Jul 02, 2022

Sr. Director Digital & Marketing-Product Design UX/UI

  • Professional Diversity Network
  • Chicago, IL, USA
Full-Time Marketing

Job Description

Walgreens

Job DescriptionJob SummaryAs a Sr Director, Digital Product Design, you are a member of the world-class Walgreens Digital Product Team, which is responsible for creating industry-leading experiences to create more joyful lives through better health. This directly supports our vision is to be the leading partner in reimagining local healthcare and wellbeing for all.This experienced product design leader collaborates with designers, product managers, engineers, researchers, content strategists, and data scientists to dream and build remarkable product experiences for our customers and patients.This leader sets and leads digital product design strategy and design for all Walgreens products, while advocating for our users with a strong sense of user empathy, awareness at scale.Job ResponsibilitiesDirects the operations of an online business unit or a discrete product line, such as to achieve strategic and operational business goals and targeted financial and content quality results. Develops and oversees the implementation of processes, and policies that have significant impact upon the organization.Develops short- and long-range product and service strategies and plans.Directs managers accountable for daily operations of the eCommerce operation, such as content and product development, engineering, and/or editorial content and relies on some key centralized resources such as sales, marketing, finance and administration.Makes recommendations for the formulation of the strategies and operating plans of the specified area of responsibility, then, based on prevailing conditions executes or adjusts the operating plans of the business unit directed.Accountable for profit and loss of assigned online business unit or product line. Develops budget for specified business unit/product line and is accountable for delivering against business goals/objectives.Sets financial, operational and quality objectives for the unit or product line and develops master operational plans.Oversees the execution of operating plans for specified area of responsibility.Shares highly complex information related to areas of expertise. Interacts with senior management to keep abreast of objectives. Interacts with direct reports and peers in management / customers / vendors to interpret information and improve cross-functional processes and programs. Builds and enhances key internal and external contacts.Accountable for growth and optimization of consumer awareness, market share and/or specified initiatives. . Reviews the competitive marketplace and makes adjustments to operational activities based upon identified information.Oversees and directs the work of director, managers and their subordinates. Obtains and allocates resources to meet operating plans. Ensures the ongoing training and development of direct reports. Develops and mentors staff through on-boarding, open communication, training and development opportunities and performance management processes; builds and maintains employee morale and motivation; ensures the team is appropriately staffed with required competencies; fosters a diverse and inclusive workplaceAn Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/veterans About Walgreens Boots AllianceWalgreens Boots Alliance (Nasdaq: WBA) is a global leader in retail pharmacy, impacting millions of lives every day through dispensing medicines, and providing accessible, high-quality care. With more than 170 years of trusted healthcare heritage and innovation in community pharmacy, the company is meeting customers' and patients' needs through its convenient retail locations, digital platforms and health and beauty products.Including equity method investments, WBA has a presence in more than 25 countries, employs more than 450,000 people and has more than 21,000 stores.WBA's purpose is to help people across the world lead healthier and happier lives. The company is proud of its contributions to healthy communities, a healthy planet, an inclusive workplace and a sustainable marketplace. WBA is a participant of the United Nations Global Compact and adheres to its principles-based approach to responsible business.WBA is included in FORTUNE's 2021 list of the World's Most Admired Companies. This is the 28th consecutive year that WBA or its predecessor company, Walgreen Co., has been named to the list.More company information is available at www.walgreensbootsalliance.com External Basic QualificationsBachelor's Degree and at least 8 years of experience in Merchandising, Marketing, eCommerce, Healthcare, Strategy, Finance, IT and/or Operations OR High School Diploma / GED and at least 11 years of experience in Merchandising, Marketing, eCommerce, Healthcare, Strategy, Finance, IT and/or Operations.Experience establishing & maintaining relationships with individuals at all levels of the organization, in the business community & with vendors.Experience analyzing and reporting data in order to identify issues, trends, or exceptions to drive improvement of results and find solutions.Experience identifying operational issues and recommending and implementing strategies to resolve problems.Experience managing and leading cross-functional teams.Experience interacting at the executive level.At least 5 years of experience planning, developing, and managing departmental expense and capital budgets.At least 5 years of experience of direct leadership and/or cross functional team leadership.Willing to travel up to 10% of the time for business purposes (within state and out of state).Preferred QualificationsRelated work experience leading digital experience at consumer-focused technology company Exceptional track record of empowering and managing a team of design researchers, designers, and content strategists to help them grow and succeedExperience leading and building world-class product experiences and streamlining workflows for continuous iteration and improvementMastery and able to guide on user experience design, including usability principles, user research methodology, testing techniques (A/B, Multi-Variant), design theory, and interaction designPDN-95c9fe20-6dc6-497e-b175-69b399e1ad0a

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