Pearson Portfolio Associate in Melbourne, Australia
Portfolio associate - Higher Education
Pearson is a global education company that helps people around the world to make progress in their lives through learning. With a rich heritage that combines 150 years of experience in publishing with the latest learning technology and digital services, we help people to learn whatever, wherever and however they choose.
At Pearson, we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team that makes it all possible.
Our Higher Education division is looking to appoint a results-focused individual to the position of Portfolio Associate.
Reporting into the Head of Product Strategy, Higher Education, the Portfolio Associate will be an editorial partner with Sales in responding to custom publishing opportunities and ensuring on-time fulfilment to customers. This role will also support our team of Portfolio Managers in research and market engagement activities by managing multiple review projects simultaneously, liaising with internal teams and academics
Maintain reports on leads and potential business
Works with academics and bookshops to identify and deliver custom content solutions
Works closely with Rights & Permissions and Production Services to build and maintain project budgets
Contribute to, and coordinate, product research processes and activities to support product strategy
Relevant tertiary qualifications
Aptitude for learning new technologies quickly
Excellent data analysis skills
Relevant professional or extra-curricular related experience
Excellent communication and presentation skills
We’re proud of our people - their drive, talent and enthusiasm. At Pearson we work together to deliver exceptional outcomes that push the limits.
If you are interested in growing your career with the world's leading learning organisation, please submit your application now.
Primary Location: AU-VIC-Melbourne
Work Locations: AU-Victoria-Melbourne-Goods Shed South 707 Collins Street Goods Shed South Melbourne 3008
Employee Status: Regular Employee
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: May 14, 2017
Req ID: 1708113