Should have editorial judgment

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Dec 13, 2013 (3 years and 11 months ago)

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1.
Position Name:
Research Analyst


Department
: ET.COM


Location:

Delhi/Gurgaon


Qualification:

MBA (Finance)
, CA



Years of Experience:

2
-
4
years


Role:

The Research Analyst will be responsible for creating new and maintaining existing
interactive applica
tions in conjunction with the editor/product manager, ensuring data integrity,
data management for applications, creating and arranging for editorial content in the area of
expertise and managing section home pages with page view targets in mind.


Relevant

Profile:




Have a deep understanding of stocks/mutual funds/tax/insurance/bank products



Should be able to work in conjunction with technology team to define and describe
business logic for creating interactive applications



Have good writing skills, should
be able to independently undertake research based
content creation



Be able to independently ideate both story ideas and also ideas for deriving maximum
value out of data based applications



Should be networked in broker/research/FII/analyst community and co
mpany
managements



Should have editorial judgment





2.
Position Name: Product Manager


Department:

ET.COM


Location:

Delhi/Gurgaon


Qualification:

MBA (Finance / Marketing / IT)


Years of Experience:

4
-
8 years


Role:



The Product Manager needs to be an

analytical and detail oriented person who will map the
competitive environment on a regular basis and be aware of all the new developments in his/her
product domain. The PM will create preliminary product concept, roadmap and business plan and
then drive
the implementation of product through its life cycle. As part of the EconomicTimes.com
Product Management Group, the Product Manager will need to understand customer’s needs /
requirements, industry segment and will work closely with Technical Developers,
user interface
designers, and QA engineers, Marketing and Business Development to ensu
re that product goals
are met.
The Product Manager will be responsible for driving the product growth through feature
enhancements and meeting customer acquisition and pa
ge view targets.




Define Product strategy and Road Map,



Project development and enhancements,



Consistently meeting customer acquisition and page view targets



Product performance vs competition,



Regular Reports & Analytics.


Relevant Profile:




Deep un
derstanding of Stock Markets and Personal Financial Products.



Internet Domain knowledge with passion for the Net and an ability to think out of the box.



Excellent communication skills.



Understanding of consumer mindsets and marketing.



A fair understand
ing of Design and Usability concepts as well internet technologies.



Exposure to SEO/SEM and running and managing Ad campaigns will be an advantage.



3.
Position Name:
Operations and Customer Support Manager


Department:

ET.COM


Location:

Delhi/Gurgaon


Qualification:

Graduate


Years of Experience:

2
-
4 years


Role:



Will be responsible for managing operations and customer support for ET Services deck. He will
work closely with Product Manager and Business Development team to ensure



that operational proc
esses are well defined for all existing and new products



Issues arising there from operations are addressed promptly.



He/She will also be responsible for handling customer support issues directly. Or through
a in
-
house/outsourced team



Providing feedback t
o product and business development on customer and ops issues



Providing weekly reports on customer issues



Work with marketing and product to create customer specific communications, demo’s to
reduce pain
-
points, customer query loads, pre
-
empt customer comp
laints,



Manage customer facing blogs in conjunction with the PM


Relevant Profile:




Have a deep understanding of stocks/mutual funds/tax/insurance/bank products



Should be able to work in conjunction with technology, marketing and product to define
and ops

processes and help in resolving consumer issues.



Have good communication skills and training skills



Should be able to multi
-
task be hands down as and when required.



Should have a clear idea of ops management in a service sector




4.
Position Name:
Data M
anager


Department:

ET.COM


Location:

Delhi/Gurgaon


Qualification:

MBA


Finance or even a Graduate with data base mgmt


Years of Experience:

2
-
4
-

years


Role:



Will be work with business analysts, product managers and the tech team to manage all financi
al
and customer data for the website. This person needs to understand financial data, its
interpretation and need to timeliness and quality. The role would require defining processed and
check for data integrity. Regular monitoring of data feeds to ensure
that data is not getting
missed. Regular cross referencing from other sources to check data quality. Collect and collate
data for new products and services. Identify sources for Primary data, create processes to data
collection from primary sources.


Rele
vant Profile:


The ideal candidate should come from financial services industry


preferably online brokerage /
data providers. Should be hands on with excel, access and db programming languages.


The person should




1)

Should have a good idea financial da
ta, balance
-
sheet, financial ratios etc

2)

Should be comfortable interacting with technology and articulating requirements for
defining data import, export, validation processes.

3)

Strong analytical skills

4)

Good communication skills to independently identify, c
ontact and source data from third
parties.




