Associate Product Manager – eCommerce

Company Name:Kroger General Office
Position Type:Employee
FLSA Status:Exempt

Position Summary:
Own and drive a product from vision, through design, to requirements, and finally delivery. Serve as a facilitator within a larger cross-functional team to solve business problems. Work closely with a Senior Product Manager to drive this work, and work within a broader strategy set by a Senior Product Manager and/or Group Product Manager. Demonstrate the company's core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion, and safety.
Essential Job Functions:

  • Work with Software Component teams to define and prioritize customer user stories for developers, quality assurance (QA) and user experience (UX) teams to complete
  • Collaborate with software developers to complete user interface (UI) development, testing and release planning
  • Identify website and native app's existing capabilities to determine future enhancements
  • Liaison between product managers and product owners to ensure implementation of planned epics align to the acceptance criteria
  • Support the digital strategy defined by product management and go-to-market goals through collaborative engagement
  • Assist product managers in strategic conversations; follow up with internal and external technology partners to create detailed epics with clearly defined deliverables
  • Review new features with product managers to establish priorities and rank across initiatives
  • Collaborate with technical team members to size features, develop release plans and evaluate new approaches or tradeoffs
  • Maintain product documentation, including near-term delivery/releases, and report to product management on progress; coordinate with product managers on where adjustments need to be made
  • Assist in defining key product performance indicators and implementation processes that will enable us to gauge and measure product performance to support future product enhancements
  • Utilize web metrics, customer metrics and internal operational metrics to summarize and make enhancement recommendations to the product vision to continually improve the customer experience
  • Travel to work locations to attend company meetings
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation
Minimum Position Qualifications/Education:
  • Bachelor's degree in information systems, business, management or a related field or equivalent practical experience
  • 1 year of experience bringing customer-facing ecommerce or digital products to market
  • 1 year of software development, product management or business analyst experience in a multi-channel retail or e-Commerce business with demonstrated success delivering new products and evolving products to market
  • Excellent oral/written communication skills and extreme attention to detail
  • Excellent time management and multi-tasking skills
  • Ability to identify metrics and key performance measures and use that data to drive decisions that enhance the customer experience
  • Proficient Microsoft Office skills
Desired Previous Job Experience:
  • Experience using Atlassian products
  • Experience with both Agile methodologies and product management principles

Education Level:Bachelor's Required
Required Travel:None
Required Certifications/Licenses:None
Position Type:Full-Time

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Jobs at Kroger: At Kroger, we hire people who have a passion for helping others and who want to build a relationship with our Customers. No matter what stage of your career, you can build your future at Kroger. We look for people who want more, aspire to be more and work hard to achieve their goals. Our focus on keeping the Customer first is what makes us successful. As the largest traditional grocery chain in the U.S. and one of the world's largest retailers, we employee more nearly half a million Associates across 35 states. We offer many opportunities not only in our stores, but in Manufacturing, Logistics, Marketing, Finance, Human Resources, and many other fields.

Company Overview
Kroger Family of Companies employs nearly half a millionassociates who serve customers in 2,782 retail food stores under a variety of local banner names in 35 states. Our Family of Companies also operates 2,268 pharmacies, 274 fine jewelry stores, 1,489 supermarket fuel centers and 38 food production plants in the United States. Kroger is dedicated to our Purpose: to Feed the Human Spirit™ by serving America through food inspiration and uplift and creating #ZeroHungerZeroWaste communities by 2025. Careers with The Kroger Co. and our family of companies offer competitive wages, flexible schedules, benefits and room for advancement.

Posting Notes: OH||Cincinnati|| 1014 Vine Street ||45202 || Kroger General Office||[[mfield2]]||Digital/e-Commerce ||Employee|| Exempt || Full-Time|| None

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