Product Management Intern at Forage

Product, Sydney, Australia sydney product
Description
Posted 10 days ago

An Introduction to Forage

At Forage, we believe that talent is evenly distributed, but opportunity is not. We want to build a world where every student has the opportunity to build vital career skills and industry knowledge for free, and in so doing, give everyone the chance to discover and land their dream job.  

Today, millions of candidates explore Forage virtual experiences to learn more about the unique and compelling work companies have to offer. Hundreds of firms (e.g. Goldman Sachs, BCG, JPMorgan, Accenture) around the world currently showcase their work and career paths on Forage. Our global reach means we can make a direct impact on the world’s future workforce in ways no other company can.

This is a rare opportunity to support a critical function in a fast-growing mission-oriented start-up with a global presence backed by world-class investors including Lightspeed Venture Partners, Y-Combinator, FundersClub, SemperVirens, Arizona State University and others.

Forage is looking for an intern to join its product management team.

About the Product Team

At Forage, our product management team is front and centre when it comes to improving the world of learning and recruitment for everyone. We’re a student and learner first team, and make sure all of our decisions are there to benefit our students first, and then our businesses. To us, the product isn’t just screens on a website - it’s how we’re able to deliver the learning experiences, up-skilling, and unique employment advantages that make our platform so valuable to learners.

Through the product team’s unique lens and hard work, we’ve been able to help over 2 million students on our website, and give them a 2 to 5 times improvement in the likelihood for our students to land a job compared to students who don’t do our programs.

Role Description

We are looking for an intern to support our product team as they look to deliver some critical product improvements for our students, learners, and companies over the next year. They should be able to work 3-5 days a week.

Responsibilities

  • Support our product team with user-focused product research, talking to users around the world,  and quick analysis of usage patterns 
  • Help synthesise research and collate insights that drive product development
  • Work with engineering team to help spec and deliver product releases
  • Identify opportunities for improving our product at Forage

Please note that we require our interns to provide support throughout the year. We will not be accepting applications from candidates that are only seeking to work during the holiday period. If you would like to work with us throughout the year, we will absolutely be flexible to accommodate your study schedule.

Requirements

  • Strong organizational skills - strong time management and the ability to multitask
  • Energetic, eager and take the initiative to tackle new projects and tasks
  • Comfortable with qualitative and quantitative analysis

We celebrate diversity and we want people of all backgrounds, beliefs, and experiences to join our team. You’ll fit in at Forage if you’re different; if you stand out from the crowd; if you have a unique perspective. If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you! 

At Forage, we are proud to be an equal employment opportunity workplace. We embrace diversity and we are committed to creating an inclusive and equitable environment for all. Even if you feel like you only have some of the qualities outlined in a Forage job description but you still feel like you are the right person for the job, we encourage you to apply. We do not discriminate based upon gender, race, ethnicity, religion, color, age, religion, disabilities, sexual orientation, or other applicable characteristics. Employment decisions are purely based on qualifications, skills, and business needs.