Product Director

Employer

Katia Lychkovakha

Salary from

£115000

Location

London

Industry

IT

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Requirements

  • Understand the user experience business arena, users segments, internal priorities and competitive landscape to build a compelling product vision & roadmap for the user experience product vertical
  • Establish the key product themes, objectives, metrics and key results for your functional area, and empower your teams throughout the full product management lifecycle
  • Hire, build & manage a team of product managers, offering empowerment and support in development of their skills and their career growth
  • Foster deep partnership and collaboration with Engineering, Designers, Researchers, and Analysts within the Product teams to deliver your vision
  • Build strong business cases using data-driven and user insights approach and align business stakeholders and leadership around your case
  • Drive Product cross-team collaboration across your product teams to build efficient processes & product management best practices
  • Understand the ecosystem of flexible staffing both across the US & the UK and collaborate with the Job Seeker, Client, Internal Operations, Finance and Customer Support teams and their variations
  • Lead on the building of greater relations with our user experience cross functional vertical to understand and serve the users better
  • Work with the wider Indeed.com Product groups to understanding and utilise the product best practises to align deeper with the Indeed.com ecosystem

Qualifications and Skills

  • Proven experience in building and managing products in a digital marketplace OR online commerce in a B2C role
  • Previous experience in building / managing products in the mobile ecosystem (Android, iOS, mobile web)
  • Prior experience of managing small to large teams – the direct reports may increase and scope to build a multi-level reporting structure as the company grows
  • Experience of successfully shipping products in marketplace, e-commerce or HR Tech
  • Working experience of Agile software environment for product development and management
  • Ability to be hands-on and as well as think strategically to build vision and understand problems
  • A natural problem solver, who can break down problems to investigate deeper, prioritise and set a structured methodology of solving problems within the team
  • Previous experience in setting, communicating and aligning the team across a shared vision
  • Understanding of localisation practises for products operating across different countries and geographies
  • Experience working with stakeholders in Executive and C-Suite

Preferred:

  • Prior experience in a B2C product role would be preferred
  • We love & respect people who work hard and invest in their career, we look for strong evidence of continuous learning in your career, proven via certifications, courses or anything else relevant during the interview rounds. This is an entrepreneurial role and learning, unlearning will form a great part of success
  • Relevant experience in HR Tech, including; workforce management, payroll, time & attendance, reporting, enterprise would be advantageous
  • T-style skill set – Ideally the Product Director will be a master in at least one of the following product management areas (Product Execution, Customer and Data Insights, Product Strategy, Influencing Stakeholders) and good in all the other areas
  • This is a technology/ product driven role, so an understanding of technical architecture and tech stack best practices would be ideal

Benefits

  • Unique bonus structure for every employee – based on performance
  • Hybrid working model – work from any one of our regional offices or from home, picking the mix that works for you (from 100% in-office to 100% remote)
  • Dental Insurance
  • Duvet Days
  • Short Term Incentive Plan (STIP’s)
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Private Medical Healthcare
  • Discounted gym memberships
  • Day off on your birthday
  • Regular team building events
  • Perkbox – discounts and goodies on all your favourite brands

If you wish to apply for this position, please email us at apply@som-3.com