Director of Product (Global SaaS)

Posted 20 June 2021
Job type Permanent
DisciplineTechnology, Transformation & Consulting

Job Description

  • An established global SaaS company
  • Newly created leadership role
  • Great opportunity for career progression

My client, an established global SaaS company is looking for a global Director of Product.

In this critical and newly created role, reporting directly to the CEO, the individual will lead the product organisation and articulate a strategic vision for the company’s products and services, especially as they further expand into new value propositions.


Key Responsibilities

  • Leadership of the product organisation and the vision of the companies products and services with long-term strategic road maps and elegant high-velocity weekly execution
  • Direct accountability of product hiring plans worldwide, creating headcount budget, structure of your teams and alignment with partner teams.
  • Leadership, mentorship, training, assigning responsibility of direct reports and teams.
  • Be able to lead by example, being hands on when required and being a creditable advisor for all roles on your team.

Key Requirements

  • 10+ years of leading a product management/development for a large scale consumer product or service that reach millions of users globally
  • Several years of proven product leadership experience (a manager of managers). i.e heads of product, or multiple group product managers reporting into you.
  • Sound product and execution skills and ability to perform under tight deadlines
  • Thrive between the balance of customer experience and commercial needs
  • Understand the systems and technologies behind your product, their limitations, scaling factors, boundary conditions, and reasons for architectural decisions.
  • Excellent communications


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