Have you heard about us?

Today technology is driving the world. And at METRO.digital we are driving the technology for one of the leading international wholesalers specializing in food - METRO. From ecommerce to checkout, to delivery software, we work on a wide range of products to meet the needs of our users - METRO’s customers and employees from across 25 countries. With passion and responsibility, we move the wholesale industry towards digitization and leverage METRO’s long history and expertise in B2B for building a more sustainable market ecosystem.

Who are you?

Are you the kind of person that values a company where you can do meaningful work that changes people’s lives for the better?

Do you appreciate a flat organization and open culture where ideas will always win?

Is your belief that strong teams are all about being empowered and self-organised?

If such statements are defining you as a person, then look no more, as you most likely stumbled upon your new job.

Purpose of your new department

Your mission in the METRO.digital world will be to join the Assortment Management domain. We are responsible for system solutions for core Category Management processes at METRO.

Our Article Activation & Supplier Allocation is used to manage the Product Lifecycle from the initial decision to activate the article, through the maintenance phase and up to the decision to discontinue it. Along with Article Prices & Commercial Conditions, these products manage allocation of suppliers and pricing definitions.

Your new challenges:

As a Product Manager, you will be the essential link between the business owners and implementation team.

Working with us means that YOU are the mastermind who, understands the frame conditions and knows what will make the business prosper, what’s technically possible and how to make it happen considering solution limitation and leveraging the team's capabilities.

You will work closely together with Assortment Management experts to develop product strategy, draft a roadmap, set priorities and objectives and enable your team to make it happen, all of this at eye level with our customers.

Required key competencies and qualifications:

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in leading agile projects as a product manager or equivalent;
  • Experience in managing products in an Agile environment;
  • A good understanding of the tech stack and product life cycle //start-to-end app development process;
  • Always wanting to deliver the best measurable results;
  • Contributor mindset, motivated by co-operation;
  • Good time management, able to set up priorities and to monitor progress;
  • Ability to balance effort/costs/resources with benefits & gains for our customers;
  • Ability to build credibility in relationships with stakeholders and team members;
  • Support the agile team with business knowledge;
  • Fluent in English both written and spoken;
  • Willingness to travel in Romania and abroad up to 30% of the time;

Product Management DNA

  • Pragmatically building the product vision and roadmap;
  • Use experimentation techniques to validate assumptions;
  • Continuous discovery focus, user-centricity (willingness to apply human-centered product design);
  • Ability to act FAST! Relentlessly reduce the Cost of Delay;
  • Prepared and willing to gracefully articulate a ‘No’ with the appropriate arguments;
  • Be the expert on market trends & industry best practices;
  • Maintain a critical perspective to drive revisions and extensions for existing products and solutions;
  • Data-driven - relies on metrics and concrete results to define success;

Our general Benefits:

  • Work life-balance: flexible working time, work from home forever, celebrate your birthday with a free day;
  • Personal growth: trainings in the area of soft, technical and business skills, free Bookster account, opportunity to learn and work with a variety of technologies;
  • Well-being: online sport activities, fitness centers discounts, health and life insurance, private pension, lunch tickets;
  • Working mode: multicultural, self-organizing teams, agile environment;

Job Details

Date posted21 September 2022

Location(s)București, Romania


ProjectOwn brand & Article Quality

Employment TypeFull-time

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