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VP Product – Sample Job Spec

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This post was created in collaboration between Lead Edge Capital and True, a data-driven recruiting firm with offices across the U.S. and in Europe.

ROLE: VP Product


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  • Develops and continuously communicates the product vision/roadmap with 2 years perspective while managing agile deliverables on a weekly basis
  • Build a product management culture that with great judgment balances product intuition, design inspiration, market insight and data validation for creating delightful experiences
  • Maintain an industry-expert level of understanding and contribute to strategic conversations relating to relevant products and technology such as:  presentation tools, collaboration & note taking tools, and touch & mobile displays
  • Manage product managers, designer and UX, working to ensure and develop Prezi values <http://prezi.com/our-values/> and facilitate the individual’s personal and professional development.


  • Ability to envision and deliver the future.
  • Ability to influence and guide a cross-cultural and cross-continental team.
  • Experience leading and growing a product organization covering a multitude
  • of use cases and various platforms, preferably in the Visual
  • Communication, Productivity and SaaS/subscription business related markets.
  • An impressive intuition for the US market and perspective on how to
  • develop product offerings for a global market.
  • Master¹s degree in HCI, Computer Science, Engineering, or related.
  • At least 3-5 years experience of leading other product managers, working
  • in global startup environments.
  • Strong coaching / feedback skills and values. Great communicator: 1 on 1,
  • group, email.