Responsibilities: • Manage a complex and growing business that involves active portfolio management, including monitoring and responding to global omni-channel sales and product and consumer feedback. This requires a deep understanding of key product and commercial levers that impact performance. • Develop and set a multi-year innovation roadmap that supports NAUTICOAT’s overall growth and business objectives that is informed by market and consumer trends • Set detailed product requirements (performance needs and features) that deliver on a compelling user experience • Partner closely with design and development teams to deliver on the product innovation roadmap and actively manage any product decisions that arise • Inspire, mentor, and cultivate teams to be excellent product managers and to deliver on business goals and objectives. Act as a people champion across the organization. • Collaborate cross-functionally with key stakeholders across the organization to drive results. Such collaborations include partnering with: o Brand and Marketing teams to deliver compelling product messaging and positioning o Supply Chain and Operations for global product planning o Global Retail and eCommerce Sales teams to align on commercial and distribution strategies o Quality and Customer Experience Teams to better understand customer sentiment and any potential product issues • Act as the ultimate customer advocate, sharing the voice of the customer through deep understanding of consumer needs, buying preferences, and macro trends • Continually monitor and report on the market landscape using competitive analysis and consumer insights to inform product decisions • Effectively communicate to and align NAUTICOAT’s Executive Leadership Team to category vision, roadmap, and strategy
Qualifications and Attributes: • Bachelor’s degree required • At least 6 years of product management experience within the consumer goods industry • Act as a people champion within and across the organization • Premium omni-channel brands and consumer goods experience is strongly preferred • Ability to work at scale within a global, high-growth environment • Excellent agility and problem-solving skills demonstrating the ability to work within the grey • Effectively build relationships cross-functionally to meet business goals and objectives • Strong global product and merchandizing strategy experience • Innovative thinker who synthesizes consumer insights, macro trends, and competitive analysis to make informed product decisions.