Merchandising Associate - Ziff Davis

Operations Austin, Texas


Position at

Ziff Davis, LLC ( is a leading global digital media company operating in the technology, gaming, entertainment and lifestyle verticals. This position will be within the Merchandising Department and will work across various sites with different audiences.

The ideal candidate will have a broad range of skill sets that match the merchandising and content management needs of each unique website. You should have a vast knowledge of brands, retail trends and you can sniff out a great deal when you see one. We are looking for a candidate that has exceptional eye for detail, self-motivation, and competence in decision making. 


  • This role will have responsibilities on,,, and potentially additional sites. This is a very fast-paced position, especially during the holiday season, when retailers begin releasing their Black Friday ads.
  • Stay up to date with trends, brands, news and popular culture, especially events that affect how and what people are shopping for online
  • Be a savvy price comparison shopper and scour the internet to find the best prices on products our users are interested in
  • Update content on main trafficked pages on various websites
  • Prioritize promotions based on changing market
  • Communicate with various teams to ensure partner goals and commission goals are met
  • Be able to jump in and cover various workflows when needed
  • Perform various data entry tasks daily
  • Find and/or create commissionable links in multiple affiliate networks
  • Ability to identify and communicate issues to correct teams
  • Work in multiple content management systems
  • Use Excel, Tableau and Google Docs to track, analyze and manage project data

Ideally, this is a good description of who you are right now:

  • A Bachelor's Degree in Marketing, Merchandising or related field
  • 1-2 years experience working with high-volume content management where speed and accuracy are essential. Superior grammar and written communication skills are highly desired
  • Advanced beginner or intermediate experience with Excel and the ability to use a search engine competently to research products and services on the Web
  • Savvy online shopper with superior brand awareness.
  • You keep up with the latest trends and seasons
  • Online merchandising preferred
  • Photoshop experience preferred
  • Bonus if you have email marketing experience
  • Proactive communication skills
  • Highly organized with ability to focus, schedule and prioritize; excellent multitasking ability
  • Superior critical thinker and problem solver
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Complete availability throughout Thanksgiving week and weekend, for Black Friday and Cyber Monday support.