Ecommerce Co-Ordinator

Straits Trading Company Ltd
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Ecommerce Sales & Marketing Co-Ordinator

The successful candidate would work for Straits Trading Ltd and Aromatize Ltd. Based in Accrington, Lancashire.

Straits are a major supplier of the home and gift industry. Our home décor, home accessories and gift offer contribute to the style and design of a room. Straits provide a stylish mix of modern and traditional quality products at a competitive price.

Aromatize offer a collection of fragranced products and items that compliment or accessorise fragranced products. Aromatize have exclusive distribution rights for Goose Creek Candles, Woodbridge and Beluma and sell an extensive range of complimentary accessories.

These well established forward thinking businesses are looking for an entusiastic team player with a positive personality to support anticipated business growth. Ecommerce has been identified as a prime function in driving this growth and as such the successful candidate will play a key part in the future success of both businesses.


Responsible for supporting sales by maximising utilisation of company websites, social media, email marketing and ebay.

Main Duties

  • Support sales and company promotions through web, social media, digital advertising, email marketing and ebay.

  • Working with our web developers you will be responsible for the update and advancement of all company websites including design, banners, articles, promotions & products.

  • Planning and implementation of website updates in line with social media and email marketing campaigns.

  • Search Engine Optimisation (SEO).

  • Building and executing social media strategy.

  • Maintain database of approved Email Marketing subscribers and manage links between Campaign Monitor and Web back office system.

  • Preparation of email marketing campaigns and newsletters.

  • Manage and maintain Ebay product portfolio whilst providing customer focused support and growing this new sales department.

  • Project Management for a new B2C sales initiative.

  • Attend trade exhibitions.

  • Other duties as requested.

Person Specification

Professional qualification in ecommerce, marketing or equivalent.

Two or more years relevant experience.

Excellent IT, communication & organisational skills. An ability to work without supervision and be able to produce e-commerce marketing plans that will supplement company growth targets. An enthusiastic team player with a positive personality and approach that supports a need to build customer relationships.

Contractual Specification

37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday

9.00am - 5.00pm (30 minutes for lunch)

Pension - Auto-enrolment from April 2017

Life Insurance - 3 * salary (after 1 year complete service)

Critical Illness Cover - 2 * salary (after 1 year complete service)