Product Development Director Job Description
The following is a full job description for Product Development Director. Here are the requirements and responsibilities for Product Development Director along with statistics. If after reading this page you determine that Product Development Director is not the position you are looking for, you may want to try one of these similar titles: Research and Development Director, Product Development Manager, Top Product Development Executive, Organizational Development Director, Applications Development Director, Business Development Director, Product/Brand Management Director, Product Specialist, Product Design Director
Requirements and Responsibilities For Product Development Director
Oversees and implements product development policies, objectives, and initiatives. Leads research for new products, product enhancements, and product redesign. Evaluates the potential and practicality of products in development. Requires a bachelor's degree. Demonstrates expertise in a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Typically reports to top management. Manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. Typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience.
 
Also referred to as: Director of Technical Product Management, Director Product Research and Development, Product Lifecycle Director
Similar Jobs:  Research and Development Director, Product Development Manager, Top Product Development Executive, Organizational Development Director, Applications Development Director, Business Development Director, Product/Brand Management Director, Product Specialist, Product Design Director
Level of Education:  Product Development Director Salaries with a Bachelor's Degree, Product Development Director Salaries with a Master's Degree or MBA, Product Development Director Salaries with a JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent
Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Biotechnology, Business Services, Chemicals, Construction, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality & Leisure, Insurance, Internet, Media, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Pharmaceuticals, Retail & Wholesale, Software & Networking, Telecom, Transportation,
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