Head of eCommerce

Job ID 1116 Head of eCommerce
Posted date 08-Oct-2017
Deadline 30-Oct-2017
Job Location Jordan - Amman
Educational Degree Bachelors
Target Society Economic,
Business - Administration,
Career Level 1-3 years experience, Junior
Languages Arabic,English
Skills / Qualifications The Head of eCommerce will lead the overall development and management of our online channel retail operations for each brand, including: web and mobile sites/apps development & content, marketing, sales processing distribution partnerships, logistical capability, customer services and back-end processes.
This role will work closely with the Brand teams to drive the business to achieve our omnichannel vision.

Duties and Responsibilities
 Develop, execute and drive our e-commerce business model, providing thought leadership and process improvement for e-commerce and omni-channel strategy and implementation
 Achieve business P&L
 Constantly innovate to maximize sales and marketing reach
 Ensuring order management is effective to reduce returns, delays, payment and quality issues
 Responsible for speed of delivery ever improving
 Provide price estimates and delivery dates for the support and development of projects
 Provide brand partners (merchandising, product, and marketing) with key insights from website leveraging site/web analytics
 Build budgets for seasonal SKU ordering
 Responsible for optimizing site experience to drive conversion, look/feel, site taxonomy, site search and cross sales
 Responsible for all traffic driving initiates
 Collaborate with technology partners and cross functional groups within AK to maximize the effectiveness and efficiency of development and support activities
 Build an effective and creative team, that can ensure a 24/7 eCommerce platform
 Provide analysis and recommendations for technology risks and potential issues
 Conduct periodic reviews with partners on SLA’s, performance metrics, escalations, change requests and improvement plans
 Strong project management abilities; able to prioritize and manage multiple projects simultaneously under tight time constraints and within budget parameters.
 Communicate and train customer service / support personnel on new site features and releases
 Participate in the high level technical solution and design during the implementation phase with the goal of providing reliable, stable and operationally sound applications that meet business requirements
 Ensure timely updates of products and campaigns
 Regularly report on key KPI improvements used to measure the business’ performance
Job Type Full Time Job
Additional Notes Required Education & Skills
 Bachelor’s degree
 Five plus years’ experience in building complete e-commerce and omni-channel commerce
 Experience driving campaigns and customer engagement, directly or indirectly impacting conversion, with a proven focus on ROI
 Exceptional leadership skills, interpersonal skills, and relationship management abilities to get things done for multiple brand platforms
 Strong knowledge of eCommerce technology, tools, integrations and platforms
 Ability to work independently, whilst collaborating effectively
 Ability to manage priorities and cross-functional teams
 Experience with digital marketing or web analytics (Omniture, Google Analytics, WebTrends, etc.)
 Ability to assess disparate and sophisticated data streams and distill them into meaningful and, ultimately, actionable strategic recommendations
 Courage to confidently express an independent point of view
 Active problem solver with passion, grit and energy to succeed in a company that is in growth mode
 Strategic and creative thinker, that develops big, disruptive ideas deeply rooted in customer insights
 Strong communicator with the ability to manage client expectations through both formal and informal communication channels
 Experience with search engines and search technologies
 Ability to articulate business value of e-commerce investments/projects and collaborate with partners and cross functional groups during implementations
 Ability to work with multi-national teams, understand and respect cultural diversity and develop messages that help achieve objectives with diverse audiences

Information About the candidates
Gender Any
Notice Period 1 month or less
Employer Profile Abu-Ghazaleh Professional Recruitment is a member of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization, the largest Arab group of professional firms in the field of accounting, management consulting, training, intellectual property, legal services, information technology, capacity building, credit information, legal translation, professional training, credit information and professional recruitment services.