About the role:
If you have knowledge of popular front end technology, specifically HTML5, CSS3 and Java script, we want to hear from you.
We are currently recruiting for a Junior Front End Developer to join our Leamington Spa Head office. This is an exciting role which would ideally suit a junior developer who is looking to move up to the next level and be at the centre of a major “culture shift” as the organisation embraces digital and looks forward to a period of significant growth.
You will be responsible for:
- Develop reusable code and libraries for future use and application
- Create and service website information pages, micro sites and relevant external websites
- Work with the ecommerce merchandising team to provide them a range of digital assets to facilitate their external communications and sales activities.
You will have:
- Knowledge of open source content management systems and application development environments, e.g. WordPress
- Ability to engage and work with a range of internal and external stakeholders, and bridge the gap between technical and non-technical stakeholders
- Experience of working with third party suppliers, with a high attention to detail and best practice
- Able to prioritise, co-ordinate and review the work of others and provide advice/guidance regarding project deliverable
- Proactive in maintaining knowledge of trends, new developments, emerging technology, accessibility and usability issues relating to the field of a digital developer. Ensure the team is kept abreast of any insights
Wolseley is the world’s largest trade distributor of plumbing and heating products and a leading supplier of building materials. Our head office functions are based in Royal Leamington Spa with another major office site in Ripon.
Our company is organised into trading brands, serving distinct customer groups. Our brands are market leaders with outstanding reputations for supplying professionals in the construction and civils market.
Wolseley UK provides an unrivalled daily delivery service to almost 800 branches from our regional distribution centres all backed by a national distribution centre at Royal Leamington Spa. This daily service, supplemented by branch-based vehicles, utilises one of the country’s largest fleets of specially-designed commercial vehicles.
Wolseley UK is the UK operating company of Ferguson plc, the world’s largest specialist distributer of plumbing and heating products. We supply 1.1 million customers with 1 million products carefully sourced from approximately 52,000 suppliers.