Channel Merchandiser - RetailMeNot

Advertising Austin, Texas Remote - United States


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 for RetailMeNot. 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 an exceptional eye for detail, self-motivation, data-driven and competence in decision making. 


  • Become assigned channel expert, understanding what retailers, promotion types and products perform best through data driven analysis to balance sold and curated content. 
  • Manage assigned channels as a business by monitoring KPIs and compiling proactive analysis to support internal curation decisions for optimized performance.
  • Write clear, concise and engaging ad copy while maintaining the RetailMeNot voice. 
  • Proactively identify and communicate areas of opportunities across internal teams and key stakeholders to drive improved channel performance, processes and tooling.
  • Execute paid placements with a high degree of accuracy using our proprietary ad server.
  • Partner cross-functionally with Sales and Marketing partners to ensure execution of placements and to resolve internal inventory and reporting issues. 
  • Deliver optimized placement management (3rd party discrepancies, optimization, creative updates, offer updates, etc.) throughout campaign lifetimes.
  • Perform live testing for site issues, such as broken links, accurate imagery, product or promotional information, spelling errors, etc. 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • 3-5 years of e-commerce, digital, marketing, or digital publishing company
  • Passionate about saving consumers money
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Agile analytical and problem-solving skill set
  • Results focused, can work quickly and efficiently meeting deadlines in a fast paced environment while maintaining high quality standards to meet team and/or individual goals
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work well with cross-functional teams 
  • Adaptable to change
  • Knowledge of Salesforce, JIRA, Tableau and other tools are a plus
  • Can spot a good deal from 50 feet and love saving money for yourself and others