Ecommerce & Merchandise Assistant - Retail

Posted 15/11/2021 by Tagged Resources Ltd

Manchester, Greater Manchester

The Company:

An exciting opportunity for an ambitious Ecommerce & Merchandise Assistant, to join a national retailer.

This person will exceed the sales target through on site ecommerce and trading, working with Buying & Merchandising and Marketing to create engaging content, brand launches, and product launches for omni-channel Commerce. Attracting and retaining online traffic through engaging social media, email marketing, marketplace and online experiences.

The Role:

Updating the website, marketplaces and all digital marketing channels so that product, brands and content is engaging, desirable and discoverable.

Updating multi- channels with regular engaging content

Co-ordinating brand and product launches per category in line with Marketing and Trading priorities

Using web analytics to help plan site change and multi-channel updates

Researching new ecommerce technologies using social media and understanding the competition and market trends

Trading – Sales optimisation

Report and monitor sales, key metrics and promotions in weekly trade reviews

Manage daily and weekly site change, product inventory, photography, navigation, seo and site merchandising

Work with buyers and merchandisers to co-ordinator brand and product launches

Coordination of social, newsletter email and facilitating site changes

Manage category & product updates online, writing copy and producing content for all channels

Coordinate the delivery of all category elements (landing pages, category banners, brand exposure via home pages, social and email) for new season and new product launches as well as launching new marketing campaigns

Coordinate and manage all product listings and launches on all social channels, websites and marketplaces

Visual Merchandising & Digital Marketing -

Product, image and brand selection for homepages, social and email

Merchandising the website so products are desirable and discoverable

Site Change/Publishing – weekly reporting at brand, category and product level

Updating social media channels with regular engaging content

Community management on review site and Social channels

Planning -

Product planning & launch programme by category area.

Photography planning for social, newsletter, loading and site change

Reporting Line

Reports into the Junior Trader

Required Skills

Strong communicator, who is able to build relationships and work collaboratively with our internal & external partners,

High level of competency with Excel

Excellent attention to detail

Excellent time management with the ability to multitask in fast-paced environment

Experience in data analysis

Strong commercial understanding

Must have detailed working knowledge of social media and Digital Marketing channels

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Please be aware the duties listed above are an interpretation of the role and do not form any part of your employment contract. Please ask the interviewer any questions about the role that you wish to clarify.

Tagged Resources Limited acts as an employment agency. We have 25 years of Recruitment and Industry experience, working with Retail and Supply Chain markets and have various positions available. If this vacancy does not suit your experience and you are looking for a suitable role please look at our website or follow us on social networking sites.  All are updated on a daily basis.

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