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Segment Director for Intervention Solutions & Services

Date: Nov 21, 2022

Location: US

Company: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Job Title:  Segment Director

External job title Segment Director for Intervention Solutions & Services

Location:  Fully Remote Position


Who We Are:

HMH is a learning technology company committed to delivering connected solutions that engage learners, empower educators, and improve student outcomes. As a leading provider of K–12 core curriculum, supplemental and intervention solutions and professional learning services, HMH partners with educators and school districts to uncover solutions that unlock students' potential and extend teachers' capabilities. HMH serves more than 50 million students and 4 million educators in 150 countries.

What you’ll do:

Purpose of the Role: The Segment Director supports multiple regions in achieving revenue targets for intervention solutions – including READ 180 & System 44 on SAM, Read 180 on Ed, MATH 180 on SAM, Math 180 on ED, English 3D on SAM & Ed, and English 3D + Writable – and professional learning services for HMH solutions. 

Job Responsibilities:  Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Segment Director for Intervention Solutions & Services:

  • Partner and collaborate with the regional leadership teams (i.e. Regional Vice Presidents, Area Sales Directors, etc.) in multiple regions to support/initiate regional strategies, key opportunities; support Area Sales Directors and Account Executives to achieve 100% of the intervention revenue goal
  • Proactively work with regional leadership teams to analyze pipeline and recommend strategies to build pipeline and grow revenue
  • Collaborate with Revenue Enablement to develop and deliver enablement sessions for the sales team.   
  • Act as liaison between Field Sales and Product Management/Product Marketing; as the Subject Matter Expert, provide feedback on planning, action items from Field Sales, product development, marketing, etc.
  • Model questioning strategies and positioning for intervention programs and services
  • Present and/or demo the intervention solutions and professional learning services (i.e. HMH Coaching Studio, etc.)
  • Assist and/or initiate large account analysis/strategy
  • Attend/participate in high-level customer meetings, State Departments of Education, and state organizations, etc.
  • Act as a resource to regional sales leadership for implementation of recommended strategies.  If strategies have campaign alignment, collaborate with the Sales Strategist and/or Field Marketing to execute.

Corporate Responsibilities:

  • Participate in ad-hoc focus groups to provide product development/marketing input
  • Present at regional and national sales meetings
  • Participate and assist at national sales events such as Summits and Conventions
  • Communicate with regional and national team members in a timely manner

Business/Department Unit:

  • Business Unit:  Customer Acquisition & Success (Sales)
  • Department:  Field Sales


What you’ll need:

  • Minimum 10 years of experience
  • Degree required:  Bachelor’s Degree (4-year degree)
  • Experience in:  Education Industry, Sales and/or Services
  • Ability to:  Collaborate, Influence, Engage and Empower 


Preferred but not necessary:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Education
  • Experience working with School Districts/Schools
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Tools (i.e. Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
  • Proficient with Salesforce


How We Work (Competencies)

  • Instills Trust
  • Values Differences
  • Nimble Learning
  • Cultivates Innovation
  • Connects With Courage
  • Action Oriented

Job Segment: Field Marketing, Product Marketing, Curriculum, Education, Marketing