Visa Inc. is a global payments technology company that connects
consumers, businesses, financial institutions and governments in more
than 200 countries and territories, enabling them to use digital
currency instead of cash and checks.
Visa does not issue cards,
extend credit or set rates and fees for consumers. Visa’s innovations
enable its bank customers to offer consumers choices: Pay now with
debit, ahead of time with prepaid or later with credit products. From
the world’s major cities to remote areas without banks, people are
increasingly relying on digital currency along with mobile technology to
use their money anytime, make purchases online, transfer funds and
access basic financial services. All of which makes their lives easier
and helps grow economies.
Behind the Visa brand are our talented
employees who continuously raise the bar with innovative solutions and
products that deliver the convenience and security of digital currency
to more people all over the world.
Job Title: Digital Payments Program Manager
The Digital (Emerging markets) Team is seeking an outstanding candidate
who can project manage the creation of new mobile and digital push
payment solutions and project manage the in-market implementation for
Nigeria. Responsibilities include managing design, development,
approval, risk assessment and eventual widespread commercialization of
new offerings which are first of their kind in the payment industry.
These new push payment solutions have to be deployed keeping in mind the
evolving market and client and consumer needs, with the objective of
driving significant future market growth for Visa in emerging markets.
The ideal candidate filling this role must possess a unique blend of
project management, product management and implementation skills as well
have an intimate understanding of payments, mobile technology, consumer
behavior and Visa’s business.
-7+ years’ work experience preferably from a relevant field with prior
experience in taking new products from the idea stage to commercial
-Business degree preferred, technical education and background is advantageous.
-Project Management experience is essential
-Extremely high value on direct exposure to emerging market payment
solutions (mobile wallets, mobile money ecosystems, agent banking,
mobile money transfers).
-Spoken and written English fluency.
-Understanding of payments, Visa systems, banking and financial services and associated platforms and commercial models.
-Knowledge of payment and mobile technology and their impact on emerging business models.
-Knowledge of consumer behavior in emerging markets.
-Knowledge of retail and its structure in emerging market.
-Experience of working with and understanding relevant government laws and regulations.
-Excellent inter-personal/ client management skills.
-Proven negotiation skills.
-Good analytical and organizational skills.
-Strong written and oral communication skills.
-Willingness and ability to work in unstructured and informal settings with clients and/or partners.
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