Product Manager Job Description

Product Manager job description will consist of the role, responsibilities, qualifications and technical or soft skills required



A Product Manager is accountable for the planning and execution of products throughout the product life cycle. This includes defining the product vision, and collaborating closely with engineering, sales, marketing, and support to ensure revenue and customer satisfaction goals are met. The product manager also makes sure that the product advances the broader strategy and objectives of the business.


  • Plan and define the product strategy across cross-functional teams
  • Send out MRDs and PRDs with a prioritized feature list and an explanation for each
  • Study consumer needs, current market trends, current competitor offerings and potential partnerships
  • Work with other parties to evaluate joint venture and licensing options
  • Utilize prototypes and early-stage products in beta and pilot programmes
  • Become a leader within the organization
  • Learn about the elements of the product line and its potential effects on the market as a whole
  • Coordinate launch activities with consumer buying trends
  • Develop sales tools and collateral


  • Proven product management or associate product manager experience
  • Practical experience in product design, testing, or development
  • Experienced in overseeing every facet of a successful product throughout its lifecycle
  • Proven capacity to create product and marketing strategies and to make suggestions to executive management in an efficient manner
  • Solid technical background with knowledge of practical expertise in web technologies and software development

Soft Skills

  • Excellent teamwork skills
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent time-management skills
  • Strong organizational and project management skills
  • Strong problem solving skills and a willingness to roll up one’s sleeves to get the job
  • Skilled at working effectively with cross functional teams in a matrix organization


  • Prior experience in software and web development
  • Knowledge of SEM and online advertising

Promotion Stage

Senior Product Manager, Product Lead, Product Director/ Head of Product, VP Product, Chief Product Officer (CPO)

Salary Range (in USD)

$73,000-$200,000 per year


  • Degree in Business Administration, Management, Computer Science, Engineering, Marketing, Economics, or a related field

Reports To

Senior Product Manager

Key Skills

User Research, Roadmap Development, Rapid Prototyping, Data Analysis and Visualization

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