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Manager - Associate Product Lead

Date:  07-Jun-2021
Country:  India
Function:  Information Technology
Sub-Function:  OD


About Us

Olam International is a leading food and agri-business supplying food, ingredients, feed and fibre to over 19,800 customers worldwide. Our value chain spans over 60 countries and includes farming, processing and distribution operations, as well as a sourcing network of 4.8 million farmers. Through our purpose to 'Re-imagine Global Agriculture and Food Systems', Olam aims to address the many challenges involved in meeting the needs of a growing global population, while achieving positive impact for farming communities, our planet and all our stakeholders. Headquartered and listed in Singapore, Olam currently ranks among the top 30 largest primary listed companies in terms of market capitalisation on SGX-ST.

Olam Information Services (OISL) is a captive subsidiary of Olam International, Singapore offering IT Services & Global Business Services across its operations in 65 countries in Asia, Africa, EU & Americas. In Chennai, we currently have onboard more than 1000 highly motivated employees. Olam Digital has received International Innovation Award 2019 for Best Services and Solutions.

Olam Global Business Services (OGBS) is a captive unit that offers End to End business process and analytics solutions. OGBS currently offers its solutions in 6 Platforms: Finance, Supply Chain, People services, Risk & Market Compliance, Big Data Analytics and Business Intelligence. At this moment, OGBS is located in City of Chennai, India and provides its services to over 20 countries. Olam GBS has received Best Shared Services in India Award – 2019, by Shared Services Forum and Asia’s No.1 Shared Services in Process Improvement and Value Creation, 2019 by Shared Services and Outsourcing Network Forum.

Job Summary

Digital Olam is a brand-new group with the energy, drive, and brave thinking attitude that is needed to bring innovation to Olam. Our job is to accelerate the impact of digital transformation by partnering closely with our business units, we prototype ideas, test them in real business scenarios, and quickly adapt the solution. Combining data science, human-centered design, and the latest rapid development techniques—such as agile, micro services and DevOps—we help Olam deliver breakthrough products, experiences, and businesses. We are Digital Olam!!!

Job Description

  • Identifying business requirements and understanding the business value pools to suggest the product features improving their performance
  • Showcasing the product via demo tailor made to the match the supply chain requirements basis discussion rather than following technical flow
  • Gathering the feedback for the product from various business stakeholders
  • Strengthen business team knowledge on the product/feature which they use by conducting workshops/training sessions
  • Smooth handling of UAT with business to ensure business sign off product feature delivered
  • Conducting interviews with the users to figure out their pain points and create a product backlog for improvement
  • Tracking usage and understanding the business pain points with product

Profile Description

  • Graduate/Postgraduate in Computer Science/any relevant discipline with an overall IT experience of 10+ years and a sound experience in Product Management 
  • Elaborating requirements & clarifications on the stories
  • Follow-up on delivery timelines
  • Bugs identification and RCA with tech team
  • Grooming & Prioritising the backlog with Product Owner
  • Market research for competitive apps and UX/UI ideas
  • Product testing of all functionalities
  • Training manuals and Videos.

Olam is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, nationality, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Applicants are requested to complete all required steps in the application process including providing a resume/CV in order to be considered for open roles.

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