ForestView - Business Unit Director - Commerce Unit

Client Partnerships · Kifissia, Attica
Department Client Partnerships
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

ForestView, a TDG company, is the Marketing Agency for the Connected Age.


Forestview grows brands to their customers’ expectations. Its diverse, multidisciplinary teams build direct, data rich consumer experiences across the touchpoints that matter, to enable effective brand storytelling, personal engagement and commerce.


Your Impact


The ideal candidate should have solid experience in the provision of marketing and e-commerce services gained in a marketing/consulting agency, a retailer or a brand. Willing to roll up their sleeves, they will be capable of zooming in the detail whilst seeing the Forest for the Trees to be able to grasp strategic opportunities and deliver.


Key Responsibilities


A Business Partner 

    • Fully immerse yourself in our clients’ business to grow their brands to their customers’ expectations by planning and orchestrating effective digital at heart commerce plans that drive awareness, demand, conversion, and customer satisfaction across a wide number of marketplaces, owned and 3d party digital shelves. 
    • Demonstrate outstanding strategic retail and shopper marketing thinking by connecting the dots across diverse disciplines such as Brand Building, Performance Marketing, Customer Experience and Commerce operations
    • Possess a diverse understanding of the business opportunities, challenges and shopper journeys faced in multiple market categories inclusive of CPG, Health & Beauty, Food, Fashion, Entertainment.


    A Growth Agent 

    • Work with all relevant capability teams to recruit and onboard long term key account clients as per the company’s mission and objectives.
    • Manage the annual, quarterly and monthly budgeting and reporting process of your business unit ensuring profitable resource allocation and planning accuracy.
    • Represent ForestView’s overall brand and businesses with clients, partners and stakeholders within the industry, participating in thought leadership initiatives, trade marketing activations and events.


    A Leader 

    • Motivate, inspire and develop a team of experts to ensure that they have a clear sense of purpose and direction. Create the needed training and development curriculum for the commerce practice as part of the wider development program of the company.
    • Foster an internal culture that harnesses business acumen, creativity, and data induced performance on all aspects of our work.
    • Actively contribute to building ForestView’s capability, driving up the overall caliber of strategic thinking within the overall agency team.


     We’re looking for someone who


    • Has a high-flyer and extensive (5+ years) relevant experience at a senior level within the consulting, e-commerce, technology or digital marketing industry. 
    • Has a proven track record of creating business opportunities and delivering results in a very competitive environment with proven delivery of bottom-line profitability to a business. 
    • Displays a track record of building and leveraging relationships with senior people in large and small organizations, mastery of consultative selling and ability to build, lead and retain high performing and demanding teams. 
    • Demonstrates strong analytical skills and the ability to draw decisions and devise plans based on data coupled with an understanding of the value and the role creativity has in impacting shopping behavior.


    Benefits and Perks


    ForestView company is part of TDG, recognized as a Great Place to Work® for 2021. We are on a mission to boldly lead our people to where no one has gone before. Our people enjoy benefits that make them able to develop their careers and professional skills. We challenge ourselves to work with the best and most talented professionals and we want to offer a great place to work and thrive. We are offering:


    • A career path at the forefront of digital business 
    • A competitive salary based on experience and skills 
    • A performance-based bonus scheme 
    • Training and Personal Development Plan & Budget & access to TDG’s Library for professional and personal development 
    • A vibrant workspace at the center of digital innovation within TDG’s Headquarters in Athens 
    • Fresh fruit everyday & the best selection of tea


    ForestView is continuing to grow our team during the COVID-19 pandemic, conducting remote-first hiring and onboarding process. Thinkers can work remote-first until September 2021.  

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    • Location
      Kifissia, Attica
    • Department
      Client Partnerships
    • Employment Type
      Full-Time
    • Minimum Experience
      Experienced