Mid-Weight Developer (Front & Back-End)

Manchester - Full time

About the role

We’re on the lookout for a self-motivated Mid-Weight developer to join our highly passionate and ever-innovating development team, led by our experienced Lead Engineer.

You'll take the helm on a multitude of projects, collaborating with our in-house teams to fortify our clients’ digital infrastructures – produce outstanding websites and digital products for a varied range of customers and use cases. If you have substantial experience in both front and back-end development – particularly focused in WordPress – this could be the right next step for you.

If you're ready to join a supportive agency with ambitious goals, we'd love to have you aboard.


  • Develop a range of websites using our bespoke WordPress development infrastructure – as well as other digital products including headless solutions, and interactive portals.
  • Integrate and test custom APIs and services into client websites to deliver advanced functionality and features.
  • Manage a portion of the team’s website maintenance duties – conducting checks, updates, performance monitoring and patches to ensure client websites remain secure, fast and compliant.
  • Collaborate with designers, project managers, and content and SEO specialists to determine the correct solutions for clients and shape robust requirements.
  • Actively participate in team meetings, offering insights and suggestions for improving processes, workflows, and overall team efficiency.
  • Manage a portion of the team’s website maintenance retainers – conducting checks, updates, performance monitoring and patches to ensure client websites remain secure, fast and compliant.
  • Lead quality assurance, testing and user acceptance testing initiatives from a technical perspective – identifying fixes and resolving bugs.
  • Contribute to the planning and execution of website migrations and launches, ensuring seamless transitions and minimal disruption for clients.
  • Support the Lead Engineer with the research, development and documentation of new technologies and solutions which add value to the agency’s tech stack and capabilities.
  •  Stay abreast of the latest web development trends, tools, and best practices – always be on the lookout for the next thing and how we might utilise it effectively.


  • 3+ years’ commercial development experience, with a catalogue of complete projects to draw upon as examples of your capabilities. 
  • Well-versed in the following development languages: HTML, CSS, PHP and JavaScript. 
  • Significant knowledge of WordPress development and infrastructure (Advanced Custom Fields, Custom Post Types, WordPress Loops, Template Hierarchy and Plugins).
  • Confident working with workflow technologies including Javascript Libraries and Versioning Tools (i.e. Bitbucket).
  • Experience utilising other workflow tools including Compilers (i.e. WebPack), SAAS and CI/CD pipelines are desirable – and foundational awareness is a plus. 
  • Able to work read design prototyping tools like Figma – working with layers, exporting assets correctly and measuring spaces.
  • Familiar with environmental and database tools including IDE applications (i.e. VsCode), web servers, FTP/SFTP clients and MySQL.
  • A general understanding of UX and UI best practices, with the capability to accurately translate design prototypes into robust technical products.  
  • A self-starter approach to work, with a hunger and willingness to continually improve outcomes for clients.
  • Proven experience in managing productive relationships – whether with colleagues, clients or other stakeholders.
  • First-class project prioritisation skills, with the ability to spin multiple plates and maintain accountability to delivery timelines.

Working with us

Banc is an established, progressive and dynamic Digital Marketing agency with a large and varied collection of clients. From household name brands to specialist service providers, our client base encompasses a wide range of B2B and B2C industries.

Based in Trafford, Manchester, we have been providing leading Digital Marketing services since 2009. From a team of two, the Banc team now includes 30+ carefully selected Digital Marketing professionals who are dedicated to staying at the cutting edge of their respective disciplines.


  • Hybrid working policy (3 days in the office with flexitime)
  • Private health and dental cover
  • 23 days annual leave (+1 additional day per year of service up to a max of 3)
  • Charity volunteering day off
  • Company pension
  • TechScheme and CycleScheme (discount on personal items)
  • Free car parking
  • Company-funded counselling and wellness sessions
  • Regular company-funded nights out and events
  • Weekly team competitions with gift vouchers
  • High-spec Apple equipment (MacBook Air or similar)
  • Vibrant and inspiring office space located close to Manchester City Centre