Product Owner - Vanguard Retirement Plan Access (VRPA)
Vanguard Retirement Plan Access (VRPA) is our retirement plan offer for small businesses with less than $50 Million in plan assets. Founded in 2011, we've had tremendous success in the small business space and since inception we've brought on ~15K plans, $39B in AUA, and 630K participants to the VRPA platform. The VRPA team is conducting
a search for a Product Owner. As the Product Owner, you will play a critical role in accelerating VRPA growth. You will collaborate with VRPA Leaders to strategize the best ways to sell to various channels/audiences in the VRPA market inclusive of small business owners, third party administrators, financial advisors, and other centers of influence.
What's in it for you? Align closely to Vanguard's mission. Engage in meaningful and challenging work helping small business owners, third party administrators, financial advisors, and other centers of influence. In this role, you will: Lead product management activities for multiple products, or one strategic product, with cross-divisional impact. Influence and collaborate with cross-functional teams to create best practices that drive significant change to the client experience. Ensures business outcomes are linked to business case drivers.
Coach product teams towards best practices and learnings. Oversee product teams' support of the messaging, communication, and customer outreach as necessary. Facilitates strong business support through working with team members to promote a consistent approach to decisions/impacts and client propositions. Drive connection across all appropriate internal and external stakeholders. Lead the planning, development, and implementation of new products with cross-divisional impact. Define and analyze markets, developing detailed product features and requirements, and developing implementation plans.
Influence and employ a variety of qualitative and quantitative analysis techniques to continually improve the user experience. What it takes: Undergraduate degree or equivalent combination of training and experience required. Graduate degree preferred. Minimum of eight years related business experience. Three years of leading large cross-functional teams on major organizational projects preferred. Vanguard is not offering sponsorship for this position. About Vanguard We are Vanguard. Together, we're changing the way the world invests. For us, investing doesn't just end in value.
It starts with values. Because when you invest with courage, when you invest with clarity, and when you invest with care, you can get so much more in return. We invest with purpose - and that's how we've become a global market leader. Here, we grow by doing the right thing for the people we serve. And so can you. We want to make success accessible to everyone. This is our opportunity. Let's make it count. Inclusion Statement Vanguard's continued commitment to diversity and inclusion is firmly rooted in our culture. Every decision we make to best serve our clients, crew (internally employees are referred to as crew), and communities is guided by one simple statement: " Do the right thing.
" We believe that a critical aspect of doing the right thing requires building diverse, inclusive, and highly effective teams of individuals who are as unique as the clients they serve. We empower our crew to contribute their distinct strengths to achieving Vanguard's core purpose through our values. When all crew members feel valued and included, our ability to collaborate and innovate is amplified, and we are united in delivering on Vanguard's core purpose.
Our core purpose: To take a stand for all investors, to treat them fairly, and to give them the best chance for investment success.
Location: Scottsdale, AZ