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Global Educators, Inc

17 New South Street, #301
Salary Range:Location:
Job Type:Category:
Part TimeInternet/Information Systems/New Media
Education Level:Work Experience:
Bachelor's Degree
Preference: Nice to have
Preference: Preferred
Position Title: Web Developer/Designer
Organization: Global Educators
Location: Northampton, MA

Who We Are
Global Educators is a consortium of companies specializing in international education and purposeful travel. Our offices are in a beautiful, historic space, located in downtown Northampton, Massachusetts. The people who work here are passionate about bringing international study programs and internships to students across the country and the world. Below are a few of our most visited websites:

www.cisabroad.com | www.barcelonasae.com | www.worldinternships.org

Position Description
We are currently looking for an experienced Web Developer and WordPress Theme Guru to help us grow our digital operations. This position would likely begin as a part-time or contract position, but may have growth potential. The new Web Developer will report to the Director of Digital Marketing.

Specific Responsibilities
o Maintain and enhance 10+ company websites receiving over 50,000 monthly visits
o Develop and manage various custom WordPress plugins and themes
o Create highly customized WordPress data models and admin interfaces
o Build custom integrations with CRM, dialer, payment processing, and other software
o Maintain professional development, testing, and deployment workflows
o Collaborate with staff to design and implement creative solutions

Our Ideal Candidate’s Qualifications
o Understanding of PHP-based web applications, especially WordPress, Foundation Press, and the
Gravity Forms plugin
o Solid knowledge of the web front-end stack – HTML, CSS, & JavaScript
o Strong sense of UX and responsive web design best practices
o Solid grasp of server-side technologies such as web servers and databases
o Strong foundation in developing code using version control (git/svn)
o Good troubleshooting, online research, and problem-solving skills
o Positive and patient, with excellent self-discipline and work ethic
o Bachelor's degree in the field or equivalent experience preferred
o International experience a plus – travel, work, or study abroad

Physical Requirements
o Normal, corrective vision range; ability to see color and to distinguish letters, numbers and
o Frequently required to sit, stand, walk, talk, hear, bend and reach
o Ability to reach with hands and arms
o Occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds

o Salary commensurate with experience
o Paid sick time - 1 hour earned for every 30 hours worked
o 401(k) retirement plan after 1 year of employment and 1,000+ hours worked, with company
o Fun, flexible work environment frequented by furry pups

Application Details
o Submit your cover letter, resume and two professional references to
o Qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview
o No phone calls, please

Global Educators provides equal opportunity to all people regardless of age, race, religion, color, sex, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, or physical or mental disability. Equal opportunity applies to hiring, placement, promotion, salary determination, and all other conditions of employment. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document upon hire.

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