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Digital Project Manager | Web
Manchester Digital Project Manager’s – I’ve got the role for you! Our client, one of Manchester’s best-known digital agencies, have had an incredibly successful year and due to winning a number of new clients and an influx of new projects, require an experienced Digital Project Manager to manage a range of web design and build projects. The successful candidate will have developed their skills in Digital Project Management agency-side, and have an effective and streamlined approach to managing web projects from conception to completion, on time and on budget. You will be experienced across a range of project management software including PRINCE2, Agile and Waterfall, and have a strong understanding of web technologies such as Magento and Wordpress. As a key point of contact for clients, you will be comfortable reporting on progress throughout the project lifecycle, and capable of working effectively across multi-disciplinary teams within the agency. In return, you’ll have the opportunity to join one of Manchester’s most impressive agency networks, at an incredibly exciting time in their evolution. They have huge plans for 2019, and want you to be a key part of their future growth. With an opportunity to work across big name clients in an agency with a global reach, yet which retains a genuine team environment and unrivalled culture, this is an opportunity not to be missed! Apply today with your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Senior Front End Developer - Central Manchester - up to £50k
Senior PHP Developer - Manchester central - up to £50k
Senior Technical Developer - Manchester - Up to £50k
Become are working with a market leading eCommerce agency based in central Manchester due to expansion they are looking for a Senior Technical Developer who will be working with the Technical Lead to ensure high levels of quality on production systems by improving processes, performing performance monitoring and analysis, and improving automation through the use of the latest technologies and standards. Their Senior Technical Developer will be taking part in code reviews and architecting/designing solutions for bigger-picture projects like accessibility, semantics, performance, and ensuring code maintainability. You will be a team player who can work autonomously and, in a team, who isn’t afraid to ask questions, and who is a good communicator with excellent time management skills. Having exceptional attention to detail and taking pride in your work is essential. Required skills and experience •Ability to design, articulate, and build complex solutions. •Ability to produce clean, well document, efficient, and standards compliant code. •Have a passion and proficiency in automated testing. •Knowledge of best practices and architecture for complex web applications. •OOP PHP. PHP based frameworks (Zend, Symfony, Laravel). •Experience with performance monitoring and tuning (New Relic, Blackfire.io). •PHPUnit settings and configuration. •Ability to define new coding standards using Static Content Analysis and Linters. •Experience with continuous integrations and automation (Travis, Jenkins). •HTTP protocol knowledge. •Reverse Proxies and Edge Caching (Varnish). •Knowledge of cache stores and how they are used (Redis, memcached). •Knowledge of Web server technologies (nginx, Apache). •Virtualisation and Containerisation (Docker). •MySQL and other data storages. •Linux and macOS. •Composer and NPM. •Version Control Systems (GIT, SVN). •HTML and XML. Desirable •Experience with AWS. •Experience with JIRA or other tracking tools. •Experience in software development within an ecommerce environment and with Magento. •Knowledge of OWASP Secure Coding Practices. •Knowledge of deployment (Capistrano, DeployBot). •Experience with Magento Indexes and Magento Caching. Experience with integration's My clients office is based in in central Manchester a few minutes’ walk from Deansgate and right in the heart of the hustle and bustle of Manchester City Centre. their large, open plan premises boasts a dining room, games area with a pool table and several creative breakout areas to get those ideas flowing!
Lead Front End Developer - Manchester- Up to £60k
Technical SEO Executive
Technical SEO Executive required for leading Manchester digital agency! This full-service digital agency, established for many years in Manchester and with industry leading specialism across a number of sectors, are going through a period of exceptional growth and require a Technical SEO Executive to join the team and support in the delivery of a wide range of Technical SEO tasks. The ideal candidate will have 1-2 year’s experience in a similar role, ideally agency side. You will be highly data driven, with the ability to monitor, analyse, and report on your client’s websites, utilising your findings to provide recommendations and implement SEO fixes. You will also have a good working knowledge of tools such as Google Search Console, Screaming Frog, Deep Crawl, and Moz, and a knowledge of how SEO integrates within the overall digital strategy. In return, you’ll have the opportunity to take your career to the next level within this outstanding agency, with access to a global network. Working as part of a super-talented team in a creative and collaborative environment, you will benefit from unrivalled training, development, and progression opportunities, all with a generous salary and benefits package, in cool offices! Manchester Technical SEO Executives – apply with your CV to email@example.com!
