Head of Development (#60518986) 

Dorrington, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Job Description

Olivia's is one of the most exciting and fastest-growing brands in the UK, focussed on bringing fashion to the home through its catalogue of homeware and furniture products. The business has seen incredible growth over the last 2 years and is looking to continue this with the ambition of being a household name in the next 12 months.
Olivia's designs and develops its own products as well as working with industry leading brands across the globe. All products are shipped from a centralised and owned distribution centre in Staffordshire.
The business launched in 2019 but has quickly become well recognised across the UK by fashion-conscious homemakers. With a focus on well-designed, high quality and affordable products, Olivias aims to continue its growth across Europe and the US in 2021. As part of a wider group of brands, the business benefits from extensive investment and ambition.
This is a unique and exciting opportunity for a hands-on Lead Developer / Head of Development who wants to join an E-commerce Technology Group and be part of a growing venture! With their operations, back office, and online presence already in place we need someone to commercialise further, leading the development team with new proprietary software projects and e-commerce builds.
You will be part of a new team of investors with an appetite to modernise the way they work and take advantage of their already extremely successful business.
This role will be based remotely but with reasonable access to our HQ in Stone, Staffordshire
"The Role"
Leading our team to ensure all e-commerce properties deliver a strong user experience and brand aesthetic whilst maximising revenue Building proprietary software and applications for internal and external use Ensure we capture the right data to enable you to make strategic decisions to drive online sales growth Optimise the performance of the website (SEO, loading times, etc.) Continue to build out our front-end roadmap Developing and testing new features and functionality on the website in response to business needs and the desire to drive online sales growth
What will you bring to the party! Previous experience leading on web development projects and/or working for start-ups Previous experiences working with PHP Frameworks, E-commerce CMS, AngularJS, Javascript, JSON, API Development Knowledge of full-stack tools beyond front end development Fluent English speaker Knowledge of performance marketing (AdWords) Ability to write and scraping tools and map product feeds Fundamentally you will enjoy working within a fast-paced early-stage team and be confident enough to voice your opinion and creative preferences. You will be an extremely important part of pushing the future business vision and success and incentivised accordingly!
£60,0000 - £80,000 + Equity Incentives

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