Global SEA Team Lead (all genders)

20 May 2022
24 Jun 2022
Zalando’s Traffic Platform drives the investment in performance channels. The majority of our marketing spend is funneled through the department.

The department relies on the combined efforts of Marketing, Product, Engineering and Applied Science to understand the value of marketing and grow the business. Reporting directly to the Head of Digital Marketing, you build and guide the team responsible for our paid search activities on Google & Apple Search Ads.

We are looking for a candidate with a strong commercial acumen and collaborative leadership who will create a compelling SEA strategy, define success metrics, milestones and drive execution.
At Zalando, our vision is to be the starting point for fashion - one that is inclusive by
design. We only assess candidates based on qualifications, merit, and business
needs. We welcome applications from people of all gender identities, sexual
orientations, personal expressions, racial identities, ethnicities, religious beliefs, and
disability statuses. We only want to know why you’re great for this role, so please
avoid including your picture, age, and marital status in your CV as well.

We want to provide you with a great candidate experience. Please feel free to inform
us of any accommodations you may need, so we can best support and assist you
throughout the hiring process.

do.BETTER - our diversity & inclusion strategy:
Our employee resource groups:
  • We are working on some challenging and complex topics. You will have a support of cross-functional teams in strategic discussions to generate additional value and bring ideas to life
  • We are one of the largest advertisers in Europe, we are at the forefront of the evolutions in marketing technology
  • With a highly automated marketing stack, we are continuously developing new products to support our marketing effort. You will have a chance to work with our product teams on defining the strategic priorities for the coming quarters
  • You have a track record in growing paid search. You have strong channel knowledge in Paid Search and are experienced in managing big budgets.
  • You have been leading performance marketing teams in the past and are able to attract and retain great talent.
  • You bring great commercial acumen, you define and hit commercial targets and are experienced in commercial planning.
  • You enable your team to identify the biggest opportunities and optimal solutions fast and reliably and enjoy driving continuous improvement and innovation.
  • You clearly communicate complex topics using simple and easy to understand language, both verbally and written. You are able to adjust your style and wording to the audience.
Career Development
  • We offer peer-to-peer performance reviews twice a year
  • Learn and develop through our extensive Zalando training platform
  • Join regular all-hands, team meetings, Q&A-sessions, and quarterly anonymous employee surveys to ask your questions and provide your feedback
  • Support from an international team of experts; mentoring and professional development opportunities

  • 2 days paid leave per year for volunteering
  • Minimum of 27 holiday days per calendar year
  • Online sports courses, wellbeing, and nutrition advice offered by Humanoo personal wellbeing coach app
  • Mental wellbeing support by our Employee Assistance Program and professional consultants to help you find health resources

  • Flexible working hours
  • Relocation assistance for internationals
  • Home office equipment available for hybrid working, to support you working from home
  • Hybrid working model with 60% remote per week
  • Opportunity to work from abroad for 30 (working) days per calendar year

  • Access to the employee shares program
  • 40% shopping discount on products shipped and sold by Zalando, and 30% discount on Zalando Lounge
  • Discounts from a wide range of external partners

  • Employee parents’ forums and employee resource group
  • Supported transition into and out of parental leave, with a buddy and re-onboarding plan
  • 3 fully-paid child sick days per year
  • Free counselling, assistance, and referral service for all matters concerning yourself and your family via the Fürstenberg Institute
It’s the perfect time to join Zalando on our journey, from being a pioneer in the world of e-commerce, to the starting point for fashion in Europe. We connect customers, brands, and partners across 23 markets.

Help us drive digital and sustainable solutions for fashion, logistics, advertising and research, bringing head-to-toe fashion to more than 46 million active customers through a team of diverse skill-sets, cultural backgrounds, and interests.

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We celebrate diversity and are committed to building teams that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.

Please note that all applications must be completed using the online form - we do not accept applications via email.

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