Head of Product

Lagos, Nigeria | Full-time | Partially remote

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OkHi is a smart addressing system, enabling 4 billion people to “be included”.

We’re solving a problem affecting half of the world and costing businesses $200bn a year.

Backed by Google and Facebook, we’re a team with Silicon Valley expertise, strong values and a pioneering culture.

We’ve recently raised over $2M to bring in talent that can power us to Series A and ultimately, our Mission.

We need you! 

OkHi is solving a global problem and we’re growing fast. This creates an exciting and fulfilling opportunity for a Head of Product to drive the product vision and launch products internationally that our users truly love.


You are…

  • A Head of Product or Chief Product Officer with at least 8 years of product management leadership, including with a fast growing startup
  • Visionary with OkHi’s products and communicate this to everyone
  • Strategic with your roadmap and resource planning 
  • User focused in your prioritisation to ensure you build products users love
  • Research oriented ensuring you truly understand what our users need
  • Data driven in your decision making through asking the right questions
  • A skilled communicator who strives for proactive and open dialogue
  • Technical enough that you can confidently challenge your engineers
  • A problem solver who never settles with the status quo
  • Entrepreneurial in taking risks and doing whatever it takes to get things done
  • A coach who is energised by managing and growing your team 
  • Self-organised so can handle that there’s always too much to do
  • Detail orientated to ensure nothing slips through the cracks
  • Motivated by growth, both for your own career as well the team around you


You will...

  • Drive OkHi’s product vision to ensure everyone is excited about the future that we’re enabling with OkHi
  • Communicate our roadmap to our internal team, iterating on it with insights from users, customers and data
  • Learn from our users by analysing the quantative and qualatative insights and using them to make recommendations and decisions on future product launches
  • Build and launch products that have clear hypotheses that test the impact on the user and business
  • Measure the impact of our products, using both quantitative and qualitative methods to gain insights
  • Improve our processes through constant iteration of our product development cycle to ensure products are being launched on time
  • Manage the product team to maximise the happiness and productivity of the product managers and designers who report to you
     

We are...

  • Purpose driven and passionate about having a big impact on the world, enabling people to “be included”
  • An international company attempting to create the best company to work for in Africa
  • An open and inclusive working environment with a culture that encourages innovation, experimentation, willingness to fail and collaboration
  • Guided by our five core values which support us in our daily decisions across all aspects of the business
  • Motivated by your growth, working with the team to provide resources and support that will accelerate your professional and personal growth
  • Excited to meet diverse, multi talented and engaged people to help us on our journey
  • Backed by world class investors including the co-founder of AirBnb Nate Blecharczyk, ex-CFO of Google Patrick Pichette and Google

 

Other Requirements

  • We operate remotely but need you to be working within +/- 3 hours from East Africa Time
  • You have previous experience living and working in Nigeria