Portfolio Manager

Location:

San Jose, California
Austin, Texas
Draper, Utah
Requisition Number:
R0046260

eBay Inc. is a global commerce leader that connects millions of buyers and sellers around the world. We exist to enable economic opportunity for individuals, entrepreneurs, businesses and organizations of all sizes. eBay Marketplaces operates in 190 markets around the world!

Looking for a company that encourages passion, courage and imagination, where you can be part of the team crafting the future of global commerce? Want to shape how millions of people buy, sell, connect, and share around the world? If you’re interested in joining a purpose driven community that is dedicated to creating a results-oriented and inclusive work environment, join eBay – a company you can be proud to be a part of.

Position Summary

eBay is seeking a hardworking Portfolio Manager with a strong planning, program, and operational background who can provide support for Planning and Portfolio Management for Global Customer Experience (GCX)!

The Portfolio Manager will report to the Director for Planning & Portfolio Management. She/he will need to have positive relationship with the Market Places (MP) organization to ensure GCX has visibility and alignment to MP's critical initiatives/priorities. She/he will help to drive innovation and ensure greater focus on our most critical business priorities and overall portfolio. This includes sharing customer insights, annual planning, rolling planning, resource management, project risk assessment, and partnership with regions and initiatives to build great customer experiences. Although you will influence many through your work, you will serve as an Individual Contributor in this position.

The successful candidate will have a strong leadership presence, relevant program and planning experience and be able to influence and work across both GCX and MPs organizations to effectively collate plans, surface priorities and bring visibility to the GCX Portfolio and operational plans.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate and build partnership with global and cross-functional leaders to ensure successful alignment within and beyond GCX

  • Develop portfolio management capability and actively lead a pipeline management process to facilitate the effective flow of new asks to the business

  • Engage with cross-functional leaders to objectively assess the organization’s ability to absorb and/or deliver on change

  • Align resources with portfolio and business priorities and effectively solution and facilitate trade- offs when constraints arise

  • Proactively manage partner expectations and communicate progress, effective decision-making, and leadership / oversight for issue resolution in a matrix management organization.

  • Synthesize information from multiple sources and use it for effective decision-making, accountability management, and portfolio insights

  • Continuously improve service and results for our people and the business, operating with a cross functional and global lens

  • Develop effective plans to meet both short and longer term goals

  • Make sound decisions in ambiguous or difficult situations, including when under pressure

  • Lead key programs of work connected to the global GCX portfolio, ensuring appropriate planning, scheduling and execution

  • Lead and facilitate Project Health, Project Plan Reviews and Project update meetings

Position Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • Demonstrated track record of performance and leading complex change for the business

  • 5+ years related work experience with hands on project management and operational experience

  • 1+ years leadership experience in a large, cross functional organization

  • PMP or PRINCE2 or other certifications a plus but not crucial

  • Excellent organizational change management skills with a strong attention to detail

  • Outstanding collaboration and partnership capabilities are essential

  • Demonstrated competency in developing efficient and effective solutions to diverse and sophisticated business problems

  • Ability to provide thought leadership and lead in a large, complex and diverse global organization and partner well with peers

  • Skilled in focusing on desired results, determining what is important and urgent, and delegating effectively to meet deadlines and achieve desired results

  • Strong customer service orientation; strong interpersonal, organizational and presentation skills

  • Experience with senior leadership and ability to deliver executive level summary updates, reports and presentations

  • Exhibits strong written and verbal communication skills

Location & Travel:

  • Position is based in San Jose

  • Travel requirements will vary with assignments (mainly Salt Lake City, occasional international). Expect 10 - 15% travel (when deemed safe to do so).

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. Including maternal & paternal leave, paid sabbatical, and plans to help ensure your financial security today and in the years ahead because we know feeling financially secure during your working years and through retirement is important.

