NOWNOW aims to democratise the mobile wallet space in Nigeria and Sub-Saharan Africa. We provide a bank and MNO agnostic online platform to recharge any mobile, pay bills, utilities, send/receive money and [email protected] directly to merchants. The amount paid by consumers is returned in the form of cash back and coupons making the recharge almost free. We are PCI-...
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The Product Analyst’s primary responsibility is advancing the research, strategy and development of the company’s suite of solutions.
The Product Analyst will be responsible for identifying product requirements, understanding client and market movement, and creating solutions to deliver quality products to our expanding consumer portfolio.
Our ideal candidate must be a subject matter expert with tangible professional experience relating to the strategy, development and administration of product offerings with relevant product, operations, or marketing experience.
The Product Analyst will work cross-functionally with teams across the organization to deliver clarity, alignment and focus to company’s expanding suite of solutions.
Aids in the research, development, and launch of new products or product enhancements to further the company’s mission
Maintains a solid knowledge base of the functional capabilities and is a subject matter expert for the products and initiatives assigned
Responsible for identifying product requirements, understanding client and market movement, and creating solutions to deliver quality products to partners
Conducts gap analysis between feature/workflow requirements and existing application/solution functionality
Collaborates and assists product managers, product directors, software developers, quality assurance testers, data science, and project managers to plan and develop product enhancements as well as scale go to market strategies
Creates documentation including requirement user stories, acceptance criteria, new feature PowerPoint decks, process workflows, personas, journey maps, wireframes and user guides
Drives external product and market research initiatives (focus groups, on-site visits, solicitation of client feedback)
Supports in client presentations and client facing discussions as a product subject matter expert
Effectively communicates to internal and external stakeholders’ milestones, roadblocks, new insights and scope changes
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent educational or professional experience and/or qualifications
Minimum of 2 years of experience in business analysis, product analysis, and/or project management in Fintech or related industry
Thrives in a fast-paced work environment
Belief that the status quo can be improved upon, and an innate desire for process improvement, problem solving, and results
Superior oral and written communication skills
Experience in dealing with multiple projects and cross-functional teams, and ability to coordinate across teams
Ability to effectively conduct strategic discussions directly with senior management, clients, and ecosystem partners
Finishing Touches (preferred):
Track record of grit, results, and working on high-performance teams
Voracious appetite for learning and self-improvement
Start-up, sales, and/or entrepreneur skills a plus
Experience with and knowledge of the Software Development Life Cycle (to include one+ of the following)
Experience with agile software development, including scrum/Kanban workflows, test-driven requirements
Working knowledge of data structures and query languages (e.g. SQL) to facilitate product validation, troubleshooting, and ideation for capability enhancements.