The Position: Senior Product Manager, Transactions
The Location: Charlottesville, VA or New York, NY
The Grade: 11 (Internal Use Only)
The Role: In this Senior Product Manager role, you will be a key contributor to the Data & Analytics Product Management team for S&P Global Market Intelligence. You will be joining a global team of experienced professionals from the financial data and analysis industry and interacting regularly with various teams across our organization, including technology, sales, relationship management, research, and development, as you help drive the strategy for the team and overall organization.
Our ideal candidate will...
have a good working knowledge of Transactions data and processes - specifically M&A deals, Spin-offs/ Split-offs, Capital Offerings, Private Placements, Buybacks, and Bankruptcies.
have an understanding for how clients at corporations, investment banks, investment managers and other financial services firms, as well as Government and Academic institutions utilize the above data as part of their daily workflow
be comfortable talking to clients to discuss their business needs
have strong attention to detail and entrepreneurial and creative spirit
have a desire to bring innovative data and analytical tools to market
The Impact: You will directly contribute to the successful design, development and go-to-market of solutions that solve for the needs of our clients, ultimately driving our company growth and the efficiency of our clients.
The Career Opportunity: Due to the dynamic nature of the role you will interact with multiple stakeholders in a wide range of locations and time zones. This will allow you develop key skills such as time management, stakeholder management, international communications and project management. This is a great opportunity for you to join a strong global team, grow professionally and have a genuine impact on our clients and business.
The Team / Business: Our Data & Analytics team is a newly formed team within S&P Global Market Intelligence and is tasked with building and developing the next generation of data and analytical tools to serve the needs of not only our vast and diverse external client base but also internal stakeholders across S&P Global. This is a highly visible team within a dynamic and thriving organization. We provide solutions to our clients that are essential to help them meet the demands of today's ever-changing environment always focusing on our core values of Integrity, Excellence, and Relevance in everything we do. The business has a casual and friendly atmosphere that promotes an entrepreneurial spirit where we foster ownership and create a culture of accountability.
Work with clients to define functional requirements & wire frames for developing the product and content
Analyze and incorporate client feedback to drive product enhancements
Work with other product segments to create and drive the Transactions product vision and roadmap
Uncover new opportunities to unlock content and analytical assets from across the wider organization for client benefit
Generate ideas for new products or enhancements and develop the business cases and project submissions
Perform product testing to ensure all released solutions meet our high quality standards
Create internal training materials and programs to maximize the effectiveness of the product launch
Conduct market, company and competitor research
Understand and adjust to global/regional market requirements
Work collaboratively with various internal departments to establish effective marketing programs, training materials, and commercial education
Become an internal expert and thought leader for the team through blog posting and other forms of evangelism
Be a subject matter expert to assist relationship managers, new sales and client support with product demonstrations and product/workflow understanding as it relates to the transaction dataset
Drive Market Education and broaden S&P Global Market Intelligence (SPGMI) brand awareness
Minimum 5 years' experience in finance, data vendor, analytics firm, product management, or related role
BA/BS in Finance, Economics, or related field preferred
MBA and/ or CFA preferred
Understanding of different client segments and how they use and analyze different market transactions
Strong comfort level speaking directly with clients and a wiliness to travel to client sites in the U.S.
Ability to craft and implement a business plan and product roadmap
Detail oriented with strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize
Excellent problem solving skills
Demonstrated ability to communicate ideas effectively, strong verbal and written communication skills. Ability to explain complex investment concepts in simple terms
Working knowledge of the existing MI product suite - especially desktop and enterprise (e.g. MI platform, CIQ, XF etc.)
Strong technical skills preferred - Microsoft Word, PPT, advanced Excel knowledge, SQL, and Salesforce
Basic knowledge of the Business Development Life Cycle and Agile software development is beneficial
S&P Global Market Intelligence is the ultimate resource for complete financial intelligence on the Commodities industry. The S&P suite of products integrates comprehensive data, expert analysis and breaking news into an electronic database that is available online and updated around-the-clock.
S&P Global Market Intelligence is a division of S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI), which provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies and governments to make decisions with confidence. For more information, visit, S&P Global Market Intelligence.
S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer committed to making all employment decisions on the basis of merit, capability and equality of opportunity, and without regard to race/ethnicity, gender, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status (including domestic partnerships and civil unions), sexual orientation, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law, or any other characteristic that has no bearing on a person's ability to perform his or her job.
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Internal Number: 6250173
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