Amazon.com Marketing Manager, Amazon Publishing UK in London, United Kingdom
Amazon Publishing is seeking a sharp, analytical, innovative Marketing Manager with superb writing skills and merchandising savvy to join our UK team. The successful candidate will have a strong understanding of the current literary landscape and will be capable of developing bold merchandising initiatives that delight both customers and authors alike. They will be detail-oriented and organised, capable of handling multiple projects at once and comfortable dealing with ambiguity and rapidly changing priorities. Candidates must be successful both as individual contributors and in a team environment and must be obsessed with serving the customer.
The Marketing Manager will be contributing to the development and execution of bold creative merchandising programs and will measure and analyse the performance of onsite, email and social media programmes. Additional responsibilities include, partnering with groups within Amazon to develop and leverage marketing programs, identifying new opportunities that align to team and cross-company goals and managing projects that rely on close collaboration with technical and business teams within Amazon. Candidates should have strong knowledge of web analytics, superb writing skills and should be adept at learning new tools and systems. Our environment is fast-paced and requires someone who is flexible, detail-oriented, and comfortable working effectively in a deadline-driven work environment. This position is based in London.
This is a fixed-term contract of 12 months.
Contributing to the direction, coordination and execution for Amazon Publishing UK merchandising
Writing strong copy, including irresistible calls-to-action for targeted audiences for new and backlisted titles
Analysing performance of content and email, always seeking ways to improve
Analysing traffic patterns and proposing optimization solutions for seasonality, relevance and selection
Driving site improvements implementation to completion by coordinating with project managers, web developers, designers, marketers and other merchandisers
Learn more about our business at www.apub.com
Relevant work experience in online marketing, site management/merchandising or product management
Exceptional written and communication skills
Proven analytical and numerical aptitude and the ability to use customer research, data and metrics to assess the efficacy of marketing programmes
Knowledge of HTML, XML and Excel
Experience in book publishing with a passion for reading is highly desired
Proficiency with HTML and XML, plus the ability to learn our in-house analysis tools quickly
Advanced Excel skills
Excellent project management skills, including work prioritization, planning and task delegation
Demonstrated ability to define and successfully deliver complex projects
Ability to deal with ambiguous problems and build solutions with proper project management
Ability to think and react in a high-energy, fast-paced environment
Ability to influence multiple stakeholders and lead cross-functional projects across category or other department
AMZR Req ID: 579686
External Company URL: www.amazon.com