Regional Product Manager (Valencia, Spain)

  • Apeel Sciences
  • Santa Barbara, CA, USA
  • Apr 13, 2020

Job Description

About This Role

At Apeel Sciences, we look to nature to help the global food system improve quality, reduce waste, and ensure an abundant future for our planet. We are seeking a motivated, collaborative, and detail-oriented candidate with a background in product management to work with the Product team at Apeel Sciences. The Regional Product Manager will be responsible for new product introductions, providing voice-of-the-customer, working with product development, and ensuring successful products for our customers, working within Apeel’s Product Life Cycle process.

What You'll Do

  • Create and manage new products using Apeel’s Product Life Cycle process
  • Determine the value creation of Apeel’s technology for new produce categories
  • Understand supplier’s quality and operational requirements, business needs, and challenges
  • Understand retailer’s business drivers, opportunities, and challenges
  • Clearly communicate voice-of-the-customer
  • Create successful development, validation, launch, and scaling plans along with Apeel’s technology, operations, sales and marketing teams
  • Working as a regional product development team with along with Apeel field scientists
  • Support Apeel sales team with product expertise and technical support
  • Provide new product opportunities to the Product team

What You Bring 

  • Engineering or science bachelor’s degree plus MBA or 3+ years of business experience
  • Technology management, product management, and/or business development with direct customer experience
  • The ideal candidate will be a critical thinker and doer with a “roll-up-your- sleeves” attitude to work successfully in a fast-paced environment
  • Self-motivated to meet deliverables and/or bring teams together to meet deliverables
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills, strong bias towards data driven decision- making
  • Inquisitive, listening, and learning mentality 
  • Effective written and verbal communication as well as presentation skills to both customers and Apeel team members
  • Fluent in Spanish and English required

Apeel believes that the scale of our impact is determined by the teams that work with us. As such, we seek to build high-performing teams of people from various experiences and backgrounds who can collectively push our company into new realms. We seek a diverse pool of applicants and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, ancestry, color, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, citizenship, disability, Veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status. If you have a special need or disability that requires accommodation, please let us know.

Please note that Apeel Sciences does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the event of a recruiter or agency submitting a resume or candidate without a signed agreement being in place, we explicitly reserve the right to pursue and hire such candidates without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted directly to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of Apeel Sciences.

Headcount

11-50 employees  

Categories

Food & Agriculture