Web Developer Intern

Country :
United Kingdom
Region :
London
County :
Greater London
Town :
LONDON
Category :
IT - Web
Contract type :
Internship
Availability :
Part time
Experience :
Student
Starting date :
October 2018

Company description

We are a London based start up company, currently working on the launch of a unique project within the Green Haircare Luxury Industry, which soon will be retailed within SpaceNK, Boots, Holland and Barrett and Selfridges.
We are extremely passionate about our business and are looking for candidates who can participate in the launching of our exciting new brand.

Job description

We are currently offering a Student Work Placement for a hardworking, creative individual to join our exciting green haircare and lifestyle brand.

Are you looking for an internship where you can have a real impact on the direction of new brand?

This is NOT an internship where you will spend your day photocopying and making teas and coffees!!!

Brand X is currently looking for an talented Web Developer Intern to join a small friendly team and report directly to the CEO.

You will need to be able to hit the ground running, and participate in key elements of brand development such as UX/UI, Front and Back End Development


JOB DESCRIPTION
What you will you do?

Technical Aspects
•The ability to design and develop web pages, including wireframes, graphic content, and site navigation with UX/UI in mind
•The ability to design confidently, for both desktop and mobile, in the following languages/libraries (HTML5, CSS, Javascript)
•Drawing up website specifications
•Editing content, debugging code and re-designing web pages

Graphical Aspects
•Design sharable and memorable assets/visual content with best practice layout
•Design across varying marketing communications, i.e. digital and hard copy magazines, HTML, PowerPoint, PDFs, Brochures and event branding
•Work closely with colleagues to deliver optimal user experiences across the websites and applications used

Essential Skills & Experience
* Ability to apply visual design skills and principles to implement final designs for functional web pages
* Ability to transform design sketches to responsive wireframes and prototypes for functional implementation
* Good understanding of both desktop and mobile design principles, with an understanding of responsive design and best practices
* Has good introductory and/or intermediate knowledge of front-end web development in the following languages: HTML/HTML5, CSS/CSS3 Javascript
* Has excellent knowledge of graphic / web design tools such as Adobe Suite, Sketch, Invision for responsive User Interfaces, and Wordpress. Experience working with email marketing platforms is a plus.

Profile




PROFILE
Skills & Experience

- A current student with proven experience in a relevant environment.
-Good understanding of Web Development and UX/UI.
- A creative thinker.
- Aware of the leading fashion websites, newsletters, blogs and forums.
- Extremely well-organised and efficient, with a good dose of common sense.
- Able to work well as part of a team but also independently, whilst always using your initiative.
- Able to organise/carry out multiple tasks simultaneously under tight deadlines whilst always 
- Paying attention to detail.
- Exceptional time management skills;
- Able to research, digest, analyse and present material clearly and concisely;
- Excellent word processing and IT skills, including knowledge of a range of software & able to use both Windows, Apple & Android devices.
- Discreet, reliable and honest.

Preferred:
-Interest in Hair, Beauty, Fashion Industry
 

Specific needs

This internship has the flexible option to work from the office and some days remotely from home, applicants should own their own laptop


Hours and Duration

1 to 3 days
Mondays from the office and flexibility around other 2 days (Thursday/ Friday remotely if arranged)
Durations: 3 to 12 months


Pay

Travel and lunch paid when required to travel


What you will learn

Develop skills of working within a team
understanding of a luxury haircare brand
Time Management
Organisational Skills
Web developer experience with a new brand


Benefits

References provided from Ltd Companies
Hands on experience
Relaxed but professional working environment
Work 1:1 with experienced CEO with over 10 industry experience
Autonomy of role and room for creativity


How to Apply

- Your CV
- Personalised cover letter, stating why the role interest you, details of your relevant experience and skills and why we should hire you over other candidates.
-Portfolio of previous work
- A Pinterest board that you have created that encapsulates what you think represents Green Haircare through imagery and text


We look forward to receiving your applications.


Thank You & Good Luck.