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Why Superdrug?

Passionate about Beauty and Health? Want to be part of an innovative, trend setting retailer? Our vibrant Head Office, based by East Croydon station is a fantastic environment filled with hundreds of brilliant personalities.
We’re a team that puts our customers and our teams at the heart of everything we do. At Superdrug, we aim to be the best in accessible health & beauty, loved by our customers for value, choice, friendly advice, service and fun.

Our success comes from our people – they make the difference. We’re all about personality, we have fun, and we work hard to deliver That Superdrug feeling.

Here's the exciting bit…a day includes

The purpose of the role is develop and amend customer-facing functionality of the website. You may also be required to work on other Group sites as required from time to time. You will be working in a team of front-end developers reporting to the Lead Front End Developer and working on both new project work and making amendments to existing features on the website. The website is a fast-growing business stream within the company and the roadmap for the site is extensive.

This job is a good fit for you if:

Ability to work on your own initiative
Ability to be adaptable and flexible while responding to deadlines on assignments and workflow fluctuations
Strong attention to detail; you will be hard working, and have the confidence to play a major role within a fast-growing business
Takes the initiative
You will be well organised and able to prioritise work effectively.
Customer Focused, consistent “can do” attitude towards the Customer.
Excellent communication skills: written and verbal, including presentations.
Excellent problem diagnosis and analytical skills.
Passionate about web development and new technologies

What you’ll need:

You need experience working on a transactional website
Ideally educated in a technology-related qualification or have some demonstrable experience in this field

Have a strong knowledge a proven track record in using HTML5, CSS2/3, Pure JavaScript (ES6), JQuery and JSON.
Exposure to Redux, Redux-Saga and Web components (LitElement) is desirable.
Experience using grunt, npm and webpack.
Experience on developing mobile website solutions that function across different device types
Experience in using version control software such as GIT
Ability to apply designs and an expert user of Adobe Photoshop
Excellent knowledge of W3C web standards and browser compatibility issues
Experience in working within the retail environment

 Here's what's in it for you

33 days holiday rising to 38 days with length of service (inclusive of bank holidays)
Being part of more! We are part of a group who work closely with Savers, The Perfume Shop and Three UK.

We are part of A.S. Watson Group, the world's largest international health and beauty retailer with over 15,700 stores in 25 markets!
2 staff discount codes for yourself and a family member or friend
30% discount on Superdrug Own Brand Products both in store and online
Working in a stylish, modern and collaborative office close to East Croydon Station
Company pension matching and bonus
Unrivalled Learning and Development programmes
Come and be part of something special.
Hours: 37.5 | 9.00am - 5.30pm



Superdrug Head Office,51 Sydenham Road,CROYDON,CR0 2EU


Apply now to become part of more

By joining us, you will be part of More than just a health and beauty retail group. You’ll become part of an organisation which is well-recognised all over the world.