Front End Web Developer / Web designer Job in Manchester


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The Company
BFI is an established digital agency of over twenty years that specialises in high-end website design, innovative bespoke development, hosting and digital marketing. Due to continued growth, we are looking for a fantastic Front End Web Developer / Web designer to join our team in Manchester or Milnthorpe.

This role will be based out of our office in Manchester’s vibrant and up and coming Northern Quarter based close to local transport links.

The Successful Candidate
You will be an experienced creative, pro-active with an ability to create well-coded & efficient web sites from concepts designed by our creative UI/UX team. You will be working with some well-known brands and blue chip customers giving you unique opportunities to showcase your capabilities. You will need to enjoy learning new skills and keeping up with the latest web technologies.

The Essentials
Requirements for this role:
  • A strong ability to hand code HTML & CSS and ideally JavaScript
  • A thorough understanding of implementing responsive & adaptive websites for all devices
  • Knowledge of optimising website front-end load times
  • Significant experience of working with commercial and open source CMS systems and e-commerce
  • Commercial experience, including project & client management skills
  • An ambition to exceed our customer’s expectations
  • Being a self-motivated, team player, thorough and committed to our customers and the business
The Nice To Haves
  • An ability to design beautiful & engaging websites at agency level
  • Experience of Adobe Creative Suite, especially Photoshop
  • Experience of leading an existing design team across multiple projects and demonstrating best practice methodologies
The Reward
The right candidate will be rewarded with an attractive salary, negotiable depending on the right skills and experience.

In return we offer an attractive package including:
  • Up to 31 days paid holiday (inc. Bank Holidays & Christmas/New Year closure period)
  • Sick pay
  • Baby bonus
  • Free Eye Tests and Annual Flu Jabs
  • Charitable donations
  • Work Place Pension scheme
  • Free domain name and hosting package
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Regular social events
Along with the benefits package we also provide a great working environment, with stability and forecasted growth. We place great importance on personal & professional development, allowing you to cross-train in other disciplines & languages. You will work on stimulating & challenging projects and will be encouraged to develop your initiative, forethought & adaptability – all within a friendly, supportive and productive team environment. This position offers the opportunity to work with a diverse client base including industry leaders and high-street brands.

The Next Step
Please email Chris Ward ( ) with your current C.V. and example URL’s of recent projects. Alternatively if you fancy a quick chat about the vacancy before applying please call him on 0845 519 4727.