- job category
- Studio, Artwork and Digital Technology
- £30,000 per annum
Our client is a leading retail specialist with an enviable reputation for choice, quality, value and customer service.
Our client is looking for a Front End Developer/ Designer with proven experience in both the design and the development. You’ll be equally adept at direct response as brand activity, able to organise your own time and react to changing priorities. You’ll be able to work to tight and open-ended briefs.
Design and develop a variety of web applications and static sites for SEO campaigns.
Create campaign identities for promotional campaigns and product launches.
Design and develop emails, from newsletters to sale-leads.
Design and develop online banner ads.
Produce site collateral including but not limited to imagery, iconography, banners.
Create illustrations and animations.
Manipulate and edit images as required.
Use design-thinking to tackle core business and visual problems for both customer-facing and internal issues.
Proven experience in a similar role.
Educated to degree level in a design-related subject.
Advanced understanding of the Creative Cloud Suite and/or Sketch.
Experience with web development skills (HTML5/CDD/SASS/JS).
Experience of Vanilla JS knowledge with popular app frameworks (React/Angular etc).
Knowledge of CLI build processes (Git, NPM, Yarn).
Understanding brand and visual communication across different industry sectors.
Graphic design fundamentals such as typography, colour, balance, hierarchy and composition.
Understanding of web performance and SEO necessities.
Core understanding of UX design and the UCD process, as well as basic understanding of user research.
Good understanding of agile planning (sprint planning).
Understanding RESTful APIs, and the ability to manage data.
Excellent attention to detail.
Good presentation skills.
Good time management skills, able to deal with multiple projects and tight deadlines.
The successful candidate will have creative flair, be enthusiastic and have a self-motivated attitude as well as having good communication skills and an excellent attention to detail. You must be able to present a portfolio filled with creative and innovative designs as well as experience in:
Working as part of a team.
Working to high standards and tight deadlines.
This is offered as a full time permanent job.