Affiliate Manager


Job Details


Liverpool Head Office

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


Competitive plus benefits

Closing Date

29/10/2021 22:45

About the Role

We are looking for an Affiliate Manager to join our growing Marketing team here at Matalan Head Office. You will play a key role in driving the digital marketing strategy for Matalan delivering against omni-channel KPIs. Supporting the Senior Omnichannel Marketing Manager, this role will be responsible for demonstrating the benefits of the affiliate channel and articulating how we should move the channel forwards.

  • Accountable for developing and executing Affiliate Marketing strategies.
  • Accountable for the management & efficiencies of spend in the Affiliate channels.
  • Responsible for developing business cases for new opportunities within the Affiliate space.
  • Manage, maintain and optimise affiliate campaigns & relationships.
  • Accountable for daily, weekly and monthly forecasting & reporting across the Affiliate channel.
  • Responsible for interfacing & building strong working relationships across eCommerce, marketing & trading.
  • Responsible for aligning plans to the company trade plan & wider marketing plans. 
  • Utilise the econometrics & attribution models to influence decisions to optimise campaigns & plan future campaigns across marketing.
  • Ensure that digital KPI’s are understood by business stakeholders and used appropriately
  • Keep up to date with new innovations & changes in the market to help identify opportunities.

About You


  • +3 years experience working within the affiliate market.
  • Should have experience of the omni channel retail environment.
  • Should be a subject matter expert with a passion for digital media & eCommerce.
  • Able to apply strategic & commercial thinking to campaigns, both on & offline.
  • Able to use analytics packages i.e GA 360.
  • IT literate with knowledge and experience of all Microsoft Office especially Excel.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to influence key business stakeholders.
  • Excellent planning and organisation skills.
  • Highly driven and determined with a proactive approach.
  • Able to develop self – taking a proactive approach to learning & others around them.
  • Able to work as part of a large commercial team.




About Matalan

Founded in the early 1980s by John Hargreaves in Liverpool, Matalan is proud to serve its customers excellent quality at great value. With over 200 stores in the UK, a growing online presence and over 11,000 employees, working here is exciting, challenging, and above all fun! As part of the Matalan family you can expect some great benefits and the opportunity to be part of our exciting vision - to become the UK’s most trusted value retailer. This is Retail Made Real.
Matalan value diversity and don’t discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status. We are committed to being an equal opportunities employer and encourage applications from all communities.

Matalan wants to see every candidate performing at their best throughout the application and interview process and ultimately, in their role. We therefore encourage you to inform us of any reasonable adjustments you might need to enable this.

In the event that a high volume of suitable applications are received, the post may close prior to the specified closing date. Please apply as soon as possible if interested.


Your place in our world

Senior Omnichannel Marketing Manager
Affiliate Manager