Senior PPC Executive
Senior PPC Account Executive wanted for global digital agency! Headquartered in Manchester, this outstanding agency have evolved greatly over the years and have opened a number of additional offices worldwide. Due to continued growth, they are looking for an exceptional Senior PPC Account Executive to join the team and support across all Paid Search activity. The successful candidate will have at least 2 year’s experience in a PPC role, ideally agency side. You will be responsible for creating outstanding Paid campaigns across Google Ads, Bing Ads, Amazon, and Facebook. It goes without saying that you will have strong experience across budget management, keyword research, and optimisation, and you will also be capable and comfortable with managing clients. In return, you will join one of Manchester’s leading digital agencies, with access to a global network, and huge plans for further growth. Working within a hugely talented team of multi-disciplinary digital professionals, you will work across a range of global clients and super exciting campaigns, all with a generous salary and benefits package! Manchester Senior PPC Account Executives – this role won’t be around for long. Apply today by sending your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Freelance Graphic Designer
An established creative branding agency based in Nottingham, managing a global beauty and health retailer account is currently looking for freelance designer to give them an extra pair of hands! This has the potential to become an ongoing Freelance role that can provide repeat work for the right candidate. You’ll be required to work onsite for this position. If you have experience with retailer clients on graphic (Prints/ Brochures/ Flyers/ POS), digital design (Website/ EDMs/ Social Media), store concept (VM/ 3D), then go ahead and submit your CV and Portfolio through to: email@example.com
3D Designer/ Visualiser
A fantastic interdisciplinary creative agency based in central/ east London with unlimited imagination, high production standards and business insight are looking for a 3D Designer/ Visualiser to join their team. Diversity inspires the agency and brings a contemporary yet playful approach to all projects within a wide-ranging client group. We are looking for a bright, smart and ambitious 3D Designer/ Visualiser who is driven by challenging projects. You should be able to demonstrate how you have delivered in your previous role with passion, original ideas and high production values. You will be working on global travel retail solutions for major alcohol brands, where you will be required to take sketches and visualise them to a high standard as well as lending your talents to design briefs. Good illustration skills would be a huge benefit to have, so you can share your ideas in sketch form during the initial stages of projects. You must be skilled in CINEMA 4D and the usual Adobe programs. You will enjoy being part of a tight knit group of like minded people and as an experienced member of the team, you will contribute to the overall sense of team spirit. You will participate regularly in brainstorming and be passionate about sharing ideas with the wider team. Please send through your CV and samples in order to be considered for the role.
Freelance Digital Engagement Manager
Freelance Digital Engagement Manager required for a project with Manchester property business. The business is a recognised name across the North West, with a highly impressive track record of success. They are now changing the structure of their marketing team, and require an experienced Digital Engagement Manager for a freelance contract to start asap. Day to day you will be involved with identifying any opportunities to improve the customer experience and introduce innovative ideas to the wider dept. Working with the insights teams to implement and drive success in their new customer engagement strategy. The ideal candidate will bring big, bold ideas to the team. Along with experience in the latest thinking in community and digital engagement. Please send your CV through to Kim@becomeuk.com
Creative brand communications agency based in South Manchester require an Artworker for their studio team. You will be working on a variety of projects such as press, digital ads, brochures, DM, signage, hoarding, outdoor, leaflets, radio and TV. Excellent Mac skills are essential including InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop. Any additional skills in presentations would be a distinct advantage. You must have an eye for layout and be able to follow brand guidelines accurately. The ability to manage your own workload is key and excellent communication skills are essential so you can liaise with other members of the team. Great opportunity to work at an established agency with a key client account. Please send your CV and portfolio through to firstname.lastname@example.org
Senior Digital Designer
Our client, a highly ambitious rapidly-growing Marketing Agency working with some of the world’s BEST tech Companies, are seeking a highly talented Digital Designer to join their collaborative forward-thinking team based in South West London. Working with a huge range of clients, from household names to exciting start-ups with big budgets and even bigger ideas, it’s an exciting time to be joining the company as they are quickly expanding and leaders in their market. You will join their super-talented design team, and work across a variety of exciting projects from branding and identity, to web design, interactive content, digital infographics, marketing videos, ebooks, long web pages, social media content and much much more, always having an emphasis on thrilling design innovation. You will be given client ownership, and always have the opportunity to work on projects from concept through to completion. As well as designing content across multiple channels from concept to final deliverables, you will also have the opportunity to guide more junior members of the team, as well as the specialist freelancers that they regularly bring in. You will help sell in agency ideas and work to clients, working with their fantastic writing, accounts, and web teams to turn briefs into breakthrough work! With the Company branching out in to 3D & CGI Projects, any After Effects, Cinema 4D, and Premiere experience would be a huge bonus. Skills & Experience Required: • Minimum 5 years’ experience working in a digital creative agency. • Hands-on with excellent technical skills in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Sketch, and Invision. • Proven experience of creating and delivering design that works across responsive web • Familiarity with industry standard UX and UI design and prototyping tools; Sketch, Figma, Adobe XD and InVision, Zeplin etc… • Portfolio full of amazing thought-provoking ideas, beautifully executed predominantly in digital formats. • A solid foundation in the principles of design, branding, type and creative direction. • Experience in prototyping and testing design ideas. • Bursting with passion and full of innovative design ideas • Experience of art direction would be an advantage If you would like the opportunity to join a forward-thinking marketing agency, to have the autonomy to take ownership of huge clients and projects from day one, then please send your CV & Portfolio in now!
