Head of AI

£90,000 - £120,000

We have an excellent opportunity for a Head of AI to join a multi-award-winning Health and Fitness brand.

This is a remote opportunity, you will be required to visit the office in Gateshead at least once per month.

If you’re looking for a boring office job where you can hide behind your computer screen, then this is not the place for you! Everyone who works for the company is an exceptional person, creative, hard-working and talented. They have incredibly high standards and are on the hunt for world-class people who’ll blow them away with their talent and passion.

We’re looking for an experienced Head of AI to build and lead our new artificial intelligence function.

You’ll be responsible for building a world-class AI team, including creating a strategy for how we can integrate AI into our products and the wider business operations. This role will shape the future of the products and give us a competitive edge in the industry.

This job is hybrid-remote, with the requirement for you to visit the Team Valley offices at least once a month. This role will report into the CTO.

Head of AI – Responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute a comprehensive strategy for how we can implement AI into our products and the wider business operations, that aligns with the company's business goals and objectives.
  • Identify opportunities for AI innovation and integration across various products and services.
  • Build, lead, and mentor a team of AI professionals, fostering a culture of innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning.
  • Develop training and development programs to enhance team skills and performance.
  • Oversee the design, development and deployment of AI solutions, ensuring quality, scalability, and impact.
  • Collaborate with the Head of Engineering to integrate AI technologies into existing products and services seamlessly.
  • Work closely with key stakeholders, including product managers, engineers, and executives, to align AI initiatives with broader company objectives.
  • Communicate AI strategies, initiatives, and outcomes effectively across the organisation.
  • Ensure the ethical application of AI, adhering to legal regulations and industry standards.
  • Develop policies and protocols to manage AI ethics, privacy, and security concerns.
  • Work closely with our C-Suite and heads of department to suggest and advise on ways in which we can implement AI across the wider business.

Head of AI - Skills and qualifications:

  • Advanced degree in computer science, engineering, or related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in AI/ML, with at least 2 years in a leadership role.
  • Proven track record of building and leading successful AI teams.
  • Deep understanding of AI/ML algorithms, data modelling, and software development.
  • Experience with a variety of programming languages, including Python, R, and Java.
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and project management skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities, with experience in cross-functional collaboration.
  • A strong portfolio of AI projects, showcasing the ability to drive innovation and business impact.


  • Free memberships to internal products
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays.
  • Generous discounts on all merchandise.
  • Staff fun days and socials
  • Many opportunities for career development, as well as opportunities for training and personal development.
  • Enhanced sick pay, maternity and paternity pay.
  • An incredible, fun and creative environment. We treat people like friends and family, not co-workers.
  • Zero-toxicity
  • Free on-site gym.
  • Smoke-free site.
  • Free tea, coffee and snacks on-site.


Can't find the job you're looking for, send us your info and we will review your options?

(Permitted file size is 5Mb and file types are: doc, docx, txt, pdf, rtf, xls)

Attach CV*