AVIXA (Audiovisual & Integrated Experience Association) is seeking a dynamic Product Manager to join our content delivery and platforms team as a catalyst for innovation. Reporting to the Director of Content Delivery, the Product Manager will guide the success of our products and platforms.
Our vision is to create a cohesive digital-first ecosystem to serve as a central hub for our global industry to connect, grow their knowledge and business, and be inspired. You will manage the what, when, and why we create what we create.
As the Digital Product Manager, you will help define and execute our roadmap by partnering closely with stakeholders and IT. You will need to be at the forefront of digital ecosystem and experience trends, particularly as they relate to publishing. You will update our backlog, writing clear, action-based and user-focused stories for a wide portfolio of interdependent products. Using data gleaned through analytics, user feedback, or experience, you will create measurable goals for products and enhancements.
We’re leading a notable digital transformation and we need an incisive teammate with a discerning eye to help us on this journey. We expect and will empower you to bring a lot of modern product- and audience-driven ideas that we may not have yet considered.
Major Duties & Responsibilities:
Manage the lifecycle, strategy and execution of our digital products, including research, planning, training, launch, and iteration
Create and manage digital roadmap focused on iterative enhancements across multiple departments and stakeholders
Optimize digital ecosystem for traffic, engagement, efficiency, and SEO
Analyze consumer needs, current market trends, and potential partnerships for ROI
Develop clear and detailed requirements that are actionable and measurable
Champion the product philosophies and mindset within the organization
Collaborate and communicate closely with IT, marketing, content, sales, and other teams both internally and externally
Attend industry and association events on behalf of the company
Qualifications/ About You:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
You prioritize people – serving our audiences, members, and internal stakeholders
You are one step ahead of digital trends and products
At least 3 years proven experience as digital product manager, overseeing all aspects of product lifecycle
Fluency in digital publishing workflows, tools, and managing a CMS. Bonus points for experience with SiteFinity or other .net-based CMS.
Bonus points for knowledge or experience with community platforms, event platforms, learning platforms (such as LMS and/or LCMS), and/or search platforms (such as Azure)
Experience managing a portfolio of more than one product at a time that serves at least a national audience. Bonus points for experience serving a global audience.
Exceptional ability in communication and collaboration, particularly with engineering and marketing teams
Experience integrating data into decisions on a daily basis, and demonstrated ability to effectively disseminate data so that it is actionable and digestible by multiple audiences
Experience Level: 3+ years in digital product management, analytics platforms (Google, Parse.ly, etc.)
Technical Skills: CMS management, digital analytics platform, MS and/or Mac OS
Telecommuting is allowed.
About AVIXA, Inc.
AVIXA™ is the Audiovisual and Integrated Experience Association, producer of InfoComm trade shows around the world, co-owner of Integrated Systems Europe, and the international trade association representing the audiovisual industry. Established in 1939, AVIXA has more than 5,400 members, including manufacturers, systems integrators, dealers and distributors, consultants, programmers, live events companies, technology managers, content producers, and multimedia professionals from more than 80 countries. AVIXA members create integrated AV experiences that deliver outcomes for end users. AVIXA is a hub for professional collaboration, information, and community, and the leading resource for AV standards, certification, training, market intelligence and thought leadership. Additional information is available at avixa.org.