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Salesforce Developer

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Recruiter: CIPD
Listed on: 8th November
Location: London
Salary/Rate: £44,000
Salary Notes: + benefits!
Type: Contract
Start Date: ASAP

Salesforce Developer   

Circa £44,000 + benefits

Up to 12 months contract (maternity cover)

35 hours per week (happy to talk flexible working)

Wimbledon (hybrid working)

 We're the CIPD — the professional body for HR and people development. We are the voice of a worldwide community of more than 160,000 members committed to championing better work and working lives. We've been setting the benchmark for excellence in people and organisation development for more than 100 years, helping members build their professional expertise and organisations build their HR and leadership capability.

There has never been a more interesting or important time to join us. We offer an inclusive and stimulating culture and a wide range of professional development opportunities, as well as excellent benefits such as 28 days' holiday, £125 personal development allowance, learning and development opportunities and access to an award winning pension scheme.

The Role

As Salesforce Developer, you will be part of our Digital and Technology directorate, Development team and you will get an opportunity to work on exciting and strategically important projects. You will also have an opportunity to work with a team of experienced developers as well as contribute towards better user experience.

What You'll Be Doing

  • Developing and configuring the CIPD's two Salesforce instances in line with business and project requirements
  • Ensuring a high standard of code and documentation is maintained at all times
  • Facilitating Cloud First strategic priority by identifying and migrating core business processes onto the Salesforce platform(Cloud First)
  • Working with Development team colleagues, end users, product managers, and project managers to understand and implement business and project requirements
  • Leading the design, development, coding, testing, deployment, and maintenance of bespoke applications and integrations, using Apex classes and triggers, Javascript, Flows, Lightning and Visualforce components, and RestAPI integrations
  • Providing third and fourth line support for the CIPD's Salesforce instances
  • Working with other developers to integrate Salesforce with other applications
  • Leading development of new processes, applications, and integrations to enhance the end user experience
  • Completing regular internal system audits and prepare for upgrades

What You'll Need To Be Successful

  • Certified Platform Developer
  • 2-3 years Salesforce development experience
  • Extensive knowledge of development principles and languages including Apex, Javascript, SQL/SOQL, SOSL, Visualforce
  • Understanding of web development principles and languages such as CSS, HTML
  • In-depth understanding of Salesforce features, capabilities
  • Experience in administering or implementing Salesforce Lightning
  • Experience with Sales, Service, and Community Clouds
  • Experience using data tools, including Data Loader
  • Experience of using code repositories such as GITHub
  • Good understanding of change management and version control principles

Please note, this advert is due to close on Monday 22 November.

If this role describes you and your career aspirations, then click APPLY.

CIPD: valuing everyone as an individual! The CIPD define diversity as valuing everyone as an individual - we value all our employees, customers and clients as people. Harnessing these differences creates a productive environment in which everybody feels valued, where their talents are fully utilised and organisational and personal goals are met.

We are committed to employment practices that promote diversity and inclusion in employment regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, sex, marriage and civil partnership status, pregnancy and maternity status, race, religion or belief.

Please note, we reserve the right to close or extend this position depending on application numbers. Therefore, we would urge you to submit an application as soon as possible.

Contact Name: CIPD
Reference: TJ/9170/081121
Job ID: 3002097

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