Web & Digital Applications Manager

Location: Surrey, England
Job Type: Contract
Specialisation: IT
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 71996-ITENG-KSB_1531216208
Contact: Kelvin Ball
Email: email Kelvin
WEB & DIGITAL APPLICATIONS MANAGER - MOBILE APPS - WEBSITE - DESIGN AUTHORITY

My client has the current initial 6 month contract for a Web & Digital Applications Manager to be based out of their Surrey HQ.

Key Objectives:

* Provide technology leadership for web, mobile and other digital applications.
* Ensure content and functionality are effective/meet ROI by embedding data analysis and continuous improvement.
* Be the technical SME and design authority for existing and future solutions.
* Ensure user experience is at the center of design.

You will be the Design Authority and go to person for all areas within Web & Digital Space. The successful candidate will have a strong management background in the Digital space ideally within an EMEA wide role. You will bring technical expertise, leadership and knowledge e.g Shared Best Practice, to all areas.

DELIVERABLES

Technology Leadership

* Create the right platforms for the right operating systems
* Implement standard, compliant and efficient development methods (eg, Agile), with consideration for online and offline apps where appropriate
* Implement standard, compliant and efficient deployment methods
- Utilising MDM for internal app deployment
- Defining the approach for external-facing apps
* Adopt or develop, implement and ensure standards, policies and principles for
- Hardware
- Operating systems
- Web server / web services
- CMS
- Tools (development tools, code management, web analytics etc)
- The rest of current or future technology stack
* Technology and innovation SME / leadership

Analysis & Continuous Improvement

* Analyse, assess and continuously improve effectiveness of content, including
- Usage
- Return on investment
- Speed of delivery / change
- User experience
* Obtain and act upon insights from analytics
* Provide operational reporting on KPIs

Content and BAU Management

* Ensure quality of content (structure, layout, user stories, mobile-friendly)
* Ensure content management plan in place
* Communications to users, eg, OS updates, certification changes etc

User Experience

* Create the right user experience for the right user in the right way
* Ensure adherence to the client's Brand Guidelines