PRODUCT MANAGER (FTC - 12 MONTHS

Recruiter
1st Choice Staff Recruitment Ltd
Location
Milton Keynes
Posted
25 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
PRODUCT MANAGER - DIGITAL REWARDS, GIFT CARDS AND VOUCHERS POSITION: 12-month fixed term contract (maternity cover) LOCATION: Milton Keynes (there is an expectation that the job will require travel to all group locations) THE COMPANY... Interested in supporting clients to motivate their employees, recognise exceptional effort and reward employees for going above and beyond? Would you like to work with clients from a wide range of industries - retail, law firms, healthcare, automotive to name just a few? We are an award-winning company specialising in performance improvement and employee engagement helping clients to attract and retain the best people and recognise employees for living their company values. THE TEAM... The Transversal Products and Services team are responsible for the definition, development, delivery and operations for transversal products and services across all markets with one ed vision. The goal of the team is to allow the business to become stronger in all four of our market segments Employee Benefits, Incentive & Recognition, Consumer Programs and Public Benefits. We hope to achieve this by unlocking the new structure to allow us to sell and operate our transversal products and services. The team will engage collaboratively with the four market segments, marketing and IT to achieve this goal. We expect the team to be innovative, analytical, organised, positive, diplomatic and strong influencers. THE PERSON... This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Product Manager who can establish strong Relationships and manage an extensive portfolio of products across all market segments as well as to deliver new products, or new product enhancements, from conception to launch. - Graduate calibre preferred - Minimum of 3 years' experience in a product owner based role - Proven experience of managing multiple projects and deadlines - Proven experience of scoping features and functions and seeing through to design, development and - delivery - Proven experience of designing and implementing core development strategies - Strong existing product knowledge of Gift Card and Voucher industry - Experience of working successfully with accrediting and regulatory bodies and implementing associated - programmes. - Strong influencing and communication skills. - Commercial acumen THE JOB... - Reporting to the Head of e-payments, Cards & Vouchers your overall responsibility is to ensure that Clients, Prospects, Customers and Segments see our products as market leading & the product of choice. - To ensure that Digital Rewards, Gift Cards & Voucher products are market leading transversally across all market segments. - Support the strategy and objectives set by the Market Segments - take overall responsibility for the Product Development process for Digital Rewards, Gift Cards & Vouchers - Work with other stakeholders to deliver cross-segment synergies for Digital Rewards, Gift Cards & Voucher products with related product platforms - Develop innovative solutions to complex problems. - Assist the Product Marketing Manager to compile competitive product positioning, cost analyses, sales forecasting and ROI calculations to build business cases for new product developments. - Create a centre of excellence and be the overall product champion and owner for Digital Rewards, Gift Cards and Vouchers products. Please note that at times due to the volume of applications we may not be able to respond to each person individually. If you do not hear from us within 7 days we?re sorry you have not been successful this time. Please do not let this stop you applying for other positions you may be suitable for. Good Luck! 1st Choice Staff Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and acts as both an Employment Agency & Business.
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