Product Manager - Digital Library in McHenry, IL at Follett

Date Posted: 1/31/2018

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    McHenry, IL
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Job Description

Follett School Solutions is seeking an Intermediate Product Manager to join their team. The Intermediate Product Manager will report to the Sr. Product Manager. The ideal candidate will have previous experience as a Product Manager or similar role. The Intermediate Product Manager will work with teams within and outside of the organization to launch new products, manage existing products, and position products for growth in the K-12 Library space. The major suite of Products to be managed by this position include digital content subscriptions for the K12 School Library Market developed within Follett and/or by Third Party providers / business partners. In addition, this role will assist the Sr. Product Manager with the Follett's Maker Space line of products and other products as may be assigned from time-to-time.


Job Requirements

  • 3 years of Product Management experience with a solid understanding of all key facets of product management and demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with the full range of stakeholders

  • Product Management experience with company-developed and 3rd party products

  • Keen business acumen with the ability to identify and negotiate business terms with 3rd party companies

  • Ability to develop and manage 3rd party business relationships

  • Ability to lead cross-functional teams 

  • Strong understanding of the application of digital content and technologies in a school / school library setting