Product Owner Vacancy

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

I & M Bank

Job Description

I &M Bank Limited (a regional Bank with a fast growing branch network around the country) is looking to set up a Digital factory to drive its digital strategy. The Digital factory will work under a special function hived off from the day to day operations and will collaborate with different functions of the Bank to deliver solutions that are customer centric in design and that will radically simplify business requirements and scale fast to full utilization using a clean sheet approach to deliver the desired value.
The Bank is looking to recruit a competent and highly motivated individual for the following position:

REF: PO/5/2018 –PRODUCT OWNER

JOB SUMMARY:
The role holder will be responsible for end-to-end digital product decisions and outcomes related to one or more digital solutions, with a mission to shape and implement solutions that transform customer, business partners and employee experiences.

THE KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES FOR THE ROLE INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING:
The role will report to the Product Owner Coach and will be responsible for:
Enabling strategy by collecting ideas and implementing digital solutions
As part of a cross-functional team owning and co-creating user-centric digital solutions to deliver business impact
Representing the voice of the customer with respect to digital product features
Grooming best-in-class product features with detailed analysis of impact vs value
Owning the creation and prioritization of the digital product backlog for specific digital solutions
Shaping and owning the digital product road-map and vision
Working within a cross-functional team to clarify requirements and delivery expectations with business stakeholders
Assisting teams rapidly deliver digital solutions that adds value to the organization

QUALIFICATIONS AND COMPETENCIES:
EXPERIENCE
• At least 2-3 years of strong experience in owning and delivering digital solutions

KNOWLEDGE
• Knowledge of Agile values, principles and practices
• Knowledge of banking
• Understanding of customer journeys and customer experience, with particular reference to digital, design and services in client industry

PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS
– Independent, trustworthy and charismatic with absolute integrity.
– Good measure of creativity, social competence and ability to work in a team
– Entrepreneurial and a “can do attitude”
– High energy levels, stress resistance and cultural openness will be therefore highly valued

QUALIFICATIONS
Relevant business / computer science degree or relevant experience
Certified Scrum product owner is a plus

If you believe you meet the above requirements, please send your application together with comprehensive curriculum vitae indicating your qualifications, present position, salary expectations and names and contacts of three referees. Your application should reach the address below as soon as possible but not later than 15th June 2018. Please quote reference number followed by the position applied for in the application.

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