Product Manager/Owner (Commodity Information)

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • S&P Global
  • 23 Jun 18 2018-06-23

Product Manager/Owner (Commodity Information)

JobDescription :
The Location: London
Grade: 11A

The Team: As a member of the S&P Global Platts Product Management team, you will join the group responsible for delivering a new digital, customer-centric portfolio of commodity information offerings across multiple markets and geographies. You will work closely with colleagues in IT, sales, marketing and content to execute on product enhancements that solve problems for our customers.

The Impact:

  • Own product solutions for specific market sectors.
  • Champion the product development process from understanding customer needs , to project management and Agile development, through to go-to-market and driving customer adoption.

What's in it for you:
  • You will bring revenue-generating products and/or product enhancements to market.
  • You will lead the cross-functional resources necessary to plan and execute on the product roadmap.
  • You will be expected to become a subject matter expert in the market sectors in which you operate
Responsibilities
You are responsible for executing on product strategies, ultimately driving revenue by meeting the needs of current clients, displacing competitors, penetrating new markets, solving new problems, or selling to new client bases.
Your job is to build the best possible product for our clients, including:
  • Interacting with customers frequently to develop a deep understanding of their needs, workflows and problems.
  • Driving product execution by serving as product or project owner on high-profile, high-impact deliverables
  • Providing vision and direction to Agile development teams as the Product Owner
  • Defining requirements that pinpoint business challenges and identify the technical and business changes required to address them
  • Create and maintain a product backlog according to business value or ROI
  • Developing and executing on go-to-market plans for product rollout/launch
  • Working closely with sales to identify opportunities and agree sales plans
  • Analyzing customers' product usage and connecting implications to the product roadmap

What we're looking for:

Ideally you will:
  • Have a successful track record as a product manager or product owner at an information business or a related business such as a commodity exchange
  • Have experience of commodity markets, such as energy, petrochemicals, agriculture, metals or shipping
  • Want to impact thousands of people by designing and building high-quality product solutions

Qualifications:
  • You will probably have 5-8 years of relevant experience
  • Exposure to commodity markets
  • Understanding of technology, languages and applications
  • Experience of working with Agile scrum teams as the Product Owner
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely

About S&P Global Platts
S&P Global Platts is a premier source of market pricing, news, analysis, analytics and commodities intelligence. At Platts, the intelligence you generate and the relationships you build are essential to the energy, petrochemicals, shipping, metals and agricultural markets. www.platts.com