Product Marketing ManagerToronto, Canada Requisition Number R0041298
Kijiji is the #1 online classifieds site in Canada. As one of Canada’s top 10 most-visited digital properties, we reach more than half of Canadian internet users monthly. We’re a leader in helping Canadians find and trade goods and services in their local communities, including Autos, Real Estate and Jobs. We’re proud of our engaged and collaborative culture, and we were recently named one of the top Toronto Tech Employer Brands. Our stylish office is located in the historic King and Spadina neighbourhood in Toronto’s hub of innovation.
Launched in 2019 to make car shopping easier for all Canadians, Kijiji Autos is a digital destination that connects car shoppers with private sellers and professional automotive dealers in their community. The automotive vertical features an unparalleled inventory of new and used vehicles, both sold privately and through dealerships. Together, Kijiji Autos and Kijiji are the #1 online automotive platform in Canada.
About the team:
Classifieds is shaping the future of local commerce by bringing people together through an enriched online experience that allows them to work closely with the community around them. We are comprised of more than 1,000 people who are passionate for local trade and maintaining the customer-centric nature of the Group, while exploring growth opportunities in both the countries where eBay Classifieds Group already has a presence and in prospective markets.
The B2B Marketing team at Kijiji is looking for an experienced product marketer who will own and drive the successful go-to-market strategy and execution for the Kijiji Autos business suite of products.
In this role you are accountable to bring new products and partnership offerings to market. You will lead the GTM (go-to-market) strategy for Kijiji Autos and will work cross-functionally to build and launch plans for outreach and communications.
Reporting to the Head of B2B Marketing, you are the link between our product and business development teams and marketing and sales. You will understand and help drive the pipeline of product and feature introductions planned for our automotive business customers. Based on a deep understanding of our customer segments, you will develop the appropriate go-to-market approach for each product and then collaborate with cross-functionally to execute these strategies and plans.
Competitive analysis and synthesis
Understand customer needs and how to influence the adoption of products and features
Understand the problem and product solution and build the right messaging, positioning statements for customers
Optimize positioning, messaging of product portfolio based on market trends, competitive landscape and develop go-to-market strategies.
Build and execute product marketing plan and go-to-market strategies for new product and partnership launches
Develop a marketing plan to communicate the product value proposition and key customer benefits to enable Sales with their target customers
Close the feedback loop based on customer input and influence the prioritization of roadmap to address these gaps
Bachelor’s degree in equivalent or a combination of education and experience
Experience in B2B product marketing
Automotive industry knowledge is an advantage
Experience working independently and with multiple business partners while maintaining positive relationships
Ability to both plan and execute, and balance multiple priorities
Able to excel in a dynamic environment
Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you’re single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, eBay offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs.
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