Product Manager – Tygervalley

Full Time

We are looking for an exceptional product manager to translate our product vision and strategy into a pipeline of value-driven releases to our local and international customers, with a team of design, development and marketing professionals.

You will report to the COO and work closely with the CEO, to collaborate on your operating model and overall product strategy.

You will be expected to bring a strong strategic and operational skill to your function. A critical requirement is your ability to create strong alignment and internal visibility with all stakeholders, a competitive team structure and fluent collaboration with cross-functions.

Internal and external stakeholders will be located across time zones. Strong stakeholder management skills will therefore be of particular importance in this role.

  • Articulate and evolve the integrated product vision, in alignment with the CEO.
  • Drive product revenue growth and company involvement in organic product evolution.
  • Develop a mature staffing structure and process discipline for execution in rapid increments.
  • Develop excellent stakeholder relations.
  • Develop sound conceptual understanding of the many influencing variables. You understand the details without getting lost in the details.
  • Establish strong stakeholder relations to ensure optimal collaboration efficiency and simplicity in operations, sometimes across multiple locations.

Who you are

  • You are an interdisciplinary thinker, skilled at blending different perspectives in pursuit of a mission.
  • Your are an excellent recruiter of diverse disciplines and culture fit.
  • You are an excellent program manager, with the ability to convert concepts to definition and ultimately, action.
  • You are astute and strategic in business. You also have an exceptional talent in breaking vision into implementable actions.
  • You are excellent at discerning, distilling and conveying context.
  • You have excellent leadership and relationship building skills.
  • You are structured and give close attention to details. A strong implementer.
  • You are persistent and rational in that you put facts above speculation.
  • You place a high value on self-organisation as a cultural anchor in your team.
  • You value simplicity as a bedrock for all you do.

Bonus skills

  • Familiarity with product development approaches.
  • Engineering knowledge and expertise.
  • Financial modeling expertise.
  • Familiarity with application and deep infrastructure integration as well as achieving application interoperability.
  • A strong understanding or inherent implementation of Agile principles.

Salary + benefits – to be discussed!

Only SA citizens based in Cape Town need apply.