Job title: Product Control & Assurance Manager
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Annual
Salary: negotiable
Job published: 23-07-2019
Job ID: 35145

Job Description


We(Gempool) work for one of the fastest growing e-Commerce Company in Ireland, which is looking to expand their platform development & client delivery teams and have numerous big retail clients.

Role Description

Reporting directly to the VP of Product Management, the Product Control & Assurance Manager will be responsible for ensuring that all applicable regulatory and risk standards identified by Enterprise Risk and Legal are implemented as required. Working alongside the Enterprise Risk Team, you will ensure that all Product initiatives are assessed against current Risk and Legal requirements and engage with Enterprise Risk and Legal on all non-standard features and developments.

Key responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain a list of current Risk and Legal requirements relating to Product features.
  • Assess each new product development and initiative against current standards and engage with Enterprise Risk and Legal (as appropriate) if there are any proposed deviations from approved standards.
  • In conjunction with Enterprise Risk overseeing the implementation, monitoring and identification of key regulatory changes that may impact product design.
  • Participating in industry groups and trade association working groups or other forums.
  • Leading initiatives and managing strategic project work streams with a results-driven focus to deliver solutions, including coordinating the implementation of applicable regulatory requirements.
  • Keep abreast and informed of key developments within the eCommerce industry in terms of product development.
  • In conjunction with Legal and Enterprise Risk analyse and scope the impact of new regulatory developments.
  • Providing assurance that proposed product features and development are in line with prescribed standards.
  • Designing and lead product compliance and control reviews under the direction of Enterprise Risk.
  • Escalate all non-standard product features to Enterprise Risk for review.
  • Strong ability to understand and operationalise regulatory and risk requirements into product design features.

Essential Qualifications & Experience

  • 3+ years’ experience in a technology-orientated role within the eCommerce industry.
  • Experienced in working across a range of different internal stakeholders such as Legal, Finance, Marketing and Operations.
  • Appropriate 3rd level qualification.
  • Understanding of relevant consumer regulations.