Product Specialist, Global Merchant Strategy & Product Development

Organization
MasterCard
Deadline for Applications
07/09/2015
Contact Information
https://mastercard.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/CorporateCareers/job/Purchase-New-York/Product-Specialist--Global-Merchant-Strategy---Product-Development_R-23831-1

Overview

The Global Merchant Strategy & Product Development group is focused on delivering business building solutions to existing & new merchants globally . 

Role

•Conducts research and provides analysis support for the management, enhancement and/or development of
products, solutions, and services
• Compile market research to support improvements to products and solutions
• Uses analytical and problem solving skills to help provide solutions that satisfy business needs 
• Contribute to the development of new products and product enhancements by managing elements in the
product development life cycle
• Manage specific components of product launches and implementations and make recommendations to ensure
successful client satisfaction
• Works collaboratively across various internal teams to support a variety of business initiatives
• Provides customer and product operational support
• Participates in team meetings and actively contributes to developing presentations, including marketing and communication content 
• Supports data analysis, optimization, and reporting efforts
• Work with external and internal partners to help create and implement industry leading products 
• Execute a consumer facing product strategy in merchant to grow GDV and revenue for MasterCard in the US region.
• Help evaluate strategic opportunities for partnership or investment in the US to augment and enhance
MasterCard’s suite of products and solutions that can be offered to customers

All About You

• Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance, Math, or related field
• Previous financial services, consulting or operations experience a plus
• Strong verbal and written communication skills 
• Strong organizational and planning skills with ability to multi-task
• Demonstrated problem solving abilities
• Conceptual aptitude
• Team player with excellent interpersonal skills
• Ability to work independently and maintain confidentiality
• Motivation to achieve outstanding performance
• Interest in learning more about product management/development in mobile, financial services/banking
• Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint