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Current Job Vacancies

Front-end Developer Position

We are looking for a talented full-time Front-end Developer to work on our wide range of websites & digital projects.

We seek an individual with good skills and who is keen to learn and challenge themselves in a very busy studio environment.  Someone with a polite manner and can-do attitude is a must!

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Building the front-end of websites from Photoshop and/or XD files
  • Ensuring sites are responsive and cross-device compatible
  • Working on the UI/UX of modern HTML5 web applications to ensure usability
  • Undertaking user testing of websites
  • Coding of HTML marketing emails
  • Working with a bespoke, PHP-based, Content Management System
  • General assistance to the Digital dept and Senior Developers

The successful applicant must have/be:

  • Excellent knowledge of HTML & CSS – JavaScript skills a bonus
  • Experience with a modern CSS framework, ideally Bootstrap
  • Know how to work with dependencies managers such as composer or npm and build tools
  • Thorough with excellent attention to detail
  • A confident communicator
  • Capable of working calmly under pressure and on your own initiative, ensuring deadlines are met
  • A sociable team player

Not required but desirable:

  • Strong creative skills and eye-for-detail
  • Experience with any MVC framework, ideally Laravel
  • DevOps experience and/or server management skills
  • An interest in Theatre & the Arts

Main technologies required

  • HTML5 / CSS3 / JavaScript (incl. jQuery and various plugins)
  • PHP / MySQL
  • Laravel framework

Experience in a similar role is essential. All candidates must have right to work in the UK.

Salary range is £25,000 - £30,000 subject to experience, talent and potential.

If you think you’re the one for this role then we would love to hear from you!

Please submit your CV, portfolio and a covering letter to [email protected] with the subject as Front-end Developer Application.

No agencies please.

Digital Designer Position

We are currently looking for a talented, enthusiastic Digital Designer who can work in an extremely fast pace studio environment.

We seek an individual with exceptional design skills to take projects from concept stages all the way through to complete website design visuals including the creation of all assets required.

The role encompasses a broad range of design requirements from complete websites, UI/UX wireframing, mock-ups, online ads, digital panels, email marketing, apps and more.

The successful candidate will be a creative thinker who can demonstrate a high level of skill across multiple platforms, including designing for mobile, tablets, desktops and TV screens.

You will need excellent creative thinking, organisational and time management skills. You should possess a strong eye for detail and be able to easily multitask plus understand project management stages required to fulfil both large and small-scale projects quickly and efficiently.

We expect you to have the following skills:

  • Very strong Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and XD skills
  • Excellent creative & design skills, with a strong typographic eye
  • Able to create website design concepts, layout mock-ups and presentation decks
  • Proven ability to design digital marketing materials by taking existing campaigns/artwork and transforming them appropriately for digital/online use
  • Good knowledge of responsive layouts using grid-based frameworks such as Bootstrap.
  • Able to create/generate high-quality graphics and assets for digital use
  • Creative thinking and problem solving
  • Impeccable attention to detail

Desirable but not essential:

  • Motion Graphics or Animation skills (Video and/or HTML5)
  • Web-development and HTML5/CSS3/JavaScript coding experience
  • Design testing for usability and accessibility
  • Ability to oversee the design requirements of a project from start-to-finish and manage others

You should also have:

  • Confident communication skills
  • The ability to work calmly under pressure and on your own initiative
  • Able to manage your own workloads and deadlines over multiple projects
  • A strong, collaborative team player with a flexible and open-minded approach to working
  • 2yrs+ as a Digital Designer in a creative company/studio – experienced in a similar fast-paced environment

We offer

  • Nice friendly studio and team
  • Interesting and varied work
  • Brand-new co-working office space – with regular events and socials
  • On the job training
  • Access to theatre & arts events
  • Flexible working arrangements (subject to agreement)
  • 20 days holiday per year + bank holidays, increasing with long-service

Experience in a similar role is essential. All candidates must have right to work in the UK.

Salary is £35,000 - £40,000 dependent on experience, talent and potential.  
If you think you’re the one for this role then we would love to hear from you!
Please submit your CV/PDF portfolio and your website URL, along with any salary expectations, and a covering letter to [email protected] with the subject as Digital Designer Application.

Freelancers may submit credentials & portfolio, clearly stating your rates.

No agencies please.