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E-commerce & IT Systems Technician for The Herdy Company, Kendal

This is a hands-on role to manage and maintain the company’s Magento eCommerce platform and to provide a totally integrated IT solution for all business systems at herdy, including inventory management and fulfilment, store ePOS, store replenishment, accounting and general IT support. You will be responsible for liaising with Magento, our web developers, and any third part plugin providers. You will be working as part of the team looking after the most lovable brand in the Lake District, helping it to reach beyond the Lakes and into the world. The successful candidate will need to demonstrate the following skills and experience:

Key skills required:
You will have the ability to problem solve quickly and a willingness to be flexible. 
A fundamental understanding of E-Commerce platforms is essential. Magento experience is advantageous but training will be available.
A theoretical knowledge of Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP and HTML.
An understanding of order management/customer fulfilment within an eCommerce platform.
An ability to generate reporting modules to capture data for analysis and business planning.
Defining, planning and implementing traffic and performance enhancing web site changes to provide the best customer experience.
Understanding the disciplines required to drive traffic to retail websites.
Both Mac and PC literate.

Key Work Experience:
Experience in liaising with eCommerce providers and developers, demonstrating eCommerce wins, projects managed and problems solved.
Experience of providing support within an office IT department.
Experience managing online Content Management Systems.
Experience working with a multi channel retailer.
Working within a fast past environment with an ability to get to the root of a problem quickly.
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Kendal office number: 01539 739202

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