Associate Product Consultant

Virtual Req #138
Monday, September 19, 2022
At Watermark, we partner with institutions of higher education to improve student learning and institutional quality with proven, reliable, and user-friendly assessment management and e-portfolio solutions and supporting services. Watermark is a recognized leader in student assessment, portfolio and accreditation. We serve over 1,700 institutions and close to a million students across the country.


The Associate Product Consultant plays a central role in guiding clients through software training, from system resource configuration to best-practice guidance. An Associate Product Consultant is the consummate trainer and teacher, whose position requires them to engage campus stakeholders with expert knowledge, strong communication, and effective, dynamic training. As a new team member in an associate-level position, this person must be a self-starter, a skilled listener, and ready to take control of their own learning and mastery of the product and the processes that make our team most effective. 



Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Guide administrative users on product best practices and provide skills-based training based on client goals

  • Provide training to customers in a 1:1 web-based environment

  • Maintain project documentation and task lists for transparency with clients and internal stakeholders

  • Escalate internal and external project roadblocks to the Project Manager and Client Success Manager to facilitate a quick, smooth project completion and quick time to value

  • Gain and demonstrate familiarity and knowledge relating to regional and professional accrediting agencies in higher education and quality assessment practices to guide partner institutions through assigned functionalities

  • Gain and demonstrate expert knowledge on software functionalities by understanding application behavior and contextual uses of the tools

  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders to develop, revise, and update documentation

  • Identify and communicate system enhancements in assigned functionality 

  • Facilitate internal and external presentations as needed, including onsite visits and at conferences

  • Travel up to 10%



Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • Experience in training and development or classroom instruction

  • Experience working with educational software or other web-based applications

  • Proficient computer skills using basic software (i.e., Microsoft Office suite)

  • Effective verbal and nonverbal communication skills


Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree or professional certification

  • Familiarity and experience working in K12 or higher education


Experience in data collection and data analysis 
  

About Watermark
Watermark’s mission is to put better data into the hands of administrators, educators, and learners everywhere in order to empower them to connect information and gain insights into learning which will drive meaningful improvements. Through its innovative educational intelligence platform, Watermark supports institutions in developing an intentional approach to learning and development based on data they can trust.

With nearly 50 years of combined experience and 300 employees supporting over 1,000 institutions across the globe, Watermark is the largest provider of assessment and educational intelligence software for higher ed worldwide. We build purposeful technology and partner with our  clients to support an intentional strategy of engaging students in compelling learning experiences and backing institutions with the educational intelligence needed to improve institutional effectiveness, program quality, and student learning outcomes.

For more information on Watermark, visit www.watermarkinsights.com. 



Watermark is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against an individual based on the individual's race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or any other protected characteristic or activity.
 
 
 

About Watermark

Watermark’s mission is to put better data into the hands of administrators, faculty, and students everywhere to empower them to connect information and gain insights into learning that will drive meaningful improvements. Through its innovative educational intelligence system, Watermark supports over 1,600 institutions around the world in developing an intentional approach to learning so that they can leverage data for a more holistic view of learning, faculty and staff impact, and institutional quality.

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