Intelligent People Ltd

Interim Product Director

Location
England, London, City of London
Salary
£500.00 - £800.00 per day
Posted
12 Oct 2016
Closes
09 Nov 2016
Ref
EB0000006394
Marketing Disciplines
B2C, Marketing, Product Development
Contract Type
Contract
Work Experience Level
Director
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side
Job Role
Product Manager
6 to 9 month Interim Product Director £500 to £750 per day

With responsibility for overseeing the strategic vision and product development for a leading online consumer brand the role of Interim Product Director / Contract Head of Product / Interim Director of Product will bring consumer centric thinking to the heart of the organisation.

The Interim Product Director / Contract Head of Product / Interim Director of Product role will be a 6 to 9 month contract with responsibility for leading product and design/UX development and the innovation strategy for a wide set of products and programs.

As the Interim Product Director / Contract Head of Product / Interim Director of Product you will be responsible for:
·Playing a key role on the Operating Board and Senior Leadership Team of the business, ensuring that the strategy is developed and executed in line with company goals and values
·Set the overarching strategic vision and prioritise product development work, always with the consumer at the centre and striking the right balance of short-term commercial requirements and long-term strategic growth
·Work collaboratively with the leadership team to enhance and redefine how consumers engage with our editorial content, across multiple formats and platforms.
·Define the multichannel product strategy including Content, Blogs, Personalised Tools, Forum and 'mobile first' initiatives. Lead the development and delivery of all branded products.
·Build detailed investment cases, presenting to key stakeholders & own investment budgets. Define the timeline, vision and optimal development methodology to drive and deliver all new Product and Project initiatives.

The Interim Product Director / Contract Head of Product / Interim Director of Product will:
·Someone who is comfortable leading product and design/UX development in an editorially led organization
·Have a successful track record in engaging, developing and empowering diverse teams
·Significant experience of digital product creation and product innovation
·Successful track record of delivering operational excellence
·An understanding of consumer finance
·Able to solve complex problems and generate creative options and ideas in ever-changing and ambiguous environments.

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