Senior Product Manager - TechAfrican Management Institute (AMI)
AMI is expanding rapidly. We have raised investment, opened offices in Nairobi, Johannesburg and Kigali and trained over 27,000 people in 30+ African countries.
AMI is looking for an experienced Product Manager to support the Head of Tech Products and build a team that can deliver highly usable and impactful products to entrepreneurs and managers across Africa. This is a chance to be part of Africa’s transformation, and to help shape, build and scale one its most innovative social businesses
The Senior Product Manager-Tech will report directly to the Head of Tech Products and work closely with the Chief Product Officer. He/She will be responsible for improving the overall development processes related to AMI’s learning platform and mobile apps. In coordination with the Head of Tech Products the Sr Product Manager will spend time with customers and prospects (and do significant user testing and feedback) and establish processes to ensure best practice in the future.
The Sr PM will scope and design core products that address key customer needs and create plans to develop them and ensure they are implemented successfully in the market.
The Sr PM will also have a role in helping to develop the product management processes and training product associates who ensure technical support processes and documentation are in order.
He/ She will establish best practice for Tech Product Management at AMI.
Engagement Type: Consulting Contract
Contract/Engagement Period: 6 months
Country Base: Nairobi, Kenya. But willing to consider remote candidates.
Scope of Work:
Development of core product management processes
Product communication and user feedback loops
Support technical product team
Skills & attributes
Education and Experience
About African Management Institute (AMI)
AMI enables ambitious businesses across Africa to thrive.
We offer workplace learning that equips entrepreneurs and managers with the tools and training they need to succeed. Our model of training combines online and mobile tools with in-person workshops and on-the-job practice.
Tens of thousands of people have been through our programmes, from executives to entry-level workers, in large and small companies across the continent. To date, we have trained over 35,000 people in over 36 countries in Africa.
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