Scandinavian Head of Product Management to Karnov Group
Do you understand the importance of leading both the software engineering side and the commercial side of product development and are you able to create sustainable balance between customer pull and technology push?
Then here is your chance to join a team of highly skilled and dedicated people to set direction for Karnov Group’s future digital and data-driven product management.
For our client Karnov Group in Copenhagen and Stockholm, we are on the lookout for a visionary and ambitious Head of Product Management, who will take on the overall responsibility for Karnov Group’s online services in Denmark and Sweden. You will be heading and partially setting the Product Management Team responsible for maximising all product development in Karnov Group for the benefit of existing and future customers.
This featured position offers ample opportunity to set the overall direction for the continuous development of Karnov Group's online services. You will be part of the Technology Leadership Team and report to the CTO.
You will join the Technology Unit in Karnov Group and work closely with software engineers, digital specialists and data scientists. The Product Management Team currently consists of you and a strong and dedicated Product Manager in Copenhagen and you are expected to expand the team in Stockholm and assess the need for expansion in Copenhagen.
Examples of assignments for the Product Management Team:
- Owner of product roadmaps
- Responsible for the technical part of customer facing release notes
- Driving product communications
- Manager of the product life cycle from strategic planning to tactical activities and hands-on operations
- Linking customers and software development with the business
- Analyse customer behaviour to catalyse data-driven decision-making
The product management team has a key role in Karnov Group and focus on being the product storyteller, ensuring that the online services continuously deliver value through a cross-organisational collaboration with all business stakeholders.
Skills we value for this position
You enjoy developing and carry product visions. You get energy from setting the direction and walking the talk, and you are proud to be a role model for true followers. Balancing independent hands-on work as well as making your team and colleagues shine, motivates you.
We expect you to have some years of experience in heading product management of digital services, and you define yourself as driven by data in any decision you have to make or facilitate the making of.
As tough as it may sound, we need you to be able to maintain an overview of Karnov Groups digital services while also keeping an eye on the individual applications. They will teach you the domain specific knowledge, but the balance between flying high and digging deep, you need to be at ease with yourself.
Your communication skills are no doubt excellent, both in writing and verbally. Fluency in English and Danish is necessary, and proficiency in Swedish is a plus. As is a diverse or technical background and experience with agile software development.
What you'll get
In Karnov Group they are proud to sustain and grow engagement across all departments and job levels. They encourage a winning culture, while also having fun. You will experience an open and direct atmosphere where knowledge sharing and sparring is highly appreciated, also when it comes to improving how they work.
And then there are regular celebrations, which Karnov Group highly encourages. Furthermore, they offer a competitive salary, bonus, pension scheme, 6 weeks’ vacation, benefits etc.
- High level of responsibility, room for experimentation
- Working at a central location in Copenhagen
- A multinational, open and informal work environment
- Pension and health insurance
- Travel insurance including family
- 5 weeks holiday and 5 extra days off
- Possibility of continued education, networks and courses
- Paid company phone and laptop
- Healthy canteen arrangement
- Massage arrangement
- Flexible working hours, including working from home
- Culture Club – Christmas party, Summer party, Friday bars, events and celebrations
- Access to the awesome Karnov Group VR setup
About Karnov Group
Karnov Group is the leading provider of legal and tax & accounting information services in Denmark and has a solid base in Sweden serving lawyers, legal professionals, tax and accounting experts, and auditors within the public and private sector. Through almost a century Karnov Group has moved from books to online media providing legislation databases and complex workflow tools, supporting the industry's increasing demands for efficiency, quality, client focus, development, and competitiveness.
Karnov Group is founded on one man’s belief that access to the rule of law is the pillar of true democracy, thus being the backbone of our society. After almost 100 years, this belief is still at the core of their organization, and consequently at the core of our work of making the law accessible, shareable, and debatable.
Karnov Group employs 165 people, distributed by 120 in Copenhagen and 45 in Stockholm.
July 2015, Karnov Group was acquired by Five Arrows Principal Investments part of Rothschild Group.
Learn more here: www.karnovgroup.dk.
Are you interested?
Bloom is handling the recruitment process with potential candidates for this exciting position. If you have questions, you are welcome to contact Director Sara Juhl at Bloom via firstname.lastname@example.org or mobile 2086 0865.
At Bloom we are continuously evaluating incoming applications, and look forward to receiving your application and CV asap.