Product Manager – Connected Business & Commercial IoT
Nationwide is a leader in the insurance and financial services industry in America. We are a Fortune 66 company with a mission to keep our members, their loved ones and their belongings protected.
We commit to every employee and community we serve by emphasizing employee development and charity partnerships, such as our annual United Way campaign. That’s how we win Gallup’s Great Workplace Award year after year and why we’ve been named one of Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For.
About the Job
Manage the coordination, development, and implementation of products, features, and capabilities for the commercial connected business and IoT platform
Proactively seek out opportunities and collaborates with other business partners in aligning business with the connected business, commercial IoT, and mobility roadmaps, including, but not limited to; loss control services, IT, claims, sales, marketing, pricing, operations, field/staff product, underwriting, finance, user experience, and innovation
Work with and manage vendor partners to align potential solutions with the implementation of the commercial connected business and IoT platform
Manage in-market performance of the connected business/IoT product offering(s) and capability while identifying and capitalizing on areas of opportunity
Identify and partner on user testing with the target customer
Responsible for the thoughtful and methodical expansion of the commercial connected business/IoT platform and mobility product offerings
Collaborate and leverage innovation techniques to solve problems for our target customer
Knowledge of existing and emerging insurance business models for the connected business, commercial IoT and mobility space
Depth of knowledge in product, underwriting, distribution, digital, or marketing partnered with breadth of knowledge across the entire value chain
Project and Product management experience
Ability to influence effectively
Ability to deal with ambiguity and create structure where needed
Ability to collaborate with internal and external business partners
Proficient communication skills and understanding of information
Experience in formal presentations to small and large groups, as well as executive and agent audiences
Entrepreneurial spirit including the ability to plan and execute strategy
What’s in it for you
Monday through Friday workweek with some scheduling flexibility
Enjoying time with your family/pets/yourself (we understand) with up to 23 days of paid time off and 9 to 10 paid holidays per year
A 401k match and company-funded pension plan
Medical, dental, and vision insurance (part of our Wellness Program)
Up to $5,250 in tuition reimbursement per year after your first year
Excellent opportunities for growth and promotion
A network of diverse employee resource groups
Special discounts and perks through Abenity
Opportunity to see the big picture and to develop as an insurance professional
We’re looking for this role to be based in Des Moines, IA or Columbus, OH. For a complete job description, please visit www.nationwide.com/careers, Job Opening ID 57556.
Internal Number: 57556
Imagine a place where you do meaningful work every day. Where the effort you put in is acknowledged and rewarded. Where your sense of purpose is discovered and fostered. Where you can be your very best self. You’ve found that place in Nationwide. We are America’s most diversified financial services organization. We’re trusted advisers for our members, offering solutions like home and auto insurance, life insurance, retirement savings tools such as annuities and mutual funds as well as business insurance, pet insurance and identify theft protection. Join something great, where you can make a difference!