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Web Developer

Accra, Ghana

The goal of the Website Developer is to create and code web pages using templates, artwork, design standards, and content management systems that fit clients’ requirements. He or she will be required to combine creativity with technical know-how in producing engaging and effective websites.

This role is project-based and not a full-time employment. Successful candidates will work remotely on a short term basis. 

Bewsys is an IT firm that truly understands sustainable development.  We create impactful software solutions that help achieve the sustainable development goals.

Bewsys has a successful track record with international development partners such as UNICEF, UNDP, IOM, The World Bank and other bilateral and multilateral organizations.

Duties

1. Design page layouts and templates.

2. Design the website's visual imagery and ensure it is in line with company branding policy or the requirements of the client.

3. Design graphics, animations, and manipulate digital photographs.

4. Use a variety of software editors in coding.

5. Utilize data and analytics in making design decisions.

6. Register web domain names and organize the hosting of the website.

7. Search engine optimization (SEO).

8. Create and maintain a database of design assets.

9. Prepare the site by installing and configuring server tools.

10. Ensuring cross-platform compatibility.

11. Establishing links and locability by registering with search engines.

12. And any other task your manager may deem appropriate.

Must-Have

1. A minimum of three years working experience in a similar role.

2. Portfolio of strong creative work.

3. Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud (Dreamweaver, Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator).

4. Experience with HTML, Javascript, and CSS. Content management system (CMS).

5. Web User Interface Design.

6. Web Programming Skills.

7. Illustration Tools.

8. Web Analytics.

9. Multimedia Content Development.

10. Understanding of Browser Capabilities.

11. Social media and email marketing experience is a plus.

    Competencies

    1. A minimum of three years working experience in a similar role.

    2. Demonstrated ability to take a project from concept to launch.

    3. Proven understanding of graphic design fundamentals.

    4. Familiarity with digital photo editing.

    5. Strong command of colour theory, image composition, and typography.

    6. Attention to detail with a high degree of accuracy.

    7. Good communication skills.

    8. Creative and strategic thinker.

    9. Knowledge of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals.

    10. Must be empathetic.

    11. Ability to maintain strict confidentiality at all times.

    12. Ability and willingness to learn new skills to improve on self and the organization.

    13. Excellent time-management skills.

      Mode of Application

      Application is strictly via Bewsys website. Click on "Join Our Team" button to apply now.


      Deadline for application: Wednesday, September 30, 2020, at 3:00 PM  (GMT)