Job Description

Job Title: eCommerce and Marketing Executive

An opportunity has arisen for an eCommerce and Marketing Executive with a family run sports company – Colgan Sports. Colgans has 4 branches located in Co.Kildare, Offaly and Laois and carry sports equipment, clothing and footwear catering for all sports. In April 2019 Colgan Sports launched a new website which offers a national and International shipping service plus a Click & Collect service. The goal of the website is to generate sales and to deliver an enjoyable shopping experience to our customers.

Location: Colgan Sports Portarlington


  • Responsible for the online sales of the company brand/ Generating sales via the website
  • Oversee the management of the company website. Upload new products to the website as they arrive into the company.
  • Work with suppliers on displaying marketing assets on the website e.g home page banners
  • Fulfilling and packaging website orders ready for despatch out to customer
  • Working closely with the Inventory Manager on planning online promotions
  • Working with the Buying Director on developing content marketing campaigns, promotions & competitions and Social Media campaigns
  • Working with Colgans Teamwear (Clubs and Societies manager) on maintaining this category on the website
  • Working with the website developer on improving technical features on the website
  • Reporting on website performance

Skills and Experience

  • Experience using CMS (Content Management System) Word Press or an eCommerce platform such as WooCommerce or Shopify
  • Experience in using Social Media Platforms – Facebook, Twitter, Instagram
  • Experience developing and overseeing Marketing and Social Media campaigns
  • Copywriting Skills and Creativity – Writing articles and content for the company blog and creating social media posts
  • Strong Attention to Detail
  • Good Team Player


  • Experience in Graphic Design – Photoshop and Canva
  • Interpersonal/Customer Service Skills – Following up with customers regarding their online orders


To apply for the above role please send your CV to or drop a printed copy into the Portarlington branch. Phone 0578623005 for enquiries.