Job ID: EB-5073662602
Category: Consumer Products
Location: Chicago, IL

Our client, a fast-growing technology company and a leader in its category, is in an exciting transformative stage and is seeking a Director of Product Management to join its growing team. This is a great opportunity with a company that is committed to long-term growth, with a focus on leading edge technologies and products. If you are a business leader with a General Manager mentality, and you are excited about developing products that respond to the voice of the customer, you’ll want to hear more about this role!

Responsibilities include:

• Develop, communicate and implement the business unit product and service strategy
• Deliver brand strategy, product portfolio management, integrated marketing planning, pricing strategies
• Drive the product team to achieve and surpass company sales, profitability, and business goals and objectives
• Manage P&L across multiple product portfolios with business unit leaders, driving profitability, volume growth and market share, as well as best in class execution of product and services
• Ensure product portfolio vision and roadmap align with business unit strategy, with emphasis on fast paced new product development and releases with both hardware and software focus
• Own the strategy for brand, products, and channels across multiple product portfolios; partner with cross-functional leaders to develop go-to-market strategies and ensure achievement of product line objectives
• Lead cross-functional collaboration to develop and deliver connected services required for product portfolio; drive the implementation and sustaining of the end user connected experience, including uncovering real-time consumer insights and driving user experience requirements

Ideal candidates will have:

• Bachelor’s Degree (Business, Marketing, Engineering) and 8-10 years in product management; MBA preferred
• Experience managing product portfolio with multiple categories, and taking them from concept through commercialization
• P&L management experience
• Prior experience managing hardware and software offerings, and comfortable interacting with highly technical development teams. IoT/connected/smart home products experience is desired
• Transformative mindset; demonstrated ability to identify unique customer experiences and develop hardware/software to solve customer needs

To apply for this job please visit brainworksinc.com.