Product Manager at Award-winning Startup
at HowNow in London
(₤27000 - ₤34000 per year)
We are HowNow.
We’re an AI-powered workplace learning platform that helps companies onboard, upskill and enable their teams with the knowledge they need, when they need it – right where they work. In other words, we’re using AI to help humans, not replace them. You can find out more here: gethownow.com.
Why you ask?
Because the accelerating change caused by technology is fueling a skills gap and result with the shelf life of our skills being just less than 5 years. If we don’t empower people in companies to take control of their learning at work, they are at the risk of becoming economically and socially irrelevant so a pretty big problem. We have decided to accept the mission to close this gap.
What are we looking for:
We’re looking for a Product Manager with the passion and taste for building great products, the technical know how to demonstrate what it takes and the people skills to bring together talent to make it happen. We need a curious and critical mind to understand user needs, scope features with diligence and to communicate features commercially and technically. The ideal person for this role will be a problem solver and can break down complex problems into steps that drive product development, whilst focusing on cost efficiencies and industry best practice.
What you’ll be doing
*Translate insights into product strategy and features. *Write product requirements, user stories and prioritise. *Create wireframes optimising for great UX *Work with marketing, customer success and dev team to take a feature from idea to live release *Communicate product updates to team and customers *Ensure you are regularly keeping on top of consumer trends and wider technology trends the competitive landscape and customer behaviour so that you can inform client’s roadmaps
What you need
*2+ years experience in a Product Manager (or similar) role.
*Familiar with modern delivery methodologies including Agile, Scrum and Kanban.
*Experience meeting your own deadlines and helping others reach theirs.
*Familiar with requirements gathering and documentation techniques.
*Experience working with designers and engineers.
*Competent understanding of user experience practices and methodologies.
*Ability to zoom in to the detail and back out to the big picture frequently.
*Comfortable with iterative, data informed decision making.
*Experience and expertise developing great software products.
*Experience in project management or digital strategy (user experience design, business analysis) with a focus on application development.
*Exceptional communication skills.
• A history of working and getting results.
• A love for learning is a MUST HAVE.
What you’ll get:
• Competitive Salary
• Work directly with the founders who have built a startup that has been awarded Business of the Year, named Top 100 Startup in the UK and have been recognised by Virgin Media Business as one of the most innovative founders in the UK.
• Generous perks and ongoing investment in your growth
• Work with a passionate team of hustlers who love to enjoy the journey whilst changing the way the world learns for the better.
• The satisfaction of building something that matters.
How to apply?
If reading this job post has got you excited then apply with your CV and cover letter explaining why you want to work at HowNow and why you think you will be perfect for joining this team.
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