Product Manager (Financial Services)

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Solihull
Salary
35000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + GBP35000 - GBP45000/annum
Posted
13 Apr 2017
Closes
11 May 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Description:

Due to continued success and business growth, an opportunity has arisen for a Product Manager (Financial Services) with one of our clients, a well-known organisation, based in the Solihull area. This is a new role within the business and requires an experienced Product Manager to development and ongoing management of mortgage products and propositions.

Key Duties:

- Identify industry data to enhance and maintain competitor and market analysis, identifying the competitive position in each of the product segments.



- Enhance competitor market analysis, identifying the competitive position in each of the product segments, including market insight and distribution feedback. Maintain competitive product pricing to achieve sales and margin targets and develop product pricing proposals.



- Evaluate management information and research, including indicators of potential customer misunderstanding or product/process failures, to drive the design and operation of products, literature and marketing communications.



- Develop new product and propositions including a robust approach to customer research, regulatory conduct and pricing risks. Agree the plan with the board and own the delivery of the agreed product and proposition developments ensuring they remain compliant and appropriate for their target market.



- Build a strong internal network, engaging relevant stakeholders and gain their support and engagement.



- Sign-off of relevant product content on customer marketing and adviser facing materials.



- Manage the ongoing product risk review for all products, including an assessment of risk, fairness and value for money.

Key Skills/Experience Required:

- Experience in a mortgage or financial product development role is essential.



- Technical knowledge of mortgages would be an advantage.



- An understanding of the current challenges and opportunities in the mortgage market would be an advantage.



- Ability to produce outputs that are meaningful and relevant to the target audience and communicate complex concepts clearly and simply.



- Effective written and spoken communicator at all levels, with the ability manage senior stakeholders and present at group committees.



- Comfortable with working independently and eager to assume ownership of tasks.



- The ability to create good working relationships, a good team player, contributing ideas and putting team objectives first.

This is an excellent role for an experienced Product Manager to work within a successful company on a permanent basis. In return you will receive a salary of GBP35,000 - GBP45,000+ per annum + excellent benefits including 26 days holiday, annual bonus, pension and income protection.

The first stage of the application process is to apply online.

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