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WANTED: Social Software Consultant


Want to join our team?Salary Negotiable depending upon experienceButlers Wharf SE1, LondonSocial software tools and techniques are transforming the way we communicate both as individuals, organisations and networks. Exciting new ideas in this field are emerging and evolving all the time, and Headshift are actively involved in exploring how these innovations can benefit companies, networks and social organisations in practical ways
We are a small but rapidly growing specialist business with an excellent client portfolio, an award-winning track record and many years’ experience of developing innovative online knowledge communities, dynamic websites and learning tools. More recently, and we are emerging as one of the UK’s leading experts in this exciting new area of online development
We are looking for a highly motivated and experienced social software enthusiast to help us identify, create and lead projects, working with a tight-knit friendly development and consulting team. You will need to follow current debates and developments in web development, weblogs, wikis, online social networking and knowledge sharing in order to assimilate curent thinking into online projects with our customers and partners. You will need exemplary written, verbal and online communication skills, with a strong and growing network.Technically you must have solid conceptual knowledge of web development, information architecture, usability and social interfaces, content management and metadata. A specialisation in other technical or social science fields would be welcome, and demonstrable experience is essential. More than that, though, we are looking for somebody with a passion for connecting and empowering people supported by online networking. Being a blogger or social software user is highly desirable
You will spend most of your time developing project ideas with existing and future customers and partners, and helping lead these projects throught to successful completion alongside the principals of the business and working with a talented multi-disciplinary team.Find out more about us at If you wish to apply for this job, please email us with your CV and salary expectations
No agencies (as in: don’t bother calling us ever)

10 Responses to WANTED: Social Software Consultant

  1. By Floozy Speak! on March 1, 2005 at 9:30 pm

    stuck on pause

    Moi! Moi!I saw this the other day and I have to get one.  I think its looks incredible, provided its all minimized as it seems, I can see kids goin crazy for this thing, better yet, an essential rave toy. …

  2. By richard on March 11, 2005 at 11:53 pm

    It’s a shame that these jobs are across the Atlantic, and me without an English passport.

  3. By weaverluke on March 25, 2005 at 2:27 pm

    I’ll freelance for you if you like! : )
    BTW, here is a piece that includes discussion of the stuff we were talking about yesterday evening, Lee:

  4. By Martin R. Dugage on March 29, 2005 at 6:13 pm

    Hiring? Congratulations, Lee. This is joy in my heart, because it means that the market is recognizing your work.

  5. By Lee on March 29, 2005 at 6:21 pm

    Wow – thanks Martin – that’s a really kind sentiment. I hope to catch up with you soon.

  6. By Robin Grant on May 3, 2005 at 11:51 am

    Lee – are you still hiring for this role?

  7. By Michael Bon S. Albarillo on May 25, 2006 at 4:42 am

    Good day,
    I’m a Web Design and Development Consultant currently working for the Asian Development Bank HQ, located in Manila, Philippines. I was hoping, I could submit to you my resume for future reference.
    Could I just email it to the “” email address you posted above?
    Thank you very much for your time and best regards,

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  9. By Albert on October 6, 2006 at 6:31 am

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