Shotley peninsula Job of the Week: Word press developer

By Derek Davis

11th Oct 2021 | Local News

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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