Chief Product Officer

Fully-remote

Core hours 10 - 4.30

Employment type
Full time

FitXR is a fitness technology company working at the cutting edge of virtual reality. We started life in a garden shed in the UK. Fast forward to today, we’re known as the team behind the award-winning VR App FitXR which is one of the top-selling games on the Oculus and Steam stores.We're a fast-growing funded scale-up breaking new grounds in how people move. With backing from top investors such as Hiro Capital we've achieved 1M+ downloads were changing even more people's lives through virtual reality fitness.We are a global remote first company and our team spans across the UK, US and Spain.

Our team comes from a variety of backgrounds including fitness and some of the most successful technology and gaming companies in the world. Our mission is to

redefine fitness and prove that exercise can be fun - and for everyone. We believe in a future where exercise everywhere - whether that is the gym, the park, or at home - is enhanced through engaging technology that extends your reality.

FitXR have been rated one of the top 10 in The Informations, 50 Most Promising Startups 🎉

Role Summary

The Chief Product Officer (CPO) will join as part of FitXR’s Senior Management, who together with their teams, are working collaboratively to define and deliver an exciting 3 year plan and beyond. This person will be committed to delivering greatness across the vision, strategy and roadmap for Product and Product Design related work streams. You will be a leader who closely aligns to our Principles of Play and using these principles; a person who is motivated to inspire and develop a team of highly capable Product Managers and Product Designers. Most importantly, we are seeking to hire a person who lives and breathes product management; an aspirational thinker with a passion for detail who is fully committed to developing FitXR’s sustainable, high performance culture.

Requirements

  • In collaboration with the CEO & Senior Management team, co-create our 3 year plan
  • Work with SMT to ensure all teams (Product, Engineering, Content…) are resourced sufficiently to deliver their OKRs against the 3 year plan
  • Alignment of the product vision, strategy and roadmap communicating clear priorities, trade-offs, opportunity costs, ROI
  • Create and drive best-in-class product management processes, selecting the appropriate team, tools and systems in order to deliver high quality & consistent output
  • Take a community first approach when looking at roadmap iterations; use customer data and insight to make informed decisions
  • Working with the Product Managers and Product Designers to define their mission statements, ensuring that the team understand how these ladder to company-wide objectives
  • Work closely with the People team to recruit, retain and development a diverse team of Product Managers and Product Designers

Skills & Experience

  • Compelled to deliver a best-in-class product management process- be aspirational, highly collaborative and drive sustainable high performance across the whole organisation
  • Embodies our Principles of Play and is highly additive culturally for the business
  • Honest, authentic and candid approach to team leadership
  • High EQ, able to face into potentially difficult conversations with empathy & transparency
  • Thrives in a remote-first culture and has experience of motivating and growing a team in a digital environment
  • Experience leading a service based product development and operations, including relevant years in a leadership role required
  • VR or Native mobile app experience would be advantageous
  • Experience working on an app store product that offers subscription or in-app purchases is highly desirable
  • Data-first approach to all decision making
  • Strong consumer focused product experience, ideally at a high-growth startup
  • Strong communicator, can see where communication gaps exists and you can fix them immediately
  • Have strong experience of scrum framework and agile methodologies;

What you’ll be measured on

  • Efficient management and completion of product OKRs and KPIs including our North Star Metric, Retention and Churn
  • Ability to prioritise the right thing at the right time. This should be reflected in the KPIs
  • Team growth and attrition rate

Our mission is to make fitness fun and accessible for everyone. To build inclusive products, we need to build an inclusive team. Please know that this list is indicative and that we would still love to hear from you even if you feel you only are a 75% match. Skills can be learnt, diversity cannot. We promote a diverse and inclusive culture at FitXR.

Benefits

Our benefits are hosted on Ben which gives you flexibility to make choices that work for you.

🌎 Remote first: your life, your way of working

🏝 Unlimited annual leave

💰 Competitive salary with half year and end of year reviews

📈 Stock options

🌱£800 per annum learning budget

🧘 £900 per annum wellbeing budget (⛑ Private Health Insurance available within this through our benefits platform)

🏡£400 work from home budget

🤗 Bi-annual company retreat & regular get togethers

💻 Laptop & VR headset

🚴‍♂️ Annual travel pass & cycle to work scheme

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Fully-remote

Core hours 10 - 4.30