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We're looking for a tech-savvy growth hacker to join our team as Junior Product Manager in our offices in New York City.
Babbel has been recognized as one of the "Global 50 Most Innovative Companies" by Fast Company and is transforming language-learning for the digital age. Babbel's products are available worldwide across multiple platforms and support those who take joy in learning outside of work or school. Millions of users are benefiting from 9,000+ hours of language content created by Babbel's team of in-house language experts. These professionally-designed courses are available for 14 languages via the Babbel website as well as on mobile devices, chatbots, and Apple Watch, with more platforms to come.Since its founding in 2007, the company has grown to become the market leader in app-based language learning. At Babbel more than 400 team members from 53 countries share the mission to enable everyone to learn a new language. Babbel is headquartered in Berlin and has seen impressive growth in the US in the last two years.
About the Role:
The Junior Product Manager will be responsible for helping the US Product Manager carry out "growth hack" initiatives to drive sales and margin growth in the US. You will also be part of the team supporting the "Babbel Magazine," our content blog focused on language-learning and culture.Specific Duties Include:Assist the US Product Manager in the Agile development process, defining the scope, technical requirements, and priority of new marketing initiatives
Work with marketers, engineers, data analysts, and third-parties vendors to integrate new marketing tools and resolve any reporting discrepancies
Research and assess 3rd-party product solutions to support marketing goals
Own key stakeholder relationships with both NYC & Berlin-based teams
Be first line of support for products managed the US engineering team
We're Looking for Experience in:
HTTP protocol and the browser DOM
Performing data analysis, using spreadsheets, SQL or other tools
JIRA, Trello, or other ticketing systems for agile software development
Using third-party marketing tools such as Google Tag Manager (bonus)
Key Job Requirements:
A university degree (Business Administration or Computer Science preferred) or relevant work experience
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Demonstrated ability to explain technical concepts to non-technical people
Multilingualism is a plus; interest in language learning is a must
Worked in education or edtech previously (bonus)
A good understanding of online marketing (bonus)
If you are data-driven and business-oriented, able to adapt to new technologies quickly, and enjoy problem-solving and thinking laterally to solve technical and communication difficulties, this is the role for you! You will rock this role if you are eager to innovate and learn continuously through iterative testing.
Working at an international start-up with a strong sense of mission
Competitive pay and 401K matching; excellent health benefits
Responsibility from day one; you can make an impact!
Strong skill and career development, frequently working closely with the SVP, CEO and other managers
Babbel is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion.