WordPress Developer [Jnr] - Office Bound [Cape Town]

  • Edward Rd, Bo Oakdale, Cape Town, 7530, South Africa
  • Full-time

Company Description

Company Partners is an Online 1-stop-machine for start-up businesses who over the past 5 years, have served more than 15000 clients, of which 20% purchase additional services after 1 year, and a further 10% invested in monthly subscription packages.

Company Partners holds South Africa’s largest variety of compliance services with over 150 compliance services at a client’s disposal.

Job Description

Some of the Key Activities & Responsibilities which can be expected:

(By no means an exhaustive list)

¨  Manage system bug tickets

¨  Be able to work with the Design and Content Teams in guiding the direction of WordPress websites optimisation and development (new & existing)

¨  Monthly WordPress and Plugin update management and quality assurance testing and implementation

¨  Remain flexible and adaptable to address high priority bugs or other issues as they arise

¨  Analyze system specifications

¨  Conduct post-implementation testing

¨  Help general tech troubleshoot issues

¨  Managing, supervising and providing technical advice on telecommunications systems

¨  Receiving feedback, identifying users’ needs and requirements and mobilizing existing technology to meet their criteria

¨  Program features, design networks and systems and allocate resources as necessary

¨  Oversee and coordinate telecommunications activities

¨  Cooperate with management to develop staff and improve their skills

¨  Training staff on basic troubleshooting


§  Strong working knowledge of WordPress, HTML, CSS and Javascript & PHP (basic knowledge)

§  A strong grasp and understanding of the WordPress theme structure, template hierarchy, template tags, custom post meta.

§  jQuery and JavaScript knowledge

§  Well-versed in WordPress theme development and customisation

§  Experience with the WooCommerce ecosystem.

§  WordPress Website Security, Speed optimisation, and maintenance

§  Knowledge and experience with on-page SEO, markup and tagging

§  Experience with Google suite (Search console, Maps, Analytics)

§  Hands-on experience with all telecommunications systems including peripheral equipment (e.g.computer networks, optical fibre, on-site controllers, data modems, terminals, etc.)

§  Excellent communication skills

§  Attention to detail and deadline-driven

§  Analytical mind and problem-solving aptitude

§  Excellent health and reliable

§  A minimum of Grade 12 and a tertiary qualification (advantageous but not essential).


Previous Experience that would be advantages:

§  Hello elementor Theme

§  Elementor Page Builder

§  Wordfence Security


Additional Information

This position’s gross remuneration package will be - R15,000 - R18,000 (subject to the experience and skills you bring to the table).

If the above interests you please make contact with us by following the below:

-        Complete the following Screening questions: https://forms.gle/YmYEnFW2jpFp2vg98 (copy and paste in your browser)

-        Send your motivation, C.V. and any other applicable documentation (work
references, qualification documents etc.) We look forward to hearing from you!

Only applications that complete the screening questions will be considered

Closing date for applications: ASAP

Start Date: ASAP

We reserve the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.

Please note that we do receive a lot of applications and as such if you do not hear anything in two (2) weeks consider you application unsuccessful, we do however always strive to inform applicants of their application status within a reasonable time where possible.

We are united in our diversity and thus we welcome applications from all sections of society. We do not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or any other arbitrary grounds as protected by law.

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