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Junior Email Developer AO

£22,000 Permanent

Digital Marketing

Bolton Head Office

A bit about us

We may have started small, but we've always had very big ideas. We launched in 2000 and we just haven't stopped; a years' worth of achievements always seems more like three at AO.Our customers are now our biggest advocates, and we've made millions of them happy. We've even launched in new territories throughout Europe. Sometimes we have to pinch ourselves.But, we're determined to be the best electrical retailer in Europe, and for that, you need to be driven. We need to be bold enough to try new things, and smart enough to see them through. We need to care about people, and we always like to have a little fun as we do it.

More about the role

We are looking for a Junior Email Developer within the CRM team.

The ideal candidate will be a dedicated and ambitious individual, with a keen interest in email development, who will help support the delivery of a best in class email programme, developing the customer journey across multi channel touch points and driving the key performance indicators (KPI's) of increased repeat customer purchase frequency.

Here's what you can expect to be doing

  • Working within the CRM team to deliver a market leading cross-channel programme
  • Building and maintaining responsive email templates which are consistent with email best practices
  • Assisting with design elements of the templates, to ensure all communications are on brand and engaging
  • Troubleshooting rendering issues across various browsers, email clients and devices
  • Assisting with the deployment of campaigns, ensuring all team processes are adhered to
  • Maintaining awareness of email design and development trends to drive innovation
  • This is a junior email developer position and full training will be provided
  • A few things about you

  • A minimum of 6 months experience in a marketing role
  • Educated to degree level, ideally marketing related
  • A keen interest in email marketing/developmentBasic HTML/CSS knowledge
  • Experience using Adobe Creative Suite is a plus (specifically Dreamweaver and Photoshop/Fireworks)
  • Strong attention to detail - you spot things others don't!

    Why choose AO?

    It's not about the job you need now, it's about who you want to be and where you want go. The thing about AO is that you don't have to leave to move on. We have the kind of environment where people learn and thrive and be the best they can be. That's our values talking.We empower each and every person to push the boundaries of what's possible. We're growing rapidly and so should you. Our environment and our culture are vibrant and engaging, you almost have to feel it to believe it. "Our people are our biggest asset, they're our culture: that unique, indescribable thing that makes us really different"

    Great people deserve great things

    As an AO employee you can take full advantage of our benefits package. As well as fundamental benefits, like pensions and holidays, we have designed our 'AO Perks' to help you out financially, make your work life a little easier or make your home life a lot more fun. Take a look at here.