Senior Product Director
Company: Cox Automotive
Posted on: November 23, 2020
Primary Location: 3003 Summit Blvd, Atlanta, GA, USA Division:
Cox Automotive Job Level: Director/Senior Director Travel: Yes, 25
% of the Time Schedule: Full-time Shift: Day Job Requisition
Number: 207298 Cox Automotive, a
subsidiary of Cox Enterprises, is seeking a Sr. Product Director to
join our team
in Atlanta, GA.
Have you worked on innovative product experiences? Are you
looking to change an entire industry by solving key consumer
delivering connected client experiences for car dealerships
everywhere? We are
looking for someone with Automotive retail experience who knows
what it takes
to make our online digital transaction be as easy as having your
delivered to your door.
We are seeking a
highly collaborative leader that is capable of working
other departments and solutions including but not limited to core
development, our product center of excellence, corporate strategy,
executive leadership team. Outstanding communication, research
planning, financial analysis, and presentation skills are an
Cox Enterprises is a
family-run operation that began nearly 120 years ago. As part of
family business, we treat our team members and clients like they re
family. This atmosphere has been instrumental to our success and
has shaped our
willingness to fuel epic innovation, drive unprecedented growth and
mind-blowing, needle-moving, connected experience we promise.
Cox Automotive is transforming the way the world buys, sells
and owns cars. Come join the transformation!
Responsibilities and Essential Functions:
Partner deeply with the Digital
Retailling and F&I Product Leadership and the Business Strategy
Operations teams to help drive and execute the vision and strategy
taking our products and processes to the next level.
Develop a strategy and plan for
meaningful product integrations that raise the joint value
Retail Solutions product lines. In this capacity, this leader will
with product teams across CAI and will partner deeply with the
Solutions strategy team.
Evaluate new technologies or
partnerships in conjunction with business development, pulling in
product leaders as needed.
Track status on key
cross-solution or strategic product initiatives and activities
particularly those that product lines.
Coordinate key change
management initiatives for the Digital Retailing and F&I
portfolio in coordination with our product and engineering centers
Motivate and inspire the
product, engineering, and business teams to identify and frame new
opportunities (be they build, buy, partner).
Incubate new concepts or new
strategic partnerships as needed.
Partner with product
operations/readiness and market performance across DR.FIS to
monitor key KPIs around product performance (operational,
usage/experience) and leverage that data to shape the roadmap and
product prioritization decisions.
Ability to interact and engage
with teams in multiple locations.
Qualifications: Required Experience (minimum): Bachelor's degree.
Background and experience in Financial Services, Automotive, or
Management Consulting a strong preference. Proven experience
managing B2B/B2E software products with 12+ years product
management experience or comparable, related disciplines in
software development. Strong business operations. strategy and
financial acumen Technical savvy and aptitude such that the
candidate can participate in forward-looking, potential
applications of new technology Able to interact with all levels of
the organization. Self-motivated and ability to process
information/new problems quickly Prior experience leading large
product/project portfolios Demonstrated strong
relationship-building and communication skills both across an
organization and with external partners Demonstrated experience
making business cases and distilling complex information/plans for
executive consumption Ability to manage multiple priorities in a
fast-paced environment. Comfortable working with ambiguity and
change. Team player with excellent work habits and interpersonal
skills. Outstanding written and verbal communication skills and
presentation skills. Willingness to travel ( 25% ) What We Look For
(preferred): MBA Who We Are About Cox Automotive There s nothing
ordinary about Cox Automotive. We are people of every background
driven by our passion for mobility, innovation, client success and
community outreach. We make buying, selling and owning (or simply
using) cars easier for everyone. Touching more than 40,000 clients
across five continents, we bring together the best brands and the
best teams to propel the automotive industry forward. Some of those
team members work for our iconic consumer brands like Autotrader
and Kelley Blue Book, while others are creating the future of
automotive at industry-facing brands like Dealer.com, Manheim and
vAuto. About Cox We are the Cox family of businesses. We ve been
making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class
businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent
to always look for growth and impact while building a career with
us. Our primary divisions Cox Communications and Cox Automotive are
driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with
powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more
progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet
operators. We re also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and
healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future
for the next generation. We re looking for the talent today who
will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about
where we are today, where we hope you ll be going with us, and the
common purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com. Cox is an
Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified
applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment
without regard to that individual s age, race, color, religion or
creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy),
sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental
disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity,
citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations:
Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally
engage their services. Please do not forward resumes to our
applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or
send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or
charges associated with unsolicited resumes.
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