Senior Product Manager - Digital Learning Services Lead
At Pearson, we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always re-examining the way people learn best, whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe. We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better. By pushing the boundaries of technology — and each other to surpass these boundaries — we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world’s innovations, personal and global, large and small.
About the team
The UK Schools Science and Digital team is a dedicated, fun, supportive and knowledgeable group of people who work creatively to produce teaching and learning resources for secondary school students and their teachers. We work in a collaborative organisation with people from many job functions working together to create resources which really have impact in classrooms. This role can be based in Oxford or London. Although many of the team are in Oxford, we have regular contact with London team members and some of the team work partly or wholly out of our London offices. You’ll report into the Head of Science and Digital.
About the role
We are looking for a business lead to help shape our market winning online services for secondary school teachers.
Our whole class online digital services are widely used in secondary schools by teachers looking for great digital tools and content to support teaching and learning. We are looking for someone to inspire us with a vision of the next generation of these digital services to support the needs of teachers in evolving classrooms and curricula. Your deep understanding of the classroom will help us to maintain our market leading position, increasing usage, engagement and satisfaction by our customers. You will research current practice and present a compelling business case to support investment and define the ambition of our service development. You can find our current services at www.pearsonactivelearn.com
A day in the life of….
During a typical day here, you can expect to be involved in these activities:
Strategy and financial planning
Proposition development and execution
Location:The role can be based either from our High Holborn or Oxford offices#LI-HR1
Who are we looking for?
You’ll have the following skills and qualities:
We expect first stage interviews to be held in the following 2 weeks.We anticipate this to be a 2 stage interview process.
More great things about working here….
We’ll expect a lot and we know you’ll do great work, so we give a lot back with some of the best benefits in the business. We know that one size doesn’t fit all so our workplace programs meet the different needs of our diverse teams, and their families too. There is a range of options, too many to list here, but when you join you can expect:
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If we sound like a good match for you, or maybe for a friend, we’d love to receive an application. Find out more about how learning makes us, at www.pearson.com.
Please note: The official Pearson job title for this role is Senior Digital Product Management Analyst.#LI-HR1
Primary Location: GB-GB-Oxford
Work Locations: GB-Oxford-Jordan Hill Halley Court Jordan Hill Oxford OX2 8EJ
Job: Product Management
Employee Status: Regular Employee
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Aug 9, 2018
Job Unposting: Ongoing
Schedule: Full-time Regular
Req ID: 1810277
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.