Head of E-commerce

Riyadh Permanent
  • Set-up E-commerce for a reputable Consumer Goods brand
  • A long-term career growth opportunity

About Our Client

Our client is the distributor/retailer for a reputable Consumer Goods brand.

Job Description

The Head of E-commerce will develop and launch the e-Commerce store across all digital channels. The responsibilities for this role will include, but not limited to:

  • Building the E-commerce strategy in collaboration with Sales, Marketing and Operations functions
  • Developing and managing the E-commerce budget
  • Digital marketing/SEO/PPC campaigns for digital platforms
  • Creating high-standard platforms that will deliver excellent user experience
  • Ensuring smooth operations from a platform reliability standpoint
  • Seamless integration with logistics to ensure efficiency in delivery
  • Web analytics to optimise sales/revenue in the long-run
  • Using CRM to gather relevant customer data which can be used to improve quality of marketing campaigns and boost sales
  • Competitor analysis and bench-marking
  • Management reporting

The Successful Applicant

The ideal candidate will be/have:

  • At least a Bachelor's degree in a relevant field of study
  • 8+ years of experience in Ecommerce, with a large retail organisation
  • 3+ years of management experience
  • Track-record in setting up Ecommerce platforms from scratch
  • Strong knowledge of latest ecommerce technologies and developments
  • Data-driven, and a create problem solver
  • The ability to manage and motivate diverse teams
  • The ability to interact effectively with different stakeholder groups
  • Ideally be based in Saudi Arabia, or GCC

What's on Offer

A competitive salary package with benefits/bonus are on offer for the successful candidate

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