General Manager

Location: Los Angeles (Headquarters)
Job Code: 1947
# of openings: 1

Description

Internet Brands/Autodata is looking for a strategic, innovative leader for a division in its auto vertical.  Our automotive brands consist of consumer websites and software offerings that encompass every niche of the auto universe, from buying a car online to connecting with auto enthusiast communities to purchasing and selling aftermarket parts.

We are looking for a General Manager who has passion, energy, intellect and drive.  This leader will bring fresh ideas, a strategic mind and a track record of growing businesses. The position can be based in Los Angeles, California or Detroit, Michigan.

Responsibilities:
- Provide leadership across the business unit. 
- Manage a team responsible for day-to-day operations (sales, customer service, account management, content creation, product development, marketing, business development).  
- Build expert-level understanding of the vertical, and develop strategies to maintain and grow our leadership position.  
- Develop and manage operational budgets, and perform periodic cost and productivity analysis.  Establish metrics for business to drive decisions.   
- Understand and develop strategies and activities to grow audience/users in a profitable manner.
- Monitor, measure and report on operational issues, opportunities and development plans against company objectives.

Requirements:
- Minimum 10 years demonstrated experience growing revenue and profit for online/software business.  
- Ability to interact with and to develop relationships with a diverse group of personnel ranging from senior executives to middle managers to technical individual contributors.
- Strong business sense – an excellent understanding of costs and benefits and an ability to use that understanding to prioritize activities.  
- Analytical – demonstrated experience tracking core business metrics and driving decisions based on that data.
- Organized – able to keep multiple balls in the air and to deconstruct complex activities into their component parts, tracks those parts, and manage activities to completion.   
- Excellent communication skills – able to take complex information and succinctly and effectively communicate both in verbal and written formats.
- Team Player – able to work cross-functionally, build partnerships, and share knowledge.
- Automotive industry expertise within an online or software company is required.
- Bachelors degree; MBA a plus.

To apply, please visit: http://chp.tbe.taleo.net/chp02/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=CARSDIRECT&cws=1&rid=1947

Check us out!  www.internetbrands.com

Internet Brands, Inc. and its wholly owned affiliates are an equal opportunity employer.

We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package including a casual work environment in the Los Angeles area (El Segundo - near LAX).

About Internet Brands:
Headquartered in El Segundo, Calif., Internet Brands® is a fully integrated online media and software services organization focused on four high-value vertical categories: Automotive, Health, Legal and Home / Travel. The company’s award-winning consumer websites lead their categories and serve more than 100 million monthly visitors, while a full range of web presence
offerings has established deep, long-term relationships with SMB and enterprise clients. Internet Brands’ powerful, proprietary operating platform provides the flexibility and scalability to fuel the company’s continued growth. For more information, please visit www.internetbrands.com.

Keywords:
General Manager, GM, Brand Manager, Auto Software Manager, Business, Business Manager, Director, Operations Manager, Automotive, Auto, Online, Internet, Jobs,  Los Angeles

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