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Are you our next frontend / WordPress developer?

Join our growing team of developers – find out more about our latest job role here…

Media Matters Site

We are looking for someone to join the team, with either a strong foundation in frontend development ors with commercial WordPress experience.

As a valued member of a small team, your opinion and approach counts – you’ll be relied upon to help drive the team forwards, with plenty of room for new ideas and innovation. There’s also plenty of support, with an experienced team and established modern workflows and processes.

As a Web Developer at Free Thinking you will get to work on many projects of different sizes, working in a team and alone. Using different technologies – from WordPress and Magento to Symfony business systems with a React frontend – we produce a range of projects from simple brochure and eCommerce websites to larger business systems and web applications.


About the role

The role will include:

  • Frontend implementation of supplied designs
  • Building WordPress websites
  • Building user interfaces for web applications and software
  • Staying plugged into emerging technologies and industry trends
  • Working from Product Requirements/Spec Documents
  • Building responsive websites/applications using media queries and best practices
  • Supporting legacy clients and projects
  • Support from us towards developing your skill set and career


  • 30 days holiday year (including Bank and Public holidays)
  • Flexible working hours
  • Staff workplace pension
  • Competitive salary (based on experience)

About you

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have a passion for web design / development and web technologies
  • Have a logical mind with a desire to produce excellent work
  • Have strong organizational skills and be able to work to deadlines
  • Want to be a valued member of a growing agency

Required Experience:

  • HTML/CSS/JavaScript
  • WordPress
  • 2+ years commercial experience

Advantageous (but not required) Experience:

  • GIT
  • Use of any PHP Frameworks (we use Symfony)
  • Use of any frontend libraries (we use React)
  • Building eCommerce sites with Magento / Magento 2

What’s next?

This is a Full-time, Permanent role.

In the first instance please provide a portfolio of example websites that they have worked on, along with your CV – send it on to [email protected]