Junior Digital Assistant (UK)

We are Computer Rock, an international digital transformation business with over 100  strategic, creative and technically talented individuals. We have helped many clients digitally enhance their businesses including Virgin Media,  Red Bull, Green Man Gaming, DPD, McDonalds and others.

Through a focused consultative approach, we embrace digital innovation to help companies across all industries take full advantage of the next generation of digital technologies. We focus on the delivery of practical digital solutions that deliver for our clients improved efficiencies, open new market segments and enhance their customer experiences. In summary we help them engage with their customers in a deeper and more relevant manner.

The UK division based in Manchester’s digital hub continues to show significant  growth and as a result is looking to hire a junior digital assistant. Ideally you have just graduated with a subject matter related degree or are working for a digital agency or consultancy.The successful candidate will support the present project manager in his day to day operations and working with the wider group supporting  the UK team with delivery on strategic client and company initiatives. The role is based in our Manchester office.

This an excellent opportunity to build your knowledge, expertise and capability while delivering on some major digital transformation initiatives for major clients.  The opportunity will provide the right individual with career development contributing directly to the success of the UK team.

You will be working in an agile, fast paced environment and will be required to possess the following attributes:

  • Passionate, knowledgeable  and savvy about all things digital.
  • Excellent in client facing environment with good internal team internal communication skills.
  • Ability to grasp concepts of a technical nature quickly with a wider  awareness of the underlying business environment
  • The ability to think on feet, be proactive and stay calm under pressure.
  • A desire to learn and ambition to propel your career to the next level.
  • Focused on how digital technology can enhance  and simplify the consumer experience.
  • International in outlook with an inquisitive mind on how technology is an enabler for improvement

Required skills and experience:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work in digital teams connected across Europe
  • Competent in full google tool suite, including docs, sheets and slides
  • Work experience in relevant sector or a gap year placement in a similar position.
  • Keen interest in and knowledge of digital technologies and where possible direct examples of digital projects, research  or delivery
  • Confident in working independently, utilising collaborative work tools
  • Keen attention to detail and accuracy with an intuitive understanding of the importance of design when delivering internal and external documentation

You will be required to:

  • Support the existing project manager in the delivery of key client deliverables. Ensuring the adherence to stringent quality control standards  from concept development to project closure, operational handover maintenance and support including product and service performance
  • Manage application build projects through internal teams and 3rd party Developers.
  • Support the project manager in the management and delivery of key development tickets with internal and external teams of the
  • Support on the delivery of projects by working on test cycles and reporting throughout the project.
  • Support the project manager by working with internal teams on delivery aligned with client expectations.
  • Where required attend relevant meetings and client conf calls.
  • Work with internal teams to produce project core documentation including research, sitemaps, wireframes, specifications, delivery schedules and updates

In this role, you will have the opportunity to work closely alongside the co-founders of the company and play a key role in the future direction of the company, its solutions and how it interacts with its clients.

Send us your application, that includes CV and the references to the projects you have worked on, to lewis@computerrock.com

If you have any questions about this position please contact us.