Web Content Editor

12 month contract

  • Ryde, Isle of Wight
  • Full-time (37.5hrs) maternity cover

Don’t miss your opportunity to become part of a great British brand…

We are currently looking for a Web Content Editor to join us on a fixed term contract basis to cover a maternity leave. Leading and developing the content plan and calendar for the Liz Earle Ecommerce site, you’ll be responsible for informative and engaging content that meets our commercial objectives supporting new product launches, online exclusives and gifting to mention but a few. Equipped with a deep understanding of online customer journey, you’ll ensure quality content and continuous review and optimisation of performance and conversion. With our unique brand story, expertise in all things naturally active, this is an exciting opportunity to be part of something truly special!

So, what is this role all about?
You'll be responsible for building, maintaining and delivering the Liz Earle content and activation plan across our ecommerce platform. You’ll ensure hero, hub and hygiene content is optimised to support brand strategy and commercial KPIs. This includes close liaison with marketing, creative and copy teams to develop content and assets (e-spot, banners, articles, videos etc.) to influence purchase decisions through the digital customer experience. You’ll also be the onsite guardian, ensuring that style, layout, imagery and copy are all in line with brand guidelines and support our SEO strategy. Additionally, you continually consult with the Data Insights team to measure and evaluate, performance and conversion and based on customer behaviours present learnings and recommendations on improvements for the online customer experience. You'll also work cross functionally with internal and external teams to support our eCommerce platform to deliver short and long-term enhancement plans.

And, who are we looking for?

Someone with relevant experience across Web Content creation and management. You will be educated to Graduate standard and possess knowledge in marketing or business-related ecommerce. You’ll have previous experience in a similar role driving online content plans that ensure engaging customer journey and experience that meets commercial objectives and delivers brand moments. Your technical expertise in Ecommerce includes thorough understanding of Content Management systems (ideally WCS or Core Media) combined with a basic understanding of HTML and web publishing. Additionally, experience in web layout, information architecture and content design and proofing are important.

A diplomatic team player, you’ll have vast experience working across multi-disciplinary teams, engaging and influencing stakeholders. With strong commercial acumen and unflappable approach, you work effectively in a fast-based world of premium beauty retail.

To flourish at Liz Earle, you will be at ease with ambiguity and change, approaching every single day with positivity and resilience whilst taking full ownership for your deliverables


Additionally, you will continuously operate within the remit of Our Precious Recipe –
We Care More

We Never Settle 
We Are One Team


What can we offer you in return?
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a passionate team of inhouse digital experts working together with our Global WBA family in a newly formed matrix structure. 

With our strong Isle of Wight heritage, love for natural beauty, agenda on sustainability and focus on the Customer this is your chance to be part of something special. 

In addition to a competitive salary, our benefits include (but are not limited to) a generous holiday allowance, contributory pension, life insurance, 50% personal product discount and a goodie box each month. #joinlizearle

How to apply

  • Email recruitment@lizearle.com
  • Copy and paste the job type and location of the role you are applying for in the subject line.
  • Attach your CV, covering letter and current salary details.
  • Internal closing date: 24th May 2019

Please note

Due to the high volume of applications that we receive for our roles, we are unable to personally reply to all applications and only successful candidates will be contacted. Please do feel free to apply again in the future if you see something else you are interested in.

Diversity and inclusion is at the centre of everything we do. Liz Earle Beauty Co. is an equal opportunities employer, part of Walgreens Boots Alliance. We work closely with our Global Brands recruitment partners within the wider WBA and may share your information internally for recruitment purposes only. Where we do this, we ensure they give your information the same level of care and security as we do in accordance with GDPR. If your application is unsuccessful, we will retain your details for a period of twelve (12) months and may contact you about alternative vacancies.