Web Designer and Digital Marketing Manager

Valo Group Europe Ltd
Brentwood, Essex
08 Jun 2017
08 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Valo Group are an innovative renewable energy company who provide a variety of renewable technologies to both the domestic and commercial markets. We now require a multi-skilled web developer-designer to take overall responsibility for a range of web sites and related digital services including lead generation and social media management.

The role will involve creating new websites and landing pages and the position needs both development and design skills. We are a small company so you should be a self-starter adept at multi-tasking and taking ownership of projects. Depending on abilities, you may also be involved in some print design which will involve designing new brochures and leaflets. Note that this is not a junior / entry-level position.

Essential requirements

Design skills - strong creative skills and ability to plan and design professional-standard web pages and digital materials.
- Good knowledge including confidence with self-hosted installations of Wordpress and basic theme customisations.
PHP & MySQL - Knowledge related to building basic reliable web projects.
Excel - Good knowledge with an understanding of how data should be structured and manipulated.
Photoshop, Sketch or similar - relevant knowledge involving interface and web layout designs.
Web Hosting & cPanel - relevant knowledge involving setup and basic maintenance of hosting & domains.
HTML & CSS - designing and building basic valid HTML pages and emails.
Experience with Apple Macs.

Bonus requirements

Excel - very good knowledge including confidence with using macros and dealing with complex functions.
PowerPoint - very good knowledge including confidence with using macros.
Mailchimp or similar - any knowledge related to sending email campaigns or automations.
Any knowledge of using automation tools to assist with repetitive tasks (Automator or Office macros etc.)
Facebook Marketing - knowledge or experience related to.
Adobe Creative Suite - experience with InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and Acrobat.

We will need to see a portfolio or selection of samples of your work.

We will pay a basic salary ranged between £25,000 to £35,000 depending on your experience and abilities. You will be working from our central Brentwood office. Parking is available at site. You will be part of our marketing department sharing an office with our dedicated and friendly creative team.

To apply please send your CV with covering letter .