Head of Digital Product (Fixed term contract)

  • Company:
    New Zealand Herald
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    22 hours ago
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Are you curious and focussed on excellence? Have experience in solving problems and inspiring success within a team? We’re looking for you to lead our digital team on a parental leave contract.In this senior role in our Digital Team, you will be responsible for the operational and strategic leadership of the digital product portfolio and product management practice. This role requires a good balance of business nous and interpersonal skills. We’re looking for someone who can:Lead product design and management throughout the product lifecycle and drive experimentation to continually improve product performance. Attract, develop and lead a team of talented Product Managers responsible for the NZME product portfolio. Coach for high performance and inspire innovation internally and develop beneficial external relationships with stakeholders. We are looking for someone with at least 3 years of experience leading cross-functional teams and at least 5 years of experience in product management and performance. A strong understanding of media business and effective communication is essential as you will need to relate confidently with people internal and external to NZME. The ability to prioritise among competing activities and manage a wide range of products simultaneously is crucial to success. We’re proud of our culture. We tell it how it is, challenge the status quo, dare to try and want some fun along the way. We’re all about rewarding and developing our staff as they are our biggest asset. At NZME, you can feel confident to bring your whole self to work. Sound like a bit of you? Apply now!Applicants must have eligibility to work in New Zealand.