|Recruiter:||Ohh Deer Ltd|
|Listed on:||4th May|
|Salary/Rate:||£27,000 - £38,000|
|Salary Notes:||We will consider salaries outside of this range, please state in application.|
ABOUT THE ROLE
We're looking for someone to manage and lead our development team to ensure that our e-commerce platforms and technology meet the needs for our business and future growth.
You will work closely on developing our strategy and ensuring that expectations are met.
We have several websites at Ohh Deer including sites for Artful, Papergang, Ohh Deer, Barry's Cactus Club, Jewel + the Gang, Put a Sock in it as well as our direct to business side of the company.
We use Shopify Plus and experience with this platform would be desirable.
The role is also responsible for ensuring that our internal systems and technology are fit for purpose.
You should be very competent with web development and know how to get the best results within the shortest timeframes. As you will be responsible for leading and delivering our strategy for web development you need to be able to manage a team of developers and work closely with key stakeholders in and out of the business.
Communication skills are essential and ensuring that relevant teams are kept up to date with your development schedule.
You should be able to scope out a project from start to finish and identify potential pitfalls early on to eliminate the need of pushing deadlines.
You should be the leader of your craft and want to be a driving force in helping Ohh Deer become and remain the market leaders for all its brands.
Founded by Jamie Mitchell and Mark Callaby in 2011, Ohh Deer is an independent, fast-growing start-up company selling greeting cards, stationery and gifts.
Greeting Cards remain our main product but over the years we have diversified our offering and now make and sell other stationery and gift items.
We have become firmly established within our industry selling to retailers across the world, direct to customers online and via our subscription boxes: Papergang, Artful, Put a Sock in it, Jewel and the Gang and Barry's Cactus Club.
We're passionate about what we do and aim to be the leaders in our craft. We source the best artists, suppliers and staff to help us meet these expectations.
We continue to be ambitious and want to grow the business further which this role will play an important part in supporting.
Responsible for (subordinates):
Build and deliver a development strategy for the company ensuring that projects are fully scoped and meet expectations and deadlines. Lead the development and maintenance of the business' e-commerce platforms ensuring they are fit for purpose, user-friendly, technically robust, maximise sales opportunities and reflect the overall brand identity.
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HOW TO APPLY
Please send a copy of your CV and Covering Letter to Click here to contact this recruiter .
Applications close on Sunday 30th May 2021. Please note: We may decide to interview before this date.
Please state your desired salary within your application.
We're based in Loughborough Town Centre, Leicestershire, UK. Sorry we're not open to remote working for this role but there might be flexibility available for part working from home.
The role is a full-time position, 37.5 hours per week.
OUR VALUES & ENVIRONMENTAL PLEDGE
Ohh Deer and all of our projects uphold the same values. We believe in inclusivity, acceptance, tolorances, equality and equity. We actively advocate the importance of nurturing positive mental health and have zero-tolerance on any form of discrimination.
We love to celebrate art and believe that we have an opportunity to showcase work on our products and platforms.
We believe that we are all responsible for our planet and we actively put the environment first. You can read more about our practices here:
We also collaborate with many charity partners including an on-going partnership with Tree Aid. We have also worked with The Butterfly Conservation, Switchboard LGBTQ+, M.E. Association, Blurt Foundation and Arthouse to name a few.
Contact Name: Adam Williams
Job ID: 2927621