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Head Product Manager

Sector Location Job type Salary
Date added
6 September, 2021

Job Description

Our client, a market leader in the Financial Services sector, seeks a Head Product Manager for their Switzerland-based office in Zug.


Head Product Manager, Zug, Switzerland


As Head Product Manager, you will take ownership of an assigned product portfolio and key responsibilities will include:

  • Manage and lead the product launches, in collaboration with various functional departments across the business
  • Work with clients and customers to implement solutions and proactively understand their requirements in order to provide advanced management of service
  • Align closely with Sales teams to ensure Product Management capabilities are aligned and solutions are developed in line with the product portfolio
  • Obtain deep knowledge and understanding of the product, the customer base and how market changes exert influence on the product offering
  • Set up, create and implement the Product lifecycle and team build
  • Provide excellent financial background knowledge across the business, including regulatory and legal framework knowhow and financial markets performance behavioural trends


Previous experience in a financial services, insurance or private equity environment would be invaluable, as this would then allow you to be best placed to contribute to the Product Management function and development that the wider business is about to partake.


As Head Product Manager, we are looking for high calibre candidates with the additional skillsets:
Educated to degree or equivalent level

  • Fluent in English, any other language skills (German/French/Italian) would be desirable
  • Ideally ten years’ experience in financial services, banking or customer services environment
  • Proven leader with previous experience of managing direct reports, as well as coaching and guiding junior team members
  • Previous Product Management experience and training would be an advantage in this role
  • Strong stakeholder manager with ability to relay real life examples of influencing and delivering results in line with stakeholder expectations


If you are interested in applying for this Head Product Manager role, please register your interest using the link below. Alternatively, please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Neil Cope in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007