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Senior Product Manager

Full-TimeMelbourne, AU

It’s an exciting time to be joining Rome2rio! Our vision is to be the world’s trusted companion for planning travel and we are implementing an ambitious 3-year strategy to help get us there.

Currently, we have an average user base of ~40mn visitors/month coming to us from across the globe. Users engage with Rome2rio to find the option they want to travel with, book their tickets, and book their accommodation.

Our mission for 2025 is to help users move away from the pain of using many different tools and to make it easier for them to plan, book and share their complete trip.

To help us achieve this we are looking for an experienced Senior Product Manager to join our team in Australia.

About the opportunity

We are looking for an experienced product manager to own the direction and execution of a part of our globally recognised product. 

Reporting to the Head of Product, the role works closely with Engineering, Design, Data science and other functional stakeholders in a rapidly growing consumer business that is looking to scale fast in the next 3 years. We have ambitious plans for the future as the travel market recovers and the leader will be able to participate and have an important role in an exciting journey.

Things you may work on

  • Owning the product vision for a part of the product and ensuring alignment with our strategy at different levels
  • Prioritising well, ideating and communicating a product plan  to deliver the vision,  ensuring consistent buy-in across the teams
  • Partnering closely with Engineering, and other functions, to operationalise  the product plan by ensuring alignment on capacity to deliver the product roadmaps
  • Driving a strong product development process that prioritises learning through experiments, takes constant user input, cross functional perspectives and delivers for the user outcomes that align with the business growth. 
  • Establishing, tracking and reporting the product performance with metrics that link the activities on the product to the user and business value
  • Advocating for  the user in the teams to  drive structured understanding of the needs of the user across the business

Who we’re looking for

  • A driven and ambitious team-player who is excited by the product, user problems
  • Data driven in prioritising, evaluating and managing the product development
  • Experience working in teams in high growth environments, with a strong performance track record
  • Worked on strategic initiatives to drive growth for scaling businesses
  • Flexible and open to change, with a strong desire to adapt and achieve the best within a constantly evolving environment
  • Well-organised and able to manage multiple priorities while driving focus in the teams
  • Worked on large scale consumer products that had millions of users
  • Experience in companies/teams which have a strong emphasis on team culture

Skills we’re interested in 

It would be great if you brought experience or a willingness to learn the following:

  • Strong product knowledge and technical understanding of how consumer web/app platforms work
  • Ability to set up, read and manage user focused metrics/KPIs at different levels
  • Excellent oral communication and presentation skills, storytelling ability to bring people on a journey, as well as being able to communicate clearly and with empathy
  • Excellent collaboration skills, and the ability to build strong, lasting relationships with both technical, and non-technical team members

We encourage you to apply even if you are still developing some of these skills and have a willingness to learn.

Rome2rio values diversity and inclusion. We welcome all applicants regardless of ethnicity, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability.

If you are interested please apply here!