E-Commerce Writer | Yahoo! | London

RedCat Digital are partnering exclusively with Yahoo for the recruitment of an E-commerce Writer to join their lifestyle team. Working out of their Holborn (5-mins walk from Holborn station) offices this offers the successful applicant the opportunity to join the Yahoo Lifestyle, editorial team. They are a lovely bunch and are excellent at what they do and this is a really exciting opportunity to join this successful team!  This role will initially be a 12-month fix term contract (possible extension).

About the role:

Yahoo Lifestyle UK is seeking an experienced e-commerce writer to create visually-led, engaging content. The right candidate will know what people are buying and compile SEO-friendly shopping content based around key calendar events and areas of interest to our users, such as the Royal Family, Christmas and the Oscars. He or she will have a handle on trending products and e-commerce content opportunities across the site, from travel to parenting, fashion and beauty and more.

Key responsibilities:

  • Work with key retailer and e-commerce partners to build campaigns, create exclusive deals and optimise content
  • Collaborate with the Yahoo Lifestyle UK team to create relevant and engaging shopping round-ups relevant to the Yahoo UK user
  • Use data and analytics to guide editorial decisions and identify key shopping trends
  • Build a daily newsletter to highlight the day’s top e-commerce offerings
  • Find innovative ways to deliver e-commerce content

We are looking for someone who

  • Is an experienced journalist with at least two years spent working specifically in e-commerce
  • Is passionate about product-focused journalism
  • Has an understanding of how shopping habits differ on mobile and desktop
  • Boasts an excellent knowledge of lifestyle brands and strong PR contacts
  • Has a history of using data to guide editorial and commercial decision making – to drive revenue, engagement, conversion and grow revenue
  • Has experience leading a newsletter initiative
  • Has some video experience


Please submit your details for more information about this opportunity.

Phone: 0207 265 7800                                                         Email: NR@RedCat-Digital.com

Location: Central London

Start Date: ASAP

Type: 12 months FTC 

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E-Commerce Writer | Yahoo! | London