Digital Development Director (Agency)

40000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual
29 Nov 2016
19 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Digital Development Director - Gloucestershire

Salary ??40,000 - ??50,000

We're seeking a passionate and knowledgeable Digital Development Director that has the confidence to inspire both clients and colleagues to drive business and strategy. This job will be located in Gloucestershire for a long standing, full-service marketing agency.

Key responsibilities:

* To engender excitement and inspire confidence in both clients and internally - fronting key presentations and pitches as required
* Developing strategies and ensuring their delivery through a leadership style that is assured and personable combined with real energy
* To meet key performance indicators in respect of client satisfaction, business development, profitability and quality of output
* Although not a developer role, the role may support as the technical conduit between the client, other agency partners and the internal team in solving issues that arise
* To drive all projects and translate the customers goals and objectives into tangible digital solutions
* Strong understanding of key digital channels including site build (small scale), search, social, email, mobile and display

Key requirements:

* A strong knowledge of all things "digital" is imperative, including the ability to lead conversations with other digital experts - often from other client roster agencies - and with clients
* Strategic thinker, good business acumen, grounded in digital marketing
* Excellent presentation, negotiation and communication skills at a senior level
* To have a wider understanding of the marketing, data and brand issues involved in any project, in order to put in context the specific requirements online
* Experience in briefing digital media specialists, evaluation and assessment of responses and interpretation of results
* Ability to interrogate incoming queries, often from non-technical individuals, and understand the nature of queries or issues rose
* Knowledge of fundamental digital business issues and key developments
* People management experience would be useful

Due to the high volume of responses that we receive for our advertisements we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you have not received a response within 5 working days of forwarding your CV to us, then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Thank you for your interest and please do not hesitate to forward your CV to us again for other roles matching your skills and experience.

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For 17 years GB Solutions has provided an unrivalled service whilst developing a team of specialist consultants providing permanent, contract and temporary staff across a vast number of industries. As a member of the REC we are committed to working to the highest possible standards