Head of Product

Touch Surgery

Health Tech

Senior

London, UK

4 weeks ago

5 Billion people have no access to safe surgery and Touch Surgery, a UK company with global reach, wants to solve that problem. At Touch Surgery, we’re on a mission to positively impact lives around the world. We are improving surgical outcomes for patients by building tools (software and services) that push the boundaries of surgical care. The digital tools help surgeons, others in the surgical ecosystem and healthcare systems to be optimally prepared, to perform at the highest standard and to objectively analyse their results. Our goals are to improve training, reduce errors, and decrease the cost of medical care. If you’re looking for a real purpose behind what you do, and our goals appeal to you, this leadership role is a genuine opportunity to make a difference.

Position Summary

The Head of Product will be responsible for the product vision, execution and team culture. This role will report to the CPO/co-Founder and serve as a strong second in the Product Team, owning the vision for product and the integrated roadmap.

Responsibilities

Management and Leadership

  • Manage the day-to-day execution of all product activities for the purpose of meeting the product and business’s goals.
  • Manage the product life cycle from idea to market research to roadmap to market specifications to product specifications to technical specifications to build requirements
  • Manage the entire Product Management process, playing a key leadership role and ensuring all product positions are being executed in the most efficient way
  • Drive data driven decisiveness
  • Display strong influence in product management/ownership, engineering and design
  • Coordinate the functions of product design, product maintenance, and product improvement, ensuring that products resonate with the consumers, keeping the team focused on the customer and the market.
  • Engage in the interviewing, recruitment, hiring, and mentoring of key product personnel

Strategy

  • Be responsible for the execution of the Product Management department’s vision and also ensuring that vision is executed among all employees within the department and throughout the company in a clear roadmap
  • Work with the CPO to implement strategies that cover product vision, product strategy, product design, product development, and product marketing
  • Lead products’ tactics formation and execution by creating and managing a process that drives toward a scalable product portfolio in order to drive the business’ enterprise value and product profitability

REQUIREMENTS

  • Advanced degree in Business Administration, Economics, Information Technology, Product Management, Marketing, Advertising, Psychology, Engineering or any other related field
  • Experience of over 2 years in a high-ranking Product Management position, preferably as a Head of Product Management in a complex business setting or diverse experience in the fields of product marketing, management, and communications
  • Great verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong leadership and management skills
  • Ability to effectively communicate, motivate, and inspire cross-functional teams with professionalism and clarity
  • Superior problem-solving skills
  • Exceptional strategic and analytical skills
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Being detail oriented and having the ability to conceptualize, prioritize, and manage multiple projects with ease
  • Ability to deliver against set objectives while operating on some occasions in stressful situations
  • Ability to deliver to a time bounded plan
  • Experience dealing with shifting priorities and issues inherent to a fast growth company
  • A plus if demonstrated experience in dealing with issues of medtech on an international basis: understanding of the North American and European landscape (knowledge of the Asian market would be an additional plus)
  • Commitment to working with shared leadership and in cross-functional teams
  • Ability to supervise and manage multiple projects at the same time
  • Ability to efficiently interact with the Senior Management Team
  • Senior executive experience and presence
  • Superior organizational and self awareness
  • Technically proficient in PowerPoint, Microsoft Word and the Microsoft Excel analytical tools

BENEFITS

  • Equity
  • 25 days’ holiday
  • Company sick pay scheme
  • Pension scheme
  • Friday drinks
  • Cycle Scheme
  • Season ticket travel loan
  • Kids Vouchers
  • Free breakfast & healthy snacks

EQUALITIES STATEMENT

We are an equal opportunity employer and value inclusion at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status

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