Jobs offered South Africa

Product Manager

Location:Johannesburg
Remote work:Only remote work
Type:Permanent
Reference:#LJ59023
Company:E-Merge IT Recruitment


Responsibilities:
  • Lead as product manager in the South African market and act as a product owner as needed.
  • Research customer needs, market trends, and potential partnerships, considering cost vs. revenue perspectives.
  • Collaborate with the head of product to translate the product strategy (for SA) into detailed requirements and prototypes.
  • Manage product and business-planning processes across different business units.
  • Gather and analyse requirements, translate them into technical specifications, and design solutions.
  • Ensure product deadlines are met and stakeholders are kept informed.
  • Maintain high standards of reliability, quality, and usability throughout product phases.
  • Develop go-to-market plans with the head product and product marketing/commercial teams.
  • Measure product launch success through qualitative and quantitative metrics.
  • Coordinate and manage product-aligned business strategy execution.
  • Support the build and delivery of a range of products and services, including digital apps, APIs, and data solutions.
Requirements:
  • 7-10 years’ experience in product management, particularly in fintech, ecommerce, and online marketplace products. Early-stage product experience is advantageous.
  • Strong understanding of the South African use case, user experience, and market dynamics.
  • Bachelor's degree in business, marketing, computer science, or related field.
  • Ability to analyse and translate business needs into technical requirements.
  • Proficiency in product management tools and technology.
  • Experience leading multi-disciplinary teams, including designers, engineers, business, product, and marketing.
  • Strong business acumen and business analysis skills.
  • Experience launching digital and physical products in emerging markets.
  • Familiarity with human-centered and service design concepts.
  • Fluency in technology and emerging trends in the African context.
The reference number for this position is LJ59023, a permanent – fully remote position offering a salary of up to R1 million per annum negotiable based on skills and experience. Contact Leigh at target="_new">leighj@e-merge.co.za or call her at 011 463 3633 to discuss this opportunity.

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Posted on 09 Apr 12:25, Closing date 8 Jun

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