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Product Owner

Cape Town

Job Role

Flash is seeking an experienced, resourceful product owner to join our growing team. In this position, you will be responsible for defining and driving product development activities. You should have a solid grasp on data analytics and business methodologies to deliver a high-quality product to increase company turnover in line with the business strategy.



  • Matric
  • Tertiary qualification will be an advantage.
  • 5 years proven experience as a Product Owner, Business Analyst, or in a related financial services/tech environment.



  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Computer literate
  • Advanced Excel
  • Problem solving



  • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced, high-stress environment
  • Must be an excellent communicator, collaborator and “people person” capable of sharing a vision, aligning people, focusing efforts and motivating a team.
  • Ability to build strong interpersonal relationships with the development & system teams, other internal and external stakeholders as well as management.
  • Attention to detail & analytical
  • Innovative
  • Decisive
  • Proactive
  • Trustworthy and reliable



  • The Product Owner should understand the informal market, retail space and future trends to make sound decisions.
  • Ensure development team and other technical / systems stakeholders understand the strategy and developmental roadmap.
  • Plan, review, write specifications and requirement documentation to optimize product performance.
  • Develop and maintain an appropriately prioritized product backlog and roadmap for implementation based on business and team strategy.
  • Develop detailed specifications for product features so that they are clearly understood by the development teams with the appropriate sense of urgency to ensure successful product releases.
  • Apply UX principles to all products.
  • Act as the primary technical contact for queries related to the product.
  • Research and keep up to date with technology trends.
  • Proactively review and resolve errors & failures.
  • Ongoing management of existing products and related projects.