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Lead Product Manager

Cox Automotive | Mission KS 66222 USA | Part Time | Posted: 03/02/2021

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Primary Location: 5700 Broadmoor St, Mission, KS, USA

Division: Cox Automotive

Job Level: Manager/Senior Manager

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Requisition Number: 207672

Cox Automotive, a subsidiary of Cox Enterprises, is seeking a Lead Product Manager to join our team for a full-time role in Mission, KS.
Cox Enterprises is a family-run operation that began nearly 120 years ago. As part of this great family business, we treat our team members and clients like they're just that — family. This atmosphere has been instrumental to our success and has shaped our willingness to fuel epic innovation, drive unprecedented growth and deliver the mind-blowing, needle-moving, connected experience we promise.
Cox Automotive is transforming the way the world buys, sells and owns cars. Come join the transformation!
Cox Automotive is looking for an experienced Lead Product Manager to become part of our Retail Engagement team. Cox Automotive Inc. is transforming the way the world buys, sells and owns cars. The Retail Engagement products we create are designed for progressive and innovative automotive retailers to provide a seamless purchase experience that saves them time and makes the car purchase new and exciting.
Have you worked on innovative product experiences? Are you looking to change an entire industry by solving key consumer problems for the largest automotive retailing partners in the world?
We are looking for a candidate with a proven track record of developing great consumer experiences. The candidate will have deep knowledge of Automotive, Retail and eCommerce trends, prior experience contributing to and managing a product roadmap, and working in an agile environment with cross-functional teams who deliver high performing enterprise software.
Primary Responsibilities and Essential Functions:
  • Manage and execute on our product strategy, perform deep customer discovery, and validate the market segment of the online retail transaction within Automotive.
  • Define, communicate and prioritize business needs for engineering team members to create a shared vision for the product roadmap and our desired product functionality.
  • Manage sprint releases from product definition and planning through operational implementations and releases with a focus on the minimum viable product.
  • Develop detailed client facing documentation that supports the what, why, and how we accomplish our goals.
  • Monitor and report on the product and feature performance in order to make valuable improvements based on data-based decision making and lean analytics.
  • Collaborate with marketing, sales and operations on the development of product positioning, demo design, training courses, sales collateral, etc. to ensure that business objectives are achieved.
  • Research and investigate legal, regulatory, compliance and technology solutions which support the go to market capabilities we offer.

Qualifications:

Required Experience (minimum):
  • BA/BS Degree in related field and 7 years of related experience or MS Degree with 5 years of related experience or a Ph.D. with 2 years of related experience or 11 years of related experience.
  • Product management experience in consumer facing or enterprise software applications (4+ years)
  • B2B or B2C experience within retail automotive or related fields that involve eCommerce, sales marketplaces, digital marketing, fintech, mobile applications, or emerging (2+ years)
  • Knowledge of the automotive car buying process, including Leasing and F&I transactions
  • Ability analyzing data, insights, and scorecards to optimize product development, prioritization and requirements.
  • Proven ability to develop new concepts and deliver detailed plans in a team-based environment.
What We Look For (preferred):
  • Automotive experience.

Who We Are

About Cox Automotive

There's nothing ordinary about Cox Automotive. We are people of every background driven by our passion for mobility, innovation, client success and community outreach. We make buying, selling and owning (or simply using) cars easier for everyone. Touching more than 40,000 clients across five continents, we bring together the best brands and the best teams to propel the automotive industry forward. Some of those team members work for our iconic consumer brands like Autotrader and Kelley Blue Book, while others are creating the future of automotive at industry-facing brands like Dealer.com, Manheim and vAuto.

About Cox

We are the Cox family of businesses. We've been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions – Cox Communications and Cox Automotive – are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. We're also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. We're looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope you'll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com.

Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual's age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations: Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.

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Location Mission, KS, 66222, United States
Categories Business Management/Consulting

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