Director, Product Strategy - North Reading , Massachusetts, United States, 01864
Company Description ISO, a Verisk business, has been a leading source of information about propertycasualty insurance risk since 1971. For a broad spectrum of commercial and personal lines of insurance, ISO provides statistical, actuarial, underwriting, and claims information and analytics compliance and fraud identification tools policy language information about specific locations and technical services. ISO serves insurers, reinsurers, agents and brokers, insurance regulators, risk managers, and other participants in the propertycasualty insurance marketplace. To learn more about ISO please visit us at https . We are proud to be a part of the Verisk family of companies! With a history of impressive growth, an innovative culture, and offering industry-leading solutions, Verisk Analytics is an amazing place to work and make a difference. In 2018, Forbes magazine named Verisk to its Worlds Best Employers list and, in 2017, to its Worlds Most Innovative Companies list for the third consecutive year. We also earned the Great Place to Work Certification for the third consecutive year in recognition of our outstanding workplace culture. Verisk is a leading data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, energy and specialized markets, and financial services. Using advanced technologies to collect and analyze billions of records, Verisk draws on unique data assets and deep domain expertise to provide first-to-market innovations integrated into customer workflows. Weve been delivering predictive analytics and decision support solutions to our customers for nearly 50 years, helping them protect people, property, and financial assets.At Verisk, youll be part of an organization thats committed to serving the long-term interests of our stakeholders, including the communities where we operate. At Verisk, you can build an exciting career with meaningful work create a positive and lasting impact on the business and find the support, coaching, and training you need to advance your career.Our culture of innovation means your ideas on how to improve our business will be heard. As key contributors to our success, our team members enjoy working in a business-casual, collaborative environment that offers state-of-the-art resources, advanced technologies, and an excellent benefits package. Job Description The Director of Product Strategy is responsible for driving the strategic vision and execution of ISO Claims Partners claims analytics products. This includes all aspects of product development across all products. The Director of Product Strategy must have stellar vision and execution skills to anticipate and capitalize on emerging opportunities. About the Day to Day Responsibilities of the Role Manage all aspects of product development and delivery. Provide forecasting, budgeting and other financial trend analysis of the business. Builds a team with deep skills in all the multiple dimensions of product development. Establish and grow partner relationships across Verisk and the entire industry. Manage external product relationships with partner companies. Provides strategic vision and technical direction for ISO Claims Partners products. Leverage existing assets whenever possible and build toward a unified Verisk platformvision. Coordinate with the CFO to manage the PL. Work with Sales and other departments as well as business units to drive and share accountability for business development. Develop realistic and cost-effective staffing plans to support product initiatives. Support the career development and retention of team members. Manage performance management process, including but not limited to, annual reviews, quarterly reviews, corrective action plans, etc. Drive messaging of product offerings in coordination with Marketing. Provide thought leadership in the broader industry. Qualifications BS or BA required technology background preferred MBA or other advanced degree a plus 15 years business experience including insuranceclaims and softwareproduct managementproduct marketing with escalating leadership and responsibility Proven leadership abilities to build a strong team and grow a business. Ability to communicate strategic vision of Business Technology and how it relates to the overall growth of the organization. Knowledge of SDLC. Ability to establish strong partner relationships with parent company, subsidiaries, customers and the industry at large. Ability to work as part of the broader ISO Claims Partners leadership team to develop and grow the overall business. Ability to balance strategic and tactical needs in support of overall business objectives. Demonstrated responsibility for a PL. Strong client facing skills. Willingness to travel as needed. LI-EF1 Additional Information Verisk Analytics is an equal opportunity employer. All members of the Verisk Analytics family of companies are equal opportunity employers. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, gender identity andor expression, sexual orientation, veteran's status, age or disability. http http Unsolicited resumes sent to Verisk, including unsolicited resumes sent to a Verisk business mailing address, fax machine or email address, or directly to Verisk employees, will be considered Verisk property. Verisk will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume.