Director - Personalization Strategy & Innovation for Stealth Venture in Irvine

BCG Digital Ventures is an ever-growing global team of entrepreneurs, designers, engineers, product experts and investors. We invent, build and launch startups with the world’s most influential companies. The business ventures we create build strategic advantages for the most important global companies enabling them to own the next horizon of innovation.
We are getting ready to launch and scale a new, stealth venture within a leading skin care and aesthetics company  that will transform the medical aesthetics market and beauty space. With funding in place, this venture is well positioned to disrupt the multi-billion dollar US medical aesthetics market, infusing cutting edge technology and killer content into an industry primed for innovation.
We are looking for a Director – Personalization Strategy & Innovation. This role will be responsible for leading a team in identifying, developing and executing loyalty and personalization growth opportunities through the use of relevant and personalized marketing strategies.
The ideal candidate will have a strong command of digital marketing campaigns, the ability to problem-solve and set / execute a strategy, and an interest in the beauty and/or medical aesthetics industry.

What You Will Do:

  • Develop a unique and rich understanding of the customer’s needs and motivations; elevate and champion the voice of the customer across the enterprise through the use of customer-centric strategy and development
  • Provide cross-functional, executive leadership with strategic business and category insights with a customer lens
  • Set and oversee execution of personalization strategy (i.e., identification & sizing of hypothesis-driven, 1:1 personalized growth strategies across customer cohorts including new communication approaches, offer strategies, methods of offer delivery, new external partnerships, etc.)
  • Set growth goals and plans, identifying and prioritizing growth opportunities, mitigating risks, and driving business results
  • Integrate findings from growth opportunities into the organization for on-going execution and refinement
  • Oversee implementation of a “test and learn” approach, with a focus on driving quick, actionable, and game changing learnings
  • Direct a team of 2-4 associates across business, creative, and/or design

Who You Are:

  • 10+  years of marketing experience, including previous experience with customer growth and development, data-driven marketing, and/or strategy development
  • Bachelor’s degree in business, management, marketing, or finance; MBA is strongly preferred
  • Strong leadership skills, with proven ability to prioritize and deliver on multiple concurrent initiatives that have significant financial impact. Flexible and can tolerate ambiguity and still operate effectively
  • Excellent verbal and written communicator, with the ability to influence at all levels of the organization
  • Outstanding strategic thinking and analytical skills. Demonstrated ability to develop vision for the future state, test hypotheses, and synthesize facts and insights into concrete, actionable strategies and tactical plans 
  • Knowledge of analytical approaches / customer analytics; experience utilizing personalized marketing vehicles to influence customer behavior and solid understanding of financial and operational functioning of targeted marketing vehicles
  • Ability to deliver work and provide positive leadership in a fast-paced environment
  • A passion for understanding and meeting the needs of the customer

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Interested applicants may apply through the careers section of the website at Interviews will take place after resumes have been screened for minimum requirements. Please note that this position is not restricted solely to the responsibilities listed above and that the job scope and responsibilities are subject to change.
BCG Digital Ventures is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under federal, state or local law.

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