IT Product Manager, Common Services & Communication

Job categories IT
Vacancy code VA/2022/B0009/24329
Level ICS-10
Department/office FA, ITG, IT Group
Duty station Copenhagen, Denmark
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-2
Duration 10 months, renewable based on performance and availability of funds
Application period 27-Jul-2022 to 10-Aug-2022

Applications to vacancies must be received before midnight Copenhagen time (CET) on the closing date of the announcement.

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The UNOPS Information Technology Group (ITG) unit is focused on innovation and harnessing cutting-edge technology to deliver solutions to UNOPS that truly address business needs.

Working with UNOPS IT Group is a unique opportunity to deliver systems to users around the world - making an impact on development and solving practical problems for the UNOPS workforce and thereby help people build better lives and countries achieve peace and sustainable development.

ITG’s goal is to provide greater effectiveness, efficiency, and differentiation to UNOPS products and services. UNOPS IT Group is responsible for architecting, designing, delivering, and managing all UNOPS IT infrastructure and business applications. The unit includes Enterprise Architects, Business Analysts, Solutions Designers, Developers and QA Testers from all around the world who are based primarily in Denmark and Thailand.

Background Information – Job Specific 

Under the supervision of the Platforms Team Lead, the Product Manager, Common Services & Communication will be responsible for leading a team managing all aspects of product delivery of a group of products throughout their lifecycle, so they are continually  fit for purpose and meet business needs. In doing so, the Product Manager will  be responsible for partnering with the relevant business stakeholders, to understand the core business needs and to help translate the business needs into effective  solutions, features and maintenance effort delivered by IT that address the needs and result in improvements in the form of increased effectiveness, efficiency, or differentiation for UNOPS products and services.

This role is a maternity replacement that can start as early as September, for a 10 month period, renewable based on performance and availability of funds.

Leading the Product Team Product vision Requirements...

Treats all individuals with respect; responds sensitively to differences and enc...

Education Master’s Degree, preferably in Product Management, Fin...

Contract type: Individual Contractor Agreement Contract level: IICA2, ICS10 Cont...

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