Hiring (and being hired) is one of the most important things we do, but humans are frankly terrible at it. We look for the wrong things, we’re biased, and we don’t follow the data.
Applied is a tech start-up that uses cutting edge behavioural science, data and research to enable organisations to hire the best person for the job, regardless of race, gender or background.
By helping hiring managers focus on what matters, and removing unconscious bias, we’ve helped hundreds of teams in retail, consulting, finance, tech, media, charity and government hire over 3000 diverse, high performing candidates across 5 continents.
We’re looking for a Product Manager to work within our growing product and engineering team, helping Applied on a fast-paced product-led journey.
We have an amazing product - our NPS puts us in the 100th percentile for SaaS products (that's really true!) and our clients have seen a real improvement in their hiring metrics: 3x improvement in interview to offer rate, 3x improvement in diverse candidates and 66% reduction in time spent on recruitment!
The job opportunity
Our product manager should:
be passionate about making products that delight
love using data to guide action (but know that sometimes nothing can beat talking to users)
care about and analyse preferences and requests of end users
love collaborating with others to get things done in an agile manner
be able to refine and prioritise backlog
be able to develop user stories and define acceptance criteria
be able to address any production issues during sprints
be able to communicate clearly (and persuasively when needs be)
work with the dev team to plan and execute sprints. We love scrum at Applied, it helps us get the right stuff done! Our product owner will get stuck into helping our developers build sprints out of the work that matters (and make sure the team stay on track when it's needed).
meet a bunch of our lovely customers. We love going and meeting our users and you'll get a chance to visit a selection of them to learn what they think is awesome (and not so awesome) about Applied.
help a group of awesome companies hire wonderful people and a group of diverse applicants get the opportunity to land the role of their dreams.
Salary range £45,000 — 50,000
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