The Future of Education Challenge
Role Description – Only for UC Berkeley Students
This position is not a formal employment opportunity.
About the Role
The Berkeley Innovation Squad is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Product Manager to join the Future of Education Challenge. The Product Manager will be responsible for shaping the strategic direction of the challenge, coordinating with cross-functional teams, and ensuring the successful implementation and completion of the challenge.
- Develop and refine the challenge’s vision, goals, and objectives, ensuring alignment with the broader mission of the Berkeley Innovation Squad.
- Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders, including academic and industry partners, to gather insights and feedback that will inform the design and execution of the challenge.
- Oversee the planning and organization of the challenge, including the creation of timelines, roadmaps and resource allocation plans.
- Work closely with the Squad’s team to develop and implement promotional strategies to attract participants and generate public interest in the challenge.
- Manage relationships with sponsors, partners, and key stakeholders, maintaining open lines of communication and providing regular updates on the challenge’s progress.
- Continuously assess and monitor the challenge’s progress, adjusting strategies and tactics as needed to ensure the successful completion of the challenge.
- Prepare and present reports and updates to the Berkeley Innovation Squad leadership team and other stakeholders on the challenge’s outcomes and impact.
What In It For You
- Opportunity to work with a leading educational companies and contribute to the future of education
- Develop your product management skills in a dynamic and innovative environment
- Work with cross-functional teams and collaborate with stakeholders to drive product development and launches
- Hands-on experience in entrepreneurship, business development, and product management
- Opportunity to work with a talented and diverse team of professionals