Lead Product Manager

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Location: Chittenden County,
About the Job

About Myti:

Myti, a social impact startup, is revolutionizing the e-commerce landscape by building a new digital downtown. Seamlessly integrating the convenience of online shopping with the values of local communities, Myti is not just a platform; it’s a movement toward a thriving future.

Myti harnesses the power of local pride and stewardship to drive meaningful investments in the places people love. Through a new e-commerce marketplace that connects online shoppers with nearby independent retailers, the company provides a trusted mechanism for people to discover and appreciate the benefits of shopping locally. This self-accelerating model ignites economic and social prosperity. For example, every $1 spent on Myti adds at least $3 to the local economy, and 100% of our partner retailers are independently owned and operated.

Your Impact:

As the Lead Product Manager at Myti, you will be instrumental in defining the future of our e-commerce marketplace, overseeing both the strategy and operations of our three-sided platform (serving shopkeepers, shoppers and drivers). Your leadership will drive a small, dedicated team to develop and execute our product strategy, ensuring it meets our users’ needs and business goals, while advancing our mission of promoting local commerce and sustainability. With Myti’s expansion into new locations on the horizon, you will spearhead the creation of a product strategy that can scale across multiple locations. Additionally, you will play an integral role in our value stream team, collaborating on strategic cross-functional initiatives to enhance customer experience, marketing, and operations.

Your Role:

  • Own and implement the product strategy and roadmap for Myti’s three-sided e-commerce marketplace and delivery system.
  • Align the product team with the Myti vision, mission and strategic pillars.
  • Work with the Value Stream team to build, run, and test customer-value-focused stories and features.
  • Manage a small team, providing mentorship, guidance, and support to encourage their professional growth and development.
  • Collaborate on cross-functional teams and with contractors, including engineering, design, marketing, delivery, and operations, to deliver features and products that align with they Myti strategic pillars and delight our users.
  • Conduct market research and analysis to identify user needs, e-commerce best practices, industry trends, and competitive landscape to inform product decisions.
  • Define and prioritize product features based on user feedback, data analysis, and business impact.
  • Work closely with stakeholders to gather requirements, define project scope, resources needed, and time to complete product initiatives.
  • Directly execute stories.
  • Monitor product performance, analyze metrics, and iterate on the product strategy to drive continuous improvement.

Ideal Experience:

  • 5+ years of experience in product management, preferably in the e-commerce industry, delivering products to market and finding product market fit. Saas experience is a plus as well.
  • Experience working in a growing startup environment.
  • Strong understanding of e-commerce marketplace dynamics, user behavior, and industry trends.
  • Demonstrated ability to execute product strategy in a changing and evolving environment successfully.
  • Experience in developing and executing product strategies that align with business objectives and user needs.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and mentor a small team, fostering their professional growth and development.
  • Experience in scaling product strategies across multiple locations is highly desirable.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively with cross-functional teams and contribute to strategic initiatives in customer experience, marketing, and operations.
  • Bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, computer science, or a related field is a plus.

Technologies and tools we use:

  • Shopify
  • Microsoft office suite
  • Monday.com
  • Slack
  • 1password
  • Hubspot
  • Agile

Our strategic pillars:

What sets Myti apart is its strategic approach, grounded in these crucial pillars:

Motivating Action: Myti enables individuals to believe they can make a difference and inspires them to act.

Investing in Connection: The company cultivates drivers of security and prosperity, guiding our business with a true partnership mentality.

Fostering Interactions: Every transaction on Myti is an opportunity for meaningful engagement, building a reservoir of goodwill.

Celebrating Place: Myti believes in the power of physical proximity, driving economic and social impacts in local geographies everywhere.

Cultivating Trust: Transparency, accuracy, and accountability are at the heart of Myti, fueled by real-world relationships.

Innovating for Humans: Built for people using powerful technology.

Physical Requirements:

  • Able to stand/walk for extended periods.
  • Comfortable being outside in all sorts of weather for at least 10-15 minutes.
  • Able to sit through video conferences with remote teammates.
  • Able to negotiate streets, sidewalks, and most retail and commercial business environments.
  • Able to work with computers, laptops, tablets, and mobile devices.
  • Able to safely lift and carry items up to 15 pounds.

Special Requirements:

  • A valid driver’s license is required. Incumbent must be able to operate a motor vehicle as needed.

Benefits and Perks:

  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Equity/ownership at a fast growing start up
  • Professional development budget for skill building
  • Discounted memberships to Fortify Fitness Gym, Burlington Surf Club, and access to Hula staff events
  • Organic wholesome snacks and fresh, local coffee
  • Office at Hula Lakeside, a net-zero building powered by the sun, heated geothermally
  • Panoramic views of Lake Champlain
Employer's Approach to Diversity, Equity, & Belonging

Myti provides equal employment opportunities to all individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, place of birth, citizenship, disability, veteran or military status, health coverage status, HIV status, genetic information, crime victim status, pregnancy or a pregnancy-related condition or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. The company does not discriminate, will not discriminate, and will not tolerate discrimination based on any of these characteristics during the application process or in employment.

All offers of employment at Myti are contingent upon favorable results of a thorough background check.

Wage or Salary
120,000- 145,000