Trainee Web Developer

  • Job Reference: 00002316-1
  • Date Posted: 7 May 2019
  • Recruiter: Aspidistra Software Ltd
  • Location: Kingsbridge, Devon
  • Salary: £18,000 to £25,000
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Aspidistra Software Ltd are looking for a trainee front-end web developer to join our team delivering B2B ecommerce web sites to our clients. This is a full-time, permanent position based in our offices in Kingsbridge, Devon.

Candidates should have some experience with HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and Responsive Web Design but this need not be ‘Commercial’ experience.   Experience with ASP.NET, jQuery, Bootstrap, and Photoshop would be an advantage.   Candidates should have good verbal and written communication skills as they will be in day to day contact with our clients. 

The Candidate will receive on the job training in all aspects of delivering commercial web sites and providing enough progress is made can expect their salary to rise to £25,000+ in 12 months.

The position is available now but candidates who are graduating this year will be considered for starting in June/July

Strictly no recruitment agencies.

Aspidistra Software

Aspidistra Software Ltd is a privately held company that sells Shopfront, a Business to Business Ecommerce package that links directly into a company’s accounting and management systems.

Our customers are wholesalers, distributors and manufacturers; think of any large industrial estate with big buildings and that is where our customers are. We currently have over 140 customers and they sell everything from kangaroo meat to tyres, sailing boats to beads and paint to cricket bats. Between them they put over £100,000,000 of orders through our sites.

We are based in Kingsbridge, South Devon – a friendly market town at the top of the Salcombe Estuary. We have great access to water for sailing, surfing, kayaking and kite surfing. The beautiful countryside abounds with lovely places to walk, run and ride and great pubs to catch your breath in afterwards. We are about a 50 minute drive from the Universities of Exeter and Plymouth. There are frequent buses to Exeter, Plymouth and Totnes for access to the mainline railway to London.

Aspidistra is a growing company and the market it operates in, B2B ecommerce, is growing at 20+% a year so there is plenty of opportunity to grow within the company. Whichever way you progress, Aspidistra will reward performance with competitive salary and benefit increases.