Lead Product Manager

Sheikh Zayed City, Giza
Product /
Full-time /
About Us

dru, the Middle East and Africa’s first lifestyle and health management app is a new and exciting experience that is built specifically to cater to the needs of individuals that are diabetic, pre-diabetic, obese, or are simply looking to lead a healthier life. Powered by Almouneer (the region’s leading digital transformation platform), dru offers a multitude of features to give agency and control to its users on their wellness journey. 
Some of dru's features include keeping track of and continuously monitoring blood sugar and blood pressure levels, having a full and organized repository of medical records, and connecting to numerous continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) devices. In addition to the full 360-degree health visibility which dru offers, users also get round-the-clock access to a dedicated medical support team available through dru’s in-app chat. Our scalable platform uses cutting-edge patient and doctor-facing applications, as well as an extensive provider network to connect our users to doctors and nurses as required.

About the role

We are looking for a Lead Product Manager with a genuine enthusiasm for crafting products that resonate with customers. You'll thrive in a dynamic, high-paced setting, collaborating with cross-functional teams to conceptualize, develop, and launch products aligned with the company's vision and strategy. As a Lead Product Manager, you'll be at the helm of product development and management, working closely with teams spanning engineering, design, marketing, operations, and sales to ensure the seamless execution of product strategies. In essence, you'll be instrumental in steering the success of a suite of products, driving effective strategies, fostering collaboration with cross-functional teams, and ensuring customer satisfaction.

Core Duties

    • Develop and implement a comprehensive product strategy for the product portfolio, leveraging market research, customer insights, and growth opportunities.
    • Create and maintain a product roadmap, outlining development timelines and pivotal milestones for new feature releases. This involves prioritizing features based on customer feedback, market trends, and business objectives.
    • Lead a team of product managers, identifying their strengths and growth areas, and providing guidance for skill-building and professional development. You'll proactively nurture your team's careers, seeking opportunities for their advancement within the company.
    • Collaborate closely with engineering teams to define product requirements, review designs, and ensure timely delivery of high-quality products. Regular progress meetings and adjustments are key to meeting project deadlines.
    • Monitor market trends, competitive landscape, and customer feedback to identify opportunities for innovation or enhancement. Conduct market research studies, analyze user survey data, and stay abreast of industry best practices.
    • Engage with internal stakeholders, including sales, marketing, executives, and customers, to gather feedback on existing products and insights for future enhancements. Regular meetings and presentations will be crucial for communicating product updates and gathering valuable input.
    • Plan and execute successful product launches by collaborating with marketing teams to develop go-to-market strategies, create marketing collateral, conduct sales team training, and monitor post-launch performance.
    • Monitor key performance indicators (KPIs) to evaluate the success of product initiatives and make data-driven decisions for future improvements. Analyze sales data, customer feedback, and usage metrics to pinpoint areas for enhancement or potential new features.

About You

    • Have 6-10 years of product management experience, including leadership of cross-functional teams and simultaneous management of multiple products or projects.
    • Strong leadership abilities are essential for effectively guiding and motivating teams of product managers, engineers, designers, and other stakeholders.
    • Possess a strategic mindset to align the product roadmap with the company's overarching goals and vision. Analyze market trends, customer needs, and the competitive landscape to make informed decisions.
    • Deep understanding of the product management lifecycle, including market research, defining product requirements, feature prioritization, user testing, and successful product launches.
    • Excellent communication skills are imperative for seamless collaboration with cross-functional teams and stakeholders at all levels of the organization. Clearly articulate your vision, influence others, and present complex ideas concisely.
    • Strong analytical prowess to gather and interpret data from diverse sources such as user feedback, market research, and analytics tools. Utilize data-driven insights to make informed decisions about the product strategy.
    • A technical background or understanding of software development processes is a significant advantage
    • Proficiency in project management methodologies and tools is crucial for overseeing product timelines, budgets, and resources, ensuring successful product delivery.
    • Thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment where priorities may shift rapidly. Be adaptable and capable of pivoting strategies based on market feedback or internal changes.