Digital Merchandise Manager

Oakham, Rutland
13 Sep 2016
11 Oct 2016
Digital, Merchandiser
Job Type

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Digital Merchandise Manager

Lands’ End is a global fashion and lifestyle brand founded on its nautical roots, an American spirit and a companywide devotion to high quality. This role is based in our European Head Office in Oakham, the beautiful county town of Rutland.

We are looking for a talented and passionate individual to join our team as a Digital Merchandise Manager! You will be driving the success of Lands’ End through our European websites and digital channels.

Sound like a job that you can excel in? Perfect! Then please keep reading as this super exciting new opportunity may just be exactly what you’ve been looking for!

So then, what’s this job all about??

You will be our Digital Merchandising expert, representing our product range within the digital and retail arena and providing in depth knowledge in order to maximise all trading opportunities. You will also be responsible for merchandising our small but growing retail presence.

You’ll be working closely with the Buying/Merchandising, Retail and Digital Marketing teams to develop, formulate and drive the merchandise strategies for ecommerce, retail, outlet and wholesale business. Working at a senior level you will communicate these key business objectives and your vision to the Merchandising and Marketing teams in order to develop a progressive digital strategy.

It will be your job to partner with the Planning, Finance, Retail and Merchandising teams to determine the yearly, seasonal and monthly financial budgets whilst also supporting the Senior Product Director in delivering the trading activities across our European markets.

Your responsibilities will also include:

  • Using your commercial awareness and skills in online and multichannel buying trends you will effectively merchandise the site, reviewing overall product performance, placement and positioning.
  • Partnering with our ecommerce marketing team as co-owners of the e-commerce trading strategy to achieve sales and drive new initiatives. 
  • Diving into the detail and getting stuck in to help us develop our processes and become more efficient.

And what experience will our Digital Merchandise Manager need?

You’ll need a minimum of 3 - 5 Years experience as a digital merchandiser within a fashion, apparel or lifestyle retail environment.  Educated to degree level, or equivalent, with experience in online navigation, product selection, merchandising and business analysis. Previous use of Business Objects, Coremetrics or other web analytic tools is essential, as is your proficiency in using content management for sophisticated merchandising placements.

And finally, a little bit about you:

We need an independent, innovative, proactive, creative and enthusiastic individual to come and work with us here at Lands’ End! You will be able to use your natural problem solving and organisational abilities in this role and demonstrate your interpersonal and communication skills. Our Digital Merchandise Manager will need to have financial and analytical strengths as well as the ability to think creatively and work to high standards.

Sound good so far? Do you have the skills and experience we’re looking for? Do you have the passion, drive and enthusiasm to succeed? If you would like to join our team of handpicked professionals then please click apply today, you’ll be re-directed to our career site where you’ll need to fill out a short application form in order to be considered for this role.

About us

Lands’ End® is a classic American lifestyle brand with a passion for quality, renowned for its customer service and recognised as an innovator in the industry.   Our employees all have a passion for the work they do. Care for the people they’re doing it for. And a willing hand to offer whenever there’s need.  Our founder believed that as long as you put your customers‚ employees and community first‚ success would surely follow.

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No agencies please. You must be eligible to work in the UK.