Product Lead - Lean In Circles (6-month role)

Remote /
Partnerships & Programs /
The Sheryl Sandberg & Dave Goldberg Family Foundation works to build a more equal and resilient world. We bring people together to support each other through three key initiatives: LeanIn.Org, OptionB.Org, and the Dave Goldberg Scholarship Program.   
We’re looking for a user-centric, product lead to support the growth and ongoing success of our global Lean In Circles program. The ideal candidate for this 6-month full-time temporary position has a proven track record of using consumer insights and data to build, optimize, and drive user adoption, engagement and retention; and to inform product development teams of potential product improvements. If this is you, we'd love to talk!

This position is a full-time temporary position and is remote. Due to COVID-19, the entire team is working remotely on PDT hours.


    • Strategy & planning (30%) 
    • Own and drive digital strategy to grow our Circles program
    • Create and own user research strategy that drives user-centric product decisions and informs messaging for Circles program
    • Create compelling, inclusive Circles digital ecosystem that resonates across a broad, diverse and global audience

    • Optimization & analysis (20%) 
    • Track, monitor, and analyze product KPIs such as traffic, conversion rate, and site performance, as well as ensure that learnings are captured, communicated to key stakeholders, and archived
    • Drive product optimizations by rapidly experimenting and iterating to increase conversion and Circle product usage and engagement 
    • Learn, follow through, and improve upon foundation processes to set principal and exec team up for success

    • Digital execution (50%) 
    • Work closely with our web development agency in partnership with our internal Product lead to build and maintain a Circles web roadmap that prioritizes high impact projects and helps the team ship new initiatives at a high velocity by developing user flows, producing new web pages, and conducting A/B and user testing
    • Rapidly experimenting and iterating to increase leads and conversion across web and email 


    • Passion for missions of Lean In, Option B, and the Dave Goldberg Scholarship Program
    • Strong advocate for equity, inclusion, and uplifting marginalized voices 
    • Demonstrated understanding of how to drive toward more intersectional and inclusive products
    • 5+ years experience in product; 2+ of those years in product optimization
    • Analytical thinker with experience in data-driven decision making and A/B testing 
    • Ability to independently drive experimentation focused on conversion and engagement
    • Experience in applying consumer insights to inform and optimize the product experience
    • Strong Google Analytics, Excel and analytical skills, Google Tag Manager & Google Optimize experience a plus
    • Strong communication skills as well as versatile marketing writing skills with the ability to write succinct briefs, draft web/email/ad copy, etc
    • Experience presenting to internal and external stakeholders
    • Outstanding follow-through, time management, and project management skills
    • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to collaborate and work cross-functionally with both analytical and creative teams
    • Ability to learn, follow through, and improve on foundation processes to set team and principal up for success
    • Thrives in a fast-paced environment; startup experience a plus
    • Ability to tackle complex problems with a strategic mindset and thoughtful, proactive approach
    • Available to consistently work PDT hours
    • Remote experience a plus

The Sheryl Sandberg & Dave Goldberg Family Foundation is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for age, race, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or religion. It’s important to us that people of all backgrounds see themselves represented and included in our work, so we actively encourage people of all backgrounds to apply.