Data Analytics Product Development Manager

Job Description

  • Lagos

DHL Global Forwarding Nigeria Limited

Deutsche Post DHL (DPDHL) is the logistics provider of the world with over 520,000 employees in more than 220 countries and territories. DHL Global Forwarding, Freight (DGFF) is the Group’s air, ocean and road freight specialist. We offer standardized transport as well as highly specialized end-to-end solutions to customers in a wide range of industries globally.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Data Analytics Product Development Manager
Job ID: 17475
Location: Global
Contract Type: Full-time, Permanent
Job Type/Function: IT
Total number of weekly/annual hours: 37.5
Customer: DHL Supply Chain
Grade: TBC

In 2020, DHL Supply Chain launched a Data Analytics vision including a strong focus on operations and customer supply chain analytics.
The aim of this accelerated data analytics program is to maximize the pace with which DHL Supply Chain identifies data analytics opportunities, productizes use cases and supports rolling them out at scale. As an example, in 2021 the team built a strong business case for the accelerated rollout of transport analytics, providing quick payback and high EBIT value.
Global Data Analytics aims to support the operations and customer teams at DHL Supply Chain in deriving maximum value from data through accelerating and scaling high value analytics use cases.
The Global Data Analytics Product Development Manager manages the design of data analytics solutions for DSC.
The Global Data Analytics Product Development Manager will be fully responsible for the development of the solution into a scalable product from ideation to successful implementation and business transformation.
The Global Data Analytics Product Development Manager is responsible for understanding customer needs and providing suitable analytics solutions, supporting new business use case opportunities, develop and drive the creation and adoption of new analytics products to fulfil these needs, improving customer experience and generating business growth.

The key responsibilities in this role include:

Provide effective support to the Program & Portfolio Management function, defining, scoping and quoting data analytics use case solutions for business opportunities.
Support the definition of the global Innovation and Digitalization roadmap with regards to Data Analytics, in line with global priorities, and provide input to Global Data Analytics roadmap.
Conduct internal and external research, analyse data, and identify opportunities for data product development.
Prepare & conduct business and customer presentations, and other documentation as needed.
Support the development of new data products, building prototypes, proof of concepts or MVPs (minimum viable products) to validate new product ideas.
Manage project plans and apply Agile and Scrum methodologies as appropriate.
Act either as Scrum Master or Scrum Product Owner or combined as per the needs of the project/product development cycle.
Drive the implementation of new products, as well as digitalization projects.

You won’t find another job like the one you’ll find with DHL Supply Chain. Now here’s what we need from you:

Minimum 5 years of professional experience, preferably in one of the following areas: project management (including Agile and Scrum), Product management, Data Analytics, Business IT or customer-facing roles.
Previous responsibility in managing analytics and/or digital products is an asset
Experience within DHL Supply Chain division is an asset, as a consequence, good understanding of the supply chain business and the logistics IT landscape (WMS, TMS) is preferred
Experience in managing a large number of heterogeneous and senior stakeholders
Experience working in Agile/Scrum methodology either as scrum master or product owner.

Application Closing Date
7th July, 2022.
Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online
Additional Information
What you’ll need to do next?:

If you have a proven track record of achievement to match the requirements for this role and you are looking for your next career move, simply apply ensuring that a full up to date CV is attached with your application.
We will ensure that all our resourcing activities are fair, transparent and consistent across the Globe. We want to ensure that the candidate experience is of the highest professional standard.
The Company is committed to providing equality of opportunity for all employees. Furthermore we aim to ensure our workplaces are free from discrimination and that not only employees but also our potential future employees are treated fairly and with dignity and respect. We will ensure that equality of opportunity maintains a high profile in our organization.

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