Senior Manager, Product Line Strategy: Media Solutions/Ad Tech
Location: Austin, Texas, Seattle, Washington
Job Type: Full time
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Expedia's Strategy team is looking for a Senior Strategy Manager to help us deliver the best travel experience on the web. Do you want to help people go places? Come travel with us!
In this role, you will bring skills in critical thinking, detailed analyses, business case development, and executive storytelling to help us solve the next generation of online travel challenges.
Sitting within the Product & Technology organization, this role supports our Media Solutions (MeSo)advertising platformand product suite (part of our Partner Product division). Operatingat the intersection of travel, technology, and marketing, MeSoconnects global advertisers to travelersthrough industry-leading solutions.The role will support the MeSoproduct team in setting objectives and priorities, including providing product direction, investment priorities, progress reporting, competitive analysis, and long-term planning.
The Strategy team works with local and global teams to set strategy and drive business goals. You will play a key role in leading company-wide strategic projects while working across divisions with senior members of the Marketing, Product, Technology, Account Management, and Finance teams. We will help you grow as a problem solver, relationship builder, and communicator with skills to drive projects successfully across a broad range of topics and personalities.
What you'll do:
Help craft and deliver strategic product plans and resulting roadmaps using data, imagination, and understanding of customer experience, industry, and e-commerce
Lead strategic projects and investigations to drive the business forward
Establish and own relationships with key internal partners
Frame strategic tradeoffs both orally and in writing, while considering inputs from others - especially differing viewpoints
Work as part of a team of strategists embedded with product owners and technologists
Drive decision-making and alignment by working directly with senior leadership across Expedia Group
Work closely with product leads to help define core MeSo capabilities to build and enable a successful GTM launch
Closely track advertising and e-commerce trends to inform long-term product strategy
In partnership with finance and planning, help allocate resources appropriately against key initiatives and estimate financial benefit & returns.
Track highest priority initiatives through OKRs QoQ, ensuring line of sight to commercial realization across teams
Who you are:
You are a team player who actively promotes & encourages diversity of thought
Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Business, or a related technical field preferred or equivalent related professional experience; MBA is a plus
Experience developing and implementing advertising/media product strategies in a large e-commerce organization
5+ years in consulting, product management, or corporate strategy preferred
Excellent quantitative, analytical, and critical thinking skills
A demonstrated record of independently defining and conducting key analyses with light oversight
Excellent oral and written communication skills to communicate issues, including experience communicating complex information to senior leaders
You are kind
The total cash range for this position in Austin is $155,000.00 to $217,000.00. Employees in this role have the potential to increase their pay up to $248,000.00, which is the top of the range, based on ongoing, demonstrated, and sustained performance in the role.The total cash range for this position in Seattle is $155,000.00 to $217,000.00. Employees in this role have the potential to increase their pay up to $248,000.00, which is the top of the range, based on ongoing, demonstrated, and sustained performance in the role.
Starting pay for this role will vary based on multiple factors, including location, available budget, and an individual’s knowledge, skills, and experience. Pay ranges may be modified in the future.
Expedia Group is proud to offer a wide range of benefits to support employees and their families, including medical/dental/vision, paid time off, and an Employee Assistance Program. To fuel each employee’s passion for travel, we offer a wellness & travel reimbursement, travel discounts, and an International Airlines Travel Agent (IATAN) membership.View our full list of benefits.
About Expedia Group
Expedia Group (NASDAQ: EXPE) powers travel for everyone, everywhere through our global platform. Driven by the core belief that travel is a force for good, we help people experience the world in new ways and build lasting connections. We provide industry-leading technology solutions to fuel partner growth and success, while facilitating memorable experiences for travelers. Expedia Group's family of brands includes: Brand Expedia®, Hotels.com®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Vrbo®, trivago®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Hotwire®, Wotif®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Expedia Group™ Media Solutions, Expedia Local Expert®, CarRentals.com™, and Expedia Cruises™.
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