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Lead Wordpress Designer


Mar 12, 2018



Agent: Rebecca M.

Job #: 129994

Job Description

Lead WordPress Designer
Salary: Up to £60K (depending on experience)

Job Description: 
We are looking for a talented and self-motivated Lead WordPress Designer with development skills to work in our marketing team. You will report into the Marketing Director and be responsible for the design and front-end development of a portfolio of 3 multi-lingual websites, including creation & customization of WordPress themes and plugins. 

The candidate should be up to speed with industry design trends and have a strong understanding of the entire web development process, including design, development, and deployment. 
This role, amongst other things, will own a lot of our webmaster duties, to support Marketing in the release of content. 

Key Responsibilities 
• Redesign of our website with the objective of improving CRO, SEO and look & feel 
• Running A/B or multivariate testing to improve CRO 
• Responsible for all pixel management to support digital marketing activities 
• Business-as-usual updating of the sites with copy changes, videos, forms etc. 
• Building landing pages and content pages to support Marketing initiatives 
• Technical changes to sites to improve SEO 
• Connecting with APIs where necessary 

Key Skills 
• WordPress 
• Responsive/adaptive/mobile first design 
• Usability & Conversion Rate Optimisation 
• Experience of AWS 
• SEO-friendly coding 
• Experienced with accessible coding practices 
• Debugging tools like Firebug, Chrome inspector, etc. 

Personal Attributes 
• Ability to work fast and on tight deadlines 
• Good understanding of design principles and best practices with great attention to detail 
• Self-motivated with a high level of pride in their work 
• Someone who wants to be part of a multi-functional marketing team and is comfortable working with people with differing levels of technical ability and understanding

Client Description:

We offer subscription software to independent hotels across Europe, and are growing fast. We have 160 staff in offices across France, Germany, Italy, Tunisia, and are headquartered in London. 
We love our customers, they’re some of the most interesting and quirky hotels in Europe, they are remarkable people and if you like diversity, enjoy good service, and enjoy helping great people grow great businesses, then, we are the place for you. 
We are looking for someone to help us take us to the next level. It is built on solid foundations but we want it to really impress everybody who visits it with beautiful, simple, forward looking design and we want you to help us make that happen. 

Want more details about this and other London opportunities? Meet Rebecca Murray!

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