Product Manager, Energy

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • S&P Global
  • 15 Oct 18

Product Manager, Energy

JobDescription :

The Role: We are seeking a Product Manager for our Commodities team focusing on Energy. We deliver in-depth analysis and proprietary data in the Commodities space. You are responsible for contributing to maintain and build out our Energy product offering. You will be a leader in the design and execution of tools, templates, and analysis while working in tandem with clients, prospects, and industry experts.

The Location: New York, New York or Boulder, Colorado

The Impact: This role is key to ensuring the successful commercialization and adoption of our product development globally, ensuring that our best-in-class story is told and understood in the marketplace.

What's In It For You: You will work with individuals who have a track record of building and growing sustained business lines. Work together with a team of people who prize entrepreneurial spirit, innovation, and execution to achieve common goals. It is an opportunity to work with both the Product team as well as the dedicated Energy Scrum team in an agile based environment.

The Team: The position resides within the Commodities product management team. The members of your extended global team will include people from technology, sales and account management, client support, marketing, research, as well as many other product and platforms team

Our Hiring Manager Says: This person would have strong project management skills, a commercial inclination and enjoy getting out into the marketplace to tell the story of our Commodities solution. I am looking for someone who is influential with the ability to take ownership in this role and guide a cross functional team to support our strategic efforts. You will build products from existing ideas, and help to develop new ideas based on experience and contact with customers and prospects. Your ability to lead in a collaborative manner by working with internal and external partners will be key in the role.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with the development (technology) scrum team to progress product development in an agile based environment
  • Synthesize ideas from internal business leaders, customer usability studies, end user feedback and competitive/market intelligence and craft them into powerful platform improvements with a focus on return-on-investment
  • Providing high-level analytical expertise to S&P clients and internal Sales and Project Development teams
  • Increase market penetration through on-site visits with clients and prospects
  • Influence product development by providing feedback to business managers on use demand, market practices and product enhancements
  • Building consensus and justifying product recommendations in terms of client workflow/need, usability, intuitiveness, consistency, and business goals
  • Developing and executing on go-to-market strategies for product rollout/launch
  • Willingness to embrace the Business Development Work Cycle (BDLC) which includes working towards attaining certification level 1
  • Identify multiple avenues for market development, including marketing channels, speaking engagements, partnerships

Qualifications:
  • Product Management knowledge, specifically in the Commodities industry, is preferred
  • A bachelor's degree is required; preferred areas include: Economics/Finance/Business/Environment
  • Experience in UAT and working directly with client queries
  • Basic understanding of the Energy industry (Power and/or oil & gas) and industry news/research
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong prioritization, problem-solving, and multi-tasking skills are required
  • History of teamwork and confirmed ability to deliver results
  • Work within a group, and to collect and interpret partner feedback
  • Knowledge of agile/scrum and working on a scrum (agile)

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