Job details

Location
London
Job Type
Permanent
Ref
1240094
Posted
5 days ago

Job details

Location
London
Job Type
Permanent
Ref
1240094
Posted
5 days ago
The Client
DMCG Global is partnering with an international communications network that stretches across the entire digital landscape and customer journey. A multi-discipline offers from demand creation using data analytics, brand strategy, experience, and innovation, through to multi-channel creative communications - advertising, sponsorship, brand reputation, personalization, brand experience, talent management and influencer through to performance media.
 
Headquartered in London, with more than 2,400 staff, the network spans 23 countries with major hubs in the UK, Europe, US, Middle East & Africa, Asia, and Australia.
 
OVERVIEW OF THE ROLE
The Email Developer’s role is to support their clients and internal teams with the development of high-quality email template builds, where a high-level understanding of HTML/CSS is a strong requirement. The Mid-weight/Senior Email Developer takes this role to the next level with an advanced understanding of email coding practices and additional responsibilities.
 
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
 
Email templates builds
  • Build mobile first, responsive HTML email templates from PSD or XD designs
  • Optimisation for high quality in all environments in QA support matrix
  • Implementing and testing existing or new interactive elements to enhance emails
  • Collaborating and managing code via a web-based version control repository, such as Bitbucket
  • Ongoing smoke testing via Email on Acid to ensure continuous optimisation
  • Image preparation (slicing, resizing, cropping)
Innovation
  • Seek out latest trends and techniques in email development
  • Share knowledge and understanding of email techniques with Account Teams
  • Assist Account Teams in sharing innovations with clients
  • Internal projects to produce technical solutions that improve ways of working and introduce efficiencies
  • Work together with the Tech Team to solve issues and identify new innovations for investigation
Comarch (CRM platform)
  • Upload and send HTML/text campaigns to QA test list
  • Knowledge of conditional scripting to implement dynamic content variants
  • Apply personalization
 Tech consultancy
  • Work with clients through the Account Team to advise on technical solutions to briefs
  • Provide creative ideas and solutions to briefs
Quality assurance and rendering
  • Ensure builds match initial designs and briefs
  • Strong analytical skills to bug fix all emails to the point of delivery
  • Utilize Jira task management software alongside QA team members
Experience working with
  • Adobe Photoshop, XD, Dreamweaver
  • Bitbucket/SourceTree or similar
  • Jira/Confluence or similar
  • Email on Acid or Litmus
  • AWS or a similar storage service to stage email builds for client review
 
YOUR SKILLS
  • Can do attitude constantly – You are the person who is more prepared, has strong attention to detail and has excellent problem-solving abilities. You juggle multiple projects, set high personal standards and lead by example by using your initiative.
  • Stakeholder management – You work alongside and earn the respect of the account management teams to make things happen.
  • Interpersonal skills – You are ambitious and have a great interest in technology. You possess the ability to describe technical problems to relevant stakeholders. You are comfortable making decisions, from selecting the best approach to picking the best techniques and creating recommendations for the job.
  • Prioritization and Time Management – You’re always able to keep multiple plates spinning. Knowing how to prioritize your workload and give appropriate time estimates for development to hit important deadlines.
What can you look forward to?
  • This role is currently partly remote with the option to go into our office in the heart of Soho
  • Being a part of one of the world’s largest independent advertising agencies
  • Full flexible working with an early finish on Fridays
  • Social events which in normal times include wine tasting, sports days, and axe throwing, in lockdown they’ve varied from virtual escape rooms to virtual bingo
  • Benefits ranging from Gym membership to Dental to Health Care
  • Opportunities to look after your health and wellbeing with Yoga and fitness classes
  • Company networks including the parent, together, heritage, proud, and equals network
To apply please register your interest by submitting your resume via the following link. Alternatively, feel free to email christina@dmcgglobal.com with your resume.