Macildowie Marketing are currently recruiting for an experienced Product Manager to join a successful and growing Software organisation based in Leicester.
The ideal candidate will have experience working within a Software Development environment with a working knowledge or experience of Agile product development methodologies. You will be confident in presenting and demonstrating products and features to various teams and Senior Management and Executives.
The Product Manager will be a product evangelist with areas of responsibilities focused around but not limited to the following:
-Creation of Product Documentation - The conception, creation and distribution of QSG's (quick start guides), Internal sales collateral and Internal provisioning guides.
-Product Launches and Feature Updates - Working with the Senior Product Management team to plan and execute Product Launches and Feature Updates. This will include supporting Product Content Creation, Internal training and Working with Product Marketing to ensure external communications and Product content is approved and updated, such as Website content, Email updates etc.
-Product Development Process Management - Contribute to Internal Communications including creation and upkeep of internal reports and Product Committee meeting minutes and actions. Upkeep of Product development tools and pipeline and ongoing appraisal of process and suggestions for improvements in line with Product Development Strategy.
-Product Specification and Design - Involvement in the various stages of Product design and specification working closely with the -Product Development team including attending feature design meetings with a focus on the end user experience etc.
-Customer Insight - Gain a deep understanding of the customers experience and working practices helping to identify and fill product gaps and generate new ideas that both improve the customer experience and drive growth.
-Product Positioning -Maintain a strong understanding of the competitive landscape and value proposition of the Products in relation to the various industry verticals and horizontals in which they operate.
This vacancy would suit an experienced Product Manager who has worked within a Software Development environment with a working knowledge or experience of Agile product development methodologies.
You will have exceptional communication skills both written and verbal and will be experienced in the creation of Product Documentation intended for both internal teams (sales/support/provisioning) and Customers. You must be adaptable and comfortable working in a fast paced environment with multiple areas of influence.
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