Position eCommerce Merchandiser - Freelance
Location Manhattan
Starts Ideally week of 4/16 or sooner
Duration 3-6 months, could extend
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our client, a well-known luxury retail company, is currently seeking a freelance eCommerce Merchandiser to join their team onsite.

eCommerce Merchandiser Responsibilities:
- Partner with the eCommerce and merchandising teams to lead the implementation of a compelling, well-balanced merchandising, product placement and navigation strategy to support the achievement of product volume and financial objectives
- Devise merchandising strategies to meet and exceed KPI expectations such as conversion, average order value, and customer demand while balancing the creative objectives and brand positioning
- Partner with Buying, Marketing, Content and Creative teams to develop features and online promotions
- Work with cross-functional teams to develop and execute site road mapping and navigational strategies, as well as product sequencing
- Provide weekly reports of online sales performance data, browsing, behavior / ecommerce sales, gross margin and ROI; make recommendations and decisions based upon results
- Leverage competitive research and analyze consumer behavioral characteristics, fashion trends, retail landscape and other relevant data to optimize product placement and content, based on customer path analysis behavior and conversion results
- Monitor and assess site analytics and KPIs to inform site strategies and product opportunities
- Partner with the digital content team to develop merchandising calendar for the website home and landing pages, navigation, special initiatives, item image, copy, etc.
- Work closely with the digital marketing team to implement merchandising strategies to increase overall effectiveness of email, search, display and social campaigns

eCommerce Merchandiser must:
- Have 3-5 years merchandising experience ideally experience in e-commerce merchandising
- Have have strong Excel skills, be proficient in Google Analytics and ideally have knowledge of Magento
- Have excellent communication skills, both written and oral
- Be extremely detail-oriented, about to prioritize and able to manage multiple tasks simultaneously in fast paced environment
- Have strong trend awareness, branding knowledge and interest in retail
- Be a creative thinker with problem solving skills, and a comprehensive understanding of retail math
- Be a team player with the ability to listen and contribute as a positive and solution oriented team member

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: NY60@jobalert.creativecircle.com