10 May '19
PRODUCT MANAGER (EE/AA) - Bachelor’s degree (Computer Science/Engineering/Informatics)-Essential

FMCG, Retail & Wholesale, Western Cape CPT - CBD


PRODUCT MANAGER (EE/AA) - Bachelor’s degree (Computer Science/Engineering/Informatics)-Essential BASED IN CAPE TOWN Cape Town


You will have overall responsibility for defining and briefing in Technical Product Requirements for technical projects and related project management.


  • Working closely with the Merchant Product Lead to define strategic business requirements for technical systems development
  • Translating business requirements into functional and technical IT user stories and project specifications, by ensuring that projects are broken down into phases to deliver immediate business benefit
  • End-to-end project management of technical projects throughout the entire product development lifecycle – setting timelines, driving project schedules, leading cross-functional development teams from design through to release and managing the production launch
  • Collaborate with the development team and other engineering colleagues, to answer queries in a timely fashion, and clarify details required for a successful build
  • Managing project stakeholder communications to ensure the optimal escalation of project risks
  • Managing the prioritisation of the engineering team’s tasks



  • 4+ years of experience in business analysis or a related technical role, preferably driving large, company-wide initiatives
  • Relevant tertiary degree (Computer Science/Engineering/Informatics)
  • Experience in an agile/iterative project management and development environment is a plus
  • Experience in an e-commerce environment is a plus
  • Strong project management and communication skills – able to effectively manage cross-functional stakeholders (in particular the engineering team) to ensure projects are delivered according to specifications on-time
  • Strong commercial acumen – analytical and able to use data to drive decision making

Should you be interested in this position and meet the above criteria, forward your MS Word CV to marie@mhgroup.co.za

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.


Ad Visible Until: 24 May 2019
Ref: CT001436/MH

Vacancy Type: Permanent