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Financial Services

Product Development Executive


  • Salary: £30,000 (DOE)
  • Location: Chester
  • Contract: Permanent

We are delighted to be working with our successful and established client, who are seeking their next Product Development Executive to play a key role in the definition, development and launch of new and exciting products. Working from their Chester office, our client is an award winning and recognised leader in their field, boasting excellent employee benefits and fantastic progression routes.
One of our client’s core values is to grow a sustainable, customer focused and innovative service that supports and champions the financial health of their clients. As the next Product Development Executive, you will be asked to support the development of new products, assist in the development of product documentation, and assist in monitoring and reporting on product performance, issues, and feedback.
Key Responsibilities:

Support the development of new products – concept, definition, design, structure, technical requirements, and operational capacity.
Product Governance Committee co-ordination – organisation, minute taking, action tracking.
Assist in the development of product documentation – specifications, Concept Cases, Business Cases.
Liaise with and co-ordinate feedback from internal teams on product proposals.
Own, manage and maintain the product SharePoint site.
Assist in monitoring and reporting on product performance, issues, and feedback.
Support product system set up, testing and launch activities.
Work with the wider Product team to improve the systems and processes supporting our products and making Product Management more efficient.
Develop product training materials and provide product support to internal teams.
Research new products and markets.

Skills and Experience Required:

Experience of the delivery of new products and/or projects (Financial Services a plus)
Good organisational skills and ability to manage multiple tasks effectively
Able to influence and work well with a variety of stakeholders
Process development and mapping (or willing to learn)
Experience of working in matrix structure across a range of functional areas
Some project management experience
Excellent communication skills
Can deal constructively with the ambiguity in a growing organisation.

Keywords: Product development, product, product management, financial services, governance
Unfortunately, due to time restrictions we cannot respond to every applicant, in the event that we haven’t contacted you within 48 hours please take it you have not been successful for this particular role, but your details will be kept on file and considered for all future vacancies.
We are an equal opportunities agency and welcome applicants from all backgrounds.
We are acting on behalf of the client as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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