VP, Head of Product

VP, Head of Product

N/A Id: 15918 - Permanent

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters is seeking a VP, Head of Product to join our client in Vancouver, BC.


Why work with our client?

  • Competitive rates
  • Centrally located
  • Transit accessible



  • Own and drive all aspects of the product area from roadmap to delivery to customer adoption.
  • Collaborate with senior leadership to create and align on a product vision and strategy for new features and offerings based on user demand, data, and experience of the team.
  • Develop a prioritized product roadmap and collaborate with the VP Engineering to drive execution of the roadmap, while optimizing our ways of working.
  • Build strong partnerships with other teams internally and externally to sole problems, and ensure we working towards a cohesive customer experience.
  • Lead, coach, and develop a 5+ person team of talented product managers, and product designers. Recruit, hire and retain exceptional talent as you scale your team.
  • Interface regularly with customers at events, during sales engagements, and through ad hoc opportunities to develop your product strategy and ensure customer success.
  • Remain on the leading edge of market requirements and strategic growth opportunities.


Top Skills Required

  • 8+ years of software product management experience or history of entrepreneurial experience.
  • 4-5+ years in an executive or leadership role within Product Management at a B2B SaaS company, ideally in ecommerce or start up space
  • B2B Saas, experience required, ecommerce, marketing automation or subscriptions experience preferred.
  • Proven track record of managing all aspects of a successful product throughout its lifecycle
  • Adept at working in an agile environment with talented engineering teams
  • You use data to inform and defend your decisions. You value market research and, when it comes to the competition, you have your finger on the pulse.
  • Ability to manage and balance and evolving priorities. There will always be more than you can do in a day so you need continually make sure you have the right priorities and focus.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills. Significant experience in presentations to internal and external executives.
  • A player-coach leadership mentality with proven success at developing product talent.
  • Must be legally eligible to work in Canada


Why work with us?

  • Build a long-term relationship with an experienced recruitment expert
  • Access to the ‘hidden’ job market – opportunities across Canada that aren’t posted on job boards
  • Get a high-level understanding of market dynamics affecting your industry
  • Gain insight into the culture of the company you’re applying for before submitting your profile


About Us

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters provides contract and permanent IT recruitment services to employers across Canada. We have a specialized approach to recruiting, segmenting our recruitment teams into specialty practice areas focusing on Development, PMO, Infrastructure and BI/CRM/ERP skill sets.

This approach enables our recruiters to become specialists; they know the market and work hard to understand each candidates’ capabilities, goals, career ambitions and quickly present them with the best possible opportunities.  We are committed to helping candidates develop their careers and to helping our clients grow their business and complete important projects successfully.


We create opportunities for IT Professionals to empower business.