Online Category Assistant

Reference:
905801
Sector:
Office / Commercial, Sales & Marketing
Salary:
£16,000 to £18,000 Per Annum
Town/City:
Braintree
Contract Type:
Permanent

Our client, a hugely successful and constantly growing online retailer of top international brands, are currently on the lookout for a motivated and enthusiastic individual to join their eCommerce Merchandising team. 

Reporting to the Category Executive, you will play a key role in optimising the customer journey through all channels, taking responsibility for seasonal imagery changes across all brands and categories on site. Fantastic development and progression is on offer for the successful applicant, so a commercial mindset paired with an eagerness to learn is key. 

Key Responsibilities: 

IMAGERY REQUESTS 
* Liaise with graphics to update category/brand banners and thumbnail images 
* Request brand and category images to be shot in the studio 
* Request seasonal location shoots for marketing campaigns 

AUDITING NEW PRODUCTS ONTO THE SITE 
* Checking product imagery, copy, SEO and product category 
* New brands - page layout and imagery 
* Grouped products are in collections 

NEW IMAGES AND SIDE BANNERS 
* Liaise with graphics for imagery and copy team for CTA’s 
* Provide links 

LUXURY BRAND PAGES 
* Provide links 
* Keep up to date with newness 

COMPARATIVE SHOPPING 
* Checking prices 
* Site layout for categories 
* Marketing stories 
* Create and upload onsite imagery (International Banner project) 

The Ideal Candidate: 

* Visual Merchandising background (not compulsory) 
* Proactive, creative, passionate about customer online experience 
* Looking to progress within the industry 
* Proficient in MS Office packages 
* Commercial mindset 
* Attention to detail and ability to plan, prioritise and organise workload 
* Strong communication, influencing and collaboration skills 
* Thrives in a fast-paced working environment 
* Demonstrates a flexibility to adapt approach to different changing situations 

A wide range of enticing benefits and perks is on offer, alongside a very fun and forward-thinking working environment with plenty of room for genuine career progression.