Copy Database Administrator

£Competitve + 27 Days Holiday + Pension + Bonus

Malmesbury, UK


The role reports to the Database Manager and concentrates on planning and development of projects; defining scope and timings, driving approvals and controlling day-to-day priorities. This role is operationally driven, but technically focused, managing the DAM and assets across all our product in-box literature, and packaging.

Market Overview

Home to our global Research, Design and Development centre and all of our Commercial functions, Dyson HQ is tucked away in countryside famous for the railway tunnels and bridges of Isambard Brunel, who revolutionised modern engineering. Our secluded location helps us to protect our ideas and stay independent-minded. Yet nearby are the fashionable cities of Bristol and Bath (where a young James Dyson invented cyclone technology).

The building is the heartbeat of Dyson. Nearly 2,000 people, including James himself, spend their days strategizing, inventing technology and telling the Dyson story to the world. In 2017, our HQ will double its footprint with an ambitious new expansion.

Function Overview

For a Dyson engineer, breaking the rules is part of the job. It’s what makes our products different. But the next great Dyson idea can’t change the world from a lab. To ensure our machines can be sold, there are some rules we need to stick to. From reviewing initial concepts to testing final components in our accredited test laboratories, our Compliance and Approvals team is a critical voice during the design phase. By making sure Dyson product are never kept off the shelf by global standards and legislation, we play vital role in supporting the growth of Dyson.


The role is the link between RDD, Engineering, Commercial and Manufacturing teams globally; managing assets of all our deliverables

across a broad spectrum of stakeholders. with a focus on operational efficiencies and production values. The position is responsible for the creation and management of copy assets, including the translations and quality controls ensuring relevant standards, compliance and content approvals across global markets are met in a timely manner.


  • Experience of working in a busy production environment.
  • Experience of driving a team of people to deliver to defined timelines.

  • Knowledge of DAM systems.

  • Experienced proofreader with a meticulous eye for detail.

  • Experienced in managing multiple and multi-lingual projects.

Benefits Overview

Dyson monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries and pension contributions. Beyond that, you’ll also enjoy a profit-related bonus, generous leave and life insurance. But financial benefits are only the start of a Dyson career. Rapid professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, flexible working hours, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to creativity, innovation and ambition.

Posted: 1-Jun-2018

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