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Sr. Product Manager - Essentials

CategoryThe Bay Digital
Job OpenedMay 13th, 2022
EducationBachelor's Degree
Job Number2200027Q
Job TypeFull-Time

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About The Bay:

As North America’s oldest startup and Canada’s purpose-driven digital marketplace, The Bay is on a high-growth mission to rewrite the rules of retail to help Canadians live a colourful life. If you believe in the power of our iconic brand and thrive on problem solving at scale, we want you to join our team.

At The Bay, smart, high-performing team members will challenge you to learn and grow every day. We value ambitious work and great ideas grounded in data and insights. We are looking for talented people who love a fast-paced environment, embrace change and are looking to make an impact with groundbreaking ideas.

We are building a digital-first company and brand for a diverse world and we need a diverse team to reach our potential. We strongly encourage applications from everyone to come and join a winning team that supports diverse thinking and demonstrates innovation, energy, creativity and vision every day.




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Day in the Life:


The Senior Product Manager, Essentials will play a critical role in building a new business at the Bay providing everyday goods to customers. We are looking for an experienced product manager with proven experience managing a product roadmap, defining product requirements, and partnering with technology and business to deliver features and functionality required to launch and scale the Essentials business. This is a rare opportunity to join a start-up within a larger organization and help shape a new business from the ground up.  This leader thrives in a fast-paced, data-driven environment, possess a strong digital-focused mindset, and brings an entrepreneurial work style. 



What You Will Do:

  • Define long-term vision of a product and build a clear, realistic roadmap of how to reach the desired result.
  • Partner closely with engineering, design, marketing, merchandising and others relevant to define and prioritize customer and business needs balancing impact, scope, cost, and time.
  • Create product requirements by synthesizing needs from customer feedback, market analysis, business case, technology projections and pricing analysis
  • Deliver detailed technology requirements for features and functionality priorities and partner with technology to ensure successful development and releases.
  • Synthesize insights from user research, customer meetings, usage data, sales feedback, and competitive analysis to make decisions on which improvements and new product ideas will deliver customer benefits and business growth.


What You Will Need:

  • 10+ years of experience in product management
  • Experience driving product direction, go-to-market strategy, and design discussions.
  • Experience working with cross-functional teams to create strategic product roadmaps.
  • Experience developing/launching products/technologies within one or more of the following: Cloud, SaaS, enterprise, internal tools.
  • Excellent communication, research, collaboration, mapping and anayltical skills.
  • A track record of creating successful user experiences that solve human problems and drive business outcomes.
  • Experience working in an agile environment.
  • Demonstrated strategic thinking and ability to navigate through ambiguity.
  • Positive and resilient personality and can embrace feedback and have desire for continuous iteration and improvement.


Who You Are:

  • You act with a customer first approach and are passionate about enhancing the customer experience
  • You build morale and a positive environment for those around you by encouraging open dialogue, empowering other, celebrating successes and providing constructive feedback
  • You are an expert communicator with influencing skills that build strong business relationships beyond your immediate team by listening, building trust and collaborating
  • Your strong business acumen, coupled with your effective communication skills, help you quickly build credibility, buy-in, and trust
  • You offer a unique perspective, and can generate different ideas and ways of doings things, including looking for ways to improve
  • You are results driven and possess strategic agility
  • You have a proven ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment, delegate, and organize work well
  • You are comfortable navigating change and challenging convention and you see change as an opportunity to improve


What You Can Expect:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Associate discount up to 40% including top brands
  • Flexible work environment that allows for work-life balance

Thank you for your interest In The Bay. We look forward to reviewing your application.

The Bay provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, The Bay complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

The Bay welcomes all applicants for this position. Should you be individually selected to participate in an assessment or selection process, accommodations are available upon request in relation to the materials or processes to be used.