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Senior Product Manager - Mobile App

Netherlands, Noord-Holland, AmsterdamProduct

Job description

StuDocu was founded on the principle that equal access to study notes reduces inequality between students. We make it easy for students to share notes. The product was a rocket ship from day one, and has shown strong product-market fit on every continent, making us a key player in the exploding EdTech space. We just received a $50 million series B investment so we’re in rapid growth and scale mode, and we need talented PMs to help us make it happen.

What you'll be doing as our Senior Product Manager - Mobile App

At StuDocu we launched our mobile apps not too long ago. It contains all the core functionalities of web, but still offers heaps of opportunities to explore. We want to focus more on the unique value a mobile device can offer as compared to desktop, so the app can grow to have its own unique value proposition.

As the Product Manager - Mobile App, this will be your mission. Grow the app’s functionality in a way that provides value to millions of students across all continents. The opportunities here are endless and there are many exciting ideas to dig into and explore. The internal mobile development team is all up and running and ready to take on these new challenges.

We need an autonomous and growth-minded product manager, with a keen commercial instinct. You’ll fully own the mobile product strategy, reporting to the CPO. With a team of researchers, designers, developers, testers, analysts and data scientists you’ll work fast and lean to ideate and validate winning hypotheses by the dozen. It’s a very high-impact role.

More specifically, you

  • Are the mini-CEO for a critical part of the company. Own it.

  • Lead an international product team by setting the department’s OKRs, defining the product strategy, and ensuring good team collaboration, motivation, and efficiency.

  • Manage the priorities, balancing big goals with feature requests, bugs and tech debt.

  • Live and breath the needs of our target audience by conducting user and market research and staying on top of the latest mobile trends.

  • Crunch reams of data and implement A/B tests to discover valuable insights.

  • Synthesise insights into winning ideas and get the buy-in you need to bring them to life.

  • Work closely together with the Engineering Manager on writing product requirements and discussing technical feasibility.

Why you'll love it here

  1. You will be working for a global audience, creating an impact on the education of 25 million students across the globe.
  2. You will be given complex data-driven business cases to work on. There will be a lot of data to work with and A/B tests to run at a great scale.
  3. You will be part of a small team and a business which is growing at a rate of 100% but still keeps the start-up culture.
  4. Learn from 35 different nationalities and more than 100 employees. Bringing your own ideas to the table is more than welcome.
  5. You will be given the freedom to set your goals inside your own team, as you will be working in a bottom-up manner.
  6. An awesome office in the centre of Amsterdam with a huge garden, right next to the canals.
  7. A free healthy lunch with our own chef and unhealthy snacks every day when in the office.
  8. 24 holidays based on 40 hours per week. We also provide a public transport card and contribute to your pension scheme.

Job requirements

To be successful in this role, this is the kind of profile we have in mind:
  1. 5+ years of experience as a Product Manager, owning entire products from concept to launch.

  2. Prior product management experience specifically on iOS and Android apps.

  3. Experience working in a B2C startup/scaleup environment, with a large global audience.

  4. Hands-on experience using data to guide product decisions and strategy.

  5. You have a bias for action and a good commercial instinct; capable of prioritising based on impact to the bottom line.

  6. Excellent verbal and written communication skills (in English).


Perks & benefits


○ Hybrid work set up between home and office ○ Flexibility with work schedules ○ WFH budget via Workwize

Foodie perks

○ Lunch in our office prepared by our Chef Valentijn ○ Open bar = Friday Drinks! ○ Coffee, tea, drinks and snacks are on us

We have fun too!

○ Lots of company events and team building activities ○ Big annual company trip abroad ○ Annual hackathons

Development opportunities

○ In-house dutch lessons ○ In-house L&D workshops ○ Personal L&D budget

Our Office Rocks

○ Gezellig HQ in the heart of Amsterdam ○ Pet-friendly office (with a no-pets zone) ○ One floor with a garden and the other with a canal view!

Cool Business Things

○ Travel reimbursement ○ Noise-cancelling headphones ○ Two weeks of additional paid birth leave

Our office

We are located in a beautiful city centre of Amsterdam. Modern-day commerce mixes with Amsterdam’s atmospheric old town in our cosy location that previously served as Woltjer Gymnasium.

Address Keizersgracht 424 Amsterdam, 1016 GC