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Product Owner

Are you a seasoned Digital Product Owner with a passion for transforming visions into exceptional technology solutions? Do you thrive in a collaborative and agile environment, where your expertise bridges the gap between client dreams and our team's execution? If you're nodding enthusiastically, keep reading – we've got the perfect role for you!

The Gig

  • Position: Digital Product Owner
  • Type: Full-time, Remote
  • Location: Anywhere (South African Nationals Only)

What You'll Do

  • Drive client intake and technical discovery for exciting new projects.
  • Coordinate seamlessly with production teams to define project scope and specifications.
  • Interpret business requirements and craft innovative solutions with a keen eye on cost/benefit analysis.
  • Be the efficient liaison between clients, project managers, designers, and developers.
  • Clearly articulate product features, functionality, and expected behaviors to all stakeholders.
  • Collaborate with clients to shape user personas and journey mapping.
  • Steer the product roadmap, including feature prioritization and release planning.
  • Prioritize and manage the product backlog, ensuring tasks align with business goals.
  • Oversee changes to scope and deliverables while maintaining product scope.
  • Ensure the delivery of fully functional, top-notch products and features.
  • Create clear briefs and tasks for the production team, communicating requirements effectively.
  • Define acceptance criteria for completed work, ensuring high-quality deliverables.
  • Foster a common understanding of requirements and solutions across teams.

What You Offer

  • Proven experience as a Product Owner in a digital agency setting.
  • Strong understanding of Agile methodologies.
  • Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills.
  • Ability to make informed decisions quickly and under pressure.
  • Deep knowledge of user-experience design patterns.
  • Expertise in content architecture planning and modeling.
  • Previous end-to-end experience with enterprise-level websites.
  • Technical, engineering, or development background, preferably in Financial Services or Fintech.


  • Bring your A-game as a key player in our dynamic team.
  • Thrive in a highly functional agile environment.
  • Understand and translate our clients' business objectives into clear functional requirements.
  • Drive projects with a focus on time and change management.
  • Demonstrate an unwavering commitment to delivering exceptional digital products.
  • Embrace challenges with a positive, solution-oriented mindset.

A budding team of fun and professional creatives.

At Funtown Studio, we're not just a digital product design agency; we're a passionate group of individuals dedicated to supporting startups and turning their visions into digital reality. Our team is a delightful blend of fun, off-beat, hard-working folks who believe in the power of creativity and collaboration.

We're on the lookout for a Digital Product Owner who's not just passionate about product ownership but also ready to sprinkle some joy and creativity into our rapidly growing team. If you're ready for an exciting ride with a team that balances professionalism with playfulness, hit us up! Send your CV, portfolio, and a sprinkle of your personality to iwanttowork@funtownstudio.com! 🚀