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Kemin Industries Worldwide E-Commerce Manager in Des Moines, Iowa


The WW E-Commerce Manager is responsible for the development and execution of Kemin’s online store strategy. This includes the management of third-party E-Commerce storefronts and the development of Kemin’s own E-Commerce store. This position collaborates with the website manager and web developers to create a modern online store experience for Kemin customers. This position will partner with Kemin business units to add their desired products to the Kemin owned store and third-party stores.

We Are Kemin

We are visionaries who see things differently and are inspired by the world around us.

We have been dedicated to using applied science to improve the quality of life for over half a century.

We are a global ingredient manufacturer that strives to sustainably transform the quality of life every day for 80 percent of the world with its products and services.

For over half a century, Kemin has been dedicated to using applied science to address industry challenges and offer product solutions to customers in more than 120 countries. Kemin provides ingredients to feed a growing population with its commitment to the quality, safety and efficacy of food, feed and health-related products to customers in more than 120 countries.

Established in 1961, Kemin is a privately held, family-owned-and-operated company with more than 2,800 global employees and operations in 90 countries, including manufacturing facilities in Belgium, Brazil, China, India, Italy, Russia, San Marino, Singapore, South Africa and the United States.


  • Establish, manage and operate Kemin’s own custom E-Commerce platform.

  • Establish, develop and manage Kemin online flagship stores and grow brand business in the platforms.

  • Work with web developers to design and develop the Kemin store.

  • Partner with Kemin Web Manager to make changes and updates to and Customer Portal websites.

  • Monitor E-Commerce performance by establishing and tracking KPI’s and making changes based on market research.

  • Ensure all online transactions follow government regulations and align with company-wide goals.

  • Design and execute E-Commerce roadmap for Kemin Industries.

  • The E-Commerce Manager must stay abreast of changes in the online commerce environment and make necessary adjustments.

  • Maintain quality controls to ensure that products are listed properly on the storefronts.

  • Partner with business unit marketing and sales teams to propose new products for inclusion on the online store.

  • Enhance product data specifications, attributes, and categorization

  • Work with Digital Analyst to leverage analytics to drive traffic and conversion tactics.

  • Partner with Strategic Marketing team to develop an E-Commerce marketing plan to reach the target users.

  • Support digital transformation through development of E-Commerce stores.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in E-Commerce, Marketing, IT, or related field. (MBA is a plus)

  • At least 5 years of work experience in digital commerce, digital marketing, and specifically with custom online stores and third-party online marketplaces

  • Strong understanding of requirements for digital commerce and experience with being creative in recommending solutions to overcome digital commerce challenges.

  • Effective working in a fast paced and fluid environment that requires strong ownership, bias for action, ability to prioritize, and deliver high quality results.

  • Experience working within an E-Commerce product information management (PIM) and content management system (CMS).

  • Strong familiarity with E-Commerce platforms such as Magento, Netsuite, or similar.

  • Teamwork capability with cross functional departments, and leadership.

  • Strong ability to build trust with and influencing internal and external business partners.

  • Demonstrating strong learning capabilities on new business models, new skills and new methodology etc.

  • Prepare reports and analyze conversion numbers.

  • Operational knowledge of techniques required for market research and analysis. Digital Analytics and other analytical software will be essential for tracking sales trends and making projections of future growth.

  • Data-driven with a proven track record of driving growth through online, mobile, and offline marketing programs.

  • Proven ability to enhance digital shelf through SEO tactics and content optimization.

  • Knowledge of the broader Adobe Experience Manager and Marketing Cloud product stack is a plus.

  • Strong analytical, problem solving & conceptual skills, and a flexible attitude in shifting environments.

  • Experience in an Agile software development environment

  • Must be proficient in English, multilingual is a plus.

LocationUS-IA-Des Moines

Posted Date3 weeks ago(2/9/2021 11:36 AM)

Job ID2021-6760



Position TypeRegular Full-Time