Job Summary
  • Salary
    £132 (per week)
  • Location
    Leicestershire, Leicester
  • Sector
    Technology Level 3
  • Duration
    12 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    12th November 2016
  • Employer Name
    Commodity Trade Partners Ltd
  • Distance from acadmey
    • 3.7 Miles
    • 14 Minutes
  • Address
    Pomeroy Drive, Oadby LE2 5NE, United Kingdom

Job Description

An excellent opportunity is available for an individual to join an excellent company based in Leicester. The company are looking for a Web Developer to join their team to help develop all websites etc.
  • Creating new code using various different programming languages as per client specification
  • Fixing bugs and inaccuracies in web or software code
  • Code commenting (providing instructions on the code)
  • Testing of code (making sure it performs desired function)
  • Interpreting end User requirements, i.e. understanding customer needs and requirements.
  • Updating product information and content on the website
  • Create banners, images, promotions etc for display on the website (using products like Photoshop)
  • Update content managed areas (copy & artwork)
  • Manage website configuration & parameters (eg payment options, stock management)
  • Investigate and report any operational/technical issues arising
  • Scope and document ongoing website functional projects /improvements
  • Test and deploy functional projects /improvements
  • Liaise with internal resources regarding the day to day management of the website
  • Evaluate approaches & strategies to improve website sales conversions & customer engagement
  • Understand and develop sources of traffic (& the factors that influence it): email, SEO, PPC, affiliates, social media, catalogues etc
  • Investigate, evaluate and assess new ways of generating additional traffic/orders
  • Produce reports to analyse the performance of all online marketing campaigns and promotions (via reports, analytics, surveys etc)

Working Week

Monday – Friday 8:30 – 5:30pm 40 hrs per week


Requirements & Prospects


Ideally a minimum 4 GCSE’s C and above Including Maths, English and ICT (or equivalents)

Desired Skills

• Computer literate.
• Basic programming skills.
• Creative skills
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Personal Qualities

• Customer service.
• Excellent Math and English (grade C or above).
• Enthusiastic.
• Proactive.
• Willing to learn.
• Wants to achieve.c
• Accurate and methodical.

Future Prospects

Full time opportunity with the company

  • Apprenticeship Length
    12 Months
  • Training Provider
    Aspire Achieve Advance Ltd
  • Academy Location


Throughout the duration of your Apprenticeship you will be required to attend the 3aaa Technology Academy in Leicester for up to 12 weeks on a block release basis for structured training. The remainder of your training will be completed in the workplace with your Employer. You will work towards a Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship for IT, Software, Web and Telecoms Professionals. The qualifications consist of:
• Edexcel Advanced Apprenticeship in IT, Software, Web and Telecoms
• L3 Diploma in ICT Professional Competence
• L3 Extended Diploma in ICT Systems and Principles
• Level 2 Functional Skills English, Maths, ICT (if applicable)

Qualification Gained

Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)