Full TimeNew York, New YorkPosted 05/16/2022Business unit: Spectrum NetworksAreas of interest: Marketing, News, ProductRequisition Number: 307750BRMPD370
Spectrum Networks is looking for enthusiastic, talented and driven individuals to join the best and brightest in gathering, producing and delivering stories that make a difference within a 24-hour breaking news environment! Our commitment is to engage viewers with relevant, timely news that's important to the local communities we serve.
Who we are: Spectrum Networks is a series of 33 hyper-local news and regional sports networks owned and operated by Charter Communications, Inc. Spectrum Networks seeks to provide the most essential local news and information, cultivating relevant and thoughtful conversations that foster informed and engaged communities.
Being on our team means … You’re ready to inspire and be inspired! You’re passionate, creative and highly technical, driven to flourish in a competitive, fast-paced environment. You're fiercely accurate, with a desire to leverage your knowledge, skills and abilities to share news stories to viewers in our local communities. You're nimble, having the ability to pivot in an ever-changing workflow. You are a team player with a positive attitude and strong interpersonal skills. You have the ability to multi-task, meet tight deadlines and remain calm under pressure.
What we’re looking for: The Product Manager is responsible for leading product lifecycle and development initiatives for our Charter services and applications. This role will focus on defining cross-functional requirements and developing Charter’s product set to meet evolving customer needs and business opportunities. In collaboration with Marketing, Operations, IT, and Engineering, the Product Manager will execute approved plans to deliver an industry leading customer experience.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Assess stakeholder input, digital trends, competitive landscape, customer feedback, and data analytics to identify product enhancement or new product opportunities
Prioritize product development initiatives and manage the product roadmap
Execute product development initiatives from start-to-finish to ensure requirements and deadlines are met and provide regular status updates to senior management
Write functional specs, create wireframes, oversee comp creation, and produce any other documentation necessary to communicate requirements to technology team
Analyze content effectiveness, build tools, and streamline workflows to help content teams work more efficiently
Support sales team as necessary on new monetization opportunities and proposals
Work with marketing team to promote products, as well as execute digital marketing campaigns on social media, email and other platforms
Track KPIs and produce weekly/monthly reports for stakeholders
Stay current on digital trends and evaluate third-party vendors/tools for potential use
Perform other duties as assigned
Qualifications: Skills/Abilities and Knowledge
Ability to elicit cooperation from a wide variety of sources, including upper management, other departments and partners
Strong communication, interpersonal, and problem solving skills
Consumer-facing product experience with a strong UX background and knowledge of the software development lifecycle
Creative thinker with the ability to work cross-functionally to gain buy-in and execute ideas
Experience with digital marketing tools on social media, email and other platforms
Understanding of data analytics with the ability to make data-driven decisions
Ability and eagerness to learn from a new environment and make an impact quickly
Ability to manage and foster change
Ability to listen to multiple points of view and synthesize against goals for recommendations
Ability to plan, prioritize and organize effectively and independently
Ability to handle multiple projects and tasks
Ability to make decisions and solve problems while working under pressure
Ability to show judgment and initiative and to accomplish job duties
Ability to adapt to changing business conditions and adjust plans accordingly
Able to work flexible hours, nights, holidays, and weekends
Education & Experience:
BA/BS technical degree related to the telecommunications field or operational/process optimization or equivalent combination of education and experience.
3+ years of relevant experience
Experience in a digital media environment (e.g. entertainment, news, sports) strongly preferred
Experience with relevant analytical products: Omniture, SiteCatalyst, etc.
Experience with relevant prototyping products: Sketch, Photoshop, etc.
Our Culture: Every employee is an influencer and culture keeper. We expect respectful communication (despite pressure), openness to feedback, an eagerness to learn, and an overall positive attitude! MPD370 307750 307750BR
Get to Know Us Charter Communications is known in the United States by our Spectrum brands, including: Spectrum Internet®, TV, Mobile and Voice, Spectrum Networks, Spectrum Enterprise and Spectrum Reach. When you join us, you’re joining a strong community of more than 93,000 individuals working together to serve more than 32 million customers in 41 states and keep them connected to what matters most. Watch this video to learn more. Who You Are Matters Here We’re committed to growing a workforce that reflects our communities, and providing equal opportunities for employment and advancement. EOE, including disability/vets. Learn about our inclusive culture.