Join our team!

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We are on the lookout for a front and back end website developer to slot perfectly into our team at Root Fifty Two.

Root Fifty Two are a full service creative agency based in Burnley, Lancashire with a growing client base of businesses throughout the northwest and beyond.

Your Role
You will work alongside like-minded individuals to deliver successful projects to our wide range of clients.
You will have at least 3 years commercial experience working in a fast-paced creative environment and will be an outgoing, enthusiastic and dedicated individual.
Staff who succeed at Root Fifty Two tend to bring strong listening and communication skills, and a good level of organisation, professionalism and accountability to their role.

Essential Skills

  • Excellent knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, jQuery and PHP for WordPress
  • Excellent skills in Photoshop and Illustrator – SEO and Analytics knowledge
  • Must be Mac literate
  • Excellent mathematical and literacy skills
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines – able to take a project from concept to completion
  • The ability to use your own initiative and time management skills
  • Skills in writing, attention-to-detail, negotiation and presentation
  • Comfortable in taking informal client briefs
  • Have the sufficient experience to question briefs, review client requirements and challenge / recommend alternatives


  • Experience of using Magento
  • Email marketing
  • cPanel server management
  • App development

You Must Be 

  • Enthusiastic and dedicated with a passion for the digital industry
  • Commercially minded
  • Able to fit in with a small team and work well with other developers and designers
  • An honest, reliable and hardworking individual
  • Wanting to learn and constantly improve your web related skills
  • Willing to get involved with R52 social activity (blog and social) and our own marketing


  • Competitive salary
  • Free onsite parking
  • Pension

What to do now
If you are interested in joining R52 and think you have the necessary skills, send your CV, along with a covering letter and a link to your portfolio or examples of work, to All applications will be treated in confidence and with the utmost discretion. Immediate start for the right applicant.

Job type: Full-time
Required experience: Website Development – 3 years

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