Project Manager - D2C & eCommerce

Date: Oct 17, 2021

Location: Pero, Milan, IT, 20016

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Requisition ID: 44814 

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the world’s leading kitchen and laundry appliance company, with approximately $19 billion in annual sales, 78,000 employees and 57 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2020. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, JennAir, Indesit and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world. 

Whirlpool Corporation is consistently recognized by FORTUNE as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies. Our values are the driving force behind everything we do. Integrity, Respect, Inclusion & Diversity, One Whirlpool, and Spirit of Winning propel our teams to excellence. Get to know us and see what it's like to be part of a company that is in constant pursuit of improving life at home.


Job Description:

We are looking for a qualified Project Manager to join our IT D2C & Digital marketing team. 


Key Responsibilities

  • Plan, develop and guide the implementation of our key brand D2C & Digital strategy
  • Act as single point of contact for the eCommerce & digital marketing team
  • Drive and coordinate internal and external resources to meet objectives & deadlines
  • Own and drive the overall yearly plan
  • Prepare and present regular project status update (tasks and budget)
  • Act as IT product owner
  • Collect, analyse and shape the business demand 
  • Drive the solution design guaranteeing coherence and full alignment with the overall IT architectural ecosystem   
  • Liaise with IT, Marketing, Sales, Customer Service, DPO and legal teams
  • Set up and assure team staffing and optimised resource allocation 
  • Stay up-to-date with digital media technologies and latest trends
  • Identify problems and deficiency and guide the implementation of solutions in a timely manner
  • Gain functional ownership and develop leadership within the Whirlpool's Global Information System organisation.



  • +4 years experience in digital eCommerce and digital marketinge Commerce & Digital Marketing knowledge & experience
  • +2 years of experience as project manager or team leaderProject Management 
  • +2 year Agile Scrum Project Management skills (certification is a plus)Agile-Scrum methodology
  • Experience  in at least one major eCommerce framework (i.e. IBM WebSphere Commerce, VTEX, SAP Hybris, SaaS solution etc) strongly recommended
  • Knowledge in Product Information Management and Digital Asset Management tools (e.g. SAP MDM, Informatica, IBM InfoSphere, etc) strongly recommended
  • Experience in integration with SAP back-ends ERP and CRM
  • Experience in integration with online payment tools (e.g. Paymetric, 3D Secure, Paypal, etc)
  • Experience in integration of Content management system and Search Engines.
  • Experience in integration of 3rd parties applications
  • Demonstrated experience in writing software requirements and test specifications



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