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We are looking for an experienced leader to manage our shipping & retail standards programs and partnerships for the Italian market, based in Milan.
You will be in charge of defining and implementing shipping and delivery services required to provide a phenomenal and trusted experience to buyers and sellers in the Italian market.
- Design and execute the shipping strategy for the region, with the aim of increasing the delivery standards for eBay marketplace
- Identify target services for buyers and sellers and be accountable for shipping services performance and KPIs
- Develop & lead partnerships with local and international logistics/shipping partners, including costs/SLAs and quality
- Gather business intelligence on competitor fulfilment strategies and generally stay abreast of latest thinking in shipping and logistics
- Build and execute go-to-market strategies to ensure adoption of services by buyers and sellers and own the associated adoption targets
- Work with internal product teams to implement and improve carrier services onsite
- Provide input into the regional/global shipping/retail standards forums
Profile and skills:
- Minimum 8 years experience in a logistics/shipping role (with exposure to ecommerce logistics)
- Knowledge of the Marketplaces environment is key
- Experience in partnerships management and business development with proven experience in leading complex negotiations
- Excellent communication and presentation skills - ability to distill sophisticated business issues to actionable insights & recommendations
- Analytical mindset – ability to master and understand data and to derive meaningful insights from them
- A passion for understanding customers and for driving great and innovative customer experiences
- Able to operate in English and Italian (most internal communications in English)
- Experience of cross-functional cooperation. Comfortable working in close partnership with other local/regional leaders to align and deliver our strategy
- Comfortable operating in a lean & fast paced matrix organization, able to navigate through ambiguity
- Targeted and focused approach to work; understands targets and takes practical approach to achieve them in timely manner
Bachelor’s degree required
Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you’re single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, eBay offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs. Including maternal & paternal leave, paid sabbatical, and plans to help ensure your financial security today and in the years ahead because we know feeling financially secure during your working years and through retirement is important.
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