E-commerce Strategy Manager identifies and designs an organization's strategic and long-range e-commerce goals. Aids in the development of an Internet/extranet strategy and helps to coordinate effort across all IT functions to support company's business strategy. Being an E-commerce Strategy Manager provides insight on e-commerce business to top management for inclusion in overall business plan. Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Additionally, E-commerce Strategy Manager typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The E-commerce Strategy Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. To be an E-commerce Strategy Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required.