Product Management Manager – Accenture , Saudi Arabia

Job Description
Agile Deliver – Product Manager
Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
About Accenture
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. We combine unmatched experience and specialized capabilities across more than 40 industries – powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centres. With 624,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture brings continuous innovation to help clients improve their performance and create lasting value across their enterprises. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

Accenture Interactive
The powerful convergence of marketing and technology in today’s marketplace means brands are no longer built through advertising, but through Experiences. We bridge deep human and business insights with the possibilities of technology to define and deliver new realities. Experiences that can make lives easier, healthier, safer, more productive and rewarding. To unlock growth, marketing organizations need a new partner—one that is part business consultancy, part creative agency and part technology powerhouse to enable them to design, build, communicate and run the best Experiences on the planet. At Accenture Interactive, you will reimagine business through Experience.
Interactive is one of four services that make up one Accenture –the others are Strategy and Consulting, Technology and Operations

Job brief
We are looking for an experienced Product Manager who is passionate about building products that customers love. You will join a dynamic and fast-paced environment and work with cross-functional teams to design, build and roll-out products that deliver the company’s vision and strategy.

Responsibilities
Gain a deep understanding of customer experience, identify and fill product gaps and generate new ideas that grow market share, improve customer experience and drive growth
Create buy-in for the product vision both internally and with key external partners
Develop product pricing and positioning strategies
Translate product strategy into detailed requirements and prototypes
Scope and prioritize activities based on business and customer impact
Work closely with engineering teams to deliver with quick time-to-market and optimal resources
Drive product launches including working with public relations team, executives, and other product management team members
Evaluate promotional plans to ensure that they are consistent with product line strategy and that the message is effectively conveyed
Act as a product evangelist to build awareness and understanding
Represent the company by visiting customers to solicit feedback on company products and services
Using market research to get ideas for products that customers will want
Helping to oversee the design and manufacture and planning how to market and promote the product to the public
Defining product marketing communication objectives
Comparing the company’s products to competitor’s products in order to assess competition in the market
Providing management with analyses and reports and responding to questions and requests from management
Specifying and overseeing the research needed to determine the needs and desires of customers
Reviewing and adjusting inventory levels and product production schedules to maintain product availability

Qualifications
Requirements
Proven work experience in product management or as an associate product manager.
Proven track record of managing all aspects of a successful product throughout its lifecycle
Proven ability to develop product and marketing strategies and effectively communicate recommendations to executive management
Solid technical background with understanding and/or hands-on experience in software development and web technologies
Strong problem-solving skills and willingness to roll up one’s sleeves to get the job
Skilled at working effectively with cross functional teams in a matrix organization
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
MS/BS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent preferred
Excellent written and oral communication skills are required since the Product Manager has to communicate with team members, other departments, upper management and consumers of the company’s products
Expertise in the product or market including specific technical or industry knowledge
Superior project management and interpersonal skills
Ability to maintain a keen attention to detail, multitask and work well under pressure
Natural tendency to be curious, positive and creative
Team player who collaborates well with others
Sincere empathy for the customer and a commitment to delving deep into the challenges they present or experience

Why join us?
We offer a transparent, fast paced approach career progression, with a focus on your strengths and continuous coaching from senior colleagues
You will benefit from working alongside Accenture experts who are solving some of the biggest industry challenges with innovative thinking and pioneering tools
Flexible work arrangements and a range of benefits including competitive rewards
You will have access to state-of-the-art technology that will give you the opportunity to deepen your existing skills even as you help create the latest business trends
You will also have opportunities to make a difference to the communities in which we work and live

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