We are looking for a product leader that will deeply understand and align with the foodspring customer experience and needs. In this way, the VP Digital Platform will partner with key internal stakeholders to develop new features and functionality driving digital engagement and long term customer loyalty.
As an exceptional product leader, you are growth oriented and have a proven track record of building highly engaging customer-facing digital platforms, combining commerce, content experiences and gamification. You will need to be a strategic thinker, frame & find solutions to the complex product challenges, measure & drive results, and be able to move fast and maintain focus on the highest impact initiatives while keeping track of trade-offs made along the way.
Who you will report to: Morad Shahi - CTO
Location: Berlin (hybrid-model)
Team: Digital Platform
So, what can you expect to work on?
You act as the primary stakeholder and the evangelist for our digital platform and rally our teams to reach new heights
You engage with internal and external stakeholders to align on product strategy and priorities that deliver measurable results
You define and own the strategic vision and roadmap for our customer-facing web and mobile applications and communicate it effectively and passionately across the company
You ideate highly engaging products and product features and user experiences that drive user growth
You create go-to-market strategies for new products and services
You take our hypothesis driven/data-informed product culture to the next level
You connect and optimize the customer experience with back-office processes and platforms such as CRM and ERP
Further grow our product management & design team and build a world-class product organization that product managers relish being a part of
You scale our product teams by coaching and mentoring our current team members and inspiring them with a compelling vision & strategy and by recruiting additional top talent
You define and own Product OKRs & roadmap and conduct quarterly product reviews
You drive product planning, product definition, tactical execution, user engagement and feedback cycles
Partner with internal stakeholders and engineering, data science & growth marketing teams to further scale our user base
You act as a role model and an advocate for our Agile and Servant Leadership cultural values
What you offer us:
10+ years of experience leading product teams for highly engaging consumer facing digital platformssuch as online casual/social games, two-sided marketplaces, social networking apps and the like (web & mobile) with a heavy focus on scaling the user base
Proven experience with both B2C and B2B platforms and processes
Proven experience in leading IT / engineering-centric transformation projects involving e-commerce and CRM platforms
Agile & Servant Leader DNA
Deep technical and analytical skills
Growth mindset and demonstrated expertise in building or partnering with growth teams
Strong people management skills with demonstrated experience recruiting and managing high performance project management, product management and product design teams
Ability to operate effectively in both tactical and strategic capacities - You can comfortably adjust your altitude and roll-up your sleeves as needed
A strong acuity for UI/UX
Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics, or equivalent
What we offer you:
At foodspring, benefits mean much more than a competitive salary and company discounts. We support the growth of our core asset - our people - by offering individualized learning and growth plans for all foodspringers to support them in building their careers. We also believe in the power of feedback: we have the habit of 3 feedback check-ins per year.
We feel very strongly about work-life balance and understand individual needs and expectations vary; as part of our hybrid working setup, we allow foodspringers to balance their presence between our modern and fully renovated office in the heart of Berlin, and the comfort of their own home.
But wait, there is more! Not only will you be part of a high-performing company where you can learn from the best, you will also have the opportunity to make a real impact on the future of healthy nutrition by working on unique and exciting projects, such as expanding into additional countries and developing innovative food for the foodspring community.
We are not just a place to work; many of our employees build strong friendships that will last a lifetime and help them to call Berlin as their new home. With around 200 employees coming from 24 countries – 53% of us are female, 47% are male – and thanks to activities organized by our social committee, we strive to continuously create an inclusive, open and friendly culture where every foodspringer can truly be themselves.
Make an impact - Apply now!
For more information about us as an employer have a look at our career page: https://www.foodspring.de/en/jobs.