Careers : [With] Practicology

As a fast-growing ecommerce consultancy – with offices in London, Melbourne, Sydney and Hong Kong – we are always on the lookout for experienced and talented people to join our team. More details on particular roles we are currently recruiting for are shown below. However, we also accept speculative applications from experienced retailers who would like to further their ecommerce careers in a unique consultancy.

If you are interested in working across some truly exciting projects with the best people in the business, then get in touch with us at careers@practicology.com

Consultant - London

The Role

We are looking for someone with 2-5 years’ experience working in a multichannel or ecommerce team.

You will have experience of one, or more, of the following: marketplace management (such as eBay or Amazon), online merchandising, category management, online trading, online marketing, UX, analytics and insight, agile development, project management, ecommerce operations, digitising the store, finance.

You are a strategic thinker with an obsessive customer focus. You have a hugely commercial focus: you love putting together a financially sound business case as much as you like solving problems.

You have the ability to see how the customer experience at the front end needs to be consistent as they move from one touchpoint to another, and you also see how different business functions need to join together to create customer excellence.

Day-to-day life as a consultant in Practicology is hugely varied. Consultants work on project teams that form, and reform with different team members depending on the scope and requirements of the project. You may be researching the state of ecommerce in Eastern Europe one day, and pulling together examples of best practice Social CRM, or being asked to improve ways of working across a marketing and ecommerce team the next. The role suits people who have depth of experience in one particular ecommerce discipline, but with a thirst to work cross-functionally and broaden their experience.

Key Responsibilities

The primary focus of your role will be the delivery of project-based consultancy work for our clients. You will be expected to analyse client’s problems and make recommendations to solve them. To do this you will:

  • Run or attend information-gathering workshops
  • Use your research and analysis skills
  • Bring your combined hands-on experience of the ecommerce and multichannel market to bear on solving client problems
  • Create compelling, and persuasive verbal and written presentations
  • Rank recommendations by impact and effort and put them in priority order, backed by commercial evidence
  • Create an action plan that demonstrates an understanding of what it takes to implement a strategy – how long things take, who needs to be involved.
  • Work collaboratively in a team that consists of Practicologists and clients alike

Personality & Culture

Practicology is a lively and friendly office, with social events throughout the year. Being a matrix environment, we work dynamically and fluidly. We look for the following qualities in our potential candidates:

  • Initiative
  • Teamwork
  • Resilience
  • Flexibility
  • Pace
  • Excellent Communicator
  • Doing Thinkers and Thinking Do-ers

Location

The role is based at Practicology’s UK offices on Little Portland Street, near Oxford Circus tube station. All Practicology consultants may be required to work offsite, at client’s offices, for example, when conducting workshops, or even as an interim resource. These can be anywhere in the UK. We also travel to the offices for our international clients when the need arises. 

Location: London office

How to Apply: please send your CV and covering letter to Stephanie Parsons careers@practicology.com

SEO Specialist - Sydney

The Role

Practicology is searching for a Digital Marketing Specialist and SEO guru to join our growing Organic Marketing team. Reporting to our Head SEO Consultant, you will be the subject matter expert on all current SEO in our Sydney office ensuring that the latest best practices and guidelines are up-to-date in the business. With the ever changing search landscape in addition to the exciting challenge of managing and working on a multitude of client varieties, this role is open to an individual who relishes in being able to develop new approaches and think out of the box to execute SEO best practices.

Key Responsibilities

    • Defining and executing SEO strategies across client websites including providing competitor insights, on and off-page technical audits and implementation troubleshooting.
    • Managing end-to-end optimisations include meta data, content, on-page technical, site architecture, link hygiene, site speed and more. 
    • Working closely to our content team to amplify content strategies and provide on-page optimisation recommendations. 
    • Provide regular data insights to help identify new opportunities for traffic growth. 
    • Manage relationships with clients and developers in implementing recommendations.
    • Oversee monthly and quarterly reports.

 

Skills and Experience

    • 3+ years in SEO (experience in retail preferred).
    • Agency experience is preferable.
    • Strong technical knowledge including performing on-page technical audits and troubleshooting canonicalisations, URL structures, site architecture, sitemaps, robots.txt and redirects.
    • Strong HTML and Website Architecture knowledge.
    • Experience with relevant SEO tools required to execute a strategy (aHrefs, SEMRush, AWRCloud, Screaming Frog etc.)
    • CMS knowledge (Magento, Shopify, Silver stripe, WordPress etc.)
    • Proficient in Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
    • Strong knowledge of Google Analytics and Search Console and data analysis (certifications are a bonus).
    • Strong client-facing, presenting and communications skills and was as time management and organisation.
    • Understanding of Google algorithm updates and experience/knowledge in handling penalties.
    • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail.

 

Location: Melbourne Office.



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