Oracle Product Portfolio Lead in Chicago, Illinois
Work as part of a team that acts as the central resource and driving force for the design, process, manufacturing, test, quality and marketing of product(s) as they move from conception to distribution. Organize interdepartmental activities ensuring completion of the project/product on schedule and within budget.
As a member of the product development division, you will define product specifications and or strategy. Gather and analyze information to define product specifications and review design specifications. Communicate product strategy and functionality. Initiate and foster relationships with other groups. Review product documentation and collateral. Ensure successful product releases based on corporate priorities.
Duties and tasks are varied and complex, needing independent judgment. Fully competent in own area of expertise. May have project lead role and or supervise lower level personnel. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 4 years of software engineering or related experience.
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We are expanding our CX Outbound Product Management team, seeking a Portfolio Lead to support the multi-product Sales Pillar (CX Sales, Commerce, CPQ, Subscription Management, and Content). We wear many hats, work with and influence many groups, are prolific content creators, have a burning love for data, and are taking calculated risks every day. We are looking for a determined, collaborative and creative, eager to learn and evolve, produce, and move fast team member to help us thread strategic functions together across the team.
The ideal person for this role is a strong individual contributor with 1-3 years enterprise cloud application experience (program management, product marketing or product management experience preferred).
Here is what you can expect on a daily basis:
Content strategy and distribution across the portfolio 50%:supporting the production and distribution of standard bill of materials for the team (ppts, videos, demos), including template creation, distributing to Oraclel marketing and sales, and including analytics and reporting of usage.
Product operations 20%:managing a master calendar across the team, quarterly investor reporting, product innovation and release calendar
Virtual, Physical Internal and External Events 25%:planning and execution of product briefings (eg. Cloud Customer Connect, Global SEs, ISVs, Partners, recordings), virtual and in-person customer advisory boards, virtual and live major Oracle events (eg. MCX, CX@OOW), virtual and global SE and partner events
Product naming, pricing, and SKU management 5%:keeping track of all the pricing information across the portfolio, key SKUs, integration tracking, alignment with brand and naming across CX
Requirements for this position include:
1-3 years progressively increasing product marketing/program management (outbound facing) responsibility in a cloud enterprise software environment, ideally CX/CRM
Exceptional presentation and writing skills
Industry knowledge (telco, high tech mfg, financial services, distribution)
Strong CX/CRM/SaaS cloud application product & domain knowledge and understanding of market-based strategies and competitive landscape
Exceptional messaging skills in both written/oral/presentation communication skills with demonstrated skills in developing and delivering compelling content in keynotes, videos, demos or other high visibility channels
Ability to articulate product / solution value in terms of customer value and impact on their business, employees, customers and partners
Highly organized and self-motivated
Education & Experience: MBA/Business, Communications, Marketing, Computer Science, Journalism/English degree or hands on experience in in these disciplines.
Job: *Product Development
Title: Product Portfolio Lead
Location: United States
Requisition ID: 20000FT8