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eCommerce Assistant

Forward Role has partnered with a well loved regional retailer on the search for an eCommerce Assistant. 

This role comes after a period of exceptional online growth and is a truly exciting time to join the business and help shape the future of the department.

Day to day responsibilities

  • Set up new products ensuring that they are described in an accurate, clear and concise manner 
  • Set up new categories where needed
  • Visual merchandise products to attract customers and increase conversions
  • Monitor where product images are missing, incorrect or lacking optimisation
  • Identify ways to assist in improving conversion rates through persuasive content
  • Liaise with the buying team to review sales performance and identify new opportunities
  • Support the E-Commerce Manager with ad hoc on-site projects and web developments
  • Working with wider Marketing and Buying teams to create new ideas to help drive growth
  • Ensure work is completed in a timely manner, within deadlines, and to an excellent quality, through high attention to detail

 Key Attributes

  • A passion for online
  • Microsoft 365 Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc.)
  • Previous experience within an E-Commerce Assistant role
  • Good eye for detail
  • Commercial awareness
  • Creative flair
  • Organised with an ability to multitask on different projects
  • A basic understanding of SEO and CMS (content management systems)
  • Strong written English
  • Experience with Magento or similar (ideal but not essential)
  • Basic Photoshop skills

 Behavioural Skills

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Enjoys working in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent time management and organization
  • Ability to work independently and proactively
  • Reacts positively to change
  • Team player

As an industry leading, nationwide Marketing, Digital, Analytics, IT and Design recruitment agency, we are continually receiving new assignments to work on, so keep a close eye on our website, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter pages for a full list of current permanent and interim opportunities as well as marketplace news and fun stuff.
Forward Role is operating as an employment agency.

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