Senior Product Manager Lagos

FairMoney is hiring!

About

FairMoney is building the leading mobile bank for emerging markets.

They 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 they disbursed over 1,000,000 microloans and give more than 7000 loans daily. They are backed by top notch US/EU investors and have raised 15m EUR + Venture Capital supporting our stellar growth. They are a team of +70 between Paris and Lagos in Engineering (Android, Data, Backend), Product, Marketing, Customer Service and Operations and they won't rest before the FairMoney app is in the hand of millions.

Their values

  • Start with the client 📊
  • Scientists Mindset
  • Churn 9-5 🎯
  • A - Players only 💪
  • Fly High - Fly Low 🙌
  • Young & Hungry 🏋️
  • Progress starts where comfort ends 👊🏾
  • 70/30 ⚡
  • Direct Feedback 🤝
  • More info here.

Job Description

You will be working as our Senior Product Manager in our product team made of 4 people: our CPO Nicolas (founder) , Sid & Xiaoyu (business analytics) and Nkem (user research manager in Nigeria). You will be based in Nigeria, Lagos at our office.

Your mission will be to improve our financial services for our users in emerging markets (loans, and other future financial services)

We are waiting from you to work on :

  • Defining the needs of our clients located in emerging countries in order to define a product vision;
  • Coordinating a team of designers and developers, preparing the product specifications and following their implementation;
  • Measuring the impact of our produced work.

Preferred Experience

  • 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

Recruitment Process

  • Technical Test
  • Phone screening of 20 minutes with Titi - our HR & Talent Manager,
  • Face-to-Face (or skype) interview with Nicolas, our CPO,
  • Call with Maud, global HR Manager
  • Meeting with the team.

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Lagos, Nigeria ()
  • Education Level: Bachelor's Degree
  • Experience: > 4 years
  • Possible partial remote