The Barcelona Mobile World Capital Foundation is currently searching for a product manager to join our GoingDigital programme team!
We are thinking of someone with four years of experience in strategic or business consultancy and with interest in new digital technologies. These requirements are a must! Are you the Rock Star we are looking for? Keep reading, this is of your interest!

Reports to:
Digital Transformation Programme Director
Position:
Permanent
Base:
Barcelona

So, what are all these Digital Transformation Programme and its initiatives about?

The Digital Transformation programme is designed to make Barcelona a reference in the deployment of value-added services for the citizen and to improve the competitiveness in city strategic industries, through the use of digital technology. This why we just love this programme!
One huge and important part of our Digital Transformation area is the GoingDigital programme.
The GoingDigital programme is about making known the new technological trends and how they are going to transform organizations, business and industries, through innovative top content and exciting experience. We will learn how digital is transforming our life, which are the challenges coming and how to face them.
We already have a full-time talented team dedicated to create and conceptualize and implement the knowledge programme, and now, we need your expertise to help us achieve our goals!

What will be your responsibilities?

Just to get a general idea, you will be in charge of:

  • Define the content (knowledge) strategy of GoingDigital programme. What are the objectives pursued, proposed market value, which are pursued for KPI data to help us improve.
  • Validate, challenge and evolve the product portfolio.
  • Conceptualize and structure the content programs and the user experience aligned with the GoingDigital value proposition.
  • Define the action plan and help on the “go-to-market” process for the different product portfolio. Launch and learn with lean approach.
  • Articulate storytelling and product sales argumentations.
  • Budget management and funding model and resources.
  • Identify future opportunities in terms of content, market analysis, and benchmarks.
  • Look, finds and structure complicities with the stakeholders needed for the projects and programme success.
  • Work closely with teams within Mobile World Capital from other programmes to identify synergies.
  • Be updated with latest news, trends, etc. to identify key players and the top trends.

We will be happy to provide you with more details during the interview so that you gain more understanding of the initiative’s project!

Required skills and experience:

  • 4+ years of required experience in consultancy with analytical skills and excellent attention to detail. Business consulting experience preferable.
  • 4+ years of experience in project management positions: demonstrated success leading and executing innovative and multi-stakeholder projects.
  • 4+ years of experience in project management in tourism, retail, health, city services or transport industries is preferable.
  • Digital ecosystem knowledge with understanding about new technology trends and their impact on traditional businesses and the economy.
  • High capacity for organization, planning and management.
  • A technical degree is a plus (telecommunications engineering or similar).
  • Fluency in English, Spanish and Catalan, both verbal and written.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, capable to interact with people at all levels.
  • Communication and presentation skills to audiences gaining buy-in to your recommendations and insights.
  • Team player with experience of working in a consultative and facilitative environment.
  • Action-oriented and results driven, proactive and autonomous.
  • Have strategic mind and hands-on delivery required.
  • Excellent in the productivity tools (powerpoint, excel, word).

Method of assessment:

  • Competency-based interview with HR Manager
  • Interview with CEO and GoingDigital Manager/Director
  • Technical testing during interview

MOBILE WORLD CAPITAL BARCELONA
Mobile World Capital Barcelona is an initiative driving the mobile and digital transformation of society while helping improve people’s lives globally.

With support of the public and private sector throughout Barcelona, Catalonia and Spain, MWCapital focuses on three areas: the digital empowerment; the digital transformation; and the digital innovation through entrepreneurship.
Have a look to our website! There is plenty of information available and updated on a daily basis!

What about our people?
The DNA of our people is unique. We are a team of young, result-oriented people who love technology and entrepreneurship. Age is not a qualifier factor for sharing your passion. We all have different backgrounds of expertise and we enjoy working together as a single multi-disciplinary team, learning on a daily basis from our colleagues. We really don’t mind getting down to work on
operational tasks to those which require a full strategy circle. This is a unique opportunity and we are waiting for you!

MWCapital Package
Mobile World Capital Barcelona is able to provide suitably motivated candidates with a competitive salary along with a first class working environment, access to all of the key decision makers in a one of the largest and most progressive industry, and the content to keep a curious mind engaged.