Web Designer

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 1 week ago

Reference 1360407

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Web Designer based in Belfast

Web Designer –

Role – Permanent, Full-time

Salary – Competitive salary, dependent on skills and experience

Start date – Immediate

Mahlatini Luxury Travel is looking for a talented web designer with a real passion and flair to deliver and develop outstanding creative work across our website and Rich Internet Applications. This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious designer/developer to join a dynamic and award-winning team based in Belfast, but with a global client base. Mahlatini is uniquely positioned as the only Africa travel specialists in Ireland and has recently retained its crown as Winner of the Best Safari, Wildlife and Nature holiday company in the British Travel Awards.

The successful candidate will be involved in all aspects of the web and digital marketing process, delivering best possible UX design across all Mahlatini’s platforms.

Main duties:

  • Website and Rich Internet Application design and development
  • Improving end-user experience, based on responsive design requirements with a mobile-first approach; ensuring convergence of design and usability.
  • Proactively identify and resolve design improvements across existing sites
  • Conversion rate optimisation through effective UX design
  • Integration of all Mahlatini’s digital channels – web, blog, e-mail marketing, social
  • Assist in the curation of our image and video assets library
  • Design and production of our email marketing activity and display advertising
  • Uphold visual design and content standards ensuring integrity across all brand touchpoints
  • Design and artworking of print and promotional materials for tactical marketing activity
  • Video editing for short-form promotional outputs

Personnel specification:

Essential criteria –

  • Creative flair with proven design credentials
  • 2+ years’ experience designing and developing websites using HTML 5 and CSS
  • Fluent in Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
  • Highly organised with attention to detail and an ability to multi-task
  • Experience of designing within brand guidelines Previous experience using SASS

Desirable criteria –

  • Experience with GIT or other version control systems
  • Build process technologies such as Gulp and/or Webpack.
  • PHP and/or ASP.NET (C#)
  • Passion for travel with international experience

Package –

  • A competitive salary (related to skills and experience)
  • Opportunities to grow and develop within a dynamic, expanding team
  • Potential to travel and work alongside Cape Town office

Other –

Mahlatini UK office is based in East Belfast

Hours of work – Mon to Fri 09.00 to 17.30 

To apply please click on the APPLY NOW button below tio be directed to the company website 

Closing date of 30th Septemeber.