Device Product Manager
Device Product Manager – Mobile – London
We are looking for a candidate with experience of developing and maintaining a device portfolio that interacts seamlessly with host network and the SIM to ensure the best possible end-user experience (UX). Must have experience of working in mobile devices. This role will provide any experienced Mobile product manager with a new challenge – defining a value proposition for SME and establishing the company as a market leader in the Mobile devices space.
To successfully specify & launch new and innovative propositions and product enhancements, combining new ideas with existing capabilities into existing & new market segments.
To provide initial product definition, management and roadmaps for mobile device related products from launch and throughout the product lifecycle.
Develop and maintain a device portfolio that interacts seamlessly with host network and the SIM to ensure the best possible end-user experience.
Develop and communicate the company’s device strategy.
Agree roadmaps for their device portfolio with key OEMs and host network
Ensure that the device portfolio contributes to and enhances the overall company’s mobile proposition
Provide roadmap management of the portfolio.
Maintain recommended device list and ensure it is effectively communicated externally and internally.
Maintain and enhance device ordering proposition for the company’s channels. For direct and Channel
Defining pricing strategy in conjunction with the companies Mobile Pricing Manager
Training of internal staff and channel partners as appropriate
Providing clear market positioning, collateral and product support tools enabling channel sales, support and operations teams to clearly articulate propositions.
Competitive analysis and positioning against market alternatives.
Revenue, margin and subscriber growth against plan
Quality of services – as defined by user experience, up-time and ease of provisioning
Accuracy and effectiveness of supporting collateral as fed back from partners
Mobile device related product, technical or operational experience, including delivering or supporting new product launches
Experience of working within a Product or product related development environment
Good understanding of mobile device and network technology
Ability to understand business customer needs and to deliver easy to consume products.
Excellent communication skills with both technical and non-technical audiences
Ability to work in a flexible and innovative environment
Ability to lead and work well within virtual teams.
Highly Desirable skills
Delivering successful products to SMEs
Good understanding of selling through the channel
Good understanding of device related customer and channel support needs
Successful and simple-to-use Mobile Apps and/or User-interface based experience
Experience in both product marketing and product management roles
Experience of managing through the whole product lifecycle
Type of Job: Permanent
Salary: £60,000 to £65,000 + 10 % bonus + corporate benefits
Excellent benefits package includes:
- Pension scheme
- Life assurance
- Income protection
- Childcare vouchers and paid paternity leave
- Enhanced maternity / adoption payment and return to work bonus
- Numerous online discounts
- Eye care vouchers
- Ride2Work scheme
Contact: James Thompson: [email protected]