Introduction : As the implementation phase of Buna, formerly known as the Arab Regional Payment System (ARPS), project picks up momentum, we are looking for a Product Specialist to join our founding team.
Duties of the Product Specialist include setting the strategy, roadmap and vision for Buna’s products. The job holder is also responsible for driving and promoting innovation via new products as well as improvement opportunities of existing products.
This position will report to Chief Strategy & Development. In this context, the following sections detail the main qualifications, skills and responsibilities related to this position : Job Responsibilities : Product Design and Development Build functional and technical requirements of Buna products Propose enhancements and development of Buna products with emphasis on innovation that addresses the current and future business needs of Buna’s participants Develop metrics and measurable KPIs to assess the success of products and determine necessary enhancements Define, in collaboration with the engineering team the timeline for product implementation Product Management and Optimization : Construct business cases for Buna products based on market research, competitive analysis and data analytics tools Drive and communicate Buna core existing and new products vision and goals to keep the business relevant and competitive Provide advice and guidance on direction of Buna products Prioritize product opportunities, requirements and features Lead and participate in product planning meetings Maintain in-depth knowledge of products, solutions, and company offerings Coordinate with other divisions to ensure alignment on product development and expectations Collaborate with cross-functional teams in operations, product, and engineering to deliver all products and features as per developed plans Provide subject-matter expertise on go-to-market strategy, product positioning, and pre-sales support to Buna’s business development and marketing teams, as well as other internal and external stakeholders Demonstrate functionality of completed products to internal team members and other stakeholders Manage in proof-of-concept initiatives to test additional features Market ANalysis : Conduct market research and competitive analysis to identify potential future market needs (new features or products) Leverage data analytics tools to monitor and enhance the partner’s experience and business performance of Buna products Work with direct participants to identify their product needs Analyse key gaps between Buna features and participants’ needs Job Details Posted Date : 2020-11-16Job Location : Abu Dhabi, United Arab EmiratesJob Role : Finance and InvestmentCompany Industry : Financial Services Preferred Candidate Career Level : Mid CareerNationality : United Arab Emirates;
Bahrain; Djibouti; Algeria; Egypt; Iraq; Jordan; Comoros; Kuwait; Lebanon; Libya; Morocco; Mauritania; Oman; Palestine; Qatar;
Saudi Arabia; Sudan; Somalia; Syria; Tunisia; Yemen