Product Manager

Job Locations US | US
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(16/9/2022 12:58 PM)
# of Openings
Wilmington FRA

Company Outline




Job Role: Remote Product Manager

Location: US Remote 

Salary: Competitive 


Why do we want you?

You are a Product Manager with experience in a B2B or B2C environment overseeing all elements of a product lifecycle


We are Wilmington plc

Wilmington plc is a portfolio made up of a specialist brands providing custom solutions to customers across the globe from over 10 different offices. We provide a wide range of products including specialist information and data, and high quality training and education, to help professionals manage Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC) and Regulatory Compliance challenges. Find out more about our core purpose and how we help our customers do the right business in the right way.


Our two divisions, Information & Data and Training & Education, are underpinned by the work of experts in their field, including data and technology specialists and highly skilled practitioners who deliver our training and education solutions.


Our ambition is to have the best people work with us at Wilmington, delivering their best work because we care about them, include them and empower them. We will  support you, develop you and recognise you.


Wilmington FRA is part of Wilmington’s Training Division and is one of the nation’s largest conference organizations. Our four brands include ARK Group (legal), Compliance Week (compliance), FRA (finance & law enforcement), and RISE (health care). We are the preferred resource for professionals seeking continuing education, networking opportunities, and professional development through our calendar of 50+ conferences annually covering timely topics relevant to our audience of mid- to senior-level and C-suite executives.

Main Purpose of Role


The Product Manager will be an energetic go-getter with an entrepreneurial attitude, capable of driving execution and innovation to sustain year-round engagement and a top-notch experience for our membership base. The Product Manager will:


  • Think strategically and creatively to develop and maintain the strategy and execution of the RISE Association communities (three existing and one in development) to solidify brand loyalty
  • Develop and complete product roadmaps to sustain 24/7/365 engagement
  • Drive new ideas for member benefits, identify new community opportunities, and strategize go-to-market plan
  • Work closely with cross-functional internal stakeholders to drive processes and complete product development and marketing
  • Work with web development team to optimize the online experience for members
  • Represent the RISE Association at conferences, webinars, and user groups
  • Plan community presence at RISE conferences inclusive of board meetings, working with operations team and community chairs to execute
  • Understand the intersection points of the communities and the RISE event portfolio and fully maximize the marketing potential
  • Engage business partners, community chairs, and board members regularly to solicit feedback and find opportunities for improvement
  • Work closely with sponsorship sales team to drive value for community sponsors
  • Be instrumental in the move towards a monetized membership, working with internal and external teams to accomplish
  • Conduct industry research with customers to analyze member needs and current market trends, steering product in the right direction
  • Assess current competitor offerings and seek opportunities for differentiation

Skills and Experience Required

We always support colleagues to develop their skills but to be successful in this job you really do need to already be able to tick most of these boxes...


  • Bachelor’s Degree in business/marketing or related field
  • Experience in a B2B or B2C environment in a product management or related role
  • Experience overseeing all elements of a product lifecycle
  • Exceptional ability to plan, strategize, and complete
  • A 'go-getter' with an entrepreneurial approach
  • Experience with content management system (Umbraco a plus)
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced work environment and effectively time manage, prioritize and multitask
  • Excellent relationship building skills in person, on the phone and via video
  • Team player that works independently and is a self starter
  • Results oriented and able to think creatively to reach goals

Wherever you are in your career and whatever your expertise, we look for people who:

  • are passionate about providing high quality solutions to our customers
  • love varied work that plays to their strengths while helping them develop
  • want to work together to learn, grow and achieve common goals
  • are excited to be part of a diverse and unique global community
  • who want to be recognised for the unique talents, experiences and insights they bring to Wilmington.

Before you go....

Why join us?

We are a dynamic business, providing a huge number of products to a wide range of customers. Therefore we understand the power of diversity, and we celebrate the innovation and creativity that can be achieved through our own unique experiences, knowledge, and perspectives. We love to build teams that showcase our individuality and creativity, building our positive culture across our organisation.


Our work provides variety, development and the opportunity to be part of a committed community of over 700 colleagues in 8 countries worldwide. Our environment is encouraging, supportive, and committed to individual, business and team growth; one where people love to join and make an impact. We embrace new ideas and fresh thinking, we overcome challenges together, and we rely on each other to bring innovation to life. At Wilmington, we work hard to help each other grow and succeed.


What do we offer?

Joining Wilmington means you’ll be part of a dedicated team, committed to providing high quality services and support to our customers. Our people are empowered to learn and develop themselves, and being part of our team, we provide the opportunities for you to grow.


We offer a great core benefits package which includes performance related bonus, 401K, medical, dental and life cover.


We have a hybrid working framework that balances flexible working with providing the space for collaboration and learning from each other.


We care about the physical and mental health of all our colleagues. We provide an extensive range of wellbeing resources so that everyone feels supported, and has the best opportunity to do their best work.



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The Legal Bit!

The statements above are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this role. Statements are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and skills required for this position.


*Please note that this role may remain advertised until an offer of employment has been made.


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