Head of Product Management

Posted 16 June 2021
Salary£80000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
LocationCheltenham, Gloucestershire, England
Job type Permanent
DisciplineTechnology
Reference19912
Contact NameJoe Grimes

Job description

One of the UK's leading educational organisations/consultancies is currently looking for a new Head of Product Management.

By connecting individuals from more than 200 countries to their most suited educational institution, the business enables anyone to discover their future and potential career. Consistently growing and evolving, they are now looking to expand further on their innovative products and technology platforms. The Digital & Data team defines the delivery of their digital products in addition to the technology platforms that enable the products to developed in the most efficient fashion.

They are now searching for an experience Head of Product Management to lead the team of product managers and user researchers. The ideal candidate would drive the product function ensuring end-to-end design and delivery of a broad range of products to further the success of the business. Knowing the importance and value of the business and the products they offer is vital to be successful in this role. You will be aware of the structure, culture and motivated by the company's vision to ensure growth consistency and customer satisfaction.

Main Responsibilities:

Lead the product management taking responsibility for every stage of product development to ensure future success in the business.
Aligning with the corporate strategy and model, guide and define the direction for products utilising customer expectations and potential market opportunities.
Ensure products are defined and illustrated how they delivery further value for the business.
Build an innovative team of product management specialists who are equally aligned with the company's vision and objectives.
Evaluate products' pricing models to ensure it remains competitive and deliver sustainable revenue growth.
Lead all stakeholder and 3rd party engagement, representing the business externally where appropriate.
Drive activities to identify potential partnership and collaborative opportunities to create further business objectives.

Skills & Experience required:

Proven record of achievements in product management, which can be gained within multiple sectors.
Evident experience in a multi-disciplinary role working collaboratively with various teams in a large organisation previously.
Proven examples of a new product management approach or product delivery change that led to success.
Experience in all stages of product delivery from idea through to development in addition to market adoption, optimisation and evaluation of product release.
A clear passion for the customer's expectations and desire to always want to adopt new ways to maximise the end user's satisfaction.
Exceptional communication skills with clear experience in leading external relationships previously and examples of engaging stakeholders.
An overall strong leadership profile with a track record of motivating and developing previous teams across the business.

My client is looking to interview as soon as possible so get in touch if you, or someone within your network, would be a good fit!