Full Time Job
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Product Manager

We're wanting to hear from ambitious, experienced professionals that are passionate about building high quality software and have a thorough approach to opportunity evaluation paired with commercial analysis. Working closely with the senior team you'll be responsible for our product strategy and roadmap.  

We're scaling rapidly MoM with our product usage and we're looking to add someone that can dedicate themselves full time to ensuring that our product and what we produce is world leading. There is significant untapped potential for our niche and we're well-resourced to tackle it. If you're looking for an unmatched opportunity to develop and deliver product for company that has a large customer base and is rapidly growing internationally this is the role for you.

What success in this role looks like:

  • You have a clear understanding of our strategic priorities and use this to guide your product decisions. 
  • You can clearly articulate and relentlessly champion the product vision to the wider team. 
  • You'll ensure that everyone knows how they contribute and what success looks like.  
  • You ensure that our customers have high quality experiences using our product.
  • Working closely with the development team you ensure what they built is to spec and with customer focused usability.
  • You ensure that decision and designs are always customer centric. 
  • You form great relationships customers, integration partners and seek out and explore mutual opportunities. 
  • You ensure that everyone is on the same page with timelines, WIP and our current status of our development. 
  • You have a methodical approach to decision making and prioritization. 
  • You seek to validate your ideas through clear research, customer engagement, product metrics etc.

What we're looking for:

  • Proven experience managing product in the SaaS or B2B software space. 
  • Proven experience delivering user-centric products and experiences.
  • Proven experience championing strategic priorities. 
  • Proven experience ensuring product vision team alignment.
  • Proven experience successfully executing product strategy.
  • Proven experience of taking ideas through to full commercialization and release.
  • Proven experience validating ideas and testing product hypotheses.
  • Experience leading and participating webinars with external partners. 
  • The ability to break-down complex or technical speak and communicate clearly to a wider audience. 
  • Proven experience growing user engagement and addressing customer pain points.
  • Someone who ensures decisions are evidence based. 
  • Thorough and clear when it comes to assessing and ultimately communicating product opportunities. 

Life at Comet:

  • Fully funded Southern Cross medical insurance 
  • Paid day off for your birthday 
  • Being part of a super friendly, diverse, ego free team 
  • Lovely office with views of the mountains / flexible working conditions
  • Free car parking / Bike lock area 
  • Good quality office coffee (C4 Beans)
  • Friday drinks
  • Opportunities for professional development
  • Interactions daily with companies and people all over the globe
  • A friendly company culture that encourages feedback and debate
  • The excitement of being part of a rapidly growing company and the variety that comes with it

Please note this role is based in our Christchurch office. 

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