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Web Developer and Graphic Design Apprentice

Web Developer and Graphic Design Apprentice

Posted 21 June by Intequal
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Vacancy Overview:

Do you have a passion for IT and software, and enjoy being creative? Do you enjoy building apps, constructing websites or using code? Then this might just be the perfect position for you to kickstart your career!

Working Week:

Monday to Friday, 9am - 5.30pm

Weekly Wage:

£175.00

Detailed Job Description:

We are looking for a technically savvy and resourceful apprentice to join the innovative and exciting world of software and web development.

As a Level 3 Software Developer Apprentice, you will be undertaking a recognised apprenticeship qualification including Microsoft certifications, at the same time as working as part of the companys software development team.

Youll work as part of the team to learn about the latest technologies the company uses to deliver what they need. You will be assisting with projects and gaining on the job knowledge whilst gaining a qualification.

The role will start with a wide remit covering web design with an element of website management. This will be reviewed periodically to ensure that you are happy with the main duties laid out, and as the company grow your duties may change. This will be primarily down to how you wish to grow within the company and what our client requirements are. The position will involve working on current web projects, liaising with the customer and attending meetings to discuss the design of the website. You will also be responsible for web amendments and faults. These faults could be website issues and you may need to speak to a 3rd party regarding coding or development.

As the business has already experienced rapid growth, there is a requirement for documentation to be collated and kept up to date, so administration and keeping tickets up to date as well as filing emails is a must.

As a Microsoft Software Developer Apprentice your main role and responsibilities will include:

Web design

Graphic design including work on Illustrator and Photoshop

Creating social media templates and graphics

Website support and admin

Adding new test sites and any fixes or admin that needs to be done in the cPanel

Updating clients with progress of amendments or projects

Filing emails in the correct client folder in Outlook

Maintaining a high level of customer service

Answering 1st line support calls when other team members unavailable

Administration of the web team and support inbox

Helping with webservers and liaising with the server centre for any webserver problems

Project management and dealing with specialist projects for websites

Supporting the Operations Manager and team with any other duties relating to the department or role.

Throughout the duration of the apprenticeship, you will receive Microsoft training and accreditation through blended learning. This combines online technical training within a virtual classroom, as well as real-world and practical experience with your employer. The certifications you gain are highly respected and globally recognised. The skills, knowledge and experience you will gain whilst on the programme are invaluable, giving you the best possible start to your professional career within the IT industry.

About the Company

Our client is an award-winning company that specialises in the provision of IT, web and telephony services. They supply web design packages, website support, bespoke development, e-commerce websites, content writing, SEO, social media management, cloud services, hosted exchange, gigabit fibre, IT support, Office 365 & emails support, hosted telephony, on site phone systems, call answering & recording and telephony support.

Skills Required:

You will be highly organised, with fantastic time management and prioritisation skills

You will have excellent communication skills and a brilliant telephone manner

You will be willing to work hard and eager to learn

You will have an interest in software development

You will possess some knowledge in coding/programming

You will be able to pick up new technologies and processes quickly.

You must have the ability to problem-solve, be good with documentation, be able to think for yourself and be a creative individual.

Personal Qualities:

The company require a bright, enthusiastic and hardworking individual with a genuine desire to learn and to build a career in technology. The company are looking for someone with a positive, highly self-motivating, can-do attitude and who isnt afraid to ask questions.

Other Information:

The company offers excellent in-house and external training, ongoing support, free parking and regular team outings/lunches.

Please note that your commute may be taken into consideration when we review your application, in line with our safeguarding practices.

Required skills

  • • You will be highly organised, with fantastic time management and prioritisation skills • You will have excellent communication skills and a brillian

Reference: 43110610

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