Product Manager


About this role

About this role

We’re hiring an experienced Product Manager to join our client’s team. This role is responsible for managing and supporting the business outcomes for MinePlan Operational Design and Grade Control products as directed by the Portfolio Manager for MinePlan and in liaison with Marketing, R&D and other stakeholders (e.g. Sales, Services & Support teams) and deliver outcomes and achievements that service these plans.


  • Act as chief liaison with stakeholders on product issues for the Mining business and effectively manage stakeholder expectations.
  • Customer engagement such as management and involvement in customer user forums and conferences.
  • Creation of business cases for major product enhancements and new product development to present to the product steering committee for a go / no go decision on product development.
  • Collaborate with the mining sales organization, development teams and customers to establish and priorities product feature sets.
  • Establish, nurture and communicate the vision and roadmap for mining products based on input from key stakeholders within the Mining business unit and external customers.
  • In conjunction with operations, manage the timing and content of software releases in order to maximize business value.
  • Develop and track metrics of product performance to allow objective measures of a product to be used in supporting further developments / business cases.
  • Develop succinct, clear and unambiguous requirements for Product Management.
  • Perform market, competitive, and customer research to understand customer needs, opportunities, and similar product offerings in the market and their advantages and disadvantages.
  • Manage key external partner relationships critical to the product strategy and success.
  • Keep up to date with existing and planned product offerings and changes in the market that may affect current products and future opportunities in order to position current and future products.
  • Engage with all relevant stakeholders to ensure products developed are consistent with overall solution / strategic direction.
  • Management of the continuous product improvement and the development of the Mining group’s product portfolio.
  • Provide project status updates to the Product Steering Committee.
  • Management of selected internal and outsourced projects.
  • Compliance with Workplace Health and Safety policies and procedures, participation in audits and compliance with instructions given in respect to the health and safety of himself / herself and the safety of others.
  • Other duties as required from time to time.




  • Minimum of bachelor’s degree (B.A/BSc/BEng) or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • A minimum of 5 years of mining / business experience in mining with focus on Operational Design and Grade Control in an Open Pit and Underground environment .
  • Working knowledge of practices around Operational Design and Grade Control in Open Pit and Underground environments .
  • Ability to work independently and be fully accountable.
  • Strong sense of urgency & responsibility.
  • Prior experience in a management position.
  • In-depth knowledge and experience in the mining industry.
  • Strong people management skills, including the ability to effectively manage remote teams.
  • Strong strategic thinking and marketing skills.
  • Experience in preparing proposals and conducting formal presentations.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to interface at all levels and functions.
  • Strong organizational skills, entrepreneurial drive and strong work ethics.



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Application process


We carefully review your application and in the coming weeks, you will be notified for an interview session if you are selected. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 7 days.


After being shortlisted, you will be contacted via email or telephone to arrange for a date on your availability for the qualification interview.


During the interview, you will be assessed on your level of experience and skills, work history, availability, and the qualifications the company is seeking for the position.


After successfully making through the phone interview, a face to face interview will be scheduled between the candidate and recruiter. This session can be a more in-depth interview to review your communication and interpersonal skills.


Submission of candidates resume for client’s approval and screening.

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Your consultant, Rory Lyden is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number:

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Rory Lyden
Brunel Canada - Toronto

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