Product Manager

If you haven't heard of Wirex, then you'll now know why we're recruiting - we're a fintech secret on the cusp of becoming famous! With a genuinely differentiated product, we're connecting crypto, curr

If you haven’t heard of Wirex, then you’ll now know why we’re recruiting – we’re a fintech secret on the cusp of becoming famous! With a genuinely differentiated product, we’re connecting crypto, currencies and convenience for users around the world – all wrapped in an app and armed with a VISA card that can be used to pay for the tube, swap currencies (digital and fiat), or buy ‘that’ new thing you saw last time you visited the local shopping mall.

Our consumers are many, and everywhere – but we’re looking to build and scale our brand. With 3 product offerings (APAC, NA and Europe) we’re a 24-7 diverse collection of people, from hardcore crypto geeks to people that are just passionate about being in fintech and working on a new way of making payments faster and simpler.

About the job

We’re a rapidly expanding Fintech company and we have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Product Manager to join our talented team. If you have a genuine passion for working with an international team, you’ll love Wirex – our Product team is based in London (although the role can be remote) and our technical product team is in the Ukraine. Our stakeholders are across Singapore, Germany, USA and New Zealand! We’re If you are highly organised and enjoy collaborating, with the ability to switch from one project to the next in the same day, we need you on our team!

Wirex are a FinTech company based in the UK, with offices across the globe, we pride ourselves on our vibrant and relaxed atmosphere, that is driven by our employees! We are the first payment platform to seamlessly integrate digital and traditional currencies. Our mission is to give everyone the power to use one single global platform for traditional financial and digital assets from anywhere in the world. We have more than 3M users in 130 countries and we’re constantly expanding. It’s an exciting time to get on board!

This is an awesome opportunity to join a fast pace growing team as we take our next step in one of the most talked about industries. This role will be at the heart of our business, working with internal and external stakeholders and senior management to deliver a product that will appeal to our customers all over the world. We are building a product team of passionate, strategic thinkers, who possess solid commercial acumen, make data-driven decisions, and clearly communicate their vision. Enthusiasm for crypto, blockchains and DeFi is extremely welcome We understand that our business thrives when our personnel thrive, and that starts by hiring the right people.

What’s on offer

In addition to a competitive salary and working with an awesome team, you can expect to receive some other great perks:

  • Flexible working – semi-remote with flexible business hours, we understand the meaning of work-life balance.
  • 25 days’ holiday + bank holidays – work hard, play harder. Enjoying your downtime is important.
  • Paid sickness leave – for when you most need it.
  • Corporate Health Cash Plan – your health is important, so we give our people the option to join Vitality Health.
  • Paid Volunteer Day and opportunity to do work for good causes – we want to make sure we give back when and where we can, and if we can have fun in the process, it’s win, win!
  • Referral Scheme – want to give someone you know the opportunity to work with some of the smartest brains in the industry? You refer, we reward you with up to £800 for your efforts!
  • Annual bonus earning potential – which of course is paid in cryptocurrency!
  • Training and career development – we give all our people £800 each year to learn something new in their field.

Key responsibilities of the Product Manager role:

  • Product Strategy – alongside the Chief Product Officer, investigate new product ideas / partnership opportunities to deliver an exciting and innovative product suite. Drive the product roadmap forward, identifying new blockchain trends and outlining compelling business cases.
  • Product Management – work closely with Legal, Compliance, Finance and other key stakeholders to drive ideas and initiatives from ideation to launch. Develop scoping documentation and work alongside development team to bring projects to life. Co-ordinate bug fixes, UI amends and identify UX improvements in addition to coordinating changes to the regional websites.
  • Product Analysis – Develop and maintain market and competitor insight across the traditional finance and crypto industries. Monitor relevant KPIs and provide performance updates to senior management team

Skills and experience required:

  • 3+ years of relevant product management experience.
  • Good commercial awareness and knowledge of financial services and regulated environments.
  • Understanding of the cryptocurrency space.
  • Ability to define problems, collect data and solve problems.
  • Expertise in data gathering and quantitative analysis.
  • Strategic thinker, with a keen attention to detail.
  • Good knowledge in the use of tools and techniques for backlog prioritisation, managing dependencies and for gaining insights.
  • Understanding of project management principles and best practices.
  • Experience delivering new products from ideation to launch.
  • Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills with the ability to build and develop relationships across the business, building strong partnerships with people and teams.
  • Results focused with a real drive to achieve.
  • Experience of working in a fast-paced environment.
  • A warm, passionate and authentic personality is a must.
  • Self-motivated and driven to achieve goals.
  • Lead by example

Why Wirex?

If you haven’t heard of Wirex, then you’ll now know why we’re recruiting – we’re a fintech secret on the cusp of becoming famous! With a genuinely differentiated product, we’re connecting crypto, currencies and convenience for users around the world – all wrapped in an app and armed with a VISA card that can be used to pay for the tube, swap currencies (digital and fiat), or buy ‘that’ new thing you saw last time you visited the local shopping mall.

Our consumers are many, and everywhere – but we’re looking to build and scale our brand. With 3 product offerings (APAC, NA and Europe) we’re a 24-7 diverse collection of people, from hardcore crypto geeks to people that are just passionate about being in fintech and working on a new way of making payments faster and simpler.

We are looking for talented people who are smart, bright, and like to work with people. If you thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative workplace and like to be challenged, we can accomplish a lot together.

We are looking for seriously passionate, fun, collaborative, and innovative thinkers to help us change the world!

What’s next?

If you have the experience and the knowledge to be successful in this Product Manager role, get in touch, and let’s discuss this exciting next step in your career.

Diversity and Inclusion

We invite applications from anyone who shares our vision and demonstrates our company values. If you have what it takes to perform the role and have the capabilities required that we have listed in the job description, then we want to hear from you.

We embrace unique and are immensely proud of our diverse team and inclusive culture, if you want to be a part of our exciting journey, don’t hesitate to apply.

Diversity and Inclusion

We invite applications from anyone who shares our vision and demonstrates our company values. If you have what it takes to perform the role and have the capabilities required that we have listed in the job description, then we want to hear from you.

We embrace unique and are immensely proud of our diverse team and inclusive culture, if you want to be a part of our exciting journey, don’t hesitate to apply.

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