Careers – Web Developer

How To Apply

Please send all inquiries to or contact our offices by direct mail or phone. Positions below are being hired for December 2017 and January 2018.

J. Arthur & Co.
65 Touro St.
Newport, RI 02840
(401) 239 1311

About J. Arthur & Co:
J. Arthur & Co. is an innovative digital advertising agency based in the heart of Newport, Rhode Island's historic Washington Square District. Our dynamic web development acumen, fast-learning team and creative application of our products for our clients makes J. Arthur & Co. experts at acquiring customers for companies looking to increase their advertising strategy with campaigns that take advantage of today's increasingly digital-consumer environment.

Our clients range from local/regional companies to national brands.

You are Responsible for:
- Develop content goals and the strategies to reach those goals.
- Balance work on J.Arthur & Co. website & product development with client projects
- Client-side maintenance of current client portfolio of 50+ websites
- Fast service time is 100% essential
- Web performance & analytics reporting
- Identify and research target audience and develop unique ideas for client projects
- Developing original user experience concepts & execution for new project devs
- Write in simple, easy-to-understand, user-friendly language.
- Analyze performance to drive effectiveness and content results achievement as expected.
- Working with creative & sales team to deliver expected client results

Skills & Job Requirements:
- Digital communication skills, written and verbal skills, strategic thinking skills
- Very strong work ethic, self motivated
- Analytical skills, above average attention to detail
- Developer who is proficient in both back-end and front-end dev is a huge plus
- Passion for personal excellence and improvement
- Consistent learning mentality
- Multitasking to work on several projects simultaneously, including new builds and current customer maintenance.
- Extremely High Proficiency with Wordpress CMS a must
- HTML, CSS, JSS knowledge
- Direct response to customer ticket platform for edits & troubleshooting
- Joomla, BigCommerce & Other CMS expertise a plus
- Linux server, FTP, WHM knowledge
- Front-end development & design skills a huge plus
- PayPal API integration
- Custom Wordpress Development
- Ability to learn new AI web builder for new product development

Education and Qualifications:
BS in Computer Science or related field preferred, not required --- or work experience
Experience with one or more languages, C++, Python, Perl, PHP, Java, etc,
Google analytics & adwords proficiency a plus
A large portfolio of presentable freelance projects preferred

Pay: Salary + commission share with sales team.