Oracle Oracle Data Cloud (ODC) Director Strategy, Publishers in Albany, New York

Oracle Data Cloud (ODC) Director Strategy, Publishers

Preferred Qualifications

Oracle

Data Cloud (ODC) helps

advertisers and digital media and ad tech companies succeed by connecting their

media to the world’s largest platform of 1:1 offline purchasing data and the

broadest set of online data. Only ODC

leverages over $2 trillion in consumer spending to target and measure the

effectiveness of digital advertising across all key verticals, including

Retail, CPG, Automotive, Technology, Telecom and Financial Services. ODC partners with over 200 providers of media

and services to the Ad Tech ecosystem.

As

a primary owner of publisher strategy for Oracle Data Cloud, this position acts

as a central hub for sales, account management, product, product marketing

(commercialization), and marketing to come together to form a centralized

publisher strategy and mission. This strategy is collaborative and will evolve

as the business and market continues to move forward, adding value and cohesion

to a hugely important Oracle customer group.

Candidate must be a

product thought leader who has interfaced with sales and solution functions,

with significant background in the publishing industry and experience working

across a variety of measurement, contextual targeting, DMP and audience

solutions. They should understand

important features and functionality for clients, all publishing use cases

supported by the Oracle Data Cloud platforms, and the competitive landscape

including strengths and weaknesses.

This position reports

to the Head of Publisher Strategy and will be part of a highly impactful

strategy team focused on bringing ODC’s products to their fullest potential

within the channel ecosystem.

Key Responsibilities:

Partner

with publisher leadership within the channel organization to build and refresh

a centralized strategy, identifying insights and priorities that will most

effectively help drive the publishing organization to meet its goals.

Collaborate

with marketing and commercialization teams to develop publisher collateral

across Oracle publisher solutions, incorporating internal and market feedback.

These are to include general presentations, one sheets, market facing

narratives, case studies and other materials.

Lead

the creation and execution of the publisher marketing calendar, in partnership

with the Oracle Data Cloud marketing team, which includes coordination of press

releases, blog posts, speaking and event opportunities, and generally

supporting Oracle’s publishing thought leadership efforts.

Participate

as a deep subject matter expert in Client presentations in partnership with

publisher sales and account management teams, driving forward a value-based

sales strategy

Train

publisher sales and account management to represent Oracle Data Cloud solutions

across publisher client base, with a focus on positioning, how to sell and

competitive differentiation.

Partner

with Oracle product teams to drive forward publisher initiatives, including

management of the publisher product roadmap and meetings/roadshows between

Oracle product and publisher product teams.

Involvement

with pricing, contracting and sales opportunity analysis.

Partner

with ODC channel, brandy & agency account teams to improve customer

engagement, increase customer retention and customer acquisition outcomes.

Provide

guidance and support with publishers contracting processes.

Required Skills andExperience

Deep understanding of

the Ad Tech Ecosystem and all of the entities that are utilized by a publisher,

including brand safety and contextual solutions, DMP, advertising measurement,

audience data, and ad delivery platforms such as ad servers, SSPs and DSPs.

Deep knowledge of the

publishing industry, competitive landscape for publisher solutions, D10 years

of Ad Tech Product Management, Product Marketing, Sales, Sales Engineering

and/or Business Development experience.

Demonstrated success in

a sales support role working independently, but also demonstrating strong

ability to work within a team and gain alignment across functions and teams.

Demonstrated track

record of building successful client interactions and client-facing materials

and presentations.

Strong analytical,

problem-solving, technical and strategic thinking skills

Strong

client-facing communication and relationship management skills

Executive

presence, strong verbal, interpersonal and written communication skills

Demonstrated

ability to self-motivate, guide teams, work in teams and be flexible within a

fast-paced and changing environment

NY location strongly

preferred

Travel up to 10-15%

Bachelor

degree or equivalent

Detailed Description and Job Requirements

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Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job: Pre Sales

Location: US-New York

Job Type: Regular Employee Hire

Organization: Oracle