Macildowie are currently recruiting for an experienced Website Manager to join a successful Software company based in Leicester. This role would suit a Web Designer who is comfortable owning all aspects of web design and development from initial design and concept through to creation of code and live roll out. This is an opportunity to become an integral part of the management team, with areas of influence far reaching across the business as a whole.
You will ultimately be responsible for the Design and Management of the company website. Day to day duties associated with the role will include:
-The design, Build and Relaunch of the main website.
-Establish and present design guidelines to be used across the business in the creation of supporting and promotional material.
-Redesign and maintenance of Product pages and details within the website.
-Research and report on the manner in which competitors are positioning themselves and their products.
-Ownership and execution of visual design from concept to final development and implementation.
-Partnering with Product Marketing around ongoing campaigns and strategies.
-From time to time support the Marketing Team with the creation of collateral to support their ongoing campaigns and initiatives.
The ideal candidate will demonstrate exceptional communication skills both written and verbal and experience working within a software development environment would be highly advantageous. Working knowledge or experience of Agile product development methodologies and experience and confidence in presenting and demonstrating ideas and progress to peers and management would also be very helpful. You will need to be comfortable working in a fast paced environment with multiple areas of influence and able to adapt accordingly. Additional requirements include:
-Proven experience of the design and creation of websites ideally with an emphasis around communicating and selling software products and features in a SAAS based business.
-Demonstrable graphic design skills with a support portfolio of past projects and assignments.
-Skilled in user-centered design and the rapid test and iteration of ideas.
-Proficient in Photoshop, illustrator or other visual design and wire-framing tools.
-A keen innovator and advocator of the latest Web trends, techniques and technologies.
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