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6 months ago
Capita PLC
Location: North West
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Marketing Agency
Category: Product Marketing Jobs
Vacancy description

Become the Product Manager – Capita DCC

Location – North West

Competitive Salary and Benefits

Role Overview

We are seeking an experienced Product Manager to work as part of the Strategy and Product Management Team in the DCC (Data Communications Company). You will work with the newly formed Product Management team to manage the current in-life products.

This role is more upstream on identifying product enhancements, investigating the opportunity and shaping the change required, it is about positioning a product, defining a roadmap and leading the virtual team to productise existing offerings in the market, the full 360-degree product cycle (such as product features, advantages, benefits, pricing, communication plans, channels etc). We are looking for candidates with experience in mobile/ data communications technologies

The rest of the Product Management team covers product development.


You will work closely with the Regulatory, Technology, Operations and Security teams.

The Product Manager will engage with customers, the energy industry, the DCC supply chain, Government, regulatory parties and other industries of interest to understand their needs, define the priority of developments and report back on our products.

Key Accountabilities

As Product Manager you will perform its product management role within the framework of the DCC licence and Smart Meter regulation. This will include:


Manage our existing products and services, product/service taxonomy, and reference collaterals, libraries and product specifications.


Define and orchestrate roles and responsibilities of DCC functions in the delivery and management of our product and services.


Segment our customer base to inform and develop customer focused product roadmaps and inform customer experience strategy.


Build a roadmap for our products including prioritisation decisions, driving product operational and financial performance, managing product life cycles and end of life product retirement strategy.


Define a reporting framework for product performance, including Cost to serve/ margin contribution / Total Cost of Ownership, CSAT/Customer Effort per product. Track business case benefits of deliverables and lead remedial actions.


Feed-back market insights to the S&PM team to build industry trends and driver that underpin identification of new initiatives

Skills and Experiences - Essential


Hands on product management experience in a heavily regulated environment with industry and regulatory stakeholders.


Extensive experience of managing products or propositions through early-life to end of life, and strong virtual team leadership of cross functional virtual teams.


Excellent communications and stakeholder management skills and structured thinking skills


Understanding of data communications technologies including mobile.


Desirable – an understanding of the “Smart Energy” context, the energy industry

About DCC Smart Metering

At DCC Smart Metering we’ve built the data and communications infrastructure that will support the mass roll out of smart electricity and gas meters to homes and small businesses across the country. The world’s most ambitious smart meter roll out will see over 53 million smart meters installed across the UK by 2020. Join us and you’ll be part of a team that is supporting the country’s transition to a low-carbon economy, and helping to ensure an affordable, secure and sustainable energy supply for the future.

DCC Smart Metering are part of Capita Plc, the UK’s leading provider of business process management and integrated professional support service solutions. Through quality solutions, tailored to our customers’ needs, we’ve helped countless organisations unlock value and maximise their potential. With access to our range of unique and diverse opportunities, offering real career advancement and progression, we can unlock your potential too.

What’s in it for you?

At Capita, we believe an open, transparent working environment that encourages ingenuity and collaboration – with colleagues, customers and clients – is what makes us so effective at what we do.

As well as a generous basic salary, we also give you 25 day’s holiday (rising to 27), a company car, discretionary 20% annual bonus, company matched pension scheme and access to a variety of voluntary benefit options. These include a share save scheme, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle, such as retail, health & wellbeing and leisure discounts. Located at our North West Offices.

You’ll be joining a network of some of the most experienced, innovative and dedicated people in the country - the opportunities to learn new skills, develop in your career and grow and as we grow are almost endless. Our mission is to help you realise your potential – whatever that means to you.

What we hope you will do next

Help us find out more about you by completing our short application process – click apply now. We understand you might have some questions before taking the step to apply – you can contact jessica.burnand@capita.co.uk for guidance.

Capita operates as an equal opportunities employer and we welcome all applications regardless of gender, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, race, colour, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, disability, age, political opinions or trade union membership.

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