Staff Product Manager
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Kinship

201-500 employees

Platform offering pet care insights, products, and services
Company Overview
Kinship, a division of Mars Petcare, offers a comprehensive platform for pet care, providing a unique blend of insights, products, and services to empower individuals to excel in pet parenting. The company distinguishes itself from competitors by offering a holistic approach to pet care, including product recommendations, veterinary advice, training tips, and pet culture content. This commitment to providing a wide range of resources and services demonstrates Kinship's industry leadership and technical innovation in the pet care sector.
Consumer Goods

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

2019

Headquarters

New York, New York

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-1%

1 year growth

14%

2 year growth

9%
Locations
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Agile
Marketing
Business Strategy
CategoriesNew
Business & Strategy
Product
Requirements
  • Lead the vision, strategy and development for The Wildest and our content technology stack; efficiently build technology that delivers value to pet parents for The Wildest as well as Adopt-a-Pet and The Kin
  • Lead the expansion of The Wildest globally over the course of the next several years
  • Partner with other brands and divisions within Mars Petcare to drive growth to The Wildest and shared value within Mars
  • Develop a clear product roadmap with decision points and multiple paths depending on potential outcomes
  • Regularly present updates to executive leadership
  • Ensure on-time delivery through deep partnership with engineering
  • Collaborate on business strategy planning and be the source of truth on product, user experience, and functionality
  • Identify and assess product growth opportunities via in-house development or strategic partnerships
  • Work closely with critical external partners to deliver on needs that expand our opportunities for both seekers and providers on our marketplace
  • When needed, willingness to roll up sleeves and produce requirements as the team grows
  • 5+ years in traditional product management roles
  • 8+ years of professional experience
  • Experience leading several large-scale product development projects and initiatives from the ground-up leading to successful results
  • Self-motivated and accountable product leader with strong ability to estimate feature scope against milestones and resources
  • Dedicated team-player who builds great relationships and is the first person to volunteer when partner marketing needs help promoting your product
  • “Yes, if” mentality; poise, adaptability and flexibility describe how you handle pressure and market change (e.g., new mandate, pet ownership growth, new strategic opportunities)
  • Excellent presentation skills including an eye for easy-to-follow presentations and regular experience with C-suite Q&A
  • Impeccable product management fundamentals - from mastery of productive agile processes to your own product framework, you know the tools and the structures that gets thing done efficiently
  • Pet Care industry experience is a strong plus