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Web Developer/ Designer

  • Location:
    Derby (DE24)
  • Salary:
    up to £30,000 + benefits
  • Employment Type:
  • Closing Date:
    30 May 2019
Reporting Group:
  • Derwent Living

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Based from our office in Derby we are looking for a Web Developer to join our team. Producing engaging and appealing websites you will provide some IT support the Derwent living team.

What your role will be   

As one of our Web Developers you will build new web technology based applications, with expert knowledge of structuring, developing and implementing interactive and engaging websites and systems Ensuring that all sites are reflective of the Derwent Living brand  you will work proactively with key stakeholders and customers. You will monitor performance against KPIs to understand their success.

You will have an innovative attitude to work, providing advice on new and pre-existing technologies as well as introducing new working practices.

Liaising with external suppliers you will ensure compliance with technical guidelines to ensure a high quality service.

A full job description is attached and we would encourage all candidates to review this upon application.

Your background

To be considered for this role you will have experience working within a Developer/ Design role.  With experience utilising CSS and HTML technologies, you will also have a work history designing and managing wordpress implementations. Significant experience managing web server implementations would set you apart from other candidates.

You will embody our SPIRIT values and have a proactive, enthusiastic approach to your working day. Innovation and a curious mind when learning about new technologies will set you apart from other candidates.

What we offer you

We know that when you feel valued and you enjoy your working environment, you perform better in your role and your overall morale and well-being improves. In this role you will receive an attractive rewards package that will include a comprehensive pension; generous holiday entitlement; childcare vouchers; high street discount vouchers; free counselling; free flu-jabs; opportunities to get loans, plus many other benefits including career development.

About us

Derwent Living is a ‘profit for social purpose’ organisation providing affordable housing to suit a range of lifestyles. Formed in 1964, Derwent Living manages more than 25,000 properties across the UK.  During the past 50 years, Derwent Living’s remit has expanded significantly, but our core values remain the same. As well as homes to rent for people on lower incomes, Derwent Living offers properties for retired people, homes for sale through part-buy, part-rent schemes, residential lettings and key-worker accommodation.  Derwent Living’s primary focus is providing good, affordable housing and improving services for residents through greater resident engagement and involvement.

What's next?

If you meet the criteria and are ready to make the next step in your career then apply following our simple 5 minute application process, upload a CV and a supporting statement which demonstrates how you meet the requirements of the role. If you have any questions please call the recruitment team on 01772 666555.

Please note that we may bring the closing date forward, if we receive a large number of quality applications. If you are interested in this role we would advise applying immediately to avoid disappointment.

If you are using a mobile device such as an iPad then ensure your CV is stored in the cloud, we currently support Google Drive, OneDrive and Dropbox.

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Derby (DE24)
Derwent Living, No. 1 Centro Place, Derby, Derbyshire, England, DE24 8RF
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