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E-commerce Manager

Job Details

Corporate Headquarters - New York, NY
$100,000.00 - $100,000.00


Role Overview:

The E-Shop Manager will be responsible for planning, directing, and overseeing the products, services and content offered on the Dover Street Market New York E-Shop, CDG3 E-Shop, Farfetch & other online product channels. This individual with work very closely with the Head of Retail and London Head Office on Global E-Shop directives.

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for managing a cross-functional team to lead all aspects of the ecommerce business and business operations within Dover Street Market New York and Comme des Garcons
  • Liaising with the London Head Office E-Shop Team on Global Strategy and executing said strategy in the North American territory.
  • Drive and support sales growth amongst all ecommerce and retail channels
  • Assess industry trends and actively partner with executives, department heads, and store managers to strategize and drive business initiatives
  • Identify areas of process improvement, build in efficiencies, and execute change

DSMNY and CDG Ecommerce:

  • Responsible for strategic planning on all E-SHOP initiatives – including but not limited to user experience, customer service, merchandising and assortment, visual merchandising, and back-end operations
  • Manage budget and sales initiatives, increasing sales and improving sell through and margin for both DSM and CDG3 E-SHOP
  • Improve stock position and actively manage stock levels by initiating transfers and RTVs
  • Manage budget and sales reporting on a daily, weekly, monthly, and annual basis
  • Oversee scheduled launch plans and align with Merchandising to ensure launch dates, budgets, and expectations are met
  • Partner with Press & Marketing to align on global and local communications plans, including website graphics, email marketing, and social media content
  • Oversee communication with 3PL and ensure SOPs are met
  • Responsible for managing Ecommerce team and ensuring:
  • Excellent customer service and ensuring a solution-based approach to customer communication
  • Ecommerce operational expectations are met

Farfetch & Alternative Online Product Channels Business:

  • Manage and drive sales growth for DSMNY, DSMLA, and CDGNY locations
  • Partner with the Merchandising team and Store Team from each location to strategize budget focuses and areas of opportunity.
  • Work with retail associates on operational efficiency and day-to-day processes in regard to order fulfillment, stock integrity, and assortment on these product channels.
  • Oversee operational activity at all warehouse stock locations with relevance to Farfetch & additional product channels.

Key Requirements & Skills:

  • Proficiency with an E-Commerce platform; experience with Shopify is a MUST.
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Excel with strong emphasis on pivot tables.
  • Experience with using point of sale systems. Working knowledge of Retail Pro desired.
  • Advanced knowledge of retail and merchandising concepts and planning and allocation systems.
  • Very strong analytical skills and inventory management experience.
  • Dynamic and flexible, able to adapt to an environment that is constantly changing.

Core Competencies:

  • A highly motivated and competent individual able to converse with all levels both internally and externally.
  • A total self-starter able to set the standard by their own professionalism and attitude.
  • Must be energetic, self-motivated and self-organized. Willing to do whatever is required to get the job done.
  • Decisive, structured and organised with a keen eye for detail.
  • Willingness to work hard to drive the business forward.
  • Able to work and understand both detailed work and the broader picture.
  • Capable to work to deadlines and manage their time.