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Manager, Category Experience (134209)

Home Depot, Inc.
Atlanta, GA
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Manager, Category Experience (134209)

GA - Atlanta

  • Date Posted: Oct 9, 2019
  • Company: The Home Depot
  • Travel: None
  • Functional Area: E-Commerce
  • Position Type: Full-Time
  • Relocation Provided: No

Position Description:
The Manager, Category Experience will serve as a liaison between cross functional groups (including but not limited to Product Management, Marketing, Services, and B2B) and the Online Merchandising to ensure that the teams are aligned with the needs of the business. As a liaison, the Manager, Category Experience will be responsible for: representing Online Merchandising stakeholders to cross functional groups that drive changes to customer experience on homedepot.com and behind-the-scenes operations; providing business requirements to partner teams; working closely with Online Merchandising leaders to determine the operating rhythm; and managing changes through proactive communication .  This role is an opportunity to be at the leading edge of truly channel-interconnected retail leadership, while further building functional skills in merchandising.


  • 40% - Representing Online Merchandising stakeholders (intake feedback from stakeholders, develop necessary business cases, drive alignment through prioritization, and communicate business needs to cross-functional groups)
  • 30% - Developing change management (create cross-functional processes, determine prioritization of roll-out, enable operations, establish analytics)
  • 30% - Executing change management (communicate changes, manage execution of go-to-market plan, repot on progress, report on financial performance when needed)

Position Reports to Sr Mgr Category Experience
Number of Direct Reports: 0


Environment:  Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.
Travel: Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.

Must be eighteen years of age or older.
Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.

Education Required: The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor's degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.

Years of Relevant Work Experience:
5 years

Physical Requirements: 
Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Proven results in any (but, including most) of the following areas: CI, CRM, customer experience, product content optimization, product management, financial analysis
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Strong numeric and advanced analytics aptitude
  • Basic technical aptitude with web-based tools and advanced proficiency of the Microsoft Office Suite
  • Demonstrated ability to hire, develop and lead high performing teams
  • Proven ability in driving an online business performance
  • The ability to understand and influence cross-functional inputs to Merchandising, for achieving better output results
  • High comfort level with working in an ambiguous, fast paced environment
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:
  • Minimum of 2 years online experience
  • Ability to solve complex problems
  • Strong interpersonal, motivational, and communication skills (speaking, writing, presenting)
  • Ability to operate simultaneously and effectively in both tactical and strategic modes
  • Ability to think both strategically and tactically with good attention to detail
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects - prioritization, planning and task delegation

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.


Posted: 2019-10-17 Expires: 2019-11-16

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