Product & Investment Marketing Manager to join an international life company, in a permanent capacity on the Isle of Man in the marketing department. It's a unique opportunity to join the business at a senior level and be an integral part shaping the future propositions.
Reporting to the Group Marketing Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for leading the Product and Investment Marketing Team to deliver and manage product development, fund ranges and support online service developments for Company brands.
Have a complete understanding of our proposition and ensure that all products and fund ranges meet regulatory requirements in each of the jurisdiction in which we operate.
Be able to develop a detailed understanding of our customers, markets and competitors and ensure this is used in proposition planning across insurance brands.
Promote our proposition USP's effectively for each of our product, fund range and service (online and offline) supporting the Sales and account Managers.
Skills & Experience:
A broad knowledge of the offshore financial services industry and regulatory frameworks across multiple geographies.
A minimum of 5 years' experience in offshore product proposition; understands insurance product pricing.
Experience in the creation of product specifications, business requirement documents, business cases.
Understanding of key competitors, their products, services and proposition positives and negatives.
Familiarity with and understanding of illustration system design and build; online service design and build across web and mobile platforms with an appreciation for front and backend development challenges.
The ability to critically analyse large amounts of data succinctly, for consideration by executive team decision making.
The ability to work independently, and to engage where necessary with key stakeholders within the business.
Clearly communicate product decisions and the rationale behind them.
Comfortable making decisions without consensus.
Helps others make decisions by being persuasive.
Managed product owners across different products.
Ability to manage multiple work streams at the same time in a fast-paced environment
Both creative and analytical, switching between both and using all available data to drive product decisions.
Supplier / stakeholder / customer relationship management skills, including the ability to negotiate, agree and manage the scope of activities.
Proven ability to influence design decisions where required.
Hours & Benefits:
Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits.