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Web Design & E-Commerce Apprenticeship

As our online business grows, we are excited to offer an apprenticeship to a talented individual looking to start their career and grow with our team. The position would be the ideal opportunity for someone with strong design and IT skills looking to learn within a growing online business. You will have the opportunity to work on a vast array of technologies, with lots of training, giving you an enviable start to your career.

As the position will be primarily technical you will be based in our IT office in Runcorn working within an award winning team.

We are looking for a driven individual who is determined to succeed in the e-commerce industry to join our team.

Your primary role will be to maintain the website as it grows. This will include tasks such as:

  • Loading products on the site - writing product descriptions and editing images
  • Designing banners and other graphics for the site
  • Trouble shoot issues raised by customers‎ or customer service staff
  • Ongoing maintenance to ensure the site is up and running
  • Monitoring Google Analytics
  • Designing PPC campaigns
  • Developing and implementing email campaigns
  • Monitoring and Interacting with Social Media
  • PHP/MySQL & VB.net / MSSQL Development

The successful candidate will have a flare for design and a passion for ‎e-commerce, and online technologies.

We run a number of growing websites that require a lot of dedication, so you can't be afraid of hard work to see your success.

Excellent written English will be required to write blog articles, descriptions and emails.

You will be given training on the websites operation, but you will be expected to use your initiative and do your own research to get the most out of this opportunity.

The role will primarily be based at our office at The Heath Business Park in Runcorn, but you may need to travel to Stockton Heath where orders are despatched, so a driving license and access to a car would be a huge advantage.

Please apply with your CV and a covering letter explaining why you feel you are the best candidate for this position, sending this to jobs@pets-pantry.com.

The apply by Friday 13th at 5PM.