Website Designer

Recruiter
e resourcing limited
Location
Baldock
Salary
£22000.00 - £32000.00 pa
Posted
25 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Javascript (jQuery & JSON), HTML (creating & styling), CSS,GIT / Version Control, Word Press, PHP From version 5.5 to current My client, an exciting design agency who specialize in creating digital experiences, are looking for a talented website designer to join their team. The main focus of this position is to work conscientiously on web design to support their friendly and creative team, based in Wallington, Surrey, with the fast paced growth of our business and steady flow of design work from existing clients, You will be joining a small team of designers who work on a wide variety of projects for clients around the country, to create technically innovative and interesting web sites Building creative and engaging websites Working within a team you will be required to: Record client requirements Discuss design ideas with our team Create design prototypes and discuss with the team Implement client agreed design in various formats, e.g. HTML, PHP, WordPress, etc. Liaise with clients to collate required content Transpose content onto the website Liaise with the team and clients to sign off projects QualityControl Follow standard procedures but with feedback to help better them where possible. Collaborating and sharing ideas with the rest of the team. Updating Knowledge Continually update knowledge through self-assessment and structured training & development Must be able to demonstrate the following attributes: Positive outlook 'can do' attitude. Adaptable, and flexible, professional and approachable. Able to commit to continuous professional development. Discretion: Decisions you make have to be balanced over time between staff welfare & development and the business needs & requirements Commitment: Full understanding of our objectives and dedicated to achieving them Structured: Must have a methodical and consistent way of working by following procedures Accountable: Taking responsibility for your actions Essential Knowledge and Experience Proficient in creating web sites from scratch from design briefs or using purchased themes and widgets etc. Someone who understands design concepts, typography, and delivering engaging projects The ability to deliver projects that adhere to brand and design guidelines A good awareness of industry trends that can help us produce better work A good understanding of usability and design patterns The ability to translate a client's requirements into a web solution Min of 3 years building websites with examples of recent work Excellent knowledge of: Javascript (jQuery & JSON) HTML (creating & styling) CSS GIT/Version Control Word Press PHP From version 5.5 to current Essential Skills and Abilities Ability to elicit cooperation from a wide variety of sources, including management, clients, and third party suppliers Excellent communication skills Excellent customer service & interpersonal skills Ability to learn on the job Calm under pressure and the ability to work to tight deadlines Logical and methodical approach to solving problems Impeccable time management with excellent organisation, prioritising and planning abilities Ability to work both as part of a team or on own initiative Excellent attention to detail Approachable, professional and well presented Professional telephone manner Creative & innovative way of thinking Desirable Knowledge and Experience Relevant experience in an agency or in-house web team Experience designing e-commerce websites Ecommerce platforms like WooCommerce SASS/SCSS Laravel and/or other PHP Frameworks Ability to work confidently within terminal Social media marketing Search Engine Optimisation Google Ad Words Google Analytics Experience in creating HTML emails General Undertake other such linked duties as the management consider appropriate Fulfil all roles and responsibilities of anyone subordinate to you Ensure the development and progression of equality within the sphere of responsibility of this job description and the fair and equal treatment of all employees and clients For more information, please contact Lee Barham in confidence on ************* - *****************************
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