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Director of Product

Sprout’s Director of Product is responsible for the business’s product planning and execution all throughout the its lifecycle, ensuring that the company’s overall strategy and goals are supported by those of the product.

 

This is inclusive of gathering and prioritizing requirements for the product, defining the vision of the product, and collaborating closely with the other directors from the engineering, marketing, sales and operations departments in order to ensure both financial and consumer satisfaction goals are met.

Responsibilities

  • Supervisory Role
    • Leadership in activities of the product management; overseeing functions of the Product Managers are efficiently and effectively executed
  • Collaboration
    • Cross-functional nature; expected to liaise with other Product Line Directors: Engineering, Marketing, Sales, and Design teams.
    • Translate the product needs into requirements and to drive consensus within the product departments, which ultimately promotes the achievement of the product goals
    • Collaboration leads to clear and efficient product road mapping, product planning, prioritization, and an overall agile product development process
  • Product Proposals
    • Evaluation of product proposals prior to authorizing the effect of any solutions and strategies for the business’s product
  • Stakeholders
    • Keep the various stakeholders of the business up to date on product process and progress
  • Vision Creation
    • Build and cultivate the understanding the product’s vision, business case, and compiling the product planning material necessary for driving product initiatives further with clarity and consensus
  • Product Line Lifecycle
    • Responsible for developing, defining, and overseeing the product’s roadmap and managing it as required for the purpose of meeting deliverables for the business
    • Incorporates the existing development backlog and makes priorities as determined by the business, consumer, and market needs
  • Consumer Relations
    • Engaging extensively with consumers in order to gain first hand insight on the consumers’ and market feedback on the business’s product
  • Product/Market Strategy
    • Working closely with the marketing department to develop marketing strategies and sales strategies

 

  • Research and Analyses
    • Conduct relevant product research; establishing competitive intelligence and various market analyses
    • Conduct consumer and market research that further aids the business in understanding current and future product needs
  • Product Evangelism
    • Represent the business and promote the product by advocating for its value and benefits at executive briefings, marketing events, online consumer platforms, and so forth.
  • Other Duties
    • Perform other duties as required by the Head of Product

Requirements

  • Master’s Degree in Product Leadership, Business Administration, Marketing, Finance, Economics, or an equivalent in work experience
  • Proven years of experience in performance of product management
  • Proven track record in product planning, defining and launching successful products, unifying product portfolios, and working with SaaS product ines
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Superior analytical skills in synthesizing complex information and data
  • Leadership and mentorship qualities
  • Strong work ethic; able to perform and complete tasks according to deadlines and company procedures, policies, and ethics
  • Creative thinker for product solutions
  • Ability to display strong composure in the face of workload and pressure

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