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Product Manager

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Product Manager


Founded 6 years ago, Skoon is a rapidly growing scale-up with a mission to make clean energy accessible and affordable to everyone, always.

In 2023 we’ve secured €5M in Series A funding, which has strengthened our leading position as the world’s largest online platform for clean mobile energy systems. We are growing our team and expanding our business internationally. As part of taking the company to the next level, we are looking for a Product Manager to join the team!

Your role as a Product Manager;

  • You will act as administrator within the product teams, managing tickets and ensuring smooth communication between the stakeholders.
  • Your inquisitive nature will help you engage with customers and stakeholders to understand their needs and feedback, translating these into actionable insights for the development team.
  • You will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams, including Development, Design and QA, to refine tickets into viable technical solutions.
  • Your primary goal will be prioritising tasks and tickets based on business goals, context and stakeholder input, ensuring that the team focuses on the most impactful work first.


Job requirements

Candidate profile
We are looking for a driven Product Manager who will play a critical role in ensuring the success of our product teams by effectively managing the product development lifecycle. Ideally you are someone who knows the dynamics of a fast-paced start-up and can prioritize tasks to meet objectives across multiple business units and teams. A strong sense of personal and professional engagement with our team, product and mission is deeply valued.


We are looking for someone who;

  • Shows higher education level reasoning and critical thinking (bonus: BSc in computer science, engineering, or similar)
  • Proven experience in product management or product ownership roles within the software industry
  • Demonstrates strong analytical skills, with an inquisitive nature.
  • Is capable of making unbiased, objective decisions, particularly in prioritising tasks and setting project directions.
  • Is comfortable working as the liaison between multiple business units and teams, such as development, sales and management.
  • Is proficient in understanding people’s perspective and needs, and is a great communicator.
  • Can manage expectations and handle pressure effectively.
  • Possesses excellent English language skills, both written and spoken.
  • Is eager to apply their experience by contributing to the growth of Skoon and by sharing knowledge with colleagues.

We encourage you to apply even if you might not possess all above-mentioned qualifications, your enthusiasm for the role is most important.


On top of a competitive salary, we offer you;

  • NS Business card
  • A learning and development budget
  • A laptop
  • A modern office on the 26th floor, across from Rotterdam Centraal
  • Flexible work environment
  • A scale-up mentality with opportunities to grow (professionally and personally)
  • Daily fresh fruit and access to a gym located in the same building as the office
  • Many young, enthusiastic, and motivated colleagues
  • Fun team activities


Company profile

Skoon’s online rental platform connects users with suppliers of clean energy systems, such as mobile batteries, hydrogen generators, and many more. Our AI-powered software allows users to choose the most optimal energy systems, monitor their energy usage live, and report on cost and emission savings. With 150+ verified suppliers and a global network, we are reshaping on-site energy, providing cost-effective, zero-emission solutions for construction sites, events, the film industry and many more temporary locations. Creating this network of clean energy systems prepares us for our long-term moonshot: being the flexible layer of the electricity grid.


At Skoon we value a vibrant culture and a healthy work environment that fuels personal growth and career advancement. Over the past years, we’ve developed a diverse and highly skilled team, along with a large expert network that can help you grow professionally. We are dedicated to creating a positive work environment that encourages creativity and innovation, while supporting your physical and mental wellbeing. Every day you can learn, grow, and make a meaningful impact while having fun with your colleagues.





IMPORTANT NOTICE:


Recruiters: We’re focused on getting clean energy to everyone and unsolicited acquisition can be distracting. Please help the environment and only contact our HR team regarding our vacancies.


Candidates and Interested Parties: If you have questions or need more information, please reach out to our HR team at hr@skoon.world.


Thank you for helping us keep a smooth and sustainable hiring process!

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