Product Manager, Business Systems

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At Loam, we have the earth in our hands. As a team of scientists, farmers, and entrepreneurs, we are on a mission to revolutionise agriculture and address climate change. Through our cutting-edge microbial technology, we are enhancing soil health, boosting crop yields, and sequestering carbon to create a sustainable future for farming. We are committed to empowering farmers and promoting regenerative practices that benefit both the environment and their bottom line.

As a fast-growing agricultural startup, Loam offers a dynamic and collaborative work environment where innovation and passion thrive. We embrace diversity and believe that our collective expertise and shared commitment can make a significant impact on the global agricultural landscape.

Join us on this exciting journey as we transform agriculture and build a sustainable future together.

About the Role

As a Product Manager within the Business Systems team, you will play a crucial role in designing and implementing efficient business processes and systems that support Loam Bio's diverse operations. Collaborating closely with various business units, including sales, customer success, supply chain, and finance, you will identify cross-functional needs and coordinate the implementation of software systems to support critical business workflows.

This role requires a deep understanding of business operations, strong project management skills, and the ability to lead cross-functional teams. You will be responsible for directing the work of a small team of business analysts, guiding them in the development and design of effective solutions.

The ideal candidate will have a keen interest in or experience with startup and scale-up businesses, as this role demands adaptability, innovation, and a proactive approach to problem-solving.

Key Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with business units to understand their needs and pain points
  • Design and implement cross-cutting business processes
  • Oversee the selection and implementation of software tools
  • Lead cross-functional business operations teams
  • Direct the development and design work of business analysts
  • Ensure alignment between business needs and technology solutions
  • Drive process improvement and efficiency gains
  • Manage projects and timelines effectively

Requirements

  • Proven experience in product management, business analysis, business operations or a related field
  • Strong understanding of business processes and systems
  • Excellent project management and leadership skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams
  • Experience with startup or scale-up environments is preferred
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Benefits

  • Fast-growing start-up with many opportunities for capacity building and career development.
  • Work alongside leading scientists and innovators in an international organisation.
  • Enjoy an inclusive and supportive culture.
  • Competitive salary based on experience.

Why you should join us:

We're tackling some of the most challenging issues of our time, and we're doing it with a team that's passionate about making a difference. If you're looking for a role where you can use your skills to contribute to a mission that matters, we'd love to hear from you.

Loam Bio is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive team. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, or any other characteristic.