Green Mountain Coffee Director, Product Management in MA, Massachusetts

Director, Product Management

The Director of Product Management is responsible for leading the development of a new, next generation single serve hot beverage platform including appliances, portion pack, beverage strategy and accessories.

What you will do:

  • Lead the extended cross functional team in development of a new, next generation POD technology.

  • Develop overall strategy and business case for new platform including size of price, incremental volume, pricing and cost targets and set key financial measures including NPV and ROI

  • Create and manage a 3 year product roadmap

  • Partner with consumer insights on deep understanding of consumer needs and beverage requirements

  • Develop consumer targets and validate product concepts and positioning against targets

  • Explore external technology and commercial opportunities for partnership in development of new platform

  • Develop a list of cost take down activities

  • Work with a cross functional team to execute on cost take downs.

  • Determine portion pack and finished beverage requirements and partner with technology on options to deliver requirements and meet key beverage requirements including sensory appeal

  • Develop beverage portfolio strategy that maximizes platform potential

  • Drive alignment with the commercial and channel teams on go-to-market strategy for both appliances and beverages

  • Partner with brand team, appliance team on development of positioning into key messaging hierarchy and visual identity including new beverage brands as required

  • Liaise and communicate with Senior Management and other key stakeholders

  • Lead additional projects related to the appliance business

What you must have:

  • 10 years’ experience in product management, experience with new product development required

  • Master’s in Business Administration Strongly Preferred

  • Technical background and experience

  • Knowledge of at least one of the following areas: Brewer category, component intergration, product packaging, Consumer electronics or Product Management required

  • Financial acumen and understanding of the P&L

  • Follow business performance indicators and proactively bring recommendations

  • Experience with analyzing data and coming up with recommendations

  • Commercial experience a strong plus

  • Superior communications and influence skills

  • Critical thinking skills

  • Ability to work in a team atmosphere

  • Self-starter with an eye for detail

  • Ability to uphold safety standards, participate in continuous process improvement on the job, and follow best practices

  • Demonstrated leadership capabilities

Keurig is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Offers of employment are contingent upon satisfactory completion of a reference check, background check, drug/alcohol test, and documented proof of work authorization. In addition, some roles require a pre-employment medical examination to determine your ability to perform the essential duties of the job.

Job: *Marketing

Organization: *At Home

Title: Director, Product Management

Location: Massachusetts-MA - Burlington

Requisition ID: 1700799