Chief Product Officer (contract-to-hire)

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  • CONTRACT: Freelancer – Contractor No agencies – No C2C
  • LOCATION: Work from anywhere – Remote (Time Zone: GMT/WET Partial overlap)
  • HOURLY RANGE: Our client is looking to pay $100 – $150/hr
  • ESTIMATED DURATION: Full time 40 hrs/wk  Long term


Your background

Our client is looking for a product leader who isn’t afraid to roll the sleeves up at this early stage
At the same time you will spend plenty of time thinking about the big picture and higher level business objectives
Experience in a fast-paced, early-stage/pre-revenue technology business is essential
It would be great if you have marketplace and a B2C/ e- commerce background
Being ok with a very small team, getting things moving and driving outcomes
Taking risks and making decision is part of the day-to-day

Top 3 skills

  • Drive to make things better; Demonstrable commitment of getting important deliverables out the door in the short term while simultaneously inspiring people to find ways to improve the core product steadily and noticeably over time

  • Attention to detail; As their CPO it’s crucial that nothing is overlooked and every little detail is thought about and executed perfectly

  • Communication skills; Of course you need to bring well-rounded product development technical knowledge
    But because you work with many stakeholders, it is critical you bring great communication skills too to rally different departments in an effective manner

What you’ll be doing


In this role, you will be responsible to drive the comprehensive establishment of their product strategy and oversee the entire product development process working closely with the co-founders
You will ensure the best CX, minimise friction, identify priorities and continue to build and evolve the FOUND platform to support scaling
The resources you manage range from product management to user experience (UX) research and design, engineering and product analytics
It’s your responsibility to ensure that these key roles are being performed efficiently and are aligned with the FOUND vision and strategy
Each day you will answer questions like;

  • What does the future in their industry look like?

  • How do they drive better experience and performance?

  • What does innovation mean for their platform?

  • How do they drive growth on both sides of the marketplace?

Key objectives

  1. Creating a vision and strategy for the entire PM organization

  2. Leading the PM organization, supervising various in-house and freelance resources, and mentoring the team

  3. Marketing and evangelizing products from concept to launch

  4. Research that leads to informed decision-making across the organization

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