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Date posted:  Jan 3, 2023
Location: 

Berlin, BE, DE Madrid, M, ES Varna, BG Brussels, Brussels-Capital Region, BE Rotterdam, NL

Job Function:  Other
Job Type:  Permanent
Job Requisition ID:  13646

Senior Product Owner (f/m/d)

We at Yara are part of a global network, collaborating to profitably and responsibly solve some of the world's key challenges - resource scarcity, food insecurity and environmental change.

About the Unit

Yara aims to be the crop nutrition company for the future and is leading the development of sustainable agriculture and digital tools to contribute to solving global agricultural challenges. We have a worldwide presence with sales teams in ~150 countries and around 17,000 employees.

Drawing on over a century of crop nutrition experience, Yara established the Digital Farming unit – now Digital Ag Solutions (DAS) – 4 years ago to explore how technology could be used to impact farmer livelihoods and productivity. Today, DAS has built products for smallholder and professional farmers, retailers and other farming ecosystem stakeholders across Asia, Africa, the Americas, and Europe.

We are an international team of engineers, scientists, researchers, designers, and agronomists working together to achieve Yara’s goal to responsibly feed this world and protect the planet. Join us in building new digital products and services to create value for stakeholders across the agricultural ecosystem.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the success of one or more products.
  • Ability to define business case, product strategy and roadmaps and lead the realization activities with support from the team.
  • Make day-to-day decisions to ensure quick and scalable implementation.
  • Assess value, develop user stories, define acceptance criteria, prioritize product backlog, and track project status, to ensure delivery of high value products on time and within budget.
  • Ability to lead cross-functional teams, resolve conflicts, monitor data analytics, manage alignment with multiple stakeholders, and communicate effectively with business owners and discipline leads

Profile

  • Have handled multiple end-to-end digital products in a product management position.
  • Handled at least two digital products using Design Thinking/Agile/Scrum process and principles
  • Prior hands-on experience in technical development role of development or technical design.
  • Understands how to use data to drive product decision making.
  • Experience in digital agriculture space is a plus.
  • Effective communication, problem-solving and interpersonal skills.

 

As a person you are:

  • Values and results driven 
  • Collaborative and thrive on self-improvement
  • Open to constructive feedback, both giving and receiving, in a clear and respectful manner 
  • Humble, collaborative, team player, willing to step up and support colleagues.
  • Ready to make an impact, take ownership and you execute with conviction. 
  • Proactive and constructive even if things get ambiguous 

Additional Information

 

  • To directly impact on products that provide real value to farmers and industries based on an honest business model

  • To work on sustainable solutions that benefit humankind and the environment

  • Very competitive remuneration and an unlimited work contract

  • A flexible yet stable environment in the newly founded digital unit of a global company

  • Flexible working hours, working from home/remote option!

  • Support for personal development, training, conferences, and continuous learning

  • Commitment to using new approaches, technologies, and frameworks

  • To choose your own preferred MacOS hardware

 

Contact details

Padelis Kollias

Talent Acquisition Manager

padelis.kollias@yara.com

Knowledge grows through differences
Yara is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We believe that creating a diverse and inclusive work environment is not only the right thing, but also the smart thing to do. To deliver on this, Yara has firmly anchored Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DE&I) in our business strategy and has more than 400 employees worldwide involved in D&I ambassadors networks. 


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