At Basware, we deliver a comprehensive and sophisticated e-procurement solution that enables companies to simplify their procurement operations and spend smarter by driving user adoption, supplier collaboration, and spend visibility. We are now looking for a Product Manager for our Marketplace product. In this position you will shape the future of one of our core e-procurement offering, and together with your peers, you will drive the full potential of Basware procurement solutions. This unique opportunity will place you at the forefront of the future of our services to customers. You will report directly to the Director, Procurement Solutions. You will also work in very close collaboration with the Marketplace R&D teams, Customer Service, Pre-sales organizations.
You drive and follow the product success and profitability: product adoption (customers, users, usage transactions), product revenue growth, and minimizing the direct product costs including operational cost in production and support
You work in tight collaboration with R&D team to manage the product backlog including customer enhancement requests
You communicate customer and market needs to product development and ensure the customer problem/challenge is validated and well understood before a solution is designed
You prepare new feature communications, internal training materials and help internal stakeholders in understanding the overall business value behind the released features
You actively meet and engage with customer interfacing Basware personnel and customers to gather insight for improvements
You are the subject matter expert and the voice of the product towards customers and within Basware
You work closely with other product areas and as a team member, you are are accountable for the overall success in cross-product developments
You constantly scan and understand the needs of customers in procurement
The role may require some travel from time to time.
Outstanding verbal and written communication skills in English. Any additional language is considered as a plus
At least, a bachelor’s degree in a relevant field (economics, engineering, marketing, business, IT)
and / or have been developing sourcing / procurement processes for relevant amount of time, as a purchase to pay coordinator / manager
and / or you are familiar with product development in the software industry and have been working in a relevant position (product owner, product manager, scrum master, product architect, etc..) for several years
and / or, we highly value e-commerce knowledge: you have been developing e-commerce solutions in B2B or B2C environments (for example in the retail industry)
You can lead projects efficiently from the early phases until their closure
You can work equally well people from various backgrounds, including technical and commercial. Teamwork is natural for you
We also highly appreciate if:
you have a good knowledge of Basware procurement solutions
you have a strong data acumen: you have worked as a data engineer, data scientist, researcher in any field of engineering or economics where data treatment was business as usual for you
Continuous learning and development
Great colleagues and teamwork
Flexibility and autonomy
Innovation and cutting edge technologies
Making the world greener
Global & diverse culture with a Nordic twist
Basware is the global leader in providing networked purchase-to-pay solutions and innovative financing services. Basware’s commerce and financing network connects businesses in over 100 countries and territories around the globe. As the largest open business network in the world, Basware provides scale and reach for organizations of all sizes, enabling them to grow their business and unlock value across their operations by simplifying and streamlining financial processes. Small and large companies around the world achieve significant cost savings, more flexible payment terms, greater efficiencies and closer relationships with their suppliers.
Joining Basware means you’ll join a team filled with innovators, passionate about their work and enthusiastic about the purchase-to-pay industry we’ve pioneered. You’ll work alongside highly motivated, capable, and friendly individuals who collaborate to deliver world class solutions and services to hundreds of companies worldwide. A critical part of our culture is the high amount of trust we put into our employees—we want you to make a difference. So, we offer flexibility in how you work, giving you the freedom and support to deliver your best results. We truly live our values where our employees strive for excellence, put our customers first, lead the way, and inspire one another to build a winning team.
2020Recognized market leader with global operations, 20+ offices worldwide.
2019Gartner Magic Quadrant Leader for Procure-to-Pay Suites for fourth time
2014-2019Several industry recognitions and product launches
2012-2016Several acquisitions in the fields of e-invoicing, e-procurement and purchase-to-pay solutions
2012Launch of cloud-based B2B platform for transaction collaboration on Basware's Network
2006-2009Several acquisitions in the fields of invoice automation, data capture expertise and payment software
2005Launch of fully integrated Purchase-to-Pay solution suite
2000Basware listed on Helsinki Nasdaq, launch of purchase management software & e-invoicing service
1992Launch of first financial management software
1985Basware founded in Finland
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