Product Experience Lead in McLean, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 2/22/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    McLean, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/22/2021

Job Description

Our client is seeking a PXM Community Lead, to create & ensure associates have access to a strong and passionate community that will ensure a deeper understanding of the PXM mindset, as well as provide a platform for inspiration and collaboration.
In addition the role as Product Lead is responsible for driving the strategic expansion the Product Experience Management (PXM) platform, supporting global (Americas, Europe & APAC) PXM Leads as required. The PXM expansion strategy will deliver and enable world class platforms, processes and ways of working related to Product Content across all segments, in support of driving growth in ecommerce and marketing

**MUST BE WILLING TO WORK UK HOURS 100% OF THE TIME**

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities:

  • The Product Experience Management Community Lead will shape, create and scale the global community by establishing end to end informative and collaborative programs , developing strategies for involving more members and making sure the members feel part of an active and vibrant community.
  • This role will be responsible for inspiring the community members by creating engaging content & services through a range of defined channels and will manage community activities from conception to completion, including managing and curating events to boost awareness of the PXM mindset.
  • As an expert individual contributor, the incumbent is expected to be a hands-on, disruptive thinker who will be accountable for developing a deep understanding of the business to identify opportunities to make a difference through the power of the global PXM community.
  • The incumbent will be responsible for researching the needs of the PXM community, and how best to address them & develop relevant KPIs, track progress and constantly iterate and improve to ensure the success of the community engagement efforts.
  • Responsible for overseeing the product success across all segments supporting regional product leads (Americas, Europe and APAC) in support of the Global PXM strategy.
  • Responsible to ensure that PXM is focused on delivering against Business value targets, helping to define and report against KPIs on the product and processes with stakeholders & the Product Manager
  • Responsible for representing any markets lead/owned contribution to the PXM backlog, prioritizing initiatives & features in partnership with the Product Manager in support of the strategic direction of PXM.
  • Establish a regular feedback process with the Global and Regional Product Managers, Digital stakeholders and the Digital Center of Excellence to align on priorities and roadmaps.
  • Establish data-driven decision making around value performance vs. priorities
  • Excellent partnership with our platform and services vendors.  “One team” approach.
  • Ability to work with analysts and local teams to map and understand plus build processes, landscapes and data flows that support successful activation of new markets on the product
  • Champion Agile delivery methodology and help build the Agile capability within the organization.
  • Monitor, share and evaluate delivery, and measure progress to ensure value is delivered early and often.

Requirements:

  • Responsible for developing and executing the strategy for building the global PXM community, to inspire behavioral and mindset changes to transform the way they do business. This role will give the associates a strong support system and allow for representation of the PXM approach globally.
  • Champion of a culture of collaboration and expediency.  “ASAP” rather than “just in time”
  • Able to project the trajectory of various tracks, to predict if the product release is on track
  • Must have an eye for detail, but be able to ‘see the forest for the trees’
  • Comfortable facilitating a technical discussion with Architects, Developers and others
  • Able to influence decisions, resources, and work happening outside of Digital
  • Able to identify risks and issues before they manifest
  • Ability to execute & coordinate across multiple frameworks (Agile Scrum, Kanban, and Iterative Waterfall)
  • Ability to translate and clearly communicate status
  • Ability to create synergies within and outside the team, thinking big picture, beyond the immediate
  • Be precise in execution
  • Ability to manage expectations across multiple teams
  • Not be a pure ‘task-master’
  • Ability to act and add value through partnership with the wider team
  •  Ability to embrace and drive change, comfortable with a level of ambiguity

Job ID: 348877

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit http://www.eliassen.com.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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