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Head of Web.

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Claire Oates

[Head of People and Culture]

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email: claire@clicky.co.uk

We are looking for a Head of Web to lead our web department at Clicky Media. This is an exciting opportunity to join our team at a time of growth.

Our talented team of developers work on projects for high-end clients; quality excellence and client experience is of paramount importance. This role will oversee all sub-teams in the web department ensuring our entire web process is of the highest standard. As a full service agency, the project work completed in web is part of a wider project for the client, the Head of Web will be responsible for the client experience throughout.

You will be responsible for the web department revenue and project completion targets. Working closely with existing sub team managers, you will forecast and plan workloads and support training and development for team members.

It is a vital role at the agency and requires a candidate with ambition, drive and an ability to quickly establish strong working relationships across the team and the wider agency.

You will be experienced in web development and have used a wide range of platforms and have extensive programming knowledge. Your project management skills should include agile development methodology training and ideally a project management qualification. You will be used to delivering sales pitches and presentations to clients, and be skilled at writing technical specifications. You will be a strong people manager, with excellent motivational skills and highly organised.

Experience/Skills Required:

  • 5+ years manager-level role in web development, design, technology, front-end design, and usability.
  • 10-15+years experience in web development.
  • In-depth knowledge on a variety of procedures including mobile, responsive design, eCommerce, UX/UI, information architecture.
  • Proven track record of leading projects from concept to completion, applying best practices with the ability to prioritise and creatively problem-solve.
  • Extensive programming experience in various languages and frameworks, such as PHP, SQL, JavaScript, jQuery, AJAX, RESTful APIs.
  • Experience with agile development methodology, scrum, and issue tracking tools supporting these workflows (JIRA, Wrike, Pivotal Tracker, Target Process, etc).
  • Familiarity with platforms such as WordPress, Drupal, Shopify, WooCommerce, Magento etc.
  • Strong development knowledge of the e-commerce / online retail space, CRM integrations (Salesforce, Eloqua, HubSpot, Marketo etc), shopping engines, and complex integrations.
  • Experience with version control using git.
  • Firm understanding of data interchange formats (XML and JSON).
  • Experience with caching and other website performance technologies/services.
  • Proven leadership skills and a track record of managing and developing successful teams.
  • Proven working knowledge of building effective proposals and financial management.
  • A proven track record of consistently achieving exceptional commercial results across client satisfaction and sales growth.
  • Experience managing contracts, specifications and changes throughout the process, managing expectations with the client and internal teams.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a rapidly expanding agency, develop your skills and experience whilst working on a wide range of interesting projects for a diverse range of clients.

In return, the successful candidate will receive a competitive salary, 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays), pension contribution, healthcare cash plan, bonus scheme, the latest equipment and a great working atmosphere. We look forward to hearing from you!

Please send a covering letter, outlining your experience and interest in the above opportunity, and your CV to claire@clicky.co.uk

How to apply 45

Speak to.

Claire Oates

[Head of People and Culture]

tel: 01244 352 911

email: claire@clicky.co.uk

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