Job title: Product Manager

Location: Milton Keynes

Closing date:

Job Summary

To determine the strategy and development of the product offering for Gatehouse Bank Plc with consideration applied to the commercial, market and regulatory operating requirements (internal and external) through robust risk management in addition to managing and influencing key stakeholder relationships. The role is primarily focussed on Retail Finance products, with support for other product types.

Key responsibilities

  • Collaborate with Senior Product Manager to oversee strategic, commercial, and regulatory aspects of product development
  • Conduct market research to identify customer needs, competitor insights, and inform product recommendations
  • Analyse market competition and pricing to advise on strategic direction for maintaining or enhancing market share
  • Define product marketing communication objectives and provide data for effective communication strategies
  • Provide management information for product sales forecasts, reports, and analyses to key stakeholders
  • Develop business proposals and data analysis for launching new products, ensuring alignment with business objectives
  • Introduce and market new products in collaboration with sales, marketing, and other departments, coordinating time-integrated plans

Skills required

  • Leadership skills, including the ability to manage product risk, compliance, and control activities
  • Considerable knowledge and experience of best practice and governance frameworks, methodologies, and emerging practice, in relation to the development and management of home finance products in UK regulated financial services context
  • Skilled communicator with the ability to influence and motivate others
  • Problem-solving and decision-making skills, with the ability to analyse complex information to identify the key issue/action and drive resolution
  • Knowledge and understanding of risk control arrangements
  • Knowledge of regulatory environment and key regulatory regimes
  • Advanced Excel and Word skills
  • Extensive knowledge of the UK Mortgage sector
  • Understanding of Shariah Banking

About us

Founded in 2007, we are a challenger bank that operates in accordance with Shariah principles, with offices in London, Milton Keynes and Wilmslow. We offer personal and corporate savings products and finance for UK residential property, in addition to sourcing and advising on UK real estate investments.

Additional Details:

We offer a highly attractive reward package; the typical benefits include:

  • 25 days holiday entitlement increasing with service
  • Pension plan
  • Private medical insurance
  • Group dental insurance
  • Income protection
  • Life assurance
  • Employee referral bonus

Gatehouse Bank is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

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Application

To apply, please send your CV to careers@gatehousebank.com