SCI Shared Resources LLC Corporate - Product Strategist in Houston, Texas
Overview & Responsibilities
As a member of the digital marketing product team, you will be responsible for driving the online maturity and evolution of one or more brand or market segments. In coordination with the Sr. Product Manager, you will define business requirements, maintain a joint road map, and provide guidance to business and technical stakeholders. Your customer and market research will guide future decision making within your segment as well as across the entire digital portfolio.
Gather information, generate ideas, and develop and influence the development of high quality customer experiences.
Define functional requirements in the form of user stories, including clear acceptance criteria. You will serve as business analyst and product owner, validating new functionality and working with the technical team to delivery top quality releases.
Assist with prioritization of the backlog (enhancements and defects) leveraging qualitative and quantitative analysis, and providing inputs for business cases to support new features.
Coordinate between field and corporate stakeholders to define requirements, incorporate feedback, and manage risks and constraints.
Market, competitor, regulatory, and trend research to identify new and innovative features to include in the product road map.
Advise stakeholders on digital marketing, product management, user experience and strategies to improve customer acquisition, conversion and retention rates.
Document all work as part of deliverables, consistently using a professional documentation approach throughout the project and beyond, resulting in high quality materials for internal and external usage.
Requirements & Qualifications
Education & Experience
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience.
1-2 years of experience as a business analyst, product owner, or similar role.
Skills & Expertise
Process and task oriented, motivated to keep projects moving ahead by removing obstacles and exploring alternatives.
Background in business analysis with the desire and ability to on product owner responsibilities, including backlog grooming and management.
Applies best practices in documenting business requirements in an iterative way, particularly using agile methodologies.
Recent experience with websites and/or mobile app projects, preferably consumer-facing.
Familiarity with business process management (BPM) and software development lifecycle (SDLC), particularly agile/scrum methodologies.
Ability to create clear reports and data visualizations to assist in decision-making and problem analysis.
Conversant in CRM automation, e-commerce, SEO/SEM, email marketing, and social marketing best practices.
Must have a positive attitude, a drive to continually advance your understanding of the industry and business, and highly self-motivated.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
An innovator willing to look outside the industry to identify new ideas and approaches. Takes ownership of the product and the requirements and is able to work independently to define requirements to guide other business stakeholders to the right conclusions. Is not dependent on others to define business rules or new feature requirements.
Who we are. What we do.
We’re more than North America’s largest provider of funeral, cremation and cemetery services. We are mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, sons and daughters who are devoted to the communities where we live and work. We are more than 20,000 dedicated individuals who provide caring assistance to families in need, honor veterans and public servants and deliver lifesaving programs to help keep children and seniors safe.
We operate under the umbrella of the Dignity Memorial network of 1,800 funeral homes and cemeteries. Dignity Memorial providers care for more than 300,000 families each year and understand the importance of thoughtful, personalized arrangements. We believe creating meaningful ways to pay tribute to a loved one begins with compassion and is shaped by the understanding that each life is truly unique. For us, there is no greater responsibility than honoring and preserving the story of one’s life.
Health benefits (medical, dental, vision, life)
401K Retirement Savings Plan with company match
Vacation and sick time
Funeral discounts, and more
SCI offers advanced on-line training resources, career advancement opportunities in the largest organization in the industry, attractive benefits, and a wonderful community to serve with plenty of culture and personality. For additional information regarding our company, please visit our corporate site at www.sci-corp.com .
As used herein, “SCI” refers to Service Corporation International and its affiliated companies.
Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V
Job Locations US-TX-Houston
Associate Requisition ID Req.75228
# of Openings 1
Category (Portal Searching) Marketing and Advertising