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Sr Product Management Manager 1 - Product Manager

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 12/4/2017 6:56:09 AM
  • 2998678
  • Job Function: Product Management
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Digital Solutions
Location(s): United Kingdom; Leicester


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Role Summary:
The Senior Product Manager works cross functionally developing practical and innovative ways to meet goals fostering growth, innovation and customer centricity. Is responsible for work that is less defined in scope, has the understanding and experience to own, define and drive for Software, ATE & AGSE products: a product MGPP, a global business strategy, product campaigns and tactically offer technical and commercial support to customers, channel partners and the GE commercial organization.



Essential Responsibilities:

  • Own the global ATE & AGSE product strategy supporting the annual pressure business strategic growth plan (Growth Playbook) in conjunction with region P&L leaders, other product managers, fulfilment organizations, marketing & engineering; aligning product features, price positioning & value proposition messaging with market conditions to achieve product line growth & profitability objectives.
  • Based in Leicester, UK with travel up to 40% of the time and international travel required
  • Own customer targeting and offering positioning strategies by analysing market data trends including: customer segments, market dynamics, competitive intelligence, and customer preferences by spending time in the field with regional sales teams and customers.
  • Partner with marketing & sales teams to develop internal/external messaging around commercialization of new product introduction & product applications.
  • Own product forecasting, product pricing, product contribution margin, product datasheets, product campaigns, product commercialization and product sales training.
  • Own, devise & manage the ATE & AGSE multi generation product plan (MGPP) and products from concept to fully obsolete; design, manufacture & service.
  • Own key product metrics such as new product introduction (NPI) deliverables, product sales and product cost out.
  • Responsible for the technical & commercial interface and support between customers and the product line functions
  • Drive innovative solutions by assessing opportunities for strategic partnerships with other businesses, customers or channel partners for inorganic growth.
  • Generate ideas for and assist in the execution of simplification and cost out initiatives



Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Masters or Bachelor degree in Engineering or science based discipline plus technical experience in instrumentation or equivalent knowledge & experience
  • An understanding and willingness to learn customer applications for the Druck range of ATE & AGSE products typically in the industrial manufacturing & test market, the aircraft manufacturing & maintenance market, the process market (O&G, Pwr Gen, Chem/Pharma, Food/Bev) and associated service sector market.
  • Proven success in a product management role
  • Able to handle queries regarding all aspects of product technical & commercial support
  • Work to deadlines and respond effectively to demanding customer & business requests
  • An understanding of calibration and uncertainty budget calculation
  • An understanding of aircraft pitot-static avionics
  • Fluent English with good communication skills and able to present to a group
  • Ability to produce a technical document and perform a technical presentation

Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EU/EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post, as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. For further information please visit the UK Border Agency website:http://www.ukba.homeoffice.gov.uk/visas-immigration/working.



Desired Characteristics:

  • Demonstrated leadership & ability to influence in a cross-functional, matrix team environment
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, able to deliver executive level presentations
  • Strong organizational & facilitation ability
  • Strong commercial/business acumen
  • Proven analytical skill set & strategic mind-set
  • Must be a self-starter, able to work independently with high level of accuracy



Locations: United Kingdom; Leicester

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