5.
Position Name: Business Development and Alliances Manager


Department:

ET.COM


Location:

Delhi/Gurgaon


Qualification:

MBA (Marketing)


Years of Experience:

6
-
8 years


Role:


The Business Development and A
lliances Manager (BDAM) would be the key business driver
and will be responsible to generate revenue streams, BDAM will map the competitive
environment on a regular basis and be aware of all the new developments in online business
domain. Responsible for d
eveloping strategic relationships with Alliance and Partners to expand
service offerings, generate demand and sales.

He/She will be responsible for creating new
revenue streams and driving the revenue and customer acquisition targets. Identifying and
manag
ing strategic alliances with partners.





Responsible for Online Business and achieving individual and team targets



Proposing innovative branding solutions to the partners and clients



Developing new revenue models



Create and strengthen the network and r
elationship building



Identify alliances opportunities for existing as well as new products and services



Experience in similar role in Online Portals / Media / Retail Financial companies is
desirable



Proven track record in selling and networking with cor
porate decision makers at all levels


Relevant Profile:




Experience in alliance and partner development and managing relationships that drive
significant growth in opportunities and revenue



In depth knowledge of online / offline channel, partner and alli
ance development and
selling strategies, including support and incentive structures, contract negotiation and
strategic relationship management



Experience in solutions and services sales through entire life
-
cycle of consulting,
development, implementation
, system integration, and management and support services



Exposure to online financial services and media business desirable



Must be internet and technology savvy (understanding of technology, client expectations,
which/how alliance deals can be structur
ed)



General understanding of the market


customers & competitors



Ability to develop executive level relationships.



Strong communication, presentation and negotiation skills required



Understanding of consumer mindsets and marketing.


6.
Position Name:

Ad Sales Co
-
ordinator


Department:

ET.COM


Location:

Delhi/Gurgaon


Qualification:

Graduate
, MBA (Marketing)


Years of Experience:

2
-
4 years


Role:


Will be working as a part of the Brand Team and will be responsible for monitoring, accessing,
improvisin
g the Ad
-
Sales revenues. This person will be the link between Business and Ad Sales.
She/He will also be responsible for mapping the competitive landscape. Monitoring all Ad
positions, Ad Campaigns, Ad Performance, Inventory, Inventory utilization, sales,
pricing,
targeting, concept creation,
and value

enhancement for all advertising that happens on the
website. He will work closely with the Sales team to formulate strategy for revenue enhancement,
innovation, targeting.


Relevant Profile:


The ideal candi
date should come from online/media industry


either from media sales or agency
background. Should be well
-
versed with Internet marketing and solution selling. Should
understand internet media metrics well and have a general idea of media metrics in other
channels as well.




Should have a good idea of online sales / marketing.



Should have media sales, ops experience



Strong analytical skills



Be able to independently ideate and come out with media solutions for clients and Ad
sales teams.



Should be networked
in online media sales space



Should have creative and technical skills required for the job



A good understanding of Google Ad
-
Sense optimization will be an added advantage.




7.

Position Name: Product Manager
-

Communities Social bookmarking


Department:

Co
mmunities


Location:

Gurgaon


Qualification:

A B.E./B.Tech/ from a leading institution


Years of Experience:

5
-
7 years


Role:




Overall operations management of the Product



Develop and maintain close working relationship with internal stakeholders includin
g
Marketing, Sales, Design & technology.



Strong background or familiarity with internet advertising or content networks, search
technologies or related areas.



Hands
-
on experience with direct customer interfacing for requirements analysis,
competitive resea
rch, developing multi
-
phase product roadmaps, granular feature
prioritization, detailed feature design and documentation of product/functional
requirement specifications.



Track record of developing elegant and simple feature functionalities delivered throu
gh
world
-
class user experiences.



Effective and timely co
-
ordination with peer teams to ensure timely delivery of product
features/ enhancements etc,.



Monitor product performance on a routine basis and take corrective action where
required.



Product developm
ent features augmentation



Regular presentation to internal and external stakeholders



Develop multi
-
phase product roadmaps, granular feature prioritization, detailed feature
design and documentation of product/functional requirement specifications.


Relev
ant Profile:




Familiarity with internet technology and web development processes is a must with
Product management experience of a minimum of 5 years.



Experience in creating and implementing site architecture is a must. Software
development experience is
a plus.



Experience in distribution across social media platforms like Facebook, Digg, Orkut etc,..




