Head of Digital

England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
£100000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
09 Nov 2017
07 Dec 2017
Marketing Disciplines
Digital / Online Marketing
Industry Sector
Contract Type
Work Experience Level
Head of
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side
Job Role
Digital / Online

Head of Digital - £100-110k - central Manchester - Ability for flexible working

Head of Digital

Located in the highly prestigious St Peter's Square development in the city centre, Distrelec are establishing their new Enterprise Hub and hiring Head of Digital.

The Enterprise Hub will be the European home of functions that deliver the selection and purchasing of products, inventory management, collaboration with suppliers and all of their online marketing and sales websites.

Distrelec, part of the Datwyler group, is a leading online distributor for electronics, automation, measurement technology, IT and accessories in Europe and is opening its first UK, Distrelec's Enterprise Hub, in Manchester.

This is an exciting time to be joining their business. Are you up for the challenge?

The role:
As the Head of Digital you will develop, lead and operationalise the digital strategy, with the overall goal of becoming a fully digital business, both internally and through customer interactions. You will define the digital strategy for the business that will take the company to being a leading digital distributor by personalised and superior customer experience.

Key accountabilities:
You will lead the activities that drive efficient acquisition of target customers and ensure a robust customer contact strategy is executed. You will be tasked with growing the active customer base and will be leading and managing trading activities that grow AOV for the customers. It is important to build the companies brand awareness, as well as improve the online activities of customers.

Skills & experience:
The role involves you managing a large team, so it would be beneficial if you have managed teams of a large nature previously or currently. Ideally you will have previously worked in a company where you have played a vital part in the digital transformation from more traditional offline channels (catalogues etc) to an online/digital one. You will be a highly focused and driven individual that portrays the company values, someone who is keen to progress in a new, fantastic career journey.

Benefits: In addition to the rewarding work environment, you can expect:

  • Competitive pay and benefits
  • Opportunity to influence the way we work
  • A Grade A - modern working environment
  • A supportive and collaborative place to work
  • An experience that few will ever get

Other: This is an experience that only a few will ever get.

For more information visit: http://job-essentials.com/uk/distrelec [https://protect-eu.mimecast.com/s/6enkBc7YkqYhV?domain=job-essentials.com]

By joining the Datwyler family, you will not only enjoy the security, opportunities and benefits that come with the security of a global organisation, but also experience the excitement that a start-up business has to offer.

Distrelec is looking for people who are solution seekers, ready to roll up their sleeves and who are motivated to get things done. Distrelec aspires to be the most dominant distributor in the electro component market by serving its customers through understanding their challenges and seeking solutions to meet their needs.

Distrelec's leadership believe that drive and passion are key to success. They are a customer focused company with big ambitions and an exciting journey ahead. At Distrelec, you're empowered to make your mark. With that, comes unlimited possibilities.

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