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Affiliates Manager

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  • Sector:

    Digital & Ecommerce

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  • Salary:

    £30k - 34k per year

  • Contact:

    Charlotte Battersby

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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  • Consultant:

    Charlotte Battersby

Affiliates Manager

Salary up to £34k

City Centre – 2 days / 3 days WFH

A nationally recognised, technology focussed Online Retail organisation are a household name (particularly if you’re into Sports!), and their Digital Marketing function have had an exciting year of positive change. Due to a highly successful period of business growth, the digital marketing team are now on the lookout for a bright, commercially minded and passionate Affiliates Manager to manage existing partner accounts and identify new affiliate partner relationships.

This exciting opportunity will give you the opportunity to travel around Europe (for a few days at a time, a few times a year) to represent one of the UK’s best-known brands at industry conferences. Reporting into a talented Head of Affiliates, this team has such a collaborative and fun culture – perks include monthly team drinks, lunches, breakfasts and weekly team sport (of course optional!).

Your day to day responsibilities will include:

  • Seeking new online affiliate partnerships to drive traffic to the company digital affiliate programme
  • Manage affiliate partner relationships to optimise and improve current deals
  • Ensure regular and timely communication with all affiliate partners via all methods of communication
  • Monitor affiliate partner performance and optimise campaigns accordingly to ensure profitable returns
  • Demonstrate a can-do approach both mentality and in attitude,
  • Review and report on affiliate activity and performance including acquisitions, retention and attrition
  • Ensure affiliate tracking codes are in place and working correctly
  • Produce regular reports on affiliate partner performance
  • Monitor budgets spend and payments to affiliate partners
  • Monitor Affiliate partner websites to ensure they are compliant

Your skills & experience:

  • Previous Affiliate Marketing experience, either in-house or agency
  • Strong negotiation skills 
  • Ability to build excellent working relationships internally and externally
  • Driven with the ability to remain calm under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Confident communicator that can liaise with senior management and affiliate partners when required
  • Highly enthusiastic and motivated

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