PRODUCT MANAGER SUMMARY:

The Product Manager is responsible for driving product capabilities from initial concept to successful delivery and market adoption. 

   

PRODUCT MANAGER JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Meet with customers, prospects and industry analysts to discuss product requirements and the product roadmap
  • Analyze competitive products in the market to understand capabilities and differentiation
  • Drive product requirements and work with the PRGX, Inc.’s development team to deliver a world class on-demand vendor resource management application
  • Interact and guide activities effectively with customers, prospects, advisory teams and internal industry experts
  • Manage product roll-out, both internally and externally.  
  • Create business and product requirement document and collaborate with distributed development teams.
  • Responsible for end-to-end product lifecycle.  This includes market needs, product vision and roadmap, release planning, requirements gathering, functional specification, product roll-out and validation, through customer enablement and success
  • Own and drive feature delivery end-to-end: writing requirements and use cases, working with user experience to create user scenarios and wireframes, working with development, documentation and QA to deliver a marketable product on time
  • Drive product requirements from a customer and user driven approach
  • Work closely with user experience, development, QA, documentation and other product team members to execute PRM product strategy and releases using an agile development methodology
  • Collaborate across the PRGX Inc.’s organization, including sales, account management, operations, product development, marketing and management team to align the organization on product functionality, release capabilities and product roadmap
  • Maintain ongoing knowledge of competitive product offerings and functionality
  • Engage with customers and prospects for requirements gathering, feature requests, roadmap input and product validation and acceptance
  • Represent PRGX Inc.’s as a domain and product expert at customer interactions, industry and corporate events.

 

PRODUCT MANAGER WORK EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree required, MBA or a similar advanced degree is a plus
  • 5 plus years of product management experience, SaaS experience is a strong plus
  • Ideally, experience in supply chain, procurement and or financial software applications
  • Demonstrated experience in gathering and transforming business requirements into a successful product roadmap and application
  • Strong organizational skills, excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Experience with agile development methodologies is a plus
  • Proven ability to deliver on commitments
  • Strong troubleshooting and analytical thinking skills
  • Enterprise level Development Experience, both breadth and depth
  • Experience working with Large Clients on Customer Funded Development Projects
  • Strong understanding, background or experience of Enterprise Level Financial Systems and Applications

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