Employment Opportunities at Color Confidence
Want to join a vibrant, ambitious company?
Color Confidence is the leading value added distributor into the European colour management and digital imaging channels.
Our ambitious expansion plans, and a working environment where you can make a real difference to the success of the company on a day-to-day basis, makes Color Confidence a really rewarding place to work.
The Color Confidence team boasts a diverse blend of creative, technical, sales and service expertise and as we continue to grow we are looking for ambitious and motivated individuals who believe they can make that difference we are looking for.
We believe in the following core values:
- Commitment – We give and expect 100% in all areas at all times
- Ownership – Everyone takes full responsibility for their actions
- Integrity – We deliver what we promise and only commit to what is achievable
- Excellence – our knowledge and attention to detail result in a quality service
- Systems – we follow our systems and improve them as needs change
- Consistency – in our approach to vendors, customers and each other
Color Confidence is a leading UK retailer of colour management and digital imaging products and services. Established in 1985, Color Confidence has continued to strengthen its market position and experiences continued growth year on year. For this reason, Color Confidence is expanding its Marketing department to accommodate a full time Digital Designer to deliver creative solutions for a wide variety of promotional activites.
Color Confidence greatly value their employees and the roles that they occupy within the organisation. We offer great opportunities for career progression along with a competitive salary, progressive training programme and generous holiday/pension benefits.
To support Color Confidence and key vendors with the design and implementation of a variety of digital activities ranging from web development to digital advertising. The candidate must have a passion for design, a highly creative mind and a strong interest in marketing. They must be highly motivated with great attention to detail and possess the ability to meet deadlines and challenges.
Desirable but not essential skills
Proven experience in web design and digital communications.
Excellent design skills with strong working knowledge of Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, HTML and CSS3.
Design for print capability.
Excellent English with a good copywriting ability.
Knowledge and use of MailChimp, Magento and Wordpress.
Experience with design for mobile communications.
Video experience and editing capabilities.
If you’re a highly skilled Magento developer with great PHP, Zend and MySQL skills, this is a rare and exciting opportunity to help a successful company to establish a new software development business unit.
Joining a fantastic, flexible working environment, you’ll have the chance to help build the business from the ground up. You’ll play a major role in the growth of the company by delivering high quality coding and introducing exciting Magento-based solutions to the marketplace.
As a Magento Developer, you will be responsible for developing and supporting existing Magento environments and helping to deliver outstanding packaged Magento solutions for commercial sale.
Reporting directly to the Development Manager, you’ll play a key role in the success of the new business unit and help to drive it forward into a full commercial development operation.
Maintaining a commitment to development best practices and Agile methodologies, you’ll integrate a variety of other platforms into Magento. You’ll work closely with stakeholders to interpret their requirements and establish Magento-centric deliverables.
Additionally, you’ll develop innovative code that’s in-line with established Magento, Zend, PHP and MySQL best practices and adheres to coding standards and Agile methodologies.
To be considered for this role, you must have experience of Magento Community and Enterprise development, as well as a track record of front end, administrative and object model development. You must also have experience of using the following:
-OOP and/or MVC patterns
-SOAP and/or REST
Driven and conscientious, as a Magento Developer, you must be passionate, creative and ambitious with pride for the quality of your developed code.
Previous experience of packaging Magento developments for the Magento Connect marketplace would be beneficial to your application.
Joining a fantastic, flexible working environment, you’ll have the chance to help build the business from the ground up. You’ll play a major role in the growth of the company by introducing exciting Netsuite-based solutions to the marketplace.
As a Netsuite Technical Consultant, you will be responsible for helping to deliver Netsuite implementation, development and integration services into our client’s existing SaaS ERP and eCommerce estate.
Your role will involve both technical and business customer requirements interpretation, ensuring a varied workload that will keep you engaged whilst developing your skill-set.
Reporting directly to the Development Manager, you’ll play a key role in the success of our client’s new operation. Initially, you’ll help to migrate several business units into Netsuite from legacy accounting and stock control packages.
As your role develops, you’ll deliver packaged Netsuite solutions to the marketplace for commercial sale and maintain a commitment to best practices and Agile methodologies.
Your other duties will include:
- Designing and building customisations to existing implementations
- Interpreting requirements and establishing deliverables
- Developing code to documented coding-standards and best practices
To be considered for this role, you must have:
- Previous ERP experience in modern systems
- Experience of Object Oriented development
- A good grounding in configuring and modifying systems in response to business requirements
Methodical and strong-minded, as a Netsuite Technical Consultant, you must have an analytical, adaptable approach with genuine enthusiasm and passion for what you do.
Ideally, you’ll have Netsuite experience, however this is by no means essential as formal Netsuite training will be provided.
We also welcome speculative applications from outstanding people.
The very nature of making a speculative application is that it is speculative! So whilst we may not have an immediate vacancy, we will always acknowledge receipt of your enquiry and hold your details on file for when a role suited to your skills does emerge.
…and whilst experience of the photography, digital imaging and colour management channels isn't essential it would obviously be an advantage!
To make a speculative application, please submit your current CV, salary expectations, a covering letter explaining how you feel you could improve the Color Confidence team, together with our Employment Application Form either by email email@example.com or by post to Color Confidence, Spectrum Point, 164 Clapgate Lane, Birmingham, B32 3DE
Color Confidence is wholly committed to equality and diversity and proud to be an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all candidates, irrespective of race, sex or disability.