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Job description

Ecommerce Trading Assistant

  • Location

    Chester

  • Sector:

    Digital & Ecommerce

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £24k - 25k per year

  • Contact:

    Aimee Buchan

  • Contact email:

    aimee.31990C373.0@applythis.net

  • Contact phone:

    .

  • Job ref:

    VR/AB10

  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-08-09

Job Title: Ecommerce Trading Assistant

Salary: £24k - £25k

Location: Chester

This is a brilliant opportunity for an Ecommerce Trading Assistant to take the next step in their career, working for a well-established retailer that continue to experience growth across the business. You will work in a great team that work closely across each category within the business.

Roles & responsibilities

  • Support the day-to-day management of the websites and campaign schedule
    • Lead the online visual merchandising process to ensure:

-          products are added to the site in a timely fashion

-          product information is up to date & legally compliant

-          product listing categories are configured according to the business needs

  • Responsible for planning, co-ordinating and executing the Marketing Trading calendar within the team to drive sales
  • Ensure key trading actions and activities are briefed out to the wider marketing team
  • Manage critical path deadlines
  • Daily, weekly and monthly reporting and analysis of key metrics in the market, highlighting areas of concern, trends and opportunities, as well as providing theories and recommendations to maximise sales
  • Making suggestions for, and help to test improvements to user experience on the website
  • Briefing in the trading calendar and campaign plans to the wider marketing team and setting individual actions.
  • Undertake competitor analysis on an adhoc/seasonal basis to identify opportunities

The successful candidate for the Ecommerce Trading Assistant role will possess the following attributes:

  • At least 1 - 2 years’ experience in similar ecommerce role
  • Highly analytical
  • IT literate with a strong knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Proficiency of running multiple campaigns to tight deadlines
  • Familiar with ecommerce usability and UX best practice
  • Confidence in tracking and reporting key metrics to senior stakeholders
  • Proactive, organised and enjoys working in a results orientated environment, using own initiative
  • A keen interest and good understanding of online retail
  • Ability to liaise and work effectively with various teams throughout the business
  • Assertive, confident and able to challenge established ways of working
  • Very strong understanding about the fast fashion market and consumer mind set
  • A calm individual who can work well under pressure and to very tight deadlines
  • Highly professional and target driven.

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