Front End Developer

Date posted

28 February 2020

Date closing

31 March 2020


We are looking to add an enthusiastic and talented front end web developer to our digital team. If successful, you will work on some fantastic upcoming digital projects for a number of global brands. You will be expected to stay up to date with the latest developments in the industry and bring fresh ideas and thinking to the agency.

Absolute is an integrated agency with bold ideas, specialising in brand building, digital innovation and campaign delivery. Our studio is based in a 6,000 sq ft converted church in Horwich, close to the M61 motorway (30 minutes from Manchester and Preston) and Horwich Parkway train station with free parking outside the studio.


  • Minimum of 2 years agency experience
  • Experience working with content management systems (CMS)
  • Good understanding of web technologies and standards including HTML, CSS and JS
  • Familiarity with JS frameworks (e.g. VueJS/React) and CSS pre-processors (e.g. SASS)
  • Experience using version control, preferably Git
  • Working knowledge of PHP (Laravel) and MySQL an advantage
  • Good problem solving skills with desire to deliver innovative technical solutions
  • Consistently proactive with excellent attention to detail
  • Good organisational skills with ability to self manage time and resources


  • Convert design visuals into fully responsive front-end code using modern technologies
  • Write and maintain clean, efficient and well documented codebases
  • Knowledge and consideration for factors like performance, SEO and accessibility
  • Carry out testing across a project’s agreed scope of devices and browsers
  • Work with the digital team to share knowledge and develop resources
  • Work with the creative team to support design and user experience process
  • Work with the client services team to support project scheduling and time estimation


  • Competitive salary based on experience
  • Games room – inc pool & table tennis
  • Great studio environment
  • Good holiday entitlement which increases every year of service
  • Birthday off work
  • Movie & pizza nights
  • Paid gym membership
  • Fresh fruit delivered each week
  • Team building events and weekends away - 2019 was Barcelona



If you think that you have the skills required for this role and would like to join our team, please send us your details using the form below.