Senior Product Manager
Fincrime, Kyc
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours

1,001-5,000 employees

Mobile app for fee-free financial services in Africa
Company Overview
Wave Mobile Money is a trailblazer in the financial technology sector, addressing the significant issue of financial inclusion in Africa by providing accessible, fee-free services. The company's robust mobile app, which allows for cash deposits, withdrawals, and both peer-to-peer and business payments, has gained millions of users in Senegal and Cote D'Ivoire, demonstrating its wide acceptance and effectiveness. Wave's commitment to making Africa a cashless continent, coupled with its user-friendly technology that simplifies transactions such as school fee payments, sets it apart in the industry and makes it an exciting place to work.

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding





Dakar, Senegal

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

United Kingdom
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Product Design
Data Analysis
  • Experienced Product Manager in the digital space
  • Strong knowledge in the Finance/FinTech and FinCrime space
  • Creative thinker, problem-solver, strong communicator across various levels of stakeholders
  • Driven and thriving when taking full ownership for your product area
  • Hands-on and enjoy working in a dynamic environment
  • Natural self-starter
  • Build strong relationships with development team
  • Work to good agile practices and collaborate effectively with product design
  • Natural leader, leading initiatives from ideas to delivery
  • Good understanding of relevant technology and its application to the business
  • Strong experience managing multiple priorities in a fast-moving environment
  • Proven track record of being a great communicator
  • Not afraid of taking on ambiguous initiatives and turning them into clear goals and outcomes
  • Knowledgeable about Agile/Lean software delivery methodologies and practices
  • Experience in gathering functional and nonfunctional requirements, writing user stories, and mapping out processes
  • Team player with a commercial mindset to drive tech work for highest business impact
  • Good technical and business understanding based on previous experience in financial services/compliance
  • Strong understanding of current regulations and best practices in compliance
  • Manage integration work with technology partners from ideation to delivery on production and beyond
  • Work against tight regulatory deadlines
  • Build and manage stakeholder relationships to gather needs across 50 countries
  • Shape the strategy for the KYC domain across both ZEPZ remittance brands
  • Manage vendor relationships and integrations for customer verification, workflow management, and more
  • Scope, plan, and deliver global feature rollouts in the KYC domain
  • Develop a clear and coherent product strategy within your area that aligns with the company's vision
  • Maintain a strong focus on delivering business and user value
  • Play a crucial role in supporting the growth and scalability of the business
  • Take ownership and drive the metrics within your area, helping define success and the path to achieve it
  • Collaborate closely with stakeholders throughout the organization to deeply understand problems, identify opportunities, and explore potential solutions
  • Effectively manage stakeholders, knowing when to listen and when to deliver challenging messages
  • Continuously strive to gain a deep understanding of our customers through research and data analysis
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience in integrating API product capabilities
  • Breadth of industry knowledge in the space of financial services and financial crime