Description : We are looking for an experienced Category Operation Manager for the Taobao platform focusing on overseas Chinese consumers resided in Canada.
This position will be based in Vancouver, BC, Canada. Responsibilities :
Analyze data and insights to identify needs and behavior of the Chinese consumers resided in Canada. Understand market, category and product trends.
Liaise and foster a strong relationship with HZ headquarter teams to understand overall Taobao Overseas business strategy and plans, secure and coordinate resources to grow Tmall and Taobao business in Canada.
Strategize and execute category, operation, promotion and channel plans.
Assume responsibility of budget development and revenue for category.
Contribute local market and consumer insights to and partner with buyers to source appropriate products and manage inventory.
Track, analyze and optimize category performance, incubate star products across categories
Enable merchants through education, communication and initiative co-creation. Incubate key account merchants across categories to improve platform productivity.
Collaborate with logistic team to continuously improve operation efficiency.
Collaborate with marketing team to align on business strategies, priorities and promotional activities.
Bachelor’s degree and above.
Native in Mandarin, fluent in speaking and writing English is mandatory. 3+ years’ of living experience in Canada is preferred.
Proven record of 3+ years’ experience as Category Manager or similar role for an e-Commerce platform. Cross-border e-Commerce platform preferred.
Priority categories include but not limited to Fashion and Accessories, Food, Home, Mom & Baby, 3C, etc.
Capable of independent category planning and execution. Experience in channel operation is preferred.
Strong data analytics skills. Excellent communication and people skills. Proactive, responsible, flexible and result driven. Good team player.
Proficient in MS Office.
Flexible to travel between Canada and China.