POSITION:           Low Code / No Code Developer

EMPLOYER:        Chartered Institute of Export & International Trade

POSITION STATUS:  Permanent, Full time
REPORTS TO:      Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
LOCATION:         Remote / Hybrid

SALARY BANDING:        D Core

SALARY:               £47,000 – £52,000 depending on experience

 

The Chartered Institute of Export and International Trade is the premier association for exporters and importers, empowering organizations and individuals with the tools and knowledge required for effective, sustainable, and competitive international trade. 

We provide a comprehensive suite of memberships, qualifications, training, events, and advisory services for global trade professionals. In collaboration with the UK government, we set trade standards nationally and internationally. This summer, we will proudly become the Chartered Institute of Export and International Trade, highlighting our role and the professional status of our members in global trade.

We are now recruiting an experienced Developer, well versed in Low Code / No Code practices to join us. The role is remote although you may occasionally be required to visit either our London or Peterborough office. 

 

JOB BRIEF

The role will be working within our newly formed and growing technology team and you will be responsible for executing on a range of projects to automate data transfer and exchange.

You will play a key role in the modernisation of our business operations, helping ensure better compatibility between our Management Information Systems.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Automation and Integration: Develop and maintain automated workflows using low code/no code platforms, in particular Airtable, to streamline business processes and data integration.
  • Data Management: Ensure seamless data transfer and integration across various business applications, improving efficiency and accuracy in data handling.
  • Solution Design: Collaborate with stakeholders to understand business requirements and design innovative low code/no code solutions that enhance operational processes.
  • Execution and Implementation: Execute the development of business applications and automation projects, ensuring they meet the specified requirements and are delivered on time.
  • Maintenance and Support: Provide ongoing support and maintenance for developed solutions, troubleshooting issues as they arise and ensuring optimal performance.
  • Coding Protocols: Utilize knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JSON to enhance and customize solutions where necessary.
  • Business Acumen: Apply business/commercial understanding, particularly in marketing and CRM settings, to inform the design and development of solutions.
  • Collaboration: Work closely with various departments to gather requirements, provide updates, and ensure the alignment of IT solutions with business goals.

 

DESIRED SKILLS SET AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s degree. Ideally, in Computer Science, Information Technology, a STEM discipline or a related field.
  • Proven experience with Airtable and potentially tools such as Make or Zapier.
  • Proficiency in HTML, CSS, and JSON.
  • Business Acumen: Demonstrated ability to understand and apply business/commercial acumen, particularly in marketing and CRM contexts.
  • Problem-Solving: Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to design and implement effective IT solutions.
  • Communication: Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to clearly convey technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Adaptability: Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Team Player: Collaborative mindset, with the ability to work effectively within a team and across departments.
  • Great attention to detail
  • Good at problem solving
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • People Orientated with strong communication skills at all levels
  • Willing to show initiative

 

NICE TO HAVE BUT NOT ESSENTIAL:

  • Candidates will have relevant certifications in low code/no code platforms or related technologies.
  • Experience with SCRUM or other Agile methods

 

BENEFITS: 

  • 36.5 hours per week including 4pm Friday finish
  • 25 days annual leave and day off for your birthday too
  • Annual performance-related bonus
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • Private healthcare including Optician/Dental costs
  • Life Assurance (Salary x4)
  • Personalised training
  • A range of discounts for shopping, holidays and cinema attendance 
  • Free breakfast in Peterborough
  • 2 days volunteering a year

 

DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION: 

Life would be boring if we were all the same! - The Chartered Institute is a company with a charitable status that believes in diversity and inclusion, as shown in the hiring and progression of our team members. Our workforce is truly diverse – in age, nationality, gender and location. 

With a passion for nurturing, supporting and including all team members – no matter who you are – we celebrate identity. We are proud of who we are and where we come from.  

As an Investors in People accredited organisation, we care about and prioritise all of our team members daily. We ensure to engage with and listen to everyone.

Our Disability Confident and Mindful Employer accreditations express our commitment to the specialist needs and mental health of our team members.  

Having family-friendly policies allows our employees to partake in a flexible work environment so they can take care of children and loved ones. 

 

 

HOW TO APPLY:

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