RECRUITMENT

Are you looking for jobs and careers in Gloucestershire? We are always looking for talented and motivated individuals to join our team at our Head Office in Hardwicke, Quedgeley, Gloucester. Here you will find our current opportunities. For more information contact recruitment@gardinerbros.co.uk

 

Software Developer

Full-time, Permanent 

Salary: Competitive 

Location: Quedgeley, Gloucester 

Job Purpose: 

Software Development

Working within the in-house software development team, we create and improve bespoke software solutions to allow the core business to better manage its processes and dataflow. This includes the creation of web applications and APIs that are used by all staff, customers and other external parties.

Principle Accountabilities: 

  • Create reliable and performant software solutions to business requirements

  • Assist in the design and improvement of new and existing applications

Contribute to the continued improvement in the teams processes, software tools and output

Key Activities: 

  • Writing new and updating existing applications to improve business processes. This is within a structured source control environment with a common codebase.

  • Test and understand the impact on performance and reliability of changes to the platform

  • Work within source control and project management systems to ensure projects and code are progressed properly

Key Contacts:

  • External – None

  • Internal – Lead Developer, Business Analyst, Software Development Team, IT Team, IT Director

Education & Qualification:

  • Good GCSE or Equivalent Pass in Mathematics & English

  • Good A Level or Equivalent in Mathematics, ICT or related subject

Competencies:

  • Proficient in MS Visual Studio, using (C#, asp.net MVC, EF)

  • Confident working with JavaScript and with HTML/CSS

  • Experience SPA frameworks/Libraries

  • Functional knowledge of web API/RESTful web services

  • Strong understanding of MS SQL

  • Experience of continuous/automated deployment would be an advantage

  • Experience of working in an agile environment

  • Proficient in web centric software development environment

  • Experience of working within a source control environment (eg Git)

B2C Digital Marketing Assistant

Full-Time, Permanent

Salary – Competitive

Location: Quedgeley, Gloucester

Job Purpose:

To Support the PPC and Marketing Executive and wider B2C department in the deliverance and management of PPC, Email and Social Media Campaigns. To also assist in contributing to each website’s success through other forms of online marketing including SEO.

Principal Accountabilities & Key Activities:

  • To assist with scheduling content for Social Media channels with the prospect of eventually managing certain brands

  • Assist in creation of online retargeting ads

  • To assist with the PPC strategy, liaise with PPC and Marketing Executive and agencies to help ensure effective running of PPC Campaigns (Training will be provided on this)

  • To assist with creating content for all digital platforms

  • Assist with the overall email marketing strategy.

  • To assist B2C with monitoring and evaluating digital marketing activities.

  • Ongoing campaign analysis through google analytics

  • Ongoing assistant with site optimisation through googles search console

  • To assist B2C with the quarterly Marketing Calendar for sites, come up with ideas and help to execute.

  • Liaise with wider B2C team to ensure each website’s success.

  • Assist on all aspects of digital presence related to sites including SEO

This is a great opportunity for someone just out of College or Uni who is interested in progressing into the world of digital marketing whilst also gaining the opportunity to learn and work with some global brands

Key Contacts:

  • B2C Team

  • Customer Services and Returns Team

Education and Qualifications:

  • Computer Literate

  • GCSE’s, A Levels or equivalent

Competencies:

  • Analytical with good writing skills and have a keen eye for detail

  • Basic understanding of the concepts of digital marketing is preferable

  • Be a hands-on person with a flexible attitude and ability to cope well with the demands of a rapidly growing business.

  • A positive and enthusiastic drive towards work, with a willingness to learn.

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment, independently and following set tasks.

  • Passion for the internet and online retail.

  • Previous experience in an E-commerce and/or retail role is preferred.

  • Ability to communicate successfully and work effectively with wider team.

  • Excellent organisational skills and timekeeping.

  • A basic understanding of PPC is desirable

Website Design Optimiser

Full-Time, Permanent

Salary – Competitive

Location: Quedgeley, Gloucester

Job Purpose:

To maximise conversion rates on a variety of websites by improving both the users’ experiences and our SEO rankings.  This role will include analysing the user’s journey through the website in order to understand areas for improvement and creating well-coded and efficient Shopify stores that fit the business’s and respective brands requirements.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Planning, design, implementation and ongoing support of new and existing B2C websites.

  • Improving user journeys to drive better conversion.

  • Improving all areas of the website to improve our SEO rankings.

  • Develop, test and learn strategies to frequently improve sites with the use of HTML, CSS and JS.

  • Design responsive digital concepts across mobile, desktop and tablet for and on behalf of a range of brands.

  • Research and identify latest online design trends and website technologies to drive B2C communications forward.

  • Build upon existing website processes and methods of integration.

  • Ensure website content is up to date and strive to exceed respective brand expectations.

  • Work across various brands whilst establishing different brand guidelines

Key Activities:

  • Work with B2C team to develop site content in conjunction with website/B2C marketing calendar.

  • Design customer experience with effective user flows that engage end consumer to maximise conversion rates/ traffic to sites.

  • Troubleshoot web errors and provide technical support.

  • Analyse site results and google analytics reports to influence design choices.

  • Test website interaction and performance before going live using staging environments.

  • Suggest and implement changes to improve functionality and customer journey across all sites, using google tools to influence decisions.

  • Develop Content, Links and other functionality required to improve our SEO rankings.

Key Contacts:

  • B2C Team

  • Development Team

  • Marketing Team

Education and Qualifications:

  • A degree in graphic design, web design or equivalent preferable

  • A working knowledge of HTML, CSS and JS

Competencies:

  • Interest and experience in designing websites.

  • Ability to fully understand and interpret a design brief.

  • Passion for digital design along with solid understanding of UX and digital design best practices.

  • Excellent knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator etc.)

  • Experience of working on a Shopify platform is desirable

If you are interested in applying for this role, please send your CV and a covering letter to recruitment@gardinerbros.co.uk

 

 

 

 

 

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