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Product Manager - healthcare software solutions - North West

£50,000 - £60,000 basic plus £5k bonus, pension etc - Product
Ref: 231 Date Posted: Friday 19 Jul 2019
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We’re partnered with the largest developer of pharmacy software solutions in the UK with around 140 people and a 40% market share. Part of a leading UK healthcare solutions group and a wider global business with over 4000 people worldwide.
Looking to grow their existing product team with a senior Product Manager from a tech or healthcare software background.
Your next role?
As a Product Manager you’ll be a senior member of a team charged with managing an existing product portfolio and developing new profitable ideas for the business.  You’ll create and deliver the product innovation strategy and plans, inspiring the team with compelling customer led concepts achieved through robust product discovery and customer research to uncover the problems and opportunities faced in the market. Working closely with a range of stakeholders you’ll spend around 30% of your time with clients and on client sites.
You’ll work closely with the marketing team to define the go-to-market strategy, helping them understand the product positioning, key benefits and target customer.
You be the internal and external evangelist for your product offering, working closely with the commercial team and key customers.
  • Manage the entire product line life cycle from strategic planning to tactical activities
  • Play a pivotal role in converting business needs from regulatory clients & healthcare customers into prioritised roadmaps for a multi-disciplined delivery team
  • Work with a requirements and software development team to define product release requirements
  • Develop & implement a company-wide go-to-market and implementation plan
Our ideal person: An out-and-out product person, passionate about delivering fantastic products and an exceptional user experience. Someone possessing a unique blend of business and technical skills, capable of seeing the big-picture vision with the tenacity and drive to make it a reality.
A great personality, able to build strong relationships with the team, internal stakeholders and external clients, and someone who is nice to be around.
Their ideal background:
  • 5 + years’ experience as a Product Manager within tech/software solutions and ideally pharmacy or healthcare sector
  • A strategic thinker who spots commercial opportunities for the business that delivers value to customers
  • Good experience of modern working processes e.g. Agile / Lean / Kanban / Scrum
  • A forward thinking relationship builder with excellent stakeholder management and communication skills
  • Exceptional analytical skills and an excellent entrepreneurial approach to problem solving
  • An understanding of user experience and good technology knowledge
Depending on your background and experience the salary is in the £50,000 to £60,000 range made up of basic and car allowance, plus there's a good bonus, pension, life assurance, healthy package and a range of other benefits.