A bit about us: While most retailers only want you to buy what they’re selling, The Grommet is focused on helping people discover things worth buying. Through our e-commerce shop and wholesale business, we shine a light on great new products from small businesses & entrepreneurs and help them compete with big businesses, so that the best ideas win.
The Grommet is looking for a detail-oriented Website Operations Associate who is eager to contribute to a fast-paced company that’s on a mission to bring innovative products to the biggest possible audience. The Website Operations Team (aka SiteOps) works cross-functionally in the organization to maintain a consistent pace of publishing new content, quality assurance, managing technology projects, and improving the overall experience of our two websites: www.thegrommet.com and wholesale.thegrommet.com.
The role will be a mix of ongoing quality monitoring, site content management, along with project-based operational and product advancements. Through this position, you will see all aspects of the business come together to form a finished product and will witness firsthand the growth of a startup business into an industry-leading organization.
This position will report to the Sr. Manager, Website Operations.
DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Please provide a kick-ass cover letter along with your typo and error-free resume (you are a stickler for quality, after all!).
SOME OF THE GOOD STUFF
Work Environment: We’re a fun, growing e-commerce company. Our office is a beautifully crafted modern-rustic oasis and you dress the way you feel comfortable. Located a five-minute walk from Davis Square. Free coffee and snacks!
Fun and Fast-Paced: You must be comfortable with an energetic, fast-paced environment. (We’re a growing startup.) Our team is full of creative, driven people with unique vision and we like working here. We’re building a disruptive product launch platform and we’re dedicated to making The Grommet a success.
Discounts: We offer discounts on hundreds of the products on our site. Sometimes, we even have free giveaways! It’s perfect for gift giving.
Competitive salary, great benefits, and yearly bonus incentive plan based on performance
A Culture of Mentorship and Learning: You’ll get exposure to Boston’s startup industry and the chance to learn from people on our team and from the industry. We host frequent information and expertise sharing events (formal and informal) at work and give team members the chance to go to out-of-office events, too.
Your cover letter is your chance to stand out and help us get to know you! Please note that resumes submitted without cover letters will not be reviewed. In your cover letter, please tell us about yourself by answering these questions:
● How did you hear about us?
● Why are you a good fit for this position?
● What is your ideal career path over the next few years?