Do you possess exceptional project management and organizational skills? Are you a strategic thinker and team player?
As one of the world’s most important players in several online lifestyle, entertainment and consumer segments, our client’s core business is search engine positioning and online lead generation. They are also a large provider of quality web content and functionality whilst they own and operate some of the largest and most qualitative online gambling guides in the world.
Our client is looking for a Product Owner for the Finance sector. The right candidate will report directly to the CEO and will provide leadership in all aspects of the segment. You will communicate with employees and stakeholders to ensure the company’s vision is executed appropriately. Responsibilities and duties include:
Full P/L responsibility for the Finance segment, including budget and targets
Collaborating with stakeholders during the visioning and concept development of a product.
Leading, managing and collaborating with cross-functional teams, business partners and stakeholder management for a product(s).
Assessing value, developing cases, and prioritising stories, epics and themes to ensure work focuses on those with maximum value that are aligned with product strategy.
Being accountable for created products, delivering in the product model and communicating the product needs with business partners.
Drafting key objectives, strategies and apply the data for a product to make business decisions.
Acting as an ambassador for the product internally and externally, and as the primary technical contact for queries related to the product
Developing appropriately detailed specifications for product features so that they are clearly understood by the development teams
Working with development teams to ensure that they understand the vision for the product and are designing great features for our partners
Creating and maintaining the Product Backlog.
Clearly communicating the business requirements to the team.
Looking out for market trends and get feedback from stakeholders or customers.
Developing and adapting the product vision.
Writing new user stories
Doing release planning.
Observing, learning about and analysing the market.
Observing, learning about, contacting and analysing customers and end users of the product.
Keeping in touch with every stakeholder of the product regularly.
Sharing insights throughout the company regarding the product (micro-blogging, blogging, internal conferences, etc.).
Strategic thinking and team player attitude are essential in this role. You are expected to be well-versed in current segment trends and looking to take your next step. You are required to have:
3-5 years proven track record of similar position and success in leadership positions.
Exceptional project management and organizational skills
Proven track record of analytical approach to online marketing
A fundamental understanding of end-to-end customer experience integration and dependencies
Knowledge of technological trends to build strategy
Ability to conduct analyses and research within SEO, market trend and segment trends.
Sense of urgency and a clear vision of the product going forward
Understanding of budgets and business-planning
Very good understanding online marketing and SEO
Good understanding of one or more of the segments, both from a technical and product vision.
You will be offered Private Health Insurance, extended maternity / paternity programs and health benefits.