Web Development Manager

Job Title: Web Development Manager
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Fareham, Hampshire
Salary: £15 - £25 per hour + Depending on Experience
Start Date: asap
Reference: BBBH22823_1589444145
Contact Name: Zoe Latuszka
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 14, 2020 09:15

Job Description

Senior Web Development Manager


6 Month Contract/Temp Role

Inside IR35 - PAYE

  • Responsibilities:
  • Develop and deliver the existing web strategy, setting out the overarching requirements, using audience insight, and planning to achieve our objectives as part of a wider communications programme.
  • Develop and deliver the Primary School and Secondary Schools campaign websites;
  • Work with the Senior Content Manager to develop and implement content strategies, driving key strands of the census campaign programme;
  • Manage the census pages on our website in conjunction with the content team;
  • Ensure all activity is monitored, evaluated and an objective program of continual improvement is in place;
  • Work collaboratively with internal colleagues and external partners to deliver and activate multiple concurrent campaigns, and to ensure digital journeys are aligned with other communications and publishing activities;
  • Deliver regular website performance updates and ensure colleagues in communications and the wider organisation can utilize this to inform future activity;
  • Collaborate extensively with teams across Communications, Digital Service Teams, Publishing and the wider organisation to deliver the best outcomes possible;
  • Be a subject matter expert to ensure all content utilizes industry best practice and trends, and emerging thinking;
  • Protect and enhance our brand - ensuring activity adheres to brand tone of voice guidelines, target audience insights, is technically correct from a business perspective and conforms to relevant internal guidelines

Essential criteria:

A track record of developing and delivering websites

A track record of developing, planning and delivering digital marketing strategies;

Experience and understanding of using audience insight and digital user experience to define accessible content to a range of audiences

Experience in working in an agile environment;

Strong analytical skills and experience (e.g. Google Analytics, Adobe Suite and Excel) to build and generate reports in order to make data-driven decisions;

Experience of content creation and delivery, particularly video;

Demonstrable experience of working with teams across organisations to ensure communications outcomes are achieved, and integrated;

Well organised and ability to prioritise in a faced paced and changing environment with proven ability to project manage and achieve objectives;

Outstanding communication skills, both oral and written, with high levels of sensitivity and judgement and the ability to influence outcomes effectively through persuasive argument.

Desirable criteria:

Experience of managing and developing teams

Experience of using workflow and collaboration software, e.g. JIRA and Confluence

Understanding of PPC and display marketing, paid social media marketing and affiliate marketing; keeping abreast of SEO, PPC and SEM trends

Experience of working with government digital guidelines

Proficiency with digital analytics tools e.g., Google Analytics

Good working knowledge of data privacy (GDPR)


A Marketing/Communications degree, Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) or Institute of Direct Marketing (IDM) qualification

* A relevant recognised digital qualification or affiliation e.g., Google Squared.