The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 03 December 2014 09:09:39 +0000 Creative Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82933/Creative%2520Designer.html Creative Designer - Design and Innovation Agency - Convenient Central Bristol Location - Salary dependent on experience We're looking for an experienced Creative Product & Packaging Designer to join this award winning agency. You'll have a top level degree and several years experience working in a design consultancy or similar creative product/packaging development environment. The job: As Creative Designer your duties will include; - Brand translation and creation of visual language - Ideation/creative idea generation - Sketching and visualisation - Brief assimilation/proposal writing - Project leadership/planning - resources, milestones, time planning - Client relationship building You will need to have: - Brand interpretation - Creative concept generation and visualisation skills - 3D CAD skills - Knowledge of consumer products and FMCG - The ability to work quickly and to deadlines on multiple projects - Managing project budgets and timescales - Project management and client facing skills This is an exciting opportunity for a talented creative designer to join a passionate team, so if you meet the requirements above don't hesitate to apply! Don't forget to include your portfolio or url link. Summary: Creative Designer Design and Innovation Agency Central Bristol Salary DOE 20 December 2014 12:12:46 +0000 .NET Developer. C#, Win Forms. £35-40k. Chippenham http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/83825/.NET%2520Developer.%2520C%23%2C%2520Win%2520Forms.%2520%C2%A335-40k..html .NET Developer/Programmer/Software Engineer, C#, £35-40,000 plus benefits, Chippenham, Wiltshire. Key Skills: -.NET Development experience - Good C# development experience. - WinForms development experience. - Must have excellent communication skills. - Must be based or willing to work within easy commute of Chippenham, Wiltshire. - Must be eligible to work in the UK Nice to have (Optional): - VB.NET experience - ASP.NET, MVC and WebForms. - Web service development with WCF and Web API. About the role: The successful .NET Developer/Programmer/Software Engineer ( C#, MVC, WinForms, VB.NET, ASP.NET ) will be working in a small team developing our client's flagship website based application. This .NET Developer/Programmer/Software Engineer ( C#, MVC, WinForms, VB.NET, ASP.NET ) role 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 .NET Developer/Programmer/Software Engineer ( C#, MVC, WinForms, VB.NET, ASP.NET ) role please submit your CV as a word document. 20 December 2014 12:12:46 +0000 PHP Developer. MySQL, Data API's. £40-50,000. Bristol http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/83826/PHP%2520Developer.%2520MySQL%2C%2520Data%2520API%27s.%2520%C2%A340-50%2C000..html PHP Developer/Programmer/Software Engineer, MySQL, HTML, CSS, £40-50,000 (dependent on experience), Bristol. Our client is seeking an accomplished full stack PHP developer with good skills in data management and manipulation to work on a highly available large scale site. Key Skills: - Strong PHP development experience. - Some MySQL Management and Data Manipulation of Large Data Sets experience. - Some experience of HTML5 and CSS responsive styling. - Experience working with data API's in XML and JSON. - Management and optimisation of LAMP stack Servers. - Experience working with GIT repositories. - Must have excellent English communication skills. - Must be eligible to work in the UK. Nice to Have (optional): - Experience with Symfony. - Experience with Lucence SOLR. - Experience with Performance Analysis of large data imports. About the role: The successful PHP Developer/Programmer/Software Engineer ( MySQL, Data API's, HTML5, CSS, LAMP Stacks, Symfony, GIT ) will be part of a small team in Bristol, responsible for the following; - Backend application development. - Working with large scale data API's in XML and JSON. - Bug tracking and version control. - Management and optimisation of LAMP stack Servers. About the Company: Our client is one of Europe's market leading online businesses. To find our more about this business and this PHP Developer/Programmer/Software Engineer ( MySQL, Data API's, HTML5, CSS, LAMP Stacks, Symfony, GIT ) please submit your CV as a word document. 19 December 2014 07:07:14 +0000 Telesales Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/83747/Telesales%2520Account%2520Manager.html Telesales Account Manager £15-17k An exciting opportunity to join an industry leader, renowned in the market place for innovation and quality. This fast paced role working in a contact centre environment provides an excellent opportunity to excel your career in sales in a business to business environment and develop within a true market leading company. You will be part of a team that works as a finance broker, facilitating motor finance for customers, by working with finance houses and HPI motor traders. With supportive line managers and a clear development plan you will work as part of a tight knit team to: Create, maintain & build relationships with both Dealer & Finance Partners at all levels Acquire and retain a thorough working knowledge of the HPI Finance Gateway software & it's products Through both inbound & outbound calls, promote the HPI Finance Gateway service and its products in order to maximise sales opportunities & develop excellent Dealer & Finance Partnerships Demonstrate excellent attention to detail when following processes and accurately update systems & record management information Contribute to delivery of HPI Finance Gateway targets Excellent Customer Service Deliver excellent customer service by ensuring service levels are met on a daily basis: 80% of calls to be answered in less than 30 seconds, less than 3% of calls to be abandoned. Remove this Ensure excellent customer experience by achieving monthly call quality target: min 85% in call quality assessments monitoring rapport, attention... 