The Drum Jobs 24 March 2017 16:04:11 +0000 Senior Lecturer/Course Coordinator: MA Advertising Strategy & Planning Falmouth University is the number one ranked Arts University in the Sunday Times University Guide, the Complete University Guide and The Guardian University league table.  For more than a hundred years we have been on a journey from School of Art to a modern creative innovation hub. Our success in the league tables has been built on a reputation for excellence established over decades. Today, it is our unique approach to Higher Education that sets us apart. By responding to the growth of the creative industries, with a course portfolio that is flexible and aligned to the real world, we have increased our student numbers by more than 30% in two years. Our number one strategic objective to 2020 is to get our graduates great jobs and 97% of our alumni are in work or further study 6 months after they leave us. The MA Advertising Strategy & Planning course is delivered online across two years of study (90 weeks). Delivered through a virtual learning environment, Canvas, this part-time course is designed for early career starters who seek the opportunity to accelerate their career path and performance.  The course aims to deliver a contemporary understanding of the role of advertising within the broader context of marketing and consumer culture.  Please note that applicants must be available to start in post from the beginning of June 2017 to develop the Agency Practice & Management module prior to launch in September.  The position of Course Coordinator carries an additional annual salary addendum of £2,500. The flexibility of remote... 25 March 2017 20:08:20 +0000 Junior .NET Developer. C# or VB.NET. Chippenham Junior .NET Developer/Programmer/Software Engineer - C# or VB.NET Salary: 20-25,000 Location: Chippenham, Wiltshire Junior .NET Developer - Key Skills: - .NET Development experience - C# or VB.NET development experience. - Must have excellent communication skills. - Must be eligible to work in the UK Junior .NET Developer - Nice to have: (Not essential) - Windows Forms - ASP.NET MVC - WebForms - HTML, CSS or JavaScript About the role: The successful Junior .NET Developer/Programmer/Software Engineer will be working in a small team developing our client's flagship website based application. Your role as a Junior .NET Developer/Programmer/Software Engineer will involve: - Development of new versions of our client's flagship product. - Developing enhancements to the current versions of our client's flagship product - Web Service development with WCF and Web API. - System architecture and software design. - User interface and usability design. - Developing maintainable solutions to meet requirements. About the Company: Our client is an international name and a highly successful business employing over 1000 people in the UK. For more information about this Junior .NET Developer/Programmer/Software Engineer role, apply now for an interview. 24 March 2017 19:07:34 +0000 C# Web Developer, up to £35,000, Cirencester C# Web Developer Salary up to £35,000 Cirencester Ambitious, self motivated C# Web Developer needed for Web Development company that deliver high performing, professional websites to businesses across the UK. The business is relatively small but growing quickly which provides a rare opportunity to join at the ground level. As a C# Web Developer this will allow you to work in a flexible environment and really forge the role and responsibilities within the team. Rather than just being a small cog in a big machine, this role will provide an opportunity to gain experience in all aspects of the development process, to get involved in the real business aspects, work on both client and Server Side technology, and keep on top of the latest web trends. The role will initially involve working with our designers to build websites based on our proprietary CMS system, developing bespoke features, managing applications on the MS Azure cloud and building upon our existing processes and methods. Responsibilities Applying website designs to our platform and launching client sites Design and development of new platform features (Front End and Back End) Utilise and refine our use of Azure cloud services and processes Evolve our development processes, improve quality and performance of our platform Help maintain code quality, organisation, and automation of tasks where feasible Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to these problems Research and identify latest technology and methods to drive the business forward Skills C# Web Developer essential skills:... 