eBay Senior Content Manager - focus PR (f/m) in Germany

Requisition No.: 124982BR

Subsidiary: eBay Kleinanzeigen

Primary Job Responsibilities: eBay Kleinanzeigen is flexible and fast like a start-up yet we part of the global eBay Family. Our 60-people sized team includes all functions to run our business and do fast decision making. Members of our team value the entrepreneurial spirit, the “can-do” attitude and their mutual respect for each other’s talent and contribution.We are one of the most-visited sites in Germany and growing at an amazing speed. Currently, we have about 12 million active ads and more than 15 million monthly unique visitors. You might know eBay Kleinanzeigen for having more than 19 million classifieds ads in a wide range of categories.We are looking for a passionate Senior Content Manager (f/m).

Job Requirements:

Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Lead, manage and further develop a specialized team of CRM, social media, content and future PR managers as well as external agencies.

  • Act as a role model and mentor in leadership. Help provide guidance to the field in order to develop stand-out, seamlessly integrated content/engagement concepts.

  • Motivate and lead the content team to increase engagement and frequency on the eBay Kleinanzeigen platform.

  • Transitionally act as interim PR manager with overall responsibility for all PR topics.

  • Budget and personnel responsibilities.

  • Partnering with agencies and freelancer to deliver impactful End-to-End creative and keep evolving/improving based on external best practices. Recruiting of relevant marketing cooperation partner and creation of cooperation partnerships.

  • Continuous overseeing and analysing of all content, social media and PR marketing activities and results.

  • Sharing and transferring of knowledge within the eBay Classifieds Group.

  • Integration of content/engagement activities with marketing team members from online- offline and B2B Marketing, as well as the other eBay Kleinanzeigen departments and the stakeholders.

  • Responsibility to achieve and secure eBay Kleinanzeigen overall Marketing goals as well as success of content/engagement campaigns.

  • Oversee market trends and provide quality control.

  • Design together with the team the integrated content/engagement strategy

Job Requirements:

  • BA/BS degree required (post-graduate or professional degrees a plus).

  • 5+ years experience in content/engagement marketing and PR

  • Experience in leading a team for more than two years including both functional and disciplinary leadership is a must. eCommerce or online marketplace experience preferred.

  • Creative and analytical thinker with the desire to serve in both strategy and execution roles.

  • Demonstrated ability to build and maintain strong cross-functional relationships, previous experience in matrixed organization.

  • Experience in strategy development and annual planning, with demonstrated success translating customer research and analytics into impactful results.

  • Thorough understanding of the German media and political landscape.

  • Team player attitude, partnering, and collaboration skills.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, outstanding interpersonal skills.

  • Excellent project management skills, experience working and co-owning projects with product and marketing teams and are familiar with agile working environments.

What we offer?

  • International career opportunities throughout eBay Inc.

  • Dynamic team with exciting personalities, passion for e-commerce, professionalism and a good sense of humor

  • Competitive salary package

  • An excellent working environment with flat hierarchies and lots of flexibility

  • A great campus with fitness center, table soccer, beach volleyball and basketball courts, bike rental, concierge service, coffee-bar, excellent canteen and shuttle-service

Last Updated: 11-Nov-2016