Department : Merchant Operations
Reports to : Head of Product
Team Size : <10
Recruiter name : Iulia Crai
As Principal Product Manager in Marketplace, you will shape the future of Europe's biggest fashion platform. You will develop a deep understanding of our merchants, identify which of their problems and needs we should address, and then design, deliver and scale new solutions that generate impact for both our customers and our business.
WHERE YOUR EXPERTISE IS NEEDED
Identify new product opportunities with a customer-centric mindset, select the right solutions to focus on by making business-savvy decisions and then move fast to successfully execute on your ideas
Act as the owner of your product : set a clear vision, smart roadmap and ambitious targets and then report against those on a frequent basis
Work with a dedicated product team to create a highly scalable solution and build products that will shape the next generation of Marketplace Platforms.
Manage complex and diverse inter-team relationships and lead company-wide collaborations
Be a mentor to other colleagues by showcasing deep expertise in your domain and acting as a role model for successful product management
WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR
Expertise in building B2B products, exhaustive experience in product discovery and working backwards; strong business sense and a passion for solving problems that increase customer satisfaction and drive innovation.
At least 5+ years of experience as a Product Manager / Product Owner.
Ability to define and monitor your own KPIs in order to measure your impact and success of the product
Analytical mindset and eagerness to build new tech products
Bridge the natural divide between business and technology and experience in agile working environments with cross-functional teams.
Experience in hiring, growing and leading product managers
PERKS AT WORK
Culture of trust, empowerment and constructive feedback, open source commitment, meetups, game nights, 70+ internal and fun guilds, knowledge sharing through talks, internal tech academy and blogs, product demos, parties and events
Competitive salary, share options, 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 onboarding, 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.
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 23 million active customers through diverse skill-sets, interests and languages our teams choose to use.
Merchant Operations is building the gateway for Merchants and Brands who participate in the Zalando Marketplace (also known as the Zalando Partner Program).
We connect fashion merchants with Zalando customers for a richer, more localized, online shopping experience. We bring together technologies, services, and features to make Zalando the premier Fashion Platform for partners.
Our mission is to bring together merchants and customers closer together, offering even greater personalization, localization and faster delivery service for our customers across all marketplaces while providing a fully automated, self-service, simplified onboarding and selling experience for both long-tail and top-selling brands.