Digital Trading Executive

  • Salary: benefits that will get you excited
  • Location: Whyteleafe, Surrey
  • Job type: Permanent

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Digital Trading Executive

Head Office – Whyteleafe, Surrey + remote working

Competitive salary + benefits that will get you excited



Ann Summers is SEXY, DARING, PROVOCATIVE and NAUGHTY – we push boundaries and buttons to give our customers exactly what they want!

We’re the destination brand for must-have lingerie and sex toy innovation and stand proud as the authority in our industry. We passionately champion sexual liberation and believe that every woman in the world should feel like the sexiest woman in the world!



Whether you’re working at our head office or in one of our stores, one thing that’s guaranteed is no two days are the same. We’re a unique brand with a phenomenally talented team of experts across all our channels – together we’re empowered to achieve the brand’s global vision.



We’re on the hunt for a talented Trading Executive to join the Ann Summers family - the role would be part of our Digital team, based at our head office in Whyteleafe, Surrey. You’ll play an integral part in the day-to-day, hands-on execution of site changes. This includes briefing marketing for assets, briefing the web design team with links and the QA/site testing. You’ll maintain a current understanding of merchandising best practices and apply them to the execution of the site.



The role….

* Brief website assets to the marketing & design team. Complete brief for site changes with correct links and ensure they are actioned correctly.
* Set up website promotions and price changes and ensure they are delivered on time and correctly.
* Analyse product and category performance and make recommendations.
* Responsible for the visual merchandising of the website and using a test and learn data approach.
* Line management of the Trade Assistant, mentoring and aiding development on a day to day and monthly review basis.
* Assisting in setting up new products, creating product categories and category-specific landing pages. Updating the team on when newness will be on the site.
* Optimising site search – using Google Analytics to identify on-site search trends and adapting search results accordingly.
* Day to day in-depth review of all sites and their content pages. Optimising site functionality such as search refinements, sorting rules and filters.
* Supporting trade through working cross-functionally with the CRM and marketing teams.
* Demonstrate the People values through what I do and how I do it!



You need to be this kind of person…



* Passionate about providing unparalleled levels of service and simplicity for our customers.
* Able to work and learn quickly in a fast-paced, fun and dynamic environment.
* Care about doing a great job and pushing boundaries with the quality of what you do.
* Strong technical expertise and problem-solving skills.
* A drive for constant learning.



We always support colleagues to develop their skills. But to be successful in this role you will need…



* A minimum of 2 years’ experience within an online trading or merchandising role.
* Impeccable attention to detail.
* Prior experience in optimising on-site search & navigation.
* Excellent excel and analytical skills with the ability to interpret data and insight to drive change.
* A collaborative approach to working with other departments across the business.
* Great communication and influencing skills, able to build relationships with colleagues and management at all levels.
* Great organisation skills to meet deadlines and get the most from each working day.
* A proactive way of working with a hands-on work ethic.
* A positive style with a level of resilience when needed.



We regret that due to high volumes we are unable to acknowledge every application. All successful candidates will be contacted as soon as possible to discuss the role and their experience further.



Ann Summers complies with all GDPR policies and by responding to this ad your details will be kept on record for a total of 6 months unless expressed otherwise

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