Sr. Product Manager, Int'l Indirect Tax Content
Product Management | Seattle, WA, United States,Durham, NC, United StatesApply Now!
As a Senior Product Manager for International Tax Content, you will contribute to Avalara's global tax content acquisition strategy and day-to-day product management activities focused on driving the creation of new international tax content that will serve business and products of all sizes across a broad range of industries and geographies.
This role will collaborate with cross functional teams across product, content research, and engineering to define a clear vision, roadmap, and business requirements for building and expanding our international tax content.
Work with customers to understand their needs, and translate those needs into feature enhancements and new products.
Be / become an expert in your product's space
Articulate a clear and compelling product strategy and roadmap that synthesizes customer needs, market dynamics, and business requirements
Develop clear, detailed, and actionable product requirements in partnership with Design / UX
Serve as agile Product Owner to ensure engineering execution aligns with your roadmap
Build alignment and collaborate effectively with internal stakeholders to ensure a great end-to-end customer experience and effective customer-facing launches
Define metrics that measure the success of products, and use these metrics to drive business outcomes
At least 8 years overall professional career experience
5+ years experience as a SaaS Product Manager, leading products at multiple lifecycle stages; facing multiple business challenges such as high growth, quick time to market, quality, and technology migrations; and serving customer bases that span small business owners, SMB, and enterprise and / or both mass-market and vertical niche offering **
Indirect tax research experience (VAT, Cross-Border, and related taxes)
Experience engaging with current and prospective customers to understand their needs, workflows, and context
Experience with agile development methodologies, the Product Owner role, and commonly used tools such as Jira, Confluence, etc.
Experience creating customer journey maps to define end-to-end customer experiences
Demonstrated experience partnering cross-functionally
Ability to deliver developer-ready requirements appropriate for the project at hand
Hands-on experience using major analytics tools; SQL experience is a plus
Exceptional written and oral communication skills, with experience conducting small-group briefings and demos both internally and with customers
Strong attention to detail
Team player able to drive results through influence and enthusiasm
Experience with tax automation products, ERP, eCommerce platforms, and other financial systems
Familiarity with accounting and transaction tax compliance concepts (i.e., sales tax returns)
Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field (accounting, business, or computer science)
** Whilst we would prefer to hire an individual with Product Management experience, we are happy to consider candidates with relevant domain and tax technology experience who have a genuine desire to move into Product Management.
Have a mix of startup and big company experience, and are familiar with the opportunities and challenges in a high-growth environment
Brazil indirect tax experience