18 December 2014 12:12:10 +0000 Client Relationship Manager/Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/83717/Client%2520Relationship%2520Manager%2FAccount%2520Manager.html Client Relationship Manager/Account Management Are you working in the recruitment industry but feel that your opportunities to meet with and influence the client are limited? Or, do you have experience as an Account Manager in an area of business outside of recruitment but feel that the growth potential for you and your role do not match your ambition? We have a number of vacancies for Relationship Managers to work with our portfolio of existing Clients in blue chip organisations within Financial Services, Technology, Government and Professional Sectors. W ho are RSG? RSG Plc, is an extremely successful privately owned provider of professional resourcing solutions; established 40 years ago. During this time we have grown to a market-leading national firm, recognised as one of the Sunday Times "Top 250" fastest growing organisations in the UK. As a result of this continued growth and increasing demand from our client base, we are looking to expand our team of lively, enthusiastic and successful recruitment professionals. In addition to our vast team of permanent and contract consultants, we are looking to add to our team of Relationship Managers, who are dedicated to maintaining established and valued business relationships within our existing Client companies, as well as developing new connections and pursuing fresh opportunity in the wider market. What kind of person are we looking for to succeed in this position? Confident, polished and well presented individuals Gravitas and charisma, with strong communication skills Ability to relate to and... 17 December 2014 21:09:04 +0000 Senior Artworker http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/83690/Senior%2520Artworker.html Senior Artworker Packaging and Branding Agency Lovely Bristol Location Salary up to £30,000 per annum dependent on experience We're looking for an experienced Senior Artworker to join this extremely friendly and creative team! You'll have the obvious requirements such as being well organised, reliable and hard working, but you'll also be hugely enthusiastic about continually improving your skills and standard of artwork to help drive forward the development of the artwork department. This is a fantastic opportunity to shape and expand the artwork production and procedures within the agency. The job: As Senior Artworker your duties will include; - Artwork production of packaging, point-of-sale and brand activation projects daily - General preparation and despatch of design files to a digital reprographic standard ready for pre-press - Proof checking and approvals prior to print, where necessary - Producing mock-ups of items for printer/client reference - Liaising closely with Creative and Account Teams daily - Attending press passes, where appropriate - Liaising with print suppliers You will need to have: - Previous artworking experience - expertise in packaging and POS is essential. - Thorough knowledge of print and production process - Accuracy and attention to detail, along with good typographical and layout skills. - The ability to originate artwork from visuals under direction from designers - Experience of retouching/visualising techniques Ideally you'll have worked on fmcg products and have experience of producing high quality artwork... 17 December 2014 17:05:12 +0000 Senior Java Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/83684/Senior%2520Java%2520Developer.html Senior Java Developer -Digital Agency - Plymouth location - From £35,000 per annum An award winning, innovative and passionate digital agency in Plymouth is looking for a Senior Java Developer to join on of the largest and fastest teams of Web Developers in the South West. This is a very exciting time to join a growing and successful company. As a Senior Java Developer you will have; - Strong Java programming skills - that's essential! - To be a strong developer in XHTML and CSS, having a good understanding of semantic mark-up and accessibility. - To be an accomplished JavaScript developer - designing, writing, testing and using frameworks such as JQuery or maybe ExtJS. - Of course, a broad idea of the software development process, and experience of delivering projects in an AGILE environment would be really useful. - In addition, it would be great if you already have knowledge of C#.NET, ColdFusion, XML and/or Web Services, as would any experience of developing for Content Management Systems. As a Senior Java Developer you will be responsible for; - Hitting the ground running, as you'll become an integral part of your team from Day 1 (well, after your Induction Programme, that is!). - Working with a diverse team - encompassing sales, consultancy, production, design, development and client support. - Working on a wide range of client software projects, as well as innovative product development projects. You'll be working at the cutting edge of technology on highly dynamic large scale, high profile web applications, delivering simple,... 