Product Manager, Bill Payments

Product Manager, Bill Payments

P27 Nordic Payments

Product Manager for P27 Nordic Payments

This is your chance to make an important contribution to P27 Nordic Payments reaching its vision to build the world’s first real-time, cross-border payments system in multiple currencies. 

About this opportunity 

We are looking for an experienced payments person who will help us continue our journey of paving the way of payments in the Nordics and develop the future of products on top of the infrastructure we are building.  You will be responsible for the specific area of API, Request to Pay and File Services in the Bill Payment product covering Sweden, Denmark and Finland, but you will also be part of the Product organisation and specifically the Bill Payments team within P27 with likeminded peers who are ecstatic about payments just like yourself. 

The P27 Bill Payment solution will be built for purpose, digital first, and will enable creditors and debtors to connect and transact with invoice details being shared. The solution will bring standardization and pan-Nordic reach to benefit the corporates and enable new use-cases to be brought to market. It will be an eco-system for paying bills and invoices, and you will be instrumental for bringing leadership and change to a fast-paced Nordic market. 

You should be able to deal with both tactical and operational matters, and you will also be expected to be part of driving the product road map long term together with the rest of the Bill Payment team. There will also be opportunities to aid your colleagues in the team in other areas (for example eCommerce and P2P payments). You report to the Head of Bill Payment Products and will be working from Helsinki. 

 Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to: 

  • Staying on top of trends within Payments, Transaction Banking, and the financial industry 
  • Be a key contributor to the product roadmap of P27, with a specific focus on Bill Payment 
  • Developing, implementing, and monitoring relevant P27 Payment Products, through hands-on management of external vendors and clients 
  • Designing and managing ongoing adherence to a P27 product approval process, in close cooperation with Risk and Compliance 
  • Participating in ongoing compliance dialogues with relevant authorities to always safeguard compliance in all P27 products 

The values that guide us in P27 Nordic Payments are; Together – Excellence – Trust – Courage. We assume that you share these values with us. 

Your experience and background 

  • Experience from Banking or the Financial industry related to payments 
  • Knowledge of Bill Payments (experience with Clearing and Settlement on Payments is an added benefit)  
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills to influence and build credibility with internal and external stakeholders 
  • Experience from handling product development through external vendors is an added benefit 
  • Fluency in English and in one of the Nordic languages (working language is English)
  • Educational level: Bachelor or Master’s degree in relevant disciplines 

Next steps 

The recruitment process is carried out in collaboration with the consulting company Compass Human Resources Group.  Please apply as soon as possible, by registering your application and CV in English together with your salary expectation through the below “Apply for position” button. Applications will be processed on an ongoing basis. Please note that all enquiries will be handled with confidentiality and that we will reply to the email address from which you send your CV. Send your application and CV to: applications@compasshrg.fi and write the name of the POSITION AND COMPANY in the Subject field. (Due to a system update, the below “Apply for position” button is not in use).

For further information please contact Compass Human Resources Group’s consultant Christa Gylling tfn. +358 50 5840676 or christa.gylling@compasshrg.fi.  All enquiries will be handled with confidentiality. 

About P27 Nordic Payments 

P27 Nordic Payments Platform AB is a company owned by six of the largest banks in the Nordics, Danske Bank, Handelsbanken, Nordea, OP Financial Group, SEB and Swedbank. The aim is to create one common state of the art payment platform in the Nordic countries. The work started in late 2017 with the ambition to go live in 2021. The launch of P27 services is subject to a merger filing and clearing licence approval. The name P27 derives from the number of citizens in the Nordic countries, 27 million individuals. Read more about us at nordicpayments.eu and follow us on LinkedIn at P27 Nordic Payments. 

Compass Human Resources Group has existed since 1982. Today, we are an international organisation with offices in Finland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, and the UK. We are specialized in Executive Search and Recruitment.