JOB DESCRIPTIONWho we are:Grofers is leading the charge in transforming India’s vast, unorganised grocery landscape through cutting-edge technology and innovation. We believe every Indian deserves the opportunity to continually improve their life a process that often begins at home. As part of our mission of helping consumers make healthier, better choices when buying everyday products, we make a wide range of high-quality grocery and household products accessible, affordable, and available right at their doorsteps.
Built on a proprietary technology stack, the Grofers platform serves as a convergence of consumers looking for everyday essentials, partner stores who serve their needs efficiently, and manufacturers looking for a channel to reach a nation of consumers. While our technology caters to the burgeoning population of urban India, it is ready and poised to serve the next 100+ million Indians who are yet to start shopping online.
We believe the ecosystem we power can transform the lives of a billion Indians significantly over the coming decade. They will have access to everyday essentials like groceries at the best value, be able to discover products that improve their health and wellbeing, and spend more meaningful time with their families with the assurance that their essential needs are being looked after by us. On the other side of this virtuous cycle are the millions of local businesses catering to a nation’s needs, helping create more opportunities for employment, growth, and above all, a better life.
It’s a $600 Billion challenge to solve, which is why we are looking at hiring smart, articulate and ambitious individuals to be a part of the team building the future at Grofers. If this seems exciting to you, join us! Read more about us
Why you will love working with us:Customer love: We always put the interests of customers ahead of our own. We work hard to earn and keep their trust, and to bring them delight
Bias for action: We dream big, take risks and have a strong bias for action. In difficult situations we make sound decisions and take thoughtful action
Frugality: We are always looking for ways to do more with less – by creating the highest leverage possible with our time, as well as resources
Confidence: We are tenacious and optimistic, and do not take no for an answer. Our people are quietly confident and openly humble
Challenge status-quo: We are candid, authentic and transparent. We speak our mind, make connections that others miss and take smart risks
Learner’s mindset: We keep learning and evolving to be able to meet our audacious goal of empowering every Indian to lead a better life
About the Product team:The product team at grofers builds a deep understanding of customer problems and needs and then finds effective solutions for them. This team collaborates with all the stakeholders at Grofers to provide a delightful experience to our customers. The team achieves this through deep understanding of our users, business, data, design and engineering knowledge.
About the roleWe are looking for a rockstar Product Manager who has the right mix of passion and imagination to build products for current and future customer needs. As a PM at Grofers you will be the owner of the product(s) you are responsible for. The right person for this role will be naturally curious, have incredible attention to detail, be at home seeing the big picture – while also diving deep into data, and have sound (trained) judgement, and be able to effectively manage multiple stakeholders without creating loads or dependencies.
What you will do: Lead product development teams at Grofers
Find ways to deeply understand the market and evolving user behavior, so you can ideate on new products and iterate on existing ones
Work closely with product design, business, product development and product marketing teams to develop and successfully launch new products
Effectively articulate product requirements in line with business objectives, and manage product planning and timelines
Own the entire product development cycle – and communicate and collaborate between teams
Work closely with the leadership team to iterate on the overall Grofers product strategy
Collaborate with the data and engineering team to automate current processes and workflows keeping 10x scale in mind
EXPERTISE AND QUALIFICATIONSWhat you need: Prior product shipping experience – 5+ years of experience in shipping high quality and scalable consumer internet products
Excellent (verbal and written) communication skills – ability to converse seamlessly and clearly with tech and business
Leadership skills – gauged basis a demonstrated ability to lead cross-functional teams in a highly dynamic environment
Data-driven approach to problem-solving – you must be obsessed with data and know-how to share it in a manner that makes sense to all stakeholders
A customer-first approach – you must always think customer first and be absolutely unwilling to make compromises on customer experience
Have a bias for action with a focus on measurable results shipping high-quality releases, taking feedback from users, applying learnings, and refining the product. Ship, iterate, rinse, repeat
Outstanding project and time management skills
Strong technical knowledge – preferably with a technical BE/B.Tech degree or relevant experience in a high growth tech company or startup