Full Time Job

Sr Manager/ Associate Director, E-Commerce Business Development & Partnerships

Vox Media

Remote / Virtual 09-12-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Sr Manager/ Associate Director, E-Commerce Business Development & Partnerships


The Senior Manager/Associate Director will play a vital role on Vox Media's centralized e-commerce team. A goal-oriented, self-starter by nature, you will have extensive experience building relationships across the retail landscape and a strong understanding of the affiliate landscape and content-to-commerce.

In this position, you will manage dozens of affiliate brand partners and networks, negotiating favorable terms, rates and securing exclusive deals. Additionally, as a member of the team you will be tasked with establishing, implementing, and optimizing e-commerce strategies around key categories and Vox Media sites.

• Manage, and grow affiliate relationships directly with merchants, brands and affiliate networks, negotiating rates and exclusive deals
• Serve as the main point of contact for editorial teams, collaborating closely to identify and advocate for e-commerce opportunities
• Track daily e-commerce revenue and key metrics, leveraging them to inform partner, category and site-specific strategies and opportunities
• Evaluate ways to grow and improve e-commerce business across your assigned categories with an eye towards increasing revenue both within and beyond the traditional affiliate space
• Act as a key point of contact / referral / conduit for ad sales team as needed
• Proactively identify and lead special e-commerce projects and initiatives

• 4-6+ years of experience in affiliate business development, e-commerce and/or media
• Experience negotiating, structuring and implementing monetization strategies and complex affiliate partnership deals
• Experience driving decision-making and alignment with key stakeholders such as legal, finance, product, and editorial
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Agile, extremely organized with high attention to detail
• Goal-driven with the ability to proactively follow-up and follow-through on all projects
• Problem solver with strong creative and analytical capabilities
• Must be experienced in interpreting and leveraging data
• Knowledge of affiliate networks/technologies and e-commerce platforms


This job is remote. We're dedicated to the health and wellbeing of all of our employees, and when we reopen, will require everyone who works from one of our offices to be fully-vaccinated against COVID-19. Employees with approved religious or medical exemptions may be subject to additional safety requirements, such as submitting to regular COVID-19 testing and/or wearing a face covering in our offices.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gx8974-3-238-90-95-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Vox Media

As the leading independent modern media company, Vox Media ignites conversations and influences culture. Across digital, podcasts, TV, streaming, live events, and print, we tell stories that affect our audience's daily lives and entertain as much as they inform.