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Winchester Cathedral is a special place to work.

Like all major heritage attractions, there is an awful lot going on behind the scenes… Our community of clergy, staff and volunteers support the Cathedral’s mission, preserve and maintain the fabric of the building, and provide an excellent experience for over 130,000 annual visitors.

We employ around eighty permanent staff, and offer seasonal vacancies in the Gift Shop and Christmas Market. We also offer apprenticeships.

The Cathedral is supported by around eight hundred volunteers – click here to find out about our volunteer opportunities.

There can’t be many better locations to work. Situated in the heart of historic Winchester, the Cathedral is within easy reach of shops and places to eat, and has its own on-site Refectory. The city itself is beautiful and bustling, with excellent road and rail links.

We offer an excellent benefits package, and actively invest in staff training and development.

Winchester Cathedral is committed to equal opportunities and safeguarding. Download our Equal Opportunities statement and a copy of our safeguarding policy for young and vulnerable people.


Thank you for applying to work at Winchester Cathedral. Due to the exceptional level of interest received for our job vacancies we are unable to contact people individually. If you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date please assume that you have been unsuccessful in obtaining an interview, but we appreciate the interest that you have shown in Winchester Cathedral. 

Ecommerce Manager

Full time 37.5 hours a week
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our team at Winchester Cathedral as Ecommerce Manager.

We are looking for an experienced ecommerce specialist to deliver an end-to-end ecommerce strategy from acquisition and retention, through to conversion.

You will be delivering to ambitious ecommerce goals and your skills in onsite merchandising, CRO, SEO, and experience with platforms such as OpenCart, Magento or Shopify will be essential for this role.

Full job description: Ecommerce-Job-Description (PDF)
Application form: Ecommerce Application Form (Word doc)
How to apply:
Please return your application form to
Closing date: Friday 25 September 2020
Salary: c£30,000 pa