Manager, Product Strategy & Innovation

  • Jersey City, NJ, USA
  • Full-time
  • Verisk Business: ISO
  • Is this an Analytics Req?: No

Company Description

ISO, a Verisk business, has been a leading source of information about property/casualty insurance risk since 1971. For a broad spectrum of commercial and personal lines of insurance, ISO provides statistical, actuarial, underwriting, and claims information and analytics; compliance and fraud identification tools; policy language; information about specific locations; and technical services. ISO serves insurers, reinsurers, agents and brokers, insurance regulators, risk managers, and other participants in the property/casualty insurance marketplace. To learn more about ISO please visit us at: We are proud to be a part of the Verisk family of companies! 

At the heart of what we do is help clients manage risk. Verisk (Nasdaq: VRSK) provides data and insights to our customers in insurance, energy and the financial services markets so they can make faster and more informed decisions.   

Our global team uses AI, machine learning, automation, and other emerging technologies to collect and analyze billions of records. We provide advanced decision-support to prevent credit, lending, and cyber risks. In addition, we monitor and advise companies on complex global matters such as climate change, catastrophes, and geopolitical issues.  

But why we do our work is what sets us apart. It stems from a commitment to making the world better, safer and stronger.  

It’s the reason Verisk is part of the UN Global Compact sustainability initiative. It’s why we made a commitment to balancing 100 percent of our carbon emissions. It’s the aim of our “returnship” program for experienced professionals rejoining the workforce after time away. And, it’s what drives our annual Innovation Day, where we identify our next first-to-market innovations to solve our customers’ problems.   

At its core, Verisk uses data to minimize risk and maximize value. But far bigger, is why we do what we do. 

At Verisk you can build an exciting career with meaningful work; create positive and lasting impact on business; and find the support, coaching, and training you need to advance your career. We have received the Great Place to Work® Certification for the fourth consecutive year. We’ve been recognized by Forbes as a World’s Best Employer and a Best Employer for Women, testaments to our culture of engagement and the value we place on an inclusive and diverse workforce.  Verisk’s Statement on Racial Equity and Diversity supports our commitment to these values and affecting positive and lasting change in the communities where we live and work.  

Job Description

ISO, a Verisk business, is looking to advance a high powered product suite into the future. This product is focused on the Insurance market with a heavy focus on insurance products, data analytics driven through large-scale data assets, and associated internal and external facing technology infrastructure. We are embarking on a multi-year journey to modernize the product features, architecture, and associated technology/infrastructure. We are looking for candidates across multiple roles and levels.

The successful candidate in this role will play a leading role in developing the strategy, gaining consensus on the new path, and successfully executing the new strategy, As such, the candidate will balance a strategic mindset with achieving results. These roles are unique, with components of business intelligence, market insights, subject matter expertise, and product management.



  • 2-4 years of post-MBA management consulting experience, experience in insurance heavily preferred
  • Strong knowledge and track record in Strategy, Product Management, Digital Journey, Data, Transformation projects
  • Fresh and disruptive thinking
  • Appreciation for nuance of customer/ user experience; ability to think through how to utilize feedback and other data
  • Analyzing market conditions, accurately identifying how competitor products are positioned and to what effect. Demonstrated understanding of how to use this information for positive results.
  • Making data driven business cases, with appropriate forecasting and other facts, for improvements or actions
  • (Re)positioning products to differentiate their powerful relevance for the future
  • Building consensus across business areas and other stakeholders to support new ways of thinking about product capability and value


Additional Information

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