Commercial Executive- Top Consumer Website

England, London
12 Oct 2016
09 Nov 2016
Aoife O'Reilly
Job Title
Finance Assistant
Industry Sector
IT, Legal, Marketing
Contract Type
Full Time

Handle Recruitment is working with a top consumer website to find a bright, enthusiastic Commercial Executive to support the Head of Commercial in their management of the day to day performance of all providers. This is a great opportunity for a candidate of graduate calibre, or equivalent, looking for a varied and interesting position within a fast-paced and exciting business. An understanding of core business and marketing practices and good commercial acumen is essential.

The main responsibilities will include;

  • Working with the Head of Commercial to develop action plans to address performance concern
  • Proactively challenging and suggesting opportunities to increase competitive footprint
  • Working with compliance and editorial to ensure user facing copy and promotions are approved
  • Supporting the day to day performance of allocated verticals
  • Supporting commercial negotiations through provision of data, insight and market knowledge
  • Attending key internal and external meetings to advance understanding into building tactical business relations
  • Preparing outstanding presentations for key accounts and have regular evaluations with Heads of department
  • Enhancing user experience and increasing conversion
  • Some travel within the UK
  • Identifying consumer trends to maximise revenue return

The successful candidate must be;

  • Data driven and comfortable working with numbers
  • Able to respond quickly to issues that may arise
  • Able to work in a fast, high pressured environment
  • Able to manage multiple tasks to tight deadlines
  • Extremely organised and have an eye for detail
  • Knowledgeable of financial services
  • Able to respond quickly to issues and opportunities

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.