Senior Product Manager H/F 🇫🇷


Fondée en 2017 par François Roth, Alexandre Martin et Amaury Courbon, Colonies, précurseur du coliving en Europe et opérateur de logements innovants, crée et gère des lieux de vie clés en main, conçus à partir des besoins des locataires à chaque moment de leur vie. Colonies réinvente l’expérience d’habitation dans les grandes villes grâce à plusieurs formes de locations meublées et entièrement équipées : coliving, colocation et habitat individuel, un ensemble de service inclus dans le loyer final (eau, électricité, chauffage, ménage, internet haut débit, …) et un parcours de réservation 100% en ligne.
Depuis sa création, Colonies s’emploie à construire la première plateforme de logements permettant à des investisseurs de renom (Ares Management, LBO France, CDC Habitat, In’li, etc.) de déployer simplement et massivement des capitaux immobiliers. Pour cela, Colonies se charge pour eux de sourcer, designer, rénover, meubler et opérer tout actif résidentiel en s’inscrivant dans une démarche à impact fort.
À ce jour, Colonies offre plus de 180 appartements et maisons à plus de 1 300 locataires, à Paris, Lille, Bordeaux, Marseille, Nantes, Fontainebleau, en Belgique à Bruxelles et en Allemagne à Berlin. Son équipe, basée à Paris et Berlin, compte 100 collaborateurs.

Job Description

Your mission ?

As a Senior Product Manager, you will have to play a very strategic role within the company and will be highly involved in the exciting adventure of reinventing the way we live in cities.

Your main mission will be to improve our digital platform by building the best experience for both our existing and future tenants and investors.

What would your main missions be?

  • Product expertiseYour mission will be to have the finest knowledge of our customers and to adapt our featureset to them and to all of our product line in real time.
  • Project leadershipYou will work closely with Tech, Development and Expansion teams in order to align them on the product vision of Colonies and optimise our processes, every step of the way.
  • Long term vision definitionWith the CTO you’ll translate the company vision into a comprehensive strategy.

Your skills ?

  • You have a Product mindset, you understand complexity tradeoffs and can weigh in on decisions that will make our tenants lives better.
  • You understand the business side of things, you can balance execution and report efficiently
  • You enjoy learning and sharing continuously on all of these subjects.
  • Speaking French isn't necessary (we can help your learning if you don't!), but speaking fluent English is.
  • Knowledge of the real estate domain is appreciated.
  • Knowledge of the Shape Up methodology is appreciated.

Your qualities ?

  • Team-player: our motto is "we succeed together".
  • Seduced by Colonies' vision and products, convinced that technology is a central element of our mission.
  • Enthusiastic at the idea of taking on responsibilities for product decisions in a context of high technical and human stakes.
  • Motivated at the idea of working on a long-term physical project that actually improves people lives.
  • Autonomous, organised, able to communicate clearly.

Our methodology ?

We mainly work with Shape Up from Basecamp but in a 4 weeks cycles rhythm.

Recruitment process

  • Contact us via Greenhouse
  • If your profile fits, you'll have a chat with @Yohan Piron and @Olivia De Vial , for them to meet you and better understand who you are.
  • We’ll have a 2nd call in which you’ll meet part of the Digital Team, again so you can get to know each other.
  • We'll follow up with an at-home exercise which we'll use as a base for a discussion with the team. We strive to make our tests relevant and fair (no working on solving for us existing problems for free).
  • If all goes well, you'll have one last meeting with HR team to finalise package conversation and prepare your arrival.

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Paris