Associate Product Manager

Grove Collaborative
July 20, 2019
San Francisco, CA
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This role is focused on our internal systems and platform, helping the business drive operational excellence and stability by developing solutions to problems at scale. You'll work closely with product, operations, inventory, customer support, and engineering to iterate fast in response to data, talk to internal stakeholders to understand their needs, prioritize work & ideas, and get a deep understanding of our platform in order to understand what's easy and what's hard. If you are motivated to help millions of families make better decisions about the products they use every day, this is the opportunity for you.

Your Responsibilities

  • Deliver on Product OKRs
  • Contribute to and manage a 3-6 month roadmap, working with the product and operations teams to ensure we meet OKRs
  • Triage incoming bug reports & problems, assess impact, develop pragmatic mitigations, and prioritize.
  • Synthesize complex problems (like data flow challenges, financial systems, internal tooling workflows, and more) into robust data models and efficient processes
  • Work with the engineering and design teams to create user stories, flesh out acceptance criteria, and decompose features into high-quality backlog items
  • Create analytics and monitoring strategies for everything that ships, so we are rigorously testing our hypotheses and learning as fast as possible
  • Ensure that partners feel involved and informed at all times
  • Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee of this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

About You

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business or Computer Science from an accredited college or university
  • Prior experience in a Product Management role, ideally in an eCommerce or startup environment
  • Experience with payment processing, fraud monitoring and/or customer service is a significant plus
  • When you find something puzzling in the data, you dig in and find answers
  • You know how to build a business case and think about ROI
  • You are comfortable documenting complex systems on the fly
  • Enjoy working with engineering to discover what's possible, and making smart tradeoffs
  • You can create wireframes and iterate with designers and engineers
  • You are comfortable coordinating feature launches across multiple departments to ensure nothing is missed
  • You seek out feedback and diverse viewpoints
  • Ability to juggle multiple priorities and thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • You are results-oriented and ambitious

We are remaking the future of consumer goods and want you to join us.

If You Join Us You’ll Get 

  • Competitive compensation
  • Stock options -- shared success is core to our mission
  • Comprehensive medical, vision, dental and commuter benefits
  • Wellness programs like quarterly massages and weekly meditation
  • A shiny Mac and the other productivity accessories you need
  • Flexible Paid Time Off -- we care most about results

We Also Have 

  • A beautifully designed open office Located at 1301 Sansome, near Embarcadero
  • Fully stocked communal kitchen with healthy snacks and on tap Kombucha
  • A cozy "quiet room" for focused work or meditation
  • A handful of friendly, productivity-enhancing (...mostly) small office dogs

Let’s do this

We're building a diverse and inclusive work environment where we learn from each other. We welcome people of diverse backgrounds, experiences, abilities and perspectives. We are an equal opportunity employer and a fun place to work. Come join the community at Grove. It's a heck of a lot of fun, and we'd love to tell you more about it.

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Company Description

- Healthy home essentials, delivered -
Grove started as an idea between three friends talking in a spare bedroom in San Francisco: what if it was easy to find healthier home essentials? The belief that what we bring into our homes contributes to that homey, cozy feel prompted them to try to make their idea a reality. Welcome to Grove. We’re here to help you create your best version of home with ease and enjoyment.

- How Grove works -
Each Grove order is like a care package for your home. Choose the products you want and we’ll deliver them to your door. Your first order always ships for free. Refill orders are entirely in your control. We’ll email you when a refill order is due to ship, so you can make changes if necessary.

- Grove is a Certified B Corporation -
That means that we run our business prioritizing social, environmental, and community wellbeing over everything else.

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