Senior Product Development Manager

Location
England,East Sussex,Hove
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
05 Oct 2017
Closes
02 Nov 2017
Ref
13858268/001
Contact
Hannah Denhart
Job Discipline
Marketing (General)
Experience Level
Manager
Sectors
Financial
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client is looking for a Senior Product Development Manager to own and manage the customer proposition across their retirement and annuities product range. Ensuring all propositions meet a genuine customer need whilst providing a clear and fair service.


Client Details

My client is a well-established financial services institution with over 150 years of business success. With over 10 million customers and 7,000 employees they are a major player in the insurance, pensions, investments and mortgages market.


Description

The successful Senior Product Development Manager will be responsible for:

* investigating and identifying opportunities and extending the product range

* developing product proposals in line with genuine customer needs
* monitoring and analysing the retirement market and the competitor activity
* accessing the feasibility of entering new markets, including regulatory and legal implications
* preparing and presenting new product proposals including risks and mitigating controls
* developing business cases to secure investments
* working with key stakeholders to deliver the customer proposition including Customer Services, Conduct risk, Pricing, Underwriting and Distribution
* acting as customer and subject matter expert on a day-to-day basis providing market and competitor insight
* leading employee management


Profile

The successful Senior Product Development Manager will have:



* previously worked in a similar regulatory business
* strong knowledge of retirement and annuities products
* previous B2C experience in the financial services
* strong written and verbal communications skills
* analytical and problem solving skills
* an understanding of multi-channel product distribution including advised and non-advised sales


Job Offer

Up to £70,000 + benefits