Wolters Kluwer Product Manager in Hartford, Connecticut
Wolters Kluwer's Governance, Risk & Compliance division is looking for four Product Managers to join our LIS team. These positions will preferably be located in New York or in the northeast. Possible remote considerations but no relocation potential.
Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC) is a division of Wolters Kluwer that provides a broad spectrum of solutions, services and expertise to legal, finance, risk and compliance professionals and small business owners to help manage myriad governance, risk and compliance challenges in dynamic markets and regulatory environments, globally. GRC Solutions serves more than 350,000 customers in more than 150 countries, including 70% of Fortune 500 companies, 92% of the world's top banks, 90% of the Am Law 100 and more than 300,000 small businesses. The division has a global footprint, with workforce in 28 countries. Our clients include corporate legal departments, insurers, small businesses, financial services companies, brand professionals, underwriters, governments and compliance and risk professionals.
Legal Information Services (LIS) contains our expert information services businesses that serve large corporations, small businesses and law firms. This group specializes in incorporation and legal business compliance solutions and clearance and protection solutions for trademark and brand professionals. This business area brings its solutions to market as CT, which serves corporations, small businesses and Law Firms.
The Product Manager is responsible for overall product management, strategic vision/focus, and execution of growth plans for a significant product or service. This position works independently toward long-range goals and objectives with assignments being self-initiated and self-directed.
Generate viable new product and service concepts/ideas to support the business strategy and market position goals of the assigned CT product areas
Develop business cases for each approved new product concept by describing the concept and how it will be used by customers in comprehensive terms
Marshal approved product development efforts through the definition, development, testing and pre-launch phases to create prototypes, functional specifications and requirements for the product/services
Help ensure successful product launch by securing necessary marketing resources to build the initial go-to-market promotions
Direct product management responsibilities throughout a product's lifecycle, from the launch and introduction stage, through the growth and maturity stages, and as the product reaches saturation and the decline stage
Conduct ongoing in-depth research and analysis on each assigned product to gain an understanding of the strengths, weaknesses and competitive advantages of each product
Perform in-depth customer and market research to understand customer needs and pain points related to their specific jobs and workflows
Advise the overall product strategy for business unit by staying informed of market trends, customer needs and competitor actions to create the relevant product strategy
A minimum of four years of related product management and/or marketing experience; preferably working with technology enabled services
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university or equivalent experience; Pragmatic Marketing level 3 or equivalent certification preferred
Experience in the development and launch of new and existing products and services preferred
Ability to coordinate cross-functional groups to accomplish product and revenue objectives
Experience working within a multi-division organization with various sales channels ideal
Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite applications including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
ABOUT WOLTERS KLUWER
Wolters Kluwer N.V. (AEX: WKL) is a global leader in information services and solutions for professionals in the health, tax and accounting, risk and compliance, finance and legal sectors. We help our customers make critical decisions every day by providing expert solutions that combine deep domain knowledge with specialized technology and services.
Wolters Kluwer reported 2016 annual revenues of €4.3 billion. The company, headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands, serves customers in over 180 countries, maintains operations in over 40 countries and employs 19,000 people worldwide.
Wolters Kluwer shares are listed on Euronext Amsterdam (WKL) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices. Wolters Kluwer has a sponsored Level 1 American Depositary Receipt program. The ADRs are traded on the over-the-counter market in the U.S. (WTKWY).
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EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
Wolters Kluwer U. S. Corporation and all of its subsidiaries, divisions, and customer/business units is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
For any assistance with your application for this job opening, please call the HR Source at (888) 495-4772 or email HRSource@WoltersKluwer.com. TTY is also available at 888 (495) 4771.
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