Who What Wear is seeking a full-time Product Manager to help drive our company’s product vision and roadmap. This role requires someone with strong business judgment, a thorough understanding of current web trends and technologies & product management best practices while keeping in mind the consumer experience. We are looking for someone with a passion for ideating and conceptualizing best in class web products and experiences, and who can translate these qualities into winning Internet products and services. The ideal candidate should have a strong understanding of the online media/advertising/e-commerce space, along with extensive experience in managing all aspects of the product lifecycle including product strategy development, product roadmap management, defining requirements and documentation, product marketing, implementation, analyzing business metrics and iterative improvements.
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES • Inform product roadmap with new, justifiable ideas to enhance user experience, existing site functionality and introduce new features that align with Who What Wear’s business objectives, which may include site re-designs, site optimizations and new product launches • Lead and implement various product initiatives from conception to launch • Continuously monitor and assess site performance and user feedback in order to drive informed product decisions for enhancement and improvement • Conduct and lead project definition activities including business requirement gathering, site assessment, competitive analysis, etc. • Own project roadmaps and drive deliverables to completion • Maintain a deep understanding of all emerging digital media platforms and articulate developments, trends and opportunities • Work closely with operations, creative, technology and development teams to plan and launch projects on time, on budget and on spec • Facilitate the communication throughout the development process between multiple internal teams including engineering, marketing, operations, sales and advertising • Stay abreast of industry trends and emerging technologies in order to provide sound product recommendations and updates to executive management
JOB QUALIFICATIONS • Minimum 5+ years of overall product management experience • Comfortable managing and interacting with a diverse set of technical and non-technical stakeholders, such as Creative and Developers • Heavy analytical, problem solving, project management and organizational skills • A passion for usability and a good eye for consumer-friendly design & strong attention to detail • Excellent oral and written communication skills • Strong leadership instincts, business judgment, understanding of current web trends and technologies, and mastery of product management best practices • Solid understanding of advertising performance and site monetization in order to incorporate into product features seamlessly • Exceptional organizational and quantitative analytical skills • Experience with site optimization and using A/B multivariate testing • Proven ability to distill business and product requirements into actionable tasks for creative and development team members • Understanding of information architecture strongly preferred • Experience with user experience documentation including sitemaps, wireframes, interaction designs, use cases and navigation models strongly preferred • UX/UI design experience a plus • Front end programming skills a plus
COMPENSATION This is a full-time salaried position located in Los Angeles. Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.
INSTRUCTIONS FOR SUBMISSION If interested please send your along with a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. The subject line of the email must read: “RESUME: Product Manager” Please follow these instructions carefully in order to be considered. No phone calls please.
Due to the great number of resumes we receive, regrettably, we are unable to respond individually to each person interested in a position at Who What Wear, or answer inquiries regarding the status of a particular resume. If there is interest in interviewing you for an available position within our company, a representative from Who What Wear will contact you in the near future.
ABOUT WHO WHAT WEAR Who What Wear is the definitive authority for trend-setting fashionistas and their followers between the ages of 18-34 – this multi-media brand has quickly become the essential resource among tastemakers everywhere and is beloved by numerous stylish celebrities such as Rachel Bilson and Nicole Richie, all the while, appealing to all young women with its inclusive voice and approachable take on fashion, celebrity and style.
Who What Wear reaches its audience through its online magazine and a daily email newsletter covering the latest in celebrity fashion, runway trends and beauty secrets. The WWW content also includes online video and books – Who What Wear TV was the #1 downloaded podcast on iTunes within the fashion vertical during its entire 4 season run, and the books, Who What Wear: Celebrity and Runway Style for Real Life, and What to Wear, Where, have received rave reviews. Who What Wear will soon be expanding its business by launching Who What Wear Beauty, where we will cover the latest beauty products, newest hair and makeup trends and tips, as well as Clique by Who What Wear, the destination for VIP discounts, exclusive products and deals available on the web, all chosen by Who What Wear editors.
WWW was launched by two former ELLE magazine editors in 2006 and is located in Los Angeles.