Product Manager | To bridge global knowledge into China

Product Manager | To bridge global knowledge into China
That Spark is a new social enterprise. We joyfully create and share content and learning experiences to inspire, connect, and engage China’s community of changemakers.

We believe everyone deserves the opportunity to develop into the person and professional they want to be, including and especially those that work in service of others. Our platform offers a unique mix of on-demand content and small-group learning experiences to fuel your personal journey to impact.

 

We are looking for YOU to join us to ignite that spark, together

Nothing excites you more than seeing the potential of a product and leading the team to fulfill that potential. You are an experienced project manager. You manage to meet strict production deadlines while also bringing creativity, fresh perspectives, and a winning attitude to whatever you are working on. You have demonstrated that you are results-oriented and able to work well in a fast-moving team. Best of all, you are intensely curious, a remarkably good communicator, and a problem solver.

 

The Role:

We develop products that delight our users and help them to access a range of resources and learning opportunities. Our Product Managers are responsible for guiding the success of a product and leading the team that is responsible for implementing and improving it.

The Product Manager role specifically leads all workflows to bring top-quality translations of global best practices and knowledge in the social sector to changemakers in China.

 

Responsibilities:

► Work closely with the product director to lay out a vision and strategy for where the product can go in the future, then work to lead the team to develop those avenues to development.

► Work closely with the product team to design offerings that delight users and meet their needs.

► Translate customer usage and feedback into actionable insights and product features.

► See patterns in use and recommend product or process improvements

► Work with marketing team to communicate product value to potential users

The ideal person in this role will build the systems and processes needed to rapidly scale access to a wide range of useful content for our users. The content is in large part user-driven, so an important part of achieving success will be translating feedback and data on user behavior into product roadmaps and workflows that activate the action. The Product Manager will also lead the ongoing development of this product as new opportunities emerge.

 

The right candidate will have these awesome qualities:

► Passion to bridge global knowledge for professionals in China philanthropy and social sector

► Enthusiasm and passion to support China’s changemakers on their journeys to impact

► Fresh, interesting perspectives on learning and development in general and in the ► philanthropy & social sector specifically

► Superb problem-solving skills and mindset

► Previous experience in project management

► Track record of leading workflows that create innovative, exciting, customer-driven products

► Excellent written and verbal communication skills, in both English and Chinese

► Experience in personal, professional, and leadership development training or facilitation a plus

► Strong interest in working in a small, fast-growing startup

The successful candidate has great project management experience and a passion and interest in the qualities above. If you don’t already have the experience required, then give us examples of how you’ve learned other skills quickly and show us that you can learn these with the right support.

 

What you can expect to have from that spark:

► An opportunity to create something that matters and make your meaningful contribution

► A job to practice, learn and grow your expertise of customer-driven product management

► A mission-driven and result-oriented team, who will appreciate and support each other

► Competitive compensation and benefits

 

If you’d like to join us, we would love to hear from you. Please follow this link to apply: https://airtable.com/shrdE4HgTjzlhXCLz

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