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E-Commerce Assistant - West Elm

Date: May 15, 2019

Location: Brooklyn, NY, US

Company: Williams-Sonoma Inc.

Requisition Number: WE-15475
Area of Interest: E-Commerce
Organization: Corporate
Brand/Division: West Elm
Position Type: Full-time

JOB DESCRIPTION

Who we are:
Born in Brooklyn in 2002, West Elm is a global design company dedicated to transforming people's lives and spaces through creativity, style, and purpose. We create unique, modern and affordable home decor and curate a global selection of local, ethically-sourced and Fair-Trade Certified products, available online and in our 100+ stores worldwide.

Our home base is nestled down under the Manhattan Bridge in the DUMBO neighborhood of Brooklyn, NY, right above our flagship store. We are a dynamic, fast-paced brand with an exciting growth strategy. We value imagination, diversity and giving people the opportunity to explore, grow and shape our future. We look for innovative, smart and hard-working individuals who enjoy creative thinking and ingenuity. Help us carry out our mission of being a source of inspiration to our customers, creating a global community and tirelessly seeking ways to evolve our brand.

West Elm is looking for an Assistant Web Producer with a passion for all things product data with a creative edge. This individual will work with various teams across the organization to ensure the timely and accurate set up of product assortment data and digital assets. The Assistant Web Producer should be able to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment, taking on multiple projects at any given time. This is NOT a merchandising/buying role.

Essential Responsibilities:

* Closely collaborate with merchandising, inventory and production teams to understand and build out seasonal product assortment data.
* Manage multiple product assortments simultaneously.
* Support promotions and site initiatives through weekly maintenance of existing product assortment (i.e. creating product pages, adding SKUs and imagery to product pages, etc).
* Support in the preparation and organization of digital assets, including proof and edit product pages, ensure content meets formatting rules, and imagery + swatches are at the correct dimension/resolution.
* Ability to cut and organize photo files and swatches in Photoshop as needed.
* Support with non-product page image assets that will be featured on category/landing pages, in online shopping tools, etc.
* Optimize customer experience by supporting new initiatives, triaging store + customer call center callouts.
* Assist in troubleshooting any site issues related to product data, content management system, etc.
* Support site management and merchandising teams with special projects, as needed.

REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS

Qualifications:

* E-Commerce experience strongly preferred.
* 1-2 years experience with content management systems (CMS)
* Expert proficiency in MS Excel.
* Working knowledge in Adobe Photoshop
* Strong organizational, prioritization, and multi-tasking skills.
* thrive in a fast paced enviornment.
* Keen attention to detail.
* Excellent communication skills.
* Be team player with "can do" attitude.

Benefits:

We offer an extensive benefits package designed to help you grow, personally and professionally, to care for your family and to build a secure future. Depending on your position and your location, here's a look at what you might be eligible for:

* Competitive benefits, including medical, dental and vision insurance; tax-free spending accounts; same-sex domestic partner benefits; commuter benefits; and more
* A 401(k) plan and other investment opportunities
* Paid vacations, holidays and other time-off programs
* A generous discount on all Williams Sonoma Inc. brands through multiple shopping channels
* Cross-brand and cross-function career opportunities
* Discounts on nearby gyms and other local businesses

This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship.

This role is not eligible for relocation assistance.

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Williams-Sonoma, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, or other applicable state or local laws and ordinances.


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