Interfaces Product Manager

About the role

At Skimlinks, we believe in building innovative, groundbreaking products that solve real business problems in clever ways. We want to build products that our publishers love to adopt, and that are welcomed by advertisers and end-users as much as by publishers.

We see our unique value supported by 3 Pillars:

  1. Publisher reach and engagement – we create compelling products that publishers want to use and experiences that make publishers loyal to us

  2. Monetization platform – we create an extensible, scalable, reliable technology platform for identifying and monetizing intent in a user-friendly way

  3. Sustainable revenues – we generate sustainable revenues, improve the yield our publishers earn through our products, and leverage our assets to continually innovate.

We are looking for an inspirational and exceptional Product Manager to lead all of our customer  interface initiatives including reports, tools, and our website.

This exciting role will involve the following:

  • Conceptualise, launch and optimise technology products

  • Full ownership of Skimlinks Interfaces and user experience across the Skimlinks product suite

  • Understand client needs and feedback from the Skimlinks sales team to conceptualise tools and reports that meet both explicit requests and unspoken customer needs.

  • Engage closely with the engineering and design teams to build interfaces, which are not just functional, but exceptional with an aesthetic and usability that delights our publishers and their users

  • Identify market opportunities and define product vision and strategy to all levels of the organization

  • Lead all stakeholders – including senior executives – through prioritization process, as well as, product reviews before/during/after development

  • Be on the forefront of new developments in technology, advertising, and online shopping

  • Perform analysis on existing product performance and engagement metrics, as well as, assess competitive landscape and viability for new initiatives

  • Be on the forefront of new developments in technology, advertising, and online shopping

About you

Here at Skimlinks we love dedication, enthusiasm, and innovation. We’re shaking up the online monetization industry, and welcome candidates who want to be a part of this ambitious journey. But it’s not just hard work: we also appreciate a bit of quirkiness and fun along the way.

Minimum requirements:

  • You have experience managing a technology product end-to-end

  • You have experience working closely with engineers and designers in the agile methodology

  • You have a strong understanding of UI/UX, software design, and the product development process

  • You have coding or database experience

  • You have launched products which have measurably improved revenue or engagement related metrics

  • You have a burning desire to work in a startup that is making waves in the online publishing and affiliate marketing world.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • You have experience in management or leadership

  • You have an entrepreneurial drive with appreciation of user-experience, business, and commercial issues.

About the Company

Founded in 2007, Skimlinks is start-up behind an innovative service that helps online publishers make money from their editorial and user-generated content. Our base products convert relevant words and links in-text into monetizable links, with a suite of publisher tools and advanced reporting supporting them.

Our clients include the world’s leading online newspaper, content and blog networks, including Wordpress, Hearst Digital,, Pocket-lint, Mumsnet and over 150,000 more content sites, forums, web applications and blogs.

We’re over 60 people, based in London and San Francisco.

We have won a myriad of awards, including Telegraph Startup100: Runner-up for Advertising & Marketing, Linkshare Technology Genuis Award 2010, Best New Business and Special Award for Technological Innovation from New Media Age. Check out our blog for more awards and media mentions at

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