Product Manager

Response Network
Market related
13 Jun 2017
25 Jun 2017
This is an existing role working within the development department. The primary roles and responsibilities will be: - Promoting the product Internationally. - Analysing the market determining customer needs and markettrends. - Formulating the software development roadmap with other bodies. - Producing detail specifications for new products as part of the agile development process. - Working with the Development Team to review ongoing development activities to ensure synergy between product development and customer expectations. Secondary responsibilities may include: - Visiting customer sites to assist with account management. - Reviewing training documentation. - Understanding of MRP / ERP type software. The successful applicant will have excellent communication skills both Customer-facing and internally between departments. They will be a highly motivated individual with excellent time-management skills. The ability to handle multiple projects at one time is critical and they should have previous experience in software product management, business analytics, or implementation, accompanied by a strong knowledge of project management principals. Experience: - Experience in client-based software training and implementation extremely desirable - Experience in project management desirable - Experience in structural steel / fabrication OR management information systems beneficial Education: - Minimum grade C in A Level English, Maths and Science (or equivalent) - Degree in a relevant field desirable Required Skills, Knowledge and Characteristics: - Excellent people skills - ability to get on with people from many backgrounds and cultures - Excellent verbal communication skills - Ability to organise and manage individual workload - Strong written communication skills - Excellent problem solving skills - Strong understanding in general IT - Confident travelling and working alone, reliable and punctual - Available to travel internationally for periods of up to 10-12 weeks annually