Product Manager

Posted 20 July 2021
Salary£41600 - £71500 per annum + pension, car or car allowance, benefits
LocationSunbury-on-Thames, Surrey, England
Job type Permanent
DisciplineProgramme and Project Management
ReferenceProductmanager
Contact NameVictoria Elliott

Job description

Product Manager
Sunbury on Thames
car/car allowance, pension, career development, company discounted products.

What you will do
The Product Manager, will work directly for the Global Sr. Product Manager and provide support on Connected Services projects. In this role the Product Manager will contribute to the product roadmaps and then be involved in all aspects of the product management of Connected Services.

The Product Manager will work with a number of cross functional counterparts to define product requirements and complete the activities outlined by the Product development / New Product Introduction process. You will work with marketing communications to define the go-to-market strategy, helping them understand the product positioning, key benefits, and target customer. You will also serve as the internal and external evangelist for their product offering, occasionally working with the sales channel and key customers.

How you will do it
Support the Global Sr. Product Manager - Connected Services in all aspects of product management activities with special focus from an EMEA market view.
Assist in the management the entire product line life cycle from strategic planning to launch activities for the EMEA region and sales channels
Provide input on EMEA market requirements for current and future products by conducting market and competitive analysis reports.
Ensure all EMEA related documentation requirements for development process is accurate and complete to be reported internally at monthly project reviews.
Maintain ERP systems with all information relating to product Price and life cycle data.
Generate miscellaneous reports and product sales / customer analysis by channel as required
Must be able to communicate with all areas of the company.

What we look for
Essential
Experience in product management delivering software, SaaS, Cloud, or mobile services, preferably in IoT applications and solutions.
Strong experience soliciting Voice of the Customer in order to extract key requirements to serve as the foundation for development of the new product portfolio.
Strong financial experience, general business acumen and budget management experience.
This position requires some limited travel to customer and non-customer sites within EMEA region.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to interact with staff, colleagues, cross-functional teams, and third parties.
Proficient understanding of MS Excel for data trend analysis activities.
Preferred
Familiarity with Fire Detection, Security or Building controls related markets.
Qualification at degree level in Computer Science or Engineering.
Preferably experience in IoT applications and solutions.