Are you ready to join autoTRADER and help us create bar-raising digital experiences for our clients and customers? Do you have an entrepreneurial spirit and enjoy a flexible work arrangement?
As we continue to leverage trending technologies to drive customer-centric innovations, we also provide a Company Culture unlike any other.
We are all about Collaboration, Growth and Fun.
Trader Corporation is the team behind Canada’s leading automotive marketplace, autoTRADER.ca, as well as a world class digital advertising business.
We are a technology driven company that creates compelling solutions for our users and dealer customers. We are expanding our team and need are looking for an enthusiastic Senior Project Manager to join our team.
As a Senior Product Manager, Trade-In (Instant Cash Offer), you will have major impact on the future of our business and our customer experiences by defining and leading execution of product and feature roadmaps.
Instant Cash Offer connects dealers with consumers and supports them in more effective on-the-lot negotiation processes.
You will lead our efforts to make it even easier and faster for consumers to sell or trade their vehicle while also providing a new, well-qualified, and ready-to-go inventory source for our dealers.
You are passionate about understanding user needs and pain points, product commercialization and working with internal and external cross-functional partners to simplify complex problems and ship elegant solutions that help both dealers and consumers.
You will also work in close collaboration with sales, operations, marketing, analytics, 3rd party partners and other services required to drive meaningful impact for our customers.
We are looking for a candidate obsessed with Product and Product Commercialization to deliver an experience that delivers value to the business and our dealers while creating a best-in-class consumer experience.
You have proven success in business outcome ownership, a bias for action, and thinking big. The Senior Product Manager will need to exhibit the ability to make the hard, high-judgment trade-offs and work in a fast paced, analytical environment.
The right candidate will bring a good mix of experience with product management skillset, eCommerce and marketplaces, and a roll-up-your-sleeves, entrepreneurial approach.
What you’ll do
What you bring to the table
You consider the impact to all devices and international points of sale when spec'ing your feature regardless of whether your feature initially targets a subset of those cases.
You have a feel for the level of effort required for a feature you are defining and take that into account when drafting your requirements.
You know how to motivate your team to push through challenges and do whatever it takes to get your project out the door.
You can connect project-level outcomes to key metrics that drive your product area, and that are meaningful outcomes for the business.
You can effectively balance feedback from users with the business needs of the company and make the right trade-off decisions.
You under the role that design plays in explicating product functionality to the user, and you work with design to create products that are easy to understand and use.
You can clearly articulate to your peers why your current work is important to the company. You can identify when you are hitting the point of diminishing returns and can make the case to slow / stop investment.
You define a clear vision for your product area.
You make a meaningful impact to the strategy through day-to-day product execution and through your contributions to the roadmap.
You seek to find product solutions that strike the right balance of stakeholder needs. You can effectively escalate when a solution cannot be found.
You seek out informal opportunities to mentor more junior members of your team, helping to guide the project execution.
You mentor more junior team members on how to do the same. You work with your manager to put together a concrete, actionable career development roadmap.
Must have experience
What’s in it for you
Do we have your attention now? If so, we would love to hear from you!
At Trader Corporation, we welcome everyone to apply. We are committed to diversity and inclusion in our workplace, where every team member feels valued.