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Associate Director, Product Management, Last Mile Delivery Network

  • Wayfair
  • Berlin, Germany
  • May 11, 2019
Full time Retail

Job Description

Associate Director, Product Management, Last Mile Delivery Network

Wayfair is seeking an experienced, entrepreneurial product leader to reinvent the tools currently used for the Wayfair-owned last mile delivery network in North America and build cutting-edge technology for the European market. The right product leader will play a critical role in enabling a best-in-class large parcel delivery customer experience to delight our customers and set the bar for the home delivery market.

What You'll Do

  • Partner with senior leaders to define and align business and product vision and strategy
  • Develop and maintain a product platform roadmap and regularly update to key partners and stakeholders
  • Lead cross-functional teams in planning and prioritization
  • Lead, develop and mentor a team of product managers and partner with engineering leadership to continually evolve the R&D organization for growth
  • Define and measure business impact, and monitor performance of initiatives and communicate performance metrics to key stakeholders
  • Accountable for developing and maturing a shared vision for last mile technology products across the entire customer order lifecycle
  • Key contributor to our final mile strategy, challenging current models, and establishing new approaches made possible through product innovation

What You'll Need

  • Extensive experience in product management, business analysis & technology implementation, ideally in a consulting, retail, ecommerce or highly complex B2B markets
  • Demonstrated track record of successful management of product development execution from vision, to deployment, and ongoing impact optimization
  • A recognized track record of building teams; previous experience to develop and foster multi-level team attitudes that guide effective performance
  • Excellent analytical skills with demonstrated experience turning data into actionable insights
  • Entrepreneurial mindset, with a bias for customer focused innovation
  • Communication and interpersonal agility; being approachable and builds diverse relationships
  • Strong oral and written communication skills - able to communicate effectively with senior management, tech teams, vendors and line team
  • High ability to deal with ambiguity, to effectively prioritize, to multitask, and to work with tight deadlines in a very fast-paced environment
  • Experience in identifying root causes of problems and necessary actions to eliminate them
  • Experience working across geographies and cross-culturally
  • Deep understanding of business strategy and metrics
  • Passionate about building functional and engaging user experience
  • Degree in Technology, Operations Research, Logistics, Supply Chain, Business Administration

About Us

Wayfair is one of the world’s largest online destinations for the home. Whether you work in our global headquarters in Boston or Berlin, or in our warehouses or offices throughout the world, we’re reinventing the way people shop for their homes. Through our commitment to industry-leading technology and creative problem-solving, we are confident that Wayfair will be home to the most rewarding work of your career. If you’re looking for rapid growth, constant learning, and dynamic challenges, then you’ll find that amazing career opportunities are knocking. No matter who you are, Wayfair is a place you can call home. We’re a community of innovators, risk-takers, and trailblazers who celebrate our differences, and know that our unique perspectives make us stronger, smarter, and well-positioned for success. We value and rely on the collective voices of our employees, customers, community, and suppliers to help guide us as we build a better Wayfair – and world – for all. Every voice, every perspective matters. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or genetic information.