2019 Product Management Graduate Program
Interested in working for Forbes #1 Technology Employer in the UK?
For 2019 we’re looking for high-calibre and ambitious Graduate Product Managers. Our Graduate roles will place you into the heart of dynamic, best-of-class product development teams working with the latest technologies to develop game-changing products on an international scale. In every case you will receive a tailored blend of technical, commercial, and soft-skills training/coaching and a carefully mapped career development path.
Product Management is a truly exciting, challenging, and rewarding role that will place you at the heart of RBI’s product development.
·You’ll be collaborating with colleagues across our commercial and technical teams to help us understand our customers’ needs and to deliver world-leading and value-adding products to them.
·Product Managers work closely with our customers to identify their problems and needs, to understand the markets in which they operate, and to then deliver the product definition, go-to-market strategy, and ultimately the product itself – a truly dynamic, collaborative, and deeply rewarding process.Qualifications and Experience requirements
- First and foremost you should be a recent graduate.
- Strong academic background with minimum of BBB at A levels or equivalent.
- Achieved or be expecting a minimum of 2:1 at degree level or equivalent, all degree disciplines accepted.
- You should be a confident communicator with a natural and engaging customer-facing manner, an innate ability to uncover what customers need and a passion to deliver game-changing products.
- We’re looking for passion, customer focus, a naturally collaborative approach, and the desire to always be ahead of the competition
- All roles are likely to involve some UK and occasionally overseas travel.
And what about your career after the scheme finishes?
Career development is a big thing for us and we take our PDP (personal development plan) process very seriously. We want you to learn and progress quickly in the direction you want to go and will provide you with the training and support to achieve that at the right pace. The great thing about us career-wise is that we’re a company made up of leading online businesses so you can develop in three dimensions, vertically through the business, across different brands, and across different functions (if you fancy a change). We’re also an increasingly global business and are often able to offer overseas opportunities either as secondments or on a permanent basis.
About Reed Business Information
RBI is a global business and we provide vital information, analytics and data solutions to our customers across the globe. We have offices in London, Amsterdam, New York, Chicago, Paris, Shanghai, Dubai and Singapore – to name just a few.
We’re a technology business with a passion for innovation and product development. We work closely with our customers to grow their businesses, so we’re looking for people who want to grow too. We never stand still.
We’re also part of RELX Group, a FTSE-100 company and a world-leading provider of information and analytics to a huge range of industries. With over 30,000 employees in over 30 countries, and revenues approaching $10 billion, there’s a lot of opportunity for you to succeed.
Forbes have recently placed RELX as the UK’s #1 technology employer and #53 in their ‘World’s Best Employers’ list.
RBI is very supportive of women in Technology and has been a founding signatory for the Tech Talent Charter. Currently 26% of our Technology workforce are women, much higher than the UK average of 17%. We have the following initiatives in place to support women in technology:
·Mentoring scheme for women in technology
·Women’s network forum
·Regularly run events in school about careers in technology to inspire the next generation of women in tech
RBI proudly support the Tech Talent Charter.Click on the link to find out more.
RBI are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
SALARY: Competitive with extensive benefit package and regular pay reviews
LOCATION: London and Surrey
How to apply:Please submit your CV and cover letter outlining the following :
§What interests you about the Graduate role you have applied for?
§What skills /experience do you have that makes you suitable for the position?