Head of Product Management

London, England, United Kingdom Full-time

Head of Product Management
Salary/rate negotiable
Based in London, Paddington

 

About Bark

Bark is a fast-growing online service marketplace. We’re experiencing hockey-stick growth, have over 3 million customers and are profitable and cash generative.

We use cutting-edge technology and an extraordinarily talented team of people to solve an age old problem – how to find the best available professional for any job, every time no matter what the need.

Bark is a dynamic, exciting early stage business but with the financial security of an established business - so you get all the benefits of working in a startup environment (ownership, agility, responsibility and stimulation) without any of the worry.

 

About the role

Working closely with our founders, you will be overseeing and managing product prioritization and driving our product roadmap.

With a highly entrepreneurial approach to your work, you’ll be comfortable in a fast moving, quickly changing atmosphere, with a user-centric focus. This is a key role within the business where you will help define and deliver world-class products.

You’ll need to work in an incredibly innovative way, always looking for new ideas or technology to make our products even better than they already are. 


Responsibilities

  • Coming up with innovate ideas for product improvement and new features through your own vision as well as by engaging with the team, customers and analysis of data
  • Owning your products cradle to grave and advocating them within the company
  • Produce detailed functional specifications and work closely with developers, UX specialists, copywriters and designers to produce full specifications
  • Lead the team in prioritising and planning the product roadmap
  • Work closely with engineers through the build and test cycle

Required Skills & Experience

  • At least 5 years proven experience
  • Proven experience of full ownership of product within a successful, modern, fast-moving online company with a significant number of users
  • Strong understanding of technology and systems including LAMP stack
  • Able to work closely with engineers and see the full circle of architecture, UX and business model and how it all comes together to create winning outcomes for all
  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills; able to communicate complex ideas with ease
  • Strong project management and reporting skills
  • Highly numerate and able to analyse data and trends
  • Passionate about customers and user experience
  • Driven, ambitious and keen to grow with the company

Apply for this opening at http://bark.recruiterbox.com/jobs/fk0j3sc?apply=true