Senior Product Manager

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.


As a Senior Product Manager at Cision, you will focus on strategic direction and execution for a product line that helps customers manage, store, and showcase their content to their own audiences.  

To be successful, you need to be comfortable interfacing with various functional teams and individuals at multiple levels in the organizations and developing a strong understanding of our users, our business, and our industry. Being curious, data driven, and collaborative will help you keep innovating in our organization. A successful candidate will be analytical, resourceful, customer focused, team oriented and will have the ability to work mostly independently under time constraints to meet deadlines.   

This is a great opportunity to join the global leader in Public Relations and Communications space, solve interesting challenges and be part of a fun and exciting global team. 

Here's what you'll do:

  • Partner with the product leadership in shaping the strategy and define the quarterly and annual roadmap that reflects that. 
  • Identify critical problems that are preventing our users from accomplishing their goals or new opportunities to grow the business. Elaborate on problems and possible solutions thoroughly, solicit feedback and improve.   
  • Work closely with other product management functions to understand cross-product and cross-region workflow implications of projects  
  • Cultivate collaborative relationships internally to support the Global Distribution vision/strategy 
  • Regularly engage with internal stakeholders and customers globally to explore and execute new product offerings and retention opportunities. 
  • Scope candidate projects and build and prioritize requirements in the form of user stories with acceptance criteria, then work with Engineering, QA, and UAT teams to successfully execute those projects. 
  • Utilize product development tools to build stories and collaborate with teams 
  • Test solutions quickly with customers against key success metrics and scale working solutions globally.  
  • Coordinate with cross-functional stakeholders and leadership through written documents and participation in planning and execution groups.  
  • Lead project execution and ensure that the project delivery is to the levels of quality and in line with its target date, ensuring the overall integrity within the program.  
  • Report on product success through metrics, identifying opportunities or critical problems to be solved.  
  • Manage a product owner 
  • Coordinate with internal stakeholders for security and disaster recovery tests 

Here’s what we’re looking for:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent practical experience. 
  • 5+ years working on technology-powered products as a as a product manager. 
  • A passion for finding elegant solutions to complicated problems, building consensus, and ensuring things work well. 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present and explain ideas to a variety of stakeholders and answer any product question off-the-cuff. 
  • You can visualize theoretical situations to determine ease or suitability of product workflows 
  • Detail oriented and able to juggle and prioritize across many concurrent activities in a fast-paced, loosely structured and dynamic environment. 
  • You have the curiosity, humility, and intellectual energy to constantly extend your knowledge. 
  • You love helping others achieve their goals. 
  • Proven ability to engage with engineers, designers, and company leaders in a constructive and collaborative relationship. 
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.
 
Cision is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, seeking to create a welcoming and diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or other protected statuses.
 
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