Web Designer & Developer

Job description

About The Marketing Practice

We firmly believe that The Marketing Practice (TMP) is the best place for B2B marketers. We are one of the fastest-growing and most-awarded B2B marketing agencies in the world, working with exciting companies like Microsoft, Salesforce and O2 on cutting-edge global programmes from our three international offices. And because of that growth and scale, there are heaps of opportunities for ambitious, committed marketers to succeed and grow at TMP – whether that means taking the next step on your career ladder, working with experts across marketing disciplines to develop new skills, or on-the-job learning with our bespoke TMP Academy training programme.


That’s not just empty promises: all but one of our board members worked their way up through the company, including three who started as graduates. Today, we’re bringing on new clients and expanding our capabilities in all departments – that means we need people like you to come and join the TMP family. So, if you’re looking to progress your career, do your best work, develop new skills, and have fun working with like-minded, talented people every day, we would love to hear from you.


Role scope/purpose

We’re looking for a talented Web Designer & Developer to support with a growing and exciting number of digital marketing projects for our clients, including global brands. You’ll need a good balance of both design and coding skills, as well as a keen interest in the latest industry trends.


Working closely with the Digital team’s leads on UX and development, you’ll be both a developer who can design and a designer that can code and able to work closely with stakeholders and other teams to design user-centered experiences from concept to fulfilment. You’ll work on multiple projects that may involve creating wireframes for responsive web pages, producing emails with commercial impact, developing banners for display advertising campaigns and supporting the building of mock-ups, prototypes and full site completions.


This is a role with a great opportunity to stamp your mark and be part of projects from conception to implementation. You’ll have opportunity to engage directly with clients and be expected to have a keen interest in the latest industry trends to continually improve and innovate and adhere to the highest standards.

Requirements

Job Duties and Responsibilities

As a Web Designer & Developer, you’ll have the following responsibilities:

  • Evaluate and analyse requirements to produce intuitive and functional UX experiences that are achievable for implementation (e.g. on the client’s technical platform).
  • Creation of low and high-fidelity wireframes and user journeys and close liaison with the in-house Creative team to produce fully branded mock-ups for client approval.
  • Creation of page layout and user journey variants for segmentation and A/B testing.
  • Front-end development of campaign landing pages and marketing emails for clients using a variety of tools such as Eloqua, Marketo and HubSpot.
  • Creation of HTML5 banner advertising for display advertising campaigns.
  • HTML, CSS and JavaScript changes to websites using content management systems.
  • Be a champion in the agency for UX best practices and user-centered design.
  • Providing technical advice and support to internal teams and clients.
  • Maintaining a focus on industry best practice for areas such as accessibility and mobile first design, ensuring that these factors are considered in everything you do.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • A passion for design and development and able to interpret functional requirements into fit-for-purpose user interfaces.
  • Comfortable sketching ideas, wireframes and user journeys and able to adapt to evolving requirements and stakeholder feedback.
  • Positive and proactive approach to workloads, deadlines and client demands.
  • Highly organised and able to work independently and at a fast pace.
  • Accurate and with a high attention to detail.
  • Warm, can-do attitude.
  • Calm under pressure and a team player

Experience

  • At least two years experience in UX and UI design, including low and high fidelity wireframes, with a portfolio showcasing previous work.
  • Ideally, experience in the technology or software sector
  • Strong knowledge of responsive web design practices, technologies and methodologies.
  • Experience of front-end development using standards-compliant HTML5, CSS and JavaScript (WordPress and/or Drupal experience an advantage).
  • Experienced using Adobe Creative Suite, including Photoshop.