E-Commerce & Online Marketing Assistant

4 days left

£ doe
02 Sep 2016
30 Sep 2016
10244 3AA
Clare Turner
Ecommerce, Marketing
Job Type

This opportunity seeks an individual who wants to develop their career in ecommerce and online marketing incorporating both product/stock management and website management. To enhance the customer journey experience and direct traffic to the sites and engage in marketing and ecommerce strategies. You will be analytically minded with a good understanding of what is required and willing to learn new skills.

Ecommerce & Online Marketing Assistant - Roles & Responsibilities

  • Our client is a leading British fashion group who are looking for an Online Marketing Assistant to join their Ecommerce team in Leicester
  • Joining the business at a key period of exciting growth, the Online Marketing Assistant will work closely with the Ecommerce Manager in a range of duties and activities to support and develop the company’s websites, online marketing and ecommerce strategies
  • Responsibilities include supporting the management with the content on the company’s four ecommerce websites via the Magento e-commerce platform
  • Site merchandising – day-to-day management of the products being sold via the websites
  • Including maintaining stock levels, ensuring products are tagged and categorised correctly, and adding new products and categories to the website when required
  • Responsible for the product photography for seasonal and stock products for both online and print use
  • Test new functionality and features on development sites before they are introduced on the live sites
  • Assist with bug-fixing, identification of website issues, and liaise with our external web development agency on projects and tasks
  • Work alongside the Ecommerce Manager, to ensure the websites meet accessibility and usability guidelines, and the user experience is at the forefront of the site design and functionality across all platforms
  • Assist with the management of the search marketing (PPC) campaigns and the management and implementation of Facebook advertising
  • Collect data and produce SEO reports
  • Assist with the creation and delivery of regular email newsletters to subscriber base
  • Produce reports to determine success of email campaigns
  • Provide support for social media campaigns, including the promotion of product launches, sales, offers, etc., on networks such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest
  • Assist the Ecommerce manager in the production of regular reports

Ecommerce & Online Marketing Assistant – The Person Specification

  • Educated to A Level or Degree Level (or equivalent) with marketing or fashion would be preferable
  • This opportunity would suit someone with previous social media content management experience and a basic knowledge of HTML, SEO and Google Analytics would be an advantage
  • Good understanding of internet and search engine use
  • Ability to work under instruction as well as being able to show initiative and take responsibility and ownership of tasks
  • Confident Microsoft Office skills (especially Excel and Word)
  • Adobe Photoshop skills/experience desirable
  • Excellent English written and verbal skills
  • Highly attentive to the detail
  • Ability to work to a brief, with good time-management
  • A genuine interest in learning and developing online marketing skills
  • Must have a “can do” attitude

Ecommerce & Online Marketing Assistant – The Company and Additional Details

  • With over a hundred years of heritage, this proud, independent, British business operating under a number of established and exciting brands, has recently expanded its activities into ecommerce and is now looking to develop this area of the business substantially over the coming years
  • Working hours will be 08:30-17:00 (Monday to Thursday), and 08:30-15:15 (Friday).
  • 32 days holiday (including Bank Holidays)
  • Office-based role, working at the company’s headquarters and alongside the factory in Leicester

Please apply with your updated CV to c.turner@peoplemarketing.co.uk

If the e mail address is not displayed in this advert, then please contact People Marketing directly on 0115 922 3335 quoting the job reference number, and we shall supply you with the correct address.

We regret that due to the high amount of interest that we receive for each of our vacancies, if you do not hear from one of our consultants within 5 days then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for this role.

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