Director, Product Management - Commerce

Remote - USA Product Management Full-time
Cision employs the brightest, most passionate people in the tech industry. We’d love for you to join our growing team! We invest in our people through training and professional development while supporting you along the way—all so you can meet your career goals. To us, the most important measure of our success is yours.


Cision Distribution sits at the epicenter of the paid, owned, and earned ecosystem by providing our customers with the ability to target, distribute, and analyze the efficacy of their content in meeting their goals. The Director of Product Management, Commerce, is a high-impact leadership role responsible for owning the product vision and strategy driving the growth and transformation around our commercial offerings. 

You will be responsible for driving product initiatives from inception through execution. You will bring together our designers, engineers, data scientists, and other cross-functional team members to build market-leading products and tools that help customers maximize their workflow and exceed their communications goals. 
 
The right candidate will bring strong product management and leadership skills, coupled with a passion for innovation, ecommerce, and data-based decisions. Successful individuals will possess the business acumen to prioritize initiatives and work with stakeholders and senior management to drive alignment on priorities and tradeoffs. If you have these experiences coupled with intellectual curiosity, a team-oriented mentality, and a natural ability to fit into our dynamic culture, you’re an ideal candidate. 

What You'll Do:

  • Own a compelling product vision and roadmap fueled by market research combined with innovation and creativity from idea inception to final delivery, working with UX, Engineering and Data Science on product discovery, requirements, and project plans to drive timely execution towards launch 
  • Work cross-functionally across the organization to ensure alignment on product strategy and areas of investment 
  • Balance the product investment decisions to help us both solidify our existing distribution business and drive growth as an innovative market leader 
  • Demonstrate a deep understanding of the market landscape, identifying areas of growth and driving ROI on product investments 
  • Manage a team of product managers and product owners, providing continuous performance management through coaching and mentorship  
  • Collaborate with Product Marketing and Sales Enablement teams on Go-to-Market plans that provide sales with positioning and key points of differentiation 
  • Incorporate customer feedback, usage analysis, market data, and marketing and technology trends into compelling product strategies that drive our customers’ business goals 

What We're Looking For:

  • 8+ years product management experience, preferably developing ecommerce and/or content-driven products, technologies and platforms.
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher. Degree(s) in Marketing, Computer Science, Data Science, Analytics all a plus.  MBA is preferred.
  • A passion for finding elegant solutions to complicated problems, building consensus, and ensuring things work well. 
  • An ace communicator to champion products and ideas, with experience presenting product strategies and roadmaps to executive teams.
  • Strong interpersonal skills to build relationships across cross-functional teams, including Product, Engineering, Marketing, Customer Success, and Sales.
  • Strong sense of ownership and desire to drive results.
  • The curiosity, humility, and intellectual energy to constantly extend your knowledge. 
As a global leader in PR, marketing and social media management technology and intelligence, Cision helps brands and organizations to identify, connect and engage with customers and stakeholders to drive business results. PR Newswire, a network of over 1.1 billion influencers, in-depth monitoring, analytics and its Brandwatch and Falcon.io social media platforms headline a premier suite of solutions. Cision has offices in 24 countries throughout the Americas, EMEA and APAC. For more information about Cision's award-winning solutions, including its next-gen Cision Communications Cloud®, visit www.cision.com and follow @Cision on Twitter.
 
Cision is committed to fostering an inclusive environment where all employees can be their authentic selves and perform at their best. We believe diversity, equity, and inclusion is vital to driving our culture, sparking innovation and achieving long-term success. Cision is proud to have joined more than 600 companies in signing the CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion™ pledge and named a “Top Diversity Employer” for 2021 by DiversityJobs.com.
 
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