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Digital Manager

Job Type: Full time, 18 Month fixed-term contract
Location: Central London (Bloomsbury)
Salary: Competitive

The role

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced and passionate Digital Manager to join the Food and Drink Federation (FDF) at an exciting time of transformation for us. We have started a large scale Digital Transformation Project which seeks to replace current systems and improve our users digital experience. We are replacing our Content Management System (CMS), CRM / finance system integration and developing a new website.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and proactive Digital Manager who can hit the ground running and be part of this important project, working alongside the current Digital Manager who is going on maternity leave later this year. You will be part of the core Digital Transformation project team ensuring that our new systems meet our business requirements and that the new website is successfully launched. You will also provide guidance and support through the implementation and change management process to our user base including training and documentation.

The team

Along with a small digital team that you will manage, the existing CRM and website will need to be maintained and internal users supported while the project is underway. You will also work to increase the FDF's profile online and the level of engagement with our website and other digital channels including supporting the commercial and membership team with their marketing activities.

The digital team is part of the FDF's Corporate Services team that is the heart of FDF operations.

Requirements

To be considered for this role you will need to be a self-starter that learns quickly with a passion for all things digital. You will have:

  • Strong experience of managing and growing digital channels and websites
  • Solid experience with CMS and CRM platforms
  • A good track record of providing progress updates and insights on data and campaigns – Strong knowledge of Google Analytics as advantage
  • Some experience digital marketing
  • Excellent relationship management and ability to work closely with various stakeholders
  • Experience with digital projects and Digital Transformation is a clear advantage

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How to apply

Does this sound like you? Then we'd love to hear from you. Please send us your CV, covering letter and salary expectations, illustrating why you'd be a great candidate to recruitment@fdf.org.uk.

Closing Date

5.30pm, 22nd February 2019

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Corporate Services Support

Job Type: Full time, 12 Month fixed-term contract
Location: Central London (Bloomsbury)
Salary: Competitive

The role

We are looking for someone who can join our team as Corporate Services Support. The person we are looking for needs to be flexible with a 'can-do-attitude' who is willing to get involved across the Corporate Services team including IT, digital, management services and finance. The role will support the implementation of FDF's ambitious Digital Transformation Project, mainly from an IT perspective, as well as being flexible in supporting the wider Corporate Services team to enable implementation of the Project.

This role is a great opportunity for someone with an interest in software and technology and who has a willingness to learn. As you'll be in contact with our internal staff and visitors to our office, it's really important that you're an excellent listener and communicator and have good numerical, IT organisation and administration skills.

The team

Corporate Services support all internal customers (our staff) within FDF. We are a central service, providing support to our colleagues on our specialist remits and are approachable, on-hand and on- site to provide the best service we possibly can, to help our staff work efficiently and effectively.

Requirements

To be considered for this role you will need to be flexible, with good communication skills and the ability to work on your own as well as part of a small team. You will have:

  • Previous IT support experience on 1st-2nd line tasks
  • Familiarity with Office 365, Windows 7/ 10
  • Experience in a desktop support environment within a small IT team
  • Apple Mac and audio / visual experience with filming and video editing
  • Good team working skills and the ability to support users
  • Understanding of HTML
  • Good analytical and numerical skills
  • Desirable: Experience with IT Support and administration of Citrix
  • Desirable: Crystal reports

Have a look at the full Job Description »

How to apply

We'd love to hear from you, if you think your experience and skillset are suited to the role. Please send us your CV, covering letter and salary expectations, illustrating why you'd be a great candidate to recruitment@fdf.org.uk.

Closing Date

5:30, 22nd February 2019

More about working for FDF


Our organisation

We're the Food and Drink Federation (FDF) - the voice of the UK food and drink industry: the largest manufacturing sector in the country. We help our members operate in a highly regulated marketplace to maximise their competitiveness and profitability. Our job is to communicate our industry's values and concerns to Government, regulators, consumers and the media. We also work in partnership with key players in the food supply chain to ensure our food is safe, affordable and nutritious.

Our benefits

FDF is a great place to work where we take wellbeing seriously and have a great benefits package to match, offering a pension scheme, life insurance, 25 days holiday, private healthcare, leisure travel insurance, gym subsidy, interest-free season ticket loan and cycle-to-work scheme.

Our workplace

We're based in the heart of central London in a modern, bright open-plan office. We have a friendly work culture with great break-out spaces, quiet booths and opportunities for flexible-working. Our 'Feel Good for Life' team regularly organises events and activities to promote positive health and wellbeing.


Last reviewed: 20 Feb 2019