Adevinta Senior Product Manager in Amsterdam, Netherlands
Senior Product Manager Would you like to work for one of the largest online platforms, for one of the strongest brands, in Benelux? Are you passionate about using insights to help in real-world user problems? If so, then this might be a magnificent opportunity for you. What we do and are proud of Marktplaats in The Netherlands, and 2dehands and 2ememain in Belgium, are part of Adevinta: a global online classifieds specialist with marketplaces in 16 regions. The three brands are hosted on a multi-tenant platform, operated from our Amsterdam location, and are the top players in the classifieds space throughout the Benelux region. We run on both Android and iOS apps, and on the web. We offer consumers the opportunity to trade their unwanted products and contribute to a greener, circular economy. We offer businesses - of all sizes, from the smallest hobbyist to the biggest brands in Benelux - a platform to showcase their goods and services online to over 11 million monthly unique users. Adevinta is recognised as a sustainability leader and is one of only six companies listed in the Media & Entertainment industry group on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) Europe. The role This is a great opportunity to work on one of the most famous and visited platforms in The Netherlands and Belgium, and we are looking for you as a Senior Product Manager (d/f/m). You will be part of a cross-functional team, developing, maintaining and improving the platform. You will sync with your fellow teammates within the team and colleagues across the company on features and newest developments. This is why your new job is challenging: * Setting a medium and long-term product strategy by identifying future opportunities and risks and keeping track of related industry trends and developments * Working closely with data, design, and engineering, you will develop a detailed understanding of the needs of our marketplaces and their users through research, data analysis and talking directly with customers * Defining Metrics to measure the impact and success of your team and scope * Crafting product plans and communicating them with a diverse range of stakeholders * Leading multiple high complexity, high impact projects from end to end * Collaborating closely with other Product Managers to define how we can always have the highest impact and reach in our marketplaces * Be an advocate of our User of the different platforms. What we expect from you: * Bachelor/Master degree * 5+ years of product management experience with digital products * Knowing the commercial impact of your products is as important to you as understanding product development. * Extensive experience and are most comfortable with Agile methodologies * Validated design instincts and product taste across platforms. * Strong customer focus and willingness to really commit. You use data from tracking, user testing and A/B tests to improve business value * Experience with different measures of product discovery, quantitative testing (e.g. A/B-testing) and qualitative testing (e.g. Usability testing) * You´re able to use hard data and metrics to back up your hypotheses * At ease speaking to large groups, and addressing topics demanding people and highly skilled engineers. * Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. You make complex topics easily understandable. What we offer: * Meaningful Work: We are a diverse, international, highly skilled and passionate team committed to a world where people share more and waste less. Every day you will have the opportunity to make a huge difference for our users, customers as well as shape the future. * Flexibility: We believe that work is what you do, not where you do it. So we provide mobile work and flexible hours that gives you the autonomy, and scope to set your own working patterns and agendas. We empower our teams and people to decide which key moments they want to spend face to face, instead of fixing a number of office days. * Work-Life Balance: Our people really do come first and we have lots of options for greater work-life balance, including four weeks work from anywhere per year, part-time work, plus an additional three months fully-paid parental leave time. * Growth and Development: We are a global organisation who truly believes in growing our people. To support this we offer lots of development and training opportunities as well as providing a budget for our team members. * Competitive Compensation: We know that our people are the key to our success and our compensation packages reflect this. * Connection and Inclusion: Our culture is the glue that holds us together. We believe in making meaningful connections and creating an inclusive atmosphere with lots of opportunities to connect both in your day to day work and through social team activities (online and offline). Benefits Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you’re single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, Adevinta* offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs. Covid-19 People are the heart of Adevinta*, and their health and well-being are our first priority. We continue to monitor local government guidance and partner closely with medical advisors to determine the safest and best next steps for everyone. We will discuss the particular case for your region during the interview process. As a general rule, interviews will be completed remotely over video calls. eBay Classifieds Group (eCG) is now part of Adevinta, an innovative leader in digital marketplaces. We’re all about matchmaking, and our sites help people find whatever they’re looking for in their local communities. Every connection made or item found makes a difference by creating a world where people share more and waste less. As a global network of loved local brands, including eBay Kleinanzeigen in Germany, Marktplaats in the Netherlands, and leboncoin in France, our teams are there to make things better, safer and easier for the people who choose to visit and use our marketplaces every month.