Product Manager - SaaS SurePayroll
We?re searching for a seasoned technology/business SaaS Product Manager for our award-winning payroll and HR services.
SurePayroll is a wholly owned subsidiary of Paychex, providing an easy and completely online payroll service for small business customers nationwide. We value innovation, learning and service. We?re looking for employees who are talented and willing to be challenged in the best ways ? trying new things, thinking creatively and working collaboratively. Brill Street recently named SurePayroll a Top 50 Employer for Gen Y Talent in Chicago and Built in Chicago ranked us among the top 25 digital companies in Chicago. The American Business Awards recognized us multiple times for customer service and sales. Join the SurePayroll team today and enjoy a friendly working environment, excellent benefits and recognition for your hard work!
The ideal candidate will work to understand industry trends and maintain the company?s competitive position as an innovative online payroll processing company.
The ideal candidate will have a technical background with web and SaaS product experience and be a strategic thinker, a curious fact finder and an outstanding communicator.
The responsibilities of this role include but are not limited to:
Specifying market requirements for current and future products by conducting market research: interview customers, prospects, partners and employees
Define the purpose and requirements of projects, prioritizing features and supporting proposed projects with compelling research
Collaborate with the cross-departmental project team to define business and functional requirements and manage the project from ideation and requirements gathering to launch and regression testing
Defining short- and long-term product strategy and roadmap
Communicate promotional and selling strategy to Marketing and Sales teams
Communicate functional understanding of product features to support Customer Care team and Training Manager
Providing in-depth market, industry and competitive analysis and positioning and present findings to management team in a meaningful and actionable way
Managing the entire product life cycle from ideation to post launch
Developing and implementing a company-wide go-to-market plan, working with all departments to execute
Analyzing and managing partner/vendor relationships that fit our product and business model
Stay abreast of the latest regulations affecting the payroll industry
Demonstrated ability to successfully multitask, prioritize, and manage deliverables to support simultaneous projects
The successful candidate must have product management/product analyst experience with exposure to web and SaaS technologies. This individual must be technology savvy and have excellent communication skills?written and interpersonal?and a track record of successful product launches. This person must also have a passion for usability and for ensuring a quality customer experience. They have a high sense of urgency and are a natural relationship builder and collaborator. In addition, they are eager to learn and stay abreast of the latest developments in technology, payroll and HR services.
SurePayroll provides a casual work environment, competitive salary, health, dental, and life insurance, FSA, 401(k), and 3 weeks of time off your first year. We also support work-life balance with outstanding benefits for tuition reimbursement and wellness.
Candidates must have a minimum of 5 years? experience in software, web or SaaS product management. A Bachelor?s degree is required, MBA preferred.
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