Zayo Group Director, Product in Boulder, Colorado
Company DescriptionZayo provides mission-critical bandwidth to the world's most impactfulcompanies, fueling the innovations that are transforming our society.Zayo's 133,000-mile network in North America and Europe includes extensivemetro connectivity to thousands of buildings and data centers. Zayo'scommunications infrastructure solutions include dark fiber, private datanetworks, wavelengths, Ethernet, dedicated Internet access, andcolocation services. Zayo owns and operates a Tier 1 IP Backbone and 44carrier-neutral data centers. Through its Cloudlink service, Zayo provideslow latency private connectivity that attaches enterprises to their publiccloud environments. Zayo serves wireless and wireline carriers, media,tech, content, finance, healthcare and other large enterprises.Position Desciption:The successful candidate will be intellectually agile and able to jump fromdetailed financial analysis to high level strategic discussion to tacticalmarketing execution to process improvement. This role will lead the ProductManagement effort for Zayo's regional product unit. This is a greatopportunity for an ambitious, independent, experienced product manager tohelp drive the evolution of this business and have an immediate impact. Noarms-length "consultative" approach here. Product management isresponsible for delivering top and bottom line results. If you think this isyou, I want to hear from you.Responsibilities:OWN the commercial success of the Zayo businessBe THE expert in your product realm as well as key evangelistDevelop and drive activity to deliver on growth targetsBe willing and readily able to flex between tactical execution and strategicdeep thinkingDevelop effective process and process training to facilitate sales, servicedelivery and enable revenueQualifications:Product Manager: 4-6 years of product management experience, preferably inthe telecommunications industry. Prior sales experience a plusEducation: Undergraduate degree with business/finance/economics focus.MBA a plus.Effective Communication: Ability to prepare and present complex material insimple, concise communications to a wide range of audiencesFinancial Analysis: Well-developed financial skills including business casedevelopment, cost management, and financial analysisApplication Proficiency: Proficiency in the MS Office suite of tools withemphasis on Excel and PowerPoint is required. Knowledge of Salesforce.complatform is a plusOther Skills and Abilities:Demonstrated history of solving complex problemDemonstrated ability to effectively manage a team of product managersIndependent, self-starter with ability to effectively prioritize competingdeliverablesAbility to view issues and concerns from multiple perspectives, and to keepthe "big picture" in focusAbility to be flexible in work schedule and to meet strict deadlines underminimal supervisionRewardsCompetitive compensationExcellent benefits including health, dental, vision, 401 (k),disability and life insuranceFitness membership discountsGenerous paid time off policy including paid parental leaveZayo is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer All qualifiedapplicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, nationalorigin, disability, or protected Veteran status. EEO IS THE LAW Zayoinvites any applicant and/or employee to review the Company's writtenAffirmative Action Plan. This plan is available for inspection upon requestby emailing our People Ops team.