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Product Manager

Location: Newcastle

Salary: £45,000 - £50,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 168961

NRG are working exclusively with UBISOFT who are the 3rd largest publisher in the world. Based in Newcastle city centre, they are looking to recruit a Product Manager.

You will be responsible for the following:


  • Produce, analyse, refine and document business requirements and user stories to be included in the appropriate product backlogs

  • Write user stories and manage the CRM products backlog

  • Define the vision and the roadmap for the CRM products, alongside the CRM product lead manager and business stakeholders

  • Study and analyze other solutions from the market to propose benchmarks and possible optimization for the existing products

  • Establish initiatives and align with cross-functional goals

  • Drive implementation for new solutions that should be integrated in the CRM perimeter

  • Define business processes to accompany both CRC zones

  • Keep the backlog prioritized according to importance and clearly communicate the requirements to the scrum teams and to the business stakeholders

  • Facilitate solutions across the organization; working with Product Manager, Business Marketing teams, and technology teams to prioritize, deliver solutions that align with the CRM roadmap

  • Develop business cases to drive feature strategy discussions through the quantification of business value and ROI

  • Collaborates with the IT teams to ensure a timely implementation of the business requirements, according with the priorities defined by the stakeholders

  • Collaborate with the Scrum Masters to run successful release planning and sprint planning sessions, as well as sprint reviews and retrospectives

  • Build and groom product backlogs. Create and groom short, medium and long-term product roadmaps and get internal agreement with business stakeholders and provide visibility across the teams (IT and Business)

Ideally you will have:


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent and 5 to 10 years’ progressive experience in project management/product owner / business analysis

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, team spirit and communication is a must

  • Strong time-management skills and attention to detail; capable of tracking, managing,
    and resolving many issues efficiently

  • Very agile and adaptable, experience working across organizational boundaries on a local
    and global basis preferred

  • Proficiency with time tracking and collaboration tools (e.g. Microsoft, JIRA,


Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 plus fantastic benefits