Description – External
Department: Product (Media)
Job Title: Product Manager
Reports To (title): VP Media Products
Career Level: 4
Hours of Work: 37.5 – Monday to Friday
Line Management Responsibility: None
WHAT’S YOUR NEW ROLE ABOUT?
Stats Perform is looking for a product manager to take ownership of our popular Widgets & Hosted Match Centre products. Used by some of the biggest sports websites in the World, our Widgets & Hosted products enable our customers to seamlessly implement Stats Perform content on their sites without the need for complex integrations. We are looking for a self-starting Product Manager to build a vision for the future of these products – and then execute that vision. You will lead the ideation and market analysis to build a product strategy, and then work closely with our Engineering teams to deliver that strategy, before overseeing the go-to-market and launch.
HERE’S YOUR ROLE BROKEN DOWN (NOT ALL OF IT, JUST THE MOST IMPORTANT STUFF)
Synthesize market opportunities, a competitive landscape view, customer feedback, site analytics and internal capabilities to develop a coherent product vision and roadmap for the future of our Widget & Hosted products.
Work with our Engineering, Design and AI colleagues to drive the delivery of your roadmap.
- Added advantage if you have experience in web/front end product management experience
Partner with your Product Owner to help generate Epic user stories to clearly define product and feature requirements for development teams.
Act as a Champion and Evangelist for your products internally and externally.
Own your product’s pricing and go-to-market strategy, working with sales and marketing departments to execute your vision
Monitor and report on project statuses, providing regular feedback to C-suite and other senior management
Analyse product sales and usage to help define, monitor, and react to product KPIs and inform product strategy
Unearth and act on trends shaping the overall business, customer needs, and competitive offerings to develop ways to improve positioning of Stats Perform business
- DO YOU HAVE THESE ESSENTIALS?
- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a relevant field
3+ years of experience in digital product management, with a proven track record of bringing exciting cutting-edge products to market.
Balance of knowledge that allows you to interchange between understanding technical concepts, whilst retaining a strong sense of commercial & market acumen.
Understanding of Agile product development principles, Scrum, sprints, user stories and development processes
Knowledge of digital & web product development, including new trends and technologies.
Strong communication and presentation skills.
A passion & curiosity for how fans consume sports news, content, data & statistics.
Experience and comfort working with Product Management tools like Aha and Jira
Experience of design thinking and user-centered design principles.
Planning and organisation skills with and the ability to set goals and schedules to achieve maximum productivity
Excellent attention to detail and the capacity to ensure accurate communication of information
Creativity and innovation and the ability to question conventional approaches and encourages new ideas
Strong results-focus, including the ability to set and manage personal goals and deadlines
Capability to manage multiple concurrent projects at any given time
Methodical approach to problem solving and ability to provide practical, efficient solutions
IT WOULD BE GREAT IF YOU HAD THESE DESIRABLES TOO
Understanding and interest in Artificial Intelligence
General interest in product development methodology
Language fluency other than English
HERE’S A LITTLE MORE ABOUT US
Stats Perform collects the richest sports data in the world and transforms it through revolutionary artificial intelligence (AI) to unlock the most in-depth insights for media and technology, betting and team performance. With company roots dating back almost 40 years, Stats Perform embraces and solves the dynamic nature of sport – be that for digital and broadcast media with differentiated storytelling, tech companies with reliable and fast data to power their own innovations, sportsbooks with in-play betting and integrity services, or teams with first-of-its-kind AI analysis software. As the leading sports data and AI company, Stats Perform works with most of the top global sports broadcast companies, tech companies, sportsbooks, teams and leagues.
THE BENEFITS YOU WILL ENJOY WHEN YOU JOIN WILL INCLUDE…
If filled in UK: 25 days’ annual leave (increasing by 3 days after 3 years), single cover Private medical insurance*, Life Assurance (4x annual salary), matching pension contributions up to 5%, Travel Loan, Cycle to Work Scheme* and more.
And there’s more…… you’ll have access to our online learning portal and be part of our Career Deal, which aims to support your continued professional development. We also have a structured management development programme and a financially rewarding ‘Refer a Friend’ scheme.
*Please Note – some of these benefits will be available to you upon successful completion of your probation.