Intermediate Product Owner / Account Manager | 4i

Intermediate Product Owner / Account Manager

Intermediate Product Owner / Account Manager

4i is looking for a talented PRODUCT OWNER / ACCOUNT MANAGER.

The successful candidate will report directly to the Accounts Director. They will be required to work across various teams, collaborating with mobile developers, designers, analysts and testers.

Roles & Responsibilities: 
  • Should be independently productive 
  • Initiate and facilitate the first contact with the client 
  • Educate the client in Agile and Lean methodologies 
  • Manage the expectation of the client with the help of the team 
  • Represent the client and their interests during team meetings 
  • Construct proposals and get the required sign-off from clients 
  • Keep the backlog prioritized at all times 
  • Maximise ROI on project according to the product mission 
  • Adjust and navigate project scope without compromising value delivery 
  • Keeping teams motivated 
  • Identify, raise and discuss risks with relevant parties 
  • Recognise areas of upselling or cross-selling 
  • Collaborate with Financial Manager regarding cashflow and invoicing 
Skills & Experience Required: 
  • At least two years’ experience as a Product Owner in a software development environment 
  • Good understanding of the Agile Methodology and SCRUM practices 
  • Strong analytical skills 
  • Strong problem solving and out-the-box thinking abilities 
  • Strong leadership and motivational skills 
  • Strong communication skills (both verbal and written) 
  • Observant, pro-active and adaptable 
  • Strong ability to identify items that are most important and prioritise according to the product mission 
  • Agile and SCRUM training or certification preferable but not required 
  • Degree in Software or Digital preferable but not required 

Market related and negotiable at interview stage.

The position is available immediately.