Product Manager

| Greater LA Area

Want to be an integral part of creating an industry-changing B2B SaaS product?

FloQast is innovating solutions in the task management software and accounting space. We believe that our fresh approach to accounting processes represents a massive opportunity to dramatically improve the day to day lives of accountants and their teams. Our software helps save countless hours, days, and in some cases weeks of their time while also empowering them to achieve the highest degree of transparency, accuracy, and control of their monthly close process and other activities.

We are seeking a passionate, collaborative and customer-focused product manager. Reporting to the VP Product, the Product Manager contributes to the success of the team by managing the overall product lifecycle: setting the strategic vision and product roadmap based on market research and testing, defining requirements, collaborating with development to design, implement, test, refine and deploy new features, and working companywide to assure successful launches and growth of the product line.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Develop and maintain an effective level of understanding of the tasks and challenges of Accounting departments at mid-market and larger companies, with emphasis on the monthly close process.
  • Generate new products feature enhancements that improve user experience and drive growth.
  • Translate product strategy into requirements and prototypes. Scope and prioritize activities based on business and customer impact.
  • Create buy-in for the product vision both internally and with key customers.
  • Engage users in pre-launch testing from concept to prototype and launch.
  • Collaborate with other stakeholders including Design, Engineering, Marketing and Sales

Desired Qualities and Skills:

  • Prior work experience in product management. Prior experience in an Accounting or Financial Planning role is highly desired.
  • Solid technical aptitude with understanding and/or hands-on experience in software development and web technologies
  • Strong problem solving skills and willingness to roll up one’s sleeves to get the job done.
  • Skilled at working effectively with cross functional teams in a matrix organization
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Work closely with UX designers to research, define, and test next generation experiences that increase the adoption of the products, improve conversion of new customers, and improve customer satisfaction
  • Collaborate daily with the Development team to ensure projects are clearly defined and properly phased to facilitate timely delivery of functionality. Manage resolution of urgent technical issues while communicating changes to business stakeholders
  • Launch new products by collaborating with customer service, product marketing and marketing on go-to-market and lifecycle marketing strategies
  • Work with the executive management team to ensure they are fully engaged in product launch decisions

About FloQast    www.floqast.com

FloQast is a fast-growing, Los Angeles-based, growth-stage company redefining how a critical business process (financial close) is performed.  Our growth and success are fueled by a passion to define and dominate the close management software market. We are the first company of our kind to focus specifically on the mid-market. Our prospects have been hungry for a solution like FloQast and the response has made FloQast among the fastest growing FinTech companies with now more than 750 customers, including Lyft, Zoom, Twilio and the Golden State Warriors.

- We are fanatics about the success of our customers.  Check us out on G2 Crowd 

- We are equally fanatic about creating and maintaining a fabulous culture of support and success for all employees.  

- We are moving quickly and there is a huge upside opportunity in terms of career growth

- FloQast offers competitive compensation, stock options, full benefits, and a positive and supportive work environment   

- Named among Best Places to Work by LA Business Journal in 2017, 2018 and 2019

- Ranked #10 on The SaaS 1000  

FloQast, Inc is committed to operating fair and unbiased recruitment procedures allowing all applicants an equal opportunity for employment, free from discrimination on the basis of religion, race, sex, age, sexual orientation, disability, color, ethnic or national origin, or any other classification as may be protected by applicable law. We aim to recruit the right people for the jobs we have to offer, and to assess applications on the basis of relevant skills, education, and experience. We welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities and perspectives. We are an equal opportunity employer and strive to provide a professional and welcoming workplace for all employees.

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Location

Our Company is in a friendly area with restaurants within walking distance and gorgeous neighborhoods to walk through if you need a break.

An Insider's view of FloQast

What are some social events your company does?

Our Company regularly schedules fun social events such as Family Picnics, Bowling Parties, Escape the Rooms, and volunteer events to clean up local beaches!

Adey

Director, Human Resources

What does your typical day look like?

Our team has a daily standup meeting, and afterwards, I set a plan for what I'm going to work on that day. Some days it will include game-planning and researching how a new feature should be implemented, writing tests for a feature I've built, addressing issues that have been reported in our app, or reviewing code from other Engineers on my team.

Jasmine

Software Engineer

What makes someone successful on your team?

Each Engineer has the opportunity to help make our product more successful. If they are motivated to learn new technologies, help refine our process, conceptualize solutions or knock it out, they will fit right in. There is room for all levels of growth and we really want to foster that growth at FloQast.

James

Principal Software Architect

How do you empower your team to be more creative?

Upper management is very accessible to the team, but we try to foster an ego-free, highly collaborative culture where everyone's ideas are welcomed and appreciated.

Amit

VP of Engineering

What’s the vibe like in the office?

Anybody's hard work will never go unnoticed. Everyone's effort is appreciated, and that's why we never get tired of performing our roles at the company and doing more beyond that. We're all just grateful to be working with each other towards a common goal that we all believe in. We have very generous and selfless people and its contagious.

Kevin

Software Engineer

What are FloQast Perks + Benefits

FloQast Benefits Overview

FloQast offers a range of employee benefits including: competitive compensation, stock options, 100% employer paid Medical, Dental, Vision plans for employees and their families, Group Life Insurance, Short Term and Long Term Disability, Flexible Spending Account, unlimited vacation, fully stocked kitchen, weekly catered lunches, fun social events and a positive and supportive work environment.

Culture
Volunteer in local community
FloQast sponsors the annual Devon Stern UCPLA Golf tournament which helps raise awareness and donates funds to persons with cerebral palsy, autism, Down syndrome and other developmental disabilities.
Partners with Nonprofits
FloQast is partnering with Holiday Heroes, a Chicago based charity, to launch the Los Angeles chapter. Holiday Heroes partners with local hospitals to provide parties for terminally ill children.
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
FloQast has an internal Social Committee that plans and organizes fun events every quarter from in-office Yoga, escape rooms, family picnics, go-kart racing, happy hours and more!
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
100% employer paid for employees and their families
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Family Medical Leave
Company sponsored family events
FloQast hosts an annual Family Picnic for employees to attend and bring their families, friends and pets. Food, drinks, fun games/activities like corn hole, glitter tattoos, bubble soccer and more!
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Game Room
FloQast has an in office Ping Pong table, corn hole and lots of board games. Some employees are even known to hook up their video gaming system to the main projector and play Mario Kart.
Stocked Kitchen
FloQast provides a fully stocked kitchen with a wide variety of snacks, sandwich meat, breads, salad, yogurt, coffees, teas and more.
Some Meals Provided
Employees get free lunch every Friday and any time we host a company wide meeting.
Happy Hours
Happy Hours are hosted in-house on occasion with more frequent department planned happy hours.
Parking
We offer employees free on-site garage parking.
Recreational Clubs
FloQast sponsors voluntary basketball and volleyball leagues for employees.
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Lunch and learns
FloQast hosts a Quarterly Lunch and Learn where all Department Heads will present on their team initiatives, goals, accomplishments and provide insight into how their input affects company operations.
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Paid industry certifications

Additional Perks + Benefits

Competitive compensation; Medical, Dental, Vision 100% employer paid for Employees, Spouse and Dependents!; Group Life, Short Term and Long Term Disability at no cost to Employees; Flexible Spending Account (FSA); Fast growth and opportunity for career growth; Positive and supportive work environment; We're always looking for more ways to enhance employee benefits as we grow as a Company!

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