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Front-End Developer

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Due to continued company growth, Forever Agency is looking to expand our development team to help us cope with demand. You must think of yourself as a highly motivated forward-thinking Web Developer with a strong personality to match your ambition.

You are encouraged to get involved with all aspects of a project and to make your opinions known if you think we can do things better. The opportunity for personal growth and development is huge.

You must have a strong working knowledge of WordPress and Shopify and be able to build bespoke themes from start to finish on both Platforms. We do offer additional headless content management system’s as a service so knowledge of any such platforms would be an advantage but not essential. The role is suitable for someone who is looking to take the next step in their career and looking to make an impact.

A minimum of 2 years agency experience is required.

Essential Skills and Knowledge

  • WordPress development and experience developing popular eCommerce plugins such as WooCommerce
  • Shopify development and experience in building bespoke themes.
  • Advanced working knowledge of JavaScript and JavaScript libraries such as jQuery
  • Experience of using build tools such as Gulp and Webpack
  • Experience of using version control
  • A modular approach to development
  • Confident building web applications that are fully responsive and degrade gracefully
  • A keen eye for UI principles and methodology
  • Excellent accuracy and attention to detail
  • A passion for Web Development and the willingness to use the latest technologies, trends, and best practices
  • The skills to bring our designer’s vision to life

Other Desirable Skills and Qualities

  • Experience of using JavaScript frameworks such as React to create rich interactive content
  • Working with APIs and in particular the WordPress REST API
  • Experience working with headless content management system’s

Benefits

  • A newly refurbished office located in the heart of Manchester
  • Regular social events, Friday drinks and all the usual perks of working for a young agency
  • Opportunity to shape and grow with the agency as we expand and develop into new markets
  • 22 days holiday plus your birthday and all UK bank holidays off
  • Christmas closing period
  • Access to online training courses to help you develop your skills with Friday afternoons dedicated to self-development

About Forever Agency

Why should you want to work for forever? We’re a young, vibrant team that all share a genuine passion for what we do. We started our mission 5 years ago with nothing but a belief in our idea for an agency that could work differently – and work better.

As a strategic partner, we craft digital-first brand programs, interactive and social experiences, and eCommerce in today’s and tomorrow’s ever-changing business environment.  We work with brands that excite us and brands that we know we can help grow.

We’ve come a long way since our humble beginnings. We’ve recently announced some big client wins and moved to an amazing new office in the heart of the NQ – which makes it a genuinely exciting time to join us. So, if you’re ready for a role that means you can truly make a difference, get in touch.

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