We are currently experiencing issues with our phoneline. If you have an urgent enquiry, please contact us via our contact form

Head of Web Development

Responsibilities

  • Managing the other members of the Development team, including lending support when required, and overseeing their output.
  • Motivating and driving the Development team: the ideal candidate for this role is enthusiastic, passionate, knowledgeable, and a strong team leader.
  • Scheduling and leading frequent Development team meetings, keeping on track of deadlines on builds, and quality of work.
  • Working with the Design and Digital Marketing teams to create high-quality websites.

Requirements

  • Full-stack WordPress and Magento experience.
  • Development of WordPress sites using custom themes.
  • PHP development of custom WordPress functionality.
  • Frontend development of WordPress themes.
  • Implement on-site SEO best practices.
  • Employee Management: you will be the first port of call for other members of the content team when it comes to advice on strategy, accounts, client liaison, and time management.

Essential

  • WordPress, PHP, HTML, CSS
  • Gulp build system
  • SASS
  • JavaScript & JQuery
  • MySQL
  • Basic linux (CentOS/RHEL)
  • Version control (git preferred)

Apply for this position

Upload your cover letter and CV; please take the time to let us know about yourself. The real you, not a standard cover letter. We want you to tell us why you want to work for Forever, about yourself, and detail links to content that shows us your talent. Please make sure your share settings allow us to see your brilliant work.
By submitting your application, you agree to our privacy policy which details how we use your data.
We prefer PDF’s under 10MB
No file chosen