Publisher - New Digital Product
We are the world’s learning company with more than 24,000 employees operating in 70 countries. We combine world-class educational content and assessment,powered by services and technology, to enable more effective teaching and personalized learning at scale. We believe that wherever learning flourishes so do people.
We seek a Publisher, New Digital Products , to join our Higher Education Courseware Product Management team, dedicated to creating innovative and research-based products that capitalize on market opportunities, meet customer needs and deliver better learning outcomes and experiences.
This role will take a lead on accelerating growth for our key digital product models - including Revel, Mylab and eBooks - across our Higher Education market portfolios, working closely with both product and go-to-market colleagues and customers to achieve product : market fit , develop markets and inform product-model roadmaps for the UK market. This is a very mission-focused role, harnessing customer-engagement, research, piloting and market-development efforts to drive adoption and usage of the next generation of digital learning experiences in higher education.
The role reports to the Director, Product Management UK HE & Professional, and will collaborate with teams in the UK and North America.
Collaboration, partnership and active stakeholder management are foundational to success in this role, alongside strong skills in understanding customers, testing product and feature propositions and using insights to both improve learning experiences and grow adoption and use in university courses. Thriving in an evolving environment, driving innovation and continuous improvement for better experiences will be important in a role that is at the heart of the digital transformation of our portfolio.
Reflecting this transition from print to digital, you might have a background in either digital product innovation in publishing, or product management, product development or product marketing experience in education, but we are keen to hear from anyone who can demonstrate the key skills and experience needed for this role.
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Primary Location: GB-GB-London
Work Locations: GB-London-80 Strand 80 Strand London WC2R 0RL
Job: Product Management
Organization: Global Product
Employee Status: Regular Employee
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Feb 3, 2020
Job Unposting: Ongoing
Schedule: Full-time Regular
Req ID: 2001574
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.