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Vice President of Product Management

Vantage Point Logistics is looking for a Vice President of Product Management to join our fast growing team!

Who We Are

VPL is a leader in delivering supply chain technology and solutions to the healthcare market. With years of experience, the continuous development of leading-edge technology and proactive account management, we are transforming their supply chain making it smarter, easier and better. Recognized as one of America’s fastest growing companies, we are poised to develop even more innovative technology solutions providing transparency and savings across the ever-expanding continuum of patient care. If you’re looking for insight, innovation and transformation, consider joining the team that’s always ahead of the curve, VPL.

What We’re Looking For

Led by a team of successful entrepreneurs, VPL is looking for an experienced product leader to join our team, headquartered in Columbus, Ohio. The VP of Product will grow and develop our product management and design teams. You will inspire them to create innovative products that drive our business and our clients success. As the VP of Product Management, your team is at the center of VPL, working collaboratively and cross-functionally both internally and directly with our customers. You will partner closely with engineering to set the strategic direction for the product development team and co-own the processes we use to build amazing products. The VP of Product Management role is a member of our senior leadership team and reports to the CEO.

What You’ll Do

  • Inspire, lead and grow a world-class product management organization
  • Develop our product vision in partnership with the CINO and senior leadership team
  • Be a champion for the product vision, both internally and externally
  • Understand the market: develop expertise in healthcare supply chain
  • Know the customer: develop deep and trusted relationships with key customers, leveraging knowledge of their business requirements to understand the business needs driving changes to product functionality
  • Partner with the VP of Technology to execute the product strategy that can achieve the vision
  • Maintain a product roadmap laying out product development priorities and milestones to enable realistic forecasting, communication and expectation-management
  • Maintain a prioritized product backlog to ensure the maximum value of the delivery team
  • Develop the product team’s ability to execute consistently, rapidly, and effectively
  • Lead at an expert-level on Agile product planning processes
  • Create a strong, motivated product culture where the team understands the importance of continuous and rapid testing and learning
  • Develop channels, processes and tools to continuously funnel customer feedback into the product development process to improve our products
  • Report key product engagement metrics to stakeholders

What You’ll Bring

  • 10+ years experience of product management and/or development in technology organizations
  • 5+ years experience operating as a Senior Director or VP of Product Management, leading high performing product management teams in technology organizations
  • Experience managing product for an enterprise software startup/company
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, business or relevant field of study
  • Proven track record of building strong teams of product owners and designers
  • Proven track record of developing talent and equipping them with skills needed for developing great products
  • Strong track record of owning and executing product strategy throughout the entire product life cycle from inception to go-to-market to sunset
  • Demonstrated technical project management skills with complex products, developing product roadmaps and functional specifications, launching new products, conducting customer research and informing user testing for complex products
  • Experience with modern development methodologies (Agile, Kanban, XP, etc.)
  • Ability to establish credibility and rapport with engineers, customers, senior executives and team members
  • Solid hands-on experience and desire to continue to build user stories and work closely with user experience teams and development teams
  • Exceptional work ethic, attention to detail and superior problem-solving skills
  • Ability to hit the ground running, take ownership of project areas quickly and get things done with a track record of success in doing so
  • Extremely strong written and verbal communication skills that can address the needs of Engineering, Sales, Marketing, and Customer Success
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, ever changing environment

Bonus Points

  • Prior experience within the healthcare or supply chain industry
  • Prior experience working as a software engineer
  • MBA and/or Masters in computer science, engineering or relevant field of study

What’s In It For You

  • Be an entrepreneur – Your contributions will make a significant impact!
  • Partner directly with our senior leadership team, comprised of second-generation entrepreneurs, with previously successful exits (it’s not our first rodeo!)
  • Low bureaucracy, fast-paced
  • Ability to impact company culture and meaningfully shape the vision of our company
  • Have fun! Join our health and wellness team, fun team or charity team – we organize all kinds of programs and activities for our fellow colleagues
  • Vantage Point Logistics is an equal opportunity employer

Benefits

  • Best-in-class compensation package
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Health and wellness reimbursement program
  • 401(k) retirement plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Casual work environment
  • Generous vacation policy
  • Located in a beautiful office in the heart of Columbus

Interested candidates only, no recruiters please.


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