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(Senior) Product Innovation Manager Canada (m/f/d)

Tech & Engineering
Remote Canada
Full Time
Experienced Professionals

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Our International Go to market team is hiring a (Sr.) Product Innovation Manager (m/f/d) for our Canadian market at our location in Fredericton or remotely in Canada with a preference for New Brunswick or Toronto.

Your mission
  • Development of deep understanding for product-market-fit for our growth in Canada

  • Analysis and conceptualization of strategic projects to develop new product initiatives for University of Fredericton

  • Conceptualization and coordination of cross-departmental project teams and stakeholders

  • Supporting with smaller tasks such as the preparation of internal communications with just as much drive

  • Defining the project scope, Setting up of the project and coordinating of participants

Your profile
  • At least 3-5 years of experience in project management in e-commerce or consulting as well as an University degree ideally from a Canadian university (economics/business administration, marketing or similar qualifications)

  • Strong business sense & above-average analytical skills to quickly understand contexts and set the most effective optimization levers in motion

  • As passionate about operational processes as about product innovation

  • Motivation to work with speed and efficient processes in agile environments

  • Fluent English is required

What we offer
  • Be you at IU and UFred: We support and empower you to achieve your personal and professional goals. After all, your happiness significantly contributes to a positive and productive environment.

  • Mutual Trust: It’s your job; We trust you and give you the greatest possible freedom to organize yourself.

  • Take your knowledge to a new level: Where if not with us? Benefit from free access to all our e-learning platforms, language courses and discounted study programs. With us there is always something new to learn.

  • Feel the difference: Be part of our Culture of Everyone. A corporate culture in which you can be yourself and which promotes diversity, embraces individuality, and values teamwork and growth. We celebrate our success and see mistakes as learning opportunities. Together as a team.

  • Wellness and Balance: UFred employees actively utilize subsidized Health and Vision Care, as well as an RRSP Match program. They spend paid time off with those who are important to them between Christmas and New Years, as well as on their birthdays. The possibility for flexible work arrangements, an Active Living Benefit, and Wellness days are additional benefits enjoyed by our staff. 

In 2023, UFred joined IU Group, Germany’s largest private university group. Together, we embark on a mission to revolutionize online education. We are pioneers in delivering high-quality education, leveraging technology and innovation to meet the changing needs of students.

You find yourself in this profile and are looking for a new challenge? Then apply online now via our career portal.

If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact Enni at enni.westensee@iu.org.

Actions speak louder than words: We cherish our “Culture of Everyone” and would like to take this opportunity to empathize that we do not tolerate discrimination towards any race, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation or disability. We welcome you as you are and look forward to nurturing our diverse community at the IU!

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