Top Product Development Executive
Also referred to as: Top Product Development Executive, Chief Product Development Executive, Chief Product Development Officer, Vice President of Product Development
Requirements and Responsibilities
Plans and directs all aspects of an organization's product development policies, objectives, and initiatives. Oversees research for new products, product enhancements, and product redesign. Ensures that product development activities align with the goals of the organization. Makes recommendations on 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 business unit, division, or corporate function with major organizational impact. Establishes overall direction and strategic initiatives for the given major function or line of business. Has acquired the business acumen and leadership experience to become a top function or division head.
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Level of Education:  Top Product Development Executive Salaries with a Bachelor's Degree, Top Product Development Executive Salaries with a Master's Degree or MBA, Top Product Development Executive 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