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Product Manager



Tokyo, Japan
Posted on Thursday, May 11, 2023

Here at Anaplan, we have reinvented how companies see, plan, and run their businesses. Our platform allows our customers to uncover new insights, connect their strategy to their plans, and work in ways they had not previously thought possible. We’re growing fast, constantly innovating, and couldn’t be prouder to help our customers move forward with confidence in a sophisticated and changing world.

We are looking for forward-thinking people who put customer experience at the forefront of every decision. Individuals who thrive on challenges and are ready to grasp the opportunity of a lifetime. Because we fundamentally believe every colleague brings outstanding value to our whole. We are a workplace where each person feels seen, heard, and valued, and can contribute their unique talent to our collective effort. We believe that for ourselves and for our customers.

Your Impact:

Anaplan is looking for a hardworking Product Manager to help drive the development of our next generation platform and products based in Tokyo, Japan. This person will work on our Cloud Platform product team and will be instrumental in the execution of our product strategy, with data driven and customer-oriented focus. This is a stellar opportunity to get involved early in a highly visible, large scale cloud company.

Your Qualifications:

  • 3-5+ years product management experience, preferably in a cloud company with a focus on marketing, product management, business development and similar techno-commercial roles; experience in working with partner Go-To-Market, P&L and TAM analysis
  • Native level Japanese and business English
  • 5+ years of shown experience working in an Agile development environment
  • Proven experience of established SaaS on public cloud with knowledge of IaaS
  • Experience with building out an enterprise platform on public cloud from inception to launch
  • Experience with GTM of enterprise platforms in Japan.
  • Highly analytical and able to troubleshoot issues quickly –you should be able to go from high level to low level very easily
  • Excellent presentation and written communication skills
  • Able and willing to work in a fast paced, constantly evolving environment
  • Innovative leadership DNA–understand how to balance inputs across collaborators and lead teams in the right direction
  • Understand the market and our customers. Be the voice of the customer while having an ear to the market at all times. Be able to define and segment users of Anaplan platform and products qualitatively and quantitatively.
  • Work with UX, Engineering, Tech Ops and other cross-functional teams on roadmap planning that also includes capacity planning and/or future technology changes.
  • Drive end-to-end feature delivery as required: writing user stories with clear acceptance criteria, working with UX to build prototypes for usability testing and research, working with engineering, documentation, support, and marketing to deliver quality product.
  • Work closely with development teams to complete day-to-day product development as required.
  • Efficiently collaborate across global teams to build alignment between product teams and other product partners in sales, pre-sales, and alliances.
  • Train sales, customer success and support on new features and messaging.
  • Partner with Marketing and Customer Success to develop go to market strategy for new feature launches.
  • Meet with customers, users, prospects, and partners to communicate Anaplan’s product vision, product roadmap, and driven differentiation.
  • Bachelor's degree in CS, Engineering, or related experience

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Build your job in a place that thrives on diversity, inclusion, and belonging. We believe in maintaining a hiring and working experience in which all people are respected and valued, regardless of gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, age, neurodiversity, disability status, citizenship, or any other aspect which makes people unique. We hire you for who you are, and we want you to bring your true self to work every day!

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