eCommerce Digital Designer/ Developer

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eCommerce Digital Designer/ Developer

Job Introduction

  •  eCommerce Digital Designer/ Developer
  • Permanent 37.5 hours per week, Monday-Friday 9am-5pm 
  •  Lytham St Annes 
  • £25,0000-£28,000 depending on experience 
  • Close date: Monday 17th January

We are now recruiting for a Digital Designer/Developer to join our award-winning Beaverbrooks family. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with a passion for digital and a desire to further their creative career within the fast-paced world of eCommerce. 

As Digital Designer/Developer, you will work within our eCommerce Content team, creating and building industry-leading onsite content across two websites, as well as creating digital assets for marketing channels.

We are proud to have recently achieved the number one position in the prestigious 100 Best Companies to Work For list 2021, in addition to being announced as ‘Retail’s Best Company to Work For’ 2021. It’s also our 16th consecutive year of receiving three-star accreditation for ‘world class’ levels of workplace engagement.

This role is based at our office in Lytham St Annes, Lancashire. We are a social and culture centric company so whilst there will be some flexibility to work remotely, there would also be the expectation to spend some of the working week from our covid safe office. This can be discussed further at interview.

Role Responsibility

  • Working alongside other Digital Designers/Developers within the eCommerce Content team, you will be tasked with creating and building onsite content across two websites.
  • You will be responsible for the creation of assets for digital marketing channels, using Photoshop, Animate and AfterEffects (or similar programmes) to create industry-leading content.
  • You will be required to make CSS, HTML and JavaScript changes to the site, using the Web Content Management System to upload and edit online content.
  • You will translate designs into HTML, creating inspiring content pieces onsite such as seasonal Style Edits and Gift Guides.
  • You will be required to use your image editing skills to enhance assets and optimise them for use online.
  • You will keep abreast of industry best practices for areas such as SEO, accessibility and mobile-first design, ensuring that these factors are considered in everything you do.
  • Working alongside the other Digital Designers, you will be responsible for updating the website for key campaigns and trading periods such as SALE.
  • You will follow the website’s style guidelines, ensuring these are adhered to at all times.
  • You may be required to create variations of content for segmentation and A/B testing.
  • You will be required to work collaboratively with brands and partners to ensure landing pages and web content are up to date.
  • You will be required to support with reactive changes to landing pages where necessary.

The Ideal Candidate

Essential

  • Intermediate HTML/CSS coding skills
  • Skilled at working with Adobe Creative Suite/Cloud, particularly Photoshop and AfterEffects
  • A passion for eCommerce and content
  • Basic understanding of SEO
  • Strong creative flair
  • Keen eye for detail
  • Excel working towards deadlines and in a fast-paced, reactive environment
  • Hold 'customer experience' in the highest regard

Desirable

  • Experience working within an eCommerce team
  • Experience using a web content management system
  • A keen interest in the latest digital and social trends
  • JavaScript knowledge/experience

Please note that a portfolio of work would be advantageous and candidates can upload this during application. 

About the Company

We’re a family business. And you can tell that when you get here. It feels like family.

Established in 1919 we now have 72 stores across the UK and an ecommerce website, which was launched in 2001. We provide exceptional quality diamonds, jewellery and watches as well as top name brands such as TAG Heuer, Omega, Breitling, Tudor, Gucci and Vivienne Westwood.

Our purpose is to enrich lives, which simply means making a positive difference to the world we live in. We donate 20 per cent of retained profits to charity and since the year 2000, Beaverbrooks has donated in excess of £16 million to over 750 different charities.

We pride ourselves on the work we do for local communities and in support of this we offer charity matching – you raise it, we match it! You can also take 2 paid charity days per year where you can spend time away from the business doing charity work and take time off to give blood.

Some of our other benefits include:

  • Office profit share bonus
  • Free car parking
  • Outstanding staff discounts which extend to your family & friends.
  • Wellbeing scheme
  • Contributory Pension & Life Assurance
  • Free eye test every 2 years
  • Flu Vaccinations paid for
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity package
  • Maternity return to work bonus
  • Employee & family support & counselling – Retail Trust
  • Cycle scheme

If you would like to know more about Beaverbrooks, visit https://www.beaverbrooks.co.uk/about-us

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