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Head of Digital

We’re looking for a Head of Digital to join our creative team to help drive the Digital team forward and deliver the expertise, passion and quality product our clients demand.

Job Role

Outlook are a live event, video and digital design agency based in Northampton with a great client portfolio, strong culture and values, excellent work, a positive and driven environment and a lot of growth potential.

As an agency we are very collaborative, have a very open environment and accessible senior team, and strongly encourage a good work life balance.

Due to continued growth the role has arisen to help drive the Digital team forward and deliver the expertise, passion and quality product our clients demand.

In terms of the team itself, you’ll be working closely with the Digital Director, and managing the Production Scheduler, 4 developers and 4 Digital Project Managers. ¬†You will also be working closely with our Client Services team, Designers and Producers.

As an agency we are based in Northampton but have a UK and European client base working on digital projects

As a the Head of Digital for the business you’ll be responsible for the end to end delivery of all of our digital work. Currently, the work is more weighted towards the web design and build side of things (using WordPress), with business applications, elearning and eflyers along with our rapidly developing Virtual Events platform so you can expect a healthy mix of deliverables. You will be directly responsible for the project management team, including mentoring and development, and consulting and educating key clients for the business.

Alongside the project managers you’ll be working with 4 developers so technical knowledge and understanding of the challenges the dev team face and how best to support and nurture them is key.

In short you will be:

  • client facing when required to bring credibility and expertise to a pitch or project meeting
  • managing a team of 8
  • responsible for all digital project delivery and will manage, collate and enforce the end to end project process and documentation
  • required to ensure we are producing the very best solutions, using the right platforms and code, on time and on budget.
  • encouraging and championing the innovation of our solutions and embracing and sharing all that is going on in the Digital sphere outside of our organisation

Who We’re Looking For

First and foremost we’re looking for a Head of Digital with solid agency experience in leading a team responsible for the delivery of web build and digital business application projects.

While the groundwork is very much in place there is still plenty of room for new ideas and you’ll be given space to breathe and lead the team in the way that works best for you and the people who will be reporting into.

As mentioned, the agency culture as a whole is fast paced, supportive and laser focused on delivering excellent work so we want somebody who can champion that both internally and with senior clients.

Having good knowledge of the full digital development and marketing mix would be a massive asset for this role – you will be a key part of helping to grow, develop and deliver this offering.

In short, it’s a brilliant opportunity to join a growing agency as we hit the next phase of our development and help shape our newest offering.

If you have the delivery, management and digital skills for this job, apply now!

Please send your CV, or request for more information to Jason Farmer (jason@outlook.co.uk).

Applications are not being sought from agencies, and will not be considered.

About Us

Outlook has established an excellent reputation for creativity, quality, and delivery as a full-service agency working with Live Events, Video, Digital, Animation, and Design.

Creativity. Commitment. Collaboration. Motivation. That’s what you’ll find when you come to Outlook!

Take a look at some of our work.

 

01 Great company
02 Great people
03 Great clients
04 Great location
05 The friday treat!