At Kinaxis, who we are is grounded in our common belief that people matter. Each one of us plays an important part in accomplishing our work, building our culture and making a global impact.

Every day, we’re empowered to work together to help our customers make fast, confident planning decisions. This is how we create a better planet – for each other, for our customers and for generations to come. Our cloud-based platform RapidResponse ensures that the products we need – everything from medicine and cars, to day-to-day items like toothpaste – make it to market and into our hands when we need them with minimal ecological footprint.

We make the world better, and you can too.

Product Manager, Supply Chain Solutions

Job location: This is a remote position. You can be located anywhere in North America (Canada/USA)

About the team

Supply chain planning has never been more critical for the purpose-driven organization that is looking to drive benefits for people, the planet, and their own profitability. The Kinaxis product management team works closely with business and IT leaders from many of the most innovative companies in the world to help them use their supply chain to gain a competitive advantage by delivery improved organizational outcomes across these three key corporate objectives.

What you will do

Product Managers, Business Solutions are responsible for guiding the success of one or more Business Solution product areas in the market place (eg IBP, Inventory, S&OP, Supply, Demand, Sustainability…).  They provide the deep product expertise needed to lead the organization and make strategic product decisions for their given product areas. The role spans many activities from presenting the product’s existing capabilities and roadmap to analyzing market and competitive conditions, to spending extended time with customers crafting a product strategy that delivers exceptional customer value.

This Product Manager is the subject matter expert assessing market position and requirements to create an attractive and differentiated product roadmap. The Product Manager is able to understand medium- and large-enterprise planning processes and assesses the impact of new features and capabilities on their daily operations. They also have a good grasp of the technology trends and how to best leverage them within their product areas.

Product Managers work with every functional group in the company from guiding the implementation with R&D to enabling sales, technical sales, professional services, and the support organization.  Ultimately, they are responsible for continued financial growth and adoption of their solutions.

What we are looking for

  • Degree in Supply Chain, Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Data Science, Operations Research or related field
  • Minimum 5 years experience as Product Manager or Business Consultant with technical and customer facing experience
  • Experience in supply chain as a practitioner, consultant, or product leader, driving the development or implementation of a new supply chain management solution
  • Experience with one or more of the six Kinaxis verticals (consumer packaged goods, life sciences, high tech, automotive, aerospace & defence, or industrial)
  • Understanding of how technology enables solutions to key business problems and experience creating business requirements for technical solutions
  • Outstanding communication and presentation skills
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Sharp analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Creative thinker with a vision
  • Strong attention to details
  • Ability to travel up to 20% of the time as global health regulations allow

If you want to be part a team that challenges you, moves fast, improves constantly, and makes a difference, let’s talk.

What we have to offer

  • Challenging Work - We love solving highly complex problems. And as the global leaders in our industry, we never stop innovating—our work is never “done. That’s because across our teams and in all roles, every employee is empowered to bring their best ideas forward and to jump in and solve the problems they’re passionate about.
  • Great People - We take our work seriously, but we don’t take ourselves too seriously! It’s in our DNA to celebrate, laugh, and have fun. We are stronger, together, when we are open, honest, and above all, real. Every person is valued here and plays an important role in our shared success.
  • Global Impact - As a global team spanning continents, boundaries, and cultures, every day we are inspired by the impact our work has on our colleagues, our customers, our communities, and the world at large.
  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion - Diversity, equity and inclusion are more than words to us. They are the guiding principles for building a culture where we celebrate each others’ differences, continuously strive for equality and recognize that inclusion makes us stronger as individuals, a company and a global citizen. 

For more information, visit the Kinaxis web site at www.kinaxis.com or the company’s blog at http://blog.kinaxis.com/.

Kinaxis strongly encourages diverse candidates to apply to our welcoming community. We strive to make our website and application process accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process, please contact Human Resources at accommodations@kinaxis.com. This contact information is for accessibility requests only and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications.

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