Product Owner

Our team is growing and we are looking for a Product Owner who is passionate about innovation and all things digital, always up to date on the latest trends in marketing and advertising, and ready to steer our digital projects to the next level. You will be at the center of every development cycle in a project in order to maximize the value of the products that we create for our leading clients. We believe that future marketing ideas will always include a combination of creativity and technology, so we are looking for a person that wants to provide creative tech solutions to our clients with a long-term vision.

This includes activities such as…

  • Having an active role in the initiation and conception phase with the client;
  • Acting as a gatekeeper for the client and our internal team throughout the different stages of development of new products;  
  • Identifying opportunities, defining product vision, and prioritizing and managing the product roadmap, user stories, and backlog;
  • Defining the scope and MVP of new functionalities of the product;
  • Tracking progress on deliverables of the team and managing expectations of the client;
  • Understanding how to reap the benefits of data and turn these into value. Translating data insights into evidence-based product improvements.
  • Facilitating refinement sessions with the internal team and client, collecting reported bugs and feature requests, organizing and prioritizing these accordingly into the sprint to work around the roadmap’s key initiatives;
  • Play a key role in bringing digital products from initial launch to mature and value-adding products.

What we’re looking for…

  • HBO/WO level and study background in advertising, marketing, business (or a similar study);
  • Fluency in Dutch and English (Dutch really is a must!);
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in a similar role;
  • Passionate about data, technology and up to date with the latest developments in your field;
  • Experience with agile methodologies and design thinking in the development of digital innovative products, including apps.
  • A strategic thinker, stress-resistant, proactive, and great persistence;
  • Solid presentation and excellent communication skills;
  • Reliable; we expect you to be responsible for the project(s) that you get assigned.

What’s in it for you?

  • A full-time contract for 7 months with a focus on permanent employment if we’re both happy;
  • An inspiring, creative and informal workplace with a young, diverse, driven and passionate team;
  • We put your personal development first and give room to grow via coaching and workshops;
  • Collaborating with colleagues in different roles: strategists, creatives, designers and developers;
  • Part of the &samhoud group, reaping the benefits of all the expertise and experience of top management;
  • Working for leading brands like Ahold Delhaize, VodafoneZiggo, and Landal GreenParks;
  • Creating the coolest innovative projects, nationally as well as internationally focused;
  • Plenty of room for your own initiatives and ideas.

Sounds like you?

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Questions about jobs?

Ask our HR specialist Aimée: She can tell you passionately about who we are and what it's like to be part of our team!

Aimee@samhoudcreativetech.com