No7 Account Executive, Trading - No7 Beauty Company

Job reference: 149924BR Previous
Location: Nottingham Support Office
Function area: Marketing and Brand
Shift pattern: Full-time
Contract type: Fixed Term
Hours per week: Over 35 hours per week
Overview of the role:

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the No7 Trading team as an Assistant Trading Manager - working as part of No7 Beauty Company, you will work closely with Boots UK to deliver the commercial plan specifically for No7 Cosmetics.

About the opportunity:

As an Assistant Trading Manager, you will be the go-to person for day to day information on the plan. The ideal person will provide great analysis of our commercial activity and tracking of our results, translating this data and recommending actions aimed at strengthening the brand and commercial plan.

You will support the trading manager in playing a central role being a key conduit between Brand Marketing, Product, In-store Marketing, Merchandising and Supply along with a number of BUK functions, you will champion excellence in execution, delivering outstanding service to BUK. Key responsibilities include:

• Owning the plan: day to day management and tracking to deliver financial targets
• Demonstrating excellence in execution and ongoing analysis of the plan to improve commercial return.
• Being an expert in BUK commercial and marketing process and you load for campaigns accurately and deliver all necessary deadlines
• Holding productive relationships both internally (No7 BC) and externally (BUK) with your key counterparts, driving performance and advocacy
• Delivering the plan flawlessly and with a strong focus on operational excellence across all KPIs whilst adapting where needed as things change.

About you:

We are looking for someone who has experience of retail and understands how a beauty brand will operate. The key skills we are looking for are:

• Experience of working with numbers and analysis of data
• Able to work at pace, achieving day to day tasks alongside bigger projects
• Curiosity on data…spotting trends and developing plans to exploit
• Network with multiple teams with confidence to articulate plans that engage and drive results
• Great attention to detail and a right first-time attitude

What we can offer you:

• 25 days holiday, plus bank holidays
• Discretionary annual bonus scheme
• Boots Pension Scheme
• Generous staff discount (Boots, Boot Opticians and Boots Hearing Care)
• £100 gift card for colleagues expecting/adopting a baby
• Access to corporate discounts, including retail, cinema, holidays etc (UK only)
• Discretionary annual bonus scheme
• Access to our Employee Assistance Programme
• Flexible benefits scheme (via salary sacrifice) including financial wellbeing support, gym membership, dental cover, life assurance, restaurant discount cards, activity passes, holiday buying and much more (exclusions may apply, eligible roles only)
• Onsite staff shop, opticians, gym, coffee shops, cafeteria, dry cleaning service and excellent travel links

About No7 Beauty Company:

No7 Beauty Company is the new face of beauty and creates the best in beauty for everyone.

We bring a collection of trusted, affordable beauty brands for every skin type, ethnicity, age, and texture. We’re proud of our stand-out portfolio of iconic, global beauty brands, including No7, Liz Earle Beauty Company, Botanics, Soap & Glory, Sleek Make-Up and YourGoodSkin.

Our collection of inclusive and innovative beauty brands has a rich heritage of over 85 years in beauty and skincare. We are powered by our diverse people, these loved brands and - with listening at the heart of our strategy - a deep understanding of our customers.

We’re serious about championing change, building purposeful brands and acting responsibly to make a difference.

What’s next

If your application is successful, our in-house recruitment team will be in touch to arrange an interview and to answer any initial questions you have. If you have not been successful on this occasion you will be notified by email.