Commercial Product Owner EXIN

Job description

Who we are

We are EXIN, an independent certification and accreditation institute focusing on the IT domain. We offer an end-to-end solution for certifying digital professionals. We are proud to be part of the Software Improvement Group (SIG), where together we’re creating a healthier digital world. While SIG is focusing on assessing and certifying IT processes and Technology, we have our focus on People. Thus closing the loop between of People, Process and Technology.

Since inception, EXIN has supported professionals with several IT standards and EXIN focuses on responding to modern market trends with certifications such as AgileScrum, DevOps, SIAM, VeriSM, Security, as well as, technologies including AI and Blockchain. EXIN has certified nearly 3 million people around the globe. We support professionals in 165+ countries and in 20+ languages.

How we work

We’ve been boosting Careers for 38 Years…and we’d like you to be a part of it. Naturally, we've got a few wrinkles, but we always stay relevant and on the cusp of what’s ahead. Our people make the difference. Some have been journeying with us almost since inception, and others have joined just a couple of months ago - but all bring unique insight, and a willingness to work together toward a rewarding future.

At our core is quality and integrity and this directly impacts how our team works. We collaborate and work together and fearlessly quest to help people get certified for what’s next. We see changes in our digital world and we say, perfect, we can do something to impact that. Then we do it.

Where do you come in?

We’re searching for an experienced Commercial Product Owner to join our global marketing team. We need a well-blended and confident product marketer who is comfortable working with a complex portfolio and being the key owner for selected innovative go-to-market products. 

Come join us to take on challenging projects, and push what is possible. Everyone works hard and contributes to a welcoming environment - online and offline - and no doubt the people will be one of the great reasons you'll love working here.

What's in it for you?

Lots! We offer a versatile and challenging job opportunity in an international work environment. We have a flat organizational structure with room for entrepreneurship, initiative and creativity. Our benefits are competitive. Our company is growing fast and internationally, which will give you a unique possibility to create and work with an international talent pool.

Visit our careers page to learn more about benefits and to hear it from EXIN teammates why it is a fantastic place to work:

Key Responsibilities 

  • Research: Define key target markets to help with the development and testing of products. gain customer insights, customer journey mapping, stay abreast of global and localised trends, and discover opportunities
  • Tell the Story: Help bring the products to life via internal and external communications in a way that helps address the problems they solve and shares the unique selling positioning and presents the value of the products to the target audiences. Build product strategy, user personas, and campaigns. 
  • Content: We love good, useful content. Work with the marketing team to create and test copy, content, white papers, case studies, and landing pages, that are designated for describing and positioning the products. Research to explore the best conferences, events, and speakers to support this.
  • Launch Plans: Know the steps and stages of a solid launch plan including the campaigns and who is responsible.
  • Engagement: Work with the marketing team to get the conversation going online. Engage with professionals, partners, and corporations.
  • Sales Enablement: Work with the sales team pre, during, and post product rollouts to ensure they are equipped with the messaging they need. Provide training and supporting materials to assist their efforts. Building of sales enablement packages includes support with messaging, sales presentations, and webinars (internal and external). 
  • Collaboration: Work with the marketing team on customer discussion, competitor research, target market understanding, persona development, messaging, product releases, and end-of-life communications   
  • Strategic insight into the marketing side for the product roadmap.
  • Develop and manage the product owner of a number of marketing initiatives including current and new products, and commercial benchmarking products 
  • Identify potential new markets and create a plan to enter the market
  • Working effectively with key stakeholders in other teams to understand and deliver on their requirements



  • Able to work with an agile team and within the concept of stand-ups, sprints, and sprint planning 
  • A positive and optimistic attitude
  • Excellent level of English language, both spoken and written
  • Expert communication and confident presenter
  • Regular meetings with the product portfolio team, act as a link between products and sales, and participation in squads for new products and career paths
  • Manage relationships with chief examiners and core vendor suppliers
  • Clearly articulate the value of the EXIN product portfolio and support roadmapping for selected products 
  • Be analytically focussed and able to use both qualitative and qualitative data to formulate plans and provide insights
  • Ability to gather and resolve the opinions of multiple stakeholders to support insights and planning 
  • Ability to accurately estimate the market size, understand target audiences and determine the viability of a potential product or feature
  • 5-10 years of product marketing, commercial product owner experience 
  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in business administration or marketing 

Applicants must submit a CV and motivation letter in English. Applications without these documents will not be considered.