Director of Product

  • Indefinite
  • Full time
  • Barcelona, Spain
  • Product

To join our growing team, we’re currently looking for a Director of Product based in Barcelona.


Join a movement for good!

Do you want to make a positive impact every day at work? Alaya by Benevity, is a SaaS platform that empowers companies to build a purpose-driven culture and engage employees to make a positive impact, one act at a time. We enable experiences that bring out the human side of work, so that companies and their employees can do good and measure the impact of their actions every day. By volunteering, giving, or taking simple actions such as biking to work, saving energy, or committing to a healthier lifestyle, your employees are able to participate in your organization’s efforts to activate your shared purpose.

Key Responsibilities

You will be in charge of developing and managing a diverse product team. The responsibilities of a Director of product include scaling our product team to follow the ambitious product strategy and build a world-class product organization. The role is key to translating customer and market needs into a roadmap that nurtures a delightful experience for our customers.

Among other tasks, you’ll be involved in the following activities:

  • Bring everyone together around a shared understanding of customer problems and empower others to create solutions to achieve business goals.
  • Act as a subject matter expert for prospect and customer discussions.
  • Connect with customers and translate their challenges into the product development process.
  • Develop and share a product strategy that inspires the team, bridges the technical and business worlds, and balances our short-term and long-term business goals.
  • Iterate and evolve the product to meet the needs of a hyper-growth company while creating scalable solutions, incorporating innovation and anticipating future customer needs.
  • Communicate with the Engineering leadership team to ensure both teams have a clear understanding of requirements and best practices at Alaya.
  • Lead Alaya’s product and design teams through empathy and mentorship. Empower the team to own their products and rapidly deliver on commitments.
  • Nurture an agile SaaS product culture of continuous experimentation and learning.

Benefits

You will be part of a young and motivated group of professionals who are passionate about making a difference in the world. We offer a challenging and motivating role with the possibility of taking on more responsibility as the company evolves.

The remuneration includes a base salary, an option plan, an interesting commission scheme and other perks and benefits.

Most importantly, you’ll be joining a company in a very exciting stage of rapid growth and international expansion.

  • Independence & creativity: You will be expected to take responsibility for your work by learning and proposing new solutions and alternatives to the team.
  • Make a difference: Alaya by Benevity is all about bringing more goodness to the world. You will form a part of a young and motivated group of people who are passionate about making a positive impact.
  • An amazing culture: We offer a challenging and motivating role in a great working environment that's driven by our common objective of doing good.
  • Volunteering hours: Every employee receives 20 hours per year to volunteer for causes that are close to our hearts.
  • Exciting times ahead: You’ll be joining an organization in an exciting stage of rapid growth and international expansion. The sky’s the limit!

Who we’re looking for:

So, are you the ideal match?

  • Minimum of 10 years of professional experience working in Product in the SaaS sector.
  • Minimum of 5 years of professional experience in a senior product leadership role, managing multiple people, scaling the product team of other startups & companies and successfully reaching ambitious targets.
  • Strong experience working within an agile environment with multiple squads and delivering products that delight customers.
  • You have strong leadership ability, with communication and interpersonal skills that inspire and motivate team members and peers.
  • Excellent English proficiency. Any other language is a plus.
  • You are confident, enjoy and thrive in a working environment in which there are a large number of people to keep in touch with everyday.
  • You have a rigorous work ethic and pay great attention to details.
  • You live the Alaya by Benevity values!

Do good: We have a genuine interest in making a positive impact on the world around us.

Get it done, better: We work smart and go the extra mile.

Say “we”, not “I”: We recognize our individual strengths, communicate and build upon them as a team.

Find a smarter way: We think outside of the box and always push boundaries.

Make it fun: We always show up with positive energy, a lighthearted manner, and have a good laugh.