Head of Technology Content

Job description

OpenClassrooms makes education and career mobility accessible to everyone, everywhere. 🌎

We are the leading online education platform in Europe and Africa, offering fully accredited online diplomas based on the skills of the future and gathering each month a passionate community of 2 million students from around the world.

OpenClassrooms is accelerating its business development and is looking for people passionate about making education accessible and helping employers manage their talents.


Welcome to the revolution of education! #BecomeFutureProof

RESPONSIBILITIES

Your role covers 5 business activities :

1. Team management

Grow a team of product managers:

- Develop and maintain a talent pool

- Set motivating SMART goals for each team member

- Create conditions conducive to the achievement of its objectives by eliminating obstacles and continuously improving our tools and working methods.

- Support team members in their career development by training them and helping to improve their performance.

2. Product Strategy

- Define a long-term vision for the sector so as to best serve the mission and objectives of the company.

- Align the strategic roadmaps of the different Product Managers with this vision.

- Allocate resources to best execute the strategy.

- Collaborate with the rest of the Product team to develop the global offer and our product ranges.

3. Production management

- Ensure the achievement of production objectives

- Facilitate the good coordination and collaboration of the different Learning departments and sub-teams.

- Continuously improve our production system to improve productivity and creativity

- Optimize the planning of human and financial resource

4. Management of Stakeholders

- Internal : create productively and trusting inter-departmental relationships with leaders from the rest of the company.

- External : represent the team in direct contact with customers, partners and strategic suppliers. Make trade-offs between their needs and our priorities and capacity. Contribute to developing a network of high-level experts in your themes by integrating and exposing yourself in the communities.

5. Business Development

- Contribute to the definition of the commercial and marketing strategy (GTM) on your product portfolio.

- Manage the financial report (P&L) of your product portfolio.


Job requirements

Role-specific skills 
- Cross-functional team management (6 years min.)
- Product Strategy (2 years min.)
- Stakeholders Engagement with senior managers (2 years min.)
- Revenue Enablement in BtoB environment (3 years min.)

Product culture

- Outcome> process
- Leadership> management
- Team> function
- Customer> everything

Transversal skills

- Intrapersonal: fast-learner, ruthless prioritizer, ability to see the big picture while remaining sensitive to details
- Interpersonal: convincing communicator and dedicated team- player
- Problem-solving: ability to think critically, make and keep up with decisions in a fast-paced environmentLanguage skills: Native-level french and near-bilingual in English (C2). 


DESIRED EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE 

- All educational backgrounds are welcome although an Engineering degree is preferred 

- Demonstrable passion for Technology 

- Experience in Labor Market analysis is a differentiating factor

- Previous experience in Digital Learning is a strong plus  


WHY JOIN US?

  • A work environment and a strong culture built on agility, openness, respect and high quality
  • A competitive salary
  • Pass Navigo entirely paid by OpenClassrooms
  • Health insurance (“Mutuelle”) monthly fee entirely paid by OpenClassrooms and remote medical consultations for free
  • Meal vouchers (Employer contribution at 60%, the max authorized by law)
  • Access to the gym for free (Gymlib paid by OpenClassrooms)
  • Unlimited days off, and after 1 year at OpenClassrooms, a 1.000 € premium once a year for 15+ days off taken
  • “Remote First” work policy
  • A company MacBook
  • Possibility to access professional development training sponsored by OpenClassrooms

Intrigued? We'd love to hear from you! Apply today - we're standing by for your resume!

Feel free to get the gist of who we are: https://openclassrooms.com/courses/how-do-we-work-at-openclassrooms


👉 OpenClassrooms is a French hyper-growth company eligible for the French Tech Visa program. That means, for foreign candidates, benefiting from the accelerated procedure to apply for a "Talent Passport" residence permit. There is also a simplified "accompanying family" procedure available for spouse and dependent minor children.

More information here:


https://visa.lafrenchtech.com/4/french-tech-visa-for-employees

👉 We value diversity and welcome everyone who wants to join us and make education accessible. We are at an exciting moment and we deeply believe that various backgrounds and experiences will lead to a better product for our students.

👉 Working at OpenClassrooms means joining a dynamic and stimulating team, take up challenges, meet awesome people every week, and change the world, a little bit, every day!