Overview

Apply via External Link

Condé Nast is a global media company producing the highest quality content with a footprint of more than 1 billion consumers in 32 territories through print, digital, video and social platforms. The company’s portfolio includes many of the world’s most respected and influential media properties including Vogue, Vanity Fair, Glamour, Self, GQ, The New Yorker, Condé Nast Traveler/Traveller, Allure, AD, Bon Appétit and Wired, among others. Condé Nast Entertainment was launched in 2011 to develop film, television and premium digital video programming.

Job Description

Condé Nast is a global media company producing the highest quality content with a footprint of more than 1 billion consumers in 32 territories through print, digital, video and social platforms. The company’s portfolio includes many of the world’s most respected and influential media properties including Vogue, Vanity Fair, Glamour, Self, GQ, The New Yorker, Condé Nast Traveler/Traveller, Allure, AD, Bon Appétit and Wired, among others. Condé Nast Entertainment was launched in 2011 to develop film, television and premium digital video programming.

The Director, Special Projects is an important strategic and planning role in the Consumer Marketing organization, reporting to the Senior Vice President of Commerce Revenue and Incubation. This senior individual contributor is responsible for managing incubation projects within the Commerce and Continuity lines of business to deliver against strategic initiatives. This leader will work closely with the Senior Vice President to ensure new Commerce and Continuity team initiatives are planned and staffed correctly and achieve milestones. In addition, this leader will be responsible for the budget, reforecasting, and strategic planning process for the Commerce and Continuity lines of business and for creating awareness and alignment of goals across the team.

 

Primary Responsibilities

Developing and project managing the Commerce and Continuity team strategic planning, budgeting, and reforecasting process, in conjunction with CMO Chief of Staff and the Vice President of Finance.

Establishing the agenda and running key staff meetings, assisting with team communications, and representing the SVP in meetings as needed

Assessment of new strategic priorities, including M&A opportunities related to commerce

 

Key relationships will include:

Commerce Revenue senior leadership, including: Executive Director of Global Commerce, Managers of Editorial Operations, Business Operations, and Merchandising

Corporate HR team

VP and GM of continuity businesses

Commerce global category directors

Consumer Marketing Marketing Operations and Finance teams

Audience Development and SEO

Product Management and Data Management organizations

Desired Skills and Qualifications

At least seven to ten years of experience in strategic project management leading to revenue-generating businesses. Experience in internal communications is required. Global experience working in global technology, consulting, or media companies is required. Comfortable with revenue forecasting and planning, including familiarity with financial concepts such as LTV (lifetime value), NPV (net present value) and business model creation. Bachelor’s degree required. Master’s degree or MBA preferred.

What happens next?

If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply below, and we will review your application as soon as possible. You can update your resume or upload a cover letter at any time by accessing your candidate profile.

Condé Nast is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, familial status and other legally protected characteristics.

Apply Now