Company: Viaplay
Location: Stockholm

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Stockholm

Product Manager – sports streaming

Sports make up a large part of our business. We’re proud of the fact that we have the Nordic region’s most comprehensive streaming portfolio, with the ability to connect our viewers to their favourite leagues and matches all year round.

The position

As a Product Manager at Viaplay within sports streaming, you’ll be responsible for identifying what will create the most value for our customers and our business as a whole. You will draw on data to set results-oriented product goals, and increase certainty around their return on investment. This means collaborating with your team of developers and designers on a daily basis to determine what to build, and what not to build.

Together, you will develop processes that work through all stages – from ideation to launch and validation. You will motivate the team to think big. You will constantly monitor user and market trends to inform your decisions and translate the insights into an inspiring and seamless product experience.

You will work with stakeholders throughout the company to drive the Viaplay sports product forward and be part of the team that sets the overall strategic priorities for our product. As a result, there is the possibility that your responsibilities could extend beyond this area to others in the future.

This is a chance to make a real impact within the world of sports streaming and on-demand content – to drive a team of passionate people towards new challenges, new ways of thinking, and new successes.

What we are looking for

Our Product Manager is constantly on the ball and has an eye on both short- and long-term product goals. If that’s you, you’ll be at the heart of our decision-making process and so it’s essential you are a strong communicator, negotiator and collaborator. You are energetic and bring out the best in those around you. To really excel in this position, you will need to be a self-driven “doer” with an organised and structured approach to realising your objectives.

You also embody the following characteristics:

  • Team player with leadership skills
  • Passionate about what you do with the ability to inspire others
  • Extensive experience in a similar position or level of responsibility
  • Experience working in an agile organisation with digital products
  • Understanding of design and good versus bad UX
  • Enjoy having multiple points of contact across the organisation
  • Thrive in change
  • Strong ability to communicate verbally and in written English

Bonus qualifications

  • Experience in product management within the media industry
  • Interest in digital media and streaming
  • Experience from data-driven product management, using experimentation and validation as part of the product process

Join us today!

We know streaming is completely transforming how we consume content. This gives those of us working in Viaplay’s product team the unique opportunity to shape the future of entertainment. We’re all passionate about developing awesome products and particularly proud of the way we can connect our users to moments that matter.

We are constantly evolving and have already built a large team of product, data & tech people located at our headquarters in Södermalm, Stockholm. Our work processes are inspired by lean startup, service design and agile methodologies. Our aim is to become the leading Nordic streaming provider with a global appeal – to compete with the best, forge our own path of innovation and constantly exceed customers’ expectations.

Taking on this role, you will become part of a dynamic company culture with talented people, world-class content and a strong work ethic. If this feels like a position you would thrive in, please apply by attaching your CV and cover letter here.

We hope you enjoy the summer break as much as we do! While we are taking some time off, the feedback on your application may take a little bit longer. Enjoy your vacation!

Nordic Entertainment Group (NENT Group) is committed to equality and diversity and we welcome applications from all qualified individuals regardless of ethnicity, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, disability, and marital status. We want to make sure your recruitment experience is the best it can be – so, if you’re selected for an interview, please let us know if there are any adjustments we can make to accommodate you.

NENT Group is the Nordic region’s leading entertainment provider. We entertain millions of people every day with our streaming services, TV channels and radio stations – while our production companies create exciting original content for media companies around the world. We make life more entertaining by expanding people’s horizons with everything from live sports and music, tomovies, series and our own Nordic originals.