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Anaplan Senior Product Manager in London, United Kingdom

Anaplan, the Connected Planning pioneer, is changing the way the world’s most respected companies do business. We believe in clear, open communication enabling teams to overcome obstacles and move forward together. We want you to feel that you belong to a team, you matter, and are able to be your authentic self. We all work together to deliver business value with the power of Connected Planning at every level within every organization, and alongside an ever-growing number of users, a rich partner ecosystem, and active community. At Anaplan, our values are key to everything we do. We call it #AnaplanLOVE

At Anaplan these words come to life by making employees feel empowered and inspired.

Building a strong culture around company values is an ongoing journey

that will continue to be the core of our existence.

Anaplan is looking for a passionate Senior Product Manager to help drive the development of our next generation platform modeling and solutions experiences.

This person will be based in our London office and be instrumental in the execution of our product strategy, with data driven and customer-oriented focus.

Ideally you will have relevant domain expertise in the Planning and Analytics space with experience of understanding customer needs, and working with engineering teams to deliver products and solutions to the market.

Core responsibilities:

  • Understand the market and our customers. Be the voice of the customer while having an ear to the market at all times.

  • Be able to define and segment users of Anaplan platform and products qualitatively and quantitatively.

  • Define and execute a strategy to lower the barrier to entry and reduce customer time to value via intuitive modeling and solutions experiences.

  • Work with the Product, UX, Engineering and other cross-functional teams on roadmap planning that also includes capacity planning and/or future technology changes.

  • Drive end-to-end experiences: writing user stories with clear acceptance criteria, working with UX to create prototypes for usability testing and research, working with engineering, documentation, support, and marketing to deliver quality experiences.

  • Effectively collaborate across global teams to create alignment between engineering teams and other product stakeholders.

  • Train sales, customer success and support on new features and messaging.

  • Work closely with engineering teams to execute on day to day development.

  • Partner with Marketing and Customer Success to develop go to market strategies.

  • Meet with customers, users, prospects, and partners to communicate Anaplan’s product vision, product roadmap, and competitive differentiation.

Requirements:

  • 5+ years product management experience, preferably in a cloud company (SaaS or PaaS)

  • 5+ years experience working in an Agile development environment

  • Domain knowledge of Anaplan solutions, or implementation experience with Planning and modelling tools

  • Relevant experience with app or solution marketplaces would be highly valuable

  • Excellent leadership skills–understand how to balance inputs across stakeholders and lead teams in the right direction

  • Excellent organisational skills and experience in managing projects with stakeholders

  • Highly analytical and able to troubleshoot issues quickly –you should be able to go from high level to low level very easily

  • A passion for building communities and enabling people

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Team player with the ability to work autonomously

  • Able and willing to work in a fast paced, quickly changing environment

  • Experience using agile tools like Jira, Rally and / or Confluence

  • Bachelor's degree in CS, Engineering, or related experience is preferred

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Our story

Anaplan is a cloud-native enterprise SaaS company helping global enterprises orchestrate business performance. Our customers come first to create heroes, unlock potential & build trust and confidence. We challenge legacy thinking and software that isn’t flexible for the modern organization. We have architected the only platform that will take the time from planning to decision down to zero.

We’re building a truly unique technology. From our calculation engine and in-memory data store, to apps and predictive analytics; amazing technology is being developed every day.

We’re addressing a $100B/year problem (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xbra5fNyhG4) that all global businesses face. Our mission is to break the traditional business planning mold, currently performed through spreadsheets or legacy systems.

Anaplan’s Connected Planning platform is enabling customers to improve decision-making by turning response time into real time, to make better decisions to enhance your business. The platform helps you dynamically orchestrate performance enterprise-wide, and convert constant change to your environment.

See what our global customers and partners (https://www.anaplan.com/customers/) have to say about Anaplan’s platform is solving some of the most complex challenges in business. CEOs, analysts, and the press (https://www.anaplan.com/news/) agree—Anaplan is changing the way the world does business. Learn about our history (https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=youtu.be&v=h_k1OEmIpOk&app=desktop) , see our recognitions and achievements , and take a look at what it’s like to work at Anaplan. Get to know more about working at Anaplan by checking out our social channels.

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COVID-19 Update

Protecting the health and safety of our communities, including our employees and of those considering a career at Anaplan, is our highest priority. We continue to closely monitor the evolving situation and we appreciate your understanding and flexibility with any related changes to our interviewing process.

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