Función del empleo: Digital

Tipo de puesto: Permanent

Tipo de empleo: Full - Time

Localización: London

País: United Kingdom

L’Oréal is one of the world’s largest consumer goods companies, manufacturing and selling a wide range of beauty products for both women and men. Based in France, it was founded in 1909 by a chemist named Eugene Schueller. It now operates in around 130 countries around the world, and achieved turnover of €20.3b in 2013.

 

The Professional Products Division is universally known for exclusively supplying salons and other professional customers with the most advanced technologies in hair, skin and nail products. The 10 brands within this division are L’Oreal Professionnel, Mizani, Redken, Pureology, Kérastase, Shu Uemura Art of Hair, Matrix, Essie Professional, Decleor and Carita. Our brands have made us the world leader in professional beauty products and one of the most dynamic places to pursue your career in the UK and worldwide

 

The Professional Products Division (PPD) of L’Oreal UK is seeking a strategic, digital-native with a passion for the beauty industry.  We need a dynamic individual who can use their existing extensive digital expertise to be the driving force behind the division’s overriding digital strategy.  Working within the Market Development team, and working closely with the UK’s corporate digital team, you will take the lead in defining and executing the divisions overall strategy, including digital communication (B2B and D2C), CRM, e-commerce, and e-retail for PPD.  Managing a team of digital and e-commerce managers, you will also oversee each brands digital strategy and execution. 


YOU WILL...


• Work with the General Manager of Market Development to develop, execute, refine and measure the overall divisions and each brands digital strategy
• Manage a team of 6 digital managers plus interns  (dual reporting line to brand Marketing Managers)
• Full end to end responsibility for all digital activity, including SEO, SEM, social, CRM, e-commerce and e-retail
• Work with global  development teams, UK corporate digital team, and external agencies to deliver best in class digital platforms and assets
• Develop and implement the divisions  e-commerce and e-retail strategy
• Work alongside the PPD Communications Manager to build the ePR strategy
• Regular review of agreed digital KPI’s including ROI, e-commerce and e-retail conversion and sales,  suggesting improvements and seizing opportunities
• Manage the divisions digital budget, constantly monitoring financial targets to ensure plans are met
• Act as key consultant and digital expert in the division, to up skill teams, pro-actively share knowledge and expertise, be the source of information and inspiration on latest trends in the digital arena

YOU ARE...

•Technical competence and cutting competence
•Strong communication skills at all levels
•Experience of building relationships with clients
•Experienced in Microsoft Office Packages, namely PowerPoint, Outlook and Word
•Enthusiastic manner
•Ability to inspire, motivate, coach and develop people
•Passion for the haircare/ skin care industry
•Strong organisational skills
•Diplomacy and patience
•Ability to work in a ever changing & demanding environment 

YOU HAVE...

6-8 years digital experience where you have built strong strategic skills  and have a proven ability to transform business objectives into a digital strategy that drives sales growth with clear ROI
•Experience of managing and developing a high performing digital team
•Extensive experience of selecting and working with agencies, consistently getting the best from them
•The ability to influence and gain buy-in effectively at all levels
•Excellent verbal and written communication skills
•Ability to work independently ensuring that regular updates are provided to key stakeholders
•Ability to challenge the status quo and drive change


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