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Product Manager, Mobile Devices

Cox Communications Inc
Atlanta, GA 30303
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*Primary Location: *6205-B Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta, GA, USA
*Division: *Cox Communications Inc
*Job Level: *Manager/Senior Manager
*Travel: *No
*Schedule: *Full-time
*Shift: *Day Job
*Requisition Number: *213898
*Role Summary*


Cox Communications, Inc. is seeking a Product Manager to provide leadership for product strategy, development, and deployment of a mobile device category. This person will be accountable for and serve as the authority on all aspects of the device program. This includes defining product requirements, customer experience, launch activities, financial & operating metrics and product roadmap. They will also be responsible for vendor management and working with OEMs on funding to support promotional activities. These efforts will require close coordination with internal stakeholders (sales, marketing, etc) to support the overall sell-through of devices. This person will be recognized as the subject matter expert for a device category. They will also be responsible for the overall life cycle management of the devices, to ensure a smooth transition when a product goes EOL. Leads cross-functional teams by example, demonstrating passion and drive to satisfy customer needs to optimize the customer experience through product innovation and/or improvements to internal organization, processes and technology. Provides mentorship and guidance to team members and associates.





*Primary Responsibilities *




* Develop a documented product vision that aligns with and/or enhances customer needs, market and competitive trends and corporate strategy, and make recommendations regarding device selection.

* Work closely with Marketing, Sales and OEM partners to successfully develop and launch devices.

* Responsible to deliver activities and tasks necessary for successful launch and achievement of business objectives.

* Contributes to planning, budgeting, resourcing and monitoring results.

* Drive achievement of rigorous KPIs including (but not limited to): Sales, Profitability, Inventory Levels.

* High attention to detail including precise and effective customer communications and proven ability to manage multiple, competing priorities simultaneously.

* Research, analyze and assess new device categories and provide recommendations as part of overall device portfolio strategy.

* Work with Supply Chain to ensure sufficient supply of devices are available.

* Lifecycle management of devices to ensure smooth transition of EOL product, with launch of the product replacing it.

* Vendor management.

* Continuously monitor and assess inputs from various sources (field sales, market research, market intelligence, etc.) and adapt portfolio as necessary.

* Analyze customer, business and product performance metrics and interpret underlying drivers to translate into data-based recommendations.


Qualifications: *Minimum *




* 7 or more years of experience required in related field (e.g. Product Management, Product Marketing, Marketing, etc.)

* 5 or more years of experience required if candidate possesses a related advanced degree.

* Previous employment with a carrier or OEM working on go to market device launches for devices.

* Excellent interpersonal, collaborative and communication skills (written and verbal) including experience giving presentations that allows one to work effectively with teams throughout the organization.

* Demonstrated business acumen, problem solving and critical thinking skills.

* Strong motivator and communicator both verbally and through written instruction.

* Demonstrated strong market knowledge.



*Preferred*




* BS/BA degree in related discipline strongly desired (e.g. Business Administration, Marketing, Communications, etc.)

* Experience in telecommunications or high-tech environment.

* Experience gathering and prioritizing market requirements.



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Who We Are
*About Cox Communications*
Cox Communications is committed to creating meaningful moments of human connection through broadband applications and services. The largest private telecom company in America, we proudly serve six million homes and businesses across 18 states. Were dedicated to empowering others to build a better future and celebrate diverse products, people, suppliers, communities and the characteristics that makes each one unique.

*About Cox *
We are the Cox family of businesses. Weve 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. Were also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. Were looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope youll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com.
Benefits of working at Cox may include health care insurance (medical, dental, vision), retirement planning (401(k)), and paid days off (sick leave, parental leave, flexible vacation/wellness days, and/or PTO). For more details on what benefits you may be offered, [visit our benefits page](http://jobs.coxenterprises.com/life-at-cox/benefits/).
Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individuals 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.
Posted: 2021-05-07 Expires: 2021-07-12
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