Site Merchandising Specialist

S. San Francisco, CA
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Lindsay DesRochers

Job Description:

Our client is looking for a Site Merchandising Specialist to manage their day-to-day Site Operations projects including - item setup, product categorization, item ranking and visual merchandising.  In this role you will need to build and optimizes site for multiple departments and seasonal campaigns, resolve small to mid-sized back-end issues related to item setup in a content management system, attribution and navigation and be able to conceptualize, build and maintain backend website taxonomy to support new and existing business categories, optimizing experiences for discoverability and SEO​.

Additionally you will need to:

  • Execute merchandising strategies online to contribute to overall business goals; Maximize placement of products and digital assets to drive sales, margin and traffic 
  • Continually analyze, execute, and provide improvements to the customer experience as it relates to navigation and product page content; provide reporting to stakeholders on an ongoing basis 
  • Work cross functionally to launch site stories and ensure the customer experience is clear and conversion driving 
  • Provide recommendations related to site improvements including features, functionality and capabilities to enhance the consumer experience 
  • Demonstrates up-to-date expertise in Site Operations and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans 
  • Review site daily with customer-first mindset and make site updates as needed 
  • Research industry trends and provide competitive analysis to identify opportunities 
  • Manages day-to-day relationships with third party partners 
  • Manages small to mid-sized Site Operations projects 
  • Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity 
  • Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions 
  • Resolves complex back-end and customer facing content issues related to site assets and navigation and item data 
  • Shares knowledge of systems and processes

Client Description:

Our client is not only one of the top eCommerce Companies, it's an industry leader and is currently, "Shaking Things Up a Bit" in the digital commerce space. 

Current Aquent talent love working here because of the following: 

  • The frequent encouragement of innovative strategies 
  • The ability to grow within the company, even as a temporary talent
  • The collaborative work environment and how willing everyone is to lend a helping hand
  • The infectious work culture 
  • The ability to be a part of ground breaking, eCommerce movement 
  • They get to learn from mentors and peers each day 


  • Partnering with vendors all over the world to launch new brands on site
  • Reinventing the wheel of merchandising & marketing tools 
  • Modern workspace built for collaboration & creative development 
  • Great on-site amenities: access to gym & work out classes, free snacks, soda & coffee, treadmill desks & massage chairs 

Aquent is also very present on-site as well. You'll be able to interact in-person with our Account Manager each week, if needed. 

Come join other Aquent talent and be able to experience all of these great things on a daily basis


​           Minimum Qualifications;

  • Bachelor degree in business or related field, or equivalent experience
  • Additional Preferred Qualifications
  • 2+ years of on-line merchandising and retail experience;  
  • Omniture or other site analytical experience 
  • Highly organized and exceptional attention to detail and accuracy 
  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a cross-functional team and willingness to take on responsibilities outside primary job description when necessary 
  • Ability to quickly learn new processes and systems 
  • Customer centric mindset 
  • Proven ability to function well in a collaborative environment 
  • Self-motivated, resourceful with a creative mindset 
  • Bachelor’s degree