Product Manager

ASSA ABLOY

 

Do you want to bring smart and digital solutions for senior care to the market together with us? The position as Product Manager at Senior Care Nordics will make it possible!

 

About us

Senior Care is a growing business are within Assa Abloy Global Solutions with focus on developing digital solutions for our growing aging population. Currently we are present in the Nordics markets (Sweden, Denmark and Norway), North America and Europe (Nederland's, Belgium and Germany) with a strategy to expand further in existing markets as well as new markets in these regions.

 

Senior Care Nordics deliver solutions including hardware and software for senior care under the Phoniro brand. Our offering includes digital key management, time and attendance, alarm systems for care homes and digital visits. Majority of our solutions are developed in Sweden. Our solutions are present in 200 of the Swedish municipalities and totally more than 85 million home care visits are done using our solutions. Read more at www.phoniro.se.

 

We are looking for a Product Manager at Senior Care Nordics

Do you want to work within a dynamic, driven and rapidly growing team, all focusing on finding solutions to one of the world's biggest challenges, the aging population?  You will be part of the Product Management team, containing of four product managers and the Chief Product Officer. The team works in close cooperation with each other since the solutions are all parts of one common platform. Working here, you will be part of a dynamic team in the forefront of innovation.

 

You will also be working close to the business, both with our customers and sales colleagues. Senior Care Nordics is working with direct sales to large care organizations, such as municipalities in the Nordics, and we have very long contracts and relationships with our customers. This means, you will be able to establish a direct communication with customer representatives regarding their future needs in the solution as well as work in close cooperation with the sales team in large tenders.

 

What you will be doing
You will be collecting insights of the market and opportunities through market research, Voice of the Customer (VOC) and working closely with product and business managers in ASSA ABLOY to identify opportunities and requirements for technology-based market success. Evaluation of business models and formulation of opportunities will be part of your everyday work.

 

Deliverables will include business cases, recommendations to (or not to) invest in technology or development- and project proposal material, according to our evaluation processes. You will collect and negotiate requirements to define and deliver Minimum Viable Products. You will provide expertise to and lead programs from the research phase to successful product launch in tight collaboration with development teams and the organization that will host the result in their product portfolio.

 

Some of your other key responsibilities include:

  • Participate in customer dialogues and collaborate with our customers' commercial and technical experts, to deeply understand wants, needs, opportunities and tradeoffs
  • Responsible for collecting and making sense of new research findings as well as competitive intelligence
  • Balance technical product roadmaps, production costs, pricing models, performance and lifetime trade-offs with development teams and other internal stakeholders to enable sustainable and profitable product offerings to the market
  • Evaluate cross company technology platforms that includes Group Technology and other internal capabilities when making a make/buy decision.
  • Business development by identifying market opportunities, translate this into a competitive product strategy, requirements and align with research & development, industrialization, production, sourcing, connectivity and other teams and processes
  • Very good technical and strategic commercial understanding, as well as the ability to clearly communicate why and what we should prioritize to management as well as development teams

 

Our work field is our Nordic countries and travelling will be required when relevant.

 

What we are looking for

You have an academic background in engineering and/or business and at least 10 years previous experience from international product management and business development in a technology industry. If you also have start-up experience, we see it as a merit. A good understanding of business models and business cases, documented project management skills and experience from driving new business/product initiatives are important for success in the role.  You also need a strong understanding of customer needs and experience from driving market research and translating into business opportunities, generation plans as well as product requirements, particularly in integrations and digital eco systems.

 

As a person we think you:

 

  • Have the ability to forecast technology and business trends
  • Can translate business opportunities into technology capabilities
  • Are analytical to understand options and evaluate solutions and have a will to reach the finish line
  • Like to interact with people and find solutions for both technical and cultural challenges.
  • Have experience of managing P&L for your products
  • Have good presentation skills and integrity to present proposals in an environment of various opinions
  • Enjoy leading temporary, complex, multicultural teams and find win-win solutions

 

Since English is our corporate language, we expect you to have a high professional knowledge and be able to speak, read and write freely in English when interacting with your international colleagues.

 

Warm welcome with your application!

Last day of application is 10 of February 2022. To ensure the processing of your personal data, we do not accept any applications send by e-mail or post. For questions about the role, please contact: Sofia Liljeblad, CPO,   sofia.liljeblad@phoniro.comor +46 (0)73 660 22 98.

 

Are you up for the challenge? Apply now - because there's more to care!

 

 

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As we welcome new people on board, it's important to us to have diverse, inclusive teams, and we value different perspectives and experiences.


Halmstad
Sweden

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