Product Manager - Sustainability

Information Technology Chicago, Illinois United States


Description

PRODUCT MANAGER - SUSTAINABILITY

The Product Manager - Sustainability position will be responsible for the day-to-day management of client and internal facing applications focused on sustainability tracking and metrics and will report to the Senior Director of Global Product Management. The Product Manager - Sustainability will be required to conduct daily and weekly remote meetings with various internal and external stakeholders. The Product Manager - Sustainability will be responsible for overseeing the writing of roadmap, requirements, documentation, and ensuring features for Sustainability tracking. Their ability to communicate internally and externally will be key to maintaining the feature roadmap. The Product Manager - Sustainability will need to be able to think critically, analyze data, give feedback to stakeholders and team members, and be comfortable in technical conversations. Lastly, the Product Manager – Sustainability will be responsible for staying current with global Sustainability trends and standards.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work with internal and external stakeholders to understand overall business objectives
  • Act as point of contact for product development concepts, business strategy and business models
  • Drive end-to-end business processes ensuring feature enhancements meet business needs
  • Collect and analyze feedback from customers, stakeholders, and other teams to shape requirements, features and end products
  • Creation high level feature descriptions to help shape thinking for document writing
  • Assist in creating product requirements documents
  • Maintain and deliver Sustainability product roadmap
  • Participation in recurring prioritization and road-mapping exercises
  • Proactive review of enhancement requests to maximize efficiencies
  • Collaborate with Development team to obtain proper scoping for new feature requests as needed
  • Evangelize the product internally and externally
  • Work with internal stakeholders and third parties to assess and establish partnerships
  • Be the recognized expert for Sustainability driving the product, relevant technology, and the competition

 REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without needing current or future employer sponsorship. 
  • Minimum 6 years of professional experience with minimum 3 years’ experience writing software requirements for SaaS solutions
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience with Sustainability concepts and trends
  • Experience with dashboarding and reporting of Sustainability concepts
  • Experience with the Agile practices and methodologies
  • Experience creating prototypes and mockups
  • Ability to diagram complex system interactions
  • Experience managing products through entire lifecycle a plus
  • Project Management experience a plus
  • Ability to research issues and perform light support
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