Nestle Manager, eBusiness Strategy in Arlington, Virginia

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POSITION SUMMARY:

As eCommerce capabilities continue their rapid expansion in major grocery retailers, consumers are buying their groceries both in-store and online, and utilizing new ways to find products. This newly-formed role will accelerate NUSA strategic knowledge in eBusiness, advance best practices, increase effectiveness of investments across brick/mortar and online, and activating new strategies to deploy resources for higher business impact. The Manager, eBusiness Strategy will work cross functionally to accelerate NUSA strategic knowledge of Omni-customers, increasing effectiveness of investments across brick/mortar and online, and activating new strategies to deploy resources for higher business impact.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES (% of time):

Planning and Measurement (80%)

  • Identify and activate best practices to win in Omni planning, enabling seamless consumer experiences across online and offline

  • Lead the identification and articulation of new ways of working as consumers shift behaviors

  • Increase effectiveness and efficiencies of our brands’ investments in Paid Search

  • Integrate Omni mindset and practices into current planning processes, by enabling key stakeholders

  • Collaborate across key stakeholders, especially (but not limited to) sales, key account managers, shopper marketing, NUSA Search Lead, finance, analytics and media

  • Create and update trackers for KPIs of success-- track progress across enterprise, category and brand levels and communicate findings, conclusions and recommendations to stakeholders

  • Solicit feedback from stakeholders and integrate into plans and reports,ensuring collaboration is deliberate and well-aligned

  • Report regularly on trends in eRetailer Search and Omni, including our competitors

Education (20%)

  • Develop agenda and content for Nestle USA Omni 101 and 201

  • Drive fluency in Omni planning and execution across teams and stakeholders

  • build and deliver engaging education curriculum for eSearch

REQUIREMENTS AND MINIMUM EDUCATION LEVEL:

  • Bachelors degree required

  • Excellent/Advanced skills in Excel and Powerpoint

EXPERIENCE:

  • 3-5 years of proven success in marketing, shopper marketing, and/or field sales, with demonstration of yielding higher ROI through planning strategies. Specific experience in Omni channel marketers preferred (Walmart, Kroger, etc.).

  • Proven Experience building and enacting successful business strategies across multiple stakeholders

  • Demonstrated history of being a self-starter, building projects from the bottom-up to completion: shaping and articulating visions, turning visions into tangible action plans, and action plans into finished projects.

  • History of driving business performance through measurement

KEY COMPETENCIES:

  • Collaboration: Engages and motivates others by addressing their needs and inspires others to act in favor of mutual goals

  • Insight: ability to connect the dots from multiple data sources to craft a cohesive and compelling story/business case; ability to dig beneath the numbers and identify underlying themes, issues and opportunities

  • Initiative: demonstrate ability to provide value added analytical work based on own understanding of business needs/impactors vs just providing what is asked for. Strong sense of prioritisation and properly manages communication on deliveries with relevant stakeholders

  • Communication: demonstrates confidence; able to make clear and concise presentations/recommendations to all levels of organization

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Job: Marketing/Brand Management

Organization: Nestle USA

Title: Manager, eBusiness Strategy

Location: VA-Arlington-Arlington

Requisition ID: 18008172

The Nestlé Companies are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in qualified candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran.