Jobs we know about:

  • 04/08/2017

    £200-250

    North West

    3+ years exp

    JB/11/15226

    Freelance Flash Designer/Developer £200-250

    04/08/2017 North West 3+ years exp JB/11/15226

    We are currently looking for experienced flash designers/developers for various freelance bookings across the Northwest. Applicants will be flexible and happy to work in house.

    Candidates must demonstrate the following skills:

    Exceptional knowledge of flash
    Working knowledge of actionscript (desired but not essential)
    At least 3 years industry experience

    If you are a talented Flash designer/developer who has at least 3 years experience and meet the requirements above then we could have great opportunity for you to expand on your freelance portfolio. You will have the chance to work for some excellent clients on a variety of different projects.

    Rate banding

    If you are set up as a limited company or if you are a sole trader who would be paid through our PAYE payment structure.

    Freelancers set up as a limited company would be looking at between £250 per day.

    Freelancers being paid through our PAYE payment structure would be looking at £200 per day plus statutory holiday pay.

    For those of you thinking of applying who don't really know the advantages of working as a freelancer through an agency like Orchard I would like to mention a couple of key points.

    For every booking you do through Orchard, you will be paid the week following the assignment. Another great advantage is that we carry the burden when it comes to collecting payment from the client and you get paid even if we don't.

    Freelancers who are on the PAYE payment structure will receive statutory holiday pay.


Jobs we know about

Things we know are happening

  • The Digital Roundtable - August 2017

    The Digital Roundtable is a chance for Digital/Creative business owners to get together, crowdsource ...

    24/08/2017 | Cube 3, 85 High Street, Manchester, M4 1BD

    The Digital Roundtable is a chance for Digital/Creative business owners to get together, crowdsource solutions to challenges, look for collaboration opportunities, and to discuss what's new in the industry.

  • Creative Kitchen: Made Here

    Made Here is back, and this time we'll be at the amazing Avenue HQ on the Liverpool's famous ...

    07/09/2017 | Avenue HQ - Mann Island, Liverpool L31BP

    Made Here is back, and this time we'll be at the amazing Avenue HQ on the Liverpool's famous waterfront.

  • MPA Awards 2017

    The awards ceremony for MPA's much coveted 'Inspiration Awards' will once again take place ...

    19/10/2017 | The Midland Hotel, 16 Peter St, Manchester, M60 2DS

    The awards ceremony for MPA's much coveted 'Inspiration Awards' will once again take place at The Midland Hotel on 19th October 2017 and tables/tickets are now on sale.

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Things we'd like to talk about

  • #OrchardShoots is Back! Fantasy Football 2017/18

    Once again it's time to strap on your virtual laces, separate your midfield from your strikers, ...

    02/08/2017
    02/08/2017

    Once again it's time to strap on your virtual laces, separate your midfield from your strikers, and show us if you really are the special one.

  • Our look at some rebrands that went horribly wrong

    Rebranding is a process that plenty of companies go through and more often than not, the rebranding ...

    19/07/2017
    19/07/2017

    Rebranding is a process that plenty of companies go through and more often than not, the rebranding process is a huge success.

  • When Burger King decided to take on the King of Belgium

    If you expected Burger King to cause some public controversy with a potential rival, you’d ...

    11/07/2017
    11/07/2017

    If you expected Burger King to cause some public controversy with a potential rival, you’d expect it to be with somebody like McDonalds or maybe even Subway. Chances are you’d never have guessed that such controversy would ...

  • Our Top 3 Video Editing Tips

    When it comes to video editing, most people think that it’s just about taking out all of the ...

    01/06/2017
    01/06/2017

    When it comes to video editing, most people think that it’s just about taking out all of the stuff that doesn’t look good.

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    Graphic Designer in #Manchester, up to £30k. - @Orchard_AJ #designjobs https://t.co/rdFHskk10d

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    Notch or Not, what's your view? At Orchard it's a resounding NO! https://t.co/tU9PFI1XfC https://t.co/U5vnf7hvGq

  • orchard_aj - 3 hours ago

    @G_Mellors I missed the trials because of best man duties in Rhodes! #nextyear

  • orchard_davido - 1 day ago

    RT @FootballVines: Ref cam should be in every game. https://t.co/VG1uVZ2YiZ

  • orchard_mike - 2 days ago

    Really interesting piece tonight on political persuasion using social. BBC Two - Secrets Of Silicon Valley https://t.co/2C8Xt00QN4

  • orchard_lucy - 5 days ago

    I'm looking for a #freelance #frontenddev with availability from next week to work with a #Cheshire based client. Contact me for details

  • orchard_deke - 6 days ago

    https://t.co/DPzrv1myDY

  • orchard_tommy - 20 days ago

    Great event and loving the new OGS venue! Some very thought provoking stuff on such immersive technology :)… https://t.co/cL8SGJzxES

  • orchard_andy - 26 days ago

    If FailArmy tackled logos. Distinctly remember the social media backlash against GAP's doomed redesign a few years… https://t.co/H3GXFHwpZU

  • orchard_laura - 33 days ago

    Fascinating talk from Jim Williams! https://t.co/d6RylAQqwn