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Assistant Product Manager

Assistant Product Manager

  • Location: Swindon, London
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Ref: R00AOR00055
  • Closing Date: 29 January 2021

Assistant Product Manager

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the Business Savings Proposition and Pricing team working with key stakeholders and 3rd party providers, you will be instrumental in maintaining and building on the commercial performance of the product portfolio and supporting the development of our intermediary and 3rd party proposition.

 

Location(s) Flexible

Permanent

Flexibility on working hours/days

Closing date 29th January 2021

 

At Nationwide we openly put our 15 million members at the centre of every decision we make as a business. Every role, no matter what it’s doing, is member focused.

You’ll be joining the Business Savings Proposition and Pricing team with an exciting portfolio of work, including, proposition development, product development, financial planning, business performance and and pricing proposals.

What you’ll be doing

In addition to the above you will be supporting the Lead Product Manager in developing the Business Savings intermediary proposition.

You’ll drive through important initiatives, being accountable for delivery and results, as well as supporting the Lead Product Manager with the creation of papers, presentations and strategy documents to communicate our strategy and plans in a compelling and timely way.

You will work with colleagues and stakeholders across different communities to deliver product and pricing strategies to achieve our commercial objectives whilst maintaining our member satisfaction and ensuring fair outcomes. 

About you

You’ll need to:

  • Have experience of working in Financial Services and/or Product or Proposition Management
  • Be able to demonstrate the ability to analyse a range of internal and external insight and present information to senior stakeholders in an impactful and understandable way.
  • Have strong numerical and analytical skills with a commercial outlook.
  • Have excellent relationship building skills, being confidence in communicating across communities and 3rd party partners.
  • Be able to engage, manage and influence key stakeholders.
  • Demonstrate a creative approach to problem solving to critical business and member issues
  • Have an interest in market and competitor trends and can articulate how these may impact our strategy.
  • Have good time management skills and self-motivation, enabling you to work within tight deadlines, whilst also maintaining high standards, attention to detail and ensuring timely delivery of multiple pieces of work.

We’re also interested in who you are as a person. Why? Because our membership is made up of so many different kinds of people, so we want our employees to be just as diverse. We’d love to hear about:

  • Your values, and what makes you who you are
  • How you’d make a difference to our members in this role

 

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The extras you’ll get

Our people’s success isn’t based on how long they spend at their desk. While you’ll have contracted hours, we want to offer a flexible environment where possible. That might be working from home, logging on from other offices across the UK, or working part time or compressed hours.

We’ve let you know about the flexibility available for this role at the start of the advert. This means you can quickly decide if it suits how you’d like to work.

There are all sorts of employee benefits available at Nationwide, including:

  • A personal pension – if you put in 7% of your salary, we’ll top up by a further 16%
  • Up to 2 days of paid volunteering a year
  • Life assurance worth 8x your salary
  • A great selection of additional benefits through our salary sacrifice scheme
  • Access to an annual performance related bonus
  • Access to training to help you develop and progress your career
  • 25 days holiday

Why work at Nationwide

We’re a building society founded by ordinary people, our members, who came together to help each other get the most from their money, buy homes and save for their futures. For over 130 years, we’ve supported each other and our communities, and we’ve done the right thing for wider society too.

If you come to work here at Nationwide, you’ll be part of that. Part of something a bit different. And something really quite special.

What’s more, we have a strong ethic of care for each other and our members. We recognise that our employees feel most appreciated when their thoughts and values are respected and considered. We’re committed to creating a culture that recognises and truly values our individual differences and identities. So if you’d like to be a part of an inclusive workplace where you can be yourself, where your talents are nurtured, and you feel empowered to contribute, then please apply and help us in building society, nationwide.

What to do next

If this role is for you, please click the ‘Apply Now’ button.  You’ll need to attach your up to date CV and answer a few quick questions for us.

We respond to everyone, and so we will be in contact shortly after the closing date to let you know the outcome of your application. 

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