24 March 2017 07:07:52 +0000 PHP Developer - MVC frameworks, MySQL - Bristol - £20-25k per annum PHP Developer - MVC frameworks, MySQL - Bristol - £20-25k per annum My client, a leading security organisation, are looking for a PHP Developer to join their rapidly growing team in Bristol. This role offers great scope for progression with the opportunity to gain exposure to a range of technologies. The role will involve developing the Back End applications for my clients websites & services, ongoing maintenance of websites and a key role in building new platforms for marketing projects and activities. The successful developer will be r equired to work independently to develop, test and deploy new functionality. They will also get the opportunity to use existing knowledge to help my client develop the online infrastructure and to play a key role in enhancing and improving the platforms. Experience: Experience of developing in PHP & MVC frameworks Strong experience of HTML5, CSS 3.0, JQuery, AJAX and modern web applications Exposure to Test Driven Development (TDD) Knowledge of working with source code management, preferably GIT Excellent communication & customer facing skills Ability to organise own workload and work independently and in a team If you have a passion for developing high quality, user focused software in an extremely talented team, then please apply for a confidential chat. 24 March 2017 07:07:52 +0000 .NET Developer - Mobile Telecommunications - Bristol .NET Developer (C#, WPF, C#.NET, dot NET, .NET 4.5, MVVM, Prism, Continuous Integration, Dependency Injection, Ninject, Spring.NET, IoC, Unity, Castle Windsor, TDD, NUnit, MSTest, Mocking, Moq, RhinoMocks, SQL Server 2016, Agile, Scrum, Kanban, Urgent) Established in the early 1990s and listed on the London Stock Exchange our client is an instantly recognizable brand within the mobile telecommunications arena. They are widely recognized as innovators within the market and were the first company to deliver phone trainers, full length music player downloads, commercial TV and mobile broadband to its customers. They are now looking to extend their brand beyond mobile with the launch of several new products. As such they are looking to recruit 6 .NET Developers to help design and develop the .NET software applications that will be the backbone of this exciting new generation of products and services. .NET Developer applicants should have sound knowledge of .NET, C#, WPF and SQL Server. Our client will provide you with training into: .NET 4.5, MVVM, Prism, continuous integration, dependency injection (Ninject/Spring.NET etc), IoC (Unity/Castle Windsor etc), TDD (NUnit/MSTest etc), Mocking (Moq/RhinoMocks etc), SQL Server 2016 and Agile (Scrum/Kanban). This is a truly exciting opportunity to work on complex enterprise level, Greenfield .NET projects and to develop revolutionary products that will be the envy of the industry. To apply for these positions please send your CV to Richard Gibson at Noir Consulting. Noir Consulting continues to be the UK's premier .NET... 24 March 2017 07:07:47 +0000 ASP.NET Developer ASP.NET Developer - Permanent - Bristol - ASP.NET, MVC, ORM's Azure, Sitecore. Our client are one of the largest independent agencies in the UK. Independent sums us up perfectly; fiercely independent would be even better - Their truly a collaborative agency with a diverse team of creatives, strategists and developers constantly inventing and re-inventing. Relentlessly curious, they work in artificial intelligence, data and content, to deliver winning strategies to the digital native generation. As an ASP.NET Developer at you will need to be up-to-date on the latest trends. You should have strong up-to-date skills in the Microsoft stack, but they also appreciate diverse backgrounds that can provide a broader view on software architecture and development. Many of our clients are long-term relationships; you will need to understand and write code that follows Clean Code and SOLID design principles. First and foremost, you'll be a clear communicator and willing to collaborate closely with all our departments. As well as working as part of a team, you'll also be able to take the initiative when necessary. You will be enthusiastic and enjoy problem solving. You will be keen to keep up with the latest tech and develop your skills. You should have in-depth knowledge of many of the following: Essential Requirements: NET Web API 2 and MVC 5 ORMs - Entity Framework or NHibernate RDBMS schema design Horizontal scaling, stateless web applications Web security Ideal candidates would also have:  Document databases SOA and RESTful services git Gang of... 24 March 2017 07:07:47 +0000 ASP.NET Developer- Swindon- £33k-£38k ASP.NET Developer- Swindon- £33k-£38k My client a global electronics company are looking for a software developer who has a minimum of 3 years experience within the Microsoft stack. The ideal candidate will also have to have experience with developing web applications. The technical skills needed are as follows ASP.NET C# MVC JavaScript jQuery SQL Server This role offers a competitive salary and chance for progression within the business. If you feel you fit the above technical skill set and want to know more please apply and I will be in contact with further details. 