Junior Web Developer (Apprenticeship)
Junior Web Developer (Apprentice)
Charity Electric is a marketing agency that helps charities elevate their donor support. We work exclusively with charities, all across Canada. Our strategic focus is in effective and efficient integrated marketing.
You will work with the development, maintenance, and improvement of our WordPress based landing pages and websites. During the first four months of this role, you will train as an apprentice. Following the successful completion of the training phase, this role will become permanent.
Ensure strong communication with Charity Electric’s digital team to maintain update on status, risks, and issues regarding campaigns and production.
Maintenance and development of websites and digital campaigns including: e-blasts, e-newsletters, and social media management.
Building WordPress sites, landing pages, and anything in-between to support Frontier’s clients or their ongoing marketing campaigns.
Converting PSD files from our designers into responsive, modular, HTML5-based pages.
Monitoring and implementing ever-evolving best practices to our projects.
Bringing the UX’s asymptotically closer to perfection.
The Must Haves
Intermediate fluency in HTML and CSS.
Comfortable developing for WordPress and editing WordPress sites.
The ability to use Sketch / Photoshop / Illustrator to extract visual content for HTML / CSS
A willingness to learn, and to be flexible and self-reliant.
A diligence for web standards, site performance, and usability.
Initiative. Spearheading development and putting your ideas into action when you identify an unfulfilled need.
Strong communication skills.
The Nice To Haves
Familiarity with MailChimp.
Understanding of online tools like, Slack, Google Apps, Asana, etc.
Google Analytics experience.
Knowledge of ecommerce tracking pixels.
32 hours a week at $12.65/hour for first 4 months while training, then increase to $18/hour. Position located in Victoria, BC. Start date September, 2018.
Email your interest with a resume, cover letter, and any links, videos, resources and attachments you like to firstname.lastname@example.org with subject line “Junior Web Developer Application”.