Senior Product Manager - Content Creation Experience (in Leipzig)

About Staffbase

In a polarized world, we inspire people to achieve great things together. Our mission is to help organizations unlock the power of inspirational communication so they can thrive in the Narrative Age. Our award-winning communications channels – intranet, employee app and email – deliver experiences that drive engagement and inspire hearts and minds.

We’re headquartered in Chemnitz, Germany, with offices in many locations throughout the world, including New York, London, Berlin and Dresden. Our international team counts more than 750 employees from 45+ nationalities and we have a growing base of 2200+ customers that want to transform their employee experience. We are rapidly scaling, post-Series E ($115 million funding), have strong-growing revenue, and our customers love us.


We are looking for a Senior Product Manager - Content creation experience to join our product group helping companies and communicators to reach employees with one of the most used communication channels. This is an exciting opportunity to be in the driver seat of a product domain that is the home of 1000s of employee communication professionals - where user experience is key to our success. As we are leading and growing the employee communications space, you and your team will have the chance to make a significant impact on reach, efficiency, and collaboration in terms of the Employee Email communication channel. You will build products our customers need and want, to truly make an impact on their communication that reaches and engages all employees. To date we serve more than 2000 of the largest organizations, reaching millions of employees across the globe. 

An outstanding team of passionate, curious and customer value driven product managers is critical to the success of our company, as well as the companies of our customers. 

This role will report directly to one of our Group Product Managers and can be associated with one of our German offices. If this sounds like a good fit for you, skim the rest and apply now to join our outstanding team.

What you’ll be doing 

  • Developing a deep understanding of our content management system and the processes when creating content for internal communication. Then spreading and using that knowledge to discover new product opportunities for your domain 
  • You will partner with product research, data, sales and product design to identify, evaluate and communicate customer insights and pain points
  • Collaborate closely within a cross-functional scrum team on product discovery and delivery. You will continuously identify relevant problems and enable your team to solve them in an impactful and sustainable way
  • Together with your team of designers and engineers, you will lead the effort of scoping, prioritizing and managing the roadmap and backlog for your product area considering market and customer feedback. Evangelizing your domain narrative and aligning your efforts with the overarching company strategy
  • Collaborating with product marketing and customer facing teams, you will create launch plans and packaging while pushing for strong awareness of customers and our organization
  • Together with your team, you will identify, define and iterate on the overarching customer experience for your area and will be making sure this is aligned and understood by other teams
  • Monitoring and understanding the usage of your product, ensuring your product is hitting the right metrics and is being adopted by customers and users
  • Ensuring that Staffbase has the ability to deliver high-quality content to employees by providing the best-in-class content creation experience

What you need to be successful 

  • 4+ years of experience in the SaaS B2B segment and a proven track-record of launching products from ideation to production and market launch
  • Demonstrated experience and understanding of the tools and methods of product discovery and product delivery
  • Demonstrated experience in working in an agile environment 
  • You think big and small. Having built a portfolio of small experiments and large features, you are as comfortable whiteboarding a completely new experience as you are with optimizing existing features and flows
  • You are a strong collaborator and can engage with engineers, designers, data scientists, company leaders or other stakeholders
  • You understand the usage of data and metrics, the industry trends and competitive environment as well as customer needs to clearly define the impact future products will have in your key area
  • Excellent communication skills

What you'll get 

  • Competitive Compensation - we offer attractive salary packages including an Employee Stock Option Plan.
  • Flexibility - we offer flexible working time models and the option of hybrid work, and support this with a yearly flex work allowance of €1560.
  • Growth Budget - all employees get a yearly budget for external training of €1000, and one day off for growth per year (increase to two days in 2nd year).
  • Wellbeing - in addition to our yearly vacation of 30 days, we’re running a 4-day-work week every year in August with full payment.
  • Support - we’re offering a company pension scheme.
  • Sports & Health - join our sport courses in the offices or lease a bike with Staffbase. The offices are equipped with fruits, drinks and snacks.
  • Team Building - Regular team and office events including the yearly Staffbase Camp.
  • Volunteers Day - you’ll get one day off per year for supporting a social project. We will donate a small amount for that project in addition.
  • Employee Referral Program - one of your friends is a fit to one of our full-time openings? Refer them and get a referral bonus paid.

Location

Leipzig's charm has spread beyond regional boarders and today it is the largest city in the federal state of Saxony. Leipzig is a long-established transport and communications hub. As a centre for commerce and trade fairs that grew up at the junction between two military and trading roads, the city is today an important junction for transportation. You can find us in a co-working space at the "Alte Baumwollspinnerei" in Leipzig-Plagwitz.

Leipzig

Also available in Berlin, Chemnitz, Dresden

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