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Salary: Market related

Location: Crewe, Cheshire

Job Type: Contract

Date Listed: 08 Jul 2024

Reference: 6575 - OM

Car Configurator Specialist

Location: Crewe

Contract length: Until January 2025 – with potential of extension
Outside IR35
37-hours per week.

Car Configurator Specialist required to join a luxury and performance automotive manufacturer based in Crewe on a contracting basis.

A Car Configurator Specialist to support the day-to-day management of the Car Configurator platform, both Public and Retailer applications, in terms of product information and assets, data logic, user experience and reporting.

Work packages will focus on new product launches, model year updates and other business initiatives to generate revenue.  Close collaboration will be required with Product Marketing, Vehicle Configuration and Pricing teams to extract relevant information and agree on the approach to representing their data in the Car Configurator platforms.

Car Configurator Specialist Key Duties:

Support for new product launches and model year updates

  • Authoring of data logic, product information and assets to build up vehicles on Public and Retailer applications.
  • Liaison with Product-aligned teams to extract relevant information to represent vehicles within the platform, whilst solving logic issues.
  • Alignment with the Virtual Media team to ensure the accuracy of visual assets in the front end.

Platform development

  • Support the Product Owner in the development of new functionality or user experience enhancements for the platform.

On-going support and maintenance activities

  • Day-to-day liaison with Product-aligned teams to ensure data changes are reflected in the platform and do not lead to conflicts.
  • Liaison with third-party suppliers to remedy issues and bugs within the platform.

Reporting of the effectiveness of the platform

  • Produce web analytics reports
  • Produce insight on the performance of the Public and Retailer applications in respect of customer usage and revenue generation.

Car Configurator Specialist skills required:

  • Demonstrable business experience in automotive, luxury brand or equivalent agency-related experience.
  • Experience of having worked in or closely with Product Marketing and with associated product description systems.
  • Experience in Dealer network interaction beneficial.
  • Competent budget administration and purchase order coordination.

Car Configurator Specialist Practical & Technical Knowledge:

  • Clear project management experience with a record of delivery within complex situations.
  • Experience of having used a web content management system, preferably Adobe Experience Manager.
  • Knowledge of how to use image management tools, ideally Adobe Photoshop.
  • Knowledge of web analytics software, ideally Google Analytics.

We’re looking to speak with suitable Car Configurator Specialist candidates as soon as possible.

Apply now with a copy of your CV to discuss this position with a member of our team.