Director of Product
As a purpose-driven company with a heritage of leading shipping companies, we build and deliver a groundbreaking SaaS solution to change the shipping industry through digitalisation. We strive to help our customers optimise their business while reducing CO2 emissions. This is what empowers us.
Today, we are 200+ employees and more than 38 nationalities spread across offices in Copenhagen HQ, Athens, Varna, Mumbai, Singapore and New York City.
With a recent Series B capital raise of +$50 Mil, we are in a position to challenge the status quo. We proudly support the industry’s green transition and enable our customers to turn data into immediate decarbonisation actions.
What does it mean to be a Director of Product at ZeroNorth?
The Director of Product is a core part of the team leadership in ZeroNorth Bunker; together with tech, UX, and Data & AI, you will lead the product development process from idea to value realisation for our customers. It is a broad and complex role requiring the right mindset and leadership working across a diverse set of responsibilities and tasks.
In this role, you will:
Lead the development of the next generation digital bunker platform targeting buyers, suppliers, traders and brokers
Lead the ideation, discovery and launch of innovative products & features
Define and execute on our product development strategy and product road-map incl. providing recommendation on build, buy or partner
Drive product development with a team of world-class engineers, data scientists & data engineers
Integrate usability studies, research and market analysis into product requirements to enhance user satisfaction
Define and analyze metrics that inform the success of products
Answer incoming questions about the product and its capabilities
Facilitate the creation and maintenance of proper product documentation
You will flourish as our new Director of Product if you:
Are passionate about making global trade green
Possess deep domain knowledge about the bunker industry and want to apply this to build the next generation software for the industry
Have the ability to translate complex scenarios into easily understood problems to solve
Are a great collaborator. You work well with anyone from designers to account executives.
Have strong communication skills. Explaining complex technical solutions, so everyone understands them is no issue for you.
Know how to define and analyse the right metrics to inform the success of products
Can coordinate a decision-making process with all stakeholders, including software developers, to ensure that we capture and create value for our customers and our company in the best possible way
Have 5+ years of product management experience, working in an innovative software setup with product management and/or software engineering responsibilities - ideally from a startup or scaleup with SaaS solutions
Have a proven track record of building great user-facing products
Have Experience with managing the full product cycle, integrating customer feedback into product requirements and driving prioritisation
Are fluent in both oral and written English, as this is our primary language
Have a background in shipping (not a must, but a plus)
Your colleagues say that you:
Are always ready with new ideas
Love steep learning curves
Treasure solving challenging problems
Strong execution power
Are easy to be around
Know that for a product to succeed; the team behind needs to be fully empowered.
Are self-motivated, like to be kept accountable, agile and focused on exceeding customer expectations.
Don’t mind challenging things, and you’re good at working into the detail while still having a holistic overview.
We are ambitious and passionate with an exceptional “Can Do” attitude. We work in a dynamic and informal space with everything you could dream of, such as food, games, fantastic coffee and amazing people. We love what we do - creating apps and services that help scale and optimise everyday challenges. While doing this, we save costs and provide a severe reduction worldwide in CO2 emissions.
We are on a mission for the betterment of our planet, our people, and our company culture. Therefore, we embrace and encourage people from all backgrounds to apply - regardless of race, ethnicity, religion, nationality, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, neurodiversity, socio-economic status, culture or beliefs.
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- Hybrid Remote
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Workplace & Culture
Our team is growing, and as a market leader in digitalisation for shipping, we believe firmly that the only way forward is together. With some of the greatest creative minds, digital specialists and out-of-the-box thinkers in shipping tech, we encourage collaborative and close working, getting to the core of ZeroNorth’s mission.
Based in a newly renovated, modern building, ZeroNorth’s headquarters are in the centre of Copenhagen. Our offices are uniquely designed in line with our commitment to collaboration, ideas over titles and flexibility. As we continue to grow and face changing priorities as a workforce, we also encourage remote working.
Recognising the challenges posed by climate change, technology company ZeroNorth was founded to accelerate the transition to greener global trade. By blending cutting-edge data-driven technology with human expertise, the ZeroNorth platform provides a range of software solutions that are helping the global shipping industry cut emissions and reduce its impact on the climate, whilst improving commercial performance.
ZeroNorth offers one platform with multiple services and is an industry-leading software developer, which interconnects data into insights and actions, optimising global trade for cargo owners, vessel owners, commercial operators, charterers, and bunker suppliers. The company’s software offers a full range of services which support the value chain to increase earnings and reduce CO2 emissions.
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