Jobs at Alumni Ventures Portfolio Companies


Vice President of Product

Arrive Outdoors

Arrive Outdoors

Los Angeles, CA, USA · Los Angeles, CA, USA · California, USA · United States
Posted on Sunday, October 15, 2023
About Arrive Recommerce

Arrive is a venture-backed Series A stage technology company that powers Returns to Recommerce™ for brand and retailer partners, enabling companies to direct non-new product including returns and excess inventory into a fully-branded secondary resale channel. Arrive has built Recommence Management Technology, Recommerce Storefront Technology and Analytical Tools to help partners launch a profitable and sustainable business model. Additionally, Arrive partners with like-minded companies in adjacent verticals such as returns management, logistics and ecommerce enablement to increase margin and value for our partners. Notable partners include brands like YETI, Burton Snowboards and more across the fashion, apparel, footwear, active outdoor, home and lifestyle spaces. Arrive was named the 4th Most Innovative Retail Company by Fast Company in 2022.

Position Description

As the Vice President of Product for Arrive, you will be at the forefront of driving the vision and execution of our product strategy. You will lead the product development process, collaborate closely with cross-functional teams, and drive the innovation that powers our recommerce solutions. This role requires a deep understanding of technology, a proven track record in product management, and the ability to shape the future of our product offerings.

What You'll Do

  • Product Vision and Strategy: As a member of the Arrive executive team, you will develop and communicate the product vision and strategy, ensuring alignment with business goals.
  • Product Development: Lead the end-to-end product development process, from conceptualization to product launch. Drive the creation of innovative recommerce products and features that meet the needs of our brand and retailer partners.
  • Cross-functional Collaboration: Collaborate with various internal teams to gather feedback on product requirements and guide market positioning, ensuring the product aligns with business objectives.
  • Product Analytics: Own and manage product analytics, including monitoring the product pipeline and revenue goals. Use data-driven insights to make informed product decisions.
  • External Representation: Represent Arrive as a product leader in the recommerce industry. Serve as an active voice for Arrive both with partners and publicly.
  • Team Leadership: Build and manage a high-performing product team, fostering a culture of innovation, collaboration, and continuous improvement.

Who You Are

  • Proven Experience: You have 10+ years of experience in product management or equivalent roles, with at least 2 years of experience leading a product organization.
  • Strategic Thinker: You possess a strong strategic mindset and can effectively build and communicate a product vision.
  • E-commerce & Operational Expertise: You have a deep knowledge of e-commerce and fulfillment & 3PL operations and can leverage this expertise to drive product innovation.
  • Analytical Skills: You are proficient in data analysis, using analytics to inform product decisions.
  • Startup Mindset: You thrive in fast-paced, early-stage environments, and are flexible in adapting to changing circumstances.
  • Travel: You are comfortable with occasional travel as needed including one week a quarter for a company on-site.

Why Arrive

  • Key Role: You will play a critical role in shaping the future of a fast-growing company in the recommerce industry.
  • Collaborative Culture: Join a collaborative, energetic team with a friendly, supportive, mission-driven culture.
  • Benefits: Arrive offers unlimited PTO, robust healthcare plans (Medical, Dental, Vision), maternity & parental leave, and opportunities for professional growth including coaching.

Hours & Location

This is a full-time position that may be remote. Arrive is based in Los Angeles.


Submit your application at https://thearriveplatform.com/careers