Website Designer / Developer – Keswick / Remote Flex Ref: 15011

Ready to join a long-established and trusted Lake District IT & Digital Services company with arguably one of the best office views in the UK? We are searching for a Website Designer with passion and enthusiasm to work within our existing team based at our Braithwaite office. Work will be predominantly office based with some remote flexibility.

Role Info

Website Designer
Keswick, Cumbria / Remote Flexibility
Up to £27,000

Who we are:

We are an IT & Digital Services company based near Keswick in Cumbria, providing a range of services covering managed services contracts, servers and network installations, wired & wireless networks, VOIP and web site design and hosting.

We have stunning views from our open planned offices overlooking the breath-taking Skiddaw massive, located in the middle of the Lake District National Park we have some of the finest walks and outdoor goings-on in the country.

We are searching for a website designer with passion and enthusiasm to work within our existing team based at our Braithwaite office. Work will be predominantly office based with some remote flexibility.

Our ideal candidate will have a good eye for design, be able to take the initiative on their own, excited to learn new skills and experiment as the industry continues to evolve.

Primary Responsibilities:

+ Produce brilliant design visuals, including sketches, wireframes and design concepts.
+ Convert design concepts into working websites using a mix of hand-written clean code, and page builders e.g. WP Bakery or Elementor
+ Handle customer support queries related to websites.

About You:

+ Design responsive websites that look great across all devices
+ Show a portfolio of work, or links to existing websites as proof of ability
+ Use Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator or similar design packages.
+ Quickly mock-up designs for potential customers in Sketch or Adobe XD
+ Write clean HTML5 and CSS code
+ Communicate effectively face-to-face, via telephone, and email
+ Learn new skills and experiment with technologies

Experience with any of the following would be beneficial:

+ Email marketing – using Mail Chimp or similar systems
+ Social networking
+ Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
+ PHP or other programming languages
+ JavaScript frameworks such as jQuery
+ cPanel and Linux server management
+ Logo and brand design
+ Graphic design: brochures, business cards, leaflets and posters.
+ Photography
+ Copywriting
+ Version control using Git

Interested? Apply here for a fast-track path to the Hiring Manager

Application notice… We take your privacy seriously. When you apply, we shall process your details and pass your application to our client for review for this vacancy only. As you might expect we may contact you by email, text or telephone. Your data is processed on the basis of our legitimate interests in fulfilling the recruitment process. Please refer to our Data Privacy Policy & Notice on our website for further details.

If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.