Company DescriptionCompany descriptionAdevinta is a world-leading online classifieds business that reaches more than 200 million people each month through our household name brands across 16 countries.
Our brands include Leboncoin.fr, OLX, Vibbo.com, fotocasa, infojobs and Shpock to name a few. Our brands are supported by tech hubs in Paris and Barcelona.
Their goal is to develop common global product & innovation that all of our brands can leverage; driving Adevinta's future growth and helping us achieve our mission of creating perfect matches on the world's most trusted marketplaces.
Strategy & Enablement department exists to do three things; Create alignment, Improve effectiveness and Get things done, we serve two principal customer groups, our local marketplaces and central P&T tribes.
Together with our stakeholders, we provide Clarity, direction and alignment on our strategic path. We provide support to ensure we are as effective as possible in identifying and solving our marketplace problems, and finally, we use our enabling ability to remove barriers, create opportunities and solve marketplace problems quickly.
About the teamThe Strategic Initiatives team, a member of the Strategy and Enablement family, is responsible for creating and driving initiatives and actions that will advance the company's vision and strategic goals.
It is vital in ensuring that the company's strategy is well executed and puts in place strategic programs to make the strategy work.
Job DescriptionAs a strategic program manager, you will be responsible for developing and leading a diverse range of programs that span across multiple disciplines providing you the unique opportunity for high exposure in the organization for your high profile work.
You will work in collaboration with various functions within the organization such as P&T tribes, marketplace leadership, and strategy and finance to guide the initiatives to a successful conclusion.
In order to be successful in this role, you should be able to build credibility, establish rapport, and maintain communication with stakeholders at multiple levels.
As a problem solver, you provide original thought whilst taking into account our marketplace challenges and company culture.
This will require strong communication skills with the ability to learn and understand quickly the dynamics of the organization and marketplaces.
Your work is a direct contribution to the delivery of our company's mission and strategic objectives. This role will report directly to the head of Strategic Initiatives.
Responsibilities : Autonomously plan, monitor and manage strategic projects from initiation through completionThorough understanding of our marketplace products and challenges Effectively coordinate project planning and progress reporting to stakeholders Ensure project results meet the stakeholder requirements and expectations Be an important member of the team in providing strategic insight and support in planning and executing the organization's strategies.
Evaluate and develop new market initiatives and analyze business opportunities in both new and existing markets.Create synergies and build relationships with other central initiatives to create a bigger impact.
Be an active participant in supporting the team in achieving organizational alignment, clarity, and get things done. Qualifications5+ years experience in a similar roleUnderstanding of product management and agile methodologies a plusAbility to think strategically and connect the dots while working with the end in mind Ability to define and articulate success metrics with strong data analysis skills Ability to build trusted networks quicklyVery curious with strong analytical skills and the ability to think strategically.
Excellent communicator with engaging presentation skills. Strive to spot opportunities and translate them into action items that solve business problems.
Highly collaborative and team player who is willing and able to step in when needed to get things done. You live by our values, have a growth mindset and are always learning fastSummaryType : Full-timeFunction : Strategy / Planning