We’ve got a wonderful opportunity for a talented Senior Developer to join the Forward Foundation. We help emerging organisations find new ways to transform young lives and to evolve so they can support and scale their innovation. We do this by providing funding, technical expertise and connections to organisations working with young people in the UK and Africa.
We’re looking for someone exceptional to join our small team. You will develop digital solutions for the Forward Foundation, our partners and the broader charity sector. You’ll need to have excellent technical skills, be great with people and have a creative mind. And you’ll need to passionate about technology and how it can be harnessed to support young people living tough lives.
We sit in the gorgeous offices of our founder and big supporter, technology experts Forward Internet Group. It's full of talented young people whom you will draw on to help our partners. And, as a bonus, there's free food and drink throughout the day, a bar and amphitheatre.
What you'll do
Create digital solutions for Forward Foundation’s partners (30%)
Create digital solutions for the sector (60%)
Develop our website (10%)
Why work for us:
Freedom - As part of the development team you will have technical freedom to explore and innovate software to transform young lives, right from concept, to deployment, and beyond.
Group - We share a gorgeous office in central London with our founder, and associated group businesses. As a result we receive numerous benefits, such as delicious free food, and entertainment. Being part of a group of internet businesses our technical staff are able to benefit from internal technical development opportunities and support such as mentoring and industry events we host.
Cause - The products our tech team builds will transform young lives. We want candidates who are passionate about growing their technical skill, and delivering high quality software in the process.
Forward Foundation are looking to hire exceptional developers who want to work for a great cause, within an exciting group of companies, and grow and develop in the process. Successful candidates will have the opportunity to devise digital solutions to some of the biggest challenges faced by young people and charities in London and Africa - using a lean approach to take projects from concept to deployment and beyond.
Job type: Permanent full time
Remote working possible: no
Level of experience required: Senior
Salary/package: Competitive + 6% company benefits
This job is located in London, United Kingdom
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