Head of Ecommerce

London Temporary £70,000 - £80,000
  • Head of Ecommerce, Amazon and Etail Opportunity
  • 12-14 Maternity Cover Contract

About Our Client

The client are an infamous global beauty brand based in Central London. They are the category leader in each area they trade in globally - and their products and brand name are instantly recognisable by their quality, coverage and positioning.

The company have a large sales turnover, yet run a lean team of specialists and experts in each area. It's an awesome company with so much brand equity they punch well above their weight.

Job Description

The Head of Ecommerce will be responsible for

  • P&L of all Ecommerce sales channels - D2C, Amazon and etail
  • Have hands on responsibility for day to day trading of the d2c site across UK & Ireland and manage the other ecommerce sales channels - getting involved in annual negotiations
  • Manage a team of 4 direct reports - some of which have their own direct reports - galvanise, engage and develop team members and performance for cohesive approach and nurture ideas and opportunities for team to step up
  • Manage key stakeholders internally including MD (line manager), Marketing department, Finance and other business units
  • Drive sustainable and ambitious growth across all sales channels and run day to day activities to meet long term strategy.
  • Keeping Ecommerce in the best possible shape over the next 12-14 months

The Successful Applicant

The Successful Head of Ecommerce will

  • Have be from a D2C ecommerce background and be operating at a Senior Manager or Head of level
  • Have great understanding of other online sales channels and have experience of dealing directly with Amazon or other key etailers.
  • Have strong leadership skills and be able to manage, develop and engage a high performing team
  • Be keen to take a hands on approach to a "head of" level role and not be afraid to take the lead on projects and day to day tasks leading by example
  • Have experience working in fast paced, lean business environments where their brand has punched above their weight.
  • Be able to commute to London and to key etail partners where appropriate.
  • Be happy to work a maternity cover contract of 12-14 months
  • Ideally be able to start immediately or within a month.

What's on Offer

The Candidate will work for one of the best beauty brands in the world - instantly recognisable wherever you are. The role will pay up to £80k for the right candidate.

This is a maternity cover contract, so please do bear this in mind when applying :)

Patrick Murray
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Phone number
+44 207 269 2100

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Patrick Murray
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