Product Development Manager, Jobs, 7435

Product Development Manager - Glasgow

Technology - IT- Management
Ref: 7435 Date Posted: Monday 13 Sep 2021
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Nine Twenty are partnering with the fastest growing Logistics with Technology solutions providers in the UK in the recruitment of a Product Development Manager.

They’ve been keeping their customers’ promises since 1999 and now work with over 1,400 companies of all sizes and stages of growth, from start-ups to global corporations.

Offering a wide range of logistics services, e-commerce and technology solutions they make it easier for our customers to do business.

Obsessed with ‘delivering happiness’ their customers are at the heart of everything they do.  This is driven through our three core pillars – People, Technology and Choice.

We are looking for candidates who are operating as a Product Development Manager looking to take the next step in a software environment. 

The successful candidate will be joining a scaling company, who continue to grow at pace.

To support their ambitious growth, they are looking for commercially astute, ambitious individuals that can bring fresh and innovative thinking.

About you:

The ideal candidate will be operating in a B2B environment, working with software. 

The role:

  • You will fully immerse yourself in the marketplace and understand the customers by doing so you will understand what the customer needs
  • As product owner, define the product development enhancements, (features, user experience, application flow and optimisations) and drive ongoing product initiatives in close collaboration with the Engineering Team.
  • Define product specifications using high-level wireframes, flow diagrams and clear and consistent user stories.
  • Play a lead role in the product life cycle by breaking down product requirements into user stories, participating in development sprints and support Sales & Marketing in taking the product/project to market.
  • Manage changes to project scopes, project schedules and project costs.
  • Plan and execute the product roadmap
  • Working across marketing and sales to lead product launches
  • Internal training with multiply teams to ensure they have ample knowledge of the product
  • You will be responsible for delivering the product vision – ensuring the vision is in alignment with the overall product and company strategy
  • You will build close relationships with customers and customer- facing teams to build a reputation for adding value.

Skills and experience: 

  • Experience of developing commercial solutions within the B2B technology space which are scalable and repeatable
  • Experience working in an Agile environment 
  • Ability to understand and communicate complex technical concepts to a non-technical audience
  • A great commercial mindset 
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills
  • Data driven
  • Experience of presenting to customer and be comfortable doing so
  • Experience of communicating with technical and non-technical colleagues

If you have a can-do attitude with a passion for product management; the strategy, the operations, and everything in-between- then we would love to hear from you!

To apply for this exciting opportunity, please send across an application today.

On offer is a competitive salary, holiday entitlement and benefits package. Because the team is growing, your individual opportunity to contribute and grow with the company is particularly significant.

To apply for this position, please get in touch with Rachael at Nine Twenty on 07825456378.