15 December 2014 10:10:57 +0000 ASP .NET Developer/Programmer - C#, MVC, WebAPI, SQL, CSS, Javascript, http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/83516/ASP%2520.NET%2520Developer%2FProgrammer%2520-%2520C%23%2C%2520MVC%2C%2520WebAPI%2C.html ASP .NET Developer/Programmer - C#, MVC, WebAPI, SQL, CSS, Javascript, JQuery Salary £30,000 -£45,000 DOE + 10% Bonus Immediate Start Great Benefits Subsidised Training Salary Up to £45,000 per annum (DOE) + Benefits + 10% Bonus Company BIG offer a full range of key insurance and maintenance products for households that are some of the most comprehensive and competitive on the market. We are one of the fastest growing providers of these services within the sector and supply thousands of consumers with a high quality service every day. Position BIG are looking for a talented developer to augment our fast growing team of IT professionals. The individual will need to be a team player that would be able to work autonomously on individual projects. A successful candidate would possess technical skill, be enthusiastic and be able to get along with a variety of personalities. Driven, hardworking and the ability to excel in the position are a prerequisite. Responsibilities Designing and improving of our customer facing websites and in-house applications to a high standard. Architecture and development of complete software solutions as well as problem solving and support of system releases. The ability to work closely with end users, sales, PR and marketing to ensure we remain a leading quality brand in the sector. The ability to think outside the specification given by management to foresee future commercial needs during project planning. Skills Needed ASP.NET, C#, MVC and WebAPI MSSQL and SQL Server Management Studio CSS... 12 December 2014 11:11:49 +0000 Commercial Marketing Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/83451/Commercial%2520Marketing%2520Manager.html Commercial Marketing Manager Retail Wiltshire I am currently recruiting for a brilliant role with a FTSE 100 Client based in Wiltshire on a temporary/ contract basis. As a Commercial Marketing Manager you will have strong product or brand management experience coupled with strong knowledge of traditional and digital media. Able to confidently lead and manage teams across various marketing functions whilst reviewing, planning, creating and being able to deliver. As you will be managing a team you will need to be engaging, energetic and positive, with high motivational and influencing skills. This role will take ownership for providing effective cross-functional and cross-marketing leadership and co-ordination for assigned products and projects. You will be looking at all commercial aspects of the products. - Lead and inspire teams to deliver initiatives that will increase category/ product performance. - Provide end to end ownership of campaigns - Understand and apply competitor analysis to projects - Develop and implement a comprehensive global communications strategy - Maximise the sales potential and profitability of existing products If you feel that your skills and experience would be a fit to this role, please apply online in the first instance. 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... 12 December 2014 11:11:42 +0000 Retail Project Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/83450/Retail%2520Project%2520Manager.html I am currently recruiting for a brilliant role with a FTSE 100 Client based in Wiltshire on a temporary/ contract basis. My client is looking for an experienced, positive and tenacious Retail Project Manager, with a proven track record of delivering projects in POP, merchandising or retail environments. Core Responsibilities: - Create and maintain project plans - Manage and deliver prototyping, production and costing for each project - Creation of tenders and the selection process of major suppliers - Working with designers to achieve project objectives - Source new suppliers and manage the process with supplier management You will have a good understanding of technical drawings and specifications, able to project and control budgets and experience of delivering major global projects. If you feel that your skills and experience would be suited to this role please apply online for immediate consideration! 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 www.blueskiescareers.co.uk and we`ll make sure we do our best to find you the perfect marketing role. 12 December 2014 09:09:08 +0000 Freelance Senior Creative Digital Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/83438/Freelance%2520Senior%2520Creative%2520Digital%2520Designer.html Freelance Senior Digital Creative, Retail, 220 per day, Wiltshire, 3 month assignment Our client, a true giant in the retail world and instantly recognizable household brand has an exciting opportunity for a freelance digital designer to assist in the creative vision and delivery of their amazing brand through all digital channels globally. Reporting into the Creative Head and ultimately the Digital Creative Director, responsibilities will revolve around delivering concepts and creation for their global websites, mobile web and mobile apps, e-commerce and in-store digital experiences and owner support, including: - Producing work that is innovative and highly engaging - Ensuring that work is consistent with brand values, tone and messaging - Maintaining the highest levels of quality, with a critical eye for detail and accuracy - Ensuring that all projects are appropriately scoped, wire framed, and reviewed - Take responsibility for presenting work to clients and internal stakeholders, communicating rationale, influencing opinion and buy-in - Ensuring adherence to the appropriate sign-off and information management processes - Working collaboratively with the project management and technical teams You will need to be a highly creative conceptual digital designer who would relish the opportunity of working for a global brand, designing fresh, innovative and engaging work across a spectrum of digital channels. You must be skilled in digital design with particular emphasis on layout and composition and have a good understanding of typography. Furthermore, you should... 