Here at Simpsons Creative, we’re incredibly proud of the work we produce for our clients, but none of it would be possible without the hard work of our dedicated team. To give you an insight into what it’s like to be part of the Simpsons team, our Get to Know series will reveal more about the team and what they do and who they are.
This month, we’re getting to know Jordan, our Web Developer.
What made you stumble upon Web Development as a career?
Web Development was the module I enjoyed most whilst studying IT at college and I liked the idea of creating websites for a living. When looking for an apprenticeship Simpsons was the first one that really caught my eye and I liked the sound of, so I applied.
How does your role fit into Simpsons Creative?
Simpsons Creative have a vast range of clients, large, medium and small, which means we take on many different types of jobs. Primarily, I build websites and make any changes that clients request. I also help out with other jobs around the office.
What do you like about working for Simpsons Creative?
Working with a small team that is easy to get on with, like a second family. Also, the fact that Simpsons have all different kinds of clients, which presents different challenges and allows you to see how things work in other industries.
What do you like about the job specifically?
I enjoy the process of first looking at a design, building the website, finding ways to implement the different features, overcoming any challenges and seeing the finished product up and running.
What kind of responsibilities does your job entail?
· Building, editing and maintaining websites.
· Helping colleagues with IT support.
· Proofreading work completed for clients.
· Emptying the bins on Fridays ☹
Would you say you’ve grown at Simpsons Creative?
I have been given more responsibilities since first starting at Simpsons. I think that I have become more helpful to my colleagues and a more valuable member of the team.
If your colleagues could describe you in three words, what would they say?
How would you describe working at Simpsons Creative in three words?
What do you enjoy doing when you are not working?
I enjoy travelling with friends, experiencing different cultures around the world. My hobbies include going out with friends/family, cooking, watching/playing football and gaming.