The South China Morning Post is a leading news media company that has reported on China and Asia for more than a century with global impact. Founded in 1903, SCMP is headquartered in Hong Kong, where it is the city’s newspaper of record, with a growing correspondent staff across Asia and the United States. Our vision is to “Elevate Thought”, and our mission is to “Lead the global conversation about China”. The South China Morning Post is a global digital news leader with a unique role in championing the plurality of voices in Asia through its breadth and depth of news coverage. SCMP is committed to informing and inspiring through journalism of the highest standards. Apart from its flagship newspaper, SCMP also publishes news 24/7 on SCMP.com. In 2020, SCMP became the first news organisation in Asia to join the Trust Project, a consortium of top news companies developing global transparency standards for credible journalism.

Additionally, SCMP publishes a portfolio of premium lifestyle and fashion titles in Hong Kong including Cosmopolitan, ELLE, Esquire and, Harper’s BAZAAR. SCMP is also home to Abacus, a digital news brand focused on China's tech industry; Inkstone, a daily news brief for those curious about China's growing impact around the world; and Goldthread, a content platform with a focus on food, travel and culture in China.

Product Manager

Job Responsibilities:

  • Lead a cross-functional project team, with an emphasis on quality and timeliness of delivery

  • Identify market opportunities, plan and execute new product development from conceptual stages through the full product lifecycle

  • Participate in the design and development process to ensure products are highly functional and visually compelling

  • Develop and prioritise product feature requirements, working with internal and external engineering teams and business end-users

  • Refine product strategy for developing and sustaining audiences for the online businesses

  • Own the product roadmap and continuously support product growth. Provide competitive intelligence, market trends, and manage ongoing testing for new product features and refinement

 

Job Requirements:

 

  • Degree in any discipline with strong Computer Science or related Engineering acumen

  • At least 5 years of product management or equivalent consultant experience

  • Passion for media and/or news and what we are trying to achieve

  • Strong business acumen who can lead the thinking on how to develop, monetize and sustain online businesses

  • Natural entrepreneurial qualities to make things happen given project ambiguity and dependencies on other parties

  • Organized and methodical with proven project management experience, who can handle multiple simultaneous projects at various stages of completion

  • Able to demonstrate creativity, problem solving and analytical skills

  • Strong communication skills with excellent command of English

  • Candidates with less experience will be considered as Associate Product Manager

 

 

Work location will be at Causeway Bay office

 

 

Interested parties please send curriculum vitae with full career details, salary history, availability and expected salary to the People Department, 19/F, Tower One, Times Square, 1 Matheson Street, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong or by clicking  .

 

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