It takes a team to tango

Careers at BAAM

We’re expanding our team with the best and brightest people we can find to help us catapult our clients’ businesses even further into the stratosphere. We want to be even better and achieve even more but can’t do it without you!

Are you interested in joining us?

By now you’ve probably realised we’re a bit different from your regular agency but in a good way. In addition everything we do is driven by great creative from strategy to stats and from content marketing to digital development, we’re always looking to achieve new heights.

So if you share a similar passion to impress clients with your creative grey cells please get in touch.

Current Openings

Production

Graphic Design / Web Developer

A bit about us

BAAM specialise in marketing and advertising. Our expertise is helping brands reach their true potential both on and offline.

Our brand values

  • Good solid long-term relationships that are real, internally and externally
  • Honesty and integrity, we always tell it as it is
  • Exceptionally great work, always

Primary function

We are seeking a multi disciplined website developer and graphic designer capable of great production pieces that can also help manage and grow client relationships through creative channels.

Package

Salary: £24,000.00 – £30,000.00 depending on experience

Base hours: 9-5.30

Location: Cambridge, UK

The role

Brownstone Advertising and Marketing (BAAM) have demonstrated a commitment to meet the requirements of its clients through digital since 2001.

The position for a middleweight developer to undertake and help manage the website department requires a technically sound, confident, organised and enthusiastic individual. With a focus on attention to detail you will be committed to producing digital solutions that meet the expectations of our clients.

An ability to demonstrate a clear understanding of and interest in:

  • WordPress & WordPress theme development (plugin development is a bonus)
  • PHP, SQL, HTML, CSS (knowledge of Less and Sass is a bonus) & Javascript
  • SEO techniques
  • Responsive design
  • Photoshop and Illustrator (knowledge of other packages, e.g. Sketch is a bonus)
  • An understanding of e-commerce (experience with Woocommerce is a bonus)
  • A basic understanding of App dev is a bonus

The role is predominantly digital development. As a small agency we all need to pull together and help in other relevant areas so please take that into consideration with this offer. These things will certainly include graphic design for print, brand logo identities, digital marketing and promotions, press ads and brochure design. Some research and analysis and other tasks related to the digital department such as domain and hosting registration and management and general best advice will also make up this role.

Tick the boxes

You’re dynamic, well focused, know how to have fun and smart enough to nail the following…

  • With your ear to the ground demonstrate a genuine interest in the digital world
  • A thorough understanding of interactive and design communications as well as industry best practices
  • Actively participate in client presentations; both in discovery meetings, as well as the presentation of finished creative strategies
  • Deliver fantastic projects for clients providing a professional, planned and responsive approach to your projects
  • Liaise with clients to receive briefs, present creative work and update them on their projects
  • Be strategic when identifying project deliverables
  • Contribute ideas
  • Willingness to hit deadlines
  • Identify ideas for new business opportunities from existing clients
  • Contribute ideas to the management for growth of the business
  • Knowledge of each step of an ad campaign’s process to give creatives direction, work on schedule and meet client’s advertising expectations
  • A strong working knowledge and keen understanding of design, brand development, interactive commerce and creative process
  • A good knowledge of how to achieve good integrated campaigns across multiple formats
  • An understanding of layouts, graphic fundamentals, typography & limitations of the web

A perfect day

It’s always mixed and varied but here’s a taster of what to expect…

  • Develop some of our digital projects!
  • Attend strategy and discovery meeting and help present a new idea
  • Report on the status of current projects
  • Share a great idea to improve the quality of our output
  • Make a round of coffee and choose some music

Skills

More than anything you’ll need passion, integrity and energy.  To really make it happen, you’ll also need the following skills…

  • Excellent written and verbal communication, including presentation of products or services
  • Being discrete, professional and friendly
  • Leadership and project management
  • Planning and organisation
  • Being self motivated
  • Understanding numerical information
  • Dealing with marketing campaigns
  • Overseeing and leading projects
  • Managing your own administration tasks
  • Understanding project budgets and expenditure
  • Managing client relationships
  • Overseeing projects
  • Doing consultations

Education

This digital developer / designer may be educated to degree standard.

Other

Driving licence required.

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