Head of Product

Recruiter
N.a.t.a Resourcing
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
80000.00 - 90000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
15 Oct 2020
Closes
20 Oct 2020
Position/Level
Director
Responsibilities
Information Technology
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English

Seeking a highly resourceful Head of Product. This is a Fixed Term Contract to go Permanent, likely within 6 months.

* "Honestly, fully remote now, and in demand in office in the future. As long as they are able and willing to get to London/Essex when needed fairly open to wherever they are in the UK (within reason)." Direct from the hiring manager re location.*

Former Head of Product is in the new role of VP Technology, highly likely he will become full time in this role thus you will then swiftly become full time in this role. We are not playing games at all.

Reporting directly into the VP Global Technology - Your role as Head of Product Management is responsible for ensuring seamless alignment with the business strategy and vision of technology Products.

The Product team, led by you - OWNS the backlog for the technology products in the organization, maintaining distinct but strategically aligned Product Roadmaps in collaboration with the relevant Business Owners, ensuring execution with overall strategy.

Leading from the Business Vision, you as Head of Product Management and the Product team will work very closely with the IT Architecture guys to facilitate the entire design process, starting with the Business Vision and requirements in Product, completed by Technical (Data, Systems, Technology) Architecture.

Taking a very holistic view to define collaboratively with business owners across technology platforms to achieve a unified view of application/function alignment within the entire product eco-system.

V V strong Product Roadmap, Very solid Stakeholder Management skills.

Lead and fully develop the Product Management team - Coaching, performance goal setting, tracking and continuous guidance

Engage with senior business stakeholders to understand business and IT Strategy, ensuring Product Strategy and roadmap mirrors and supports.

Design, own, product framework - Ultimately, own all Product Roadmaps to ensure alignment between products and dependencies and facilitate the business design process through the design authority and maintain the design framework

Proven Leadership to build and lead a high performance team Strong communicator Highly adaptable, strong ability to focus and prioritize and works very well under pressure.

Who are we?

The World's leading Shipping Services company and have been for over 100 years.

* "Honestly, fully remote now, and in demand in office in the future. As long as they are able and willing to get to London/Essex when needed fairly open to wherever they are in the UK (within reason)." Direct from the hiring manager re location.*