Salary: £50000 to £75000 per annum
Location: South East England, Kent
Sector: Agency, Digital Agency
An exciting role, the position of E-Commerce Manager will be the a new one for the brand, and will be tasked with the setting up of a new team, and responsibility of all things digital and e-commerce in the interim. This role will be based near Twickenham, and responsibilities will focus on taking ownership for the digital channel, taking responsibility away from agencies and control from group. You will have to look at all areas, using the appropriate specialist agencies, including activities to drive traffic (SEO, PPC etc) and importantly activities to improve conversion (UX, Customer Journey etc). The most important responsibility will be to define an ongoing digital plan, including requesting large budgets, defining best points to introduce new members of the team etc. This role will report into non digital department heads, and as such you will be relied upon to know the best ways of increasing ROI using digital channels.
The successful candidate is highly likely to come from a background within either FMCG or a retail environment, either as an E-Commerce Manager, Executive or similar. They should have worked at a similar level, and have key proven deliverables to demonstrate the positive effects digital marketing can have on a businesses bottom line. This individual will need to have a broad digital mindset, and is likely to have worked at both a strategic and implementational level on all areas of the digital mix. The most important aspect of the requirements is commercial ability. The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate, in numbers, where key achievements have come in the past and how these have impacted on sales, in order to do the same again. Since you will be reporting to non digital directors, you must be able to communicate in non digital - and highly commercial -terms.
- Full Digital Mix - Retail or FMCG background - Proven commercial E-Commerce marketer. - Communication at all levels.
Our client is a leading global FMCG business based in Twickenham 50-75k DOE, plus generous package including a company car.
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