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Product Manager

at Experion

Posted: 8/12/2018
Job Reference #: 185839

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Product Manager to join our Business Information team in Nottingham. As a Product Manager, you will be responsible for the complete product life cycle across the suite of Data and Market products, including defining, launching and managing products to achieve business and product goals.  This will include understanding the market requirements, commercial justification, development and rollout.  They will be responsible for delivering the product roadmap and supporting revenue goals. 
The individual will be recognised and trusted as a product expert by Experian's consultants, sales and delivery personnel.   They will be customer focused, analytical and able to communicate effectively at all levels of the organisation, from presenting high level roadmaps to executives, to engaging with technologists to discuss features, manage risk and make tactical decisions regarding roadmap deliverables.
Key Responsibilities 
  • Managing the entire product life cycle from strategic planning to tactical activities
  • Leading the product strategy and ownership of the product roadmap
  • Driving platform development and adoption of Mergers and Acquisitions product and propositions that serves a diverse range of customers in the M&A market (including, Legal, Accountancy, Private Equity and Corporate Financiers)
  • Specifying market requirements for current and future products by conducting market research supported by on-going visits to customers and non-customers
  • Understanding wider market trends and movements, including competitive threats and opportunities
  • Clear definition and communication of product development business requirements 
  • Developing and effectively implementing ‘Go to market' plans, working cross-functionally to ensure successful execution
  • Clear supporting processes / procedures to ensure quality and control   
  • Product training and support across business areas, including sales and operations
  • Wider channel development for products, including Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) and deployment of new data APIs and propositions
  • Management of budgets and support in meeting revenue targets 


Role Requirements 
  • Proven experience in product management
  • Understanding of software product development processes
  • Proven track record of effective delivery in fast paced organization
  • Capability to manage multiple projects and workload prioritization
  • Ability to successfully work under tight project deadlines
  • Self-motivated, team player, action and results orientated
  • Competent leadership, project/time management and problem solving skills
  • Working knowledge or experience in SaaS (Software as a Service) API product development and management
  • Knowledge and experience of financial sectors
Qualification requirements 
  • CIM or IDM qualified desirable, or other relevant qualifications
  • Degree in Economics desirable
  • Excellent PowerPoint, Visio or similar presentation skills
  • Microsoft Excel ability to an advanced level