Product Manager (Senior)

Product Management Brighton, United Kingdom

Job Duties:

Proactively work with internal and external customers to acquire a deep understanding of their requirements & business needs (e.g. other PMs, operations, business development, sales, marketing & customer success teams)

Research and write detailed product requirements including but not limited to user stories for engineering to execute against

Deliver requirements in partnership with Design/UX, as appropriate, with an iterative, pragmatic approach to research delivery

Ensure that product requirements incorporate effective written and more creative, visual techniques (e.g. wireframes and mockups)

Develop and articulate defensible point of views based on data from primary and secondary researching including direct customer engagement, particularly for new tax vertical or product launch

Ensure committed product delivery timelines are achieved across the organization including but not limited to engineering

Define and analyze metrics that inform the success of products

Develop and maintain relationships with key decision makers across the organization

Experience (must haves):

  • Proven track record as a pure-play product manager
  • Experience working for leading SaaS companies with a diverse customer base spanning small business owners, SMB, and enterprise
  • Experience gained within similar vertical – FinTech / FS, Tax, E-Commerce or Accounting
  • Degree level qualification in technology, marketing, business or related area - or equivalent, relevant experience
  • Experience with agile development methodologies and toolchain (e.g. Jira)
  • Experience with technical delivery teams leveraging continuous delivery for launch
  • Adept at developing and delivering complex products at high velocity and with aggressive deadlines
  • Strong analytical approach, with attention to detail and excellent reporting skills
  • Ability to communicate and manage stakeholder relationships effectively, internally and externally
  • Exceptional organizational and planning skills

Preferred Experience (nice to have):

  • Proven track record in the financial technology industry.
  • Experience of working as a Product Manager for companies delivering indirect tax software capabilities
  • Knowledge and experience in the purchase to pay and quote to cash process cycles including associated workflows in an ERP
  • Relevant product manager certification
  • Some experience of working at a startup would be advantageous