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LDC is the UK’s No.1 provider of business information and analytics to the retail sector. Our products are used by top brands such as the BBC, Hibu (formerly Yell) and Nationwide, whilst our data powers the local in services such as Google Maps, Bing Maps and Facebook Places.
We are the technology company that helps other companies understand what’s happening on the high street.
Below are the roles that we are currently recruiting:
Technical Project Manager
This role will take responsibility for project delivery. It will be part of the overall product development cycle and the successful candidate must have initiative to make things happen. The Technical Project Manager has the ability to tailor and adapt the software development cycle and methodologies to best suit the team and the company. Bringing out the best in each individual as well as getting the best out of the team will be part of the role.
This role will provide crucial support and will be instrumental in boosting development of new products within a varied technological background. We are looking for someone who has a keen interest in data as optimisation of delivery and collection of data will be a daily task. Willingness to take responsibility for your own work and being able to use initiative is vital to this position as you will be expected to ensure delivery of projects as a part of the team, within set timeframes and with best coding and software development practices.
This important role is seen as the motor of LDC software development that will continuously enhance our current product portfolio and our client experiences. A high level of responsibility and initiative are hallmarks of this position and to ensure delivery of projects within set timeframes and with best coding and software development practices.
The Research Executive is fully in charge of his/her own market sector. From ensuring full updates of relevant multiples, to tracking changes via press and social media, the Research Executive is responsible of the accuracy of the LDC database on their sector. He/she is responsible for informing all LDC employees and clients of any major changes or trends.
Business Development Manager
This important Business Development role is seen as critical to the overall performance of the business and consequently this role would attract an experienced new business generator with a proven track record.
Freelance Field Researcher
The role entails updating our database of retailers in the UK by physically visiting each premises, including taking high quality photographs of new businesses. You will be required to visit hundreds of premises each month, across many towns and cities.