Product Manager

The job in a nutshell

As a trusted consumer champion, our mission at GoCompare is centred around making our services better, easier and faster so that our customers can save time on saving money.

Over the last 18 months we have been on a digital evolution; we’re embracing our tech values of simplicity, intelligence and beauty and we are embedding Agile methodologies across all areas. We’ve rolled out many exciting new products and have acquired MyVoucherCodes; we have plenty of exciting plans and products in the pipeline meaning no two days are the same!

Our Product Management team plays a pivotal role in our continues success. As part of the team, you will bridge technical and business worlds as you design technologies with our creative and talented engineers and then zoom out to lead cross-functional, Agile teams, consisting of Engineering, Design, Marketing, Performance and Finance.

You will be responsible for leading product delivery from conception through to launch, with ownership of the full life cycle and be confident making key implementation decisions. Simplistically, you will be able to take user features and convert them into workable pieces and then take them across the finish line.

If you thrive on building best in class digital products, providing the slickest user experience and you confidently monitor metrics to ensure you’re delivering then this role is for you!

Skills and experience you’ll need to have

  • Experience working in a high performance eCommerce focused business.
  • Experience managing a leading consumer-facing product (desktop and mobile).
  • Track record managing significant growth of consumer products.
  • Knowledge and working experience of Agile methodologies.
  • Experience in product management, mobile and desktop design and user testing.
  • Full software development lifecycle experience.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience with A/B and multi-variate testing and customer research.
  • Strong experience with analytics (especially Google Analytics) including conversion and engagement rates.

What you’ll be responsible for

  • Helps to create and drive the vision, roadmap and goals for the managed product.
  • Contributes to the overall prioritisation of products, taking feedback from the squad, priorities from Marketing and Commercial teams and being conscious of the roadmap.
  • Develops product strategy, go-to-market plans, positioning, messaging and all elements related to the business case.
  • Works closely with design and tech colleagues to ensure the highest quality products are built that customers love.
  • Focuses on creating product specifications, delivering projects, wireframes, UI/UX, A/B test and defining product rollout strategies.
  • Processes, reviews and interprets large bodies of qualitative and quantitative data on customer usage patterns to uncover new insights to drive new product improvements.
  • Leads the vision and roadmap, manages priorisation and delivers products for the MyVoucherCodes.com business.

Who you’ll be working with

  • Designers and engineers – to lead products from conception to launch.
  • GoCompare Product team, Commercial, eCommerce and Marketing teams at MyVoucherCodes to synthesise their input into high-impact product roadmap, communication progress and changes

About us

GoCompare are a technology business operating in the price comparison market. Based in Newport, we currently employ over 200 staff and have recently listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE:GOCO).

GoCompare embraces diversity and firmly believe in equal opportunities for all. We believe that inclusion and diversity increases creativity, delivers innovation, improves performance and better serves our customers.

We firmly believe in the ethos that companies with greater diversity perform better than those without. It is for these reasons that all qualified candidates will be considered for employment regardless of age, race, religion, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, parental status, disability, educational background or any other characteristic for that matter that doesn’t relate to your ability to perform the role.

GoCompare offer a competitive benefits package including:

  • Flexible working hours
  • Bonus
  • 25 days holidays plus bank holidays
  • Birthday day off
  • Death in service
  • Matched pension (up to 6%)
  • Private medical cover
  • Buy and sell holiday options
  • Extra holidays for length of service
  • Share save scheme
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Salary:

Attractive Plus benefits

Location:

London

Job Reference:

gocompare/TP/41/85

Contract type:

Full time

Closing date:

29th June 2018

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