WordPress Developer/Designer & Administrator

(Must be E.U Citizen or have full E.U working rights)

Published on: 03 August 2018

The Company:

Surfstr Limited is an Irish Multilingual Digital Media start-up that promotes and bridges western brands to a China-based audience. Surfstr is an incredibly exciting & rewarding place to start or continue your career. You will have the opportunity to get fully involved in the decision-making process as part of a small and expanding team. We are all working together with one common goal in mind: to deliver Exceptional Client Service, Teamwork, and Integrity. As a marketing company, WeChat marketing makes up a significant part of our client service. We are committed to challenging industry standards and practices and experimenting with new ways of reaching our audiences and expanding the boundaries



The position will be based on a sub-contractor basis. Surfstr seeks individuals with an Active EU/Irish VAT number. Only individuals with a EU VAT number will be considered for this position. This position is open to E.U Citizens or individuals with legal working privileges within the E.U. and residing in the Union. The position is open to individuals registered as a Sole Traders or a Private Limited enterprise within the E.U.


Company background

Surfstr Limited is an Irish registered Digital Marketing start-up company. Surfstr connects western brands to a Chinese speaking audience on local Chinese digital platforms.

Surfstr is registered at the Companies Registration Office, Dublin, Ireland under the Registration of Business Names Act, 1963. Business Registration No: 606892 as a Limited Private Company. Surfstr is also a member of the ‘Ireland China Business Association’ and the Czech-Irish Business and Cultural Association (CIBCA).



The position requires occasional monthly work over a permeant term. Surfstr is seeking a hands-on, enthusiastic, and passionate individual passionate about delivering high-quality results. The person will be self-motivated and be able to work from their own initiative. The volume of work is expected to be between 2-4 hours per week and may increase in the near future.



Native English speaker with an excellent command (Oral and verbal command) of the English language.


Comprehensive skills

  • Administration of website
  • WordPress, Development and Design
  • Theme design and development
  • PHP, JavaScript, HTML5 and CSS
  • SEO
  • UX/UI
  • Content creation
  • Bug testing and fixing
  • Increasing website load speed
  • Mobile / responsive layout user experience
  • Photoshop, resizing photos and other media assets
  • Back end settings, database backup etc.
  • Creating translated page versions (WPML)
  • Editing language of the website  and the ability to create custom requirements
  • You will be responsible for creating clone pages to translate the website into Chinese Traditional and Contempory Chinese (Translator provided)
  • Experience working with stakeholders (internal and external)


Desirable skills (Bonus points)

  • Native Chinese speaker
  • Working with Translators, website content, SEO, Meta data etc.
  • SEO (Also in other languages – translator provided)
  • Organising website content on Google Drive
  • Interest in Digital Marketing
  • Enjoy writing (Content creation)


Applications that do not meet the requirements will not be considered for this position. Only E.U Based individuals with legal working rights will be considered for this position.



Closing Date;  24th August 2018 – 17:00 GMT+1

To apply: Please send a relevant cover letter and CV to: Careers@surfstr.com

Please custom tailor your cover letter and Cv to match the job requirements and how you can add value to this role.

(If you feel Surfstr might be a good fit for you but feel the experience may not completely match, still, get in touch with us).



Human Resources
Email: careers@surfstr.com
Telephone: +353 (1) 2548884


Surfstr Ltd is registered with the Company Registration Office, Dublin, Ireland. No: 606892. Surfstr Ltd is incorporated as a Private Limited Company: No. 621870. VAT No: IE 3535805IH | Registered business address: 2 The Weighbridge, Mail Coach Road Sligo, Ireland.

Office: The CHQ Building, Custom House Quay, Dublin 1
Leinster, D01 R9Y0

Surfstr Ltd.The CHQ Building, Custom House Quay, Dublin 1, Leinster, D01 R9Y0, Ireland.
Registration No: 621870 - LTD - Private Company Limited by Shares