15Gifts

Head of Product

Where:

Brighton / Remote from the UK

 

Key area:

Product Team

 

Salary:

DOE

Attendance:

Full-Time

 

About the role

We are in a crucial stage of our product lifecycle and we are now looking for an experienced Head of product who can help us execute our product strategy and realise our ambitions. 

This is an exciting opportunity to join the leadership team of a fast growth business – leading a highly talented and multi-disciplinary product team, including Product Managers, Product Owners, Data Science, UX and Design. 

You will own the holistic view of the product and ensure all teams and initiatives across the business are aligned to our product strategy. 

You will be accountable for execution and delivery across our three core strategic pillars of Sophistication, Value and Scale – implementing the roles, processes and tools that the business needs to achieve our goals.

You will bring the energy, leadership skills and product management acumen needed to execute our strategy and create a highly efficient and motivated product team.

Your accountabilities will be split across three areas – Leadership, Execution & Strategy:

Leadership: 

– Leading a team including Product Managers, Data Science, UX and Design

– Creating an environment where everyone has the headspace, support and autonomy to excel

– Leading a product-led growth culture across the business – ensuring that the product team is working with all areas of the business in the most effective way

Execution:

– Successful execution of the product strategy across multiple scrum teams/guilds

– Implementing best practice product delivery across the business – ensuring the right roles, tools, and processes are in place to achieve our goals

– Helping the team to navigate logistical challenges that arise when scaling up a complex SaaS product 

– Creating and owning a blueprint for best practice that ensures consistency across all implementations of our product 

Strategy:

– Working with the CEO and PDMs to define product strategy – ensuring that the strategy always aligns to business goals and outcomes

– Owning the holistic view of the product – ensuring all initiatives across the business are aligned to the product strategy

– Communicating the product strategy and vision internally and externally

The person we’re looking for

– A natural leader who can galvanise a team towards a shared goal

– Commercially minded, able to link everything back to business outcomes 

– A meticulous planner who is known as someone who delivers

– Able to see the bigger picture while being the first to jump in where required 

– Passionate about product management and product leadership with an active role in the product community 

– An interest in the world of digital humanisation – with an understanding of the key innovations and technologies driving this forward (ie bots)

Skills and experience

– Proven leader with experience within a Head of Product or Head of Product Management role, ideally within a B2B SaaS business

– Extensive experience within a senior product management role, ideally within a complex product setting

– Proven ability to execute product strategy across multiple strategic tracks – designing and owning a product delivery process

– Experience working with enterprise customers – with an understanding of how to balance customer input with product/IP development

– Deep understanding of how to scale a complex product with evidence of success within a ‘scale up’ environment

What we’re offering

– A role on the senior leadership team

– EMI share options

– Remote working for up to 3 days per week (2 to be spent in the office)

– Employee Assistance Programme (confidential counselling)

– Medicash healthcare scheme (reclaim costs for dental, physiotherapy, osteopathy and optical care)

– easitBrighton travel scheme (discounted public transport options)

– Cycle to work scheme

– Life Insurance scheme 

– 33 days holiday (including bank holidays)

Application deadline:
 

17/05/2021