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Online Merchandiser

I have parented with one of EUROPES biggest sports retailers with 2 really exciting roles! Based in Warrington you will be required to be in the office twice a week.

As Online Merchandiser you will be reporting to and working closely with the Trading Manager and assisting the wider ecommerce team you’ll also be responsible for the product improvement and content appearing across the Marketplace. You’ll also be in constant dialogue with some of the biggest sports brands in the world to ensure products are launched successfully.


  • Capture New Products, watching and modernising to the Latest prohibition, Pre Order & PAR dates alongside an ongoing record of required content & Copy
  • Writing full product copy for each item which is SEO prepared and distinguished across Marketplace Source, organise, Edit & Upload Product images to SFCC
  • Liaise with a translation agency for international site Content
  • Inhabit Size benches and Guides for relevant categories
  • Allowing produces for publication across the sites, carefully looking after the product provenance data to drive effective product filtering and customer journey including Launch or pre Order Dates, cross category inclusion & brand merchandising with relevant PDP upsells
  • Source and Populate data for attribution product filters
  • Identify best sellers and promotional merchandises on regular basis and improve or add content such as video to enhance add to basket rate
  • Constant communication with brands to make sure products are launched effectively
  • Supporting the Senior Online Merchandiser to implement Improved Page Titles & descriptions Category Names, Landing pages & Keyword Copy

Candidate requirements

  • category experience or previous company experience at the same level
  • Good planning, organisational and prioritisation skills
  • analytical skills
  • Excellent attention to detail Ability to understand and drive the business and competitive positioning.
  • Good interpersonal skills and strong team player
  • Strong communication, influencing and presentation skills.


  • 22 days + bank holidays
  • A day off to celebrate your Birthday!
  • Colleague discount

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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