Jan 12, 2019

Product Manager, eCommerce

  • Charlotte Russe
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
Full time Design eCommerce Web Data Analytics

Job Description

Sweet Beginnings: (history)
We started Charlotte Russe to put a spotlight on trendsetting women with our first store in 1975. It was all about major trends at value-oriented prices for young-minded fashionistas, eager to express themselves through personal style. Fast forward to today; our first store in Carlsbad, California has multiplied to over 500 stores across the U.S. & Puerto Rico, as well as thousands of phone screens through our website & app!
Fun Fact: We’re named after a delicious French dessert!
Make Stuff Happen: (why join us)
Staying true to our California roots, we’re headquartered in San Francisco with operational offices down in San Diego. If there’s one thing we can never have enough of here at Charlotte Russe, it’s talented individuals with an eye for style and a passion for helping our CR Girl live her best life. We’re a fast-paced environment, and we’re always on the lookout for creative ways to express our love for fashion. Sound like somewhere you’d thrive? Join the team!
General Summary
As Product Manager, Ecommerce, you will be responsible for supporting product strategy to improve the customer experience and drive revenue for Charlotte Russe & Peek Kids websites. The position will collaborate with business partners, subject matter experts, developers and vendor partners to establish business and technical requirements and track them through the process to a successful and on-time delivery of functionality/optimizations. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    • Partners with senior leaders on program level strategy development and execution.
    • Helps drive the product discovery process and effectively communicates business requirements.
    • Contributes to successful continuous delivery of product roadmaps, within budget and schedule, by identifying risks and developing/ recommending mitigation strategies.
    • Builds strong working relationship with teams across the organization to help support business strategies and initiatives.
    • Own product requirement definition and documentation.
    • Manage day-to-day operations and clarify requirements by conducting brainstorm sessions with inter-departmental teams to define product and technology requirements
    • Creates and analyzes regular and ad hoc reporting to monitor business KPI’s and to measure the effectiveness of product enhancements.
    • Maintains market awareness of industry trends and competitive landscape to help identify necessary updates and new opportunities.
    • Manages vendor partners to help solve customer and business problems and collaborate to drive for new innovations that best meet business needs and strategy. 


    • Experience integrating various 3rd party pixels in the context of Ecommerce, including platform compatibility, data capture/validation, performance, among others.
    • Exhibits both technical and business understanding.
    • Previous experience with sourcing activities; RFP, Analysis, Contracts, and Negotiations
    • Highly organized with the ability to multi-task and prioritize tasks to deliver expected results on time
    • Must have extremely strong interpersonal skills and the ability to maintain and develop internal and external relationships; collaborating across multiple business and technology functions, relationship building, and consensus building are essential
    • Self-motivated and results oriented individual able to work independently and work collaboratively with a team


    • 4-5 years of Ecommerce experience
    • Thorough understanding of end-to-end Ecommerce (Demand Generation, UI/UX, Checkout Funnel, Fulfillment, Customer Service)
    • Experience with and delivering Business Requirements Documents (BRD) & Request for Proposals (RFP)
    • Familiarity with content management and A/B testing tools
    • Familiarity with web analytics tools (preferably Adobe Omniture Analytics) and experience using data to make decisions
    • Understanding of Omni-Channel capabilities preferred
    • Experience in Scrum/Agile development methodology
    • ·Familiar with JIRA/Confluence