Digital Product Manager

Location: Croydon, Surrey Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Sector: IT & Telecoms Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Simon Kiely

Digital Product Manager
Croydon, Surrey

Digital Product Manager needed for our travel/retail client based in Croydon, who are looking to employ an experienced Digital Product Manager with responsive website product management experience, a record of success in bringing new products to market and experience working within Ecommerce environments, ideally in travel or retail.

The successful Digital Product Manager will want to work for this client not just because it's a great opportunity but also because they will give you a wealth of benefits including:

* Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per annum
* 20 day's annual leave increasing to 25 days
* Contributory Pension scheme
* Interest free season ticket loan
* Free local parking
* Trainig & development
* Cycle to work scheme
* Work-life balance / felxible working arrangements

What the role of the Digital Product Manager entails:

* Responsible for executing against and helping to define the product roadmap for the ecommerce platform and website.
* Own and enhance the user journey to help optimise for customer engagement and conversion
* Take responsibility for delivering an exceptional user experience across our websites for desktop, tablet and mobile customers. Includes large new initiatives and ongoing optimisation of our existing feature set
* Create and maintain the digital product development backlog
* Take ownership for the product from inception through to delivery and future development
* Collect all requirements for the product for new functionality and changes to any existing
* Develop project plans and managing them through to successful delivery and launch. (Scrum and/or Agile methodologies advantageous)
* Plan sprints, estimation sessions and retrospectives
* Pass projects through quality assurance and user acceptance testing
* Constantly evolve processes and resources to improve quality and speed of delivery
* Optimise onsite conversion rates, user frequency, and customer retention
* Work with development and design teams across channels to create the best possible user experience for all of our digital products

In order to be the successful Digital Product Manger and have a chance to gain such an exciting opportunity you will ideally need to have the following:

* 3+ years experience as a Digital Product Manager
* Responsive website product management experience
* Exceptional collaboration skills; ability to gain the respect of your design, engineering and marketing counterparts
* A record of success in bringing new products to market of a similar scale and complexity.
* Experience with defining and running AB tests in a consumer product
* Data-centric - a deep curiosity of metrics, the ability to identify the right metrics and track and report back on impact
* Creative with lots of fresh ideas and be hungry to test them and see the results
* A good communicator and listener, able to present ideas coherently and exceptional at building consensus among a diverse group
* User empathy and experience running in-person user tests
* A clear vision for the way the world should be, and the ability to apply the scientific method to see if you are right
* Passion for producing digital experiences people love
* Able to understand and articulate how as well as why things are built
* Develop concise user stories for use during development complete with acceptance criteria/scenarios, wireframes, designs, context and proposed solution
* Experienced with Agile development methodologies
* Experience working within E-Commerce environments, ideally in travel or retail

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Digital Product Manager to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

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