Job Description


REPORTS TO: Art Director and Managing Director

CONTRACT TYPE: Three month fixed term

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Web Developer

1.1 About Image’s price for Goods and Services sold to the Client shall be the net price set out on the invoice.

1.2 About Image is a high quality and established web and graphic design studio, with an in house print facility. The company has pride in its innovative and original designs; it also enjoys a solid reputation. Customer service is paramount. Our office is located in central New Plymouth. We are a small team that enjoys a relaxed working environment. The position will be split between building web sites and generating new sales leads and developing marketing strategies to increase the web design sector of our business.

Key Accountabilities

• Provide quality service to customers through the provision of accurate and timely feedback on job progress, requirements and variations.
• Promote the business of About Image by networking, liaising with clients and team members.
• Ensure profitability on estimated work to agreed minimum margins and deadlines.
• Ensure all systems are accurate and maintained..
• Maintain company confidentiality and commercial sensitivity.
• Ensure deadlines are met via work schedule and communication with the art director.
• Ensure all designs are compliant with copy write legislation.

Skills List

• Trained in IT with knowledge of information systems and network technology.
• A problem solver/ solution finder.
• Conversant with online business operations.
• Experienced in creating logical and innovative solutions.
• Thorough and precise.
• Have a keen interest in technology.
• Experienced in mobile applications and user experience.
• A good communicator on a daily basis with designers, clients and other IT providers.
• Experienced in developing and maintaining the front and back end functionality of websites.
• Manage databases and reporting tools.
• Provide technical support to end users.
• Provide guidance to other team members on web development issues.
• Identify and correct software deficiencies.
• Devise SEO strategies.
• Ensure the websites for customers precisely match their requirements.
• Perform maintenance and updates to existing client’s web sites.
• Participates in brainstorming sessions.
• Work on multiple projects simultaneously to a high standard.
• Knowledge with Face book, Twitter, and YouTube and web site integration.
• Knowledgeable in Wordpress, Joomla, PHP, HTML, CSS, CMS, JavaScript/jQuery, and Boot strap.
• Knowledge of e-commerce / online sales.
• Knowledge Linux server solutions.
• Can use Mac and PC platforms.
• Experience in email and domain name configuration.
• Knowledgeable in Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustration and Indesign, sublime text and Dreamweaver.v • Organises their own workload effectively and prioritise tasks.
• Adaptable and able to quickly pick up new techniques.
• Confident, friendly and easy to get along with.
• Demonstrates good time management.
• Ability to provide accurate web site estimates.