We’re hiring

Semantico is an award-winning digital publishing solutions company with offices in the UK and USA. We deliver innovative e-publishing solutions for leading publishers, institutions and scholarly societies, such as Oxford University Press, Nature Publishing Group and McGraw-Hill Professional.

We’re looking to recruit passionate individuals who are committed to delivering high quality, innovative work. In return, we offer a friendly, fair and supportive environment where we aim to help develop each employee to their full potential. A competitive salary and bonus scheme are available for the right candidate, as well as a pension scheme, flexible working and 31 days’ leave (including bank holidays) rising to a further five days with accrued service.

If you would like to join the team, please contact us, stating your skills and experience, at HR@semantico.com.

We will endeavour to reply to all applicants to advise whether or not they have been invited to interview.

Business Analyst

We are seeking a Business Analyst to work with stakeholders to elicit, capture and analyse business and user needs maintaining a high level of engagement throughout the project lifecycle. Communicating effectively with technical and non technical stakeholders the successful candidate will work with the UX team to ensure that user needs are central to product definition and design; collate information and produce appropriate documentation across the development lifecycle; create and maintain robust, unambiguous specifications for digital products. The role is a new position due to growth, and the BA will join an existing Analyst within the Design and UX team.

You must have demonstrable experience in a customer focused digital agency, have contributed to the specification of complex digital projects in high pressure environments, delivered multiple concurrent work streams to schedule and have knowledge of XML and related technologies. You should be logical and objective, able to communicate the results of data analysis to a varied audience, have a good understanding of software analysis and design principles and have a strong commercial acumen.

In return, you will join an ambitious and expanding company whose aim is to build strong teams with an emphasis on training, innovation and skill sharing. As we continue to grow we want to nurture from within, building an organisation made up of committed and innovative staff who are at the core of our projects and deliver commercial value to our business and our clients’ businesses.

We offer benefits including an individual personal training budget, contributory pension plan, 31 days’ holiday inclusive of public holidays increasing with service, Cycle to Work scheme, childcare vouchers, various fresh coffees, fruit delivered to the office and internal and external training programmes. Our office hours are 9.30 to 5.30pm.

To apply for this position, please read the attached job description before sending in your CV and a cover letter that includes your salary expectations and why you feel you are suitable for the role to HR@semantico.com

The closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 9th January 2015.

For more information on the role, please download the full job description: Business Analyst pdf