Senior Director, Product Management

Remote - USA Product 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.


As a Product Management Senior Director at Cision, you will be responsible for driving product initiatives from inception through execution. You will bring together our designers, engineers, analysts, and other cross-functional team members within the organization to ensure that our products build continued value for our users.
 
In this role you will own the product experience across Cision’s database and journalist offerings and will be given the autonomy to think strategically and make data driven decisions that drive our product’s usage and value for clients across our related product lines.
 
The right candidate will bring strong product management skills and a solid understanding of how technology can be leveraged to address PR and Communications professionals needs. This is a great opportunity to set a forward-looking vision, lead cross-functional teams to bring new products to market, and drive adoption of those products.

Responsibilities

  • Establish shared vision across the company by building consensus on priorities leading to product execution across assigned products
  • Manage a team of functional product experts across key Cision product lines
  • Present key initiatives and strategies to Cision executive management
  • Lead the ideation, technical development, and launch of innovative products
  • Drive product development cadences with Cision’s world-class design and engineering teams
  • Lead teams who define, document, and communicate objectives, requirements and constraints for product initiatives and releases
  • Communicate development status and document progress toward milestones
  • Incorporate customer feedback, usage analysis, market data, and marketing and technology trends into compelling product strategies that drive our customers’ business goals.
  • Define and analyze metrics that inform the success of products
  • Coordinate and scale cross-functional efforts across the global Product Delivery group
  • Maximize efficiency in a constantly evolving environment where the process is fluid and creative solutions are the norm

Qualifications

  • 7+ years product management experience
  • Bachelors Degree
  • Software development experience as a developer and/or manager
  • Experience developing Martech or PR/Communications focused products, technologies and platforms
  • Management and growth of a team of product managers, while also expanding existing product work streams
  • Experience conceptualizing, developing and launching systems and tools that directly impact customer experience.
  • Experience driving initiatives across cross-functional teams in a global environment
  • Ability to establish and manage your business to a set of key metrics and goals
  • Ability to work well with designers and engineers
  • Experience working with or in support of diverse communities
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and a passion for having fun.
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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