OT: Job Ad - Junior Web Developer, London UK

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Mook Vacancy: Junior Web Developer



About Mook:

Mook (http://www.mook.co.uk ) is a creative digital consultancy
specializing in engaging communications for consumer audiences. It is
five years old, independent and features in both the current Marketing
and NMA 'Top 100 new media agency' listings. Its management team
includes Phil Jones, formerly Vice Chairman of EHS Brann, and draws
together industry leaders from design, communications and technology.
Passionate about the effectiveness of its creative work, the
consultancy's continuing aim is to build strong, lasting
relationships with its clients, which include Channel 4, Disney, The
Football Association, ITV, MTV Networks Europe, Nickelodeon UK &
Europe, Sport England, The Sunday Times, the V&A, Virgin EMI and

Job summary:

Junior Web Developer required to work in conjunction with the
technical, design and production teams to assist in the creation of
dynamic websites, online games and CD-ROM content. This role is be on
the technical side, working closely with the design team to execute the
desired creative solution.

Main Responsibilities:

Web page production and site building.
Email creation.

Essential skills:

HTML/DHTML/CSS 1&2 and other relevant technologies required to build
websites to the latest standards.
A sound working knowledge of accessibility and usability best
Solid understanding of browser and platform compatibility issues.
Intermediate-level scripting ability (PHP/MySQL preferred).
Familiarity with web design software (Adobe Photoshop, Macromedia
Fireworks, Adobe Illustrator).


Excellent communication skills.
Motivated and consistently reliable.
Proactive and works on own initiative.
Good sense of humour and easy going nature.


The salary for this position will be dependant upon experience - in the
range of approx. 18k-22k.

Please apply to dev-junior-vacancy-AT-mook.co.uk including a CV and
links to examples of your work.

No agencies please.

Re: OT: Job Ad - Junior Web Developer, London UK

bub said the following on 10/06/2005 17:03:
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What a fucking stupid site.

Invalid (X)HTML, breaks the back button, loads of flashy nonsense and
very little actual content.

Oh yeah, and don't spam newsgroups.


Re: OT: Job Ad - Junior Web Developer, London UK

from Oli Filth contained the following:

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That's pretty much how Flash publishes pages.  You can get them to
validate if you lose the embed tag.
Geoff Berrow (put thecat out to email)
It's only Usenet, no one dies.
My opinions, not the committee's, mine.
Simple RFDs http://www.ckdog.co.uk/rfdmaker /

Re: OT: Job Ad - Junior Web Developer, London UK

Then again, what's the point of a XHTML compliant page in this case?
There's no data to extract.

Re: OT: Job Ad - Junior Web Developer, London UK

Oli Filth said the following on 11/06/2005 02:34:
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Hmmm, perhaps I was a little harsh last night! Getting extremely drunk
and going on newsgroups don't mix well! Apologies for my language...


Re: OT: Job Ad - Junior Web Developer, London UK

Oli Filth wrote:
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It occurs to me that if the site is all that bad, perhaps it's a good thing
they're looking for a web developer :)

Tony Garcia
http://www.dslextreme.com/~tony23 /

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