Airbnb Updated

Dear Hiring Manager,

I am writing in regards to the Director, Program Management position at Airbnb. With 9 years of professional experience, I am confident that I have the skills and experience you are looking for.

As a thought leader, I anticipate and influence internal/external business and/or industry issues that have an impact on a significant organization function or part of the Airbnb business. I am a strategic thinker who clearly sees the big picture and helps others connect dots to deliver the future. I have a strong sense of urgency for and commitment to Airbnb’s mission of belonging. As a storyteller, I use data and insights to frame narratives to bring others along the journey. I am also a strong communicator with experience in facilitation and influence across all levels; skilled at addressing both large and small audiences across multiple leadership levels and functions.

I am recognized as a deep subject matter expert in portfolio management and require broad and comprehensive expertise in leading-edge theories or trends within this field. Proactively identifying and solving problems that impact the management and direction of the business is something that I excel at doing. Additionally, I participate in the development of Function or BU strategy which impacts business direction through the development of innovative services or products.

Candice Hilse