Senior Consultant - Platform Solutions - FARFETCH

Location
PT Porto
Posted
18 Mar 2022
Closes
29 Jul 2022
Ref
e1b94af2-058c-471d-b07d-39ff45a550f9
Function
Technology
Hours
Full Time
FARFETCH exists for the love of fashion. Our mission is to be the global platform for luxury fashion, connecting creators, curators and consumers.

We're a positive platform for good, bringing together an incredible creative community made up by our people, our partners and our customers. This community is at the heart of our business success. We welcome differences, empower individuality and celebrate diverse skills and perspectives, creating an inclusive environment for everyone. We are FARFETCH for All.

PRODUCT

We're the customer experts and advocates. Our teams work on the end-to-end product lifecycle; from understanding the motivations and needs of our customers and partners, to designing and testing hypotheses, to creating industry-leading experiences for luxury shoppers, sellers and service providers. We set our Product vision and achieve our strategy in close partnership with teams across the business.

PORTO

Our Porto office is located in Portugal's vibrant second city, known for its history and its creative yet cosy environment. You can have an informal meeting in the treehouse or play the piano during your lunch break!

THE ROLE

As a Senior Consultant, you will guide product vision, working with partners to understand client discovery needs to design the best in-class platform solutions, driving innovation through end-to-end solutions and specialized channels and services, promoting platform scalability. You'll report to the area's Group Product Manager.

WHAT YOU'LL DO

    • Lead a team of product managers, being responsible for their personal and professional development
    • Provide regular coaching, mentoring and guidance to your team, ensuring each person has a clear growth plan and the support they need to excel in their roles
    • Provide structure, clarity and new insights to ambiguous or complex problems. Identifying ways to reframe problems or reset approach in discovery phases with clients.
    • Support platform strategy. Partner with the business to develop a vision, strategy and prioritized feature backlog for digital product(s)/platform. Promote long-term strategy to the development teams, the product and business teams and the broader organization;
    • Be the conscience and ambassador of the Platform, looking at solutions from an end-user's perspective; guide the complete experience to the best outcome possible for the end-user.


WHO YOU ARE

    • A leader with framing ability (5+ years of experience)
    • You have a background in Consultancy or similar roles and are experienced in the ecommerce context. Background in a platform business or SaaS companies is valuable.
    • You have a talent for breaking down complexity and creating context for others
    • Experienced in working with diverse teams during the entire lifecycle of product development - pre-impact analysis, deployment and post-deployment activities, and maintaining product roadmaps
    • Technology enthusiast, dynamic with an orientation to detail
    • You promote a good interaction with teammates and partners


REWARDS & BENEFITS

    • Health insurance for the whole family, flexible working environment and well-being support and tools
    • Extra days off, sabbatical program and days for you to give back for the community
    • Training opportunities and free access to Udemy
    • Flexible benefits program
    • FARFETCH Equity plan


EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES STATEMENT

    • FARFETCH is an equal opportunities employer ensuring that all applicants are treated equally and fairly throughout our recruitment process. We are determined that no applicant experiences discrimination on the basis of sex, race, ethnicity, religion or belief, disability, age, gender identity, ancestry, sexual orientation, veteran status, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law. We continue to build our consciously inclusive culture as part of our Positively FARFETCH strategy throughout our business, partnerships and communities.


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