eCommerce Assistant, - Boots UK

Job reference: 131409BR Previous
Location: Nottingham Support Office
Function area: E-Commerce
Shift pattern: Full-time
Contract type: Permanent
Hours per week: Over 35 hours per week
Welcome to the commercial team - an exciting team within Boots UK and at the heart of our growth plans as more of our customers look to us for online help, advice and shopping inspiration, as well as of course the best Boots products, prices and offers. As customers are changing, so are we: really understanding our customers’ needs and our products to optimise the online shopping experience across all digital channels.

This is a really exciting opportunity to work in the fast-paced Boots Multichannel team. Challenging yet exciting, this varied role has an abundance of scope as we strive to become the No.1 Health & Beauty retailer in the world.

Key Responsibilities:

• Support the delivery of the sales and profit budgets by working in partnership with the Commercial Category and wider ecommerce teams to leverage and trade the existing product offer, deliver new products, services and promotions to increase market share.
• Work collaboratively and in partnership with the other functions including but not exhaustive: Channel Teams, Commercial Category, Partnership Marketing, Content, Customer Experience, Customer and Trade Planning, Loyalty, Digital marketing.
• Support the Assistant Channel Partner in conjunction with supply teams to ensure availability of our products / services meet the expectations of our customers.
• Management of the day to day trading of products including the end-to-end management of all products & services including but not exhaustive: product set up, onsite merchandising / marketing related to the channel / category including NPD launches, Sales Plan and all legal compliance..
• To become an ecommerce expert within the business area and apply a customer led focus in everything you do.
• Gather data / analysis for the channel / category performance against KPI’s and report as required. Gather data / analysis of market, customer, and competitor to help formulate future strategy.

Our Ideal Candidate:

A motivated self-starter with a desire to make a difference and learn at a fast pace, you will ideally have relevant technical experience and an excellent working knowledge of the online retail environment. A positive mind set, a strong eye for detail, extensive communication skills & an analytical way of thinking is also a must.

A bit about the team:

Work right at the heart of the business and join us on the exciting digital journey we’re on. is at the heart of our growing Boots business and our aim is to create the world's best omni-channel operation. We're continually developing a world-class web platform and working hard to increase the relevance and prominence of so that we att0072act more and more visitors.
Boots UK is part of the Retail Pharmacy International Division of Walgreens Boots Alliance and is the UKs leading pharmacy-led health and beauty retailer. With over 2500 stores in the UK our purpose is to help our customers look and feel better than they ever thought possible. You can learn more by visiting

What we can offer you:

• 25 days annual leave, plus statutory bank holidays
• Annual discretionary bonus plan
• Generous staff discount scheme including Boots Opticians - frames and contact lenses
• Competitive company pension scheme
• Flexible benefits scheme available ranging from private medical insurance, holiday buying, cycle to work scheme and many more
• Onsite Staff Shop, Opticians, Gym, Costa, Canteen, Dry Cleaning and Cash Point
• Boots Benevolent Fund - a registered charity that can offer support to eligible current and former colleagues in the UK, as well as their immediate relatives and dependants, at times of financial hardship

Diversity and inclusion is at the centre of everything we do. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce.