THG
graduate scheme

Graduate eCommerce Trading Executive - Consumer & Lifestyle - 2021

Still recruiting throughout COVID‑19

Job description

To support our ambitious growth, we are looking for commercially astute, ambitious individuals that can bring fresh and innovative thinking to THG and play a part in driving the Group forward on its truly exciting journey.

About the Division

Consumer is home to THG's heritage sites, that includes brands such as Zavvi, IWOOT, and Pop In A Box - some of Europe's largest online retailers for Licensed Movie Merchandise, Collectables of of all types and Gifting products.

There’s a real passion and drive within our innovative team, to both achieve and be part of something special; every day is a true adventure full of creativity, passion and hard work, filled to the brim with the best franchises and amazing projects to take your career to the next level. This hard working and driven culture has been key to driving rapid international growth. A focus on in-house produce and exclusive products through our print on demand facility, has accelerated evolution of the sites away from traditional entertainment retailers towards growing Merchandise and Collectable markets – an area we plan to continue our investment in. We are looking for creative, innovative, and resourceful people to come and join us on our exciting journey.

Responsibilities

  • Working directly with senior leaders to learn the art of eCommerce and trading.
  • Using analytics and our in-house reporting platform to gain a strong understanding of the customer journey to optimise sales, measure performance & define strategy.
  • Monitoring key site metrics including GP, conversion rate, bounce rate, AOV, exit rates, traffic (new and returning) etc.
  • Strategically plan and execute new product launches, promotional events and marketing plans.
  • Share valuable insights on customer behaviour and trends using our in-house data & technology platform.
  • Working closely with the digital marketing team to identify new and innovative ways to drive traffic to the brands websites as well as developing and improving traffic from existing channels.
  • Monitoring conversion of key landing pages to improve where necessary.
  • Calculate commercials for onsite promotions to ensure GP targets are met.

Benefits

  • Competitive salary and bonus scheme
  • Pension scheme
  • Access to onsite doctor
  • Employee discounts

What we are looking for

  • Highly commercial with a strong interest in eCommerce and trading
  • Relevant placement / work experience in eCommerce / trading
  • Analytical ability - ability to budget and review performance
  • Commercially astute, ambitious and highly intelligent individuals who are hungry for success and genuine responsibility
  • Being an entrepreneurial thinker - those able to think outside the box best suited to a true 'start-up', agile environment with early responsibility for key decision making

Qualifications

Top level graduate, looking to start work after graduation

Accepted degree subjects

Any

Additional job details

Location
Manchester
Salary
Competitive salary

Contract, dates and working times

Full-time

How to apply

Unfortunately, because of the high volumes of applications our opportunities attract, we are sometimes unable to respond to every application. If you haven't heard from us within 28 days of applying, please consider your application to have been unsuccessful on this occasion – however due to THG hiring multiple roles, the Talent team may be back in touch if we have something suitable.

THG is committed to creating a diverse & inclusive environment and hence welcomes applications from all sections of the community

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 22 October 2021

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Closing date:  Continuous recruitment

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