£30k - 35k per year
4 months ago
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Product Manager to join one of the largest retailers in the North West. This is a 6 month contract with huge potential of becoming permanent. You will initially review the Google accounts and make suggestions to improve efficiency. You will then be involved in a market leading project as you look to create a data platform, which will utilise all the collected data and facilitate every department within the business.
- Accountable for google and customer focused data streams that involve multiple internal/external stakeholders and drive product strategy and roadmap
- Understand business stakeholders and their pain points
- Handle conflicting priorities well, communicate clearly and understand how to drive a high level of focus and excellence with a strong, talented team
- Identify and remove impediments faced by the team by working with the Lead Product Manager and other stakeholders and proactively flag off any risks/ delays in the commitments
- Collaborate with Lead Product Manager to understand future demand and direction of the product area
- Responsible for achieving or exceeding agreed product KPIs improvements
- Ensure appropriate documentation and reporting is in place for your area
- Determine Operational resource requirements to make a product area successful
Experience and Skills:
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- A methodical/ analytical approach and great problem-solving skills
- Attitude and the aptitude to learn new product area/domain quickly
- Great presentation and persuasion skills
- Team player who could work collaboratively with other members of the team
- Strong decision making and prioritization skills, especially when multiple trade-offs are involved and faster decision are required
- Knowledge of Agile methodologies, writing effective user stories/ acceptance criterions
- Understanding of User Research/ Design Thinking concepts
- Good domain expertise and experience in successfully developing a strategy in the relevant functional area/ a large complex domain
- Efficient in stakeholder management
- Knowledge and experience of product management best practice and methodologies and strong technical acumen
- Technically competent to influence and understand the solution context and approach and aid engineering in estimating the complexity of work being requested
- Have great prioritization and decision-making skills and have made good decisions/ judgements around business priorities and resource allocation, etc.
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