Oracle Product Marketing Analyst 4 in India

Product Marketing Analyst 4

Preferred Qualifications

Senior Manager, SocialMonitoring, Listening & Analytics, Oracle (Position is based in India)

Department & Team Description

Oracle Market &

Competitive Intelligence is a highly critical and visible organization at

Oracle. We provide competitive deal support, training, and strategic

consultation services to Sales globally; analyze and derive timely, relevant

and actionable analyses and insights for all major markets and competitors

across the entire Oracle products portfolio; and drive cross-company market

research and competitive intelligence activities/programs. We strive to deliver insights that enable our

company to compete most effectively in the marketplace and make optimal

decisions to maximize our business performance. Oracle Market & Competitive

Intelligence reports to the EVP of Cloud Business Group who is a CEO direct

report.

We are committed to

providing you with a work environment that is conducive to productivity,

satisfaction, development, and opportunity! Join us and go places with this

world-class organization!

Position Description

Senior Manager, SocialMonitoring, Listening & Analytics, Oracle Corporation (Position is based inIndia)

This position is very

visible and critical, and is directly responsible for producing social intelligence

used by our Sales, GTM, Marketing, Planning/Operations/Finance leaders. This

position is based in India.

We are looking for a

highly performing Senior Manager who is able to apply fact-based insights to

impact key business decisions and corporate strategy planning. In this role,

you will need strong skills in strategic thinking, deep data analysis and

modeling, analytic problem framing and solving; and generally be a very

resourceful professional.

Specific Job Duties:

  • Tracks, collects, mines social and unstructured data across

all available public channels to generate unprecedented level of insights in

markets, competitors, our customers and competitors’ intelligence —including

competitors’ latest strategy, competitive installed base/customers, competitive

customer footprint/satisfaction/experience/adoption, etc. across key product

areas.

  • Builds libraries of data and best practices for our Social

Analytics efforts and assist with social analytics implementation

  • Initiates, conducts, and analyzes market and competitive

social listening, monitoring and analytics by regions, industry, products and

other dimensions. Provides analyses leading to timely, relevant, data-based and

actionable recommendations.

  • Drives the design and deployment of Social Intelligence

Executive Analytics Dashboards.

  • Works with teams to assess market data availability, data

collection strategy, templates, and process, and to drive consistent

definitions, measurements and scalable processes.

  • Expands the breadth and depth of social intelligence coverage

for industries, regions and products. Assists in developing and implementing

the vision, strategy, roadmap, new programs, and KPIs/metrics for Social

Intelligence.

  • Determines most effective, innovative and cost-effective

sources and methods for obtaining information.

  • Conducts and supports regular Social Intelligence Key Insights

reviews/meetings/presentations with products, industry, and regional teams.

  • Works with internal clients to develop and implement needs and

feedback surveys, and to proactively understand key business issues and

proposes what new social intelligence initiatives should be launched to address

key issues.

Critical Skills Needed for theJob

  • Attention to detail and accuracy, strong commitment to quality

and delivery agreements.

  • Strategic thinking and problem solving ability (e.g. ability

to conceptually frame problems and identify creative solutions)

  • Excellent understanding of market and social intelligence

sources

  • Strong partnership or consultancy skills. Ability to build

partner relationships, to listen and help articulate other’s needs.

  • Exceptional analytical skills--ability to deconstruct,

interpret and link together complex market activities or disparate forms of

research to derive conclusions. Ability to translate complex analysis and

topics into digestible communications.

  • High level of discretion and organizational awareness. Ability

to handle and communicate delicate information.

  • Self-starter with “ownership” mentality; energetic and

enthusiastic. A "delivery-oriented", can-do, hands-on personality.

  • Strong project management skills. Proactively manages and

adjusts to the dynamic needs of the internal customer base. Ability to

prioritize simultaneous projects/deliverables/deadlines to successful completion

(i.e. in a quality and timely manner) while keeping focus on strategic

priorities.

  • Team-player; excellent collaboration skills in a

cross-functional and matrix environment. Proven ability to work with Sales,

Product Management/Marketing, Finance, Operations, and Executives.

Preferred Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s degree in marketing, economics, business or

related fields. MBA or related graduate degree preferred. 10 years related

experience, including 5 years of market research, market intelligence, business

intelligence, competitive intelligence or business analysis/planning

experience.

  • A big plus if the candidate has worked for analyst firms such

as IDC, Gartner and Forrester. Especially desirable if the analyst firm

background is related to market data, Market Trackers, Total Addressable Market

(TAM) derivations.

  • Strong SaaS, PaaS and IaaS knowledge and background. Good

knowledge of software (applications, database, middleware) or hardware (server

and storage) products and markets.

  • Prior experience in enterprise software or hardware product

marketing or product management organizations.

  • Experience deploying, building and managing Business

Intelligence/Analytics Dashboards. Familiarity with BI

applications/tools/reporting systems a plus.

  • Outstanding knowledge of MS Excel (including advanced

reporting, formula, and pivot tables), PowerPoint and Word.

  • Experience or some knowledge of statistical analysis software

a plus. Experience designing and executing both qualitative and quantitative

research and statistical data model building a plus.

Work Location: India

Travel Component: Minimal

As part of Oracle'sU.S. employment process, candidates will be required to complete a backgroundcheck prior to an offer being extended. These background checks include: PriorEmployment Verification / Education Verification / Social Security Trace / CriminalBackground Check / Motor Vehicles Records (where required for position)

Detailed Description and Job Requirements

Development and implementation of business plans, marketing strategy, and forecasts for a product/service or vertical market.

As a product analyst you will participate in every stage of the product life cycle to ensure product meets the needs of users. Drive the implementation of programs in support of the marketing strategy, business plans, and forecasts for assigned product lines. Maintains current status of customer specifications for existing and future products. Identify, evaluate, and recommend marketing opportunities in support of product line objectives. Drive product functionality delivering high quality product documentation. Lead products through scheduled release assisting others to manage commitments and resources. Measure and report progress and review deliverables.

Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical/business skills in area of specialization. Demonstrated product/project management experience. Ability to work with Executives. Strong interpersonal skills. Excellent written and verbal communication. Demonstrated product/project management experience. Creative, energetic, and enthusiastic. Team player. Experience using or implementing Oracle, SAP, or Peoplesoft applications. Basic HTML and web technology skills a plus. 8 years technology/industry experience and BA/BS/MBA degree.

Job: Marketing

Location: India

Job Type: Regular Employee Hire

Organization: Oracle