Web Design / Developer
LiveBuzz is an award winning provider of Event Registration, Event Websites and Event Staffing for clients across the globe.
We are looking for someone to join our fast growing team and support the Head of Web in building great looking and smart websites for the events sector.
We need someone who cares about design just as much as function, who enjoys working with others and can deliver great customer service & support too. The successful candidate will have experience of the full website project lifecycle and be able to design and build a CMS based website from start to finish.
We want someone who enjoys learning new things and keeps up to date with the latest technologies and trends. Working with tight deadlines and keeping our clients supported and happy is also an essential part of the role.
You will need to be able to interpret and work with client ideas to deliver quality websites and be relentlessly good humoured in the face of ever changing client briefs. We are looking for someone that has a minimum 3 years experience in web design and development with a proven portfolio of websites.
- HTML 5 / CSS 3
- Adobe Photoshop / Illustrator / Indesign
- Good communication and organisation
- Client Management
- Excellent spoken and written English
- Knowledge of Joomla helpful
- Knowledge of PHP helpful
Developer and Onsite Technician
Required: A rare blend of confidence and maturity, software development skills, interpersonal skills and enthusiasm for travel, and willingness to assume personal responsibility.LiveBuzz manage the Visitor Management and Registration for Conferences and Exhibitions across the Globe. At these events we rely on Onsite Technicians to set up registration and badging systems. Sometimes this technician is part of a wider LiveBuzz team, sometimes they are on their own.As well as setting up systems they will be liaising with the Event Organisers (our clients) dealing with requests and managing those relationships.The candidate will also be a Software Developer with enormous potential to develop those skill sets further. They will sit among our Software Development team where they create registration forms and systems, deal with queries and assist with product development.
The candidate must have a base level and demonstrable knowledge of:
- HTML / CSS
Additional programming skills will be an advantage. This is not a '9-5 job', there will be week long periods of working away from home, but LiveBuzz is an exciting and fun place to work. LiveBuzz is growing fast and as such offers fantastic career progression for talented employees. At LiveBuzz the successful candidate will also have access a monthly massage and weekly Yoga sessions. LiveBuzz is situated in the lovely Earlsdon area of Coventry, benefiting from the wonderful selection of restaurants, bars, sandwich shops, smoothie bars, and ice-cream parlours.
Event Registration Manager
Fast track career growth for right candidate. Salary TBC, dependent on candidate.
This is a junior role with tremendous growth potential. We are looking for an upbeat and enthusiastic individual with a hard work ethic, who is willing to muck in where required in our fast growing organisation. The individuals will ideally be intelligent and motivated graduates with ambitions to build a career within the events sector. They will support our operations and account management teams with administrative support and project manage the registration process for large events. The role includes project management, liaising with clients (show organisers) and suppliers, answering phones and show queries. Dealing with show e-mails and responding. The Junior Account Managers will be computer literate with knowledge of Microsoft Office and ideally some understanding of Microsoft Excel.
- Confident on phones, with good, clear communication skills.
- Willingness to learn.
- Confidence maturity and self belief, ability to manage stress and pressure.
- Extraordinarily hard working.
- Mentality able to deal with repetitive, administrative tasks when required.
- Ability to manage impatient or very demanding clients and or visitors.
Willingness to travel and work away from home - many of the Events we work on are spread across the UK and sometimes abroad. You may be asked to work onsite at events as part of a team. Enjoyment of busy events and travel are a benefit. These are demanding roles which during the Event Sector's busy period really stretch individuals. LiveBuzz is a fun, demanding and sometimes stressful environment to work in. The candidate will need to have thick skin and staying power. Some weekend work will be required.