Product Manager

  • AdviceRobo
  • United Kingdom
  • Jul 11, 2017
Full time Product Manager

Job Description

AdviceRobo is looking for a Product Manager to join our team. Our mission is to increase financial inclusion for consumers and SME's. We apply psychographics, behavioral science and machine learning to develop credit scoring that predict credit risks at a granular level.

To get there, we combine the best of a small team and a scale up company (quick, fast iteration, high trust and ownership) with a highly professional team with engaging experience and proven track record. We are based in Amsterdam and work for international customers.

Do you want to change the way people are being serviced by financial institutions fundamentally? Do you have talents and skills to reinforce our team significantly? Well, come and join us!

Product manager

We are looking for a Product Manager who will lead our product strategy and product development activities to satisfy our business customers and consumers alike with credit scoring and near real time risk predictions and prevention solutions.

Defining the product strategy means you must have an in-depth understanding of your customers, be on top industry trends and competitors, and have an efficient process for managing the data and metrics around your product to drive your decision making.

You thrive in a fast-paced, heavily collaborative and iterative environment.

Responsibilities

Product strategy

  • Owning and optimizing the customer experience and results of AdviceRobo's products
  • Managing the product development lifecycle from strategy, budget and roadmap planning to execution and measuring success criteria
  • Specifying detailed requirements for new product features
  • Organize and or participate in customer research, product discovery, market and competitive analysis

Product development

Define the product roadmap, including non-product solutions (e.g., process change, vendor integration); maintain product backlog; ruthlessly prioritize this backlog

  • Work with data scientist team to establish clever data strategies and data models that are at the core of our products
  • Work with engineers and designers to translate your product strategy into user stories and product visuals e.g. user interfaces
  • Defining or adjusting internal business processes to optimize product delivery cycles

Product management

  • Developing and implementing global product roll out plans
  • Exhibit sound product judgment, present clear measurable objectives and prioritize initiatives that will lead to achieving business goals

Managing customer programs, resolve issues, and collect feedback

Skill requirements

  • Minimum of 5 years experience as a product manager or similar role
  • Experience with both product strategy and implementation for SaaS B2B clients in a global market

Understanding of data analytics and basic machine learning concepts is preferred

  • Knowledge of credit scoring, risk management and financial sector (also in terms of legislation) is a plus
  • Ability to work effectively with cross-functional teams
  • Experience in an Agile or Lean software development environment
  • Knowledgeable and passionate about delivering an excellent customer experience

Highly quantitative, analytical and business-minded. Ability to solve complex problems in an organized way

  • Good spoken and written English, preferably also in Dutch

What we expect from every team member:

  • Passionate: being best for the job and improving yourself all the time
  • Sharp-witted: you have a passion for correct data and structures
  • Innovative: you always keep an eye on new developments and never accept the status quo

Open: you are open and honest about your work and in your contacts with colleagues, suppliers and customers alike