18-01-2020

Head of Product - Local Heroes Business Unit

Otravo B.V.

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Amsterdam-Halfweg
40 hours

Will you become our new Head of Product - Local Heroes Business Unit?

Otravo is a leading European online travel organization. With our brands we enable travelers in over 50 countries to enjoy saving money while booking their flight tickets and holiday packages. We work closely with our partners like airlines, tour operators, hotels, car rentals, insurance companies etc. This way we guarantee our customers a complete and competitive offer. We make the shopping and booking process as easy, quick and enjoyable as possible. And with success: we process over 3 million reservations per year.

As part of  Otravo, the Local Heroes Business unit is responsible for managing Otravo’s Branded OTA Operations, with several well-known European Online Travel brands like Vliegtickets.nl, Flygstolen.se & Greitai.lt to name a few, in its portfolio.

Otravo has offices  in The Netherlands, Spain, Uruguay, Lithuania, Sweden and Argentina.

Head of Product

The Head of Product will report directly to the Local Heroes - Chief Commercial Officer and together with the other members in the management team, will define the direction and support the growth of the business.

The Head of Product will help translate the requirements of our customers  and an ever-changing technical landscape, into products that allow for a smooth and effective customer journey & experience, supporting in turn Otravo’s growth and  commercial ambitions.

To achieve this goals, the Head of Product will need; 

  • a clear vision as to where to take our B2C Website,
  • to manage the balance between day-to-day needs and innovation
  • good influencing skills to work in a flat and fast moving organization structure

 As part of dynamic and growing organization, Otravo offers continuous opportunity for growth for the candidate with the right skills and ambition.

Apply procedure

  1. Application
  2. First round: interviews
  3. Second round: interviews and optional an assessment
  4. Job offer
  5. Welcome on board!

Everything summed up

What we offer
  • Ambitious, flat and fast-growing online organization
  • Inspiring and informal working environment
  • Access to development opportunities, courses, conferences and events
  • Competitive salary based on location and candidate skills
  • Free travel and cancellation insurance
  • Access to discounts on vacations and other travel products (such as car rentals)
  • 24 vacation days and 6 ATV days based on a full-time contract
  • Modern and comfortable offices 10 min away from Amsterdam Central station
  • Access to free sport facility (Gym)
  • Free fruit snacks
  • In-house cafeteria with subsidized healthy lunches
Our wishlist
  • An easy-going, down-to-earth personality
  • A ‘getting things done’ attitude
  • People manager & team player
  • Curious and technology savvy
  • Interest in working a cross border / multi functional organization
  • Experience in high-traffic e-commerce
  • 10-15 years of work experience
  • Experience working with agile development teams
  • Sound understanding of web analytics tools (GA 360 and others)
  • Experience in scaling an online business
  • Fluent in English, other European languages like Spanish a plus.

This is what is important to us

Among our 600 employees, you will find a great variety of people: a beautiful blend of nationalities and cultures. But we’ve all got these features in common:

Ownership

We take responsibility, are proactive and work towards a solution.

Customer focus

Our customer is key in product development, usability, sales and after care.

Team work

We work as one team, listen to each other, are patient and learn from each other.

Innovation & Improvement

We strive for continuous improvement in our work and our service to the customer.

Result orientation

We are focused, goal oriented, and find new ways to achieve great results for both the customer and Otravo.

Enthusiastic?

Respond to this vacancy! We gladly receive your motivation and CV via the apply-button below. Do you have any other questions? Contact our recruiter Charlotte Bouma via recruitment@otravo.com .

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Apply procedure

  1. Application
  2. First round: interviews
  3. Second round: interviews and optional an assessment
  4. Job offer
  5. Welcome on board!

Any questions?

Charlotte Bouma-Naar HR & Recruitment Specialist
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