Channel Merchandising Associate Contractor

OperationsRemote, Austin, Texas


Description

Position at RetailMeNot

Ziff Davis, LLC (www.ziffdavis.com) is a leading global digital media company operating in the technology, gaming, entertainment, and lifestyle verticals. This position will be a temporary role within the Merchandising Department and will work for RetailMeNot. 


WHO WE'RE LOOKING FOR
The ideal candidate will have a broad range of skill sets that match the merchandising and content management needs of RetailMeNot. You should have a vast knowledge of brands, and 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. 


Responsibilities:

  • Write clear, concise, and engaging ad copy while maintaining the RetailMeNot voice. 
  • Perform live testing for site issues, such as broken links, accurate imagery, product or promotional information, spelling errors, etc. 
  • 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.
  • Provide support to the Merchandising team by maintaining QA processes as well as heavy content creation. 
  • Actively support attainment of KPIs & team goals
  • Develop positive, productive working relationships with a variety of cross-functional partners
  • Grow expertise within assigned channels and proactively communicate opportunities for optimization.
  • Strong sense of urgency along with strong organizational and time management skills



Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • 0-2 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, attention to detail, and efficiently meeting deadlines in a fast-paced environment while maintaining high-quality standards to meet the 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 is a plus
  • Can spot a good deal from 50 feet and love saving money for yourself and others