Head of Product (Telecoms)

Recruiter
Manpower UK Ltd
Location
Berkshire
Salary
£70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted
12 Nov 2017
Closes
17 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
As Head of Product, you will lead on all aspects of product management of the current and future portfolio of our client's, managing a team of product managers to successfully deliver key KPI's. You will provide the leadership and decision making for the team, with responsibility for achievement of key customer, commercial and operational initiatives either directly or through working effectively with other members of the Retail Telecoms team.

You will be a Fixed Line telecoms expert who has a deep level of industry knowledge and is able to use and share that knowledge to enhance business performance and develop the wider team. Furthermore, you will use your strong market knowledge and ability to utilise market data to inform decision making on product and vendor prioritisation; holding full budgetary control.

And of course, you'll understand the customer journey, product rules and processes and will put service at the forefront of your team's delivery.

The role is also responsible for assurance and compliance with key regulatory and internal requirements.



We need someone with a proven successful leadership background within the telecoms industry. You will be an expert in fixed line telecoms and ideally will have worked in an environment with experience in applying Lean or Agile working practices.

As Head of Product it's essential that you can develop robust business cases, proposals supported with financial data to demonstrate a clear view of your strategic planning and execution journey.
Other key requirements include:
- Credible track record of product delivery with retail telecoms
- Experience of business change and management of key change programmes within an agile or lean environment