Product Manager - Noodles and Pasta

Gurugram, Haryana, India Full-time

About Grofers:

Having launched in December 2013, Grofers is now the 5th largest organized grocery retailer in India with operations in 16 cities. Grofers became the largest e-grocer in the country with an annualized GMV run-rate of $700mn on the back of its flagship event Grand Orange Bag Days in August 2019. The online grocer also runs the largest grocery membership program in the country called Smart Bachat Club and has over 1.2 million transacting users a month. Grofers is now foraying into the offline retail space through a partnership with neighbourhood Kirana stores which would allow the e-grocer to further disrupt the category and open a new source of growth with an omni-channel strategy.

Marquee investors in the organization are SoftBank Vision Fund, Tiger Global and Sequoia Capital.

Objective of the Role:

We are looking for a Product Manager who will be responsible for the top & bottom line margins of the category, product launches, vendor development, vendor management and availability for the Noodles and Pasta portfolio under FMCG food vertical

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for product development & launches under the FMCG portfolio as per the business plan and timeline to deliver the targeted top line & bottom line margins
  • Build a product portfolio strategy
  • Vendor development for the relevant portfolio¬†
  • Launch of products as per the plan
  • Product commercials and negotiations
  • Pricing and promotion planning along with the Category team
  • Deliver targeted margins for the portfolio
  • Analyze top line and bottom line margins of the category by city, region and national level
  • Bench mark and track continuous quality improvement¬†
  • Stock management and vendor product supply chain understanding
  • Product Lifecycle Management

Desired Skills & abilities:

  • MBA from top ranked colleges is preferred
  • Minimum 5-10 years of experience in product handling and product management
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Drive decision making
  • Problem-solving abilities, with keen attention to detail
  • Excellent teamwork skills