First Look MediaNew York, NY
Full Time Job
Product Manager (Temp)
First Look Media is looking for an experienced and forward-thinking Product Manager to join our team. The ideal candidate has experience in developing products for multi-platform video, solid knowledge of content management systems, and experience managing multiple external and internal teams.
Oversee product work streams and help keeps teams on track by managing multiple product timelines and release goals
Write specs for new features with support from engineering
Communicate and get cross-team buy-in on product vision and roadmaps
Identify and help resolve barriers to achieve launching successful products
Be an internal resource for team leaders and facilitate communication across internal teams (Business, Marketing, Audience Development, and Programming) regarding product roadmap, platform integrations, and the development process
Collaborate with stakeholders to define methods and metrics for identifying success and failure with a focus on continuous learning and iterative development
Background & Qualifications:
5+ years PM experience working on web and native consumer apps in either startups or established media companies
Well-rounded product experience in project management, research, design and technical collaboration with an emphasis on advocating for the user experience
Proven track record of successfully managing vendor/client relationships resulting in on-time product launches
Project Management experience a plus
About First Look Media
First Look Media is a new-model media company devoted to supporting independent voices, from fearless investigative journalism and documentary filmmaking to smart, provocative entertainment. Launched in 2013 by eBay founder and philanthropist Pierre Omidyar, First Look Media was created with the belief that independent perspectives are vital to both a vibrant culture and a thriving democracy.
First Look Media is currently in the market with its flagship properties, The Intercept, Field of Vision, and the recently launched Topic SVOD service, and plans to continue expanding its mission of supporting independent voices via a variety of new brands, formats and platforms as well as through foundational technology helping creators and audiences develop, distribute, discover and connect with meaningful stories.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer--people of color, people with disabilities, women, and LGBT candidates are strongly encouraged to apply; we are committed to a diverse workplace, and to supporting our staff with ongoing career development opportunities