Sr. Product Manager - Sales & Supply Technology (w/m/d)

Recruiter
Zalando
Location
Berlin
Posted
17 Aug 2020
Closes
03 Jan 2021
Ref
2177109
As part of Zalando Lounge, Sales & Supply tech teams are building products to enhance our assortment planning, fashion buying, onsite merchandising and sales capabilities. We are looking for a Senior Product Manager who is passionate about incorporating modern technologies into our products and delivering outcomes that allow our business teams to work efficiently and effectively for our customers.

How we smartly source, purchase, create and deliver sales campaigns to our customers that allows flexibility, creativity and accuracy is key to supporting our continued growth and passion to be Europe's Starting Point for Fashion. As Senior Product Manager you are at the core of making this happen by building business facing products and working across our organization to align and deliver solutions that allow us to automate, scale and apply machine learning.

WHERE YOUR EXPERTISE IS NEEDED
  • Developing and executing the mid- & long-term product vision with your team while collaborating with engineering leadership to align on overall tech and team strategy.
  • Translate strategy into practical roadmaps for Sales & Supply tech teams to deliver new innovative capability for smart sourcing and automated online sales based on Zalando's platform tech stack.
  • Build strong working relationships across multiple business and tech teams to collaborate and remove unnecessary complexity starting with the customer and working backwards to derive scalable solutions.
  • Applying repeatable best practice product methodologies in cross-functional teams incorporating problem discovery, defining & designing solutions, and delivering agreed outcomes.
  • Work closely with engineers and product managers to regularly deliver business value and be the product evangelist for our team


What we're looking for:
  • An experienced (5+ years) product manager in mid- to large sized companies where you have owned the strategy and implementation of medium complex products and delivered outcomes for the business and customer.
  • You have a strong business growth mindset and a passion to solve problems by working closely together with stakeholders, product managers and engineers
  • You can bridge the gap between business and technology and you can adapt your communication for your audience by structuring any problem and explain it to anyone. In addition to excellent communication skills, you are using product management artefacts to communicate the product vision and strategy to the stakeholders.
  • Analytical skills to evaluate large sets of data and draw insights to make informed product decisions. Ability to define team objectives and KPIs that align with company goals
  • Getting up to speed on complex processes is easy for you, but most important is your ability to break down components and do not get lost in the details. You find the biggest opportunities and best solutions fast and reliably working with Lead Engineers. You know how to measure the success of your products and continuously iterate to make products better.
  • Passion for continuous learning, evangelizing product management and be a promoter of best practices within the team and company


PERKS AT WORK
  • We value our culture of trust, empowerment and constructive feedback, open source commitment, meet-ups, game nights, 70+ internal technical and fun guilds, knowledge sharing through tech talks, internal tech academy and blogs, product demos, parties & events.
  • Competitive salary, employee share shop, 40% Zalando shopping discount, discounts from external partners, centrally located offices, public transport discounts, municipality services, great IT equipment, flexible working times, additional holidays and volunteering time off, free beverages and fruits, diverse sports and health offerings.
  • Extensive on-boarding, mentoring and personal development opportunities and an international team of experts.
  • Relocation assistance for internationals.
  • We celebrate diversity and are committed to building teams that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.

ABOUT US

Zalando is Europe's leading online platform for fashion, connecting customers, brands and partners across 17 markets. We drive digital solutions for fashion, logistics, advertising and research, bringing head-to-toe fashion to more than 29 million active customers through diverse skill-sets, interests and languages our teams choose to use.

The business unit Zalando Offprice comprises three business models - Zalando Lounge, Zalando Outlets and Zalando Overstock Management. Zalando Lounge is an online shopping club for fashion and lifestyle products in 14 countries, which offers our members daily, time-limited sale campaigns with discounts of up to 75% off the recommended retail price. Zalando Outlets has stores in 8 German cities with the vision of bringing the Zalando sale offline by offering fashion and lifestyle articles at attractive discounts. We care about our customers' experience - shopping at a Zalando Outlet should be at least as much fun as in the Zalando online shop! Zalando Overstock Management distributes overstocks from the Zalando platform through an established B2B partner network. The Offprice Business Unit is the offprice and overstock solution for the entire Zalando platform and all of its brand partners. We pioneer innovative supply-chain and production processes, and offer impactful and smart solutions, creating a new way to shop for fashion - and a new way to sell it.

We celebrate diversity and are committed to building teams that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business needs.

Please note that all applications must be completed using the online form - we do not accept applications via email.