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Product Manager (Remote Friendly)

We're looking for a Product Manager to lead the creation of valuable products for our clients (remote friendly).

Job Description

As a Product Manager at COLAB, your primary responsibility is to define a product vision that represents the client’s business objectives and drives value for their organization. You will serve as a leader of a dedicated team – collaborating closely, rallying the team around the desired product outcomes, inspiring the team, and holding them accountable to the established goals. You will also serve as a partner to the client, communicating effectively with them and proactively managing expectations. We hope that prospect is as exciting to you as it is to us. The Product Manager will be part of the Product Success Team and will report to the Director of Product Success.

At this time, COLAB will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

Who You Are

  • You have a balanced understanding of product success – you can help projects stay on track while at the same time understanding the business impact of every decision and resulting outcome
  • You have experience using Agile methodology and implementing iterative processes, preferably using the Atlassian suite (Jira, Trello, etc.)
  • You can easily foster good relationships by handling a multitude of people/personalities with grace and are able to provide constructive feedback effectively
  • You can delegate firmly by assigning the right task to the right person while articulating the goals, requirements, and measurements of success
  • You can anticipate needs and ensure people have what they need to get the job done right
  • You’re proactive and not reactive – you tend to see around the corner and effectively anticipate problems so that you can mitigate and hopefully avoid them
  • You are incredibly organized – you have lists for everything and employ effective tactics to ensure items don’t fall through the cracks or fall behind
  • You fiercely block and tackle for your team by assisting when projects have hiccups, providing guidance on solutions, and helping them see around their own corners

What You’ll Do

Client Advocacy

  • Understand and represent clients’ business objectives and best interest
  • Align stakeholders around the vision for the product
  • Deliver effective client communication; proactively manage expectations

Team Leadership

  • Serve as dedicated team lead – lead, inspire, and hold the team accountable, rallying around desired product outcomes
  • Drive collaboration within team

Product Vision

  • Define product vision, ensuring it is valuable, usable, and feasible
  • Prioritize product features and capabilities

What You’ll Bring

  • An expertise in managing both clients and product teams
  • 5+ years of experience working in at least one of the following roles: Product Manager, Product Owner, Account Manager, Account Executive, Strategist, Project Manager, Project Coordinator
  • A commitment to effective product delivery
  • An cross-discipline understanding of what it takes to create a successful website
  • A desire to collaborate with teammates
  • A desire to mentor and coach product team members
  • An ability to time manage and work autonomously in an appropriate manner
  • A dedication to understanding and solving problems
  • A general understanding of Agile methodologies
  • A unique perspective

What We’ll Bring

  • Competitive salary
  • Hybrid workplace (choose to work remotely, in our Richmond office, or a mix)
  • 4-day workweek (currently piloting)
  • Inclusive, sociable, and team-oriented culture
  • 100% company-paid health insurance
  • Optional dental & vision insurance
  • Retirement plan (401k) with company match
  • Life insurance (basic, voluntary & ad&d)
  • Paid time off (vacation, sick & public holidays)
  • Parental leave (maternity, paternity)
  • Short term & long term disability
  • Training & development
  • Access to onsite gym & pool

Sound like a good fit?

Let us know. Fill out the application and let’s start the conversation!