Product Directors at Whispir are responsible for getting multiple product managers and cross functional teams to work together and build a product that adds value to our customers lives in a unified way.
For this role, you'll be working on one of our newest and exciting products with a heavy AI and Machine learning focus. Other product managers will look to you for guidance, leadership, coaching and support. You'll reach organisational objectives through your team, and be focused on developing the skills and careers of those you work with. We're looking for an authentic servant leader with demonstrable management and product experience who wants to build one of the most exciting software companies in the country.
Within the product & design function, each role delivers on 3 key promises. You can think of these as a simplified job description. Our product directors 3 promises are;
The technical capability of product managers at Whispir pushes the standards of performance higher.
The product is built on strategy, is consistent across teams and our work increases the probability of reaching organisational objectives.
The careers of staff members are developed so they can become future leaders in the company.
At least 3 years in a people leadership position.
Be familiar with managing performance and reaching organisational objectives through others.
Understand and know how to drive procedural and operational changes through a business.
Have experience coaching staff members so we can help them succeed.
Meet the product & technology OKRs
Continuous improvement in the product management space.
Drive staff engagement
Individual performance increases.
We're a communications company. We send messages under certain kinds of conditions - that is in essence what we do. But some of those conditions really help peoples lives. With a strong background in crisis communications, some of our messages help people stay away from fire affected regions, and assist in emergencies like the global pandemic. At Whispir, you'll get to work on software that has a real impact.
It is rare to work on machine learning projects in such an authentic way. Within this department, you'll get to work with the AI & Data teams on some very special but difficult problems which creates a fascinating problem space that is hard to find in a role.