Head of Product - 12 month contract

Broadbean Technology Ltd
31 Oct 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We're part of Europe's leading entertainment and communications business. With over 22 million customers across five countries, we make life easier by entertaining and connecting people. It's a genuine team effort. That's why we want talented people, like you, to join us and help make the future happen.

Our experts working in Insight and Decision Science (IDS) are at the forefront of understanding consumers and creating actionable insight about their behaviours, attitudes, needs, how they like to interact and what makes them tick.

This consumer intelligence helps deliver a better experience and service to consumers and improves marketing performance. IDS employs a considerable team across several locations in a variety of specialist skills including data development, analytics, research, report development, decision execution, CRM, insight consultancy, software development and econometrics and has a very extensive and deep stakeholder base across 30+ areas of Sky, covering every subject - from acquisition to retention, from on-screen to online, from marketing effectiveness to targeted advertising.

The perks

As a valued employee of Sky, you'll benefit from a free Sky Q premium package (one off payment required for installation), an excellent pension scheme and private health care. Plus, there's a great range of other benefits to fit around your needs too.

Your key responsibilities

- Understanding the key internal and market trends which affect client and business need
- Decide what products & features to pursue from Tech, ROI, business and customer value perspective and define requirements to deliver these
- Develop the roadmap based on strategic objectives, market/competitive landscape, and user needs
- Align the roadmap with other business areas and help the team deliver by making prioritisation decisions, removing roadblocks and providing clear acceptance criteria
- Champion product performance as a business KPI and ensure product performance measures are fed into new product development cycle
- Create and manage appropriate Product Governance structures to ensure product is maintained and updated in line with the product strategy

Your skills

- Proven experience of defining the strategy for and management of a portfolio of software / data products in the Marketing Services or Data Management market
- Experience managing a team of Product Managers
- Effective research and presentation skills including presenting confidently to market (client groups, events and trade press)
- The drive and focus to shape a new functional area and embed within the business
- Experience at communicating outputs at multiple levels within the business
- Skilled in communications plan development and execution

If you're ready to work in a dynamic environment alongside talented people who take pride in delivering great results, apply today

Happy to talk flexible working

It's our people that make Sky Europe's leading entertainment company. That's why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best.

If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check.

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