Digital Product Manager

Manhattan, NYC
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Janna Karstens

Job Description:

Our Fortune 500 client, a leader in banking technology, is seeking an experienced Digital Product Manager to support the build of their website for private bank and working across asset and wealth management. This Digital Product Manager opportunity is located in Midtown Manhattan, New York City. This Digital Product Manager opportunity starts out as a 1 year contract but could turn into a contract to hire, 40 hours a week, health benefits and 401K offered. 

What You Will Do: 

​The Digital Product Manager will be responsible for building a new website. This role requires the ability to work collaboratively with the product owners, marketing managers, product marketing, and various digital partners. Candidate should have experience building mutual fund websites, alongside strong project delivery and stakeholder management experience. The Digital Product Manager should be passionate about digital marketing, technology and design principles, understanding the many components that deliver rewarding and successful digital experiences. 

· Coordinate across lines of business to deliver website according to specifications and compliant with regulatory requirements 
· Assist with web production process definition, optimization and implementation, while proactively identifying opportunities to improve the digital experience 
· Work with outsourced production providers, collaborating with vendor(s) to develop workflow efficiencies 
· Support the migration of website to new content management system 
· Support ongoing publishing activities, maintain quality and consistency across internal and externally facing digital websites and applications 
· Build relationships with marketing teams across various lines of business 
· Work with product partners on requirements gathering, issue logging and tracking, and ongoing maintenance 
· Partner with analytics team to track progress against goals, analyze metrics and make strategic recommendations for further optimization 
· Navigate and work through the entire change management process, where necessary, when implementing upgrades to current systems/processes or implementing new systems/processes 

What You Will Need:

· At least 5 years of experience managing website projects
· Experience with project management 
· Experience in financial services, ideally asset management 
· Knowledge of, and experience working with content management systems, preferably OWCS or AEM 
· Strong time management and organization skills; able to maintain a high quality of work in a deadline driven environment 
· Proactive with a high level of attention to detail; quick learner who can adapt to changing priorities 
· Team player, with a very strong work ethic and high energy level 
· Must demonstrate initiative and ownership of assigned responsibilities 
· Must be able to establish strong relationship with the business and project stakeholders to ensure that business goals are met in a timely manner 
· Experience utilizing Atlassian tools like Jira & Confluence is desirable 
· Knowledge of HTML, CSS, Javascript​ (for liaison purposes with developers ONLY. This is NOT a coding position)

Client Description:

It’s not often that we get to say “yeah, but just listen to what they offer…” about our larger clients. Most people look at the awesome job description, then read “Financial Services Industry” and move on. We’ve heard it a thousand times! Know what else we’ve heard at this client just as much? “Wow! I’m so glad I took this job! This is not your father’s financial services company!”

Work here and experience:

- Opportunities to work with cutting-edge digital business strategies & projects. Digital initiatives are at the forefront of this firm's strategy.

- Work-life balance culture - no more agency hours!

- Strong potential for temp-to-perm conversion. Nearly half of the people we've placed here have converted to a permanent position, either in their current role, or in a related department

- Great community with 60+ "Aquenters" onsite! 

- Massive points on your resume for being part of a cutting-edge team, leading the way in breathing fresh air into the financial services industry.

With a customer experience focus in mind, our client is leading the way in how we interact with our money. They recognize that today’s customers are technically savvy & independent as well as highly creative, and they are successful at being the best at serving them. Through massive investments by the bank, to cutting edge customer experience, this organization is truly best-in-class. Come join us!