Product Manager – Consumer and Media Services

Job#: 1313074

Job Description:

Product Manager – Consumer and Media Services

Apex Systems is a global IT services provider and our staffing practice has an opening for Product Manager – Consumer and Media Services to place at our client. We have personally qualified the requirement with the hiring manager.

Client: Top AD-Tech Media Company

Terms: Permanent Role

Location: Hybrid, 2 days Downtown Toronto

Application Process: It is best to apply via the medium on which you are seeing this posting. If you encounter technical difficulties submitting your resume, please send a Word version of your resume to Chris Sporton at Csporton@apexsystems.com  Please reference Product Manager – Consumer and Media Services

The Role:

The Consumer and Media Products team is seeking a customer-focused product manager with a proven track record of successfully building and delivering consumer and/or media products & services. As a Product Manager, you will champion the product development life cycle while collaborating with other high-performance professionals across business units. Reporting to the Senior Product Manager, the Product Manager will develop innovative and differentiated products and services, interfacing with stakeholders while managing and supporting the product portfolio.

Your Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the development of new consumer and media products including developing product requirements, concept design and architecture strategy in collaboration with multiple business units (i.e. IT, network technology, billing, customer care, and marketing)
  • Engage and influence cross-functional teams to deliver complex customer-focused products and services
  • Create and document product scope/requirements, roadmap/vision, project schedules/milestones, and operation workflow
  • Support business case justification for new product investment through ideation, funding, design & execution
  • Define customer-focused launch strategies, post-launch support, reporting and analytics
  • Manage product releases & define take-to-market activities (Customer support, client care, testing, and operating plan) and post launch management
  • Track and analyze performance of solutions through the various stages of the product lifecycle and identify opportunities or areas of improvement

Assesses market competition and make recommendations based on market research & competitive intelligence

Monitor and understand market evolution with 5G, customer and channel feedback, competitive landscape, industry trends, evolving customer needs and translate them into opportunities for growth

Develop new business models and operating plans with product and technology evolution

Manage partner relationships including contract negotiations, validating technologies and managing roadmaps

Your Key competencies:

4+ years of practical end to end experience in product management and/or business development

Excellent interpersonal & collaborative skills with a strong track record of influencing and engaging teams to execute in 'first-of-a-kind' business conditions

Technically inclined with an interest and ability to understand how to leverage technology to solve real-customer problems

Advanced problem solving and analytical skills, ability to translate quantitative data into qualitative analysis

Self-starter, with the ability to drive projects with limited supervision and manage multiple deliverables in an organized manner

Detail oriented with an ability to analyze complex and ambiguous information to provide insights and solutions

Excellent written and oral communication skills

Experience building executive-level presentations and to deliver recommendations with confidence

Solid MS Excel, PowerPoint, Word and other digital virtual communication platforms (i.e. Jira, Miro, etc)

 Education/Experience

Experience with 5G technology and emerging consumer use cases (gaming, extended reality) is an asset

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Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystems.com or 844-463-6178.

Employee Type:
FullTime

Location:
Toronto, ON, CA

Job Type:
PMO and Business Operations

Date Posted:
November 23, 2022