Head of Product
24th September, 2015
£80K - £100K Bens + equity - London
Head of Product
Head of Product / Product Director / Chief Product Officer
London – £80k – £100k + equity + benefits
A newly multi-million pound funded start-up are looking for an exceptional Head of Product / Product Director / Chief Product Officer to run the whole product function and vision within the business.
Reporting directly to the CEO, the Head of Product / Product Director / Chief Product Officer will showcase a passion for product and be heavily focussed on building a great user experience, making data driven decisions within a rapidly growing business. They are looking for someone with a creative passion for product development who can continue to grow their business through constant iterative development, improved processes and management.
The Head of Product / Product Director / Chief Product Officer will be responsible for:
“Heading and leading the whole product function within the business
“Owning the product vision, strategy and roadmap across all products – be the leader they need to develop this vertical
“Building great relationships with various internal stakeholders (CEO, CTO & Head of UX) to ensure the products delivered are best in class
“Analysis and optimisation of the site, A/B, MVT, CRO etc., including reporting of performance and continuously identifying areas for improvement
“Managing the product backlog and priorities for the engineering team
“Analyse, prioritise and translate customer needs into succinct business cases and ideas
“Be a creative pioneer within the business by remaining close to our customers to then design exciting new product features
The Head of Product / Product Director / Chief Product Officer must have:
“Experience in scaling and developing consumer facing online products for at least 5 years
“Be experienced working on web platform products, ideally within a high growth venture backed start-up
“Have experience of managing and developing a team of people as well as work autonomously
“Be data driven and analytical, and of using that data to build new and innovative products that enhance the customer experience
“Have worked extensively within an agile environment
“A good balance between technical understanding and commercial acumen – able to analyse all use cases and predict potential issues
“Have excellent communication skills and attention detail, with the ability to transmit this across various stakeholders
“Candidates may come from any online sector such as travel, entertainment, retail, property, ecommerce, ticketing, media, gaming, IPTV, hotels, flights, airlines, financial services etc.
Our client is a well-known and high growth start-up who are looking for a well experienced Head of Product / Product Director / Chief Product Officer to define their product vision (both medium and long term) across design, technology, QA and marketing. Creativity, leadership and a solid foundation of experience will serve you well in this role. If of interest, please get in touch.
Intelligent People is a specialist Head of Product Recruitment Agency.