Product Manager - Online Ads

Coles Supermarkets  Melbourne 


Requisition ID: 20888 

Employment Type: Full time 


Good things start here


This could be the very first step towards an exciting new career with us – a fresh beginning. At Coles Group, these are moments we live for.


Starting good things is what drives our purpose: to sustainably feed all Australians so they can lead healthier, happier lives. With a team of 120,000 people and an iconic portfolio of Australia’s most trusted brands, we’re perfectly positioned to turn a promising start into a whole lot more.


As the way we shop continues to evolve, our Digital team keeps us at the cutting edge. Driven by our innovative, inclusive, and forward-thinking culture, we’re constantly looking at ways to reinvent the shopping experience for our customers and build the next generation of digital retailing.



About the role

A great opportunity to join our growing Digital Product team within our Customer Experience and Technology (CXT) team has arisen. Reporting to the Group Product Manager and partnering closely with online ad sales team, you will be responsible for defining the strategy and roadmap for the consumer ads experience across the website and app to help grow Coles’ online ads business.  If you want to be a part our eCommerce transformation and see the meaningful and tangible impact your work has on the lives of millions of Australians every week, then do apply now.


Please note we are open to speaking to candidates based in Melbourne, Brisbane, or Sydney.



What you’ll be doing

As the Product Manager for Online Ads, you will partner closely with the online ad sales team to deliver ad sales targets while ensuring an optimised customer experience across the website and app for our Coles customers.


You’ll also:

  • Manage production resources for Online Ads/Supplier Campaigns
  • Own and manage the backlog for the squad based on Squad and Crew OKRs and work closely with your manager and Crew lead to ensures the backlog aligns with the business and product strategies.
  • Be responsible for end-to-end execution of initiatives, from discovery to delivery.
  • Work with 3rd Party vendor to enhance their product to create greater capabilities for the squad.
  • Live and breathe the product, showcasing new features that are delivered to the business.
  • Proactively identify areas for improvement to products and process.
  • Utilise data to help make informed product decisions.



Good things you’ll need

We’re after an experienced Product Management professional with experience working in large, digitally led and customer first organisations ideally within the eCommerce and retail space. 


You’ll also need:


  • Strong understanding of Online Ad Sales and the commercials required to deliver revenue targets
  • Experience building and launching high quality and business critical consumer products
  • Understanding of and practice with product management methodologies, especially those that support agile software development environments.
  • Experience working on eCommerce products within Omnichannel businesses is a plus with a solid understanding of web technology and online products
  • Passion for innovation



Why Coles?
We’re committed to making this a great place to work, from day one. From flexible working arrangements to discounts across all our internal brands (including 5% off at Coles supermarkets!), there are plenty of reasons to love working here. Explore all this and more at our Coles Careers website.


For everyone who shares our passion
We encourage applications from people of all ages, nationalities, abilities and cultures – including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, the LGBTQI+ community and people living with disability. We’re happy to adjust our recruitment process to support accessibility needs – so reach out to us at www.careers.colesgroup.com.au > Careers for everyone > Disability employment.


We’d love to meet you
If you have the skills, experience and motivation to succeed in this role, please take the next step and submit your application.