Group Product Manager

Babylist is on track to reach over $1B in gifts given on our platform in 2020 and helping 1 in 3 parents prepare for a new phase in their lives. We are looking for an experienced Group Product Manager to help scale our ecommerce, revenue and operations systems to meet the needs of our exponential growth of our business. You will own the product strategy and build out a team to own mission-critical tools that enable our teams across Babylist to successfully achieve their objectives. The ideal candidate will be highly organized, technically nimble, and obsessed with the customer experience and automation.

Our approach to product management is deeply rooted in understanding the customer and placing emphasis on the user experience. You are a person who is passionate about improving lives through the products you build; through Babylist, you will have the opportunity to impact one of the most important and transformative moments in a person’s life. 

What You'll Do

  • Own the product strategy and deliver the roadmap for our product’s core business logic and third-party integrations
  • Hire and lead a team of PMs to support the growth of our technical platform
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with exceptional teams including Business Operations, Supply Chain, Inventory, Finance, and Engineering to understand opportunities to scale and drive efficiencies throughout our tech ecosystem.
  • Collaborate with Product, Design, and Engineering teams to shape the future of our internal products and how we leverage the 3rd party platforms we rely on.
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge and documentation of internal and external system functionality, customizations, and integrations, and proactively identify opportunities for process and workflow improvements.

Who you are 

  • You have 8-10+ years of product management or related experience, previous work in operations, ecommerce, retail or internal tools is a must.
  • You have built or managed a high performing teams
  • You are able to synthesize complex internal needs across the company while considering customer value and future growth. And be able to ruthlessly prioritize to get the right things done. 
  • You have experience with systems integration, data flow, APIs and automation of manual processes and can write basic SQL queries.
  • You are comfortable leveraging your expertise to jump in and do whatever necessary to achieve your objectives
  • Have demonstrated a deep empathy for users and their experience with every aspect of your products
  • You’ve done hard things. 

About Babylist

At Babylist, we help expecting parents get exactly what they need for the arrival of their new baby. Founded in 2011, Babylist is a popular baby gift registry in the US. We serve millions of families every year to help them make the journey to parenthood less overwhelming and more fun. Families can add any item from any store to their registry, including products Babylist directly sells, alongside meaningful gifts like babysitting and meals, which they can’t buy in stores. The baby retail market is underserved and Babylist is well positioned to be the trusted brand that helps new families through this monumental life stage. In the US alone, 4 million babies are born every year and we have over 1.5 million new families signing up to create a baby registry with us annually. This year, 10M loved ones will give the perfect gift using Babylist. 

Why You Will Love Working at Babylist:
 
 • We get stuff done
 • We have a real impact on people’s lives
 • We're passionate about our users and we genuinely appreciate them
 • We work at a sustainable pace for long-term success (yes, we’re profitable)
 • We are growing and have meaningful opportunities for career advancement
 • We’re a technological and results-driven business
 • We believe in autonomy and reward taking initiative
 • We have experienced leadership that is always open to new ideas
 
Benefits:
 
 • Competitive pay
 • Competitive health benefits including company-funded medical, dental, and vision
 • 401(k), FSA plans, and disability insurance
 • Flexible, paid parental leave policy
 • MacBook Pro, tools that you'll need to be successful, and remote working stipend for office set-up
 • Company-wide events and meetings to connect with the broader Babylist team
 • We work at a sustainable pace; in general we don't work late or on weekends
 
If your experience is close to what we’re looking for, please consider applying. Experience comes in many forms – skills are transferable, and passion goes a long way. We know that diversity makes for the best problem-solving and creative thinking, which is why we’re dedicated to adding new perspectives to the team and encourage everyone to apply.

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