Junior Graphic Designer

Are you graduating soon?
Have you been in a studio for a couple of years and need a new challenge?
or do you know someone who fits the bill?

Job Description

We’re looking for a curious and creative Junior Designer to join our studio team. Someone with an intuitive understanding of advertising, design, social and video, with the ability to execute from brief to final output.

Table Stakes
to get in the game
  • A jaw-dropping portfolio
  • Serious Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign skills
  • Hardcore attention to detail
  • Never missed a deadline
  • Light speed thinking
  • Deft communication skills
Temperament
to stay in the game
  • Consistently creative
  • Solution orientated
  • Enthusiastic
  • Team player
  • Sense of humour
Up the Ante…
  • A way with words
  • Socially curious mind
  • Not egocentric
  • Basic knowledge of After Effects and Premiere Pro
  • Keen to learn
How to Apply

If this sounds like you, email lyn@walkercommunications.co.uk with your portfolio, CV and a covering letter.

Other Details
Position:
Full-time
Hours
Monday - Friday, 09:00 - 17:30
Salary:
£17,000.00 - £19,000.00


Web Developer

We're looking for a Web Developer who can create solutions that inspire and engage users.

Someone who analyses data and makes the necessary changes to improve the numbers.
You’ll be working in a busy design studio with multi-talented, creative people.

About You

You’re a talented web designer and a natural problem solver.
You’re keen to explore what's possible when given the opportunity.
You love to create interactive and responsive user experiences.
You are constantly updating your skills, and are always looking to 'best practices' to learn.
You remain focused under pressure and can manage day-to-day requirements

Must-have Skills and Experience:
  • Minimum 3 years experience professional front-end web development in digital agency or similar.
  • Strong knowledge of HTML, CSS/SASS, PHP and JavaScript/JQuery.
  • Ability to create cross-browser and cross-device websites.
  • Experience in CSS3 animations.
  • Experience with responsive web design frameworks Bootstrap and Bulma.
  • Great communication skills and ability to work as part of a team.
  • An impressive portfolio of your work.
  • An eye for great design and user experience.
Desired Skills and Experience:

The following skills and experience are not necessary, but would be advantageous;

  • HTML5 canvas experience.
  • WebGL Experience.
  • Ability to create single-page web apps.
  • Experience in working in Perch CMS.
What we Offer
  • Competitive salary and flexible working environment.
  • If you meet the criteria and are looking for a challenge, this could be the role for you!
How to Apply

If this sounds like you, email lyn@walkercommunications.co.uk with your portfolio, CV and a covering letter.



Finance Manager

Walker Values:
  • Teamwork – We cultivate a sense of belonging to a greater purpose and collaborate to create the best possible outcomes. We believe that the greatest source of potential is getting the best out of our people.
  • Creativity – Challenging the status quo with new ideas and taking a blank canvas approach to our work gives us the chance to use our full creative potential.
  • Optimism – We believe there is a way to succeed in every situation. We find enjoyment in our work - at Walker, the glass is always half full.
The Role:
  • 37.5 Hours per week
Purpose:
  • To manage the finance team within the business, delivering on strategic business objectives and providing timely management information to key business stakeholders.
Role Priorities:
  • Track and report on business performance and profitability to ensure business objectives are met
  • Manage cash flow within the business
  • Facilitate and support finance assistants to perform and develop
Key Responsibilities
  • Manage the month end process to produce timely and accurate monthly management accounts
  • Facilitation and support of Finance Assistants to ensure objectives are met
  • Prepare and monitor company rolling budget
  • Provide forecasts for future financial periods for a variety of business stakeholders
  • Process monthly company Payroll and pension scheme
  • Manage daily cash flow within the business including:
    • Oversee Commercial Finance administration
    • Ensure compliance with audit recommendations
    • Currency/FX transfers
  • Dealing with Suppliers including:
    • Making decisions on supplier payment requests and communicating payment dates with suppliers
    • Processing weekly payment run
  • Monitor credit control within the business recommending credit terms and managing problem customers
  • Develop relationships and produce information for key business stakeholders when required including:
    • Company accountants
    • Investors
    • Government organisations
  • HMRC & Revenue Commissioners Compliance including:
    • PAYE RTI Returns
    • VAT Returns
    • Irish VAT Returns
The Person (Desired Skills and Experience):
  • Ability to lead and manage a team in fast-paced business environment
  • Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with key business stakeholders including colleagues, directors, investors and auditors
  • Adaptable to change and open to new ideas with a growth mindset
  • Ability to meet deadlines and deliver on pre-set objectives
  • High level of proficiency with Microsoft Excel essential
  • Experience with using Microsoft Office 365 desirable
  • Experience with Sage 50 Accounts or other accounting software package desirable
  • Part-Qualified or Qualified Accountant desirable
  • Experience within the advertising or marketing industry desirable but by no means essential
How to Apply

If this sounds like you, email lyn@walkercommunications.co.uk with your CV and a covering letter.