Director of Product

San Francisco, California, United States
6 months ago
Full time role


Afresh is on a mission to reduce food waste and increase access to nutritious food globally by transforming the fresh ...

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Job Description

Afresh is on a mission to eliminate food waste and make fresh food accessible to all. Our first A.I.-powered solution optimizes ordering, forecasting, and store operations for fresh food departments in brick-and-mortar grocers. With our Fresh Operating System, regional and national grocery retailers have placed $1.6 billion in produce orders across the US and we've helped our partners prevent 34 million pounds of food from going to waste. Working at Afresh represents a one-of-a-kind opportunity to have massive social impact at scale by leveraging uncommonly impactful software – we hope you'll join us!

About the role

As the Director of Product for Store Solutions, you will be responsible for owning our flagship product group, our ML powered store level mobile app used in grocery stores across America. In this high-impact role, you will be leading cross product initiatives, driving product strategy, and managing our product roadmap. You will lead, mentor, and grow the existing product management team, and recruit additional product talent to your organization. Through these efforts, you will be directly driving the success of Afresh’s mission to reduce food waste and make fresh food more accessible to all - not to mention contributing to the fight against climate change.

Skills and experience

  • 8+ years of experience in product management, with 2+ years leading high-performance teams in fast-paced organizations
  • A successful track record of leading a product team, advancing the craft of product management, and developing well integrated teams with strong, highly collaborative cultures
  • Understanding of B2B and B2C dynamics, including experience building B2B apps at scale
  • Experience with applied AI products, solving concrete user problems in the real world
  • Experience building mobile products with a demonstrated ability to drive product planning, development and launch
  • Strong ability to collaborate across functions and levels seamlessly juggling the priorities of multiple stakeholders
  • Superior ability to communicate clearly and concisely to leadership, peers, and customers. tailoring your message to your audience
  • A track record of innovating on behalf of customers and developing 0→1 products
  • A true self-starter who works well in ambiguity and effectively adopts change

The above represent attributes our ideal candidate possesses. We encourage all highly-qualified candidates to apply, even if they do not fulfill all the listed criteria.

Afresh is committed to pay equity and providing highly competitive cash compensation, equity, and benefits packages.  We conduct a pay equity audit twice each year to ensure that jobs of similar scope and impact are paid similar amounts. The compensation offered for this role will be based on multiple factors such as the role’s scope, and complexity, internal equity, the candidate’s experience, expertise, and success through the interview process.

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About Afresh

Founded in 2017, Afresh is working on the #1 solution to curb climate change: reducing food waste. By combining human insight and transformative technology, we're helping grocers provide fresher food to customers at more affordable prices.

Afresh sits at an incredible intersection of positive social impact, rocket ship financial growth, and cutting-edge technology. Our best-in-class AI research has been published in top journals including ICML, and we've raised over $148 million in funding from investors including former co-CEO of Whole Foods Market Walter Robb and Eric Schmidt's Innovation Endeavors.

Fresh is the past, present, and future of our food system – the waste we create today will impact our planet for years to come. Join us as we continue to build a vibrant, diverse, and inclusive team that embodies our company’s values of proactivity, kindness, candor, and humility.

Afresh provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetics, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, marital status, pregnancy or related condition, or any other basis protected by law.

Here at Afresh, many of our employees work remotely provided that they reside in one of the following states: AR, CA, CO, FL, GA, IL, KY, MA, MI, MT, MO, NV, NJ, NY, NC, OR, PA, TX, WA, WI. However, there may be key roles that will require a candidate/employee to be local to our San Francisco, CA office. In which case this requirement will be included in the job posting details under "Skills and experience" for reference. 

Afresh is on a mission to reduce food waste and increase access to nutritious food globally by transforming the fresh ...

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