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Head of Product

Full-Time Position - Toronto

Hiring a Head of Product in Toronto, ON! This position will work closely with business leaders to understand the company’s goals and objectives and develop a variety of strategies and tactics in service of building out our product management practice. In working closely with the CEO and CTO, you will gain an understanding of the larger platform we aim to build as well as the go-to-market product we believe will catalyze the market best.

Perks You'll Love
- Work from a central downtown office that is TTC-accessible
- Flexible working hours and work-from-home options
- Competitive Compensation, Employee Stock Options & Health/Dental Coverage
- Tuition Reimbursement for personal development

What You'll Be Doing
- Identifying the organization’s quarterly, 1-year, and 5-year goals, and using them to inform a product strategy and roadmap that balances ground truth with the desire to create a new market where one previously did not exist
- Championing product and inspiring the people around you, as you thrive in an entrepreneurial and fast paced environment with competing resources and priorities
- Managing all stakeholders including functional leads, team leads, and executives as well as any external stakeholders who are required to weigh in on product decisions
- Developing the product managers beneath you into successful, self-directed PMs
- Identifying key metrics on a continuous basis and ensuring they are understood, accurately tracked, and evangelized across the company
- Designing and implementing an approach to customer development that anyone across the company can participate in
- Working with research to design tests, synthesize findings, and prioritize follow up work based on insights
- Conducting and sharing the results of competitive product reviews and market research reports
- Owning the throughput, decisions, and requirements/specifications of the product
- Owning the state of customer validation towards product-market fit
- And ultimately, answering product challenges that have never been solved before

What You're Bringing
- At least 5+ years of experience building and running product organizations (multiple teams)
- Experience working within a technology-driven, high-growth startup environment
- You have experience developing and implementing a consumer product roadmaps at both a strategic and operational level
- Ability to move fluidly between high-level strategic thinking and take-charge management of day-to-day details
- You must be strategic, organized and able to prioritize and manage multiple teams
- You are personable and confident in building relationships with employees at all levels of the organization
- You have a proven history of developing product managers beneath you
- You are effective at gaining buy-in from employees at all levels to support your decisions and proposed plans
- Experience working with remote team members
- You have strong leadership and communication skills
- You are strategic and tactical when making decisions

We Are An Equal Opportunity Employer
All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Canadian Work Authorization
All applicants MUST be authorized to work in Canada. Any applicants not meeting this criteria will not be notified and will not be considered for the position.

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