Product Manager - Zero to One - CCL


Product Manager - Zero to One - CCL

Spark New Zealand
  • Auckland, New Zealand


Are you a pioneer ready to take the lead in building something extraordinary from the ground up?

Join us as a Zero to One Product Manager and shape the next generation of products across our Cloud and IT services portfolio at CCL, a leading player in the technology industry and part of Spark Business Group.

This role can be based in Auckland, Wellington or Christchurch.

About the Role:

We are seeking a dynamic and visionary Zero to One Product Manager to join our team at CCL. As a Zero to One Product Manager, you will play a pivotal role in identifying new market opportunities, conceptualising innovative solutions, and spearheading the development of products from concept to launch.

• Conduct in-depth market research to identify unmet customer needs and stay ahead of industry trends
• Support the development of our product strategy and roadmaps based on a deep understanding of customer needs and market dynamics.
• Develop innovative product concepts that address specific market challenges and opportunities.
• Collaborate with cross-functional teams to translate product ideas into tangible solutions.
• Manage the product development lifecycle from ideation to launch, driving innovation and successful execution
• Develop and maintain a strong product backlog, prioritising features and enhancements based on business impact and customer value.
• Implement agile methodologies to streamline product development and iterate quickly.
• Gather and analyse user feedback to continuously improve product performance.

• Experience in defining, measuring, and analysing customer requirements and pain points
• Excellent commercial acumen with a strong understanding of setting products up for commercial success
• Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively with cross-functional teams
• An inspiring communicator with the ability to enable and influence client-facing teams.
• Analytical mindset and an ability to prioritise and stay focused in the face of conflicting pressures.
• Passion for innovation and a drive to push the boundaries of technology products
• Demonstrated ability to think creatively and strategically, turning ideas into actionable plans
• Passion for staying up-to-date with industry trends and emerging technologies

Experience and qualifications:
• 5+ years’ experience in the New Zealand and global cloud and IT services market
• Proven experience as a Product Manager, or similar role, preferably with a focus on bringing new products to market
• Experience, and ideally certification, in agile product owner and development methodologies to develop and drive the execution of the product roadmap and backlog
• Relevant tertiary qualification preferred

About Us:

CCL's purpose is to enable Aotearoa to adapt and thrive in a digital future; our vision is to be New Zealand's most trusted multi-cloud and IT services partner. With offices across the country, and around 600+ team members, CCL is the largest locally focused IT and transformation expert in New Zealand and is a part of the Spark Business Group.

Why Choose Us:

Diversity and Inclusion: Te Kanorau me te Whakawhāiti mai

At Spark Business Group, we are constantly looking for ways to build a more inclusive culture. Our vision is for diversity and inclusion to be “how things are done at Spark”, embedded into our day-to-day activities, standards, and business practices. We want you to feel totally comfortable bringing your whole self to work regardless of your gender, ethnicity, orientation, age, or ability.

Sustainability: Toitū

Sustainability is a key focus for us. We are dedicated to supporting Aotearoa New Zealand’s recovery and economic transformation. The principle of equity is at the very heart of our approach, and we remain committed to working in partnership to make a positive contribution to digital equity in line with our focus on Diversity and Inclusion.

Benefits: Awhina

Our people matter and we make sure we look after them. As a valued employee of Spark Business Group, we’ve got our people covered with a range of leading benefits including:
• Wellbeing – Comprehensive medical insurance, life and income protection. Access to wellbeing coaches, EAP and in-house Specialist Clinical support through our leading Mahi Tahi Wellness programme.
• Hybrid ways of working – for most teams at Spark this means being in the office for 3 days a week, and 2 days being flexible.
• Leave – in addition to four weeks annual leave, we offer purchased leave, enhanced parental leave payments & support, and study leave.
• Spark Credit – We provide permanent employees with $120 monthly Spark credit to use on any of our amazing products.
• Spark Share scheme – periodically we offer the opportunity to buy into our share scheme.
• Career development – Our very own internal marketplace that connects our employees with experiential, on the job learning across Spark Business Group.

Please note: To apply for this opportunity, you must be a New Zealand citizen, resident, or have already secured the right to work in New Zealand and, therefore, hold a valid visa.

Educational Requirements

  • Bachelors Degree


Category : Product Manager
Posted : November 21, 2023
Salary : N/A
Experience : 5 Months

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