Senior Product Manager / Digital Marketing Product Management

  • Job Reference: AWDO-P7087
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Guide Dogs
  • Location: Reading, Berkshire
  • Salary: £47,818 to £54,194
  • Bonus/Benefits: + Excellent Benefits
  • Sector: Executive and Management, Marketing
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: CV Response Team

Job Description

Guide Dogs Jobs, Careers and Vacancies. Digital Marketing Product Manager vacancy in Reading, Berkshire Advertised by AWD online – Multi-Job Board Advertising and CV Sourcing Recruitment Services

Digital Marketing Product Manager with significant proven experience in a marketing/product management role with demonstrable outcomes in a medium or large-sized company with responsibility for brand/product management is required by Guide Dogs.

 

SALARY: £47,818 - £54,194 per annum + Excellent Benefits

BENEFITS: 26 Days Holiday pro rata plus Bank Holidays. The Charity offers a generous pension scheme, life assurance and enhanced pay for parenting and sickness leave. In addition, they provide an Employee Assistance Programme, flexible benefits package and discounts and cashback scheme.

LOCATION: Reading, Berkshire with some opportunity for remote working

JOB TYPE: Full-Time, Permanent

WORKING HOURS: 35 Hours per Week, 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday. As a charity they are always keen to support flexible working as much as possible

 

APPLICATION PROCESS: Once we’ve reviewed your CV, we will email over some extra details regarding the application process that you will need to complete as soon as possible. Please keep an eye out for our email.

 

JOB OVERVIEW

We have a fantastic new job opportunity for a Digital Marketing Product Manager with significant proven experience in a marketing/product management role with demonstrable outcomes in a medium or large-sized company with responsibility for brand/product management.

Working as the Digital Marketing Product Manager you will lead the digital transformation of Guide Dogs services, including our hero guide dog service and My Sighted Guide, as well as defining and leading Guide Dogs’ future approach to new digital and technology services.

As the Digital Marketing Product Manager you will have ownership for all the products in the adult digital services portfolio.

As a successful candidate, you will have an exciting opportunity to work in a growing and fulfilling environment where your efforts will be greatly appreciated by Guide Dogs and the thousands of people they help.

 

WORKING AT GUIDE DOGS

Working at Guide Dogs is much more than just a job. Through the values that guide our work, we make a real difference, and change lives.

We believe that wellbeing at work is about creating an environment to promote a state of contentment which allows all employees to flourish and achieve their full potential for the benefit of themselves and for Guide Dogs.

 

DUTIES

Your duties and responsibilities as the Digital Marketing Product Manager will include:

  • Lead the development of a strategic, customer-led approach to adult digital services products with the objective of identifying the biggest opportunities to meet current and future needs
  • Lead the development, pilot and launch of new adult technology services products
  • Work with the digital information and advice manager, develop approach to the creation and curation of technology information, advice and guidance, which could include the development of a technology community hub with forums and blogs
  • Work with Chief Digital Officer to review and reimagine existing adult services to determine how these could benefit from a digital delivery approach, considering both simple and more radical digital transformation
  • Define, manage and deliver the technology product portfolio roadmap, to include all new feature development and an ongoing programme of improvements based on customer feedback and data
  • Lead a cross-functional project team alongside 3rd parties to develop, deliver and optimise technology products drawing from expertise across the organisation
  • Be a champion for a digital-first/digital transformation approach

 

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

As the Digital Marketing Product Manager you will have:

Essential

  • Degree level qualification
  • Significant, proven experience in a marketing/product management role with demonstrable outcomes in a medium or large-sized company with responsibility for brand/product management
  • Experience of leading digital service development/transformation at a traditional organisation (not a technology company)
  • Experience of leading a multi-functional project team
  • Marketing including digital marketing
  • Demonstrable strong understanding of technology products and services
  • Proactive, can-do approach, with a strong track record of innovation and delivery
  • Project management
  • Team leadership
  • Strong partnership skills with external partner organisations
  • Ability to turn strategy into action
  • Ability to be agile and make trade-offs to deliver the biggest opportunities

 

The Charity is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children, young people and vulnerable adults with whom they work. They expect all of their employees and volunteers to fully share this commitment.

Please note: we reserve the right to close any of our vacancies early.

NO AGENCIES PLEASE

 

HOW TO APPLY

APPLICATION PROCESS: Once we’ve reviewed your CV, we will email over some extra details regarding the application process that you will need to complete as soon as possible. Please keep an eye out for our email.

CV's of Job Applicants meeting this requirement may also be submitted to our Client for consideration. By submitting your job application to us you are hereby giving us your express consent to submit your details to our Client for this purpose.

JOB REF: AWDO-P7087

This job is being advertised by AWD online on behalf of Guide Dogs

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