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26th Jun

Head of Product

— Successful EdTech Business

Location:
Oxford
Type:
Salary:
£Competitive
  • Brand new Head of Product role joining a successful EdTech business.

  • Amazing culture, flexible and autonomous environment.

  • A strategic role, owning the product vision and direction of the product portfolio.

Here is a fantastic opportunity to join an Oxford-based business who make beautiful SaaS products as Head of Product. This is a high-profile role within the business where you will take the lead in managing product research, product specification, market and consumer insight, and identifying, developing and launching new products to market.

What you’ll be doing

Working in a tight-knit team you will have overall responsibility for the business's longest standing software product and your own small product team. You will be the primary driver of the product vision and translate this into a strategic product roadmap incorporating market trends and customer insight.  You will be bringing genuinely innovative thinking to your approach to perfecting the product and solving user problems. This is all about innovation and owning the product.

As well as the software delivery side to product management, you’ll have ownership of the more commercially strategic product elements – go to market strategy and commercial forecasting.

What experience you’ll need

  • We’re looking for a well-rounded senior and strategic product management professional (Head of Product/ Product Director).

  • Track record in delivering new software products (ideally cloud-based SaaS) to market.

  • You’ll be equal parts technical software delivery person and commercially minded go-to-market style product person.

  • Experience of owning web-hosted/ cloud software.

  • Experience of managing teams of Product Managers and working well with development teams.

  • This business delivers software within the education sector/ EdTech so any exposure to this space will make you stand out from the crowd.

What you’ll get in return for your talents

You will be joining a company that has a genuinely great culture, where people come first. This is a senior level role within the business. The salary is competitive and you will also receive a package including car allowance and a company bonus. You can also work from home up to 2 days per week.

What’s next?

This is likely to turn-around very quickly, if you’re a Product Director/ Head of Product that fits the above criteria then please get in touch with Fran at ADLIB with an updated CV today.

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