Digital Front End Manager

Overview

Role Title

Business Unit

 Front End Manager – Contract 

Digital

Objectives

This newly expanded role within the digital team reflects the scale of growth being sought from our core business through our digital channels. To be digital pioneers we need to deliver great experiences, which bring our brand and products to life, and make it easy for the customer to buy or interact with us.

eir require a Front End Manger to lead on all aspects of front end development.  This will require working across multiple projects within the group. Projects will involve development in the latest of technologies and where applicable/suitable you can choose the tool or frameworks best suited for the projects.

 

The Front End Manager will be responsible for:

 

Lead on front end technical aspects of projects

Provide innovative solutions and accurate time estimations on project delivery

Liaising with numerous projects to ensure that standards are being adhered to and the solutions designed fit into the overall eir Front end Architecture.

Responsible for ensuring front end developers create reliable, maintainable and efficient code.

Responsible for liaising with development teams, designers and UX teams (both internal and vendor) on all aspects of front end development to ensure timely delivery of projects.

Implement new processes and tools as required to aid efficient delivery by the development team and guide on the best practice design & build approaches.

 

The successful candidate will have:

6+ yrs experience working in commercial software development.

Ability to lead on the front end technical aspect of projects, using best practises to deliver high performing web applications and websites within tight deadlines.

Expert knowledge of front end technologies including HTML, CSS3, Javascript(JQuery), AJAX

Experience with Angular and/or other Js frameworks

Experience creating Responsive websites

Familiarity working with Content Management Systems, preferably opencms

Knowledge of accessibility standards for websites and web applications

Knowledge of iOS and Android development (an advantage)

Excellent communication and organisational skills

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Key Performance Indicators

Business Competencies                       

Delivery of projects and business solutions against target

Achievement of specific business targets

Increased stability of online channel.

Data and reporting accuracy

Contribution towards team objectives

Working relationships with internal and external Stakeholders

 

 

 

Problem Solving (4)          

Results Focus (4)  

Strategic Perspective (3)                

People Competencies

Technical expert

Innovator

Supervising Manager

Terms of Appointment

Digital Delivery Manager