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Portfolio Strategy Analyst

Pearson – Centennial, CO

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At Pearson, were committed to a world thats always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better.
The Strategy Analyst contributes to a wide range of projects focused on building, reimagining, and driving the development of new digital learning products intended for a global audience. Work will be project based and may include portfolio and product strategy articulation for senior executives, partnership and acquisition research, business case development, financial modelling analysis, leadership of cross business unit work groups and/or support on pan-Pearson product portfolio initiatives. Activity includes:
+ Analyse industry trends, competitive threats, expansion opportunities, internal performance and environmental risks to identify potential new growth opportunities
+ Conduct quantitative and qualitative analysis to support business case development and investment allocation across the portfolio
+ Collaborate with leaders across the Global Product and Pearson organization to develop business model, revenue model and go-to-market strategy for new portfolio areas, product categories and technology investment opportunities
+ Provide analytical and presentation development support for a variety of decision processes and stakeholder/leadership updates
Key Responsibilities
+ Supporting the development and communication of a Global Product portfolio strategy that is aligned to corporate strategy and objectives, including the support for managing and accelerating strategic opportunities and initiatives
+ Providing objective, data-driven insight and analysis into key product and portfolio issues and opportunities, including annual planning activities designed to drive transformation and support growth.
+ Applying portfolio management principles and processes to Pearsons Higher Education (HED) Courseware and Global Schools and English businesses
Key Requirements and Attributes
Essential Skills include:
+ Proven analytical and quantitative skill sets
+ Ability to retrieve, organize, validate, and analyze data
+ Structured problem solving
+ Oral/written communication and organizational skills
+ Proficiency in Google Apps / MSFT PowerPoint, Excel and Word
+ Familiarity with Tableau, SQL, KPI/dashboard creation
+ Comfortable with ambiguity yet driven to make sense of a complex world
+ Self-motivated
+ Previous management consulting and education industry experience a plus
+ Degree (or equivalent preferred)
+ Domain experience with Higher Education, School, or English Language Training a plus
+ Strong related work experience in strategy, business development, marketing, market research, or education
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-NJ-Hoboken
**Other Locations** US-MA-Boston, US-CO-Centennial
**Work Locations: ** US-NJ-Hoboken-221 River 221 River Street Hoboken 07030
**Job: ** Product Management
**Organization: ** Global Product
**Employee Status: ** Regular Employee
**Job Type: ** Standard
**Shift: ** Day Job
**Job Posting: ** Jun 24, 2019
**Job Unposting: ** Ongoing
**Schedule: ** Full-time Regular
**Req ID: ** 1907010
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.

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