18 days old
2017-11-022017-12-02

Sr. Product Manager

MetLife
Bloomfield, CT
**Job Location:** United States : Connecticut : Bloomfield



**Alternate Job Location :** Not Applicable : Not Applicable







**Role Value Proposition** :







The successful candidate will be responsible for development and management of MetLifes Group Accident and Health products in the Group Voluntary Worksite Benefits division. As an experienced product manager, he/she will build products from new and existing ideas based on industry experience and deep understanding of customer and marketplace needs. He/she will set product line strategy and the product life cycle road map. The candidate will evaluate and measure market research data and competitive landscape to identify future trends, opportunities and emerging solutions to inform future strategies.







**Key Responsibilities** :







+ Provide product development and project management expertise for supplemental health voluntary/worksite products (Critical Illness, Accident, Hospital Indemnity, and Disability Income).



+ Establish product positioning and manage product line life cycle from strategic planning to tactical activities.



+ Drive launch deliverables by working closely with key internal partners such as Actuarial, Contracts, Operations, Technology, Training and Sales to bring new and enhanced offerings to market.



+ Specify market requirements for current and future products by conducting market research.



+ Perform competitive analysis to develop and implement go-to-market plans, working with all departments to execute.



+ Lead cross functional teams on complex projects to develop large/critical products.



+ Act as project lead and provide guidance to junior staff members.







**Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:**







+ Ability to navigate, build and leverage internal relationships in a large matrix organization



+ Goal oriented and personally accountable; resourceful and self-directed to meet deadlines



+ Can apply innovative and creating thinking seeks out of box solutions



+ Excellent oral and written communication skills



+ Ability to work effectively on multiple projects in a dynamic, rapidly changing environment and support market facing teams







**Required** :







+ 8- years of insurance product development and management experience



+ Excellent facilitation and negotiation skills



+ Previous experience in strategic planning and management of product life cycle



+ Understanding of U.S. Employee Benefits Industry.



+ High School Diploma/GED







**Preferred** :







+ BA/BS Degree preferred



+ Group Voluntary Benefits experience highly preferred







**Business Category**







Product Development







**Number of Openings**







1







**At MetLife, were leading the global transformation of an industry weve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, were dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.**







MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.







MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.







**For immediate consideration, click the Apply Now button. You will be directed to complete an on-line profile. Upon completion, you will receive an automated confirmation email verifying you have successfully applied to the job.**







Requisition #: 82241

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