Front-end Developer

Up to £32,500 per annum depending on experience
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Salary: up to 32,500k, depending on experience


Full time

The Company

We are a successful and thriving business in the heart of Manchester, where the people matter and results count. With over 12 years’ experience in providing exceptional customer service to clients, we are one of the most successful financial solutions providers in the industry.

Fully authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), we are now looking to expand our business within the financial sector offering plenty of development and career opportunities to the right candidates.

The role

We are looking for a talented and dynamic Mid-weight Front-end Developer that can help us create open-source CMS-based websites for our forward-thinking brands. Our perfect candidate will have experience working on WordPress projects in a hands-on capacity, from conception through to design, development and deployment.

Required experience

-At least 3 years’ experience working within a similar role or equivalent;

-Exceptional HTML5 / CSS3 clean coding skills;

-Bespoke WordPress theme development;

-Experience of creating PSD wireframes and turning them into working pages;

-Responsive development;

-Experience with version control i.e. GitHub;

-Understanding of basic UX principles.

Desirable but not essential

-Basic understanding of PHP/JavaScript/JQuery;

-InDesign & Illustrator within the Adobe Creative Suite;

-Agency experience.

Ideal personality traits

-Free-thinking, creative and innovative approach to design;

-Eye for attention to detail;

-Excellent work ethos and drive;

-Excellent communication and a proactive approach;

-Strong time management skills;

-A passion for delivering work to a high standard;

-Conviction for thorough testing of all your work.

Benefits of working with DFH

-Company pension scheme;

-Employee Assistance Programme;

-Staff Social Events/Parties and More;

-Be part of a friendly, positive, multidisciplinary team;

-Work in an environment that thrives on pushing boundaries and Continuing Professional Development;

-Have the latest version of software you need to perform your duties;

-Have a computer with two screens;

-All the tea and coffee you can drink;

-Based in the busy city centre of Manchester.

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