Director of Product

Job Type:Full Time

Powering delivery for Australia’s leading retailers including Sephora, General Pants, Harvey Norman and Kathmandu, Shippit is a powerful shipping engine for modern retailers that saves time, money and removes friction in the delivery process.

Shippit’s mission is to revolutionise how we send anything, to anyone, anywhere. Our Product team is creating a future where logistics infrastructure is connected through our technology to provide delivery experiences that are delightful and reduce waste.

The role
As Director of Product at Shippit, you will be the creator and evangelist of the product strategy and will guide a team of Product Managers in creating the future of the product and end-user experiences for our apps and shipping products.

You will understand the market and ensure we remain the leaders of change in the industry, staying ahead of the pack, being a passionate advocate for the needs of our customers to prioritise what products and improvements we build and offer. Your team will depend on you to support them through the challenges of delivering delightful and desirable products in a complex market.
You will work as a team with Engineering, Design and Logistics to inspire and lead the teams to learn, explore and build great product experiences.

About you
  • You can see through ambiguity and lead decisions to prioritise work for multiple strategic initiatives.
  • A strong passion for people leadership, with experience leading a team of Product Managers.
  • You have prior success creating excellent products and features that meet the needs of customers and the business.
  • You are a strategic thinker, who can go into the detail alongside the team, with great creative and innovative problem-solving skills.
  • Good design thinking along with deep analytical ability.
  • You’re comfortable defining and tracking key business and usage success metrics.

About us
We’re on a mission that needs the right humans to help make ship happen.
Our core values haven’t changed since launch, and we embrace and celebrate these values in our day-to-day. We love to push the envelope to break though old norms, make good sh**t taking passion and pride in our work, have a laugh through the good and challenging times and, we are good humans - we have heart and want to improve the world we live in whilst having fun along the way.

We’re a great place to work and we can back that up. Shippit’s been ranked as #7 in Linkedin’s Hottest Startups to work at in 2019 and have recently become an Endorsed Employer for Women. We have a high-performance culture, everyone can make a difference, together we make great ship happen.

We have an overriding focus on wellness are committed advocates for mental health awareness and gender pay equality & we’re committed to supporting and nurturing our team with perks like flexible work arrangements, above industry-standard parental leave and so much more!