VP Product
Posted on 3/21/2023

51-200 employees

Innovative credit cards
Company Overview
Petal was founded to help people access honest, simple and responsible credit. Petal provides technology-enabled credit cards to consumers who are historically underserved by mainstream providers.
Remote • New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Market Research
  • 8+ years experience in product management, with increasing experience directly managing other product professionals
  • Expertise in modern forms of product discovery and planning; at least 3 years focused on consumer financial products or services
  • Deep understanding of end-to-end technical product development, including either a development background yourself or extensive experience partnering on with development engineering teams
  • Ability to drive and guide user research, data-driven experimentation, sprints, and rapid iteration
  • Strong business acumen and ability to lead and engage with quantitative product P&L analysis
  • Proven leader of leaders, as well as teams; experience inspiring direct and indirect reports to deliver on product strategy and vision
  • Highly effective communicator: structured, clear, can translate complex concepts into straightforward ideas; demonstrates excellent written communication skills, including executive level presentations
  • Demonstrates curiosity and intellectual humility; great listener who's unafraid to ask questions
  • Experience brokering decisions that manage competing business priorities; figures out whom to involve, when, and how
  • Comfort with ambiguity and ability to manage difficult situations (technical, interpersonal) with diplomacy and patience
  • Define product strategies that expand access to responsible, modern financial services
  • Shepherd strategies through to implementation: research & analysis, product planning, discovery, development, execution
  • “Bring the customer into the room”: promote a deep understanding of Petal's current and prospective members through market research, customer feedback, and performance data
  • Evaluate and prioritize opportunities to improve or expand Petal's products; inspire others to contribute to Petal's product vision
  • Participate in and help shape strategic planning activities as a member of Petal's leadership team