African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)
Junior Web Developer
The African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC) is an international, non-profit, non-governmental organization.
The Center conducts high quality and policy-relevant research on population, health, education and development issues facing sub-Saharan Africa.
APHRC seeks to recruit a Junior Web Developer to support some of its operations for a period between three to six months.
and pre-processors like SASS and LESS.
- Experience and extensive use of Content Management Systems particularly Word Press, Joomla, Drupal or any other modern CMS.
- Experience using collaborative software tools such as SVN, GIT, CVS and Mercurial for version control purposes.
- Strong skills in designing interactive responsive user interfaces.
- Ability to analyze and critique requirements and make recommendations on possible solution designs.
- Ability to complete work independently, incorporate client feedback, and deliver on time.
- Initiative and sound judgment and ability to understand and process client feedback to improve assignments.
- Ability to plan, prioritize and deliver quality deliverables while working with tight timelines.
- They must have a good eye for detail, with excellent spelling, grammar and punctuation skills.
- Must have good organizational skills to collate material from multiple sources and produce web content within tight deadlines.
- Must have good interpersonal skills to work effectively with, content developers and webmasters.
- Creative, innovative thinker with excellent design skills.
Scope of Work
- Make improvements to existing APHRC mini websites to make them clean, attractive with modern user interfaces (UX), light weight and fast, and easy to use.
- To use design code that is highly reusable and modular for future expansion where necessary.
- Design websites/web applications (where applicable) that are search engine optimized for all major search engines (including Google, Bing, and Yahoo at a minimum).
- Migrate content from the old website to the new one while ensuring no loss of data.
- Manage the contact database by ensuring it is up to date, developing categorized contact lists, and screening current contacts.
How to Apply
Please submit your application by email to email@example.com, indicating the vacancy title, ‘Junior Web Developer’, as the subject of the email.
Your application should include: CV and cover letter clearly detailing how you fit the job specification.
The deadline for application is October 28, 2019.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Applications should be addressed to:
The Human Resources Officer
African Population and Health Research Center
P. O. Box 10787-00100, GPO
APHRC is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to the protection of children.
More information about APHRC can be found at www.aphrc.org