Group Product Manager - Local Business Products

Yelp, San Francisco, CA

Connecting people with great local businesses

Yelp’s products are critical to millions of small business owners, and over 150,000 paying advertisers. But we’re still in early days - the US online advertising market is $148B. Yelp’s share is $700M a year and growing fast - our advertisers are largely small-to-medium businesses looking to get and keep new customers.

We are looking for a Group Product Manager to coach, mentor, and grow our product team for paying advertising. You’ll be leading a team of PMs charged with building best-in-class self-serve advertising products. It’s one of Yelp’s fastest-growing lines of revenue and an excellent opportunity for those looking to own critical, revenue-generated products.

The team you’ll work with is scrappy, nimble, and fun. The culture at Yelp is a unique environment combining the best parts of being at a startup with the stability and resources of a successful public company. You’ll have full ownership of the product you’re working on and will be able make fast decisions in a highly collaborative, no-BS, no-bureaucracy environment!

What You Will Do:

  • Work with our all-star engineering team to implement and roll out new paid products and features - examples can range from new targeting and delivery features, iterating on our signup and onboarding experiences, or releasing new products to connect businesses to new or loyal customers
  • Have empathy for small business owners and how Yelp fits into their day-to-day lives, and channel that feedback into iterating with our design and engineering team
  • Communicate roadmaps and feature releases to executive, sales, business marketing, and other stakeholders at Yelp
  • Manage the analyze/build/test/release process end-to-endIdentify, analyze, and prioritize new features and issues

We Are Looking For:

  • 8+ years experience delivering highly successful and innovative products with your fingerprints all over them. Specifically looking for experience with consumer, or B2B or SMB-facing products.
  • Experienced leading teams of PMs: You are personally invested in coaching, mentoring and making great PMs even better.
  • Focused on building businesses, not features: Entrepreneurial experience building and leading businesses, including ownership and optimization of business performance metrics.
  • Ability to bring focus: You know what matters the most to make the business successful and you bring a laser focus to your team. You are scrappy and you encourage your team to be resourceful as well.
  • Biased toward action: You are a great collaborator, master disambiguator/simplifier, and are constantly pushing toward clarity and delivery.
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About Yelp

Yelp connects people with great local businesses. Our users have contributed approximately 127 million cumulative reviews of almost every type of local business, from restaurants, boutiques and salons to dentists, mechanics, plumbers and more. These reviews are written by people using Yelp to share their everyday local business experiences, giving voice to consumers and bringing “word of mouth” online.

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