Digital Trading Lead
We are growing and developing our Digital Trading and Content teams and are looking for a driven and motivated Digital Trading Lead to join us at an exciting time of development and at Argos. We are looking for an exceptional talent to join our Digital Trading team where you will have responsibility for ensuring the successful trading of selected online categories through robust strategies.
Leading a team of Digital Trading Executives and Managers you will work to deliver successful commercial results through optimisation of the digital customer experience. You will work collaboratively with the Digital Trading & Planning Controller to understand and build the digital trading strategy for the coming year. Creating category plans and translating the category strategies into 12 month plans. Also having the opportunity to lead digital projects that will grow the performance of your categories.
This role offers a huge amount of visibility across the business, building collaborative relationships with the Trading, Promotions and Digital Marketing teams. Regularly communicating insights and analysis of promotions and optimisation to inform and influence future commercial activity.
As the UK’s leading multi-channel retailer, Argos provides a unique offer of choice, value and convenience to meet customer needs, selling products through its 800+ stores, its website and mobile apps. Customers can make purchases from stores across the UK and Ireland, online or over the phone. They can also pick up their goods from a store or have them delivered.
Proven strategic category management experience working within a similar role
A clear understanding of how analytics and insight are used to inform category plans and continuous improvement.
An experienced people manager with the passion and drive to coach and develop others
An exceptional communicator with the ability to influence a variety of stakeholders and external agencies
What you’ll get in return:
As well as the usual company benefits, which include, 24 days holiday, save as you earn scheme, discretionary annual bonus, private healthcare and company pension scheme, you will work in an exciting environment with the potential to develop your skills for a career that fits with your own aspirations.