Ecommerce Trading Manager

Job Title: Ecommerce Trading Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Salary: £50 - £55 per annum + pension
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: CT-DKJUL16
Contact Name: Dagmara Kukla
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 08, 2016 17:37

Job Description

Handle are currently working with an Iconic British Fashion Retail Brand in London who have grown at a hugely impressive rate.
The business is now in need of someone to take responsibility for their multi-site eCommerce presence.

You will report into the Director of eCommerce and will be responsible for managing a team of 8-10 people. This team will consist of Web Merchandisers, Web Designers and Pricing & Promotions managers. This person will have an integral role in delivering the best possible brand and customer experience while maximising sales performance to the site.

Your responsibilities will be to have complete ownership of all sites across all territories with a specific focus on Product Merchandising as well as Pricing & Promotions.

To be successful in this role you must have come from a large scale commercial eCommerce background where you are managing a team as well as managing multiple web-sites.

As well as understanding merchandising strategies you must also understand and execute Web Sales, Product Merchandising and content for all sites. Project Management skills are a must have a commercial understanding of how to manage merchandising & buying teams with the web development teams to create an innovative user experience.

Key Responsibilities of eCommerce Trading Manager;
*Managing a team of 8-10 Merchandisers, Buyers & Designers to push forward initiatives of a global fashion business
*Responsible for the growth of the team in relation to the companies ambitious targets
*Ownership of the onsite experience in multiple territories including Product Merchandising, Pricing & Promotions, Web Sales and Content
*Provide new and innovative thinking on everything related to the overall success of the website including marketing, merchandising and proposition


Essential/Must haves for eCommerce Trading Manager;
  • Managing multiple web-sites in large scale commercial eCommerce environment
  • Understand the functionalities of eCommerce Web Systems, experience with Demandware would be a huge advantage
  • Managing a small team currently is a MUST
  • Interacting and managing Senior Stake-holders is also key
  • German Language would be an advantage but is not required

Please send a CV with few words describing your style of work and motivations to Dagmara . Kukla AT handle . co . uk

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.