Assistant eCommerce Merchandiser - 6 month FTC

18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Part of the Internet Retailing Top 500 this year, this is a sizeable operation working as part of a cutting-edge eCommerce team. Reporting into the eCommerce Marketing Manager, the Assistant Online Merchandiser will ensure the smooth running of processes involving the presentation of stock on the website. 

This is a 6 month contract as a maternity cover, likely to be rolled on by 1-2 months.

What you’ll be doing

As above, this role centres on all aspects of ensuring the site trades as effectively as possible, and being able to identify areas of improvement with respect to the look and feel of the site itself. Initial actions will involve overseeing the product content team to ensure correct copywriting and uploading of content to the site, alongside an assessment of the finished articles to match the voice of the brand and content guidelines. The strategic elements of the role will involve assessing which products are performing well/underperforming through weekly and monthly reports, and presenting your findings to senior stakeholders in the business.

What experience you’ll need

Being able to spin multiple plates will help you cope with the cycle of analytics, insight, site changes and the assessment of site content. Having worked in a similar role as part of an eCommerce business will stand you in great stead, ideally with skills across content management and Google Analytics. An interest in fashion will also lend itself well to the role.

What you’ll get in return for your talents

A salary at the £25k mark is on offer for this one. They have some nice perks too, including 28 days holiday, 20% staff discount, pension and brilliant training for your professional development.

What’s next?

Please get in touch with Joe for further information and to apply.