WordPress Developer Wanted

WordPress Developer Wanted

Reward: Exciting role, competitive salary, friendly team, immediate start


Are you a confident coder?

We’re on the hunt for a WordPress Developer to join our hardworking team at Root Fifty Two.


Job type: Full-time, permanent

Salary: Competitive, dependent upon experience


A bit about us

Established in 2008, Root Fifty Two is a full-service creative agency based in Burnley, Lancashire, with a varied and ever-expanding list of clients spread throughout the northwest and beyond.


A bit about you

We’re a talented bunch of creatives producing big results for our clients, and we take a great deal of pride in what we do. We’re searching for a motivated, focussed individual who is proactive, hands-on and willing to get stuck into a wide variety of work.

The successful candidate will be one who has at least 3 years of commercial experience working in a fast-paced environment and is keen to work with like-minded, creative individuals to deliver successful projects to our clients, whose specialisms occupy a diverse range of business sectors.

This is a client-facing role in which no two days are the same. As well as a high level of professionalism, good communication and organisational skills are key.

You’ll be involved with client meetings, in which you’ll need to be a confident communicator, able to assess and interpret the individual needs of each of our clients, which will then feed into the work you do when carrying out website development projects.


Essential skills:

  • Excellent knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, jQuery and PHP for WordPress
  • Confidence when using Adobe XD, Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Experience with SEO and Google Analytics
  • Excellent presentation and negotiation skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • The ability to work to strict deadlines
  • Mac literate


What we’re after

We’re looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated individual with a passion for the digital industry. Our ideal candidate will be someone who is honest, reliable, hardworking and commercially minded. We’d love to find someone who is a real team player, with the ability to work well alongside our team of creatives, and who has a desire to expand their knowledge and continue to learn, constantly developing their web-related skills. We’re offering an immediate start to the right applicant.


What you can expect

  • A competitive salary
  • Flexibility in working hours
  • Free onsite parking and gym access
  • Regular team rewards
  • Extra day off for your birthday
  • A modern, inviting workspace and a friendly working environment


Are you the developer for us?

Are you looking to work with a team of like-minded creatives who really value fellow team members? If we’ve sparked your interest and you think you might be the one we’re searching for, we’d love to hear from you! Send across your CV and cover letter, along with any links you can provide to examples of your work, to hello@r52.co.uk. We’ll be in touch!

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