Designer / Front end developer
£200 - £240 per day
Location: UK, working remotely or in our London office


We’re looking for creative CSS web designers to join our exciting and fast-growing tech company that is changing the charity sector through impactful and accessible websites.


What you'll be doing

The role

  • Designing and building websites on Raising IT’s unique platform, tailoring the look and feel for each non-profit client using CSS3 and a touch of jQuery, based on inputs from a Raising IT strategist and design survey.
  • Hitting the schedule of delivering each client website within an allocated time
  • Running a one day on-site workshop (to a structure defined by Raising IT) with the client anywhere in the UK.
  • Taking part in client calls remotely with a Raising IT Delivery Manager.
  • Ensuring appropriate documentation, handover and feedback throughout.


What we're looking for


Experience

  • Proven experience of designing and building beautiful and functional responsive websites in a variety of styles.
  • Experience of presenting and running workshops directly with clients.
  • Experience of working with CMS systems.
  • Experience of working with charities or other non-profits would be a bonus but is not essential.

Skills

  • You are a creative designer who loves all things digital with a passion about how design can transform user experience.
  • You are highly practical and design with ease of build in mind.
  • An expert at HTML and CSS who can build fully responsive websites that degrade gracefully and adhere to web and accessibility standards.
  • You understand and can implement CSS3 animations, transitions, 3d transforms and know when these embellishments and interactions are appropriate.
  • You have at least a general understanding of jQuery
  • You can keep within design constraints and hit deadlines under time pressure.


Why choose to work for Raising IT?


What you’ll get

  • Your work will be high profile and make a real difference in the day-to-day lives of the organisations we work with. You will be joining a talented and enthusiastic team that genuinely care about what we do.
  • £200 - £240 per day
  • Working hours: 9am to 5.30pm as standard, flexible hours could be agreed. Please mention in your cover note if you have requirements for flexible hours.

About us

Raising IT was founded in 2009 and ever since we’ve made a huge impact with our technology for charities and nonprofits. Our technology platform delivers mobile optimised sites and provides a simple CMS, CRM, fundraising, ecommerce and events solution for the charity and non-profit sector. Our platform has served hundreds of the UK’s leading charities.

Over the last 7 years we’ve achieved some big things with a relatively small team and as we grow we continue to strive to maintain a culture of a small, dynamic, agile technology company.

We're growing steadily, have exciting but realistic plans for continued growth over the next few years and have a world class team.

How to apply

To apply send a link to your portfolio along with your CV and a short cover note telling us why you are interested in the role to kathie.wu@raisingit.com

(Please note that we are not using recruitment agencies to fill this role.)