Product Manager (Ktd)

3 weeks agoCincinnati, OH

Company Name:Kroger General Office
Position Type:Employee
FLSA Status:11
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Position Summary

Own and drive a product from vision, through design, to requirements, and finally delivery. Facilitate within a larger cross-functional team to solve business problems. Work with significant autonomy and freedom, requiring little oversight. This autonomy, however, will be 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

  • Identify product requirements and future enhancements through collaborative engagements to support product strategies
  • Create, maintain and communicate product catalog roadmaps, including near-term delivery and 1-2 year product evolution, to engage stakeholders across the organization in aligning and supporting company and business unit strategies
  • Create highly collaborative cross-functional partnerships across the Kroger matrix organization
  • Identify, measure and improve key product catalog metrics to enhance the customer/user experience, and create a compelling, relevant product vision using web metrics, customer/user loyalty/insights, customer/user feedback/research and internal operational metrics
  • Identify opportunities to create best-in-class capabilities by leveraging customer & user feedback and team knowledge/expertise in order to connect company strengths with available resources
  • Develop a product plan and deliver breakthrough experiences to market by working with technical and non-technical partners; measure output, improve execution and continuously deliver production expectations
  • Model Agile principles by maintaining a groomed backlog and providing 1-N prioritization for backlog
  • Set criteria for Minimum Viable Product to increase the speed/frequency with which enhancements and new capabilities are delivered
  • Travel to work locations to attend company meetings
  • Travel to interview/observe the users and/or customers
  • Must be able to perform the essential job functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation

  • Minimum Position Qualifications
  • Bachelor's Degree in computer science, business, marketing, management or equivalent practical experience
  • 3+ years of experience bringing customer-facing technology products to market
  • 3+ years of software development, product management or business analyst experience in an technology business with demonstrated success in sales and/or customer use through the delivery of new/evolving products
  • Excellent oral/written communication skills and extreme attention-to-detail
  • Demonstrated leadership experience in product management
  • Proficient Microsoft Office skills
  • Ability to identify metrics/key performance measures and use data to drive decisions that enhance the customer & user experience

  • Desired Previous Experience/Education
  • Any experience with iterative product development (Agile)
  • Any experience using Atlassian products
  • Any product management experience with a multi-channel retailer

  • Education Level: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 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 million associates who serve over 11 million customers daily through a seamless shopping experience under a variety of banner names . At The Kroger Co., we are Fresh for Everyone™ and dedicated to our Purpose: To Feed the Human Spirit®. We are committed to 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]]||Kroger Technology/Digital ||Employee|| Exempt || Full-Time|| None

    Job ID: kroger-696929700