The Senior Vice President of Product is responsible for:
Head of consumer product for all Dow Jones sites within network
Responsible for working with CXO on product vision and strategy with a focus on best in class customer experiences that drive and grow the business.
Developing KPIs and OKRs to define and measure success.
Measuring the health of the product ecosystem using analytics and other measurement tools.
Nurturing a culture of inclusion and collaboration.
Key functions include:
Partnering with key stakeholders, directing the ideation, creation and development of new products, as well as the expansion and health of existing products that support Dow Jones’ strategic mission and vision.
Advocacy and evangelism for the product vision and strategy to teams throughout the company, customers and prospects.
Definition of the go-to-market strategy for digital products by working cross functionally with internal teams including marketing, sales, editorial, and customer service.
Driving membership, audience growth, engagement and revenue of owned digital products.
Management and nurturing of product management team members and program team members.
Creation and prioritization of product roadmap, working closely with editorial, marketing, sales, development team, project management, UX and others as needed .
Partnering with technology leadership to optimize product delivery and deployment
Confidently building sound opportunity assessments and business cases for investments, while balancing constraints (time, resources, data) in order to achieve business outcomes and deliver on customer needs and promise.
Create go-to-market planning and success measurement to drive success launches and tracking of product success and health.
Vision and Strategic Leadership:
Collaborates with sales team members to create new products and offerings to expand partnerships and revenue and strategize with advertising and revenue operations teams on the productization and pricing of new offerings.
Partners with business development teams to identify and vet new monetization opportunities.
Partners with the Net Growth organization marketing organization to ensure growth of current membership offerings as well as collaborating to create new membership offerings.
Partners with audience development teams to expand reach and engage new audiences. Works with research and analytics teams to gather and analyze audience research and traffic to inform product strategy, new product enhancements, and to define and measure KPIs for success.
Communicates and socializes the strategy and roadmap to internal and client stakeholders in ways that drives excitement, support and understanding.
Drives prioritization of large product initiatives to ensure development resources are focused on highest value items on the product roadmap.
Leads, delegates and supervises the work of product managers on the product team in a way that leads to high quality outcomes and growth/retention of team members.
Creates and fosters a culture of sharing and collaboration among product, design, and user experience teams.
Who you are:
Passionate and knowledgeable about digital media, news and investing.
Experience analyzing qualitative and quantitative consumer research.
Experience defining and implementing product requirements for websites and mobile apps.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills; ability to communicate effectively across the full spectrum of internal stakeholders and customers.
Proven ability partnering with a technology organization.
Highly strategic as well as detail-oriented.
Preferred Qualifications :
15+ years experience in product development, strategy, data, marketing, and/or general management preferred.
5+ years as a senior leader in news or technology industry.
Bachelor's Degree. Advanced degree preferred.
Agile / scrum experience
Strong analytical skills, including deep knowledge of Google analytics platform
Proven track record of hiring, developing, and retaining top talent.
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Business Area: TECHNOLOGY - PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT
Job Category: IT Development Group
Since 1882, Dow Jones has been finding new ways to bring information to the world’s top business entities. Beginning as a niche news agency in an obscure Wall Street basement, Dow Jones has grown to be a worldwide news and information powerhouse, with prestigious brands including The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires, Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch and Financial News.
This longevity and success is due to a relentless pursuit of accuracy, depth and innovation, enhanced by the wisdom of past experience and a solid grasp on the future ahead. More than its individual brands, Dow Jones is a modern gateway to intelligence, with innovative technology, advanced data feeds, integrated solutions, expert research, award-winning journalism and customizable apps and delivery systems to bring the information that matters most to customers, when and where they need it, every day.
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Req ID: 27905