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 Paid Products Manager Job
Publication or Company New York Times on the Web
Job Title Paid Products Manager Job
Industry Internet/Online/New Media, Newspapers, Product Management
Salary Negotiable
Benefits
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements The ideal candidate is a strategic thinker, innovator and data-driven professional with a demonstrated ability to help manage digital businesses. This position requires strong business and technical acumen; the preferred candidate will have a deep understanding of mobile and e-commerce product development.

Responsibilities:

- Work closely across technology, design, marketing, customer insights and finance functions to identify business requirements and manage project deliverables.
- Stay abreast of the marketplace and competitive set.
- Understand drivers behind business performance and identify opportunities.
- Develop, maintain and execute product roadmap for paid products.
- Work with cross-functional teams to optimize user experience.
- Maintain project plan milestones and keep them up to date through coordination with team leads.
- Assure that projects complete according to schedule and within budget.
- Act as the client point-of-contact for all project-related issues.

Qualifications:

- Deep understanding of NYT brand
- BS/BA required, MBA preferred
- At least 5 year experience managing larger, more complex and cross functional projects, preferably in e-commerce, consulting or media
- Strong interpersonal, analytical, problem solving, negotiating, influencing, facilitation, organizational, prioritization, decision making, and conflict resolution skills.
- Proven capability in project management including the ability to identify and resolve issues, manage risk, develop detailed work plans and specifications, perform resource allocations and run team meetings.
- Knowledge of web and mobile technologies, development processes and the delivery of solutions with creative and engineering components.
- Strong verbal and written communication skills.
- Ability to solve problems with keen instincts and organizational experience.
- Experience in strategic planning and execution.
- Paid content, specifically digital subscription experience, highly desirable
- A sense of humor

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Company Information:

The New York Times Company, a leading global, multimedia news and information company with 2012 revenues of $2.0 billion, includes The New York Times, the International Herald Tribune, The Boston Globe, NYTimes.com , BostonGlobe.com , Boston.com, and related properties. The Company’s core purpose is to enhance society by creating, collecting and distributing high-quality news and information.

EEO Statement:

The New York Times Company is an equal employment opportunity employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability, national origin, citizenship or any other protected characteristic. The New York Times Company is committed to diversity in its most inclusive sense.
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