Head of Premium Pet Food- Category Management

| Seattle
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Our Opportunity:

Chewy is currently seeking a Head of Premium Pet Food to join our exciting and fast-paced team in Dania Beach, FL or Seattle, WA.  We have very ambitious plans for this rapidly growing business and are looking for an experienced merchandising leader and builder. The Senior Director will own the business growth strategy, category P&L delivery, and continuously assess products and services to stay ahead of the competition.  You will lead a high-performing team in a high-pace environment so clear and effective leadership is critical. Our ideal candidate is a very experienced and versatile business leader, has a proven track record of high performance, thinks big and operates at depth in parallel, and has experience in building in high-growth business environments.

What You’ll Do:

  • Drive department to be the leading sales volume increase
  • Build out and own Chewy’s Premium Food experience to become best-in-class
  • Work cross-functionally with technology, finance, marketing, and merchandising to ensure close collaboration as well as holistic planning and execution
  • Develop and execute overall product assortment strategy to maximize sales and new customer acquisition
  • Generate new Merchandising concepts to gain incremental sales
  • Establish and manage key vendor relationships critical to the program
  • Hire and develop a high-performance team

What You’ll Need:

  • 15+ years of business experience in top retail, FMCG, or consultancy organizations
  • 10+ years of leadership experience
  • Demonstrated ability to launch and rapidly scale new business ventures
  • Having been the sole P&L owner of an important business and/or product unit
  • Strong business acumen and the willingness to move fast
  • Excellent strategic and analytical skills
  • Proven operator with focus on executing in excellence
  • Superior sense of ownership paired with a high-quality bar and an unshakable growth mindset
  • Strong leadership skills and experience developing and managing a high-performance team
  • Superb communication skills combined with the ability to influence cross-functional partners
  • Must be open to travel if needed 
  • Must have a Bachelor’s Degree; MBA preferred
Chewy is committed to equal opportunity. We value and embrace diversity and inclusion of all Team Members. If you have a disability under the Americans with Disabilities Act or similar law, or you require a religious accommodation, and you wish to discuss potential accommodations related to applying for employment at Chewy, please contact [email protected]. To access Chewy’s Privacy Policy, which contains information regarding information collected from job applicants and how we use it, please click here: https://www.chewy.com/app/content/privacy).
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What are Chewy Perks + Benefits

Chewy Benefits Overview

We offer competitive salaries and 401k, unlimited time off, comprehensive medical, dental, and vision benefits, in addition to wellness programs, online communities, and resources for improved physical and mental health... enabling you to be your best self - in and outside of work. With mentorship programs, employee resource groups, cross-functional job trainings, events, and customized development tracks for advancement, we're proud to help develop and promote our team members from within.

True to our business, we're pet-friendly and have fun pet-related perks like Paw-ternity leave for new pup parents and Chewy employee discounts. We offer countless volunteer opportunities, recreational club teams, company outings, happy hours, and team events to enable you to bond with fellow Chewtopians and have some fun!

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Daily sync
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Highly diverse management team
Unconscious bias training
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
We offer a commuter transit, parking, and dependent care FSA.
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Mental Health Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
We're currently 100% remote due to caution and care for the health & well-being of our team. Post-pandemic, we plan to operate in a combination of onsite and remote, with logistics still being defined
Family Medical Leave
Return-to-work program post parental leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Pet Friendly
Recreational Clubs
Chewy sponsors office sports leagues year-round.
Relocation Assistance
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Cross-functional lunch and learns.
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Online course subscriptions available
Customized development tracks
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