Engineering Management & Business Others Other Science and Tech
1 - 3 Years
June 8, 2017
Product Owner (Product Information Management System), E-commerce
Are you a technical product owner looking for an entrepreneurial environment where you can have real impact? Do you thrive when you can be hands on while still having the opportunity and autonomy to initiate new ideas and create new solutions and systems?
At BESTSELLER people are key and our team of 140+ colleagues from over 30 different countries work to create exciting fashion experiences – whenever, wherever. We have high standards and expectations for our team and are always looking for passionate and business-oriented people. We are very proud of our culture and international environment where we care for each other, while always pushing to grow and get better at what we do.
The department and the position
As a Product Owner for BSE Ecommerce product management system you will have full ownership and responsibility for the system supporting our product enrichment process and image production. In this process, there is a constant need for improvement to adjust to the demanding context of a fast fashion business. Together with your manager and internal key stakeholders you will identify the best way to support and enhance the current technologies and/or potentially implement new solutions. Our key challenge is to make as many products as possible available online for our customers, while maintaining a high-quality standard of the product descriptions.
The main challenge for you and your team will be to enable our customers a sophisticated and detailed search experiences where both qualitative and quantitative product features matters.
Specific Job Responsibilities:
Own and drive all initiatives concerning our Product management system (prioritizing, defining and documentation)
Collaborate with Product Data Coordinators to understand user patterns and build a roadmap of improvements for our systems/ or to implement new
Translate business requirements into stories
Work closely with all business areas in BESTSELLER, including photo studio manager, to ensure image workflow, prioritization process and optimal selection of core product attributes
Collaborate with technical leads to identify ideas and improve the architecture, integrations, system scalability
Prioritize the backlog and focus of the Engineering team
Collaborate and communicate with team and key stakeholders in order to meet timelines and ensure high quality systems
Support daily operations, when needed to send out reports and do ad hoc analysis for management
Desired Skills and Experience:
Solid experience from working with Product catalogues and Product management systems (Ecommerce, retail, FMCG or similar)
Technical background, preferably in engineering or science
Experience in managing project, setting priorities and managing resources
Data driven with a strong business understanding
University degree (bachelor / masters completed)
Experience in Scrum is a plus, but not a must
At BESTSELLER people are the key. Number one priority is that you fit the BESTSELLER culture and the international team. You have a passion for E-commerce, are innovative, and driven by the opportunity to optimise existing solutions and test new solutions to improve our business.
Why work for us?
Besides being a challenging and inspiring place to work, we value a good work atmosphere and equally offer good benefits. To this extent, you can think off an excellent daily lunch made by a professional cook, a ‘fit for less’ plan and regular Friday events with colleagues. Last but not least, we have employees from all over the world and encourage international candidates to apply. If applicable, we will assist you in relocation formalities, ensuring a smooth transition to working and living in Amsterdam.
We look forward to hearing from you! Please apply directly using the apply button below or via our website. In case you have any further questions about the role, you are welcome to contact Elin Akerstrom, Recruitment Specialist on phone +3125230722.
About BESTSELLER E-commerce
More than 15,000 people work at BESTSELLER worldwide.
BESTSELLER is a family-owned clothing and accessories company founded in Denmark in 1975, providing fast affordable fashion for women, men, teenagers and children under brands such as JACK & JONES, SELECTED, VERO MODA, ONLY, PIECES, VILA, OBJECT, JUNAROSE, MAMALICIOUS, NAME IT, Y.A.S, ADPT. and more. Products are available online, in branded chain stores, in multibrand and department stores. For more information, visit http://www.bestseller.com. The multi brand company of BESTSELLER is selling through more than 3000 retail stores and globally through E-commerce. The entrepreneurial spirit back in 1975 is still very much alive, and that is why BESTSELLER recently decided to relocate its E-commerce headquarter in Amsterdam.