At IBM, work is more than a job - it's a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just to do something better, but to attempt things you've never thought possible. Are you ready to lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world's most challenging problems? If so, lets talk.
Your Role and Responsibilities
Business transformation requires new ways of bringing together data, powerful technologies and the skills of employees. This new approach changes the way work is done and creates processes and workflows that are predictive, automated, agile and visible across an entire business. The result is greater satisfaction and engagement for customers and employees alike. Clients want to transform processes for customers, finance, procurement, supply chain and talent. They are looking to accelerate change so that their people can make better decisions with access to timely insights that drive business growth and efficiency.
We are looking for a Senior Product Marketing Manager to help us develop and execute messaging that brings to life IBM's data and technology transformation value proposition. This person will be the primary daily contact for a part of the business and will serve as a marketing leader and advisor. The Product Marketer will be responsible for understanding the market opportunity, client personas, needs and use cases, competitors, IBM's positioning, IBM offerings / solutions, and developing messaging that drives consideration and preference for IBM technology solutions. Ecosystem partnerships are a key driver of market success. To that end, this person will collaborate with peer for the AWS and Azure businesses to develop differentiated and compelling messaging. The role includes guiding marketing execution with peers in web, events, analyst relations, external communications, social media, and market development and insights. Regular interaction with senior business leadership, service line leaders, and offering leaders is expected. The Senior Product Marketing Manager integrates qualitative and quantitative information to develop marketing plans that lead to positive business outcomes.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Five years of experience in product marketing or related work
Experience in technology business: software, services, or consulting including familiarity with data, AI, automation, and cloud
Excellent collaboration skills - able to work effectively with multiple teams and levels across business leadership, marketing, offering teams, sales, IBM business units, and countries/regions
Demonstrated examples of developing value propositions that increase consideration and preference
Good presentation skills and ability to write well
Demonstrated ability to use and analyze data to guide marketing plans
Ability to assess and integrate multiple data sources to develop point of view or summary of key areas such as marketplace trends, personas, client needs, and competitive positioning
Able to manage multiple stakeholders to complete work
Growth mindset and can-do attitude - find ways to get things done even when faced with obstacles and constraints
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
About Business UnitIBM Corporate Headquarters (CHQ) team represents a variety of functions such as marketing, finance, legal, operations, HR, and more, all working together to solve some of the world's most complex problems, help our clients achieve success and build collaborative work environments for IBMers.
This job requires you to be fully COVID-19 vaccinated prior to your start date, where legally permissible. Proof of vaccination status will be required. If you are unable to be vaccinated due to medical, pregnancy or religious reasons, we offer accommodations in accordance with applicable law.
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.
About IBMIBM's greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that through the application of intelligence, reason and science, we can improve business, society and the human condition, bringing the power of an open hybrid cloud and AI strategy to life for our clients and partners around the world.Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are not only one of the largest corporate organizations in the world, we're also one of the biggest technology and consulting employers, with many of the Fortune 50 companies relying on the IBM Cloud to run their business. At IBM, we pride ourselves on being an early adopter of artificial intelligence, quantum computing and blockchain. Now it's time for you to join us on our journey to being a responsible technology innovator and a force for good in the world.
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.
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.