About the job

Context

eCommerce is key to the three GBUs, as highlighted in:

#1 The Digital Strat Plan Must Win program: “Best in class eCommerce, US First”

#2 Digital Tower November 2023 validated objectives for ‘24:

  • Get to Best-in-Class Sanofi US OneShop

  • Simplify US Landscape (bus & tech)

Mandate:

The Product Owner (PO) has ultimate accountability and responsibility to realize business transformation and value generation with business stakeholders.

Key projects for this role in 2024:

  • Lead successful completion of US Automate Program (H1)

  • Drive assessment of US Vaccines eCommerce Landscape to identify opportunities for simplification (for ex. Unify). Support decommissioning

  • Support the US Senior Product Owner in Best-in-Class US OneShop two-fold

  • Contribute to OneShop Product Vision & Backlog Refinement identifying Epics & Features required for US B2B market place

  • Lead the Vaccines program to cutover to US OneShop

  • The role will work closely with Digital CX experts, Digital US team, Digital Product eCommerce teams and eCommerce business teams, being an expert on US eCommerce digital products & innovations.

Key responsibilities:

  • The Product Owner (PO) ultimate accountability and responsibility is to deliver a workable product that delivers business value, every sprint. The PO is a member of the Agile Team responsible for defining Stories and prioritizing the Team Backlog. (S)He has a significant role in quality control and is the only team member empowered to accept stories as done.

  • Owns the “Product” from a “What” and “Why” perspective (accountable for vision and requirements) for their specified product, or component (if multiple delivery teams involved in solution delivery)

  • Works with scrum master and engineering delivery team daily, answering questions, addressing ambiguities, and being readily available when issues arise that could delay the project.

  • Is accountable for delivering incremental value every sprint, aligning with the overall goals from the business

  • Can negotiate Yes/No with the Business and/or the Digital Towers

  • Works closely and owns relationship with Customer Experience

  • Owns backlog prioritization of work

  • Creates requirements and Jira stories

  • Keeps the vision of the product up to date

  • Owns of roadmap and sprint priorities

  • Ensures follow up and reporting of KPI

  • Ensures that Digital Product/computerized system meets all controls to address applicable quality, regulatory (Data Privacy, GxP, SOX, etc.) and cybersecurity requirements

  • Closely work with business owner to define the product vision, roadmap and prioritize the most valuable features to deploy for customers and company.

  • Have a high passion to understand the internal and external customers’ needs, and always motivate team members to work on the valuable delivery.

  • Enjoy working with diverse groups of people and toward a common goal. Comfortable with ambiguity and try to find a proper alignment toward the final goal.

  • Foresee the full value chain and try to enlarge the product value to support business success.

  • Cross GBU Mindset – understanding how local product improvements can be applied to the global model

  • Program Lead for US Automate which increases customer self-service model Liaison, bringing Business and Digital key stakeholders together helping influence and negotiate business needs while aligning with Digital priorities

  • Ability to work cross business unit , representing the needs of Vaccines while working towards a common core, thinking Sanofi First

  • Critical incident coordinator, bringing the right teams together, gaining root cause analysis, resolution, and process changes

  • Communicates effectively to all levels in the organization, keeping stakeholders informed of technology enhancements and technical issues that have business impact

  • Prioritize and excel in delivering exceptional customer satisfaction

  • Successfully navigate and drive organizational change initiatives

  • Prioritize and coordinated product launch activities, supporting Marketing and eCommerce business and Digital teams

JOB-SPECIFIC SKILLS & COMPETENCIES

  • Agile Mindset and Practices (Advanced)

  • Consumer Experience (Advanced)

  • Digital strategy & Governance (Advanced)

  • Digital Project Management (Advanced)

  • Application Design & Integration (Advanced)

  • Compliance of Computerized systems (Intermediate)

TRANSVERSAL SKILLS & COMPETENCIES (SOFT & BEHAVIORAL SKILLS)

  • Business Acumen (Advanced)

  • Transversal collaboration (Advanced)

  • Strategic Thinking (Advanced)

  • Decision Making (Advanced)

  • Business Partnering and Consulting (Advanced)

  • Change Management (Intermediate)

Focus on required soft skills

  • Good communication skills that can adapt to different teams and profiles.

  • Ability to commit strongly and daily to the project, vision, team, and the business.

  • Ability to say “no” in a way that will not discourage or upset the business, explaining why a feedback item will or will not be developed and effectively moving the team towards productive conversations.

  • Ability to navigate and communicate smoothly from the small backlog items to the larger business goal aligned with the Digital priorities.

  • Curiosity, asking the “Why” questions from the business to understand business rules better and the “How” questions from the development team to create a better vision of what the final product should be

  • Ability to influence resources not under direct management to prioritize and support key initiatives

Sanofi Inc. and its U.S. affiliates are Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, gender, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status or liability for military status; domestic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by law.

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