React/UI Developer

We are looking for a front end developer to join our friendly and ambitious team. The role is initially remotely based (eventually we’ll be moving to an office in Brighton) and is perfect for someone passionate about working with football clubs and their fans to create a more sustainable planet. We welcome both junior and mid-weight developers who feel they are a good match for the role.

We need somebody who specialises in the front of the spec - we are React based and use SASS for styling - if those are in your wheelhouse then you could be a good fit!

What is Planet Super League

Planet Super League is the tournament for football fans who care about the environment. Fans sign up on our site, complete green activities to score points for their football club and help them get up the league. 

We currently work with 34 professional football clubs, including 12 from the Premier League. Check out our BBC News coverage.

The Role

The following technical skills are needed for the role:

  • Good core javascript skills

  • React UI experience (failing this Vue.js or other UI frameworks would be considered)

  • Comfortable with CSS and SASS

  • Experience developing responsive websites

You’ll get bonus points for experience/skills in the following:

  • Static site builds (Gatsby/Next/Gridsome/Nuxt)

  • Amazon web services

  • OAuth based authentication flows

  • Web based animations

We also need the following softer skills:

  • Good communicator

  • Takes initiative

  • Problem solver

  • Accept mistakes happen and owns them

  • Show an ability to multitask

  • Experience working within a team

  • Experience working with task management tools (e.g. Trello, Jira)


Company & benefits 

We’re a small team of entrepreneurs with backgrounds in climate change, business, football, design and digital development. We provide all the excitement and freedom of an early-stage startup but with the stability and resources of a larger organisation. 

As well as a competitive salary we also offer a generous holiday allowance of 25 days.

We welcome and encourage applications from everyone regardless of gender, race, religion, marital status, disability, age, and sexual orientation. 

To apply, please send your CV and a cover letter to

Process will involve a skills/fit phone call, followed by a coding task, followed by an additional call.

(no agencies please)


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