Pearson Math & Statistics Solutions Specialist in Texas

Math & Statistics Solutions Specialist

Description

At Pearson, we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always reexamining the way people learn best, whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe.

We are bold thinkers and market leading innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better. By pushing the boundaries of technology — and each other to surpass these boundaries — we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world’s innovations, personal and global, large and small.

Pearson Education is constantly looking to add to our AMAZING team! We are the leader in publishing for the higher education market and are searching for a highly organized, detail-driven Math & Statistics Solutions Specialist for Texas .

Texas will be receiving increased attention from every major and minor publisher in the coming years, as the state is implementing many changes in its educational system. These broader changes will result in changes in course structure, design, and implementation in the mathematics and statistics courses across the state. The Texas Math and Statistics Solutions Specialist will spearhead and coordinate Pearson efforts to grow market share in both math and statistics during this time of change.

Here is what you will get to do:

  • Intelligence gathering - The Texas specialist would be responsible for gathering and distributing all redesign intelligence to the relevant parties. This includes Sales, Marketing, Technology, and members of the Executive Committee. The specific redesign status at each school needs to be ascertained and a strategic plan implemented.

  • Cohesive marketing message, training, implementation - As part of the marketing team, the Texas specialist would collaborate with the other marketers to present our message and capabilities in a unified and consistent manner inside and outside of Pearson. The specialist will partner with the presales and sales management teams to ensure that all sales reps are trained on our message and plan.

  • Sales legwork - The specialist will meet with key committees across the state to determine what plan will be appropriate for their institution – and then help design and implement a sales plan in partnership with the sales team.

  • Events - The specialist will help plan, organize and implement an effective event strategy across the state.

Qualifications

Successful candidates for the position must demonstrate:

  • Academic excellence; including a BA/BS preferred

  • Evidence of top achievement in several aspects of your educational, extracurricular or professional background

  • 1-4 years successful sales or other professional work experience

  • Motivation: the drive to achieve beyond what is expected daily

  • Excellent presentation skills

  • High comfort level in presenting and explaining technology products

  • Excellent time management, organizational skills, and interpersonal communication.

  • Outstanding communication skills – written, spoken, digital

  • Meticulous attention to detail!

If you are extremely organized, highly competitive and ambitious, this is the job for you! Please apply providing a cover letter and resume. We look forward to meeting you!

Pearson fuels the growing demand for effective education and high-quality information in the global knowledge economy, and share a common goal: to help people get on in their lives through education. For more information, visit www.pearson.com.

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Primary Location: US-Texas

Job: Marketing

Organization: North America

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Dec 5, 2018

Job Unposting: Ongoing

Schedule: Full-time Regular

Req ID: 1815525

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.