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Product Manager - IoT & Enterprise

Job Title: Product Manager - IoT & Enterprise
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South London, London
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
REF: AT - Prod.M_1519144826
Contact Name: Adam Thompson
Contact Email: Adam.Thompson@projectpeople.com
Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

Product Manager - IoT & Enterprise

Product Manager opportunity working with a multi-national conglomerate who are committed to innovation and technology.

Key Purpose of Role:

  • To promote and continuously develop the Group's IoT & Enterprise product portfolio
  • Ensure portfolio capabilities and roadmaps remain competitive and disruptive
  • Information about offering is clearly understood, both internally and externally, in the most professional and accessible way
  • Assist the sales functions in achieving global revenue targets with a competitive product portfolio

Key Responsibilities / Tasks:

  • Ensuring the IoT & Enterprise products developed and procured are market leading, competitive, disruptive and meet the needs of mobile operators and global customers
  • Act as a main point of contact and provide expert advice on IoT & Enterprise products to all mobile operators
  • Supporting and guiding mobile operators in acquiring customers and increasing revenue in their markets
  • Establish and maintain a single web presence for product information and promotions with consistent messaging
  • Manage supplier relationships and ensure roadmap requirements are adopted and delivered
  • Support sales teams in-field, with product demonstrations, presentations and tender responses
  • Present and champion the Group's IoT & Enterprise offering and its competitive advantages at industry events
  • Own the product marketing budget and execution plan required to overachieve on yearly IoT & Enterprise targets
  • Simplify and reduce the sales cycle through excellent products, clear information, fast fulfilment processes and a detailed understanding of customer requirements
  • Auditing the Enterprise and IoT products sold and used by mobile operators and non-mobile businesses and identify areas of synergy
  • Work closely with sales teams to clearly understand their pipeline, how you can support its closure and the product enhancements and investments required to remain competitive
  • Maintain a constant understanding and share insights into all mobile operators activity in 5G, LPWA and eUICC.
  • Seeking and promoting synergy and cost efficiency opportunities

Experience & Expertise:

  • Preferably held a similar role with another mobile operator/solution provider for IoT and or Enterprise products
  • A detailed understanding of the IoT & Enterprise market and the service(s) an operator needs to provide to be successful in this field
  • Proven record of enhancing old and/or developing new products and channels to significantly increase revenue
  • Demonstrable examples of converting technical solutions into clear, end customer requirements
  • A good understanding of mobile networks and common IoT/Enterprise services such as EMM, hardware procurement and billing transparency
  • Experience of presenting to, negotiating with and influencing a wide variety of audiences at a senior level
  • Experience of working in global and virtual teams and engaging with subject matter experts spanning more than one country

Skills & Approach:

  • Clear commercial mind set, constantly focusing on delivering value to customers
  • Excellent interpersonal and verbal communication skills, with a high degree of literacy and numeracy
  • Strong presentation skills with the ability to get complex messages across clearly and concisely
  • Take immense pride in the products you are responsible for and all associated information and communication
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Demonstrable strategic thinking skills, thinking creatively to develop non-traditional solutions to complex business challenges
  • Willing to pitch in and support other business areas as needed

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