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The Digital Project Executive role is a new role for the Wiltshire Farm Foods Marketing team but an essential one to support the businesses ambitious ecommerce growth targets.
Reporting to the Digital Revenue Manager, you will assist in the management of on-going development of the Wiltshire Farm Foods ecommerce website to help achieve our business objectives.
The Digital Project Executive will help manage the front-end and back-end development team, agencies, designers and UX teams to deliver a variety of ecommerce developmental projects for the business using Agile methodology.
This role is a key link between business stakeholders, our customers and developers to manage the teams work schedules, project manage the work currently being undertaken and undertake key Agile Product Owner tasks such as managing the product backlog, manage the Sprint and Release planning and maintain reliable and accurate timelines, keeping project stakeholders up to date with changes.
Depending on the experience of the applicant, the key responsibilities will include:
Setting and managing clear priorities and objectives for the development teams
Ensuring development of features are delivered on time and within budget
Writing user stories for new features to develop
Analysis of data using Google Analytics and Kentico Analytics to identify areas for improvement
Ensuring the development team have a consistent stream of features to develop
Identifying any blockers to progress and facilitating the removal of these blockers to allow development to continue
Attending daily team stand ups with the development agency and in-house team
Attending Sprint Demos/End Of Sprint Retros & End Of Phase Retros
Managing a backlog of development features (user stories) and prioritising these features based on business requirements
Carrying out research with customers and prospects
Testing of new features across the testing environments, and approving ready for deployment to the live environment
Engaging with key stakeholders across the business to identify requirements
Producing regular reports to keep key stakeholders up to date on development and key KPIs
Reporting to and working closely with the Digital Revenue Manager to agree development priorities for each new phase of development
This role will occasionally require out of hours work to deploy features that require the site to come offline.
At least 2 years’ experience of successfully managing ecommerce website development projects
Competent user of Microsoft Office applications
Experience of using analytics packages such as Google Analytics
Experience of analysing data to identify trends and areas for improvement
Degree or equivalent
Working knowledge of Agile Methodology
Certified Product Owner
Experience of carrying out quantitative and qualitative research
Self-starter & highly motivated
Ability to work on own initiative
Good problem solver with a can-do attitude
High level of attention to detail
Excellent communication skills – both written and verbal
High level of organisational skills
Strong presentation skills
Ability to manage external agencies and develop good, effective working relationships
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