B-574 E-Commerce Specialist Apprentice at Whittakers Schoolwear based in Blackburn
- Job Description
We are looking for a confident, result focused individual to really take the reins of our current website and take on the challenge of bringing it up to the next level. Under the direction of the Operations Manager, the ideal candidate will have real confidence in putting forth new ideas for improvement and then be able to back those ideas up with the ability needed to implement new processes, seeing them through to completion. At present our website only provides online shopping access to about 35% of the schools we provide uniform to. Added to this our Social Media platforms require an overhaul to bring them more inline with our existing business strategy and theme. Candidates will be expected to manage existing sales coming through the website, particularly though our busy season in August. Photography and editing of products is also required, this is a hands-on job and not completely desk based.
Key Job Aspects
Population of an existing website data base on a Woo Commerce Platform.
Photography and editing of products ready for uploading.
Inputting of various product data such as prices, descriptions and SEO appropriate material.
Management of the website by processing orders and arranging deliveries.
Development of Social Media Platforms.
Other office related duties as and when required.
- Person Specification
Excellent written communication skills
Good use of computers
Knowledge of social media platforms
Attention to detail
GSCE A-C (Or Equivalent) EnglishThings to Consider
Please note that the closing date for this vacancy is at the employers’ discretion and is subject to change. If this vacancy has been filled we will endeavour to support you in finding alternative vacancies.
Whittakers Schoolwear reward initiative and forward thinking when it is complemented by hard work. The company began with one shop ten years ago and we now have eight shops, recently winning the award for ‘Best School Uniform Supplier ‘in 2017. In May 2018 we moved into a new 15,000 square foot warehouse. If the chosen candidate performs well and fits in with the existing team then there will be a position for them at the end of the apprenticeship and real prospects for advancement within a successful growing business.
- Other Information
Apprenticeship or Advanced Apprenticeship
Training to be Provided
Apprenticeship Level 3 in Social Media and Digital Marketing, Functional Skills Level 2 in English, Maths and ICT if required
- How To Apply
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