Principal duties of this position are:
Manage products throughout their life cycles.
Identify market and product opportunities. Analyze products and markets, competition, revenue trends, expenses, marketing/sales channels, and other activities.
Manage product positioning and direct development of appropriate communications and sales support tools to ensure success.
Work with internal and external resources to identify product and market growth opportunities (including possible product enhancements and extensions) and present business cases to support product development recommendations.
Alignment of goals and activity with company strategic drivers and collaborative working across product portfolio to achieve the company vision.
Collaborate with geography leads, geography sales, and marketing teams and enabling functions with Pearson.
Behavior Assessment System for Children, Third Edition (BASC-3)
SSIS™ Social–Emotional Learning Edition(SSIS SEL)
Vineland Adaptive Behavior Scales, Third Edition (Vineland-3)
Bachelor's degree in business, marketing, or related discipline required.
3 years experience in product management, market management, or related area.
Experience leading multi-functional projects or development teams.
Availability for 10-20% travel.
Key skills/strengths would include market and competitive product analysis
Excellent organizational influence skills required: written and verbal communication skills; diplomatic influencer and negotiator able to work internally and externally with multiple functions and personalities.
Sound business judgment.
Excellent follow through skills
Ability to understand and apply technology to product development
Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.