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Manager, Digital Marketing

Date: Apr 10, 2019

Location: San Francisco, CA, US

Company: Williams-Sonoma Inc.

Requisition Number: SS-14171
Area of Interest: Marketing
Organization: Corporate
Brand/Division: Shared Services
Position Type: Full-time


About the Team

At Williams Sonoma, our brand promise is to nourish people's lives. This mission inspires and drives us, informs our strategy, as well as makes us special. You will engage our customers as part of the CRM team through digital channels. Our team ensures that we are engaging with our customers at the right time and in the right place by always measuring and improving upon our success. You will love working with incredible marketers across the company and through our strategic partners.

About the Role

The Williams-Sonoma brand Marketing team is seeking a Manager of Digital Marketing to develop, evaluate, and execute online marketing plans for the Williams-Sonoma and Williams-Sonoma Home brands. This person will manage all aspects of digital marketing across channels for a variety of programs, including Registry and Retail, and provide analysis and strategies for improving the online performance of each. This person will interact regularly with merchants and vendors, team members, the Williams-Sonoma brand creative team, and cross-channel representatives as needed.

You're excited about this opportunity because you will...

* Manage, optimize and report on KPI's (e.g. sales, customer growth) for all digital marketing programs across all device types
* Support Sr. Manager in the oversight of the online marketing budget, make recommendations for reallocation and/or investment based on individual program performance and brand goals
* Develop a deep understanding of the brand's identity including product, editorial and marketing initiatives in order to develop digital strategies that meet both financial and brand-building goals
* Collaborate with Sr. Manager and digital subject matter experts (SME's) on overall investment strategy with a keen focus on innovation and personalization
* Develop annual and 3YR business goals and investment strategies with Sr. Manager and broader eCommerce teams
* Work alongside SME's to identify new partnerships as well as opportunities for optimizing existing partnerships where appropriate based on brand strategies and initiatives
* Conduct measurement and analysis on the effectiveness and efficiency of existing digital programs, applying insights to the evaluation of new opportunities
* Be attuned to the competitive marketplace to ensure best-in-class programs and execution
* Present analysis and recommendations to senior management, for example, weekly sales results and campaign strategy
* Collaborate with key brand stakeholders to manage creative development process for all digital assets, for both new programs and refreshes of existing ones
* Manage vendor funded digital programs

Why you will love working at Williams-Sonoma, Inc.

* We're a successful, fast-growing company with an entrepreneurial vibe
* A technologically and data-driven business
* Competitive salaries and comprehensive health benefits
* We're at the forefront of tech and retail, redefining technology for the next generation
* We're passionate about our internal and external clients and live/breathe the client experience
* We get to be creative on a daily basis
* A smart, experienced leadership team that wants to do it right and is open to new ideas
* We believe in autonomy and reward taking initiative
* We have fun!


We're excited about you because you have...

* A Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Business or related field; MBA a plus
* 4+ years experience in online marketing, retail marketing, or digital media planning
* A Proven track record in managing and optimizing a budget to ROI goals
* Analytical, proactive, problem-solving skills with an insatiable curiosity
* The ability to see trends and to extract actionable insights from data to drive results
* Experience with a web analytics system preferred
* Intermediate to advanced Microsoft Excel skills (v-lookups, pivot tables), and strong communication and presentation skills

About Williams-Sonoma, Inc.

Founded in 1956, Williams-Sonoma, Inc. is the premier specialty retailer of high-quality products for the kitchen and home in the United States. Our family of brands are Williams-Sonoma, Pottery Barn, Pottery Barn Kids, PBteen, West Elm, Williams-Sonoma Home, Rejuvenation, and Mark and Graham. These brands are among the best known and most respected in the industry. We offer beautifully-designed, stylish and functional products for every area of the home, including the kitchen, living room, bedroom, home office, closet, laundry room and even outdoor spaces. We've seen some big changes since our first brick-and-mortar store opened more than half of a century ago. What hasn't changed is our passion for high-quality products, functional design, outstanding customer service, and enhancing the lives of our customers and the communities where we operate. Today, we're a multi-brand, multi-channel, global enterprise supported by state-of-the-art technology and some of the most talented teams in retailing - and we're always looking for new energy and ideas.


Once you are here, you can look forward to a wide variety of benefits. Our corporate vision--to enhance our customers' quality of life at home--extends to the lives of our associates. To that end, we offer an extensive benefits package designed to help you grow, personally and professionally, to keep you healthy, to prepare you for the unexpected, to care for your family and to build a secure future. Depending on your position and your location, here's a look at what you might be eligible for:

* A generous discount on all Williams Sonoma Inc. brands through multiple shopping channels
* A 401(k) plan and other investment opportunities
* Paid vacations, holidays and other time-off programs
* Health benefits, including health, dental and vision insurance; health and dependent care tax-free spending accounts; medical, family and bereavement leave; same-sex domestic partner benefits; short- and long-term disability programs; life and travel insurance; an employee assistance program
* Tax-free commuter benefits
* A wellness program that supports your physical, financial and emotional health
* In-person and online learning opportunities through WSI University, LearnIt and AcademyX
* Cross-brand and cross-function career opportunities
* Quarterly sample sales
* A business casual work environment
* A bike share program
* Time off to volunteer
* Matching donations to qualifying nonprofit organizations
* Company-sponsored walks and runs
* Healthy, organic options in the cafeteria and an awesome salad bar
* Discounts on nearby gyms and other local businesses

This role is not eligible for Visa sponsorship or relocation assistance.


Williams-Sonoma, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, or other applicable state or local laws and ordinances.

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, or other applicable state or local laws and ordinances.

Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland

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