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Taskrabbit // mobile freelancer marketplace
Product, Full Time    New York    Posted: Thursday, December 02, 2021
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  • TaskRabbit is a remote-first company with employees distributed across the USA!
  • DataBird journals Best Places Best Companies for Diversity, #1 2019 & 2020
  • DataBird journals Best Places Best Companies for Women, #4 2019 & #1 2020

About the Job

At a point of major inflection & scale, TaskRabbit is looking for a Chief Product Officer to come on as the leader behind the product vision, strategy, & execution. This executive will be responsible for attracting & retaining high-caliber talent in multiple functions including product management, design, newly-forming product operations, & product strategy with a hyper-focus on innovation & rapid iteration. As a strategic partner to the CEO, the Chief Product Officer will define, embody, & empower the companys product culture. TaskRabbit is seeking a visionary product leader who can scale, motivate high-output teams, & cultivate a creative & passionate culture.

Join us in creating a better everyday life for everyday people.


Foster a culture of innovation, collaboration, & delivery

Continue to create & innovate a best in class product for the freelance labor market

Define & own product vision for the next five years; be excited about shaping the future of work

Leverage the momentum of the most successful year to date to create career-defining growth opportunities for your team

Drive & oversee product design, strategy, & operations to achieve the vision of the business at large

Oversee & implement strong metrics around product launches & interactions on product feature

Solidify TaskRabbit as the go-to service platform for freelance labor

Help shape & define the product teams methodology while leveraging product & industry best practices

Apply marketplace experience & insight to find solutions to complex business opportunities, including those several years out

Continuously inspire, mentor, & scale the product team while motivating product managers to deliver high-quality work

Lead with a high velocity of output, encouraging team members to take ownership & strive to identify new opportunities

Attract & retain a diverse, high caliber, output-oriented team


Visionary with a strong desire to lead, learn, implement & adapt

Has led the organizational development & rapid growth of product functions; strong ability to identify, hire, inspire, & scale a world-class product team

Experience working across multiple functions & business units in collaboration with leadership across the organization

Proven ability to maximize velocity & productivity of the team

Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to manage, mentor, & motivate a team

An extremely smart & dynamic individual with outstanding communication

Track record of launching & building high-growth platforms

Proven track record of working collaboratively with engineering to contribute to the product roadmap

Experience working in a high-growth marketplace business

Analytical problem solver with the ability to excel in a fast-paced environment

Excellent ability to organize, synthesize, & present information

Demonstrated quick thinking & agility

Strong influencer & relationship builder with internal & external leaders

Desired Skills & Experience:

Deep marketplace experience building consumer experiences on web & mobile

10-15+ years experience as a manager of managers

Has successfully led teams of 20+

Growth minded with bold personal, team, & business goals

Experience executing on both long term & short term goals

Success leading & building teams in marketplace platforms

Have built high performing teams by mentoring, developing, & balancing retention with attracting new talent

Strong communicator with the ability to clearly & effectively articulate a common vision

Ability to identify & execute on opportunities exposed by evolving technology

A hands-on approach with expertise building high traffic consumer products

About TaskRabbit

TaskRabbit is a marketplace platform that conveniently connects people with Taskers to handle everyday home to-dos, such as furniture assembly, handyman work, moving help, & much more. Acquired by IKEA Group - the worlds largest furniture retailer - in 2017

At TaskRabbit, we want to make your neighborhood a little more familiar. Whether its a handyman (or woman!), a housecleaner, moving help or delivery person, were imagining a world where everyone will have a go-to team to make everyday life easier. As a company we celebrate innovation, inclusion & hard work. 

As a pioneer of the sharing economy, TaskRabbit was founded on the premise of neighbors helping neighbors. Since then, our network has grown to eight countries & 75+ cities, yet our core mission of creating a better everyday life for everyday people has remained the same.

Together with IKEA, were creating more opportunities for people to earn a consistent, meaningful income on their own terms by building lasting relationships with clients in communities around the world.

We are a group of mission-minded people. Our culture is collaborative, pragmatic, & fast-paced. Were looking for talented, entrepreneurially-minded & data-driven people who also have a passion for helping people do what they love - & have a ton of fun while theyre at it.

Youll love working here because:

  • TaskRabbit is a remote first company. We recognize that talented people live all over the world.
  • Collaboration hub offices in San Francisco, Austin & London
  • The People. You will be surrounded by some of the most talented, supportive, smart, & kind leaders & teams -- people you can be proud to work with!
  • Senior Leadership Team 75% women
  • Director Level 86% Diverse 
  • The Values. 
    • Care Deeply. We take time to be present & partner with our team & communities. 
    • Level Up. We navigate through ambiguity & go the extra mile.
    • Be A Better Neighbor. We build a diverse & sustainable community & encourage all voices.
    • Lead The Future Together. We value entrepreneurship & are inspire by action.

  • The diverse culture. We believe that we make better decisions when our workforce reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate. Women make up more than half of our team & leadership, & we strive to recruit & retain employees from all over the world.

  • The perks. TaskRabbit offers comprehensive medical, dental, vision 100% covered for employees, 401k plan with company matching,  generous & flexible vacation & holiday time off, commuter benefits, learning & development opportunities, career development trainings, monthly TaskRabbit product stipends, IKEA discounts, weekly meditations, & a dog-friendly office.

Equal Opportunity Employer

TaskRabbit is an equal opportunity employer & values diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, military/veteran status, or disability status. TaskRabbit is committed to working with & providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with physical & mental disabilities. 

TaskRabbit will consider for employment all qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable law. 

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