Product and Engineering

Product Coordinator

Product Coordinator
Type: Full-Time permanent position
Location: Australia (Remote)

Why join Car Next Door?

Car Next Door is Australia’s largest car-sharing platform and one of Australia’s fastest-growing start-ups. We’re on a mission to improve communities' access to green transportation options and change the way people think about car ownership. Our community is growing fast across Australia with more than 250,000 members and we’re continuing to scale up. With the backing of strategic institutional investors like Hyundai and Caltex, our community is ready for its next phase of growth and we’re building up teams of diverse, talented people to make the change happen.

What we do exactly

Car Next Door is a marketplace platform that enables neighbours to share cars. Deploying cutting-edge technology, we are able to ensure the safety of people’s assets and the reliability and success of users’ roles in the marketplace. We solve complex logistical, technological, and human problems to deliver a new and complex business model for car use and ownership in an easy-to-use package users love.

How we work

We move quickly and encourage each other to deliver – working for great outcomes, not to tick off tasks. Everyone has a say and can contribute equally to the next great feature or opportunity. You’ll be surrounded by a world-class team of thinkers, designers, engineers, and leaders who prioritise: 

  • Embedding our values in everything we do
  • Creating simple and well-loved products and experiences 
  • Making Car sharing accessible, affordable, and profitable

We have broken away from a traditional hierarchical structure and foster a culture of accessibility with everyone having relationships with people at all levels including catch-ups with the CEO. We structure our teams around projects to empower our people to work closely and responsively in order to make decisions from learnings as subject matter experts. We don't fixate on perfection, instead, we believe in the power of executing, learning, and iterating.

About the role:

As a Product Coordinator you'll multiply the value we deliver to customers by simplifying complex journeys and creating loveable experiences across the product and the support we provide. This role is about connecting with our customers, understanding their motivations and problems, and delivering more empathetic experiences that amplify the value we provide.

You’ll be responsible for delivering value on the supply side of our marketplace for our car Owners. Focusing on strategic product features and service design that makes listing and operating a car on our marketplace easy, engaging, and profitable to maximise value and engender loyalty. In this role you’ll need to excel at:  

  • Project management –through planning, development, release, and integration
  • Data analysis (both guiding and performing data analysis)
  • Being a ruthless prioritiser, knowing how to get the most impact with minimal scope  
  • Customer Interviews and managing VoC projects
  • Leading cross-functional initiatives to simplify the customer experience and drive valuable outcomes
  • Defining and measuring key product and customer success metrics 
  • Thinking creatively and collaborating with our UX and UI designers to build and validate designs/concepts
  • Being the voice and champion of our customers’ experience

Reporting to the Head of Product, this is a full-time, remote role that can be performed anywhere within Australia or from our offices in Sydney. You’ll be set up for success: 

  • Working with leading technologies
  • With access to mentors and peers throughout the startup community
  • Seeing meaningful impact of your work over tens of thousands of actual users
  • Working with passionate experts in marketing, engineering, UX, and data science 
  • With a share in the company (equity), so you are rewarded for your best work

Your Experience:

You’ll have had some (but not necessarily all) of these experiences:

  • 1+ years as a Management Consultant, or 3+ years in a role delivering customer experience(CX) and/or product innovation.
  • Creating lovable products/experiences that drive growth and brand loyalty
  • Delivering great outcomes that don’t require perfection 
  • You take pride in your attention to detail but don't let it rule you
  • An understanding of the speed at which startups move (high-velocity) and are comfortable working with ambiguity and autonomy
  • You build collaborative relationships, comfortable communicating and managing both up and down to deliver value and strategic alignment 
  • You possess a high sense of personal accountability - you know what you want to deliver and what your goals are and align your efforts 

Why you will want to join the Car Next Door team

You will have a great set of tools to use, and plenty of autonomy to drive change and see the results of your work

We are growing rapidly - you will have the chance to contribute to this growth and excel in your career, and giving you a say in the future direction of the company

Opportunities for flexible, remote work

Strong career growth and learning opportunities 

Opportunity to participate in our employee equity scheme

Be part of a small, energetic and collaborative team that’s open to new ideas and ways of working 

We´re making a difference to the future of personal transportation in Australia

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We encourage everyone to be their genuine, authentic selves and know we are enhanced by a diversity of perspectives and people. We offer equal opportunities to all applicants and promote merit and fairness in all our relationships. If you’re passionate about being part of a team that is doing something amazing for our community and the environment, come as you are!

Please note: we do not accept applications via 3rd party recruiters or others businesses. We are not liable for any fees incurred assumed or otherwise and fully reserve the right in the absence of a mutually agreed (receipt of terms of business does not imply agreement) contract to approach any persons we believe are suitable for the role or our business.

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