E-Commerce Product Data Specialist - Greenville, SC

  • Hubbell
  • Greenville, SC, USA
  • Nov 09, 2020
[Information Technology]

Job Description

Corporate OverviewHubbell Incorporated was founded in 1888 and has grown into an international manufacturer of quality electrical, lighting and power solutions with more than 75 brands used and recognized around the world. Our founder, Harvey Hubbell, developed tooling and equipment to serve the growing demand for new assembly and manufacturing machinery during the industrial revolution. An early, and one of many patents awarded, came for the creation of the first practical method to control electricity through the pull chain socket that remains unchanged today. As a market leader in reliable, electrical solutions, we provide more than half a million products delivered through our various business groups. Hubbell is committed to continually innovating solutions that work, transforming old products with new ideas, and ensuring that we Energize, Enlighten and Empower the communities that support us.Division OverviewHubbell Lighting (HLI) is committed to elevating the lighting experience. Empowered by lighting solutions that integrate seamlessly into their environment, save energy, provide improved quality of light, deliver return on investment and armed with Hubbell's unflinching support, its customers are able to think differently about how, where, and when they can use light. As one of the largest lighting fixture manufacturers in North America, it features a suite of brands that provide a full range of indoor and outdoor lighting products serving the commercial, industrial, institutional, and residential markets.Brand OverviewProgress Lighting, a Division of Hubbell Lighting, Inc., is committed to providing a diverse selection of high-quality lighting fixtures. This has earned us the reputation as a sought after decorative lighting line among Builders and Remodelers. We're continually responding to the ever-changing needs of the lighting industry with extensive research and development programs that ensure our high standards of quality and innovation for home and commercial applications.Posting AddressHubbell Ligthing Inc.701 Millennium BlvdGreenville, SC 29607Position OverviewThe E-Commerce team is looking for an additional E-Commerce Product Data Specialist responsible for managing product information and customer back end systems. This person is responsible for working with the Account Managers associated with those customers and make sure content is up to date. They will act as a liaison to product management to collect, compile and process product data. The incumbent must be well organized and proficient with software in order to manipulate data, as well as, work closely with other members of the E-Commerce team.Duties and Responsibilities* Collect, compile and prepare data for import into E-Commerce platform, marketplaces and ERP system* The position requires project management skills, including thorough understanding of how to interpret customer business needs and translate them into operational and data requirements* Enter new products for all customers in the E-Commerce group. Follow up that all products are active on-line and spot check that all information was loaded in the system and images are live* Compare new data to existing data (as applicable) to monitor for changes, check for discrepancies, and identify necessary updates to the database* Master the backend systems of customers to keep up with changes, new attributes and any other issues* Update all the products with new assets and videos as they become available. Develop a process to accurately track the updates and streamline the steps involved* Work with the team to develop a process going forward to identify new assets and load them to the sites within two weeks of getting the assets* Research SEO quality and enriching content to maximize search* Keep abreast of new social media sites, web technologies, and digital marketing trends; implement these new ideas in developing content and update current materials to include new information* Performing consumer research to discover other ways of reaching customers by way of the Internet* Quickly and efficiently entering and verifying data, writing or copy/paste product descriptions where applicable, and working to present products in a way that enables our retailers to inform and sell to their customers* Respond to and complete client requests in a thorough and timely mannerSkills and Experience** Bachelor Degree in Marketing or General Studies* 1-2 years relevant experience in a retail E-Commerce role preferred with specific focus on content management, user experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.* 1 + years' experience in Search Engine Optimization (SEO) including on-page optimization and link building techniques required* Experience with backend systems of Amazon, Home Depot or Lowes preferred* Experienced marketing to multiple segments in retail and B2C environments.* Requires project management skills, including thorough understanding of how to interpret customer business needs and translate them into operational and data requirements* Proficient with MS Access & Excel, and spreadsheet analysis* Ability to work on multiple projects with competing priorities* Comfortable producing in fast-paced, deadline-driven environments*EducationBachelors Degree in General Studies or MarketingHubbell Incorporated, its subsidiaries and affiliates, is an EO Employer AA: M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected class.
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