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IS/IT Senior Product Group Manager - NesTMS

IS/IT Senior Product Group Manager - NesTMS

Vevey, CH

Vevey, CH

Position Snapshot

Location: Vevey, Switzerland

Company: Société des produits Nestlé SA

Undefined period of time contract

Full-Time, Act. Rate 100%

Bachelor’s degree or higher, preferably computer science or field related to the product

At least 10+ years’ experience in IS/IT            

Position Summary

You will be responsible of a Product Group, managing Trial Management System product managers and teams. Your responsibilities will include ensuring that the full life cycle of all products, from ideation and strategy through continuous value management to retirement, is managed and the end-to-end value in scope is delivered in time and quality. You will be also responsible for achieving company & NBE-specific objectives, monitoring and optimizing E2E flows as well as defining and implementing IS/IT initiatives. On the delivery side of the NesTMS product group, you will be responsible for continuously managing the product group's value for money, increasing as much as possible the sharing above market

A day in the life of an IS/IT Senior Product Group Manager
  • Jointly with R&D stakeholders define, validate and refine product vision, strategy, definitions and roadmaps
  • Provide transparency and create buy-in across R&D function, inside and outside IS/IT organization on the vision and all objectives along the product life cycle
  • Ensure a shared understanding of the R&D Products in particular on how to market and sell it at the R&D community, to deliver and operate it and to measure its success
  • Define governance for its own products, its alignment on the implementation, and manages escalations to R&D organization
  • Acts as the single point of contact between R&D and multiple IS/IT Product Managers to avoid complexity from the IS/IT Customer point of view and to provide a clear accountability for them
  • Work with the BRM, product managers, enterprise architect and business analysts to define vision and develop high level product group strategy that ties to the overall business strategy and identified potential of business value increase, all in accordance to culture attributes and overall IS/IT strategy
  • Apply product management discipline to full scope of accountability and to each product within the product groups and proactively manages product life cycle
  • Contribute to embedding digital opportunities in business strategy, including the company’s product and channel strategies
  • Accountable for how the product group and all products fit into Nestlé ecosystem
  • Oversee the long-term business capability automation and digitalization roadmap for the business outcomes the products and the product group deliver
What will make you successful
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher, preferably computer science or field related to the product
  • At least 10+ years’ experience in IS/IT and in R&D Project management including Quality and/or Factory
  • Proven track record of taking ownership and successfully delivering results in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Should demonstrate experience of effective communication with senior level in the organization
  • Fluent in French and English

The Nestlé Group is the world’s largest food and beverage company with 91.4 billion Swiss Francs in sales in 2018. It is present in 190 countries around the world, has 413 factories and its 308,000 employees are committed to Nestlé’s purpose of enhancing quality of life and contributing to a healthier future. Nestlé offers a wide portfolio of products and services for people and their pets throughout their lives. Its more than 2000 brands range from global icons like Nescafé or Nespresso to local favourites. Company performance is driven by its Nutrition, Health and Wellness strategy. Nestlé is based in the Swiss town of Vevey where it was founded more than 150 years ago. Learn more about our Group and reasons to join us on www.nestle.com.

Position Snapshot

Location: Vevey, Switzerland

Company: Société des produits Nestlé SA

Undefined period of time contract

Full-Time, Act. Rate 100%

Bachelor’s degree or higher, preferably computer science or field related to the product

At least 10+ years’ experience in IS/IT            

Position Summary

You will be responsible of a Product Group, managing Trial Management System product managers and teams. Your responsibilities will include ensuring that the full life cycle of all products, from ideation and strategy through continuous value management to retirement, is managed and the end-to-end value in scope is delivered in time and quality. You will be also responsible for achieving company & NBE-specific objectives, monitoring and optimizing E2E flows as well as defining and implementing IS/IT initiatives. On the delivery side of the NesTMS product group, you will be responsible for continuously managing the product group's value for money, increasing as much as possible the sharing above market

A day in the life of an IS/IT Senior Product Group Manager
  • Jointly with R&D stakeholders define, validate and refine product vision, strategy, definitions and roadmaps
  • Provide transparency and create buy-in across R&D function, inside and outside IS/IT organization on the vision and all objectives along the product life cycle
  • Ensure a shared understanding of the R&D Products in particular on how to market and sell it at the R&D community, to deliver and operate it and to measure its success
  • Define governance for its own products, its alignment on the implementation, and manages escalations to R&D organization
  • Acts as the single point of contact between R&D and multiple IS/IT Product Managers to avoid complexity from the IS/IT Customer point of view and to provide a clear accountability for them
  • Work with the BRM, product managers, enterprise architect and business analysts to define vision and develop high level product group strategy that ties to the overall business strategy and identified potential of business value increase, all in accordance to culture attributes and overall IS/IT strategy
  • Apply product management discipline to full scope of accountability and to each product within the product groups and proactively manages product life cycle
  • Contribute to embedding digital opportunities in business strategy, including the company’s product and channel strategies
  • Accountable for how the product group and all products fit into Nestlé ecosystem
  • Oversee the long-term business capability automation and digitalization roadmap for the business outcomes the products and the product group deliver
What will make you successful
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher, preferably computer science or field related to the product
  • At least 10+ years’ experience in IS/IT and in R&D Project management including Quality and/or Factory
  • Proven track record of taking ownership and successfully delivering results in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Should demonstrate experience of effective communication with senior level in the organization
  • Fluent in French and English

The Nestlé Group is the world’s largest food and beverage company with 91.4 billion Swiss Francs in sales in 2018. It is present in 190 countries around the world, has 413 factories and its 308,000 employees are committed to Nestlé’s purpose of enhancing quality of life and contributing to a healthier future. Nestlé offers a wide portfolio of products and services for people and their pets throughout their lives. Its more than 2000 brands range from global icons like Nescafé or Nespresso to local favourites. Company performance is driven by its Nutrition, Health and Wellness strategy. Nestlé is based in the Swiss town of Vevey where it was founded more than 150 years ago. Learn more about our Group and reasons to join us on www.nestle.com.

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