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Senior Head of Product – Learning Technology


Location Southeast, Brighton
Sector Learning technologies
Job type PermanentFull time
Role Management and senior
Job ref EK2625

A superb opportunity with a hugely exciting not for profit enterprise seeking an experienced and innovative Head of Product (Learning Technology) to take responsibility for the whole lifecycle of product development.

You’ll have the opportunity to lead the vision and strategy for ongoing development of a learning technology product within an innovative and forward-thinking organisation with a truly social value.

Key responsibilities

  • Lead on product development of learning assets and associated learning portal
  • Take ownership for the product development processes
  • Work with the technical team to ensure successful launch of each product
  • Evaluate emerging ideas and gather market insight for the product vision and strategy
  • Ensure key suppliers have clear specifications
  • Keep abreast of system development strategies
  • Define product requirements and quality assurance for each product
  • Hold a clear understanding of the commercial and technical viability of products
  • Create robust project plans and ensure effective management of projects
  • Lead a team of designers and technical specialists


  • Project management qualifications are desirable


  • Working knowledge of Agile and Lean start-up development


  • Previous product development experience in an eLearning or learning technology environment
  • Strong track record of success in delivering high quality products
  • Experience taking new eLearning/digital learning products to market
  • Evidence using digital platforms to support product development
  • Experience leading a team


  • Able to manage multiple projects at any one time and at different stages
  • Excellent project management skills able to work in an agile way
  • Customer focussed and a problem solver
  • Able to explain complex technical aspects of product development to non-technical users
  • An appetite for learning

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