Ad Product Strategy, Senior Manager

Sales New York, New York


Position at Everyday Health - Pregnancy & Parenting

Everyday Health Group (EHG) is a recognized leader in patient and provider education and services attracting an engaged audience of over 60 million health consumers and over 800,000 U.S. practicing physicians and clinicians. Our mission is to drive better clinical and health outcomes through decision-making informed by highly relevant information, data, and analytics. We empower healthcare professionals and consumers with trusted content and services delivered through Everyday Health Group’s world-class brands.

The Opportunity
The Senior Manager of Ad Product Marketing and Strategy at Everyday Health Group’s Pregnancy & Parenting division will focus on monetization opportunities to unlock the value of our market-leading digital brands and drive profitable revenue.  

You will play a cross-functional role, as a strategic partner to the Sales organization. You will own the Sales ad project roadmap from ideation to product rollout, introducing new ad products and identifying opportunities to enhance current products. You will translate partner needs, work with multiple internal teams to build new commercial opportunities, articulate their value to our sales team and clients, and track performance to measure success.  

To manage ongoing product business opportunities, you will evaluate, prioritize, develop and build through the lens of three key components:
  • Benefits to our audience, clients and company 
  • Incremental and new revenue streams
  • Profitability/ROI
Key Responsibilities

What You’ll Do:

Develop revenue growth opportunities and drive innovation in the ad product space. For all new products you will:

  • Assess the revenue/ROI potential, dependencies and benefits
  • Prioritize the product needs and incorporate into the roadmap
  • Build a business plan to justify the rationale for building the product 
  • Lead strategic discussions and drive consensus on go-to-market strategies (target customer segments and use cases, monetization, pricing, positioning, value proposition, partner prioritization)
  • Formulate an ad product workflow process and work closely with world-class product managers to deliver products to market, ensuring effective and consistent messaging across touchpoints
  • Run experiments to test or optimize, ensuring the project achieves overall goals, meets the needs of clients and addresses the user experience
  • Share learnings, best practices, performance and feedback for optimizations and future product developments
  • Create and prioritize a product backlog proposing new ad opportunities to Sales & Product, evaluating ways to monetize new Product features
  • Stay abreast of industry, competitive, and consumer trends to help inform new features and functionality.

The Day-to-Day

The Senior Manager of Ad Product Strategy and Marketing will drive product initiatives and foster effective cross-functional communication and collaboration. You will focus both on products and capabilities that don’t currently exist within the organization, and on current projects where you will identify ongoing monetization opportunities related to scale, inventory, targeting, and packaging. 

You will collaborate within the organization to bring new, strong and competitive offerings to market, working together with:

  • Product Management
    • Serve as the conduit for bringing new initiatives to Sales and cross-functional teams
    • Drive incremental revenue through product pipeline ensuring timely delivery within budget 
  • Sales
    • Represent Sales’ interests and support revenue needs in new product initiatives
    • Participate in external and internal Sales meetings and calls as the ad product expert
    • Serve at the first point-of-contact for marketplace feedback and non-existing product requests
    • Effectively communicate and deliver revenue-driven product initiatives
  • Cross-functional teams/specialists and other stakeholders 
    • Partner in discovery conversations with functional specialists including Sales Development, Revenue Operations, Engineering, Research and Analytics
    • Effectively communicate ad products, requirements, needs, and value, and input into product workflows 

Job Qualifications
  • 7+ years of product marketing management experience 
  • Proven experience with ad technologies and solid knowledge of the larger digital marketing ecosystem 
  • Critical thinker with exceptional planning skills; highly organized, proactive, and detail-oriented
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to manage and prioritize requests from multiple teams for a variety of needs
  • Experience with agile development techniques preferred 
  • Undergraduate degree required
Our Culture and Values

We love collaboration, always desire to understand the business problem we’re solving, push decisions down as low as possible, and want to further our culture of innovation and experimentation.  We created our values together, to embody both our audience goals and our workplace aspirations: to promote diversity and create opportunities; to be authentic; to enable wellness; to ignite passion and reimagine possibilities; to be results driven with a bias toward action; and to inspire connectedness.

About Everyday Health

At Everyday Health Group, a division of J2 Global®, we work in a culture of collaboration and welcome those who desire to join our growing global community.  We believe in careers versus jobs and people versus employees.  We seek enthusiastic individuals with an entrepreneurial spirit looking for an environment that rewards your best work. 

Everyday Health offers competitive salaries in addition to robust health and wellness focused benefits including medical, dental, vision, life and disability benefits; Flexible Spending accounts, 401(k) with company match, an Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Pregnancy and Parental leave, 

Family Planning Support via Maven, Flexible Time Off, Volunteer Time Off, Fitness Reimbursement as well as employee-focused engagement and education programs, including Employee Resource Groups and company-sponsored events. If you’re seeking a dynamic work environment where you can see the direct impact of your performance, then Everyday Health is the place for you.

Everyday Health Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive and equitable environment for all employees.