full-time

Midweight WordPress Developer

Midweight WordPress Developer – WFH / Farnborough, Hampshire

Salary £30,000 - £35,000 plus benefits

This role is being offered on a flexible working basis, with a combination of working from home and in the office; ideally on a 3 days and 2 days respectively.

  • Do you have a minimum of 5 years’ experience as a WordPress developer?
  • Do you have agency experience which is not essential but would be beneficial?
  • Do you have UX experience which is essential?

About Our Client

We are working for a full-service digital marketing agency, based in Farnborough. An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced and talented Midweight WordPress Developer to join their expanding team.

Job Description

The successful applicant’s role will include:

  • Own the visual identity, design stage, build and deployment of the website
  • Mobile, tablet and desktop responsive website creation
  • Produce bespoke WordPress sites for both B2B and B2C clients
  • Create website architecture to generate new features and plugins, custom functionality, and custom themes
  • Conduct website performance tests and troubleshoot content issues
  • Collaborate with in-house creatives and digital team
  • Streamline web design and development practices to optimise project delivery times
  • Regular maintenance of current portfolio of websites
  • Take part in internal team meetings focusing on website creation and content

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience as a WordPress Developer
  • Agency experience not essential but would be beneficial
  • In-depth knowledge of WordPress, custom fields, custom taxonomies, plug-Ins
  • Experience with speed optimisation, mobile development, bespoke theme development, WP Builders - Bakery, Elementor
  • Good trouble-shooting skills
  • Excellent skills in producing landing pages
  • Proficiency in wire-framing tools and site maps
  • UX experience is essential
  • PHP desirable
  • Experience in using HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Experience in Third Party hosting platforms
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • SEO experience
  • The ability to use Google Analytics, search console, Tag Manager, CRO would be desirable but not essential
  • The ability to use other software packages, such as MOZ, Sem Rush would be desirable but not essential
  • Up to date with the latest web trends and technologies
  • A team player as this position will be split between working from home and the office

Successful Applicant

You will play a key role in the company, working in a fast-paced agency environment. You will provide expert guidance on the overall look, feel and functionality of ever-growing website projects and be instrumental in everything from concept to build.  You will work on both existing client websites adding new functionality, as well as new websites.  A full understanding of UX and UI best practice is essential to help drive website conversions.

What’s On Offer

  •  23 days holiday per year (3 to be saved at Christmas) plus bank holidays
  • Funded pension plan
  • Supportive and inclusive culture
  • Free onsite parking
  • Flexible working options

Bluetree Recruits is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Bluetree Recruits Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

We offer equal opportunities to all candidates regardless of race, religion, gender, sexuality, disability, age and other protected status as required by applicable law.

We can only consider applications from candidates who are eligible to work in the UK.

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Got a question?
You can refer to job number VR/02734 when contacting us.
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Job Title:
Midweight WordPress Developer
Location:
WFH / Farnborough, Hampshire
Employment:
full-time
Salary:
£30,000 - £35,000 plus benefits
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