Global Product Manager - Start up , UX (User Experience, AirBnB or similar) - MA/4358
We are seeking a Product Manager who will lead the development of a real time system globally with an emphasis on the technical deployment, monitoring, development and roadmap management of the platform and environment.
This includes all procurement and management of relevant third party software to integrate to the platform and then the development of this platform into our smart maintenance eco-system.
This is an innovation and business development team of the organisations lubricants division that creates new businesses beyond its lubricant heritage. One of these businesses is a hybrid solution bringing consumers to trusted convenient garages which will become the start of an industry defining smart maintenance product for (initially cars).
The role will report to the Global General Manager with a dotted line into the Global Operations Manager and will be based in Berkshire, UK with some travel required. Our core digital product is a two sided marketplace where we connect small businesses (Workshops) looking for consumers with auto repair needs via a single scalable online platform.
Our platform will be vertically integrated and spans the entire lifecycle from consumer acquisition to return of a serviced or repaired vehicle. This will develop and expand and challenge even the most experienced Product Manager. As is usual his is a role that brings together UX (user experience), technology and business and this will be a greater emphasis on the technical side than some roles but by being involved at the start of this journey the role for career development and expansion is massive.
At least 7 years PM experience in a commercially driven position with a technical rather than marketing background.
Strong experience of getting the best out of start and enterprise level suppliers
Ability to create businesses, with best in class UX to solve consumer frustrations
Ideally Product Managed of a dual audience product such as AirBnB or similar.
Passionate about making a difference, driven, focused and results orientated
Strong analytical and insights to problem solve and convert into successful plans and solutions
Strong Product Roadmap management skills.
Experience managing a Global product
Detail orientated/PM skills – “completer/finisher”
Deal with ambiguity and an entrepreneurial 'lean start-up' mentality yet also manage a
Strong stakeholder management skills as many will look to you for ownership but also to educate and influence. Patience and influencing skills will be imperative.
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