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Strategy & Operations Manager, eCommerce

Discovery Communications
New York, NY 10001
  • Job Code
    114306934
Discovery Communications


Strategy & Operations Manager, eCommerce

US-NY-New York City

Job ID: 24598
Type: Company Employee Full-Time
# of Openings: 1
Category: Licensing
US-NY-New York City

Overview

The Strategy & Operations eCommerce Manager will be responsible for overseeing and growing the eCommerce department of a company with a portfolio of iconic brands (e.g. Discovery, Animal Planet, MotorTrend, TLC, Eurosport, etc.) and a significant online presence. This role will report to the Director of Digital Products & eCommerce.



Responsibilities

1. Develop and execute long-term global eCommerce strategy initiatives.
2. Oversee day to day operations of current eCommerce sites (store.discovery.com, store.motortrend.com) as well as additional storefronts/sites as launched.
3. Drive cross-functional initiatives across various brand stakeholders and business functions to develop and implement eCommerce strategies for existing and new storefronts.
4. Demonstrate strong business judgment and decision-making skills; ability to identify, prioritize, and articulate highest impact initiatives.
5. Work with eCommerce operations partner to optimize storefront, build products, and increase 3rd party assortment.
6. Develop and maintain business models for monthly and quarterly performance dashboards across all storefronts.
7. Oversees the data integrity of the internal and third-party systems used to support the business.



Qualifications

* Bachelor’s degree and/or equivalent experience required.
* Six to eight years of work experience required, working in eCommerce or with eCommerce platforms.
* A strong grasp of modern eCommerce technology and social media is essential to the job of an eCommerce Manager. An expert understanding of digital and financial analysis, website design, and digital marketing strategy will be key to fulfilling the many functions of the job.
* Experience managing budgets, setting goals and forecasting.
* Knowledge of Shopify eCommerce platform. Experience with CRM platforms a plus.
* Proactive individual who is a self-starter with great follow-through and attention to detail.
* Highly skilled multi-tasker with team player work ethic and optimistic attitude.
* High ability to interpret sales data and present insights in a concise & compelling manner to various internal stakeholders.
* Advanced Microsoft Excel and business modelling skills.
* Strong written and verbal communication skills.

* Must have the legal right to work in the United States.

New York City, New York, NYC, NY

Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information.

EEO is the Law

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com.

PI114306934

<b>Discovery Communications</b><br/><br/><br/><b>Strategy & Operations Manager, eCommerce</b><br/><br/>US-NY-New York City<br/><br/><b>Job ID:</b> 24598<br/><b>Type:</b> Company Employee Full-Time<br/><b># of Openings:</b> 1<br/><b>Category:</b> Licensing<br/>US-NY-New York City<br/><br/><b>Overview</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">The Strategy & Operations eCommerce Manager will be responsible for overseeing and growing the eCommerce department of a company with a portfolio of iconic brands (e.g. Discovery, Animal Planet, MotorTrend, TLC, Eurosport, etc.) and a significant online presence. This role will report to the Director of Digital Products & eCommerce. </p><br/><br/><b>Responsibilities</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">1. Develop and execute long-term global eCommerce strategy initiatives.<br />2. Oversee day to day operations of current eCommerce sites (store.discovery.com, store.motortrend.com) as well as additional storefronts/sites as launched.<br />3. Drive cross-functional initiatives across various brand stakeholders and business functions to develop and implement eCommerce strategies for existing and new storefronts.<br />4. Demonstrate strong business judgment and decision-making skills; ability to identify, prioritize, and articulate highest impact initiatives.<br />5. Work with eCommerce operations partner to optimize storefront, build products, and increase 3rd party assortment.<br />6. Develop and maintain business models for monthly and quarterly performance dashboards across all storefronts.<br />7. Oversees the data integrity of the internal and third-party systems used to support the business. </p><br/><br/><b>Qualifications</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">* Bachelors degree and/or equivalent experience required.<br />* Six to eight years of work experience required, working in eCommerce or with eCommerce platforms.<br />* A strong grasp of modern eCommerce technology and social media is essential to the job of an eCommerce Manager. An expert understanding of digital and financial analysis, website design, and digital marketing strategy will be key to fulfilling the many functions of the job.<br />* Experience managing budgets, setting goals and forecasting.<br />* Knowledge of Shopify eCommerce platform. Experience with CRM platforms a plus.<br />* Proactive individual who is a self-starter with great follow-through and attention to detail.<br />* Highly skilled multi-tasker with team player work ethic and optimistic attitude. <br />* High ability to interpret sales data and present insights in a concise & compelling manner to various internal stakeholders. <br />* Advanced Microsoft Excel and business modelling skills.<br />* Strong written and verbal communication skills. </p><p style="margin: 0px;">* Must have the legal right to work in the United States.</p><p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="color: #ffffff;">New York City, New York, NYC, NY</span></p>Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information. <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=581131&hashed=1619517695">EEO is the Law</a> <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=588767&hashed=2014725565">Pay Transparency Policy Statement</a><br><br> If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com. <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/NayXeDCjxPnPURBOukBZn"> <p>PI114306934</p>

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Posted: 2019-10-04 Expires: 2019-11-04

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