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Digital Merchandising Specialist


Veghel, NB, NL

JOB CATEGORY:  Marketing

Job title    Digital Merchandising Specialist

Location/Site  Veghel or Brussels

The Digital Merchandising Specialist is responsible for planning, executing and measuring our merchandising and tactics (perfect digital store, perfect digital activation, …) with key online and Omni-Channel customers, in order to ensure a consistent and high-quality shopper experience for current and future Royal Canin shoppers.


What are we looking for?  
Due to the relatively large number of customers as well as Benelux scope, the job holder should be comfortable with fostering high-quality customer collaboration whilst simultaneously managing several separate plans and projects. He/she is a proactive self-starter with a continuous improvement mind set and a willingness to consistently challenge customers in raising the bar for category/brand presentation.
The jobholder will closely collaborate and align with peers to drive and develop key trade marketing initiatives in the online channel as well as actively participate in a growing regional network of functional experts.
The role is in the Pet Specialty Retail pillar but will closely collaborate with the Pet Professional Pillar.


What would be your key responsibilities?
• Creation of online customer trade marketing in collaboration with sales and marketing teams.
• Ensuring that online activation toolkits are available and communicated to sales teams to enable timely execution of strategic promotional initiatives.
• Leading the execution of digital fundamentals (images, product titles, product descriptions) and other Perfect Digital Store assets (Perfect product pages, shop-in-ship…) together with the Digital Merchandising Manager
• Search/discoverability optimization on customer websites.
• Measuring and optimizing merchandising and activation impact.
• Copilot the Digital Merchandising Manager in the creation of the Benelux online merchandising strategy.
• Administration, coordination and creation of digital merchandising assets. Responsible of PIM tools


What can you expect from Mars? 
•    The opportunity to work with a team of passionate people that is working towards creating A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS®every day 
•    A great employer that is focused on developing your potential to the fullest
☒Flexible working that promotes a work-life balance;
☒An industry competitive salary and benefits package;
☒The opportunity to learn and develop, with industry-leading learning and development;
☒An excellent pension, allowing you to focus on now;
☒Pet friendly offices – surround yourself with your favourite 4 legged friends daily;


Mars Leadership Capabilities

  • Drive for Results (53) 
  • Priority Setting (50) 
  • Creativity (14) 
  • Customer Focus (15) 




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