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Junior WordPress Developer

As our Junior WordPress Developer, we’re looking for someone to be excited by developing and integrating user interfaces across a variety of new and existing projects, covering both front-end development using HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript as well as some back-end development using primarily PHP.

Our ideal match would be someone looking to make a lasting impact by jumping into the detail, being adaptable and taking a pro-active approach to every task.

Your day-to-day might look something like:

  • Taking website projects from concept into development, through to launching onto a live environment.
  • Collaborating with an approachable team of brand, marketing and digital champions to understand the client’s needs
  • Delivering high-quality work that aligns with the client’s brief & scope but is improved with a developer’s inputs and expertise
  • Attending internal team meetings to discuss projects, timings, status and deliverables
  • Pulling together training packs to ensure clients understand how to use their new site’s functions
  • Qc’ing your own and other’s work to ensure things are sent out right first time
  • Making suggestions around best practice process
  • Problem-solving

Ideally, we’d love it if you have:

  • Full-stack web development skills (HTML, CSS, JS)
  • Knowledge of GIT
  • Working knowledge of PHP, MySQL aand WordPress. Even better if you know Laravel too.
  • The ability to plan and build custom post types, flexible template components and bespoke WordPress plug-ins
  • MySQL database skills
  • An understanding of UX principles
  • A sunny, optimistic outlook
  • A self-motivated & independent spirit
  • Buckets of enthusiasm and initiative
  • An exacting eye for detail
  • Pride in being a clean coder
  • A sense of where you want to improve, with a desire to independently work to get there
  • An interest in wider web industry trends and innovations

Some benefits we have to offer:

🖖 A relaxed, ego-free environment where you get to have your say, are listened to and can make a difference to help make us better at what we do  

🏖 31 days holiday (including 8 bank holidays, 23 days to relax and have fun, and always Christmas Eve)  

👍 Ad hoc discretionary extra half-day bonus days off to say thanks for outstanding work  

🎂 Birthday lie-in  

🧘‍♀️ £100 health & wellbeing allowance to be spent on anything that makes you feel great  

📚 £200 yearly self-generated learning allowance  

💻 Hybrid working model  

🕰 Flexible working hours to fit around childcare, if needed  

💎 5% commission paid to you for any new client business you bring in  

🥗 Regular free healthy lunches, breakfast and snacks  

🌮 Weekly Friday Foodie draw for £50 in food vouchers so someone can enjoy a takeaway  

🏡 £100 a year subscription allowance, so you get something exciting through your door each month  

😬 Quarterly feel-good activity as a full team  

👑 £250 annual ‘the one’ award, as voted by the team, for the person that best lives our values  

🚲 Cycle to work scheme  

👌 Early finish on a Friday  

👊 £1,000 recruitment incentive if your direct recommendation leads to a new starter  

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