Front End Developer

Job title : Front End Developer
Location : Leicester
Job-type : Permanent
Salary : £30,000
Contact : Jack Keeling
Reference : JK-6294

Are you a Front End Web Developer looking for a new opportunity in Leicestershire? I am working with a brilliant and long-established agency who are on the lookout for an ambitious and passionate developer to join their digital team. If you are looking to join a flexible and growing team where you can develop your technical skills and ability in a collaborative and relaxed working environment, then this could be the role for you. You might be a junior or midweight developer currently working in an agency or in-house setting and looking for a new challenge and opportunity to progress your career. You will have hands-on demonstrable experience developing a variety of WordPress websites, using technical ability in HTML and CSS with the ability to create custom themes and HTML email templates from PSD files. This role provides a flexible working environment with just two days in the office each week. The salary for this role is circa £30,000 DOE and it is a full-time and permanent role commutable from Leicester, Nottingham, Derby, Kettering, Birmingham, Coventry, Leamington Spa.

The Company

A well-established, successful, and highly respected full-service agency based in the heart of Leicestershire. You will be joining the Digital department alongside existing Developers, SEO and PPC specialists and Project Managers in a fast paced, bustling and highly rewarding Agency environment.

The Role

This role is primarily front-end WordPress focused however any experience or an interest in PHP development would be advantageous. We are looking for an ambitious individual who has a true passion for web and is willing to continually further his or her own knowledge and join like-minded individuals to provide a great service to a wide range of clients.

About You

  • WordPress knowledge and prior experience (custom theme creation from PSD's).

  • Email build (HTML) experience.

  • Mobile responsive CSS experience.

  • An ability to work both efficiently and with high levels of accuracy.

  • Web server administration experience.

  • A demonstrable portfolio of relevant projects and works.

  • An understanding of development SEO best practices.

  • Magento/eCommerce experience desirable but not essential.

  • Agency experience is desirable but not essential.

  • Git/GitHub experience.

There is plenty of room to develop and progress your skills, ability, and career in this role within a collaborative and supportive team.

If this sounds like the role for you, please get your CV over as soon as possible and we can go from there!