15 Feb '21
Product Manager (Payment Platforms ? Web & Apps) CAPE TOWN

FMCG, Retail & Wholesale, Western Cape Cape Town


Product Manager (Payment Platforms ? Web & Apps) CAPE TOWN

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Building the overall vision and roadmap of the Payments portfolio on all the company’s shopping platforms (web and apps).
  • Working cross-functionally with engineering, design, operations, and executive teams to bring about product enhancements that will improve payment-related processes.
  • Take responsibility for talks and negotiations with partners dealing with payment services.
  • Researching the best solutions in the payments market. Keep up to date with the latest trends and developments and build cases for projects that can move the business forward.
  • Drive conversion rate optimization as it relates to online payments.
  • Working with business owners to understand their strategy, requirements, and priorities in order to translate their needs into projects for payments.
  • Defining/tracking the metrics and data that will inform all decisions on product features and functionality.
  • Analyzing and understanding the project scope and core objectives through workshops with stakeholders to define business requirements.
  • Eliciting low-level functional requirements and documenting these requirements such that detailed technical specifications can be compiled by Engineering.
  • Collaborate with technical lead and subject matter experts to establish the technical vision and analyze trade-offs between usability and performance needs.
  • Evolve appropriate Product Management practices for a responsive, dynamic environment to foster effective execution of commitments.
  • Be proactive in ensuring that the development and QA teams understand the requirements by attending backlog grooming and sprint planning sessions and initiating functional clarification sessions where needed.
  • Setting timelines, driving project schedules, and leading cross-functional development teams from design through to release.
  • Review the test plan and test scripts to ensure quality and coverage.
  • Performing user acceptance testing.


  • Minimum bachelor’s degree
  • At least 4 years of product management experience
  • Prior experience in the payments space
  • Must have a proven track record of execution and have the ability to formulate a detailed product roadmap, and to execute on that plan.
  • Ability to wear multiple hats to guide junior product managers, business analysts, UX experts, and engineering to deliver world-class products.
  • Experience in an e-commerce environment would be an advantage

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please REPLY with your DETAILED CV (pref. in MS Word format) AND YOUR CURRENT CTC SALARY PER MONTH to marie@mhgroup.co.za

Please note that we experience high volumes of candidates responding to our advertised vacancies. This makes it impossible for us to reply to each applicant individually. Should you not hear from us within a week upon applying, please consider your application unsuccessful.



Ad Visible Until: 28 February 2021
Ref: CT001583/MH

Vacancy Type: Permanent