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Mktg Manager, Growth Markets Planning in Singapore - Temasek Blvd at PayPal

Date Posted: 8/22/2021

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Job Description

At PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL), we believe that every person has the right to participate fully in the global economy. Our mission is to democratize financial services to ensure that everyone, regardless of background or economic standing, has access to affordable, convenient, and secure products and services to take control of their financial lives. We’re a purpose-driven company, and our beliefs are the foundation of how we conduct business every day. We’re guided by our core values of Inclusion, Innovation, Collaboration, and Wellness. Collectively, these values inspire us to work together as One Team with our customers at the center of everything we do, and to take care of ourselves, each other, and the communities in which we live and work. We challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. Join us as we enable the hopes, dreams, and ambitions of millions of people around the world.

We’re looking for a Marketing Manager, Growth Markets Planning to join our Growth Marketing organization. In this role, you will be uniquely positioned to drive cross-team connectivity via annual and in-quarter planning, preparation for executive reporting forums, and short-term strategic initiatives for our high-growth markets, in Asia and Latin America. You will work alongside marketing functional leaders to ensure marketing budget, plans, and priorities align to the priorities of the business. Reporting to the Director of Marketing Planning, you will be directly plugged into the cross-segment planning rhythms while working as a focused strategist, consultant, and implementor in collaboration with the Growth Markets Marketing leadership team and key partners across Product and Sales.

Primary Job Responsibilities: 

  • Manage marketing planning processes in alignment with enterprise planning timelines 

  • Maintain updated plans and priorities between planning cycles, ensuring connectivity of plans with execution and reporting  

  • Partner with marketing, analytics, finance, and cross-functional team members to help conduct marketing budget and plan deep-dives and develop compelling presentations 

  • Support programs connected to annual planning and budgeting, people development, data governance, leadership communications, and stakeholder management 

  • Be an effective communicator with a bias for prioritization, structured problem solving, agility, and creativity to help build business relationships and collaboration across functions 

  • Be a cultural ambassador and champion for One Team behaviors and inclusivity 


Key Attributes: 

  • Core competencies: business acumen, strategic and critical thinking, analytical and data-driven mindset  

  • Business-focused approach toward communication, prioritization, and problem-solving 

  • Experience driving and managing change collaboratively and transparently in a matrixed and dynamic organization 

  • Passion to foster an inclusive and diverse culture 

  • Program Management skills and ability to lead multiple initiatives with varying timelines across a distributed set of stakeholders 

  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills, including ability to build compelling presentation and communication materials 

  • Excellent interpersonal, collaborative, and influencing skills to build trust and lasting partnerships with diverse global teams 


Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or equivalent degree 

  • Experience with strategic and workforce planning tools, Microsoft Suite 

  • Quantitative background with experience in marketing required 

  • Proven background in budgeting, marketing planning and financial forecasting strongly preferred 

  • 8+ years of experience working in strategic planning, business planning, operations, or similar functions 

  • Fluency in English is required 


Team Culture: 

The motto of the Planning and Team Operations group is to make work “Faster, Easier, and Smarter”. We work to serve and provide great solutions to our consumers, merchants and partners: our customer-centric team brings business, creative, and technical skills together to drive clarity, progress, and connectivity across the global marketing team. 

We drive innovation with a diverse team and help each other through active collaboration and continuous development. With team members across the globe, our team is dedicated to championing PayPal's core values of inclusion and innovation to empower all employees to learn and grow. 

For more than 20 years, PayPal has remained at the forefront of the digital payment revolution. By leveraging technology to make financial services and commerce more convenient, affordable, and secure, our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 400 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying, or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom, enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies.

PayPal provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, PayPal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at