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We're always on the look out for talented graduates, apprentices and experienced developers, designers and account managers to join our expanding team of digital professionals.

If you're interested in working for an exciting, growing digital company in the North East then we'd love to hear from you. Please send a CV to info@coalface.co.uk and we'll arrange to have a chat.

Current Vacancies


Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
Starting Salary: £20k to £35k depending on experience 
Contract Type: Permanent
Work Experience Level: 2 years +

We're on the lookout for developers who have proven web development experience with Microsoft technology to work on a wide range of exciting projects.

You will need to be a graduate in a computer science related discipline or have the equivalent experience (minimum 2 + years) delivering ASP.NET web solutions within a professional environment.

Your main responsibilities will be:

  • Working with the development team to implement client websites through HTML5/CSS and jQuery development.
  • Utilising server side technologies such as Microsoft .Net and SQL Server to assist in developing technical foundations for websites and applications.
  • Using Content Management Systems to help deliver websites ready for client use.
  • Assisting with Testing and checking procedures.
  • Keeping up to date with the latest technologies and trends in software development.

We will expect some good experience and knowledge in the following areas and technologies:-

  • 2+ years of .NET web application development using C#.
  • Source control systems such as SVN and Git.
  • Fully developing web solutions using Visual Studio.
  • Good and effective communication skills.
  • Diagnosing and solving software issues.
  • A good eye for detail.
  • Supporting and maintaining legacy projects.

And in return, you’ll get.

  • A competitive starting salary with the potential for career growth in many areas.
  • 23 days’ annual leave, plus bank holidays.
  • Relaxed friendly office to work in.
  • A chance to forge your own career path within a growing agency with big plans.

Ready for your next challenge?

If so we'd love to hear from you - send your CV and a covering letter to info@coalface.co.uk

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
Starting Salary: £16k to £24k depending on experience
Contract Type: Permanent
Work Experience Level: 2 years +
Reporting to: Project Director

CoalFace is on the lookout for a new graduate digital project manager to be involved with a wide range of exciting upcoming projects.

You will need to be a graduate of a business management disciple, with an element of information sciences or digital marketing.  You will have a strong knowledge of digital project delivery in a professional environment.


Here's the hook - right off the bat you'll get:

  • Competitive holidays and all public bank holidays
  • Free healthcare scheme on eligibility
  • Pension scheme available 
  • Numerous social events throughout the year
  • Payday beer Friday
  • Discretionary annual bonuses 
  • Relaxed friendly office to work in
  • A chance to forge your own career path within a growing agency with big plans

Key responsibilities:

  • Working with the development team to structure and collate estimates and quotes
  • Briefing the development team for new and existing projects, articulating the clients' needs accurately
  • Managing scope creep where necessary and/or challenging client’s decisions
  • Daily contact with clients via face to face, phone, and email
  • Taking ownership of projects from conception through to aftercare support.
  • Reporting on project progress, managing risks and issues appropriately
  • Ensuring projects are delivered to agreed deadlines, within an acceptable scope and level of quality
  • Using various content management systems (training provided) for internal UAT before client reviews
  • Assisting in training clients on-site or via screen sharing tools

Essential Key Skills:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent time management - the ability to manage one's own time effectively and most importantly, others
  • An acute attention to detail
  • A strong level of empathy in regards to client’s needs and requirements
  • A knowledge of standard, modern, SEO practices
  • A basic knowledge of HTML and CSS
  • A thorough understanding of relationship management and techniques
  • A strong work ethic

Desirable:

  • Experience of utilising Google Analytics to ascertain trends and review goal conversion tracking
  • Basic knowledge of Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Experience of marketing tools such as MailChimp and Campaign Monitor
  • A basic knowledge of web stacks such as WISA and LAMP.
  • Experience of Agile or Prince2 methodologies

 

Ready for your next challenge?

If so we'd love to hear from you - send your CV and a covering letter to info@coalface.co.uk

 

COALFACE

68 Jesmond Road West,
Newcastle upon Tyne,
NE2 4PQ, UK

Tel. 0191 212 8993
Email. info@coalface.co.uk

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