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PackNet are Recruiting a Junior Web Developer

Junior Web Developer – PHP/MySQL/jQuery/AJAX/HTML/CSS3


£20-24,000 per annum depending on experience.


Full-time Permanent (40 hours per week)

Holiday Entitlement

28 days per annum including UK Bank Holidays.

Packnet are a SIP telecommunications company based in central Manchester offering unparalleled and unified business communication services that encompasses phone calls, faxes, e-mails, web, teleconferencing and more. We deliver on key operational requirements such as adaptability, cost, efficiency, scalability and resilience whilst ensuring a first-class user experience.

We are now recruiting for the position of Junior Web Developer to be based full-time at our office in Manchester City Centre. Part of the Technical Team, the Junior Developer will be working across multiple platforms in order to develop cutting edge new functionality from the ground up, as well as maintaining and improving our current operational back-end systems. Attention to detail is absolutely key for this role, and the ability to write clean, tidy and easy to
maintain code. With a minimum of two years experience in a similar role, competencies in the following areas are a must:

  • PHP
  • MySQL
  • jQuery
  • AJAX

Good working knowledge of the following would also be an advantage, but is not a necessity:

  • Bootstrap
  • Git
  • JIRA
  • Python
  • Ruby
  • Linux

Additional Key Skills required:

  • Self motivated
  • Innovative
  • Eager to learn and grow
  • Good team player

This is an exciting opportunity for a skilled and passionate Junior Web Developer to further advance their skills and progress their career in a thriving VoIP telecommunications company. In return, Packnet offer an extremely flexible working environment and a fantastic holiday package with incremental increases. Our office is based in Manchester’s vibrant Northern Quarter, so access to great bars and restaurants is just a stroll away, as well as fantastic transport links with Piccadilly train station and bus routes. Packnet have a small but fantastic team of Support Desk Analysts, Technical Support and Operational teams and we like to consider ourselves a little family, so if this sounds like your next job role, please get in touch!

Please send a copy of your C.V. complete with covering letter to

Recruitment agency policy: We do not accept agency cv’s and will not be responsible for any fees related to unsolicited cv’s.

Callum Byrnes