Senior Product Content Creator


Job ref: 11655

Job Type: Trading

Location: Ballymun, Dublin 11

Contract type: Contract

Closing Date: 29 September 2020

Senior Product Content Creator

Musgrave Wholesale Partners currently trades through three channels across the island of Ireland: Collect (10 MarketPlace outlets); Delivered Retail (the DayBreak symbol and a number of key National Accounts); and Delivered Foodservice (including the LaRousse Foods brand).

Business Transformation Objective:

Our vision is to transform Musgrave MarketPlace into a seamless digital B2B one-stop-shop allowing our customers to buy every product or service they require to run their business, underpinned by our brand essence of first for choice, service, and value. Our ambition is to take our digital proposition to the next level opposite both customers and suppliers by introducing a Digital Platform / Marketplace business model.  From a customer perspective, our ambition is to take our online ecommerce solution to the next level and introduce a fully connected seamless experience that exceeds customer expectations every time. 

Role Objective:

A fundamental part of our digital business proposition is to have strong master data management and associated content management. 

As part of a Data Cleansing team, you will be responsible to cleanse our current range of 14,000 products to onboard to our Product Information system.  You will also be responsible to add high quality additional content to the cleansed data based on your product and customer experience that will deliver a market leading experience for our customers.   We will also require a classification of our product data that meets Industry standards and develop customer facing hierarchies for Retail, Foodservice & SME that will be used throughout the business


Key Responsibilities:

Using your customer and product knowledge experience, you will be required to deliver

the following;

  • Fully cleanse our existing product data as part of a data cleansing team in preparation to be loaded into our new Product Management System (STEP).
  • Analyse and Interpret existing product data from Internal and External sources with a view of producing industry standard content.
  • Develop & Enrich new product data content for gaps in our existing product data to support the customer experience.
  • Create Website filters, Cross Sell opportunities & Similar Items content.
  • Liaise with Internal Musgrave Teams (Sales, Trading, Head of Customer experience & Head of Supplier Experience
  • Review our Image Database and ensure that our Images are fit for purpose for a market leading digital experience.
  • Create customer facing classifications(hierarchies) and allocate our existing ranges to the customer facing hierarchies for Retail Customers, Foodservice Customers and SME customers
  • Creation of process documentation to ensure our product data rules are adhered to in the future

















The ideal candidate will have/be:

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Data focus, understanding the importance of high quality product data
  • Be able to follow a pre-defined set of rules that need to be applied consistently to a large set of data.
  • Ability to identify, clarify, and resolve issues and risks concerning data and to escalate if necessary
  • Experience of working in Wholesale or Retail environment from Head Office or Shop Floor level
  • Broad Product knowledge across Retail and Foodservice categories and what information is important for customers
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills particularly Excel (Vlookups & Pivot Tables)
  • Ability to engage and work with key business stakeholders including Sales, Trading and the Digital Team
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Experience in writing process documentation as advantage
  • Experience in developing customer facing hierarchies and working with category & subcategory structures in an advantage
  • Experience of content enrichment & filtering in a digital environment would be an advantage
  • "Eye for detail". The ability to manipulate small pieces of data with accuracy.
  • Conceptual understanding of transforming data from the source to the target system
  • Soft Skill Requirements: Problem Solving, People Management, Project Management, Digital Fundamentals, Communication Skills, Attention to Detail.

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