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Are you a code ninja looking for an exciting opportunity in Brighton? Well, you might be in luck! We are Creative Blend, a small team of creatives, foodie aficionados, passionate about delivering excellent results for our clients and supporting local charities in our community.

As a team, we have known each other for many years working across many projects and businesses. This has allowed us to build a business that really focuses on relationships with our clients and our own internal team.

We offer our clients a range of services from design through to app development, so there will be plenty of room to develop your own understanding of each of these skills from a selection of the most creative digital experts around.

Creative Blend Team collage

Job Overview: Junior front end developer – Full time, perm (working 37.5hrs/week)

This role is set for an individual who will happily feel at home working for a growing digital business with a strong ethical background.

We look for the best people – positive-minded, enthusiastic, humble, bright and creative individuals. Our developers are expected to be ‘user-first’ developers someone who takes pride in the decisions made in each development and builds with the user in mind.

The ideal candidate needs to be a motivated, quick self-learner, but also be able to take instruction and be comfortable working well with others.

Must Haves

  • Excellent working knowledge of HTML5, CSS3 and SASS, including responsive design and graceful degradation techniques
  • Experience with server-side coding in PHP
  • Experience with WordPress (1 year minimum)
  • Experience with cross-browser and optimisation techniques
  • Good knowledge of current trends, techniques and best practices
  • Understanding of good UI/UX techniques
  • Strong working experience with Bootstrap
  • Organised and accountable
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills

Knowledge of

  • WooCommerce and other WordPress plugins like Gravity Forms etc.
  • ACF and other builders such as this to achieve the best output for clients
  • Linux / CentOS and cPanel knowledge

Nice to haves

  • Being able to use Adobe software/Sketch
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good sense of humour
  • An appreciation for food ; )

Creative Blend Team in the office

What’s in it for you…

  • The opportunity to be part of a small team making a difference
  • A friendly, relaxed, work environment at our lovely offices in central Brighton
  • Two annual team events in Summer & Christmas, also with partner events throughout the year
  • A sociable working environment with frequent after-work drinks, yummy meals and more!
  • Corporate pension scheme
  • 28 days holiday per year plus bank holidays
  • Optional 1 day per week remote working
  • Discretionary bonus scheme based on performance
  • Fresh fruit provided in the office
  • Training budget

Salary

If you are passionate about doing some good whilst delivering great results for clients, then this could very well be the perfect role for you! Email us your CV and a covering letter explaining how you meet the above criteria to [email protected]