Here at eBay, 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 eBay’s Diversity & Inclusion click here: https://www.ebayinc.com/company/diversity-inclusion/

#LI-JG1

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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Portfolio Manager

San Jose, California
Austin, Texas
Draper, Utah
Requisition Number R0046260 Subsidiary eBay

eBay Inc. is a global commerce leader that connects millions of buyers and sellers around the world. We exist to enable economic opportunity for individuals, entrepreneurs, businesses and organizations of all sizes. eBay Marketplaces operates in 190 markets around the world!

Looking for a company that encourages passion, courage and imagination, where you can be part of the team crafting the future of global commerce? Want to shape how millions of people buy, sell, connect, and share around the world? If you’re interested in joining a purpose driven community that is dedicated to creating a results-oriented and inclusive work environment, join eBay – a company you can be proud to be a part of.

Position Summary

eBay is seeking a hardworking Portfolio Manager with a strong planning, program, and operational background who can provide support for Planning and Portfolio Management for Global Customer Experience (GCX)!

The Portfolio Manager will report to the Director for Planning & Portfolio Management. She/he will need to have positive relationship with the Market Places (MP) organization to ensure GCX has visibility and alignment to MP's critical initiatives/priorities. She/he will help to drive innovation and ensure greater focus on our most critical business priorities and overall portfolio. This includes sharing customer insights, annual planning, rolling planning, resource management, project risk assessment, and partnership with regions and initiatives to build great customer experiences. Although you will influence many through your work, you will serve as an Individual Contributor in this position.

The successful candidate will have a strong leadership presence, relevant program and planning experience and be able to influence and work across both GCX and MPs organizations to effectively collate plans, surface priorities and bring visibility to the GCX Portfolio and operational plans.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate and build partnership with global and cross-functional leaders to ensure successful alignment within and beyond GCX

  • Develop portfolio management capability and actively lead a pipeline management process to facilitate the effective flow of new asks to the business

  • Engage with cross-functional leaders to objectively assess the organization’s ability to absorb and/or deliver on change

  • Align resources with portfolio and business priorities and effectively solution and facilitate trade- offs when constraints arise

  • Proactively manage partner expectations and communicate progress, effective decision-making, and leadership / oversight for issue resolution in a matrix management organization.

  • Synthesize information from multiple sources and use it for effective decision-making, accountability management, and portfolio insights

  • Continuously improve service and results for our people and the business, operating with a cross functional and global lens

  • Develop effective plans to meet both short and longer term goals

  • Make sound decisions in ambiguous or difficult situations, including when under pressure

  • Lead key programs of work connected to the global GCX portfolio, ensuring appropriate planning, scheduling and execution

  • Lead and facilitate Project Health, Project Plan Reviews and Project update meetings

Position Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • Demonstrated track record of performance and leading complex change for the business

  • 5+ years related work experience with hands on project management and operational experience

  • 1+ years leadership experience in a large, cross functional organization

  • PMP or PRINCE2 or other certifications a plus but not crucial

  • Excellent organizational change management skills with a strong attention to detail

  • Outstanding collaboration and partnership capabilities are essential

  • Demonstrated competency in developing efficient and effective solutions to diverse and sophisticated business problems

  • Ability to provide thought leadership and lead in a large, complex and diverse global organization and partner well with peers

  • Skilled in focusing on desired results, determining what is important and urgent, and delegating effectively to meet deadlines and achieve desired results

  • Strong customer service orientation; strong interpersonal, organizational and presentation skills

  • Experience with senior leadership and ability to deliver executive level summary updates, reports and presentations

  • Exhibits strong written and verbal communication skills

Location & Travel:

  • Position is based in San Jose

  • Travel requirements will vary with assignments (mainly Salt Lake City, occasional international). Expect 10 - 15% travel (when deemed safe to do so).

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. Including maternal & paternal leave, paid sabbatical, and plans to help ensure your financial security today and in the years ahead because we know feeling financially secure during your working years and through retirement is important.

Here at eBay, 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 eBay’s Diversity & Inclusion click here: https://www.ebayinc.com/company/diversity-inclusion/

#LI-JG1

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