Women’s World Banking is the global non-profit devoted to giving more low-income women access to the financial tools and resources essential to their security and prosperity. For more than 40 years, the organization has worked with financial institutions to show them the benefit of investing in women as clients, and as leaders. Women's World Banking equips these institutions to meet women’s needs through authoritative market research, leadership training, sustainable financial products, and consumer education. Headquartered in New York, Women’s World Banking works with 49 institutions in 32 countries to create access to finance on a greater scale than ever before.
About the Job:
Women’s World Banking is looking for a Product Manager to join a forward thinking, cross-functional, high-performing, collaborative team focused on delivering innovative customer experiences, banking services and products, that create business and customer value to serve low-income women.
S/He will use data, customer context, and business intelligence to build customer-centric products that solve business problems. S/He will recommend the scope of present and future product lines, define product objectives and requirements and assess market competition.
The ideal candidate must have experience in data-driven decision making and experience across banking and financial services. S/He must be a strategic thinker with the ability to see the big picture and propose new ideas for ways of engaging the target audience through innovative & customer centric solutions.
Tasks and Responsibilities:
Develop a strong understanding of the financial inclusion context in India and combined with own experience & perspective develop solutions that can increase women’s financial inclusion through partner organizations.
Develop data driven business models for new product and product enhancements to enable prioritization and justify investments into new and existing products.
Identify, scope and find implementation paths for needed product and/or customer experience enhancements.
Establish relationships and collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand business and customer needs, continually enhance project processes, service offering and delivery for partners.
MBA or master’s degree in related field.
Six to eight years of product experience in financial services industry.
Three or more years of experience with in business analyst role.
Interest in the field of financial inclusion, including gender.
Must be willing to travel extensively within India and other developing countries.
Fluency in English, a must.
Ability to present fact-based recommendations in a clear, logical and concise way to tell a story with the data.
Demonstrated ability to execute and successfully achieve objectives in a dynamic, fast-paced environment with aggressive timelines.
Track record of superior creativity and problem-solving abilities.
Clear, fast business communications expertise including written analysis, meeting management and presentations.
Collaborate with various partner teams to inform end customer experiences based on data capabilities.
Proven collaborative, negotiation, and persuasion skills.
Demonstrated ability to work independently; and ability to work with remote teams.