8. Position Name: Head Alliances and Content


Department:

Communities


Location:

Gurgaon


Qualification:

UG
-

B.A
-

Any Specialization, Arts&Hum
anities, Communication, English,
Journalism, PR/Advertising, PG
-

M.A
-

Any Specialization, Arts & Humanities, Communication,
English, Journalism


Years of Experience:

5
-
7 years


Role:



Create a content and traffic strategy for the SNS/ Bookmarking product
s to ensure new &
repeat visitors’ usage of site content



Advise Product teams on including effective metadata and optimize content for search
engines.



Develop writing guidelines suitable for online content.



To best utilize content around current affairs e
vents into achieving short & mid term
business goals.



Identify and implement content strategy for Social bookmarking product to ensure quality
& high value content on the site.



Lead a team of young and enthused copy writers, content managers and celebrity
co
-
ordinators.



Mentor team towards developing relevant & useful content around generic topics of
interest on SNS sites and especially planned and unplanned current affairs / events.



Conduct a detailed audit of existing and new content to identify content g
aps especially
Entertainment content themed around Bollywood/ Sports.



Effectively manage routine content operations like timely updating of external content
spots.



Develop quality content including scheduled e
-
mailers featuring content relevant to a
partic
ular demography and assist product team in, taxonomy and web nomenclature.


Relevant Profile:




Familiarity to Social Media space internet technology is a must with experience of a
minimum of 5 years.



Experience of content distribution methodologies across

social media platforms like
Facebook, Digg, Orkut etc,. Knowledge of SEO/ SEM will be an added advantage.



Experience in content creation and distribution of online viral campaigns for brands.



Excellent writing & communication skills & innovations skills,

detail oriented and
understanding of internet consumer psychology & expectations.






9.
Position Name: Sound Engineer


Department:

Telecom


Location:

Gurgaon/Noida


Qualification:

Degree or Diploma in Sound Engineer. from reputed institutes.


Ye
ars of Experience:

2


7 years of experience as a sound engineer or promo producer in a
Radio or TV channel.


Role:




Recording & Mixing Audio and Voice content for 58888 IVR portal.



Quality check of content created by the team.



Coming up with innovative
ideas to package audio content for IVR portal



When required, do voice over for various voice products



Maintaining a repository of background music which can be used for mixing and
packaging voice content.


Relevant Profile:




Good understanding of audio te
chnology and mixing techniques.



Understanding of how various equipments in a recording studio functions



Should be a good team player.



Should be open to work late hours in case of high work pressure days.



Ability to work on audio softwares like Vegas, Cubas
e, Soundforge etc.




10.
Position Name: Content Writer/Copy Editor


Department:

Telecom Content


Location:

Gurgaon/Noida


Qualification:

Graduate/Post Graduate/Diploma Holder in Journalism/Mass
Communication/Media Studies.


Years of Experience:

Min 2 yea
rs


Max 5 years working for a website, magazine, TV channel,
Telecom VAS company.


Role:




Moderating Content for Interactive TV on weekends and weekdays



Searching, editing, and uploading content for News, Contests, Dating, Astrology,
Bollywood Gossip, et
c.


Relevant Profile:




To adhere to content delivery timelines



To maintain zero percent error rate



To work in sync with the content team



To take up responsibilities relating to task allocation.



The Job involves working in shifts. There are currently three

shifts from morning 7 am to
11:30 pm in the night.



There are tight deadlines to be met during the course of the job wherein each task has to
be completed in a specific time



The team member needs to be very flexible in approach and should be ready to accep
t
instant assignments and deliver content in a short turn
-
around
-
time.




11.
Position Name: Manager (Rev Assurance)



Department:

Finance


Location:

Gurgaon


Qualification:

CA/MBA/M.Com


Years of Experience:

M.Com with 10 years
or CA with 2
-
4 years


Role
:




Revenue Recognition per AS 9



Inventory accounting / Yield Reports



Integration of billing systems with SAP and management of database



Documentation management with the clients



Confirmation of correctness of the bill within 30 days



Quarterly reconciliati
on with customers and accounting for variations



MIS and control over unbilled revenue.



Greater controls on Book closing and effective management of audit


Relevant Profile:




Should have been part of the commercial / revenue assurance function in process
o
riented organisation



Has exposure to SAP accounting.




