Head of Ecommerce

Head of Digital / Head of Ecommerce / Head of Online / Digital Marketing / Online Marketing

Location: Coventry

Salary: £60K-£65K per annum plus car allowance and benefits

A market leading distributor, with a market leading position within their sector and a multi-million pound turnover, is now looking for a best in class Head of Digital as the company continues its shift and growth of their online channel.

My client is looking for someone who will enjoy the autonomy and responsibility for the full digital marketing strategy and lead a small but growing digital team. A traditional, multi channel business is ramping up its onus upon digital and hence the need now to appoint an expert in digital who can be the lead for the entire business on the subject working closely with the MD.

After significant investment in digital and IT infrastructure my client is looking to appoint and outstanding senior digital marketer to help continue the growth story of the business and their online channel. A genuinely marketing led business, my client is now looking to appoint someone who whilst strategic, keeps very close to the latest developments in ecommerce and digital and will be able to recommend and apply the latest techniques. This is a role for a hands on digital marketer who is not just a project manager, but will be hands on and the expert on a day to day.

To be considered for this role you will require the following skills and experience:

  • Wealth of experience working as a strategic digital lead ideally within an ecommerce or consumer setting.

  • Strategic digital marketer comfortable rolling up sleeves and being hands on in all aspects of digital.

  • Management and development of a high performing digital team.

  • Strong background across SEO, PPC, affiliates, social, email and Google Analytics.

  • Clear track record of driving digital strategy across Online UX, CRO, Web Insight & Testing and Web Design.

  • Led teams and management significant budgets, as well as a clear track record of working with leading digital agencies.

  • Strong stakeholder management skills and confidence to take on the lead for a market leading business, working closely with the MD.

If you feel this could be a fantastic opportunity to lead and own the digital strategy for a market leading organisation, and have the skills and experience across the digital spectrum, please do get in touch today.