02 Nov 2022 #PEOPLE STORIES
Kimberly Brown & Marvin Kühl
Team Employer Branding
Reading time: 3 min
Read about the code behind the beauty, the technologies and the people.
Looking for an inspiring tech blog from the world of e-commerce? Want to stay up to date on the latest trends in social commerce or online marketing? Or do you just want to take a look behind the scenes of Europe’s largest beauty platform? No problem! Your search ends here! Read on…
We believe that our people, whether digital pioniers, data enthusiasts, marketing lovers and tech evangelists, are industry experts and can bring you unique value by reporting on their doings, findings and learnings. This is why the overall mission here is to build one of Europe’s most relevant tech blogs in e-commerce. Find exciting, relevant and most importantly insightful content collected in one place.
We will start with the success story of DOUGLAS and which people are behind the holistic and impactful digitalization strategy called #FORWARDBEAUTY.DigitalFirst. Through the new strategy’s implementation and its accompanied measures, DOUGLAS has evolved over the years from solely being a leading beauty retailer to a fully integrated European beauty platform. Naturally it has also become one of the most important employers for people looking for a job in the digital sector. We will share best practices with you, give, take you behind the scenes of one of the most successful loyalty programs and share with you how we optimize the customer experience every day, driven by data. Our blog’s content may span from roll-outs initiated in one of the 26 of our operating countries, to impression from our own employee-driven after-work parties – the DO Club.
“Over the past few years, we have evolved into a digital company that also happens to operate a brick-and-mortar business. The development of our data-driven premium beauty platform is another expression of this transformation. A team of more than 250 employees takes care of the programming and enhancement work. We intend to continue growing here and are scouring the market in our search to find the best people.”
Ingo Mommertz, Vice President Product/IT and CTO of the DOUGLAS Group
You (at least virtually for now) can be a part of it – through this platform!
The authors of the articles are our own employees and managers. Every now and then, however, we will be joined by a guest author. If there’s something you’d like to learn more about in the tech space, we welcome feedback and tips.
PS: The career site for technical and digital jobs at DOUGLAS went live on December 21, 2021 with its own landing page at www.behindbeauty.de. The new page offers interested parties the opportunity to comprehensively inform themselves about the digital working world and the people behind it at Europe’s leading premium beauty platform.
Your DOUGLAS Employer Branding Team
Kim and Marvin