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    EMPLOYER
  • Employer Name
    Warlord Games
  • Distance from academy
    • 1.4 Miles
    • 8 Minutes
  • Address
    Nottingham NG7 2BD, UK

Employer Description

Job Description

This Web Designer/Front End Developer Assistant role provides an opportunity for the successful candidate to join a growing hobby company with a strong online presence. The candidate would be able to bring fresh ideas and innovation to a changing marketplace.

Warlord Games is keen to recruit a local young person to start their career within a web support role
Purpose:
• To assist in the continual development and maintenance of the Warlord games websites and online stores
• To develop the Warlord online presence to promote sales
Tasks:
• Maintenance and development of ecommerce webstores and other sites
• Exploration, development and implementation of apps or services that aid our running of the Warlord sites
• Creation of design elements and online advertisements
• Creation of digital elements for promotional campaigns with part-ners
• Ongoing website design and improvements in functionality, user experience, SEO, information structure, etc.
• Development of targeted promotional capability
• Development of the reporting capability
• Aiding and coaching the web team in their development of tech-nical skills
• Ensure webstore integration with Netsuite business system
• Special technical projects as they arise
Jointly Accountable for:
• Hitting the agreed web sales budget (by increasing the number of orders placed & increasing the average transaction value)
• Security and uptime of the web sites & stores
• The look and feel of the Warlord sites
• Site performance and functionality
• Newsletter technical functionality

Working Week

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm

LOCATION


Requirements & Prospects

Qualifications

A minimum of 5 GCSE’s C and above Including Maths, English and ICT (or equivalents)

Desired Skills

  1. HTML/ CSS/ JAVA SCRIPT/ JQUERY
  2. Experience of developing a basic functional web page
  3. • Strong communication skills

Personal Qualities

  1. Committed
  2. Keen to develop skills

Future Prospects

Full permanent prospects

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

Training

Throughout the duration of your Apprenticeship you will be required to attend your local academy for 16 days of training. The remainder of your training will be completed in the workplace with your Employer. You will work towards a Level 3, Software Development Technician apprenticeship.

The qualification will consist of:
• Level 2 Functional Skills English and Maths (if applicable).
• Knowledge Module 1 – Software Development Methodologies Part 1 (Introduction).
• Knowledge Module 2 – Programming Part 1 (Introduction).
• Knowledge Module 1 – Software Development Methodologies Part 2 (Plus Exam).
• Knowledge Module 2 – Programming Part 2 (Plus Exam).

On completion of this apprenticeship, you will be awarded BCS accredited Knowledge Modules covering the following topics: Software Development Context, Methodologies and Programming. You will also be eligible to apply for entry onto the register of IT Technicians confirming SFIA L3 Professional Competence.

*Knowledge Modules are specified by the British Computer Society (BCS)

Qualification Gained

Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)

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