Head of Product

Fintech Startup

Exciting opportunity for a Head of Product to join a rapidly growing start-up within the Fintech space looking to utilise machine learning & automation technology.

The client

Disruptive, rapidly growing start up in the Fintech space, who have developed an award winning SaaS platform are looking for a new Head of Product to join their team.

Going through some major changes with a whole re-organisation (and massive hiring target) following the appointment of a new CPO, they’ve recently laid out a new roadmap, strategy and structure to help drive their further success from a product perspective.

Named in the Future50 top start-ups, this is an amazing opportunity to disrupt this space with an organisation who help over 300 million small businesses in the world. They are a hugely ambitious global company going from strength to strength, so this is a very exciting time to join them and grow with them on their journey.

The role

As Head of Product you’ll manage and coach a team of Product Managers. working with an offshore team of engineers and machine learning experts. You’ll bring an understanding of end to end journeys that Automation can enable and support.

Utilizing a hybrid model of artificial intelligence and human inputters, you will provide services to the wider organization to enable an increasing number of processes within products to be ‘outsourced’ from manual entry to their hybrid model.

  • Identify and manage dependencies / opportunities with other product teams
  • Define, in combination with Engineering, strategies to build and maintain automation engines.
  • Create and own the success metrics that will represent you and your products.
  • Work with user research and user experience to be the representative of the customer ensuring their needs are met while still understanding the importance of the future.
  • Manage the full product lifecycle; working closely with your product managers, design, tech and marketing.
  • Ruthlessly prioritize the product roadmap, building the right thing at the right time.
  • Constantly look to enhance processes

The candidate

Is an experienced Lead or Head of Product with a track record of creating digital products. Ideally you will have experience working with machine learning & automation – and have an interest in information architecture. You’ve got an in depth understanding of Agile methodologies – and know what it takes to work in a fast paced start-up environment. Experience working within fintech or innovation driven financial services organisations would be highly regarded.