Job description

eCommerce Merchandising Manager

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  • Sector:

    Digital & Ecommerce

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  • Salary:

    £25k - 30k per year

  • Contact:

    Rachel Wheeler

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

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  • Consultant:

    Rachel Wheeler

An iternational retailer is looking for an eCommerce Merchandising Manager to join the business on a 12 month fixed term contract to cover a period of maternity leave. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone looking for a new challenge or looking to secure a fresh new role. You will join an established marketing team and manage a team of 2 whilst spearheading the trading strategy and calendar. 


· Deliver a seasonal trading calendar for all websites to support sales conversion and deliver marketing and product objectives for each territory

· Manage a team to enrich product data, categorize, visually merchandise and launch all new product ranges on all applicable websites and marketplace in line with marketing activity and brand guidelines

· Deliver the Ecommerce merchandising strategy across all website touchpoints

· Create and deliver website content plans, including briefing, checking and analysis to maximize website conversion across all device types and key customer segments

· Work with Buying, Stock Merchandise, Creative and Marketing teams effectively promote key product lines, trends and ranges on site and across marketing channels in line with wide multichannel trading plans

· Use internal analytics tools, merchandising software and Google Analytics together with monitoring competitor activity to produce actionable insights to better trade the websites

About You:

· Previous experience of working with Ecommerce platforms, CMS platforms, merchandising and product recommendations software, Google Analytics and general analysis tools

· A commercial, agile trading mentality

· A genuine interest and good understanding of the retail market

· Strong interpersonal and influencing skills

· Proficient in Word, PowerPoint and Excel

· Team management experience

· Passion and enthusiasm to excel in your role

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