Fifth Third Bank Sr. Product Manager II in CINCINNATI, Ohio


Fifth Third Bank is one of the top-performing banks in the country, with a heritage that spans more than 150 years. We've staked our claim on looking at things differently to making banking a Fifth Third Better. This applies to our relationships with customers and employees alike.

We employ about 18,000 people, and what we offer is:

# A chance for employees to build their future, with supportive career development and financial wellness programs.

# An environment where we win together. We celebrate achievement and work collaboratively. We're also a three-time Gallup Great Workplace honoree.

# An invitation to impact lives in a positive and lasting way. Everything we do is geared toward improving lives. That's fun and exciting.

It comes down to the fact that Fifth Third is a warm and caring place to with which to grow # as a customer or as a team member.

In Retail at Fifth Third Bank, we continue to focus on delivering a world-class customer experience by keeping the customer at the center of everything we do. Our teams are fully committed to working as One Bank to provide our customers the financial support they need when they need it. Being a Fifth Third better means we are there for our customers and ready to earn their trust and confidence when providing solutions for their needs.

GENERAL FUNCTION: Manages a team of Senior Product Development Managers or Product Development Managers or may be an individual contributor with broad product scope. Develops long-term product plans, focusing on customers, competition,profitability,product life cycle, and service considerations. Coordinates and leads the activities of cross-functional teams involving various business partners in the development and deployment of new products, product enhancements, and process orproceduralimprovements. Develops financial operating plans, projects profit and loss, and is charged with achieving annual sales objectives for assigned products or areas.

Responsible and accountable for risk by openly exchanging ideas and opinions, elevating concerns, and personally following policies and procedures as defined. Accountable for always doing the right thing for customers and colleagues, and ensures that actions and behaviors drive a positive customer experience. While operating within the Bank#s risk appetite, achieves results by consistently identifying, assessing, managing, monitoring, and reporting risks of all types.


  • Manage the Deposit and Fee Income Product Development Team.

  • Manage the overall P&L of the Deposit and Fee Income Product suite to ensure that revenue and margin targets are being met and expenses are within budget.

  • Establish annual goals and objectives for each product.

  • Oversee the design and implementation of new deposit and fee income products and services.

  • Ensure employee goals are established and tracked annually.

  • Actively cultivate and manage relationships with key customers and internal business partners.

  • Actively monitor industry trends; participates in industry forums, professional associations, conferences, etc.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsible for providing employees timely, candid and constructive performance feedback; developing employees to their fullest potential and provide challenging opportunities that enhance employee career growth;developingthe appropriate talent pool to ensure adequate bench strength and succession planning; recognizing and rewarding employees for accomplishments.


  • Bachelor#s degree in marketing, finance or business; MBA preferred.

  • Seven to ten years experience in financial services product management.

  • Tenure with a large multi-regional bank or financial institution.

  • Experience in managing a team of professionals, if required

  • Recognized ability to interact with executive and senior management at headquarters and in the field (our Affiliate Bank structure) with a professional demeanor and #presence#.

  • Excellent presentation and communication skills.

  • Ability to articulate and sell ideas throughout a large organization.

  • Working knowledge of the related areas of finance, information technology, risk management, legal, compliance, education, Internet banking, call center sales and marketing.

  • Willingness to be #hands on# and act as individual project manager whenever necessary.

  • For Deposit Product Leader: Demonstrated success in strategic development and program execution with consumer banking products:

o Checking accounts

o Savings Accounts and CDs

o Ancillary Banking Services

  • For Loan Product Leader: Demonstrated success in strategic development and program execution with core consumer loan products:

o Home equity loans and lines of credit

o Direct auto and other non-real estate secured installment loans

o Unsecured lending

Fifth Third Bank is proud to have an engaged and inclusive culture and to promote and ensure equal employment opportunity in all employment decisions regardless of race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military status, veteran status or any other legally protected status.