WordPress Web Developer – Freelance

About us:

CW Marketing is a dynamic digital marketing agency based in Wimborne, Dorset, specialising in providing ongoing digital marketing support for clients and the development of custom WordPress websites.

We’re a team of 4 marketeers currently looking for a freelance or Part Time Web Developer to support us in the creation, maintenance and customisation of the WordPress websites CW Marketing manage or are commissioned to develop.


Type of work:

The types of work that we will expect the freelancer to be doing will be the following:


  • Making new page layouts and elements for existing sites using guidance and/or Adobe XD / PSD mockups
  • Adding new modules, buttons, forms, hero banners etc
  • Developing backend functionality so pages can be easily managed using Gutenburg, Visual Composer or Elementor
  • Development of fully responsive websites from wireframes and/or Adobe XD or PSD designs


  • Backing up sites
  • Updating plugins and troubleshooting if updates cause issues
  • Improving the speed of websites by utilising caching, compression, minifying CSS, javascript etc

Debugging and fixes:

  • Troubleshooting if updates, plugins, content or hosting changes cause issues

Skills & experience required:

We are looking for someone with the following skills and experience:

  • Knowledgeable and experienced in WordPress theming and development, including; PHP, HTML5, CSS3 and jQuery.
  • Strong understanding of PHP back-end development.
  • Proficient with responsive design, development and able to ensure all work is cross-browser tested and compatible.
  • Ability to develop comprehensive designs and wireframes into WordPress pages and sites
  • Technical knowledge and practical experience of maintaining and updating WordPress websites
  • Experience working with debugging tools
  • Strong understanding of PHP back-end development.
  • Good understanding of website architecture and aesthetics.
  • Great communication skills
  • Dependability and attention to deadlines and details.
  • Team player and self starter


If you are interested in working with us, please send us:

  • Details of your preferred salary and/or current hourly/daily rates
  • How much time you are able to provide on a weekly basis e.g. 2 full days a week.
  • Links to your recent work and/or portfolio

Email us on sylview@cwmarketing.co.uk with your CV and covering letter.