Interim Director of Product (contract)

Highly regarded media giant

Interim Director of Product required for 3-6 month contract

Currently seeking a Director of Product for a 3-6 month contract opportunity to start end of July / early August. Looking to see evidence of having worked as a Head of Product / Product director ideally for a large multinational organisation – overseeing consumer facing digital products (web and mobile).

Ideally would like to see experience working across media, commerce and or publishing sectors. Must have a demonstrable track record of leading large cross functional teams, setting digital / product strategy and agenda and working / developing OKR’s and quarterly objectives. What is essential is experience in working in an agile development environment as well as experience in user-centred thinking around all things Product.

You’ll need to commercially astute, strategic in your thinking and approach (with examples of where you have developed/delivered strategic vision) and have ideas to bring to the leadership table and be able to manage very senior stakeholders in a large complex environment. You’ll be well versed when it comes to strategic competitive analyses and market research in order to stay ahead of industry trends.

An MBA and consulting background will be very highly regarded.

This is a really exciting opportunity to work with a well known and well regarded organisation, where you will have the opportunity to work to a digital first strategy, leading the agenda and taking responsibility for defining and launching new online consumer products & services – managing & building a best in class UX & User Research team to create outstanding user experiences.