Web Developer/ Designer

Farnham, Surrey

 Salary: £28k - £32k per annum. 6 month contract

Job Purpose:

Provide technical and design support across theblueballroom across multi-media platforms, with a special focus on designing for digital and hands-on front-end development. In terms of experience and expertise, the role is weighted 50% development, 50% web design.

Key Tasks:

  • Occasional graphic design work, undertaking amendments, artworking
  • Assist with creative brainstorms and concept creation from a technical (digital/web) perspective
  • Design of website pages as PSD design documents ready for Developers when require
  • Assist with pitch work and technical consultation
  • UX inc user journeys and wireframing
  • Maintain an awareness of technical innovations in the creative digital arena to support new business opportunities and existing clients
  • Plan and execute the work within agreed budgets, time schedules and priorities
  • Keep abreast of innovative digital design and technology in the market place and share learnings
  • Assist Creative Director on digital projects, from concepting, scope to development stage
  • Take a job through from initial design to web when required
  • Technical support for the internal Sharepoint site
  • Email marketing and website improvements for the Agency.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Front end web development work and creation of design to meet clients’ needs within agreed timescales, working closely with the creative and account management teams.

Key Skills/Experience:

  • Previous agency or freelance experience with a varied digital and print portfolio to support this
  • Fully competent in Adobe InDesign, illustrator and Photoshop
  • Good working knowledge of HTML/development, digital platforms and Wordpress
  • Experience in code development, UX, Wire-framing would be an advantage

Personal Profile:

  • Flexibility in approach to work, able to work under pressure, to tight deadlines and with great attention to detail
  • Great communicator with a ‘can-do’ approach to work
  • Creative thinker and proven multi-tasker
  • Previous digital design experience
  • A passion for emerging digital technology
  • Adaptable and able to turn a hand to multi channel design and development

Apply

To apply please submit your CV and cover letter to jobs@theblueballroom.com