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Operations Manager

New York, New York

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About the team:
The Xandr technology enablement team is looking for a strategy and operations manager to join our growing organization and support the day to day execution of strategic priorities within our technology organization program and project management center of excellence. We enable a world class organization through disciplined strategy and execution, scaled operations, and accountability. We help grow the business and support delivery of the company strategy through thought partnership, consistent execution, and by partnering with senior leadership, technology, customer success, product, and go-to-market teams to facilitate strategic planning, business management, and commercialization.

About the job:
The strategy and operations manager will support the scoping, planning, and execution of strategic initiatives for the technology organization.

  • Own, support and execute on cross functional, strategic, and / or special projects within the technology organization as requested with structured project delivery techniques
  • Partner with business leadership across the organization to ensure projects and initiatives deliver well defined business outcomes
  • Manage key strategic initiatives that enable Xandr’s strategic goals and priorities
  • Develop KPIs to track against progress against stated objectives
  • Conduct quantitative and qualitative analysis to drive business insights, decision making, and actions
  • Drive reporting and communications on success and challenges with multiple
  • Decompose work efforts into phases, activities and tasks to estimate the level of effort and to develop and maintain project plans that include deliverables, activities, and critical dependencies to complete the project

About your skills and experience:

  • 3-5 years of post-university experience in an operational, management consulting, project management, strategy & operations, or equivalent position
  • Experience working in a customer facing and/or commercial role is a plus
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • Proven ability to deconstruct complex problems into well-defined projects
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving abilities; strong eye for detail and ability to develop actionable recommendations
  • Enjoys thinking both strategically and tactically; can solve for the big picture while executing against what needs to be done
  • Excellent listening, communication, interpersonal and presentation skills;
  • Flexibility with an ability to adapt to unique, in-the-moment challenges, able to manage competing priorities with excellent judgement
  • Strong “ownership” mentality and a bias for action
  • Excel and PowerPoint mastery


More about you:

  • You are passionate about a culture of learning and teaching. You love challenging yourself to constantly improve, and sharing your knowledge to empower others
  • You like to take risks when looking for novel solutions to complex problems. If faced with roadblocks, you continue to reach higher to make greatness happen
  • You care about solving big, systemic problems. You look beyond the surface to understand root causes so that you can build long-term solutions for the whole ecosystem
  • You are a self-starter, with a “can-do” attitude, and ability to problem-solve with minimal supervision
  • You don’t mind “rolling up your sleeves” and running analyses yourself


Job ID 2120795X-1 Date posted 04/21/2021
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