Hiring: Front End Web Designer & Developer

Hey all, we’re Vastly Digital, a friendly and dedicated Digital Marketing Agency in Burleigh Heads QLD and we’re swamped with work! We’re looking for an experienced front-end designer and developer to work with us. It's a 2-3 days-per-week remote role (scaling up in the coming months). We're looking for a freelancer or part time employee (not an agency) based in Australia. The work is fun and varied and would be perfect for someone from a digital agency background who's looking for a part time, work from home role.

What do you need to be successful?

  • 3+ years experience with WordPress
  • Strong and demonstratable design skills
  • Knowledge of CSS and HTML
  • Understanding of design principles and knowledge of the latest digital trends
  • Strong attention to detail and creative flair
  • Knowledge of conversion rate optimisation
  • Excellent communication skills – both written and verbal
  • The ability to work in a team environment
  • High ethical standards, excellent time management and self-motivated

Bonus skills:

  • Experience with GA4 and setting up event tracking
  • Knowledge of and experience with Schema Markup
  • SEO Experience
  • Any additional design skills

Duties & Responsibilities:

Reporting to our awesome Operations Manager you’ll be undertaking the following tasks:

  • Developing WordPress web pages and blog articles for our SEO clients
  • Maintaining and updating WordPress websites as required
  • Ensure every client’s brand and style are communicated consistently via all web design elements
  • This role has a strong focus on web design (rather than complex web development). It’s one thing to be able to get the content onto the page, but another to make it look amazing!

The majority of our clients are local SMBs who focus on lead generation. Some clients have ecommerce capabilities but we work almost exclusively with Wordpress/Woocommerce with a couple of clients using WIX.

The Culture

We have a bright, sunny office in Burleigh Heads with a super-friendly team! Our company values are ‘creative, authentic, and engaging’ and we’re looking for someone who aligns with those values.

We appreciate our people, collaboration, authenticity, and inclusion within the workplace. As a team, we create an enthusiastic and fun environment with the goal of helping our team and clients to succeed. We’re all proud to work for the Vastly brand.

To Apply send your resume and examples of your design and dev work to: lex@vastly.com.au