. Involvement in entire systems engineering lifecycle of delivered systems including specification of security requirements, development of security architecture, reviewing design and implementation, specification of verification requirement and review of verification outputs. Also you are required to have to strong knowledge of the application HMG and MOD Infosec Policy and guidance. 30 July 2014 09:09:59 +0000 Digital Marketing Manager | Ecommerce | Hertfordshire An all-round Digital Marketing Manager is needed in Hertfordshire close to London and requires somebody to help develop their E-commerce division which is growing exponentially within the retail arena. Quick Summary of requirements Able to manage a department while working in a hands-on marketing role. To be proactive and innovative, responsible for planning and reporting all online marketing activity. To have strong technical and analytical skills Project management and digital marketing expertise Excellent communication skills and the ability to maintain close working relationships with all internal and external contacts. Strong numerical and literacy skills and proficient in Word/Excel You will be responsible for ensuring timely communication to the business and reporting on performance analysis and key metrics. Experience with HTML, CSS and Photoshop. Experience in: Email, Affiliates, SEO, PPC, Display, Google Analytics You should be commercially minded with a good understanding of current multi-channel and E-commerce marketing Degree Educated or Marketing Qualifications (IDM, CIS) Salary up to £45,000 + Benefits 30 July 2014 09:09:42 +0000 General Manager / Operations Manager: PR/Marketing General Manager / Operations Manager - PR & Marketing PR & Marketing Agency Cambridgeshire 45,000 - 65,000 DOE - plus car allowance, bonus, pension Fantastic senior level opportunity within a specialist PR and Marketing agency in Cambridgeshire! Im recruiting for an exceptionally rare opportunity within a fantastic PR & Marketing agency based in Cambridgeshire, the agency are looking for a General Manager / Operations Manager join their award winning b2b PR team. The agency are part of a global communications group and are looking for an experienced candidate to help them to build and grow the business, you will have an excellent support structure around you to enable you to successfully develop into the role. Responsibilities will include senior level client management, team management, training and recruitment and new business development. The successful candidate will be: An experienced senior level manager with a strong commercial focus Experienced within a PR or marketing environment - in house or agency Commercially astute A strong leader This really is a fantastic opportunity to join a thriving agency with some brilliant growth plans and to head up an extremely successful PR team. This role is senior within the business and would suit a candidate who is working at Account Director, Operations Manager, Associate Director, Client Services Director, Group Account Director level within a PR or marketing agency or who is heading up an in house PR team working as Head of PR or PR Manager. The agency is located in Cambridgeshire and is easily commutable from... 29 July 2014 15:03:20 +0000 PR & Marketing Manager PR & Marketing Manager Marketing Agency Bedfordshire 30,000 - 35,000 Fantastic PR Manager opportunity working in house PR for a brilliant marketing agency! Im recruiting for a fantastic PR & Marketing Manager role with an award winning marketing agency based in Bedfordshire. The agency work with some fantastic brands and do a great job for their clients but they want someone to come on board to shout about what they do and focus on building their brand within the market. Key Responsibilities: - Strategy development - Developing and maintaining strong media relationships - Copywriting features, press releases, case studies - Award entries - Social media strategy and day to day management My client are looking for a strong PR candidate who has experience within an agency environment (or agency and in-house). You will need to be a strategic PR professional who has a good nose for a story, excellent writing skills and bags of enthusiasm! This role would suit a PR Account Manager or Account Director, PR Manager, Marketing Manager or Communications Manager who really wants to develop their career. This is a fantastic opportunity, definitely not one to be missed! The agency are based in Bedfordshire and are easily commutable from Milton Keynes, Oxford, Woburn, Northampton, Luton, Aylesbury, Banbury, High Wycombe, Bedford (Warwickshire, Oxfordshire, Bedfordshire) If you have the relevant skills and experience please apply online in the first instance! Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering Clientside, Account Handling, PR and Executive. We also... 28 July 2014 17:05:48 +0000 Head of Marketing - Digital & Multichannel Strategy I have an excellent opportunity for a Head of Marketing to work for a large blue chip organisation based in Hertfordshire. Head of Marketing - Digital & Multichannel Strategy Start Date: ASAP Contract Length: 6 months Location: Hertfordshire Rate: £Negotiable Key Competencies: *Skilled at defining a marketing vision and mobilising others in the design and delivery of solutions, structures and ways of working that deliver to this and translate vision and strategy into reality *Strong functional experience as a digital marketing professional across the full channel mix - email, PPC, SEO, affiliates, social media, analytics & tracking measurement, display advertising. Candidates should have