Overview

Beamly is a digital marketing and technology agency based in London, UK and New York, United States. We are owned by Coty, but maintain an independent working environment and culture.

Product Managers are in control of the Beamly’s build and buy technology decisions. The Product Manager is responsible for their team’s product roadmap through a combination of market analysis, user-centric design, internal direction, stakeholder management, feasibility analysis and feature prioritization. They manage the product’s backlog and work closely with the engineering team to ensure that the most valuable features and changes are prioritised.

Beamly’s current Product strategy scope comprises of 4 inter-related areas:

Marketing Science: Products and services that utilise 1st to 3rd party data to discover and better predict effective content messaging, creative approaches, targeting criteria and target platforms.

Content Foundry: Products and services that enable brands to use data to make more effectiveness and more engaging campaign content.

Media Optimization: Products and services that enable real-time optimization of social and programmatic digital marketing campaigns according to brand objectives.

Website and eCommerce: Products and services that deliver next gen web content, dynamic user journey optimization, engagement and conversion into e-commerce and in store activation.

This role will focus on building next gen digital experiences

What You’ll Be Doing

  • Focus on the discovery and delivery of next generation digital experiences, advertising formats and recommendations-driven services that are fun, engaging and sales-converting initially (but not wholly) within the world of beauty.
  • Experiences will vary widely from simply Quiz through to Augmented Reality experiences that allow users to digitally test make-up looks on their own face or conversational experiences driven by Alexa.
  • Lead a team of engineers and designers to define the world of possibilities, prototype and test on real users and then deliver their future experience roadmap.
  • Responsible for continuous improvement of the product, identifying and prioritising improvements and enhancements using quantitive and qualitive data.
  • Originate or capture, analyse and document business requirements in form suitable for development, testing and editorial communities.
  • Translation of business requirements into concise and accurate functional & non-functional documentation for new features and product changes.
  • Run requirements gathering sessions, workshops or interview with appropriate stakeholders.
  • Work directly with peers in the engineering and design/UX teams to ensure product changes are appropriated specified, discussed, estimated and planned prior to commencement, using prototypes and wireframes where appropriate.
  • Foster effective relationships with internal and external stakeholders, including delivery partners and suppliers as well as peers and more senior internal stakeholders.
  • Provide weekly status reporting for the projects and work-streams under your management, highlighting any blockers or areas of significant risk.
  • Maintain a product feature roadmap for the projects and work-streams under your management.

Who You Are

  • 3+ years previous experience in a Marketing or Technology organisation focused on building data-science and/or AI-driven digital recommendations products
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Sound understanding of the software development lifecycle
  • Proven experience of software delivery in an agile development environment
  • Ability to work in a self-directed way in an unstructured, fast-changing environment with rapid release cycles
  • Experience of working in an environment where work has to be delivered rapidly to specific time-scales
  • Ability to rapidly and effectively understand and translate stakeholder requests in product and business requirements
  • Ability to understand and apply industry knowledge, market awareness and strategic business goals to product strategy and planning
  • Good understanding of the relevant technologies and engineering practices (e.g. client and server interaction patterns, web and app technologies and platforms, API design, and software engineering processes and practices).
  • Experience managing commercial and contractual relationships with third party suppliers and partners
  • Experience of use of GA / SQL queries to analyse performance after release.

Benefits

  • Private medical insurance
  • Life assurance
  • 25 days’ holiday per annum
  • Additional holiday on your birthday
  • Childcare vouchers

Only applicants who have the right to work in the UK will be considered.

Candidate sponsorship is unfortunately unavailable.

Unsolicited CVs from Agencies will not be considered.