Senior Product Manager, Local Business at Nextdoor
San Francisco, CA, US

Nextdoor is the neighborhood hub for trusted connections and the exchange of helpful information, goods, and services.

Building connections in the real world is a universal human need. That truth, and the reality that neighborhoods are one of the most important and useful communities in our lives have been guiding principles for Nextdoor. Today, neighbors rely on Nextdoor in neighborhoods around the world in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Germany, France, the Netherlands, Italy, Spain, Sweden, Denmark, and Australia, with many more to come.

Meet your Future Neighbors

We believe that when local businesses thrive communities thrive.  As the Product Team at Nextdoor, we believe in the transformative power of customer empathy, data insights and building solutions for real world problems. The team is looking for a Product Manager to be the champion for local businesses and service providers. You should be passionate about bringing businesses and service providers on the Nextdoor platform and meaningfully connecting them with their neighborhoods online and offline. 

The Impact You’ll Make

As a product manager on the local team, you partner with engineering, design, operations, data science, finance and marketing to envision and execute strategies that enable positive business engagement with Nextdoor members and, as a result, provide a high return on investment for local businesses on Nextdoor. The local marketplace is key to Nextdoor’s success. This role requires a high degree of entrepreneurial spirit and an ability to get things done. The ideal candidate will couple deep customer empathy with analytical rigor to delight our business customers. We’re looking for neighbors who will advocate on behalf of businesses, demonstrate a high degree of product ownership, and are looking to join a team with a clear mission and purpose.

  • Lead the research, design, launch, and ongoing ownership of products and features 
  • Own the local business experience for our premium subscription packages
  • Inform product direction through testing, data and metrics 
  • Energize all members of a cross-functional team to deliver value to our customers
  • Evangelize the Nextdoor mission of using technology to build stronger, safer neighborhoods, and effectively release world-class products that grow and improve the Nextdoor platform for local businesses and services

What You’ll Bring to The House

  • Customer obsession drives your product development
  • 3+ years of demonstrated experience delivering successful and innovative products
  • Excellent communicator that motivates a team and stakeholders
  • Insights driven, you synthesize large amounts of quantitative and qualitative information
  • Ability to continuously learn and set a daily discovery cadence for your team
  • Previous experience in developing tools for SMBs and or marketplaces a plus
  • Previous experience in developing paid or advertising products is a plus