*You may work from a remote location for this role. Or, you may join us at SAS Worldwide HQ in Cary, NC (when we return to campus) for this role.
Are you a problem solver, explorer, and knowledge seeker - always asking, "What if?"
If so, then you may be the new team member we're looking for. Because at SAS, your curiosity matters - whether you're developing algorithms, creating customer experiences or answering critical questions. Curiosity is our code, and the opportunities here are endless.
What we do
We're the leader in analytics. Through our software and services, we inspire customers around the world to transform data into intelligence. Our curiosity fuels innovation, pushing boundaries, challenging the status quo and changing the way we live.
What you'll do
As Product Manager, Supply Chain Industry Solutions, you will be a key member of the Retail & CPG Product Management team, responsible for working with today's leading brands and customers to put advanced analytics into action and solve supply chain challenges in meaningful ways. You will need a strong understanding of product mgmt./development, cloud operations, and relationship management skills in a highly technical, dynamic environment. As part of the Product Management team, you will bridge the technical and business worlds collaborating closely with our customers, Research & Development, User Experience, and Engineering teams to build innovative features and solutions that support Supply Chain and Fulfillment operations.
Serve as the subject matter expert and evangelist for SAS Fulfillment solutions to deliver amazing new capabilities.
Interact with prospective and current customers gathering customer needs/requirements/feedback, discuss new features, and present product roadmap
Advocate for customer needs clearly and compellingly to the rest of the product team
Identify improvements to existing product processes; develop a strong understanding of processes and technology
Manage stakeholder expectations across functions and customers
Work closely with marketing, sales and solution engineering - deliver product briefs, train the team on new product features and capabilities and participate in pre-sale activities
Ability to travel up to 30% of the time (as the job requires)
What we're looking for
8+ years relevant work experience in product management shaping business strategy for products or services, and/ or supply chain experience
Proven track record of working with multiple stakeholder's cross-functionally to manage entire product lifecycle from ideation through execution.
Passionate about customer outreach and research. Able to understand and clearly articulate market problems
Bachelor's degree in Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering, Economics, or similar field with experience applying analytical and quantitative skills; strong bias towards data-based decision making and comfort with financial and operational analysis
Ability to demonstrate strong organizational direction, time management, problem-solving, prioritization, goal setting, leadership and motivation, negotiation, interpersonal relations, verbal/written communications.
Excellent interpersonal skills; proven ability to guide cross-functional teams through influence versus direct management
You're curious, passionate, authentic and accountable. These are our and influence everything we do.
The nice to haves
Experience delivering results in a very high growth environment where priorities shift fast
Previous Order Management System/Sourcing/Fulfillment/Replenishment experience in the CPG and Grocery industry
An innovative thinker who also has a strong customer focus and entrepreneurial mindset
Master's Degree (MBA preferred) with a Data Science, Science, Computer Science, Statistics, Operations Research orientation
Solid grasp of the business side of technology, a champion for the metrics and analysis to deliver on business objectives.
Experience in Scrum or other Agile product development
We love living the #SASlife and believe that happy, healthy people have a passion for life, and bring that energy to work. No matter what your specialty or where you are in the world, your unique contributions will make a difference.
Our multi-dimensional culture blends our different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. Here, it isn't about fitting into our culture, it's about adding to it - and we can't wait to see what you'll bring.
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