Midweight / Senior WordPress Developer.


We are on the lookout for a talented WordPress Developer to join our Manchester-based team to join our Manchester based team!

This is a great opportunity to join our small, talented, multidisciplinary team of designers, developers, animators and illustrators.

We are based in Manchester’s creative Northern Quarter, just a few minutes walk from both Piccadilly and Victoria train stations.


The Role

This is a role for an ambitious WordPress developer with a positive can-do attitude that loves pushing boundaries and continued learning.

The role will involve:

  • Developing bespoke WordPress Themes
  • Supporting our UX/UI designers on key projects
  • Providing input on workflow, process and tech-stack and in-house projects

Required Skills

  • Excellent work ethos
  • Exceptional HTML5 / CSS3 / Flexbox skills
  • Strong PHP and MySQL development experience
  • Good experience with JavaScript & jQuery
  • Working understanding of CSS preprocessors (SASS) and package managers (Grunt)
  • Experience of versioning & repositories (particularly Git)
  • Experience of Advanced Custom Fields
  • Experience of Gutenberg preferred but not essential
  • A passion for delivering work to a high standard and a conviction for thorough testing of your work
  • Strong time management skills

Working with Design By Day you will:

  • Be part of a friendly, positive, multidisciplinary team
  • Work with the supervision of our lead developer
  • Work in an environment that thrives on pushing boundaries and continued learning / development.
  • Enjoy flexible working hours
  • Have the opportunity to work from home
  • Have the opportunity to work on exciting projects for different sectors including not-for-profit, health, education, business and the arts.

Salary negotiable dependant on experience.

To apply, drop us a line with your CV & links to your work, and let us know why you are the right person for the job – join-us@designbyday.co.uk


Sorry this is NOT a role for freelancers, remote workers or outsourcing agencies. Please understand that we are only able reply to applicants wishing to be employed full-time by Design By Day in our Manchester office.

We do not use recruitment agencies. Kindly respect our wishes by not contacting us.