A Front End Developer is needed for a Leading Charity

Front End Developer for A large Charity in London – £34,000- £40,000

A Passionate Front End Developer is needed to join a charity to help make a difference in society.

The Client

A Front End Developer is needed for a reputable leading charity based in Westminster. They are looking for a talented developer that has a real passion to join together as a team to make a difference in society. They run the largest and some of the most creative fundraising events by engaging the public and corporate sponsors to raise awareness.

The main focus of the team is to display deep collaboration with other business units, marketing, finance, product developers, product managers and customer experience to integrate innovation and deployment.



The Role as Front End Developer

You will be working on a bespoke events management and fundraising system to encourage customers to participate in the fundraising events that are hosted. You will be focusing on building the front end of the system using HTML, CSS and Javascript as well as a good knowledge of photoshop, illustrator and fireworks as you will be working closely with the design teams to develop robust,high-quality solutions


The Candidate

As a Front End Developer you will be comfortable working in an exciting passionate organisation where you will be part of a talented digital team. You would be able to demonstrate strong and proven solution design skills across web based architectures as well as being able to communicate clearly with other departments. You will be actively encouraged to collaborate in the creative process and keep up with new technologies and the latest trends in front end development.

Key Skills:

  • Advanced HTML5 and CSS3 inc. media queries and responsive design.
  • Advanced DOM scripting with JavaScript and jQuery. Should be comfortable writing JavaScript without jQuery
  • Good knowledge of coding and best practice for HTML emails, including creating responsive emails.
  • Good knowledge of graphics production using Photoshop, Illustrator and Fireworks
  • Advanced knowledge of Mobile Web Development, Web Standards, Accessibility, Usability, SEO and Information Architecture.
  • Some familiarity with PHP, css preprocessor like LESS & SASS, template creation using Moustache, gmap api
  • OO PHP, ZEND framework development a plus