Product Manager at Purchasing Platform (Remote)

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Purchasing Platform is the leading standalone spend management & online marketplace solution for the real estate industry. Our platform ensures that property managers nationwide can purchase products and services in a compliant manner at competitive prices while empowering their vendors to lower their cost to serve and maximize resources. We’re modernizing the procurement function for this high-growth sector by creating technology and support solutions that drive control, transparency, and knowledge sharing. At the core of our success to date is a high energy and very talented team with diverse skills and a unified focus on delivering value to both our Members (customers) and the Vendors that support them.

As a Product Manager at Purchasing Platform, you will have the opportunity to work on critical parts of the product management life cycle from opportunity discovery, research and validation, product scoping and design, development and execution and last but not least, go to market strategy. You will be a part of our product team which helps define future products by conducting market research, performing competitive analysis, generating product requirements, and developing go-to-market strategies. We are looking for a highly motivated individual who thrives in a fast-paced and high-volume, work environment.

Responsibilities

  • Drive requirements and translate them to functional specifications for engineering and design.
  • Closely collaborate with engineering, QA, and UI/UX to deliver a best-in-class user experience and drive implementation of new product features/enhancements.
  • Performing validation testing of production releases, bug fixes, and feature requests.
  • Maintaining a prioritized backlog that aligns with available Engineering capacity and maps to an overall solution roadmap.
  • Working within an Agile framework and leading Agile ceremonies, including sprint planning, retrospectives, demos, and retrospectives.
  • Contributing to problem and solution discovery efforts by conducting internal stakeholder and customer interviews and research, and developing and running experiments to validate concepts.
  • Working closely with our stakeholders and users to understand the business and adapt solutions as it evolves.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Software Engineering, or Computer Science preferred
  • Excellent organizational, planning, communication and follow-up skills
  • Ability to communicate and work cross-functionally
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Active interest in the E-Commerce industry preferred
  • Previous internship experience in product management/development, marketing, and/or business preferred



The job posting highlights the most critical responsibilities and requirements of the job. It’s not all-inclusive. There may be additional duties, responsibilities and qualifications for this job. We offer competitive compensation and benefits (Health, Dental, Vision, 401k matching, Commuter benefits, and generous PTO) and our cultural hub is in Chicago. We provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age or disability.

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
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What are Purchasing Platform Perks + Benefits

Purchasing Platform Benefits Overview

Purchasing Platform offers our employees flexible work, unlimited PTO, healthcare and many more benefits.

Culture
Partners with Nonprofits
Purchasing Platform partners with non-profit organizations (e.g. the Shedd Aquarium) in a variety of ways to provide educational and volunteer opportunities to our employees.
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Purchasing Platform has a number of internal committees that focus on intra-company team building and activities, including a Cheer! community that arranges content for our bi-weekly Friday picnics.
Daily sync
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Highly diverse management team
Mean gender pay gap below 10%
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Employees can contribute any amount they choose to their FSA
Disability Insurance
Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance via MetLife for up to $25,000
Dental Benefits
Our dental plan covers almost all of our employee's out of pocket expenses
Vision Benefits
Our vision plans covers almost all of our employee's out of pocket expenses
Health Insurance Benefits
Our health insurance policy covers up to 90% of out of pocket expenses.
Life Insurance
Life insurance of upto $25,000.
Wellness Programs
Monthly $50 reimbursement for a wellness program
Mental Health Benefits
Online Mental Health Therapy via TalkSpace
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
We provide employees with a 401(k) matching plan. We match 100% of contributions for the first 1%, followed by 50% of contributions up to 6% of an employee's annual gross pay.
Company Equity
We offer a competitive stock incentive plans for our employees, vesting over a 4 year period.
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Employees who have been with the company for 90 days are eligible for unlimited time off with the approval of their supervisor.
Flexible Work Schedule
We offer our employees unlimited flexible hours with the permission of their manager.
Remote Work Program
Our remote work program includes work from home Full-time remote for all positions, Full-time remote for specific positions, Work remotely on occasion as needed.
Family Medical Leave
Employees who have been with the company for 90 days are eligible for unlimited time off with the approval of their supervisor.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Employees who have been with the company for 90 days are eligible for unlimited time off with the approval of their supervisor.
Paid Volunteer Time
Our employees receive unlimited hours per year of paid volunteer time with the permission of their manager.
Sabbatical
Employees who have been with the company for 90 days are eligible for unlimited time off with the approval of their supervisor.
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Employees who have been with the company for 90 days are eligible for unlimited time off with the approval of their supervisor.
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
We reimburse a portion of our employees commute costs.
Company Outings
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Full stocked kitchen with unlimited coffee and snacks.
Happy Hours
Pet Friendly
We are pet friendly, and love our employee's pets.
Fitness Subsidies
Monthly stipend for gym membership.
Home Office Stipend for Remote Employees
We provide or reimburse employees for home office expenses.
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
We offer professional development opportunities at the discretion of each manager.
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Most of our employees have access to intra-company mentors, including those outside of their department.
Time allotted for learning
We actively hire students/interns, and work around their school schedule.
Online course subscriptions available
Customized development tracks

Additional Perks + Benefits

At Purchasing Platform, no perk or benefit is off the table. Employees often ask for, and get approved for, a wide range of benefits. We take a lot of pride in the fact we support our local colleges and university by offering job and learning opportunities to students. Many of our employees are active in the theatre community, and we support their endeavors. Some of our employees are actively involved in conservation efforts, and we do our best to provide learning experiences for the entire organization.

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