Interim Head of Product

About Forward

Forward is a consulting firm that works exclusively with independent consultants to help startups build their engineering organizations.

About the Work

Company Stage: Series B

Keywords: Product

Term: 3-6 Months

Hours per week: 20-40

Timeline: Immediate

Geographic Constraints: NYC Based


We’re working with a Series B startup that’s building a data driven platform for enterprise HR organizations.

They’re looking for an interim Head of Product to help them manage their 5 person product organization (3 pms, 2 designers) and to help them shape and ultimately fill the Head of Product position at the company with the right type of full time product leader.

The product organization supports a ~15 person engineering organization and the company as a whole is around 250 people.

About You

Roughly in order of importance:

  • You have experience owning and scaling product organizations at Series B and C companies
  • You have experience operating as a product consultant
  • You have founding or very early stage startup experience
  • You have 10+ years experience

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