Front-End Web Developer

  • Job Reference: Jarrang
  • Date Posted: 13 February 2020
  • Recruiter: Unlocking Potential
  • Location: Falmouth, Cornwall
  • Salary: £23,000
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications, Sales & Marketing
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

As part of our ongoing success and recent expansion at Jarrang, we are recruiting for another Email Designer & Developer to join the team and increase our capacity for delivering email marketing assets.

This is a great opportunity to join a multi-award winning team, for an experienced, talented and highly professional developer with design skills to join our team of email marketing specialists to deliver high-quality content.

Working closely with our Client Success Team you will be tasked with creating and maintaining email marketing campaigns for clients across multiple sectors throughout the UK and Europe.

We are looking for someone who likes to follow a process but who can still think outside the box, bring creative ideas and who has a positive and flexible approach and who wants to work as part of a tight-knit, high-performing team.  If you’re keen to learn and have a can-do approach, we will give you the training you need to learn new skills. 

Typical Day to Day tasks

  • Design, create and code designs for email marketing campaigns, landing pages and supporting material
  • Develop and maintain email marketing assets for multiple clients
  • Support the Client Success Team by loading and testing email campaigns for clients
  • Research and develop new tools and techniques to help evolve the business
  • Work to meet clients’ deadlines which will require working on multiple email marketing campaigns simultaneously

What you’ll need

  • Some experience working in a similar role, designing and coding content within a professional environment
  • Working knowledge of HTML5 and CSS
  • Ability to create email and web-standard designs to a professional standard
  • Be able to demonstrate a digital portfolio of relevant work
  • Competent working knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud especially Photoshop, XD and After Effects
  • Excellent attention to detail

Whilst not essential, we’d also love you to have some of these desirable skills

  • Experience of using email marketing programmes within a similar role
  • Experience with WordPress and/ or Webflow
  • Experience with PHP, JavaScript and jQuery
  • Ability to report to multiple stakeholders
  • Experience in Project Management
  • The drive to develop new processes and email marketing techniques
  • Experience in Google Analytics and Data Studio reporting
  • Knowledge of SASS and task automation tools (such as Gulp)
  • Data Management processes such as FTP, API, SQL

Company Description

Jarrang is an email marketing agency specialising in the deployment of eye-catching and effective email marketing campaigns and programmes.  Formed in 2003, we service clients worldwide from our enviable coastal location in Falmouth, which was recently listed in the prestigious Sunday Times ‘Best Place to Live’.

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Other Benefits

  • 25 days holiday, plus an additional day for each year served, up to 30 days (plus public holidays)
  • Team performance bonus worth up to £1,000 each
  • Latest Apple hardware
  • Monthly, fully-funded, team lunches
  • Beautiful coastal location
  • Opportunity to work with National and International brands
  • Attend events to learn and be involved in evolving new technologies
  • Friendly, inclusive, family-feel, team environment
  • Opportunity to develop your skills set through our proactive attitude to training
  • Friday “5 o’clock” club – end of week drinks and activities
  • Team building days
  • As a small, niche agency, you’ll be able to see the impact of your work on a daily basis and will be part of our growth

Here’s what one of our current developers has to say

“I never dreamt I could work in an industry like email marketing and be able to look out at the beautiful Cornish coastline every day. Working at Jarrang has allowed me to pursue the career I want, in a place that suits me, and it benefits my work every single day.

It is my mission to design & build emails as good as anybody else in the world and to do so we need another developer who shares that ambition to work alongside us to push the boundaries of what is possible in email marketing.

In a small team like Jarrang, you are uniquely positioned to be able to bring your ideas to life. We blend the benefit of 15 years’ experience in email marketing with the ambition and enthusiasm of a brand new start-up.”

Interested?  Here’s what to do next

Please attach your CV, covering letter and link to your online portfolio (if you have one) or send examples of your previous work to us

CLOSING DATE: Sunday 1st March 2020

Jarrang is an Equal Opportunities employer.