Website Designer

Job title : Website Designer
Location : Cumbria
Job type : Permanent
Salary : £25,000
Contact name : Ross Cunningham
Contact email : ross@talentogroup.co.uk

​Part of the role will see the requirement to provide updates to both the Director and CEO directly, at the same time, there will be a responsibility to be able to communicate effectively with clients to keep the appraised of development timeframes and changes on each project.

We will be expecting the successful applicant to work within our office located in Carlisle. Should you need to travel for this role, there is a parking spot available for you located just across the road from our office. The working hours would generally be Monday to Friday 0900-1700, but you should consider this a guide as sometimes projects require us to be flexible around these timeframes to complete the work in agreed timeframes with our clients.

There will be an out of hours support requirement on the off chance a client’s website goes offline or breaks. This is few and far between as our uptime service has remained at 99.9% for over 12 months. However, on the occasion this does happen, all parties (including the directors) will be required to work out of hours on a overtime basis to ensure a speedy recover to our clients website.

Essentials:

  • Ability to create Websites in WordPress – Specifically using Elementor.

  • Showcase portfolio of work they have completed themselves directly and not under supervision.

  • References required from employed position or testimonials from self employed position.

  • Communication skills to liase and project manage each website with our clients.

  • Experience in advanced websites such as E-Commerce and User Portal Areas.

  • The ability to self-develop and keep track of industry trends.

  • Knowledge of Image resizing for optimising load times on websites.

  • Ability to work as a team or independently depending on the business requirements

Nice to have but not essential:

  • Experience in WPBakery, Divi & BeaverBuilder WordPress Building tools

  • SEO basic knowledge of on-page optimisation techniques, link building and meta data.

  • Basic Adobe Illustrator Skills to create website mock-ups that aid the client onboarding process.

  • Basic Adobe XD Skills to create website mock-ups that aid the client onboarding process.