Director of Product
Zebra People Leadership

Love working at pace in a hyper growth environment? Our client is looking to rapidly scale their ecommerce offering and need a Director of Product to join them!

The client

We’re currently looking for a Director of Product to join our client, a rapidly scaling cosmetics business with a global ecommerce offering. Going from strength to strength, they are looking to build an ecommerce system to help take the business to the next level. Their mission as a company is to change the way people use and buy cosmetics using technology. This is an extremely exciting time to join an already established brand who are about to truly take off.

The role

You’ll need to have robust ecommerce experience, and have worked in a start-up or rapidly scaling business. You’ll have experience when it comes to building world class teams, using an Agile approach, managing stakeholders and helping to enrich and foster a brilliant company culture. You’ll need to bring an excellent business acumen, as the ecommerce system you will help to build will help to inform future business decisions. You’ll love working at pace, an thrive in a hypergrowth environment.

The candidate

We’re looking for

  • Depth of experience working on high transactional ecommerce systems and products
  • Experience working in a start-up or scaling business
  • Strong Agile approach and an understanding of distributed agile delivery, technology drivers and project management
  • Evidence of translating a product & business vision into reality
  • Amazing stakeholder management skills
  • Ability to define, develop and deliver a road map
  • Experience working in cross functional teams
  • Experience working with contemporary tech: cloud native and committed to supporting emerging technologies such as GraphQL and TypeScript
  • Experience helping to develop and foster an amazing product culture
  • Solid technical understanding

In the role you will

  • Lead and grow the product team
  • Deliver plans, roadmaps and set stakeholder expectations
  • Ensure Agile practices are adhered to and implemented
  • Enure business vision is well managed and transformed into actionable milestones
  • Sit across all activities in the business delegating actions and updates
  • Direct UX/UI and creative teams to ensure all customer journeys and assets are aligned to requirements
  • Step in where needed to run ceremonies and manage engineering delivery teams
  • Manage and liaise with multiple stakeholders across all the themes (New product, Ecom, Internal Tooling)

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