Defined Contribution Product Owner (7351BR) Westwood, Massachusetts


Summary of Responsibilities

Manage and grow our DC suite of services.  Provide leadership and support across all DC products from initiation to implementation.  Identify opportunities for process improvement.  Energize and enhance engagement with internal departments.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Day-to-day management of product, point person for product related questions and issues
  • Develop product vision and multi-year roadmap
  • Lead for product related projects (e.g. change of major product characteristics)
  • Communicate and rollout new features and enhancements
  • Create point of view based on trends developing in the industry
  • Analyze competitive intelligence and communicate to key constituents
  • Evaluate industry trends, regulatory changes and competitive environment
  • Partner with finance and underwriting to ensure profitable product model
  • Management of the relationship to key internal stakeholders
  • Utilize firm’s internal resources to respond to client, prospective client, and consultant product specific requests

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree with a minimum of 10-15 years in the retirement industry with specific experience in the defined contribution marketplace
  • Proven strength in product planning, analysis and rollout
  • Business strategy and market research experience preferred
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build relationships across functional groups and management levels
  • Effective influencing and negotiation skills
  • Excellent written and oral communications