Online Merchandising Executive - Italy

Secret Escapes
10 Oct 2016
04 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Secret Escapes is the UK's biggest members-only website that runs best-in-market flash sales of four- and five-star hotels and holidays worldwide. We offer our members exclusive rates of up to 70% off.The hotels and holidays are hand-picked by a team of travel experts and include everything from UK country house hotels and city breaks to luxury European getaways and long-haul holidays, with travel included.We're looking for grafters and self-starters to join the gang, who can keep up with the pace and want to make a difference. We still work in relatively small teams, so there's no room for coasting along. We're friendly, happy, and most importantly, we work hard. We're not afraid to get our hands dirty and we're all madly passionate about our brand. We also have fun parties and don't have to wear uncomfortable suits to work.If you're ambitious, excel at what you do and you want to help us add a few more impressive things to our list of achievements, then we'd love to hear from you. Reporting to the Merchandising Manager for Italy, this is a key role in the process of ensuring only the best offers reach our site, and that they do so in the timeliest manner possible. You will be working closely with all of the other teams in the business, so great communication, ability to work as part of a team, attention to detail and a pro-active approach are essential.

Skills: Microsoft Excel,Communication skills,Attention to Detail,Well Organised,Fluent in Italian,Fluent in English,MS office knowledge,Rights to work in UK,Some analytical Ability

Sectors: Customer Services / Call Centres,Sales

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Main responsibilities

Assisting the Merchandising Manager with the flow of offers from the sales team to the websiteConducting quality checks, price comparisons and analysing the past results of offers provided by the sales teamAssisting with the selection of international offers that will appear on the Italian website based on detailed analysisChecking the detail of contracts to ensure loading and editorial teams can run smoothlyAdjusting the order of offers on the current sales page to achieve the best resultsLiaising with the CRM and Partnership teams to decide which offers feature in marketing emails

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Role Requirements

Detailed knowledge of the Italian domestic and outbound travel marketMS Office knowledge, Excel in particularSome analytical ability and commercial awarenessSolid experience in travel within a Tour Operator or an Online Travel AgentFluent in English and native Italian speakerCleared to work in the UK/EU

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Your characteristics

Excellent attention to detailOrganised, thorough and methodical approach to workGreat communication skillsSelf-motivated, enthusiastic, "can-do" attitudeAbility to work under pressure, juggle multiple tasks and meet deadlines