Head of Product - Remittance

Recruiter
E.M.R. Search & Selection Limited
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
£75k - £90k pa + Bonus + Benefits
Posted
25 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Responsibilities: - Developing a solid understanding of the remittance business, supporting processes and systems for all aspects of the groups send money transaction flows - Providing product leadership and innovation to the organization - Defining the product strategy from strategic planning to tactical activities for the group remittance portfolio - Working with business units to help develop the product remittance roadmap to ensure the Company meets its financial targets - Developing and supporting company-wide adherence to the product development lifecycle and associated processes - Liaise with the business units to understand requirements, needs and opportunities for customized products and features. - Reviewing and providing guidance to stakeholders on business cases as needed - Overseeing functional requirements and supporting User Experience (UX) team in translating those requirements into prototypes and executable end-user specifications - Keep abreast of and analyze market trends and needs to successfully identify new product development and/or enhancement opportunities that are aligned with organizational objectives - Communicate proactively with senior management on the group remittance product, their performance and any major issues or changes in the market or competition. - Supervise recruitment, development, retention, and organization of your staff in accordance with corporate budgetary objectives and personnel policies. - Work closely with cross-functional teams to ensure the successful development, marketing and integration of the Company's products. - Plan and hold regular meetings with assigned project team to communicate requirements, inform of changes and to obtain status updates. Requirements: - Prior product management experience - Deep understanding in online remittance and related payment flows - experience in a leadership proposition/product role - Should have worked as a product lead for a remittance company - Technical background is a plus - Capability in market research, product design, analytics and software development - Experience in implementing third party payment providers - Experience working with legal, and compliance departments to ensure product compliance with local regulatory and legal requirements while optimizing user experience - Experience in working with risk/anti-fraud departments to implement seamless KYC and limits schemes - Understanding of remittance related treasury management is a plus
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