12.
P
osition Name: Credit Controller


Department:

Finance


Location:

Gurgaon


Qualification:

CA/MBA/
I
.C.W.A or MCom with 10 years


Years of Experience:

4
-
6 years


Role:




Check customer agreements /
Contracts



Creditworthiness of the client + collection plan in case of outstanding debts



Manage documentation by customers



Follow up for collection with Sales Team



Blacklist of defaulters incl
uding
other actions



Management of the collection agency



Highligh
t accounting issues for debtors accounting



Greater controls on Book closing and effective management of audit.


Relevant Profile:




Should have been part of the commercial / revenue assurance function in process
oriented organisation



Has exposure to SAP ac
counting.




13.
Position Name: Ch
ief Manager (GL/Compliance
)



Department:

Finance


Location:

Gurgaon


Qualification:

CA


Years of Experience:

5+ years


Role:




Focus on overall GL and monthly BS review



Review of monthly provisions and book closing



Han
dling Stat and Internal Audit effectively



Service Tax, TDS, VAT Compliance and handling assessments



Compliance relating to subsidiaries and foreign entities



Greater controls on Book closing and effective management of audit.


Relevant Profile:




Worked /
Hands on experience in SAP FICO Module for Account Payable /FA



Handled Accounting process in AP /GL areas




14.
Position N
ame : Brand Manager


Department
:

Content


Language Brand


Location:

ITO/Delhi


Qualif
ication:

MBA Marketing


Years of Experience:

5 to 8 years experience.


Role:




Marketing Planning
:

Participate in annual business plan. Develop strategic marketing
plan for the brands based on consumer and business understanding for building effective
brand equity.



Identify growth opportunities in re
lation to new products based on market environment,
company business priorities and sound consumer insights.

Monitor competitive activities,
brand health and brand share. Propose action to defend against competitive initiatives.

Identify opportunities to
improve business performance on parameters like profitability
and revenues



Communication
:

Push for new creative ideas.

Monitor execution progress and
recommend corrective marketing actions as needed



Editorial Coordination
:

Work closely with the editorial t
eam to ensure that our product
champions the brand values and to get maximum visibility for marketing activities.



Consumer Insights
:

Thoroughly understand the local consumers and develop brand
strategies based on sound consumer insight
.
Work with in
-
house
and external research
team to continuously deepen the consumer understanding, cascade the consumer
learning within internal system.

Continuously measure (monthly process) and monitor
competitions’ performance across key brand equity and operational paramet
ers.


Relevant Profile and S
kills
:




High degree of creative ideation/conceptualization



Demonstrated excellence in carrying forward a plan to execution



High level of strategic thinking



Ability to manage and lead teams



Comfort with managerial finance



Ab
ility to work with various functions (editorial, response, finance)



15.

Position Name
: Technical Lead


TA
N


Department
:
Times Audience Network


Location:

Gurgaon


Qualification:

BE, Msc, MCA or equivalent with some formal Diploma in Multimedia
Develop
ment.


Years of Experience :

7
years


Role:




Innovating and developing on the player framework using the available API’s



Tech
-
support for player, platform and video
-
adserving related queries



Customizations for player deployment across distribution partners



Development and maintenance of our payments interface, partner and advertiser control
panel



Integrations with existing legacy technologies


Relevant Profile:




At least 5+ years of experience with Adobe Flash ActionScript
-

AS 2.0, AS3.0, Silverlight
HT
ML, DHTML, CSS, JAVASCRIPT.



At least 3+ years of experience with .NET, PHP & Java with MySQL/MS
-
SQL.



Integrating Flash with server side technologies.



Extensive hand
s
-
on experience with Cross
-
platform and cross
-
browser front
-
end parity.



Ability to underst
and and manipulate a variety of formats portraying graphic/multimedia
information.



Must have clear understanding of the latest trends in web 2.0.



Need to have Programming background Ability to quickly learn and utilize new
technologies



Experience working
both independently and in a team
-
oriented, collaborative
environment.



Familiarity & prior exposure to Digital Video Ad Format & Rich Media Creative Guidelines
& Best Practices.



Exposure to Multimedia recording, editing and delivery across multiple formats
&
mediums.




16.

Position

Name
: Senior Member Technical Staff in J2EE Technology


Location:

Delhi ITO


Qualifications
:

B.E/B.Tech, MCA or equivalent


Years of
Experience:

5 to 10 years experience.


Relevant Profile:




J2EE, Java, Servlets, JSP, JDBC, Spri
ng, Struts, ORM (Hibernate) mySQL, Database
(DB2), Experience with JBoss / Web Sphere preferred, exposure to OOAD



Candidate should have strong background on quality and software development
processes.



Candidate should be able to communicate openly with te
am members. Should have good
written and oral language skills.