24 March 2017 07:07:47 +0000 ASP.NET Developer ASP.NET Developer - ASP.NET, MVC, Entity, SQL, C#, Javascript, CSS, HTML - Somerset - Salary Upto £45k The primary development focuses are cutting-edge .net solutions carefully designed to support our core business. We will challenge you on a daily basis to take an active role in the direction of our software. Our main technology focus is on .NET solutions with multi-tiered architecture, MVC 5 presentation layers with Razor Views, JQuery, HTML5 and CSS3, as well as supporting console and service applications. Behind the scenes our applications sit on SQL Server data sources, utilising a combination of Entity Framework, and SQL Stored Procedures with ADO.NET. We want nothing to hold you back, so you will be developing in a professional environment using Visual Studio Team System, Test Driven Development and other contemporary technologies. You will be encouraged to assist team members and mentor junior developers in modern development techniques. The .NET Software Developer will need to demonstrate expertise in some or all of the below: Extensive SQL Server experience Extensive Entity Framework experience Extensive ASP.NET MVC experience C# Web API JavaScript & JQuery, Ajax & JSON XHMTL/HTML5 & CSS2/3 Use of Visual Studio 2013 or above. Working knowledge of IIS 7 and above Source Control (SVN/TFS) Database design and performance analysis Extensive commercial experience in .NET application development Problem solving and debugging code Great communication skills A real passion for delivering great products Team working skills and... 24 March 2017 07:07:47 +0000 C#.NET Developer - VB6, SQL, SOA, Winforms, Entity Framework C#.NET Developer - VB6, SQL, SOA, Winforms, Entity Framework Excllent experience using Microsoft technologies. Essential skills include: C# Visual Basic (.Net/VB6) SQL Server/Transact SQL Entity Framework WinForms Service Orientated Architecture Additional desirable skills should include: Desirable: MVP Windows Communication Foundation Unit Testing The opportunity: We are working with an excellent client who are seeking experienced desktop developers with strong Microsoft skills, covering a range of products, to assist in the redevelopment and maintenance of existing internal systems together with design and development of new solutions. Candidates should be able to work following AGILE development principles within a small SCRUM team over a range of varied projects and technologies. Good knowledge of application design and relational databases is essential together with an aptitude to learn new skills. The role will require candidates to learn quickly from the outset in a busy development environment. They will be able to develop not only their technical skills, but also their career in an exciting and often challenging environment. Furthermore, whilst we recognize and value academic and technical qualifications, we are more interested in your relevant technical expertise in the above areas. Please get in touch for more information about this opportunity and client. 24 March 2017 07:07:41 +0000 .Net Developer, Swindon, up to £40k .Net Developer, Swindon, up to £40k + Benefits My client who are a leading provider of solutions within the automotive industry are seeking a number of .NET developers to join their country based offices in Swindon. We are seeking a number .NET developers (ideally with MVC) to join their ever growing team. This role will involving supporting and developing new features for the clients software solutions for their internal teams and customers. You will be using MVC to creative new projects and C# ASP.NET to support older ones. You will ne asked to estimate timescales for tasks and projects, working within coding standards and practives, attend occasional internal meetings to plan developments, suggest new technoologies to the team and development managers and also recommend any developments needed and finally take ownership of products and ensure a high level of quality from start to finish. Skills required: - C# - ASP.NET - MVC would be ideal - Webforms - Linq - XML In return you will be rewarded with a competitive salary, benefits and an excellent working environment. If you feel you have the relevant skills and experience please do not hesitate to pop your CV across. 