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Sr Product Manager

Thomson Reuters Product Management 11/28/2017 7:29:13 PM Carrollton, TX United States of America
Job Description

Business Unit:   Trust Tax and Tax Information Reporting

Position:              Sr. Product Manager

Description

Responsible for the end-to end product management of Tax Information Reporting software products and services to support the strategic goals of the business.  The product manager defines and executes the product strategy and business requirements for the development of a new ONESOURCE product. The ideal candidate must be comfortable and proficient navigating through unknowns to translate a vision into a strategy.  They should be detailed oriented and able to manage tactical goals while keeping sight of how they align with the long term strategy.  Most importantly, the product manager must be adept at managing multiple stakeholders, anticipating issues and proactively resolving them in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.

Responsibilities

  • Define and drive a product vision that capitalizes on market opportunities, innovation and leads to growth of the Tax Information Reporting business segment
  • Ownership of product strategy, business requirements, feature prioritization and deliverables that reflect the needs of the market, clients and the business
  • Understand trends and practices in the tax information reporting industry and the associated impact on our products or business as well as the challenges or opportunities created
  • Follow and interpret the impact of regulatory and competitive developments
  • Research and define business requirements for software features that will drive revenue, build client satisfaction and maintain our leading market position
  • Involvement with technology throughout the software development lifecycle to ensure the developed solution meets business requirements, drives innovation and increases client adoption and retention
  • Partner with marketing to position products, build thought leadership, produce effective sales collateral, event materials and webcasts
  • Partner with sales to understand client needs and perspectives and to act as product advocate
  • Participate in market sizing, pricing analysis and sales support activities
  • Project management and cross-functional leadership of virtual teams to execute on strategic initiatives

Qualifications/Skills/Competencies

  • Strong track record of leading and influencing cross-functional teams on complex projects
  • Demonstrated ability to understand and interpret fundamental workings and trends within target industry
  • Ability to understand and apply technology to product development
  • Superior client engagement skills with ability to build and manage relationships
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills to influence internal and external audiences
  • Strong analytical and decision-making ability
  • Strong skills in negotiation, complex problem solving, and conflict management
  • Self-motivation, creativity and flexibility
  • Experience with Agile development methodologies

Education/Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree required, MBA preferred
  • 4+ years of tax and/or information reporting experience preferred
  • 5+ years software product management, software product development or similar consulting experience
  • Past experience within Tax & Accounting is a plus

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Locations
Carrollton-Texas-United States of America
Req #: JREQ095047
Locations: Carrollton-Texas-United States of America
Job Function: Product Management
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