Web Designer

Web Designer - Remote and Part-time working will be considered

Coventry University Students’ Union (CUSU) is going through a period of rapid growth.

To support our ambitious plans, we are looking for an experienced Web Designer to be responsible for the design, build and maintenance of CUSU’s website and web application projects.  

You will work with a range of stakeholders/audiences to design and implement innovative ways to engage audiences online as well as design and deliver training to staff and student leaders in how to get the most from our web platforms and to develop the reputation of CUSU as a leader in digital engagement.  You’ll deliver and maintain website projects for a number of clients, across a range of interesting and exciting ventures, both student and public facing.

This role is ideal for someone with a proven track record of delivering high quality web projects from brief to completion and who is looking for a technically challenging role.

You will have an aptitude for problem solving, experience of the latest web design and development technologies and a passion for continuous learning.

The ideal candidate will have significant experience of professional web design and a strong knowledge and understanding of UX, UI and SEO.

Experience of using MSL would also be beneficial but is not essential.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills are vital as you will communicate with internal and external clients and answer queries throughout the design and build process.

Working alongside the Communications and Marketing team, you’ll have the opportunity to play a major role in the development of the business and our digital future in particular.

This post is permanent, working full-time 37.5 hours per week.

A flexible approach to working hours is required.  Please be aware that as an organisation we are working temporarily on an agile basis, this will be discussed and agreed with the successful candidate.

 Part-time working arrangements as well as remote working (UK) will also be considered.

 Candidates with a disability will be guaranteed an interview, providing they meet all the essential requirements of the post.

In return we offer a generous annual leave allowance (31 days on entry), works pension scheme, a range of staff benefits and discounts and development opportunities.

We are especially keen to encourage expressions of interest from people currently under-represented within the organisation, these include but are not limited to those from the LGBT+ community, people with disabilities, and those from a Black, Asian or Minority Ethnic background.  Candidates with a disability will be guaranteed an interview, providing they meet all the essential requirements of the post.

Applications Close: Monday, 15th November 2021.  Please note CVs will not be accepted.

To view the job description and person specification, please apply here and you will be redirected to the company's website to complete the application.

CUSU is an equal opportunities employer and is actively committed to promoting equality and diversity, and expects all staff, students and volunteers to share this commitment.

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £39,739 per year
  • Location: Coventry, West Midlands, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: IT
  • Recruiter: Hiring People
  • Contact: Hiring People
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  • Reference: 352122
  • Posted: 2021-10-26 13:52:17 -

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