Product Manager, General (remote)

San Francisco /
Fora – Product Management /
/ Remote

Fora helps curious explorers discover cool products for their hobbies based on deep community expertise. Fora is home to millions of enthusiasts across over 1,000+ forums (e.g., ArcheryTalk, AVS Forum, BimmerFest, Knitting Paradise, WatchUSeek). Fora is a self-sustaining business unit of VerticalScope (TSE: FORA), with team members from a mix of startup and big tech backgrounds.  Our values are authentic (respectful, diverse, clear), scrappy (empowered, resourceful, nimble), and curious (inquisitive, experimenting, learning).

We are looking for an experienced Product Manager to join our team and impact millions of people.  You will work closely with Design, Engineering, Community Management, and Sales to design and build consumer Internet services that deliver unique value.  If you enjoy influencing products at their earliest stages, and working to ensure that they have the greatest impact for the most people, then this role is for you.

- Utilize internal and external market and user research to test and develop products that deliver unique value
- Define the core value proposition, requirements, and success metrics for experiments, prototypes, MVPs, and follow-on features
- Organize and communicate your product’s roadmap to the rest of the organization
- Present product strategy and learnings to executives and other leaders
- Work effectively across functions (Design, Engineering, Community Management, Sales)

- 2+ years of product management experience in a consumer Internet company
- Experience launching and growing product or meaningful features
- Familiarity with data analysis and traffic/visitor analytics
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Experience coordinating across functions
- High adaptability in an experimental, fast-paced environment

- Demonstrated interest in communities & hobbies
- Experience working with startups
- Experience with desktop and mobile services
- Experience with rapid prototyping and experimentation
- Ability to travel to Canada or the US periodically
- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field (not required)
$130,000 - $175,000 a year

Fora is fully remote.  We also have offices in Mountain View, CA, USA, and Toronto, ON, Canada. We believe that competitive benefits are an important investment in our people and culture.  Examples include:

* Full suite of health benefits (medical, dental, vision), including fertility options
* Retirement savings and HSA/FSA programs
* Flexible working hours and unlimited vacation
* Parental leave top-up payLife, long-term disability, and AD&D insurance
* Employee Stock Option Program (ESOP)
* Career development stipend


Our company values diversity of thought and believes diverse teams make innovation possible. We work on complex, difficult problems with no linear or clear solutions. We believe that a diverse team can bring different perspectives and approaches, and whose experiences reflect the full set of clients we seek to serve. As such, Fora is committed to a diverse representation among our employees.

If you require disability-related accommodation during the application, recruitment, and interview process, please let us know and we will work with you to make all possible adjustments to suit your needs.