Our client is a leading international CySec Licensed Forex Trading Company with offices in a number of locations worldwide. They are looking to hire a Senior Product Manager for their offices in Limassol.
Manage the Roadmap of critical projects across all business streams (Marketing, Retention, Risk-Management, Finance and Compliance)
Contribute to the definition of the best practices to be used by the Software R&D Department
Gather and analyze requirements, and coordinate with local and offshore Dev Leads to collect estimates
Prioritize requested items with the business and IT, and assign Development and QA staff as required
Create a consensus where there is disagreement, and enthuse the Development teams to deliver high quality products on time
Build strong relationships with colleagues based on a foundation of trust and reliability
Work with the CIO and Stakeholders to help realize the company’s strategic vision
5+ years relevant experience
Should have both Product and Project Management experience, having actively run several projects at a time; and managed a portfolio of services; as part of their recent responsibilities
Experience within the financial sector, and in areas such as Web Site Product Management; Financial Markets, and (ideally) Mobile Applications
Awareness of the regulatory environment affecting FX or Capital markets; industry trends and terminology
Skillful and persuasive communicator, able to maintain relationships with senior stakeholders and IT staff that are both onshore and abroad
Strong understanding of Agile Development, and practical experience with it
They need to have an approach that incorporates processed based methodologies such as PMP, PM2, or Prince2, and possess the judgement and experience needed to apply them efficiently and to the greatest effect.
An Industry Certification in Project Management is required, and a qualification such as ITIL or CISA is advantageous
Experience in using and administering project/task tracking tools such as Redmine, Jira, Asana, or Bugzilla is critical
Practical knowledge of Business Intelligence, Analytics, SEO or Marketing Operations would be valuable.
The working hours are 08:30 – 17:30 Monday to Friday
The company is offering a competitive salary based on qualifications, skills and experience including an excellent benefits package including:
After completion of 6 months of service with the company, you will qualify for the following benefits:
Fully paid Medical Insurance for the employee
Medical Insurance for your immediate family
Life Insurance for the employee