Ready to take control of your career? Now’s the time. InfoSpace is the place.
Ranked second in The Seattle Times’ “Top Northwest Companies in 2011” and voted one of the “Best Companies to Work For” for two years in a row by Seattle Business Magazine, InfoSpace is looking for more rock stars to join our team.
From developer to CEO, you’ll work alongside other top-tier professionals with an open-door policy and the desire to help you grow your career. You’ll have the freedom to put ideas on the table, the support to make them happen, and the recognition that comes with making your mark.
With almost 20 years in the industry, we’re a mature company that has stayed small enough that your contributions will count. By putting your cutting edge skills to work in our versatile, agile, collaborative environment, the possibilities are endless.
About the Distribution Compliance Manager Opportunity
The Distribution Compliance Manager will be responsible for monitoring third party partner products and activities to ensure that they meet stringent best practice guidelines. This person will work within cross functional teams (Executives, Product Planning, Sr. Managers, Business Development/Sales, Marketing, Engineering, Finance, Legal) and will provide expert input on compliance strategy, competitive landscape, technological trends, product requirements and business priorities.
You will be expected to collaborate with the Business Development Managers on strategies for acquiring and approving new business, and be the compliance advocate when interfacing with customers. Additionally, you will be expected to provide on-going compliance oversight for existing third party partnerships to ensure guidelines are being followed.
This position will be responsible for understanding market trends so that newly emerging distribution strategies can be targeted for future partnership opportunities. The successful candidate will not have to code or “speak tech” but they will have a strong grasp of current technology and the online world.
If you are a Financial/ IT/Statistical/BI Analyst, or Online Fraud/Risk/Trust Investigator, or Technical Account Manager or some other technical customer oriented position, looking to take your career in a unique and different direction – this is the opportunity.
Think you’re up for the challenge?
As the Distribution Compliance Manager, you will:
Keep abreast of industry trends (i.e. federal/state legislation, privacy policies, EULA’s, client policies)
Work with partners (from the internet search space) to understand ongoing monitoring criteria and proactively report distribution partner activities
Conduct audits: prospective partners, current & new versions of partner applications, spot check existing applications
Provide information to executives & decision makers to ensure compliance
Act as liaison with Legal department to keep policies current
Direct relationship with partners, sales and account management
Travel approximately 15%
Skills & Requirements
Experience with at least one of the following areas: online advertising/publishing, internet technology, online search/search engines, e-commerce, user investigation (fraud, risk or trust), internet policy enforcement, online payment platforms
Strong analytical and problem solving skills; able to document specifications, organize material, analyze a wide variety of facts and develop appropriate recommendations
Ability to rapidly understand and learn new technical ideas
Solid experience working in a collaborative, cross-functional environment necessary
Excellent self-management and multi-tasking skills: must be able to work independently in a team oriented environment and complete projects on time
Solid presentation and written communication skills required
Minimum 3 years of experience managing client relationships, account management or other customer relations position
About Blucora, Inc.
Blucora is passionate about the power of the Internet to improve the lives of consumers, and our businesses operate at the forefront of digital migration trends in their respective markets. Our InfoSpace business provides online search and monetization solutions to a network of over 100 global partners. Through TaxACT, we provide online tax preparation solutions to consumers and professional preparers. We are part of an innovative team that’s committed to creating opportunities, rising to new challenges and where people are just as valuable as the bottom line, and work-life balance is valued.
InfoSpace, Inc. - 14 months ago