SmartEtailing's Boulder-based Content Office is looking for an Industry Liason.
Use your interpersonal superpowers in a great new career at SmartEtailing making new friends in the best industry in the world, the bike biz. You'll take charge of requesting product information from bicycle companies large and small. If you love figuring out who to contact, finding information, chatting on the phone and following up as much as necessary, this may be the job for you!
About SmartEtailing: The brilliant web-solution for bicycle shops, SmartEtailing now serves the whole bicycle industry with a variety of web and business solutions. Founded in 1999, this privately held company focuses on providing independent retailers with tools to compete in a modern retail environment. The foundation of our offerings is our rich-merchandised product catalog, which integrates with POS systems, automates inventory and pricing, all while pre-qualifying customers and delivering exceptional SEO.
Job Purpose: Primary responsibility is contacting industry brands for the product information that we enter in our online catalog. The right person will obtain product descriptions, part numbers and images in a proactive and courteous manner. They'll display the focus necessary to obtain product information from over 300 brands, explaining its uses and the benefits of providing said info. Additional duties include excellent personal, email and phone communication, entering product information in our online library, basic Photoshop work, light HTML editing, helping with race reports, and participating in production of photo/video (including modeling) for use in content. Other duties to be added, as needed.
Obtains manufacturer product information, including UPC codes, product descriptions, high-resolution images and bicycle specs.
Ability to communicate innovatively in face of obstacles, including limited industry resources to provide information and employee turnover.
Understanding of inventory integration — including Brand inventory, Supplier inventory, retailer POS — and how to provide that inventory to the consumer in an endless-aisle, Omni channel experience.
Product entry in SmartEtailing master product catalog: including copywriting compelling feature-benefit statements, data entry of prices, part numbers, UPCs, images and specs, while adding informative features following SmartEtailing's Style Guide and filename conventions.
Additional content creation based on success in entering catalog items. Proofs their own work to find/fix typos, mistakes. Keeps track of trends and new technologies and stay up to date. Learn to create additional content as needed.
•Experience- 5+ years in industry, sales, communication experience, catalog
expertise or knowledge
•Education- college graduate preferred, retail experience/industry
experience preferred, sales experience a plus
•Behavioral Attributes- learn quickly, communicates skillfully, enjoys
teamwork, displays positive can-do attitude, is deadline/goal oriented,
energetic/passionate about what we do, friendly in person and on phone to
Apply at http://www.smartetailing.com/4jobs