Product Owner

Product Owner

Summit Africa Recruitment

Product Owner

Details of the offer

SUMMIT Africa Recruitment-Cape Town, Western CapeRequirements: Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or similar relevant field OR a degree in business but, provide experience of making the transition to Technology
CSPO qualification advantageous
Minimum of 5 years' working experience as a Product Owner
In-depth knowledge of Agile process and principles
Retail, FinTech and/or Financial Services experience will be advantageous

Here's what you can expect to be doing in the role:

Represent key business areas in evaluating, prioritizing, and implementing technology projects in line with strategic objectives
Define product vision, road-map and growth that support the Merchandise Strategy
Supports the Merchandise strategy to maximize profitability by identifying inefficient processes and solutions, optimizing these processes and designing business solutions
Forms integral part of the Supply Chain focusing on Merchandise Planning (Product and Inbound), Buying and Product Quality Management through strong cross-functional partnership between several company Business Units (Merchandising, Ecommerce, Marketing and Logistics).
Assess value, develop cases, and prioritize stories, epics and themes to ensure work focuses on those projects with maximum value and alignment with product strategy
Work closely with your stakeholders and the fellow Product team to create and maintain a product backlog according to business value or ROI
Research and analyze market, the users, and the roadmap for the product
Follow our competitors and the industry
Providing vision and direction to the agile development team and stakeholders
Plan and prioritize product feature backlog and development for the product
Provide backlog management, iteration planning, and elaboration of the user stories
Lead the planning product release plans and set expectation for delivery of new functionalities
Provide an active role in mitigating impediments impacting successful team completion of Release/Sprint Goals
Keep abreast with Agile/Scrum best practices and new trends


Flexible benefits to structure your own package
Creative agile work environment
Flexible working hours
Café and lounge area
Staff restaurant with a variety of healthy meal options

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