Website Umusa Technologies (Pty) Ltd

Innovation Through Grace

Umusa Technologies is seeking a talented and experienced Freelance WordPress Web Designer to join our dynamic team. The ideal candidate will have a strong portfolio showcasing their skills in designing and developing visually stunning and user-friendly websites using WordPress.

Responsibilities

  • Design and Develop: Create custom WordPress themes and templates based on project requirements.
  • Customize Existing Sites: Modify and enhance existing WordPress websites to improve functionality and design.
  • Responsive Design: Ensure websites are fully responsive and optimized for mobile devices.
  • SEO Optimization: Implement best practices for SEO to enhance site visibility and ranking.
  • User Experience (UX): Focus on creating intuitive and engaging user experiences.
  • Plugin Integration: Install and configure WordPress plugins to extend site functionality.
  • Client Collaboration: Work closely with clients to understand their needs and translate them into effective web solutions.
  • Testing and Debugging: Perform thorough testing and debugging to ensure website functionality and compatibility across different browsers and devices.
  • Maintenance: Provide ongoing website maintenance and updates as required.

Requirements

  • Proven Experience: Minimum of 2 years of experience in WordPress web design and development.
  • Portfolio: Strong portfolio showcasing previous WordPress projects.
  • Technical Skills: HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and PHP are an added advantage
  • Design Tools: Experience with design tools such as Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, or Figma.
  • SEO Knowledge: Understanding of SEO principles and best practices.
  • Communication: Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Time Management: Ability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines.
  • Problem-Solving: Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

Preferred Qualifications

  • E-commerce Experience: Experience with WooCommerce or other e-commerce platforms.
  • Advanced Custom Fields: Knowledge of using ACF for custom WordPress development.
  • Elementor or Divi: Experience with popular WordPress page builders like Elementor or Divi.
  • Graphic Design Skills: Basic graphic design skills for creating web graphics and layouts.
  • API Integration: Experience with integrating third-party APIs into WordPress will be an added advantage.

To apply for this job email your details to admin@umusasolutions.co.za