WordPress Developer

WordPress Developer

Ongoing role
J68162
At a glance

Skills

  • Digital and IT strategy
  • Digital Trustees
  • SEO and analytics
  • Software and web development
  • Web design (including UX/UI)

Where

Birmingham, B16 8AJ
Remote opportunity
Travel limit? Ideally local to Birmingham if you want to drop in for a coffee and catch up

Time

Either in or out of office hours Estimate of time needed:
0-5 hours / month
We have a flexible approach and understand that Volunteers have other commitments and family life.

Deadline

01 Dec 2020

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic WordPress Developer to become an integral part of Bluefin Foundation Legacy. Your role would be focused on  updating our WordPress website.

What will you be doing?

A strong understanding of the workings and capabilities of WordPress with the ability to build fully bespoke themes from custom designs - There are no ‘off the shelf’ themes used here.

  • Design awareness and understanding
  • Great communication skills with the ability to work from the start to the end of a project if required.
  • Full knowledge and implementation of responsive design, usability and browser testing.
  • Passion and enthusiasm is a must, being a pro-active team member that follows best practices but has a desire to push new trends

Key requirements:

  • Fluent in HTML/CSS
  • Working knowledge of JS and PHP
  • WordPress (Fully bespoke themes & relevant PHP knowledge)
  • WordPress Plugins: WooCommerce & Custom Fields
  • Dealing and setting up databases for WordPress
  • Experience in common third party API’s such as Google, Facebook etc.
  • A basic understanding behind SEO
  • Photoshop, Illustrator and Creative Cloud

What are we looking for?

  • A strong understanding of the workings and capabilities of WordPress with the ability to build fully bespoke themes from custom designs - There are no ‘off the shelf’ themes used here.
  • Design awareness and understanding
  • Great communication skills with the ability to work from the start to the end of a project if required.
  • Full knowledge and implementation of responsive design, usability and browser testing.
  • Passion and enthusiasm is a must, being a pro-active team member that follows best practices but has a desire to push new trends.

What difference will you make?

Volunteering with Bluefin Foundation will not only have the opportunity  to bring ideas to the table but will have a voice, you help and time will be beneficial to our team raising awareness of our passion and long term vision being part of close family leaving a legacy behind for others to continue our vision bringing hope and joy to others.

What's in it for the volunteer?

  • Access to a wide range of discounts, including cinema tickets, grocery and high-street shopping and gym memberships
  • Flexible working patterns to support work-life balance
  • Comprehensive opportunities to learn and develop, from Investors in People

Before you apply

Application process we would require evidence of experience with a minimum 3 years experience.
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