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  • Digital Merchandiser

  • Business: Travis Perkins PLC
  • Sector: IT & Digital
  • Location: Northampton, Northamptonshire
  • Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
  • Hours of work: 37.5
  • Position type: Permanent
  • Job type: Full Time
  • Date posted: 10-Dec-2019
  • Job reference: 24595

Job Description

Are you commercially aware with the ability to deliver and drive great content? 

We’re currently recruiting for a permanent Digital Merchandiser to join our fantastic, rapidly expanding Digital team here at Travis Perkins in Northampton. 

As a digital merchandiser, you will be responsible for the day to day trading and enrichment of our digital content. You’ll also have the opportunity to be involved in some exciting projects! Collectively you and the team will contribute to delivering revenue and margin targets for the ecommerce function at Travis Perkins.

What you’ll do 
  • Supporting the Digital Commerce Manager in achieving the digital sales KPI's in a specific category, e.g. Building Materials, Doors, Landscaping..
  • Ensure all product information (including descriptions, price, features & benefits and imagery) on our websites is 100% optimised and accurate to drive online sales through all channels. Consideration of SEO is paramount.
  • Generate regular reporting on your digital category performance to optimise online sales performance and prioritise initiatives
  • Daily monitoring and management of the search, personalisation and recommendation tools to drive conversion, average order value and customer retention
  • Working closely with the wider digital team to ensure all digital marketing is effective and customer journeys are optimised
  • Ensure all product taxonomy, categorisation and meta-data is present and correct and that the products are on-boarded and removed in a timely manner
Ideally we’re looking for
  • Strong background in Web Trading / Online Trading / Digital Merchandising from an existing on-line retailer
  • Passion about creating an amazing customer experience through merchandising products effectively
  • A positive, can-do attitude towards learning and work
What's in it for you?

You’ll be supported by some of the best training & development in the industry. Our impressive internal succession programme means, whatever it is you do with us, it will be easy for you to learn, grow and develop across the Travis Perkins Group. We’ll also equip you with a benefits package that grows as you grow with the company:
  • Competitive performance related bonus
  • Save-as-you-earn scheme
  • Buy-as-you-earn scheme
  • Contributory pension scheme
Colleague discount across a variety of Group businesses including; 20% off at Wickes and 30% off at Tile Giant, plus special discounts across our Trade Merchanting businesses

A bit about us
As the largest distributor of building materials in the UK, the Travis Perkins Group has been helping to build Britain for over 200 years.

With over 26 businesses, 28,000 colleagues in more than 2,000 branches, stores and sites around the UK we believe we have the best people and the best place to work. Everyone works hard together to deliver results, but most importantly, have some fun along the way!

If you’re interested in this role, please do not hesitate to apply as we’d love to hear from you!
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