We are always in need of the services of talented and motivated individuals with skills in digital, on a freelance basis. Including –

Digital Marketing and SEO Assistant

Essential skills:

  • Firm understanding of the principles of website optimisation and inbound marketing.
  • Proven experience in using key online tools such as Majestic SEO or Open Site Explorer effectively.
  • Ability to manage and implement inbound marketing and SEO campaigns for clients.
  • Client account management experience.

Desirable skills:

  • Ability to write quality copy or provide briefs for the creation of high-quality copy from providers.
  • Website management experience for a variety of CMS systems.

Website Designers

Essential skills:

  • Graphic design skills. Proven experience in designing websites from scratch, using Photoshop or designing in the browsers using html5 and CSS3.
  • Proven experience in converting website designs into html/css/Javascript.
  • WordPress framework experience, in particular ability to hand-code themes from supplied or self-created designs.

Desirable skills:

  • Ability to design logos and for traditional print media in Adobe Illustrator.
  • Basic understanding of PHP  and the ability to modify or create PHP code.
  • Experience of working with Linux servers and MySQL databases.
  • Experience of designing for ecommerce websites and mobile apps.

Website Developers

Essential skills:

  • Proven experience of and ability to code in PHP, preferably using a range of frameworks.
  • WordPress framework experience, in particular the ability to hand-code plugins.
  • Extensive experience of working with Linux servers and MySQL databases.

Desirable skills:

  • Experience of using the GIT distributed version control and source code management (SCM) system.
  • Experience of coding for CMSs other than WordPress and also for ecommerce systems such as Magento.

Verulam is a small digital agency that requires all employees and contractors to have a very positive ‘can-do’ attitude. All staff members are expected to do whatever is required to deliver projects on time, on budget and to agreed quality standards. You will be expected to embrace change and challenges. If this sounds like you then we want to hear from you.

If you have some or all of the above please email careers@verulamwebdesign.co.uk with your CV and a covering letter explaining how you meet the minimum requirements and why you would like to join the team at Verulam.