Strategy & Operations lead

Location:

Amsterdam, Netherlands
Requisition Number:
R0043252

eBay Classifieds Group (eCG) is an innovative leader in online classifieds with ten brands that span the globe. Our sites help people find whatever they’re looking for in their local communities – whether it’s a job, an apartment, a sofa, a car, a concert ticket, financial services or new friends. Every connection made or item found makes a difference by creating a world where people share more and waste less. People who want to connect and trade visit our sites because they’re fun, easy to use and built on trust.

About the business:

Classifieds is shaping the future of local commerce by bringing people together through an enriched online experience that allows them to reach out to the community around them. We are comprised of more than 1,000 people who are passionate for local trade and maintaining the customer-centric nature of the Group, while exploring growth opportunities in both the countries where eCG already has a presence and in prospective markets.

You will be responsible for strategy, processes & delivery management shaping the now and then of our advertising business globally. You will work side by side with your fellow CoE team members, in-market leadership and support functions (analytics, finance) to help deliver our advertising goals.

Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities

  • Help define the overall strategy for eCG's advertising business and the processes that are necessary to drive them.

  • Drive our annual business planning process for advertising, our planning process, monthly updates to our global leadership and advertising related OKR's across markets.

  • Shape and model critical initiatives and lead the governance and delivery of these across markets

  • Manage risks, issues, and actions across BU’s and global teams; track them regularly to meet the encouraged outcomes and timelines.

  • Define and deliver robust and scalable processes to speed up adoption of takeaways and standard methodologies across markets in the advertising space.

  • Closely work with global and local eCG teams as well as Partners including facilitating execution of major work you're doing from roadmap placement through execution.

Job Requirements

  • Proven experience in strategy consulting ideally working on media/commerce.

  • An MBA degree or equivalent.

  • Stellar analytical skills.

  • Experience in crafting/visualizing business strategy.

  • Stellar verbal and written communication skills and experience addressing C level and senior management

  • Strong results orientation with a dedicated partner focus, proven attention to detail and quality.

  • Experience delivering major projects and programs to provide direction and leadership to a number of commercial and highly technical teams.

  • Ambitious self-starter.

  • Willingness and ability to do frequent business travel.

  • Bonus points: experience/background in online advertising (technology) and the online classified's business.

  • Characters appreciated.

What we offer:

  • Dynamic, international team with very skilled personalities, a passion for e-commerce, integrity and a good sense of humor.

  • A visible, global impact role with close access to C suite and senior leadership.

  • A competitive salary, extraordinary benefits and an excellent working environment.

  • Silicon Valley amenities, such as iPhones and MacBook Pros, exciting high spec dev machines and very nice office facilities.

Interested?

From the moment that you join, we seek to make your employment experience an outstanding and engaging one. If you are hardworking and thrive in a reciprocal and friendly environment then apply and send us your CV.

Benefits:

Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you’re single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, eBay offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs.

We love creating opportunities for others by connecting people from widely diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and geographies. So, being diverse and inclusive isn’t just something we strive for, it is who we are, and part of what we do each and every single day. We want to ensure that as an employee, you feel eBay is a place where, no matter who you are, you feel safe, included, and that you have the opportunity to bring your unique self to work. To learn about our Diversity & Inclusion click here: https://www.ebayinc.com/company/diversity-inclusion/

Covid-19

People are the heart of the eBay Classifieds business, and their health and well-being are our first priority.

We continue to monitor local government guidance and partner closely with medical advisors to determine the safest and best next steps for everyone. As a result, most teams are working remotely, with a few teams able to collaborate in person with enhanced safety procedures. We will discuss the particular case for your region during the interview process. As a general rule, interviews will be completed remotely over video calls.

eBay Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, and disability, or other legally protected status.  If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at talent@ebay.com.  We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible.

For more information see:  EEO is the Law Poster and EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

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Strategy & Operations lead

Amsterdam, Netherlands Requisition Number R0043252 Subsidiary eBay Classifieds Group

eBay Classifieds Group (eCG) is an innovative leader in online classifieds with ten brands that span the globe. Our sites help people find whatever they’re looking for in their local communities – whether it’s a job, an apartment, a sofa, a car, a concert ticket, financial services or new friends. Every connection made or item found makes a difference by creating a world where people share more and waste less. People who want to connect and trade visit our sites because they’re fun, easy to use and built on trust.

About the business:

Classifieds is shaping the future of local commerce by bringing people together through an enriched online experience that allows them to reach out to the community around them. We are comprised of more than 1,000 people who are passionate for local trade and maintaining the customer-centric nature of the Group, while exploring growth opportunities in both the countries where eCG already has a presence and in prospective markets.

You will be responsible for strategy, processes & delivery management shaping the now and then of our advertising business globally. You will work side by side with your fellow CoE team members, in-market leadership and support functions (analytics, finance) to help deliver our advertising goals.

Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities

  • Help define the overall strategy for eCG's advertising business and the processes that are necessary to drive them.

  • Drive our annual business planning process for advertising, our planning process, monthly updates to our global leadership and advertising related OKR's across markets.

  • Shape and model critical initiatives and lead the governance and delivery of these across markets

  • Manage risks, issues, and actions across BU’s and global teams; track them regularly to meet the encouraged outcomes and timelines.

  • Define and deliver robust and scalable processes to speed up adoption of takeaways and standard methodologies across markets in the advertising space.

  • Closely work with global and local eCG teams as well as Partners including facilitating execution of major work you're doing from roadmap placement through execution.

Job Requirements

  • Proven experience in strategy consulting ideally working on media/commerce.

  • An MBA degree or equivalent.

  • Stellar analytical skills.

  • Experience in crafting/visualizing business strategy.

  • Stellar verbal and written communication skills and experience addressing C level and senior management

  • Strong results orientation with a dedicated partner focus, proven attention to detail and quality.

  • Experience delivering major projects and programs to provide direction and leadership to a number of commercial and highly technical teams.

  • Ambitious self-starter.

  • Willingness and ability to do frequent business travel.

  • Bonus points: experience/background in online advertising (technology) and the online classified's business.

  • Characters appreciated.

What we offer:

  • Dynamic, international team with very skilled personalities, a passion for e-commerce, integrity and a good sense of humor.

  • A visible, global impact role with close access to C suite and senior leadership.

  • A competitive salary, extraordinary benefits and an excellent working environment.

  • Silicon Valley amenities, such as iPhones and MacBook Pros, exciting high spec dev machines and very nice office facilities.

Interested?

From the moment that you join, we seek to make your employment experience an outstanding and engaging one. If you are hardworking and thrive in a reciprocal and friendly environment then apply and send us your CV.

Benefits:

Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you’re single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, eBay offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs.

We love creating opportunities for others by connecting people from widely diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and geographies. So, being diverse and inclusive isn’t just something we strive for, it is who we are, and part of what we do each and every single day. We want to ensure that as an employee, you feel eBay is a place where, no matter who you are, you feel safe, included, and that you have the opportunity to bring your unique self to work. To learn about our Diversity & Inclusion click here: https://www.ebayinc.com/company/diversity-inclusion/

Covid-19

People are the heart of the eBay Classifieds business, and their health and well-being are our first priority.

We continue to monitor local government guidance and partner closely with medical advisors to determine the safest and best next steps for everyone. As a result, most teams are working remotely, with a few teams able to collaborate in person with enhanced safety procedures. We will discuss the particular case for your region during the interview process. As a general rule, interviews will be completed remotely over video calls.

eBay Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, and disability, or other legally protected status.  If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at talent@ebay.com.  We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible.

For more information see:  EEO is the Law Poster and EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

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View our privacy policy and accessibility info