Our client, in the retail industry, requires the service of an e-Commerce Sales & Merchandising Coordinator who will be responsible for the overall integrity of the product catalogue, support the digital merchandising of the catalogue, promote the offer and drive sales. The e-Commerce Sales & Merchandising Coordinator will also be responsible for providing effective reporting of sales and other product information into relevant stakeholder groups.
Key performance areas:
Responsible for the integrity of the product catalogue by ensuring all products have:
Accurate product images in line with specifications
Accurate product descriptions
Accurate search tagging, and other measurements to enhance discoverability
All other relevant product master data
Responsible to work closely with digital agencies, suppliers, and other key stakeholders to source product imagery and other relevant master data
Responsible to support the Sales and Merchandising Manager in the effective merchandising of the offer by:
Researching merchandising ideas from other retail offers
Conceptualising fresh and innovative ways to merchandise the offer
Continuously thinking of effective ways to drive sales
Responsible to analyse sales and product-level data and to provide effective reporting to key stakeholders
Responsible to continually contribute towards a culture of excellence and ambition
Responsible to maintain an attitude of accountability, integrity, and excellence
The successful candidate must have:
Matric with a National Diploma/Degree in Marketing or equivalent qualification
Must have at least 2 Years’ experience working with retail buying teams
1 Years’ experience working with e-Commerce teams will be advantageous
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Excellent attention to detail
Knowledge/Experience in Product Data Entry
Intermediate to Advanced Knowledge of Microsoft Suite, especially Excel / Google Sheets
A flair for sales, merchandising, and customer experience
A desire to continually learn, improve and go the extra mile
An attitude of accountability and excellence
Please note that only short listed candidates will be contacted.
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