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Product Portfolio & Innovation Specialist

NotCo

NotCo

Product
Mexico City, Mexico
Posted on Friday, May 12, 2023
We are NotCo, one of the fastest growing Latin American startups in recent times. We innovatively combine science and technology to create plant-based products that are just as tasty, but with less environmental impact and taking the animal out of the equation. Our goal? For the good of the planet, we are going to reinvent the food industry: one delicious bite at a time. We are currently operating and conquering palates in Chile, Brazil, Argentina, Colombia, USA, Canada and Mexico.Part of our DNA is to undertake, take risks, innovate and move the needle! We are not a perfect company and we do not have the perfect culture, but we do have the right culture: we are a group of people working tirelessly to change the food system and mass market mindset to protect our world, our health, our future generations, animals , and what remains of the beautiful wildlife. We embrace diversity, at NotCo everyone is welcome, here the only thing that matters is talent, potential and the motivation to want to generate high-impact changes: we are a group of unusual people, under a common goal.Notco, a leading plant-based company, is seeking an experienced and innovative Product Portfolio & innovation specialist to join our marketing team. The Portafolio & innovation specialist will play a critical role in driving product innovation, managing the launch of new products, and ensuring seamless collaboration between various departments. This position requires a strategic thinker with excellent project management, analytical, and communication skills. Requirements
  • Collaborate with the Brand Manager to identify opportunities for new product innovations within Notco's existing product categories
  • Conduct market research and analyze consumer needs to develop targeted value propositions for each new product
  • Monitor industry trends and competitor offerings to maintain a strong competitive edge in the plant-based market
  • Develop and execute packaging concepts for new products, ensuring alignment with Notco's brand identity and most important product value proposition
  • Work closely with design agencies to finalize packaging designs, manage timelines, and ensure effective communication throughout the process
  • Utilize project management platforms (e.g., Asana, ClickUp) to effectively manage product launch processes, assign tasks, and track progress
  • Develop detailed project timelines, identify key milestones, and ensure timely completion of all activities
  • Communicate with cross-functional teams, including product development, supply chain, and sales, to ensure a seamless product launch process
  • Regularly update the management team on product launch progress, key milestones, and potential roadblocks
  • Develop strategies to secure management buy-in and support for new product launches
  • Address any delays or roadblocks in the product launch timeline and implement solutions to minimize impact
Qualifications
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in marketing, product management, or a related role, preferably within the FMCG plant-based or startup industry
  • Proven track record of successfully managing product launches
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to develop data-driven marketing strategies
  • Excellent project management skills, with experience using project management platforms (e.g., Asana, ClickUp)
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate with cross-functional teams and present to senior management
If our purpose and way of working vibrate with you, and you want to be part of this story, apply to join this squad.WHY NOT!