The role will oversee and drive all product development related to European Gas and Power on our Platts Platform which represents one of the fastest growing areas of the Platts product portfolio.
In this role you will work with different business functions to develop and execute a customer-centric roadmap using the Agile / Scrum framework.
The Team : A s part of the Global Gas and Power team you will help drive alignment with stakeholders in technology, sales, marketing, operations and the broader product management group to :
Assess and size market opportunities to feed into your product strategy
Support go-to-market activities once your product(s) are launched to ensure successful commercial outcomes / adoption
Support product positioning by developing and delivering thought leadership through marketing activities, conference participation, customer engagement and showcasing our deep European Gas and Power analytical capabilities.
The Opportunity :
Platts creates over 10,000 daily assessments used for 1,500+ cleared financial instruments that transact in excess of $10 billion every day.
We stream over 20,000 bids, offers and trades a month from more than 450 of the top commodity trading companies globally.
Furthermore we create market moving news and insights every day. We serve a critical role by providing price transparency and market commentary to the regional and global commodity markets.
The role offers unrivalled exposure to global commodity markets, a unique perspective on the value of European Gas and Power news, prices, analytics and data across Europe, and the ability to shape and build how the European Gas and Power information market evolves from segmented regional views to integrated Global Gas and Power to ultimately drive revenue by meeting the needs of our customers as well as identifying and penetrating news markets.
Core Focus : Lead European Gas and Power Product Development
Strategic responsibilities :
Interact with existing clients and market participants to solicit product feedback, determine industry trends / pain points and create product roadmap to ensure client and market needs for European Gas and Power content and tools are met
Lead internal and external product roadmap around European Gas and Power, present future enhancements to senior management and advocate for resources utilizing S&P Global Platts’ proprietary internal resource allocation techniques
Deliver strategic plan that enables long term success of European Gas and Power news, prices, analytics through a variety of delivery mechanisms
Work with the Global Gas and Power team to support the identification of new datasets, features and markets to ensure broader cross selling among various Platts products
Own and ensure the vision and roadmap for European Gas and Power Analytics migration to the Platts Platform is aligned with all key internal stakeholders as well as our analytics customers.
Working responsibilities :
Define success metrics and use data to drive decision-making and present both financial and technical points of view to c-suite
Write effective user stories and act as Project and Product Owner when required to provide the business vision and direction to Agile developments teams
Create, maintain and prioritise product backlog according to business value and / or ROI
Transition and evolve existing European Gas and Power product portfolio from legacy delivery mechanism into our single technology platform as well as other delivery mechanisms such as mobile and API data feeds
Develop and execute on Go To Market plans for product rollout / launches
Engage with customers and analyse customer feedback and product usage in order to feedback implications to overall product roadmap
Work closely with all stakeholders and commercial organisation to identify opportunities and agree on sales plans
About you : Qualifications
Being held accountable for execution, tangible deliverables and measurable success are common in your past. You are able to demonstrate experience of successful delivery on scope, in time, and on budget.
Core qualifications :
Proven product management experience preferably at a commodity information, oil / gas, or financial technology company
Strong customer mind set with demonstrated ability to engage directly and honestly with customers on all issues and deliver positive experience by creating a partnership mentality
Proven track record of creating product roadmaps and executing against these roadmaps
Strong presentation skills
Demonstrable experience with business change, designing and executing complex, business critical, processes into an established environment
High technical literacy with real time delivery platforms and toolsets with understanding of core solution differences
Fundamental understanding of LNG market, industry experience a bonus
Experience with both Agile Scrum and Lean methodologies
Key qualifications :
Prioritisation and partnership management skills with ability to back decisions with conviction and data whilst balancing corporate needs of both us and our partners
Diplomacy and tenacity when managing and communicating with stakeholders at all levels of business from Sales to Technology alongside a firm ability to assume positive intent
Champion tangible delivery to avoid boiling the ocean whilst still getting stuff done
At S&P Global Platts, we provide the insights; you make better informed trading and business decisions with conviction. We’re the leading independent provider of information and benchmark prices for the commodities and energy markets.
Customers in over 150 countries look to our expertise in news, pricing and analytics to deliver greater transparency and efficiency to markets.
S&P Global Platts coverage includes oil and gas, power, petrochemicals, metals, agriculture and shipping.
S&P Global Platts is a division of S&P Global (NYSE : SPGI), which provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies and governments to make decisions with confidence.