Job title: Product Manager
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: IT
Expertise: Project Management
Salary: Negotiable
Location: London / Remote / Europe
Job published: 16/09/2022
Job ID: 33100

Job Description

OVERVIEW

Our client a global leader in education technology is looking to recruit a Product Manager to take their Projects, Programme & Portfolio Management to the next level of success. You will be responsible for the success of the key products within their company. This is a unique opportunity for Product Managers to work in a highly disruptive organisation with global footprint and mindset.

BENEFITS:

You will get a competitive remuneration package as well as working in an international, dynamic and fun atmosphere. The company invest in the development of its’ people and offer two free vouchers to undertake Certifications from their portfolio per year.

RESPONSIBILITIES

As a Product Manager your key duties will include:

  • Define the vision, purpose, positioning, key elements and differentiators for the Project, Programme & Portfolio Management best practice portfolio
  • Define and execute the product roadmap, focusing on new opportunities and maintaining relevance
  • Drive a strategic view of content development to ensure support from appropriate thought leadership materials, to promote awareness and adoption of best practice
  • Work proactively and collaboratively with teams across the business to ensure all aspects of product development, launch and in-market support are considered
  • Ensure the successful development and launch of new or updated products
  • Gather all market research/opportunity analysis associated with a potential new product
  • Participate in all aspects of Product design, including Persona development; Full end-to-end User Journeys; Service blueprints; key content and technical specifications
  • Design and manage the testing strategy for all products in development, to ensure they are consistently meeting the needs of our target audiences
  • Prioritise maintenance and improvement activities for each product in market ensuring continued relevance and positive customer experience

REQUIREMENTS

To be considered for the role of Product Manager you must have:

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a Product Manager or Product Owner role
  • Bachelor’s in marketing, business, or related field. Master’s degree a plus
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, fluency in English is required (C2 level certification desired, LanguageCert C2 LTE or C2 IESOL certificate would be a plus)
  • Demonstrated experience managing a solution-based product portfolio – vision, proposition development, launch and lifecycle management
  • Comprehensive knowledge of one of the following sectors; education, training, professional qualifications (e.g. ACA / CIPD etc.), accreditation will be a plus
  • Familiarity with all elements of product management from discovery to delivery
  • Proven ability to evaluate product feedback objectively, and propose solutions to address business needs
  • Strong business/commercial acumen
  • Proven experience in developing marketing plans and campaigns, experience in B2B product marketing would also be a plus
  • Excellent people and management skills to interact with colleagues, cross-functional teams, and third parties around the world
  • Problem-solving and analytical capabilities. Ability to develop creative/non-traditional solutions for challenging problems

NEXT STEPS

To become a Product Manager, apply now with your up to date CV!

 

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