Are you an experienced senior product design leader ready to make a mark in the ecommerce/retail industry? My client are a revolutionary subscription company on the lookout for a dynamic individual to lead our Product Design team for an exciting opportunity.
As the Head of Product Design, you’ll play a crucial role in supporting business development, managing the design life cycle, and implementing best practices for our design team. Leading client pitches, company-wide presentations, and operational objectives will be part of your day-to-day responsibilities. You’ll inspire and lead the Product Design team, ensuring the creation of exceptional products that delight our customers.
What You’ll Do:
- Lead the design process and implement best-in-class procedures for a collaborative and innovative team.
- Drive rapid learning through design, solving customers’ most important problems.
- Design and test new products based on consumer insight and a deep understanding of technology and business objectives.
- Ensure all products meet brand standards and quality guidelines.
- Collaborate with our brand agency to redefine brand identity, standards, and design systems.
- Promote cross-functional communication between the product management team and senior stakeholders.
- Present product design ideas to cross-functional teams and senior leadership.
- Embody our values and management competencies daily, setting an example for the team and supporting their career development.
- 8+ years in Product Design, with at least 3 years in a leadership role.
- Comfortable in a fast-paced startup environment.
- Experience managing a diverse Product Design team, owning and delivering a user-centric design process.
- Proven background in delivering world-class consumer-facing products with a portfolio of UX-focused work samples.
- Successful collaboration with technical and commercial partners.
- Excitement for challenges and creating something new.
- Confidence across a range of user research methods.
What We Offer:
- Competitive salary.
- Flexible core hours for work-life balance.
- Hybrid role to suit your needs.
- Generous holiday allowance, increasing over time.
- 9/10 day working week for enhanced well-being.
- Optional unpaid leave and paid volunteer day each year.
- Remote work options, including 2 weeks abroad every 6 months.
- Health insurance and discounted gym membership.
- Extended parental and adoption pay.
- Flexible paid care leave for immediate dependants, close ones, and even pets.
- Electric car lease and financial coaching.
- Vet service for all pet-related questions.
- In-house learning and development team with access to year-round courses.
- Generous discounts across the brand
If you’re ready to bring your experience and passion to our team, we want to hear from you! Don’t worry if you’re not a perfect match – reach out anyway. We believe in diverse teams, so if you’re from an under-represented demographic, we especially encourage you to apply!
Job Reference: JO-2310-338908
Salary: £60000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Salary per: annum
Job Start Date: 09/01/2024
Job Industries: Design Jobs, Product Jobs, UI & UX Jobs
Job Locations: Greater London
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Design, Digital, product design, research, Strategy, ui, Usability, User Experience, user interface, UX