Shotley peninsula Job of the Week: Word press developer

  Posted: 11.10.21 at 08:07 by Derek Davis

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We have an exciting opportunity for a WordPress developer to join us in our Copdock office, near the Shotley peninsula.

As a WordPress developer, you will need to be a creative, dynamic and self-starting person who is ready to lead the development across all platforms and digital products and deliver the strategic technology direction of existing and new websites. You would hold responsibility for:

The development and enhancement of new and existing websites
Developing new features and functionality for websites
Ensuring our clients’ websites are well structured and organised
Developing, testing and implementing new functionality
Day-to-day source code maintenance
Building a better user experience for website visitors. Including curation and personalisation of content relating to user profiles
Ensuring adequate responsive design, user experience and coding standards are in place
Always be looking for ways to drive more traffic, engagement and conversions
Working with the digital team to contribute development work towards the future direction of our clients’ digital strategies
Essential skills

Fluency in PHP, JQuery, JavaScript, HTML, CSS, GIT
Experience with the WordPress CMS
Working knowledge of MySQL / phpMyAdmin
Knowledge of CSS3, JavaScript and jQuery also useful
Preferred knowledge of Trellis, Bedrock and Sage
Ability to work well in a multi-disciplinary team with mixed levels of technical knowledge
Can manage own time and workload with minimal supervision
Can explain technical information in an accessible way
Can demonstrate troubleshooting and problem-solving skills


Great countryside working environment in an open-plan converted barn, with excellent transport links to the A12 & A14 and plenty of parking

The chance to work with a fast-growing agile agency with a fun but hardworking team
Company nights out - mainly involving food - in London & Suffolk

A progressive leadership team that encourages new ideas and career development
Team building charity fundraising days, often involving a bit of physical activity!
25 days annual leave + bank holidays

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