PwC Innovation - Product Management Manager - New York in New York, New York
A career in our Product Management practice, within Innovation services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients’ tax departments redesign, redefine, and redeploy tax to be a strategic asset across the enterprise. You’ll focus on assisting clients incorporate increased automation in the tax reporting process, increase analytic capabilities through data integration, and create solid internal controls that will enable the Tax function to deliver better quality output and contribute more strategically to organisational decision making.
Our team focuses on building systems that are immediately operational and conform to agile methodologies. You’ll help to increase the speed and efficiency of our ability to bring products to market and support the timely delivery of data to support PwC’s business decisions.
As a Manager, you’ll work as part of a team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industry experience, helping our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy to execution. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Proactively assist in the management of a portfolio of clients, while reporting to Senior Managers and above
Be involved in the financial management of clients
Be actively involved in business development activities to help identify and research opportunities on new/existing clients
Contribute to the development of your own and team’s technical acumen
Develop strategies to solve complex technical challenges
Assist in the management and delivering of large projects
Train, coach, and supervise staff
Keep up to date with local and national business and economic issues
Continue to develop internal relationships and your PwC brand
Job Requirements and Preferences :
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Minimum Degree Required :
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Demonstrates extensive knowledge and/or a proven record of success managing the development and utilization of technology, emphasizing the following areas:
Managing projects by defining and achieving project outcomes and meeting project key performance metric targets;
Utilizing and applying into projects knowledge of IT implementation and maintenance, learning initiatives, operations reporting, metrics, marketing and communications;
Exploring new technologies, assembling and managing product teams by working closely with engineering team and stakeholders;
Working in small multidisciplinary teams to help build products that are beneficial to our consultants and their clients;
Demonstrating flexibility by working to define requirements while simultaneously designing for those requirements;
Establishing a successful collaboration model with business leadership teams and functional leadership teams;
Developing and maintaining relationships with key management within significant vendor organizations and leveraging those relationships to solve any relationship issues and to stay current with technology and other developments within those companies;
Presenting at meetings and conferences to create awareness of product strategy and generate excitement for future business opportunities;
Providing valuable stakeholder feedback to address and taking action to meet the firm's strategic goals;
Representing stakeholders and setting product and project vision;
Working with the development team, by creating and managing a product roadmap;
Prioritizing new features/development and establishing execution is completed;
Managing/coaching small multidisciplinary product teams and collaborating with designers, business users, and developers to innovate and drive product development;
Being an influential voice on behalf of the customer (our consultants and their clients) constantly thinking about their needs and the reflection of those needs in the products we deliver;
Producing visual prototype and functional prototypes with agile approaches;
Demonstrating effective collaboration with teams spanning multiple geographies; and,
Collaborating with constituents to generate proposals and helping to manage deployment of offshore-based resources to deliver engagements.
Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success in the following areas:
Learning new technologies quickly and without formal training;
Communicating ideas to business and technical people;
Utilizing proven written, verbal, and interpersonal skills with aptitude to understand and solve problems;
Managing multiple tasks and assigned projects;
Building relationships and influencing decisions;
Coordinating/integrating resources who are not direct reports; - Working independently with minimal supervision; and,
Leveraging ability with applications and systems that support the following processes: product lifecycle management, ideation management, product planning and requirements gathering, Agile project management, code-development, quality management, test automation, integration and build automation, continuous integration and deployment, issue and problem management, application and infrastructure measurement and monitoring, integration with business systems, information security, and cloud orchestration.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law. PwC is proud to be an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law.