The Economist Group is the leading source of analysis on international business and world affairs. We deliver our information through a range of formats, from newspapers and magazines to conferences and electronic services. What ties us together is the objectivity of our opinion, the originality of our insight and our advocacy of economic and political freedom around the world.
With a growing global circulation and a reputation for insightful analysis and opinion on every aspect of world events, The Economist is one of the most widely recognised and well-read current affairs publications and the foundation of our digital consumer product portfolio.
We are developing a world-class product management organisation who are focussed on building ground-breaking digital products and a modern content management system (CMS) to support them.
We have an exciting opportunity for an Associate Product Manager to help us scope and manage features for our new CMS. This is a fixed term contract (FTC) role for 6 months with the possibility of extension.
In this role, the Associate Product Manager will work with stakeholders, technical teams and other product managers to create and manage a backlog of features. This is a great opportunity for a candidate with experience working as a business analyst or similar analytical role, who is looking to get into Product Management. This role will give the successful candidate the opportunity to manage their own backlog, contribute to prioritsation decisions and define a key part of the CMS product.
This role will report into the Senior Product Manager, Editorial Tools, and will be part of the Content Products team.
Please note that this is a 6months fixed term contract.
How you will contribute:
The ideal skills for this role are: