Web Developer, Maintenance & Content Manager

Location
Portsmouth
Salary
£18000 - £28000 per annum
Posted
21 Dec 2016
Closes
18 Jan 2017
Ref
00062626
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Function
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you ready to work with the best in the business? This thriving & successful company is looking to add a talented & enthusiastic individual to their web development team.

They are set for huge growth in 2017, so you'll be busy, working on the creation of new websites, updating and maintaining existing websites, as well as the opportunity to work on videos, imagery, design and content to improve user experience and sales conversion. This already successful company is about to carve itself a larger slice of the pie!

They care about their people! Their business is filled with happy, productive people, with regular one to one staff meetings to help you grow and to ensure the very best results as a company. They are proud to support the Living Wage Foundation and all employees are paid at least 15% above the governments "living wage" pay rate.

- You must have a very steady employment history & proven background to be considered for this position.
- You need to be able to build websites using industry standard programming languages, using their current program seller deck, or similar.
- You must be able to use industry standard programs to keep up with content & site maintenance
- You must be able to manage your time & prioritise tasks
- You need to be able to perform exceedingly under pressure.
- You must be able to stick to strict deadlines & targets.

Responsibilities:
- Building new web-sites, using their pre-built template
- Managing all in-house websites & on-line platforms including E-Bay & Amazon
- Import of new product data, to include pricing formulas & quality control of content & imagery
- Updating pre-existing products on web-sites (stock, prices, images, technical details)
- Creating marketing literature (e-shots, mail shots, leaflets)
- Test and measure of marketing techniques, website ranking results & visitor reaction whilst using websites
- Marketing channels (Google shopping , Amazon, E-Bay)
- Coding in HTML, CSS, XML, Javascript, PHP

Essentials skills & Experience:
- PHP
- JavaScript
- CSS
- HTML

Desirable skills & experience:
- MySQL
- Actinic e-commerce software
- SEO (search engine optimisation)
- Managing PPC (pay per click marketing)
- Image manipulation & optimisation using Photo-shop / Paint Shop Pro
- Google merchant accounts & analytic
- Amazon / E-Bay
- Product video creation (Content, Recording, Editing & Voice-Overs)
- Experience in photography
- You Tube
- Access databases / Spread sheets and CSV files

Benefits:
- £18,000 to £28,000 PA (depending on experience)
- Pension plan.
- Ongoing training, development & support.
- Long term opportunities & development.
- Supportive management & colleagues.
- Rewards, incentives & recognition.
- Fun, social, vibrant team environment.
- Free car parking.
- Free tea & coffee.
- Clean, efficient & modern working environment.
- Hours of work: 37.5 hours per week. Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.
- Holidays: 28 days (includes bank holidays)

Before applying, ensure your CV is up to date, accurate & of the highest quality. You will need to be very familiar with your CV & expect to be challenged on its content during the interview process.