Head of Product - Style Advice

Recruiter
Zalando
Location
Berlin
Posted
21 Jan 2022
Closes
18 Jun 2022
Ref
3719840
Level
Manager
The Style Advice team aims to deliver the best of fashion and beauty advice to all Zalando customers, offering a human touch and creating meaningful interactions that drive engagement and support customers along their journey.

As Head of Product you will lead the creation of experiences which give Zalando's millions of customers across Europe solutions to their style needs and ultimately empowers them to wear what they love and love what they wear.

You will lead the definition of the product vision and strategy and partner with the multidisciplinary teams (engineering, data science, design, commercial) across Zalando to deliver impactful products that scale for customers and stylists.

You will also become a senior member of the Zalando product management community which works together to create a high performing, inclusive, collaborative product culture across the company.
WHERE YOUR EXPERTISE IS NEEDED
  • Lead and mentor a team of product managers, putting collaboration and enablement at the core of how your teams work
  • Develop and launch scalable style advice products that drive engagement and customer loyalty
  • Discover and validate customer problems based on rigorous product management frameworks and techniques and turn them into actionable strategies.
  • Define KPIs in order to measure your impact and the success of the product. Demonstrate passion and drive to keep up with product innovations
  • Contribute to the product management community at Zalando by conveying energy as well as championing inclusion and hiring, to make people stretch to the next level in the pursuit of product craft mastery.
WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR
  • Experienced, data-driven, and collaborative product leader with a strong track record of developing impactful customer facing digital products
  • Demonstrable passion for understanding customers, identifying and understanding their underlying motivations and needs.
  • Experience in defining and delivering on a product vision and strategy, and prioritising
  • Track record of leading multiple product managers creating a high challenge, high support culture which sets measurable goals and empowers product managers to make decisions about the products they lead
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with solid evidence of collaborating with multidisciplinary partners at all stages of the product life cycle
  • Evidence of community contribution to product management either inside a previous company or to a broader group
  • Affinity for fashion and understanding of the fashion industry is a plus
PERKS AT WORK
  • A workplace run on trust, empowerment and feedback; positive, inspiring working atmosphere
  • 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
  • Mentoring and personal development opportunities and an international team of experts
  • Relocation assistance for internationals, PME family service and parent & child rooms

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 ZALANDO
Zalando is Europe's leading online platform for fashion, connecting customers, brands and partners across 23 markets. We drive digital solutions for fashion, logistics, advertising and research, bringing head-to-toe fashion to more than 45 million active customers through diverse skill-sets, interests and languages our teams choose to use.

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