solid experience of creating and evaluating annual marketing plans across all digital competencies using agencies and operational teams to execute where appropriate *Highly influential in championing digital marketing projects, initiatives and change programmes with leadership teams and other senior stakeholders across multiple functions *Experience of delivering new/enhanced digital marketing capabilities to consumers using solid test and learn methodologies and driving continuous improvement and innovation *Commercially savvy and highly customer focused, with a passion for all things digital and a desire to keep up to date with the latest thinking and trends *Insight generation - experience in using data to create insights for the business to benefit our customers *The successful candidate will have a tenacious 'can-do, will-do' mentality. Whilst being personally robust... 28 July 2014 13:01:08 +0000 Senior Channel Marketing Manager/Retail Store Design Senior Channel Marketing Manager/Retail Store Design Manager Major household name in the telecoms industry is recruiting for a Senior Store Design manager with responsibility for a small team comprising of a merchandise specialist, CAD designer, CAD planner and visual merchandiser to work on a number of projects to include store refits/refresh across over 500 stores and small new store opening projects. KEY SKILLS REQUIRED: Stakeholder Management Experience within retail teams/shop fit channel Problem solving ability/budget management Strong presentation skills - presenting to director level Excellent influencing and negotiation skills Able to react quickly to problems/issues and resolve effectively Experience in a fast paced retail environment Appreciation of CAD design/able to understand technical drawings DESIRABLE: Telecoms experience Marketing experience DUTIES: As second in command to the Head of Channel Marketing you will be driving through project based store refresh/refitting to an aggressive schedule, managing a budget of up to 5 Million, raising and managing PO's you must be numerical and frugal with a proven track record of delivery, ability to understand technical designs and CAD. Previous retail experience is a must, as is the ability to problem solve on a large scale. Please send CV for quick response. Hy-phen Limited is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer. 28 July 2014 10:10:28 +0000 Digital Marketing / Conversion Analyst Executive 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... 27 July 2014 08:08:08 +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... 27 July 2014 07:07:01 +0000 IT Account Manager Our client based in Peterborough is seeking an experienced IT Account Manager to join them on a permanent basis. You will be responsible for account managing smaller businesses, making outbound calls to your accounts, maximising on sales opportunities, recommending IT solutions and converting to sales. To be considered for this role you will have previous IT Sales experience and will have excellent influencing and negotiation skills. You will arrange product and service trials and will provide a high quality customer service to your account base. 25 July 2014 18:06:55 +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. 25 July 2014 17:05:39 +0000 Copywriter Copywriter, Full Service Agency, Cambridge, 28,000 - 35,000, Permanent Exciting opportunity to work for a leading agency in Cambridge who are in need of a Copywriter to help them create exceptional digital communications for their multinational business brands. They are looking for a big thinker, who can create digital campaign ideas, writing catchy content across different digital media - emails, videos, website etc. This agency has won numerous awards and has a great reputation in the industry for delivering digital work. They need a Copywriter that has experience working within agencies and a portfolio bursting with creativity and exciting copy. If you think this sounds like you and youd like to know more, please send through your CV and samples. Copywriter, Full Service Agency, Cambridge, 28,000 - 35,000, Permanent Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering Clientside, Account Handling, PR and Executive. We also have a specialist Creative Recruitment team. We offer unrivalled opportunities across all specialisms and industry sectors, presenting you with only the best marketing jobs. Although we try to respond to all applications, the high number we receive means this isn`t always possible. If you have not heard from us within 72 hours, please assume that your application has not been successful. For more information, visit and we`ll make sure we do our best to find you the perfect marketing role. 25 July 2014 07:07:57 +0000 Web Developer Our client based North of Peterborough is looking to recruit a Web Developer on a fulltime permanent basis to join an existing team but this is a brand new position created due to an increase in workload. This role will involve the development and support tasks from the development cycle from specification and planning, database structure and code building through testing and deployment. To be considered for this role you MUST have .NET coding skills though it would be expected they would have a range of complementary skills such as MS SQL / XHTML / CSS / IIS / MySQL / JQuery / Ajax. This is a great opportunity to join a successful and well-established business based North of Peterborough. 24 July 2014 12:12:43 +0000 Senior PHP Web Developer 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 07:07:15 +0000 Media Sales Advisor 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.