Digital Product Data Manager

Job reference: 135134BR Previous
Location: Nottingham Support Office
Function area: E-Commerce
Shift pattern: Full-time
Contract type: Fixed Term
Hours per week: Over 35 hours per week
Have you ever experienced the complexities around locating and providing product information for ecommerce? Can you see the opportunity in optimising product information to meet the needs of the customer? If so, we want to hear from you.

You will be joining a transformational part of the business, as we expand our brand portfolio into multiple e-retailers and direct to consumer websites. This is an exciting time to join the business as we venture into new opportunities of expansion. Join a dedicated project team to design and deliver a best-in-class strategic business systems implementation for Global Brands. You will lead the work to design and implement the future business process and system for Product Information Management (PIM) across 10,000 beauty products sold on 40+ ecommerce sites globally, ensuring our product information is fit for the demands of our beauty consumer.

Key Responsibilities

• Your role will involve determining the evolving business requirements for consumer facing product data, designing future-focused processes and working with business and system experts to ensure the PIM solution delivers against the true customer needs.
• You will manage the relationship with an external digital agency to develop a data model, then cleanse and enrich data to create optimised market leading content that will delight customers and grow sales.
• You will engage senior leaders about the PIM implementation, securing active support for the new process and system activities. You will use market insights, industry expertise and strong relationships to steer cross-functional stakeholders through key design decisions and approval points.
• You will work with the master data, product, marketing and creative teams to ensure digital best practice is applied to product data and define the workflow for the creation and enrichment of this data
• You will work closely with lead markets to ensure the needs to our key e-retailers are supported by this PIM solution, driving sales
• You will also lead an assistant manager and be accountable for a range of project implementation tasks including reviewing design documents, overseeing user acceptance testing (UAT), and developing and delivering end user training.

A bit about you…

• You will have experience of digital content management feeding multiple ecommerce sites
• Experience in a managing diverse teams to achieve stretching business objectives
• Expertise in e-retail or ecommerce best practice, including Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
• Excellent internal and external stakeholder management, engaging, influencing and holding to account at all levels.
• Experience in designing new process for IT implementation in a large organisation
A bit about us…

At Walgreens Boots Alliance – Global Brands, we believe in being PIONEERING, INSPIRATIONAL and CONNECTING with people. Our market leading brands such as No7, Liz Earle, Soap&Glory and YourGoodSkin touch the lives of millions all over the world. We put the consumer at the heart of everything we do using real time insights to activate brands and products on a global scale. With a passionate and innovative approach to Beauty and Healthcare, we are shaping the future of health and wellbeing for everyone. We are part of Walgreens Boots Alliance, a global leader in pharmacy-led retail with more than 18,500 stores globally, helping people live happier and healthier lives.
What we can offer you:
We offer the chance to work in a consumer led environment with the chance to make an impact on a global scale. With a truly entrepreneurial mind-set, we recognise the importance of a diverse workforce who work collaboratively with shared values and ambition. We invest in our people by challenging you and developing you, and provide a great local reward scheme including:• Competitive Salary
• 25 days annual leave, plus statutory bank holidays & option to buy an additional 5 days annual leave
• Annual discretionary bonus plan
• Market leading staff discount scheme including Boots Opticians - frames and contact lenses
• Competitive company pension scheme
• Flexible benefits scheme available ranging from private medical insurance, cycle to work scheme and many more
• Onsite Staff Shop, Opticians, Gym, Costa, Canteen and Dry Cleaning
• 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
If you have any queries regarding this vacancy – please contact bobby.greenl@boots.co.uk.
Diversity and inclusion is at the centre of everything we do. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce.