Microsoft Corporation Product Marketing Manager in Redmond, Washington

The Worldwide Learning (WWL) organization is rethinking the entire concept of learning and development for our customers, partners, and employees. Our objective is to build world class capability by fostering a learning culture, empowering learners, and ultimately fueling growth and innovation through learning. Our principles are to be learner obsessed, simple & focused, data driven, innovative, and business aligned.

We are seeking an innovative and driven Product Marketing Manager to join the Global Customer Learning (GCL) team. The Product Marketing Manager will be responsible for creating and executing the marketing strategy for the WWL customer-facing product portfolio and will achieve this by partnering closely with peers in the GTM team and key stakeholders in GCL, integrated marketing, engineering, and the field to support business objectives and drive business impact.

We are looking for someone who has a track record of innovation, of moving from ideation to realization in a fast-paced environment, and a creative flare that ensures you get the most out of investments while searching for insights to benchmark success. A natural collaborator and influencer, you excel at leveraging relationships for 1+1=3.

Responsibilities

  • Own product marketing strategy and execution for Microsoft Official Courses (MOC), Microsoft Certifications, and Microsoft Learn

  • Work with product management and engineering to distill key functionality and benefits into core product marketing messaging that feeds customer facing content and unlock new business opportunities

  • Collaborate with product management, content development, and engineering teams on roadmap and disclosure plan

  • Partner with key internal and external stakeholders to ensure marketing needs are clearly understood and properly prioritized

  • Enable internal stakeholders and partners with world-class marketing content, offers, and documentation

  • Ensure close collaboration with the Integrated Marketing team to drive integration of training resources in marketing channel execution

  • Establish ongoing feedback loops with internal and external partners to understand how things are landing and required updates

Qualifications

  • 5 years’ experience in product marketing and/or marketing communications; Product/program marketing, program strategy, audience marketing experience

  • Creative thinker that generates and executes on innovative marketing ideas that generate business impact

  • Excellence in developing and implementing marketing motions, including messaging, storytelling, and customer experience

  • Proven experience establishing strong collaborative relationships across a varied set of stakeholders and organizations

  • Self-starter, with shared ownership mindset & strong attention to detail

  • Self-awareness, the ability to be self-critical and a strong desire to learn/grow

  • Excellent communicator, presenting to large and small audiences

  • Bachelor’s degree is required.

WWL REQ

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