Head of Products

Job Title: Head of Products
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greater Manchester, Manchester
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + + Benefits
Reference: 15625188
Job Published: January 02, 2018 00:00

Job Description

Head of Products - Personal Finance - South Manchester

Are you a passionate and driven Head of Product with a proven track record of success? Looking for your next challenge to add significant value in high growth environments? This could be your ideal role.
Operating in the Financial Services sector, our client offers specialist commercial and personal financial solutions to businesses and individuals often forgotten by the mainstream lenders. Supported by decades of successful trading and offering innovative solutions, they have firmly established themselves as a market leader.

Based in state of the art, purpose built offices in South Manchester, the Head of Products role will set the vision and direction for Personal Finance products and act as a key business leader to ensure buy-in, support and collaboration across departments within the wider group.

Head of Products - Key responsibilities

*Lead and develop a team of Product Managers to deliver tangible results.
*Identify, formulate and communicate the vision for the personal finance products strategy that will drive retention and new business.
*Be accountable for developing, delivering and monitoring products ensuring the portfolio meets customer needs.
*Work with wider teams to ensure that products are fully developed and communicated in the most effective way.
*Understand market trends to develop a product strategy for the regulated markets.
*Present to senior stakeholders to ensure understanding from both a strategic and risk perspective and gain approval as and when required.
*Act as a role model and proactively promote the company's beliefs and values across the team.
*Generate engagement and debate through high-quality leadership.
*Drive high performance through clear objectives and performance management.

Head of Products - Key Requirements

*Proven track record of success at senior level, managing a product portfolio within financial services.
*Open and collaborative. You must be comfortable working in an environment where ideas are shared and challenged.
*Lead your team by example with passion and energy
*Tangible experience of setting business plans and driving commercial improvements.
*Demonstrable ability to push projects over the finish line with sound planning and execution
*Excellent stakeholder management skills
*Seek the input of key stakeholders, and manage others to achieve impactful results.
*Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.

Highly competitive salary of £65,000 - £75,000 + benefits.

This role offers a fantastic opportunity to not only join the journey but lead the charge from the front line. You will be working in a supportive and collaborative environment, providing the ideal platform to grow your career beyond recognition.
If you think you can fulfil the role requirements and have what it takes to lead a cutting-edge team focused on delivering innovative solutions, then please apply through the link or you can contact Luke Spilsbury at Adam Recruitment 0161 359 3789.

Head of Products | Financial Services | Personal Finance | Strategy | Vision