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Front End Developer in Leeds, UK 🌎

Looking for: Front-End Developer
Budget: Negotiable


  • Leeds City Council
    Communities & Environment
    Team Customer Access & Welfare

Contract Type

  • Fixed Term Appointment

Hours per Week

  • 37

Closing date

  • 14 June 2019 11:30 PM

This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to the development of Leeds City Council’s digital services by playing a fundamental role in driving our website and online services as our main customer access channel.

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Working within a dedicated team and collaboratively across the organisation you will play a key role through leading, or working on:

  • building prototypes, using HTML, SASS and JavaScript;
  • implementing prototypes, producing page layouts and templates;
  • ensuring our approach reflects the latest thinking, and helps us achieve our aspiration to have the best council website;
  • developing and providing relevant guidance to all stakeholders;
  • ensuring that all of our on-line presence is user friendly and complies with branding guidelines and accessibility standards, and
  • informing and enabling the delivery of on-line strategies which result in better customer services and ways of working across the organisation.

What you’ll need


  • Experience of web design / front end development work – As part of your application, please provide your (or a link to) work portfolio
  • An excellent understanding of accessibility standards and how to apply them

And, you are able to use

  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • JavaScript/jQuery
  • Grunt/Gulp
  • Git, GitFlow and version control

Work with services across the council and the public to develop content that encourages our users to self-serve using the council’s website.

We promote diversity and want a workforce that reflects the population of Leeds.

All new Leeds City Council appointments are made subject to the satisfactory completion of a six month probationary period.

Are you looking to pay or is this a collaboration?
Pay to hire someone

Is this ongoing work or a one off job?
Ongoing work

How would you prefer to pay?
Day rate

What’s your day rate budget range? (USD)
$300-500 (Industry average)

Do you have an estimate of the job or project length?
A few months

Are you a company or individual hiring?

Do you have internal sign off on the hire?

Do you need to hire for a specific city, country or place?
Yes, they need to be at a location (give location in job title)

When do you want to have the freelancer secured by?
2-3 weeks

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How many freelancers do you want to contact you?

Do you have a job specification or creative brief?
Yes (please enter this in the description)

Does the freelancer need insurance?

Where did you find Twine?
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