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Product Manager (3-Months Japan Secondment)

Circles Tokyo
EN: none
JP: none
Employment Type
Full time


  • Product Strategy: Develop and execute a clear product strategy that aligns with the company's vision, ensuring product roadmaps are well-defined and prioritized.
  • Cross-Functional Collaboration: Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams, including design, engineering, marketing, and data analytics, to ensure the successful delivery of product initiatives.
  • Market Research: Stay current with industry trends, market dynamics, and customer preferences, conducting in-depth market research to identify new opportunities and challenges.
  • Product Development: Oversee the end-to-end product development process, from ideation and concept validation to launch and post-launch optimization.
  • Metrics and Analytics: Define and track key performance indicators (KPIs) to measure product success and iterate on features based on data-driven insights.
  • Customer Focus: Champion the customer voice within the organization, advocating for user-centered design and continuous improvement of the customer experience.
  • Risk Management: Identify potential risks and develop mitigation strategies to ensure the successful delivery of products on time and within budget.
  • Stakeholder Communication: Effectively communicate product updates, progress, and outcomes to internal and external stakeholders, including executives and investors.


  • Minimum of 7 years of experience in product management, preferably in consumer-facing tech companies.
  • Proven track record of successfully leading product teams and delivering consumer products that have achieved market success.
  • Strong understanding of user-centered design principles and the ability to champion the customer's perspective.
  • Exceptional strategic thinking, problem-solving, and decision-making skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to influence and collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.
  • Data-driven mindset with the ability to leverage analytics to inform product decisions.
  • Strong project management and organizational skills.
  • Bachelor's degree in business, computer science, or a related field (MBA is a plus).

About the Company

Founded in 2014, Circles is a global technology company reimagining the telco industry with its SaaS platform - Circles X, helping telco operators launch and operate successful digital brands through its offerings.

Having pioneered a successful blueprint for disrupting the telco space in Singapore, Circles has since launched its own digital telco, Circles.Life, in Singapore, Taiwan and Australia. Circles has also partnered with other telco operators to launch digital services, enabling our partners to accelerate growth and capture market share within a short period of time.

Today, Circles is partnering with operators in 14 countries to deliver delightful digital experiences to millions of people through our businesses.

We are backed by global investors such as Sequoia, Warburg Pincus, EDBI and Founders Fund – renowned backers of industry-shaking innovators.