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6th Oct

Digital Development Manager

— New digital function!

Salary: £50K - £60K
Location: Somerset
Type: Permanent
Ref: 7910


  • Brand new digital capability in a well-known eCommerce business.
  • Great progression opportunities.
  • Remote working & flexible hours.

Digital Development Manager needed for a brand new digital function in Somerset (easily commutable from Bristol, Bath, Bridgwater and Taunton). Part remote working & flexible working hours are available. This is a great opportunity for someone who is wants to help build & lead a high performing technical team.

What skills you'll be needing

  • It’s expected that you’ll have experience in manging multi-disciplined, in-house teams of developers. Experience of managing a remote team would be highly beneficial.
  • Fantastic leadership & stakeholder management skills.
  • You’ll need to have come from a technical background and be experienced in software development. This role is technically hands off; however, it’s essential that you can help your team solve complex technical issues.
  • You’ll be highly skilled in the delivery of solutions and processes and be a champion for improving service levels across the team.
  • You’ll need to have an up to date knowledge of agile principles.

What you'll be doing

You will be managing a team of multi-disciplined developers, covering a range of technologies including JavaScript, Java, Hybris and mobile development. Your team will be sat within a brand new digital function which was created to utilize technology to support the growth of the business. You will responsible for contributing to the overall IT strategy as well as continuously striving to improve the service levels of your team. You’ll be focused on motivating your team, making sure they have everything they need to do the best job they can, as well as removing any blockers.

What you'll get in return for your talents

This is a great opportunity for someone to come in at the start of something big and have the autonomy to shape the strategy and future of the function. You will be working for a very well-known and hugely successful company which is putting a lot of time, effort and money into building this capability and is keen to transform their digital offering. There are plenty of professional development opportunities, as well as a competitive salary & a variety of benefits including a very good discount on their products!

What's next

Want to know more? Send in your CV now to Hannah B (01179269530)

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