Sodexo Operations LLC Director, Product Development (Marketing) in New York, New York
Sodexo is seeking a Director Product Development to support the Universities segment in USA and Canada . This position is virtual; working out of a home office.
Travel: Upto 50 % travel required
Key position responsible for the innovation, design, and development of offers and services which create engaging student, faculty, staff, and visitor experiences and impact the quality of life of our consumers. Responsibilities include:
This position will focus on development of new offers and unit specific design of integrated offers with measurable impact on Quality of Life. Development projects will orchestrate multiple hard and soft service lines into commercially viable offers that grow market share and profitability.
This position will lead design and visioning sessions with both internal and external audiences. This includes consulting with clients, perform experience design session with consumers, lead planning sessions with various development teams
Responsibility includes collaborating on experience planning and development with the service architects, development teams, and service platforms to develop robust offers and ensuring a focus on quality of life messaging and impact throughout the offer development cycle.
Responsibility includes leading teams through complex projects by applying advanced project and program management techniques
Work environment requires strong problem solving skills and independent self-direction, coupled with an aptitude for team collaboration and open communication. Executing interaction, service, and visual design as a part of a multi-disciplinary team
Managing Multiple Priorities
Project Oversight & Management
Building Strategic Relations
Strong visual communication and design skill ability
Strong conceptualization ability including developing visual design comparables
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Service design with a strong understanding of operational execution
Understanding of multi-user ethnographic research
Quality of production, and attention to detail
Ability to contribute segment thought leadership
Key position responsible for the innovation of new product development and managing the portfolio of products within the existing Signature retail brands. Responsible for hands-on production of food for retail testing and development. Will also assist in the processing of research date, costing of recipes, development of flavor profiles, and execution of on-site training. Will manage developmental projects independently as required.
Qualifications & Requirements
Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor's degree
Basic Functional Experience - 5 years of experience in product development
Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.
System ID 63993
Location US-NY-New York