Brook Street

UK Site Merchandiser

Brook Street
London, England
Up to £45295 per annum
18 Sep 2018
16 Oct 2018
IT, IT Support
Contract Type
Full Time

UK Site Merchandiser
London, Paddington
Contract is until June 2019 initially

Brook Street is currently working on behalf of our Global IT Client to recruit a Site Merchandiser. This is a contract role based in London until 30th June 2019, with the possibility to extend. The role is officially titled Site Merchandiser, but would be better known externally as an E-commerce Marketing Specialist.

As a Brook Street contractor you will be entitled to 25 days holiday per annum, 8 days paid Bank Holidays pro rota, discounted gym membership, use of the onsite health facility, access to online learning and training, free parking and an excellent subsidised restaurant.

Salary: £45,295 per annum, based on experience, plus benefits

Job Description
E-commerce continues to be one of the fastest growing and exciting areas of technology and the consumer audience. As part of our direct-to-customer retail strategy, our Company's Digital Store is one of the largest sellers of Company products worldwide. We continue to make significant investments in digital and e-commerce marketing and, of course, innovative technology. If you like a team that offers the fast-paced, high-energy culture of a start-up-blended with the more mature planning, strategic thinking and resource investment that is typical of a more established business-then this may your next strategic career move.

The EMEA-LATAM (Europe, Middle East and Africa - Latin America) Site Merchandising team encompasses a range of people from experienced professionals to recent graduates. The role would suit someone with 2+ years experience in e-commerce, but high-calibre recent graduates will also be considered.

The 15-person EMEA-LATAM Site team is spread over 6 locations and this role is one of two based in London. The Site Merchandiser role also forms part of the London-based UK-Ireland Digital Stores team which comprises an Online Sales Manager, a Devices PM, two Marketing PMs, a Business Sales Manager and a Demand Generation lead. The role looks after the UK and Irish markets.

A typical day in this role can include:
" Coordinating store updates with the UK-Ireland Digital Stores team, other members of the Site Merchandising team and other key stakeholders including global Category Managers and Site Experimentation leads.
" Planning how promotions are executed on the storefront - including deal configuration options, on-store marketing placements and messaging.
" Planning and analysing the impact of changes to banner placements on key store pages.
" Planning and analysing the effect of different sales strategies on the site and comparing with results from other regions.
" Managing and prioritising multiple projects simultaneously with excellent attention to detail.
" Supporting the overall site vision and ensuring a quality customer experience.
" Participating and leading some multi-country projects for the EMEA-LATAM Site Merchandising team.
" Providing clear communication to stakeholders.

Candidate Requirements
The ideal candidate will be:
" Degree in Business / Marketing / quantitative field or equivalent experience.
" Experience working in e-commerce / online marketing.
" Excellent project management, organisational and communication skills.
" Strong computer skills.
" High attention to detail.
" Self-starter and a proactive problem solver with a drive to achieve results.
" A character that exemplifies Company values including integrity, honesty, openness, personal excellence, constructive self-criticism, continual self-improvement, and mutual respect.

The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:
" Analytical or mathematical background.
" Experience working in a multi-national environment.
" Experience with site optimisation / experimentation tools (Optimizely, Clicktale & similar).

Deadline for CV submission: Thursday 20th September @ 11