Product Owner - Fotbollskanalen
Fotbollskanalen – Sweden’s largest football platform – is looking for a new product owner, tech star and football lover to lead Fotbollskanalen’s lean and awesome product- and tech team.
Fotbollskanalen is the largest football news outlet in Sweden, with more than 500 000 weekly users, great impact on social media and an extremely loyal and knowledgeable user base. We’re also investing heavily in video with several in-house productions such as weekly show Fotbollslabbet and Fotbollskanalen-on-Tour.
Fotbollskanalen is growing fast. Establishing new commercial partnerships and seeing increasing usage numbers. This places high demands on fast and high quality product development. Always placing the user needs at the center. We’re now looking for a person who will get the job done and bring Fotbollskanalen’s product- and user experience to the next level.
Making sure we deliver awesome stuff, on time
As product owner, you are responsible for ensuring production and delivery of Fotbollskanalen’s product backlog. As team leader, you will have day-to-day managerial responsibility for Fotbollskanalen’s tech lead and app developer. You will report directly to the Head of Product at Bonnier Broadcasting, Fabienne Antonin. You will work closely with the Commercial Head of Fotbollskanalen, Sam Ekman and represent product in Fotbollskanalen’s operating management team.
Day-to-day tasks include:
- Defining and prioritizing the development backlog, in tight collaboration with the Commercial Head
- Ensuring development and on-time delivery of product roadmap
- Ensure that the team always has groomed backlog to pick stories
- Development of hypotheses, prototypes, flows, functions and interfaces
- Represent and ensure Fotbollskanalen-focus in Bonnier Broadcasting’s central product and tech-department (of which you will be part organizationally)
- Stepping in where hands are needed: doing draft designs, coding (if able) and basically making sure we get the right things done!
Work with an awesome team to grow Fotbollskanalen as platform and business
Fotbollskanalen’s product and tech team consists of a product owner, teach lead and app developer. As Fotbollskanalen product/tech is part of the overall product and tech department at Bonnier Broadcasting, we make the most use of shared services from other in house dev teams such as video player, log in/account service and operations. Always striving to gain as much synergies and scale as possible. As PO you will also work closely with the editor-in-chief, and the commercial head.
We believe you:
- Are an experienced product owner / product manager
- Live and breathe football/soccer and sports
- Are data centric
- Are result orientated
- Have excellent communication skills.
- Have strong leadership skills and demonstrated creative problem-solving, analytical skills
- Basic design and/or coding skills is a big plus!
We can offer you a modern workplace, both physically in the shape of our newly renovated offices, and in terms of methodology and choice of technology. Working here gives you the ability to create work-life balance with flexible hours, our on premise gym (including lunch time classes) and other perks.
We are a Swedish speaking company so would prefer you to at least have a basic knowledge of Swedish.
We are very curious to find out more about you so please do not hesitate, apply asap! :) Please include your portfolio with your application.