Product Director

Jpmorgan Chase & Co. Phoenix , AZ 85002

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Product Director

Req #: 180066950

Location: Phoenix, AZ,US

Job Category: Operations

Job Description:

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2 trillion and operations in more than 60 countries. The firm is a leader in asset management, investment banking, private banking, treasury and securities services, and commercial banking. Today, the firm serves one of the largest client franchises in the world, including corporations, institutional investors, hedge funds, governments and affluent individuals in more than 100 countries.

The Chase Auto business offers consumers car loans and leases through more than 12,000 auto dealerships across the country. The Direct Auto line of business is focused on offering purchase and refinance loans directly to consumers online and in the branch.

Direct Auto is looking to hire an Executive Director to lead the business through strategic decisions around operational execution and product development resulting in improved business productivity and/or an enhanced customer journey. This person will identify, scope and lead projects meeting those two primary objectives. He or she will oversee and manage the implementation and execution of the identified initiatives through partnering with multiple stakeholders in Chase Auto, including IT, operations, and finance among others. This person will lead a team of product and process professionals that will work across the organization to enable key business objectives.

Key responsibilities

  • Partner with other functions in Direct Auto (underwriting, booking and funding, sales) to identify opportunities to improve productivity and/or customer journey. Define and scope projects that will meet business internal return on investment to implement.

  • Manage the end to end execution of various projects including design, project planning, working with stakeholders to execute until final implementation. Oversee all change management associated with projects.

  • Lead product development efforts to support business evolution, including developing requirements, business case assumptions and overall process management until implementation.

  • Ensures Direct Auto is tracking and managing the appropriate business metrics to improve operational productivity and more frictionless customer journey. Define the targets required to achieve optimal service levels and customer journey.

Required

  • Bachelor's degree

  • Minimum 7+ years in a consumer lending business in leadership positions

  • Experience in interfacing and working on initiatives with senior executives

  • Demonstrated leadership experience, including strong cross-functional relationship building and negotiation skills

  • Exceptional analytical, conceptual, and problem solving skills

  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) with ability to interact at all levels of the organization

  • Track record in process improvement and re-engineering

  • Strong relationship building and influencing skills

  • Ability to effectively and cooperatively manage a team

  • Willingness to travel, as needed

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