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Product Manager (Activation) at Airtasker

Sydney, NSW

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Our mission at Airtasker is to empower people to realise the full value of their skills. We create jobs and help people get more done all around the world. We are inspired every day by the people who make their livelihood on the Airtasker platform.

Airtasker is a global marketplace for local services. We’re building a platform that allows people to post jobs and allows taskers to earn a living through these jobs. We’ve spent the last year on a journey of growth and transformation - planting our flag in UK and Ireland and progressing on our vision for the local services economy. We are 4 million users strong, with over $300M of job opportunities created this year in Australia and overseas. We’re making huge strides and we need your help as we accelerate to our mission! 

You’ll be joining a diverse team. We come from all around the world, from all walks of life. We celebrate speaking up, solving fascinating problems, taking ownership and constantly honing our craft. We look for people who believe that getting your fundamentals tight and adopting a ‘first principles’ approach is a good way to tackle a problem. We also believe that is important to be pragmatic in execution and work on projects with a ‘right fit’ mentality. Our mission fuels how we work - you’d be part of an environment that truly values and welcomes your sense of inquisitiveness, ambition, and capacity to innovate. We’re small enough that your voice will be heard and big enough to deliver on these ideas at scale. We come together to meaningfully improve the lives of millions of people.

If you would like to be surrounded by people (ex- Google, Canva, BCG, startups) who are passionate about their craft and working towards a mission. If you would like to work in a data informed culture, you will enjoy the conversation with us and the people you meet through the process. We are excited to learn more about you!

An exciting opportunity exists for a Senior Product Manager who will help shape our product roadmap, objectives and vision. The role involve working with a full-stack team and focussed on a critical aspect of the business. You will be accountable for the product team's KPI's and seeking out new business opportunities in the product's marketplace environment. The successful candidate will be expected to plan and execute the product team’s work plan. We are looking for a leader to provide direction to the team in order to maximise the customers’ engagement.

What you'll do

  • You will need to take ownership of the complete product experience
  • Understand user and product metrics to drive engagement and usage of the product
  • Deliver a comprehensive product roadmap that are aligned to business vision and objectives
  • Drive the team and be chief evangelist for the Airtasker product
  • Build deep understanding of product and user journey
  • Orchestrate effective cross-functional collaboration to maximise the overall benefits to the customer sets

What it takes to be successful in this role

  • Experience in product management preferably in an ecommerce, shared economy or online marketplace
  • Strong business acumen and demonstrated knowledge of converting customer insights into valuable customer experiences.
  • Previous experience working in feature teams with empathy for the other disciplines
  • Technical management and investigation skills
  • Some experience with working in a small business or startup i.e. ability to manage work with limited resources
  • A champion for a customer-focused approach to problem solving
  • A savant in combining design and analytical skills to reach creative solutions
  • Ability to manage and lead highly cross-functional teams

What you'll love

  • Competitive salaries and equity options
  • Visa, PR sponsorship and relocation support
  • Learning and development budget to support your personal learning and development
  • A culture of flexibility - we know it’s important to have flexibility in your life
  • Relax, recharge, unplug - our Friday ‘Ask Me Anything’ session’s are legendary and we have regular company wide social events (fancy a boat ride by the Opera House?)
  • We provide support and resources to really bond with the people you are working closely - teams regularly go on fun offsites 
  • Dog friendly office - say hello to Harvey, Bruce, and Nico!

About Airtasker

Office address

  • 17-19 Bridge Street, Sydney, NSW, 2000

Company size

201-500 people

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