SENIOR DIGITAL PRODUCT MANAGER

Location: Umhlanga

Our client in the Telecommunications sector, based in Durban, is in search of a Senior Digital Product Manager to join their team. The Senior Product Manager is responsible for leading the digital product team along with cross functional teams including UX and Development. He/she is responsible for creating and owning the overall digital product strategy in line with the overarching digital and business strategies.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Lead the digital product team and cross functional teams including UX and Development.
  • Define the overall product strategy in line with digital and business strategies.
  • Responsible for creating and owning the overall digital product strategy.
  • Managing various products throughout the Product Lifecycle and working with the team to gather and prioritize product and customer requirements.
  • Work with customer and marketing teams to market and optimise exisiting and new products.
  • Analyse and optimise product portfolios.
  • Work with sales, marketing and support to ensure revenue and customer satisfaction goals are met.
  • Manage product operations.

 

Requirements:

 

  • A digital related qualification including recent coursework.
  • Strong ability to work with specialists to create information architecture diagrams, user experience workflow diagrams, wireframes, proof-of-concepts and interactive prototypes.
  • Familiarity with user interface guidelines and best practices for major platforms (iOS, Android, web)
  • An understanding of the limitations and trade-offs of using various development technologies and standards (XHTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, Dojo Toolkit etc.).
  • Minimum 5 years of related experience in digital product management.
  • Experience working with product design, UX and development teams.
  • Project Management experience.
  • Technical and functional documentation writing.
  • Experience in product testing.
  • Experience working in cross-functional teams including business development, product management, marketing, development, and testing teams.

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 5 days for an interview. If not contacted, please consider your application unsuccessful.