23 March 2017 19:07:19 +0000 Account Manager Account Manager required to manage all assigned work requirements for the account team's clients, coordinating internally and externally, and to deliver to these work requirements as internal/external projects. Key Responsibilities: Manage the financial control of clients within your portfolio, ensuring the necessary paperwork has been raised within required timescales and is kept up to date: Maintain all client job folders to include all related job information including briefs and correspondence Liaise with internal teams to deliver the services required to complete projects Liaison with third parties for provision of any agreed services (eg: data file provision) for internal teams to meet their briefed requirements Take responsibility for the issue and circulation of regular project updates: Ensure that all administrative support is kept up to date at all times, all systems are used as listed and in accordance with any regulatory measures the business adheres to. Provide advice of project completion or output delivery, to client or third parties Communicate effectively with the client to obtain necessary approvals for all work undertaken, including timing plans as stated in project plans, schedules and costings. Identify, escalate and confirm any decisions that need to be taken in the delivery of a project - ensuring that such requirements and decisions are confirmed in writing and held as record. Experience: Minimum 3 Years' Account Handling experience Solid experience of managing major projects Sound experience of working with... 22 March 2017 18:06:52 +0000 .Net Developer - C# .NET Developer - C#; Stroud, Gloucestershire £40-50k + Benefits Experienced Programmer/Developer/Software Engineer with proven Windows software development skills using .NET & C# or VB.NET sought by an established & successful software house who are expanding their development team to meet customer demand for new products. The .NET Developer role covers the whole SDLC, offers lots of autonomy and will focus on designing, developing & delivering further improvements to the software product range. You will also be heavily involved in the company's on-going migration to .NET from VB6 and therefore previous Visual Basic skills are an advantage. Any C++ knowledge is also very useful. The .NET Developer will also assist other colleagues/Developers & take a technical lead role in the more challenging development projects. This is a friendly company, offering lots of autonomy & a flexible approach; great opportunity to play a key part in the company's progression and to really utilise your own ideas & knowledge. Salary £40,000-50,000 + benefits including pension & holiday. Based from spacious offices in central Stroud, within easy reach of the rail & bus stations plus A419, A417, A46, M5 etc for a commute from Cirencester, Gloucester, Cheltenham, Tewkesbury or Swindon in Wiltshire etc. Interested? Please apply ASAP with your CV and I will endeavour to respond within 3 working days. NB MG Talent Network is an employment agency and your details will not be passed to any of our clients without your prior... 22 March 2017 18:06:51 +0000 Account Manager Account Manager/Bristol/£25,000 - £35,000 My client, an award winning Digital Agency, based in the heart of Bristol currently have an urgent requirement for an Account Manager to join their Client Services team. The ideal candidate will come from a Digital Media background and will have experience managing multiple client accounts. Responsibilities: Manage and develop client accounts, whilst keeping within project timelines Manage and develop relationships with clients, in order to maintain business Provide guidance and support to more junior members of the team Essential experience: Minimum of 4 years' experience within a Digital Media environment Confident managing client accounts Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal Able to work effectively under pressure Strong attention to detail Educated to degree level If you fit the above criteria please email (see below) or call. 18 March 2017 06:06:23 +0000 Web Administrator & Digital Copywriter This company is looking for another person to join their small yet busy marketing team to assist with managing and running their successful ecommerce websites. This role will include updating product images & copy on the site, taking into consideration web analytics to create keyword rich SEO copy, as well as managing the product portfolio online. Working alongside their external SEO and PPC agency to drive the success of the website you will be expected to optimise the website to achieve their business strategy and plans. As well as these key tasks you will help their customers with website queries and be the first port of call for account customers who wish to have their online accounts activated. The role requires a person with previous experience of SEO, web analytics and copy writing skills who can write benefit focused, keyword rich copy that strengthens their current organic rankings. There will be opportunities within the department to develop further skills across the marketing mix for the right candidate. They are looking for someone that wishes to take their career to the next stage and prove their competence in running a successful e-commerce website. The role is varied and offers opportunities to develop skills to the next level. You will have autonomy to help drive the strategy and work towards their business goals and objectives, as well as being involved with projects to update the website and the e-marketing mix. The successful candidate will have the ability to use their initiative, work autonomously as well as with the team, and want to drive sales... 