11 December 2014 09:09:56 +0000 Front End Web Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/83363/Front%2520End%2520Web%2520Developer.html Front End Web Developer - Exciting Media Company - Beautiful South West Location - £18,000 - £38,000 per annum An exciting media company located in a beautiful South West region require a talented Front End Developer to come join their expanding team. Working on innovative and impressive websites and web applications this is a great opportunity to evolve and showcase your skills. With hundred of millions of visitors looking at these great brands you will be writing highly optimised code. A great opportunity to be part of a talented team which is keen for all members to develop skills and take part in internal hack days. As a Front End Web Developer you will have; Expert knowledge in JavaScript; know jQuery but don't rely on it. Used AJAX extensively and understand how it should be best utilised. A love for HTML5, CSS3 and worked on making web sites beautiful, ideally using CSS pre-processors like Sass or LESS Exposure to delivering adaptive/responsive web sites and understanding the cross-platform issues involved in this process An understanding of the concept of XSS and know the essential precautions that should be taken to prevent attack vectors being exploited. Ideally, experience in modular JavaScript development, using tools like Require.js or Browserify, and front-end workflow tools such as Grunt, Gulp or Bower Experience with at least one MVC JS framework (Backbone, Angular, Ember, etc.) Used version control systems, ideally Git. The ability to communicate technical information to non-technical people as needed The drive for a challenging... 11 December 2014 08:08:56 +0000 Brand Marketing Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/83361/Brand%2520Marketing%2520Manager.html Are you an innovative and creative Brand Marketing Manager? Are you seeking an opportunity to work for a leading UK brand? Are you used to managing teams, budgets and agencies? If so, then read on - this may be the role for you.... Brand Marketing Manager, to 50k (doe) + car + bonus + benefits - Gloucestershire Our client is a thriving, dynamic and successful business. They are on the lookout for a talented and experienced Brand Marketing Manager to lead the consumer communications for one of their most high profile brands. Working as an integral part of a larger marketing team, the Brand Marketing Manager will manage and implement brand marketing strategies and tactical plans for all brands. Key duties will include: - Develop and implement brand marketing strategy - Recommend budget allocations and ensure that budgets are maximised. - Own and drive brand EPD working with relevant teams. - Management and development of team members. - Ensure that all brands have an effective tactical consumer communications support plan. - Work with Category and Customer Marketing teams to ensure brand communications support is integrated, maximised and communicated. Ideally, you will already be an existing Brand Marketing Manager looking for a bigger and broader challenge. You will have experience of working across media platforms and managing large budgets. An ability to put together a range of consumer communications plans and using digital as a platform are also essential. If you enjoy developing brands and can demonstrate the above experience, then please do get in touch.... 09 December 2014 08:08:05 +0000 Senior Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/83182/Senior%2520Account%2520Manager.html Senior Account Manager - Digital Agency - Accessible Bristol Location - Salary circa £30,000 per annum dependent on experience + benefits This is an amazing opportunity to join one of the South West's leading digital agencies! We're looking for a highly skilled digital enthusiast who is able to be a hybrid of an Account Handler and a Project Manager. You'll blend the people skills of a great account person with the ability to roll up your sleeves and deliver on every details of a project. The job: As Senior Account Manager your duties will include; - Managing clients through creating and delivering a whole range of digital projects - Understanding client pressures and how to get the best work out of them - Delivering projects on time and on budget - Keeping an eye on new opportunities and the ability to turn them into live projects - Liaising with multiple stakeholders and 3rd parties This is an opportunity to join an agency that's going from strength to strength and that will give you the chance to work for some really great clients! You will need to have: - Digital agency experience - A mix of skills that cover everything from managing social campaigns through to online advertising and relevant website development experience - Experience of project managing multi disciplined teams internally as well as 3rd parties and client stakeholders - Experience with Agile/Agile Scrum workflow would be a huge bonus (but equally comfortable running waterfall projects - Enthusiasm and a passion for digital technology If you tick the boxes above... 