Khatabook - Senior Product Manager (4-12 yrs)
We, at KhataBook, are looking to hire a Senior Product Manager. If you are someone who understands the intricacies of balancing the art and business analytics to consumer lending? Do you want to directly impact the strategy and solve complex problems? Would you like to be part of a fun, fast-paced team working in a strong data-driven culture? If you like a high-adrenaline job, with plenty to learn, then come join us at khatabook.
The MSME sector...
Bharat has 60 Million MSMEs (Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises). 90% of India's ~$1 Trillion Retail Market is controlled by a traditional/unorganized sector. This means ~$900B worth of commerce flows through these ~60M MSMEs in the form of shops/warehouses/kiosks/homes, scattered all over the country.
Who we are and what we do...
Khatabook aims to build products that every MSME would use to run their business better.
We started with the business ledger, which saves 3- 4 hours for merchants per day by managing their credit, creating transparency in cash flow, and increasing trust with their consumers solving a critical need for India's MSMEs.
We also empower merchants to collect payment digitally and help build their identity through offerings such as business cards.
Today more than a Million merchants are uploading data and engaging with the Khatabook app daily while adding $200 Million worth of transactions every day. The high engagement has resulted in more than 25% of the total active merchants joining the platform through word-of-mouth and referrals.
Play your role in making history...
KhataBook closed a $60 Million Series B Round by top investors during the COVID pandemic. India's MSMEs also showed their trust by the continued use of Khatabook in these troubled times. The Khatabook Team is now focused on empowering them, by building the next-gen digital-first products that...
Eases the management of capital cycles so that merchants can earn more money.
Simplifies the acquisition and distribution of goods and smoothens the payments.
Upskills merchants to run their businesses better.
About the Role / Responsibilities:
Customer focus: Highly customer-obsessed thinking with a deep understanding of customer needs and aspirations.
Product strategy: Own the product strategy and roadmap.- Partner with the business team to understand business goals and translate them into short-term and long-term product roadmaps.- Comfortable in generating a 3-year strategic vision as well as a weekly status update.
Product development: Generate detailed Product Requirement Document (PRD) based on inputs from all key stakeholders. Integrate usability studies, research, and market analysis into product requirements to maximize user satisfaction.
Focus on Technology: Work very closely with world-class Engineering, Data Sciences, and QA teams throughout the product development life cycle.- Define the product acceptance testing criteria, ensure that they are met.
Product Innovation: Stay abreast of new innovations and the latest technology trends and explore ways of leveraging these for improving the product in alignment with the business.
Focus on User Experience: Attention to detail with an ability to work with user interface designers and usability experts to deliver habit-forming products with a low learning curve.
Desired Experience / Background:
- 4+ years of strong experience in product management.
- Ability to operate in a fast-paced environment with a high level of operational excellence.
- The acumen for mentoring and growing team members.
- Knowledge of developing elegant and simple feature functionalities that deliver a world-class user experience.