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UX Analyst


schuh Head Office Livingston
1 Neilson Square
Deans Industrial Estate
Livingston
EH54 8RQ

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About the role

UX Analyst (Temp - 1 Year)


Reports to: UX Manager

Purpose: To contribute to the planning & execution of our optimisation strategy to maximize website and digital growth. Using a process of research and analysis, help identify new ways to improve the user experience (UX) and website conversion rate in addition to validating ideas received from business stakeholders.

Main Responsibilities:
● Responsible for providing creative and practical improvements to schuh websites and digital touchpoints
● Produce analysis on competitor website behaviour, trends and performance, providing detailed actionable insight and highlighting potential opportunities
● Develop the hypotheses for A/B and multivariate testing (MVT) for the CRO program
● Excel in researching with a variety of qualitative and quantitative data sources to create hypotheses that identify areas of improvement for the schuh online channels
● Demonstrate an excellent understanding of UX principles, including customer psychology, neuromarketing and other best practices, to generate effective & robust
product solutions
● Drive design and technological development of the site through a detailed appreciation of competitor activity, best practice and the market
● Demonstrate an ability to represent the best interests of ecommerce when identifying areas for performance improvement & associated test hypotheses
● Demonstrate a commercial understanding of our business, and how our conversion rate optimisation strategy is affected
● Take ownership to prioritise daily and weekly workload accordingly, and have regular communication to all relevant departments ensuring timelines are kept
● Where appropriate undertake complimentary UX / UX optimisation tasks as requested by the optimisation management team


Technical Skills:
● Good understanding of digital technologies
● Good understanding of A/B Testing & Multi Variant Testing methodologies
● Good understanding of UX practices
● Working knowledge of HTML and CSS
● Good understanding of Google Analytics

Company, People & Relationships:
● Promote assertive, warm & professional relations with other teams and departments, communicating face to face where possible
● Be aware of department standards and adhere to them at all times
● Understand the layout of the Optimisation Team and the wider business , including different teams and the Management structure
● Acquire a wider knowledge of the rest of the business, including Head Office and stores
● Take responsibility for your own development and aim to understand all tasks and processes
● Work towards and achieve any goals / objectives set for you
● Welcome the opportunity to gain experience in other areas of the business
● Understanding the needs of the department & business may vary from time to time and aim to be as flexible as possible
● Understand and comply with the Company’s Health and Safety policy and procedures
● Carry out further duties as required by the Company

What We Offer:
This is an excellent opportunity to start your career in digital analytics, with support and training from us. You’ll be exposed to a variety of tools and gain experience in e-commerce and online marketing.

Our benefits include flexible working, birthday day off and annual leave that increase with years of service.

About the location

Neilson Square is the home of our original warehouse and distribution centre, as well as many head office functions. Situated in Livingston, our site is in-between Edinburgh and Glasgow and very easily reached by car and public transport.