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Senior Director New Product Management
Key Leadership Opportunity. Responsible for the P&L, launch and growth of our innovative and disruptive product and service offering.
The Sr Director of New Product Management for AutoMist develops and executes the launch, growth, product development and operational deployment of the AutoMist automated hood cleaning system. You will lead and integrate all the activities required to make the current product completely rollout ready, develop the operational plan to deploy the product across 41 depots (distribution and service locations) across the USA and deliver on the financial potential of this major new product, with over 1,500 contracted customers. You will be responsible for delivering on the targets already developed for 2018 and then for developing the long term strategic plan.
You will lead the current product rollout team, including commercial, regulatory, product development, engineering and operations. You will also be responsible for driving and influencing the integration of the product into the sales, service, and operations teams across the company.
Key non-negotiable skills and experience required to succeed in this position include:
- Product Launch experience: Cross-functional talent for launching complex service/ B2B products preferred
- Process validation and ongoing process improvement experience
- Strategic Vision: Ability to set strategic vision for product roadmap and growth
- People Leadership: People development and team building skills
- Product Development: Experience leading product and project teams to develop multiple generations of product growth
- P&L: Financial responsibility and experience running a profitable P&L
- Ability to work effectively within matrix organization
- WHO WE ARE
Restaurant Technologies is the leading provider of highly innovative and value-enhancing bulk cooking oil management and back-of-house hood and flue cleaning solutions to the food service industry. Our solutions are environmentally sound, highly efficient and create a safer, more productive work environment for restaurant personnel.
With over 25,000 existing accounts we are an established, profitable mid-sized company poised for double-digit growth in the coming year. We are headquartered in suburban Minneapolis, Minnesota with a growing number of sites strategically located across the U.S. serving over 40 metropolitan markets.OUR CULTURE
At Restaurant Technologies, we've cultivated an award winning workplace for driven team members who enjoy a fast pace and rapid growth balanced by a flexible and supportive environment. We've earned recognition as a "Best Place to Work," by the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal along with The Minnesota Work Life Champions Award while consistently earning a spot on the list of Minnesota’s Fastest Growing Companies. In addition, we've earned numerous awards from our customer base who consider Restaurant Technologies a valued strategic partner.OUR CUSTOMERS
We serve national quick-service and full-service restaurant chains, independent restaurants, grocery delis, convenience stores, hotels, casinos, universities and hospitals. Many of the leading brands in food service partner with Restaurant Technologies including McDonald’s, Burger King, KFC, Shake Shack, Applebee’s, Albertson’s, Wegmans and more.