The Product Manager - Higher Education Practice Area will be responsible for a portfolio of digital information products and services, and will support the full product lifecycle, including: product strategy, market listening, UX design, product requirements definition, product content and intellectual property development, testing, competitive research, go-to- market strategy, and future enhancements and product evolutions.
This critical role will work directly with internal development and analyst resources, senior leadership, product users, and prospective clients. The ideal candidate must have an intense curiosity for understanding the market’s needs, a passion for delivering fantastic user experiences, the drive to build, maintain, and evolve successful products and services, and the desire and flexibility to manage products at both a strategic and a tactical level.
Bachelor’s degree preferred
The Product Manager should have 3-5 years of relevant experience in product management, UX design, and/or product innovation with a customer-facing product.
Experience working with higher education administrators as either a colleague or a consultant / vendor is strongly preferred.
Experience selling or supporting the sale of products and services, such as Ed Tech, to the higher education market is preferred.
Office is located in Arlington, VA
How to Apply:
If you are interested in the prospect of working for a dynamic, growing company, we encourage you to submit your cover letter, resume, and a relevant professional writing sample (consisting of no more than 8 pages on an education or business related topic preferably)
About Hanover Research:
Founded in 2003, Hanover Research is a global research and analytics firm that delivers market intelligence through a unique, fixed-fee model to more than 1,000 clients. Headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, Hanover employs high-caliber market researchers, analysts, and account executives to provide a service that is revolutionary in its combination of flexibility and affordability. Hanover was named a Top 50 Market Research Firm by the American Marketing Association from 2015 to 2021. To learn more about Hanover Research, visit www.hanoverresearch.com
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