Home Depot Manager Online Strategy in Atlanta, Georgia
The Strategy Manager, HD.com is part of the Online Strategy team and owns and leads discrete strategic projects. In addition, the Strategy Manager is a thought partner helping to set the agenda for the Online Strategy team and HD.com as a whole. Collectively the team is responsible for developing HD.com's overall strategy, helping to prioritize initiatives, working on business development opportunities and monitoring HD.com's performance relative to competitors.
In addition to the annual strategic planning process, examples of typical projects include: scan of major technology trends likely to impact HD.com business; category, pricing, social and mobile strategies.
MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES
70% Strategic Projects: analyzes business problems, structures the issue and prioritizes analyses, performs analyses, synthesizes data to develop a solution, creates documents communicating solution using structured communications principles, presents solution to team and stakeholders, works with stakeholders to implement the solution
20% Planning process: lead one or more workstreams in the strategic and operational planning cycle
10% Competitive and market intelligence: develop expertise and become the ?go-to? expert on key competitors and market trends; own regular reporting on one or more data sources (10% of time)
NATURE AND SCOPE
Position reports to the Sr Manager, Online Strategy
No direct responsibility for supervising others.
ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS
Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.
Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.
Additional Environmental Job Requirements: MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Must be eighteen years of age or older.
Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.
Additional Minimum Qualifications:
The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor's degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.
Years of Relevant Work Experience: 6 years
Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.
1 - 2 years work experience with a top tier strategy consulting firm, an investment bank or in a similar environment
MBA / Masters degree
Previous retail / ecommerce experience
Broad exposure to Tech-Media-Telecom sector
M&A / business development experience
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:
Strong skills in quantitative analysis, qualitative analysis and strategic problem solving
Strong presentation skills and ability to communicate effectively with senior leadership
Strong interpersonal skills
Ability to lead and manage cross-functionally; potential to develop into a leader in the HD.com business
High degree of confidentiality and professionalism We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.