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WordPress Developer


The Gekko Group is looking for a WordPress developer to join its growing team and assist in maintaining existing sites and driving new business for the agency through new site development & maintenance.

Your package:

  • Salary up to £32,000 + company bonus

  • 22 days holiday in addition to bank holidays (per annum)

  • Parking

  • Company Pension scheme – 3% employer contributions

  • Ongoing personal development

  • Access to employee assistance programme

  • Perkbox subscription

  • Gym membership

Your role:

  • Managing and monitoring WordPress environments

  • Testing and deploying WordPress plugin updates

  • Content review QA

  • Custom development of in house WordPress plugins

  • WordPress theme editing

Do you have what it takes?

Fluent with website delivery with experience within a WordPress environment.

  • Excellent HTML, PHP and CSS skills

  • Extensive WordPress knowledge (building custom WordPress plugins)

  • Capable of working with and managing plugins and updates

  • Demonstrable portfolio of experience

  • A focus on quality and testing

  • Must be an effective communicator, able to work independently to achieve objectives within set timescales

Additional Desirable skills (non-essential)

Front end development experience

Version Control Git

MySQL experience

Knowledge of front end frameworks

SEO and Analytics experience

Processwire CMS

.NET framework

Gekko is a creative customer experience marketing agency seeking talent to create and evolve campaigns. We enhance our brands customer journey by streamlining and tailoring the customer experience to drive sales across retail, B2B and online channels.

Choose Gekko to build your career and we will support you to gain practical experience from across the best global tech brands. Aligning with our core values, that underpin the way we work - we trust you to make the right choices. We encourage everyone at Gekko to be insightful in their approach and honest to themselves and others.

At Gekko Group everyone is welcome and as an inclusive employer, our teams are encouraged to be relaxed but professional. Be your best self, in a trusted team so we can grow together.

If you identify with the key skills and experience in this role that we are looking for, we’d like to hear from you.

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Gekko, Thames Court, 20-22 The Broadway, Newbury, Berkshire, RG14 1AU

Tel: +44 (0) 1635 271530
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