Product Manager

FairMoney is hiring!

About

About us

FairMoney is building the leading mobile bank for emerging markets.
We started with a digital microcredit application on Android, and currently roll out additional financial services (current account, savings, debit card) while expanding the product to Western Africa and South-East Asia.
So far we disbursed close to 500,000 microloans and give more than 5000 loans daily. We are backed by top notch US/EU investors and have raised 15m EUR + Venture Capital supporting our stellar growth. We are a team of 45 between Paris and Lagos in Engineering (Android, Data, Backend), Product, Marketing, Customer Service and Operations and we won't rest before the FairMoney app is in the hand of millions.

Our culture

At FairMoney we work hard and get shit done. We value ownership and only recruit exceptional bar raisers restlessly chasing the most ambitious avenue. We love data driven and logical minds that support a direct feedback culture and don't waste time thinking about fancy titles. We make mistakes, value the learning process and embrace iteration. At the core of what we do is the customer and we will not rest before FairMoney is improving the lives of millions.

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Job Description

Our culture:

At FairMoney we work hard and get shit done. We value ownership and only recruit exceptional bar raisers restlessly chasing the most ambitious avenue. We love data driven and logical minds that support a direct feedback culture and don't waste time thinking about fancy titles. We make mistakes, value the learning process and embrace iteration. At the core of what we do is the customer and we will not rest before FairMoney is improving the lives of millions.

Opportunity:

FairMoney is recruiting a product manager to build a mobile bank used by a million customers
You will take full responsibility for a product which helps millions of people access better financial services in emerging markets.

Responsibilities:

  • You will define the product vision jointly with the local teams and the cofounder in charge of product
  • You will understand customer needs and gather product requirements
  • You will coordinate a team of designers and developers to create amazing user experiences and work across operations, data, tech, marketing departments
  • You will be responsible for the business KPIs linked to the product you’re working on
  • You will develop the internal product knowledge and analytics

Preferred Experience

Requirements:

  • You have a solid track record of achievement (academic, professional, and/or sport)
  • You have 3-5 years of experience in product management or as a technical founder in a fast-growing tech B2C startup company. FinTech is a plus. Focus on emerging markets is a plus.
  • You have studied business administration, economics or engineering at a top tier university.
  • You have an entrepreneurial mindset and commitment to get hands dirty at all times.
  • You are a problem solver with a data-driven and KPI-oriented approach to maximize the efficiency of all the operations, using such tools as SQL, Python and Excel
  • Willing to spend a significant amount of time in the markets (West Africa, South-East Asia) to test our product & understand clients
  • Curious, hungry and motivated to work in a highly dynamic environment.
  • In love with FairMoney mission to enhance access to finance for the underbanked
  • Fluent in English. Any other language (French, Spanish, Arabic, Portuguese) is a plus

Recruitment Process

  1. First Phone Interview
  2. Hard Skill Test
  3. Discussion with the CPO
  4. Team Fit

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Start Date: 02 August 2019
  • Location: Paris, France (75006)
  • Education Level: Master's Degree
  • Experience: > 3 years