Web Design & Development Placement

Position: Webmaster
Start: Summer 2010 1 year placement
Remuneration: Unpaid but expenses of up to £200 per month can be funded.
Field: Web design, CSS, basic PHP & MYSQL, database queries, SEO, Social Media
Location: Brighton & Hove

Job Description
We require an intelligent computer whizz who will help maintain and develop our network of adventure sports travel sites. The chosen candidate will have a good knowledge of  graphic design, HTML, CSS and preferably a basic knowledge of PHP and MYSQL. They will be working with the Directors of the company and our outsourced PHP & MYSQL developers. Using Dreamweaver and Photoshop they will be involved in all aspects of maintaining and developing a busy network of sites. Depending on the skills of the chosen candidate they may also be involved in SEO, SEM and Social Media marketing.

This is a great opportunity for any aspiring geek who wants to get their teeth stuck into a real world project using the knowledge you have picked up over the last few years. We run 18 sites all sharing a single database and with single pages controlling multiple domains. Our sites receive over 1.2million unique visitors a year and regularly feature in the national press. The sites have an intranet and supplier extranet so there is plenty of room to learn valuable UI design skills.

It is a chance for the right candidate to shine in a role which will teach you essential real world skills whilst working alongside the company Directors and gaining valuable experience in running a small Internet based business. A knowledge and interest of adventure travel, extreme sports or the travel industry would be an advantage but are not required. 

Possible Training Involved (depending on interests):
Online Marketing, SEO, Photoshop, Dreamweaver

A good level of written English
Photoshop (Image manipulation, graphic design, basic web design)
Dreamweaver (Basic HTML & CSS knowledge)
Basic knowledge of SEO & online marketing
Understanding of PHP & MYSQL
Must be able to cover your own accommodation & living expenses over the £200

Contact Abby: workexperience@concorde-int.com.

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