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Your Role and Responsibilities
At IBM Marketing, we are innovators, problem solvers and risk- takers. We're curious, agile, and outcome driven. Product marketers are customer-centric and know buyer needs and priorities. They understand the technology, anticipate how the market may respond to our products, and create market-relevant positioning and conversations.
As an IBM Power product marketer, you are responsible for the value proposition for the offerings as part of a broader IBM point of view on hybrid cloud and AI solutions. Your focus will be on communicating product value in alignment with sales and product management. This includes messaging across the client journey and development of compelling thought leadership, marketing and sales enablement programs/campaigns to enable effective selling to targeted roles and audiences. You are a focal point for Marketing into other parts of the IBM Power organization such as Product Management, Sales, and Sales Enablement. You will also coordinate with teams in other Marketing disciplines such as Brand, Content, Demand Generation professionals and Ecosystem.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
BA/BS degree or equivalent working experience.
Past experience in product marketing, and/or product management within a technology company.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills - there is a heavy amount of writing, presenting, and selling of ideas in this role.
Possess strong analytical and problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
Educate both internal and external stakeholders on our product features and their benefits.
Manage the creation of content (sales documentation, product videos, website copy, blog posts) to articulate the benefits of our products to the world.
Assist sales on calls when appropriate to provide deeper dives into products and services.
Measure and optimize product understanding and adoption for business partner journey as well.
Speak and present both internally and externally to promote the story of our products and services.
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Be an extremely results-oriented and creative collaborator.
Thrive in metrics and data-driven environments.
Demonstrate ability to manage multiple projects, programs and priorities.
Proactively manage across and upward to communicate with and influence stakeholders to prompt action.
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Your Life @ IBMAre you craving to learn more? Prepared to solve some of the world's most unique challenges? And ready to shape the future for millions of people? If so, then it's time to join us, express your individuality, unleash your curiosity and discover new possibilities.
Every IBMer, and potential ones like yourself, has a voice, carves their own path, and uses their expertise to help co-create and add to our story. Together, we have the power to make meaningful change - to alter the fabric of our clients, of society and IBM itself, to create a truly positive impact and make the world work better for everyone.
It's time to define your career.
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Location StatementIBM offers a wide range of resources for eligible IBMers to thrive both inside and outside of work. In addition to a competitive benefits program consisting of medical and life insurance, retirement plans, and time off, eligible employees may also have access to:
*12 weeks of paid parental bonding leave. Family care options are also available to support eligible employees during COVID-19.
*World-class training and educational resources on our personalized, AI-driven learning platform. IBM's learning culture supports your restless attitude to grow your skills and build the depth and scale of knowledge needed to achieve your career goals.
*Well-being programs to support mental and physical health.
*Financial programs that empower you to plan, save, and manage your money (including expert financial counseling, 401(k), IBM stock discount, etc.).
*Select educational reimbursement opportunities.
*Diverse and inclusive employee resource groups where you can network and connect with IBMers across the globe.
*Giving and volunteer programs to benefit charitable organizations and local communities.
*Discounts on retail products, services, and experiences.
We consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.
US Citizenship Required.
Being You @ IBMIBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.