Product Manager

Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Reading, UK
12 Jul 2019
22 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Job title: Product Manager

Location: Reading

Salary: To £75000.00

Role Overview

Expanding the successful Aero, Defence and Security Sector of Sopra Steria, we have a new opportunity for an experienced Product Manager who has business transformation experience across front, middle and back office with particular experience in Customer Contact transformation and is likely to have worked within all market sectors. With a track record of delivery, you will lead assignments and projects, take ownership of projects and be responsible for development of new business. Working with the Sales, Bid, Technical, Finance and Commercial teams, you will manage all the commercial elements of the project to an acceptable financial profile and contractual basis, building strong relationships with the client. This is a fulfilling role within a very dynamic and challenging environment.

Please note, the successful candidate must be eligible for and willing to undergo security clearance process.


  • Business process re-engineering
  • Process mapping and modelling of benefits
  • Facilitation of client-facing workshops
  • Internal and external stakeholder management
  • Project management
  • Lead assignments and projects
  • Ownership of projects and responsibility for development of new business.

Essential skills & experience

Recent and relevant experience of project/portfolio management

Track record of delivering to required standards.

Experience of managing hybrid development teams, including offshore, dedicated staff, seconded staff, client staff and contractors.

Experience of a full project lifecycle, including transition to live service.

PRINCE 2 Practitioner or equivalent.

ITIL Foundation (desirable)

Experience of working in IT Services

Experience of working across multiple industry sectors

Membership of a recognized professional IT body

Member of the PMP

About us

Sopra Steria, European leader in digital transformation, provides one of the most comprehensive portfolios of end to end service offerings in the market: Consulting, Systems Integration, Software Development and Business Process Services. Sopra Steria is trusted by leading private and public organisations to deliver successful transformation programmes that address their most complex and critical business challenges.

Sopra Steria has been a key provider of specialist systems and services to the Ministry of Defence (MOD) for over 30 years. Independence, broad capability and knowledgeable people with a reputation for operational and commercial flexibility have secured our position as one of the MOD's top ten ICT suppliers

Sopra Steria is committed to establishing and maintaining a working environment which is free from discrimination and which values all employees as individuals. All employees and prospective employees are selected, recruited, trained and promoted solely on the basis of their skills and behaviour.

Find out more

Visit the Sopra Steria website and Sopra Steria LinkedIn company page.

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