Agency97 Limited

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Agency97 Limited, Talbot House, Albion Street, Chester, CH1 1RQ

Opening Hours Open

Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm

Careers

We are always interested in talking to talented individuals. Our current vacancies are below but if you feel you could add something to our team please feel free to email careers@agency97.com and tell us why.

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Job Title: Full Stack Umbraco Developer, .NET, Chester, North West

Location: Chester City Centre

Benefits: 25 Days Holiday + Bank Hols, Pension, Best tools to do job (e.g. MacBook Pro or equivalent), Herman Miller Chair, Training / conferences + more

Hours: 35 hours per week, 9am to 5pm (1 hour for lunch), Potential flexi start (8am, 9am or 10am)

Salary: Competitive based on experience

Agency97 require talented, enthusiastic web developers to join our expanding team and help us deliver our vision. Our success as a digital agency has been built through cutting down the traditional agency layers and directly aligning our experts with our client’s challenges. We get to know our clients, we become extensions of their businesses, and we become trusted advisors and mentors.

You will based in our fantastic office space located in the heart of Chester City with all its wonderful amenities a few paces away. Be it a lunch time stroll down the river Dee, exploring Roman ruins, hitting the shops or savouring a coffee.

You will be working on a number of diverse projects for sectors including Travel, Healthcare, Events, Not for profit, Recruitment, Technology, Legal, Education and Energy.

Working closely with clients, team members & other stakeholders you will be expected to manage the build process from start to completion ensuring that projects are completed to agreed timelines.

Primarily you will be developing websites using Umbraco V7 along with creating new platforms using ASP.net.

Together with new build projects the role will include supporting, maintaining and enhancing existing websites / platforms proactively helping our client partners achieve success.

Required Skills / Attributes

  • Umbraco CMS experience
  • Frontend development (HTML, CSS, Bootstrap, SASS, JavaScript)
  • net MVC C#
  • MS SQL Server / Entity Framework
  • Understanding of source control (Git / BitBucket)
  • Integrating with web services / APIs
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Positive team player

Desirable

  • Scoping / requirements gathering
  • Project management skills
  • Active member of the Umbraco community
  • Other CMS platform experience – Sitecore, Kentico, EPI Server, WordPress etc.
  • E-Commerce experience – NopCommerce, UCommerce, Merchello etc.
  • Angular
  • Windows Server Administration (IIS, SQL Server)
  • DevOps

If you aren’t sure this role is quite “you” but you feel you have something to offer we still welcome applications / covering letters for us to consider.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £25,000.00 to £40,000.00 /year

Location

Chester

Perks

  • Competitive Salary
  • Chester City Centre Office
  • Training and Conferences
  • 25 days holiday + bank hols
  • MacBook Pro or Equivalent
  • Flexi Start
  • Herman Miller Chair
  • Pension
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A fantastic opportunity has arisen at our Agency due to our growth in our digital marketing department. We’re looking for an enthusiastic individual who has a passion for online marketing and wants to grow their knowledge and career through working with some great clients across a number of different niches.

Core responsibilities:

Copywriting                     

Creation of content for agency’s own website and PR. This includes leaning on the current team for expertise and trends, as well as conveying and promoting the agency’s culture. This will also involve learning SEO best practice and being able to create on page copy that is on brand and is beneficial for both users and search engines alike.

PR and outreach

Building relationships with news outlets and online publications to get coverage for both the agency and clients alike.

Creative ideas

Provide creative ideas to take to clients with a view to amplify their brand.

Ad copy for PPC campaigns

Creating compelling ad copy within the confinements of Adwords for testing purposes.

Reporting

Being able to use Google analytics and Adwords to create reports for clients each month. Feeding back to the Head of Digital Marketing about any potential areas of opportunities and growth.

Social Media Strategy

Take over the agency content strategy across 3 social platforms. This will centre around taking the agency’s offering and strategy then aligning messaging to this.

Client relationship handling

Will be able to handle clients calls and needs in an effective polite manner displaying the agency’s core focus of excellent customer service.

Key skills

  • Quick learner who wants a long-term career in digital marketing
  • BA degree in English, Journalism, Business, Media or a similar subject (or relevant experience)
  • Strong copywriting and communication skills who can adapt to a range of clients’ niche’s and tone of voice
  • Excellent analytical and reporting skills
  • Strong team-player
  • Strong organisation skills
  • Previous blogging and online copywriting experience preferable

Location

Chester

Perks

  • 25 Holidays plus bank holidays
  • Staff outings after successful project launches
  • Budget for conference attendance
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