Product Delivery Manager - Maritime

Product Delivery Manager - Maritime

Job Title: Product Delivery Manager - Maritime
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Den Haag, South Holland
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 895314_1545317898
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 20, 2018 14:58

Job Description

Your background in Project management ideally in a satellite communication or telecoms environment and experience working with globally distributed virtual teams and meeting established deadlines for program milestones will help you to work cross markets and support the delivery and launch activities for new portfolio elements, facilitate that they are "ready to sell" by the organization to customers (wholesale and retail) in an effective and timely way. As a Product Delivery Manager you will conduct in-life management to maximize the profitability and product performance and conduct product retirement activities.

You will be working for a global provider of mobile satellite communications and this is an opportunity to work at the very cutting edge of technology.

Key Responsibilities of the Job include:

The Product Delivery Manager is accountable for the appropriate and timely delivery and launch of new or enhanced product and service offerings, management of the existing product offerings, and providing a core knowledge and expertise. Although there can be changes in the product portfolio that you are responsible for the two vacancies are initially set up around the Maritime products and services whereby you will be assigned to a number of Value Added Services and (third party) Applications.The job will involve;
*Build knowledge and expertise on the products and be the subject matter expert for your portfolio as you are a key point of contact for internal and external parties.
*Interface to the Business Units to capture all market requirements, and be responsible for translating these market requirements into product and service requirements.
*Define, develop, document and manage products and services requirements both in a leading and a supporting role, in order to ensure that all technical, commercial and operational activities and preparations are completed to support successful commercial introduction of new products and services.
*Manage the product throughout its life-cycle, providing in-life support and drive resolutions to issues and problems.
*Deliver and maintain existing, new products and services on the commercial roadmap.
*Provide relevant product information to support the Business Units and marketing teams to develop the market messaging, collateral materials.
*Coordinate end-to-end testing of new product and services prior to introduction to ensure the new proposition is fully functional and sellable.
*Coordinate and prepare or update product materials including product documentation, process documentation, contractual documentation, reference guides and training programmes for all your products and services. Ensure that all product documentation on the various portals is up to date.
*Work with the Business Units and Central Pricing on market adoption progress, as well as evaluate issues, market challenges and new (pricing) requirements, with incorporation of approved changes to the roadmap.
*Liaise with and support the Business Units to define and evaluate proposals for capability development/acquisition, as well as drive product management gate approvals, with budgeting and source selection.
*Be customer focused and build relationships with our channel partners, suppliers, end-users and manufacturers/suppliers.

Skills Required
*You must possess a unique blend of business and technical skills; a big-picture vision combined with a love of technology, a willingness to work hands-on with a flexible attitude, and the drive to make that vision a reality.
*Technical/business background and experience in Satellite Communications
*Extensive experience in Product Management activities
*Demonstrable capability to successfully run virtual and globally cross functional teams leading to a successful delivery and rollout of products and services
*Ability to work independently and flexibly, organizing and leading the execution of project tasks across multiple internal and partner teams with a hands-on and pro-active mentality
*Excellent spoken and written communication in the English language, as well as the ability to raise action points with clarity and confidence in the presence of senior management.
*Demonstrated writing ability in the English language and delivery of high quality work product suitable for external technical and marketing communications.
*Experience in the maritime industries would be useful
Product Delivery Manager - Maritime
Salary - DOE negotiable
Location - The Hague (Netherlands) or potentially London (UK)

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
This is a Permanent Position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.