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22/06 Admin
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Meesho - Product Director (10-15 yrs)

Bangalore Job Code: 1114373

Director Product


About the team:

- Product Management in Meesho closely resembles our rapacious growth. Because we obsess over understanding customer behaviour, we've been able to carve out an e-commerce niche in Tier 2/3/4 towns in Bharat. Our business growth is testimony to a singular focus on how we think of product' for our unique customers ; ones that have barely shopped online, but are now able to because of Meesho.

Fun fact: Nearly 5% of India's households shop with us.

- As our Director of Product, you will collaborate with Developers, Product Managers, Designers, Data Scientists, and Engineers. We are driven by a user-first' mindset. We have a strong bias for action. Above all, our team is driven by impact, not features. We drive problem discovery' & delivery - not only obsess over what to build, but execute with rigour to create impact.

- But there's more we love to have fun as much as we love to work hard. From movie buffs, to sportspersons, we have a super cool team. So, if a game of badminton after a day of brainstorming at work sounds like something you would love to do, then join us!

About the role:

- As our Director of Product, you will lead a team of Product Managers, Senior Product Managers and Product Analysts. This is both a direct team-leadership role as well as a cross-functional leadership role.

- You will lead your own reporting team and also influence senior stakeholders across teams such as Engineering, Design, Category Management, Marketing, Operations, and Finance to bring new products to life.

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What you will do:

- Understand the reselling market and needs of resellers through qualitative/quantitative techniques

- Define a compelling product vision and strategy for your Org, and influence other functional leaders/teams to achieve outcomes

- Identify what problems need to be solved first and break them down into smaller units

- Facilitate a process to come up with the best technology-led ideas to solve prioritized problems

- Experiment with multiple solution ideas and test them using MVPs, prototypes, etc.

- Ensure high product quality through processes such as user acceptance testing, dogfooding, etc.

- Create a go-to-market plan working with business/marketing stakeholders to maximise product success

- Define product metrics for your area, and track them continuously

- Identify usage patterns and come up with action plans to move metrics in the right direction

- Create a product roadmap for your area that has at least a 3-month forward-looking view of key problems to be solved

- Lead and mentor a direct team of Product Managers and Product Analysts

What you will need:

- 10+ years of overall experience

- At least 6+ years experience in product management in a tech-led company (consumer internet experience preferred)

- Exceptional problem-solving skills based on first principles thinking

- Good understanding of technology, and comfort with product management processes such as A/B experimentation

- Experience of having managed a direct reporting team of product managers

About Meesho:

- Meesho is Indias fastest growing e-commerce company. We started in 2015 with the idea of helping mom & pop stores to sell online. Today, 5% of Indian households shop with us on any given day . Weve helped over 15 million individual entrepreneurs start online businesses with zero investment. Were democratising internet commerce by offering a 0% commission model for sellers on our platform ; a first for India. We aim to become the e-commerce destination for Bharat. How? Find out from our blogs!

- Were currently valued at $4.9 billion with marquee investors supporting our vision. Some of them include Sequoia Capital, Softbank, Fidelity, Prosus Ventures, Facebook and Elevation Capital. We were also featured in Y Combinators 2021 Top Companies List, and were the only Indian startup to make it to Fast Companys The Worlds 50 Most Innovative Companies in 2020. We ranked 6th in Linkedins Top Startups List 2021. Our strongest asset is our people. We have gender-neutral and inclusive policies to promote our people-first culture. Please check out meesho. careers for our openings.

Our Mission: Democratize internet commerce for everyone

Our Purpose: Har Indian ka APNA MARKET

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Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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