Job Title

E-Commerce Manager

South Africa, Western Cape
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Area: South Africa, Western Cape
Sector: Retail Trade
Posted: 8 July 2024

Job Details

A leading retailer of upholstery, curtaining and multi-purpose fabrics is looking for a seasoned E-commerce Manager to lead their e-commerce store. The successful candidate will be based at our head office in Bellville.  

The main functions of the job include: 

  • Implement and manage e-commerce strategy  
  • Continuously develop and optimize the e-commerce platform  
  • Achieve e-commerce sales targets  
  • Report and analyse e-commerce platform performance  
  • Manage the e-commerce team 


  • Degree or accredited qualification in e-commerce, business, or related field  
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a similar role, managing and driving an e-commerce platform in a retail environment  
  • Expert knowledge and in-depth experience with the Shopify platform  
  • Luxury brand experience is an advantage  
  • Strong understanding of website design, development, and tracking  
  • Ability to interpret web analytics and reporting, and knowledge of how to improve these metrics  
  • Strong strategy development experience  
  • Ability to manage and motivate a team  
  • Ability to drive cross-functional collaboration 

Personal Competencies 

  • Results-driven  
  • Customer-centric  
  • Accountable  
  • Decisive and able to prioritize  
  • Excellent time management and ability to thrive under pressure  
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills  
  • Negotiation and influencing skills