Product Manager Jobs in United States at The Folklore Group

Title: Product Manager

Company: The Folklore Group

Location: United States

About The Folklore

The Folklore is the leading destination for global customers to discover and shop Africa and the diaspora’s top luxury and emerging designer brands. We specialize in curating beautifully handmade and sustainable men’s and women’s fashion, accessories, beauty, and homeware products. The Folklore is a Techstars (Techstars Seattle 21’) and venture capital-backed company that has been featured by Vogue, Forbes, Fast Company, Bloomberg, and New York Magazine. The company has a history of partnering with top luxury corporations like Farfetch to further promote its efforts to increase the visibility, opportunities, and financial success of designers in Africa and the diaspora.

What you will do

We are looking to hire ourfirstproduct manager to own and define our product roadmap. Since this is the first hire to our product team, you will have a significant impact on the company and our mission. You will also be able to build the product management function at The Folklore from the ground up. Here are some things to expect in your role:

Use your deep technical understanding modern ecommerce SaaS platforms to help define and prioritize features and product iterations.

Regularly communicate with customers on their needs and proactively define features that will improve their experience and consistently surpass their expectations.

Work with internal and external designers to help make your vision visually delightful and intuitive for a very style-conscious customer base.

Define and manage our sprints by dividing ambitious features into smaller, prioritized components.

Some components of the platform that you might work on are video commerce, integrating with international payments platforms, international shipping, ecommerce analytics dashboards, intelligent recommendations, and defining the most intuitive product management interface on the planet.

About you

3+ years of product management experience at a modern ecommerce SaaS company

Experience defining, building, and shipping a complex product for the web and making it extremely intuitive for a non-technical user base.

Experience communicating across the entire org, including design, engineering, marketing, and the user base to build and iterate on a roadmap.

Experience defining and working with internal APIs and building internal tools and dashboards

Experience defining and shipping mobile ecommerce apps in parallel with a web platform

Experience working with UX and prototyping tools like Figma create functional, interactive specs

Experience at early-stage startups, working in ambiguity, looking for gaps in the product, and having a very high attention to detail

Nice to have

Experience evaluating and working with external APIs and third-party technical partnerships

Technical experience with coding or ability to weigh the pros and cons of technical architectures

Experience working with an international user base, including different currencies and languages

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