Our marketing team is seeking a creative, talented and passionate front-end web developer candidate who is ready to join a dynamic team leading the Hospitality industry on the Gulf Coast. The ideal candidate will be someone who is highly confident in developing WordPress sites from beginning to end and gets excited about using custom post types and incorporating the latest and greatest plugins. You should also look for ways to improve the UI of our sites. We need you to strive to use technology to make our sites easier to maintain, scalable, faster, more extensible, more attractive and provide ease of use for
Innisfree Hotels is one of the largest and most dynamic Hospitality Management Company’s in the South Eastern US with over 25 properties in its portfolio. At Innisfree Hotels we work hard to create an environment that allows our team members to excel in their positions with opportunities to grow and develop personally and professionally while having a great time being part of a fun, productive and cutting-edge team.
Position Duties: Coordinating and participating in the design, layout and creative support of web-based projects Perform audits and re-designs of existing websites Plan, Create and Launch new websites for properties as they are added to the Innisfree portfolio while maintaining adherence to specific brand standards for web design, layout and images Consulting with clients and the account team to ensure the use of effective Internet-based technologies for user interface designs associated with enterprise-level business applications Internal design support for multiple projects as needed Coordinate and oversee the development and implementation of regular content updates for all sites in the portfolio Be the 1st call to troubleshoot any and all website issues that may arise
Position Requirements: Associates or Bachelors Degree (Preferably in web design, marketing, graphic design or related field) WordPress, HTML, CSS & java script skills are essential Competency in Photoshop & Fireworks is preferred High level of design / layout skill and technical proficiency An online portfolio loaded with Great websites that will impress Working knowledge of SEO Best Practices
Qualities: Takes direction well, but also makes decisions and takes the initiative in personal AOR Enjoys behavioral typography and color theory Gets excited about web information architecture and user experience design Strong communication skills Stays up to date on current WordPress Plugins, 3rd party web technologies and hosting platforms Professional, dependable, solid work ethic, detail-oriented, self-motivated An eye for detail and a dedication to quality Remains calm and productive on tight deadlines or when operating in an unexpected environment
A Plus if you have: CSS3/HTML5 Internet marketing experience Basic PHP/MySQL knowledge Knowledge of CMS such as Tumblr, Shopify, WordPress, Joomla, Drupal or other content management systems