Director, Product Management - SportsLine

Ref#: 36012
CBS Business Unit: CBS Interactive
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Location: Remote

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Role Details:
SportsLine, a premium US sports property is seeking an experienced Director of Product Management to lead the team into the next evolution of sports gambling. In doing so he/she will drive the SportsLine product strategy and operation towards commercial success in season-long / daily fantasy and online sports gambling. 

Reporting directly to the SVP of Product Management & Operations, and working closely with the SportsLine GM , the Director of Product Management is responsible for product strategy, planning, delivery and marketing throughout the SportsLine product lifecycle. He/she will develop a product vision and roadmap to grow the business based on input from internal stakeholders, audience, market research and their own sports data and gambling insights. The Product Management Director will work closely with Engineering, UX Design, Acquisition Marketing, Editorial and additional stakeholders to deliver products aligned to this vision, meet market needs and a high-quality standard.  

Your Day-to-Day:
  • Mine for subscriber and revenue growth opportunities informed by market direction, behavioral data and consumer insights
  • Be the recognized expert in the business on the SportsLine product, online sports gambling market and related technologies / regulations for the US market
  • Establish, monitor, and improve product performance against KPIs aligned to SportsLine and CBS Sports’ broader business objectives
  • Deliver a regular product, audience and monetization pacing updates to the senior management team
  • Operate the product throughout its lifecycle from concept, through development to end-of-life for the portfolio of SportsLine sites, apps and services
  • Collect, manage and maintain traceability of requirements from all stakeholders across product releases
  • Validate solutions against audience growth, engagement, retention and quality criteria
  • Work with internal stakeholders and third parties to assess and establish partnerships in the sports data and gambling markets
  • Run trials and MVPs, develop and deliver go to market launch plans
  • Develop core positioning and messaging for the SportsLine product line
You Will Thrive In This Role If...
  • You’re active in the sports gambling space and daily fantasy space, all while managing multiple season-long fantasy teams
  • You live and breathe web and mobile application design
  • You can both keep a long-range vision in mind and sweat the pixels simultaneously
  • You have a talent to gather requirements from a diverse set of both technical and non-technical stakeholders, and identify the best possible solution
  • You can be autonomous with a self-directed work style, while managing competing priorities
  • You come with a curious mind and can maintain a strong POV, but loosely held
  • You have an innate appreciation for the power of a cohesive team
  • Your enthusiasm for awesomeness is infectious. Your attention to detail is admirable
  • You’ve written code…at some point…and you have a natural curiosity for how complex systems work
EEO Statement:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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