Managing Director - eCommerce start-up
Rare opportunity to help launch an eCommerce platform into the UK market, for a business who specialise in the premium drinks market.
With a long established tradition of selling some of the worlds finest wines, the business are launching a new brand & eCommerce platform, and are looking for someone to build & lead a team to deliver this vision.
With an innovative product offering targeting a previously untapped market, this new business is set to launch in mid to late 2018.
As the MD, your role with be split between two main pillars;
- Setting the macro-level strategy and taking responsibility for key business decisions
- Managing & inspiring a large (and fast increasing!) team
The business are looking for someone with a broad range of experience but of primary importance are:
- Digital marketing experience, ideally in an eCommerce context - e.g. improving path to purchase/conversion
- FMCG food and/or drink experience
- Commercial experience from either sales or buying
- Exposure to broad business functions - Operations, Supply Chain, Procurement etc
- Credibility in a leadership capacity - have managed large & complex teams