Senior Product Manager

Xero - San Francisco, CA (30+ days ago)4.6

Who is Xero?

We’re one of the fastest growing SaaS companies in the world. We are the leader in beautiful small business accounting and productivity software – complete with payroll, inventory and more. And we combine the dynamic pace of a startup with the security of $375M in funding. We’re ranked No. 1 by Forbes as the World's Most Innovative Growth Company for both 2014 and 2015.

We offer a competitive salary, shares in the company and a great office environment including endless ping pong matches, impromptu happy hours, and a killer roof deck overlooking the stunning San Francisco Bay.

The Opportunity

Your name comes to mind when your colleagues are asked “who is the best product manager you know?”! You’ll be part of a top notch product team working on first of its kind cloud based accounting products. You will make a huge contribution to innovative software that measurably improves the lives of small business owners around the world, as well as have a positive effect on the small business economy.

What You’ll Do

You’ll be a Senior Product Manager in our Americas Product team, shaping our product. You’ll be a Senior Product Manager in our Americas Product team, shaping our core accounting product. You will build modern, #beautiful experiences focused on accounting and partner experiences across our web and mobile products. You will be expected to have deep insight and knowledge into the accounting industry as well as current products and tools that accountants use today. We work in an exciting and engaging agile startup environment where you will be encouraged to expand your skills, test your creative boundaries, share new ideas, and most importantly – have fun.
Own the accounting roadmap by understanding your customer, industry and competition
Partner with a team of engineers and designers from feature ideation through to development
Partner with business development to identify and engage key strategic relationships
Partner with product marketing to ensure features/products are successfully launched
Work closely with customer support to understand what is working and not
Deliver internal and external presentations as the face of your product
At a minimum, you should have
7+ years as a Product Manager or similar, accounting experience either in practice or the accounting software industry a MUST.
Proven track record for developing, managing, and launching modern web applications
Exceptional technical and data-analysis skills
Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills
Experience in UI/UX design a strong plus
Ability to #GSD in a scrum agile work environment

Now that we’ve caught your attention, it’s time to catch ours.

Please apply if you believe in our core values:
Love doing #beautiful work – contribute to a beautiful experience for our customers.

Show your passion for the #human side of product management through cultivating solid relationships with members of the team.

Seek the #challenge of complex problems, crazy-smart collaborators and a fast-paced work environment.

#Champion creative thoughts on how to better our environment by bringing a unique point of view while inspiring impeccable work from others.

Take #ownership by driving meaningful change and delivering results with passion and purpose.

Xero is an Equal Opportunity Employer.