Product Manager

Our client, a leading academic publisher, requires a Product Manager to working with a number of Research Tools start up projects. These tools are aimed at providing social science researchers with the ability to observe, understand and predict social phenomena through collecting, aggregating and analysing a wide set of data.

We are seeking a product manager who can support delivering these tools to market and help guide the development of these tools through engaging with researchers and help bring the insights of our users to bear in the product delivery phase.

This is an opportunity to work on something that matters, and help have a real impact in the world. We use lean and agile methods in our product discovery and delivery approach, and this will be an opportunity to work with these kinds of methodologies, as well as have influence on the tools and processes that we use.

Skills & Experience: 

You will have worked on launching products to market from early ideation through to onboarding customers. You will understand how to translate needs of users into product features, and how to prioritise those features. You will have worked across teams on successful product launches and you will have made significant contributions towards the success of those product launches.

You will be communicating daily with people both inside and outside of the company. Being able to hold courteous, persuasive conversations (by email or phone) and respond quickly to queries are key requirements of the role.  You should be able and willing to share your thoughts and experience with the team and feel confident to speak your mind and ask questions.