Part-time Web Developer to Clara Finland

If you want to work for a small startup where you have the possibility to develop as a professional and a chance to grow within the company this job is for you! We are looking for a part-time Web Developer to work with Wordpress plugins using for example Javascript and PHP. The working hours are flexible and suit perfectly a student finishing their studies. If this sounds like something for you please apply as soon as possible!

Job description

Academic Work is looking for Web Developer to our client Clara Finland. The work is part-time, approximately 2-3 days a week. There is a possibility to work remotely in this position.

This job is a staffing position, which means that you will be employed by Academic Work with a fixed-term contract and work as a consultant at Clara Finland.

Job duties

In this position, you will mainly be working with PHP and Javascript creating Wordpress plugins for different kind of forms, e.g. for registering as a monthly donator. These forms submit the information to Clara CRM/ERP SaaS service via REST API. Important part of the work are form validations and good visible error messages. Besides the mentioned technologies you will need to use HTML5 and CSS as well.

Your job will be JIRA ticket based and it requires you to be able to work independently. The goal is to make forms that are easy to understand and use and customize for different customer websites with CSS. You will be collaborating with the team leader and another part-time employee.

The job includes:

*Developing user-friendly forms

*Programming with Javascript, PHP, CSS and HTML5 for WordPress

Our client company is a small startup and has a relaxed working environment. Their customers are non-profit organizations. A candidate with the right skillset and capabilities could be able to continue working for the company with their SaaS product development after the initial three month assignment. Thus, our ideal candidate also knows Ruby on Rails, or has the capacity to learn it quickly in order to grow within the company.


Our ideal candidate has previous work experience with similar duties, for example through an internship or through own project. Knowledge of Javascript, PHP, CSS and HTML5 is a requirement as well as previous experience with WordPress-based websites. You preferably speak Finnish, but fluent English is the minimum requirement. Quick learning and eagerness to learn are important traits for success in the job.

Apply for this position if you have:

  • Previous work experience, for example through internship

  • Knowledge of Javascript, PHP, CSS and HTML5

  • Developed a website using Wordpress

  • An ability to learn quickly

  • Fluent communication skills in either Finnish or English

It is also seen as an advantage if you have previous experience with Ruby on Rails or Docker.

Start: January 2019

Working hours: Part-time, 20 hours/week

Employment period: 3 months

Location: Helsinki

Salary: According to agreement

Published: 04.12.2018

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In this position you will be employed by Academic Work and we take care of all the legal responsibilities of an employer such as salary payments, insurances and health care. It is important for us that you feel well and perform in your job. Your consultant manager will be in regular contact with you during the assignment and guides you on your career. Academic Work is an authorized staffing and recruitment agency and our employees are extremely satisfied, something that we are very proud of. We are here to help you succeed!


To apply for the job click on “Apply here” below. Remember to attach your CV into your application! We only handle applications through our website but if you have questions about the position you can reach us via email in Please write the advert ID in the subject and paste the advert link in the mail.

We are continuously screening and contacting candidates so make sure to send your application as soon as possible. Please notice that the advert can be removed before eventual last dates on our external advertising pages. When the advert is being removed it’s either due to that the processes is finished or because we have many qualified applications and are continuing in the selection/interview phase.

We are the Home of the Young Professionals. We are experts in recruitment and staffing university students, recently graduated and professionals in the beginning of their career. You can be employed by us as a consultant in one of our client companies or be recruited directly to our client via our recruitment co-operation. You can read more about us at

When employed at Academic Work you will have your own dedicated Consultant Manager, whose role is to answer your questions, support your career development and ensure you enjoy your place of work.


Clara Finland ( is a company that develops CRM/ERP SaaS service for non-profit organizations. Clara is an agile and safe software service, which helps organizations in their social work, volunteering coordination and streamlining of fundraising processes. Clara is a young company with a turnover of about 100 000 e/year. The company is constantly growing and is backed by it’s parent company Helsinkimissio ry.