Tuesday February 05, 2013
TripAdvisor is seeking a smart, experienced, and highly motivated Sr. Product Manager to join our Partnerships Product Management team. Reporting to our Sr. Director, Product Management for TripAdvisor for Business, this position will focus primarily on our review collection business, and additionally support our brand distribution efforts. Review collection is a growing part of our business with a combination of self-service and licensed products.
The TripAdvisor for Business organization works as a separate business unit within TripAdvisor where our Product team leads the definition, design and implementation of high quality products that meet the needs of our business customers. Our small and growing team offers exciting growth opportunities to its product managers. We are responsible for any area of the business where we interact with hotel and other business owners that cater to travelers planning their trips on TripAdvisor. Our team collaborates closely with our Business Development team to gather insights from the field, do competitive analysis, and develop business cases for the products we build. We work closely with Engineering to develop flexible and scalable solutions to meet our business objectives. Products that we support include APIs, widgets and XML feeds used for brand distribution and content licensing, a suite of self-service listing management tools for owners, content badges and widgets, and a platform for review collection and syndication.
The candidate’s knowledge of online media and User Experience will help create robust and innovative products that support our mission to help travel related businesses around the world grow and thrive. The candidate will be an innovator who understands how to craft a vision, define products, and drive concepts from business requirements to launch. S/he will combine strategic and operational skills to enhance and grow our core product platform.
What You’ll Do
Desired Skills & Experience
In addition, the ideal candidate will demonstrate the following competencies:
TripAdvisor® is the world's largest travel site, enabling travelers to plan and have the perfect trip. TripAdvisor offers trusted advice from real travelers and a wide variety of travel choices and planning features with seamless links to booking tools. TripAdvisor-branded sites make up the largest travel community in the world, with more than 50 million unique monthly visitors*, and over 60 million reviews and opinions. The sites operate in 30 countries worldwide, including China under daodao.com. TripAdvisor also operates TripAdvisor for Business, a dedicated division that provides the tourism industry access to TripAdvisor's millions of monthly visitors. TripAdvisor, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRIP) manages and operates websites under 19 other travel media brands, and together the sites attract more than 69 million unique monthly visitors**.
*Source: comScore Media Metrix for TripAdvisor Sites, Worldwide, January 2012
**Source: comScore Media Metrix for TripAdvisor Inc. and its subsidiaries, Worldwide, January 2012 ©2012 TripAdvisor, Inc. All rights reserved. SOURCE TripAdvisor TripAdvisor is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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