Director, Enterprise Applications

Operations Austin, Texas


Description

Position at FloSports

FloSports has led the way in establishing a world-class digital streaming experience for millions of fans, families and athletes of over 25 different underserved sports. Imagine creating a digital platform that unites the casual fan with the most dedicated spectator, both experiencing thrilling live events from around the world with interactive features, real time analytics, powerful broadcast technology and more. Combine that with our unique original sports content ranging from breaking news and expert commentary to feature films, documentaries and multi-episodic series. That’s what FloSports is all about. We have successfully revolutionized the global sports media industry- the result of creating a diverse team of technologists and die-hard wrestlers, creators and devoted cheerleading experts, designers and hockey enthusiasts, communicators and motorsport fanatics, producers and casual sports fans… united by a shared passion to delight the underrepresented communities we serve. We are creating a home for underserved sports and we’re looking for people like you to help us!


THE ROLE:

FloSports is looking for an experienced people manager to lead our Enterprise Business Applications team, who work across the organization to lead transformational change and own strategic projects that help the organization meet our company goals. This includes defining objectives and priorities for their team, evaluating the impact and tradeoffs of all decisions, and ensuring measurable results are achieved. The team is focused on process improvement, tool implementation, system administration, and improving analytical decision making within multiple teams and departments. Our ideal candidate will have deep experience with operational business systems and databases along with experience fostering a team culture of collaboration, inclusivity, and empowerment.  


RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Lead our business transformation department in a data-driven and results-oriented environment and ensure they deliver top-notch outputs and value
  • Identify, scope, and deliver operationally transformational projects across the organization which align with strategic company goals
  • Recognize and frame opportunities in a structured, analytical way to clearly communicate options, risks, and trade-offs
  • Collaborate cross functionally to inspire change by identifying and implementing the best ways of working across the organization
  • Oversee the management of multiple projects at once, ensuring key milestones are met and benefits are achieved
  • Provide alignment across multiple teams through analytical decision making and project management
  • Be a change management champion across all levels of the organization
  • Stepping in to project manage or assist in building critical pieces of infrastructure when necessary
  • Analyzing bottlenecks in processes and identifying the largest areas of opportunity to scale how efficiently the company operates

REQUIREMENTS:

  • 8+ years of experience in cross functional project and program management driving technology transformation
  • Strong background in systems and database management with at least 3 years of experience with the Salesforce.com or similar platforms
  • Analytically driven: comfortable leveraging multiple reporting tools to support decision making
  • Ruthless prioritizer
  • Demonstrated success working with cross-functional teams, building consensus across the organization and working closely with leadership
  • Comfortable working in fast-paced, ambiguous environment with limited direction and simultaneous project


OUR COMMITMENT TO DIVERSITY:

At FloSports, we are bonded by our passion for sports and our purpose to unite communities around experiences that finally give underserved sports the love they deserve. We recognize the need to build a company that seeks out, embraces, and celebrates our individual differences, ideas, and talent. FloSports is committed to the pursuit of a fair, equal and inclusive workplace where everyone is given the opportunity to grow to their fullest potential. As such, we are intentional in our hiring practices in an effort to overcome systemic biases we may be blind to. FloSports has adopted the “blind recruiting” process, which aims to open our opportunities up to more candidates, help us be more objective in how we review applicants and mitigate bias in our decision making processes.


OUR BENEFITS:

  • Recognized two years in a row as a Top Workplace by the Austin-American Statesman
  • Flexibility at work - you can take control of your profession and personal schedule
  • Hybrid work culture 
  • All-hands events hosted twice a year in beautiful Austin, Texas 
  • Annual equity awards for all top performers
  • Competitive and comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans
  • Peace of mind through company-paid short-term disability, long-term disability and life insurance
  • Generous 401(K) company match vested immediately
  • Progressive parental leave policies
  • Unlimited paid time off
  • Hack-a-thons and a full calendar of team-building and social events
  • Free laundry service for all positions that require travel
  • Company donation to youth teams and leagues that our employees coach
  • Stocked snack bar, catered lunch and breakfast tacos every week