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Application Support Developer – Fluent German

We are looking for an Application Support Developer to join our expanding development team in our Central Brighton office. We’re looking for individuals who are fluent German who want to join a fast paced, energetic working environment and want to contribute to our growing, international team. Would you like to work with the world’s leading media organisations? Are you passionate about providing high quality technical service? Do you want to work as part of a… read more

Finance Assistant

We are looking for a technically strong, all-round Finance Assistant to join our team in our Central Brighton office. Assisting the Financial Controller, this is a busy and varied position. Personality and attitude is as important as technical ability, and the successful candidate should be willing to pick up ad-hoc tasks as required. Duties will include; Maintenance of purchase ledger Bank statement reconciliations Payroll preparation Control & maintenance of petty cash Process credit card expenses… read more

Creative/Visual Designer

As a leading technology company, Madgex has been providing job board and recruitment technology to our clients – who include The Guardian, Washington Post and Haymarket – for over 13 years. We are currently looking for a Creative Designer to join our expanding design team in our Central Brighton office. Would you like to work with the world’s leading media organisations? Do you thrive in a fast paced, energetic working environment? Are you passionate about… read more

Madgex achieves Investors in People Gold

Madgex are proud to announce that the prestigious Investors in People Gold standard has been awarded to our organisation. Investors in People is the UK’s leading accreditation for business improvement through people management, and provides a wealth of resources for businesses to innovate, improve and grow, with a focus on good people making great business. With the award, Madgex join the top 7% of accredited organisations across the UK who believe in realising the potential… read more

Junior Software Developer

We are looking for a Junior Software Developer to join our expanding development team in our Central Brighton office. We’re looking for individuals who want to join a fast paced, energetic working environment and want to contribute to our growing, international team. Would you like to work with the world’s leading media organisations? Are you passionate about providing high quality technical service? Do you want to work as part of a dynamic, talented support team?… read more

Advertising and responsive design

According to the latest report from eMarketer, UK mobile advertising due to overtake the newspaper and magazine marketing by 2015*. Mobile ad spend is predicted to grow by 96% this year to £2.02bn in the UK, with experts anticipating this figure to reach £4.5bn by 2016. The report also forecasts that print advertising spend is likely to reduce, with the newspaper and magazine market set to lose £276m in the next 4 years. Increased investment… read more

Job board fundamentals: Measuring success

Over the years, I’ve worked with a number of job boards of varying shapes and sizes. One of the many frequent questions I’m asked is regarding how best to measure success. With so many different tools to hand from content management systems, Google analytics, third party marketing software and external campaigns; it’s easy to lose focus. We need to find a centre with which to orientate ourselves. Whilst there are endless statistics you can track… read more

The Madgex Commercial Forum – 26th June

Thursday, 26th June, 2014 | Covent Garden Hotel, 10 Monmouth St, London WC2H 9LF As part of our ongoing client event programme, we are hosting a commercial forum to discuss and highlight some areas of best practice with a fresh line up of speakers. Who should attend? This event is designed for senior sales and marketing decision makers responsible for the profitability of their online recruitment presence. Agenda & Speakers: 15.00 – Welcome and Introduction  … read more

Responsive web design and accessibility – a marriage made in heaven?

When we recently carried out an accessibility audit of our new responsive job board platform we were particularly keen to learn how the new platform design would perform compared to our previous version. Accessibility is an important issue in web design. Every individual using the internet has the right to access same information on the web and to have a positive and equal experience. Accessible design is about enabling access for every user, regardless of… read more

Writing an effective job advert – Getting the basics right

Whilst the majority of employers have a lot of success using job boards, less successful advertisers often ask ‘Why aren’t my adverts receiving more applicants?’ There can be numerous explanations for this and it is often a combination of more than one factor. In some cases, highly competitive markets and talent shortages can be to blame. In others, it may just be the job itself that is struggling to attract candidates due to factors such… read more