05 December 2014 17:05:22 +0000 Drupal Front End Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/83121/Drupal%2520Front%2520End%2520Developer.html Drupal Front End Developer - Successful Media Company - Bristol Location - £26,500 per annum plus benefits An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Drupal Front End Developer within the digital team of a successful media company in Bristol. You'll be reporting to the Web Operations Manager and the likely candidate will be passionate about creating elegant technical solutions, building first-class user interfaces and displaying exceptional attention to detail. With the upcoming release of Drupal 8 this is a very exciting time to be part of the team developing an in-house platform for a portfolio of websites and web apps. The successful candidate will use an extensive knowledge of Drupal, JavaScript, HTML and CSS to create robust and user-friendly websites, develop new platform features and roll them out. This is a hands-on development role working with both internal and external clients, maintaining a varied portfolio of Drupal websites, developing sites from scratch, resolving theming issues with the back end developers, resolving styling issues and assisting internal and external users with technical support. The successful candidate will be capable of working on their own when appropriate, displaying a positive, can-do attitude and an aptitude for problem solving. As a candidate you will be required to command good communication skills, work well within a team structure, and have a proven ability to learn new skills. As a Drupal Front End Developer you will have the following; - Superb CSS/3 and HTML/5 coding abilities - jQuery & JavaScript - PHP for... 05 December 2014 17:05:25 +0000 Senior PHP Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/83120/Senior%2520PHP%2520Developer.html Senior PHP Developer - Successful Media Company - Bristol Location - £40,000 per annum plus benefits A talented Senior PHP Developer is required to work as part of the Technology Development Team in order to maintain, support and develop our digital products in accordance with the business and technology objectives. Your participation in stand-ups and planning meetings is essential and you will work closely with the Technology Leadership Team to ensure that our implementations meet the technical objectives and departmental standards and practices. You'll also be required to work closely with the other team members; you will mentor them to develop their skills in best practices, design patterns and complex problem solving. As a Senior PHP Developer you will have; Candidates will be required to command good communication skills and work well within a team structure, a proven ability to develop new skills and an advanced understanding (expected to achieve a result over the 80% percentile in the relevant technology test) of the following: PHP 5 MySQL5, PostgresSQL MongoDB Ruby, Bash, Puppet2/3 Source Control Management (SCM) e.g. Git Understand Jenkins, AMQ Understands CD and CI Object Orientated Programming Principles Service orientated architecture Scaling Code - we deal ~800 million page views a year Agile Methodologies Enterprise Design Patterns Restful Services/API development experience (using PHP5) Experience with CakePHP and Java advantageous As a Senior PHP Developer you will be responsible for; Ensuring key developments are professionally... 26 November 2014 13:01:14 +0000 Digital Media Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/82581/Digital%2520Media%2520Manager.html Digital Media Manager, Integrated Agency, 25,000-28,000, Bristol, Perm If you are a Digital specialist with a passion for digital marketing, proven track record of delivering online digital campaigns, and a background in PPC and Search Marketing, then look no further! My client, an established Integrated Agency based in Bristol with an impressive list of clients is looking for a Digital Media Manager to join their team. This role will see you supporting all clients with the development, deployment and management of online campaigns, including search engine marketing, display marketing, social and email. You will work with new and existing clients, meeting them and advising them on online opportunities, as well as ensuring projects are delivered on time and to budget. As well as working directly with clients to support projects from conception through to delivery, the Digital Media Manager will work with the wider agency, training them on the use of Google Analytics and ensuring they are informing clients of all the digital channels available to them. To be considered for this role you will have held a similar role within an integrated or digital marketing agency where you will have managed online digital campaigns. Experience managing paid search campaigns and a background in SEO, display marketing, social and email is also essential. To find out more about this fantastic opportunity and for a full job description, please apply today. Digital Media Manager, Integrated Agency, 25,000-28,000, Bristol, Perm Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering...