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Web Merchandiser

Job Title: Web Merchandiser
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Industry:
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Reference: 48632
Contact Name: Rachel Wheeler
Contact Email: RachelW@Forwardrolerecruitment.com
Job Published: January 08, 2021 16:34

Job Description

One of the UK's largest brands is looking for a Web Merchandiser to maximise the commercial performance of the website through web trading optimisation and data analytics. This is an exciting opportunity to be an instrumental part of the continued growth of the D2C channels. 

About the role:

  • Set-up/use Fredhopper or appropriate software to develop and maintain onsite search, navigation and category product rankings, helping to maximise commercial goals and drive conversion
  • Identify and develop opportunities for sales growth including range development, bestsellers and category performance
  • Oversee the seasonal category uploads and new products
  • Provide product forecasting for purchase departments
  • Manage the pricing strategy to drive revenue & profit
  • Deliver weekly/monthly reporting regarding product performance
  • Work closely with the marketing team to align eCommerce stock with key marketing events
  • Day to day management of the eCommerce Executive

About you:

  • Strong merchandising experience with an online retail environment with a proven ability to drive revenue for various categories
  • Attraqt/Fredhopper experience essential
  • Google Analytics & data studio experience
  • Strong analytical skillset
  • Commercial eye & understanding of customer behaviour
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to analyse data and make recommendations for change
  • Experience in using Microsoft Office, especially Excel
  • Be able to work well as part of the team and maintain a positive attitude
  • Ideally managed individuals
  • At least two years’ experience in e-commerce as well as a keen interest in online retail sales

NB: You will be working remotely initially with flexible working options available to you when office working resumes. 

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