16 March 2017 15:03:10 +0000 Account Manager (Southern UK) POSITION: The Account Manager is responsible for selling our Software, Hardware and Services, and reports to the Business Development Manager. It will be the Account Manager's role to ensure that all agreed sales targets are met, or exceeded, in their allocated region. For this vacancy the region is Southern UK. The Account Manager will generate new business through direct selling to leads (both provided and sourced), cold calling, conducting sales campaigns and networking with contacts in the industry. JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: Maintain an in-depth knowledge of the Company's product portfolio and awareness of competitor products. Maintaining an awareness of industry trends. Learn, adopt and adhere to the company sales guidelines and standard operating procedures (SOPs). This includes maintaining and developing the Company's CRM database in accordance with company standards and developing accurate, high quality and professional sales documentation and correspondence templates. Assist with devising and implementing lead generation activities, as required. Qualify, develop and manage a lead through to sales conversion, whether sourced or provided by Companies. Respond to and follow up all sales enquiries using appropriate methods as per the SOP. Develop and maintain a sales pipeline of sufficient size to achieve agreed sales targets. Ensure all monthly sales targets (KPIs) set by management and agreed on in advance are met or exceeded. This will necessitate some or all of the following activities: Identifying the needs and wants of a potential... 13 March 2017 11:11:39 +0000 SEO Manager The Senior SEO Manager role is responsible for coordinating and implementing SEO and SMO strategies for our clients. You will need to define requirements, tasks and resources connected to SEO strategy and manage implementation. You will also lead holistic SEO strategies that include technical optimisation, content development and outreach while incorporating wider website and media opportunities. As a Senior SEO Manager, you will be expected to identify opportunities for business growth and recommendations. You will need to keep clients’ accounts running smoothly by utilising and managing company resources to pre-empt client requirements, deliver successful projects for clients, maintain a profitable service and ‘go the extra mile’ in representing the agency. Key responsibilities include:- - Define and shape the role of SEO within the business - Create an annual roadmap with key milestones and KPIs - Define and deliver SEO and SEM strategy for key clients - Set budgets to ensure delivery of ROI - Analyse and report on website performance for defined brands - Ensure tracking is implemented consistently across the board - Collaborate with website development and PPC marketing teams to help optimise the online customer journey - Introduce new tools and tactics to support achieving defined KPIs Essential Requirements:- - Minimum 3-4 years' experience in SEO and SEM marketing - Demonstrable experience of strategic and hands-on SEO experience, covering content, on-site, outreach and tactical SEO strategies - Strong technical SEO experience (meta tags,... 27 February 2017 10:10:30 +0000 E Commerce Product Content Executive We are looking for an organised and enthusiastic individual to manage the listing of Extended Range products on, to be based in our offices in Kemble, near Malmesbury. On a daily basis the role will require a high level of attention to detail, an understanding of brand guidelines combined with an awareness of SEO and managing large quantities of data in MS Excel. The individual will work closely with the Extended Range team, product content colleagues and other departments where required to do so in order to meet promotional and seasonal deadlines in a timely manner. Supporting other areas within the Ecommerce product content team when required will also be vital to this role. Key Responsibilities include:- Ensuring Extended Range products are listed in a timely manner Entering product copy and uploading and approving images for Extended Range brands Ensuring copy conforms to Cotswold Outdoor brand standards and Company expectations Supporting the ecommerce team with ad hoc tasks Using excel to organise and process large sets of product copy, using formulas and VBA macros You will have:- An understanding of SEO An understanding of what motivates a customer to buy online and the role the product detail page plays in the purchase decision Experience using a Content Management System Confident in using Excel A high level of attention to detail Good organisational skills   Please apply with your cv and covering letter outlining your relevant experience and salary expectations by clicking the apply button below.