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Online Merchandiser

A well known and well loved retail brand is on the search for an Online Merchandiser to join an ecommerce team in pure growth mode. 

This is a brilliant broad role and is well suites for anyone with ecommerce, trading or online merchandising experience who wants to develop and progress. 


  • Merchandise the online Product and supporting content, ensuring products are effectively categorised and visually merchandised to maximise sell through
  • Checking associated product details, prices and supporting content in line with marketing and merchandising plans
  • Support the briefing of online content to Creative and Web Development teams and subsequent checking prior to launch
  • Support the Ecommerce Merchandising Manager and Ecommerce Merchandising Assistant in App content and category merchandising
  • Support the optimization of key trading zones on site and in App
  • Monitor competitor activity and provide resulting recommendations to improve website content, merchandising and outbound digital marketing communications
  • Assist with implementing reactive trading plans across the website and App, aligning with the Digital Marketing team
  • Train, support and oversee the Ecommerce Merchandise Assistant to deliver Ecommerce administration tasks
  • Liaise with Digital team to maintain product and category updates required to support the website SEO strategy
  • Support  product selections for Email communications
  • Monitor the performance of website content zone interaction and identify opportunities to increase content engagement
  • Attend range and product sign off meetings with Buying and Merchandise teams
  • Support the Ecommerce Merchandising Manager to plan the UK and App trading calendar
  • Report on Weekly trade performance and liaise with Stock Merchandise teams to be able to propose content for site

As a successful candidate, you'll have;

  • 2 years’ experience in a Marketing or Merchandise Environment, Specifically Ecommerce is advantageous
  • Fashion and Product experience or knowledge is advantageous
  • Have a great eye for detail
  • Have strong organisation and time-management skills

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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