Product Manager

August 11 2022
Industries IT: Software
Categories Information Technology, Product development and Management
Toronto, ON
AcuityAds is a leading technology company that provides marketers with a one-stop solution for omnichannel digital advertising with best-of-category return on advertising spend. Our journey automation technology, illumin™, offers planning, buying and real-time intelligence from one platform. With proprietary Artificial Intelligence, illumin™ brings unique programmatic capabilities to close the gap between advertising planning and execution. AcuityAds is headquartered in Toronto with offices throughout Canada, the U.S., Europe, and Latin America. For more information, visit AcuityAds.com.

We are hiring a talented Product Manager to join our Product Team and take the lead on one of our key value streams. The ideal candidate is a passionate Product Manager (ideally with AdTech knowledge/experience) who can apply product leadership on a daily basis. This role is cross-functional and collaborative in nature, and the new team member in this position will play a vital role in shaping our product vision!

This position is open to candidates based out of Toronto or those working fully remotely in Canada (outside of Toronto) or the US. For candidates based out of Toronto, this is a hybrid position (2 days in office, 3 days remote).

What You Will Do:

    • Work with cross-functional teams to manage the product roadmap from discovery through build and go-to-market, closely managing and leading the team with critical trade-offs
    • Effectively prioritize and make sure the team is always working on the most impactful user stories
    • Identify clear and measurable metrics to track the success of your value stream, and the hypotheses you need to prove along the way
    • Understand and validate the real needs of our customers and communicate those needs clearly to the team and the business
    • Manage and set the value stream long-term vision and strategy, through the roadmap and iterative learnings
    • Communicate this strategy to all of the relevant participants and stakeholders
    • Be transparent about the prioritization and roadmap process

What You Will Need:

    • Proven track record of performance in a similar role (you shipped features and products and can clearly communicate what went well, what didn’t, and what have you learned)
    • Strong leadership skills
    • 2+ years of experience in a fast-paced, agile environment
    • Ability to lead through influence, build consensus and make everyone successful as a team
    • A data-driven approach to product development and growth
    • Ability to process and synthesize information
    • A focus-driven mindset that gets things done and focuses on what matters
    • Strong communication skills and the ability to adapt to different audiences
    • A passion for product management and for delivering value to users
    • Technical degree/background (ECE, SW Eng, CS) or equivalent experience is preferred

What You Will Get:

    • An inspiring and family-focused culture with offices around the world
    • A competitive compensation package
    • Comprehensive health and dental benefits including life and disability insurance
    • An unlimited vacation policy
    • Generous parental leave benefits with a top-up plan
    • Time with our executive coach and Chief Empowerment Officer to assist in your growth and professional development
    • Participation in our Employee Recognition Awards program
    • An annual education and learning stipend
    • Corporate rates and perks including fitness membership discounts
    • We live and promote our company's values: Act with integrity​, Never settle​, Design to disrupt​, Customer-Driven​, Family-focused​
GREAT PLACE TO WORK®
AcuityAds is certified as a Great Place to Work® after a thorough and independent analysis conducted by @Great Place to Work Canada. This certification is based on direct feedback from employees, provided as part of an extensive and anonymous survey about the workplace experience. Check out our website here.
DISCLAIMER
This description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by the employee within this position. However, the actual responsibilities, duties, qualifications, and experience may vary. The Employee may perform other related duties as required to meet the ongoing needs of the organization. Information contained in this job posting/description is subject to change.
DIVERSITY, INCLUSION & EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
AcuityAds is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all our people and to providing a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. We expect and require the cooperation of all our people in maintaining an environment with mutual respect by and for all our employees and applicants.
All employment decisions at AcuityAds are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, colour, ancestry, creed (religion), place of origin, ethnic origin, citizenship, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity), sexual orientation, age, marital status, family status, political belief, physical or mental disability, receipt of public assistance, or irrelevant record of the offence.
AcuityAds provides accommodations for individuals with disabilities. If you require accommodation, please contact us by e-mail at TalentAcquisition@acuityads.com. This ensures that the appropriate accommodations are in place during the recruitment and selection process and before you begin your journey with us.
Let us know what we can do to help you be successful during your recruitment experience at AcuityAds.
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