Creative Services Co-ordinator
Our client, a fab integrated Creative Agency working with a variety of top Asset Management and Financial clients, are seeking an exceptional Studio/Creative Services Co-ordinator to take on the responsibility for the running of their stunning studio and resources. Reporting into senior management, you’ll drive the efficiency of the studio and be the glue that holds things together! Key responsibilities: ¥ Take ownership of resource planning and scheduling, ensuring all deadlines are met. ¥ Effectively dispatch briefs to the appropriate studio resource ¥ Traffic management - prioritising tasks and reacting to changes ¥ Management of some projects from briefing to completion ¥ Defining briefs and managing output (with the account team) ¥ Nurturing freelance and other key supplier relationships ¥ Building a ‘black book’ of suppliers and partner relationships ¥ Keeping project teams up to date on status and budgets ¥ Defining appropriate standards with the account and creative teams ¥ Proofreading to ensure accuracy of work before supplied to clients ¥ Developing and refining the agency’s workflow and project management processes Skills & Experience Required: ¥ Exceptional multitasker: proactive, calm and organised ¥ Strong verbal and written communication skills ¥ Impeccable attention to detail ¥ Dynamic, innovative and lateral thinking skills ¥ Change leader – motivated by operating in a changing, flexible environment. ¥ A confident, assertive and impartial personality ¥ Previous experience working in a fast-paced, creative studio environment ¥ Mac & PC literate (some basic server management will ultimately form part of the role) ¥ Sound knowledge of MS Office and Adobe Creative Suite. If this sounds like the opportunity for you, send your CV in NOW for immediate consideration.
Senior Designer- Global Leading Retailer
Middleweight Creative Artworker
Our client, a phenomenal Advertising Agency based in the heart of Soho, are seeking a Mid-Senior Creative Artworker to join their 160-strong team to work on a variety of exciting content for their arts, entertainment, and culture clients! You will have the opportunity to work across all formats, as well as fit into projects overseen by other creatives. Working with an extremely talented team of art directors and designers, you will be helping to create artwork across a diverse range of print projects for national campaigns including press, outdoor advertising, OOH, production, marketing literature and much more! This Company have a flat structure and exceptional learning and progression opportunities at every level. Skills/Experience Required: • Strong creative design skills • Fluent in Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator on Mac • Technical repro knowledge, including colour proofing • Excellent artworking and retouching skills • Taking projects from initial layout through final artwork to proof checking and approval • Meticulous attention to detail and ability to understand and follow brand guidelines • Ability to think outside the box to achieve polished results If you would like the opportunity to work for a top Advertising Agency, alongside some of the most experienced creatives in the business, then send your CV and Portfolio in now for immediate consideration!
