An opportunity now exists within our HighJump Software, TrueCommerce EDI Solutions Group for an Associate Product Manager. The Associate Product Manager supports the overall execution of marketing and branding strategies, promotional programs, and related activities to ensure that new and existing products meet organizational goals and expectations. In this role, you will ensure the success (revenue realization) for the products you oversee, while working with other groups to overcome any product related issues that may arise. Specific responsibilities include:
Develop product functional specifications
Lead the development effort to ensure product meets vision
Work closely with Product Development during the entire lifecycle of product development?develop marketing requirements documents and product problem definition documents, work with development team during prototyping, design, development and testing of product(s).
Contribute as the product owner on Scrum teams
Work with marketing communications during the entire lifecycle of development of materials relating to the product?outline creation, drafts, reviews and final pieces.
Coordinate all product introduction activities (pricing, sales training, packaging, beta programs)
Research, identify and evaluate product opportunities
Product Planning: Gather inputs, establish direction and formulate the product features for the next version(s) of products.
Keep appraised of competitors and determine appropriate responses.
Develop marketing plan along with Marketing Department
Participate in trade shows, seminars, etc. promoting HighJump Software's product solution
Bachelor?s Degree in Marketing/Business, or related field
Excellent listening, verbal and written communications skills
Strength in time management and multi-tasking
Possess a willingness to dedicate extra effort to exceed goals
Prior EDI experience
Experience managing ERP products as a product manager
Prior software implementation or project managing experience