Web Designer

Recruiter
Compare My Move Ltd
Location
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
Salary
From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted
30 Nov 2017
Closes
09 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Who Are Compare My Move

Comparemymove.com is an exciting young company in a period of rapid expansion and growth. We operate an online comparison service for people moving home, businesses relocating and international removals plus much, much more…

We are already experiencing huge success in our sector and are looking for the best people to join our growing team to help make Compare My Move a powerful, recognisable brand in the UK and beyond.


The Opportunity

Are you a web designer looking for a new challenge? Comparemymove.com are looking for a talented and enthusiastic web designer to join our growing team. Do you want the chance to be part of an exciting and forward-thinking business? If so Comparemymove.com could be what you are looking for.

We need someone who can hit the ground running working with our digital and development teams to take our website and brand to the next level. We are looking for a creative, driven person who wants to progress and grow their career in line with our ongoing expansion. If this sounds like you then please get in touch as we’d love to meet you.


Job Description

The role of the web designer will be to provide a high level of design and development support to the digital and development teams. Working closely with the digital and development teams, the successful candidate will produce and develop concepts, designs and artwork across our print and digital channels.

Daily activities will include the design and development of new website pages, blog posts, email & social media campaigns as well as helping in the conception and design of new online marketing materials.

The ideal candidate would be someone who has worked in a digital marketing/design and development environment for a minimum of 2-3 years. The role will be mainly a design focused one but some experience and understanding of development will be required.


Job Requirements

Essential;

    Excellent knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite including Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
    Experience of CSS/SCSS & HTML
    Familiar with CMSs - preferably Craft CMS
    Experience in website design, including strong experience of responsive websites
    Experience of best practice UX & UI principles
    Experience of designing artwork for digital communications (infographics, featured images, online tools)
    A varied portfolio of work that demonstrates an ability to speak effectively and creatively to different audiences
    Experience of HTML email campaign software, e.g. MailChimp
    An understanding of branding and consistency
    Experience of preparing materials for print
    Ability to meet deadlines, working on multiple projects
    2-3 years working in a similar role

Desirable;

    An understanding of SEO and how to maximise graphics for online audiences
    3D design experience
    Experience in video production and video editing
    Graphic Animation
    Experience in creating SVGs
    Experience in CSS Animation
    Experience in using GIT
    Experience in Javascript
    Experience in MAMP or similar
    Experience using TWIG
    Understanding of accessibility

Benefits

    Competitive salary of up £30,000
    Company pension scheme
    Free parking
    Bonus opportunities
    Development opportunities as company expands
    20 days annual leave, plus bank holidays & Christmas/New Year closure
    Friendly, flexible working environment
    Brand new office work space

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