UX & UI Designers - Coventry
One of the top most trusted retailers is looking for multiple Product, UI & UX Designers to join their Digital Experience team in Coventry. Supplying great customer experience is one of this client’s biggest goals and they are very much recognised by this within their industry. They now want to achieve even greater things by improving their digital experience, by putting their customers first and heavily investing in their UX and UI teams across the business. In order to create the best possible shopping experience they want to focus on their existing and new features, products and services for both their customers and their employees. You will be working across transactional and non-transactional websites, apps, in-store digital displays and self-service tills, as well as tools for their employees across grocery and non-food. The role will involve you working in an agile environment with cross-functional teams including other Product, UX & UI Designers, Researchers, Engineers, Testers, Product Owners and Stakeholders across the business who are all responsible for driving the company’s values through a customer-centric, evidence-based design approach. As a UX, UI or Product Designer in the Digital Experience team, you’ll be responsible for designing integrated digital experiences as well as products and services across the client and it’s partners and other brands. You will be expected to approach design inclusively and use insights and evidence to back-up your ideas and you’ll need to bring a wealth of knowledge with you as a previous UX, UI or Product Designer. In return, you’ll have the opportunity to create and improve digital products, touchpoints, services and brands across all avenues of the client’s offerings from retail all the way through to finance in a business that’s committed to ensuring their customers can shop wherever and whenever they want. If you’re excited by the ever-changing landscape of how people shop and work and want to join an innovative team at a pivotal time in its growth, then we would love to hear from you. What you will need to have: · A solid background of defining and delivering innovative design solutions that meet customer needs as well as business challenges · Experience as a Product, UX or UI Designer working with either inhouse or agency side on big brands. · Experience working on customer focused products. · An engaging and confident approach to presenting solutions to and influencing stakeholders · Confidence in using insights (quant or qual) to discover and define and using usability testing to validate · Experience of collaborative working in a multi-disciplined, agile environment · Experience of working with and contributing to design systems and principle · Experience working on the whole life-cycle of a Product from initial research stages all the way through to final UI design with evidence or case studies to support this. This company has fantastic benefits that includes flexible working, annual bonuses, discounts, childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme, holiday buying, season ticket loan, so if you would like to work for a company that offers great support and really cares about what they are creating then please apply with your CV, samples and case studies.
PR Account Manager | B2B
Manchester PR Account Managers – I’ve got the role for you! One of the North-West’s best known boutique PR agencies are looking for a PR Account Manager to join the team and work across a range of B2B clients. Approaching 10 years in business, this fab agency continues to grow and win new clients, and their success is reflected in the awards they’ve won. The successful PR Account Manager will have at least 3 years PR agency experience in a B2B environment. It goes without saying you will be an outstanding writer, having developed your skills working across B2B clients and often complex subject matter. You will be equally capable with Digital PR and Social Media management, as well as having developed a strong network of contacts within national, regional, and trade press. Furthermore, you will have excellent client management skills, as you will be responsible for maintaining and growing existing relationships with your clients. In return, you will have the opportunity to join one of the most vibrant agencies in Manchester, who pride themselves on a creative and collaborative environment and supportive culture. With outstanding progression and development opportunities, the path to Account Director will be laid out for you. You will also work in cool city centre offices, with a generous salary and benefits package! This role won’t be around for long – apply today with your CV to email@example.com!
Award-winning Agency in Central London is looking for a Mid-weight Designer. The agency is one of the largest international communications consultancies with more than 2,000+ employees with multiple sites worldwide. Their London office is the second biggest office in the global network, defined by a series of practice groups and sectors such as energy, technology, healthcare, travel and tourism, food & drink, sports, FMCG, financial & professional services. The agency requires a Mid-weight Designer with a passion for beautiful, seamless visual experiences to join their team of creatives, designers, film makers and producers. Reporting to their Art Director you’ll be working closely with their creative studio, and will be working on and across projects ranging from social media, branding, event collateral, presentations, print and integrated campaigns. Their ideal candidate will be proactive, a quick learner, passionate about delivering beautiful, thoughtful and well-crafted creative as well as being excited about the opportunity to grow and be challenged as a designer. Responsibilities: ▪ Ability to creatively develop new design concepts, graphics and layouts ▪ Focused on meeting the desired outcomes relevant for the audience/brand ▪ Understanding of and ability to uphold brand guidelines ▪ Confidence to present ideas internally to senior management ▪ Demonstrated ability to juggle multiple projects at once ▪ Knowledgeable in various social media platforms including content optimization and technical specifications ▪ Passionate about storytelling, visual communication and creating engaging experiences ▪ Excellent presentation design skills ▪ Highly motivated and able to thrive in both large-scale collaborative environments as well as independently ▪ Strong communication skills, both written and verbal If you have 3-5 years’ experience in an agency environment working on integrated comms then please get in touch today! To apply, please attach a relevant CV and portfolio (link or pdf).
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