Director – Product Policy
Posted on 2/10/2023
United States
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
Public Policy
  • You are a seasoned Product Policy leader who loves solving complex problems and has a track record of strong cross-functional collaboration
  • You are an experienced communicator, with exceptional writing skills
  • You are experienced working with business and product teams to understand their strategic objectives and to deliver policy solutions that enable business goals
  • You an adept presenter, with experience engaging with all levels of leadership, including senior executive audiences and C-Suite
  • You are able to represent the company externally on complex topics
  • You are principled and rigorous, and incorporate diverse perspectives in pursuit of the best decisions and outcomes possible
  • You are knowledgeable and experienced at creating and implementing policies and measuring their effectiveness, and have a deep background on and passion for business policy and commercial policy issues
  • You are a strong people leader, who creates clarity of purpose and inspires people to do their best work
  • You are a team player who thrives in a fast-moving environment and brings a strategic mindset to your work and your engagements
  • 15+ years experience in an Operations, Policy, Legal, or Trust and Safety role; prior leadership on product policy
  • A track record of strong leadership and people management
  • Demonstrated capacity for critical thinking, research, and analysis; strong attention to detail
  • Exceptional writing abilities
  • Thoughtful business judgment, strategic thinking, and ability to work well under pressure
  • Experience working in a matrix and driving solutions to complex problems through cross-functional collaboration
  • Fluency in data analysis and leading data-driven decision-making
  • Ability to explain and simplify complex information to others
  • Experience working with and leading global teams; occasional global and regional travel required
  • Experience working closely with operations teams, preferably in the Trust and Safety space, preferred
  • Competence in spreadsheet software and other basic technical skills preferred
  • JD or other advanced degree, preferred
  • Work as part of the leadership of of our policy and partnerships organization
  • Guide policy operationalization efforts in partnership with cross-functional stakeholders
  • Collaborate with cross-functional stakeholders across the business including but not limited to Hosting, Guest Experience, Operations, Public Policy, Legal, Product, Communications and Business Development
  • Foster, build, and maintain relationships with leadership of internal business verticals
  • Lead on policy prioritization in the product policy area
  • Support biannual launches with necessary policy deliverables
  • Use data, research and insights to evaluate and revise policies as needed
Desired Qualifications
  • Our job titles may span more than one career level. The actual base pay is dependent upon many factors, such as: training, transferable skills, work experience, business needs and market demands. The base pay range is subject to change and may be modified in the future. This role may also be eligible for , equity, benefits, and Employee Travel Credits

501-1,000 employees

Online marketplace for people to list, discover, and book accommodations
Company Overview
Airbnb's mission is to create a world where anyone can belong anywhere and we are focused on creating an end-to-end travel platform that will handle every part of your trip. The company is building a worldwide timeshare marketplace.
  • Comprehensive health plans
  • Paid volunteer time
  • Healthy food and snacks
  • Generous parental and family leave
  • Learning and development
  • Annual travel and experiences credit
Company Core Values
  • Champion the Mission: We’re united with our community to create a world where anyone can belong anywhere.
  • Be a Host: We’re caring, open, and encouraging to everyone we work with.
  • Embrace the Adventure: We’re driven by curiosity, optimism, and the belief that every person can grow.
  • Be a Cereal Entrepreneur: We’re determined and creative in transforming our bold ambitions into reality.