VP Product - Activism Tribe

04 Mar 2021
03 Apr 2021
At Vestiaire Collective, we are committed to delivering the best experience for our loyal community of Fashion Activists. We are growing our team and our business into a global brand and the leaders in circularity in fashion. We want everyone we work with to be change-makers, to think differently, and to innovate without compromise.

Vestiaire Collective is looking for a VP Product to join the Activism Tribe.

About the role

As a VP Product, you will play a key role in the future of Vestiaire Collective. You'll build, sharp and share your business awareness and your product vision. You will be in charge of defining the product strategy, prioritizing the most important problems and opportunities to work on, and lately defining and lead your team to execute the roadmap to deliver short, medium and long term outcomes. As a leader, you will manage, coach and grow several Products Managers and Engineers using agile methodology.

Your tribe is in charge of creating mechanisms and places for our community to connect, interact and inspire each other with UGC (user generated content) as well as bringing awareness and shifting behavior towards circularity and second hand.

What you'll be doing
  • Creating and improving our user experience to enable them to connect and inspire each other.
  • Working with DataScience and other partners to create a gamification around sustainability and circularity.
  • By a deep understanding of VC's business model & drivers, as well as similar models/competitors.
  • You will work directly with key business stakeholders, at all levels to identify and analyse opportunities to improve our operational flow.
  • You will actively share industry trends & learnings with team members by gathering as many insights as required
  • You are in charge of improving the experience for our community.
  • You will be responsible for the product vision and roadmap, maximizing our business KPIs and empowering our community.
  • You will make sure your team understands and embraces the vision through your engaging communication.
  • You will solve our toughest challenges and oversee high-priority projects, while mentoring Product Managers.
  • You will own the product roadmap of your teams and be responsible for the alignment and execution of it.
  • As a data-driven expert, you will monitor product development, by creating clear dashboards and reporting on key metrics.

Who you are
  • 10+ years of professional experience in a product role and at least 5 in a leading position.
  • Strong understanding of engagement KPIs.
  • Experience working with data and engineer teams.
  • Experience building roadmaps prioritizing by impact, opportunity and cost.
  • Deep understanding of social apps mechanisms (ie pinterest, poshmark, tiktok, etc).
  • Experience building teams from scratch and pushing for the company values and culture.
  • Strong product skills (communication, strategy, benchmark, UX, project management, etc)
  • Strong knowledge of Agile methodologies.
  • Ability to analyze and compare complex product features to develop product solutions are viable and competitive.
  • Proven leadership and collaboration skills required, along with strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to set clear goals and motivate for the team, the team and drive outcomes.

What we offer
  • A meaningful job with an impact on the way people consume fashion, to cut down waste, because we save the planet, our way
  • The possibility to work remotely 50% of your time!
  • The opportunity to grow in a booming French-born scale up
  • The possibility to work with an international team with + 40 nationalities.
  • 15 hours to help Project - reinforce your activist journey and volunteer for an association!
  • The chance to join our Diversity and Inclusion Taskforce to foster a better working environment.
  • Cool office with a great coffee, yoga classes (& beer after 6pm).
  • A bi-weekly Town Hall to share the updates on the projects.
  • An attractive salary and bonus scheme with various benefits (meal vouchers, health insurance, ...).
  • And if you move to Paris or Berlin for us, we will take care of your relocation and visa sponsorship for you and your family !

Next step

If you are ready to join our fast-paced company, apply below : upload your resume in English and answer our questions ! Our team will review your application within the following 4 weeks. If your profile and experience fit our requirements, we will invite you for a first phone call.

About Vestiaire Collective

It all comes down to one important question: Why should so many great fashion items remain unworn in people's wardrobes?

Vestiaire Collective is a global platform that connects millions of buyers and sellers of desirable pre-loved fashion. We are global: our headquarters are in Paris and we have satellite offices in Tourcoing, New York City, Tourcoing, Berlin and Hong Kong.

Vestiaire Collective is an equal opportunity employer. We strive to develop an inclusive work environment that reflects the diversity of our fashion activist community.