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Program Manager / E-commerce

Found Animals Foundation | Los Angeles CA 90066 USA | Full Time | Posted: 12/12/2012

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Program Manager / E-commerce

Department/Group: E-commerce

Company Mission:
The Found Animals Foundation (FAF) is a cutting edge non-profit organization managed by savvy business and science professionals focused on social entrepreneurship. We are a well-funded start-up organization that takes pride in bringing together great minds from diverse backgrounds in our mission to reduce shelter euthanasia in Los Angeles. Our culture and work environment set us apart from traditional non-profit start-ups and inspire our talented team to create innovative ideas and solutions to complex programs and initiatives. Our animal-friendly, creative office suites are located on the west side of Los Angeles.

Job Purpose:
The Found Animals Foundation seeks a seasoned Program Manager to oversee our new e-commerce program. This is an exciting opportunity to help launch a comprehensive e-commerce platform offering unique pet products and services to pet owners. This individual would work in conjunction with the Program Director to build, launch, and run the program.

• Manage the financial success of the program by meeting sales, gross margin and inventory goals
• Partner with cross-department teams to determine product assortment and pricing models
• Negotiate contracts with vendors, suppliers, and payment service providers
• Purchase inventory, forecast sales, and analyze actual sales performance versus plan
• Reduce supply chain costs
• Develop and implement efficiencies in processes
• Develop affiliate marketing programs
• Coordinate all online transactions and marketing efforts
• Build and maintain strong, trusting relationships with non-technical users, as well as with technical coworkers in identifying performance gaps and emerging opportunities

• Ability to prioritize work and resources, keeping financials at the forefront of the decision process
• Experienced in CRM systems and loyalty platforms
• Highly motivated, results-oriented self-starter with excellent follow through skills
• Strong oral and written interpersonal and communications skills with demonstrated ability to interact constructively with a wide range of personalities
• Able to work under pressure to prioritize and manage workload, manage simultaneous tasks and meet deadlines within a fast paced and changing environment
• Proficient in Microsoft PowerPoint, Word and Excel

Required Experience:
• Demonstrated experience in retail, web design, and/or e-commerce, preferably 2+ years
• Bachelor's degree in business, merchandising, operations, marketing or related field

Applications Accepted By:
Human Resources
PO Box 66370
Los Angeles, CA 90066


(310) 574-5799

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Location Los Angeles, CA, 90066, United States
Categories Animals
Function Marketing & Communications
Pref Major business, merchandising, operations, marketing or related field
Pref Degree Bachelors

Location Maptop

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