As the pioneer in global business education, ABE was founded more than 40 years ago with a clear social purpose to improve business education for aspiring entrepreneurs in developing countries, many of which are now high-growth economies. That pioneering spirit remains as we seize new challenges to engage millennials with flexible and relevant learning content and credentials.
Today, ABE works all over the world and 1.5 million people have mastered essential modern business concepts and gained the skills and confidence to apply them through ABE’s active-learning courses. ABE continues to play a vital role in helping to diversify and grow economies, reducing inequality within and among countries, and is at the forefront of the entrepreneurial skills agenda.
Following a period of change and strategic planning, ABE is poised for growth with an exciting agenda to optimise its global qualifications market and innovate for growth with a range of education and membership initiatives.
As a key member of the Product Management Team, the Product Manager (Qualifications/Resources) is responsible for the management of ABE products, including a wide range of vocational and work-based learning qualifications as well as all supporting resources that meet the needs of national and international audiences.
The role will also manage the full lifecycle of products, from concept inception through to product review and withdrawal. Supporting the Global Business Development team and liaising directly with clients, the post holder will ensure that new products fit with client requirements, as well as meet relevant regulatory criteria where applicable. The post holder with also work closely with the rest of the Product Management team on managing the product pipeline and delivering the product strategy.
This role will suit a well organised project focused individual, an understanding of digital products would be desirable as this will be the next step for our regulated portfolio. This role offers an exciting opportunity to work across regulated, self-regulated product markets with the bonus of working with our international partners to realise the potential of our global product strategy.
The post holder will contribute significantly to the achievement of the organisation’s strategic objectives and product strategy and will possess a can do, positive start up mentality.