Careers

CURRENT VACANCY:

Web Developer

Key skills required:

  • Web Development Skills
  • Customer focused
  • This person must be willing to accept that the clients’ ideas are not always right, but must be given utmost consideration.
  • Excellent IT & computer skills.
  • Exceptional creative flair and design.
  • Exceptional listening skills. OSA Creative Marketing is a very client-focused organisation and this person must be willing to interact with the customer base from time to time and translate their ideas into effective design.
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail.
  • An understanding of the latest trends in design and their role within a commercial environment.
  • Proven competence in web development.
  • Professional approach to time, costs and deadlines.
  • Understanding project requirements (‘brief’).
  • Creativity, flexibility, detail-oriented, deadline-oriented, self-motivated, strong work ethic and positive attitude.
  • Advanced knowledge and experience in WordPress, Joomla/Drupal, PHP, JavaScript, JQuery, HTML5, CSS3 (ASP.NET an added advantage). Coding knowledge is essential!
  • A desire to learn the programs that he/she is not so familiar with – but we need a fast learner.

 

Job description:

  • Assisting with the developing web sites
  • Prepares work to be accomplished by gathering information and materials.
  • Taking a client brief through to web development working within client’s corporate identity guidelines.
  • Preparing rough drafts based on agreed brief.
  • Reviewing final layouts and suggesting improvements if required.
  • Amending designs according to the clients’ final comments.
  • Maintains technical knowledge by research; reviewing professional blogs, workshops etc. as required.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  • Ensure deadlines are met and design work is done to the highest quality, within a budget.
  • Estimating the time the project will require.
  • Workload Organisation Skills: This position requires someone who can prioritise, organise, and manage a substantial workload for a variety of clients. This includes being able to complete jobs in a timely manner or on a specified deadline. This skill set also involves being able to finish jobs within estimated time to ensure profitability and sustainability of the business.
  • Keeping time per project to ensure proper billing and documentation.
  • Work in tandem with others in the design department, sharing responsibility of workloads, quality control and the like.

 

Please send your CV and portfolio to: mariette@osa.co.za