Job Description:
BookBub seeks hands-on, entrepreneurial leaders to own and grow areas of the product, launch new services, and drive ambitious business goals. Specific responsibilities include:

  • Assessing customer needs, competitive products, and internal assets to prioritize what to build for achieving top-level product and business goals

  • Working with software engineers, UX designers, and other members of the BookBub team to scope initiatives, draft wireframes, and launch or upgrade products

  • Coordinating with marketing, business development, and others in the organization to drive customer adoption of initiatives and products

  • Running tests and data analysis to assess success in achieving planned goals and ensuring quality

Ideal candidates for the position will have:

  • An aptitude for turning high-level strategic long-term goals into specific actionable near-term initiatives that drive product innovation efficiently

  • A strong ability to assess customer needs and preferences through user surveys, A/B testing, market research, data analysis, and rapid experimentation

  • Superior project and general management skills in order to gain consensus from stakeholders, forecast timetables, and coordinate work across the organization

  • A deep understanding of how internet services are built and work, and an ability to collaborate with the engineering team to build great products

  • Strong instincts around user experience and a passion for understanding consumer behavior to create great experiences in conjunction with designers

  • The ability to work independently, self-manage, and both set and meet ambitious goals

  • Excellent data analysis skills and general acumen for making strategic business decisions

  • Bachelor’s degree; a management and/or computer science degree a plus

  • Previous product management experience at a consumer web property and/or an MBA expected for more senior positions

About BookBub

BookBub is a rapidly-growing startup launched by serial entrepreneurs in 2012. Millions of readers interact with the site every day and the service helps thousands of leading publishers and authors drive sales and find new fans. Connecting readers with great deals on ebooks is just the beginning for BookBub. We're growing our team to launch new consumer-facing book discovery features, tools for authors and publishers, and other web and mobile products that address the digital transition of the publishing industry.

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