Closing Date: 6th July 2021
Hours: Full-time (37.5 hours a week)
Salary: up to £55k per annum
Are you a talented e-commerce guru able lead an exciting multi-channel strategy, and manage its UK and global execution? Are you a lover of all things digital who aspires to play a key role in a purposeful, sustainable and growing ethical brand where your analytical and creative skills will be at the heart of what you do each day?
Based in our award-winning Bristol head office and reporting to Pukka’s Global Pureplay Lead, the E-commerce Lead is a permanent full-time role, with a competitive salary of up to £55,000 per annum alongside a benefits package designed to nurture your wellbeing and personal development.
About the opportunity
This unique opportunity calls for an outstanding candidate to take the lead on all e-commerce business for Pukka, driving its global strategy. With a highly creative and innovative approach, you’ll create a world-class e-commerce business for Pukka that drives brand awareness and maximises profitability and growth.
Taking the lead on marketing initiatives that drive sales of Pukka Amazon UK, you will also oversee our global acceleration of Amazon and E-commerce, as well as advising on their successful execution. You will also support execution on other major grocery online platforms in the UK alongside full marketing and customer investment programmes.
Ensuring that Pukka’s e-commerce is market-leading, you’ll work collaboratively with a wide range of Pukka people and Unilever colleagues to design and deliver integrated plans that support our global strategy. Ensuring that best practice is always applied to optimise online sales, you’ll apply an analytical lens to all aspects of your work to ensure opportunities for growth are maximised.
Most importantly you’ll have an analytical mind and be able to use data and insight combined with gut instinct to make informed decisions. This will be matched with a strong creative flair with a desire and ambition to always think and do differently, and to innovate in the digital world. A natural team player, you’ll equally be a pro at individually pursuing and maximising opportunities and will be able to step agilely between big picture thinking and detailed project planning.
Being able to lead and inspire a team is central to being successful in this role. You’ll also have substantial experience in executing online e-commerce strategies, ideally in an FMCG company. With a proven track records of launching products and meeting or exceeding expected targets, you’ll be able to draw on specific experience managing Amazon Vendor accounts and growing sales profitably through organic and paid media channels.
If you are to be at the helm of our e-commerce strategy you’ll thrive at pace, be resilient and turn challenge and obstacles into decisive and purposeful action. You’ll be someone who seizes opportunities to benefit the wider business and communications goals and be passionate about contributing to a purpose-led mission – everything you do is designed to inspire people to lead a more conscious life through the incredible power of plants.
About Pukka Herbs
Pukka Herbs harnesses the incredible power of nature through its award-winning organic and ethically sourced herbal teas and supplements.
Founded in 2001 by Tim Westwell and herbalist, Sebastian Pole, Pukka’s mission is to create a world where plants play a central role in human health and wellbeing.
Pukka is a beacon for sustainable and ethical business. All Pukka’s teas are certified Fair for Life, one of the highest independent fair trade standards in the world and many of its teas use FairWild herbs. Pukka is a B-Corporation, signifying its ongoing commitment to put people and planet ahead of profits. And over one percent of its sales are given to environmental causes around the world every year through 1% for the Planet.
How to apply
If you’re intrigued and excited by what you’ve read so far, let’s see if you have what it takes to thrive at Pukka. To apply please use the link below and attach your CV, your written answers to the four questions below, and submit your responses to the two written or video questions.
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Closing date: 27th June 2021 Pukka supports, facilitates and promotes equality of opportunity and a culture which celebrates diversity and inclusion. The diversity of our people is important for Pukka and we value and celebrate individual differences.